Category: Competitions / Calls for Entries

One week left to submit to “urban footprint” photography show!

Do you shoot photographs of urban spaces, places, and people?

Submit to this juried photography show coming up May 7-31 in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034!

Paho Mann, Dallas photographer and Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas is the juror, …

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ORIGINS IN GEOMETRY deadline May 31

CALL FOR ENTRIES:

BIENNIAL: ORIGINS IN GEOMETRY
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: MAY 31, 2013

Museum of Geometric and MADI Art

Juried by Clint Willour, Artist and Curator of the Galveston Arts Center

Biennial: Origins in Geometry is a juried competition to recognize excellence in emerging visual artists deriving inspiration from geometric abstraction. Artists who …

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Art Hotel call for ‘The Whole Enchilada”

The Art Hotel Collection is hosting an open call for their upcoming May show, ‘The Whole Enchilada’.

No theme, no commission on sales, uncurated. It’s an opportunity for artists to choose the art they want the public to see. If you’re interested in learning more or participating, the link shown below gives deadline and details: http://ahacollective.weebly.com/call-for-artists.html

OPEN CALL FOR …

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Enter VAD’s 24 Hour Video Race and 26th VideoFest

The Video Association of Dallas is Looking forward to our 26th VideoFest Oct 9-13th, 2013 and our 12th Annual 24 Hour Video Race May 10th.

Submit to VideoFest 26th http://videofest.org/submit/ Registar for the 12th Annual 24 Hour Video Race with 3 new divisons this year!!! Register early! The 2013 24 Hour Video Race will be limited to the first 100 teams. …

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VAGF’s ARTrageous entries May 25

ARTrageous! Crazy! Cool!

Mark your calendars for the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco’s Juried Summer Show: ARTrageous! Crazy! Cool! The exhibit will officially open on June 3rd and run through June 30th at the Frisco Discovery Center.

AWARDS:  One $500 award for Best in Show will be given at 8:00 pm during the Artist Reception on June 8, …

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TAG Open Show Entries Due April 16

Trinity Arts Guild presents its annual Open Show, a competition which is open to artists in the North Texas area.

Entry Fee – $35.00 for members $45 .00 for non-members. For the initial entry fee you may enter 3 works in the show plus one entry in the ART IN THE ROUND challenge. Ad- …

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LBLF Logo Design Contest. Enter soon: deadline April 24

LBLF is a library friends group in Dallas. We are seeking a great logo for our award winning organization, and working on future artist opportunities at our library. Student contest entries are of special interest to our group. We hope that professional artists, students and teachers will all be interested in this contest.

Almost everyone …

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15 Minutes to Curtain! entries due May 7

Call for Entries – 15 Minutes to Curtain!

Exhibition Dates: May 25-June 29, 2013Entries Deadline:
Entries must be RECEIVED by Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 5 PM

The Bath House Cultural Center is seeking artwork for its upcoming art exhibition, 15 Minutes to Curtain!, a visual art project that celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Festival of …

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SWS Annual Members Show deadline June 3

DEADLINE JUNE, 3 2013
Southwestern Watercolor Society Annual Members Exhibition.

Celebrating our 50th year since 1963. Dallas, Texas, September 9, to October, 18, 2013 at PFamily Arts. Entry deadline Monday, June 3, 2013. Juror: Jean Grastorf. Artists may join and enter at the same time with online or CD submission. Submissions must …

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“urban footprint” – exclusive call for photography!

Got photographs?

“urban footprint” is a strictly photographic exhibit slated for May 7-31, 2013 in the Frisco Art Gallery, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

From an individual footprint to a complex skyline, human industry and creativity have altered and transformed the natural world. This exhibit seeks photographs that capture a moment in, …

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DeSoto Art League Art Show entries due May 29.

The 2013 Annual DeSoto Art League Art Show is fast approaching.  Click here to see, read and print your very own prospectus for the show: “PROSPECTUS”

The DeSoto Art League will host its 2013 Annual Art Show open to all interested artists. The show will be exhibited in the atrium of the DeSoto City Center from …

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Last chance to submit for “Dress it UP!” at the Frisco Art Gallery

Submissions have been coming in for “Dress it UP!” to be displayed in the Frisco Art Gallery, April 8-28, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

This is the LAST week to submit your art in any media that engages with ideas of dress, fashion, gender, popularity, pop stars, …

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PRINTTX 2013

PrintMatters invites you to PRINTTX, a juried exhibition of contemporary Texas printmaking to be held at the Museum of Printing History during PRINTHOUSTON 2013.

