Art Deadlines List

Public art commissions, art competitions, art jobs and internships, art scholarships and grants and fellowships, residencies, art festivals, call for entries/proposals/projects, and other opportunities, in all disciplines, for art students, art teachers, and artists of all ages, all skill levels, in all disciplines, everywhere. A subscription to the Premium list guarantees you will be the first to view announcements and have access to ALL announcements.


September 08, 2017
DRAWING | SHADES OF GRAY Shades of Gray offers artists a chance to win recognition and have their work featured in Drawing magazine. The competition is open to all work created entirely in black, white, and gray in media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxbeFz


August 31, 2017
FREE WEBINAR ON HOW TO GET A PATRON OR SPONSOR Ongoing - A Free Online webinar that will teach you methods to find Patrons and Sponsors for your art. You will learn how one artist got Apple Computers and Bose Sound to sponsor art work and art projects and also how individual donors and Patrons can be solicited. There is also an option to extend your education in other areas. All those who register for the free webinar get a free booklet right away on how one artist got invited to the Whitney Biennial. No Entry Fee. Details: http://yourartmentor.com/patronsandsponsors2


August 31, 2017
SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS A SHOW OF HEADS is a thematic group exhibition of work that includes and/or is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, October 18 – November 11, 2017 and is open for entry to all artists working in any media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR slowart@aol.com


August 18, 2017
FMOPA MEMBERS SHOW 2017 Each artist must already be a member of the museum or sign up for a membership at the time of submission. Members may submit one physical entry to the show. Categories featured in this year’s exhibition: Travel, Forms and Figures, Fashion, Food, Design, Tampa Heritage, Science/Technology and Animals. Entry Fee. Details: 813-221-2222 OR http://bitly.com/1U6TB1F OR exhibitions@fmopa.org

August 21, 2017
IPHONE IMAGERY, KAREN DIVINE, JUROR. The camera phone (and iPhone in particular) is a great tool to capture reality or to recreate it as you choose. We’re looking for your version of a reality — or imagined reality — with either single images or multi-layered imagery, all shot and manipulated using a mobile device. Entry Fee. Details: 802-388-4500 OR https://photoplacegallery.com/iphone-imagery OR photos@photoplacegallery.com

August 24, 2017
WORKS OF PREDOMINENTLY A SINGLE COLOR SOUGHT. Part curatorial, part installation Spectrum-Gestalt brings together artists’ works from a wide variety of genres and mediums, grouping them into an expansive spectrum of color. Spectrum is one of our most popular exhibits each year having a similar concept but a different installation structure. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2uStdQT

August 25, 2017
SEAT 14C PRIZE The winning story will be uploaded to Seat 14C on the seat map (see website). Stories must be a minimum of 2,000 and a maximum of 4,000 words. Your story is a first-person account of the passenger in Seat 14C, on ANA Flight #008, as this passenger discovers they’ve mysteriously been transported 20 years into the future. No Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2tNXiQY

August 25, 2017
ART COMES ALIVE ($250,000 IN AWARDS TO ARTISTS) Accelerate your career, be acknowledged for your talents, and get your artwork noticed by collectors, corporations, interior designers, and art galleries! Our diverse panel of prestigious jurors are seeking artists working in a variety of media, subject matter, and price points. Awarded prizes include purchase awards, gallery contracts, and more! Entry Fee. Details: 513-723-1222 OR http://bitly.com/2tTQEdA OR elizabeth@adcfineart.com

August 28, 2017
LACDA 2017 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Call to artists for all styles of artwork and photography utilizing digital processes. Winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on museum quality paper shown in a solo exhibit in main gallery September 14-October 7, 2017. Ten second place winners also exhibited. Curating Jurors: Anna Katz, Assistant Curator: MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art Dhyandra Lawson, Associate Curator: LACMA, L.A. County Museum of Art. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1nMYjWC

August 30, 2017
MAIL ART, “PAIN”, OPEN CALL The Hoyt Gallery at the USC Keck School of Medicine presents “PAIN2”, a mail in art show featuring images depicting physical and mental pain. PAIN2 will run from September 1 – Oct 27, 2017 Deadline for submissions is August 30th, 2017. Pain C/O Curriculum Office Keck School of Medicine at USC 1975 Zonal Avenue, KAM 200 Los Angeles, CA 90089 No Entry Fee. Details: https://www.facebook.com/PainArtShow

August 31, 2017
SLOWART PRODUCTIONS | A SHOW OF HEADS A SHOW OF HEADS is a thematic group exhibition of work that includes and/or is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, October 18 – November 11, 2017 and is open for entry to all artists working in any media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/29zd75B OR slowart@aol.com

