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2020 Angels Show CALL TO ARTISTS!

2020 Angels Show call to artists – Time to create new angels to submit in November for our 8th annual show! Info & application form here

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WMG 22nd International Open Call For Art

100% Human - Call for Art by Woman Made Gallery, Chicago

22nd International Open Exhibition Dates: August 9 – 31, 2019 Entry Due Date: May 28, 2019 Juror: Dolores Mercado


Exhibition Description: Invitation to 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.

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

The application fee for juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image each 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]

We encourage entries of recent works, but there is no restriction in the creation date. All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body

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Medford First Christian Church Calls to Artists

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It’s a Win-Win Medford First Christian Church Call to Artists Deadline January 30, 2019 for March 15-17, 2019 Show

Medford First Christian Church calls to artists for participation in an art show and sale to raise money for their church and its many outreach programs on March 15-17, 2019. This includes their Thursday night dinners, food bank, preschool, and community garden.


You can make money and assist them at the same time. They will promote the show within their church and through social media and press releases to radio, TV, and newspaper, and follow up with calls to all free mediums. They will provide a banner and posts to make it visible from the street.


The organizers will provide you with an inventory sheet. They will collect all fees – credit cards, cash, and checks and at the end, cut a check for your 80%. They would also

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Leland Iron Works Artist Residency Opportunity

Leland Iron Works Artist-in-Residency Program

Leland Iron Works Artist Residency located in Oregon City, OR. The residency is run in collaboration with the Pacific Northwest College of Art on the property, home, and studio of sculptor, Lee Kelly. We have mainly had residents local to Portland apply and we are hoping to branch out and get applicants outside of our area. There are 5 funded ($2500 stipend) month long residencies for mid-career and established artists and 4 free month long residencies for emerging artists. View the call for artists and application here. More details: The Residency at Leland Iron Works 2019

Located just east of Oregon City, Leland Iron Works is the home and studio of sculptor Lee Kelly and his family. For years, Leland Iron Works has been home to artists, activists, musicians, writers, climbers, architects, poets, and dancers. The residency at Leland Iron Works is an expansion of that legacy. With a generous

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Call to Artists – City of Grants Pass

The City of Grants Pass has recently renamed City-owned parking lots with a wildlife theme and has placed City-branded wayfinding signage in an effort to improve the appearance of downtown and enhance the tourist experience. As part of that effort, the City has committed to place art in each of the lots. The Committee on Public Art (CoPA) is seeking an artist to commission for 2018 at the Salmon Lot, located at the intersection of NW 5th St. and I St, adjacent to the Napa Auto Parts store.

Here is the Prospectus with all the information you need to apply:

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Call for Entries - 2016 Photography Competition

Call for Entriesm - 2016 Photography competition for The Taste Awards

A juried art and photography competition celebrating photography IMAGES OF TASTE FOOD FASHION & TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS CALL FOR ENTRIES – 2016 Photography Competition WHAT: A juried art and photography competition celebrating photography about either: Food Fashion Travel Health & Exercise Photos entered compete in the following categories: Editorial (including magazine & cookbook photos) Commercial Personal Social Media (eg. Instagram, etc.) DEADLINE : All entries to the 2016 Photography Competition must be submitted by October 31, 2016. Entries cannot be accepted afterwards unless the deadline is officially extended. Finalists will be announced in December 2016. THEME:


The theme of this year’s photography awards is “Enticing.”

Dictionary definition: Enticing – attractive or tempting; alluring.

THE TASTE AWARDS: The Annual TASTE AWARDS celebrate the year’s best in food, fashion and lifestyle programs on Television, in Film, Online, and on Radio. GRAND PRIZES INCLUDE: – Top Photographers receive a TASTE AWARD

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Ucross 2017 Residencies for Mid-Career Oregon Artists

Ucross 2017 Residencies for Mid-Career Oregon Artists

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THE UCROSS FOUNDATION RESIDENCY PROGRAM, in partnership with The Ford Family Foundation, is currently accepting applications from mid-career Oregon visual artists for Ucross 2017 Residencies of 4 weeks in 2017. There is no charge for room, board, or studio space. Artists awarded Ucross 2017 Residencies through The Ford Family Foundation partnership will also receive up to $750 to offset travel and other expenses.

Located on a 20,000 acre working cattle ranch in the foothills of Wyoming’s Bighorn Mountains, Ucross Foundation pro-vides individual work space, living accommodations, uninterrupted time and the inspiring experience of the vast High Plains landscape.

The quality of an applicant’s work is given primary consideration in the review process. At any one time there are typically 10 individuals of varying disciplines in residence. Facilities for visual artists include

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Artist Opportunity – 2016 Tie Days

Tie Days takes place on August 27 and 28 this year. The two-day event fee is still just $25 for a 10 x 10 space. Larger spaces are available. Please reserve your space soon as the event has booked 25% of the available space to date.

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LACDA Call for Digital Art

LACDA call for digital art


Curating Jurors: Kathryn Poindexter, California Museum of Photography Mat Gleason, Coagula Curatorial

Enter our juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. The competition is international, open to all geographical locations.

The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on canvas or museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in our main gallery. The exhibit will be widely promoted and will include a reception for the artist.

Second place prizes: Ten second place winners will receive one print of their work up to 24×36 inches ($150-$200 in value) to be included in the winners’ exhibits and opening.


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Lavender Festival Artist Opportunity

Lavender farm in the Applegate Valley of southern Oregon, painted by Silvia Trujillo. "Lavender Fields Forever" is the name of the farm and it is a quaint spot where Ms. Trujillo will be teaching an upcoming workshop with watercolorist Elaine Frenett

Artists – Check Out this Lavender Festival Artist Opportunity!

“Lavender Fields Forever” Plein air oil painting by Silvia Trujillo, 2014

The 4th annual Southern Oregon Lavender Festival will be held in the Applegate Valley on June 24, 25 & 26, 2016. Four lavender farms and the OSU Lavender Demonstration Garden participate as sites on the Lavender Festival Tour. At Lavender Fields Forever, we are planning to add several new vendors to our festival experience this year to keep things fresh for our customers and hope that you might help us identify new vendors interested in selling their wares at the festival.

We had about 2,000 customers over the festival weekend last year. Each year the number of visitors has increased 20 – 30%. Our customers are primarily women from 21 to 101 but we get a lot of male visitors too, especially for our distilling demonstrations.

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