Trail’s End Western Art Show and Sale, April 24, 25 & 26, 2015, is a three-day, indoor, juried, professional fine art, fine art crafts, and folk art show and sale with space for artists, crafters, and specialty vendors.
Although this is a western themed show, all types of artwork are welcome. Cash prizes. It is free to the public.
The Trail’s End Committee is celebrating the dedication of the soon to be national landmark, the Starline Brass Trail’s End Plaza, a $700,000 community project in Sedalia, Missouri, the original ‘Cowtown’. This weekend is the first of many to come celebrating the cattle drive, the cowboy, the railroaders and the pioneers who settled the west.
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You are cordially invited to submit your application for the 49th annual Art-A-Fair Festival, one of three premier art shows held each summer in beautiful Laguna Beach, California. Artists in all media are invited to present their work to be juried.
The fee is $40.00 per medium, a complete entry includes three pieces per medium.
Jury Day – Sunday, February 8, 2015. Deliver work between 8:00AM & 11:00AM. Pick up artwork and receive jury scores 4:00PM – 4:30PM.
Location: Laguna Boys & Girls Club at 1085 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651.
If you cannot attend February 8, artwork can also be juried by mail-in digital submission no later than January 24, 2015. A complete digital entry includes three images per medium, jury fee payment and mail-in application form. Further specifics on artwork submission and applications can be found on our website.
We are open to all fine artists and master craftsman – we have no residency restrictions on exhibitors.
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First National Juried Photography Show at the National Lighthouse Museum in association with the Creative Photographers Guild. This is a fundraising event for The National Lighthouse Museum.
“Lighthouse Stories and Tales of the Sea”: Is a celebration of the great lighthouses and the bays, waterways and seas – coastal and inland – located throughout the world. This exhibit seeks, through photography, to pay homage to the great visual stories, tales, and history of lighthouses and waterways throughout the world.
- BEST of SHOW: $1000.00
- Best Lighthouse Story: $500.00
- Best Tales of the Sea: $500.00
- Curator’s Choice: $250.00
ELIGIBILITY: This call for submission is open to all residents of the U.S. and its Territories 18 years of age or older. This is a juried exhibition for artists working in traditional, non-traditional and digital photography.
The Creative Photographers Guild is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization comprised of photographers whose sole interest is to provide a vibrant avenue for the promotion and appreciation of the creative and innovative world of photography to the greater New York community, especially Staten Island. The CPG Gallery, located at 814 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301, hosts member photography shows, as well as featured guest photographers and juried exhibits, and is the borough’s ONLY gallery dedicated to photography.
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Richfield Historical Society – 7th Annual Art & Fine Craft Fair & Plein Air Competition held in a beautiful, wooded park.
- Reasonable jury and booth fees
- Ample booth space
- Food discount
- Easy pull-up for unloading
- Free coffee/pastries during setup
- Friendly staff
The Richfield Historical Society is an organization whose goal is to preserve and share the historic culture and buildings of our area.
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Established in 1964, the East Lansing Art Festival (ELAF) is a two-day outdoor celebration of art and culture. The juried festival is ranked 54th in the Sunshine Artist Magazine Top 100 Best Fine Art and Design Shows and is mid-Michigan’s first major art show of the summer season. Known for featuring the highest caliber fine art and fine craft, this highly anticipated festival attracts over 70,000 knowledgeable art patrons from the region.
The event includes live music and performances on two stages, a children’s arts activity area and an international-style food court. The ELAF is a non-profit community arts and cultural event.
Festival dates: May 16-17, 2015
Artist Amenities: Friday set-up, free morning coffee, free artist parking, Saturday evening Artist Reception, and booth runners.
Discounted application rate is $25 through November 30, 2014.
On December 1, 2014 the application rate increases to $35.
The East Lansing Art Festival is celebrating 52 years of fine art and culture. The ELAF is kicks off the festival season in Mid-Michigan and is a premier cultural event and offers something for all ages. Live music and hands-on arts activities are free.
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bj spoke gallery – Seeking US artists in all Fine Arts Media for April, 2015 Exhibition. Juried by Adrienne Rooney, Curatorial Assistant at the Whitney Museum of Art. Award is exhibition of selected works.
bj spoke gallery is a small co-op gallery that is owned and operated by all of the members. We have very talented artists who work in a variety of media, both realistic and abstract. We hold our open competition, EXPO, once a year to give outside artists an opportunity to exhibit and sell their work in a different venue.
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Port Moody Arts Centre – The Wearable Art Awards is not a fashion show, it is a multi-media performance where the human body becomes a living, breathing, moving canvas. We are asking artists go go deep into their imaginations to create a wearable piece of art that challenges what most consider to be wearable, or everyday fashion.
We are committed to challenging artists of all mediums to push their imaginations to create evocative, imaginative and thought-provoking sculpture for the human body.
Visit our website for criteria, categories and to submit your application online.
The Port Moody Arts Centre Society operates a not-for-profit Arts Centre in the historic Old City Hall in the heart of Port Moody. As an active leader in the arts, our mandate is to bring the Arts to our community by:
- offering more than 300 classes annually,
- operating an Art Gallery that hosts an incredible variety of exhibitions each year, and
- hosting a variety of special events.
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The New York Center for Photographic Arts (NYC4PA) invites photographers world-wide to submit images using any photographic process (print, image transfer, emulsion transfer, iphoneography, encaustic, black and white, etc.). Winners will receive $3,000 in cash awards and be featured in a New York Gallery Show and on the NYC4PA Online Gallery. The Grand Prize winning image will be posted on the NYC4PA home page.
