Call for Art: The Enduring Figure: 4th Biennial Nude Exhibition, Kaviar Forge & Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky
Deadline: October 7, 2016
We are excited to announce that Kaviar Forge & Gallery is currently accepting submissions for our fourth Nude Biennial Exhibition: “The Enduring Figure.”
This will be a juried group show exploring the theme of the human form; all 2D and 3D media will be considered. The exhibition will be displayed at Kaviar Gallery from November 25th – February 4th, with an Opening Reception November 25th 6-9PM during the F.A.T Friday Trolley Hop.
Artists are welcome to submit up to three images (JPEGS only) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by CD mailed to Kayla Bischoff, Kaviar Forge & Gallery, 147 Stevenson Ave., Louisville, KY, 40206.
Entry fee: $15 for up to three entries (entry fees are nonrefundable)
Submissions must include: the artist’s name, phone number, email address and physical address. Also include the title, dimensions, medium and retail price of each work by filling out the form found on our website.
Funding: Foundation Prize, Peripheral Vision Arts
Deadline: September 18
Peripheral Vision Arts is now accepting submissions for the inaugural Foundation Prize. This traditional competition honors one artist working in each of three categories: 2D, 3D, and Intermedia. Prize recipients will receive a stipend of $300, an Artist Profile page, and a takeover of our Instagram account (4 posts, 2 days). Fifteen percent (15%) of applicants will be named Finalists. Finalists will receive an Artist Profile page and an Instagram takeover.
Call for Art: 2nd SHOEBOX, Todd Gallery, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Deadline: November 30, 2016
SHOEBOX is an international juried competition featuring three-dimensional work designed to fit within the inner dimensions of a shoebox selected by each participating artist.
● Each applicant is free to select any shoebox for use from baby-size shoes to boots.
● Shoebox must be used to encase and accompany the shipment of each exhibit selected work.
● Shoebox is intended only as a size guide, not for incorporation into work or as part of display unless that is artist’s desire.
● Shoebox must have been commercially produced and feature the brand of shoe originally contained.
● Double box work after placing work in shoebox first for added shipping protection & packing efficiency.
● Once emptied after delivery shoeboxes will be used for promotional purposes and returned with work at close of exhibit.
Call for Art: A Sense of Place, The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, Georgia
Deadline: June 30
The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is pleased to announce its 2016 juried fine art competition, A Sense of Place. Open to participants from throughout the United States, this thirty-sixth annual event seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work being generated by contemporary American artists
Three cash prizes will be given, including a $750 Best of Show Award and two $500 Juror’s Awards. At the juror’s discretion, additional non-cash Honorable Mention awards may also be presented. Award recipients will be announced on Friday, September 9, 2016, at the opening reception for A Sense of Place.
The 2016 juried fine art competition is open to all US artists age 18 and older. All works must be original, not previously exhibited at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, and completed on or after June 1, 2014. Work that predates this cut-off date will not be considered.
Entries in the following media will be accepted: painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, and photography. Film and video pieces are ineligible. Entries are not judged in media categories.
Call for Art:The Chautauqua National Exhibition, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY
Deadline: November 20
Eastern Kentucky University Chautauqua Lecture Series, and the Department of Art & Design are sponsoring a juried exhibition on the theme of What If ?. Any two or three dimensional work incorporating an interpretation of this content is eligible.