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Art Deadlines List - October 2018 Edition: Art In Your Atoms!

October 01, 2018 – ARTIST NETWORK | STROKES OF GENIUS

All winning art will be selected by our special guest juror, contemporary artist Steven Assael, and will also be featured in North Light Books’ hardbound showcase of the best in contemporary drawing. Four top winning pieces selected by the editors will also appear in Artists magazine. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2M3ht6U

September 30, 2018 – WORKS BY ARTISTS AND THEIR CURRENT OR FORMER INSTRUCTORS

The relationship between artists and their current or former professors can be a powerful one. Out of respect for the artist-teacher bond, and in honor of instructors working hard to help artists tap into a higher mind relative to art and life, we offer TAPPED every year, an annual exhibit that presents works of art by current or former professor/student pairs. Entry Fee. Details: 513-861-3638 OR http://www.manifestgallery.org/tapped OR [email protected]

October 31, 2018 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | EMERGING ARTISTS 2019

SlowArt Productions presents Emerging Artists 2019, the 27th annual competition for exhibition and Artist of the Year Award. Open to all artists working in any media. This event is devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of Emerging Artists. The exhibition will be held February 27 – March 23, 2019, at the Limner Gallery. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2wYpkPW OR [email protected]

October 01, 2018 – ONE GUN GONE: THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE NOT ENOUGH

One Gun Gone: Thoughts and Prayers are Not Enough is a juried international photography exhibition addressing the impact of gun violence and is the third show in an exhibition series designed to provide opportunities to support positive change in the community. This exhibition is produced by Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts in partnership with “One Gun Gone” onegungone.com. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Bm5fGp

October 01, 2018 – SCULPTURE GRANTS

National Sculpture Society has calls for three grants for figurative/realist sculptors – $5,000 each. No Entry Fee. Details: 212-764-5645 OR http://nationalsculpture.org/programs-awards

October 01, 2018 – XPOSURE 2018 INTERNATIONAL & FILM COMPETITIONS

What is Xposure? Sharjah Government Media Bureau launched the concept of Xposure in 2016 as an Intl. Photography Festival that would become an annual feature in the calendar of professional photographers, photography enthusiasts, filmmakers, students and educators from around the world. Xposure is the official educational & imagery photography platform that combines a broad range of photography events. No Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2KdMR2q

October 04, 2018 – NATIONAL ART ENCOUNTER 2018 19

Biennial exhibition open to 2D & 3D art in any genre or media. 9 awards worth $3,500. 3 jurors: Jill Deupi, Beaux Arts Director & Chief Curator, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami; Kirk Ke Wang, Professor of Art, Eckerd College, Saint Petersburg; Brad Cushman, U of Arkansas at LR, Gallery Director. Exhibit on view Naples, FL from 12-1-18 to 1-12-19. Enter 1 or 2 artworks created after 1-1-14. Entry Fee. Details: 239-262-6517 OR http://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5577 OR [email protected]

October 05, 2018 – 22ND JAPAN MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL

The competition is organized by the Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee. There are 4 divisions: • Art Division • Entertainment Division • Animation Division • Manga Division No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2wC4AIV

October 08, 2018 – CALL FOR INT. ART COMPETITION, “ALL FIGURATIVE/PORTRAIT”

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces their 6th International “ALL Figurative/Portrait” Competition. Competition opens September 10, 2018 and closes October 7, 2018. CAGO encourages entries from all 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition will be held. Awards will be given. Winners will be announced on October 23rd, 2018 Entry Fee. Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://tinyurl.com/2018-portraitOR [email protected]

October 08, 2018 – SMALL WORKS 2018

This national juried exhibition of small artwork (12 inches or smaller in any direction) is open to artists working in all media excluding video/sound and installation art. A total of $2,000 in cash awards, “Best in Show” receives $1,000! Entry Fee. Details: 315-462-0210 OR http://mainstreetartsgallery.com/submissions OR [email protected]

October 15, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS!

Valdosta State University (VSU) Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery (Valdosta, Georgia) is reviewing solo and small group exhibition proposals for the 2019-2020 academic year. application fee: $15, Artists 18+, All media, Artwork is insured while in the gallery. No sales commission. Application Fee. Details: 229-333-5835 OR http://bit.ly/2Q9oGFo OR [email protected]

October 15, 2018 – PRETTY PHOTOSHOP ACTIONS SCHOLARSHIP

Pretty Photoshop Actions recognizes the importance of higher education and the role it plays in our personal and professional fulfillment. That’s why we are so excited to continue our Pretty Photoshop Actions $500 bi-annual scholarship. This ongoing scholarship provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education and achieve their goals! No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2LZ7XkU

October 15, 2018 – EMBRACING OUR DIFFERENCES ART EXHIBIT CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

The juried exhibit consists of 45 billboard-size images, each work of art is created by local, national & international artists reflecting their interpretation of our theme “enriching lives through diversity & inclusion. Awards are given for “Best-in-Show Adult,” “Best-in-Show Student,” and “People’s Choice.” The exhibit will be displayed from 1-19-19 through 3-14-19, in Sarasota’s Bayfront Park. No Entry Fee. Details: 941-404-5710 OR http://embracingourdifferences.org/submit-art OR [email protected]

October 15, 2018 – STUDIO WORKSPACE RESIDENCY AT WOMEN’S STUDIO WORKSHOP

This residency is open to artists who want 4-6 weeks of concentrated work time in any of our studios: etching, papermaking, letterpress, silkscreen, book arts, photography, or ceramics. For $200/week, artists receive on-campus housing and 24/7 studio access. Details: 845-658-9133 OR http://bit.ly/1J1Vfxd OR [email protected]

October 15, 2018 – TENNESSEE WILLIAMS SHORT FICTION CONTEST

Grand prize $500, VIP festival pass, public reading at a literary panel at the festival, publication in New Orleans Review. Finalists will have their names published on the website. Entry Fee.Details: http://bitly.com/2fFfdby

October 22, 2018 – INDIAN WELLS INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL

The 17th annual Indian Wells Arts Festival, March 29, 30 and 31, 2019. Primary Jury deadline to apply: 10/22/18 Application Fees: $35 application fee through 10/22/18 Second Jury deadline to apply (increases to $50 late fee): January 7, 2019– limited to just 50 spaces left for artists. Application Fee. Details: 760-346-0042 OR http://www.indianwellsartsfestival.com OR [email protected]

