Call for Artists — Visual/Craft

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

SculptFest 2018
The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center
West Rutland, VT
Deadline: June 22
More info.: https://carvingstudio.org/?p=89 or info@carvingstudio.org

Navasota Artist in Residence Fall 2018
The Arts Council of Brazos Valley
College Station, TX
Deadline: June 28
Fee: $20
More info.: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5421 or programsintern@acbv.org

9th International Painting Annual: A Juried Publication of Works of Recent Contemporary Painting
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH
Deadline: June 30
Fee: $40
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/inpa9/ or info@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

SALI National Abstract Art Exhibition XIV
Southside Art League
Greenwood, IN
Deadline: July 14
Fee: $50
More info.: www.southsideartleague.org/Abstract_Show/AbstractShow_CallForEntries.pdf or duane@duanekikng.com

Kentucky State BBQ Festival
Kentucky State BBQ Festival
Danville, KY
Deadline: July 15
Fee: Free to submit, $250 booth fee if accepted
More info.: www.kybbqfestival.com/vendor-inquiry-guidelines/
Contact: Jo Ann McLean or jo@tsfl2.com

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

Belknap Fall Festival
Belknap Neighborhood Association
Louisville, KY
Deadline: Aug. 1
Fee: $150
More info.: www.belknapfallfestival.org or Gail Luttrell, belknapartists@gmail.com

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

ARCHIVES: An International Exhibit of Works Exploring the Concept of Archives
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, Ohio
Deadline: Aug. 3
Fee: $40 for up to three entries submitted. $10 per each additional entry. Fees are non-refundable. Number of entries is unlimited. For the purposes of this process an 'entry' is an individual work of art, regardless of number of images used to represent it in this submission. Entry fee must be paid by U.S. check or money order made payable to MANIFEST, or by credit card via PayPal. (If paying by PayPal PLEASE use the paypal link provided on the page that follows the submission of the online entry form.)
More info.: www.manifestgallery.org/archives/index.html or 513-861-3638

Call for Entries - Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Sculpture and 2d Art Work
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY
Deadline: Aug. 17
Fee: $15
More info.: http://lasclex.org/day-of-the-dead-2018-call-for-artist/
Contact: 859-252-5222 or jnichols@lasclex.org

The CGTrader Digital Art Competition
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

Local Language
Oakland, Calif.
Deadline: ongoing
More info: www.locallanguageart.com or artist@locallanguageart.com

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

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

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

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.

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

Deadline: Ongoing
Louisville artists Syndicates 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

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


Page last updated: June 21, 2018
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