Monday, April 30, 2012
3rd ANNUAL SELF JURIED COMPETITION - June 20, 2012
You're invited to join the 3rd annual Self 2012 competition, a juried, open call for art and photography with the goal of launching the story of one artist on the world stage. Share your work today for a chance to earn $25,000 in prizes, including a $10,000 grant and a New York City gallery exhibition. Entry fee.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - May 11, 2012
Denver Parks and Recreation (DPR) is challenging currently accepted definitions of play and is looking to re-think play as a unique, multi-faceted experience in an urban, multi-generational space in Denver's Historic City Park. Highly motivated, qualified and experienced design teams are asked to submit their qualifications and ideas for this challenge. The new space will be unique and will include community context and advocacy.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - May 21, 2012
The opportunity to compete for this project is open to all professional artists residing in the United States. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is seeking artists or artist collaborations to work collaboratively within the design process to develop innovative, original Art for the Kansas City Police Department East Patrol Division/Crime Lab campus planned for Prospect Avenue and 27th Street. $400,000 budget.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - June 6, 2012
Budget: $20,000. The committee will select one finalist then conduct discussions with that artist, which may lead to a request for multiple design proposals that fit the given budget. Mediums such as graphic design (vinyl) or murals are strongly encouraged. Themes can include communication, language, or other ideas reflected in the College of Journalism.
CALL FOR SMALL FIBER ART - May 7, 2012
The Gallery at Fibre Arts Design Studio announces the Jun 14 - Jul 29, 2012, exhibition: Small Art: Great Art for Small Spaces. The exhibition showcases artists working in a variety of media. All artwork must be maximum 20 x 20 (framed), and sell for $400 or less. No entry fee.
CALL FOR HEARTH & HOME THEMED ART - May 19, 2012
Jul 12 - Aug 19, 2012. The exhibition showcases artists working in a variety of media. The theme, Hearth & Home, explores concepts of our constructed spaces: public vs private space, domesticity, material possessions, and family. Entry fee.
SHORT STORY CONTEST - May 31, 2012
The Flaneur indie arts and culture journal is running a short story contest. The theme is "Urban shorts", to be interpreted in any way you wish. There is a word limit of around 6000 words - we are willing to look at work that is longer if it fits the theme. Entries will be published in an ebook and the winner will receive a cash prize. Entry fee.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR DIGITAL ART & PHOTOGRAPHY - June 1, 2012
This is a juried digital-arts exhibit that will be held both online and in a physical gallery in Los Angeles, San Diego or another California art center. Works selected by our expert jurors as finalists will be showcased in solo, online galleries, each devoted to one artist or photographer. We look forward to seeing digital illustrations and painting, photo manipulation, fractals, vector art, light painting, 2D/3D stills, Photoshop works and any other digitally-enhanced art. Entry fee.
SOLO EXHIBITION FOR MID-ATLANTIC ARTIST - May 18, 2012
Seeking artists residing in the Mid Atlantic region to fill its 2013-2014 Solo Exhibition Schedule. Submit a proposal that includes contact information, exhibition statement, 10-20 images on CD(jpeg format 500kb max) or slides, image list (including title, media and dimensions), resume or curriculum vitae, SASE for return of materials and $30 review fee.
Solo Exhibition Proposals
Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts
124 East Leasure Av
New Castle PA 16101
"FIGURATIVE" ART COMPETITION - May 29, 2012
The gallery would like for all 2D artists (including photography) to send us your best interpretation of the theme “Figurative” by depicting the human form or human features. “Figurative” is considered to be figures, forms and faces for inclusion into the gallery’s June 2012 online Group Art Exhibition. We will accept art on this subject that is either representational or abstract, but please, do not submit any erotic art. Entry fee.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - May 25, 2012
The Village of Palmetto Bay Art in Public Places Program is seeking artist or artist teams to design and implement a commission to Create an outdoor interpretive artwork(s) not limited to the history of Palmetto Bay and South Dade. The ARTWORK(S) should complement the exterior architectural style of the building. BUDGET: $40,000 - $45,000 Entry fee.
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INTERNATIONAL WORKS ON PAPER EXHIBITION - May 4, 2012
Artists around the world, age 18+, may submit up to 3 images of works on paper to be considered for the exhibition. Eligible works incorporate the use of any medium on paper, including analog and digital photography. Additional images may be submitted at additional cost for up to a total of 5 works. Work previously exhibited at 12 12 Gallery is not eligible. Cash prizes up to $1000. Entry fee.