October 31, 2018 – LOEWE CRAFT PRIZE 2019 The LOEWE

Craft Prize seeks to acknowledge and support international artisans of any age (over 18) or gender who demonstrate an exceptional ability to create objects of superior aesthetic value. All entries should fall within an area of applied arts, such as ceramics, bookbinding, enamelwork, jewellery, lacquer, metal, furniture, leather, textiles, glass, paper, wood, etc. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2OPoXN0

October 31, 2018 – ICELAND WRITERS RETREAT

The Iceland Writers Retreat is an event comprised of a series of small-group writing workshops and cultural tours designed to introduce participants to Iceland’s rich literary heritage. The winning candidate(s) must demonstrate that s/he does not have the financial means to attend the conference without this award. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2PM6kcL

October 31, 2018 – CARPETVISTA DESIGN COMPETITION 2018

The competition provides you the opportunity to design carpets. The winning designs will be produced in a limited edition and sold exclusively on CarpetVista. Do you have an inner designer waiting to be discovered? As a designer you can win not only fame and fortune, but also your carpet being produced and sold on carpetvista.com. No Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2OQ4hEz
October 31, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS
Monterey Peninsula College Art Gallery hosts six exhibits each year, showing contemporary art in all media. Six shows per years. At may be for sale (20% gallery commission). Artists are exhibited in pairs, groups, and solo. MPC Gallery is reviewing exhibition proposals for exhibits in the 2019 – 2020 academic year. Open to U.S. residency. All media. Limit 10 images. $25. Call (831) 646-3060. Application Fee. Details: 831-646-3060 OR http://www.mpc.edu/academics/academic-divisions/creative-arts/art-gallery OR [email protected]

November 01, 2018 – AMERICAS 2019: PAPERWORKS JURIED COMPETITION

CALL FOR ENTRIES – Works in any medium, on or of paper, traditional or experimental, including photographs. Cash and purchase awards, solo exhibit for best of show. Juror: Marco Hernandez, Wichita, KS. Prospectus on website or write: Americas 2019: Paperworks, Northwest Arts Center, 500 University Ave W, Minot, ND 58707. Entry Fee. Details: 701-858-3264 OR http://bitly.com/2NIkUVr OR [email protected]

November 01, 2018 – JOHN STEINBECK AWARD FOR FICTION

Reed 152 is an open-themed issue. All works should be stand-alone short stories, not chapters of a longer work. Editors read all fiction submissions of up to 5,000 words. One winner will receive $1,000 and publication. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2v2NZiK

November 02, 2018 – 26TH SAN DIEGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL INTL POSTER COMPETITION

This Poster Design Competition is organized by the Media Arts Center San Diego, producer of the San Diego Latino Film Festival. Submit an iconic design that captures the essence of our annual celebration of Latino film, music, and art for a chance to be the face of the festival. Computer graphics, as well as paintings, may be used to compose the design. Poster design must be submitted online. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2LceEzH

November 04, 2018 – NATIONAL OIL AND ACRYLIC PAINTERS SOCIETY ONLINE EXHIBITION

The NOAPS 28th Annual Fall International Online Exhibition is open to all artists anywhere in the world 18 years and older. NOAPS membership is not required for this show. All paintings must be original works in oil or acrylic paint and must not have been juried into any previous NOAPS show, including the two Best of America Shows. $2100 in Cash Awards and 20 non-monetary Awards of Recognition. Entry Fee. Details: 226-246-7607 OR http://www.noaps.org/ OR [email protected]

November 05, 2018 – VALDOSTA NATIONAL 2019

The Valdosta National 2019 presents the best in contemporary art nationally in an all-media competition. Hosted by the Valdosta State University Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery in Valdosta, Georgia, 2019 will be our 31st year. Awards: $1,500.00. Exhibition: January 22-February 8, 2019 Entry fee: $35 for 3 artworks.Juror & Judge Michael McFalls, Professor of Art at Columbus State University. Entry Fee. Details: 229-333-5835 OR http://bit.ly/2NRAHOs OR [email protected]

November 05, 2018 – INTERNATIONAL COMPOST AWARENESS WEEK 2019 POSTER CONTEST

The 2019 ICAW theme, “Cool the Climate – Compost!” recognizes the connection between soil health and the climate. Soil plays an important role in our environment. Healthy soil is at the heart of planetary, agricultural and human health. This year’s theme highlights that soil management practices with compost is key to soil health and migrating climate change. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Lerihy

November 16, 2018 – 2ND INTL. PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST “ECONOMY AND CRAFTS”

The competition is organized by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey. ‘Economy and Crafts’ is the theme of this year’s competition. Each entrant may submit a maximum of 4 images. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2JPIqtv

November 29, 2018 – ANDREU WORLD CONTEST 2018

The contest is organized by Andreu World company. In order to participate in the contest, each participant must design an item of furniture (seat or table). Please read the product briefing. The following material You must submit: – a model (scale 1:5); – a technical report; – CD or USB with drawings, plans, sketches. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2oo8MKu

November 30, 2018 – 16TH ANNUAL SMITHSONIAN.COM PHOTO CONTEST

What does an award-winning photograph look like? It can range from an captivating portrait of a family member to a moon-drenched landscape to movement captured at just the right time. Our 16th Annual Photo Contest is now open for submissions, and we’re looking for the best of the best. There are 6 categories. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2vJcrJO

December 31, 2018 – OPEN CALL FOR PRINT ARTISTS THE HIT EXHIBITION 2019

Norway’s first International Festival of Relief Printing. The HIT-festival will be launched in May 2019. It aims at celebrating tradition and innovation within relief print, woodcut and linocut etc.The HIT-Exhibition will be a juried Exhibition and a Competition. Three works will be announced as prize winners with sums of respectively NOK 100 000,-, 50 000,- and 30 000,-. No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.haugesund-billedgalleri.no/hitfestivalen-2019 OR [email protected]

December 31, 2018 – EZRA JACK KEATS BOOK AWARD

The intent of the Award is to identify and encourage early talent. To be eligible, the author will have no more than three children’s picture books (including nonfiction, chapter, YA) published under any name prior to the one being considered. The award includes a prize of $1,000 for each winner in each category. Entries from publishers, based on the Award criteria, are welcomed throughout the year. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2x8YWCQ

 

New Main Gallery Exhibit Begins this Friday

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detail of Lewis Anderson’s Is the Map the Territory

NEW EXHIBIT, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018

IN THE MAIN GALLERY

What is the Question:
Lewis Anderson & Darcie Sternenberg

September 14–November 2, 2018

Anderson Sternenberg
Left: Lewis Anderson, Does The Boatman Come For You
Right: Darcie Sternenberg, Does Nature Acknowledge Time

Reception:  Friday, September 21, 5:00-8:00 pm

Southern Oregon photography artists Lewis Anderson and Darcie Sternenberg both create dreamlike landscape images. Anderson’s Asian inspired pieces are large multi-paneled images while Sternenberg’s smaller, intimate pieces are in black and white. In this exhibit, each image is titled with a question, which invites the viewer to establish a stronger connection with art.

