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Friday, January 7, 2011
New CaFE deadlines and opportunities
Just got an email with new opportunities listed on CaFE™. Many application deadlines are approaching. See what new opportunities you can apply to below. You can go towww.callforentry.orgto apply to one of these opportunities.
Upcoming Deadlines - APPLY TODAY!
Nude Nite - Orlando View More Info
Fee: $40.00 (NudeNite - Orlando for up to 2 images; not per image. )
Entry Deadline: 1/13/11
Nude Nite - Orlando Event Dates: February 10,11,12, 2011 Submission Deadline: January 13, 2011 $40 fee per Application to include up to 2 images. Location: TBA Nude Nite, in its 13th year is the largest nude art show in the country. The show is held annually in Orlando/Tampa. Each show is treated separately so artists may apply to both. Genre's represented range from sculpture, mixed media, metal, oil, acrylic, watercolor, digital, photography, glass, woodcraft, found object and film.
Public Art for Napa Riverfront Green View More Info
Entry Deadline: 1/14/11
The Napa Community Redevelopment Agency is inviting experienced artists or artist teams to submit qualifications for the creation of public artwork unique to the community of Napa for a downtown park project, Napa Riverfront Green. The new park is currently in final design and will be constructed in the late spring / early summer of 2011. ELIGIBILITY: All artists 18 years of age or older and residing in California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington or Arizona are eligible to apply.
Harmony Jewelry Design Competition View More Info
Fee: $50.00 (Harmony Jewelry Design Competition)
Entry Deadline: 1/15/11
The objective of Hoover Harmony Jewelry Design Competition is to use jewelry as a way to raise money for different charities through out the world. The Harmony Jewelry Design Competition will target jewelry students and small, US based, independent artisan/designers to come up with original designs within a specific budget. Hoover and Strong will then manufacture a singular winning design and market it to [retail] jewelers at the end of the competition to raise money for an annually selected charity. A fundraising for charities marketing structure will guide the jewelry design competition as the primary motivator for participation to designers, retailers, and consumers.
Womens Works 2011 24th Annual Fine Arts Show View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (Womens Works 2011 24th Annual Fine Arts Show)
Entry Deadline: 1/19/11
Women’s Works™ is a juried fine art exhibit, celebrating women artists and is presented annually by the Northwest Area Arts Council (naac). It is our goal, with this show, to focus on women artists of North America. Women’s Works™ provides an opportunity to showcase the creative efforts of women artists. This, the 24th Anniversary Exhibit of Fine Art by Women – takes place at the Old Court House Arts Center on the Historic Town Square in Woodstock, Illinois.
Colorado Creative Industries: Colorado Judicial Center View More Info
Entry Deadline: 1/20/11
Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center The Colorado Judicial Department with the assistance of Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) seeks to commission artwork for the new Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center. The Center will occupy a full city block adjacent to the State Capitol. Divided into two primary components, this neo-classical building will be comprised of a four-story courthouse and a twelve-story office building connected by a three-story link. Opportunities for public art are available in both the exterior and interior of the building and artwork in many mediums will be explored.
Earth Through a Lens View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (Earth Through a Lens)
Entry Deadline: 1/21/11
"Earth Through a Lens" is an annual juried photographic competition open to both amateur and professional photographers living in North America. The goals of this project are to provide a professional quality photographic display that underscores the need to develop a more sustainable environment. A side goal is to engage photographers in cataloging changes in the natural environment due to human activity. The display of approximately 30-50 images from 15 March- April 30 will focus on beauty in the natural environment, the degradation of the environment by human activity, and attempts to reclaim or restore spoiled habitats. In sum, the photographs will highlight the importance of developing a sustainable environment. The 30-50 finalists will provide a print photograph to be matted and framed by ETAL to allow uniform framing of the work. The finalists' work will also be exhibited digitally at the California Museum of Photography, included in the exhibit catalog, and displayed! in Palm Springs and in Rancho Mirage, CA. Three winning photographs will be selected with these photographers to receive cash prizes ranging from $500-$1500.
