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Gallery8680 call for art for Me Myself I: Self Portrait


thegallery8680: will open its doors at 7pm October 7th 2016 for Me Myself I
This letter is a call for artists to submit work for the exhibition titled Me Myself I This show is open for all mediums and must be the artist’s original interpretation of Me Myself I: Self Portrait Our desire is to create a space for emerging artists of a visionary nature. Whether self-taught or raised within the disciplines of art,
All exhibits will be curated and not all work submitted will be exhibited;
Me Myself I: Self Portrait To submit work:Email 1>3<10 images in 300dpi digital format, please keep files well organized and manageable. List the size, media and description of works. An artist statement is required with the submission. All submissions should be in jpg files. I do not accept cloud, web pages or drop box submissions. http://www.thegallery8680.com/me-myself-i.html
Submission of 1-3  pieces $15 > 3 $5 for each piece: Please pay submission fee by going to the gallery website http://www.thegallery8680.com/ and hit the buy now button. Submission is not complete till payment received.
To meet gallery requirements:
Ready-to-hang with secure wiring that does not stretch [eventually appearing above the work]. Hanging apparatus attached that supports the weight of the piece.
1”– 2” stretcher frames are acceptable; edges should be cleaned, painted or finished in some manner. If not framed saw hook hanging is not acceptable. ½“canvases will not be accepted unless framed.( or at curators discretion). If artwork includes multiple pieces, submit a diagram for hanging [including desired dimensions for spacing] Work not in compliance with requirements will not be hung.
Timeline of show:Submissions Due: Midnight Friday September 9th 2016
Acceptance: Monday September 12th 2016
Delivery: Monday September 26th 4-6pm
Pick Up: Monday October 24th 2016 4-6pm
p 214 -585-8175 [please leave voice message if I do not pick up] e thegallery8680@gmail.com
The gallery is located: @ 8680 main street suite e1 Frisco Texas 75034.
Robyn parker Feehan Creative Director thegallery8680    
thegallery8680 is partnering with Frisco Arts :  their mission is to expand the artistic, educational, and cultural opportunities in Frisco.

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TVAA Call of the Wild – call for art


Call for Art

TVAA Downtown Gallery

Call of the Wild

August 1 – 31, 2016

Reception August 21 from 2-4pm

Call of the Wild for this show pertains to wildlife and nature. Wild – characteristic of, appropriate to, or expressive of wilderness and/or wildlife. Artists are invited to submit work in any medium that depicts the wildness of the natural world and/or it’s inhabitants.

Please submit up to three entries (jpgs at 300 dpi and no longer than 1800 pixels on longest side) to Curator Jan Partin by July 20th at jparti01@sbcglobal.net. Prospectus/entry form is available on the Texas Visual Arts Association website at www.tvaa.org or from Jan.

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Dutch Art Gallery: Masters of the Fall art call


ART CALL FOR ENTRY – The Dutch Art Gallery announces an art call for the annual juried art competition,“Master’s of the Fall”. Art entries should capture an interpretation of an “Old Master” painting in their style. (Example, Starry Night By Gwen Bell) Or the Artist could create an original painting, but in the Master’s style. (Example, An Apple, but paint it with the style techniques by an Old Master.)  Or the Artist could do a literal copy of an “Old Master” piece for inclusion into our 10th Annual Juried Art Exhibition on Saturday, November 5, 2016. Deadline Oct. 3, 2016

Please enter a maximum of three (3) art entries into this juried art show competition. Winners will receive recognition to our Gallery database, e-marketing, social media, event and press release announcements. Cash prizes for the top 3 winners will be announced at the Awards and Opening Reception on Saturday, November 5, 2016. Cash Prize for 3rd place will be $250, 2nd Place $500 and 1st Place $1000. People’s Choice Award receives a gift certificate.


Entry Fees. Nonrefundable Entry Fee is $55.00USD via Paypal to pam@dutchartgallery.net or make check payable to Dutch Art Gallery paid by Midnight, Monday, October 3, 2016. (At the bottom of the registration page there are two buttons. The left button is a quick link to pay for your art entry fee and the right button is a quick link to the online registration form.)

For consideration to participate in the juried art show and exhibition. Please review the requirements on the Registration


Click Here To Register & Review Requirements

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Digital Dallas: 2nd < Art / Code > call for artists


Digital Dallas is back with the second installment of < Art / Code >. Come see some amazing digital artists create and display their remarkable craft at the incredible Aria Stone Gallery.

