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September 06, 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 MJS@EmbracingOurDifferences.org


August 31, 2016
LIMNER GALLERY : A SHOW OF HEADS SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from October 20 - November 19, 2016. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR slowart@aol.com


August 23, 2016
ARTIST TRADING CARD EXCHANGE BY MAIL SEEKS ENTRIES Seeking artists to participate in an artist trading card exchange by mail. Artist trading cards are small works of art that can be traded with other artists as a way to get creative, connect with other artists, and collect great art! Make 9 handmade cards and get 9 back from other artists. Exchanges happen 2-3 times a year. No entry fee. Website has complete entry details. Details: http://jenniferhinesart.wordpress.com/artist-trading-cards

August 25, 2016
LACDA 2016 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Jurors: Nancy Meyer, Curator — LACMA, Walker Art Center Rex Bruce, Curator — L.A. Center for Digital Art, Artists Television Access Call to artists for all styles of artwork and photography utilizing digital processes. Winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on museum quality paper shown in a solo exhibit in main gallery Sep 8-Oct 1, 2016. Ten second place winners also exhibited. Details: http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html

August 30, 2016
CALL FOR PAPERS, INT|AR JOURNAL, VOLUME 08, WATER AS MEDIUM In Volume 08 of the Int|AR Journal of Interventions and Adaptive Reuse, we contemplate water in all of its many different manifestations. We invite scholarly proposals of ideas, built or unbuilt projects and critical explorations that investigate the relationship of water in design and building reuse from historical, theoretical, environmental, cultural and social points of view. Details: http://intar-journal.risd.edu/callforpapers-1 OR intarjournal@risd.edu

August 31, 2016
AESTHETICA ART PRIZE 2016 The Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience, and further their engagement with the international art world. The Judging Panel enhances its position in the industry, bringing together specialists from leading cultural institutions. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1oNKzvx

August 31, 2016
LIMNER GALLERY : A SHOW OF HEADS SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from October 20 - November 19, 2016. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR slowart@aol.com

August 31, 2016
HOLLAND PARK PRESS POETRY AND POLITICS COMPETITION The theme of this poetry competition is poetry and politics, so your poem must be about any aspect of politics. Your poem can be about international politics or instead be about something political much more closer to home. The author of the winning poem will receive £200. The winning poem and runners-up will be published in our online magazine. Poems should not exceed 50 lines. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1Tf0u1X

August 31, 2016
THE SEDONA ART PRIZE INTERNATIONAL PAINTING COMPETITION The Sedona Art Prize, formerly the Gateway To Sedona Artist Competition and special artist promotion, joins forces with the world renowned Sedona Arts Center. Open to painters world wide over 18. Best in Show $200 cash prize/month; 144 finalists over 12 months compete for finalist prizes: Grand $5000 plus exhibition and 2-week residency in Sedona, AZ; 2nd $1000 cash; 3rd $750 cash. Details: 928-282-4326 OR http://www.sedonaartprize.com OR info@sedonaartprize.com

August 31, 2016
CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR ONLINE ART COMPETITION, “CITYSCAPES” Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces their 4th Annual International “Cityscapes” Online Art Competition for the month of August 2016. Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition will be held. Awards will be given. Winners will be announced on September 12, 2016. Entry Fee Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://bitly.com/2alTtMm OR artcompetition@cagonline.co

August 31, 2016
CALL TO ARTISTS : BEAVERTON CHALK DRAW 2016! The City of Beaverton is excited to kick off its annual Beaverton Arts Mix! (BAM!) Art Show and Sale, with a new CHALK DRAW event! Artists are invited to submit their work to the 2016 Beaverton Chalk Draw to be held Oct. 8, 2016, at the Beaverton City Library (12375 SW 5th Street). No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29cTkKA OR kbuechner@BeavertonOregon.gov

