National
Call for Artists
Jul25

The Beverly Hills Art Show

Fine artists are invited to apply to the autumn edition of The Beverly Hills Art Show, held October 21 & 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, CA. $5,000 distributed among various awards: First Place in category, Most Original Work, Best of Show, Best Art Display. The show, now 45 years old, brings art enthusiasts from all over Southern California and beyond to four historic garden blocks, attracting 40,000 art lovers from the west side of Los Angeles and adjacent areas, along with regional art dealers, guests from all the area hotels, and even out-of-state patrons who come specifically for this event. It is consistently highly rated by the major national publications that review outdoor art events across the country. We are particularly seeking artists for a special feature called "Ghostly": art that addresses the ethereal, the departed, and all things past that seem to linger in the present. The following categories of art are acceptable: Painting, Sculpture, Mixed Media 3D, Mixed Media 2D, Traditional Drawing and Printmaking, Photography, Ceramics, Glass, Installation/Performance - work submitted must be less than 5 years old. $35 application fee. Early deadline: July 18; Late deadline: July 25. More info. Contact: email or call (310) 285-6836.
International
Call for Artists
Jul26

Portraits 2018 Photography Call for Entry | Open Internationally

The Center for Fine Art Photography announces a call to artists for a juried photography exhibition, February 23 - March 24, 2018 in Fort Collins, Colorado. Juror"s Award: $400, Director's Award: $200, Honorable Mention Awards: 1-year membership and submission to a Call for Entry. Juror: Paul Martineau, associate curator in the Department of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum. Open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional. Submit your portraits! A portrait is a visual representation that portrays the likeness of a person or self. All styles of portraits are welcome. All genres, capture types and photographic processes and post production processes are eligible for the exhibition. Members $24 for the three images. Non-Members: $38 for the first three images. Deadline: July 26, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 970/224-1010.
International
Call for Artists
Jul26

"Fluid": Call For Entries

The Four Barrel Art Department is happy to announce a juried art exhibition based on the theme 'Fluid'. We seek to fill our cafe gallery at Four Barrel Coffee in San Francisco, California with artwork based around the fluidity of paints and inks, and any related interpretation of this concept. Free flowing acrylic, ink, and resin are the materials that first come to mind, but artists may submit work made with any mediums that deal with fluidity, with the exception of free standing sculpture. We are primarily looking for nonrepresentational abstraction, but again are open to surprises. Artwork must be able to be hung on a wall, and we will choose work in a variety of sizes. There is no entry fee, and a maximum of 5 images may be submitted per artist. The exhibit will run September 22 - November 9, 2017. Deadline: July 26, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Jul31

American Icon Art Competition

The Sausalito Art Festival invites artists to enter the 2017 American Icon Art Competition. Winners will be exhibited at the world famous Sausalito Art Festival over Labor Day Weekend, September 1-4 in Sausalito, CA. $3,000 in awards. All media. $10 for one entry, $25 for 3 entries. Deadline: July 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 415-332-3555.
National
Call for Artists
Aug1

33rd Annual Ridgway Rendezvous Art and Crafts Festival

Weehawken Creative Arts seeks artists for the Ridgway Rendezvous Art and Crafts Festival, August 12 & 13, 2017 at Hartwell Park (Ridgway Town Park) in Ridgway, CO. Any artist or craftsperson exhibiting his or her own original works of art may apply. Categories include: Bath Products Including Candles, Ceramics, Drawing & Graphics, Fiber, Food/Concessions, Glass, Gourmet, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Wearable Art, and Wood. See application for specific requirements. $35 application fee. Art Booths: $250 for each 10x10 space. First Deadline: Feb 28th, Final Deadline: Aug 1st. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 970-318-0150.
National
Call for Artists
Aug1

American Craft Council Show - San Francisco, CA

The American Craft Council seeks artists for its show in San Francisco, August 3-5, 2018 at the Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion. We encourage you to apply if you produce original work in any of the following categories: basketry, ceramics, clothing and accessories, decorative fiber, furniture and lighting, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone, toys and puzzles, and wood. $15 processing fee + $30 for each show application. Deadline: August 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 800-836-3470.
Local
Call for Artists
Aug1

