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.

Please note that this is a free posting board, not curated or edited by the DutchCulture | TransArtists team. We do not take any responsibility of double checking all the calls published on this page.

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Call for artists

10/07/2019 - 09:12
South Korea

Call for Artists: Portrait 2020: Open to Portrait Photography, Painting, and Video Art

Call for Artists: Portrait 2020: Open to Portrait Photography, Painting, and Video Art
CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in “Portrait 2020,” the International Exhibition on Portrait. We accept photographs, prints, paintings, video art, sculpture and installation works.

*Category
-Photographs & 2D Digital Art
-Video & Interactive Art
-Painting, Sculpture & Installation Art

*Installation
-Photographs & 2D Digital Art
Selected works will be printed in 10×15 or 10×10 inches, framed, and installed by our curators & assistants. If requested by the artist, works can be printed and framed in larger sizes. Additional fees may apply.

-Video & Interactive Art
We will provide projectors and DVD/DIVX players for the show. Multiple single-channel works will be screen through a projector. If the work is required to be screened through a projector exclusively, or more than two projectors/monitors are needed, please indicate the special requirements in the submission email. Additional fees may apply.

-Painting, Sculpture & Installation Art
The artist is responsible for the shipment and delivery of his/her physical work to and from CICA Museum, as well as all related expenses. The two-dimensional work should be no larger than 39 inch (1 m) on the longest side, and the installation piece should be no larger than 39x39x79 inches (1 x 1 x 2 m, w x l x h). The work that needs to be mounted on the wall should not exceed 10 kg. Please indicate in the submission email if you are interested in exhibiting works exceeding the size/weight limit.

*Deadline: July 30, 2019

*Exhibition Dates: January 22 – February 9, 2020

***The dates are subject to change.

*How to submit your work:
– Please send us up to 3 direct links to video, up to 5 JPG images, and your bio. Please email them to “cicamuseum [punt] submission [op] gmail [punt] com.”
– Please write “Submission: Portrait – Category – Artist’s Name” in the subject line of your email.

If your work is selected, you will be required to pay the show processing & maintenance fee: $60 (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.


email: cicamuseum [at] gmail.com
website: http://cicamuseum.com
09/07/2019 - 21:19
United States

Artist Bike Racks and Benches, Midtown Reno

The City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission (RACC) invites you to submit your proposals for artistic benches and bike racks for the Midtown District of Reno, Nevada.

The RACC is seeking proposals from artists or artist teams for artistic bike racks and benches. These pieces will be creative placemaking streetscape elements. Materials proposed must be able to withstand weather and urban environment. Purchase price for each bench will be from $2,500 to $5,500 and each bike rack will be from $1,000 to $2,500. There is the possibility of commissioning multiples from one artist or artist team


email: galleries [at] reno.gov
website: https://www.reno.gov/community/arts-culture/call-for-artists
09/07/2019 - 20:51
United States

National Bowling Stadium Call for Artists

The City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission (RACC) invites you to submit your proposals for a $55,000 public art commission for the interior of the National Bowling Stadium Reno, Nevada. The RACC is seeking proposals from artists or artist teams who have experience working on public art projects interested in creating a suspended/hanging artwork for an interior space in the National Bowling Stadium (NBS), located in Downtown Reno. The Reno Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority operates the NBS, which attracts regional and national bowling tournaments, from 50,000 to 60,000 people.


email: galleries [at] reno.gov
website: https://www.reno.gov/community/arts-culture/call-for-artists
08/07/2019 - 01:58
United Kingdom

Call for Artists - A5 Portfolio #30 (September 2019)

A5 magazine wants to try and shine a light on some of the amazing artists working today. We are now taking entries for the September 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 September 2019

 

Entries can be emailed to us at september [op] afive [punt] co [punt] uk (subject: Submission)

 

Instagram: @a5zine

Twitter: @a5zine

Website: www.afive.co.uk


email: september [at] afive.co.uk
website: http://www.afive.co.uk
07/07/2019 - 20:18
United Kingdom

Call for Artists - Wotisart #30 (September 2019)

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 September issue of Wotisart?

Brief: send us a large digital image of your work (the bigger the better). Also send us any information you think is relevant. 

Deadline: 28th August 2019

Entries can be emailed to us at september [op] wotisart [punt] co [punt] uk (subject: Submission)

Instagram: @wotisart
Twitter: @wotisart
Website: www.wotisart.co.uk


email: september [at] wotisart.co.uk
website: http://www.wotisart.co.uk
07/07/2019 - 19:41
United States

Analog Film Photography Exhibition

Deadline: September 21

Exhibition Dates: Friday October 4-31, 2019 
Opening Reception: Friday October 4, 6-9:00 pm

Each exhibition will have 25 photographs selected by the juror for exhibition at the gallery.

