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Editor’s Note: We strongly recommend that you check the artists-bill-of-rights.org
website to make sure the opportunity for which you apply will respect your copyright.
Believe it or not, not every one will! But the Artist Bill of Rights maintains a
database of competitions that do protect your copyright and those that either won’t
take care to protect your intellectual property or will grab your copyright when you enter
.

Learn more about why this is important HERE. We also recommend you read the Embedded
Metadata Manifesto website and learn more about embedding metadata in your images. To
learn more about how to do this yourself, look for a new workshops by Art Matters!
editor Hannah West, who will be teaching about image editing and embedding metadata
to protect your intellectual property rights/copyright. Contact Hannah at 541.899.2012
or [email protected] to learn more and to register.

April 1, 2013 THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE 30th ANNUAL ART COMPETITION More
than $25,000 in cash prizes will be awarded, and Top Award Winners
will be featured in the December 2013 issue of The Artist’s Magazine!
All winners will also appear in a special online gallery. There are 5
categories for you to compete and win. Plus, there’s a Special
Student/Beginner Division for new artists. Entry fee. For details and
to enter: Entry Page OR [email protected]

April 20, 2013 24th INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION The exhibition
will consist of two-dimensional and three- dimensional art works in
all media. Juror: Elisabeth Sussman, Curator, The Whitney Museum of
American Art, NYC. Awards: First Prize $300, Second Prize $200, Third
Prize $100. All winners will be listed on Viridian’s website. Entry
fee. Details: http://viridianartists.com/submission

February 28, 2013 CALL FOR ARTISTS: WHERE EAST MEETS WEST The
exhibition invites artists to use art as an ambassador in various
mediums to create works that express and communicate eastern and
western cultures. Eastern relates to such countries as China, Japan,
Vietnam, Iran, Iraq and… Western related to the U.S., Britain,
Canada and… Highly publicized exhibition with exposure and possible
sales at two separate high traffic art walks. Entry Fee. Details:
http://www.whereeastmeetswestartsshow.com OR
[email protected]

February 28, 2013 INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION EraGallery seeks
submissions for its Lightbox show. As well as web exposure, the
exhibition is promoted to over 15,000 galleries, collectors, and
patrons, resulting in sales and quality leads. Lightbox provides
artists with juror feedback while the show is being assembled,
promoting professional networking and providing motivational artistic
feedback as well as sales and opportunities. Entry Fee. Details:
http://eragallery.com/apply_lightbox/

February 28, 2013 St JOHN’S COLLEGE NATIONAL JURIED SMALL WORKS
EXHIBITION Less is More: Small Works in a Great Space. Accepting
entries in all media. $2,000 CASH AWARDS. Jurors: Joann G. Moser,
Smithsonian American Art Museum, and Jack Rasmussen, Katzen Arts
Center at American University, Washington, D.C. Online sales
gallery. Open to artists living in the USA and Puerto Rico. Entry
fee. Details: http://themitchellgallery.org/prospectus.php

February 28, 2013 CALL FOR ART BIOLOGIC A thematic exhibition based on
art inspired by the biologic and natural world. Entry is limited to
biologic and nature based artwork and is open to all interpretations
of theme as it applies to landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and
fauna; and to human figuration as part of the biological world. The
exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, May 18 – June 15,
2013. Entry is open to all artists working in any media. National
magazine publication awards. Entry fee. Details/questions: Limner
Gallery, 123 Warren St, Hudson NY 12534 OR
http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/bio.htm OR [email protected]

February 28, 2013 FIVE $25,000 ARTIST FELLOWSHIPS The Efroymson
Contemporary Arts Fellowships were established to increase public
awareness of contemporary visual art in the Midwest (IL, IN, MN and
WI). The intent of the fellowship is to reward creativity and
encourage emerging and established individual artists by supporting
their artistic development. Entry fee. Details:
http://tinyurl.com/b3rcckm OR [email protected]