Call for Visual Artists- One Day Art Show

Conception is currently accepting artists for our one day event at Iron Triangle Brewing in Los Angeles Thursday, August 10th. Join us for a fun night of networking, displaying and selling your work. We feature painters, sculptors, photographers as well as specialty wood, glass and metal artisans. See examples of participating artists and events onour website, facebook, and instagram @conceptionartists and @conceptionartshow. To submit your work/be contacted to have your questions answered personally please go toour website and choose "submit work". Our staff will be in touch within 24-48 hrs. Conception Exhibits are now taking place across the US, and have been featured in the Dallas Patron Magazine, Wall St Journal and ABC news. No entry fee. Deadline: August 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Aug5

All Things Salmon - art competition

Coos Art Museum in Coos Bay, Oregon announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 13 - December 9, 2017. Awards: $1,000, $350, $250 and 4 Honorable Mention. Juror: Dr. Deana Dartt-Newton. Open to all artists over 18 years of age. Artists are invited to submit up to three original works of art on any theme related to Salmon, folklore, sport fishing or the Salmon industry. Works will be selected on the basis of creative excellence and quality of execution. All works must be original and completed within the last two years. Accepted works meant for wall hanging must be ready with all necessary hardware in place. Framed size limitation of 4'x8' and a weight limitation of 50 pounds. Eligible mediums: Paintings; Drawings; Hand pulled prints, etchings, serigraphs; Photography (film or digital); Mixed media; Fiber & textiles - wall hangings; Fiber & textiles - wearable - must supply display device; Sculptures; Glass - blown, fused or leaded stained - if to be suspended, must include a secure hanging or display device; Turned and carved wood; Jewelry. $20 for one work, $10 more for second, $10 more for third. Deadline: August 5, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 541-267-3901.
International
Call for Artists
Aug6

Collage and Digital Madness

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA presents Collage and Digital Madness, September 7-29, 2017. For this artist opportunity the gallery is seeking works in Collage, Digital Art, Computer Art, Mixed Media, and New Media. Open to all artists, professional and amateur. $35 entry fee. Deadline: August 6, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Aug9

Portraiture: Looking at Photography

Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, September 1-20, 2017. Juror: Annick Sjobakken. Open to all photographers. 24 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibiton at the gallery. An additional 30 photographs will be selected for an online exhibition. $35 entry fee. Deadline: August 9, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 503-804-5032.
International
Call for Artists
Aug12

Bold Expressions Open International Exhibition

Northern California Arts, Inc. announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 3-29, 2017 at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center in Carmichael, CA. $1000 best of show, $3000 total cash and gift awards. Juror: David Lobenberg. Original artwork, no photography, film or crafts. $45 for 1, 2 or 3 entries. Deadline: August 12, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 916-966-8910.
International
Call for Artists
Aug13

Dogs, Dogs, Dogs! Photography Exhibition

1650 Gallery in Los Angeles, California seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, August 26 - September 24, 2017. Best In Show, 2nd Place and 3rd Place. Juror: Andrew Overtoom. Open to all photographers internationally. $35 for five images / $5 each additional image. Deadline: August 13, 2017. More info. Contact: email
Statewide
Call for Artists
Aug15

This Is Colorado

Heritage Fine Arts Guild announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 10 to November 2 at Colorado Gallery of the Arts, Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, Colorado. Cash and art vendor awards. Juror: Lance Green. Two dimensional work only. No computer art or photography. $35 for members. $40 for non-members. Deadline: August 15, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 303-594-4667.
Regional
Call for Artists
Aug18

Stockton Art League 5th Jury Regional Show

The Stockton Art League announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, September 5-28, 2017 at Goodwin Gallery in Stockton, CA. $2,300 in cash awards - 1st place, 2nd place, Honorable Mention (in 8 categories) and Best of Show. Juror: David Peterson. Eligible media: acrylics, oil, watermedia, photography, pastel, graphics, mixed media, 3-D sculpture. No computer art or computer enhanced photography. $20 each entry - Five maximum entries allowed. Deadline: August 18, 2017. Hand deliver or enter online at Smarter Entry, once logged in. More info. Contact: email or call 209-603-2375.
Local
Call for Artists
Aug22

