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September Opportunities for Art from AGA

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Ashland GalleriesSeptember Visual Arts NewsSeptember = Art Opportunities

We’re excited to share a handful of fun art opportunities that are being offered to foster your inner creativity, whether it’s getting out and about or enjoying from the comfort of your own home.

Image Credit:Lynda Hoffman-Snodgrass, Sprites, Watercolor Art & Soul GalleryGive-Away Photo Contest! September 15 – 30, Anytime 

To celebrate Art & Soul Gallery’s newly featured wall, they are hosting a giveaway and photo contest. To enter, visit Art & Soul Gallery, take a photo of the wall displaying a splash, post on Instagram and/or Facebook, tag Art & Soul Gallery, and use the hashtag #SplashOnTheWall. 

1st Prize: Best Overall Photo, $75 Gallery/Framing Credit 2nd Prize: Most Artsie Photo, $50, Gallery/Framing Credit 3rd Prize: Most Original Photo, $25 Gallery/Framing Credit 

Winners will be notified during the first week of October. 

Image Credit: Tanya Bemis, Untitled, Pop-Out Book Fiber Arts CollectiveMiniature Pop-Out Book

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The Exposure Photography Award Call for Entries

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


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 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


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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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:

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Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics

Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics

Win $20,000!!! The first Zanesville Prize of $20,000 will be awarded on Friday, October 10, 2014, and an additional $10,000 in prizes will be awarded to other successful competitors. Read more… Potters Council is one of the proud sponsors of this event. Call for Entry: Deadline is July 15, 2014! The jurors will select up to one hundred finalists from the images of works that will be submitted worldwide to the competition. The Zanesville Prize recipient and the other award recipients will be chosen from those finalist. Read more about the jurors: Sherman Hall, Angelica Pozo, and Brad Schwieger. Send in your entry today. The competition is open worldwide and it will offer the largest Best-of-Show Prize in the Western Hemisphere. If you do not enter, you cannot win! Deadline is July 15, 2014.

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Call To Artists For The Eighth Annual Au Naturel International Juried Exhibition Host

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The Au Naturel competition is open to all artists working in any two dimensional drawing, painting, and printmaking medium 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.

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Call for Artists from

This list of artist calls also has something for everyone. From photography portraits to small art to a variety of specialized themes, many of these are open to all artists. We hope you’ll find an exciting exhibition in which to enter your work! Let us know how it goes for you if you do! Also, don’t miss the 8 month artist residency in Cyprus!

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Showcase Your Art in Your Own NYC Solo Exhibition

Artists, this could be the next step in launching your career. You’re invited to join the 3rd Ward Fall 2011 Open Call, an international search for exciting, innovating and compelling artwork awarding over $25,000 in prizes, including a one month live/work residency in NYC, a $5,000 grant and your very own New York City solo exhibition.

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