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Art Deadlines List – January 2018

Art Deadlines List – January Email Edition
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January 2018 Email Edition
January 26, 2018 – SPD EDITORIAL DESIGN COMPETITION
The Society of Publication Designers’ competition recognizes the best in editorial design, photography and illustration in print and digital mediums. We welcome entries from a diverse range of consumer print publications, independent magazines, custom published magazines, trade and educational magazines; as well as their app, mobile and web platforms. We also welcome digital-only publications. Entry Fee. Details: 212-223-3332 OR http://www.spd.org OR [email protected]
January 29, 2018 – CALL TO ARTISTS: THE WILSON STREET PUBLIC ART PROJECT
The City of Guelph invites artists and artist teams with established public art experience to submit their credentials, examples of prior experience and a preliminary vision for the development and execution of a site-specific, permanent, outdoor art installation as part of the Wilson Street Reconstruction project. Budget: $90,000 CAD. Application Fee. Details:http://www.guelph.ca/wilsonart OR [email protected]
January 31, 2018 – NEW ONLINE GALLERY SEEKING ARTISTS IN ALL MEDIA!
Everyone has a story, and we believe that any story can become a work of art. Stories to Art empowers art lovers to select exclusive pieces of art or commission art, music or poetry inspired by their own – or a loved one’s – stories and memories. The result is a one-of-a-kind treasure or gift that offers buyers unique creative input while allowing artists to maintain their style. No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.storiestoart.com/#
January 31, 2018 – BBC INTERNATIONAL RADIO PLAYWRITING COMPETITION
2 first prizes for the best radio plays by writers with either English as their first language or English as their second language. Both winners’ plays will be broadcast on BBC. In addition, there’s the Georgi Markov prize: for the most promising script, this prize gives the winner a chance to come to London for 2 weeks and work alongside BBC Radio Drama with BBC World Service journalists. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bbc.in/2BCeG0l
January 31, 2018 – THE DISQUIET LIT PRIZE
Submissions are now open for The Disquiet Prize for writing in any genre. Three winners will be published on Granta.com (fiction), NinthLetter.com (non-fiction) or The Common (poetry). One grand prize winner will receive a full scholarship, accommodations, and travel stipend to attend the eighth annual DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2kX8Q2f
January 31, 2018 – LUMIX FESTIVAL FOR YOUNG PHOTOJOURNALISM | FREELENS AWARD
The LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism attests to the power of photojournalism in our image-oriented world. Fundamentally influencing our perception of humanity in all its facets, photojournalism contributes to our education and sensitization, rouses our emotion, and enables us to share. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2BCdB8N
January 31, 2018 – THE GATEWAY INTERNATIONAL PAINTING COMPETITION ONLINE
Online painting competition awards $1,000.00 CASH to MONTHLY BEST IN SHOW. Different professional artist judges critique 12 monthly finalists. Artists world wide over 18 eligible. Paintings created with traditional media. One-time membership registration fee $25; each entry additional $10. Competition mission to support and help fund artists in countries lacking art supplies and art education. Entry Fee. Details: 928-282-4326 OR http://www.paintingcontest.org OR [email protected]
January 31, 2018 – F THE ART WORLD
Unarthodox is calling on you, amateur and professional artists, to participate and win a chance to show your work to the world! Work that depicts a rebellious view of tradition, customs, religion, and politics. share your visual expression and subjective interpretation. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2qnimSa
January 31, 2018 – FISH PUBLISHING | SHORT MEMOIR PRIZE
Everyone must have a memoir. Go for it! Write a piece of your life, send it to Fish. This contest is a opportunity to have your memoir published. The judge, author Marti Leimbach, will select 10 short memoirs to be published in the 2018 Fish Anthology which will be launched during the West Cork Literary Festival, July ’18. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Bs9Cyy
January 31, 2018 – MOSAIC GETAWAY WEEKEND IN MEXICO WITH MARTIN CHEEK
Two day mosaic workshop, March 17 & 18, 2018, offered by British artist Martin Cheek in beautiful Lake Chapala, Mexico. $350 includes materials. Does not include accommodations or travel. Register by Jan. 31 in order to have special glass fusions made by Martin to use in your mosaic. See Martin’s website for more about his work. Entry Fee. Details: 916-222-3677 OR http://www.martincheek.co.uk/ OR [email protected]
February 01, 2018 – INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION “OPEN”
Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 1st “Open / No Theme” Online Art Competition for the month of February 2018. All visual art mediums are acceptable except sound and video art. All winning artists will receive a digital award certificate. Fee is $15 for 2 images of artwork.The deadline to apply to this art competition is February 01, 2018. Entry Fee. Details:http://www.artroomgalleryonline.com OR [email protected]
February 06, 2018 – ZEISS PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD 2018 The theme for the 2018 ZEISS
Photography Award is “Seeing Beyond – Untold Stories”. The theme “Untold Stories” can and should be understood in the broadest sense – the works can examine the familiar from a new perspective or cover topics that have not received much attention up until now. Photographers are asked to submit a series of 5 – 10 images, including a description of the images, online. No Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2xtdutQ
February 06, 2018 – BITEME
