Call for Artists

Call for Artists

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Call for artists

20/02/2017 - 09:34
Denmark

KONTEMPO - IS THIS KNIT?

Call for Entries

 

Between May 29th - June 11th 2017(week 22 and 23) the exhibition “is this knit” will be

hosted by KONTEMPO.

Members of KONTEMPO may enter their applications for this exhibition.

To be a member pay 100 kr to: reg:5341 konto: 0247932 ( for 1 year )

 

A selection of artworks will be admitted to the “is this knit” exhibition, which relates to the

question “is this knit”? We want to invite KONTEMPO members to discuss what knit is or

can be in a contemporary textile context. Because what is knit?

We want to show that knit can be something else and is more than a warm sweater! That

knitting is storytelling, love and culture, but may also give answers to many present

challenges within acoustic developments, welfare design and architecture.

You should apply with new works, not shown before.

 

The exhibition is censored. The jury is comprised of 3 recognised capacities each within

their areas of expertise: Li Edelkoort, Isabel Berglund and Ulrik Martin Larsen

 

- Deadline for entry fee: 29th March / 300 kr.

- Deadline for entry: 31st March / time: 12:00

- Reply to admissions: medio april

- Delivery of artworks: 8th - 9th May.

 

Procedure for application:

 

  • 1)Payment of fee: 300 kr. and receiving an anonymization number via: 
  •    www.kontemposignup.bigcartel.com
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  • 2)Submit application to exhibition to info [op] kontempo [punt] dk
  •    The application must consist of 2 pages A4 in a pdf format, which describes the project
  •    with images and only English text (max. 250 words). Remember: Only new 
  •    work will be considered.

 

www.kontempo.dk

https://www.facebook.com/kontempoTextiles/

https://www.instagram.com/kontempo_textiles/


email: info [at] kontempo.dk
website: http://kontempo.dk/
19/02/2017 - 21:59
Spain

International Art Meeting and Exhibit


ARTSevilla – International Art Meeting and Exhibit, is a four days annual art event that is taking place in Seville, from 26 to 29 October, 2016. ARTSevilla - with its wide range of exhibitions, activities and seminars - opens frontiers, stimulates creation, innovation and freedom of criticism, and enables new channels of knowledge and reflection about art. We promote dialog between well known artists, culture professionals, students and visitors coming from all over the world hoping that they can enjoy the event to the fullest.

We encourage fine arts academies and universities from all over the world to participate bringing with them their best art students, graduated artists and teachers. Universities from London, Berlin, Beijing, Porto, Madrid, Seville and Valencia participated in the last edition. 


email: irenevillen [at] artsevilla.es
website: http://www.artsevilla.es
19/02/2017 - 21:00
United States

PGH Int'l Performance Art Festival

Pittsburgh's annual Performance Art Festival (PAF) is a weekend long event featuring site-specific performances and art interventions by multi-media artists from around the world. Applicants are encouraged to submit living art, durational and time-based performances, interactive new-media, installations, documentations, and collaborative works among other forms of performance. 


This year PAF will be presented in Glitterbox Theatre and Pittsburgh Filmmakers, located at
460 Melwood Avenue. Pittsburgh, PA.
August 26th-27th.

Apply through our website: http://www.pghpaf.com


After submitting work for review artists will be notified for interviews shortly thereafter. Selected artists will be provided housing and meals for the days of the festival. Our team is currently pursuing funding and will announce stipends in late spring.

Our $10 submission fees are added directly to our artist stipend fund.

 

Submission deadline: Wednesday May 31st

Questions? Visit: http://www.pghpaf.com/contact.html


email: pghpaf [at] gmail.com
website: http://www.pghpaf.com
19/02/2017 - 08:15
United States

$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions Deadline - March 31, 2017

We offer a small art purchase award to help serious artists keep working. Our award is open worldwide to all visual artists, including but not limited to those working in traditional styles, ie., painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, glass, or with digital/new media, installation, photography and film/video. 

