Artist Opportunities

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Opportunities for Artists

Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library Call for Entries 2011- 2014 Call for entries sponsored by the Office of the Arts and Alexandria Commission for the Arts in partnership with the Alexandria LibraryThree-dimensional works onlyNo Entry Fee, Digital Submissions AcceptedSix month exhibitions through 2014Deadline for submissions is April 1, 2011, 5 p.m.Finalists will be Read more →

Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

This juried exhibition and retail sale will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from November 10 to 13, 2011, with a preview party on November 9.   This prestigious annual show draws 18,668+ attendees; purchases exceeding $3 million in 2010 from the participating exhibitors. Prizes for each category are given – $1,000 each. Read more →

Attention Photographers!

The very popular local news blog DCist has recently announced its fifth annual DCist Exposed Photography Show. This is a great opportunity for regional photographers to exhibit their work for a wide audience. Find out more about the exhibit here. The deadline is January 12, 2011 at 11:59 pm! Read more →

Opportunities for Artists

National Artist Calls courtesy 3rd Ward Open Call – NY Deadline: Friday, December 17, 2010. You are invited to enter the 3rd Ward Open Call, offering you your own exhibition in New York City, complete with a massive opening reception. The opportunity is right here, and its yours. This is your chance at Read more →

Annapolis Arts and Crafts Festival: Call For Entry

Annapolis Arts and Crafts Festival Location: Navy-Marine Corps Stadium, Annapolis, Maryland Application Deadline: 03/01/2011 Application Fee: $25A two-day celebration of the arts, featuring fine arts and crafts from over 200 artists, select wine tastings, gourmet food sampling, live entertainment and activities for the whole family, all within minutes of the many attractions, shops and Read more →

Opportunity for Artists: Art Calendar 2011 Cover Contest

Theme: Portraits Entry fee: FREE Awards & Prizes: First Place – $500 Blick Art Materials Gift Certificate. Artwork featured on the cover the March issue of Art Calendar and a one-page profile inside the magazine. Second Place – $150 Blick Art Materials Gift Certificate. Half-page profile inside the March issue of Art Calendar with Read more →