We are interested in work that presents printmaking asa vital and adaptable medium. In addition to lithography, relief, intaglio, monoprint/monotype, and serigraphy, we welcome animation, installations, ceramics, sculpture, mixed media, …

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11th Annual Juried Small Works Show

Artists Round Texas 11th Annual Juried Small Works Show May 1st – 31st, 2013

Show & Delivery of Art: Rowlett Public Library, 3900 Main, Rowlett, TX 75088,
Show Chair contact; 972-475-1836. Library Phone; (972) 412-6161
Take-in – Sat., April 27th (10am -12noon, 1:00pm – 3:00pm)
Juror: Barbara Dybala – Mosaic & Mixed …

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Lochwood Library Friends Logo Design Contest

ATTENTION ARTISTS!
Enter the Lochwood Friends Logo Design Contest
DEADLINE: April 24

Winners announced: May 9
Celebration: June 22

AWARDS:
The Christian Brothers Automotive Award $500
The Paper Arts Student Award $100
The Comerica Bank School Award $200

This contest is open to all ages, and …

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Learn2LiveGreen deadline Mar. 15

All artwork must reflect an environmental theme through subject matter or the use of recycled, reused or sustainable materials.

Submissions are accepted through Friday, March 15.

A selection panel reviews the submissions. Artists are informed of results by Tuesday, Mar. 26. Selected artists receive an agreement/waiver form, along with detailed information about delivery of art …

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VAST National Exhibition Deadline March 15

The Visual Arts Society of Texas 45th Annual Visual Arts Exhibition will be on display April 25 – June 2, 2013 in the Meadows Gallery at the Center for the Visual Arts in Denton, TX. The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) sponsors this annual event to encourage visual artists, to promote excellence and …

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SWA 2013 International Juried Art Exhibition entries due Mar. 1

Society of Watercolor Artists 2013 International Juried Art Exhibition Fort Worth, TX

http://www.swa-watercolor.com

Juror: Joyce Hicks

Prospectus: http://files.faso.us/24297/2390.pdf

Calendar

  • March 1: CD entries due
  • March 2: ELECTRONIC entries due Incomplete entries or those received after midnight will be ineligible
  • March 13: NOTIFICATION DATE
  • April 1-5: SHIPPED PAINTINGS DUE
  • April 6, Saturday: 10am-noon HAND DELIVERED WORK DUE
  • April 7, Sunday: SHOW OPENS
  • June 9, Sunday: 2-4pm RECEPTION and AWARDS
  • June 15, Saturday: 10am-noon PICKUP HAND-DELIVERED WORK
  • June 18: SHIPPED WORKS RETURNED

Delivery, Reception and Pickup: Atrium Gallery, 2nd floor, Central Library, 500 West Third St., Fort Worth, TX 76102-7305 (corner of Lamar and West Third St.) NOTE: Weekend parking in Fort Worth is free (meters as well as 3rd St. garage parking adjacent to library–get ticket validated at library)

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58th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition deadline Mar. 25

The 58th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition will be on exhibit April 29 to May 31, 2013 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts.

Awards Reception May 12, 2013 2 – 4 pm.

Juror will be Cecy Turner.

For complete information, see the IAA 2013 Juried Members Show Prospectus. Note: The show is open to …

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Dress it UP! Call for Entries; Deadline March 23

From local prom kings and queens to the iconic Marilyn Monroe, what one wears communicates status and identity.

Does your artwork visually dialog with this phenomena thematically or directly?

From April 8-28 in the Frisco Art Gallery, “Dress it UP!” will highlight artwork engaging with ideas of gender, beauty, and popularity, particularly in the …

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Grapevine Arts Project 2013 Show call for entries

Grapevine Arts Project (GAP) 2013 Juried Show and Sale

Exhibit in the heart of Dallas and Fort Worth at the new Convention and Visitors Bureau Building, Historic Downtown Grapevine, Texas, presented by the Grapevine Art Project (GAP), a 501(c)3 non-proft organization. Prospectus at http://www.grapevineartproject.org

The GAP 2013 Juried Show is open to all GAP member artists. …

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The Wildness of Nature entries due Feb. 20

Call for Art from TVAA Downtown Gallery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Wildness of Nature
March 1- March 29, 2013
Reception March 10, 2 – 4

Nature – a creative and controlling force in the universe; the whole system of existence; …

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Recycled Mixed Media Workshop with Sarah Miller

Recycled Mixed Media Workshop With artist, Sara Miller Back by popular demand…
Register now for a day of fun, experimentation, and artistic exploration.

