All posts tagged: art competition

Wednz Scene: Calling All Artists!

March 28 / 18 It’s Hump Wednesday. Just one post for today. For those who are practicing art as a hobby or simply want to pursue it as a career, take a look at these exhibition/competition opportunities courtesy of Artshow. Credit source: Artshow.com   52nd Annual Lewiston Art Festival Lewiston Council on the Arts seeks artists for a juried art and fine craft competition and show on August 11 & 12, 2018 on Center Street in Lewiston, NY. $5,000 in awards. Over 20,000 people will attend this much anticipated outdoor festival, which attracts art lovers from Western New York and Southern Ontario, as well as international visitors from Niagara Falls, 10 minutes away. The festival is Lewiston’s signature event and features work by 175 exceptional artists and fine crafters. Categories include Painting; Graphic Arts (Drawing, Printmaking, T-Shirts, Computer Generated Art); Mixed Media; Photography; Pottery/Ceramics/Glass; Fiber; Jewelry; Sculpture; and Wood. College Alley features the work of high school and college students to provide them an opportunity to gain exhibiting experience. The event is held rain or …

Wednz Scene: Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

January 31 / 18 Good morning all…last day for this month. Can you believe it? Anyhow, I have something of interest courtesy of Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. They are having their 33rd Art Competition this year. Here are the details from a press release that was sent to me…   33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 2018 Artists from across the globe are invited to enter the 33rd Annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. With a fierce dedication to promoting the arts and discovering and exposing new talent, the CIFAC continues its tradition of honoring selected artists and awarding prizes aimed at giving artists invaluable exposure to promote career growth and boost recognition. “The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is one of the most established prominent international competition today. Juried by a panel of experts in the contemporary art world, the competition provides artists working in all media an opportunity to be seen and to possibly be showcased in the most relevant art market in the world. Come join our family …

Wednz Scene: Call for Art

November 8 / 17 Hey! Found something for those who are looking for a challenge, courtesy of Create! Magazine. Read on…. Credit source: Create! Magazine CREATE! MAGAZINE CALL FOR ART FEBRUARY/MARCH 2018 GUEST CURATORS: THE TAX COLLECTION The TAX Collection is a New York-based multi-media platform for artists, galleries, and creatives. The organization has been featured in Forbes, Vogue Italy, Nylon Korea and more. WHERE TO FIND: Copies will be available at several locations, including McNally Jackson Books in NYC, Athenaeum Nieuwscentrum in Amsterdam, Charlotte Street News and Magma Books in London (three locations), our online store, and more. FEE: $30 (A portion of all submission fees are donated to our Artist Grant and National Endowment for the Arts.) We also welcome free blog submissions on a continuous basis. ELIGIBILITY: Artists are welcome to apply with works in any medium: painting, sculpture, digital, printmaking, fiber, photography, mixed media, installation and more. Artists from all countries are welcome to submit. We do not have any education requirements. SELECTED ARTISTS: Artists selected by the guest juror will receive a 2-page spread including a brief bio, website, …

Scene Wednesday: Young Artist Program & Watermedia Showcase….

May 11 / 16 Morning peeps! Time to see what this post has in store for you guys. I hope this will put your creative brains in gear……. (cred: The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts) VSA Emerging Young Artists Program A Jean Kennedy Smith Arts and Disability Program   Since 2002, VSA and Volkswagen Group of America have teamed up to recognize and showcase the work of emerging young artists living with disabilities, ages 16-25, who are currently residing in the United States. This collaboration creates opportunities for these artists at a critical time when many are making the life-defining choice to pursue arts-based careers. VSA and Volkswagen are committed to sustainability and investing in the future of young artists living with disabilities. Every year, hundreds of emerging young artists living with disabilities compete to be included in a curated exhibition, formed around a unique theme, to be displayed in Washington, D.C. and then toured around the nation. After a rigorous adjudication process, 15 artists are selected to showcase their work and receive: 1) …

