Monday, December 31, 2007
GALLERY SEEKS EXHIBITION PROPOSALS - January 10, 2008
Currently seeking proposals for the 08/09 season. Open to professional artists nation-wide. All media, cutting edge contemporary themes preferred. Main gallery space is 77'x30' with 12' walls, 24' vaulted ceiling, additional 32'x16' space. No fees, no limitations. 40% commission on sales. A new 3 person exhibition each month with solos in the smaller space.
Please send application to:
621 Industrial Dr
Tallahassee FL 32310
INTERNATIONAL DRAWING EXHIBITION - March 14, 2008
"DRAW IN" with the aim of bringing together works among the ideas from many artists with different Nationalities. The exhibition will be held both at the gallery space and an internet page on 16th April till 27th April 2008. Entry fee.
Korkeavuorenkatu 27 sisapiha
358 45 133 0923http://email@example.com
VIRGINIA REGIONAL ART EXHIBITION - March 3,2008
AWARDS $1000. Open to Virginia Resident Artists, 2-D Media, No Photo, completed in the last 2 years. Wood or metal frames/wired Ready to hang. Show April 26 ,2008 – June 28, 2008. Sales encouraged – 25% commission. Entry fee.
The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education
Montpelier VA 23192
NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION - February 1, 2008
March 10–April 18, 2008. The competition is open to all artists 18 years and older and to all two-dimensional wall-hung work. All entries must be no larger than 36 inches in any dimension and weigh no more than 15 pounds. Entries will be judged from slides or CDs. Digital files should be no larger than 6mb at 300 dpi and saved as jpegs. All slide entries must be high quality 35 mm slides, plastic or paper. Selected artists will be notified by email where possible. OIA receives 20% of the purchase price on any sold work. Entry fee.
For a prospectus send an SASE to:
Organization of Independent Artists
45 W 21 St #504
New York NY 10010
NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION - March 3, 2008
AWARDS $1900. Open to U.S. Artists, 2-D Media (No Photos), completed in last 2 years. Wood or Metal Frames/Wired Ready to Hang. Up to 2 slides or Digital CD. Juror: Joe DiBello. Show April 26, 2008-June 28, 2008. Sales encouraged 25% commission. Entry fee.
The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education
Montpelier VA 23192
Saturday, December 29, 2007
CALL FOR ART FESTIVAL ENTRIES - March 30, 2008
Art and craft vendors are invited to participate in the 8th Annual Bloomingfest in historic downtown West Chicago, IL on May 17, 2008 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Activities for this one-day festival include the West Chicago Garden Club's perennial and annual plant sale, Art/Craft fair, 5k Run/Walk, Master Gardeners from the University of Illinios/Cooperative Extension Service, music, children's activities and food booths. Entry fee.
City of West Chicago
Friday, December 28, 2007
CALL FOR ART ABOUT MUSIC - March 30, 2008
All work must have a musical theme or relate to music and/or musicians. This show is open to all artists 18 and older. The Renaissance Gallery is open to new and experimental works as well as traditional art. For more information, please feel free to contact the gallery during regular business hours, Wednesday through Saturday 12-4 pm and Sunday 1-4 pm. Entry fee.
The Renaissance Art Gallery
900 Eighth St Suite 20
Huntington WV firstname.lastname@example.org
YOUTH THEATER AUDITIONS FOR OLIVER! - January 26, 2008
Open auditions will be held on the Mainstage at Pheasant Run on Wednesday, January 23, 2008 from 5:00 - 9:00 pm and Saturday, January 26, 2008 from 10:00 am - 2:30 pm. No appointment is necessary. Interested children should prepare a one-minute monologue and 16 bars of a song (bring sheet music for accompanist). Children may be asked to do a cold reading from the script, and Cockney and English accents are very beneficial. Dance training is helpful, but not necessary. Children should bring a headshot and resume.