City of San Jose - Spartan Keyes Neighborhood Public Art Project View More Info
Entry Deadline: 1/24/11
The City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs, Redevelopment Agency and the Spartan Keyes Neighborhood Association are seeking an artist to create an art installation for Bestor Art Park located on Bestor between S. 5th and S. 6th Street. Up to four finalists will be selected to develop concept proposals and will be paid a fee of $500 (five hundred dollars) each. The budget for the actual project is up to $70,000 for design, fabrication and installation.
Nude Nite - Tampa View More Info
Fee: $40.00 (Nude Nite - Tampa for up to 2 images; not per image)
Entry Deadline: 1/27/11
EVENT DATE: MARCH 3, 4, 5 - 2011 Submission Deadline: January 27,2011 LOCATION: THE TROLLEY BARN 1910 N. Ola Ave. Tampa, FL 33602 $40 fee per Application to include up to 2 images. 1910 N. Ola Ave. Tampa, FL 33602 6pm - 12am Nude Nite represents a new class of art show. One inspired by the original inspiration, the nude. A nouveau art event showcasing hundreds of fresh and sophisticated works and performances. Held annually in both Orlando and Tampa, Florida the 3 nite visual event is deemed a "not to be missed" event by The Orlando Sentinel. Nude Nite is a juried exhibit with a full gallery sales team focused on building a collector base at its events. Installations, Performance Artists and vendors, please emailKelly@nudeniteorlando.comfor consideration
Town of Parker: 2011 Pace Center Signature Sculpture Piece View More Info
Entry Deadline: 1/28/11
Open to professional Colorado artists working in any outdoor and three dimensional medium. Town of Parker, Committee for Art in Public Places seeks artist to provide and/or create an outdoor sculpture to be placed in front of the glass windows near the main entrance. The artwork should be a monumental sculpture. Due to the location of the work(s), the committee is open to suggestions and interpretations by the artists. The Committee strongly encourages the artist to share the vision for the space as they feel it best represents PACE Center, Parker and its citizens.
SNAG Annual Juried Student Exhibition and Juried Digital Presentation View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (SNAG Annual Juried Student Exhibition and Digital Presentation)
Event Dates: 5/26/11 - 5/29/11
Entry Deadline: 2/1/11
Student Exhibition and Digital Presentation to be held in conjunction with the 2011 Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference.
TEXAS NATIONAL 2011 View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (Texas National 2011)
Entry Deadline: 2/1/11
JUROR: James Drake. TEXAS NATIONAL Art Competition and Exhibition is celebrating its 17th year on the national scene. It was created in 1995 by the Department of Art at Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) as an annual event for artists living and working in the United States. Jurors for each year's event have been internationally known artists including: Leon Golub, Judy Pfaff, Faith Ringgold, Doug and Mike Starn, Martha Erlbacher, James McGarrell, The Art Guys, Donald Sultan, Sandy Skoglund, Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor, Ed Moses, James Surls, Paul Brach, Roger Shimomura, and Mel Chin. Works may be of any medium (except video or performance). Participants are eligible for $3,500 in awards.
The Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (The Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island )
Entry Deadline: 2/15/11
The Inaugural Public Art Exhibition will be held from September to December 31, 2011 at the spectacular and historic Coastal Discovery Museum Honey Horn Plantation on Hilton Head Island. Regional, national and international sculpture artists are invited to submit work for display during the event. A nationally-recognized jury has been assembled to review and choose for the Inaugural Public Art Exhibition. Selected sculptures/sculptors will be awarded a $2,000 participation stipend and outstanding artworks will receive cash prize awards. As a secondary and project, the jurors will be also considering artwork for purchase $50,000 to $75,000, and these artworks will become a permanent part of Hilton Head Island's growing public art collection. The public promotion of the event and awards ceremony will take place September 24-November 5, 2011, however artists are strongly encouraged to leave their piece on site through December 31, 2011. The mission of the Public Art Exhibition ! is to be an important, internationally recognized platform for sculpture while educating and inspiring the Hilton Head Island community and its many visitors.