Artscene Wednesday: Call to Artists

July 29, 2015 Hello! Last week for July….the months are flying by fast aren’t they? As always, I’m searching for competitions and what nots to get you the artist’s attention for opportunities out there in the world of creativity. AUDUBON ARTISTS CALL FOR ENTRIES 2015 73rd Annual Exhibit at the Salmagundi Club, NYC October 26, Monday – November 6, Friday. Receptions November 1, Sunday / 1-4pm Awards Ceremony 2:30pm Over $20,000 in cash, Medals & Merchandise Awards Award Jurors To Be Announced Open to elected and associate paid members in good standing Elected Members Jury Free Associates Jury Imposed September 5, Saturday Online Entry Form & Jpeg Image Deadline See http://www.audubonartists.org for prospectus CRAFT FORMS 2015, INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY CRAFT Wayne Art Center presents Craft Forms 2015, the 21st International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Craft December 4, 2015 – January 30, 2016 Juror: Ronald T. Labaco, The Marcia Docter Curator, Museum of Arts & Design Recommended for Artists working in Glass, Ceramics, Wood, Metal, Jewelry, Fiber, Mixed Media, and Installations $8,000 + Awards. On-line …

Artscene Newsletter: The Artist’s Magazine’s Annual Art Competition

February 18, 2015 Morning dears! Another Wednesday and another newsletter. I’ve posted this with the Shadowbox Wix site, but I’m bring it here for you guys to see. Want to see your work in the Artist’s Magazine? Well here’s your chance!   THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE’S ANNUAL ART COMPETITION Compete & Win in 5 Categories: Abstract/Experimental Animal/Wildlife Landscape Portrait/Figure Still Life/Interior From the Artist’s Magazine: ELIGIBILITY: The competition is open to artists anywhere in the world working in traditional media. Only two-dimensional, original artwork, conceived and created by the entrant, will be considered. Two-dimensional means that a mixed media cannot exceed an inch in-depth. “Original” means that if a painting is based on photos, the photos were taken by the artist. “Traditional media” meaning: Oil, oil pastel, soft pastel, charcoal, graphite, ink, watercolor, casein, gouache, acrylic, mixed media (all water media or oil based media); silver or other metal point, collage; mixed media collage; handmade paper; wax and other crayons on paper or board; printmaking (etching, mezzotint, lithography, woodcut, monotype, mono print, aquatint). Photography, with the exception …

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: AOI PRIZE FOR ILLUSTRATION 2015 COMPETITION

September 20, 2014 Hello, hello! The weekend.is.here. Ok, I’m going to be honest with you. Yesterday I couldn’t figure out what to post on today’s newsletter. This is the truth, honest! All was not lost because I found this competition and it’s a good thing I did, because the deadline is in 7 days! Read on! AOL PRIZE FOR ILLUSTRATION 2015 COMPETITION Association of Illustrators (AOI), in partnership with London Transport Museum, has announced that submissions are now and still welcomed for the Prize For Illustration 2015. This year’s theme is “London Places and Spaces.” The aim is to attract artwork for display that is colorful, inspiring, and celebrates a vibrant, multi-layered city that is London. All artworks should be in portrait format. London Transport Museum would prefer that artworks conform to actual or in proportion standard poster sized: Double Royal – 635 x 1016 mm (25 x 40 inches) or Double Crown – 505 x 760 mm (20 x 30 inches). For this exhibition the sizes are not prescriptive. You’ll be happy to know, …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: CALLING ALL ARTISTS!

August 9, 2014 Hello! The weekend is here and I’m sure you guys are enjoying it where ever you are.  There are lots of opportunities for artists using all types of media, who are to putting themselves out there and today I’m calling artists to take a look at these three competitions….. PASTEL SOCIETY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE SIXTH ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION October 25 – November 29, 2014 @ Discover Portsmouth Center Gallery, Portsmouth, NH Juror of Selection: Frank Federico, PSA Awards: $5,000 +, $1,000 Best in Show Members: $35/Non-Members $45 Up to 3 digital entries, soft pastels only Prospectus: www. pastelsocietynh.com or send a SASE to: Kitty Clark, 69 Peninsula Dr., Stratham, NH 0388 (There are some issues with trying to pull up the prospectus, if any of you meet the same problem, just send an SASE) DEADLINE: AUGUST 25, 2014 LOUISIANA ART & ARTISTS’ GUILD’S 45TH ANNUAL RIVER ROAD SHOW Baton Rouge, LA December 3-29, 2014 US artists 18+, national juried/judged exhibition $40 for 3 entries, $5 each additional Award $4,000+ Judge/Juror: Morten E. …