Artist Opportunities

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“Got Art?” Individual Artists Opportunities

Sculptors and 3-D artists sought for immediate and future exhibitions of their works in Foyer of the Charles Beatley Library. No entry fees required.  For information on applying for one of the six-month exhibits, contact Gwen Lockhart via email at glxpres@comcast.net. Artists who create mixed media 2-D works are invited to submit proposals for exhibition Read more →

Alexandria Exhibition Opportunity

Alexandria Office of the Arts and Alexandria Commission for the Arts – Call for Entries 2010-2012 The Office of the Arts and Alexandria Commission for the Arts seek artist proposals to exhibit their works in one of 12 galleries in the City.  Proposals will be accepted from individual artists, consortia of artists, and organizations Read more →

FotoWeek DC’S International Awards Competition

Something grabs your attention. What do you do? You jump at the chance: capture the moment immediately! In the world of photography, a split-second delay means a lost opportunity. So what are you waiting for? SUBMIT YOUR WORK TO FOTOWEEK DC’S INTERNATIONAL AWARDS COMPETITION RIGHT NOW. The deadline for entry is today. The 2010 FotoWeek DC Read more →

VCUarts and Fountainhead Development Announce Incubator

VCUarts and Fountainhead Development invite fine artists to apply for a subsidized non-living art studio in the New Manchester Flats incubator. This is part of a new 10-acre, eco-friendly, mixed-use development (artist studios, apartments) in the Manchester neighborhood of Richmond, Virginia. This is an opportunity to develop work within a community of challenging artists. Read more →

Call for Entry

Call to Artists: September 25, 2010 Dupont Circle Fine Arts Show to be held from 2 to 6 p.m. in conjunction with the 17th Street-Scape Celebration. The arts show is sponsored by the Dupont Circle Citizens Association, along with Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B, Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets and the Ross Elementary School PTA. Read more →

Opportunities for Artists

Calls for Entry: The Gallery at Vivid Solutions is accepting artists’ proposals. Rolling Deadline CoolClimate Art Contest seeks challenging and engaging submissions around the concept of climate change. Deadline: September 6, 2010 Container Space at George Mason University is accepting proposals for 2011 programming. Deadline: December 30, 2010 Grants:The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund Read more →