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Calls to Artists – Some with Short Deadlines

Calls to Artists

Well, we might all be grounded from any art activities outside our homes and studios, but that doesn’t mean we can’t answer some calls to artists! Here is a list of active calls, some with deadlines as early as Friday, March 27, others with more time to prepare. We have not culled any artist calls for which Oregon artists might not be eligible, so be sure to do your own due diligence! Good luck to you all!

March 30, 2020 – ARTISTS NETWORK | ACRYLICWORKS 8

Deadline Extended : AcrylicWorks 8–with Special Guest Judge Stephen Quiller! Showcases the best of the best of acrylic painting in a variety of styles and subjects. Win prizes and publication! For the AcrylicWorks 8 competition, we are looking for excellence in acrylic painting in a variety of styles and subjects. The dominant medium must be acrylic, but some minor use of other media is acceptable. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2QPH5d3

April 22, 2020 – INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ONLINE ART COMPETITION, 2020 ALL PLANET EARTH

Contemporary Art Gallery Online is proud to announce their 2nd Annual “ALL Planet Earth Theme” Online Art Competition for 2020. Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience,education in the art field or where they may reside. This is an international competition and everyone is encouraged to participate. Entry Fee. Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://bitly.com/39h8IS2 OR [email protected]

April 30, 2020 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | GLOBAL MELTDOWN

The subject of this exhibition is every aspect of the MELTDOWN crisis, be it political, global, personal, environmental, financial, psychological, scientific and/or spiritual. Entry is open to all artists working in any media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/39dht0h

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 – – 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 – 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

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 – 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 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

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 05, 2020 – 2020 WATERLOO ARTS JURIED EXHIBITION

Deadline: April 5, 2020. Waterloo Arts invites all artists residing in the US or Canada to submit artwork for the 2020 Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition. This is a unique opportunity for artists to exhibit work in Cleveland, Ohio. Over $2,500 in cash prizes. . Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/39dht0h OR [email protected]

April 05, 2020 – NATIONAL OIL AND ACRYLIC PAINTERS SOCIETY 2020 SPRING ONLINE

$4500.00 in awards $1000.00 for 1st Place The National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) invites oil and acrylic painters from all across North America and International Artists 18 years old and older to apply to our exhibit honoring the Best in oil and acrylic painting. NOAPS has been showcasing the talents of oil and acrylic painters since 1991. Membership to NOAPS not required Entry Fee. Details: http://www.noaps.org/2020-spring-on-line-prospectus

April 15, 2020 – BLOOM & GROW: BRILLIANT BOTANICALS

Bloom & Grow is a lush, colorful, and wide-ranging celebration of floral and botanical art. Bloom & Grow seeks works that continue these traditions, as well as works that explore the environmental and personal connections we have with flowers & plants. All media welcome; small to large-scale works; indoor and outdoor works; cash awards will be presented. Application Fee. Details: 410-326-4640 OR http://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/forms/bloom-grow-brilliant-botanicals OR [email protected]

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]

May 07, 2020 – $550.00 INNOVATE GRANTS FOR ARTISTS + PHOTOGRAPHERS

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2020 Cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. Entry Fee. Details: http://innovateartistgrants.org

May 15, 2020 – DOROTHEA LANGE PAUL TAYLOR PRIZE

The Lange-Taylor Prize is intended to support artists, working alone or in teams, who are engaged in extended, ongoing fieldwork projects that fully exploit the relationship of words and images in the powerful, persuasive representation of a subject. The prize is not awarded for completed projects or to support the production of a book, exhibit, website, or other outcomes. Application Fee. Details: http://documentarystudies.duke.edu/awards/lange-taylor

May 19, 2020 – $1,000 ARTIST GRANTS | ALL MEDIA ELIGIBLE

The Hopper Prize is offering 5 individual artist grants of $1,000. This is an open call, all media eligible. Grant submissions will be juried by leading curators: Amber Esseiva, Associate Curator, Institute for Contemporary Art VCU, and Leila Groth, Associate Curator for Contemporary Art, Baltimore Museum of Art. In addition to grants, 30 artists will be selected for a shortlist. Entry Fee. Details: http://hopperprize.org

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