Artist Opportunities

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Upcoming Juried Show Deadlines!

A few nationally juried art competitions have deadlines coming up this week! Check it out:  American Women Artists National Juried Competition Deadline: Sunday, August 15, 2010 Dedicated to the inspiration, celebration and encouragement of Women in the Arts. Up to 50 artists will be selected as competition finalists and be invited to exhibit work Read more →

Potomac Riverboat Co. Seeks Face Painter

When: Saturday, September 19, 2010, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Where: Old Town Alexandria A stipend will be offered. Call Kathy at the Potomac Riverboat Company, 703-684-0580! Read more →

National Cherry Blossom Festival 2011: Art Competition

Official Art Competition seeks illustration portfolios from professional visual and graphic artists. This is the first stage of the process in attaining artwork to be used to represent the next spring festival. Cash awards available. No entry fee. For more information, contact: National Cherry Blossom Festival, 1250 H St., NW, Ste. 1000, Washington, D.C. Read more →

Touchstone Gallery Has Space for Four New Members!

Get in on the Ground Floor of the new TOUCHSTONE GALLERY. Only four new memberships still available. Guys in hard hats wielding hammers and wires are putting the finishing touches on Touchstone’s new modern gallery at 901 New York Avenue NW, an attractive street-level space in the heart of Washington, DC. It’ll be fantastic! Read more →

Target Gallery Exhibition Opportunity: 5 x 5 Exposed

5×5 Exposed Exhibition Dates: November 6 – 21, 2010 Deadline for Entry: September 13, 2010 The gallery will be participating in the FotoWeek DC 2010 Festival by hosting our biennial small works show, this year with an emphasis on photo based mediums. All artwork must not exceed 5 inches in any direction, inclusive of Read more →

City Gallery’s First Annual Regional Juried Exhibit

This is a great opportunity! Visit their website for the entry form and prospectus: Read more →