Meet creatives, developers, artist, digerati and enjoy complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

To be an exhibiting artist at the < Art / Code > event you must have art that incorporates some form of technology within it. Please fill out the following form to be considered to be a featured artist. We have a limited number of slots available so we will be notifying all all submitting candidates by July 8th. IF SELECTED, ARTISTS WILL BE DISPLAYING THEIR WORKS, INTERACTING WITHIN ATTENDEES, POSSIBLY CREATE LIVE , AND ARE ABLE TO SELL THEIR ART THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT AND RETAIN 100% OF SALES.

Event Delivery Date/Time: Wednesday July 27th 2016 6pm-9pm

Location: Aria Stone Gallery (1617 Hi Line Dr #310, Dallas, TX 75207, USA)

Deadline to register: July 8th

Artist Reveal: July 13th, to be posted on http://drgorilla.com/producer-1/

REGISTER: http://tinyurl.com/artcode2017

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3rd Annual Artspace111 Regional call for entries – due May 31


Artspace111 is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 3rd Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition, juried by the distinguished Director of the Kimbell Art Museum, Eric M. Lee. 

This year’s competition will include eligibility for 3D artwork. The exhibition will be open June 24th through August 6th with an opening reception on the evening of June 24th. Due date for entries is May 31st. Contemporary 2D and 3D works that follow the requirements detailed in the prospectus are accepted. Over $2000 will be awarded to the best works in show, and the first prize will include the opportunity to exhibit at Artspace111 in a separate solo or group show in 2016 – 2017.
For more information, contact the gallery, will@artspace111.com http://www.artspace111.com/

Click here to see full prospectus and details for entering


Exhibition – June 24 – August 6
Reception – June 24, 5:00p to 8:30p
Due Date/ Deadline for online submissions – May 31
Notification of acceptance – (Approx.) June 7, by email, and on the café site
Shipping Receiving – Notification of Acceptance – June 20
Shipped Return – August 8 – 12
Hand delivery pickup – August 8 – August 12

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Art Show “Stardust” call for artists



With the recent passing of some truly amazing stars we will be having tan art show to showcase work representing or honoring the lives and legacy of those stars that are no longer with us. So pick your favorite(s) and create some amazing art.

We are now accepting submissions for “StarDust”. $25 for the first piece, $10 per piece after that (3 piece max) maximum size 30”x40”. All work should be wired and ready to hang. Artists will keep all proceeds from the sale of their art. Submissions due February 16th 7:00 p.m. at Artists Composition Gallery, 13331 Preston Road, Suite 2070, Dallas TX 75240. (please note this is a family friendly show) The show will be up for the Midtown Art Walk February 20th with a closing reception March 5th, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

The visitors to the gallery will vote on their favorite piece and the winner will be our featured artist for the Midtown Art Walk on March 19th. For more info or questions, or to let us know if you will be participating message us on Facebook at Artists Composition (https://www.facebook.com/ArtistsComposition) or via email at  infoginabensonart@gmail.com

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TVAA’s Fire & Ice call for art


Call for Art

TVAA Downtown Gallery, Plaza of the Americas Suite G207 Box 347 700 N Pearl Street Dallas, Texas 75201

Fire & Ice

February 1 – 29, 2016

Imagine the ways your creativity can take you to other worlds, to different realities, and to the literal as well. Hot and cold, love and hate, war and peace, conflict and resolution, fire and ice. Work may be in any medium and style.

Artists may submit up to three jpg images at 300dpi and no longer than 1800 pixels on longest side. Prospectus is available on the TVAA website at www.tvaa.org or from Jenny.

Deadline for submission is January 20, 2016. Send entries to Curator Jenny Keller at: jennykeller1@sbcglobal.net

Curator:  Jenny Keller

Phone:      214-727-8148

Email:       jennykeller1@sbcglobal.net

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Call for NORTH TEXAS ARTISTS! Arts Open Call – Deadline Dec. 31


CALL FOR NORTH TEXAS ARTISTS! The Greater Denton Arts Council presents Arts Open Call, an exciting new exhibition event that benefits local artists and community arts programming in North Texas.

Arts Open Call will host an interactive installation of approximately 200 works which will be displayed floor to ceiling in the grand hall of the city’s former power plant, now the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Works will also become part of our online marketplace to promote the sale of each piece.

Additionally, the exhibition will provide the back drop for concerts, performances, and events at the Arts Center March 4 – April 17, 2016 including the 35Denton music festival. Thousands of visitors and online buyers will gain exposure to this singular exhibition and the opportunity to purchase high quality local artwork from North Texas artists.

