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Calls to Artists – 2/25 – 6/17/20 deadlines

Calls to Artists – 2/25 – 6/20 deadlines

February 25, 2020 – 11TH ANNUAL “ABSTRACTS” ONLINE ART COMPETITION

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their 11th Annual “Abstracts” Online Art Competition for the month of February 2020. 2D and 3D artists from around the world are called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion into the Gallery’s March 2020 online group exhibition. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3au8Pvq

February 25, 2020 – INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION SEASONS

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 1st “Seasons” Online Art Competition for the month of February 2020. The Seasons theme may include any work with interpretation of the four Seasons (Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter). All visual art mediums are acceptable.Fee is $16 for 3 images of artwork. The deadline to apply to this art competition is February 25, 2020. Entry Fee. Details: http://artroomgalleryonline.com/call_for_artists.html OR [email protected]

February 29, 2020 – GOLDEN TURTLE 2020

The Golden Turtle Festival is the largest international eco-educational project, bringing together photographers, designers and artists celebrating the beauty of the wildlife. There are three contests: • Photo • ECO-Posters • Art No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Ep1kIf

February 29, 2020 – QUANTUM SHORTS FLASH FICTION CONTEST

This is an open-themed competition, and we accept all genres, including those written by or for children. Adult material is also acceptable, providing the content fits the story and is not gratuitous. We are looking for stories ranging between 1,000 and 3,000 words, with strong characters, a well-crafted plot and realistic dialogue. Make us laugh, make us cry, but most of all, make us feel! No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2V8PcnB

February 29, 2020 – BGGALLERY GESTALT PROJECTS | PAINTING FOREST

Seeking 2 dimensional works that must be created to stand vertically in the gallery floor. 13in wide max, 36in high minimum. must be free standing. -Exhibit will take place late may 2020. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2T3Cvrk
February 29, 2020 – March 01, 2020

LINUS GALLERY | ABSTRACTION OPEN ART CALL

Abstract art is what happens inside the head and manifests itself in many mediums. It’s the study of line, curve, and the opposite of realism or objectivism. Give us your best abstract art for an amazing art call. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/38MAqa3

March 01, 2020 – INTERNATIONAL REGGAE POSTER CONTEST 2020

The International Reggae Poster Contest announces its 7th call for entries. For this 7th contest, we would like entries to focus on the messages that reggae and all the other genres of Jamaican popular music are spreading globally. We are looking for creative visual expressions that capture the energy and the vibe of Jamaican culture, at home and internationally. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/35NHBwU

March 01, 2020 – CDS AT DUKE UNIVERSITY ESSAY PRIZE IN PHOTOGRAPHY

15 photographs in digital format (jpeg/jpg) Please label scans with title, year, and format. 1-page statement in pdf format 1-page biography or C.V. in pdf format $40 entry fee Application Fee. Details: http://documentarystudies.duke.edu/awards/documentary-essay-prize

March 01, 2020 – 2020 BIGPICTURE NATURAL WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

BigPicture encourages photographers from around the world to contribute their work to this competition that will both celebrate and illustrate the rich diversity of life on Earth and inspire action to protect and conserve it through the power of imagery. The winning images are exhibited at one of the most prestigious science institutions in the world in San Francisco California, USA. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2BgVGTu

March 02, 2020 – IVYSIDE JURIED EXHIBITION 2020/2021

Open to all visual artists in any media. Artists will be selected from on-line submissions by a faculty committee. Up to four artists are awarded annually with a solo gallery exhibition in one of two gallery spaces at the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts at Penn State Altoona. Media Specifications: Artists creating original works of art in any media are encouraged to apply. No Entry Fee. Details: 814-949-5451 OR http://bitly.com/2QcKQcT OR [email protected]

March 04, 2020 – MURALIST ON HOUSING IN MISSION DISTRICT

We are soliciting an artist, or multiple artists working collaboratively with the community to design and install permanent artwork at the north wall of Casa Adelante – 2060 Folsom, affordable housing development located in the Mission District (San Francisco). Entrants should strive for a total budget of no more than $140,000, including design, equipment & materials, installation, and insurance. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2uUo0ye

March 06, 2020 – INSIGHT ASTRONOMY PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2020

The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year is an annual astronomy photography competition that is organised by the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. There are eight different categories for adult photographers (adult entrants must be aged 16 or over): • Aurorae • Galaxies • Our Moon • Our Sun • People and Space • Planets, Comets and Asteroids • Skyscapes • Stars and Nebulae. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/36TKwod

March 08, 2020 – NYC4PA DECAY CORROSION RUST 2020

There are new shiny things all around us, but are they as interesting as an old rusted car, peeling paint on a run down building, or half fallen walls in a dilapidated castle. There is amazing beauty in the decayed, the corroded, the rusted… making those images more compelling and interesting than those of readily available brand new items! SEND US YOUR BEST 2D IMAGES Entry Fee. Details: 917-359-2642 OR http://www.nyc4pa.com OR [email protected]

