calls for artists

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Call for Artists & Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Deadline June 18, 2019

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for Spring 2019. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information visit […]

Art in the Country Fine Arts & Authors Festival

Deadline June 20, 2019

A 2-day outdoor festival (with some indoor features) of fine arts and crafts and Oregon authors. Food, wine and hand crafted beer. Continuous music entertainment and authors’ readings, short theater presentations, live demos. Kids’ art activities all day. 26+ artists booths, 25+ authors represented. All artists are juried in from samples of their work. Very […]

Call for Artists: Mira Mesa Community Park Public Art Project

Deadline June 20, 2019

The City of San Diego is seeking applications from interested qualified artists to provide public art services for the Mira Mesa Community Park Public Art Project. An artist or artist team is sought to design, fabricate and transport permanent, site-specific artwork and consult during installation of artwork at the site by the City. Art Budget: […]

Visionary fiction anthology looking for writers + artists

Deadline June 21, 2019

submit your work to super / natural: cooperative anthology for visionary art + fiction ~ super / natural is a nod to “supernatural,” defined by google as “attributed to some force beyond scientific understanding or the laws of nature.” by that definition, we are looking for submissions in the mystical realm – visionary and speculative […]

Pacific Northwest Illustrators + Designers for Unique Opportunity

Deadline June 22, 2019

Are you a local emerging artist? Do you find inspiration in the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest? Looking for an opportunity to work with a eco-minded Portland-based gift label? Apply to Badge Bomb’s Open Call for design and illustrations! Badge Bomb is seeking to expand their Pacific Northwest collections with the help of an […]

Aggregate Animated Shorts Open Call Third Annual International Experimental Animated Short Film Festival

Deadline June 23, 2019

Aggregate Animated Shorts Third Annual International Short Film Festival 5 July – 3 August 2019 Open Call Deadline: June 23, 11:59 PM Aggregate Animated Shorts Open Call Third Annual International Experimental Animated Short Film Festival ASG is pleased to announce our “Third Annual International Experimental Animated Short Film Festival”. We will be accepting films from […]

Marion County Trashion Show and Exhibit

Deadline June 24, 2019

Deadline to Apply | June 24, 20197 Notice of Acceptance | June 28, 2019 Trashion Show | July 14, 2019 PURPOSE Fusing trash and fashion, trashion promotes waste-reduction and consumption alternatives through thoughtful use of reuse materials, fashion, and design. The Marion County Fair Trashion Exhibit provides an opportunity for adults and youth ages 8 […]

Boise City Depot Bench Neighborhood Public Art

Deadline June 26, 2019

BUDGET: $70,000 DEADLINE: June 26th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m., local time OPPORTUNITY Boise City invites public artists to apply for an opportunity to design and fabricate public artwork(s) for the public right-of-way along Vista Avenue in the Depot Bench Neighborhood in Boise, ID. The artwork will be sited in a terraced, landscaped area along a […]

Sunny Art Prize 2019: Call for Artists

Deadline June 30, 2019

The Prize
The Sunny Art Prize is the first program outside of museological institutions that envisions the decentralisation of the art world as a way to broaden the horizons of both artists and the communities they engage with. The Prize is organised annually by the Sunny Art Centre in London, and offers a selection of thirty […]

Murze Summer Film Festival

Deadline June 30, 2019

Submissions are now open for the Murze Summer Film Festival This celebration of film will take place across our website throughout July and August. The Murze homepage and our social media platforms will be filled with changing film from a wide variety of artists and filmmakers over the two month period. We will be accepting […]

Sunny Art Prize 2019

Deadline June 30, 2019

Open Call for Artists – About the Art Prize The Sunny Art Prize is an international art prize hosted by Sunny Art Centre, London. This fine art competition in the UK is a global platform offering art opportunities to emerging and established artists to showcase their artworks internationally. The exhibiting galleries are located in cities across the […]

Incandescent Issue Sixteen Call for Photography

Deadline June 30, 2019

Incandescent is a bi-annual zine that features emerging photographers working with color film. It is curated and produced by Pine Island Press. Over the last seven years Incandescent has featured the work of over 300 photographers from almost 50 countries.

Strange Figurations

Deadline June 30, 2019

Strange Figurations is an international, thematic group exhibition curated and hosted by the Limner Gallery. The exhibition is open to all interpretations of the concept, Strange Figurations, which would include surreal, visionary and generally all out of the ordinary figurative art. The show is open to all media, techniques and styles from realist to expressionistic. […]

Call for Exhibition Proposals for 2020

Deadline June 30, 2019

The Chehalem Cultural Center is accepting proposals for exhibitions in the 2020 calendar year. The Chehalem Cultural Center galleries are home to a diverse range of exhibitions that illuminate the power of human expression, inspire creativity and stimulate conversation. Our galleries feature artwork in all mediums from nationally and internationally known artists, Northwest artists and […]

Hudson Valley MOCA 1st Annual Juried Exhibition

Deadline June 30, 2019

Hudson Valley MOCA’s 1st Annual Juried Exhibition will showcase a variety of perspectives and practices within the contemporary visual arts. Juried by Legacy Russell, Associate Curator of Exhibitions at The Studio Museum in Harlem, this exhibition will unite a multitude of voices, both local and national, to explore our contemporary moment and the unique work […]

Iversen Center for Faith Request for Proposals

Deadline July 01, 2019

The University of St. Thomas invites artists’ proposals for new integrated artworks for the Iversen Center for Faith. Designed by Opus Design Build, L.L.C., this 23,000 square foot subterranean glass addition will create a contemporary touch to the Classical Revival architecture of the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas, designed by Emmanuel Masqueray in 1916. The […]

Iversen Center for Faith Artwork Request for Proposals

Deadline July 01, 2019

Are you an artist with an interest in portraying the spiritual through the visual arts? The University of St. Thomas invites artists to submit proposals for original artwork to be included as part of the new multi-denominational Iversen Center for Faith, located on the St. Paul, Minnesota campus. To apply, visit Application Deadline: July […]

WSCC Addition: Party Room

Deadline July 03, 2019

The Washington State Convention Center and Pine Street Group seek an artist or artist-led team to create a site-specific artwork for a dramatic and highly visible site. Within Seattle’s newly expanding Convention Center, The Party Room is a cantilevered space extending event activities at the Ballroom (6th floor) level. Below this event space is an […]

Call for Artists: Cityscape 2020

Deadline July 04, 2019

Call for Artists: Cityscape 2020 CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in “Cityscape 2020.” We are open to photography, painting, 2D digital art, video art, interactive art, and installation art dealing with urban landscape, urbanization, and urban life & issues. *Deadline: July 4, 2019 *The categories include: -Painting, Drawing, and Print -Sculpture & Installation […]

RFP for Native Sculpture

Deadline July 08, 2019

Kimberly Kent Art Broker is looking for an artist or artist team who can produce an exterior sculpture or sculptures in a small courtyard space. To work with the space, the sculpture should utilize vertical space in the design and should coordinate with the building’s exterior materials of batten, board, and wood panels. The proposed […]

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