Calls for Entries around Texas & neighboring states – summer deadlines

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SOLO & GROUP Exhibitions | Downtown Austin
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: International
State: Texas
Fee: $35.00 (Exhibition Consideration Austin)
Entry Deadline: 7/11/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9152

LOCATION | Sí Gallery is a brand new exhibition space built by the Dab Art Co. and located in the very trendy East Sixth neighborhood of Downtown Austin. East 6th is hipster central for Austin. It’s home to honky tonks, dive bars, and restaurants. It’s also home to several live music venues, notably The White Horse and Hotel Vegas, both of which serve Austin’s budding musical talent. Home to the new Tesla headquarters and the famed SXSW (South By Soutwest) Festival. The eclectic local population of artists, professionals and techie’s have made their home on “the Eastside” of Austin creating a unique and thriving downtown district. 

MEDIUMS | All mediums are open to consideration. 

EXHIBITIONS | Submission will be reviewed for solo and group exhibition consideration. Our exhibitions (both online and in gallery) garner views into the tens of thousands. As an ARTSY partner gallery, all of our exhibiting artists are well-positioned for optimal collector visibility.  ……………..


PAPNM 13th National Juried Exhibition and Show
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: New Mexico
Fee: $35.00 (Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 7/16/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8632
Event Dates: 10/30/21 – 11/12/21

The PAPNM 13th National Juried Members Exhibition is a juried exhibition and sale of original two-dimensional en plein air artworks presented by the Plein Air Painters of New Mexico, hosted by Sorrel Sky Gallery from 10/30/21 through 11/12/21. 

PAPNM members of the following levels are eligible for this event: Artist Members, Signature Members, Master Signature Members. Master Signature Members will receive a separate email invitation.  PAPNM Membership for 2021 must be current. 
Each artist may submit up to 4 images. The 1st image is $35, each additional image is $10 paid via CaFÉTM.  
All work must be at least 80% completed en plein air during the last 2 years.
Maximum size per piece is 192 square inches unframed (12”x16”).  Images may not include signatures or frame.  Images not adhering to these requirements will be withdrawn from consideration and not be replaced.
Two artworks may be selected for exhibition from each artist.
The Juror of Awards is renowned artist Jill Car…


Prospectus #265 National Hispanic Cultural Center – Acequia Revitalization Project
Call Type: Public Art
Eligibility: Regional
State: New Mexico
Entry Deadline: 8/6/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8153

The Art in Public Places Program of New Mexico Arts and the Local Selection Committee at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) seek an artist or artist team to revitalize the Paseo Acequia through the creation of an exterior, site-specific commission project on the NHCC campus. The artwork will be located at the Paseo Acequia on the East side of campus. The concrete acequia itself and adjoining graveled area between the acequia and walkway are to be considered. Professional artists working in the Southwest region (Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico) and demonstrating a level of experience that is commensurate with the project scope and budget are invited to submit qualifications to this opportunity. A total budget of $80,274 is available for the project inclusive of all costs, taxes, and fees.


Navasota Artist in Residence, Fall 2021
Call Type: Residencies
Eligibility: International
State: Texas
Fee: $25.00 (The Arts Council of Brazos Valley)
Entry Deadline: 7/18/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8953
The City of Navasota and The Arts Council of Brazos Valley invite artists to apply for a six-month residency in Navasota, Texas! The Artists in Residence will have an opportunity to live, work, and exhibit in the historic Horlock Home in Navasota, Texas, which includes living and studio space for each of the three selected artists as well as a retail gallery space. The residency period is six (6) months from September 2021 to February 2022.

The City of Navasota will provide amenities including living/studio space, retail gallery space, internet, cable, and utilities free of charge to selected artists to provide artists the opportunity to create and sell their work. Each artist will also receive a one-time $600 stipend at the beginning of the residency to assist with groceries, fuel, and supply purchases.


2022 Small Works on Paper
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Local
State: Arkansas
Fee: $15.00 (Arkansas Arts Council 1st entry)
Entry Deadline: 7/23/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8915
Event Dates: 6/3/21 – 7/23/21
Small Works on Paper (SWOP) is an annual juried art exhibition sponsored by the Arkansas Arts Council. SWOP is open only to artists who are residents of Arkansas, aged 18 years or older and members of the Artist Registry.    