Learn some innovative new ways to create a mixed media work of art using inexpensive and found objects to paint with or collage into your artwork. Many items we use every …

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TAG “Soar to New Heights” Show entries due Feb. 19

Trinity Arts Guild would like to invite all members (including anyone who would like to join) to enter our spring members show.  We are asking  members to submit entries with a strong design elements to this show.  Entries are due to our Gallery at 2819 R. D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX on February 19 between …

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RCAS 2013 Regional entries due March 1

The Richardson Civic Art Society presents our

2013 47th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition

Open to amateur and professional visual artists in Texas Show.

 

RCAS MEMBERS: $15.00 each piece, or three pieces for $35.00. Limit three (3) pieces total. All fees are non-refundable

NON MEMBERS:$20.00 each piece, or three (3) pieces for $47.00. Limit three (3) pieces total. All fees are non-refundable. Non members may join for 2013-2014 with a separate check for $35, note on check: “Dues for 2012-2013”, payable to RCAS and you will be eligible to pay the RCAS member entry fees.

Entries forms may be mailed to John Cheney or completed online at www.richardson-arts.org . Membership and entry fees can be paid with pay pal.

 Calendar:

  • March 1 – Entry card, fees, and images due. (No late entries)
  • April 1 – Notification
  • April 15 – 22 Shipped entries due
  • April 30 – 6 – 8:30 pm, hand deliver accepted entries at the Eisemann Center, 2351 Perfor- mance Drive, Richardson, TX 75082
  • May 4 – 28 – Exhbit on display
  • May 12 – 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Awards Reception at Eisemann Center
  • May 29 – 4:00 – 7:00 pm, Pickup of hand delivered entries

Prospectus: http://www.richardson-arts.org/PDF/47th_Regional_Prospectus2013.pdf

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Call for artists: Library Thoughts-3 – exhibition

Library Thoughts-3, Budapest 2013
Barabas Villa Gallery, Budapest
http://www.hungarian-multicultural-center.com/id94.html

When Johann Gutenberg invented movable type books it resulted in an explosion of art.  Now the book tradition is undergoing another change, as e-books read online are becoming more common.  What will the future hold in terms of reading, writing and the book as …

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International Collective 2013 DALLAS deadline Feb. 18

Call for artists:International Collective DALLAS www.sodevisgallery.com

International Collective Dallas is a juried exhibition of work by emerging and established artists in the US and abroad. Presented by SoDeVis Gallery during the Arts in the Square Festival in Frisco, Texas, and during the Dallas Art Fair in the Arts District in Dallas, Texas. This exhibit …

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Texas National 2013 Art Competition entries due Feb. 9

Texas National 2013 Art Competition 
February 9, 2013 Deadline

Stephen F. Austin State University’s 19th annual competition and exhibition is open to artists in the U.S. $3,500 in cash awards, plus honorable mentions and illustrated digital catalog. All media (except video or performance) are accepted.

Exhibition dates: April 13–June 8, 2013.

Visit http://www.finearts.sfasu.edu/news/11/2012/414 Prospectus available at www.callforentry.org.

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500X’s Expo 2013 deadline Feb. 1

500X Gallery Presents:

EXPO 2013
A juried exhibition for artists in Texas 

Juror to be announced soon

February 16- March 3, 2013
Opening Reception: February 16, 7-10pm

Submission Deadline: February 1  

 


About EXPO  2013


500X Gallery, Texas’ oldest artist-run space, hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual juried competitions. 500XPO 2013 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment). 

500X Gallery
500 Expositon Ave.
Dallas, Texas 75226
214.828.1111 | 500x.org
HOURS: Saturday & Sunday Noon-5pm, and Weekdays by appointm
The Rules

*To submit work, please visit http://500x.slideroom.com
*The exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. 
*The entry fee is $30 for up to 3 images (includes details of work). 
*All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment). 
*Artists will be notified via email Wednesday, February 7 by 8pm if the work has been accepted into the exhibition. If you do not receive an email, your work has not been accepted.

The Exhibition

*Work must be exhibition ready (with securely attached D-rings, cleats, etc). Works without hanging hardware will be rejected, not included in the exhibition, and there will be no refund of the entry fee.
*Complex installations will be considered only if the artist is available to install.
*Securely label each work with your name, title of work, media, dimensions, date of execution, and price.You will be asked to fill out a form with this information for our records again on site. 
*The gallery retains a 30% commission on all artwork sold during the exhibition.

