MidWk Update: Call for Artists

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Morning, afternoon, evening! Calling all artists, amateurs, veterans, in between. We are back trying to get ahead with the art contests and exhibitions coming for October courtesy of Artshow. Artshow is a website that gives you opportunities to enter contests and exhibitions. They also have opportunities to register for workshops and tutorials. You can also sell your art too. Here are a few contests that are available.

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Call For Entry: Vices

The Chateau Gallery announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, November 1 – December 1, 2023. All forms of two-dimensional, traditional, and non-conventional art media (e.g., digital and film photography, video, oil painting, watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, collage, drawing media such as graphite, charcoal, pencils, pen and ink, arts and crafts, etc.) are welcome for submission. $20 entry fee. Deadline: October 15, 2023. More info. Contact: email

Landscape: International Juried Art Competition

TERAVARNA announces their online Landscape Art Competition. Cash awards of $3,500 are considered for the First Prize, Runner-Up Prize, Merit Prize, and Talent Prize. Certificates of Recognition are given out to all artists, including Honorable Mention and Finalist awards. All visual artists from around the world are encouraged to submit their best artworks: painting, sculpture, digital, printmaking, fiber, photography, graphic, mixed media, and installation. In addition to scenes of cityscapes, water habitats, etc., you can rely on the broadest interpretation of the subject, so natural and artificial subject matters, as well as representational, surreal, and abstract concepts, will be considered. $15 submission fee. Deadline: October 15, 2023. More info. Contact: email

Realism 2023 Virtual Juried Exhibition

Camelback Gallery announces a call to artists for their 6th annual Realism Traditional painting and drawing virtual exhibition. The artwork is reviewed by three art industry professionals and those artworks that receive enough votes will be juried into our virtual art exhibition. Our #1 priority is to promote artists! If you are serious about having your work promoted, that’s what we do. We want buyers to find you! We are accepting artwork in all subject matter and all realism styles. $19 for 1-2 images. Deadline: October 15, 2023. More info.

“Animals” 2023 Call for Entry – Online Art Show

Colors of Humanity Art Gallery announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, November 1-30, 2023. Cash Award. Juror: Janelle Cogan. The animal theme can be expressed many ways and we look forward to seeing your interpretation. We will be donating 10% of all entry fees to the Humane Society. Our local center, Bedford County Humane Society (in Pennsylvania), receives no government funding and is not a United Way agency. Instead, the generosity of individual and corporate supporters allows the continued operation and growth of the many programs and services for more than 1000 animals each year. All artists 18 and over may enter. $20 for 1 or 2 pieces (You may enter more than once). Deadline: October 15, 2023. More info. Contact: email

Celebrate Art — Open Call 2023

MVA Gallery — Modern Visual Arts in Bethlehem, PA seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, December 6, 2023 – January 10, 2024. Art of Distinction Award — One artist will be featured in a special exhibit at the Gallery. Annual Grand Prize — Exhibit opportunity in NYC. Eligible media: Painting, watercolor, printmaking, mixed media, digital, pastel, encaustic, sculpture, fiber, drawing and photography. $35 for 3 images; $5 each add’l image to maximum of 9. Deadline: October 18, 2023. More info. Contact: email or call 610-936-0737.

Floral Art Contest

Grey Cube Gallery proudly presents the third “Floral” online art contest for the month of October 2023. All winning artists (Merit Award & Honorable Mention) will receive a digital award certificate. The gallery invites artists and photographers from around the world to share their artistic vision using any work with interpretation of botanical and floral art (flowers, herbs, fruit, leaves, plants and related floral subjects). All visual art mediums (except video and sound) are allowed. $20 for 2 images of artwork. Deadline: October 19, 2023. More info. Contact: email

ChristmART Golden Duck Gallery Open Call

Golden Duck Gallery in Budapest, Hungary seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, December 1, 2023 – January 10, 2024. Awards of up to $100. Any topic, any size. Material doesn’t matter! 2D, 3D, digital, anything. Let us see your most creative self! Entry fee starts at $15. Deadline: October 21, 2023. More info. Contact: email

Black and White X (10) Virtual Juried Exhibition

Camelback Gallery seeks entries for a juried virtual award exhibition. Best in Show, Gold Awards (up to 4), Bronze & Finalist Awards, based on award – promotions on Facebook, Instagram + much more! We are looking for artwork in black, white and gray! All styles, subject matter and mediums allowed. Open to artists worldwide, 18 years and older. $19 for 1-2 images. Deadline: October 22, 2023. More info.

Calling All Wildlife Artists!

Gallery 4% is calling out all wildlife artists across the globe. Grab your chance to win cash prizes worth up to $500. The exhibition is to be held virtually, so you don’t need to make any physical shipment. We happily accept all two and three-dimensional artworks of any medium except for audio, video, and AI art from individuals and institutions holding the rights to present them. $9 per entry. Deadline: October 22, 2023. More info. Contact: email

Atlanta Dogwood Festival

Artists nationwide are invited to apply for the Atlanta Dogwood Festival, held April 12-14, 2024 at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, GA. Award in each category recieves a free booth space for the next year. The Festival is designed for artists who create and execute original, professional quality work. All work displayed must be produced by the artist and must be consistent with the images submitted. $35 application fee. Deadline: October 25, 2023. More info. Contact: email or call 404.827.8663.

Open Call for Artists – Arte Laguna Prize 18th Edition

Artists are invited to submit entries for the Arte Laguna Prize 18th Edition. Selected finalists will participate in the major collective exhibition which will take place in Venice, Italy at the Arsenale Nord, March 2 – April 1, 2024. € 10.000 overall winner, Special Prizes (including Art Galleries, Art Residencies, Business for Art). The contest welcomes artists of any age, country, and artistic background, without gender differences and with a free theme. The categories are: painting, sculpture and installations, photography, video art, performance, virtual and digital art, urban art, land art, digital graphics and cartoon, design. Entry fee: € 100,00 + VAT. Deadline: October 26, 2023 23:55. More info. Contact: email or call +39 0415937242.

YICCA 23/24 – International Contest of Contemporary Art

APS MOHO announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 13-23, 2024 at Matalon Foundation in Milan. Jury will select 18 artists to participate in the final exhibition. Awards: 4000,00€. Jurors: Sveva Manfredi Zavaglia, Maila Buglioni. The competition’s aim is to promote the enrolled artists, giving them a chance to join the international market of contemporary art. All kinds of art works are accepted, including video, installations and performances. Open to all artists or groups of artists and professionals from any country. There are no special qualifications required for entry. Entry fees vary. Deadline: October 26, 2023. More info. Contact: email

That will be it for now, but if you cannot wait, visit artshow.com to look for more for the rest of October. Will post music festivals for tomorrow. Enjoy the rest of your Hump Wednesday, be safe, happy, healthy, and blessed.

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