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Calls to Artists – Deadlines Today through Late September

Calls to Artists July 28, 2017 – CQ49 CALL FOR ENTRIES $2500 IN AWARDS Only the best work gets past our Creative Quarterly judges. Categories include photography. Illustration. Fine Art. Graphic design. Open to all professionals, students and amateurs. In all countries. CQ49 winners go on to compete for our year-end 100 Best which are exhibited in a New York gallery, promoted on social media and published in an Annual distributed worldwide. Value to entrant $2500. Entry Fee. Details: 718-435-4047 OR http://www.cqjournal.com/callforentries OR [email protected] July 30, 2017 – 360 XOCHI QUETZAL A FREE artist and writer’s residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. International visual artists, writers, playwrights, photographers, dancers, new media makers and musicians can apply. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sCtJ9e July 30, 2017 – AMERICAN ART AWARDS: JURIED BY AMERICA’S BEST GALLERIES For just $25, the AMERICAN ART AWARDS sends your online art image to America’s 25 Best Galleries

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Woman Made Gallery, Chicago – Last Call for 20th International Open show

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CALL FOR ART 20th International Open Sept. 22 – Oct. 20, 2017 | Opening Reception: Sept. 22, 2017 | 6-8pm Entry Deadline: July 15, 2017 Juror: Sharmyn Cruz RIvera

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

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.

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.About the Juror: Sharmyn

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June 2017 Rogue Gallery & Art Center Art Blast

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Rogue Gallery & Art Center Art Blast – June 2017 Detail of Ascension by Vivian McAleavey FREE DOCUMENTARY SCREENINGS

As part of the Rogue Gallery’s Impressionism exhibit we are screening documentaries about important Impressionistic painters on Wednesdays at noon. The movies last approximately one hour. Screenings will take place in the newly renovated studio, with new comfortable chairs. Wednesday, June 14, 2017, noon: Edouard Manet​ Wednesday, June 21, 2017, noon: Edgar Degas Wednesday, June 28, 2017, noon: Pierre-Auguste Renoir Wednesday, July 5, 2017, noon: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec June 24, 2017 ALPACA TOUR AND PICNIC Visit the alpacas at Lone Ranch Sunday, June 24 at noon at at Lone Ranch located at 13856 Weowna Way, White City Rogue Gallery presents a tour and Picnic at Lone Ranch. Participants will meet at the ranch and then experience a tour by long time Rogue Gallery volunteer and Peru native Silvia Kelly. The

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New Exhibit in the Rogue Gallery & Art Center's Main Gallery PLUS Lots of Calls to Artists!

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio

Barbara Mason, DISCREPANCY (detail), solarplate intaglio NEW EXHIBIT IN THE MAIN GALLERY BEGINS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 ILLUMINATED WORD Solar Plate Intaglios of Barbara Mason and Poetry of Paulann Petersen February 24 – March 31, 2017RECEPTION: Friday, March 3rd, 5-8pm

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio Portland, Oregon artist Barbara Mason has created intaglio prints inspired by and infused with the poetry of former Oregon Poet Laureate, Paulann Petersen. The bold lines and expressive shapes in Barbara’s prints meld with Paulann’s poetic verse in a rhythmic, musical cadence. 2nd ANNUAL CELTIC CELEBRATION 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

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Art Deadlines List - Create Radical Love through Art!

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Art Deadlines List Create Radical Love through Art!

April 03, 2017 – THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE ANNUAL ART COMPETITION The Artist’s Magazine’s Annual Art Competition wants to honor your most outstanding work. If your art is deserving of being celebrated in the pages of The Artist’s Magazine, this competition is for you! $24,000 in cash prizes plus publication in The Artist’s Magazine. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/23ABINJ

January 31, 2017 – NEOTERIC ABSTRACT V This call is for a thematic exhibition dedicated to abstract art. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, April 6 – 30, 2017 and is open to all forms of abstraction, from the geometric to the lyrical, from the precise to the raw. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2gW769G OR [email protected]

January 23, 2017 – NYC4PA BLACK AND WHITE 2017 Despite the focus on color images in today’s media, in the world of photography Black

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Artist Calls for November and Beyond

Here are artist calls with deadlines beginning November 6, 2016, with some extending through December 2016 and January 2017. They have not been edited for only eligible Oregon artists. Share with friends in other areas!

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Calls to Artists

September 2016 Calls to Artists October 03, 2016 – SHADES OF GRAY Shades of Gray offers artists a chance to win recognition and have their work featured in Drawing magazine. The competition is open to all work created entirely in black, white, and gray in media. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxbeFz January 10, 2017 – CALL TO ARTISTS – CASH AWARDS – JURIED EXHIBIT Embracing Our Differences is accepting submissions for its juried art exhibit celebrating diversity held April – May 2017 in Sarasota, FL USA. National and international submissions accepted. $3,000 in awards. No submission fee. Details: 941-928-0567 OR http://embracingourdifferences.org/submit-art OR [email protected] November 30, 2016 – LIMNER GALLERY : EMERGING ARTISTS 2017 The 25th annual competition for gallery exhibition and $1000 cash award. This exhibition is devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of emerging artists. The exhibition will be held in March 1 – 25, 2017 at the Limner Gallery

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Art Deadlines List – August 2016

Art Deadlines List – August 2016 August 18, 2016 – GAMES FROM MARBLES TO MINECRAFT The jury invites artists to submit works that celebrate and explore the broad spectrum of game history, development and innovation, including game design, production, packaging, marketing,how the art of games has changed over time and to speculate what the future of gaming might hold. All media welcome; installations; new media; indoor and outdoor works accepted; cash awards to be presented. Details: 410-326-4640 OR http://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/forms/artist-application-games-marbles-to-minecraft OR [email protected] August 19, 2016 – POINT OF DEPARTURE: AN EXHIBITION WITHOUT BORDERS The urge to escape is a powerful thing. When followed, it can lead to alternative realities, other worlds, even whole new galaxies. The Arts Center invites you to conjure a place of escape—whether it is a psychological space in your imagination or a physical place you might venture off to—in an original work of art. No Entry Fee.

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June 2016 Announcements from Rogue Gallery

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June 2016 Announcements from Rogue Gallery: Third Friday Reception and Exhibits, Summer Art Camps, Life Drawing Sessions, Annual benefit, Calls to Artists

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MCAF Announces Call to Artists, Art Class for Youth, More

MCAF Announces Call to Artists, Art Class for Youth

MCAF Announces Call to Artists, Art Class for Youth at Ashland Christian Fellowship, Father’s Day print sale, plans for Magna Deo church and cultural center

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