An additional 15 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibition in our on-line gallery annex and will be projected on a slide show during the open reception.

All 40 photographs from the show will be included in a book available for purchase on Blurb Books. 


Rules/Guidelines
AFPA will provide Free printing, Free matting and Free framing for all of our exhibitions. The photographers who are selected into the exhibition by the juror will provide a high resolution Tiff or JPEG file for our gallery to print.

All exhibition prints will be kept in a flat file after the show for future sale and promotion for the photographer. This will allow the association to further promote our photographers and exhibitions to collectors, curators, critics and to the general public. AFPA will shred all gallery prints after 5 years of exhibition in the flat files.

File agreement for accepted photographers: 
AFPA will only print one exhibition print. If there is a sale inquiry, the photographer will be notified before a sale is confirmed, edition information will be discussed with photographer, the photographer will be sent a authentication document to be signed and go with the print to the collector. No sale or printing of file will happen without prior consent and agreement of photographer. All rights remain to the file and print with the photographer, to be used only with their prior consent. Exhibition print will not be sold, but used in our website and social media only to promote the photographers work.

 

Notification
All photographers will be notified 10-12 days after the deadline about juror selections.

Entry Fee: $35 per entry (an entry includes up to 5 photos). Use Pay Pal to pay the entry fee at 
info [op] analogfilmphotographyassociation [punt] com

Analog Film Photography Exhibition
2019

 

How to apply:

Send in the entry fee and then send an email to: info [op] analogfilmphotographyassociation [punt] com

Title the email: Analog Film Exhibition

In the body of the email please include the following info:

Your Name 
Exhibition Name 
Titles of Included Photos with corresponding file name 
Attach up to 5 photos, as instructed below

File Set Up: Jpeg files, 1024 pixels on the longest side at 72 DPI, 3MB or less each (saved).

Name Files: firstname_lastname1.jpg, firstname_lastname2.jpg, firstname_lastname3.jpg, etc…

 

Eligibility: The exhibition is open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional.

 

Copyright: All rights to the photographs remain with the photographer.


email: info [at] analogfilmphotographyassociation.com
website: https://analogfilmphotographyassociation.com
07/07/2019 - 04:40
United Kingdom

Call for Artists - Average Art 38 (September 2019)

Average Art is an industry focused art magazine. Our goal is to draw attention to self representing artists. We are now taking entries for the September edition of Average Art Magazine.

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: 22nd August 2019

Entries can be emailed to us at september [op] averageart [punt] co [punt] uk (subject: Submission)

Instagram: @averagearts

Twitter: @averagearts

 

Website: www.averageart.co.uk


email: september [at] averageart.co.uk
website: http://www.averageart.co.uk
05/07/2019 - 20:41
Canada

Sculpture Studio Practicum | Visual Arts

Dates: January 06 - December 11, 2020
Application Deadline: August 14, 2019

 

Studio Practicum programs provide an opportunity for participants to expand and enhance their technical skills in mediums supported by Banff Centre’s Visual Arts production facilities.

This program offers practical experience in the areas of tool maintenance and safety, woodworking with hand tools and heavy equipment (table saw, band saw, planer, jointer, miter saw), metal working and metal casting (bronze and aluminum), and training in sculpture studio operation for support of artistic practice.

Sculpture Studio Practicum participants will receive mentorship and feedback from the Sculpture Facilitator, and assist in the delivery of Visual Arts residency programs and events. Participants learn maintenance and safe operation of equipment, and provide assistance to the Sculpture Facilitator, in support of artists in residence utilizing the sculpture facilities.

 

What does the program offer?

 

Learning opportunities will arise through workshops, demonstrations, and instruction in studio training. Individual learning objectives and goals are determined in consultation with a mentor at the beginning of the program. Sculpture is the principal focus of this program, however supplementary learning opportunities may be offered in other Visual Arts disciplines throughout the program.

Practicum participants will experience hands-on learning in support of artist projects in Visual Arts residency programs. Participants will receive mentorship to strengthen their technical and artistic knowledge, communication, critical thinking, teamwork, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

The regular course of study for the Sculpture Studio Practicum is 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Participants have the opportunity to spend one weekday focused on independent study, while the other four weekdays are dedicated to supporting the Sculpture Facilitator, artists in residence, and regular departmental projects.  

 

 

Who should apply?

 

This program is suited for recent graduates of studio-based programs with an emphasis on sculpture. The programs offer experience within a professional organization for those seeking careers as studio technicians, production assistants, or those in pursuit of graduate studies. Applicants must exhibit foundational skills in various sculptural processes through their portfolio submissions.

