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          Art Deadlines List - February 2012 Free Email Edition



your artwork in the 29th Annual Art Competition sponsored by The
Artist's Magazine. More than $25,000 in cash prizes will be awarded,
and Top Award Winners will be featured in the December 2012 issue of
The Artist's Magazine! There are 5 categories for you to compete and
win. Plus, there's a Special Student/Beginner Division for new
artists. Details: The Artist's Magazine 29th Competition OR
[email protected]
 February 29, 2012 (deadline extended to March 9 - Hurry to enter this one, nature artists!)
exhibition based on art inspired from the natural world. Open to all
interpretations of landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and fauna
and to human figuration as part of the natural environment. The
exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, June 2 - 30, 2012. Open to all artists. National magazine publication awards. Entry fee. For
prospectus send SASE to (or On-line entry form or email): SlowArt
Productions, 123 Warren Street, Hudson NY 12534 OR OR [email protected]
 March 1, 2012 PROJEKT30's APRIL 2012 EXHIBITION Seeking submissions
for our next publicly juried show. All work is presented online prior
to the exhibition, visitors select the 30 winners. The exhibition will
be publicized to our extensive list of galleries, collectors, etc,
contributors receive great exposure. Since 2003 Projekt30 has
conducted over 120 juried exhibitions. $25 Entry fee for non-members 
who submit up to 10 pieces online, members can enter up to 10 pieces at no charge.
No commission on sales.

competition & exhibition of Secret Gardens: Imagined and Real, April
6-36, 2012, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA. Submission by jpg
only. Total awards: $400. Entry fee. Juror: Ric Ambrose, Executive
Director of the Pacific Art League and nationally-known
artist. Open to all US artists. Prospectus:

March 10, 2012 29th JURIED OPEN EXHIBITION Exhibition held May 11
through June 30, 2012, in Houston, Texas. Open to all US artists 18+,
in all media except audio, video or performance. Juror: Wade
Wilson. $2,500 in cash and prizes. Fee: $35 for 1 to 3 works. For
prospectus send SASE (or web or email): Visual Arts Alliance, 22015
Red River Dr, Katy TX 77450 OR OR
[email protected]

Submit five (5) photos (per entry) for your shot at $10,000, a solo
exhibition at Jen Bekman Gallery, representation from Jen Bekman
Gallery for two years, commencing with his/her selection. Each of five
finalist Hot Shots earns: A $500 honorarium + Participation in the
2012 Hot Shot Exhibition at Jen Bekman Gallery. Entry fee. 
Hey, Hot Shot! is the premier international competition for photographers at all stages of their careers seeking greater exposure, recognition and support for their work.Details:

March 15, 2012 CALL FOR CLIMATE CHANGE SLOGANS This time I'd like to
focus on climate change and am asking your help finding the right
slogans. Slogans should be short, smart, fit well into a rectangle and
look good in traffic. Winner gets a thousand dollars and has their message displayed alongside freeways up and down the west coast. Second and third place winners, if they're good enough for the
freeways, will receive 500 and 250 dollars respectively and have their
messages posted as well. Original work is preferred but not mandatory,
and apart from the right to post them publicly, I will make no claim
to winning entries as intellectual property. No entry fee. Example/submissions:
OR [email protected]

March 22, 2012 CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS All photographers residing in the United States are invited to submit one photograph taken in the
USA after Jan. 1, 2010 for "Camera USA: National Photography Award
2012." A $5,000 grand prize award will be presented to one
photographer. Entry fee. Details:

March 23, 2012 ST JOHNS RIVER FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS A premier art
festival in Historic Sanford, FL, May 5-6 2012, $14,000 in Awards,
$3,000 Best of Show. Over 100 Premier Artists will be selected to
participate in this art festival and 12 demonstrating areas for
artists selected through our jury process. Each artist is required to
send (3) images of their work and (1) of their display. These images
must be on a CD with artist info (name, phone & email) written on the
disk. Entry and booth fee. Details/contact: Artist Support, Box 223,
Sanford FL 32772-0223 OR OR
[email protected]
 March 23, 2012 32nd NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION This Call For
Entries from the Smithtown Township Arts Council is titled "The
Hand-Made Photograph". The exhibition will be held at the Mills Pond
House Gallery May 5 through June 1, 2012. Juror: Christopher
James. Cash Prize. Entry fee. Details/questions: 631-862-6575 OR OR [email protected]
money with both a physical gallery and online exhibit. Best of Show is
$1000. The show will be exhibited May 1-June 2 at the North Vallery
Art League's Carter House Gallery in Redding, California. ALL forms of
photographic expression are welcome. Entry fee. Prospectus/questions: OR [email protected]
International Competition for $26,000 in publication awards in Volume
19 of Direct Art Magazine, Fall/Winter 2012, issue. The twenty two
awards include the covers of magazine, feature articles and full page
displays. The competition is open to all artists working in any
media. Print prospectus and entry information: OR [email protected]
and international artists, all 2D and 3D media. Entries juried by
Chrissie Iles, Curator, The Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC. Cash
prizes, Power-Point presentation, Group exhibition June 26 - July 14,
2012. Entry fee. Contact/details: Viridian Artists Inc, 548 West 28th
St #632, New York NY 10001 OR

