Day: April 8, 2017

Wknd Scene: Calling All Photographers…..

April 8 / 17 I also found some opportunities for photographers. Keep reading to see what they are….. cred: art show The Humanity Photo Awards 2017 The Humanity Photo Awards (HPA) is a biennial photography contest focusing on folklore cultures, including portrait & costume, architecture, living custom, production & commerce, festivities and traditional rites. It was founded in 1998 by the China Folklore Photographic Association and was blessed with UNESCO’s support since its 2nd session in 2000. Transport allowances will be provided to more than 66 prize-winning photographers so they can attend the Award Ceremony in China, and related events that last for 3 to 6 days. 6 Grand Award winners will also receive cash prizes of US$2,000. Open to all photographers. HPA 2017 is a photo contest that devotes itself to documenting, sharing and celebrating the diversity of cultures in the world. HPA 2017 only accepts photo stories/portfolios; each entrant can submit 3 sets of photos at most; each set should consist of 8-14 photos. Free to enter. Deadline: April 15, 2017. More info. …

Wknd Scene: Art Exhibition Contests

April 8 / 17 Afternoon all! Time for some art exhibition contests and opportunities. Found several that you can choose….. cred: art show Art Festival of Henderson The City of Henderson announces a call to artists for its annual art festival, May 13 & 14, 2017 at Events Plaza, Water Street in Henderson, Nevada. Eligible media: ceramics, metalwork, drawing/pastels, sculpture, leather, mixed media, glass, photography, jewelry (ornamental/costume and precious metals), fiber/textiles/batik, painting (oil/acrylic and watercolor), graphics/printmaking, wood, fiber (wearables). $25 application fee. Booths: $200-$500. Deadline: April 14, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 702-267-4152.   Call For Entries – Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 38th Juried Exhibition The Pennsylvania Watercolor Society announces a call to artists for their annual juried exhibition, September 11 – October 28, 2017, at the Adams County Arts Council in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. $14,000 in awards. Jurors: Selection – Jeanne Dobie, Awards – Marjorie Glick. Open to all artists 18 and over working with water media on paper. Only original work never was shown in any previous juried show or a PWS exhibition. No …