International
Call for Artists
Mar7

MvVO ART Ad Art Show 2021 at the Oculus at Westfield World Trade Center NYC

MvVO ART announces a call to artists for a juried art show, May 1-30, 2021 on the screens at the Oculus at Westfield World Trade Center in NYC. The artist who receives the most votes by the jury of collectors will receive a specialty Clio Award for contemporary Art. This is for artists with a background in advertising, commercial art. The submission is for their art, not their commercial work. No video accepted at this time. We accept high quality scans or photos of your art (see the details in submission form). $75 application fee. Deadline: March 7, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 516-400-5115.
National
Call for Artists
Mar13

"Adrift": A National Juried Exhibition

Main Street Arts in Clifton Springs, NY seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, May 1 - June 11, 2021. $1,000 in cash awards. Best in Show receives $500. Open to all media. The themes of artwork submitted will deal with the ideas of complete freedom and/or being completely lost. This exhibition is open to all U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. $30 entry fee. Deadline: March 13, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 315-462-0210.
National
Call for Artists
Mar14

HVAA's 88th Annual Juried Exhibition

The Hudson Valley Art Association seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, May 21 - July 22, 2021 at the Lyme Art Association Gallery in Old Lyme, CT. Total $15,000 in awards. Juror: Barbara Groff. In the spirit of the Hudson River School of art tradition, the HVAA Annual Exhibition jurors are looking for submissions which are original representational images that display aesthetic appeal and technical skill. $35 members / $50 non members. Deadline: March 14, 2021. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Mar20

A New Leaf

Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts in Providence, RI seeks entries for a juried exhibition, May 20 - June 11, 2021. $500 in prizes. Jurors: Elin Spring & Suzanne Révy. Open to all types of photography addressing the theme... As springtime draws near and more light fills our days, we invite you to submit images that represent "A New Leaf." We welcome a spectrum of literal and symbolic expressions. As nature reawakens, a new political administration gets underway and a dreadful pandemic comes under control, show us your idea of a world renewed. $35 entry fee. Deadline: March 20, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 401-400-2542.
National
Call for Artists
Mar22

The Delaplaine's National Juried Exhibition

The Delaplaine Arts Center in Frederick, Maryland announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 1 - July 11, 2021. 1st: $1,000, 2nd: $500, 3rd: $250, Honorable Mention: $125. Juror: Margaret Winslow, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Delaware Art Museum. All media are eligible, including but not limited to: painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, drawing, fiber, installation, and sculpture. $35 per artist for up to 3 pieces ($25 for Delaplaine Members). Deadline: March 22, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 301-698-0656.
Local
Call for Artists
Mar23

Open Call for Emerging and Underrepresented Artists

Orenda Art Works in Long Island City, NY is looking for underrepresented or emerging artists to apply for solo exhibitions. The calendar year is currently being planned from mid-April through the Fall. Orenda Art Works is looking for artists with a comprehensive, matured body of work to exhibit online, as well as in its physical space, the ArtBox. $10 entry fee. Deadline: March 23, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 347-610-3420.
National
Call for Artists
Mar26

What does your community look like to you?

The Brush Art Gallery & Studios in Lowell, Massachusetts and Lowell National Historical Park seek entries for "What does community look like to you?" Exhibit Dates: May 1 to June 12, 2021. $600 in prizes. Jurors: Ekua Holmes, Beth C. McLaughlin, and Marjorie Rawle. Community connections can be place-based (neighborhoods, businesses), practice-centered (sports, social clubs, virtual), and goal or belief-centered (religion, politics). Share what "community" looks like to you and how you represent it. This is a national call for artists, at any stage in their careers. Non-refundable entry fee of $25 for up to 3 works or $10 for students. Deadline: March 26, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call (978)-459-7819.
Regional
Call for Artists
Mar27

Ridgefield Guild of Artists - Focus On: Portraiture

The Ridgefield Guild of Artists is mounting the second in the series of Focus On: Portraiture, April 10 to May 8, 2021 in Ridgefield, CT. This exhibition concerns portraiture in all its forms and function. Portraits are rendered in many ways, often realistically or abstractly and can explore the relationship between the subject and artist in a myriad of ways. All media is welcome. This is an in-gallery and online exhibition. We invite everyone who wishes to enter to submit up to 3 pieces for the exhibition. No mail-in works please. Entry through Entrythingy.com on our website. Member: $25 for 1st entry, +$5 each for 2nd & 3rd; Non-Member: $35 for 1st entry +$5 for 2nd & 3rd. Deadline: March 27, 2021 at 11:59pm. More info. Contact: email or call 203-438-8863.
National
Call for Artists
Mar31

Artsfest '21 Fine Arts Festival

Artists are invited to apply for Artsfest '21, held September 18 & 19 at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons, MD. Join us - where the Patuxent River meets the Chesapeake Bay - for a fabulous weekend of the visual and performing arts with 175 artists booths, 35 performers on four stages, activities for kids, great food, wine & beer, and much more! Unsurpassed beauty awaits you! Set amidst the spectacular backdrop of the 30 acre sculpture garden, Artsfest is truly a unique arts experience! $25 application fee. Deadline: March 31, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 410-326-4640.
Regional
Call for Artists
Apr1

