Artist Opportunities

We find the latest open exhibits, calls for entries, contests, arts jobs, fellowships, studio space, and other announcements, and post them here. New posts every Tuesday!

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100 Tea Bowls

Call To Artists: The Art League is pleased to present 100.Tea.Bowls in collaboration with the ceramics artists of the Torpedo Factory. We invite artists to create a harmonious composition through the tea bowl clay form. This exhibit is presented in tandem with our immensely popular biennial Ikebana Show. Tuesday, February 16, 2010Digital images/Entry Form Read more →

Paint the Forest 2010

The Redwood Forest Foundation is proud to sponsor this exciting new art and photo competition whose purpose is to display the beauty and the plight of forests throughout the United States. Your entry may represent any aspect of the forest or forestry industry in any area of the United States and will be judged Read more →

Call for Entries

NEW CALL FOR ENTRIES: 36 studios- part 1Call For Entries: WPA announces 36 Studios – Part 1, a series of studio visits with Mera Rubell of the Rubell Family Collection. Deadline: Sunday, December 6, 2009 at midnight Description: The Rubell Family Collection is one of the leading collections of contemporary art in the world. Read more →

Call to Artists

Become a patron member of artdc and exhibit your work in our annual Patrons’ Show at the artdc Gallery in Hyattsville! For a minimum donation of $35, artdc.org patrons enjoy a number of benefits—access to patron-only forum topics on artdc.org, opportunities to help guide the direction of the organization and its activities, the good Read more →

Regional Showcase

The Middle Street Galleryis searching for local artistsliving in VA, MD, WVA, and DC! Work must have been completed in the last 3 years. All types of work is accepted. Must be hand delivered.$500 in cash prizes! Show: March 5-28, 2010 Juror: Jane Livingston, nationally renowned curator and author DEADLINE: December 1, 2009 Send Read more →

Ongoing Exhibition Opportunities

Arlington Public Library has juried display space available for exhibits of original fine arts and crafts. Applications are reviewed quarterly. DEADLINES: February 1May 1August 1October 1 Open to all artists! Artist must agree to donate 20% of the selling price of work sold during the show to the Friends of Arlington Public Library. For Read more →