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Art Deadlines List – August 2016

Art Deadlines List – August 2016

August 18, 2016 – GAMES FROM MARBLES TO MINECRAFT

The jury invites artists to submit works that celebrate and explore the broad spectrum of game history, development and innovation, including game design, production, packaging, marketing,how the art of games has changed over time and to speculate what the future of gaming might hold. All media welcome; installations; new media; indoor and outdoor works accepted; cash awards to be presented. Details: 410-326-4640 OR http://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/forms/artist-application-games-marbles-to-minecraft OR [email protected]

August 19, 2016 – POINT OF DEPARTURE: AN EXHIBITION WITHOUT BORDERS

The urge to escape is a powerful thing. When followed, it can lead to alternative realities, other worlds, even whole new galaxies. The Arts Center invites you to conjure a place of escape—whether it is a psychological space in your imagination or a physical place you might venture off to—in an original work of art. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2a9YGn7

August 22, 2016 – LACDA 2016 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION

Jurors: Nancy Meyer, Curator — LACMA, Walker Art Center Rex Bruce, Curator — L.A. Center for Digital Art, Artists Television Access Call to artists for all styles of artwork and photography utilizing digital processes. Winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on museum quality paper shown in a solo exhibit in main gallery Sep 8-Oct 1, 2016. Ten second place winners also exhibited. Details: http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html

August 23, 2016 – ARTIST TRADING CARD EXCHANGE BY MAIL SEEKS ENTRIES

Seeking artists to participate in an artist trading card exchange by mail. Artist trading cards are small works of art that can be traded with other artists as a way to get creative, connect with other artists, and collect great art! Make 9 handmade cards and get 9 back from other artists. Exchanges happen 2-3 times a year. No entry fee. Website has complete entry details. Details: http://jenniferhinesart.wordpress.com/artist-trading-cards

August 31, 2016 – LIMNER GALLERY : A SHOW OF HEADS

SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from October 20 – November 19, 2016. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR [email protected]

August 31, 2016 – CALL TO ARTISTS : BEAVERTON CHALK DRAW 2016!

The City of Beaverton is excited to kick off its annual Beaverton Arts Mix! (BAM!) Art Show and Sale, with a new CHALK DRAW event! Artists are invited to submit their work to the 2016 Beaverton Chalk Draw to be held Oct. 8, 2016, at the Beaverton City Library (12375 SW 5th Street). No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29cTkKA OR [email protected]

August 31, 2016 – LIMNER GALLERY : A SHOW OF HEADS

SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from October 20 – November 19, 2016. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR [email protected]

September 02, 2016 – GLOBAL MATRIX IV

International Print Exhibition, January 9 – February 18, traveling through 2018. Open to artists worldwide 18+. Entries must be original fine art prints in any printmaking media, including artist books. No photography or offset reproductions. Limit 44 inches in paper dimension. No entry fee. Contact Craig Martin, director, Purdue Galleries. Details: http://www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/galleries/exhibitions/16-17/GlobalMatrixIV.html OR [email protected]

September 06, 2016 – STRUCTURE UNBOUND: INTERDISCIPLINARY BOOK ART

Structure Unbound is a juried exhibition exploring the intersection of new media and traditional book arts. Works may include but not limited to: visual narratives, installations, sculptural book works, assemblage, and interactive media. US artists 18+. Juror Colette Fu is an award-winning pop-up book artist and photographer. Apply through SlideRoom. Entry fee. Details: 937-775-2978 OR http://bitly.com/2aerxbO OR [email protected]

September 15, 2016 – CDS/HONICKMAN FIRST BOOK PRIZE IN PHOTOGRAPHY

This prize is given to North American photographers pursuing work of creative or social importance. The winner receives $3,000, publication of a book of photography, a solo exhibit, and inclusion in the Archive of Documentary Arts in Duke University’s Rubenstein Library. Submissions accepted June 15 to September 15, 2016. Entry fee. Details: http://firstbookprizephoto.com

September 15, 2016 – CALL FOR GRANTS

The Franz and Virgina Bader Fund invites grant applications from visual artists who are aged 40 years and over and who live within 150 miles of Washington, DC. Artists working in performance, video, and film are not eligible for Bader Fund grants. To download an application form, visit the Bader Fund website. In 2015, the Bader Fund awarded nine grants totaling $135,000. Details: 202-288-4608 OR http://www.baderfund.org OR [email protected]

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