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Weeknd Scene: 40th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival

Weeknd Scene: 40th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival

February 10 / 18

Hello…..busy, busy. Found an art exhibition you guys can participate in. I’m not going to beat around the bush so read below…


Credit source: Art Show

 

40th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival

Labor Day Weekend, Friday – Sunday, August 31, and September 1, 2, 2018

 

Applications will be accepted now through March 1, 2018.

     

We are proud and honored to have been voted Best of Lancaster County for 2017, one of the Top 5 East Coast Art Fairs for 2017 by Art Fair Calendar, and one of the Top 50 Art Fairs for 2017 nationally.


This Labor Day weekend (August 31, September 1 & 2, 2018), over 11,000 art lovers will make their way to beautiful Long’s Park to shop for fine art and high-quality crafts. Set in an historic tree-lined park where booths follow walkways surrounding a tranquil freshwater lake, this top-rated show draws sophisticated, high-income buyers from Philadelphia, Baltimore, Central Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, DC, New York, and beyond thanks to the quality of its exhibitors and extensive marketing throughout the region. The Long’s Park Art Festival treats its guests to an outdoor gallery of the best work being created, and its exhibitors to unequaled hospitality.

If you like to receive announcements and offers for this festival click here.

 

 

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Wknd Scene: Call to Photographers

Wknd Scene: Call to Photographers

November 18 / 17

Hey! I know this is a sort of kind of late post. To all photographers, amateur or experienced, take a look at these exhibitions and contests.


Credit source: artshow.com

 

Photowork ’18: 31st Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition

The Dutchess County Art Association & Barrett Art Center seek entries for a juried photography exhibition, February 10 – March 24, 2018, in Poughkeepsie, NY. $1,000 Juror Prize, $250 Second Prize; $125 Third Prize. Juror: Jason Wambsgans, 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Photography. The show embraces reinvention, wherein artists provide a juxtaposition of traditional styles and cutting-edge practices in dynamic imagery. The show celebrates photography’s role as fine art and prescient social commentary. Winners in the past have spanned the gamut of photographic output from small to large format cameras, pinhole cameras, silver gelatin prints, pigment prints, chromogenic prints, and everything in between. $40 entry fee. Deadline: December 5, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 845-471-2550.

 

I’ll Be Your Mirror: Portrait Photography

1650 Gallery in Los Angeles, California seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, December 9, 2017 – January 7, 2018. Best In Show, 2nd Place and 3rd Place. Juror: Andrew Overtoom. Open to all photographers internationally. Approximately fifty pieces will be selected for the exhibition from submitted photographs. $35 for five images / $5 each additional imageDeadline: November 26, 2017More info. Contact: email

 

Framed: Landscape Photography

Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, January 1-20, 2018. Juror: Todd Johnson. 24 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibitions at the gallery. An additional 30 photographs will be selected for an online exhibition. Open to all photographers. $35 entry fee. Deadline: December 7, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 503-804-5032.

 

Landscapes Photography Call for Entry

The Center for Fine Art Photography seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, May 18 – June 16, 2018, in Fort Collins, Colorado. Juror’s Award: $400, Director’s Award: $200, Honorable Mentions. Juror: Allie Haeusslein. Open to all photographers worldwide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles, and schools of thought to participate. Images of all sizes are eligible. Members: $24 for the first three images. Non-Members: $38 for the first three images. Deadline: December 13, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 970-224-1010.

 

Just click on the links above for more information. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be blessed.

 

Image source: artshow.com & QyGjxZ

Weeknd Scene: Calling All Photographers…..

Weeknd Scene: Calling All Photographers…..

September 16 / 17

Hey again. CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS! Artshow.com has a few opportunities for you guys to check out…


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Open Competition for All Photographers

Artist Portfolio Magazine is now accepting entries into our 2017 Online Photography Competition. 1st Place $300 + Cover of Artist Portfolio Magazine, 2nd Place $200 + 4 Page Spread, 3rd Place $100 + 4 Page Spread. Open to all photographers worldwide regardless of your standing in the art world. We receive art from artists who are just starting out (we’ve featured some on our past covers) to professional artists and everyone is treated equal and given the same amount of respect. 20 artists will be chosen for this issue. Any style of photography is acceptable (digital, analog, photo manipulation, etc … Anything photography). $30 for 4 works of art. Deadline: September 30, 2017More info.

