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Listings are obtained from a variety of resources and their inclusion does not imply an endorsement from the Kentucky Arts Council. Before making a submission, please verify deadlines and requirements with the listing organization.

 


 

Recent Postings

Art and Fear: A National Juried Exhibition
Arts Council of Southeast Missouri
Cape Girardeau, MO
Deadline: April 14
Fee: $30 for Members, $35 for non-Members
More info.: www.capearts.org/ArtandFear.aspx or artscouncil@capearts.org

EXHIBIT PROPOSALS - Solo, Group and Concept Submissions
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: April 15
Fee: $50
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/proposals/index.html or erin@manifestgallery.org

PHOTO-SOLO EXHIBIT PROPOSALS - Photo-Based Solo Exhibitions
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: April 15
Fee: $50
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/proposals_photo/index.html or erin@manifestgallery.org

SURFACES FESTIVAL
It's Liquid Group
Venice, Italy
Deadline: April 15
Fee: 200-500
More info.: www.itsliquid.com/call-surfaces-venice-may-nov-2018.html or remigio.itsliquid@gmail.com

Spring in Kentucky~Call to Artists
Richmond Area Arts Council
Richmond, KY
Deadline: April 18
More info.: www.ArtsinRichmond.org or Director@ArtsinRichmond.org

Scholarships Available for Sculpture Workshops
The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center
West Rutland, VT
Deadline: April 20
More info.: https://carvingstudio.org/events/category/workshops/ or info@carvingstudio.org

EKU Ag Day Craft Fair
Eastern KY University
Richmond, KY
Deadline: April 23
Fee: $15
More info.: bethany_cruse8@mymail.eku.edu or 859-779-2228

7th International Photography Annual | $2,000 in Cash Awards! (DEADLINE EXTENDED)
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: April 30
Fee: $25
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/inpha7/index.html or info@manifestgallery.org

Art Market at Fall Arts Festival
Josephine Sculpture Park
Frankfort, KY
Deadline: April 30
More info.: https://josephinesculpturepark.org/fall-arts-festival-opportunities/ or jsp.artists@josephinesculpturepark.org

Second Look Quilt Challenge (Recycling and Quilting)
Community Arts Center
Danville, KY
Deadline: May 1
Fee: $15 for up to three entries
More info.: http://communityartscenter.net/exhibits/quilts/ or brandonlong@communityartscenter.net

Pressing Matters 2018
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA
Deadline: May 1
Fee: $25 entry fee for one piece; $30 for two pieces; $35 for three pieces
More info.: www.sloma.org/files/Pressing%20Matters%202018%20CFE_fillable.pdf or info@sloma.org

12th Annual MASTER PIECES **Cash Award Potential**
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: May 7
Fee: $40
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/masterpieces/ or erin@manifestgallery.org

Kentucky Colonels Sculpture
Kentucky Colonels
Louisville, KY
Deadline: May 11
More info.: https://www.kycolonels.org/rfp/ or hcampbell@kycolonels.org

Call for Entries: Figures of Speech
Anderson Museum of Art
Anderson, IN
Deadline: May 22
Fee: $25 for three entries
More info.: www.andersonart.org/figures-of-speech or smichaels@andersonart.org

Camp Illahee Seeks Arts Director for Summer (May - August)
Camp Illahee
Brevard, NC
Deadline: May 25
More info.: www.campillahee.com/staff/spend-your-summer-outdoors/ or Gretchen Greene, Gretchen@campillahee.com

Open Call for 20/20 Exhibition Opening in September 2018 Open call
Locust Projects
Miami, FL
Deadline: May 31
More info.: https://locustprojects.submittable.com/submit/110890/open-call-for-20-20-exhibition-opening-in-september-2018 or locustprojects2020@gmail.com

Style '18 x MCD
Museum of Craft and Design
San Francisco, CA
Deadline: June 1
Fee: $25
More info.: https://sfmcd.org/style-18/
Contact: For additional questions please contact Caroline Holley at cholley@sfmcd.org or 415-773-0303

Shaped By Water: The Pollinator Show
Gallery on Main
Richmond, KY
Deadline: June 5
More info.: www.galleryonmain.us or info@galleryonmain.us

Solo, Group and Concept Exhibition Submissions **Cash Award Potential**
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: June 1
Fee: $50
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/proposals/index.html or erin@manifestgallery.org

Paint the Town
Arts Connect
Lexington, KY
Deadline: June 30
Fee: $30/$40
More info.: www.artconnectslex.org/call-to-artists.html
Contact: 859-321-1341 or info@artconnectslex.org

Sculpture ROCKS! at Josephine Sculpture Park with $5000 purchase prize
Josephine Sculpture Park
Frankfort, KY
Deadline: July 1
More info.: https://josephinesculpturepark.org/exhibition-opportunities/
Contact: info@josephinesculpturepark.org or 502-352-7082

2018 American Icon Art Competition
Sausalito Art Festival
Sausalito, CA
Deadline: July 31
Fee: $10
More info.: http://sausalitoartfestival.org/american-icon-art-competition/ or americanicon@sausalitoartfestival.org

