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New Artist Calls for August 2020

New Artist Calls for August 2020

July 27, 2020 – CALL FOR ART | 10TH ANNUAL “ANIMALS” ONLINE ART COMPETITION

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery’s 10th Annual “Animals” Online Juried Art Competition. 2D and 3D artists from around the world are called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion into the Gallery’s August 2020 online group exhibition. Early entry and art student discounts. Winners receive extensive worldwide publicity and promotion. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3fvEr5u OR [email protected]

July 28, 2020 – THE CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

The Chelsea International Photography Competition provides the winning participants an opportunity to exhibit at one of our New York spaces, located in the heart of the Chelsea art district. The sprawling and elegant street-level space attracts hundreds of visitors with its striking exterior. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/31IUs1t

July 30, 2020 – 2020 AMERICAN ART AWARDS JURIED BY TOP 25 GALLERIES

AMERICA’S TOP 25 GALLERIES & MUSEUMS vote on your online art images (all countries). $ 7,000.00 IN PRIZES. 300+ WINNERS in 50 categories. 100 NEWS ARTICLES and 51 YOUTUBE VIDEOS will name winners as BEST IN WORLD. Site has entry discount special, voting galleries, previous winning art, press articles and videos on last year’s winners… Entry Fee. Details: http://www.americanartawards.com/ OR [email protected]

July 31, 2020 – FOYLE YOUNG POETS OF THE YEAR AWARD 2020

The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is an opportunity for any young poet aged 11-17 to accelerate their writing career. It is the largest competition of its kind and its importance is widely attested. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3acV6Zm

July 31, 2020 – INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY GRANT 2020

In 2020 we present a new photography grant and we are looking for the best emerging photographers with all kinds of submissions. IPG: Talent of the Year 2020 photo contest delivers no limits on genere, subject, age or location. We only accept series of photographs which are built as a one consistent project. We accept ongoing projects, or projects completed within the past 5 years. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/37grARd

July 31, 2020 – HUAWEI NEXT IMAGE AWARDS 2020

The competition is organised by Huawei Device Co., Ltd. All submissions to the NEXT-IMAGE Awards must be created with HUAWEI/HONOR phones. There are no restrictions on when you took the photos/videos or which model of HUAWEI/HONOR phone you used. Six categories. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2AMXn19

July 31, 2020 – 2020 SHINHAN POSTCARD ART CONTEST

Deadline Extended: This postcard design competition is organised by South Korea’s Company ShinHan Art Materials. This year’s theme is ‘Stories I want to share’. You may submit only one postcard. Fine art paint should be used as the main medium and other media can only be used partially. Postcard size: 14.7 cm x 10 cm / 5.78 in x 3.93 in. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2XpH0NG

August 03, 2020 – BLACKINK WRITING COMPETITION

Serendipity and Writing East Midlands are looking for creative writers from the African and African Caribbean Diaspora based in the UK to submit short stories for BlackInk: New Writing Competition. The initiative seeks to showcase new short fiction, and applicants are invited to submit stories of up to 3,000 in any genre for consideration. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3fEsniq

August 09, 2020 – INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ONLINE ART COMPETITION WATER/SEASCAPE

Water/Seascape Art Theme competition opens July 13, 2020 and closes August 9, 2020. Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all artists regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition will be held August 11 through September 7, 2020. Awards will be given along with competition collateral. Winners will be announced on August 24, 2020. Entry Fee Entry Fee. Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://tinyurl.com/2020-waterscape

August 10, 2020 – CALL FOR ARTISTS: BLACK & WHITE

Juror: Jenée-Daria Strand, Curatorial Ass’t for the Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum. $2500 in cash prizes, including $1000 Best in Show. Exhibit: September 26 – October 24, 2020. How we confront these trying times today goes to the core of who we are as a people/artists. BLACK & WHITE will bring together artists, art collectors, art organizations and communities. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3h9eIR7 OR [email protected]

August 12, 2020 – 35TH CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL FINE ART COMPETITION

The Competition is an ideal way to exhibit your talent to a wider international audience. With a distinguished panel of jurors and more than $70,000 in valuable prizes, it is open to visual artists from around the world at any stage of their careers. Painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed media, and print are the accepted mediums. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2vJzTqF

August 17, 2020 – PHOTOGRAPHIC CALL FOR ENTRY “LIGHT”

light : sunny, cloudless, ablaze, lucent, aglow, beaming, shiny, luminous, brilliant, radiant, bright. Photographers of all levels are invited to submit work reflecting the theme “light” to A Smith Gallery. Juror will be Richard McCabe, curator, photographer and writer based in New Orleans. Entry Fee. Details: 512-422-4080 OR http://asmithgallery.com/main-gallery-call-for-entry OR [email protected]

August 17, 2020 – US: WHAT DIVIDES US AND WHAT UNITES US? CALL FOR ENTRIES

INTERNATIONAL ONLINE JURIED – Jurors:- Kimberli Gant, PhD, Chrysler Museum of Art – Kristen Hileman, The Delaware Contemporary – Frauke V. Josenhans, PhD,Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University – Miranda Lash, Speed Art Museum – Karen E. Milbourne, PhD, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian – Gabriel Ritter, PhD, Minneapolis Institute of Art – Open to all artists 18 years old and older. Entry Fee. Details: 202-347-2787 OR http://www.touchstonegallery.com OR [email protected]

