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
21/01/2020 - 03:21
Commission for 2020 Vision: 100 years of justice
The Magistrates Association is seeking to commission 20 artists from across the UK to create artworks for their 2020 Vision: 100 Years of Justice exhibition. This exhibition is celebrating the centenary of the organisation and will travel to 4 locations: Manchester, Birmingham, Cardiff and London. After the exhibition ends, the works will be donated to the Magistrates Association and permanently displayed in their various branches across the country.
More information & details on how to apply HERE
email: opportunities [at] yulia-i.com
21/01/2020 - 02:09
Call For Artists - A5 Portfolio #36 (March 2020)
A5 magazine wants to try and shine a light on some of the amazing artists working today. We are now taking entries for the March 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 March 2020
Entries can be emailed to us at march [op] afive [punt] co [punt] uk (subject: Submission)
email: march [at] afive.co.uk
20/01/2020 - 14:08
ACAF 2020 - Call For Artists
ACAF (Accessible Art Fair) is back on October 15-18, 2020 for its 14th edition, at the Bozar in Brussels.
All the works are carefully selected and handpicked by a panel of experts: Simon de Pury, Lisa De Simone, Eric Shiner, and Susan Cross among the others. ACAF’s mission is to bring undiscovered art and the artists behind it into the public eye. The fair creates an intimate platform between artists and collectors enabling a unique experience to discover art through the eyes of its creators.
Artists of all media are encouraged to apply to our Call for Artists until May 25.
Application for Artists and Collectives : https://forms.gle/inzPfMvM6azQMc3r9
Application for Sculpture and Design : https://forms.gle/D1BVmYcEoRShZw8t5
email: guillaume.acaf [at] gmail.com
20/01/2020 - 13:45
STARTS Prize 2020
Grand prize of the European Commission honoring innovation in technology, industry and society stimulated by the arts
STARTS is an initiative of the European Commission to foster alliances of technology and artistic practice. As part of this initiative, the STARTS Prize awards the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. The STARTS Prize of the European Commission is launched by Ars Electronica, BOZAR and Waag.
Two prizes, each with €20,000 prize money, are offered to honor innovative projects at the intersection of science, technology and the arts:
Grand Prize – Artistic Exploration Awarded for artistic exploration and art works where appropriation by the arts has a strong potential to influence or alter the use, deployment or perception of technology.
Grand Prize – Innovative Collaboration Awarded for innovative collaboration between industry or technology and the arts that opens new pathways for innovation.
Submission phase ends on March 2nd, 2020
More information: https://starts-prize.aec.at/en/open-call/
email: startsprize [at] ars.electronica.art
19/01/2020 - 05:44
Call for Artists: CICA Experimental Film and Video 2020
CICA Museum invites experimental film makers and artists worldwide to participate in the CICA Experimental Film and Video Exhibition 2020. We accept single-channel experimental films, video art, and animations.
*Installation & Shipping:
*How to submit your work:
If your work is selected, you will be required to pay the show 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, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
email: cicamuseum [at] gmail.com
17/01/2020 - 11:52
Artist Against Abuse
ARTIST AGAINST ABUSE | Call for Exhibition Proposals
Call for Entry Opens | January10, 2020
All Entries Due | May 5, 2020
Notification of Accepted Work E-mailed | May 20, 2020
Deadline for Receipt of Shipped Work |June 1, 2020
Deadline for Hand-Delivered Work | June 5, 2020
Exhibition Opens |June 12, 2020
Pick-up of Artwork |June 18
ABOUT PROJECT AND FOUNDATION
Jestem Tu presents an opportunity for artists of all types to share their work with the Nortwich community. Jestem Tu is a non-profit organization based in Poland. The goal of the foundation is to create art project conect with education which will be against abuse project.
Against Abuse Project is a new project of the Jestem Tu foundation. Our intention is to create a multi-year project in which artists and people who deal with violence in order to educate society will unite their forces. We want artists to share their works and the point of view of the problem with us. We intend to expand the project so that the exhibition can travel from city to city, from country to another country. What we show is our priority.
Submissions may include original art in any media, art collections, curiosities, and more.
Open to all artists, 18 years and older, world-wide, both amateur and professional, including alternative and traditional artwork. Questions about eligibility can be sent to
Exhibition take place in The Shoe Factory Social Club in Norwich between 12th and 18th June 2020. Private view will be at 12th June, date is The World Day Against Child Labour. Title of project is Against Abuse. We are looking for artist who presents faces of abuse at artworks. Choosen artworks will be show at exhibition Against Abuse and online on Against Abuse Project website. We are going to promote artist who will sent their works at project's Istagram profil.We love to develop Against Abuse Project and show the exhibition in othres cities and counties in the future.
