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May 1, 2014
CALL FOR ENTRIES: THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE ANNUAL COMPETITION More than $25,000 in cash prizes will be awarded, and Top Award Winners will be featured in the December 2014 issue of The Artist’s Magazine! All winners will also appear in a special online gallery. There are 5 categories for you to compete and win. Plus, there’s a Special Student/Beginner Division for new artists. Entry fee. Details: 715-445-4612 x13430 OR OR

April 22, 2014
INTERNATIONAL TOY CAMERA FESTIVAL The Somerville Toy Camera Festival seeks entries for its second annual toy camera fest. Images of any subject matter made with a “toy” camera (any low-end, low-tech, limited-control camera) will be accepted. The festival will take place in June 2014 at five locations throughout Somerville, MA. You do not need to be a Somerville resident to apply. Entry fee. Details:

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April 5, 2014
CALL FOR “ALL ABOUT COLORS” THEMED ART Color is the essence of our perception of the physical world around us. Submit: Your art in any medium, painting, sculpture, ceramic, jewelry, fabric, video, or installation. Entry fee. Details: 630-428-4639 OR OR

April 6, 2014
6th ANNUAL CURIOUS CAMERA PHOTO COMPETITION Images must be made with one of the following camera categories: Pinhole, Plastic Lens, Vintage or Instant. Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners. Top 30 images will be prints, framed and shown in gallery exhibition. Entry fee. Details: 520-327-7291 OR OR

April 7, 2014
RALEIGH, NC EMERGING ARTIST RESIDENCY Artspace is seeking 2 artists in their early professional careers for its 6 month Regional Emerging Artist Residency. The program provides emerging visual artists with time and space to explore their work in a supportive, thriving, artistic environment.The residency includes a private, rent-free studio with 24-hour access and culminates in an exhibition of the resident’s work. Application fee. Details: 919-821-2787 OR OR

April 11, 2014
ILLINOIS SEEKS SECONDARY ART TEACHER Full-time temporary. Duties: Oversee basic, intermediate, and advanced Art classes at the high school level. These courses include an introduction to visual arts, drawing, sculpture, painting, 2D design media, clay, and much more. Students will also work on projects, enter contest, and build a portfolio. Qualifications: Proper Illinois Certification/Licensure to teach High School Art. This is a one year full-time position to fill a sabbatical leave. Start Date: 8/13/2014. Please send your letter of interest, letters of recommendation, transcripts and resume to: Mary Lanier Principal Dee Mack H.S. 401 East 5th St Mackinaw IL 61755 309-359-4421

April 25, 2014
64th ANNUAL ART OF THE NORTHEAST May 31 – July 26, 2014 Open to All Media Curator: Andrew Russeth, Art Critic: New York Observer, Gallerist and 16 Miles of String Awards: Best in Show: $3,000 prize and a solo exhibition at Silvermine Arts Center. Artists must reside in CT, DE, MA, MD (D.C.), ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT. Entry fee. Details: 203-966-9700 OR OR

April 30, 2014
KARLYN HOLMAN WORKSHOP JUNE 16 to 20, 2014, HUMMELSTOWN, PA Pennsylvania Watercolor Society members cost $325, non members $375. A $50 deposit will hold your reservation. Workshop includes lunch and snacks each day. Maximum class size is 24. Full payment is due May 16, 2014. Workshop level is beginner through experienced. Karlyn’s enthusiastic, hands-on instruction will inspire you to paint with more confidence and find your own artistic vision. May 16, 2014, deadline for signup. Details: 717-235-5310 OR OR

April 30, 2014
JOIN CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY ONLINE MONTHLY ART COMPETITION CAGO’s Second Annual Art Competition and Exhibition Theme is “Figurative / Portrait”. “Figurative” is considered to be figures, forms and faces either in the representational or abstract genre. Prizes include; a radio interview, marketing collateral, and more. All participants will be featured in a month long exhibition. All art mediums welcome. Entry fee. Details: OR

April 30, 2014
FEED THE PLANET MAIL ART PROJECT Send me your imagination of the theme Feed the Planet. Can you make your choices or can you imagine the contrasts in text and/or image. No returns. Exhibition in 2014 at historic sites in Alphen-Chaam during Cittaslow International World Assembly – June 2014. Documentation to all participants. Size and technique: free. No entry fee. Details: OR

April 30, 2014
INTERNATIONAL 2014 TRIFECTA For this show, artists will feel like they have “won the Trifecta.” Our 3 jurors for this exhibition are Lora Schlesinger, owner Lora Schlesinger Gallery; Norma Ibarra, Lead Private Art Consultant, Fresh Paint Art Advisors; and Betty Ann Brown, internationally recognized Art Critic and Curator. Deadline is May 31, 2014. Artists notified by June 15. Entry fee Details: OR