Calendar

January 1-February 1: Submission of work online at http://500x.slideroom.com
February 7 : Accepted artists notified by 8pm
February 9 & 10, 2-5pm: Artists drop-off work
February 16 : EXPO Opens (Opening Reception: 7-10pm that evening)
March 3 : Exhibition Ends
March 4 & 5, 2011, 5-7pm: Artists Pick-Up Work
 

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2013 PAA Members Show entries due Feb. 19

 

PAA 2013 Members Show: “I AM”

Location: 

ArtCentre of Plano
901 18th street
Plano Texas 75074

PLANO ART ASSOCIATION PO BOX 864675 PLANO TX 75086    
http://www.planoartassociation.com/                   

The members show will be juried by three of Dallas’ finest artists and gallerist:

  • Anna Rose Bain President of The Society of Fine Arts/national and internationally acclaimed portrait artist: artworkbyannarose.com
  • Buck Mahaney distinguished sculptor of early and native American art www.SWG.com
  • Mary Tomas of Mary Tomas Gallery and Studios who creates /houses lucid abstract “art you can live with” at www.MaryTomas.com

Prizes Awarded:

  • Best of Show $500
  • 1st Place $300
  • 2nd Place $200
  • 3rd Place $100

Categories Include:

  • Painting, acrylic, water color, oil
  • Drawing, pencil, pastel, ink, pen, charcoal
  • Mixed Media collage and fiber
  • Photography, including digital
  • Please include an explanation of your piece.
***one piece per category***

ENTRY FORM

ARTIST NAME
EMAIL/WEBSITE
PHONE NUMBER
ENTRY
Title:
Medium
Category
For Catalog reproduction: Jpg submissions need to be 3×4 at 300 resolution.

You are eligible and welcome to enter if you are a PAA member and dues are current at the time of entry. You may use this prospectus and join at the time of entry or use pay-pal online prior to drop off. The entry fee is $15.00. http://www.planoartassociation.com/

Work to be hung may not exceed 10lbs, 30w”X40″h. Sculptures must not project more the 6inches from wall. If you are submitting a sculpture (you must provide the pedestal). Images must be professionally framed or have finished edges.

Due to weight, only plexy glass will be acceptable coverage of art. Work must be delivered and ready to hang with D-rings, saw tooth eye screws or strong wire. Work must be fully sustainable and self supporting.****WORK CANNOT HAVE BEEN IN ANY OTHER PAA SHOW****

Calendar:

  • **EMAIL ENTRY INFO AND PHOTOS BY TUES. FEB19th to planoartassoc@gmail.com
  • DROP OFF ARTWORK *TUES. FEB 26TH 2013 5-7:30PM
  • RECEPTION: MARCH 1ST 2013 6-8PM
  • *** Pickup ARTWORK ** MONDAY APRIL 1ST 2013 5-7:30PM There will be a $10 per day charge for all artwork not retrieved on heard

If you have questions contact: kellitalley@yahoo.com

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Bastrop Fine Arts entries due Mar. 15

GREAT OPPORTUNITY – Bastrop Fine Art Guild’s 1st art competition

Excellent prize money awards for all 2D artists residing in Texas!

Application forms at: http://www.bastropfineartsguild.com – click on “Competitions” tab at top of page

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PAINT HISTORIC TERRELL call for artist participation

 PAINT HISTORIC TERRELL

 March 16-31, 2013

 

 

Paint Historic Terrell is open to all artists, 18 years and older, using any fine art media.  All artwork is to be created during the week of March 16-23.  Blank canvas, board, and/or paper supports MUST be stamped at the Terrell …

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OZmosis Call for DFW-area Artists!

Enter your fantastical, ephemeral, and journey-or-destination-inspired artworks using any media to the OZmosis exhibit March 5-30 in the Frisco Art Gallery! Pieces may directly or implicitly refer to the absorption or diffusion of themes and/or characters in the Wizard of Oz book or movies. Limited three-dimensional space available.

Deadline to enter: FEB 15, 5PM

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PAA 125 Show 2013‏ call for entries

The Plano Art Association 125 Show is an annual event, held at The Arts Gallery in Plano, the Collin County College Arts Department gallery.

Open to all artists who live within 125 miles of Plano, TX, it is a non-thematic juried show that exhibits the best of the artistic talent in the Metroplex area in a …

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Call for Entries for the 49th Annual Collin County Art Show

The 49th Annual Collin County Adult Art Show, sponsored by The Art Club of McKinney and funded in part by the City of McKinney through the City of McKinney Arts Commission, will take place April 5-7, 2013 at the Heard-Craig Gallery, 306 North Church Street, McKinney, Texas.

*** Call for Artists ***

All artists 18 …

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