ROGUE GALLERY’S 2018 ANNUAL AUCTION

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Puttin’ on the Glitz
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 5pm

at the Rogue Valley Country Club
2660 Hillcrest Road, Medford
The annual auction is our biggest fund raiser and a great night of fun, food, music and deals! The evening includes a silent auction, cocktail hour, dinner, and live auction with music by “Band du Pays Swing”. It also includes a members’ exhibit with the theme “Puttin’ on the Glitz”- in an Art Deco/Great Gatsby style (see the call to artists HERE).

Tickets available HERE>>

If you are interested in donating items or services to be auctioned at the auction, call (541) 772-8118. Donation Form

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The Rogue Gallery & Art Center is the Rogue Valley’s premier non-profit community art center founded in 1960 to promote and nurture the visual arts in the Rogue Valley. The Art Center showcases emerging and established artists, presents fine crafts by area artisans, and offers a broad range of visual art classes and workshops for all ages.

Rogue Gallery & Art Center is located in downtown Medford at 40 South Bartlett Street. The hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. We are open every third Friday until 8:00pm.

Artist Applicants Welcome at Art & Soul Gallery in Ashland

Art & Soul Gallery in Ashland is accepting applications from new Artists.

Applications can be found on our website at www.artandsoulgallery.com or can be picked up at Art & Soul gallery, located at 247 East Main Street, Ashland, Oregon.

For Artists Interested in applying to Art & Soul Gallery

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The Art & Soul Gallery is an LLC owned by 5 local Artists. All Artists who submit an application are juried for exhibiting.

Artists will need a large body (6-8) of high quality paintings to exhibit at any one time.

There is a payment of a monthly fee, a one time website set up fee, and gallery commission fees.

Artists are required to work in the gallery eight hours a month.

Artists are to submit 6-8 digital images. Please give medium and dimensions. A resume of art activities, memberships, honors, etc. should be included in your application. Artists will be asked to make themselves available for an interview and bring “ready to hang” original art work.


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Dora Maar Residency FellowshipsMuseum of Fine Art Houston U.S. National Deadline: Bi-Annual Recurring October 15, February 15 – The Dora Maar House in Ménerbes, France, provides funded residencies of one to three months for mid-career professionals in the arts…MénerbesProvence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France

Creative Inspiration 2018Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery International Deadline: August 7, 2018 – Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery’ announces an international call for artists for it upcoming online exhibition, “Creative Inspiration 2018 – The Artist’s Passion”. Cash awards

9th Annual International
Juried Exhibition: Empathy
University of North Carolina at Pembroke International Deadline: August 17, 2018 – The A.D. Gallery, UNC Pembroke Art Department, announces a call for artists worldwide to enter our 9th Annual International Juried Exhibition. Cash awards… PembrokeNorth Carolina, United States

5th Artist Spotlight Solo Art CompetitionFusion Art International Deadline: September 3, 2018 – Fusion Art invites submissions for its 5th Artist Spotlight Solo Art Competition. Open theme. Online exhibition and group show in Palm Springs. Awards… Palm SpringsCalifornia, United States

2018 FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Socially & Politically Engaged ArtThe FL3TCH3R Exhibit International Deadline: August 31, 2018 – Currently accepting entries for the FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art, to be on display at East Tennessee State University’s Reece Museum. Cash awards… Johnson CityTennessee, United States

Animalis: Works Exploring the Real or Imagined Animal in ArtManifest Creative Research Gallery International Deadline: September 4, 2018 – Manifest call to artists for ‘Animalis’, an international exhibit of works exploring the real or imagined animal in art. Open to any visual arts media. Cash award… Cincinnati Ohio, United States

Soil & Dirt: An Exploration of Two Worldly AspectsManifest Creative Research GalleryInternational Deadline: September 2, 2018 – Manifest Manifest Creative Research Gallery announces a worldwide call for artists to enter our exhibition. Open to any traditional visual arts media. Cash Awards Cincinnati Ohio, United States

Plein Air: An International Call for Works Made OutdoorsManifest Creative Research Gallery International Deadline: August 31, 2018 – Manifest announces an international call for works made outdoors. Open to any and all traditional and non-traditional visual arts media. Exhibition, publican, cash awards… CincinnatiOhio, United States

Unreal Photo: Staged, Fantasy &
Fictitious Photography Exhibition
1650 Gallery International Deadline: July 29, 2018 – 1650 Gallery is calling for entries for its ‘Unreal: Staged, Fantasy and Fictitious Photography Exhibition’. Fifty works will be included in the L.A. Gallery, plus online venue, awards… Los AngelesCalifornia, United States

University of Florida’ Career Resource CenterUniversity of Florida International Deadline: September 7, 2018 – Art in State Buildings at the University of Florida call for artists to submit proposals for site-specific work for placement in our Career Resource Center . $51,856 budget… GainesvilleFlorida, United States

National Art Encounter 2018-19Naples Art Association U.S. National Deadline: October 4, 2018 – The Naples Art Association is now accepting entries for National Art Encounter 2018-19, an all media biennial exhibition open to U.S. artists featuring 9 cash awards… NaplesFlorida, United States

CAGO’s 5th Annual “ALL Animal” Competition & ExhibitionContemporary Art Gallery Online International Deadline: August 13, 2018 – Contemporary Art Gallery announces their 5th Annual International 2018 “ALL Animal” Online Art Competition. Exhibit, radio, awards, publication, more…