Noble Fool Theatricals
Pheasant Run Resort
4051 E Main St
St Charles IL
CALL FOR PUBLIC MURAL PROPOSALS - February 29, 2008
The City of San Bruno, CA and the San Bruno Culture & Arts Commission are providing an opportunity for emerging and established artists to create two large scale, temporary, two-dimensional murals for display in a public outdoor space. Artists will provide the original design concept, paint the mural in sections, and fabricate the art piece to be mounted on a temporary structure at a prominent Downtown site. The competition is open to all greater San Francisco Bay Area artists eighteen years of age or older. The design is to be the original work of the artist. Artist collaborative teams are eligible to apply. Artists are required to submit their qualifications as well as a specific proposal for the designated sites. Each mural has a separate call for artists. Artists interested in developing proposals for each mural must submit two separate proposals. The project budgets will range from $10,000 to $30,000 based on the size of the murals being proposed. Entry fee.
Culture and Arts Commission Staff Liaison
CALL FOR FINE ART & CRAFTS - March 16, 2008
All artists in Florida are invited to enter up to three current works in any media for ART ENCOUNTER 2008. The fine art and contemporary craft exhibition will be installed from May 10 to June 29, 2008. The art association will present at least $3,000 in awards to artists selected by juror Brian Dursum, director and chief curator of the Lowe Museum, University of Miami. The awards will be announced during the Members’ Preview Reception and Awards Presentation from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 9. Entry fee.
The von Liebig Art Center
Home of the Naples Art Association
585 Park St
Naples FL 34102
Thursday, December 27, 2007
CALL FOR EXHIBITION PROPOSALS - February 1, 2008
Currently accepting applications for its 2009 exhibition schedule. This non-profit contemporary arts organization that is dedicated to advancing the careers of emerging and mid-career contemporary artists. Entry fee.
Flood Gallery Fine Art Center
109 Roberts Street
Asheville NC 28801
CALL FOR NARRATIVE ART - January 26, 2008
This exhibit will showcase narrative art, which is traditionally artwork that represents elements of stories. Narrative art has evolved from primitive hunting scenes in the caves of Lascaux, to medieval tapestries, to works by modern masters like Homer, Hopper, Wyeth and Currin. Tales I have Known artists are encouraged to interpret and illustrate their favorite tale, private moment or historic event. This exhibit is not juried. All work adhering to the theme and properly prepared for hanging will be exhibited. Limited to one entry per artist. Entry fee.
Deliver actual work to:
Visual Arts Exchange
325 Blake St
Raleigh NC 27601
Friday, December 21, 2007
CALL FOR EXHIBITION PROPOSALS - February 1, 2008
Now accepting proposals for the 2008 - 2009 exhibition season. Emerging and mid-career independent curators dedicated to developing their curatorial practice are encouraged to apply. This is an open curatorial call, however preference will be given to Brooklyn based curators. No entry fee.
Courtney J Wendroff
Brooklyn Arts Council
55 Washington St Stuite 218
Brooklyn NY 11201
Thursday, December 20, 2007
BEAUTY ARTICLE CONTEST - January 31, 2008
Contributor with the best article will be awarded $1,000, in a contest judged by three beauty experts: Lisa Hoffman (Founder of Lisa Hoffman Skincare Collection), Diane Da Costa (Celebrity Stylist & Author) and Lina Hanson (Celebrity Makeup Artist & blogger). Contributors are encouraged to write as many articles as they want. Articles can be about anything beauty related, including: beauty secret, icon, tips and tricks. 200 words min, US & Canada residents only. No entry fee.
My "It" Things Magazinehttp://email@example.com
FICTION WRITING CONTEST - February 29, 2008
Sponsored by W. W. Norton & Company. Open prompt--open to any style and genre, 250-500 words. Entry fee: $5. Awards: $200, $150, $100 plus gift certificates and W.W. Norton goodie bags. Winners will be published on WOW!, free downloadable e-book.