Artists from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, with a special invitation to individuals of Indigenous descent.

 

Apply Online

 

Application fee: $65

Indigenous applicants: $35

 

*The Tuition fee is covered 100% by financial assistance from Banff Centre.

 

Successful applicants will receive a daily living allowance while part of the program. Practicums are responsible for their own room and board costs but are eligible for subsidized Banff Centre housing based on availability.

 

Eligibility

 

As this program exceeds six months in length, enrollment is limited to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. This is due to changes made by the Government of Canada to international student visa regulations, effective June 1, 2014. 

 


email: arts_info [at] banffcentre.ca
website: https://www.banffcentre.ca
05/07/2019 - 20:36
Canada

Printmaking Studio Practicum | Visual Arts

Dates: January 06 - December 11, 2020

Application Deadline: August 14, 2019

 

Studio Practicum programs provide an opportunity for participants to expand and enhance their technical skills in mediums supported by Banff Centre’s Visual Arts production facilities.

This program offers practical experience in screen printing, intaglio, lithography, typography, digital printing and software, fibre, papermaking, and new technology. Participants receive training in both printmaking and papermaking studio operation in support of their artistic practice.

Printmaking Studio Practicum participants will receive mentorship and feedback from the Print and Paper Facilitator, and assist in the delivery of Visual Arts residency programs and events. Participants learn maintenance and safe operation of equipment, and provide assistance to the Print and Paper Facilitator, in support of artists in residence utilizing the printmaking and papermaking facilities. 

 

What does the program offer?

Learning opportunities will arise through workshops, demonstrations, and instruction in studio training. Individual learning objectives and goals are determined in consultation with a mentor at the beginning of the program. Printmaking is the principal focus of this program, however supplementary learning opportunities may be offered in other Visual Arts disciplines throughout the program.

Practicum participants will experience hands-on learning in support of artist projects in Visual Arts residency programs. Participants will receive mentorship to strengthen their technical and artistic knowledge, communication, critical thinking, teamwork, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

The regular course of study for the Printmaking Studio Practicum is 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Participants have the opportunity to spend one weekday focused onindependent study, while the other four weekdays are dedicated to supporting the Print and Paper Facilitator, artists in residence, and regular departmental events.  

 

Who should apply?

This program is suited for recent graduates of studio-based programs with an emphasis on printmaking. The programs offers experience within a professional organization for those seeking careers as studio technicians or production assistants, or those in pursuit of graduate studies.

Applicants must exhibit foundational skills in printmaking through their portfolio submissions and express interest in papermaking and related techniques.

Artists from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, with a special invitation to individuals of Indigenous descent.

 

Apply Online

 

Application fee: $65

Indigenous applicants: $35

 

*The Tuition fee is covered 100% by financial assistance from Banff Centre.

 

Successful applicants will receive a daily living allowance while part of the program. Practicums are responsible for their own room and board costs but are eligible for subsidized Banff Centre housing based on availability

 

Eligibility

As this program exceeds six months in length, enrolment is limited to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. This is due to changes made by the Government of Canada to international student visa regulations, effective June 1, 2014. 


email: arts_info [at] banffcentre.ca
website: https://www.banffcentre.ca
05/07/2019 - 15:52

“Water” International Call - Art & Literature Journal - Deadline August 31, 2019

| Theme:

Water nourishes, cleanses, and renews. A drop of water can save a life. A torrent of water can destroy it. Water moves along the path of least resistance, yet can carve mountains. It can take the form of solid, liquid, and vapour. The meanings of water run deep across cultures and time, as seen in rituals, myths, and modern narratives. Reveal your visions of WATER.

 

| Eligible Submissions:

Entries may include 2- and 3-dimensional media, such as paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry, fabric, sculpture, photos of performance art, fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 900 words). Submissions must be the original work of the applicant(s). Apply using the online form.

 

| Highlights:

Publication in a brilliant art magazine and online 2-year exhibition. Four top applicants will receive a feature section with a profile written about them. Up to 40 applicants will be selected for the full exhibition, all to be showcased in the magazine and the juried online exhibition.

 

| About ArtAscent:

The mission of ArtAscent is to promote artists of images and words, and connect them with art lovers. This is accomplished by calls for artists and writers, artist profiling, art magazine publication, and artist and writer online showcasing. Each call is theme based, with the intent to showcase diverse creative explorations of that theme via various media. This marketing tool is created by artists and writers, for artists and writers. This is our art! ArtAscent provides opportunity for the voice of writers and vision of artists to shared in a professional and accessible platform. We are a bright community of creatives and art lovers.


email: info [at] artascent.com
website: https://ArtAscent.com/themed-call-application-information/
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