IACA Mini-Grant ProgramIntegrity Arts and Culture Association U.S. National Deadline: August 31, 2018 – Integrity: Arts & Culture Association announces grants to individual artists for creative endeavors in the literary, performing and visual arts. We believe the arts… Rock IslandIllinois, United States

Photo Shoot: 2018Black Box Gallery International Deadline: August 9, 2018 – Black Box Gallery is excited to announce an open themed juried group photo show. All methods and styles are eligible. 54 selections for exhibition, catalog, flat file… PortlandOregon, United States

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August 06, 2018
ARTIST NETWORK | PASTEL 100 20TH ANNUAL Sponsored by Pastel Journal, America’s leading magazine devoted to pastel artists, this annual competition offers cash, prizes and publicity to its talented winners. Get rewarded for your finest work!Winners will be featured in the April 2019 issue of Pastel Journal. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2LFO42w

July 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 ORhttps://www.paintingcontest.org OR [email protected]

August 31, 2018
SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from Oct 18 – Nov 10, 2018. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. All visions of the head, including partial and multiple heads, will be considered. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR[email protected]

July 27, 2018 CQ53 CALL FOR ENTRIES CHANCE FOR A NYC GALLERY SHOWING Enter our show and you have a chance at being shown in a New York City gallery. Quarterly winners are automatically entered in our year-end 100 Best Show. Win there and you’re a part of a group show at a New York City gallery. CQ53 winners receive a free catalog and will be on view in our online gallery. There is no specific theme; all mediums are accepted. Entry Fee. Details: 718-435-4047 OR https://cqjournal.com/callforentries OR[email protected]

July 30, 2018AMERICAN ART AWARDS. JURIED ONLINE BY 25 TOP GALLERIES For just $25, the AMERICAN ART AWARDS sends your online art image to America’s 25 BEST GALLERIES + MUSEUMS who 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. PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS. Info at site. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.AmericanArtAwards.com OR [email protected]

July 31, 2018 INTERNATIONAL POSTER COMPETITION “NOW WHAT?!” Weltformat Graphic Design Festival in Lucerne (Switzerland) is looking for the best young poster designers. The theme of the competition is “Now What?!”. We are looking for your visual interpretation of turning points. This moment of maximal tension, just before everything changes. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sxvsJM

July 31, 2018ROYAL SOCIETY OF BIOLOGY PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION 2018 ’Patterns in nature’ is the theme of this year’s competition. Life on Earth encompasses a myriad of regular forms, sequences and structures and we invite you to capture these details of biology. The judges are looking for an original interpretation of the theme. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2vBjIv7

July 31, 2018POLARS EXPRESSION POETRY AND SHORT STORY CONTEST For Canadian citizens or residents of all ages. There will be ten honourable mentions in each contest and the top group (approximately 33 percent) of all entries received will be published in a keepsake, soft-cover collection to be released in early December. All participants will receive a bookmark gift. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2KNqGAb

July 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 ORhttps://www.paintingcontest.org OR [email protected]

July 31, 2018 WOW! WOMEN ON WRITING 2018 CREATIVE NONFICTION ESSAY CONTEST Seeking creative nonfiction essays between 200 and 1,000 words on any topic and in any style, from personal essay to lyric essay to hybrid and more. The mission of this contest is to reward bravery in real-life storytelling and create an understanding of our world through thoughtful, engaging narratives. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2vDJhfb

July 31, 2018 ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2018 Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI4jr

July 31, 2018 AMERICAN ICON ART COMPETITION “Americans at Work” is your chance to show the world your interpretation of the American worker. Who they are. What they do. Where they do it. Be awarded cash prizes and have your work exhibited at the prestigious Sausalito Art Festival. $3,000 in prizes. Application Fee. Details: 415-332-3555 ORhttp://sausalitoartfestival.org/american-icon-art-competition OR [email protected]

August 01, 20188TH REGIONAL JURIED BIENNIAL EXHIBITION The Rehoboth Art League in Rehoboth Beach, DE is offering an open call to all artists living in DE, MD, PA, NJ, VA, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. This exhibition represents a strong collection of works by both emerging and master-level fine artists. Juror and Awards Judge: Ben Simon, Director of the Academy Art Museum in Easton Maryland. Application Fee. Details: 302-227-8408 OR http://bitly.com/2BtWaWu OR [email protected]

August 01, 2018COMIC SHOW: SCI FI FANTASY Unpublished Comic Book artists, 3-5 pages full story, finished pencils, inks or colors. Sci-Fi/Fantasy theme. Individual work, no collaboration. Juror: Jeremy Haun, jeremyhaun.com/therealm.com No Entry Fee. Details: https://www.instagram.com/artofleviqualls

August 05, 2018INTERNATIONAL EXHIBIT OF PHOTO AND LENS BASED WORKS Commonly defined as an accumulation of records or the place they are located archives contain primary source documents that have accumulated over the course of a particular span of time, and are kept (or presented) to show the function or history of a particular person, idea, or phenomena. This competitive exhibit calls for photo and lens-based works which address this theme in some way. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2LydYsJ

August 05, 2018ART COMES ALIVE (ACA): $300,000 + IN AWARDS TO ARTISTS ACA is an art competition & gallery exhibit that celebrates artists by awarding over $300,000 in a variety of categories including purchase awards, gallery contracts, publishing contracts, solos shows, publicity, & cash prizes. Our diverse panel of prestigious jurors are seeking artists working in a variety of media, subject matter, and price points. Entry Fee. Details: 513-723-1222 OR https://adcfineart.com/pages/aca OR [email protected]

August 06, 2018ARTIST NETWORK | PASTEL 100 20TH ANNUAL Sponsored by Pastel Journal, America’s leading magazine devoted to pastel artists, this annual competition offers cash, prizes and publicity to its talented winners. Get rewarded for your finest work!Winners will be featured in the April 2019 issue of Pastel Journal. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2LFO42w

August 06, 20182018 THROUGH THE LENS – A GROUP EXHIBITION Las Laguna Gallery is now accepting submissions of all types of photography, including but not limited to, traditional film, iPhone, polaroid, digital, etc. There are no restrictions on content or style, photographs on any medium will be considered. Entry Fee. Details: 949-667-1803 ORhttp://www.laslagunagallery.com/through-the-lens OR [email protected]