Laurel Art Guild 52nd Open Juried Exhibition

The Laurel Art Guild announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 8-30, 2021 at the Montpelier Arts Center in Laurel, MD. 1st Place: $250; 2nd Place: $200; 3rd Place: $150; Three Merit Awards of $80 each. Juror: David Lawton, Visual Artist, Teacher. Any artist 18 years or older who resides in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, or New Jersey, may submit two entries. However, only one entry per artist will be exhibited if accepted by the juror. Works entered must be an original composition created by the entrant and must have been created within the past three years and not previously shown at Montpelier Arts Center. Two-dimensional work must be suitably framed and wired and must not exceed framed dimensions of 36" W x 48" H. Wall mounted three-dimensional work will be considered. If accepted, entrants must physically deliver the work to Montpelier Arts Center. No entry fee. However, there is a fee of $35 for accepted work. Deadline: April 1, 2021. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Apr2

Cladogram: KMA International Juried Biennial

The Katonah Museum of Art in Katonah, NY announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, July 11 - September 19, 2021. $5,200 in awards. Juror: Yasmeen Siddiqui. Two-dimensional works may be no larger than 8 x 8 feet (including frame). Three-dimensional works are limited to 7 feet high x 5 x 5 feet (including pedestal). No work shall exceed a weight of 300 pounds. All artwork must be ready to install. Sculptures requiring pedestals must be delivered with their pedestals, which must be stable and clean. Artwork requiring assembly or special handling must include precise directions and photo(s) of the assembled work. Video and media works must be accompanied by all the necessary AV equipment (monitor, projector, media player, speakers, cables, etc.). KMAA members: $25, non-members: $35. Deadline: April 2, 2021. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Apr10

6x6 International Call for Art

The International Small Art Phenomenon returns with thousands of original artworks, made and donated by celebrities, international & local artists, designers, youth and YOU. Each artist may enter up to three artworks of any medium (2D or 3D). Artworks must be six inches square and signed only on the back, to be exhibited anonymously. Participation is free. All artworks will be exhibited and for sale to the public for $20 each to benefit RoCo (Rochester Contemporary Art Center in Rochester, NY). Artists' names will be revealed to the buyer upon purchase and all artworks remain on display through July 12. Limit 3 artworks per school group (no limit for colleges). Deadline: April 10, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 585-461-2222.
Statewide
Call for Artists
Apr12

The Art of New York: Annual Juried Art Show

The Arkell Museum & Canajoharie Library in Canajoharie, NY announce a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 14 - July 21, 2021. Best in Show/solo exhibit; 2 Juror's Choice and 2 Awards of Excellence. Juror: Paul Marcellino, artist, juror for regional and national exhibitions, 2007 visiting artist and lecturer at the International School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Umbria, Italy. Artists living in NY State are invited to submit entries. Limit of 50" for 2D, 24" for 3D work. $30 for two entries, $40 for three. Deadline: April 12, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 518-673-2314 x110.
National
Call for Artists
Apr12

"Ordinary Objects, Extraordinary Times"

DISTRICT Arts, a contemporary art gallery located on Market Street in historic downtown Frederick, MD, seeks entries for "Ordinary Objects, Extraordinary Times." $500 Best in Show, $250 Award of Merit. Juror: Lesley Lundgren. This juried themed exhibition will run May 5-30 and feature works that reflect changes made in the past year and that speak to incredible loss, adversity, despair and, yes, joy, regeneration, gain and the New Normal. Your take on this theme should reflect what the past year has meant to you either personally or in the context of larger society. All artists residing in the United States are invited to enter. Any original 2-D work or 3-D work created within the last year is eligible. $20 for one submission, $25 for two, $30 for three. Deadline: April 12, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 301-695-4050.
National
Call for Artists
Apr15

2021 Adirondack Plein Air Festival

Saranac Lake ArtWorks is sponsoring its 13th annual Adirondack Plein Air Festival, August 2021 in the High Peaks Area of the Adirondacks in Saranac Lake, NY. A total of $5,000 in awards. Juror: Charles Newman. Come and paint in the beautiful Adirondacks High Peaks area where you'll find mountains, rivers, lakes, farmland, gorges, and incredible roadside vistas. All 2-D artists are welcome to apply. Please see our website for info on our 2-day pre-festival workshop! Big 2-day show and sale to end the event. $40 entry fee. Deadline: April 15, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 518-832-0081.
National
Call for Artists
Apr18

