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September 2, 2014 CALL FOR ENTRIES: THE ARTIST'S MAGAZINE OVER 60
COMPETITION We're looking for artists age 60+ working in two
dimensions in all traditional art media. Submit your work and you
could see it featured in The Artist's Magazine! 10 winners will be
prominently featured in the magazine and will receive $250 each in
cash prizes. Entry fee. Details: 715-445-4612 OR
http://www.artistsnetwork.com/competitions/over-60-art-competition OR
[email protected]

December 6, 2014 DAVE BOWN PROJECTS The initiatives of the privately
held U.S. company focus on advancing the field of visual arts by
conducting research, buying works of art for the Collection of Dave
Bown Projects, and providing unrestricted monetary awards to visual
artists. Entry fee. Details/contact: Dave Bown 917-365-5265
http://davebownprojects.com/about.html [email protected]

July 31, 2014 THE GATEWAY TO SEDONA ARTIST COMPETITION Open to all
painters over 18 working in traditional media (oil, acrylic, pastel,
and watercolor). Online juried painting competition starts July 1,
2014. Early-bird entries gain additional exposure. Over $10,000 in
prizes: monthly prize of $200; Grand Prize: $5000. Promotes artists
and contributes to building of The Laughing Toucan Art Center in
Belize, Central America. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.gatewaytosedona.com/the-competition OR
[email protected]


July 25, 2014 CALL FOR Human Factor THEMED ART All media 2-D and 3-D
national juried exhibition for September 2014. Cash Awards. Email
entries and PayPal accepted. Entry fee. Details/prospectus (send
SASE): FCCA 813 Sophia St Fredericksburg VA 22401 540-760-6928
www.fccava.org [email protected]

July 26, 2014 POETRY CONTEST Everyone is encouraged to enter the 10th
Annual Contest. Up to three poems can be submitted. Poets do not have
to live in Lincoln, CA to be eligible. Young Poets, 18-years of age or
under, are encouraged to submit poems and will compete in a special
'Young Poets' category. Entry Forms and Contest Rules can be
downloaded. No entry fee. Details: http://www.libraryatlincoln.org OR
[email protected]

July 27, 2014 4th ANNUAL CALL FOR Animals THEMED ART Light Space &
Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery's 4th
Annual 'Animals' Juried Online Art Competition for the month of July
2014. Winners receive extensive worldwide publicity and
promotion. Entry fee. Details: 888-490-3530 OR
http://tinyurl.com/pctkv5o OR [email protected]

July 28, 2014 COMMEMORATING WW1 THROUGH ART Free international art
project for all young people aged 4 - 18. Opportunity to explore WW1
in paintings. Ideas: Life for soldiers experiencing the war, Life for
civilians back home, Battle scenes, Propaganda posters, Life after the
war, Armament, Effects of the war on soldiers, their families and
others, The build up to the War. Schools welcome. No entry
fee. Details: http://tinyurl.com/q5gh8kw OR [email protected]

July 30, 2014 BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW CALL TO ARTISTS This show is an
outdoor, four-block long event, comprised solely of original fine art
and fine craft, taking place on October 18 & 19, 2014. It takes place
in the center blocks of a 22-block historic linear park in the center
of Beverly Hills. Entry fee. Details: 310-285-6836 OR
http://www.beverlyhills.org/artshow OR [email protected]

July 31, 2014 GEORGIA WRITERS RESIDENCY Open to practicing, published
writers (emerging/mid-career in all literary genres) as well as
capable teachers who have experience working with writers of all
levels within their field of expertise. Loose Change Writers in
Residence will receive a stipend of $750 as well as 80 hours/month
access to a shared co-working space for a six month duration. Travel
and housing costs are the responsibility of the resident writers. In
return, Loose Change Writers in Residence will hold office hours (for
free, but by appointment only) for community members seeking advice
and feedback on their writing. Application fee. Details:
http://tinyurl.com/lt2d27w OR [email protected]

July 31, 2014 CQ37 INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES BIGTIME EXPOSURE
We're looking for the best of the best in art, advertising, design,
illustration, photography and fine art. Open to professionals and
students worldwide. Affordable entry fees. Winners featured in our
Winter issue and in our online gallery. Entry fee. Details:
212-591-2566 OR https://artisanalmedia.secure-awards.com/a OR
 [email protected]

July 31, 2014 28th NATIONAL JURIED CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION Barrett
Art Galleries, Poughkeepsie, NY, heart of Hudson Valley and Tri-State
region. Exhibition Sept. 27 - Nov. 8, 2014; monetary awards, reception
on 9/27. Juror: Lynne Warren, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art,
Chicago. Visual media eligible: drawing, painting, printmaking,
photography, sculpture, installation art, glass, ceramics, fiber and
mixed media. Entry fee. Details: 845-471-2550 OR
http://barrettartcenter.org/exhibitions-events/new-directions-14 OR
[email protected]