May 14, 2012 25th ANNUAL NATIONAL ART COMPETITION Open to U.S. artists
18 or older working in any 2-D media. Work must be recent, original
and wall-mountable. More than $8,500 in prize money--three $1,000
awards of excellence. Exhibit runs 7/24/12 - 9/7/12. Opening
reception: 7/24/12, Nicolet College Art Gallery in Rhinelander,
Wisconsin. Judge: Sarah McKenzie, who was recently listed as one of
the "100 Artists to Watch" in the December/January issue of Modern
Painters Magazine. Entry fee. Prospectus/contact: Katherine Ralph OR
715-365-4556 OR OR
[email protected]

September 16, 2012 MYSTERY BUILD $10K ART CHALLENGE Mystery Build is
an art challenge focused on ingenuity and resourcefulness. Contestants
must create an original work of art using only the materials provided
in a Mystery Build Kit. Contestants upload photos or videos of their
creation and compete for $10,000 in cash prizes. There is a kid's
version too! Entry fee. Mystery Build Kits are available at:

EROTIC ART GALLERY SEEKS SUBMISSIONS Guidelines for submissions can be
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Feb 29, 2012 ARTISTS & SCIENTISTS COLLABORATION PROJECT (deadline extended to March 5) 
Request for Proposals from Design Teams (scientists, artists, educators and students)
To create public art that educates about endangered or at‐risk species.
The Jackson Hole Wyoming Public Art Initiative is pleased to announce ROLLING
GALLERY, an opportunity for artists and scientists to collaborate on
artwork for Jackson Hole Community Pathways that highlights endangered
and at risk species. Project Budget: $2,500. Up to $10,000 of projects
may be funded. Questions/details: 307-413-1474 OR

Professional artists
only. Artwork presented professionally. Gallery provides invitations,
press releases, honorarium, on-site insurance coverage, and reception
as needed. Artist responsible for framing, shipping and/or
delivery. 30% commission. Mail 10 digital images minimum, artist
statement, C.V. No fees. Contact/questions/details: Emily Colucci,
Visual Arts Coordinator, Jasper Arts Center, 951 College Ave, Jasper
IN 47546 OR 812-482-3070 OR OR
[email protected]

Mar 01, 2012 15th ANNUAL MARIN ART FESTIVAL Show dates June 16 & 17,
2012, Lagoon Park, Marin Center Fairgrounds, San Rafael, CA. This is a
juried art festival. The selection of artists takes place in early
March. (no indication if non-California residents are eligible - please contact them before entering)
Space requests are honored in the order applications are
received. Booth fee. Details:

Mar 05, 2012 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC COMPETITION Unsigned Only is a unique
new international music competition designed for solo artists, bands,
and singers who are not signed to a major label record company or any
of its affiliates, subsidiaries, or imprints. Unsigned Only is not a
songwriting competition; instead, it is a music competition with the
goal of finding an outstanding, talented performer: a band, singer, or
solo artist...a newcomer or veteran...raw or polished - the "gem" that
needs to be discovered. Unsigned Only is looking for the total
package. $500 grand prize. Entry fee. Details:

Mar 08, 2012 CALL FOR PUBLIC ART PROPOSALS This RFP is open to all artists and artist teams over the age of 18 residing anywhere in the world. Site Unseen, an augmented reality outdoor exhibition that
unites technology, art and design. Site Unseen will feature a
temporary exhibition of 3-D sculpture and 2-D model images that will
be placed in a geo-located and vision based augmented layer throughout
Chattanooga, Tennessee. Details:

Mar 09, 2012 IFP FILMMAKER FELLOWSHIP Submission is open to all first-time documentary and narrative feature directors with films in post-production. Structured in three week-long components held over
the year, the Labs offer personalized attention on post-production,
audience building, and distribution strategies in the digital age,
followed by continued support from IFP as the project premieres in the
marketplace. Entry fee. Details:

Mar 13, 2012 27th INTERNATIONAL FINE ART COMPETITION Awards include
participation in a juried exhibition in New York City, online and
print promotion for your art and cash prizes. Entry
fee. Details/contact: Agora Gallery, 530 West 25th St, New York NY
10001 OR

created in any form of photography, following exhibition guidelines,
will be considered. Cash awards $1000. USA and Canadian
residence. Exhibited at Maryland Federation of Art.s Circle Gallery,
Annapolis MD. Entry fee. Details/questions: OR
[email protected]

Interpretation is a collaborative book project bringing together
photographers, poets and writers. Each book begins with a themed call
for photos. The chosen photos become the literary inspiration for the
writers' submissions. A book is created that matches each winning
photo with two stories or poems that offer different interpretations
of the image. The unique collaboration adds new dimensions to both the
photos and the written word. $300 Judge's Selection Award. Entry
fee.(no indication of eligibility restrictions - please contact them before entering)

Mar 18, 2012 CALL FOR URBAN LIFE THEMED ART Exhibit Dates: April 19 -
May 26, 2012. Exhibit Location: Mellwood Art Center, 1860 Mellwood
Avenue, Louisville KY 40206. Seeking Urban Art that evoke a sense of
urban life and/or culture. Must be 18 to enter. Entry
fee. Details/contact: Crissa Candler OR 502-653-9996 OR OR [email protected]


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