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2020 Angels Show CALL TO ARTISTS!

2020 Angels Show Call to Artists. Image of abstract angelpainting by Katherine Bird from the 2019 Angels show

Many thanks to artist Katherine Bird of Grants Pass for permission to use this image of her painting from the 2019 Angels show.

2020 Angels Show CALL TO ARTISTS!

It’s that time again! Time to find your angel art or create something new and submit it in response to the Southern Oregon Artists Resource 8th annual 2020 Angels Show call to artists. Here’s the application form with rules and procedures that you can download and complete, then submit with your angel art at the gallery. Please include titles, dimensions and medium for each piece.

We don’t ask for traditional representations of angels, though they are welcome. What we’re looking for is unique artistic interpretations of angels. We have seen some amazing interpretations over the years and look forward to seeing yours!

We are grateful that once again Art Presence Art Center will host the Angels Show, but this

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CTA – Us: What divides us and what unites us?

CALL FOR ENTRIES

Founded in 1976, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC is seeking entries for an international online juried show “Us: What divides us and what unites us?” scheduled to exhibit online September 11 – October 30, 2020.

Jurors: – Kimberli Gant, PhD, McKinnon Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA – Kristen Hileman, Independent Curator & Curator-in-Residence, The Delaware Contemporary, Wilmington, DE – Frauke V. Josenhans, PhD, Associate Curator, Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University, Houston, TX – Miranda Lash, Curator of Contemporary Art, Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY – Karen E. Milbourne, PhD, Senior Curator, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian, Washington, DC – Gabriel Ritter, PhD, Curator and Head of Contemporary Art, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

AWARDS ENTRY FEE $20 APPLY at www.touchstonegallery.com DEADLINE TO APPLY: Monday, August 17, 2020

Touchstone Gallery 901 New York Ave NW Washington

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Woman Made Gallery Call For Art- Two Exhibitions in 2020

Woman Made Gallery Call for Art for two exhibitions in 2020

Suffra-Jettes Exhibition Dates: March 13 – April 4, 2020 Entry Due Date: December 21, 2019 Notification: Week of January 14, 2020 Juror: Candace Hunter

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK. https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submit

Exhibition Description: It’s been 100 years since women were given the right to vote in the United States. In this exhibition, WMG is soliciting work by female identified artists who represent the experience of being a woman and the nuanced (and overt) ways that being female supports or subverts your daily life. Artwork should reflect your narrative experience – your story of being female. We’re searching for a variety of voices to share triumphs and setbacks that highlight gains made or what is missing in our society in terms of equality between the sexes. What is your story and how is it woven into a struggle for equality over 100 years old that has only definitively delivered the right

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November 2019 Art Deadlines List- Call for Art!

Art Deadlines List.

Calls to Artists: December 30, 2019 – SPLASH 22 Showcase your talent by entering this exciting competition, brought to you by Artists Network. We have dedicated the 22nd edition of Splash to The Creative Spark! Top award winners will be published in a special edition of Watercolor Artist magazine. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2wPDCzU December 02, 2019 – LACDA “SNAP TO GRID” OPEN CALL, EVERY ENTRY SHOWN! The Los Angeles Center for Digital Art seeks artists for an un-juried international exhibit featuring digital art and photography December 12, 2019-January 4, 2020. All entries will be printed (8.5“x11” on heavyweight paper) and shown in the gallery arranged in a grid. Entrants submit JPEG files of original work. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2CI03Kz November 30, 2019 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | EMERGING ARTISTS 2019 Deadline Extended – This is the 28th annual competition for gallery exhibition and “Artists of the Decade Publication Award.” This

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Calls For Art- Woman Made Gallery

Show Your Paper Exhibition Dates: Sept. 20 - Oct. 19, 2019 Entry Due Date: July 11, 2019 Juror: Kathryn Markel CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submit

Show Your Paper Exhibition Dates: Sept. 20 – Oct. 19, 2019 Entry Due Date: July 11, 2019 Juror: Kathryn Markel

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT WORK https://womanmadegallery.submittable.com/submit

Exhibition Description: Open to artists who use paper as their substrate or primary medium. Works made on, or of paper may include, (but are not limited to) – painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, collage, cut paper, paper constructions, etc. All mediums on paper will be considered.

The application fee for our juried exhibitions is $30 for up to three images of work, plus one detail image 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] All applicants should submit an artist’s statement about their body of work. Accepted artworks must not exceed 72″ horizontally and must not have been previously shown at WMG.