March 13, 2020 – JMKAC ARTS/INDUSTRY RESIDENCY CALL FOR ARTISTS

Arts/Industry connects artists with the resources, technology, and materials of Kohler Co. in the Pottery and Foundry. No experience with clay or metal is necessary, just an interest in exploring new ideas, processes, and perspectives within an industrial setting. Arts/Industry was conceived and is administered by the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and hosted by Kohler Co. No Entry Fee. Details: 920-458-6144 OR http://jmkac.submittable.com/submit

March 15, 2020 – ONLINE ART GALLERY | THE ARTIST’S CIRCLE | SPRING

Spring- Refer to the season and the idea of rebirth, rejuvenation, resurrection, and growth. “Madness and creativity could spring from the same source” The Artist’s Circle is an online gallery and all entries can be submitted through the website. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2HDCUvt

March 15, 2020 – AWESOME ART PRIZES SPRING EDITION

Awesomeartprizes.com is an independent online curatorial platform. We understand and promote artists worldwide to art lovers, to private and professional art buyers and Galleries. Contest are international and open to beginners and professional living artists. Prizes are cash grants, strong print and online visibility, and many of the most advanced presence and career booster tools for an artist. No Entry Fee. Details: 337-510-0870 OR http://www.awesomeartprizes.com OR [email protected]

March 15, 2020 – REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES JURIED SHOW

Prizes award to top 3 works selected Submissions deadline: March 15, 2020 All types of 2D and 3D media are acceptable Preferred size to be no more than 18“ x 24“ Submit a high res jpeg image for approval via the website onstageplayhouse.org $20 per submission; no limit Winners notified on March 16 Winners to deliver art to theatre prior to March 18 Entry Fee. Details: 619-865-0276 OR http://bitly.com/2ScSCnu OR [email protected]

March 19, 2020 – OPEN ART SHOW

Grey Cube Gallery proudly presents the first Open Show for the month of February 2020. There is NO theme in this contest and all visual art mediums (except video and sound) are allowed. The Best of Show winning artwork will be displayed as the poster of the show. All wining artists ( Merit Award & Honorable Mention) will receive a digital award certificate. The application fee is $16 Entry Fee. Details: http://greycubegallery.com/callforentries/index.html OR [email protected]

March 22, 2020 – INTL CALL ONLINE ART COMPETITION, 2020 ALL CITYSCAPE

Artists should submit their best representational and non-representational art related to the “Cityscape” theme. The “Cityscape” theme is considered to be any art which depicts cities, towns, urban scenes and any related metropolitan subjects. Here is a link to last years EXHIBITION, so as to better demonstrate this month’s theme. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3bXrd0n OR [email protected]

March 24, 2020 – BIBLIO SPECTACULUM: A NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION

A national juried exhibition of artist books and text-based visual works. Submissions must be visual in nature. Written text passages must be part of an artist book, painting, photograph, drawing, print, collage, sculpture, or other visual art form. Entry Fee. Details: 315-462-0210 OR http://www.mainstreetartscs.org/bibliospectaculum.html OR [email protected]

March 24, 2020 – HAND DRAWN:A JURIED EXHIBITION OF DRAWINGS

Mills Pond Gallery invites artists to submit works for a juried drawing exhibition April 25 – May 29, 2020. Juror: Thomas Germano. The exhibition is open to drawing in any medium. All subjects, styles and genres are welcome. No prints, watercolors, photos or scanned digital photography manipulated with an app. Entry Fee $45/3 images Awards: $800 Best in Show, $500 Second Place, $300 Third Place. Entry Fee. Details: 631-862-6575 OR http://www.millspondgallery.org/calls-for-entry#/hand-drawn-juried-drawing-exhibit OR [email protected]

March 27, 2020 – CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR ETHOS: SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY

Juried all media exhibit in gallery setting. Entry Fee. Details: 540-760-6928 OR http://fccagallery.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2020-05-prospectus.pdf OR [email protected]

March 29, 2020 – 14TH ANNUAL CALIFORNIA CENTERED: PRINTMAKING

The Merced County Arts Council is now accepting entries for its 14th Annual California Centered: Printmaking Exhibition, to be displayed in the Merced Multicultural Arts Center main gallery from April 21st – June 6th, 2020. This juried group show is open to all printmakers residing in California. Best in Show awards given; winners will receive prize money of $150 and a solo exhibition next year. Juror: Matthew Hopson-Walker” the following: Assistant Professor of Printmaking, CSU Fresno. Entry Fee. Details: http://spark.adobe.com/page/WFHPpgbo7AMcV OR [email protected]

March 31, 2020 – MARRIOTT HOTEL POSTER CONTEST FOR WOMEN IN THE ARTS EXPO

Artwork needed to showcase a one day art expo, in June 13th, at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel cosponsored by East County Art Association. Hotel management will select the art for posters/advertisement in all San Diego. Fist price $300.00 and live interview with the hotel management. Entry fee. Entry Fee. Details: http://eastcountyart.org/poster-art-contest OR [email protected]

