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All Animal (Online Art Competition) – Call For Artists

All Animal (Online Art Competition) – Call For Artists

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces an international call for artists to participate in the 7th annual All Animal art competition and exhibition. Entries welcome from 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition of all entrants will be held online from October 7th, 2020 to November 4th, 2020.

Artists should submit their best representational and non-representational art.  This competition will be judged on painting and drawing, photography and digital, and mixed media and 3D art.

Click here for the application / registration

Deadline: 4 Oct 2020

All Animal Entry Fee: $15 for up to three images and $25 for up to five images. Funds in US Dollars.

All work must belong to the person submitting the application. The art or a print of the original and must be available for sale. The artist must be at least 18 years old.

Awards will be given for the top 5 to 8 works selected. Winners will be announced on October 19, 2020. Prizes include memberships to Contemporary Art Gallery Online, extensive marketing, Winner’s Certificates, inclusion in the annual Anthology Publication, and event collateral.

About Contemporary Art Gallery Online

Contemporary Art Gallery Online is a collector’s number one source for all original contemporary art. CAGOnline is proud to showcase tomorrow’s art giants today. CAGOnline has created CAGO Media which has two purposes. First is to share art business ideas, and second to introduce artists to the buying public. CAGO Media accomplishes both of these initiatives by programming radio and TV shows.

The Business of Art Show airs bi-monthly, 15 to 20 minute episodes. Hosted by Sharon Belle Hawkshawe, each episode discusses everything pertaining to the Business of Art. The What is Art Show is a monthly 30 minute episode with hosts Michael Harris (art collector) and Sharon Hawkshawe (acclaimed artist), who discuss current art movements and art shows. The hosts are occasionally joined by museum curators, gallery owners, art critics, and art insiders. The third show is An Artist Speaks. These lively 30 minute episodes are in-depth interviews with artists discussing their art process, philosophy, and a candid look at their work. Every month, a video is produced showcasing the monthly art participants. Other videos highlight gallery artist and art styles.

For more information, contact cago.offices@gmail.com.

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Wild About Art (Toledo, OH) – Call For Artists

Wild About Art (Toledo, OH) – Call For Artists

Toledo Zoo is seeking all the creative minds and skilled craftspersons to take part in their summer art fair, Wild About Art. The event is a two-day art fair taking place Saturday, August 1, and Sunday, August 2, 2020. This unique show, set in the wild beauty of the number one zoo in the nation, features local and regional artists with various mediums on display for thousands of Zoo visitors. This event will include entertainment, interactive activities and, of course, animals. Art does not have to be animal related.

Click here for the application / registration

Deadline: 6 Apr 2020

Having a show set in the Toledo Zoo makes it a unique setting for an art fair. Staff and volunteers are available. Artists have commented about how wonderfully they were treated at the Zoo over the past three years’ art fairs.

The Zoo awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd show winners with an opportunity to display their works in the Aquarium gallery.

Wild About Art is promoted to 58,000 Zoo members. The majority of our visitors are members who do not have to pay admission.

About the Toledo Zoo

The Toledo Zoo is committed to inspiring others to join in caring for animals and conserving the natural world. As part of that mission, Toledo Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), a leader in global wildlife conservation. AZA member institutions are dedicated to providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for visitors, and a better future for all living things. The Zoo includes an Aquarium and a Museum, which draws hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.

For more information, contact artfair@toledozoo.org.

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Various Flora And Fauna – Call For Artists

Various Flora And Fauna – Call For Artists

View, a multi-media arts center, seeks artists working in all media for Various Flora and Fauna. This is a national juried exhibition exploring the plant and animal world, formally, metaphorically, or conceptually.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 1 May 2017

The show is open to artists, age 18 and up, working in all media (artists working in sound, video, or film must provide their own equipment). All works must be of original design and execution. Works previously exhibited at View are not eligible for submission.

A non-refundable entry fee of $32/ $27 for members of View enables the artist to submit up to two works. Each artist may submit a total of five works at a cost of an additional $10 per image.

Judging the show are Dr. Lee Ann Sporn, Professor of Biology at Paul Smiths College, and Art Historian, Curator and Director Emerita of the Adirondack Museum.