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS - June 1, 2012
The Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson NY, is announcing: Portfolio Showcase. The theme of our upcoming Showcase is "Photo Collage, Photo Montage". We are looking for a series of photographs (7-12): Cut and pasted by hand or computer - disparate pieces assembled, merged into new compositions. Two photographers will be selected to exhibit their portfolios via prints and gallery slide show as part of our scheduled exhibition June 29 to July 29. All processes and techniques are welcomed. Entry fee.
21st NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION - June 1, 2012
Sep 9 - Oct 12, 2012. Open to artists age 18 and over residing in the United States. All mediums and genres of art are eligible. Juror: Ethan Karp, OK Harris Gallery SoHo NYC. Awards: Best in Show: $1,000 and Foyer Gallery Solo Exhibition in 22nd National; 2 Awards of Excellence $500 each, 3 HM. Entry fee.
For prospectus send SASE and 2 Forever stamps:
212 W Main St Suite 101
Salisbury MD 21801
5th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER JURIED SHOW - June 30, 2012
Open to all US/International resident artists at least 18 years of age. Eligible entries include paintings, mixed media, works on paper, photography, sculpture, installation art, digital media, video and performance. There are no size restrictions, site specific installations are encouraged. Entry fee.
SOUTH FLORIDA ARTISTS SHOW - May 19, 2012
Life Is Art has partnered with Robin Rile Fine Art to produce a fine contemporary art show featuring south Florida artists in an upscale sales environment targeted at real art collectors and buyers, as well as potential art lovers. No entry fee.
PHILADELPHIA HIDDEN CITY ARTS FESTIVAL - May 23, 2012
The Festival celebrates the power of place through the imagination of contemporary artists. The festival creates an avenue for the public to visit lesser-known and inaccessible sites of historical and community interest throughout the city. Artists of diverse disciplines and media, as well as from architecture and design disciplines, are welcomed to submit proposals for site-specific work that illuminates the memories (and possible futures) of these places. Entry fee.
DAVE BOWN PROJECTS - 4th SEMIANNUAL COMPETITION - June 30, 2012
Prizes: $10,000 USD (1 artist will receive $5,000 and 5 artists will each receive $1,000). Dave Bown Projects will be buying works of art, on an ongoing basis, from select artists as submissions are received. Open to all visual artists who are 18 years of age or older. All styles and media are eligible. Entry fee.
Saturday, April 28, 2012
INTERNATIONAL QUILT EXHIBITION - October 15, 2012
Competition: Victorian Quilters Inc. (Australia), call for entries, "One Step Further", an annual juried exhibition for quilters who wish to explore colour techniques and contemporary design strategies. To be presented at: Whitehorse Art Space, Box Hill Town Hall, Australia, Nov 16 - Dec 21, 2012. Entry fee.
CALL FOR NYC PROJECT PROPOSALS - May 1, 2012
This year, FIGMENT NYC will take place during the weekend of June 9-10 on Governors Island in New York City. We are seeking proposals for FIGMENT Weekend projects. Projects can include but are not limited to: installations, performances, games, activities, workshops, multimedia, electronic art, music, social experiments, etc. Your FIGMENT Weekend project can be submitted by an individual or collective of individuals. Entry fee.
4th ANNUAL OUTDOOR SCULPTURE EXHIBITION - July 30, 2012
The Tucson Jewish Community Center is accepting applications for the Nov 4, 2012 - Oct 1, 2013, exhibition. All submissions should be appropriate for an outdoor, desert environment and will be available for sale with 35% commission to the TJCC. No entry fee.
NATIONAL FIGURATIVE JURIED EXHIBITION - June 18, 2012
Whether a finished piece, or a work in progress, this exhibit aims to show the life force within the figure, and showcase how the human form guides the artistic process in this dynamic exhibition. All media are welcome, however, some size restrictions apply. We will only accept original artwork created in the last 2 years that has not been shown in the Craft Studio Gallery before. Cash prizes will be given to "Best in Show" and "Honorable Mention" award winners. Entry fee.
CALL FOR WRITING - June 1, 2012
Dedicated to Introducing the Most Eclectic and Innovative (short) Writings from Around the World. 3 line Poetry: no more, no less. Monologs: less than 149 words. Poetry: less than 19 lines. Flash Fiction: less than 199 words. For Consideration. No Deadline. No Attachments. Entry fee.
