National
Call for Artists
Dec8

CAL National 2021

The Conroe Art League in Conroe, TX announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, March 3 through April 2, 2021. Best of Show $1500, First Drawing $750, First Painting $750, First Photography $750, First Mixed Media $750. Jurors: Sherry Tseng Hill and Heidi Vaughan. Open nationally to visual artists in four categories: Drawing, Painting, Photography, and Mixed Media/3D. Work must have been competed since Jan 1, 2017. $35 first image, $15 each additional image. Maximum 6 images. Deadline: December 8, 2020. More info. Contact: email or call 713-557-2954.
National
Call for Artists
Dec14

Dreams and Nightmares

Gallery Underground announces a national call to artists for a juried art exhibition, February 1-26, 2021 at Gallery Underground in Arlington, Virginia. $500 in awards. Juror: Emily Francisco. Artists will interpret the theme "Dreams and Nightmares" - from the beautiful and sublime to the dark and twisted. All media accepted. $35/up to 2 submissions. Deadline: December 14, 2020. More info. Contact: email or call 571-483-0652.
National
Call for Artists
Jan5

American Impressionist Society 5th Annual Impressions: Small Works Showcase

The American Impressionist Society (AIS) announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 1-30, 2021 at Reinert Fine Art in Charleston, SC. Over $15,000 in awards and prizes. Juror: Roger Dale Brown AISM. Eligible media: Oil, Pastel, Acrylic, Watercolor, Casein or Gouache. No mixed media, photography, digital or any other media. No digitally manipulated work, painted giclee prints or any other type of reproductions, no manipulated or painted over photos. $39 for one entry, $49 for two entries. Deadline: January 5, 2021. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 231-881-7685.
International
Call for Artists
Jan17

17th Annual Sculpture Garden

The Arts Council Wichita Falls seeks entries for its annual sculpture exhibition, May 8, 2021 - May 5, 2022 at the Kemp Center for the Arts in Wichita Falls, TX. The juror, Robbie Barber, will accept 10 pieces. Stipends and awards are given. Sculpture should be garden-sized or larger (at least 3 feet in one dimension is recommended). Acceptable media includes metal, stone, ceramic, or any other durable material that will withstand the elements and abuse of an outdoor display. Pieces must have the capacity to be attached to 1/4" steel plate for installation. Artists are responsible for delivery and pick up; any shipping must be provided and paid for at the artist's sole expense. Artwork does not need to be for sale. If artwork is listed for sale, The Arts Council WF will receive a 30% commission and will collect and process the appropriate sales tax in addition to the sales price. The Arts Council WF will not provide transportation for sold items. $25 entry fee. Deadline: January 17, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 940-766-3347.
National
Call for Artists
Jan18

2021 GWS National Exhibition

The Georgia Watercolor Society announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 5 - May 14, 2021 at the Carrolton Center for The Arts in Carrolton, GA. Over $10,000 in anticipated awards. Juror: John Salminen. Open to all watercolor base media. Entry fee for up to three entries: $35 for members; $45 for non-members. Deadline: January 18, 2021. More info (PDF). Enter online. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Feb1

Exploring Environmental Interdependence Through Public Art

Artists working in the design, construction and installation of outdoor sculpture are invited to submit an application for the third biennial Rosemary Beach Sculpture Exhibition, held May 31, 2021 - May 30, 2022 in Rosemary Beach, FL. $1,500 for all sculptors accepted. First and Second Place winning sculptures will be awarded $2,000 and $1,000 respectively. We encourage entries that reflect on our state of environmental interdependence and how concerted actions we take today can ensure a healthier population and planet for tomorrow. Throughout history, it is the artists who hold up the mirror to our humanity and reflect the world not only as it is, but as it could be. Amid this year of revelation and reevaluation of the state of our world, we look to the tender and concerned hands of the sculptor for expressions of hope and wisdom in the creation of a more sustainable world in order to protect our health and the health of our planet for generations to come. All entries must be submitted online. $8 entry fee per sculpture. Deadline: February 1, 2021. Contact: email or call 850-231-1861.
International
Call for Artists
Mar1

Mayfaire by-the-Lake

Begun as a crafts fair on the lawn of the Lakeland Public Library, Mayfaire by-the-Lake, coordinated by the Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College, has grown into one of Florida's premier outdoor art festivals. Held on Mother's Day weekend (May 8 & 9, 2021), Mayfaire is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Morton in downtown Lakeland, Florida. Mayfaire is one of the largest and oldest outdoor art festivals in Central Florida. $17,000 in awards. Media categories include clay, digital art, drawing & graphics, fiber, glass, jewelry (sold only by artist juried in the jewelry category), mixed media, music (sample CD mailed to Polk Museum of Art), oil & acrylic, watercolor, photography, sculpture, and wood. $40 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2021. More info. Contact: email or call 863-688-7743 ex. 237.
National
Call for Artists
Aug16

Live/work studio space to think, create and shelter in place

A.I.R. Studio Paducah (Paducah, KY) invites artists to apply for residency. A.I.R. features a storefront multi-purpose display space for exhibitions or presentations during the residency. Please submit the following work samples: a. Visual artists: Ten high resolution digital images in jpeg format, accompanied by a corresponding image list. Image details include last name, title of work, media, dimensions and date. b. Writers: No more than ten (10) pages of prose (fiction, non-fiction, or creative non- fiction). No more than five (5) poems. c. Composers/Musicians: Audio sample and a short description of your work. d. Architects: Digital images of three (3) projects. e. Improvisational Choreographers: 2 video clips. $25 application fee. Deadline: ongoing for 2021/22. More info. Contact: email or call 202 374-5650.

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