calls for artists

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Lunaria Gallery is Accepting Applications for Membership

Deadline June 07, 2021

Lunaria Gallery in historic downtown Silverton, Oregon is accepting applications for new members. Lunaria is a successful co-op gallery which has been in business for 25 years. We are looking for 2D, 3D and jewelry artists working in any media. Please apply by going to our membership page on our website:

City of Hillsboro Cultural Arts Division Call 4 Entries @ the Shirley Huffman Auditorium Gallery

Deadline May 17, 2021

The Cultural Arts division of the Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department is seeking artists and visual art groups to submit proposals to exhibit original fine art at the Hillsboro Civic Center’s Shirley Huffman Auditorium Gallery. Submissions for two-month exhibitions in our upcoming 2021-22 gallery season are now being accepted from artists of all ages and […]

Brain Head Public Art Project

Deadline May 07, 2021

Brian Head Town is soliciting qualifications from all professional artist and/or artist led-teams residing in the Western United States region to design, construct, and install a public art piece in Brian Head that would be iconic in nature and serve as a major visual focal point of the Town. See attached RFQ for details. Deadline […]

Shishmaref School Murals and other artwork

Deadline May 15, 2021

The Shishmaref K-12 School in the Bering Strait School District is seeking artwork for their new building. Artworks may range from large scale murals, paintings, prints, reliefs, as well as hanging sculptures. The school is primarily interested in subject matter focusing on animals (caribou, walrus, bearded seal, birds of Northwest Alaska), nature (local landscapes), or […]

The Evolution Grant

Deadline June 25, 2021

Art Fluent’s grant cycle is now open to individual artists through an international open call. The Evolution Grant will provide unrestricted funding to an individual artist with recognized artistic excellence in fine art media and a demonstrated commitment to their art. Applications will be accepted until Friday, June 25, 2021. CALENDAR Applications due by Friday, […]

Call for Art – LUMIÈRE

Deadline June 11, 2021

LUMIÈRE-The presence of light in a work of art can bring a piece to life. Light surrounds us, defines our world, and is part of everything we see. We respond to it emotionally and try to understand it in a metaphorical and spiritual sense. One whisper of light can determine the strength and spirit of […]

Call for Artists + Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Deadline June 10, 2021

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2021 Cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information […]

Transform Nation online Art Exhibition

Deadline October 01, 2021

TRANSFORM NATION 2021- 2022 Curated by KODY BOSCH & MARTHA WALLULIS CALL FOR ART Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2021 Calling All Artists! What do you envision and hope for our nation and our future? This show is a call to creativity, to propel the momentum of our individual and collective positive, constructive vision as […]

Comunidad: A Hispanic/ Latinx Heritage Month Exhibition & Residency Opportunity

Deadline August 01, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of Hispanic Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America or other regions that identify with the aforementioned cultures. To celebrate the vibrant and diverse communities we serve, Blue Line Arts will host an exhibition […]


Deadline April 30, 2021

Please submit up to 6 images to Angela for consideration by April 30th. Our Featured artist is Sincanvas PROPHECIES – 1 : to utter by or as if by divine inspiration 2 : to predict with assurance or on the basis of mystic knowledge 3 : prefigure or 1 : to speak as if divinely […]

Earth Day Every Day Sticker Design Contest

Deadline April 13, 2021

Calling all designers, sticker fanatics, artists, and illustrators to submit your original Earth Day themed sticker artwork. This contest is FREE to enter and will run from March 9th, 2021 until midnight on April 13th, 2021! The top 3 winners will be chosen by a panel of talented artists on April 14th. Our first, second, […]

Portland Visual Artist Survey

Deadline April 16, 2021

This brief survey gathers data from Portland-area visual artists to assess pandemic-related challenges to their lives and practices. The survey is anonymous, with a space to enter your contact info if you’d like to talk about your answers in more detail.⁠ This research is supported by a grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation.

Call for Applications: Native Launchpad

Deadline May 04, 2021

Western Arts Alliance (WAA)’s Advancing Indigenous Performance (AIP) program announces a call for US-based Indigenous performing artists to apply for the 2021 AIP Native Launchpad Award. Native Launchpad provides US-based Indigenous artists with tools and resources needed to further their careers and introduce them to the world of arts presenting and management. Native Launchpad helps […]

Young Writers Program 2021 by Mindselo (YWPM 2021)

Deadline July 02, 2021

Mindselo is a personal growth platform that seeks to Transform Ideas into wisdom. They want to create conscious minds connected to the world through their education system. Young Writers Program 2021 is a unique initiative by Mindselo where they are inviting writers, bloggers, journalists & other conscious minds to express their unique ideas on various […]

Call for Artist: Clark County Open Studios

Deadline June 01, 2021

WHO Visual artists and artisans in Clark County, working in all media WHAT Clark County Open Studios is a juried art event, offering a unique opportunity for you to gain further recognition as an artist, open your studio doors to the public, and to show and sell your work. For the community, Open Studios is […]


Deadline July 26, 2021

PASSEPARTOUT PHOTO PRIZE 3rd Edition Passepartout Photo Prize aims to support the development of talented photographers from all over the world by providing 1,000 euros in monetary awards every year, exhibition opportunities in a prestigious venue in the heart of Rome, Italy, publication opportunities and more. Among the jurors are the american photographer Richard Tuschman, […]

96th ANNUAL International Competition

Deadline June 15, 2021

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: June 15, 2021, 11:59pm (ET) ENTER ONLINE: REDUCED ENTRY FEE for 2021: $35 – for up to five single images or videos The Print Center announces the 96th ANNUAL International Competition, to be juried by Ana Casas Broda and Dr. Kelli Morgan. Casas Broda is an artist, educator, editor and co-director of […]

The Collector Artist Show

Deadline May 22, 2021

An exhibit of artists who are also collectors. Submit your own work and work to show off or trade up from your collection. By exhibiting you agree to purchase another work from the exhibit.


Deadline April 30, 2021

The Arts Oasis is a not for profit calendar and guide to the new virtual landscape established to aid the creative community and independent creators. We support grassroots projects, educators, non-profit organizations and working artists, and we are committed to building an accessible, inclusive and anti-oppressive creative community. Currently, we are curating a virtual artist […]

The New Now: Making Photographs in the Pandemic Age

Deadline April 30, 2021

Organized by Society for Photographic Education, Northwest Chapter SPE NW is currently calling for nationwide entries for the sixth iteration of The New Now exhibition to be held in Longview, Washington, and juried by Zemula Barr, Exhibitions Director at Blue Sky Gallery in Portland Oregon. This show will present a fresh start to The New […]

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