 

Complete submission guidelines at: http://www.workingartist.org/submission-guidelines.html .

 

info [op] workingartist [punt] org 

 

Also look out for our next quarterly Photography Award Deadline: March 17, 2017!

 

Working Artist Org. is dedicated to discovering, collecting, and promoting great art and artists.


email: workingartistgrant [at] gmail.com
website: http://www.workingartist.org/
19/02/2017 - 07:49

$10,000 in Cash Prizes - Dave Bown Projects - 14th Semiannual Competition

You’re Invited to Participate

Selection Process
Early entries are encouraged. Previewing will occur on a daily and weekly basis as submissions are received.

What our past prize recipients are saying 
“Receiving an ... award from Dave Bown Projects ... afforded me the opportunity to ... buy additional supplies I needed, in particular, larger panels to paint on ... the recognition on their web site gained me more web site traffic and I got the opportunity to work with a new gallery as a direct result of the recognition from the award.”
— Brenda Hope Zappitell 

Find out more about What our past prize recipients and jurors are saying on: davebownprojects.com

What our past jurors are saying 
“Mr. Bown is a well-respected patron of museums and individual artists ... I applaud his investment in supporting emerging artists.”
— Claire C. Carter, Curator of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art 

“The artists who applied to Dave Bown Projects capture the diversity and vibrancy of contemporary art today.”
— Carmen Hermo, Assistant Curator for Collections, Guggenheim Museum, New York

“Dave Bown Projects ... rewards innovation with the kind of unrestricted generosity and opportunity that has become all too rare in today's market-driven art culture.”
— Al Miner, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Prospectus
davebownprojects.com


We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your submission. 


Dave Bown 
+1 (917) 365-5265 
info [op] davebownprojects [punt] com

davebownprojects.com


© 2017 Dave Bown Projects


email: info [at] davebownprojects.com
website: http://davebownprojects.com
17/02/2017 - 13:26
Germany

Cancan Exhibition Competition - Photographers OPEN CALL

Calling all international photographers!

 

In connection with the new exhibition Y.A. Collections, Cancan (brand by Oliviakcompany) is calling out for photographers from all over the world to take part in our Cancan Exhibition Competition for photographers.

 

Apply now for the chance to have your work showcased and promoted at LemoArt Gallery in Berlin!

 

All artists entering the competition will have their work presented digitally on a display in the gallery, and will enter an audience vote where visitors and guests of the gallery will vote for their favourite work. The top 10 selected photographers from the competition will be listed on our website for 1 month and will be promoted across our social media platforms. The top 3 international photographers will be selected by the gallery jury and will have up to 3 art works exhibited at LemoArt Gallery in Berlin and online for 1 month, their work will also be promoted across our social media platforms. Not only this, but these top 3 selected artists will also enter the “Cancan Exhibition Competition Finals” alongside other competition winners from other categories, and be in with a chance of winning the 300€ cash prize.

 


To Apply:

 

Please contact us via email at contact [op] cancan-online [punt] com to request a registration form, which will include detailed information about the competition and payment information.

 

Subject line:  Cancan Exhibition Competition - Photography

 

Deadline:  March 10th, 2017

 

Participation fee per work:  20€
(You can submit as many works as you like.)

Please note:  Payment is only made by artists who are accepted into the competition.

 

We welcome and encourage artists from all nationalities to apply.

 

Connect with us:

 

Email: contact [op] cancan-online [punt] com

Website: www.cancan-online.com

Facebook 1: Oliviakcompany

Facebook 2: Cancan

 


email: contact [at] cancan-online.com
website: http://www.cancan-online.com
17/02/2017 - 10:43
Greece

Postcards from home

What is HOME? where do you feel like HOME and why? How does it feel in your new home? What do you miss? Is there an object that makes you feel HOME? A gesture , a movement , something abstract?

 

POSTCARDS from HOME is an art community project that brings together local communities, refugees, immigrants and artists to reflect, create and send a postcard on the idea of HOME.