City of Longmont: Art on the Move 2011-2012 View More Info
Entry Deadline: 2/18/11
Open to COLORADO artists. Seeking five works of art to display in Longmont Colorado for Art on the Move 2011-12.
Durham Arts Council: Annual Call for Artists 2011-2012 View More Info
Fee: $10.00 (Durham Arts Council: Annual Call for Artists)
Entry Deadline: 2/25/11
The Durham Arts Council issues a call to visual artists each year to select artists for exhibition in its Allenton and Semans Galleries. Screening panels change annually and consist of art professionals from the area (central North Carolina). Exhibitions selected in the current Call for Artists will take place between August 2011 and August 2012. Selected artists will generally receive one entire gallery for a solo exhibition.
City of Ashville Request for Qualifications: Artist Instructors View More Info
Entry Deadline: 2/28/11
The City of Asheville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is seeking artist instructors, demonstrators, and performers for their cultural arts programming throughout Asheville.
Douglas County Art Encounters 2011-2012 View More Info
Entry Deadline: 2/28/11
Art Encounters is a year-long outdoor sculpture exhibit that showcases a number of sculptures, in various media and styles, displayed in highly visible areas in Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch, Lone Tree and Parker. The project is designed to promote public interest in art, develop community pride and draw visitors to the retail or civic areas where they are displayed.
Fort Collins Studio Tour View More Info
Fee: $10.00 (Fort Collins Studio Tour)
Entry Deadline: 2/28/11
The City of Fort Collins, Colorado, Studio Tour will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 25 and 26, 2011 from 10 am – 5 pm both days. Accepted artists must be available in their studios during all open hours on both days of the tour. The Fort Collins Studio Tour is an educational experience that enhances the understanding and appreciation of the visual arts by giving people a first hand experience with the artists in their studios, the creative process and the artwork. This event is open to Fort Collins, Laporte, and Bellvue, Colorado artists only.
2011 Art aRound Town in Carbondale, Colorado View More Info
Entry Deadline: 3/1/11
Art aRound Town in hip Carbondale, Colorado! Internationally famous sculptor James Surls and the Carbondale Public Arts Commission will jury the 2011 street art program in Carbondale, a lively community near Aspen and home of the new Jasper Johns Powers Art Center. Our increased honorarium should tempt you, too. Be seen in the Roaring Fork Valley's hot spot! Eight sculptures will be accepted.
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve 2012 Artist-in-Residence Program View More Info
Entry Deadline: 3/1/11
The Gates of the Arctic Artist-in-Residence program offers professional writers, composers, musicians, two and three-dimensional visual artists, photographers, filmmakers, and artisans of all types the opportunity to pursue their art in a premier wilderness setting; Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve. For more information on Gates of the Arctic, the Artist in Residence program and tips for applicationswww.nps.gov/gaar/artistinresidence.htm.
Henry Art Gallery: Facade Window Project View More Info
Entry Deadline: 3/4/11
The Henry Art Gallery, the art museum of the University of Washington in Seattle, is soliciting proposals for a site-specific, large-scale temporary media project for the façade of the museum’s main entrance. The Henry seeks to engage an artist or artist team to create a media art project that will be visually striking and attention-grabbing, arousing interest and curiosity in the Henry, and motivating people to enter the museum. Jurors will select the work that best meets this functional need and that exhibits a unique and captivating artistic vision.
California Community Foundation: Fellowships For Visual Artists 2011 View More Info
Entry Deadline: 3/4/11
For more than 95 years, the California Community Foundation (CCF) has recognized, encouraged and supported the Southern California arts community by funding and nurturing a full range of artistic expressions. The Fellowship for Visual Artists is designed to support local emerging and mid-career artists in advancing to the next level of professional development. Must be a resident of Los Angeles County to apply.