Shine: Catching the Light

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons, MD announces a call to artists for a national juried exhibition, June 11 - August 29, 2021. Juror will be chosen from the Smithsonian Institution: TBD. Shine: Catching the Light will exhibit artwork where light is a prominent element in the piece. Whether light is used to define shape and space, convey drama and emotion, as a metaphor or symbol, or as an artistic medium itself, this exhibition will explore the myriad ways artists consider light in their practice. What does it mean to shine? Or to "be the light?" How can light reveal an attitude, a person's character, express a transformative experience, or a reflect on social issues and current events? How can artwork physically catch the light and shine? All media welcome; small to large-scale works; indoor and outdoor works accepted. $25 entry fee. Deadline: April 18, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 410-326-4640.
International
Call for Artists
Apr30

Global Meltdown

Limner Gallery in Hudson, NY announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, September 9 - October 2, 2021. $500 award. Open to all interpretations of the Climate Crisis, be it global, local, personal, medical, environmental, financial, psychological, scientific and/or spiritual. $35 entry fee. Deadline: April 30, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 518-567-7858.
National
Call for Artists
May14

Portrait

Queen City 15 Gallery in Poughkeepsie, NY announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, July 2-31. Two $100 awards. Juror: William A. Harris. All media considered. The Art of Portraiture: Representing oneself or a subject through a creative medium involves more than merely capturing a likeness. These often surprising but always revealing works reflect physical, emotional, and even spiritual connections that can inform and challenge expectations. Queen City 15 Gallery invites artists to interpret this theme with traditional and nontraditional approaches. Whether artist, subject, or observer, everyone has a story. $20 entry fee. Deadline: May 14, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call (845) 372-6658.
National
Call for Artists
May16

Art Competition to Benefit the Marginal Way Preservation Fund

The Marginal Way Preservation Fund announces a call to artists for a juried art competition held at the Ogunquit Museum of American Art in Ogunquit, ME on June 27th, 2021. 1st Prize=$5,000, 2nd=$3,000, 3rd=$1,000 (2 awarded 3rd), Honorable Mention=$500, People's Choice=$200. Jurors: Don Demers, Kenn Backhaus, Gail Spaien, and Chris Caraviello. Artists are invited to submit in any of the following mediums: painting, photography, drawing, mixed media and print that has been inspired by A Love for the Ocean and painted within the last 3 years. $35 entry fee. Deadline: May 16, 2021. More info. Contact: jroche@marginalwayfund.org or famofram@gmail.com or call 207-641-2200.
Regional
Call for Artists
Jun11

Fine Art Festival

The West Hartford Art League invites artists to apply for the Fine Art Festival, held September 25-26, 2021 at the West Hartford Art League grounds in West Hartford, CT. This outdoor juried festival is open to fine arts in the following categories: Painting (oil, alkyds or oil sticks), Watercolor, Pastel (Soft or Oil pastels), Graphics, Drawing, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Photography, Ceramics, Fiber, Wood, and Glass. Entries are classified by category and will be juried by working professionals and/or teachers in any of those categories. A maximum of 50 artists will be selected from the top entrants to form a balanced exhibit. $150 fee. Deadline: June 11, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 860-231-8019.
National
Call for Artists
Jun15

24th Bethesda Row Arts Festival

Join us this October 9-10 for one of the region's most exciting and esteemed outdoor festivals. Overnight, Bethesda Row's Arts and Entertainment District in Bethesda, MD is transformed into an outdoor art gallery, featuring more than 200 juried fine arts and crafts from artists around the nation. Cash awards totaling $5,300. "Art Fair Sourcebook" and "Sunshine Artists" have recognized the event as one the most important in the country, and over 35,000 attendees agree! $50 application fee. Deadline: June 15, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 301-637-5684.
International
Call for Artists
Aug5

The Grand Exhibition. An Open Art Competition: Embodying Masonic Values

The Masonic Library & Museum of Pennsylvania announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 5-30, 2021 at The Masonic Temple, in Philadelphia, PA. $200 prize per winner, per category; $500 Grand Master's Prize; $1,000 Best in Show Prize. Jurors: Brother Travis Simpkins, Artist; Moe A. Brooker, Painter; Elaine Erne, Artist/Teacher. Eligible media: Oil, Three-Dimensional, Drawing and Printmaking, Water-Based Medium, Digital Imagery. $25 first entry. $10 per entry for second and third entries. Three entries max. Deadline: August 5th, midnight E.D.T.. More info. Contact: email.
International
Call for Artists
Sep15

Craft Forms 2021, 26th International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Craft

Selected works will be on display in the Davenport Gallery of Wayne Art Center in Wayne, PA, December 3, 2021 - January 29, 2022. This year's juror, Carol Sauvion, will present $10,000 in prize awards. Eligible mediums: basketry, ceramics, decorative fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, paper, wearable art, and wood. Work created utilizing CAD/CAM technologies and 3D printing tools also is eligible. Artists must be 18 years of age or older. Works submitted must be original in design. Collaborative works are accepted. Work must have been completed in the last 2 years. (Created after January 1, 2019.) Work previously exhibited at Wayne Art Center is not eligible. All work must be for sale and remain on display for the duration of the exhibit. $45 entry fee. Deadline: September 15, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 610-688-3553.

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