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July 03, 2017
9TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL WATERMEDIA SHOWCASE Showcase your talent by entering this exciting competition, brought to you by Watercolor Artist magazine. Award Winners and Honorable Mentions will be published in the April 2018 issue of Watercolor Artist. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxaPmj


June 30, 2017
FREE WEBINAR ON HOW TO GET A PATRON OR SPONSOR Ongoing - A Free Online webinar that will teach you methods to find Patrons and Sponsors for your art. You will learn how one artist got Apple Computers and Bose Sound to sponsor art work and art projects and also how individual donors and Patrons can be solicited. There is also an option to extend your education in other areas. All those who register for the free webinar get a free booklet right away on how one artist got invited to the Whitney Biennial. No Entry Fee. Details: http://yourartmentor.com/patronsandsponsors2


June 30, 2017
SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | STRANGE FIGURATIONS Strange Figurations is a thematic exhibition open to all interpretations of the concept, Strange Figurations. Open to all media, techniques and styles from the realist to the surreal and visionary. 72″ maximum dimension. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, September 6 – 30, 2017. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1r90e9x OR slowart@aol.com


June 28, 2017
WATER | INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY CALL FOR ENTRY THEME | Water Water is a prominent theme in the art of photography both visually and conceptually and across a multitude of photographic genres. We welcome images about water issues and images of water in all it’s many forms, e.g. fog, oceans, snow, drought, etc. All artist renditions on the water theme, genres, capture types and photographic processes are eligible. JUROR | Jennifer Murray Entry Fee. Details: 970-224-1010 OR http://www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/water-2018 OR coordinator@c4fap.org

June 28, 2017
A GIANT MOUSE AND TINY ELEPHANT. WORKS PLAYING WITH SCALE Works that experiment with scale e.g. a giant mouse and tiny elephant. -Best 30 artists will be exhibited -Artists must cover their own costs of delivery to and from the gallery. 2525 Michigan Ave #g8a, Santa Monica CA 90404 -If included in the exhibit standard gallery 50/50 splits -No limit to number of entries but . Please submit more than one form if more than one entry. Entry Fee. Details: 310-906-4211 OR http://bitly.com/2szyspj OR info@bgartdealings.com

June 30, 2017
A.I.R. NATIONAL ARTISTS PROGRAM Deadline Extended : One of A.I.R. Gallery’s outreach initiatives is to create a national membership of self-identified women artists. These women are mid-career professional artists or emerging artists showing exceptional talent. A.I.R.’s National Artists Program is designed for 22 women artists living throughout the United States. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2m12CSk

June 30, 2017
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 2017 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR The annual contest, launched in 1991, has been open to the public regardless of the age or nationality of the contestant or the theme, the number, or format of entered works. Our greatest wish is that the New Cosmos of Photography will continue to be the place where people attempting to redefine the boundaries of creative photographic expression can take their first big step. Entry Fee. Details: http://on.natgeo.com/2qpDDcN

June 30, 2017
SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | STRANGE FIGURATIONS Strange Figurations is a thematic exhibition open to all interpretations of the concept, Strange Figurations. Open to all media, techniques and styles from the realist to the surreal and visionary. 72″ maximum dimension. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, September 6 – 30, 2017. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1r90e9x OR slowart@aol.com

June 30, 2017
2017 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS The International Photography Awards conducts an annual competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global scale, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. The IPA recognises photography’s leading talents who are creating, shaping and defining the world of photography today. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2szdFlp

June 30, 2017
CANADIAN WOMEN ARTISTS’ AWARD The Canadian Women Artists’ Award is open to female Canadian citizens between the ages of 21 and 35 who are living and working in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut, including students in bachelor’s or master’s degree programs. Awards are $5,000. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2oQpJ2h OR fellowships@nyfa.org