Juror:

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ART PRESENCE 2019 CALL TO ARTISTS

Art Presence Art Center’s 2019 call to artists for October Imaginarium show is on! This year’s theme is Mischief & Magic.  Both 2D and 3D artwork welcome for the main gallery show and artisan pieces in the same theme for the Galleria. Application fee is $30, and the deadline is Thursday, August 1, 2019. This […]

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NVAL 2019 Regional Photography Show Call to Artists

North Valley Art League 2019 Regional Juried Photography Show Call to Artists

The North Valley Art League 2019 Regional Juried Photography Show Call to Artists April 30 – June 1, 2019 NVAL Carter House Gallery 48 Quartz Hill Road Redding, California 96003

Hi SOAR Southern Oregon Artist Resource, This is a reminder that there are two weeks left to enter the NVAL 2019 Regional Photography Show. If you have already entered, thank you! If you have not, dust off those pixels and show them to us! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us [email protected] ELIGIBILITY

This show is open to all photographers residing in Northern California and Southern Oregon as follows: Sonoma, Napa, Solano, Yolo, Sacramento, El Dorado counties and all counties north to the California border, and the southern Oregon counties of Coos, Douglas, Curry, Josephine, Jackson, Klamath, Lake, Harney, and Malheur. Images previously accepted into a NVAL Juried Photography Show are not eligible – with

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Art Deadlines List - October 2018 Edition: Art In Your Atoms!

Art Deadlines List Image - The Earth Without Art is Just 'Eh'

October 01, 2018 – ARTIST NETWORK | STROKES OF GENIUS All winning art will be selected by our special guest juror, contemporary artist Steven Assael, and will also be featured in North Light Books’ hardbound showcase of the best in contemporary drawing. Four top winning pieces selected by the editors will also appear in Artists magazine. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2M3ht6U September 30, 2018 – WORKS BY ARTISTS AND THEIR CURRENT OR FORMER INSTRUCTORS The relationship between artists and their current or former professors can be a powerful one. Out of respect for the artist-teacher bond, and in honor of instructors working hard to help artists tap into a higher mind relative to art and life, we offer TAPPED every year, an annual exhibit that presents works of art by current or former professor/student pairs. Entry Fee. Details: 513-861-3638 OR http://www.manifestgallery.org/tapped OR [email protected] October 31, 2018 – SLOWART PRODUCTIONS |

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Call to Artists: North Valley Art League Regional Juried Photography Show

North Valley Art League 2019 Regional Juried Photography Show Call to Artists

The North Valley Art League 2018 Regional Juried Photography Show Call to Artists May 2 – June 3, 2017 NVAL Carter House Gallery 48 Quartz Hill Road Redding, California 96003 NVAL will not be hosting an International Juried Photography Show in 2018. The Regional Show will be NVAL’s only juried photography show for 2018.

ELIGIBILITY This show is open to all photographers residing in Northern California and Southern Oregon as follows: Sonoma, Napa, Solano, Yolo, Sacramento, El Dorado counties and all counties north to the California border, and the southern Oregon counties of Coos, Douglas, Curry, Josephine, Jackson, Klamath, Lake, Harney, and Malheur. Images previously accepted into a NVAL Juried Photography Show are not eligible – with the exception of images accepted into a NVAL International Juried Photography Show as a Silver Selection.

All forms of photographic expression are encouraged, with the stipulation that all images must be the

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Call to Artists for Artworks Northwest 2018

2016 ArtWorks Northwest Artists Announced: Umpqua Valley Arts Association UVAA logo

Call to Artists for Artworks Northwest 2018

The Umpqua Valley Arts Association (UVAA) invites artists of all media to submit artworks to the annual Artworks Northwest Juried Art Show and Competition. Artworks Northwest is a regional juried art show of work by artists from the Pacific Northwest (Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, British Columbia, Western Montana, and Western Wyoming).

Open to all media, themes and genres. Exhibit runs May 4 – June 24, 2018

Submission deadline is March 9, 2018; entries can be submitted Online through Café (callforentry.org). Go to uvarts.com for more information.

This year’s juror is Andries Fourie. Fourie is a South African-born curator, artist and teacher. He has a Masters in Art from California State University, Sacramento, and a Masters of Fine Art from The University of California, Davis.

Cash Awards: $1,000 1st Place $500 2nd Place $300 3rd Place $200

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