Community Cultural Hub: Rethink CUE View More Info
Fee: $10.00 (Community Cultural Hub: Rethink CUE's Space)
Entry Deadline: 3/31/11
As an artist centric organization CUE Art Foundation seeks out new ways to serve under-recognized artists. With the aim of offering a more open and inclusive exhibition opportunity to our community, CUE is launching an open application program with the first selected proposal being showcased in March 2012 for approximately 7 weeks. This open call will offer a show to one selected applicant per exhibition season. Each year, CUE will consider new criteria for the open application exhibition ensuring opportunities are created for a diversity of voices. Each year, CUE’s Exhibition Curatorial Advisory Council will be engaged to help determine the criteria, keeping in mind the necessity of it pertaining to current issues within the art world and embracing CUE’s mission.
19th Annual Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) International Exhibition View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (19th Annual Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) International Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 3/31/11
The Charles W. Eisemann Center Richardson, TX. This annual exhibition is limited to works in 100% colored pencil and is the only venue where CPSA members can earn CPSA Signature status. The exhibition features over $14,000 in awards including the $14,000 Best of Show award and CIPPY trophy.
Apogaea, Inc: ILLUMINATE View More Info
Entry Deadline: 3/31/11
A collaborative outdoor arts and music festival held in the beautiful mountains of Colorado.
Artists of Hawaii 2011 View More Info
Fee: $25.00 (Artists of Hawai'i 2011)
Entry Deadline: 4/1/11
The Honolulu Academy of Arts annual juried exhibition is one of the longest running juried exhibitions in the country, showcasing the quality and diversity of Hawaii’s artists. All artists residing in the state of Hawaii are eligible. Artists may submit up to 3 artworks. There is a $25 Jury Fee which includes one digital image submission. Each additional digital image submitted is $5 (1 entry=$25; 2 entries=$30; 3 entries=$35; 1 entry+1 detail=$30; 2 entries+1 detail=$35, etc). For more information on the Honolulu Academy of Arts please visitwww.honoluluacademy.org.
John Michael Kohler Arts Center: Arts/Industry Residency View More Info
Entry Deadline: 4/1/11
The John Michael Kohler Arts/Industry residency is a long-term residency in Kohler, Wisconsin. The residency is open to visual artists worldwide. Applications are accepted year-round, but there is a deadline of April 1 for residencies in the following calendar year. Major funding is provided by Kohler Co.
Hit That Shutter 2011 Undergraduate Photo Survey View More Info
Fee: $30.00 (Hit That Shutter 2011 Undergraduate Photo Survey)
Entry Deadline: 4/8/11
Hit That Shutter Is pleased to announce a call for entries for publication in a professionally printed collection of undergraduate work from around the country.
Piedmont Craftsmen 2011 View More Info
Fee: $30.00 (Piedmont Craftsmen 2010)
Entry Deadline: 4/18/11
Thank you for your interest in Piedmont Craftsmen and welcome to the annual jury process for exhibiting members. Since its founding in 1964, Piedmont Craftsmen has evolved into one of the nation’s most highly respected craft guilds, presenting an annual Fair that is considered one of the finest in the southeastern United States. Total sales by 125 exhibiting craftsmen are estimated at nearly $400,000. Piedmont Craftsmen’s Gallery and Shop anchor the Arts District in downtown Winston-Salem, NC. The gallery attracts over 18,000 visitors each year, and grossed more than $250,000 in sales of fine craft. Visitwww.piedmontcraftsmen.orgfor more information about Piedmont Craftsmen. Piedmont Craftsmen holds a two-part jury process each year for craftsmen interested in becoming Exhibiting Members. Part 1, the Image Jury, is being conducted on CaFE atwww.callforentry.orgin partnership with the Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF). This online process requires that all appli! cation images and materials be submitted in digital format. Applicants must live and work in one of the Southeastern states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Deadline: The application, images and other required materials must be submitted electronically by midnight, Monday, April 18, 2011 towww.callforentry.org.
WAOW, Inc.: 2011 Application for membership in Women Artists of the West View More Info
Fee: $35.00 (WAOW, Inc.: 2011 Application for membership in Women Artists of the West )
Entry Deadline: 9/30/11
Application for membership in Women Artists of the West (WAOW, Inc.), an organization of women artists with members across the US and Canada. “Membership includes a page on WAOW’s web page with links to your private e-mail and web site. We have at least one juried show per year for our members and try for one other. We have an extensive communications program for our members.”
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