September 02, 2016
GLOBAL MATRIX IV International Print Exhibition, January 9 – Februar 18, traveling through 2018. Open to artists worldwide 18+. Entries must be original fine art prints in any printmaking media, including artist books. No photography or offset reproductions. Limit 44 inches in paper dimension. No entry fee. Contact Craig Martin, director, Purdue Galleries. Details: https://www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/galleries/exhibitions/16-17/GlobalMatrixIV.html OR cdmartin@purdue.edu

September 04, 2016
BP PORTRAIT AWARD 2016 NOW OPEN Now in its thirty-seventh year at the National Portrait Gallery, and twenty-seventh year of sponsorship by BP, the first prize of £30,000 makes the Award the most prestigious international portrait painting competition of its kind and has launched the careers of many renowned artists. #BPPortrait. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29cUxld

September 05, 2016
CALL TO ARTISTS: UGLY ART ROOM : BOTTLE CAPS ART SHOW Ugly Art Room and Corvallis Brewing Supply Bottle Caps Art Show. Ugly Art Room challenges artists to create artwork on bottle caps. The gallery is partnering with Corvallis Brewing Supply to create an art show, “Bottle Caps,” celebrating beer and art. The call for art, open to all artists nationwide in all mediums, seeks artwork created on tiny bottle caps. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/23pmcV4

September 06, 2016
STRUCTURE UNBOUND: INTERDISCIPLINARY BOOK ART Structure Unbound is a juried exhibition exploring the intersection of new media and traditional book arts. Works may include but not limited to: visual narratives, installations, sculptural book works, assemblage, and interactive media. US artists 18+. Juror Colette Fu is an award-winning pop-up book artist and photographer. Apply through SlideRoom. Entry fee. Details: 937-775-2978 OR http://bitly.com/2aerxbO OR tess.cortes@wright.edu

September 15, 2016
LANDSCAPES CALL FOR ENTRY ONLINE ART SHOW THEME- According to Webster Dictionary, the definition of landscape is: A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. PAY IT FORWARD- We will be donating 10% of all entry fees from this show to the Global Food Crisis Fund. medium AWARDS- Cash prizes will be given. SALES- We are a commission free gallery. Entry Fee Details: http://www.colorsofhumanityartgallery.com/Landscapes-2016/Landscapes-2016-Prospectus-and/n-mGMQhc OR colorsofhumanity@gmail.com

September 15, 2016
CDS/HONICKMAN FIRST BOOK PRIZE IN PHOTOGRAPHY This prize is given to North American photographers pursuing work of creative or social importance. The winner receives $3,000, publication of a book of photography, a solo exhibit, and inclusion in the Archive of Documentary Arts in Duke University’s Rubenstein Library. Submissions accepted June 15 to September 15, 2016. Entry fee. Details: http://firstbookprizephoto.com

September 15, 2016
KATHY FISH FELLOWSHIP The winner of the 2017 Kathy Fish Fellowship will be considered a “writer-in-residence” at SmokeLong (note: position is virtual) for four quarterly issues (March, June, September, and December 2017). Fellows will have the opportunity to work with SmokeLong staff and participate in online writing workshops. No Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2b5udHo

September 15, 2016
CALL FOR GRANTS The Franz and Virgina Bader Fund invites grant applications from visual artists who are aged 40 years and over and who live within 150 miles of Washington, DC. Artists working in performance, video, and film are not eligible for Bader Fund grants. To download an application form, visit the Bader Fund website. In 2015, the Bader Fund awarded nine grants totaling $135,000. Details: 202-288-4608 OR http://www.baderfund.org OR grants@baderfund.org

September 19, 2016
CALL FOR ENTRIES: “YOUR LANDSCAPE” Juried Exhibition- Sebastopol Center for the Arts October 21 – November 27, 2016 Opening reception October 21, 6-7:30 pm A perfect opportunity to show your landscape; traditional, contemporary, ecological, controversial… WHAT IS YOUR LANDSCAPE? Use photography, painting, weaving, drawing, collage or sculpture or video or… any medium to express yourself. Application Fee Details: 707-829-4797 OR http://www.sebarts.org OR catherined@sebarts.org