Friday, April 27, 2012
CALL FOR "HACK THE CITY" ART PROPOSALS - May 20, 2012
Science Gallery (Dublin) and Medialab-Prado (Madrid) are issuing an Open Call for projects to be collaboratively developed. This call is aimed at artists, designers, makers, doers, data nerds, hobbyists, citizen scientists, tech geeks, activists, edgy engineers, urban planners and to anyone interested in the theme. Entry fee.
CALL FOR CELLPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY - May 15, 2012
Stonecrop Gallery is looking for photographic works made using cell phone cameras for inclusion in a unique installation exhibition in the heart of southern Maine. Artists can submit up to five (5) images by email for jury. StoneCrop will offer printing at no cost to the artists for all accepted pieces. The exhibition will open May 26th, 2012, with an opening reception on Saturday, June 9, 2012. Entry fee.
TACOMA PARK MARYLAND ARTIST RESIDENCY - April 30, 2012
The City of Takoma Park's Arts and Humanities Commission is soliciting applications for its first Recycling Artist-in-Residence Program. In keeping with the spirit of the Residency, the program and studio space will be located on the grounds of the City of Takoma Park's newly renovated, LEED Certified Public Works facility. Additionally, the selected artist will use reclaimed and repurposed materials in all work created during the residency.
JURIED ART SHOW NYC - June 4, 2012
CASH PRIZES totaling $2850 including $1,000 Best of Show. Open to all residents of the U.S. and its Territories 18 years of age or older. This is an exhibition juried by Brooke Kamin Rapaport for artists working in all traditional and non-traditional 2D and 3D media, except for film/video. All artwork must be original in concept, design and execution. Entry fee.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
SURREAL VISIONS - June 30, 2012
A thematic exhibition open to all interpretations of the concept, Surreal Visions. Open to all media and styles of surreal and visionary art. 72" maximum dimension. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, Sep 8 - Oct 7, 2012. $2200 in national magazine publication awards. Entry fee.
On-line entry form available by USPS, web, email:
123 Warren St
Hudson NY 12534
14th ANNUAL NORTHWEST JURIED ART SHOW - June 7, 2011
Artists must be at least 16 years of age and a resident of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, or British Columbia. Works in both two- and three- dimensional forms, including photography, are eligible. A total of $1,300 in cash prizes, a purchase award, and additional merchandise awards, will be presented. Entry images must be submitted online. Entry fee.
Monday, April 23, 2012
CALL FOR FIBER ARTISTS - June 1, 2012
Open to all fiber artists. Fiber art works are works of art that communicate a message, emotion or meaning and go beyond just the literal meaning of the materials. We invite artists to showcase the fiber art medium. Awards $1500; Five awards, three cash awards. Entry fee.
Sunday, April 22, 2012
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND EMERGING ARTISTS PRIZE - June 4, 2012
$10,000 annual non-aquisitive award open to Australia or New Zealand artists of all ages and disciplines, who are not enrolled as students and whose work is not held in the collection of a state, territory or national public art gallery. Entry fee.
POETRY MAGAZINE AWARDS COMPETITION - April 30, 2012
First Prize: $1,000. Second prize: $250. Third prize: $100. All prizewinning poems to be featured inThe Ledge Poetry & Fiction Magazine. No restrictions on form or content. The Ledge is open to all styles and schools of poetry, including formal poetry. Entry fee.
SEND ENTRIES TO:
The Ledge 2012 Poetry Awards Competition
40 Maple Avenue
Bellport NY 11713
CALL FOR "LOW FIDELITY" SUBMISSIONS - May 23, 2012
Each new day seemingly brings new advances in creative resources, leaving a wasteland of outdated and obsolete equipment and antiquated technologies, such as flip cameras, slide projectors, old sound equipment, etc. The Tower Gallery is seeking artists that purposefully employ older and outdated equipment and technologies in their work. Works can also address conceptual ideas related to “Low Fidelity”, be it through cultural or socio-political statements. Entry fee.
COLLEGE BUYING ART FOR PERMANENT COLLECTION - July 1, 2012
Submit your artwork to be considered for purchase by Kishwaukee College. We are committed to displaying original artwork in the hallways of our newly constructed building and are seeking to purchase additional pieces to enhance the space. We hope to include work that will create an educational environment to the diverse population of our campus. Kishwaukee College also welcomes donations in the form of artwork. No entry fee.
