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Call to Artists: Pacifica Arts Guild 13th Annual Winter Arts Festival in Williams

Pacifica’s 13th Winter Arts Festival is Saturday, December 1 from 10 am to 4:00 pm, with 20 juried artists in a lively, dynamic setting with live music, food and wine in the Great Room of the Steve Miller barn. We are seeking artists, with application deadline October 5, jurying October 8, and notification by October 10. Download the prospectus and application from this post…

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ONE LIFE 2012 : International Call for Photographers

Call to Photographers: One Life Photo Exhibition in NYC

Register and have a chance at Your Own Gallery Exhibition in NYC, plus: $25,000 in Cash | A Trip Around the World | A Feature in PDN Magazine

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Call To Artists For The Seventh Annual International Juried Exhibition Hosted By Clatsop Community College

2013 International Juried Exhibition Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century Juror Clint Brown

The Au Naturel competition is open to all artists working in any two dimensional drawing, painting, and printmaking media with a focus on the nude human figure as subject matter in any form from representational to abstract, and in which the handmade mark is employed as the primary means of image-making. Serving as juror for the 2013 exhibit is Clint Brown. Mr. Brown is Professor Emeritus at Oregon State University, where he taught sculpture, painting, and drawing, with a primary focus and passion for figure drawing. He is an artist who has consistently used the human figure as a means of commenting on the human condition.

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Call to Artists: Takin' It to the Street Chalk Art & Music Festival, Medford

Beauty of Summer, completed sidewalk chalk art by Cathy Gallatin

Muralist Cathy Gallatin announces a Call to Artists for a first annual Chalk Art Festival to take place in Medford this June! The “Takin it to the Street Chalk Art & Music Festival” will be held in downtown Medford on Bartlett St. between Main & 8th Streets on June 23rd & 24th. The theme for 2012 is “People ‘Round the World.”

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Call to Artists, Ashland Fire Station No. 2

City of Ashland

The City of Ashland Public Art Commission is seeking an artist(s) to create site-specific original exterior public art for placement at the new Ashland Fire Station No. 2. The Fire Station is located at 1860 Ashland Street. This opportunity is open to established professional artists living in the Northwest (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana) and California.

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Current Calls from the Art Deadlines List

As always, there are some short deadlines, but they’re good shows that you should check out – they could be worth the rush to enter! IN addition, lots of longer deadlines that give you some time to prepare. We’ve weeded out the ones that Southern Oregon artists would not be eligible for, but many will find that out of state, or even artist friends in other countries, will be able to respond to many of the calls in this list. Enjoy!

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Call to Artists for 2nd Annual International Juried Open Call for Art - Large Cash Prize

Get your work reviewed by leaders in the industry. Entries will be reviewed in consideration for the Grand Prize and Category Awards by an esteemed panel of jurors: Alexis Hubshman, Founder of SCOPE Art Show Mollie White, Show Director of SCOPE Art Show James Jenkin, Executive Director of Printed Matter Jayme McLellan Director and Founder of Civilian Art Projects Michael Royce Executive Director of New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fran Wu Giarratano Exhibitions Manager of Independent Curators International (ICI) Eve Schillo Curatorial Assistant at Los Angeles Country Museum of Art (LACMA) Nadja Sayej Host & producer of ArtStars* Eva Kaczor Publisher & Editor of ARTberlin.de Elizabeth Ann Macgregor Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (MCA) Sam Barzilay Director & Founding Member of New York Photo Festival

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Latest Artist Calls from Art Deadline List

ARTISTS!! This is a long list of artist calls and there’s something here for everyone. There are residencies and a lot of national and international calls, and calls for art in any medium, including film making. Please read, for those who have art ready to submit are short deadlines, some give you plenty of time to prepare.

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CALL TO ARTISTS-Elvis Emporium Exhibition

In celebration of Elvis Presley’s 77th birthday, and in conjunction with the Heart of Medford “Elvis Week,” the Rogue Gallery & Art Center will host a non-juried art show of work inspired by “the King.” Artists of all ages are invited to bring in one work for display in our Community Gallery.

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Call to Photographers - EXPOSURE

You’re invited to participate in Artists Wanted’s 3rd annual photography competition: EXPOSURE, an international call for photographers of all backgrounds who speak in the language of lenses and aperture. Submit your images for the opportunity to earn over $50,000 in awards, including a $10,000 grant and your own solo exhibition at the Aperture Foundation in New York City.

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