July 31, 2014 SHELTERED: ART BENEFIT FOR ANIMALS AT RISK The five-week
show is open to residents of the US, 18 years and older. The theme is
'shelter.' Artists are encouraged to interpret broadly. All art
mediums considered. Works can be abstract, symbolic, realistic,
representational, pastoral, urbanesque, minimalist. We want to see
your vision! Details: http://shelteredartshow.org OR
[email protected]

July 31, 2014 ART ORGANIZATION SEEKS NEW DIRECTOR Anchor Art Space is
a non-profit, artist-run organization in Anacortes, WA. We are looking
for a new Director. The Director will work closely with our board to
guide the direction and growth of Anchor Art Space as both
collaborator and supervisor. $900 per month + commission on any new
grant money. Please send a letter of interest and a resume with two
recommendations. Details: 360-755-3140 OR
http://www.anchorartspace.org OR [email protected]

July 31, 2014 CALL TO ARTISTS: 'SEASCAPE/WATER' THEME COMPETITION
Contemporary Art Gallery Online is proud to announce its Second
Annual, International, Seascape and Water Theme Art Competition and
Exhibition. All 2D and 3D amateur and professional artists are invited
to create their best Art and Enter. Visit us online to view pasts
exhibits and to review eligibility requirements and prizes. Entry
fee. Details: 305-509-1788 OR
http://http://www.contemporaryartgalleryonline.com/category-s/1910.htm
OR [email protected]

August 1, 2014 4th ANNUAL MIDDLESEX FELLS CALL FOR ART Seeking artists
of various media for its 4th annual Fells Art Month for the month of
September, 2014, at the Beebe Estates gallery, 235 West Foster,
Melrose, Massachussetts. Opening reception is September 5 from 7-9
pm. Gallery hours are Saturdays from 11-3. This year's theme is
Nature, our most precious resource. We are seeking art that depicts
nature under threat, nature being preserved and nature being
celebrated. The size limit for hanging art is 20 x 20. Please submit
at most 3 samples. No entry fee. Details/submission Mike Oliver
781-662-2340 [email protected]

August 1, 2014 INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ARTISTS Master of Art
International 2014 ('the competition')with theme of Masterpieces -
exclusively the very best pieces of original art work paintings and
drawings annual juror international art selling exhibition.The
competition is open to all artists worldwide with a total of £45,000
GBP worth of prize awards. Can enter unlimited number of entries, no
size requirements. Entry fee. Details: 798-535-0647 OR
http://www.masterofartinternational.co.uk OR
[email protected]

August 4, 2014 CALL FOR DREAMS, FANTASIES, AND ILLUSIONS Seeking
photographs of any kind that create dreamworlds, spin fantastic tales,
or suggest imaginary illusions. Juried by the amazing photographic
team of Nicholas Kahn and Richard Selesnick. PhotoPlace
Gallery. Application fee. Details:
http://www.vtphotoworkplace.com/id257.html

August 15, 2014 YOUNGARTS CALL FOR VISUAL ARTIST IN RESIDENCEY
APPLICATIONS Emerging and mid-career artists across the country are
encouraged to apply for the YoungArts Residency in Visual Arts. The
program will provide at least three visual artists a year with time,
space and resources; help them forge key relationships; and give them
the chance to work in Miami and engage with its community. Entry
fee. Details: 800-970-2787 OR
http://www.youngarts.org/youngarts-residency

August 15, 2014 ARTIST RESIDENCY 3 MONTHS LIVE/WORK LOWER EAST SIDE,
NYC The Con Artist Collective creative community, gallery, and
creative coworking space will host the Epic Epoch residency. 1
selected artist will receive 3 months living, 24 hour work space, a
vibrant artist community, and a 2 weeks solo gallery show. Six artists
will also be chosen to participate in a group show, and 300 artists
will be granted either discounted or free membership to the
Collective. Application fee. Details: 646-504-2323 OR
http://epicepoch.org OR [email protected]

August 18, 2014 RICHESON75 FIGURE/PORTRAIT 2014: $10K BEST IN SHOW 2-D
original art only (sorry no digital or photography). 75 finalists
invited to show in Richeson Gallery Exhibit Oct 20-Dec 6,
2014. Artwork must be present in the gallery to be eligible for
awards. Awards Juror Mr William Suys, OPA. Entry fee. Details:
https://adobeformscentral.com/?f=OhITz5FKVH5Se7E4771Fgg OR
[email protected]

August 24, 2014 MATERIALIZE: SCULPTURE USING DIGITAL FABRICATION
Visual artists and designers using 3D printing invited to submit works
for juried exhibition. Artworks must have a component created using 3D
printing process, can include haptic and 3D photoscan
technologies. Juror Tom Lauerman. Open to U.S. artists 18 and
over. Entry fee. Details: 937-775-2978 OR http://tinyurl.com/m8l9uhv
OR [email protected]

August 30, 2014 PRIVATE CHOICES PUBLIC SPACES MAIL ART Private
Choices, Public Spaces takes on the public-private threshold of the
last remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi and the highly nuanced
interface to illuminate the spatial implications of access to
reproductive health care and the role design can play in expanding the
conversation. Postcards will be exhibited at The New School this
September. No entry fee. Details: http://architexx.org