Women On Writinghttp://firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, December 17, 2007
CALL FOR MINIATURE & SMALL PRINTS - April 15, 2008
The Americas Biennial Exhibition will exhibit an international survey of contemporary miniature and small prints in all traditional and nontraditional print media, including photo mechanical & digitally informed, to be held beginning September 2008. No entry fee.
The Americas Biennial Exhibition
Austin TX 78704http://email@example.com
Sunday, December 16, 2007
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - January 3, 2008
Artists in Washington and Oregon are invited to submit qualifications for an exciting opportunity at Cromwell Park. The selected artist(s) will work with the design team to visually enhance the environment at this central location on Meridian Avenue N. The park project includes extensive stormwater management re-development as well as new paths, play areas, gathering places and paths. The artwork budget is $30,000. Entry fee.
The City of Shorelinehttp://firstname.lastname@example.org
NON-FICTION WRITING CONTEST - April 15, 2008
Writers are invited to submit manuscripts exploring the creative non-fiction form. Three winners will each receive $500 (plus publication payment). Previously published material, or material accepted elsewhere for publication, cannot be considered. Maximum entry length is 5000 words,
typed, double-spaced. Entry fee.
Creative Non-Fiction Contest
New Westminster BC V3L 5B2
JURIED ART SHOW - April 1, 2008
May 1-31, 2008. Acrylics, Graphics, Mixed Media, Oils, Pastels, and Watercolor. All
entries must be for sale. Entry fee.
For a prospectus mail a SASE to:
Harrison Art League
Harrison AR 72602-0831http://www.harrison-art-league.org
SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR EDUCATION PROGRAM AWARD - January 31, 2008
Inviting nominations for the 2008 Coming Up Taller Awards. In partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), we are embarking on the eleventh year of the Coming Up Taller Awards, which recognizes the accomplishments of exceptional arts and humanities after-school and out-of-school programs. Coming Up Taller finalists receive $10,000, an individualized plaque, and an invitation to attend the Coming Up Taller Leadership Enhancement Conference. No entry fee.
Coming Up Taller Awards Program
President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities
1100 Pennsylvania Av NW Suite 526
Washington DC 20506
Thursday, December 13, 2007
SEEKING GALLERY DIRECTOR - February 1, 2008
For the summer 2008 season (and hopefully beyond). Gallery represents accomplished mid-career artists and has been regularly reviewed in Boston and national publications. Salary plus commission - dates and hours somewhat flexible based on candidate. Gallery experience preferred, good people skills required and a sales orientation is a plus.
SUPPORT FOR PERFORMING ARTS TOURS - March 24, 2008
A program that supports performing arts tours through presenter consortia in the mid- Atlantic region. No entry fee.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
CALL FOR "ADULT" ART & COMEDY PERFORMERS - January 5, 2008
Somerville based artist and comics-maker putting together a dirty comics show at the Washington Street Arts Center in Somerville in the month of February and I'm trying to get the word out to artists who might have appropriate work to contribute. The theme is dirty as in pornographic/"adult" themed or funny/obscene/not for kids. I'm asking for submissions in the form of digital images with titles and prices. No entry fee.
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
CALL FOR CLIMATE CHANGE/ENVIRONMENTAL THEMED ART - January 24, 2008
Open to everybody who has something to say about current climate changes and in general any environmental issues. The art works will be shown from January 31 to February 10, 2008. The 30% commission from the sales of art work which is the gallery's share and the entry fees collected will be directed towards future funding of environmental campaigns. We also invite people with environmental awareness / interest to join us plan and promote the show. That includes directing the funds to the most effective way of campaigning for this cause. Entry fee.
Ben Navaee Gallery
1111 Queen Street East
Toronto ON M4M 1K7
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
$100,000 PUBLIC SCULPTURE COMPETITION - January 15, 2008
This is a commission to create a site-specific sculpture in Pomona, New York - 25 miles north of New York City. Up to five finalists will be selected from those applying to submit a full proposal. Finalists will receive an honorarium.