February 28, 2013 INTERNATIONAL PHOTO SHOW CALL FOR ENTRIES Open to
all photographers Hosted by the Coastal Arts League of Half Moon Bay,
CA. Over $3,500 in Cash Prizes. Jurors: Kim Komenich, Tom Till &
Crista Dix. Exhibition: Jul & Aug 2013. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.kellicutt.org/enter-info.html

March 1, 2013 SF ART INSTITUTE SEEKS ASSISTANT ART PROFESSOR Assistant
Professor of History and Theory of Contemporary Art Tenure-track
position to start in Fall 2013. Seeking a professional scholar with a
specialization in contemporary art and theory. Candidates should have
an understanding of recent developments in contemporary art with a
global perspective, and a strong track record in publishing and
teaching. Details:
http://sanfranciscoart.snaphire.com/jobdetails?ajid=e7bm7

March 1, 2013 INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION AND ARTIST WEBSITES
Projekt30 seeks art for its April 2013 Juried Exhibition. The show
will be promoted to our exclusive mailing list of art galleries and
collectors, as well as on the web. Our previous exhibitions have
garnered countless sales and opportunities for participants. Projekt30
is a web-host dedicated to fine artists. Since 2003 we’ve featured
over 10,000 artists and sold thousands of artworks. Entry
Fee. Details: http://www.projekt30.com/prospectus.html

March 1, 2013 NEW TALENT/NEW ENGLAND EXHIBITION: CALL FOR ENTRIES New
Talent Exhibition at the St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA. Runs May 8 –
July 15, 2013. Open to 2D, 3D and video artists living in New England
(Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and
Vermont) and working as professional artists 10 years or less –
regardless of age. No entry fee. Details:
http://www.stbotolphclub.org/newtalent OR
[email protected]

March 3, 2013 HOME: WHERE WE LIVE (PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION) Accpeted
images will receive a cash prize or honorable mention and selected
images will be exhibited throughout the Mpls Photo Center Galleries
and published in a full-color Exhibit Book. Entry Fee. Details:
http://www.mplsphotocenter.com/exhibits/exhibit-competitions.php OR
[email protected]

March 5, 2013 CALL TO ARTISTS FOR “BREATH OF SPRING” THEMED ART
National Competition & Exhibition (April 5 – 28) at the Pacific Art
League, Palo Alto, CA, juried by George Rivera. Open to artists
working in 2-D in any media except film/video. $450 in total
awards. Entry by jpg only. Entry fee. Prospectus: 650-321-3891 OR
http://tinyurl.com/b26j37b

March 7, 2013 2ND ANNUAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BELT BUCKLE COMPETITION A
juried online exhibition and photographic exhibition inviting all one
of a kind, handmade examples in the belt buckle format. There are cash
prizes and the 1st place maker will win a World Championship title
buckle. All styles and interpretations welcome. This years jurors are
Bryan Petersen and Nancy Anderson. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.worldchampionbuckle.com
OR [email protected]

March 11, 2013 WIDE OPEN 4 NATIONAL JURIED ART SHOW NYC Juror Carrie
Springer, Curator, Whitney Museum. CASH PRIZES totaling $3100
including $1,000 Best of Show. Open to all residents of the U.S. and
its Territories 18 years of age or older. All traditional and
non-traditional 2D and 3D media, except for film/video unless part of
installation. All artwork must be original in concept, design and
execution. Application fee. Details: 718 596-2506 OR
http://wideopenartshow.com OR [email protected]

March 15, 2013 KREMPP GALLERY CALL FOR ARTISTS The Krempp Gallery will
be reviewing portfolios for solo and group shows for 2014. All
media. No fees. Professional, non-student artists only. Artwork must
be presented in a professional manner. Send 10 images for solo show,
more for group show, along with artist statement and CV. Digital
images should be on CD. Also, paid opportunities for workshops/gallery
talks in conjunction with the exhibit. No entry fee. Details:
812-482-3070 OR http://www.jasperarts.org OR
[email protected]