August 31, 2017
FREE WEBINAR ON HOW TO GET A PATRON OR SPONSOR Ongoing - A Free Online webinar that will teach you methods to find Patrons and Sponsors for your art. You will learn how one artist got Apple Computers and Bose Sound to sponsor art work and art projects and also how individual donors and Patrons can be solicited. There is also an option to extend your education in other areas. All those who register for the free webinar get a free booklet right away on how one artist got invited to the Whitney Biennial. No Entry Fee. Details: http://yourartmentor.com/patronsandsponsors2

September 08, 2017
ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2017 The contest is organised by Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management. Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2qwI4jr

September 08, 2017
DRAWING | SHADES OF GRAY Shades of Gray offers artists a chance to win recognition and have their work featured in Drawing magazine. The competition is open to all work created entirely in black, white, and gray in media. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/1TxbeFz

September 10, 2017
CRAFTBOSTON 2018 CALL FOR ENTRY Presented by the nonprofit Society of Arts and Crafts, CraftBoston is among the premier juried exhibitions and sales of contemporary craft in the U.S. The twice-annual show features the most outstanding artists of our time, showcasing one-of-a-kind and limited edition baskets, ceramics, decorative fiber wearables, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, and wood. Apply now! Application Fee. Details: 617-266-1810 OR http://www.societyofcrafts.org/craftboston OR craftboston@societyofcrafts.org

September 10, 2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR ONLINE ART COMPETITION, ALL CITYSCAPES CAGO Announces a Call for Artists to Participate in the ALL Cityscapes Competition. Deadline is 08/12/2017 Entry Fee. Details: 844-210-7722 OR http://tinyurl.com/2017-cityscapes

September 13, 2017
THE CHELSEA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION Enter for your chance to exhibit in New York City! The Chelsea International Photography Competition is organized by Agora Gallery and features separate amateur and professional categories. With a distinguished panel of jurors and prizes valued at more than $55,000, it is an opportunity for photographers to introduce the world to their art! Entry Fee. Details: http://www.agora-gallery.com/competition/photography OR competition@agora-gallery.com

September 15, 2017
GRANTS The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund invites grant applications from visual artists who are aged 40 years and over and who live within 150 miles of Washington, DC. Artists working in performance, video, and film are not eligible for Bader Fund grants. To download an application form, visit the Bader Fund website. In 2016, the Bader Fund awarded seven grants totaling $105,000. No Entry Fee. Details: 202-288-4608 OR http://www.baderfund.org OR grants@baderfund.org

September 18, 2017
INFRARED: THE INVISIBLE MADE VISIBLE Use the invisible spectrum in new or interesting ways. Photographs can be made with infrared film, digital cameras that have been converted, or non-converted digital cameras using filters — all of which capture infrared light. All genres of infrared photography are welcome: portraiture, landscapes, nature, structures, urban scenes and abstracts. Entry Fee. Details: 802-388-4500 OR https://photoplacegallery.com/infrared-invisible-made-visible OR photos@photoplacegallery.com

September 22, 2017
PAPERWEST. NATIONAL WORKS ON PAPER JURIED EXHIBITION. Juror: Willie Cole. All artists (18 years and older) residing in the USA are eligible to enter up to 3 original works that are either constructed from paper, or utilize a paper support. Works in Book Arts, Collage, Digital Prints, Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking (including Monoprints) and 3D Paper Works are eligible. Works must have been completed in the last two years. Entry Fee. Details: 801-581-8677 OR https://collegeoffineartsuniversityofutah.submittable.com/submit/89984/paper-west-2017 OR worksonpaper@art.utah.edu

September 24, 2017
“OUR WORLD IS KIND” PHOTO CONTEST Science says that looking at kind images makes people happier, healthier and creates a more connected and kind world. You can help make the world a better place through your photography. Take a picture of kindness where ever you see it and enter the Envision Kindness 2017 Photo Contest: Our World is Kind. Open to all photographers. With more than $1,300 in prizes, the contest is free to enter. No Entry Fee. Details: http://www.envisionkindness.org/photocontest OR contest@envisionkindness.org

December 10, 2017
2017 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR International Photographer of the Year creates new opportunities to showcase the best photographic work and introduce leading talents to the world of contemporary photography. IPOTY celebrates creativity, ambition and supports artists to develop and present their work through competition. Entry Fee. Details: http://bitly.com/2szsFQq


Like my art deadlines list

Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the Premium Art Deadlines List with
PayPal, credit card, check or money order.

Click here to Subscribe to the Free Monthly Email Edition.

Click here to view the Premium Art Deadlines List.