 

 

Endangered Fine Art and Photography Contest 2017

The Endangered Fine Art and Photography Contest is an online, juried contest offering $7,000 in prize money and places in our Miami exhibition during Art Week, Dec 6-9, 2017. The challenge is to interpret Endangered through Celebration of the beauty of endangered species/habitats or illustration of the threats they face. The categories for entry are Fine Art (including sculpture, jewelry, wearable art) and Fine Art Photography (digital manipulation accepted). A special category for Young Artists. Entry donations go to the Center for Great Apes, a 501(C)(3) registered sanctuary giving lifetime care to orangutans and chimpanzees rescued from the entertainment industry and the exotic pet trade. Up to 2 images may be submitted for an entry donation of $35, Young artists $5 per image. Deadline: October 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 1-646-269-2389.

 

 

Photographic call for entry “unique: alternative processes”

A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, November 24, 2017, to January 14, 2018. Thirty to thirty-five images will be selected. for the exhibition. A Blurb full-color catalog of the exhibit will be available for purchase. $675 in awards. Juror: Christina Z Anderson. Photographers of all levels are invited to submit work reflecting the theme “Unique: Alternative Processes.” Any unique handmade prints are eligible with the exception of silver gelatin, C-prints, and digital prints. Eligible prints include cyanotype, lumens, Van Dyke, salt, chemigram, tintype, bromoil, gum bichromate, platinum/palladium, photogravure, albumen, liquid emulsion, ziatype, image transfers, kallitypes, lith prints and mordancage. Unique prints made from digital negatives are eligible. The camera used for capture is immaterial. $35 for the first 5 images and $6 for each additional image. Deadline: October 9, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 512-422-4080.

 

 

Illuminate photography call for entry | Open internationally

The Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, CO seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, April 13 – May 12, 2018. Juror’s Award: $400, Director’s Award: $200, Honorable Mentions. Juror: Peggy Sue Amison. All subject matter, genres, capture types, post-production processes, and sizes are eligible for selection. Our calls for entry are open to all photographers worldwide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles, and schools of thought to participate. All photographic processes and presentation types are welcome to submit. Members: $24 for the first three images. Non-Members: $38 for the first three images. Deadline: October 18, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 970-224-1010.

 

That’s it for now, but you can go to http://www.artshow.com to get updates. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be blessed.

 

 

Image source: Artshow.com & unknown

Wednz Scene: Call for Photographers

Wednz Scene: Call for Photographers

August 9 / 17

Hey…it’s been awhile for photography, but I did find a few opportunities and the credit belongs to Art Show.


credit source: art show

Topographies – Group Photography Exhibition

The Midwest Center for Photography in Wichita, Kansas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, September 29 – October 13, 2017. Juror: Linda Robinson, Gallery Director, MWCP. Topographies explores the notion of place and one’s connection to a particular environment. The photographic works presented in this exhibition can range from a detailed exploration of a particular location to a visual documentation of one’s personal interaction with their surroundings. The act of observing exterior or interior space through capturing the visual qualities of a location portrays a sense of visual mapping. As topographies encompass many different ways of describing and documenting location, from the physical landscape of a terrain to the in-depth history related to a geographic region, the works presented in this exhibition will represent what it means to examine topographically with the medium of photography. Open to all photographers in the USA, all photo media is welcome. Selection will be based upon the series of work submitted by each artist. A brief artist statement is optional. Selected artists will have their work featured in the exhibition and online. $40 entry fee. Deadline: August 15, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 316-269-1250.

 

 

1st Annual Members Call for Entry with Juror Brian Paul Clamp

The Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, Colorado seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, March 9 – April 7, 2018. The Toast Photography Award: $800 and two professional mentoring sessions. Awagami Paper Award: $500 worth of Awagami ‘A.I.J.P’ Inkjet. Juror: Brian Paul Clamp. Our calls for entry are open to all photographers worldwide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles, and schools of thought to participate. This is an open call. All capture types, photographic genres, and photographic processes are eligible for selection. $18 for three images, additional images may be submitted for $7 each. Deadline: August 30, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 970/224-1010.

