Call for Artists
Call for Artists
Are you looking to participate in a festival, exhibition, contest, creative collective, art project? Scroll through the ads here below for all kinds of open calls.
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Call for artists
16/10/2017 - 23:56
CURRENTS 2018: Call to Artists, International New Media Festival.
CURRENTS is an international NEW MEDIA ART festival. We showcase a variety of work that
pushes the boundaries of art and technology. This is a call for our 9th annual exhibition - June
8-24, 2018 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. 8,000 visitors attended CURRENTS 2017 / 2,500 Opening
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: NOVEMEBER 5th 2017
We are accepting submissions in the following categories:
• New Media Installations
• Outdoor New Media Installations and Projections
• Single Channel Video and Animation
• Multimedia Performance
• Experimental Documentary
• Web-Art / Art-Gaming / Mobile Device Apps
• Virtual Reality Environments
• Digitally Generated Objects (ie. 3D Printing)
• Interactive Installations for Children
Selected artists in the New Media Installation, Outdoor, Multimedia Performance, Virtual Reality,
Robotics, and Installations for Children Categories will be considered for full lodging, travel, and
To view our submission guidelines and to submit an application visit: https://
CURRENTS serves as a platform for artistic experimentation. It promotes exploration into all
forms of new media art, providing the public with an opportunity to experience an outstanding
selection of innovative work. CURRENTS is committed to making this extraordinary form, at the
intersection of art and technology, available to everyone.
More about our festival:
email: hannah [at] currentsnewmedia.org
16/10/2017 - 18:10
Call for Book Publication │Accepted media: Photography, Graphic, Video, Performance, Digital, Installation, New Media, Net Art, Painting, Sculpture.
Your artwork Could also takes part in one of the LoosenArt Collective exhibitions in Rome, Italy.
FREE ENTRY Artists are invited to submit 1 to 3 artworks addressing the theme
In this book will be collected works that as a whole will express the theme of absence.
"Absence" as a physical and / or mental perception of a lack, or as a necessary condition for the creation of space, rhythm, etc. "Absence" also as a figurative synonym of vacuum, dimension always lived by man, connected to the sense of loss or finding oneself.
Submission at www.loosenart.com/pages/calls
Deadline 15 February 2018
email: info [at] loosenart.com
16/10/2017 - 16:48
INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ART, Art Maze Mag Winter Edition 2018, Issue 6
email: info [at] artmazemag.com
16/10/2017 - 07:12
International Call for Abstract Artists
That artist's work will become the image of the exhibition and will be used on the invitation, video title screen and on all online marketing.
Dates and International Deadline
What can I Submit?
email: submit001 [at] outlook.jp
15/10/2017 - 13:38
Call for Artists : Naughty and Nice exhibition
Sweet ‘Art is a non-profit organization operating from a feminist perspective, which is dedicated to the promotion of visual artists through the delivery of regular site-specific exhibitions. From the 18th -22nd December 2017 Sweet ‘Art will be hosting Naughty and Nice, our next thought provoking, dynamic and fun art exhibition.
We are seeking art works of any medium including painting, print, sculpture, photography, film, installation and performance that explores the beauty or bleakness of the winter season, its landscapes, activities or festivals. Suggestions for themes include the challenge or critique of the Christmas period, through exploration of family dynamics, traditions and domesticity, religious beliefs, pagan alternatives and political perspectives on issues such as consumerism. We are also seeking artists that may create sculptural festive objects, cards or decorations that may be humorous, alternative or traditional. Artists could also explore ideas of winter through materials, narrative or subject.
In honour of our organizational ethos we also welcome works that explore the potential roles of women during the festive or winter period and explorations of this time of year from non-Christian perspectives. We particularly welcome submissions from BAME artists and women of colour.
Selected artists will be given the opportunity to exhibit in the spacious, well lit and professionally finished Espacio Gallery, located in the heart of London’s art scene and only a stone’s throw from Brick Lane.
The show will be installed by experienced curators, and invitations, press releases, promotion and opening reception will be organized to the highest spec. along with the usual Sweet ‘Art freebies and surprises!
There is no fee to submit your work and those whose work is accepted will be asked to pay an exhibition fee of £55 plus a £2 paypal charge to cover exhibiting costs as Sweet ‘Art is a non funded organization. You can read more about our fees, selection process and mission and values on our website.
Works will need to be available between the 18th -22nd December
Submissions Deadline: 17 November at 9pm
Submissions Process: To submit up to 6 art works please visit our submissions page and complete our online submissions form here http://www.wearesweetart.com/ - !opportunities/c141l
For further information about Sweet ‘Art visit www.wearesweetart.com
For further information about the Espacio Gallery visit www.espaciogallery.com
email: Info [at] wearesweetart.com
15/10/2017 - 07:18
Call for Artists: Objectified 2018: Open to works Dealing with Objectification, Pop Culture, and/or Consumerism
CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the international exhibition “Objectified.” We are open to photography, 2D digital art, video art, interactive art, installation art, and instruction-based art dealing with Objectification, Pop Culture, and/or Consumerism.