For full application Contact
Rockland County Arts in Public Places Program
Rockland Center for the Arts
27 S Greenbush Rd
West Nyack NY 10994
NATIONAL WATERCOLOR COMPETITION - January 21, 2008
April 6 - May 20, 2008, exhibition. $1000 to first prize winner. A total of $6000 in awards. Entry fee.
For a prospectus send a #10 SASE to:
Missouri Watercolor Society
1406 Kenwood Dr
Fulton MO 65251
Monday, December 10, 2007
CALL FOR FEMINIST ARTWORK - January 18, 2008
Seeking strong, political, feminist artwork for the March 2008 exhibition at ARC Gallery in Chicago, in conjunction with the national Feminist Art Project, commemorating 30 years of the Feminist Art Movement. Entry fee.
832 W Superior St #204
Chicago IL 60622http://email@example.com
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR VIDEO - January 11, 2008
Crawl Space artist-run gallery seeks video submissions from artists around the world for its second annual Centennial juried exhibition in February of 2008. As a fresh authority at the Seattle Art Museum, juror Marisa Sanchez will select video works that not only give a sense of the strengths of early career contemporary artists, but of her own curatorial interests and how they might influence our region in the future. Regardless of their selection for the Centennial, all applicants' work remains available for Crawl Space members to draw from for future exhibits. Entry fee.
504 E Denny Way #1
Seattle WA 98122
CALL FOR GENDER POLITICS THEMED ART - February 15, 2008
In an American Presidential election year, we invite entries that explore the politics of gender, gender(ed) politics, the relationship between gender and the
political process, and feminist or profeminist political activism through the arts. All media are welcome, including assemblage, sculpture, ceramics, drawing,
painting, photography, printmaking, mixed media, digital media, and environmental installations. Artists must submit a 150-word statement with their submission that
explains how they have addressed the theme of the exhibition. No entry fee.
Libby B Blume or Amy G Deines
University of Detroit Mercy
Women's & Gender Studies
2008 Biennial Juried Art Exhibitionwgsbiennial@udmercy.edu
VIDEO FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES - January 15, 2008
The Festival is open to all international videoartists. The Festival is dedicated exclusively to videoart, and don't suggest any particular theme. Between all submitted videos, will be done a final selection based on vote of a Jury composed by experts. The 30 selected artworks will become part of CAM permanent collection. No entry fee.
MAGMART Video Festivalhttp://firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, December 08, 2007
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - January 1, 2008
Seeking to commission artwork designed and created by an individual or team of artists for permanent installation at Begeman Hall (Physics Building.) Proposals should reflect the installation of multiple works of art. The site for
art installation includes the building interior. A total of $64,000 has been budgeted for the project. No entry fee.
University of Northern Iowa public art committeehttp://www.uni.edu/artarch/physics.html
Friday, December 07, 2007
NATIONAL JURIED FINE ART COMPETITION - February 8, 2008
April 10 – May 23, 2008. Entry by slide or digital image only. All fine art media. 1st Prize $1000. Juror: Andrew Nixon, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. Entry fee.
For a prospectus send an SASE to:
AAWS Dimensions 2008
301 West 4th St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
ART SCHOLARSHIP FOR YOUNG ARTISTS - February 1, 2008
To assist young artists achieve professional status in Voice and in Art is through our Winston Scholarship Program now in its fourth year. The $10,000 Shirley Rabb Winston Scholarship in Voice and the $10,000 Naomi Winston Scholarship in Art have been established to allow young artists the opportunity to receive advanced training in either voice or art. No entry fee.
Janice Cain Rodgers
4727 Amber Ridge Court
Charlottesville VA 22901
CALL FOR WATER THEMED PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - January 7, 2008
Seeking artists/design teams/companies with the following experience: 1) design and installation of outdoor art water features in extreme freeze/thaw conditions; 2) working in a collaborative effort with project design teams and engineers; 3) interest in creating a work that supports the goals and design elements of the State Street Design Project; and 4) Artwork that minimizes operational/maintenance costs and energy needs. The selected finalists will receive a fee for expenses related to developing a design concept for the project. No entry fee.