August 08, 201812 CUBED: A NAT’L EXHIBITION OF SMALL SCALE ART September 22 – October 20, 2018 Middle Tennessee State University Department of Art and Design Todd Art Gallery, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 1:00 p.m.―Opening Reception, Sat., September 22, 2018 Todd Hall, Todd Art Gallery, Room 224A Related workshops follow 12 CUBED is juried and composed of works that have not exceeded 12” in any dimension. $1,000 Best of Show Award Application Fee. Details: 615-898-5532 ORhttp://tinyurl.com/12x12atMTSU OR [email protected]

August 15, 2018“WET PAINT” CALL FOR ENTRY ONLINE ART SHOW THEME- “Wet Paint” This show is open to any subject matter as long as it is 2D and uses any type of paint. PAY IT FORWARD- We will be donating 10% of all entry fees from this show to Habitat for Humanity. Colors of Humanity Art Gallery, LLC is not affiliated with Habitat for Humanity. MEDIA- 2D work in any type of PAINT ENTRY FEE- $20 for 1 or 2 pieces AWARDS- Cash prizes will be given. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2JNAetN OR[email protected]

August 15, 2018THE LATIN AMERICAN CONTEMPORARY FINE ART COMPETITION The Latin American Contemporary Fine Art Competition is a spectacular platform to expose and promote your work internationally. The selected Latin American artists of this prominent contest will be awarded prizes designed to boost their careers and gain exposure. Enter June 25th– August 15th, 2018. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Ij6WT3 OR [email protected]

August 15, 2018/’FU:BAR/ CALL FOR GLITCH ART AND TEXTS 2018 /’fu:bar/ is a multimedia festival, focused on the theme of indicating errors in the very process of creating cross-disciplinary new media art. The event is composed of talks and lectures, open workshops, audio-visual artist performances and a glitch-bound visual arts exhibition. In this call we are looking for glitch media art and glitch-themed text work. No Entry Fee. Details: https://fubar.space/2018/call-for-art-and-texts OR [email protected]

August 15, 2018THE YALE DRAMA SERIES 2019 The competition is organised by the David Charles Horn Foundation. Submissions must be original, unpublished full-length plays written in English. Translations, musicals, adaptations and children’s plays are not accepted. Plays that have been professionally produced or published are not eligible. Playwrights may submit only one manuscript. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI5Uv

August 17, 2018EMPATHY: 9TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION CALL FOR ENTRIES: Interpretations of the theme of “Empathy” are welcome in a variety of media, subjects, and approaches. Artists are invited to submit two-dimensional, three-dimensional, installation or digital media (including video based media). Composition, technique, style and expression will be considered as well as craft in the selection process Entry Fee. Details: 910-521-4308 OR https://www.uncp.edu/sites/default/files/2018-05/9th.Juried.Call__0.pdf OR [email protected]

August 17, 2018THE 6TH BIO ART CONTEST The theme for this year’s Bio-Art Contest is Food & Feed. There is no doubt that “Food and Feed” are very critical and fundamental elements for all living organisms on the earth. Although we became able to live in affluence of food due to increased food productivity followed by the growth of science and technology, some ironic situations are happening because of food issues. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2JQnSkv

August 20, 2018 PHOTOGRAPHIC CALL FOR ENTRY “INTERIORS” interiors: inside, lining, midst, details, furnishings, details, space, indoors, lining, within, internals, contents … Juror for “interiors” will be Elizabeth Avedon,independent curator, photography book designer and writer. Prizes and awards totaling $825. Entry Fee. Details: 512-422-4080 ORhttps://asmithgallery.com/main-gallery-call-for-entry OR [email protected]

August 27, 2018 CALL FOR ARTISTS | 3RD ANNUAL WATERSCAPES ART COMPETITION For this competition, Fusion Art invites both 2D & 3D artists, worldwide, to share their best work depicting Waterscapes, including any type of body of water – the ocean, lakes, rivers, ponds, streams, etc. Best in Show winners are invited to the 3rd Annual Group Show in Palm Springs. Top 5 artists in each category will have their winning artwork included in Fusion Art’s gallery on Artsy.net. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Lc2gUvOR [email protected]

August 30, 2018 XPOSURE 2018 INTERNATIONAL & FILM COMPETITIONS What is Xposure? Sharjah Government Media Bureau launched the concept of Xposure in 2016 as an Intl. Photography Festival that would become an annual feature in the calendar of professional photographers, photography enthusiasts, filmmakers, students and educators from around the world. Xposure is the official educational & imagery photography platform that combines a broad range of photography events. No Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2KdMR2q

August 31, 2018 SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from Oct 18 – Nov 10, 2018. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. All visions of the head, including partial and multiple heads, will be considered. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR[email protected]

August 31, 2018 AESTHETICA ART PRIZE The competition is organized by Aesthetica Magazine. There are two awards for entry: • The Emerging Art Prize open to current students and artists who have graduated within the last two years. • The Main Art Prize open to all, including those eligible for the Emerging Art Prize. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2Bgrs3h

August 31, 2018 BROKEN RIVER PRIZE The Broken River Prize is an annual poetry chapbook contest from Platypus Press. Win publication and $250/£200 prize money. For books between 20 and 40 pages in length. The contest is open internationally. Finalists will be considered for publication. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2LwUfJP

September 01, 2018 NAVE GALLERY | THOSE WHO CAN, TEACH This show is a celebration of artists who teach grades K-12. We often spend so much time and energy motivating and helping our students create, that we risk neglecting our own craft. Our jobs require us to assume various roles–nurturer, parent, and coach–and achieve a myriad of goals–to inspire, teach technique and regulate students of varying emotional, social, and developmental levels. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2vDNxvb

September 05, 2018 LENSCULTURE EMERGING TALENT AWARDS 2018 For 5 years, we have been helping selected photographers rise to the top. Enter the Emerging Talent Awards 2018 for the opportunity to join a celebrated class of photographers who have yet to be discovered internationally — this can be the beginning of your worldwide journey of exposure and recognition. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2uZZwzn

December 31, 2018 OPEN CALL FOR PRINT ARTISTS THE HIT EXHIBITION 2019 Norway’s first International Festival of Relief Printing. The HIT-festival will be launched in May 2019. It aims at celebrating tradition and innovation within relief print, woodcut and linocut etc.The HIT-Exhibition will be a juried Exhibition and a Competition. Three works will be announced as prize winners with sums of respectively NOK 100 000,-, 50 000,- and 30 000,-. No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.haugesund-billedgalleri.no/hitfestivalen-2019OR [email protected]

