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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More Calls to Artists

Fifth Annual Downtown Holiday MarketDeadline: September 10A juried high quality gifts and crafts market with increasing sales and customer attendance; For more information: www.diversemarkets.netOfrenda – Art for the DeadDeadline: Tuesday, September 22Create and show your personal altars, icons, shrines, and offerings (ofrendas). We are seeking 2- and 3-D artwork (any media), which fits the Read more →

Calls to Artists

Touch Me Here – Emotional Encounters with Our SoulDeadline: August 31, 2009Artists are invited to submit their interpretation of the theme “Touch Me Here”. The submissions featured in the Touch Me Here exhibit should represent special moments in time that reflect various stages of love (first love, lost love, love renewed). Each submission should Read more →

Calls to Artists

Call for Art: A Running CommentaryDeadline: Tuesday, September 01“A Running Commentary,” a Girls Gotta Run Foundation exhibit, will be held at the Friendship Heights Village Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland, in October 2009. Artists are invited to submit up to three works of art that represent the mission of GGRF in some way, such Read more →

Smithsonian – Call to Artists

Smithsonian – Connect with the Arts Competitions2-D Figurative Art CompetitionAccuracy Session and CompetitionWritten Critique CompetitionCopying the Masters CoursesCopyist Training ProgramUnderstanding Complex Compositions of the MastersAdvanced Figure Drawings A panel of judges consisting of professors from top universities in the Washington metropolitan area will join the Smithsonian in awarding $1,500 to winning entries of the Read more →

It’s Time to Apply for a Solo Exhibit…

It’s that time again… Pick up a solo exhibit prospectus in The Art League Gallery or e-mail the gallery for a copy. If you’ve never applied before, it’s wise to attend an orientation in the Gallery on one of the following dates: Friday, August 21, 1:00pm Thursday, August 27, 6:30pm Saturday, August 29, 1:00pm Read more →

Calls to Artists

Utrecht 60th Anniversary Art CompetitionDeadline: September 1, 2009All artists are invited to submit works oil, acrylic, watercolor or mixed media. Jurors are Editors of American Artist, the Utrecht Resident Artist and Artists from the Ridgewood Art Institute. Several cash prizes. Click here for more info. 2010 Nothern Virginia Fine Arts FestivalDeadline: November 1, 2009Approximately Read more →