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Calls to Artists – Deadlines Today through Late September

Calls to Artists

July 28, 2017 – CQ49 CALL FOR ENTRIES $2500 IN AWARDS

Only the best work gets past our Creative Quarterly judges. Categories include photography. Illustration. Fine Art. Graphic design. Open to all professionals, students and amateurs. In all countries. CQ49 winners go on to compete for our year-end 100 Best which are exhibited in a New York gallery, promoted on social media and published in an Annual distributed worldwide. Value to entrant $2500. Entry Fee. Details: 718-435-4047 OR http://www.cqjournal.com/callforentries OR [email protected]

July 30, 2017 – 360 XOCHI QUETZAL

A FREE artist and writer’s residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. International visual artists, writers, playwrights, photographers, dancers, new media makers and musicians can apply. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sCtJ9e
July 30, 2017 – AMERICAN ART AWARDS: JURIED BY AMERICA’S BEST GALLERIES
For just $25, the AMERICAN ART AWARDS sends your online art image to America’s 25 Best Galleries & Museums! They decide 1st to 6th Place in 50 categories = 300 winners, so you have a good chance to win or place. No limit on submissions. INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY. Info at site. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.AmericanArtAwards.com OR [email protected]

July 31, 2017 – 9TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL WATERMEDIA SHOWCASE

Showcase your talent by entering this exciting competition, brought to you by Watercolor Artist magazine. Award Winners and Honorable Mentions will be published in the April 2018 issue of Watercolor Artist. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxaPmj

July 31, 2017 – FREE WEBINAR ON HOW TO GET A PATRON OR SPONSOR

Ongoing – A Free Online webinar that will teach you methods to find Patrons and Sponsors for your art. You will learn how one artist got Apple Computers and Bose Sound to sponsor art work and art projects and also how individual donors and Patrons can be solicited. There is also an option to extend your education in other areas. All those who register for the free webinar get a free booklet right away on how one artist got invited to the Whitney Biennial. No Entry Fee. Details: http://yourartmentor.com/patronsandsponsors2

July 31, 2017 – “DETOURS” INTERNATIONAL STUDENT POSTER COMPETITION

This year’s theme is Detour. Designing a poster is rarely a straightforward, linear process. Ideas are sketched up, corrected, crossed out, developed further, and often rejected. We’re in search of visual meanderings, detours and their results. We’re not interested in the express lane of the highway, but in the bumpier scenic route. Or maybe the real destination is the journey itself. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sxvsJM

August 06, 2017 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE REALLY AFFORDABLE ART SHOW

$2050 in cash prizes. This is a selling show with art priced for anyone & everyone. Thousands of NY art lovers & collectors will see your work. Expand your collector base in NYC. To make it easy for new collectors, all work submitted must be for sale at $499 or less. You get 75% of the selling price. Juror: Laura Phipps, Assistant Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC. Entry fee. Details: http://bit.ly/2sGRCwK OR [email protected]

August 07, 2017 – THE WASSAIC PROJECT | 2017 HAUNTED MILL AT MAXON MILLS

Artists are invited to take over a floor or a single room in Maxon Mills for the ADULT HAUNTED MILL and will have complete creative control with their installation (artists need to keep their work PG-13). We want artists who are excited to participate and get weird! Artists should be self-directed and independent with their projects and vision. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sUBWGf

August 10, 2017 – SONGZHUANG INTERNATIONAL PHOTO BIENNALE

2017 Songzhuang International Photo Biennale (Songzhuang Photo) is a major part of the 10th Annual Songzhuang Art Festival. It will be held in the Czech China Contemporary Museum (CCCM) on September 29 to October 13, 2017. More than sixty domestic and international artists/photographers will be selected to exhibit their work. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2obc8SK OR [email protected]

August 13, 2017 – INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ART COMPETITION, “WATER/SEASCAPES”

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces their 4th Annual International 2017 “Water/Seascapes” Art Competition. Competition opens July 16, 2017 and closes August 13, 2017. Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all medium artists regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition will be held. Awards will be given. Winners announced on August 28th Entry Fee. Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://tinyurl.com/2017-seascapes OR [email protected]

August 13, 2017 – 2017 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

International Photographer of the Year creates new opportunities to showcase the best photographic work and introduce leading talents to the world of contemporary photography. IPOTY celebrates creativity, ambition and supports artists to develop and present their work through competition. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2szsFQq