 

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Call to Artists DEADLINE EXTENDED

To FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018

for 7th Annual Artoberfest  
A Juried Art & Fine Craft Fair 
in the Beautiful Illinois Valley of Southern Oregon
Saturday & Sunday, October 20 and 21
 
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WMG Call for Art for Two Exhibitions

Language of the Voiceless
Art Inspired by, and in Memoriam to Artist Nancy Hild
Exhibition Dates: September 28 – October 20, 2018
Final Entry Due Date: July 21 , 2018
Juror: Jeramy Turner

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK
https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submit 

Nancy’s world was one of secrets: secret symbolism, hidden drawers, compartments within compartments, an anger and intense strength that was shielded behind floral arrangements, chicken feathers, pug dogs, and a gently scathing humor….but upon closer scrutiny these pleasantries were often plastic.  Blow up toys, easily punctured, and vulnerable in their inertness.

Nancy exposed her anger at a world that trampled upon women and animals with equal nonchalance, and she did so by creating a silent language of detail and quietude, submerging her figures in the silence of black velvet encasement.

In homage to this otherworldly artist, Woman Made Gallery is asking for art that emotes that which cannot be put into words: women’s anger, women’s sadness, women speaking to each other in tongues only they can understand.  And animals, as representations of vulnerability and simultaneous resilience.  This is a call for art of emotion, above all…..a call for the expression of voicelessness

The application fee for our juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image if necessary. A limited number of artists who experience financial hardship may be exempt from paying the entry fee; please send us an email to request a fee waiver:[email protected]. All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body of work. Accepted artworks must not exceed 72″ horizontally and must not have been previously shown at WMG.

About the Juror: Jeramy Turner

Jeramy Turner’s primary concern has been for many years the use of art and film to expand consciousness and foment the questioning everything. She wants art to shatter complacency, to disturb and delight viewers and to send them home with a new way of seeing the world.

Turner is a self-taught artist, whose paintings are most often depictions of capitalists’ vulnerability.  She has also a long history of running alternative cinemas, mostly in Chicago. She established the international radical feminist art collective, “SisterSerpents” in 1989, which Jesse Helmes decried as a “hate group” against unborn children. Turner has taught and lectured on the conjuncture of political involvement in art and feminism at numerous universities and institutions in the US (Chicago, Boulder, Jersey City,Cornell).  Her work has been exhibited in London, Berlin, Vienna, Stockholm, Hamburg, Bergen, Norway, and at many alternative and university galleries throughout the US.  Her work is represented in Vienna with Treadwell Galerie, and in New York with Limner Gallery. View Jeramy Turner’s work here: www.jeramyturner.com.

Banner Image shows Nancy Hild and her beloved dog, Zoe,
Image: Artwork by Nancy Hild

Quilt + Resist: Art, Politics, Storytelling
Exhibition Dates: November 9 – December 1, 2018
Entry Due Date: August 31 , 2018
Jurors: Marcia Grubb and Adelia Moore

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK
https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submit 

Quilting covers so much ground.  As comfort, resistance, community, chronicle, mystery, banner, beauty.  The act of stitching, piecing, fragments into story.  Or pattern.  Or proclamation.

The history/herstory of quilts spans domestic, political, artistic, religious and economic spheres.  Only fitting that quilting collects pieces from each of these realms, arranges and overlaps, then binds them together, to tell a more complete story and create a vibrant picture of our tangled world.

What forms do quilts take in 2018?  What materials are used in this era of excess?  What stories surface again and again?  And who is telling them in quilts?

Woman Made Gallery seeks quilt work by artists of all stripes.  Open to work whether pictorial or abstract, story or symbol, political, personal, or any combination.

The application fee for our juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image if necessary. A limited number of artists who experience financial hardship may be exempt from paying the entry fee; please send us an email to request a fee waiver:[email protected]. All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body of work. Accepted artworks must not exceed 72″ horizontally and must not have been previously shown at WMG.

About the Jurors: Marcia Grubb and Adelia Moore

Marcia Grubb received her BFA from the University of Wisconsin, and her MFA from the School of the Art Institute Chicago. She  taught art for many years and has exhibited her work widely. Her work is in private and public permanent collections. Marcia Grubb’s focus has always been subject matter dealing with highly charged political issues that has often sparked controversy. She has mentored women and Feminist artists throughout her career is a strong supporter of WMG since 1994 and serves on its Board of Directors.

Adelia Moore is a psychologist, political activist, quilt maker, folk artist and writer. She was an early member of the Evanston, Illinois “Stitch ‘n’ Bitch” quilting group and the founder of “Quilters’ Triangle” in Pittsburgh. Her quilts appeared in Quilters Newsletter in the late 70s and she was featured as a “neighbor” on Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood in 1980. Adelica Moore has made, collected and appreciated the work of women quilt makers for over 40 years.  Her book, “Being the Grownup: The Natural Authority of Parents,” will be published in 2018, and she is writing a children’s book which she will illustrate in felt and fabric.

Image: Quilt Artwork (detail) by Jessica Skultety

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Art Deadlines List - June 2018 - Freedom Through Art!

July 02, 2018 – ARTIST NETWORK | 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 2019 issue of Watercolor Artist. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2uyR7Gn

June 30, 2018 – 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

June 30, 2018 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | STRANGE FIGURATIONS

SlowArt Productions presents the thematic exhibition: Strange Figurations. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from September 6 – 30, 2018. This exhibition is open to all interpretations of the concept, Strange Figurations. Included are all forms of surreal, visionary and extraordinary figurative art. All interpretations of the theme “Strange Figurations” will be reviewed and considered. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2w1PB04 OR [email protected]

June 25, 2018 – JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK ART EXPOSITION

Juried fine art exhibition Sept. 1-30, 2018, plus Art Expo weekend celebration Sept. 15-16 in 29 Palms, California. Artwork must depict or be inspired by Joshua Tree National Park or its cultural history. $5,000 cash awards, exhibition catalog, and month-long exhibition. Open to living artists 18 and over, 2D or 3D artwork created by the artist within the last 5 years. Entry Fee. Details:http://www.jtnparts.org OR [email protected]