September 20, 2016
CALL FOR ART: ART FOR ANIMALS JURIED EXHIBITION FOR CHARITY Fusion Art invites submissions for its first annual charity art exhibition – Art for Animals. Twelve winners will be chosen and their artwork will be featured in the Palm Springs gallery during the month of December 2016. Additional artwork may be selected for inclusion in the exhibition based on gallery space. Fusion Art’s proceeds donated to local animal welfare charities. Entry Fee. Details: 760-832-7568 OR http://fusionartps.com/art-for-animals-charity-competition OR competitions@fusionartps.com

September 25, 2016
KANSAS WATERCOLOR SOCIETY NATIONAL EXHIBITION Mark Arts, November 18 – December 30, 2016. $2,750 in cash awards. Juror: Dean Mitchell. Entry fee. Apply online by Sept. 25. Details: 316-634-2787 OR https://markarts.secure-platform.com/a

September 25, 2016
NEWPAGES CLASSIFIEDS : CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS : Into The Void Magazine seeks fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and visual art for Issue Two. There is no theme. We want work that screams out from inside you and grabs hold of us. Unpublished and less established writers have as good a chance as any—it’s all about the writing. There is a €1.40 submission fee but if you buy Issue One in any format, it’s free to submit. Details: http://bitly.com/2acUdDH

September 26, 2016
INT’L CALL FOR THE PRIZE FOR ILLUSTRATION 2017 The Association of Illustrators (AOI) in partnership with London Transport Museum (LTM), is delighted to announce that submissions are now open for The Prize for Illustration 2017. This year the theme is Sounds of the City – an illustrated interpretation of urban sound. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2afiuWs

September 30, 2016
CALL FOR SMALL ART: 6X6NW FREE ENTRY! The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council is currently accepting submissions for 6X6NW, an exhibition and fundraiser event featuring hundreds of small artworks. Each artwork must be 6”x 6” and artists may enter up to 10 artworks of any medium (2D or 3D). There is no fee to enter. Details: 206-417-4645 OR www.shorelinearts.net/6x6nwcall

September 30, 2016
CALL FOR ENTRIES The Just A Minute Festival is an online, viewer’s choice event that encourages people to use the technology they have around them to tell stories, record events, move with emotion or create art. Films can be of any genre or on any subject. The only requirement is that the film is no more than 60 seconds in total running time. There are cash prizes and no entry fee. Details: www.JustAMinute.tv

October 01, 2016
WINTER TANGERINE––CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Winter Tangerine is a literary & arts magazine dedicated to electric writing and visual art. We aim to disrupt the status quo. To amplify the unhead. To account for the unaccounted. To publish the unconventional, confront the uncomfortable, marvel in the mundane. We believe in the power of art. We won’t apologize. We want lighting. So go ahead: ignite. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2acQoOE OR jenniferhuang11@gmail.com

October 01, 2016
2016 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR Travel Photographer of the Year is the premier travel photography awards. Your showcase to the world. The Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) photo contest is run by photographers for photographers. Whether you are amateur or professional, beginner or expert, young or old, wherever you live in the world, TPOTY is for you! Entry fee is from £0-£15. Details: http://bitly.com/2acR8Du

November 03, 2016
MEMBERS ONLY COMPETITION Enter the Portrait Society of America\\\'s 12th annual Members Only Competition. The competition is made up of five categories and members are welcome to enter each category. The categories this year are: Commissioned Portrait, Non-Commissioned Portrait, Still Life, Outside the Box and Landscape. Entry fee is $35 per category. Details and membership info can be found online at portraitsociety.org. Details: 877-772-4321 OR http://tinyurl.com/ns2p7hk OR info@portraitsociety.org

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 MJS@EmbracingOurDifferences.org


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