Art Gallery Director
21193 Malta Road
Malta IL 60150
Saturday, April 21, 2012
18th ANNUAL BRAINWASH MOVIE FESTIVAL - June 10, 2012
Shorts are 0-59 min., Features are 60-130 min. Free Admission to the Festival Event. PLEASE NEVER SEND YOUR PARENTS’ HOME MOVIEs! Entry fee.
1675 7th St., #23302
Oakland, CA 94623-6009
Friday, April 20, 2012
CALL FOR CONTEMPORARY ART - May 6, 2012
four artists will be selected for membership and inclusion in our Spring 2012 New Artists Feature. As a member, each artist can directly share their work, accomplishments, and events with the audience of arts professionals who visit Culturehall daily. The New Artists Feature will publish to our homepage and by newsletter on June 6th. Submit links of your work or 5 images for review. Entry fee.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
10th ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW - May 31, 2012
Artists 18 years and older, working in all 2-D and 3-D art media, are invited to submit digital entries. Original works executed by the artist and completed within the past two years are eligible. Artists should consider the theme, "Journeys". $2,000 purchase prize as well as numerous other prizes. Entry fee.
Prospectus (via SASE or web or email):
Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook IL 60062http://email@example.com
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
HDTV ONLINE ART GALLERY MEMBERSHIP - May 17, 2012
You built an expensive website - now what? Entertain your patrons in homes, restaurants, hotel lobbies, waiting rooms, nightclubs and bars. ArtMuseTV offers that missing PR link that will take people to your site for purchase. Photography, painting, mixed media only. First 6 months free membership. A few art student scholarships still available. Entry fee.
Monday, April 16, 2012
28th PHOTO REVIEW PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION - June 15, 2012
Prize-winning photographers will be chosen for an exhibition at the photography gallery of The University of the Arts, Philadelphia. And numerous Editor’s Selections will be exhibited in several Photo Review web galleries. Awards include an Olympus Pen E-PL3 camera; SilverFast HDR Studio, SilverFast Ai Studio 8, SilverFast SE Plus 8, from LaserSoft Imaging; a $250 gift certificate from Calumet Photographic; a 24"x50' roll of Museo Silver Rag; a 20"x24" silver gelatin fiber print from Digital Silver Imaging; three $100 gift certificates for Moab Paper; camera bags from Lowepro; and $250 in cash prizes. Entry fee.
CALL FOR AMBIENT/INTERACTIVE PERFORMANCES - June 18, 2012
chashama is looking for ambient interactive performances to be a part of chashama GALA on June 18th - Let There Be Light! The theme is illumination and light. The performance space is at Anita's Way located at 132 West 43rd street and you will perform from 6-9:30pm (3.5 hours). Performers must walk around and interact with guests. Selected artists will be compensated. Entry fee.
INTERNATIONAL EMERGING ARTISTS EXHIBITION - June 20, 2012
Artists between the ages of 17-25 any two or three dimensional artwork created within the past 3 years. Juror: Linda Swanson, Art Department Chair at University of Sante Fe. Cash awards $1000. Entry fee.
Sunday, April 15, 2012
INTERNATIONAL NY ARTIST RESIDENCY - May 15, 2012
The Contemporary Artists Center has recently opened its newest residency program on the campus of the Woodside National Historic Register Site in Troy, NY. Two neo-gothic stone church buildings now house our artist program and welcome artists from all over the U.S. and abroad. The CAC is located 2.5 hours north of NYC, and is currently accepting applications for the Summer season. Entry fee.
Saturday, April 14, 2012
CALL FOR PERMANENT OUTDOOR SCULPTURE - July 31, 2012
The budget for this project is $175,000.00. The piece will be placed in front of the Athletic and Fitness center which houses the School's gymnasium, pool, athletic and training facilities. St. Paul's School is a 535 student independent boarding high school. Materials and thematic choices are up to the artist. Submissions should include images in a digital format ( 360 degree views), along with a written description of the piece. The dimensions, materials and mounting or display needs must be included. Entry fee.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
CALL FOR VIDEO ART - May 15, 2012
Mini ArtVideoFest, Budapest, Hungary 2012 (MAVF, Budapest). The A.I.R./HMC VideoFest is now accepting submissions for the 2012 Festival. Categories: narrative feature length, documentary feature length, short form and animation. Entry fee.