June 30, 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]

June 30, 2018 – THE MOTH INTERNATIONAL SHORT STORY PRIZE 2018

The competition is organized by The Moth magazine. The Prize is for a single unpublished short story. There is a word limit of 5,000. Entries must be in English. Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2BgLquC

June 30, 2018 – YOUTH INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ARTISTS & WRITERS BY ARTASCENT

Share your impressions of YOUTH with words or images. Entries may include 2- and 3-dimensional media, such as paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry, fabric, sculpture, photos of performance art, fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 900 words). Up to 40 applicants will be selected for print and online exhibition. Entry Fee. Details: http://ArtAscent.com/the-call-for-artists-and-writers

June 30, 2018 – BIODIVERSITY DRAWING CONTEST

The subject of the contest is the Biodiversity, portrayed through illustrations of fauna, flora and wild habitats. There are two categories: Scientific Drawing which applies concepts and techniques of drawing and elements of descriptive and informative character with scientific rigor. Nature Drawing which seeks to portray, through drawing techniques, wild fauna land floristic species. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2pmLOEO

June 30, 2018 – 9TH INTERNATIONAL PAINTING ANNUAL

The International Painting Annual (INPA) is a juried annual publication of recent contemporary painting. The goal of the INPA is to support the recognition, documentation, and publication of excellent, current, and relevant works of painting from around the world, without the limitation of physical availability, gallery space, or shipping logistics. Entry Fee. Details: 513-861-3638 OR http://www.manifestgallery.org/inpa9 OR [email protected]

July 01, 2018 – WONDER | INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY CALL FOR ENTRY

Wonder can be a moment, it’s a feeling, a curiosity, an experiment or a discovery. It can also be the wonder of the natural world, fascinating cities, capricious animals and intriguing people around us. It is often what inspires us to take a photograph and save the moment. This is an online and projection exhibition. All types of photographic processes and subjects are eligible for selection. Entry Fee. Details: 970-224-1010 OR http://bit.ly/WonderAtC4FAP OR [email protected]

July 06, 2018 – 2018 ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

The sky’s the limit! This month, we are looking for the artists’ favorite pieces Las Laguna Gallery is now accepting submissions of artwork in a completely Open Theme category. There are no restrictions on content, style, medium or context, Artists of ALL ages Local, national, and international, professional and amateur, are encouraged to submit their works for this truly open theme exhibition. Entry Fee. Details: 949-667-1803 OR http://www.laslagunagallery.com/2018endlesspossibilities OR [email protected]

July 07, 2018 – OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS IDENTITY

Charioteer Theatre, in collaboration with St. Margaret’s House – Edinburgh Art, is looking for international artists from different backgrounds and cultural heritages who have faced or are facing questions regarding identity. To apply, please email a sample of your work and a few lines or a short video explaining your idea to info @ charioteertheatre.co.uk Deadline for submissions: 7 July 2018 No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.charioteertheatre.co.uk/it OR [email protected]

July 12, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: REALLY AFFORDABLE ART $HOW

$2050 cash awards. This is a selling show with art priced for 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 70% of the selling price. Juror: Brinda Kumar, Asst. Curator, Dept. of Modern & Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Entry fee. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sKfk9m OR [email protected]

July 12, 2018 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: MATERIAL MATTERS BREAKING WITH TRADITION

$450 in cash prizes. Annual exhibition asks artists who work in a variety of traditional materials – clay, glass, wood, metal or fiber/textile – to consider the traditions underpinning their work and the rules and conventions they break in method or material. Juror: Melissa Stern, artist and journalist. National juried show for artists 18+ years. Early Bird deadline, June 28, 2018. Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2LWoVRE OR [email protected]

July 15, 2018 – 2018 ART RAMBLE CALL TO ARTISTS

The Call: “NATURE MEETS NARRATIVE” Mythologies and folklores tend to be rooted in specific geographies. This year’s call for entries asks artists to respond to the Town Forest with work that either draws on or inspires fictional or factual narratives related to these Concord woods. No Entry Fee. Details: [email protected]

July 15, 2018 – 6TH ANNUAL JURIED SHOW, BEST OF RECEIVES SOLO SHOW

Rhythm and Rush seeks to find work that provokes movement, atmosphere, and speed in both conceptual and formal ways within all media. The juror, Catherine Haggarty is curious about the ways in which the speed of image consumption, and image promotion affects artists today – or the ways in which it does not affect them. Entry Fee. Details: 615-478-1467 OR http://groundflrgallery.com/submissions-2 OR [email protected]

July 23, 2018 – WOMEN’S STUDIO WORKSHOP: VISUAL POETRY

Learn how to work visually with words in this 5 day course! Create visual poetry through color, texture, and repetition. Participants will print or hand-draw their words to scale, cut and expose paper stencils, make screens, and print. We’ll make series of experimental prints varying in color, surface placement, layering, positive and negative space, and repetition. Entry Fee. Details: 845-658-9133 OR http://bit.ly/2FFfeo5 OR [email protected]

July 30, 2018 – AMERICAN ART AWARDS. JURIED ONLINE BY 25 TOP GALLERIES

For just $25, the AMERICAN ART AWARDS sends your online art image to America’s 25 BEST GALLERIES + MUSEUMS who 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. PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS. Info at site. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.AmericanArtAwards.com OR [email protected]

July 31, 2018 – ROYAL SOCIETY OF BIOLOGY PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION 2018

‘Patterns in nature’ is the theme of this year’s competition. Life on Earth encompasses a myriad of regular forms, sequences and structures and we invite you to capture these details of biology. The judges are looking for an original interpretation of the theme. No Entry Fee. Details:http://bitly.com/2vBjIv7

July 31, 2018 – INTERNATIONAL POSTER COMPETITION “NOW WHAT?!”