August 18, 2020 – XXIII A LA ORILLA DEL VIENTO | PICTURE BOOK COMPETITION

The competition is organised by Fondo de Cultura Económica. To promote creative literature and art for children and young adults, Fondo de Cultura Económica invites authors and illustrators from around the world to submit entries for its XXIII A la Orilla del Viento Picture Book Competition. Writers and illustrators may submit entries, provided that their work is in Spanish language. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2XV37yI

August 21, 2020 – POLITICALLY CHARGED ART SHOW

This show will be exhibited in the midst of the 2020 presidential elections, a time when it will more important than ever to make space for productive discussion about the future of our country. So although it’s normally a taboo, we’re inviting you to talk politics. Voice your comments, questions, concerns, or support through your work in any medium. We welcome any and all political opinions. Application Fee. Details: (916) 783-4117 OR http://www.bluelinearts.org/politically-charged-2020 OR [email protected]

August 25, 2020 – $550.00 INNOVATE GRANTS — CALL FOR ARTISTS + PHOTOGRAPHERS

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Summer 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. For more information, see past recipients, and apply, visit our website. Entry Fee. Details: http://innovateartistgrants.org

August 26, 2020 – CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

The Chelsea International Photography Competition The Competition is an ideal way to exhibit your talent to a wider international audience. With a distinguished panel of jurors and more than $70,000 in valuable prizes, it is open to photographers from around the world at any stage of their careers. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/31IUs1t

August 31, 2020 – THE 8TH BIO ART CONTEST

The contest is organised by Medicinal Bioconvergence Research Center (Biocon) from Seoul National University. The theme for this year’s competition is “Human and Virus”. There are four categories: Digital Photography, Microscope photography, Computer graphics and Video clip. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/3hlbla8

August 31, 2020 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS

A thematic group exhibition of work that includes and/or is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head. The exhibition will be held online on the Limner Gallery web site, November 1 – 30, 2020, and will also be viewable on the site thereafter until June of 2021. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2WwVLPP

August 31, 2020 – PHOTOGRAPHY 4 HUMANITY 2020

Photography 4 Humanity is an international initiative that calls on photographers around the world to bring to life the power of human rights through their images. Highlighting the most compelling imagery — illustrating courage, despair, hope, injustice, hate, compassion, human rights failures or victories in ways small and large. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2TlF8G9

August 31, 2020 – AESTHETICA CREATIVE WRITING AWARD

There are two categories: Poetry and Short Fiction. Poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines. Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words. There is no theme to the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award. You are welcome to submit work on any subject. Both Poetry and Fiction entries should be written in English. You can submit works that have been previously published. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2RAonVQ

October 07, 2020 – EMBRACING OUR DIFFERENCES ART EXHIBIT CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

EOD is seeking submissions for an outdoor juried art exhibit reflecting the artists’ interpretations of the theme “enriching lives through diversity.“ The exhibit is displayed annually at Bayfront Park in Sarasota, FL and will be displayed from January 20 through April 1, 2021. Awards are given for “Best-in-Show Adult,“ “Best-in-Show Student,“ and “Peoples Choice” totaling $3000. No Entry Fee. Details: 941-404-5710 OR http://www.embracingourdifferences.org/submit-art-2021-exhibit OR [email protected]

October 23, 2020 – AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2020

The competition is organised by the Amateur Photographer magazine, in partnership with Sigma and Photocrowd. The contest is divided into eight monthly rounds, each one focusing on a specific theme: 1. Points of view 2. Monochrome magic 3. Up close and personal 4. Keep on moving 5. City life 6. Natural world 7. Light and shadow 8. About face. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2UhniFb

November 01, 2020 – THE ALLARD PRIZE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

The Allard Prize Photography Competition invites photographers from around the globe to submit images reflecting themes of leadership and courage in combating corruption and promoting human rights. Entries should reflect themes of courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability and the rule of law, and of human rights and/or anti-corruption. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2Z7lWgL

November 27, 2020 – 15TH ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE

50% off fee before August 31 – Arte Laguna Prize, the world’s most influential competition for emerging artists and designers, showcases and promotes creative talents. With fourteen years of history the Arte Laguna Prize gives the opportunity to join the huge network of collaborations worldwide, exhibit in the breathtaking location of the Arsenale of Venice, win cash prizes and much more. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2zUHvsU

January 14, 2021 – 2020 NEWCOMER AWARD | INTERNATIONAL POSTER COMPETITION

Weltformat Graphic Design Festival in Lucerne (Switzerland) is looking for the best young poster designers. This year’s theme is “Still Going Strong”. In recent months we have all been confronted with changes, limitations and cancellations. However, the relevance and power of design remain undiminished. Why is graphic design and the visibility of it so important – especially in times of uncertainty? No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2WDTV0p

January 14, 2021 – SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021

The Sony World Photography Awards are organised annually by World Photography Organisation and sponsored by Sony. The Sony World Photography Awards features four competitions: 1/ Professional competition, 2/ Open competition, 3/ Youth competition, 4/ Student competition. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2gaxoRd

February 01, 2021 – RHS PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION 2021

The RHS Photographic Competition is organised by the Royal Horticultural Society. The RHS Photographic Competition inspires young and old alike to get outdoors and record how enriching and inspiring gardens and plants can be. There are 10 categories: Gardens, Welcoming wildlife, Plants, Creative, Macro, Indoor gardening,Under 18s (age 11-17), Under 11s, Social Media, Portfolio. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2ji7e1s

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