 

 

10th Annual Small Works Exhibition – Ten X Ten

The Midwest Center for Photography in Wichita, Kansas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, November 24 – December 31, 2017. Juror: Linda Robinson, Gallery Director, MWCP. The Ten X Ten show is an annual small works exhibition with an opening reception in November for Black Friday Sales. The exhibit focuses on offering affordable collectible works that are ten inches by ten inches in dimension, and sell for $100 each. Support the shop small, shop local business model of the gallery and participate in this show. Selected artists will also be featured for sale online. Open to all photographers internationally. We are looking for a wide range of photographs from all photographic genre and subject matter, all photographic media is welcome. Each photograph will be considered based upon the merit of individual images submitted by each artist. Theme based entries are not necessary. MWCP will print your exhibition quality image for the show at no cost to you. Prints will be exhibited in rental frames. $40 entry fee. Deadline: November 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 316-269-1250.

 

 

The Chelsea International Photography Competition

Agora Gallery in New York, NY seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, January 27 – February 7, 2018. Prizes valued at more than $55,000 include a group exhibition at the gallery in NYC and online/print promotion. Jurors: Karen Irvine, Salvatore Vitale, Sarah Tanguy. There are two competition categories: Amateur and Professional. National and international submissions are welcome. Participants must be at least 18 years of age. Entry fees: Amateur Photography: $25; Professional Photography: $45 (up to 5 images for both categories). Deadline: September 13, 2017. More info. Contact: email

That’s it for the time being. I’ll continue to be on the look out for more photography competitions, contests, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Wednz Scene: Art Opportunities

Wednz Scene: Art Opportunities

May 24 / 17

Hello, everybody, May is getting ready to leave us and there is still a few things we need to get started with. Found a treasure trove of art opportunities here for those interested. Ready?


cred: artdeadline.com

International Deadline: June 11, 2017 – Western Bureau Arts Silicon Valley is accepting entries for its upcoming group exhibition, Sunspots 17: Ode to Summer, to be held July 10-31 at the Western Bureau Gallery in downtown San Jose, California.

The theme of the exhibition is summertime and the memories, emotions, sights, and scenery that our warmest season evokes. All styles and mediums will be considered, including representational, abstract, and conceptual works.

Selected pieces will be exhibited alongside works from the Western Bureau’s Permanent Collection, including mid-century paintings by Erle Loran, Chris Ritter, James McCray, Victor di Gesu, Harold C. Davies, and others.

ELIGIBILITY
This call for art is open to living artists worldwide, both professional and amateur. All mediums accepted.

ENTRY FEE
$40 for up to 3 images.

APPLY ONLINE
Artist notified June 19, 2017

SALES
80% to Artist, 20% to Gallery.


About:
Founded in 2008, Western Bureau Arts maintains a permanent collection of modern and contemporary art spanning from the mid-twentieth century to the present. Our mission is to preserve and promote works that have been unjustly overlooked or otherwise under-represented in today’s art market.

Western Bureau Arts
Main Gallery, 12 S. 1st St.
San Jose, CA

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Public Art Design Competition

International Deadline: June 16, 2017LCOR Incorporated, One Penn Plaza, Suite 1801, New York, NY 10119, is issuing this Request for Proposal to artists for a design of an original artwork to be installed on the façade of the The Orange Road Deck, located in Montclair, NJ, a building that is completed and functional.

This RFP, along with the Deck drawings contains the information necessary to prepare and file a proposal for this project.

THE DECK
The Deck is located on Orange Road between Church and Bloomfield Avenue in the Central Business District. The Orange Road Parking Deck functions as a Permit Parking Lot as well as a Municipal Parking Lot. The Deck is owned and operated by LCOR.

The Deck is a steel structure with concrete in a light buff shade, stucco panels and accented with thin-set brick façade sections in a School House Red Brick color with variations created by a “flashing” or heat process. It is a five-level structure providing parking on each level.

PLACEMENT OF ARTWORK
The site for the artwork is Two vertical niches measuring 6 feet x 25 feet (approximately 300 square feet) on the front of the façade.

NOTE: There will be a decorative grill installation at the base of the Deck. The proposed design work should complement the grill. Creativity will be appreciated.

Download elevations and facade images

GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
The project requires the services of a qualified artist or artists to provide design only.

LCOR will have the winning design (“Design”) fabricated in laser cut aluminum and installed on the façade. All costs for such fabrication and installation will be borne by LCOR.

This RFP has been posted on Public Art websites and directed to artists with expertise on large-scale public art projects.

ARTIST SELECTION PROCESS
The Art Selection Panel (“Panel”) consists of representatives from LCOR, Montclair arts professionals and community representatives having public art and/or arts-related expertise. The Panel will select the winning proposal based on the art selection criteria provided in this RFP and artistic quality and experience in past public artworks. The Panel may choose to investigate new or additional artists until appropriate proposal(s) for artwork are received and approved. LCOR, however, retains the right in its sole discretion to accept or reject any proposal or recommendation from the Panel.