“BITEme” is an open-call juried exhibition inviting submissions exploring everything and anything about food. All styles and media are welcome to submit. Juried, Purchase award. Entry Fee. Details:319-431-2669 OR http://bit.ly/2j7R4sB OR [email protected]
February 14, 2018 – LINUS GALLERIES | NAMASTE CALL FOR ARTISTS
In these confusing times what our souls and society need are meditation, quiet reflection and a good dose of namaste. In this call for artists we would like to see your interpretation of peace. Namaste. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2kfxIT9
February 16, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: WIDE OPEN 9
Announcing our 9th annual national juried art show at BWAC, Wide Open 9. Juror: Carmen Hermo, Assistant Curator, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum. $3000 in cash prizes, including $1000 Best in Show. Exhibit runs May 12 – June 17, 2018. This juried show looks to explore this idea of “wide open” in all the hidden niches of our collective psyche. Entry fee. Details:http://bit.ly/2m1V2Ui OR [email protected]
February 17, 2018 – 2018 POSTERHEROES CONTEST
Posterheroes is an international contest that calls for poster about social and environmental themes. This year’s theme is SHAPING THE FUTURE. Tell us your vision of the future with a 70x100cm poster! We already know the challenges of this time that have roots in the present lifestyle of the society. CLIMATE CHANGES AND GLOBAL WARMING EFFECTS SOCIAL RELATIONSHIP AND HUMAN RIGHTS No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2By7mmh
February 20, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: RECYCLE 2018
$3000 in cash prizes. Juried show of art crafted from cast-off, discarded and repurposed materials. We are seeking to exhibit sophisticated 2-D and 3-D art created in the re-use genre. Entries must incorporate at least 50 percent of repurposed, recycled or reused materials. Physical show in NYC. Juried by John Cloud Kaiser, Director Education of Materials for the Arts. Entry fee. Details:http://bit.ly/2F5BMOK OR [email protected]
February 22, 2018 – 20TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL PORTRAIT COMPETITION
The International Portrait Competition showcases the finest in portraiture and figurative art today. The competition is open to all artists and the top 20 finalists are required to exhibit their original artwork and be present at The Art of the Portrait conference in Washington, DC, April 19-22, 2018. Over $100,000 in cash & prizes will be awarded with the Grand Prize Winner receiving $20,000. Entry Fee. Details: 850-878-9996 OR http://www.portraitsociety.org/international OR [email protected]
February 28, 2018 – SLOWART | LINMER GALLERY | ART BIOLOGIC
ART BIOLOGIC is a thematic exhibition based on art inspired by the biological and natural world. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, May 10 – June 2, 2018. Entry is open for entry to all artists working in any media with biologic and nature based subject matter. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2i3PjOF
February 28, 2018 – EVERYTHING CHANGE CLIMATE FICTION CONTEST
Submit one piece of fiction up to 5,000 words using the impact of climate change. The winning story will receive a $1000 prize, and nine finalists will receive $50 prizes. Selected work will be published in an anthology by the Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative at Arizona State University. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2yHFGw7
February 28, 2018 – STUDIO MONTCLAIR VIEWPOINTS 2018
New location in the heart of Montclair’s Arts District and longer exhibition from June 1 to August 16, 2018. All mediums accepted including videos and installations. Juror: Gary Garrido Schneider, Executive Director, Grounds for Sculpture, artist and educator. CASH AWARDS. Online entry. Entry Fee. Details: 862-500-1447 OR Https://StudioMontclair.org/call-for-entries-viewpoints-2018/ OR [email protected]
March 01, 2018 – NJEAA “ART OF THE HORSE”
Stockton, NJ. Show dates: May 20 – June 17. Equine themes in: oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, graphite and mixed media, sculpture and photography. Crafts not eligible. Open to artists 18 and over. Must be original work. Up to 3 entries for $30 Entry Fee. Details: (908) 284-9751 OR http://bit.ly/2A9d5lH OR [email protected]
March 02, 2018 – BLACK & WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY, ARLETTE KAYAFAS, JUROR, SSAC.ORG
No straight reproductions or giclee’s. EXHIBITION DATES: April 12 to May 21, 2018. PRIZES: First Prize $500, Second Prize $300, Third Prize $200, Honorable Mention. Entry Fee. Visit website for details. Entry Fee. Details: 781-383-2787 OR http://www.ssac.org/competitions.asp
March 05, 2018 – CAMERA USA® 2018
A national competition created to inspire and encourage photographers of all skill levels. Brick and mortar exhibition from Jun 4 – Aug 3. $5,500 in cash awards. Open to photographers in the USA. One photographer will be honored with the 2018 Camera USA® National Photography Award of $5,000 and receive travel and hotel accommodations to receive the award in person in Naples, Florida on June 1st. Entry Fee. Details: 239-262-6517 OR http://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4568 OR [email protected] OR –
March 07, 2018 – NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS CREATIVE WRITING FELLOWSHIPS
Fellowships in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement. Non-matching grants are for $25,000. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2kfe7Co
May 15, 2018 – PENNSYLVANIA WATERCOLOR SOCIETY CALL FOR ENTRIES
Pennsylvania Watercolor Society’s 39th International Juried Exhibition, September 15 – October 20, 2018, at the Crary Art Gallery, Warren, PA. Over $14,000 in cash and merchandise awards. Limit 2 entries; only one may be accepted. Entry fees Members 1/2 ($25); Non-Members 1/2 ($40). All work must be original, less than 3 years old, and never shown in any other juried show or PWS member show. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.pawcs.com OR [email protected]