*Deadline: October 25, 2017
-Video & Interactive Art
-Installation Art and Instruction-based Art
*Exhibition Dates: January 26 – February 11, 2018
***The dates are subject to change.
*How to submit your work:
If your work is selected, you will be required to pay the show maintenance fee: $55 (USD) per work.
We look forward to the participation of creative artists. If you have any questions, please visit our “Contact Us” page (http://cicamuseum.com/contact) and leave a message.
Prospectus Page: http://cicamuseum.com/category/call-for-artists/
email: cicamuseum.submission [at] gmail.com
14/10/2017 - 21:56
Call for Entries - A5 Portfolio #9 (December)
A5 magazine wants to try and shine a light on some of the amazing artists working today. We are now taking entries for the December edition of the zine.
Brief: send us a large digital image of your work. Also send us any information you think is relevant. Any text needs to be kept brief as we get hundreds of submissions.
Deadline: 5th December 2017
Entries can be emailed to us at december [op] afive [punt] co [punt] uk (subject: Submission)
email: december [at] afive.co.uk
14/10/2017 - 03:37
Wotisart? #9 Call for Entries (December)
Wotisart is a portfolio magazine. Our goal is to allow unknown artists an avenue to show their work and gain some recognition in the industry and also to answer the question... What is art? We are now taking entries for the December issue of Wotisart?
email: december [at] wotisart.co.uk
13/10/2017 - 23:16
INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTO EXHIBITION | THEME | THE PORTRAIT
INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTO EXHIBITION | THEME | THE PORTRAIT
Entry Deadline | November 13th, 2017
Notice of Acceptance | November 22nd, 2017
Exhibition Dates | December 10th – January 12th, 2018
THEME | THE PORTRAIT
In her book, Portraits and Persons, writer Cynthia Freeland describes three essential elements that constitute a portrait: “(1) a recognizable physical body (2) an inner life, i.e., some sort of psychological or mental states and (3) self-presentation, or the "posing.”
Praxis Gallery seeks the submission of photographs that celebrate the aesthetic and conceptual considerations involved in the creation of the portrait: revealing personal narratives or new anthologies through the artistic representation of the subject. All genres, capture types, color and black & white, traditional and non-traditional photographic and digital post-production processes are welcome for submission.
JUROR | ROSS ANDERSON
Ross Anderson is an award-winning fine art photographer and filmmaker. His honors include the 2009 American Photographic Artists Grand Prize Award and the 2011 International Loupe Award. His portrait photography is currently featured in Creative Quarterly’s Fall 2017 issue. His photography has been exhibited in the US, Europe and Asia. Ross earned his MFA at the University of Falmouth in the UK. He currently lives and works in Minneapolis and is the director of Praxis Gallery.
ACCEPTANCE | AWARDS
Thirty images will be selected by the juror for exhibition at Praxis Gallery. A Juror’s Choice and Two Honorable mentions will be awarded by the juror and featured in the exhibition, the printed show catalog and the online show gallery. Award winners will receive a free show catalog. The Juror’s Choice winner will be featured in (and receive a complimentary copy of) Praxis Gallery’s Annual Review magazine.
ENTRY FEE | $35.00
The submission fee for entry is $35.00 for the first five images and $5.00 for each additional image. Payment is accepted by Credit / Debit Card through our secure online submission site.
ABOUT PRAXIS GALLERY | PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTS CENTER
Praxis Gallery and Photographic Arts Center is a community based arts organization that supports the development of emerging and established photographers. Praxis Gallery provides solo and group show exhibition opportunities to local and international media artists. Praxis Photographic Arts Center offers a range of learning opportunities for beginning, intermediate and professional photographers through workshops and seminars. With an emphasis on creative expression and innovation, Praxis promotes photographic exhibitions and learning opportunities that inform, challenge and engage the individual artist, with an imperative on promoting the work of our artists to local and international audiences.
Artist retains all copyrights to their own images. Artists whose photographs are accepted for exhibition grant Praxis Gallery the nonexclusive right to use and reproduce submitted photographs for exhibition purposes and for the purpose of marketing the exhibition, marketing related programs and subsequent display on Praxis Gallery's website. The artist's name and photo title will be included wherever the photographs are displayed.
TO APPLY PLEASE VISIT: https://www.praxisgallery.com/calls-for-entry
EMAIL: info [op] praxisgallery [punt] com
email: info [at] praxisgallery.com
13/10/2017 - 23:02
INFINITE Magazine Online exhibition: Self - Por·trait
Infinite Magazine is seeking submissions for online exhibit titled, Self-Portrait. An in depth look on how artists view themselves. Artists and photographers are invited to submit their best self portraits.
There will be a Best in Show award. Winner will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card, a mailed certificate, a full Artist Spotlight article in the magazine, a feature in our weekly newsletter, a write up on our Facebook page and a post on our Instagram feed.
Open to all art genre's/styles, all mediums - both 2D and 3D works accepted. Open internationally. Works must be clearly representational to the theme of "self portrait". We're looking for something amazing! Artists can submit up to 5 images.
Please visit for more information and to apply online: https://www.infinitemagazine.net/exhibits/
Deadline for submissions is November 30th, 2017.
email: ginger.infinityarttour [at] gmail.com