PROPOSAL SCHEDULE
The schedule below is subject to change at the discretion of LCOR

June 16, 2017 —Proposal Due
August 15, 2017—Notification to Artists of Panel Results

PROJECT DESIGN FEE
The winning artist will receive a design fee of $2,500. Such fee shall include the copyright to the Design.

The winning artist agrees and understands that the Design is a unique work and that copies or editions of the Design will not be created or installed at any other location.

RFP AS EXCLUSIVE BASIS FOR PROPOSAL
This RFP provides the scope of services to be performed under the contract. Any information or understandings verbal or written, which are not contained either in the RFP or in subsequently written addenda to the RFP, will not be considered in evaluating proposals. As part of the process leading to the selection of the winner, LCOR may request additions or clarifications to the proposal.

ART SELECTION CRITERIA
• Artistic quality of the proposed artwork(s);
• Appropriateness of the proposed artwork(s) to the site and to the objectives of the project

PROPOSAL DEADLINE
Entries must be received via email no later than 5pm on June 16, 2017. Use “LCOR Orange Road” in Subject line, please.

info@pmpart.com
PMP Art, LLC, art consulting
Phoebe M. Pollinger
973-783-4067

PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS
• One design only per submission
• Maximum four (4) jpgs, high resolution, of design. Suggest full elevations and close-ups of design
• Artist resume/CV

CONTRACT REQUIREMENTS
The artist(s) commissioned to provide the Design will be required to sign a contractual agreement with LCOR.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Inquiries regarding this RFP may be directed to Phoebe M. Pollinger, PMP Art LLC at info@pmpart.com or 973-783-4067.

VISIT WEBSITE FOR HARD COPY RFP AND ADDITIONAL DETAILS AND IMAGES.

 

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Anthology 2017

International Deadline: June 22, 2017 – Charlie Smith London announces a worldwide call for artists for its upcoming, ‘Anthology 2017’, exhibition. Artists of stages in their careers and working in any medium are invited to apply. Ten finalists will be exhibited at Charlie Smith London.

Exhibition will open 03 August 2017. Charlie Smith London is recognised as a contemporary art gallery that discovers and develops vital artists and actively seeks to evolve a global synergy for like-minded and progressive artists, collectors, galleries, and curators.

JURY
Selected and curated by internationally respected art world professionals:

Kate Bryan (Art Historian, Curator, Broadcaster)
Matthew Collings (Artist, Writer)
Faye Dowling (Curator, Editor, Producer)
Zavier Ellis (Gallery Director, Curator, Collector)
Bert Moore (Collector)

PRIZES
Ten finalists will be exhibited at Charlie Smith London
One winner will receive: £2,500 cash prize
Profile on Artlyst (100,000 hits per month)

APPLY ONLINE – £10 + £2 VAT processing fee
Visit us online for additional information and easy online application.

SALES
All works presented must be for sale. The sale price must be calculated according to the following formula: 50% gallery / 50% artist.

KEY DATES (2017):
Application Deadline: Midnight 22 June
Finalists Announcement: 18 July
Delivery of Artwork: 1 August 12-2pm
Private View: 3 August 6.30-8.30pm
Winners Announcement: 3 August 7.30pm
Exhibition Start Date: 4 August
Exhibition End Date: 19 August
Collection of Unsold Artwork: 4 September 12-2pm


About:
Charlie Smith London was established opposite Hoxton Square in Old Street in October 2009 with the objective of running an exceptional exhibition programme of dedicated one person exhibitions and dynamic curated group shows. The gallery’s approach is collaborative and curatorial and emphasizes work that engages critically with profound human and historical themes.

Charlie Smith London
336 Old Street, 2nd Floor
London EC1V 9DR
United Kingdom
t: +44 (0)20 7739 4055

 

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Create/Change

U.S. National Deadline: June 7, 2017 – Hillyer Art Space announces ‘Create/Change’, an all-media, juried exhibition that will feature work that examines the idea of artist/s as citizens. Artists who, through their work, reimagine the traditional notions of art-making, and who contribute to society either through the transformative power of their artistic abilities, or through proactive social engagement with the arts, advancing equity, empathy, sustainability, and social justice through art and culture.