Call for Southern California Artists

Discover Emerging Artists Showcase is looking for original wall art and sculpture work to exhibit and sell in our Laguna Beach Art Gallery. This is an open and ongoing call. All genres accepted. To submit your work for consideration, please thoroughly check out the FAQ's (including our preferred retail price range) on our Artist Submission web site. There is no fee to submit your work for exhibition and sale consideration. Deadline: August 22, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-444-5330.
International
Call for Artists
Aug22

All Abstract, All Media

Western Bureau Arts Silicon Valley is seeking abstract and non-objective art in all styles and mediums for its upcoming group exhibition, September 17-30, 2017 in San Jose, CA. This call for art is open to living artists worldwide, both professional and amateur. $40 (up to 3 images). Deadline: August 22, 2017. More info.
International
Call for Artists
Aug28

LACDA 2017 International Juried Competition

Enter the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art's juried competition for digital art and photography. Curators: Anna Katz, Assistant Curator at MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art; Dhyandra Lawson, Associate Curator at LACMA, L.A. County Museum of Art. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44x60 inches on museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in our main gallery, September 14-October 7, 2017. Ten second place winners will also be exhibited. $35/3 images. Deadline: August 28, 2017. More info.
Statewide
Call for Artists
Sep1

Colorado Showcase 2017

The Parker Artists Guild seeks entries for a statewide art exhibition, November 3 - December 24, 2017 at Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center (PACE) in Parker, Colorado. Juror: Rose Fredrick. Original 2-D and 3-D fine art, sculptures and photographs accepted. No jewelry, furniture, pottery or other crafts will be accepted. Apply online. $30 entry fee. Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 720-440-9142.
International
Call for Artists
Sep3

eerie, creepy, scary, spooky

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, October 6-27, 2017. We are looking for artworks that fit the categories, or eerie, creepy, scary, or spooky. Has your art been described as peculiar, strange, unsettling, or chilling? Do you create works that are frightening, mysterious, or weird? We'd like to be shocked, stunned and surprised. All art mediums will be considered, from photography to fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings also including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, digital art, new media, etc. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Sep3

eerie, creepy, scary, spooky

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, October 6-27, 2017. For this call to art we are looking artworks that fit the categories, or eerie, creepy, scary, or spooky. Has your art been described as peculiar, strange, unsettling, or chilling? Do you create works that are frightening, mysterious, or weird? There is no telling why people are drawn to the bizarre and haunting art? For this call for art, we'd like to be shocked, stunned and surprised. All artists, professional and amateur are encouraged to submit their artwork. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
Local
Call for Artists
Sep17

2017 Fog Fest Photography Contest

The Sanchez Art Center announces a call to artists for a juried photography exhibition, Sept. 23-24, 2017 at the Pacific Coast Fog Fest Art Corner in Pacifica, CA. 1st place $100, 2nd place $50, 3rd place $25, in each of 4 contest divisions. Jurors: Alan Grinberg, Edwin Hacking, & Sharron Walker. Seeking photographs, framed and wired, no larger than 12" x 14" including frame. $10 for up to 2 entries. Deadline: September 17, 2017, 5 pm. More info. Contact: email or call 650-355-1894.
National
Call for Artists
Sep18

Luminous

Arc Gallery in San Francisco announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 11 - December 9, 2017. $250 check, Award ribbon, certificate & show catalog for top 3 works. Juror: Danielle Fox, Slate Contemporary Gallery, Oakland. Open to artists residing in the United States. Sculpture, painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, ceramics, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, artist book. We are seeking work that captures the elusive magic of the word, "luminous." How do you depict a glowing from within, that which reflects light, or something illuminated or bathed in light? Subjects may encompass the brightness of a celestial object, eyes glowing with love, an ardent heart, a halo of light, radiant power, something ablaze, or objects that are shimmery, sparkling, glistening, lustrous, incandescent. Surprise us with your interpretation. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 18, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 415-518-6485.
National
Call for Artists
Oct5

Open Call for Works Exploring Race & Identity

The LH Horton Jr Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, CA seeks entries for a group exhibition of 10 to 12 artists, February 22 - March 16, 2018. Artists selected for exhibition will receive a stipend of up to $400, depending on the location and amount of work to be delivered or shipped. Juror: Jan Marlese, Gallery Director. The exhibition, A Conversation on Race and Identity, will present works that examine the personal and social impact of race/ethnicity on identity perception. Artists' work may explore identity from a personal, introspective point of view or by focusing on socially constructed ideas of race and identity, from colorism to ethnic stereotyping. The Gallery seeks to present works that are racially and socially diverse in representation and broad in perspective. Entry is open to artists residing in the United States, and working in any medium, including primarily 2D and 3D works, as well as limited installation, interactive works, and video screenings. Please see prospectus for further instructions. No entry fee. Deadline: October 5, 2017 (postmark). More info. Contact: email or call 209-954-5507.
International
Call for Artists
Oct8

