Call for Entries
FREDERICK FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS 2020: 01/31
Presented by the Frederick Arts Council and now celebrating 27 years, the Frederick Festival of the Arts is held along Carroll Creek Linear Park in the heart of historic downtown Frederick, Maryland. This juried fine art and craft venue invites discerning art-lovers from the surrounding areas of: Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Pennsylvania, and Northern Virginia. The Festival is committed to presenting the finest of juried national artists and continuing their longstanding tradition of serving these invited artist’s immediate needs, while providing a festive and enjoyable outdoor venue for all! Unique to this venue is its waterway and bridge crossings, and downtown location. The community-supported organization is committed to presenting the finest national artists in an exceptional arts venue bringing the best of quality fine art, performing opportunities, and providing for education in the arts.
Deadline: January 31st, 2019
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WOMEN IN ART: 1/31
Las Laguna Gallery invites artists to submit work for a juried exhibit to be held at our gallery space located in Laguna Beach, California. This Call for Art is open to ALL local, national and international artists, both professionals and amateurs working in the disciplines of Acrylic, Assemblage, Airbrush, Collage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Encaustic, Digital Art, Drawings, Fiber Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Painting, Pastel, Photography (Traditional and Digital), and Watercolor.
Deadline: January 31st, 2019
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FROSTBURG SMALL BUSINESS INCUBATOR PROGRAM: 1/23
FrostburgFirst will hold a public information session for interested applicants and community members on Thursday, January 23, 2020, at Frostburg City Place (14 S. Water Street) from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Applications will open January 27, 2020, and close on February 25, 2020, at 5:00 pm. FrostburgFirst is seeking property owners or managers who would like to have their downtown Frostburg storefronts used as locations, with the intention of developing long-term lease prospects for available retail spaces.
Deadline: February 25, 2020
For more information, contact FrostburgFirst at (301) 689-6900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
MAPPING THE WORLD: 1/24
Artists are invited to submit original works in accordance with the theme “Mapping the World” for Enlighten Art’s First Juried Art Show. “Mapping the World” revolves around adventures, geography, explorations, and vacations. Artwork could include subjects and/or content about maps, journeys to faraway lands or global explorations. The show should spark the imagination and intellect of our students, parents and visitors’ minds.
Guidelines for accepted works are as follows:
– 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional works accepted, with an exception of video and installation
-Artwork dimensions cannot exceed six feet in any dimension
– Family-friendly works with contemporary influence
– 2-dimensional works must be ready to hang
NEOTERIC ABSTRACT VIII: 01/30
ELIGIBILITY AND RESTRICTIONS: The competition is open to all artists, national and international, working in all media. All forms of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, graphics, digital and installation art, video, etc. are eligible. Entry is limited to abstract art. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply. Wall-mounted works must not be taller than 96″ no wider than 120″. Sculptural work must fit through a standard height, 36″wide entry door.
DEADLINE: The entry deadline is January 31, 2020. Entries must be submitted via email by midnight on this date.
It’s no secret that human activities are drastically impacting our environment and climate while affecting vulnerable wildlife and entire ecosystems. Artists have always been inspired by the beauty of nature, but how is this relationship evolving when we know flora and fauna are disappearing? WILD—a national exhibition at Gallery 263 juried by Jane Winchell—invites artists to submit work that considers their definition of ‘wild’ in a time of planetary change.
Submission Deadline: February 1, 2020, at 11:59 PM
Exhibition Dates: February 20–March 14, 2020
Juror Jane Winchell has been the director of Peabody Essex Museum’s Dotty Brown Art & Nature Center since its founding in 2003.
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Local By Design:
- There are 12 artisans.
- 12×20’. $750/mo
- Includes utilities and internet, and conference room.
- Ample parking.
Call: Carol Tessier 410-370-3791
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mall 2D & 3D women artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition of the top ten finalists will be held online at the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery during the month of January 2020. Awards will be for the top 10 places.
OXFORD SHOW: 05/15
“Reflections” can mean the throwing back of the light, sound or images by a body or surface, an image you see when you look in a mirror, an image given back by a reflecting surface. It can also be interpreted as careful thought about something or a thought occurring in consideration or meditation. Artists are free to interpret “reflections” with either or both of these meanings.
JUROR: Shelley Barry, Slate Contemporary Gallery, Oakland, CA
VENUE: Arc Gallery, 1246 Folsom St, San Francisco 94103
CATEGORIES ACCEPTED: Sculpture, painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, ceramics, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, glass art, artist book
JUROR’S AWARD: A Juror’s Award ribbon, certificate, catalog and $250 will be presented to each of the three works that express the most imaginative interpretation of the theme.
EXHIBITION DATES: May 16, 2020 – June 13, 2020
“Sanctuary” OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, May 16th, 7-9PM
GALLERY & ON-LINE GALLERY: There are two opportunities to get into this show. The juror will select works that will be exhibited in the Arc Gallery at 1246 Folsom Street and works that will be included only on the Arc On-line Gallery.
CATALOG: All artwork selected will be included in the exhibition catalog. Catalogs will be available for order at the time of notification.
ELIGIBILITY: Artists residing in the United States.
Maryland Hall accepts applications for our One Year AIR Residencey on an ongoing basis. Rent is $300 for Studio Space. All residencies are currently full, however, we recommend that you apply to be put on a waiting list for the next jury process.
Studio’s of (From left to right) Anne Chamberlain, Lindsay Pichaske, Elizabeth Kendall
Long-term studio spaces can accommodate artist residing in the Annapolis/Anne Arundel County region.
To learn about our Current AIR’s click here.
Exhibitions Call to Artists
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts is seeking ongoing exhibition submissions from both local and regional artists for our three gallery spaces. We invite both student and professional artists to apply.
Dedicated to Art for All, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts is the community’s arts center, providing lifelong, accessible engagement in the arts.
From left to right (View of Essence of Landscape by Lorraine Ellerson, Ripe by Jan Kirsh, gallery reception)
Maryland Hall’s goal is to present exhibits that engage audiences on many levels, from community exhibits to curated group and solo exhibits in several galleries: the Chaney Gallery, the Martino Gallery and the Openshaw Balcony Gallery. The gallery season features emerging and established artists in all media, from more accessible, traditional work, to work that questions contemporary culture, methods and ideas. The galleries are open to the public for viewing, artists’ receptions, and sales.
Applications must be completed and submitted by email to Exhibition Coordinator, Emily Kohlenstein, at email@example.com.For additional questions call Ms. Kohlenstein at 410-263-5544 ext. 31.
Click here to download application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
*Potential exhibition candidates will be contacted for an interview*
Submission Deadline:None. We are typically booked a year and a half out for your reference.