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Queer Art Exhibition – Call For Artists

Transnational Queer Underground is looking for contributions from queer artists from around the world for a queer art exhibition.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 31 Dec 2016

We want to challenge western, male dominated, and heteronormative ways of writing history by telling our own stories and showing our own views and experiences of the world.

#TheGalleryProject connects artists from all around the world and encourages transnational cooperations. Everybody can showcase their work online and make lasting connections there.

For more information, contact tqu@me.com.

Queer Art Exhibition


Mobile Phone Art Competition – Call For Artists

Mobileart.org.uk announces a call for artists for their Mobile Phone Art Competition.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 31 Dec 2016

Sketchers, writers, and doodlers wanted.

You will need:

  • Some sketching talent
  • A few witty lines
  • A mobile phone

Winners will be published in the 3rd edition of the MobileArt book.  They will also receive a share of sales up to £3000.

MobileArt is the new stimulating and expressive way to message via your mobile phone – a unique, personal touch of sketch drawings with text which have been compiled into a coffee table publication.

For more information, contact info@mobileart.org.uk.

Mobile Phone Art Competition


4th Annual Juried Exhibition – Cerulean Arts Call for Artists

Cerulean Arts is accepting entries for the 4th Annual Juried Exhibition.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 29 Apr 2016

Juror: James Dupree

  • First Prize: $200 plus inclusion in a future group exhibition
  • Second Prize: $150
  • Third Prize: $100

Cerulean Arts is a Philadelphia art gallery and studio dedicated to promoting the importance of art within the community. For the last 10 years, Cerulean Arts has exhibited the work of over 100 artists and offers for sale handmade items from an additional 100 artisans.

For more information, contact tina@ceruleanarts.com.

4th Annual Juried Exhibition


Works on Paper – Call for Artists

Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Long Beach Island, New Jersey, announces a call for artists for Works on Paper 2016, the 18th Annual National Juried Competition and Exhibition.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 17 May 2016

The competition and exhibition is open to artists working in the continental US.

The Juror for Works on Paper is Carter E. Foster, Curator of Drawing, the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC.

Three cash prizes and two Honorable Mentions will be awarded by the Juror at the opening reception:

  • $500 first prize
  • $250 second prize
  • $100 third prize

Founded in 1948 by Boris Blai, the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences (LBIF) is an outstanding community cultural facility. Dr. Blai, a student of sculptor Auguste Rodin and founding dean of the Tyler School of Art at Temple University, envisioned a facility that would foster individuals and their talents. The LBIF has continued this vision by offering thousands of classes, workshops, exhibitions, and educational programs to the community. Since its first season, the LBIF has committed itself to the enhancement of the creative arts and the physical sciences and, though it began as a seasonal operation, the LBIF has grown into a year-round organization providing a place for learning, free expression, and the exchange of ideas and understanding. The LBIF invites all visitors and residents to participate in the many programs and activities offered in its 67th year on LBI.

For more information, contact gallery@lbifoundation.org.

Works on Paper


Master of Art International Calendar 2016 – Call for Artists

Master of Art International Calendar 2016 is an international printing publication in worldwide distribution, on the themed of Masterpieces – exclusively the very best collection of original artwork painting and drawing.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 3 Sept 2015

Submission of entries is open to all artists worldwide for the inclusion of the Master of Art International Calendar 2016, on the following available categories of work:

  • Animals, wildlife, and birds
  • Fine art
  • Botanical, floral, and garden

Eligibility: The competition is open to all artists worldwide, age 18 or over, can enter unlimited number of entries and all mediums are accepted.

Panel of judges: The competition will be jury by the owner and representative of Margarita Feaks Gallery.

Awards: Each artist will receive one (1) calendar month page inclusive the winning entry, short CV, biography, and statement valued a total of £ 2,950.00.

Entry fee: £ 20 GBP each

Announcement of winners: Friday, 18 September, 2015

An important tool for every artist who wants to advance their career, enhance the value of their work, create new relationships with art galleries, and also as a reference for buyers.

Margarita Feaks Gallery will aggressively market and promote this endeavor that will place the winning entrants in high public visibility by distributing equally to Art University &/or schools, Art Centre, Art Galleries &/or Dealers, Art Collectors &/or professionals and Museums worldwide.

For more information, contact info@masterofartinternational.co.uk.

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Perspective – Call for Artists

Perspective: Fresh Look at Contemporary Painting and Drawing is a juried exhibition that examines contemporary painting and drawing.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 15 Jul 2015

This exhibition is open to all artists living locally and nationally.

Hillyer Art Space is one of the leading contemporary galleries in Washington, DC; we have over 10,000 visitors annually and our openings see between 350-500 people during Dupont Circle’s First Friday Gallery Walk.

Hillyer Art Space is a contemporary gallery dedicated to serving the public with quality exhibitions and programming. Established in April 2006, Hillyer is a program of International Arts & Artists (IA&A), a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing cross-cultural understanding and exposure to the arts internationally. IA&A’s services include a Traveling Exhibition Service, the Hillyer Art Space gallery, a Design Studio, Cultural Exchange Programs, and Membership Services for artists, cultural institutions and the arts-interested public.

For more information, contact gallery@hillyerartspace.org.

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2015 Paint Out Norwich – Call for Artists

Paint Out Norwich will welcome up to 50 selected artists working in a variety of mediums en plein air amid Norwich’s vibrant cityscape during a timed competition on October 19 -23, 2015.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 31 Jul 2015

Submission to Paint Out Norwich Core and Nocturne Events is free! If you are selected as a participating artist a £30 fee is required.

This year, selected artists can participate in daytime and nocturne sessions as well as a group-draw overlooking Norwich from Mousehold Heath.

An expanded and dynamic Paint Out Norwich is planned for this second year following the success of last year’s inaugural event. The artists will be stationed at city venues such as Norwich Castle, Norwich Cathedral, Bishop Bridge, The Lanes, Tombland, Norwich Market, the Forum and other favourite sites in Norwich.

The October 23rd ticketed preview gala, awards ceremony, and auction will showcase the artwork produced during the competition and a panel of experts are to judge the works of art and award the winning selections. Leading regional auctioneers TW Gaze of Diss will be conducting an auction of specially selected competition work. Last year’s auction was attended by 200 people with excellent sales results.

The exhibition opens to the public on Saturday October 24th and will run for one-week at the Norwich Hostry then move to the Maddermarket Theatre exhibition space and close at the end of November. All works are for sale during the exhibition.

Chosen artists will benefit from:

  • £5000 in Awards
  • Exhibition of work for over 1 month and on-line sales following
  • Public Auction of one competition work
  • Eminent judges from Art World

Paint Out is a multi-faceted event aiming to redefine en plein air art practice. It is the premier juried en plein air competition in the United Kingdom, celebrating the talents of national and international artists to a wide and growing audience in the heart of medieval Norwich.

For more information, contact stephanie@paintoutnorwich.org.

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