ELIGIBILITY
This exhibition is open to all artists living and working in the United States. Artwork must have been made within the last five years.

Work should be less than 15 feet overall (height + width + length), with no one dimension measuring more than 7 feet. Final measurements must be inclusive of frame, if applicable. Weight may not exceed 75 pounds. All entries must have been conceived and created by the artist submitting the work and must have been created within the last 5 years.

All work selected must be ready for exhibit: 2D work must be framed with secure hanging devices; 3D work must be suitably prepared with instructions for installation.

JUROR: Mary Early
Mary Early is the director of HEMPHILL Fine Arts, a Washington, DC gallery founded in 1993. The gallery presents exhibitions of modern and contemporary art at its primary location as well as a special exhibitions at Carroll Square Gallery and temporary projects at 1700 L Street. She serves on the boards of Hamiltonian Artists and Washington Sculptors Group and is a co-chair of the Bennington College Alumni Cooperative, DC Chapter. She has a particular interest in public art and community engagement, as well as the materials and processes of contemporary sculpture… see more

AWARDS
Juror’s Choice Award: $100
Director’s Choice Award: $100

ENTRY FEE
$10-$25.00

APPLY ONLINE
Visit us online for more details and to enter your work.

Artists are required to sign an Exhibition Agreement if accepted. The Gallery reserves the right to reproduce the images of accepted work for all media and publicity purposes.  The gallery reserves the right to reject work that differs from submitted images.

SALES
Hillyer Art Space is part of the non-profit International Arts & Artists and serves as an exhibition and public program space, not a commercial gallery. Artwork will not be for sale through the gallery.

INSURANCE
Works are insured by International Arts & Artists during the exhibition period at Hillyer Art Space.

DATES
Deadline for Entry: June 7, 2017
Notification: July 10, 2017
Exhibition Dates: August 4-27, 2017


About:
Hillyer Art Space is a program of International Arts & Artists (IA&A), a nonprofit arts service organization dedicated to promoting cross-cultural understanding and exposure to the arts internationally. IA&A fulfills its mission by providing programs and services to artists, arts institutions, cultural organizations, and the public. Our existence is made possible by donations from supporters like you.

Hillyer Art Space
9 Hillyer Court, NW
Washington, DC 20008
t: 202.338.0325

 

Just click on the links above to get all the information you need.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Another Wednesday’s Scene: Art Competitions

Another Wednesday’s Scene: Art Competitions

December 7 / 16

Hello again. One last post involving art competitions. Here are several you can read and choose…..


cred: http://www.artshow.com

Unity & Peace International Art Contest

Kompetes invites submissions from artists of all backgrounds, styles and mediums for its online International Art Competition. The competition is open to all artist worldwide over the age of 18. The theme is Unity and Peace and the artwork submitted must be the artists interpretation of the theme. Artists of all levels are encouraged to submit their best artwork for the chance to win cash prizes (First prize $1700, Second $800, Third $500), a feature in an international art publication and social media promotion of their artwork. Entry is free. Three winners will be selected by peer votes. Deadline: December 16, 2016. More info. Contact: email or call +44 7736 466 095.

 

 

Watercolor – Quarterly Online Group Art Competition

Fusion Art announces a call to artists for a juried online art exhibition, January 15 – April 14, 2017. Worldwide publicity & promotion to winning artists. Juror: Chris Hoffman. Artists, worldwide, over the age of 18, regardless of location or experience are encouraged to submit their best watercolor artwork. Paintings must be two-dimensional and must consist of water-based media on paper or synthetic paper surface. This competition has no theme and any subject matter is acceptable. Five to ten artists will be chosen. $45 for up to 5 images / Artists may enter more than once. Deadline: December 17, 2016. More info. Contact: email or call 760-832-7568.

 

 

Calls for ArtisTTable Man 2017 and Woman 2017 Shows

ArtisTTable announces a call to artists for two online juried art exhibitions, January 6 to May 11, 2017. Cash Prizes for first 3 places. Jurors: Andrew Anderson and Clarissa Lewis Anderson. These are two separate open themed all media shows that will be running simultaneously. Woman 2017 will be the 4th annual women’s show and Man 2017 will be the second men’s show. Come join in, submit up to 5 pieces for the single $25 entry fee. Deadline: December 17, 2016. More info. Contact: email or call 231.883.1681.

