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2020 Annual juried show

Deadline May 01, 2020

Every year Allied Arts hosts a juried show. 2020’s show runs from June 30 through August 14, 2020. Entries must be received by May 1, 2020. Up to four entries; $12/entry for members, $15/entry for non-members. See website for more details.

2020 LOCAL 14 Call For Artists

Deadline March 15, 2020

Lake Oswego Art & Craft League, LOCAL 14, announces a call to artists for their annual juried art show and sale, to be held October 2-4, 2020, at the World Forestry Center in Portland, OR. We are inviting west coast artists from California to Alaska, including British Columbia and Idaho to submit an application. A […]

2021 Call for Artists | Paragon Arts Gallery

Deadline May 01, 2020

The Paragon Arts Gallery is an educational and community space located in Portland Community College’s Paragon Arts Resource Building along with PCC Cascade’s printmaking studio. We are committed to exhibiting work of high artistic quality and cultural relevance. Mindful of our role as a member of the Humboldt community we are especially interested in proposals […]

61 ! Commissions for Public Art

Deadline February 29, 2020

Please click to apply online for 61 (yes, 61!) new works of public art for 7 new District of Columbia Government buildings in Washington, DC. Works include two and three-dimensional sculpture, murals, mixed-media, mosaics, graphics, glass, suspended, art furniture, and more. Why so many commissions? Our architects, agency clients and stakeholders have really appreciated […]


Deadline March 01, 2020

Abstract art is what happens inside the head and manifests itself in many mediums. It’s the study of line, curve, and the opposite of realism or objectivism. Give us your best abstract art for an amazing art call. DEADLINE FOR THIS ONLINE OPEN ART CALL: March 1, 2020 Art calls are open to all local, […]

Art in the Gardens 2020

Deadline March 13, 2020

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens invites artists (open to all art mediums) to submit an application to exhibit their original work at the 28th Art in the Gardens held on Saturday, August 1 from 11AM to 5PM. This celebration of creative expression, gorgeous gardens, music, beer, wine, and food attracts as many as 1,500 visitors each […]

Art in the Park

Deadline February 23, 2020

Art in the Park, our unique summer exhibition, embodies the incredible beauty and rich history of the Pacific Northwest. Drawing 25,000 visitors, our Festival promotes and showcases the work of regionally and nationally recognized makers in a broadly inclusive venue. We seek dedicated artists, designers, and craftsfolk who draw inspiration from this unique part of […]

Art of Healing

Deadline May 31, 2020

St. Anthony Hospital Foundation is hosting The Art of Healing Art walk on Saturday June 6th, 2020 at the Pendleton Heritage Station Park. We are hosting this event to raise awareness about the transformative and restorative role that art can have in the healing process. We see this as a celebration of the power of […]

Arte Natura

Deadline February 29, 2020

Arte Natura is a thematic exhibition based on art inspired by the natural world. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, May 7 – 30, 2020 and is open to all artists working in any media. All interpretations of the theme are acceptable, including landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and fauna and human figuration as part of the natural […]

Artist-In-Residence 2020 Open AIR Opportunties

Deadline March 01, 2020

Open AIR, located in Missoula, Montana has Artist-In-Residence 2020 Opportunities! Application Deadline is 2020-03-01. The start date for these residencies is 2020-06-29 and ends 2020-10-21. Open AIR is a place-based Artist-in-Residence program that connects artists with culturally, historically and ecologically significant locations through collaborative partnerships in Western Montana. With innovative opportunities available in places such […]

Artsfest ’20 Fine Arts Festival

Deadline March 31, 2020

Call for Artists – Artsfest ’20 Fine Arts Festival, Solomons, MD Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20, 2020, 10am-5pm both days Join us for our 27th Anniversary! Artsfest is an annual juried arts festival held at beautiful Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, in Solomons, Maryland, where the Patuxent River meets the Chesapeake Bay. […]

ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit

Deadline March 09, 2020

ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit is a 6-week juried art exhibition and sale at the Albuquerque Museum, organized by the Albuquerque Museum Foundation. ArtsThrive has a significant reputation in the art collecting community and is attended by gallery owners, established patrons and new collectors. Its overall scope is very diverse, representing a wide range of […]

Artworks for Downtown Police Station

Deadline February 26, 2020

The 0.85-acre property is located at 2223 W. Fairview Avenue, in downtown’s West End, and includes an existing 4,344 square-foot building which formerly served as a fast food chain, donut shop and most recently an LGBTQ+ nightclub. The artwork(s) will be located on a fence which will surround a parking lot for fleet and service […]

Beaverton Ten Tiny Dances

Deadline March 19, 2020

Beaverton Ten Tiny Dances presents the work of exemplary contemporary and traditional choreographers on a 4’ x 4’ stage in non-conventional sites. This event engages, surprises, delights, and perhaps challenges the community around art in public spaces, and highlights the artistic and cultural diversity of Beaverton.

Black & White 2020 – OPEN CALL

Deadline February 28, 2020

◾️We’re holding a call for artists for our month-long group show! This month’s theme is “Black & White.” We are accepting artwork submissions based in black, white and grey tones. While the work doesn’t require a complete absence of color it should be mostly derived from the combination of black and white. ◽️ Artists can […]

Black and White Show

Deadline March 05, 2020

Grey Cube Gallery proudly presents the first Black & White Show for the month of February 2020. Contest is open to all artists worldwide over 18 years of age. Entries must include the black and white or shades of gray as the primary focus. All visual art mediums (except video and sound) are allowed. The […]

Call for 2021 Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Deadline June 17, 2020

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 season of site-specific artist installations. We’re again offering two funding levels: $7,500 per standard project, and $15,000 per Criminal Justice Today project. The deadline for proposals is June 17, 2020. For guidelines and to apply, visit

Call for Art: Emotional Logic – 2D & 3D

Deadline March 15, 2020

2D, 3D, social practice, digital media, sound, and installation, and large scale artwork will be consider. “You are Not a Robot” takes a positive, humorous, honest, and unflinching look at ourselves as humans. This exhibit examines humanity’s emotional logical, bringing together artwork and projects that reflect the familiar complexities of life; asking questions with no […]

Call for Artists

Deadline February 23, 2020

What story does your art tell? The 57th annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is seeking local, national and international artists for three distinct art exhibits. Each exhibit highlights a unique art medium and theme, and all work will be seen by nearly 25,000 Festival goers this June 26-28, 2020. This year’s exhibits include: […]

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