May 1, 2014
ARTRAGE GALLERY CALL FOR ENTRIES Juried exhibition Sept 6-Oct 18, 2014. ArtRage: The Norton Putter Gallery, in Syracuse, NY, exhibits progressive art that inspires resistance and promotes social awareness, supports social justice, challenges preconceptions, and encourages cultural change. Open to two- and three-dimensional media and video. One artist from this exhibition will be offered an exhibit for a future date. Entry fee. Details:

May 1, 2014
CYPRUS: SHORT OR LONG TERM STUDIO SPACE Studio space for artists and writers in the pretty seaside town on Larnaca on the south coast of the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Short or long term studio rental available, for overseas visiting and permanent resident artists. Located in a beautiful historic building, the Cornaro Institute also has a gallery in which you can show your work. High quality living accommodation is also available. Details: OR

May 4, 2014
SOHO PHOTO GALLERY 19TH ANNUAL NATIONAL COMPETITION Open to all U.S. residents, 18 or older, excluding current members of Soho Photo Gallery. $600 in cash prizes plus gifts from sponsors. Our Juror, Ariel Meyerowitz, will select 40 images for the exhibition at our TriBeCa gallery, July 2 – 26, 2014. Entry fee. Details: OR

May 10, 2014
27th ANNUAL NORTHERN NATIONAL ART COMPETITION Juried national art competition open to artists 18 and older who are living in the U.S. All recent and original 2-D work will be considered. We want a varied contemporary exhibit including all mediums. $8,500 in prize money will be awarded. Exhibit runs from 7/22 – 9/12, 2014 at the Nicolet College Art Gallery in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. Judge: Linda Benedict Jones, Carnegie-Mellon. Entry fee. Details: 715-365-4556 OR OR

May 15, 2014
$2000 PRIZE FOR POETRY $2000 plus publication awarded for an unpublished, full-length volume of poems. The 2013 winner was Suzanne Lummis for Open 24 Hours. Judges have included Yusef Komunyakaa, Beckian Fritz Goldberg, Robert Wrigley, and Dorianne Laux. Entry fee. Details: OR

May 31, 2014
OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS Art makes visible the invisible, creates illusion, invokes, casts spells, can be magically real or really magical. “ABRACADABRA” invites artists in ALL MEDIA to submit works exploring or expressing this theme. Cash prizes. Entry fee. Details:

May 31, 2014
20th ANNUAL REGIONAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION 10 State Regional Exhibition – Open to artists 17 yrs. and over, in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. Drawing, Painting, Photography and Digital Art, Printmaking, Sculpture. $3000 in cash awards, $1200 Best of Show. Judge of Awards, Scott Mattlin, artist. Entry fee. Details: 479-571-3581 OR

May 31, 2014
$10,000 IN CASH PRIZES : DAVE BOWN PROJECTS Jurors: Cindy Buckner, Associate Curator, Grand Rapids Art Museum; Al Miner, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Margot Norton, Assistant Curator, New Museum, New York. In addition to the cash prizes listed above; Dave Bown Projects will be buying works of art from artists as submissions are received. Early entries are encouraged. Previewing will occur on a daily and weekly basis by Dave Bown Projects as submissions are received. Entry fee. Details: 917-365-5265 OR OR

June 1, 2014
CALL FOR ENTRIES, PITTSBURGH WATERCOLOR SOCIETY 67th Annual International Aqueous Open exhibition, October 2014. Juror; Frank Webb, $4,000 cash awards. WEBB Workshop, Oct. 11-13. Deadline July 14, 2014. Entry fee. Details/contact: Samira Shaheen 412-731-0636

June 1, 2014
22nd NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION, MARYLAND Call to Artists in all media for 22nd National Juried Exhibition. Artists must reside in the US and are age 18 and over. Awards include Best in Show $750; Best Use of Medium $250 & Form, Integrity & Expressive Power $250 and 3 Honorable Mentions. All mediums and genres eligible. Juror TBA. Entry fee. Details/prospectus (SASE): AI&G 212 W Main St Salisbury MD 21801 410-546-4748

June 1, 2014
FESTIVAL IN THE HILL On September 20th New Language Art will host their 3rd annual wine, beer, food and art festival from 11 AM to 7:00 PM at the Old Sulphur Springs Resort, Union WV. Artists who exhibit their own original art and fine craft are invited to apply. Artists are invited to enter original 2-D or 3-D artwork in any media. Artists must bring all supplies needed to display their artwork. Deadline is August 30, 2014. Exhibitor fee. Details: 304-832-6713 OR OR

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