DEADLINE: November 23, 2014 (Midnight Pacific Time)
We are very excited that Winners and Juror’s Selections will have the opportunity to participate in a gallery show in April 2015, at the New Century Artists Gallery in Manhattan’s Chelsea gallery district. In addition, an exhibition catalog of the group show will be available.
BLACK AND WHITE:
Today the world of photography is vast and varied. We work in color, black and white, monochrome, abstract and collage. This call for entry is our second homage to the early days of our craft, when all the emotion, texture and beauty had to be captured in shades gray from black to white.
It doesn’t matter if your original image was shot with Tri-X or with a digital SLR, if the end product is a terrific Black and White it fits the call. Sepia toned photography is welcome as well.
EXHIBITION AND AWARDS:
Grand Prize: One photographer will receive $750. The image will be part of the New York gallery show, the NYC4PA Online Gallery and the exhibition catalog. It will be featured on the home page of NYC4PA website.
- First Prizes: 3 photographers will each receive $300. Their images will be exhibited in the New York Gallery show, the NYC4PA Online Gallery and in the exhibition catalog.
- Second Prizes: 3 photographers will each receive $250. Their images will be exhibited in the New York Gallery show, the NYC4PA Online Gallery and in the exhibition catalog.
- Third Prizes: 3 photographers will each receive $200. Their images will be exhibited in the New York Gallery show, the NYC4PA Online Gallery and in the exhibition catalog.
- Jurors’ Selections: 20 additional images will be exhibited in the New York Gallery show, the NYC4PA Online Gallery and in the exhibition catalog.
- Honorable Mention: 20 additional images will be exhibited in the Online Gallery and listed in the exhibition catalog.
*All Prize Winners, Juror Selections and Honorable Mentions will receive an NYC4PA certificate.
This Call for Entries is open worldwide to both amateur and professional photographers. NYC4PA invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate. Experimental and mixed techniques are welcome. Only 2-D work is eligible.
The entry fee is $35 for the first three images. Additional images may be submitted for $10 each. There is no limit to the number of images submitted.
Prepare your images as JPG, TIF, or PNG files not greater than 2MB. The longest side should be 1,280 pixels or greater, then please go to: https://client.smarterentry.com/nyc4pa
JUROR: DAN BURKHOLDER
Dan Burkholder has a long history of looking beyond the photographic horizon to invent, explore, exhibit and teach the next great thing in Photography. He is currently an instructor and guest lecturer at the International Center for Photography, Santa Fe Workshops, Maine School of Photography as well as offering instructional sessions at his own studio in New York State.
Dan’s book, iPhone Artistry (Pixiq Press, 2012), is the universe’s most comprehensive and fun how-to book for iPhone photographers. His poignant monograph, The Color of Loss (University of Texas Press, 2008), intimately documented the flooded interiors of post-Katrina New Orleans and was the first coffee-table book shot entirely using HDR (high dynamic range) methods. Dan’s book, Making Digital Negatives for Contact Printing, let photographers combine the charm of the handmade print with the precision of digital control and has become a standard resource in the fine-art photography community.
Dan earned his B.A. and Master’s degrees in Photography from Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California. His platinum/palladium and pigmented prints are included in private and public collections internationally. Dan’s web site is www.DanBurkholder.com.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
All entrants to NYC4PA Open Calls for Entry, by virtue of their submission, are attesting that the images submitted are their own work and there has been no copyright infringement. NYC4PA will not be held liable for any infringement of rights that might surface during the jurying or displaying of any image.
By submitting you grant NYC4PA the right to use your image(s) for promotion and advertisement of NYC4PA.
Images selected by jurors for Prizes, Juror’s Selection or Honorable Mention in a previous NYC4PA international call for entry are not eligible. Images previously submitted but not selected may be resubmitted as often as you wish.
Should your award notification or prize be returned as undeliverable, NYC4PA will not resend the notice (whether by the same or another method,) research your address nor make any further attempts at delivery, and your submission will be deemed ineligible. Please be careful when entering all your contact information.
NYC4PA would prefer to remit cash awards through a PayPal transfer. If you do not have a PayPal account to which we can remit your award, please contact us for alternate arrangements.
As a submitter NYC4PA will include you in future mailings and announcements. If you would prefer NOT to be on our mailing list please log onto http://www.nyc4pa.com/#!contact and ask to be removed.
NON U.S. APPLICANTS:
Our entry software has an address field for the state you live in. This applies to the US and several other countries – if you do not have “state” as part of your address simply leave that field blank – it is not mandatory.
If you have questions or issues please contact us as email@example.com. We will make every effort to get back to you as soon as possible. We will specifically be available via email, until 11:00PM EST on the last evening of the call.
Association for Visual Arts – Chattanooga’s premier visual arts festival returns to the First Tennessee Pavilion April 10-12, 2015. The 4 Bridges Arts Festival™ attracts nearly 14,000 enthusiasts every year interested in the work of 150 national artists in 22 fine art and fine craft mediums.
The event is known for its emphasis on artist hospitality: complimentary meals and beverages, complimentary priority parking, load in/out assistance and booth sitters. It also features a patron purchase program and $10,000 in artist merit awards.
Festival was recognized by the New York Times as a reason to visit the city!
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