All exhibitors must agree to the terms of the ouer contract (available upon request).
We are looking for: Fine Arts, Illustration / Comiks, Video / Animation, Other
A maximum of 3 entries per artists may be submitted for consideration; all media in 2D & 3D forms will be considered. 2D work must be suitably framed with all hardware necessary attached to hang gallery ready. Any artist with installation or digital works must speak with the Exhibitions Curator to coordinate presentation.
Artists may submit entries through the website using the online form (link), or if there are complications, the artist can email (information soon).
If you send your proposal via email, application should include:
1. No more then three samples of work:
- List title, year, medium, size, and price (as applicable).
- Format images as JPEG with your name, the work in the titleand the year (i.e. marysia.gasecka.abuse.2019.jpeg)
2. Brief artist statement
3. Contact info (phone/email)
Free of charge.
The Shoe Factory Social Club. Norwich. England. (http://shoefactorysocial.club)
Jestem Tu reserves the right to photograph and reproduce, in color or black and white, all artwork accepted for this exhibition (regardless of copyright) for educational and publicity purposes.
DELIVERY & PICK-UP
Accepted works are to be hand-delivered or shipped in reusable crate(s) or carton(s). Included with each work, card listing Name, Address, Phone, Title, Media, Dimensions, and Price. Attach card to the back of the 2D work or base of 3D work. Work is shipped at the artist’s expense to the mg [op] artistagainstabuse [punt] org. Accepted artists shipping their work must include a prepaid return label for return shipping. If submitted artwork comes without prepaid label it becomes the property of the Jestem Tu at the close of the exhibition. All hand-delivered work must be picked up at the close of the exhibition or work becomes the property of the Jestem Tu to dispose of as it sees fit. Accepted works must remain for the duration of the exhibition.
email: mg [at] artistagainstabuse.org
17/01/2020 - 05:23
Call for proposals | HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures
Rookwood General Cemetery (Sydney, NSW) invites individual and group proposals for HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2020.
Awards and honorariums total value over $34,000.
Entry is free. Proposals are open to emerging, mid-career and established artists for new or existing works that relate to the exhibition’s themes.
We are looking for sculptural works that respond to the cemetery and engage with HIDDEN’s themes of history, culture, remembrance, diversity, love, mourning, spirituality, cycles of life and the passage of time. Proposals are invited from a wide range of artistic approaches, materials and forms, including kinetic elements, performance and participatory engagements. We are looking for a broad span of works ranging from celebratory, big, bright and colourful through to contemplative, personal, intimate and thought provoking.
For terms and conditions and application: http://www.hiddeninrookwood.com.au/hidden-rookwood-sculptures
email: marketing [at] rookwoodcemetery.com.au
16/01/2020 - 13:04
Join us! Equality and diversity for the Art World!
“Almost one third of solo shows in US museums go to artists represented by just
“85% of artists in major U.S. museums are white” - (Cornell University, 2018)
“Overall, 96.1% of artworks sold at auction are by male artists” - (Fabian Bocart, 2018)
Do you want to create an artworld where the importance of the artists and the value of the art works is based in their quality and not by the fame?
ODBK - Organization for the Democratization of the Visual Arts*
ODBK is an activist organization that aims to create a more equal, diverse and democratic art world.We want to see a bigger number of active participants in the decision making which defines the current and future art world. By decision making ODBK refers to the ability to influence the selection of artists in art spaces – public or private, known or unknown, the relevance and importance of artists and their works for the art world, cap-prices of artworks, and distribution of public funds for the arts.
email: info [at] odbk.tk
16/01/2020 - 10:38
ART CALL: Nebulous
OPEN CALL for Artists living in Berlin to join group exhibition “Nebulous”
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Sunday, February 16th at 11:59PM
EXHIBITION DATE: March.27.2020- March.28.2020
We are the product of our communities, geographies, gender, sexuality, DNA, history, experiences, trauma, feelings, otherness, sameness, and energy.
You can find the application on our website: studio-baustelle.org
email: info [at] studio-baustelle.org
14/01/2020 - 22:21
VisArts Emerging Curator Program 2020
Emerging Curator Program 2020
Ends on February 14, 2020
VisArts Emerging Curator Program 2020
email: smain [at] visartscenter.org