Category: Competitions / Calls for Entries

“emoji: show what you feel” – call for art – Frisco Art Gallery – DEADLINE JAN 28

Frisco Arts is hosting an open art exhibition for ages 15 and up. Emoticons are widely used in texting to convey nuances of feelings such as love, goofiness, sadness, anger, fright, and happiness. How do you creatively express your emotions in art? Open to artists, ages 15 and up, working in any media. Pieces …

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Help with Images for Show Entries: PIXLR.com / YouTube Videos / Photographing Your Artwork

At this time of the year as webmaster, Sharon Giles receives many questions about resizing or perfecting images of artwork for show entries, such as for the Texas & Neighbors (TxN) show (entry deadline Feb. 1st). Here is her advice:

General tip: Images should look professional — they should show ONLY the work of art (no mat, no …

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Shift/Convert: 21st Century Alchemy entries for Gallery550 due Feb. 3

Call for entries for Shift/Convert: 21st Century Alchemy

Turning lead into gold. Discovering the Philosopher’s Stone. Achieving immortality and redemption. Alchemy, the forerunner of modern chemistry, bridged the practical and spiritual in man’s pursuits, influencing the Renaissance and the Age of Enlightenment.

Shift/Convert: 21st Century Alchemy looks at the essence of alchemy – transformation to an …

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“Paint The Glen” Paint Out in Glen Rose April 18

“PAINT THE GLEN” PAINT OUT
A PLEIN-AIR EVENT
SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2015

Glen Rose, TX

Beginning as early as 7:30 a.m on Sat., Apr. 18., plein-air painters will check in and begin painting from Barnard’s Mill throughout the historic downtown area, and across the river in Heritage …

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TVAA’s Citation 2015 entries due Jan. 14

Citation 2015
Exhibit: February 3 – 27th, 2015
Reception and Awards: Saturday February 21

Awards
Best of Show $500
1st Place $300
2nd Place $200
3rd Place $100
Memorial awards & Merchandise Awards will
be offered to winners selected by the jurors

Jurors
Matt Anzak

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Oil and Cotton Adult January Workshops

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Tea for Two: Valentine Art Exhibit entries due Feb. 1

The Craft Guild of Dallas Presents Tea for Two: Valentine Art Exhibit & Contest Entry forms and detailed information can be found by visiting the links below.

Download Entry Form (PDF) or here: Craft Guild Tea for Two Rules & Entry Form

Join the event and get updates on the public champagne and chocolate reception on February …

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Plein Air Southwest entries due Jan. 5

Plein Air Southwest is an annual tradition of the Outdoors Painters Society, now in its 9th year. Plein Air Southwest Salon is a juried plein air competition, show and sale sponsored by the Outdoor Painters Society and showcased each April at Southwest Gallery in Dallas, Texas. Participants selected for the show are carefully chosen by a jury panel. …

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Calling all PRINTMAKERS: 3rd Annual imPRESS exhibition in the Frisco Art Gallery

If you are a printmaker, submit your imPRESSive images to pprater@friscoarts.org by January 2nd, 2015.  If accepted, the prints will be exhibited in the Frisco Art Gallery from January 6-31, 2015, with a reception/award/demo happening on Wednesday, January 14, from 7-9PM.

Details and forms can be found at: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/impress-printmaking-exhibit-jan/

Questions? Email Paige Prater, Frisco …

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Call for Art – El Corazón exhibition

Exhibition Dates:
February 7-March 7, 2015

Entries Deadline:
Received by Tuesday, January 6, 2015 (5 PM)Jose Vargas and the Bath House Cultural Center invite visual artists to submit entries for the 21st Annual ElCorazón art exhibition.

Since1993, Jose Vargas has organized the El Corazón show in Dallas. This popular exhibition, which has become a beloved annual tradition at the …

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500X Student EXPO call for entries

Now Accepting Submissions!
Student Expo 2015

500X Gallery Announces

Student EXPO 2015-Call for Entry

Dallas Texas Submission Deadline: 1/25/2015 The 500X Student Expo is a juried exhibition open to any undergraduate or graduate student within Texas. This years jurors are Jordan and Susan Roth.