Madison Arts Commission Website
Thursday, December 06, 2007
SCREENPLAY COMPETITION - January 2, 2008
Now accepting Feature length screenplays. Winner receives $10,000. Four finalists receive $1500. Every writer who submits to BlueCat receives a written script analysis of their screenplay. Entry fee.
Los Angeles CA 90028http://email@example.com
CALL FOR VIDEO ENTRIES - February 2, 2008
Videoex - international experimental film- and videofestival
23. - 31. May 2008, is hosting an INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION and a SWISS COMPETITION. You are invited to submit your works. We are looking for: experimental films (35mm / 16mm / 8mm) videos (experimental, videoart, essay...) innovative animations, experimental digital & graphic productions (to be screened) experimental documentaries & innovative music videos. Max. 60 minutes (exceptions may apply), no narrative / feature films. Only works produced after 1st January 2005 are applicable. No entry fee.
Videoex Zurich Switzerland
CH - 8004 Zurich
CALL FOR ENTRIES - March 14, 2008
59th Art of the Northeast USA Exhibition, May 6-June 6th, 2008. Total Cash Awards: $4000-$8000. Open to All Media. Artists must reside in CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT. Entry fee.
For Prospectus send #10 SASE to:
Silvermine Guild Arts Center
1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan CT 06840
EMERGING ARTIST COMPETITION! - January 18, 2008
The Artist Project Toronto invites submissions from emerging artists for the Untapped Competition. This is a juried competition in which winners will receive a free space in the open gallery section of The Artist Project Toronto. Those selected will also be included in the show guide and website. Eligible artists include those who are currently enrolled in or are no more than three years removed from post-secondary education. Artists working in all mediums -including new media, video and installation art - are encouraged to apply. Submissions will be juried based on originality, quality and execution of the work. No entry fee.
10 Alcorn Av Suite 100
Toronto ON M4V 3A9
NATIONAL JURIED ART COMPETITION - January 18, 2008
Open to any artist living in the U.S. age 18 and up, submissions need to be no larger than 48" in any direction and weight cannot exceed 150lbs. Artwork of any medium will be considered. All work must have been completed within the last two years. Three $1000 Merit Awards will be presented. Exhibition dates are April 16 through June 30, 2008. Entry fee.
For a prospectus send a SASE to:
Madison-Morgan Cultural Center
434 South Main St
Madison GA 30650
CALL FOR BIG OUTDOOR SCULPTURE - March 15, 2008
This is the 6th Sculptors Invitational Spring Show. It is 4 April weekends, 11am to 5pm. Available year-around gallery up to two years. You need not be present to exhibit or sell. You will be exhibiting with some 60 other professional sculptors from several states and countries. Grounds are on 6 landscaped acres filled with oak trees and inside the city limits. Opening reception Saturday April 5, 11am to 1pm. Entry fee.
Gilbert E Barrera
The Sculptors Dominion Invitational
11354 Vance Jackson
San Antonio TX 78230
NATIONAL JURIED WOMAN THEMED ART COMPETITION - February 1, 2008
Faces of Woman: 18th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition.
Sponsored by Las Vegas Arts Council (NM). Open to all artists and all media. Entries should celebrate some aspect of the feminine in representational or symbolic form in 2 or 3 dimensions. Awards: Best of Show $500, Best 2-D $250, Best 3-D $250. Notifications February 12th. Exhibition will run from March 17 - April 11 at New Mexico Highlands Univ. Entry fee.
Las Vegas Arts Council
Las Vegas NM 87701
Wednesday, December 05, 2007
CALL FOR ART ABOUT MYSTICISM - February 20, 2008
Seeking work for 'Adventures in Mysticism' addressing the extramundane, belief systems, and existential exploration---from cynical to somber, from the miraculous to the elegiac. Book arts, New Media and performance encouraged. No prospectus, no fee, no sales, no insurance.