March 31, 2020 – THE COSMOS PRIZE

Cosmos was an ambitious serial novel orchestrated by the staff of Science Fiction Digest (later Fantasy Magazine) beginning in June 1933. The story of Cosmos spanned 17 chapters written by 16 different authors. Raymond A. Palmer drafted the plot outline and coordinated the work of the writers. The young fanzine editor was able to convince many of the prominent professionals of the day to participate. A No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2GeRjgV

March 31, 2020 – CALL FOR ARTISTS ARTSFEST ’20 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL

Call for artists! Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center invites artists working in all media to apply to our festival of the arts. It’s our 27th year and we are ready to showcase an exceptional line up of visual artists.You can expect a well run show with great staff and volunteers. Annmarie is a spectacular backdrop for a festival, with convenient load-in and parking. We hope you will apply! Application Fee. Details: 410-326-4640 OR http://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/forms/artsfest-20-artist-application OR [email protected]

March 31, 2020 – DEXTER JONES RESIDENCY

The sculptor’s residency will be at Chesterwood, the former studio of Daniel Chester French, located in Stockbridge, MA. The residency will be from June 1 – June 30, 2020. Sculptors born between 1980 – 2001 may apply. Candidates must be citizens of or residents in the United States with a social security number. No Entry Fee. Details: 212-764-5645 OR http://nationalsculpture.org/programs-awards/dexter-jones OR [email protected]

March 31, 2020 – THE CATERPILLAR POETRY PRIZE 2020

The contest is organised by The Caterpillar, a magazine of art for grown-ups.The prize is for a single unpublished poem written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). The poem can be on any subject, and there’s no line limit. Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast. Entries must be in English. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2RIprXG

April 01, 2020 – 2020 WERGLE FLOMP HUMOR POETRY CONTEST

The contest is organized by Winning Writers. You may submit one humor poem, in English. Your poem should not exceed 250 lines in length. You may submit published or unpublished work. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2l8f0zu

April 02, 2020 – 2020 WE ART WATER FILM FESTIVAL

This year’s theme is Climate Crisis. All short films need to address the topics: Climate Crisis, water and sustainability, linking it to the global problem of water and sanitation and its relation to hygiene, pollution, agriculture, diseases, nutrition, education, etc. There are three categories: Micro-documentary, Micro-fiction and Micro-animation. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/37fDNW1

April 22, 2020 – LEIGH YAWKEY WOODSON ART MUSEUM BIRDS IN ART

Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI, invites two- and three-dimensional artists working in all mediums other than crafts and photography to submit original artworks to the annual juried Birds in Art exhibition, Sept 12–Nov 29, 2020. All artworks must interpret birds and related subject matter. Processing fee: $55 for one entry; $65 for two entries. Entry Fee. Details: 715-845-7010 OR http://www.lywam.org/birds-in-art/2020-prospectus OR [email protected]

April 25, 2020 – CONTEMPORARY REALISM JURIED EXHIBITION OF OIL PAINTINGS

Mills Pond Gallery invites artists to submit works for a juried Contemporary Realism Exhibition July 11 – August 8, 2020. Juror: Max Ginsburg. The subject matter is open and can range from portrait, landscapes, still life, etc. Paintings should be representational, ranging from impressionistic in style to highly rendered paintings. Entry Fee $45/3 images Awards: $2400 Entry Fee. Details: 631-862-6575 OR http://www.millspondgallery.org/calls-for-entry#/contemporary-realism OR [email protected]

April 30, 2020 – NIKON SMALL WORLD COMPETITION 2020

The Nikon Small World Competition is open to anyone with an interest in photography through the microscope. There are two competitions: * Nikon Small World Contest * Nikon Small World In Motion Contest Photomicrographs must be taken using a light microscope. All types of light microscopy and specimens are acceptable. The use of Nikon equipment is not required. No Entry Fee. Details: http://fla.st/2MZyFQn

April 30, 2020 – LARGE MURAL GRANT FOR TOWSON MARYLAND LIBRARY !OPEN CALL!

Large mural grant for Towson Maryland public library. Open to all artists internationally. Open to all concepts and styles, that works with the challenging architectural facade on the main side of the building. The building is considered the gateway to this up and coming arts and entertainment area, and the keystone for future projects. This is a huge opportunity for any passionate muralist! Application Fee. Details: 667-206-2125 OR http://www.towsoncreativepartnership.com/bcpl-towson-library OR [email protected]

June 17, 2020 – CALL FOR ARTIST INSTALLATIONS AT EASTERN STATE PENITENTIARY

Call for 2021 Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 season of site-specific artist installations. We’re again offering two funding levels: $7,500 per standard project, and $15,000 per Criminal Justice Today project. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2kxApRf OR [email protected]

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