Call for Art: Doris Ulmann Galleries, Berea College, KY

Call for Art: Doris Ulmann Galleries, Berea College, Berea, Kentucky

Deadline: 10/01/16

The Doris Ulmann Galleries, at Berea College in Berea, KY, are requesting proposals for solo shows for two academic years, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019. Berea College is an undergraduate work college that offers a BA in Art with concentrations in Studio Art and Art History. The galleries support student learning across the curriculum. We have three changing exhibitions spaces: Rogers Gallery, Upper Traylor Gallery, and Lower Traylor Gallery.

For plans and images of the galleries, visit: http://dulmanngalleries.berea.edu/about/call-for-proposals/

All media are welcome. Submissions will not be considered from those currently enrolled in an undergraduate academic program. Gallery provides postcards, press releases, a modest honorarium, and insurance coverage in transit and on-site. Artist is responsible for framing, shipping, and/or delivery. Send 15-20 images along with a one-page artist statement and a CV.

Email materials to:
dulmanngalleries@berea.edu

Call for Art: Ormond Memorial Art Museum, Ormond Beach, Florida

Call for Art: Ormond Memorial Art Museum, Ormond Beach, Florida

Deadline: November 1

OPEN CALL TO VISUAL ARTISTS
The Ormond Memorial Art Museum is accepting submissions from artists in a variety of styles and media for exhibitions in late 2017 and 2018.
Individual and small group submissions are welcome. The museum is not able to cover shipping costs of work.

Exhibition at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum is open to any artist or collaborative of artists submitting original works of art or design created within the past three years.

Professionals in ALL disciplines are encouraged to submit.

Open to any media including but by no means limited to traditional drawing, glass, printmaking, digital/new media, photography, sculpture, painting, installation, etc

http://ormondartmuseum.org/call-to-artists/

Call for Art: McMaster Gallery, University of South Carolina

Call for Art: McMaster Gallery, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Deadline: September 9, 2016

The McMaster Gallery is seeking Solo and Group Exhibition Proposals for the 2017-2018 academic year. The gallery resides in the University of South Carolina’s School of Visual Art and Design located in downtown Columbia, South Carolina. The gallery has about 900 square feet of space with over 140 linear feet of wall space.

Proposals will be accepted through September 9th, 2016 and works in all media will be considered

http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/art/2017-2018-open-call-submissions

Call for Art: Handmade & Bound, Nashville, TN

Call for Art: Handmade & Bound Nashville’s Stitches+Stories, Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, Nashville, TN

Deadline: August 30

The sixth annual edition of Handmade & Bound Nashville, presented by Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, is calling for artist submissions for the festival’s exhibition, Stitches + Stories. Nashville artist can submit works that fits into the theme of  “handmade books of poetry and collage work inspired by the healing power of art, memory and storytelling.” Artist who incorporate fiber art and/or personal essay will be given special consideration. The deadline for submissions is August 30, 2016. The Gallery will be open September 30 through October 14 with an opening reception September 30 at 5-7 pm in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery.

http://www.watkins.edu/handmadebound-2016/

https://handmadeboundnashville.com/stitchesandstories/

Call for Art: 2nd SHOEBOX, Todd Gallery, MTSU, TN

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.

http://tinyurl.com/MTSUShoebox

Call for Art: FL3TCH3R, ETSU, Johnson City, TN

Call for Art: FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT, Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee

Deadline: August 22, 2016

The 2016 4th Annual FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT is a multi-national juried exhibit focused on socially and politically engaged art. Socially and politically engaged art has been integral in creative expression since the beginning of visual arts. This exhibition explores the current trends and trajectory in this field and these collective creative works hopefully serve as an avenue or agent for societal transformation and exposure of social and political points of view. The goal is to recognize and advance this endeavor by providing a venue for the exhibition of socially and politically engaged art. Furthermore, the exhibit’s proceeds after expenses will fund the Fletcher H. Dyer Memorial Scholarship for an art and design student.

http://www.fl3tch3rexhibit.com/

http://fl3tch3rexhibit.com/downloads/prospectus.pdf

Call for Art: Horizon, Community Arts Center, Danville, KY

Call for Art: Horizon: Contemporary Landscape 2016, Community Arts Center, Danville, Kentucky

Deadline: August 1, 2016

Our annual juried exhibit will test the limits of what you think of when you hear the word landscape! While many artists portray classic landscape paintings, others delve into more abstract realms, submitting everything from collage and photography to mixed media and cast metal sculpture. We want to see where your imagination takes you as an artist.

$25 for up to 3 entries, $35 up to six entries.

The Community Arts Center is seeking entries for HORIZON: Contemporary Landscape 2016, an annual juried exhibition since 2010.  This exhibition seeks to expand the definition of landscape art, welcoming both traditional and experimental work in all media (with the exception of live performance art).  Juror: Isaac Powell.  Awards: Best in show $500, 2nd Place $250, 3rd Place $100.

Important dates:

  • Deadline for entries:  August 1
  • Notifications emailed: August 15
  • Deliver work:  August 27
  • Exhibition dates: September 1-November 11
  • Opening Reception: Sept 9, 5:30-7:00
  • Pick up work: November 12

Call to Artists: Horizon Contemporary Landscape