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LH Horton Jr Gallery Print 2D-3D Works – Call For Artists

The LH Horton Jr Gallery Print 2D-3D Works seeks artists working in both 2D and 3D print mediums including but not limited to traditional and experimental printmaking processes and new 3D print technology.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 12 Dec 2016

Entry to LH Horton Jr Gallery Print 2D-3D Works is open to artists residing in the U.S. Printmaking processes in 2D works should be the dominant focus. The print medium should have significant application in sculptural works such as transfer printing on ceramics. Photographic prints are not eligible with the exception of photo transfer onto sculpture.

  • Entry Fee: $30 for 3 images, $5 each additional image.
  • Exhibition: February 23 ­– March 17, 2017
  • Exhibition Juror: Mayumi Hamanaka, Communications and Gallery Director, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California

Mayumi Hamanaka, originally from Japan, is a visual artist, curator, and educator working at Kala and sharing her talents with Kala for a decade. She received her M.F.A. from California College of the Arts, San Francisco, and her B.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is the recipient of the De Young Museum Artist Fellowship, Murphy Fellowship Award, Taipei Artist Village Fellowship, and others. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally including Taipei Artist Village in Taiwan, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Swarm Gallery, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, Headlands Center for the Arts, and Asian American Art Center in NYC. She has taught at California College of the Arts, Diablo Valley College, and Berkeley City College.

Artist benefits

All Artwork exhibited at the LH Horton Jr Gallery insured against fire, theft, and other hazards at the LH Horton Jr Gallery while in the possession of the Gallery, from the time of receipt through the time of setup and exhibition.

Awards for LH Horton Jr Gallery Print 2D-3D Works:

  • Best of Show: $600
  • 2nd Place: $400
  • 3rd Place: $300

Awards for both 2D and 3D work categories.

The exhibition and sale of artwork is available both in the Gallery and online as well as archived on the Gallery website for up to ten years. Each artist has their own page linked to the exhibition web page and direct links to the artists’ website for direct contact by patrons. The Gallery handles all sales of artwork conducted online and in the Gallery and withholds a 20% commission to pay for sales tax and associated Gallery programming. The Gallery receives local and national recognition for their exhibitions.

About LH Horton Jr Gallery

The LH Horton Jr Gallery is a fine arts exhibition program within the Visual Arts Department of San Joaquin Delta College and a venue of Delta Center for the Arts. The Gallery presents contemporary art exhibitions and inter-related arts lectures, workshops, and performing arts presentations. It has over 1,200 visitors for each exhibition and is a premier exhibition space with 2000 sq. ft. of exhibition space including a 22ft. extended ceiling with exhibition mounts.

The Gallery exhibitions have been recognized nationally including articles in Ceramics Monthly and the Atlantic. The Gallery is centrally located and has visitors from throughout the Bay Area.

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LH Horton Jr Gallery Print 2D-3D Works


Emmanuel College Artist Residency 2017 – Call For Artists

The Emmanuel College Art Department announces a call for artists for the Emmanuel College Artist Residency 2017.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 1 Feb 2017

Emmanuel College Art Department offers an eight-week artists residency to four artists each summer. The residency supports a diverse group of artists, providing time and space for artists to develop their work.

We award a residency to one individual from each of four categories: ceramics, photography, printmaking, and social justice. We strive to foster a supportive environment to achieve creative and artistic excellence. The residency plays an important role in advancing the visual arts on the Emmanuel campus, providing an important educational program on contemporary art accessible to students, staff, and faculty. Residents should be willing to support and interact with each other, students, and faculty.

The residency defines Emmanuel College as a leader in the visual arts and brings greater visibility to that leadership role beyond the confines of the College.

Artists receive a $1000 stipend, housing for 8 weeks, and space and time to develop their work.

Emmanuel College is located in the heart of Boston, MA. Artists are able to enjoy the city, museums, and galleries.

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Emmanuel College Artist Residency 2017


Global Matrix IV – Call for Artists

Purdue University Galleries announces a call for artists for Global Matrix IV, an international print exhibition.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 2 Sept 2016

Global Matrix IV exhibition dates are January 9 through February 18, 2017, after which it is intended that the exhibit will then travel through 2018.

Open to artists over the age of 18. Entries must be original fine art prints in any printmaking media including artist books. No photography or offset photo mechanically reproduced work will be accepted. Entries should not exceed 44 inches in paper dimension.

Jurors will be Kathryn Reeves, Professor of Art & Design at Purdue University; Kimberly Vito, Professor of Art & Art History at Wright State University; Sean Caulfield, Centennial Professor of Art & Design at the University of Alberta; and Craig Martin, Director of the Purdue University Galleries. Selections will be made from a review of digital images in the form of jpeg files (maximum dimension of eight inches in image size – maximum resolution of 300 dpi).