Austin Veterans Art Festival (AVAFEST) 2021
Call Type: Public Art
Eligibility: International
State: Texas
Fee: $25.00 (Visual Art)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9001

Austin Veterans Art Festival 2021 (AVAFEST2021), sponsored by the Veteran’s Suicide Prevention Channel (VSPC) invites all U.S. Veterans/Current Military/Immediate family member Artists residing in the USA and abroad to participate in our annual virtual art exhibition (some in-person exhibitions are planned).  

The theme is “Using the Arts & Community to Save Veteran Lives” this exhibition seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work created by the military community. The Exhibition dates are October 16 through November 14, 2021, throughout Austin Texas. 

We are proud to announce that the following galleries, museums and venues will host the artwork: VSPC Online Gallery (AVAFEST 2021 Gallery), Art Sparks Texas, Texas Folk Life, The Dougherty Art Center, The Mexican American Art Center, The George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, The Asian American Art Center, the Old Bakery and Emporium, the Williamson County Jester Annex, and the Estrada Garcia …


AMoA Biennial-600: Justice-Equality-Race-Identity
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Regional
State: Texas
Fee: $30.00 (Amarillo Museum of Art)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8597

AMoA BIENNIAL-600: Justice-Equality-Race-Identity will be an exhibition of artworks selected by a juror from works submitted by artists residing within a 600-mile radius of Amarillo, Texas.  The exhibition will be on view from October 22, 2021—January 2, 2022.

AMoA BIENNIAL-600: Justice-Equality-Race-Identity is the ninth in an ongoing series of juried biennial exhibitions exploring specific areas of artistic practice, material, and content.  The previous exhibition focuses include Drawing (’05), Clay (‘07), Glass (‘09), Figurative Painting (‘11), Printmaking (‘13), Sculpture (’15), and Architecture (’17), Textile/Fiber (’19).  This year, the AMoA staff and Board of Trustees are excited to offer the museum’s exhibition spaces to artists with a socially engaged practice. 


7th Biennial Salmon Sculpture Competition in Memory of Pam Salmon
Call Type: Competitions
Eligibility: International
State: Texas
Fee: $20.00 (San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts)
Entry Deadline: 8/13/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9022
The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts (SAMFA) seeks submissions for the 7th Biennial Salmon Sculpture Competition in Memory of Pam Salmon, a juried exhibition of outdoor sculpture. Open to all media suitable for long-term outdoor exposure. Up to 12 large scale works will be chosen for installation at the Sunken Garden Park (South Abe Street between the Concho River and Avenue D), City of San Angelo. JUROR– Emily Wilkinson, Director for Public Art, Texas Tech University System. Cash Awards – First Prize: $2,000; 2nd Prize: $1,500; 3rd Prize: $1,000


The Language of Fiber Art
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: Texas
Fee: $35.00 (Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 8/13/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9093
The annual Fiber Artists of San Antonio Exhibition is open to FASA members and non-members. We seek entries that utilize in whole or in part the use of fiber; art quilts, woven textiles, sculptural forms, vessels/basketry, art dolls, art to wear garments or accessories or mixed media art.  The theme for this year’s exhibition is The Language of Fiber Art and is intended to show the diversity and depth of expression that can be achieved with fiber.  Up to three art pieces per artists are allowed. Prizes will be awarded. 


Press Forward
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: Texas
Fee: $25.00 (PrintMatters Houston – Press Forward)
Entry Deadline: 8/15/21
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9037

PrintMatters is pleased to announce Press Forward, a national student printmaking exhibition to be held in Houston, TX in the fall of 2021. We are looking for exceptional works from current student printmakers that explore the wide range of traditional and innovative printmaking processes. Original works in all printmaking media are eligible, including  lithographs, screenprints, relief prints, intaglio, monoprints, and letterpress. Digital and mixed media works are accepted which incorporate a traditional printmaking medium as a main component. No photography or digital reproductions of original works will be accepted. Works must be completed within the last two years.This exhibition is open to current students in highschool or students currently enrolled in a degree or certificate program.


Secrets of the Garden Exhibit
Submit by Aug. 22 | Opening Sept. 11 | Ending on Nov. 8
Open Calls Gallery Main Street – Tyler, Texas 903.593.6905 MainStreet@tylertexas.com

Artists are invited to submit their work for the jurying phase of Gallery Main Street’s “Secrets of the Garden” fine art exhibit. This is in partnership with the Texas Rose Festival. https://www.downtowntyler.org/call-for-artists