Each postcard has on one side the picture taken from the participant and on the back side of the postcard the story of the photo, along with the details of the participant, if he/she want to share them.

Postcards are uploaded and presented in a permanent exhibition in postcardsfromhome.net and in the facebook group @postcardsfromhome.net.All the participations will be part of an installation to be presented in 6th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art 2017. We look forward to your participation !

 

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COPYRIGHT

All entries must be original work and the participant must either be the sole owner or the transferee of the copyright.
By entering the project, participants retain full copyright of their images. However, participants also agree to be bound by Facebook legal terms (https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms). Participants also grant the organisers the right to publish and exhibit uploaded photographs only for reasons connected with the project idea and after mutual agreement.
No fee will be payable by the organisers for this use.
Participants should retain the original digital file/negative of their entry as they may be asked to prove ownership of the work, as well as providing the promoter with the photo in the highest possible resolution

 


email: info [at] postcardsfromhome.net
website: http://postcardsfromhome.net
17/02/2017 - 06:29
United States

Newsletter: A Collection of Ideas-in-Progress

Newsletter is a collaborative archive of idea fragments that span the art making process and practice – notes, documents, project proposals, research materials, etc.

Newsletter is largely a text-based forum, but drawings / images will be considered if they serve their accompanied text.  “Finished” work will not be considered.
Each issue will include submissions received before the last day of the month.

Contact us at

unitedprojectsnewsletter [op] gmail [punt] com

with materials for review

Every twelve issues will be published into a hard copy volume and distributed to libraries and museums around the world. 
 


email: unitedprojectsnewsletter [at] gmail.com
website: http://www.unitedprojectsnewsletter.com
16/02/2017 - 21:12
Canada

ViewPoint Gallery's 2017 International Photography Competition.

Announcing the fifth annual call for submissions. An opportunity to exhibit your work for one month at ViewPoint Gallery, the only gallery in Halifax dedicated solely to photography. Open to all subject matter. 12  winning images will be professionally printed, framed, exhibited and offered for sale by ViewPoint starting in June, 2017.

 

 

 

 


email: info [at] viewpointgallery.ca
website: http://www.viewpointgallery.ca/international-competition
16/02/2017 - 13:20
Germany

Cancan Exhibition Competition - Sculpture OPEN CALL

Calling all international sculpture artists!

 

In connection with the new exhibition Y.A. Collections, Cancan (brand by Oliviakcompany) is calling out for sculpture artists from all over the world to take part in our Cancan Exhibition Competition for sculpture artists.

 

Apply now for the chance to have your work showcased and promoted at LemoArt Gallery in Berlin!

 

All artists entering the competition will have their work presented digitally on a display in the gallery, and will enter an audience vote where visitors and guests of the gallery will vote for their favourite work. The top 10 selected sculpture artists from the competition will be listed on our website for 1 month and will be promoted across our social media platforms. The top 3 international sculpture artists will be selected by the gallery jury and will have up to 3 art works exhibited at LemoArt Gallery in Berlin and online for 1 month, their work will also be promoted across our social media platforms. Not only this, but these top 3 selected artists will also enter the “Cancan Exhibition Competition Finals” alongside other competition winners from other categories, and be in with a chance of winning the 300€ cash prize.

 


To Apply:

 

Please contact us via email at contact [op] cancan-online [punt] com to request a registration form, which will include detailed information about the competition and payment information.

 

Subject line:  Cancan Exhibition Competition - Sculpture

 

Deadline:  March 5th, 2017

 

Participation fee per work:  20€
(You can submit as many works as you like.)

 

Please note:  Payment is only made by artists who are accepted into the competition.

 

We welcome and encourage artists from all nationalities to apply.

 

Connect with us:

 

Email: contact [op] cancan-online [punt] com

Website: www.cancan-online.com

Facebook 1: Oliviakcompany

Facebook 2: Cancan


email: contact [at] cancan-online.com
website: http://www.cancan-online.com

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