Weltformat Graphic Design Festival in Lucerne (Switzerland) is looking for the best young poster designers. The theme of the competition is “Now What?!”. We are looking for your visual interpretation of turning points. This moment of maximal tension, just before everything changes. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sxvsJM

July 31, 2018 – ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2018

Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI4jr

July 31, 2018 – AMERICAN ICON ART COMPETITION

“Americans at Work” is your chance to show the world your interpretation of the American worker. Who they are. What they do. Where they do it. Be awarded cash prizes and have your work exhibited at the prestigious Sausalito Art Festival. $3,000 in prizes. Application Fee. Details: 415-332-3555 OR http://sausalitoartfestival.org/american-icon-art-competition OR [email protected]

August 01, 2018 – COMIC SHOW: SCI FI FANTASY

Unpublished Comic Book artists, 3-5 pages full story, finished pencils, inks or colors. Sci-Fi/Fantasy theme. Individual work, no collaboration. Juror: Jeremy Haun, jeremyhaun.com/therealm.com No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.instagram.com/artofleviqualls

August 08, 2018 – 12 CUBED: A NAT’L EXHIBITION OF SMALL SCALE ART

September 22 – October 20, 2018 Middle Tennessee State University Department of Art and Design Todd Art Gallery, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 1:00 p.m. •Opening Reception, Sat., September 22, 2018 Todd Hall, Todd Art Gallery, Room 224A Related workshops follow 12 CUBED is juried and composed of works that have not exceeded 12” in any dimension. $1,000 Best of Show Award Application Fee. Details: 615-898-5532 OR http://tinyurl.com/12x12atMTSU OR [email protected]

August 15, 2018 – THE YALE DRAMA SERIES 2019

The competition is organised by the David Charles Horn Foundation. Submissions must be original, unpublished full-length plays written in English. Translations, musicals, adaptations and children’s plays are not accepted. Plays that have been professionally produced or published are not eligible. Playwrights may submit only one manuscript. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI5Uv

 


Woman Made June 2018 Call for Art

21st International Open

Exhibition Dates: August 17 – September 8, 2018

Final Entry Due Date: June 15 , 2018

Juror: Nia Pushkarova

Prizes Awarded:  Best of Show $500 / 2nd Place $250 / 3rd Place $100.

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK
https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submitCall for Art for all female identified artists worldwide to submit artwork for this open exhibition. All themes, styles, and media will be considered. Artwork that explores or challenges conceptual and material boundaries is encouraged. 

The application fee for our juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image if necessary. A limited number of artists who experience financial hardship may be exempt from paying the entry fee; please send us an email to request a fee waiver:[email protected]. All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body of work. Accepted artworks must not exceed 72″ horizontally and must not have been previously shown at WMG.About the Juror: Nia Pushkarova

Nia Pushkarova is a multimedia artist and curator. She graduated with a Fine Art degree from the University of Reading, England in 1995, receiving a Kodak award upon her graduation. She is the founder and director of NGO IME since 2004, responsible for organizing Water Tower Art Fest in Sofia, Bulgaria. Pushkarova is part of Artist Initiative Network since 2014, and cofounder and  member of the Bulgarian Festival Association. She participated internationally, both as an artist and organizer, including in the 2017 Nakanojo Biennale, Japan; at EFFE Festival Academy, Atelier for young festival managers, Chiang in 2016; at Parabiosis 3, ”Communication and Co-Existence,” Chongqing, China; and in Mexico, Coahuila “Raya En El Agua.”

In her work, Pushkarova deals with issues related to feminism, localism, and geopolitics, while connecting conceptual and political oriented practice with moments of the autobiographical and poetic. She lives and works in Sofia, Bulgaria. For more information visit:   http://nia.watertowerartfest.com

Banner Image: Performance by Nia Pushkarova

Language of the Voiceless
Art Inspired by, and in Memoriam to Artist Nancy Hild
Exhibition Dates: September 28 – October 20, 2018
Entry Due Date: July 15 , 2018
Juror: Jeramy Turner

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK
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Nancy’s world was one of secrets: secret symbolism, hidden drawers, compartments within compartments, an anger and intense strength that was shielded behind floral arrangements, chicken feathers, pug dogs, and a gently scathing humor….but upon closer scrutiny these pleasantries were often plastic.  Blow up toys, easily punctured, and vulnerable in their inertness.

Nancy exposed her anger at a world that trampled upon women and animals with equal nonchalance, and she did so by creating a silent language of detail and quietude, submerging her figures in the silence of black velvet encasement.

In homage to this otherworldly artist, Woman Made Gallery is asking for art that emotes that which cannot be put into words: women’s anger, women’s sadness, women speaking to each other in tongues only they can understand.  And animals, as representations of vulnerability and simultaneous resilience.  This is a call for art of emotion, above all…..a call for the expression of voicelessness

The application fee for our juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image if necessary. A limited number of artists who experience financial hardship may be exempt from paying the entry fee; please send us an email to request a fee waiver:[email protected]. All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body of work. Accepted artworks must not exceed 72″ horizontally and must not have been previously shown at WMG.

About the Juror: Jeramy Turner

Jeramy Turner’s primary concern has been for many years the use of art and film to expand consciousness and foment the questioning everything. She wants art to shatter complacency, to disturb and delight viewers and to send them home with a new way of seeing the world.

Turner is a self-taught artist, whose paintings are most often depictions of capitalists’ vulnerability.  She has also a long history of running alternative cinemas, mostly in Chicago. She established the international radical feminist art collective, “SisterSerpents” in 1989, which Jesse Helmes decried as a “hate group” against unborn children. Turner has taught and lectured on the conjuncture of political involvement in art and feminism at numerous universities and institutions in the US (Chicago, Boulder, Jersey City,Cornell).  Her work has been exhibited in London, Berlin, Vienna, Stockholm, Hamburg, Bergen, Norway, and at many alternative and university galleries throughout the US.  Her work is represented in Vienna with Treadwell Galerie, and in New York with Limner Gallery. View Jeramy Turner’s work here: www.jeramyturner.com.

Image: Artwork by Nancy Hild

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Woman Made Gallery (WMG) is a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization founded in 1992. Its mission is to support, cultivate, and promote the diverse contributions of women in the arts through exhibitions and other programs that serve, educate, and enrich our community. We rely on membership contributions and individual donations to create the programs that support our mission.

Call to Artists 7th Annual Artoberfest

Call to Artists

SouthernOregonGuild.org

for 7th Annual Artoberfest  
A Juried Art & Fine Craft Fair 
in the Beautiful Illinois Valley of Southern Oregon

Saturday & Sunday, October 20 and 21

Sponsored by the Southern Oregon Guild of Artists & Artisans
For Prospectus & Application go to
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<http://www.southernoregonguild.org
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Mailing
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The prospectus with details about the show, as well as the application, is online at:
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