Monday, April 09, 2012
ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION - April 13, 2012
Artists working in all media are invited to submit to Off the Wall, juried by Cody Hartley, Director of Gifts of Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Danforth Executive Director and Curator Katherine French will jury Community of Artists. Two great curators, two great shows in one of New England's fastest growing cultural organizations. Entry fee.
CALL FOR INDOOR/OUTDOOR SCULPTURE - April 16, 2012
Bellwether 2012: reGeneration Sculpture & Installation Exhibition. Bellwether is a 3-month sculpture and installation exhibition with over 40 indoor and outdoor venues in downtown Bellevue, WA. Artists receive an honorarium, reimbursement allowance, insurance, free professional installation, and more. Entry fee.
CALL FOR OUTDOOR SCULPTURE - July 31, 2012
St. Paul's School in Concord New Hampshire is accepting submissions for an outdoor piece of sculpture to be placed year round in front of the recently completed Athletic and Fitness Center. Submissions should include images in a digital format ( 360 degree views) along with a written description of the piece. The dimensions, materials and mounting or display needs must be included. Entry fee.
All submissions can be emailed to:firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, April 06, 2012
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART RESIDENCY PROPOSALS - May 7, 2012
Arts Benicia will provide one or more artists with an opportunity to work out installation ideas in its 2,000 square foot space this summer. Usually artists doing site-specific installation have a brief time to install, and inadequate opportunities to work in the actual space. This program will give them that time in our space. No entry fee.
5th ANNUAL JURIED EMERGING ARTISTS EXHIBIT - June 30, 2012
The G2 Gallery specializes in nature and wildlife photography and donates all proceeds from art sales to environmental causes. Because The G2 Gallery focuses strictly on nature and wildlife photography, we cannot consider images containing man-made structures. Additional guidelines are in the jury application. Entry fee.
Thursday, April 05, 2012
SHOWCASE YOUR ART ON TIMES SQUARE BILLBOARDS - April 30, 2012
You're invited to join Art Takes Times Square, a competition searching for inspired works by artists, designers, photographers and all creative talents from across the globe, to identify one visionary whose artworks will transform the most visited attraction in the world into a brilliant, spectacular exhibition. $16,000 in Grants. No entry fee.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - May 18, 2012
The Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs seeks an artist or artist team to develop site-integrated artwork for Seattle Public Utilities’ (SPU) Lower Mapes Creek Restoration Project in Seattle’s Rainier Beach neighborhood. The artwork project is in partnership with SPU and Seattle Parks and Recreation.
CALL FOR SCULPTURE - April 10, 2012
A broad survey of sculpture, installation and video art being done today, will be juried from digital images by Sarah Newman, Curator of Contemporary Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art. Ms. Newman will select and WSG will award funds for the Sculpture NOW First Place "Tom Rooney Prize" of $500, (named after long-time/founding WSG member and Board member.) The award will be presented at the exhibition reception scheduled for Saturday, June 23, 2012. Entry fee.
CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS - April 20, 2012
The Alexandria Commission for the Arts (ACA) is accepting proposals through April 20, 2012 for the temporary placement or experience of art in public spaces through a special opportunity grant. The ACA is seeking innovative, thought-provoking projects by artists that relate to a proposed space or spaces in an engaging way. All artistic disciplines will be considered including, but not limited to: visual art, storytelling, poetry, spoken word, dance, music, theatre, performance art, and new media. Entry fee.
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHY - May 31, 2012
Covering such pressing issues as health, poverty, oppression, war, famine, religious/political persecution and upheaval, human migration and immigration, the landless and much more, photographers of all nationalities who are 18 years of age or older. The photographer whose proposal is selected to receive the $5000 USD grant will be immediately contacted, followed by a public press announcement to be made sometime in late July. Entry fee.
CALL FOR THE ART OF SAN FRANCISCO - April 25, 2012
ArtSpan is holding an open call for Artwork submissions inspired by San Francisco’s citizens, icons, history, and love of art. The winning Artwork will be used for the 2012 San Francisco Open Studios Campaign, including cover Artwork for the Guide (a full-color, 144-page catalog with 20,000 print run), as well as promotional advertising in various publications, outdoor advertising, print and online broadcasts, and other promotional vehicles. Open to artists residing in San Francisco or Bay Area. Entry fee.