March 15, 2013 WESTMORELAND ART NATIONALS CALL FOR ENTRIES Enter two
juried exhibitions for one fee. All 2-D art, 3-D art, and photography
accepted. Open to all artists 18 and over. $5,700 in cash
awards. Entry fee. Details: 724-834-7474 OR http://tinyurl.com/a3wytlr
OR [email protected]

March 17, 2013 MYSTERY BUILD ART COMPETITION $15,000 in cash
awards. Create a work of art using ONLY the materials provided in a
Mystery Build Kit. Submit photos or videos of what you make to compete
for cash. The 5 lb. kits are 12″ x 9″ x 3″ and contain a wide variety
of materials. Work individually or as a team. October 20, 2013,
deadline. $36 entry fee includes materials kit. Details:
http://www.mysterybuild.com

March 18, 2013 INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW $3650 in prize
money with both a physical gallery exhibit and online presentation at
the NVAL website. First place is $1500. The show will be exhibited
April 30 – June 1, 2013 at the North Valley Art League’s Carter House
Gallery in Redding, California. All forms of photographic expression
are welcome. Entry fee. Details: http://nval.org/Photography_Show.html
OR [email protected]

March 19, 2013 28th CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL FINE ART COMPETITION All
visual artists worldwide 18+ are invited to enter. Awards include:
participation in an exhibition in the famed Chelsea Art Gallery
District; online and print promotion; cash prizes. These awards,
valued at a total of $55,000, are specifically chosen to help artists
advance their careers and to maximize exposure to collectors and the
New York art scene. Juror: Anthony Haden-Guest. Entry fee. Details:
212-226-4151 OR http://www.agora-gallery.com/competition/ OR
[email protected]

March 26, 2013 CAMERA USA: NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD Third Annual
call for photographers residing in the USA. Photography exhibition at
The von Liebig Art Center in Naples, Florida from June 17 to August
23, 2013 with $5,000 award. Three distinguished Jurors:
Internationally recognized photojournalist, Harry Benson; Bob
Rauschenberg Gallery Director, Ron Bishop; and Internationally
Exhibited Photographer, Christopher Rauschenberg. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.naplesart.org/callforartists OR [email protected]

March 26, 2013 LEARN PRINTMAKING IN ITALY Explore the rich and
incredibly diverse possibilities of printmaking techniques in this
superintensive one-week international class (June 10-16). With
emphasis on experimentation and creativity, this class will introduce
you to the art of Monoprints, monotypes, etching, aquatint, hard
ground, soft ground, linocuts, woodblocks, chine colle and
drypoint. Deadline for applying is June 10, 2013. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.monoprints.com/resources/dedalo.php OR [email protected]

March 26, 2013 CALL FOR ARTISTS: START UP SITE We are launching a
start-up aimed at creating an online community to showcase and promote
emerging and established artists. To apply to be part of the initial
launch, please include: resume, one-page artist statement and bio, 3 –
5 high quality images of available works and relevant details such as
medium, year made, dimensions. No listing or upfront fees. Details:
http://www.smitsy.com OR [email protected]

March 31, 2013 INTERNATIONAL DIRECT ART MAGAZINE COMPETITION The
Annual International Competition for $26,000 in publication awards in
Volume 20 of Direct Art Magazine, Fall/Winter 2013 issue. Direct Art
has both print and online editions. The print edition has several
distributors, including COMAG Marketing Group, the distributors of Art
News and Art in America. Direct Art can be found in bookstores across
the USA, including Barnes and Noble. The competition is open to all
artists working in any media. The twenty two awards include the covers
of magazine, feature articles and full page displays. Entry
fee. Details/questions: SlowArt Productions, 123 Warren St, Hudson NY
12534 OR http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/spring.htm OR
[email protected]