HORIZON: Contemporary Landscape 2018
Community Arts Center
Danville, KY
Deadline: Aug. 1
Fee: $25 for 1 to 3 entries, $35 for up to six entries
More info.: http://communityartscenter.net/exhibits/call-to-artists/ or brandonlong@communityartscenter.net

The CGTrader Digital Art Competition
CGTrader
Deadline: Sept. 30
More info.: https://www.cgtrader.com/digital-art-competition or contest@cgtrader.com

 


 

Ongoing Calls and Opportunities

Call For Artists
B3 Gallery
Nashville, IN
Deadline: Ongoing
More info.: www.b3.bussert.com or b3gallery@yahoo.com

Artist Residency Greek Island
The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts
Greek Island of Skopelos
Deadline: 90 days prior to residency
More info.: https://.www.skopartfoundation.org or gloria@skopart.org

OPEN CALL FOR LOUISVILLE ARTISTS
Local Language
Oakland, Calif.
Deadline: ongoing
More info: www.locallanguageart.com or artist@locallanguageart.com

THE GALLERIES FOR THE ARTS COUNCIL OF NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY
Ashland, Ky.
Deadline: on-going
Fee: percentage of works sold
Looking for KENTUCKY based artists to show work at the Pendelton Arts Center.
More info: acofneky@gmail.com

PUBLIC ART PROJECT
City of Las Vegas
Las Vegas, Nev.
Accepting downtown revitalization project proposals to design, fabricate and install benches.
More info: www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/ agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=search&LP=BB&mi=%20116275

ARTISTS SPOTLIGHT COMPETION
Professional Artist Magazine
Deadline: Bi-monthly selection
Accepting up to three original two-dimensional and three-dimensional works. Winning artist will receive a two-page interview profile.
More info: http://orders.professionalartistmag.com/artistspotlight

MINTED | CALL TO ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS
Deadline: Ongoing

Minted is a global community of independent graphic designers and an online store that prints and sells the best of their designs in the form of paper goods. We're here to help realize the designers vision for great design on paper. At Minted, all that matters is how good the design is. Designers submit, and the Minted community votes to tell us what to sell.

We hold ongoing design challenges in categories ranging from wedding invitations to Christmas cards to art prints. Read more about our independent designer community and enter our current challenges at www.minted.com/design-challenge.
More info: mac@minted.com

CALL FOR ENTRIES
Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, Ky.
Deadline: Ongoing
Looking to sell your work? The Yeiser Art Center is seeking consignment artwork to sell in the Gallery Store. All original art and craft media will be considered and selection will be based upon quality and marketability. Those interested in submitting work should send five to ten samples of their work, price list, contact information, a short biography and consideration about how the work should be displayed to: office@theyeiser.org. The Gift Shop Committee will make a decision at the end of every month and entries will be accepted on a rolling basis.
More info: contact John Paul Henry at 270-442-2453.

ARTEBELLA DAILY: LOCAL ARTISTS PUT ON GLOBAL STAGE
Louisville Visual Art Association, Louisville, Ky.
Deadline: Ongoing
The Louisville Visual Art Association (LVAA) announces Artebella. A website and daily email that features a different Louisville-area artist's work for sale each weekday. Artebella offers an innovative program to help educate the public on visual art, build international awareness for local artists, and connect local artists to prospective individual and corporate art buyers. Artebella is about more than the individual; it has the power to change the way Louisvillians view art and how the world views Louisville artists. Participation in Artebella is open to any local artists, but artists must be a member of, or join LVAA, to have their artwork considered. Any media, size, style and subject may be submitted for consideration in the program.
More info: www.artebelladaily.org/call-for-artists

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR EXHIBITS
Deadline: Ongoing
The Gloria Singletary Gallery at the Living Arts and Science Center in Lexington, Ky., invites a variety of artist proposals for four to eight week exhibitions. Independent curators, collaborative teams of artists and individual artists are encouraged to submit proposals for exhibition.
More info: https://www.lasclex.org/index.php/art-exhibits/artist-opportunities/requests-for-proposals

THE POLLOCK-KRASNER FOUNDATION GRANTS
Deadline: Ongoing
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation welcomes, throughout the year, applications from visual artists who are painters, sculptors and artists who work on paper, including printmakers. The Foundation encourages applications from artists who have genuine financial needs that are not necessarily catastrophic.
More info: www.pkf.org/grant.html

NEW SOCIAL AND NETWORKING GROUP FOR ARTISTS
Deadline: Ongoing
Louisville artists Syndicateis a grassroot network of local visual artists, filmmakers and musicians who gather monthly to display, discuss and critique artistic projects.
More info: info@louisvillesyndicate.org

ARTOTEQUE: ONLINE CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION
Deadline: Ongoing

Entry fee: $80 for six works and $15 fee for each additional work.
Artoteque.com invites fine artists to ART NOW the 4th Contemporary Art Annual Exhibition that takes place online through the Artoteque website.
More info: www.artoteque.com

THE ART FESTIVAL DIRECTORY
Deadline: Ongoing
Art-Linx.com has created a free website, The Art Festival Directory, in which artists can access the only nationwide database of art festivals. Planners can also list and update festivals in the directory.
More info: www.theartfestivaldirectory.com/The_Art_Festival_Directory/Home.html

 

Page last updated: April 11, 2018
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