BotaniK - Art Opportunity

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA presents BotaniK, November 2-30, 2017. For this artist opportunity the gallery is seeking works that explore plants. Works that show flowers, plants, trees, leaves, cactus, succulents, etc. to be considered. All artists, professional and amateur, and multiple art mediums will be considered: Acrylic, Airbrush, Assemblage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Collage, Digital Art, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Painting, Pastel, Photography (Traditional and Digital), Printmaking and Watercolor. $35 entry fee. Deadline: October 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Oct9

48th Annual Scottsdale Arts Festival

Now in its 48th year, the Scottsdale Arts Festival, held every March during the height of the city's tourist season, has established a reputation as the premier arts festival in the Southwest. It has been named "Best Arts Festival" by Phoenix New Times and one of Art Fair SourceBook's "'Elite 20' Fine Art Fairs." The Scottsdale Arts Festival showcases 170 jury-selected artists from throughout the United States and Canada, live music on two stages, gourmet food trucks, wine tastings, creative activities for families and children, an online benefit art auction, free admission to the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) and more. Types of work accepted: Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Wood. $1000 Best of Show & merit awards for each category. $35 application fee, $475 for 10'x10' booth, $950 for double booth. Deadline: October 9, 2017 at midnight. More info. Contact: email or call 480-874-4671.
International
Call for Artists
Nov3

small works - Big Talent

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 7-29, 2017. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual, abstract, or experimental. The only criteria beyond excellent quality is that work size is limited to 16 inches in any direction. All artists, professional and amateur, and multiple art mediums will be considered: Acrylic, Airbrush, Assemblage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Collage, Digital Art, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Painting, Pastel, Photography (Traditional and Digital), Printmaking and Watercolor. $25 for up 3 entries. Deadline: November 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Dec31

Artist-in-Residency: New Mexico

Annex:art in San Fidel, New Mexico seeks applications from artists who have a specific purpose or project to be completed during the residency and whose participation in an international program will benefit his/her current career goals and funding opportunities. The details of the project or specific purpose should be outlined in the artist's application submission. This program will provide time and space for at least two weeks of residency and up to two months of residency. Other residency opportunities are available. $45 entry fee. Deadline: December 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 505-285-7834.
International
Call for Artists
Jan18

Indian Wells Arts Festival

Dianne Funk Productions announces a call to artists for the Indian Wells Arts Festival, March 30 - April 1, 2018 at Indian Wells Tennis Gardens in Indian Wells, California. Best in Show, First, Second and Third place ribbons. Eligible categories: painting - acrylic; painting - oil; painting - watercolor; drawing; mixed media 2-d (incorporating painting); printmaking; photography; other 2-d (examples: batik, collage, handmade paper, painted silk/fabric); other 2-d digital art (not photo); mixed media 3-d; drawing or etching on a hard surface; sculpture - bronze; sculpture - hand-built clay; sculpture - blown glass; sculpture - metal; sculpture - stone; sculpture - wood; sculpture - other; found art; jewelry fine (gold/silver); jewelry design & fabrication; jewelry hand-beaded/assembled; hand-woven textile or fiber; non-functional assemblage; non-functional ceramic; non-functional glass; non-functional metal; non-functional wood; utilitarian furniture; utilitarian glass; utilitarian metal; utilitarian other; utilitarian pottery; utilitarian wood; utilitarian wearable art. $35 application fee. Deadline: January 18, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 760-346-0042.
International
Call for Artists
Jan28

Women in Art

Las Laguna Gallery is seeking works from women artists for this all media exhibition, March 1-31, 2018 in Laguna Beach, CA. This is an Open Theme event. All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur will be considered in this call for art. Works in Acrylic, Airbrush, Assemblage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Collage, Digital Art, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Painting, Pastel, Photography (Traditional and Digital), and Watercolor, will be considered. $35 entry fee. Deadline: January 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.

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