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

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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

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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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The Exposure Photography Award Call for Entries

The final deadline for The Exposure Award is 8/10.

FINAL DEADLINE: 08.10.17

One submission, two awards that include up to $7,500 cash, gift cards to B&H up to $1,000 and much more.

The Exposure Award 2017 comprises The Exposure Award (granted by our jury panel) and The Vox Populi Award (selected by public vote). Enter your work at exposureaward.com by 8/10 for a shot at cash, gift cards and an exhibition at PhotoPlus Expo in the Javits Center in NYC from October 26-28, 2017. THE AWARDS

YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR TWO AWARDS

THE EXPOSURE AWARD The Exposure Award is granted by our jury panel.

$7,500 cash grant

A feature in PDN magazine

An exhibition at PhotoPlus Expo, Javits Center, NYC October 26-28 2017

A $1,000 B&H Gift Card

International publicity via PHOTO+ social reach of over 1,000,000 THE VOX POPULI AWARD The Vox Populi Award

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Chelsea International Photography Competition Call to Artists

Chelsea International Photography Competition Enter the Chelsea International Photography Competition for your chance to exhibit in NYC! Submissions open until September 13

The Chelsea International Photography Competition (CIPC) is an opportunity for both amateur and professional photographers to submit their artwork for a chance to exhibit in New York City and receive valuable promotional benefits.

The work of selected artists will be presented at Agora Gallery, an elegant street-level space located in the heart of the Chelsea arts district next to the High Line in New York City. Agora Gallery attracts thousands of visitors with its welcoming interiors and striking exterior. For complete details on the competition’s awards, please click here. All awards are geared toward giving the winners valuable exposure with an aim to accelerate their art careers and encourage future productivity.

 

Call to Artists: Annual Betty Bowen Award

Call to Artists for the Annual Betty Bowen Awrd, August 2017

Call to Artists: Annual Betty Bowen Award

The Betty Bowen Award is now accepting applications! This award was established to honor Betty Bowen (1918-1977) who was an enthusiastic supporter of Northwest contemporary art. This is a juried award and the winner receives an unrestricted prize of $15,000 to further their career. A selection of works by the winner will be exhibited at the Seattle Art Museum. All visual artists working in any media in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho are encouraged to apply. More information is available at visitsam.org/betty-bowen. Applications are accepted online at www.callforentry.org. Deadline: Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

Art Presence 2017 October Creative Challenge Call to Artists

2017 October Creative Challenge Call to Artists

Art Presence 2017 October Creative Challenge Call to Artists Editor’s Note: We were notified yesterday that the application deadline for this call to artists has been extended to September 1, 2017. Each year Art Presence Art Center hosts the artistic results of a creative challenge in October. You are invited to participate in our 5th October Creative Challenge, THE OCTOBER IMAGINARIUM: HATS AND MASKS, An Artfully Twisted Halloween Exhibit. We are very excited about this year’s show and hope you will consider joining us. Below is the 2017 October Creative Challenge Call to Artists and application for the show. Please read through it carefully, as it includes ALL THE INFO you will need to know about the show including dates, ideas, suggestions, and guidelines for your artwork. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact one of us and we will do our best to answer your

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Art of Engagement Call for Entries- deadline June 12, 2017

Art of Engagement Call for Entries

CALL FOR ENTRIES

Touchstone Gallery in Washington DC is seeking entries for “ART OF ENGAGEMENT,” a National Juried Show scheduled for August 4 – 24, 2017. Artwork entries should reflect present-day issues and concerns. Be part of a national conversation about important issues using the universal language of art. Be bold, stand up, and speak out! Be an artist and an activist. Juror: Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator, American University Museum, Katzen Arts Center. Open to all artists living and/or working in the United States, 18-years-old and older. All original visual media that is the artist’s own concept, design and work. Entry fees: $50 for up to 3 entries/images; artists may submit up to 3 additional entries/images at a cost of $10 per additional entry. Please visit www.touchstonegallery.com/call to apply. AWARDS 1st Prize: $750, 2nd Prize: $500, 3rd Prize: $250. Deadline to apply: June 12, 2017. Touchstone Gallery is

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Call to Artists: 2017 Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibition

Four-State Watercolor Competition (Deadline for Entry 4/30) Juror, Gloria Miller Allen

2017 Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibition Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, in partnership with Palouse Watercolor Socius invite you to enter the 2017 Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibition. Open to residents of ID, WA, OR & MT. $1000, $750, $500 cash prizes and more! Show runs June 2 through July 29.

Deadline for Entries is April 30 2017

Notification of Jury Results on May 12 2017

Show Dates Jun 2 2017 thru Jul 29 2017

To enter: http://www.lcsc.edu/cah/callforart/

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2nd Annual Celtic Celebration at Rogue Gallery – Call to Artists & More News

2nd ANNUAL CELTIC CELEBRATION at Rogue Gallery & Art Center Support the Rogue Gallery & Art Center and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the art, music, food, beer, and friendship of the Emerald Isle, Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

The evening will include: Irish food and beer Musicians performing traditional Irish music An Irish themed art show A singing competition to select the best rendition of the Irish classic, “When Irish Eyes are Smiling” with the winner receiving a $100 award​ The Irish tradition of good cheer and laughter Cost: $35.00 ($15.00 is tax deductible). Buy Tickets online HERE>> or call Rogue Gallery at 541-772-8118 CALL TO ARTISTS FOR THE IRISH THEMED ART SHOW

We invite Rogue Gallery members to submit a work of art for this event that is inspired by Celtic art and/or by Ireland. All styles and media are welcome. Maximum dimensions

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