June 30, 2017
SOLAR: CALL FOR ARTWORK Selected artwork will be featured in an exhibition in the Potter Art Gallery at Missouri Western State University in celebration of the 2017 Solar Eclipse. All media are eligible, however, the artwork must include or integrate the sun as an element of imagery or process. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2rl7PDG

June 30, 2017
NAT’L JURIED FINE ART EXHIBIT AT MILLS POND GALLERY The Colors of the Night Juror/Judge Tim Newton. This call will encompass all varieties of nocturnal art. Twilight/Dusk, Dawn, Urban, Interiors, Landscapes, Figures etc. are all possibilities. No subject is off limits. Open to USA artists age 18 or older. All media considered except photography and computer generated art. Awards: $1,000 Best of Show, $500 Second Place, $250 Third Place. Entry Fee. Details: 631-862-6575 OR http://www.stacarts.org/exhibits/show/103 OR gallery@stacarts.org

June 30, 2017
FREE WEBINAR ON HOW TO GET A PATRON OR SPONSOR Ongoing - A Free Online webinar that will teach you methods to find Patrons and Sponsors for your art. You will learn how one artist got Apple Computers and Bose Sound to sponsor art work and art projects and also how individual donors and Patrons can be solicited. There is also an option to extend your education in other areas. All those who register for the free webinar get a free booklet right away on how one artist got invited to the Whitney Biennial. No Entry Fee. Details: http://yourartmentor.com/patronsandsponsors2

June 30, 2017
THE 2017 PHOTO REVIEW INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION Juror: leading New York City gallerist Yancey Richardson. The Photo Review will reproduce accepted entries in its 33rd annual competition issue and on its website. Prize-winning photographers will be chosen for an exhibition at the photography gallery of The University of the Arts, Philadelphia. One-person show at the Red Filter Gallery. $500 purchase prize, among other prizes. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.photoreview.org/competition OR info@photoreview.org

July 01, 2017
B&W CHILD 2017 | 4TH ANNUAL INTL PHOTO COMPETITION Photography competitions are one of the best ways to gain priceless international exposure and recognition and to connect with the photography industry. Hundreds of photographers have used our community as a stepping stone in their careers and gain inspiration from our like-minded community. We are happy to welcome New Annual Intl. Photo Competition in B&W Child Photography – B&W CHILD 2017. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2nQ6HWx

July 01, 2017
PROJEKT30’S AUGUST 2017 EXHIBITION Projekt30 is taking submissions for our August exhibition. We are an organization dedicated to promoting emerging artists. Invitations will be sent to our extensive mailing list. Since 2003 over 16,000 artists have participated in our programs, and we’ve sold thousands of artworks. All artwork submitted will be presented online prior to the exhibition. All participants receive exposure. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.projekt30.com/prospectus.php OR common@projekt30.com

July 02, 2017
LINUS GALLERIES | CALL FOR ART UGLY We, as humans, favor beauty. Beauty is a common open art call. We love it. But there is a contrast, and even a similarity to something or somebody ugly. Ugliness is a part of life, and sometimes to just embrace ugly artistically and emotionally an artist can find truth and acceptance, and beauty in everything. In this open art call we want to see your version of ugly, which may be beauty. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2syWf8H

July 03, 2017
9TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL WATERMEDIA SHOWCASE Showcase your talent by entering this exciting competition, brought to you by Watercolor Artist magazine. Award Winners and Honorable Mentions will be published in the April 2018 issue of Watercolor Artist. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxaPmj

July 09, 2017
SAATCHI GALLERY | #SELFEXPRESSION #SelfExpression is open to entrants aged 16 and over. All photographs must be taken with a smartphone and submitted via the dedicated URL. Entries must not take the form of a selfie. Photographs can only be submitted in the form of images and not any other form of work (such as video). Contestants will be required to upload upto 6 images (maximum file size 5MB, 300px each). No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2rN2WHf