The exhibition runs June 24 – July 30.

Various Flora And Fauna artist benefits

Through the generosity of our exhibition supporters, artists have the chance at over $3000 in awards and prizes.

  • 1st Place: $1500
  • 2nd Place: $1000
  • 3rd Place: $500
  • Judges Choice: $200
  • Judges Choice: $200

During the duration of the exhibition, View receives hundred of visitors that see the exhibitions, performances, and participate in workshops. Many artists that have participated in the themed juried exhibitions have gone on to have solo exhibitions at View. The opportunity to sell work is encouraged and available. View does their best to promote the artists participating in the show and get their work the most visibility possible.

About View

The Adirondacks provide a source of inspiration and opportunity for artistic expression. View is dedicated to inspiring the lives of individuals visiting or residing in this magnificent natural area. It also serves as a community center, a conference facility, and a venue for special events.

Founded in 1951, View is a multi-arts center in Old Forge, New York, housed in facility (2011) designed for arts programming. Open year-round, View draws artists from across North America for its juried exhibitions. It shows the work of regional and local artists in the smaller galleries.

Four galleries are airy and light, offering excellent viewing and display. Gould Hall, is a jewel of a performance space with great acoustics and intimate seating. The Meyda Tiffany and Lighting Creative Arts wing offers classes for young and old, beginning and experienced artists.

View serves as a community center for the region, hosting meetings, and housing the Kinderwood Preschool.

For more information, contact ccard@viewarts.org.

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Fur And Feathers Animal Heroes Of WW1 – Call For Artists

Fur And Feathers Animal Heroes Of WW1 – Call For Artists

Chugach Arts Council announces a call for artists for Fur and Feathers Animal Heroes of WW1.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 1 Mar 2017

Animals were a crucial part of the war effort. Horses, donkeys, mules, camels, elephants, dogs, cats, pigeons, canaries, monkeys, bears, foxes, and the like were used not only in service but also as mascots to raise morale. Art of any medium including vintage photos of any of the animals used in WW1 may be submitted. This is a multi-discipline, multi-venue exhibit. The centerpiece of the exhibit is an art show to be held at the Vada Sheid Gallery ASU Mountain Home AR in connection with Arkansas Heritage Month May 2017. Digital images will be included in a book of the project.

In addition to the recognition of showing at a month long exhibit at a prestigious venue, a book of the art selected will be created which will be an ongoing display. Fur and Feathers Animal Heroes of WW1 is in connection with a state wide initiative, Arkansas Heritage Month, and will be promoted nationwide in magazines, newspapers, presentations, and mini exhibits at libraries and museums. In addition to bringing awareness to the value and benefit of animals to humans, the project will generate funds to benefit animal welfare organizations. We ask for a minimum of 50% commission on any sales.

About Chugach Arts Council

Chugach Arts Council endeavors to encourage and support the arts in rural and remote areas and connect them to the world through creative collaborations. We are fond of saying, “We can do more together than we can alone.” Partnerships and collaborations are key. We foster art, creative thinking, and help other worthy projects. Some of our projects include focusing on pollinators, endangered species, oceans, abused women, science, S.T.E.M., education, animal welfare, and so on. We have partnered with schools, Boys & Girls Club, after school groups, gardens, communities, animal shelters and rescues, and women’s recovery centers.

For more information, contact info@chugachartscouncl.org.

Fur And Feathers Animal Heroes Of WW1

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Paws N’ Applause Dog Show – Call for Artists

There-2-Care seeks pet related vendors (artists, grooming, bakery, clothing, training, etc.) for its Paws N’ Applause Dog Show being held on Saturday, May 15, 2016 from 11:00am – 5:00pm at Cool Spring Reservoir Park (N. Franklin and W. 11th Street) in downtown Wilmington, DE.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 2 May 2016

All proceeds benefits the SPCA.

Vendors will benefit by showcasing and selling their products to 800+ dog lovers; they will be mentioned in live interviews as well as print and social media.

There-2-Care provides care for animals and people who are in need.

For more information, contact there2careoutreach@gmail.com.

Paws N' Applause Dog Show

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