August 14, 2017 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: 2017 NATIONAL JURIED SHOW AT LARKIN ARTS

$2000 in cash and prizes. Deadline for entries: August 14, 2017. Artists working in any two-dimensional media excluding film invited to apply. Exhibit dates: October 6-28, 2017. Juror: Jonathan McMillan, Associate Professor of Studio Art, University of Mary Washington. Entry Fee. Entries must be submitted via CaFE (Call for Entries). Entry Fee. Details: 540-236-4223 OR http://bitly.com/2sGwuGH OR [email protected]

August 14, 2017 – JURIED WATERCOLOR EXHIBITION: TRADITIONAL TO MODERN

All watercolor media, styles & processes will be considered including inks, gouache, acrylic & mixed media on paper, cotton, rag or fiber. Open to all artists world-wide age 18 & over. Artwork entered must be the artist’s original creations completed within the last 5 years, and must not have been presented in past Monmouth Museum exhibitions. All work must be available Sept. 15-Nov. 5, 2017. Entry Fee. Details: 732-224-1989 OR http://monmouthmuseum.submittable.com/submit OR [email protected]

August 15, 2017 – OPEN CALL FOR JURIED EXHIBITION

Galerie Protége is announcing an open call for the next big artist to be featured in a group show opening on Sept 7th. The 3 jurors will select the artists from the open call submissions for an exhibition at Galerie Protége to run through October 3, 2017. Exhibition will be promoted and one artist will be featured in an interview at ArteFuse. Artists will receive commission on work sold. Application Fee. Details: http://galerieprotege.artcall.org/

August 25, 2017 – ART COMES ALIVE ($250,000 IN AWARDS TO ARTISTS)

Accelerate your career, be acknowledged for your talents, and get your artwork noticed by collectors, corporations, interior designers, and art galleries! Our diverse panel of prestigious jurors are seeking artists working in a variety of media, subject matter, and price points. Awarded prizes include purchase awards, gallery contracts, and more! Entry Fee. Details: 513-723-1222 OR http://bitly.com/2tTQEdA OR [email protected]

August 25, 2017 – SEAT 14C PRIZE

The winning story will be uploaded to Seat 14C on the seat map (see website). Stories must be a minimum of 2,000 and a maximum of 4,000 words. Your story is a first-person account of the passenger in Seat 14C, on ANA Flight #008, as this passenger discovers they’ve mysteriously been transported 20 years into the future. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2tNXiQY

August 28, 2017 – LACDA 2017 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION

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 September 14-October 7, 2017. Ten second place winners also exhibited. Curating Jurors: Anna Katz, Assistant Curator: MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art Dhyandra Lawson, Associate Curator: LACMA, L.A. County Museum of Art. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1nMYjWC

August 30, 2017 – MAIL ART, “PAIN”, OPEN CALL

The Hoyt Gallery at the USC Keck School of Medicine presents “PAIN2”, a mail in art show featuring images depicting physical and mental pain. PAIN2 will run from September 1 – Oct 27, 2017 Deadline for submissions is August 30th, 2017. Pain C/O Curriculum Office Keck School of Medicine at USC 1975 Zonal Avenue, KAM 200 Los Angeles, CA 90089 No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.facebook.com/PainArtShow

August 31, 2017 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS

A SHOW OF HEADS is a thematic group exhibition of work that includes and/or is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, October 18 – November 11, 2017 and is open for entry to all artists working in any media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR [email protected]

September 08, 2017 – ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2017

The contest is organised by Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management. Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI4jr

September 13, 2017 – THE CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

Enter for your chance to exhibit in New York City! The Chelsea International Photography Competition is organized by Agora Gallery and features separate amateur and professional categories. With a distinguished panel of jurors and prizes valued at more than $55,000, it is an opportunity for photographers to introduce the world to their art! Entry Fee. Details: http://www.agora-gallery.com/competition/photography OR [email protected]

September 24, 2017 – “OUR WORLD IS KIND” PHOTO CONTEST

Science says that looking at kind images makes people happier, healthier and creates a more connected and kind world. You can help make the world a better place through your photography. Take a picture of kindness where ever you see it and enter the Envision Kindness 2017 Photo Contest: Our World is Kind. Open to all photographers. With more than $1,300 in prizes, the contest is free to enter. No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.envisionkindness.org/photocontest OR [email protected]