Sunday, June 24, 2012
CALL FOR "NOISE NON-FERENCE" THEMED SUBMISSIONS - July 1, 2012
Qubit is holding an open call for scores of any aesthetic direction, performance proposals musical or otherwise, visuals of any medium, and writings of all formats from tweets to academic papers on the topic of noise. Submissions will be chosen for participation in a fully produced New York City event in early 2013. Entry fee.
Saturday, June 23, 2012
GALLERYEIGHT SYDNEY CALL FOR EXHIBITION PROPOSALS - July 1, 2012
Accepting exhibition proposals from artists and curators for the second half of 2012. This is a chance to exhibit in the Walsh Bay/The Rocks precinct during the 2012 Sydney Biennale and Safari. Exhibitions run for a minimum of 3 weeks. Galleryeight is an artist run space located at 12 Argyle Place, Millers Point, Sydney (next to the Lord Nelson Hotel). Entry fee.
ZION NATIONAL PARK ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM - July 27, 2012
Eligibility: All visual (painters, photographers, sculptures, etc), performing (drama, dance, music, composers, etc) or literary artists. Commission Fees: Donation of a piece of artwork to the Zion Nation History Association at completion of Residency. Entry fee.
Friday, June 22, 2012
CALL FOR SCULPTURE FESTIVAL PROPOSALS - July 20, 2012
The theme for this year's outdoor installation event is "Keep on Keepin' On," guest curated by Adam Frelin, SUNY University at Albany. Proposals should include a project description on one or two pages sketches or other visual representations, resume, optional statement and up to ten digital images portraying previous site-specific work. Entry fee.
EMERGING ARTISTS (16-25) WITH DISABILITIES EXHIBITION - July 8, 2012
Sustaining / Creating asks emerging artists to showcase work that illuminates innovative viewpoints on sustainability and contemporary creativity. Beyond its scientific definition, sustainability references notions of responsibility and stewardship of our natural world in all facets of human interaction–from the environmental to the cultural. All media accepted. 15 artists will be selected and their artwork featured in a Smithsonian exhibition this fall. $60,000 in cash awards. Entry fee.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR "GREEN" THEMED PHOTOGRAPHY - July 25, 2012
The most common associations for Green are found in its ties to nature, the environment, regeneration, fertility and rebirth. Green can also describe a person who is inexperienced, envious, environmentally conscious or youthful. $600 juror's award plus other cash and publicity awards. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate in its exhibitions. Entry fee.
ESTROGENIUS CELEBRATION OF WOMEN'S VOICES FESTIVAL - July 10, 2012
EstroGenius 2012 - a Celebration of Women's Voices - Director Submissions for Manhattan Theatre Source's 13th EstroGenius Festival are now open. No entry fee.
HEREART GALLERY PROGRAM CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - October 1, 2012
HEREart provides emerging and early career visual artists and curators the chance to exhibit work in an active, well-located multi-arts center. We feature 6-9 exhibitions each year that creatively work with our unique spaces, and engage audiences with artwork specially curated to function within a busy environment. This focus on interactive space naturally leads HEREart to function as the center of our community of artists. We are currently accepting submissions for HEREart's 2012 exhibitions. Entry fee.
Sunday, June 17, 2012
12th FLORIDA MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTS MEMBERS SHOW - July 6, 2012
Open to members of the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts. Exhibition opens Jul 8 - Aug 5, 2012. This year's categories are: Architecture, Digital, Documentary, Conceptual, Creative Mediums, Landscape/Nature, Portraiture, and Travel. Best in Show: $300 in cash, $100 in prizes, plus other cash prizes. Entry fee.
Saturday, June 16, 2012
INTERNATIONAL "DEEP SEE" THEMED ART EXHIBITION - July 24, 2012
This exhibition will investigate the many different ways that artists take a closer look at their surroundings. Five awards to be presented: $500 First Place, $300 Second Place, $200 Third Place. Two Merit Awards as well as a selection of Honorable Mentions. Entry fee.
3rd ANNUAL JOSEPH DEVON FAN ART CONTEST - July 15, 2012
Open to all artists residing anywhere worldwide. Submit fan art by e-mail. All media accepted. Artwork must be original and created by the submitting artist. Single award equals prize package equal up to to $1000. Entry fee.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
25th ANNIVERSARY YOUTH ESSAY AWARDS - October 2, 2012
Open to all students, ages 18 and under. Submit your essays (under 1,000 words) on the theme: How I'm Making a Difference in My Community. Six WINNERS will be published and 3 Honorable Mentions will be excerpted in our Jan - Feb 2013 issue. Awards: Cash, honor certificate, books and subscription. Entry fee.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS COMPETITION AND EXHIBIT - July 30, 2012
Every Fourth Woman, a domestic violence survivors union, is organizing an exhibit for the California Museum (Sacramento) to open Oct 30, 2012. We are looking for art works that will function as a "didactic bullhorn", alerting the public and policy makers to the largely unknown and unaddressed reality that leaving domestic violence does not end abuse, it just changes shape and venue into stalking, legal nightmares, community shunning, debilitating health issues/PTSD, etc. Open to all Californians, 18 or older, who self-identify as a domestic violence survivor. Entry fee.
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LEXINGTON MASSACHUSETTS SEEKS ART FOR 300th BIRTHDAY - November 2, 2012
Cary Memorial Library (Lexington, MA) seeks approximately 60 artists for a juried exhibit to celebrate the 300th birthday of the town. Selected works will be on exhibit in the library from March 1-31, 2013, included in a brochure and on the library website and can be sold. Painting, photography, wood, textiles, paper art, and other media are eligible. All work should be suitable for hanging. Entry fee.