August 31, 2014 A SHOW OF HEADS A thematic exhibition based on the
portrayal and interpretation of the human head to be held at the
Limner Gallery, October 23 - November 22, 2014. Open for entry to all
artists working in any media. $2,200 in Direct Art Magazine
publication awards. Entry fee. Prospectus/details/questions: SlowArt
Productions 123 Warren Street Hudson NY 12534
http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/head.htm [email protected]

September 1, 2014 LOGO DESIGN COMPETITION FOR ART & PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
$2,500 in Cash Prizes: 45th Annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin
Festival Entry Format: Print Ready Vector based artwork: EPS, AI,
PDF. Wonderful opportunity to design a logo. Winning artwork will be
used for the Official Festival Poster, T-Shirts, Glassware, Signage
and print and web based marketing materials and recognize by numerous
press outlets. Entry fee. Details: http://www.hmbartpumpkin.com OR
[email protected]

September 8, 2014 CALL FOR 'GMO FOODS' THEMED ART Calling all art
activists, writers, anyone embroiled with trying to make sense of
genetically modified organisms, to contribute to The Light
Millennium's special web issue: Freedom of Information in the
Genetically Modified Age. All media to be displayed on website,
submissions accepted throughout the summer, with a possible event in
New York in the fall. No entry fee. Details:
http://www.lightmillennium.org OR [email protected]

September 15, 2014 CALL FOR WORKS ON PAPER South Shore Art Center in
Cohasset, MA, invites entries of original work that offer distinctive,
imaginative imagery using paper. Show dates October 24 - December 21,
2014. Opening Reception October 24 6-8pm Juried by Al Miner, Assistant
Curator of Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. $1200
in prizes - all work must be for sale. Entry fee. Details:
781-383-2787 OR https://client.smarterentry.com/SSAC

October 1, 2014 RESIDENCY IN WYOMING'S BIGHORN MOUNTAINS THE UCROSS
FOUNDATION RESIDENCY PROGRAM is currently accepting applications for
residencies of 2-6 weeks. Located on a 20,000 acre working cattle
ranch in the foothills of Wyoming's Bighorn Mountains. Individuals
from all stages of their professional careers are invited to
apply. Applications accepted by mail or electronic submission. No
charge for residency. Application fee and refundable residency
deposit. Details: 307-737-2291 OR http://ucrossfoundation.org OR
[email protected]

October 14, 2014 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE ART COMPETITION: ART TOPPLING
TOBACCO Topple tobacco through your expression in art. $5000 in prize
money to be shared in adult section and $850 in Kids Section. 2014
last of the series of Art Toppling Tobacco then onwards to The Grand
Final on World No Tobacco Day 2015 when prize money is $20,000. No
entry fee. Details:
http://arttopplingtobacco.com.au/submit_your_art_2014

October 15, 2014 TEACHERS AGAINST PREJUDICE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ART
CONTEST Open to students in grades 1-4 in any country. Submit artwork
on the theme of 'Living Together in Peace' in jpeg format by e-mail or
on disk. First and second prizes ($100-$150) awarded in two
categories. No entry fee. Details:
http://www.teachersagainstprejudice.org

October 17, 2014 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: NATIONAL YOUNGARTS FOUNDATION
Opportunity for cash awards up to $10,000. Performance and exhibition
opportunities. Chance for a week of master classes with world-renowned
professionals in your discipline. Exclusive chance at nomination for
U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts. Lifetime of support and
networking with over 20,000 alumni. Open to visual, literary, design
and performing artists 15-18 years old or grades 10-12. Entry
fee. Details: 800-970-2787 OR http://www.YoungArts.org/apply

October 31, 2014 ARTISTS' CALL FOR GALLERY EXHIBITIONS The Monterey
Peninsula College Art Gallery hosts six exhibits each year, showing
contemporary art in all media. Exhibits are 5 weeks long. Exhibits are
in pairs, groups and solo. Reviewing exhibition proposals for six
exhibits in the 2015 - 2016 academic year. Open to U.S. residency. All
media. Limit 10 images. Entry fee. Details: 831-646-3060 OR
http://www.cac.ca.gov/artistcall/acdetail.php?id=24736 OR
[email protected]

December 21, 2014 ARTIST MARKET IN SOMERVILLE MASSACHUSETTS Space is
available in upcoming Saturday Local Artist Market (SLAM) dates
through Dec 2014. SLAM is in its 5th year providing a venue for local
artists to exhibit & sell their work & an opportunity for shoppers to
find a wide variety of art & handmade goods in one location. All media
is considered. Entry fee. Details: http://burren.com/SLAM.html OR
[email protected]

January 5, 2015 12th ANNUAL OUTDOOR JURIED EXHIBIT CASH AWARDS
Embracing Our Differences is accepting submissions for its annual
outdoor art exhibit celebrating diversity and inclusion displayed
April & May 2015 in Southwest FL USA. 39 artists will be selected and
national and international submissions are encouraged. $3,000 (US) in
awards. No entry fee. Details: 941-404-5710 OR
http://embracingourdifferences.org OR [email protected]

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