March 31, 2013 PROFESSIONAL WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS CALL FOR ENTRIES PWP
awards $5,000 in cash prizes, plus Datacolor Spyder4Pro, SpyderCubes
and SpyderCHECKR PROs. Top Award Winners will be featured in the
Summer 2013 issue of IMPRINTS Magazine. All winners will also appear
in a special online exhibition and hard copy exhibition catalog. Four
categories (People, Places, Fine Art, and Digital Imagination) for you
to compete and win. Entry fee. Details:
http://pwponline.org/calls/individual.php?which=2013-01-22-1

April 1, 2013 ELEMENTS IN BALANCE: EARTH, AIR, FIRE, WATER Inspired by
the ancient belief that all life is composed of four elements – earth,
air, fire, and water – Elements in Balance invites artists to submit
works that explore one or more of these elements. All media welcome;
small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; indoor and
outdoor works accepted; cash awards to be presented. Entry
fee. Details: 410-326-4640 OR http://www.annmariegarden.org OR
[email protected]

April 1, 2013 “MIDWEST CONTEMPORARY” CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS Lillstreet
Gallery in Chicago, Illinois, announces its first juried exhibition of
photography. Photographers residing in the Midwestern region are
invited to submit. All subject matter and photographic processes are
welcome. Juried by Natasha Egan and Karen Irvine (Director and
Associate Director at the Museum of Contemporary Photography). 1st
place ($500); Runner-up ($250). Entry Fee. Details: 773-769-4226 OR
http://lillstreetgallery.com/opportunities/call-for-proposals/ OR
[email protected]

April 1, 2013 “MIDWEST CONTEMPORARY” CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS Lillstreet
Gallery in Chicago, Illinois, announces its first juried exhibition of
photography. Photographers residing in the Midwestern region are
invited to submit. All subject matter and photographic processes are
welcome. Juried by Natasha Egan and Karen Irvine (Director and
Associate Director at the Museum of Contemporary Photography). 1st
place ($500); Runner-up ($250). Entry Fee. Details: 773-769-4226 OR
http://lillstreetgallery.com/opportunities/call-for-proposals/ OR
[email protected]

April 1, 2013 INTERNATIONAL ALL MEDIA CALL FOR ENTRIES Abstract or
figurative works in this exhibition will focus on images and objects
in which complexity has been reduced in its most essential and visual
arresting expression possible. JUROR: Robert Storr, Dean Yale School
of Art. TWO WINNERS AWARDED JOINT EXHIBITION in 2014. Entry
fee. Details: Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon St, New Haven CT
06510 OR 203-562-4927 OR http://tinyurl.com/ak8sljh OR
[email protected]

April 12, 2013 27th ROSEN CALL FOR SCULPTURE The Competition places
ten new sculptures on the campus of Appalachian State University
located in Boone, NC. Open to sculptors who are over the age of 18 and
currently residing in the US. Awards & Honoraria total $13,500 along
with installation assistance, and brochure. This competition is a part
of An Appalachian Summer Festival. Entry fee. Details:
http://www.rosensculpture.org

April 21, 2013 INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR SMALL ART PHENOMENON RoCo
welcomes all artists to be a part of 6x6x2013. This international
small art phenomenon returns for the 6th year and consists of
thousands of artworks made and donated by celebrities, international &
local artists, designers, college students, youths, and YOU. Each
artwork must be 6×6 square inches (15cm) or mounted to a 6×6 board,
and signed only on the back, to be exhibited anonymously. No entry
fee. Details: 585-461-2222 OR http://www.roco6x6.org OR
[email protected]

April 29, 2013 CURRENTS EXHIBITION SERIES, CURATED BY MIRA SCHOR “A
‘Womanhouse’ or a Roaming House? “A Room of One’s Own” Today” Curated
by MIRA SCHOR. ELIGIBILITY: Women artists including self-identified
women. Media: painting, photography, prints, drawing, works on paper,
new media, sculpture, mixed media, non-traditional material. No size
limit. Exhibition Dates: Jan 8 – Feb 1, 2014. Reception: Thursday, Jan
8th, 6-9pm. Application fee. Details: 212-255-6651 OR
http://tinyurl.com/bg8dptl OR [email protected]

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