160 Tracy St Unit 4
Athens GA 30601http://firstname.lastname@example.org
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - March 1, 2008
Seeking proposals for original or existing sculpture to be placed in one of two prospective locations in the new South San Francisco Fairfield transit village. All artistic styles, abstract or representational, will be considered and are encouraged.
For a prospectus send an SASE to:
SSF-CAC Public Art Program
SSF Recreation & Community Services Dept
South San Francisco CA 94083
CHILDREN AND TEENS ART CONTEST - March 1, 2008
The Rainbows Art Competition is open to all youngsters ages 5 – 18. Monetary prizes and certificates will be awarded in four categories. Rainbows helps children heal the emotional pain of loss from death, divorce and other crises. No entry fee.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART - January 11, 2008
The Washington DC Southwest Neighborhood Assembly History Task Force Call Box Committee, in collaboration with Cultural Tourism DC, seeks artists to participate in Art on Call. This public arts project is a city-wide effort led by Cultural Tourism DC in partnership with the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities and the District Department of Transportation to restore Washington, DC's historic abandoned police and fire Call Boxes as neighborhood artistic icons. Art on Call challenges artists to use existing police or fire Call Boxes as frames for the artist's unique and creative image or design that can be permanently installed within the call box. No entry fee.
CALL FOR BOOK/PHOTOGRAPHY RELATED ENTRIES - January 23, 2008
Photography in Book Arts and The Book in Photography (March 24 - April 25, 2008). For "Photography in Book Arts", the subject matter is open and the medium is the artist book. For "The Book in Photography", the medium is 2-dimensional photography with a book theme. The theme may be broad to include the book, seeking knowledge, literacy, reading and writing, communication, language. Acceptable photographic approaches include traditional black and white photography, color photography, xerography, digital photography, alternative processes, photo-based printmaking, mixed media, and other non-traditional processes. Work must have been completed within the past five years, and not previously exhibited in New Image Gallery. Residents of the continental United States are eligible. Entry fee.
New Image Gallery Director
James Madison University
School of Art and Art History
Duke Hall Room 201 MSC 7101
Harrisonburg VA 22807
Tuesday, December 04, 2007
CALL FOR POETRY FILMS AND VIDEOS - January 30, 2008
Seeking Poems of Provocation & Witness. We are looking for artistic, experimental, and challenging film/video interpretations of poetry that explore critical social issues. Selected work will be screened during the Split This Rock Poetry Festival film program. Running time for entries should not exceed 15 minutes. All entries must be in English. Entry fee.
The Poetry Center of Chicago
37 S Wabash Suite 704
Chicago IL 60603http://www.poetrycenter.org/calls/Split_this_Rock-ENTRY.email@example.com
CHALK ART FESTIVAL - April 3, 2008
At the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (USAO), Chickasha, Oklahoma. On-site competition $10 per 6 x 6' square on the street. Up to 4 artists per square. Chalk only (water based). NO oil based mediums. Awards based on Number of entries. Entry fee.
Monday, December 03, 2007
GALLERY SEEKS 2008/2009 EXHIBITION PROPOSALS - January 10, 2008
Open to professional artists nation-wide. All media, cutting edge contemporary themes preferred. Main gallery space 77'x30' with 12' walls, 24' vaulted ceiling, additional 32'x16' space. No fees, no limitations. Gallery receives 40% commission on sales. No entry fee.
621 Industrial Dr
Tallahassee FL 32310
Saturday, December 01, 2007
CALL FOR FRIENDSHIP THEMED ART - February 5, 2008
Explore the dimensions of friendship in a variety of mediums - photography, digital art, painting, sculpture, craft, poetry, short story, or any other creative means to portray friendship! Entry fee.
For specifics on requirements:
New Art Perspectiveshttp://www.newartperspectives.com/CFE_Friendship.htmlinfo@newArtPerspectives.com