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Artist Opportunities #241

Orchard Storm by Art League instructor John Blee.
Orchard Storm by Art League instructor John Blee.

Art opps are here again! See below for this week’s batch of exhibits, competitions, and more to try for. Click here for past opportunities posts. Good luck!

“‘But for to assaye,’ he seyde, ‘it nought ne greveth;
For he that nought nassayeth, nought nacheveth.’”
— Geoffrey Chaucer
(“To attempt, he said, should not grieve us: nothing ventured, nothing gained.”)

Small Artwork last chance!

Deadline: October 10. The Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) invites all artists residing in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico to enter its 12th Small Wonders competition. More about Small Wonders →

Large Artwork last chance!

Deadline: October 10 (extended from October 3). “Large Works” at The Art League is open to all current members. For details and size restrictions, see the prospectus. More about Large Works →

Purple Line

Deadline: November 14. The Maryland Transit Administration seeks artists to create enhancements for the future Purple Line light rail project. Artists are asked to submit applications to be considered for future opportunities along the Purple Line. This Call for Artists is open to all professional artists, preferably with public art experience. More about Art in Transit →

The Schwa Show

Deadline: November 15. The Schwa Show in Greenville, NC is a national juried competition recognizing excellence in fine arts and crafts. This exhibition is open to artists in any media and subject matter. Artists must be ages 18 or up. All work must have been completed in the past three years and never previously exhibited at Emerge. More about the exhibit →

Portrait competition

Deadline: November 30, 2014. Entry is open for the 2016 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition at the National Portrait Gallery. Dorothy Moss, the competition’s director, juried the September exhibit at The Art League and encouraged Art League artists to enter. More about the portrait competition →


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