No entry fee will be charged.

Purchase Awards and Awards of Merit will be presented at the discretion of the curators and sales will be encouraged. Artists may submit up to five (5) images of original works completed in the last three years (20013 – 2016).

Global Matrix IV

Purdue University Galleries has organized three previous Global Matrix exhibitions which have featured printmaking artists from around the world.

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Line Upon Line – Call for Artists

Falls Church Arts announces a call for artists for Line Upon Line.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 25 May 2016

Line Upon Line is an all-media, juried show open to all artists. This show celebrates Line – whatever form it may take. Line upon line, idea upon idea, and medium upon medium, the works selected for this show will be judged on composition, overall design, artistic skill, and creativity.

Artists selected will have exposure in a popular location, ArtSpace Falls Church, where 1,000’s of people visit for visual arts and entertainment. The gallery handles all sales and 20% of each sale is for FCA funding show costs. Entry fee is $35 for non-members, $25 for members, and show is up from June 9 through July 11, 2016.  First, second, and third place prizes will be awarded by a judge.

Falls Church Arts, established in 2003 as a nonprofit, has been expanding and in 2017 will be opening another space for exhibits and full-time studio arts classes. The new location is currently under construction on the main street of Route 7/W Broad St. Our expansion is allowing us to represent all artists in all mediums and offer demonstrations, pop-up classes, and art history as well as art appreciation lectures and events for the entire community. We are looking to expand our artist community.

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Line Upon Line


neoprintprize 2016 – Call for Artists

neoartists invites artists to submit works across the full range of printmaking techniques from the traditional to the digital including 3D prints, video, mono-prints, and print related installations to neoprintprize 2016.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 9 May 2016

The exhibition intends to raise awareness of new trends and directions in printmaking by showcasing excellence and innovation in contemporary printmaking. The exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18 worldwide.

The selected artist will receive the following:

  • 12 week neo:residency & solo show plus £1000 in materials (GreatArt/neo:) (terms and conditions apply)
  • neo:printprize – £500
  • Printmaking Today – Artist’s Eye feature of the winning artist Selected by Printmaking Today. Artist’s Eye feature in the Autumn issue (out mid-September). 1 page, 850 words, 2 photos
  • GreatArt – £500
  • Jackson’s Art Supplies – £200
  • Intaglio Printmaker – £200
  • John Purcell Paper – £200
  • Screenstretch – £100
  • Hawthorn Printmaker Supplies – £100

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neoprintprize 2016


Art Print Residence 2016 – Call for Artists

Art Print Residence is a professional printmaking studio specializing in intaglio and other printmaking methods.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 31 Mar 2016

Residency duration: between 1 week – 3 months

Art Print Residence provides accommodation for the artists.

Our master printers have more than 20 years of expertise in printmaking. We can offer technical advise to the artists.

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Art Print Residence



Summer 2016 Artist in Residence – Call for Artists

Guttenberg Arts announces a call for artists for the Summer 2016 Artist in Residence which includes stipend and space.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 14 Feb 2016

Space and Time Artist Residency at Guttenberg Arts provides artists with a $3,000USD stipend to cover material, travel, and housing in conjunction with 24/7 access to a 4,500sqft. professionally equipped workspace for the visual arts including printmaking, dark room, and ceramics for three months in Guttenberg, New Jersey (West New York).

Artists will be given a one-month, solo show as well as three studio visits from accomplished professionals from the art world. Each artist is asked to give a free public workshop and artist talk during their residency and a final group show of work made during the residency.

Artists are selected by a blind jury of arts professionals on the merits of their work.

Guttenberg Arts is an arts nonprofit based in Guttenberg, New Jersey. Founded in 2013, Guttenberg Arts provides critical financial and workspace support to sustainable careers in the arts which are the cultural anchors of our communities that build collaborations, partnerships, and a strong vision for our future.

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Summer 2016 Artist in Residence


Sixty Square Inches – Call for Artists

Purdue Galleries presents the 18th North American Small Printmaking Exhibition from January 11 – February 20. Open to artists in the US, Canada, and Mexico.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 2 Oct 2015

No image size larger than 60 square inches (height x width).

Juror: Kim Vito.

Entry fee: $25 for 3 digital images of original fine art prints.

Purchase awards and Awards of Merit totaling over $3000 will be presented at the discretion of the juror. We enjoy the benefit of community support that allows for the acquisition of individual works of art. Sales will be encouraged.

For over 30 years, Purdue University Galleries has been committed to providing a showcase for the best of small-scale contemporary printmaking. The Purdue University Galleries are committed to the practice of acquiring new works and building their collection of contemporary North American printmaking.

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