Trending Articles

Friends of SOAR

For great posts about the business of art, check out The Artsy Shark HERE!
ArtistsBillofRights.org reviews competitions and appeals seeking creative content, listing those that respect your copyrights and highlighting those that don't. Art Matters! publishes calls to artists, and not all of them may be compliant with ABoR's standards. Visit their site to learn more.
We support the Embedded Metadata Manifesto.  Metadata is information such as copyright notice and contact info you can embed in your images to protect your intellectual property, save time when uploading to social sites and promote your art. Click to visit the site and learn more.

AGA October Art Opportunities

Ashland GalleriesOctober Visual Arts News October = Art OpportunitiesWe’re excited to share a handful of fun art opportunities that are being offered to foster your inner creativity whether it be getting out and about or enjoying from the comfort of your own home.  Cheryl Kempner, Bird Bases, Ceramic2021 Outdoor Clayfolk Pottery Show & SaleOut of the FireSaturday, October 23, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Clayfolk is excited to continue their tradition of having a yearly pottery show and sale! This year, it will take place at the heart of Downtown Talent where the Almeda Fire burned. Over a dozen Clayfolk Artists will fill the parking lot of the historic Malmgren Garage Building at 111 Talent Avenue with their wonderful clay artwork. Wake ‘N Bake Food Truck will be serving food as well!For those who are interested in attending, please click here for more information.  Roxanne Evans Stout, Scroll 1, Mixed MediaRoxanne Evans Stout, Seth Apter,

Continue reading AGA October Art Opportunities

2021 Angels Show Call to Artists

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

CALL TO ARTISTS ART PRESENCE ART CENTERDECEMBER 2021

Answer the 2021 Angels Show Call to Artists and join us for the 9th Annual Angels Show!

Art Presence Art Center again hosts the Southern Oregon Artists Resource Angels Show as their December Guest Exhibit, alongside their well-attended annual Holiday Treasures show. We want to see your artistic interpretation of angels!

Space is limited, so the Angels Show is now juried, with a limit of two pieces per artist accepted. There is a size limit of 48” in any direction. All Angels must be your own original artwork—no giclées, please! All angels must be for sale, with 2D pieces wired and ready to hang and 3D pieces with a base. Paintings can be gallery wrapped or professionally framed. Please include a summary of the pieces you wish to submit, including dimensions, medium, and price. Angels must remain on display until the

Continue reading 2021 Angels Show Call to Artists

Medford Multicultural Fair Art Contest

The deadline for this year’s Medford Multicultural Fair art contest has been extended again to 9/17. That’s TODAY!! Please submit your art via DropBox: https://www.dropbox.com/request/jRpdeQ3H6R4Gq0fvufgT

We also decided on Tuesday to host a virtual event because of increasing COVID hospitalizations and regular unhealthy air quality. We are seeking videos to share with our diverse audience. We invite your organization and artist members to submit prerecorded or new videos to [email protected] The live stream celebration will be fun. Join us on Medford Multicultural Fair Facebook on September 25 from 11:00 am to 2 pm.

Continue reading Medford Multicultural Fair Art Contest

FOTAS Seeks Art Donations for Howl-o-ween & Holiday Fair

Almeda Fire Resources for Artists: Southern Oregon Artists Resource SOAR new logo

The compound challenges of the pandemic and the Almeda Fire stopped Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) from holding in-person fundraisers in 2020, except one – the October crafts fair at the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse. The support of this pet-friendly community was so enthusiastic that FOTAS will reprise the event in 2021 as the Howl-O-Ween & Holidays Fair on October 30-31, 10am-4pm. Animal lovers and those who enjoy the Fall and Winter holidays will have a fun opportunity to shop early for gifts and decor, from “trick or treat” to “Happy New Year!”

The Historic Jacksonville Courthouse grounds provide a wonderful venue, and FOTAS is counting on our community’s artists and crafters to help fill it with their donated creations. Top sellers last year included quilts, ceramics, jewelry and attire. This year, we expect demand for Halloween costumes for both pets and their humans. The season

Continue reading FOTAS Seeks Art Donations for Howl-o-ween & Holiday Fair

Call to Artists for CCA 2021 Holiday Show

Call to Artists: Holiday Show 2021 Artists Needed for Holiday show. November and December in the gallery offers 2 months of holiday shopping.Looking for artists who make crafts, wearable art, functional art, and smaller artworks for gifting. Please click here to apply.

Last Call for Watercolor Artists

Central Art Supply logo

CALLING ALL WATERCOLOR ARTISTS!

There’s still time to submit your artwork! Central Art Gallery in Downtown Medford invites all watercolor artists in the local community to submit a portfolio of watercolor paintings for the upcoming Third Friday exhibit on July 16, 2021. This will be a group show to coincide with World Watercolor Month.If you would like your work considered for the show, please submit up to six digital images and a brief biography to: [email protected] deadline to submit for this show is June 6, 2021. For more information on our gallery please visit centralartsupply.com

Stay in touch with us!   Facebook   Instagram   YouTube541.773.1444   MON-FRI: 10-6 | SAT: 10-5   centralartsupply.com

Continue reading Last Call for Watercolor Artists

Call to Watercolor Artists – Central Art Supply

Central Art Supply hand drawn logo CAS

541.773.1444   101 N. Central Ave., Medford, Oregon 97501   centralartsupply.comMON-FRI: 10-6 | SAT: 10-5

Central Art Gallery

CALL TO WATERCOLOR ARTISTS!

Central Art Gallery in Downtown Medford invites all watercolor artists to submit a portfolio of watercolor paintings for the upcoming Third Friday exhibit on July 16, 2021. This will be a group show to coincide with World Watercolor Month.

If you would like your work considered for the show, please submit up to six digital images and a brief biography here.  

The deadline to submit for this show is June 6, 2021.  For more information on our gallery please visit  centralartsupply.com

Stay in touch with us! Facebook Instagram YouTube

Continue reading Call to Watercolor Artists – Central Art Supply

Call to Artists: Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

Call For ArtistsThe Chelsea International Fine Art CompetitionEarly Bird Entry ends May 3rd – Enter Soon! Agora Gallery is searching for artists from around the world, at any stage of their career working in painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed media, and print.Artists have a chance to participate in a juried exhibition in New York City’s Chelsea Art District and to be showcased and promoted online and in print. A distinguished panel of jurors is selected to judge, presenting more than $70,000 in awards.This is an exceptional opportunity for artists to gain exposure while developing a professional presence in the art world.Enter Now: https://www.nyartcompetitions.com/cifac/Early Bird entry ends May 3rd. Upload up to 7 images for only a $45 Entry Fee.Competition Opens: May 4th, 2021Submission Deadline: August 3rd, 2021Juried Results: September 7th, 2021

Continue reading Call to Artists: Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

Call to Artists: City of Grants Pass

Proposals Due June 1!

Introducing Central Art Gallery

Small Business Saturday November 24 2018 Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

We are proud to announce another major new venue – Central Art Gallery, featuring 650 sq. feet of exhibition space, it’s the perfect venue to showcase emerging talent as well as more seasoned career artists.

Continue reading Introducing Central Art Gallery