Mother-and-son partners Susan Roth Romans and Jordan Roth operate Ro2 …

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“Sincerely Yours” call for artists

An open call for
SINCERELY YOURS
Submission deadline – Saturday, February 14, 2015
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Dear Artist,

Wish you were here, but wherever in the world you are, we’d love to hear from you!  Please join us in our mission to provide the Dallas community with a global view of …

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Call for artists: Artist Residency Program in Budapest, 2015

Visual arts / writing / other disciplines

Jury selections: November 15, December 15, 2014 and January 15, February 15, March 15, April 15, 2015

___Session 1: Thursday May 14, 2015 – Friday, June 5, 2015

___Session 2: Thursday, June 11, 2015 – Friday, July 3, 2015

___Session 3: …

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SWA International Online Juried Exhibit deadline Mar. 15

Enter the online Society of Watercolor Artists “WOW” watermedia event of 2015

Society of Watercolor Artists 2015 International Juried Art Exhibition

http://www.swawatercolor.com/#!international/c1wyl

2015 Entry Deadline March 15

For a printable version of the prospectus shown on left, click HERE

Open to all artists working in water media (listed below) on paper (Yupo permitted). Water media includes traditional watercolors, acrylics, …

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SFA’s SCULPTURE FOR ALL deadline Jan. 11

Sculpture for All Competition and Exhibition 2015 – 2017

http://www.sculptureforall.com/#!apply/c3v7

Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) in Nacogdoches, Texas, is accepting submissions from sculptors for our second Sculpture For All Outdoor Competition and Exhibition. Up to ten works will be selected for a 22-month exhibition in the Arboretum, one of the largest Azalea gardens …

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IV Bienal Ciudad Juárez-El Paso Biennial 2015

IV Bienal Ciudad Juárez-El Paso Biennial 2015

Contact Biennial2015@elpasotexas.gov
Location: El Paso
http://artdeadline.com/artman/publish/printer_ciudad.shtml  Prospectus pdf Regional Multi-State Deadline: February 1, 2015 – The El Paso Museum of Art and The Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juarez announce the IV Bienal Ciudad Juárez-El Paso Biennial 2015. Artists living within 200 miles of the US-Mexico …

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Texas State University Moore Street Residential Building Public Art

Texas State University Moore Street Residential Building Public Art

APPLY TO THIS CALL

Contact – For questions about the details of this call.
Hank Hancock
Project Manager
Skyline Art Services
hank@skylineartservices.com Deadline 1/15/15
Budget: $358,508
Location: San Marcos, TX
Eligibility: International

Applicants will submit their materials through callforentry.org. …

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BASTROP DOWNTOWN SCULPTURE PROJECT – new deadline Dec. 1

BASTROP DOWNTOWN SCULPTURE PROJECT

Bastrop Art in Public Places

City of Bastrop, Texas

Bastrop, Texas is a unique blend of old and new. Nestled on the banks of the Colorado River, in the heart of the Lost Pines region, the Bastrop historic district offers a delightful selection of shops, restaurants and inns. Nearby neighborhoods have …

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Nov 20 – extended DEADLINE to submit Entry Form for 3rd Annual Fest of Trees in Frisco!

Create and give back to the community this holiday season! You are invited to submit a tree, wreath, or two-dimensional artwork for silent auction and display in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

  • Entry forms are DUE by 11/20, with installation on 11/23. …

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VAST 2015 125-Mile Exhibition deadline Nov. 17, 2014

9th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition

presented by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

January 16-February 27, 2015

Gough Gallery

Patterson-Appleton Center for

the Visual Arts

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Dutch Art Gallery Pursuit of the Southwest deadline Nov. 7

Call For Art Entries Deadline Extensions For Art Entries: Midnight CST, Fri., Nov. 7, 2014

DALLAS, TEXAS – This an invitation for all artists including Art Leagues, Local, Regional and National Memberships to participate. The show has a theme called, “Pursuit of The Southwest”. We are looking for original art in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, …

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2014 9×12 Works on Paper Show

The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2014 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 5-26, 2014.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, …

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Brazos Valley Art League Judged Show 2015

 

Brazos Valley Art League’s (BVAL) is a visual arts group interested in learning, experiencing, sharing, educating and meeting with others of common interest! For its history information, please visit BVAL’s history page. We have a studio for classrooms and the Wednesday Painters at the Art Center, 2275 Dartmouth Street, College Station, TX 77840. Call Art Center …

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24th Annual Oil Painters of America National Exhibition & Convention – Call for Entries

Oil Painters of America will hold its Twenty-fourth Annual National Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 1 through May 25, 2015 with Cutter & Cutter Fine Art at their Brilliance in Color Gallery located in St. Augustine, Florida.

Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $80,000, including …

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2015 Red Poppy Festival Poster Artist competition

The City of Georgetown announces a call for entries for the 2015 Red Poppy Festival Poster Artist.

The Winning Artist will receive:
– $500.00 Cash Award
– Artist’s Reception (First Friday – April 3, 2015)
– High Resolution Art Scan
– A 2′ x 4′ Street Banner

Art Submissions are …

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Call for Canned Goods Sculptures! Entry Fee DUE Nov 1!

Frisco Arts is hosting a canned goods sculpture exhibition to benefit Frisco Family Services’ Food Pantry.

Create a canned goods sculpture out of Thanksgiving food cans for a two-week display in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Entry forms due by Nov 1! Email …

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Third Annual Festival of Trees in Frisco – NO Entry FEE! Call for trees, wreaths, and 2D work!

Celebrate the holiday season by creatively giving back to your community! Create a tree, wreath, or two-dimensional piece of artwork to benefit CASA of Collin County. 100% of the proceeds of the sale of any tree or wreath will go to CASA, whereas 30% of the proceeds of the sale of any two-dimensional art …

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WoCA’s 2nd Annual Artists’ Book Exhibition entries due Nov. 19

WoCA Projects presents its

2nd Annual Artists’ Book Exhibition

December 8-January 31, 2015

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
at 11:59 p.m. Apply at  http://www.wocaprojects.com

Click here for full “2nd Annual Artists’ Book” prospectus.

Notification of Acceptance: Friday, November 21, 2014

Artist Reception: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 6-8:30 p.m.

In December 2014, WoCA Projects will …

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Dia de los Muertos call for art at Artes de la Rosa

Día de los Muertos

Artes de la Rosa is proud to present Dia de los Muertos Festival at the Rose Marine Theater. The celebration will commence on Saturday November 1st, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. This FREE outdoor event will celebrate and honor El Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)with live …

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ART7 Juried Regional Art Exhibitions deadline extended to Oct. 19

ART7 Gallery: Call for Artists

Juried Regional Group Exhibition

Deadline for Entry: October 19th, 2014

 The ART7 Crockett Community Gallery is accepting artist submissions for 2015. Located in Fort Worth’s flourishing West 7th development, this inviting new community art space is located among upscale retail shops with high pedestrian traffic on the edge of the city’s celebrated Cultural District, …

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TAG Youth Show call for art

The annual Trinity Arts Guild Youth Show Goes up in November at the TAG gallery in Bedford.  We accept artwork from any school age child whether they are in public, private or home school. We are pleased to be able to offer 2 – $500.00 Scholarships again this year. The prospectus is available at the …

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CAN you give thanks? Call for Thanksgiving themed can sculpture

Nov 11-23 – CAN you give thanks? – canned goods sculpture show/food drive

Create a canned goods sculpture as a group and be eligible to win a pizza party for up to 25 people!

To sign up your group, troop, or class to create a sculpture in the Frisco Art Gallery for this two week …

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“Veteran’s and Their Art” Oct. 15 deadline

Time is running out! Veterans and Their Art – LAST CALL for Artists!   Submit entries by Oct. 15, 2014

 Art Exhibit November 3-26, 2014 • Reception Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

The City of Keller and the Keller Public Arts Board have designated November as the month to honor veterans from all branches of …

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TVAA’s Dia de los Muertos entries due Oct. 20

Call for Art: TVAA Downtown Gallery

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

November 3 – 28, 2014

November 1st and 2nd are the Days of the Dead, celebrated in Mexico, Latin America, and most places where there are Latino populations. The holiday combines Aztec tradition and the Catholic observance of All Saints Day and …

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PrintAustin call for artists

PrintAustin will be held from January 15 to February 15, 2015. Our second annual print fest is a month-long event celebrating the art of original printmaking, educating the public about the traditions of printmaking as well as showcasing the innovations of the contemporary approach. http://printaustin.org/

PrintAustin has three open calls. All three exhibits will be hosted …

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