E Ashley Rooney
20 Hancock Street
Lexington MA 02420
CALL FOR MINIMALIST ART - October 20, 2012
Tone It Down a Notch: Minimal Art. Call for artists to create and submit minimalist artwork. All mediums and sizes considered. Entry fee.
The Shoe Factory Art Co-op
250 N Goodman St Studio 212
Rochester NY 14607
REEL WORK LABOR FILM FESTIVAL - February 1, 2013
Reel Work is dedicated to popularizing the history and culture of the labor movement and celebrating the empowerment of working people as they take joint action to improve their lives. Seeking documentary or dramatic films on themes of empowerment of working people such as through labor organizing. No entry fee.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
63rd NATIONAL ART SHOW AND SALE - July 2, 2012
Open to all professional and non-professional artists and youth (age 17 and under). Awards for the Professional category includes: the Founders Award (Best in Show) $1,500; Wildlife Award $300; Portrait Award (Human & Animal) $300; Landscape Award, $300; Joe & Mary Back Sculpture Award, $300; Still Life Art Award, $300; and the WRVAG Purchase Award up to $2,500. Youth awards for 11 and under and 12-17. Entry fee.
Prospectus (call, email, SASE):
WRVAG Prospectus Request
Dubois WY 82513
NATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION - July 2, 2012
13th Annual Will's Creek Survey, Sep 8 - Oct 5, 2012, in the Allegany Arts Council's Saville Gallery. $5,000+ in artist awards, including $2,000 Best of Show! The 2012 juror/awards judge is Jay Fisher, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs, Baltimore Museum of Art. Digital images on CD only. Entry fee.
Monday, June 11, 2012
13th ANNUAL NATIONAL IMPRESSIONIST ART EXHIBITION - July 13, 2012
Twenty prizes will be given totaling over $50,000. The awards include $15,000 Best of Show, $8,000 Second Place, $4,000 Third Place. Other prizes are full-page ads in Southwest Art, American Art Collector and Fine Art Connoissuer. Paintings must be impressionistic in style, executed in oil, pastel, acrylic or watercolor (no mixed media). Entry fee.
Sunday, June 10, 2012
3rd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY PAINTING COMPETITION - June 30, 2012
The goal of the INPA is to support the recognition, documentation, and publication of excellent, current, and relevant works of painting from around the world. As carefully crafted books, the INPA, INDA, and INPHA projects enable Manifest to assemble a diverse array of works by international artists, without the limitation of physical availability, gallery space, or shipping logistics. Entry fee.
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS - July 6, 2012
The Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson NY is announcing: Portfolio Showcase. The theme of our upcoming Showcase is "LANDSCAPES: From Backyards to Backwoods." (from the mundane to sublime, from the constructed to the pristine.) Two photographers will be selected to exhibit their portfolios via both slide show and prints as part of our scheduled photography exhibition on Landscapes. All processes and techniques are welcomed. Entry fee.
Saturday, June 09, 2012
SLOVAKIA MUSLIM JEWISH CONFERENCE CALL FOR ART - July 6, 2012
Muslim and Jewish artists as well as other artists who address subjects such as religious identity, faith, interfaith and intercultural dialogues, or related themes are welcome to apply. Work in any medium that can be transported at the artist's expense to Bratislava, Slovakia before July 6 is acceptable for submission. Email entries only. No entry fee.
ALL MEDIA 2-D, 3-D JURIED EXHIBITION - July 27, 2012
The theme is "Layers of Color". Cash awards. Entry fee.
813 Sophia St
Fredericksburg VA 22401
NATIONAL JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION - July 6, 2012
Open to anyone; especially looking for artists residing in and around Ohio. This exhibition is devoted to any photographic processes, including but not limited to traditional photography, digital/new media, alternative processes, printmaking, mixed media, collage, etc. The curators are especially interested in how artists respond to the idea of distance: achieved through process and imagery, or through content. Entry fee.
5th ANNUAL 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.
Friday, June 08, 2012
CALL FOR "FADING LIGHT" THEMED PHOTOGRAPHY - June 26, 2012
The tension between wanting to hang on to the light but at the same time welcoming the darkness. Fading light - shadows, absence of light, twilight, darkness, losing sight, transformative. This theme can be used figuratively as well as literally. Portraits, fashion, editorial, landscape, documentary, conceptual or any other genre is open for consideration. Both color and b&w are eligible. Entry fee.
Sunday, June 03, 2012
SIGNS/CIPHERS/SCRIPT THEMED ART SHOW - July 15, 201
For a group show in Zurich, Switzerland, looking for work concerned with / referencing: books, reading, writing, linearity, horizontality, verticality, a–z, ducks in a line. All 2D & 3D work welcome (except film, installation, video). All work must be for sale, 35% commission. Show begins Sep 2012. Jury fee.
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Friday, June 01, 2012
CALL FOR GLITZ: ART THAT SPARKLES - July 31, 2012
National call, open to all media. Cash awards. Oct 19, 2012 - January 12, 2013, at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, in association with the Smithsonian Institution. Seeking works that contains over-the-top embellishments, elements, colors, and designs. Artists that create art that sparkles, twinkles, shines, glitters, glistens, and gleams are encouraged to respond to this call. Entry fee.