 

 

International Call for Entry Primary Colors 2016

The New York Center for Photographic Art seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, April 18-29, 2017 at Jadite Gallery in New York, NY. $3000 total in awards. Juror: Ann Jastrab. Seeking all and any photographic work as long as it fits the theme. $35/3 entries. $10 each additional image. Deadline: December 18, 2016. More info. Contact: email or call 917-359-2642.

 

 

Emotion & Energy of Color 4

Art-Competition.net seeks entries for an online art exhibition. 1 Place: $500, 2 Place: $400, 3 Place: $300, 4 Place: $200, 5 Place: $100, 6 Place: $75, 7 Place: $50. The judges will be looking for works of art where the visual narrative presents the artist’s unique interpretation of a subject that is communicated through the emotion and energy of color, that is, how colors define your piece as an interpretation and reflection of the world and your surroundings, dreams, passions, and perhaps spirituality. We welcome all your submissions, which can be expressed in any artistic genre from representational to abstract. Open to all artists and photographers worldwide, 18 years of age or older, working in any still art medium: painting, drawing, collage, photography, digital art, fiber art, etc. $20 for the first image, $10 each additional image. Deadline: December 19, 2016. More info. Contact: email or call 845-260-5665.

 

 

Paint Your City – Cityscape Competition

LA Art Guide announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, January 1 – December 31, 2017. 1st – $500, 2nd – $300, 3rd-$100, honorable mention (5) – art supply gift card ($50 ea.). The entries will be judged by all participating peer artists. Open to anyone in the world. Any painting medium – no photographic art or computer art. $10 per entry image – no limit on number of entries per artist. Deadline: December 20, 2016. More info. Contact: email

I will find more for this month and yeah I will pass it along to you or you could go to www.artshow.com for a whole lot of competitions, workshops, tutorials, and others. If your interested just click on the site and you will get all the information you need.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Scene Wednesday: Competitions, Contests, & Exhibitions……

Scene Wednesday: Competitions, Contests, & Exhibitions……

June 29 / 16

Hello! The last Wednesday for June has arrived and I have a few things to get your artistic skills set…..


(cred: art show)

 “HEAVY METAL”  — The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, WV announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, August 31-October 1, 2016. Projected prizes $600. Juror: Michael Doig. “Heavy Metal” is a juried exhibit of railroad Art that is open nationally to all visual artists over the age of 18 in all media. We seek to present an exhibit of artworks in a wide range of media and techniques that celebrates the diverse rail heritage in the United States. Entries must be original works of art that have been completed within the last three (3) years, and have not been previously exhibited in the Berkeley Art Works. Digital art or work that originates as photographs must be described as such. $25/2 works; $10 ea for additional works up to total of 4. Deadline: July 18, 2016. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Rip Smith atberkeleyartswv@gmail.com or call 304-620-7277.

 

SUMMER BREEZE JURIED ONLINE ART COMPETITION  — Focus Point Shape International Online Art Gallery seeks entries for an upcoming exhibition, August 1-31, 2016. Awards for Best of Show, 1st-2nd Place all media, Special Recognition, Special Merit. Open to all Professional, Non-Professional, Emerging Artists. $15 for 3 images, $25 for 5 images. Deadline: July 18, 2016. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Elizabeth Merchant at contact@focuspointshape.com or call 520-572-0677.

 

NEWS 15TH BIENNIAL NORTH AMERICAN OPEN SHOW  — The New England Watercolor Society seeks entries for a juried exhibition, September 25 – October 29 2016 at the North Shore Art Association in Gloucester, MA. Over $7,000 in awards. Juror: Mary Whyte. Open to any artist residing in North America, age 18 or older. Complete guideline and regulations are available in the online prospectus. Entry fee: $20 to $40 depending on membership status and number of paintings. Deadline: July 19, 2016.

 

2016 PORTRAITS ART EXHIBITION  — Artist Portfolio Magazine is seeking entries for its 2016 Portraits Art Exhibition. Open to all artists worldwide regardless of your standing in the art world. We receive entries from artists who are just starting out (we’ve even featured some on our past covers) to artists who make a living in the art world. All visual art mediums are acceptable. Awards: 1st $500 plus cover, 2nd $250 plus 4 page spread, 3rd $100 plus 4 page spread, 20 Honorable Mentions featured in Artist Portfolio Magazine. $25 entry fee. Deadline: July 20, 2016. Visit website for prospectus.

 

There will be more coming soon. In the meantime, if your interested please go to the websites listed and remember the deadlines. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

featured & other image: artshow.com & unknown