July 10, 2017
NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION FOR FOTOFEST 2018 On its 20th Anniversary, Art League of Baytown (ALB) is sponsoring its second FotoFest Biennial Exhibition, “Meditation: Contemplating Stillness.” ALB is one of four Participating Spaces in Baytown, TX and offers the only call to local and national photographers. Cash awards given. Jurors: Steve Goff, MFA and Beckwith Thompson, MFA, Odessa College, TX photographers and academics. Entry Fee. Details: 713-784-1563 OR dianeggregory@gmail.com

July 10, 2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE NEW ENGLAND COLLECTIVE VIII The Eighth Annual Juried Exhibition at Galatea Fine Art in Boston\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s SOWA Art District. August 2-27. All media. Juror: Charles Giuliano, Publisher/Editor of the Berkshire Fine Arts Journal; Critic, Writer, Teacher, Curator, Artist. 617-542-1500. Entry Fee. Details: 617-542-1500 OR http://www.galateafineart.com OR galateafinearts@yahoo.com

July 14, 2017
NEW JERSEY ARTIST FELLOWSHIPS In the past, fellowship awards have ranged between $7,000 and $12,000. The amount of the award is determined annually by the council from funding provided through the New Jersey Hotel/Motel tax. Because fellowships are awarded to applicants who demonstrate the highest artistic excellence, there is no award quota per artistic discipline or style. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29uVIv0

July 15, 2017
5TH ANNUAL JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK ART EXPOSITION Juried fine art exhibition, Sept. 1 to Oct. 1, 2017, plus Art Expo weekend Sept. 16-17, in Twentynine Palms, California. Artwork must depict or be inspired by Joshua Tree National Park or its cultural history. $5,000 cash awards and exhibition catalogue. Open to artists 18+, 2D or 3D artwork created in the last 5 years. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.jtnparts.org/call-for-art OR artists@jtnparts.org

July 15, 2017
THE INSBRUCK NATURE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 The “Call 4 Entries” for the 2017 Innsbruck Nature Film Festival has been opened. We are looking forward to numerous submissions in the following categories: “Documentaries Nature”, “Documentaries Environment”, “Short Films”, “Animated Short Films”, “Young Talents No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qpBI7P

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 & Museums! They decide 1st to 6th Place in 50 categories = 300 winners, so you have a good chance to win or place. No limit on submissions. INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY. Info at site. Entry Fee. Details: http://www.AmericanArtAwards.com OR amerartawards@aol.com

July 31, 2017
“DETOURS” INTERNATIONAL STUDENT POSTER COMPETITION This year’s theme is Detour. Designing a poster is rarely a straightforward, linear process. Ideas are sketched up, corrected, crossed out, developed further, and often rejected. We’re in search of visual meanderings, detours and their results – we’re not interested in the express lane of the highway, but in the bumpier scenic route. Or maybe the real destination is the journey itself. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2sxvsJM

August 10, 2017
INTERNATIONAL PHOTO BIENNALE 2017 Songzhuang International Photo Biennale is now accepting submissions for the international call for photo artists/photographers themed “Live in This Moment, Return to the Origin.” If you are an art organization interested in participate in our Songzhuang photo biennale please feel free to contact us. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2n39nn5 OR songzhuangphoto@126.com

August 13, 2017
2017 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR International Photographer of the Year creates new opportunities to showcase the best photographic work and introduce leading talents to the world of contemporary photography. IPOTY celebrates creativity, ambition and supports artists to develop and present their work through competition. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2szsFQq

August 14, 2017
JURIED WATERCOLOR EXHIBITION: TRADITIONAL TO MODERN All watercolor media, styles & processes will be considered including inks, gouache, acrylic & mixed media on paper, cotton, rag or fiber. Open to all artists world-wide age 18 & over. Artwork entered must be the artist’s original creations completed within the last 5 years, and must not have been presented in past Monmouth Museum exhibitions. All work must be available Sept. 15-Nov. 5, 2017. Entry Fee. Details: 732-224-1989 OR https://monmouthmuseum.submittable.com/submit OR cclark@monmouthmuseum.org


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