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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Call for Artists: The Christmas Attic

Old Town’s landmark, The Christmas Attic, is seeking qualified artists to help produce a temporary exhibition featuring illuminated canvases of art to be revealed in each of the stores windows for The Christmas Attic’s Holiday Advent Calendar Event – part of the store’s 40th Anniversary Celebration. Starting December 1 through December 25, 2011 each Read more →

Is Your Art Looking For a New Hang-Out (or rather, hang-up) Spot?

There are several spaces at the Arlington Arts Gallery, a co-op gallery in Arlington!   The gallery is located at 5179 Lee Highway near the intersection of Lee Highway and George Mason Drive and is open Monday through Saturday from 11 am – 7 pm and closed on Sundays.  The cost is $300 for Read more →

Call for Artists: The Smithsonian Craft Show!

The 2012 Smithsonian Craft Show is now open for business and Co-chairs Anne-Lise Auclair-Jones and Ann Peel invite all eligible candidates to apply for this 30th Anniversary celebration of American craft. As in the past, the exhibitors will be selected by a jury of three highly qualified independent experts. The Smithsonian Women’s Committee asks the jurors Read more →

Opportunities With Our Factory Neighbor, Target Gallery!

One floor down and across the building is another beautiful art gallery living inside the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Target Gallery also hosts monthly exhibits and they’re still looking for artists to show this fall! Deadlines are approaching fast, so check out the calls! Masks – Deadline for Entry: August 1, 2011Exhibition Dates: October Read more →

National Arts Opportunities!

From FindArtInfoBank.com! “Arkansas Pastel Society 4th National Exhibition” Deadline: August 4, 2011. The Arkansas Pastel Society announces a call to artists for a pastel exhibition, October 14, 2011 – January 14, 2012 at the Butler Center at Arkansas Studies Institute in Little Rock, Arkansas. Cash and Merchandise totaling $5000. Juror: Doug Dawson. Open to soft or Read more →

Local Arts Opportunities!

From FindArtInfoBank.com! Barry Goldwater Commemorative SculptureDeadline: July 29, 2011. The Arizona Historical Advisory Commission is seeking proposals for a commemorative, site-specific sculpture of Barry M. Goldwater for placement in National Statuary Hall, U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. The RFP requirements may be viewed atwww.spo.az.gov/docs/Notices/Solicitations/AHAC-Goldwater2012.pdf. Please review carefully before submitting a proposal. Arizona Capitol Museum, 1700 W. Read more →