Any type of two-dimensional media is eligible including paintings, drawings, prints, and photography. Artists must reside in the DFW/North Texas region. The exhibition will be on display March 4 – April 17, 2016 at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in downtown Denton, Texas. Entry deadline is December 31, 2015 with a $30 non-refundable entry fee for up to three entries. An online submission form is available at dentonarts.com/arts-open-call.

For more information and full prospectus visit dentonarts.com

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Brazos Valley Art League 2016 Judged Show Open To All Texas Artists


Image submission deadline: 12/22/15
Notification of acceptance: 12/27/15
Deadline for shipping delivery of art: 1/3/15
Delivery of Art and entry deadline: 1/4/16
Opening reception: 1/7/16
Closing of show: 1/31/16
Pick up date for unsold art: 2/2/16 from 2-4 PM
Return shipments of art: Week of 2/2-2/7/16

Entry fee, eligibility and image submission requirements, please see the show prospectus at this link on the Brazos Valley Art League website: http://bvartleague.org/judgedshow2016.pdf

Best of show: $500
1st place Professional Division, plus ribbon: $100
1st place Semi-Professional Division, plus ribbon: $100
1st place Non-Professional Division, plus ribbon: $100
1st place Adult Student, plus ribbon: $50
1st place High School student, plus ribbon: $50
1st, 2nd and 3rd place award ribbons in each of 8 categories
Honorable Mention and Special Merit Awards

Judge: Taylor Clendennan

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IAA Summer Show at the West Irving Library – call for art


The next free to enter show at the West Irving Library will be the 3rd annual IAA Summer Exhibit. There is no theme, but seasonal pieces will be appreciated. All 2-D media are eligible. The exhibit will be on view July 25 through September 26.

All artwork should be wired and ready to hang. Note weight limit of 10 pounds due to hanging system.

Contact organizers Sharon Giles or Susan Murray to participate atwestlibraryexhibits@irvingart.org or call 214-288-1232. Eligible participants: Irving residents or members of the Irving Art Association and its associated organizations: TAO Arts, Kaligrafos orFort Worth Calligraphers Guild, as well as Irving Art Center’s Art Connection.

Drop off is Saturday, July 25 from 10 am – 1pm at the West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle in Irving. (near the corner of Esters & Rochelle.) To make other arrangements, please contact the organizers. Bring your IAA 2015 Summer Exhibit Loan Agreement, or you may fill out the paperwork at time of drop off .

Also, if you would like to schedule a exhibit for yourself or your organization, please contact us.

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Stevie Ray & Jimmie Vaughan Public Art Tribute Approved – Call for entry Coming


The Dallas Park Board has approved a contract with the Oak Cliff Foundation confirming contributions of $68,000 for a new public art installation honoring Dallas natives and world-renowned blues musicians, Stevie Ray and Jimmie Vaughan to stand at Kiest Park in Oak Cliff, near the brothers’ childhood home. The move came just two days before Saturday’s induction of the late Stevie Ray Vaughan and his band Double Trouble into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cincinnati, OH. A call for artists will be issued this summer.

“We are pleased to be able to develop a public art commission to honor the lives and contributions of Dallas’ own Vaughan Brothers,” says Office of Cultural Affairs Interim Director, David Fisher. “Placing the work at Kiest Park, near their childhood home, is exactly the right location.”

The project will honor the Vaughan Brothers as important contributors to the history and culture of Dallas. The sibling blues guitarists Jimmie Vaughan (born in 1951) and Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954-1990) were born and raised in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas. They began playing guitar during their childhood and by their mid-teens were semi-professional musicians. The brothers relocated to Austin in the mid-1970s, forming individual bands that influenced the blues revival of the 1980s. Stevie Ray Vaughan was killed in a helicopter crash in August of 1990.

“The Dallas Park Board enthusiastically supported moving ahead with the contract for the Oak Cliff Foundation to contribute partial funding for the project,” says Office of Cultural Affairs Public Art Manager, Kay Kallos. “I think everyone felt this kind of recognition in Dallas is long overdue.”

The total project budget of $142,000 includes $74,000 from the 2006 Bond Program for public art projects in parks and $68,000 from the Oak Cliff Foundation. Of that, $87,200 will be allocated for the artwork, $40,000 for maintenance and $14,800 for administrative costs.

Oak Foundation Board Member, Kirby Warnock helped move the project forward. “We’re pleased the Oak Cliff Foundation could help bring this project to fruition,” says Warnock. “Now we’re calling on the public to join the campaign.” Donations to the Vaughan Brothers Art Project can be made online at http://vaughanbrosart.com/donate/

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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 Arts Director of Marketing & Exhibits: pprater@friscoarts.org

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