Call for Art: Roots & Culture, Chicago, IL

Call for Art: Roots & Culture, Chicago, Illinois
Submissions for 2 person exhibitions (Double Exposure) for the spring 2017 season are due May 27th, 2016.
Proposals are accepted for single artists and two person shows for our Double Exposure series. Proposals are accepted on a rolling calendar and then reviewed twice yearly, once in early December and again in early June by a panel comprised of Roots & Culture’s Programming Committee including two members of the Chicago arts community from outside the organization.
Proposals are only accepted in electronic format, sent to Single artist submissions are eligible for pairing by our Programming Committee and must include an artist statement not exceeding 300 words and a current CV. We also accept two person show proposals that should include an exhibition statement (statement of intent) not exceeding 300 words and current CVs. All submissions should include image lists and 15- 20 images organized in folders, zip files, or via a third party download/ hosting site (no Google Drive please) or 3-4 linked video clips (or a combination of images and videos). There is a $10 submission fee per proposal, payable by check or Paypal pay HERE. Mailing address is 1034 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60642. Do not expect a confirmation of receipt.
Double Exposure supports primarily Chicago- based artists, comprising at least 2/3 of the program.
Programming is organized 6- 9 months ahead of exhibition dates. Typical exhibitions run for 4-5 weeks. There is a five day installation period before the show. Accepted artists receive a $400 stipend. Roots & Culture also provides photo documentation of the installation. Some budget for shipping is available.

Call for Art: Small Works, Harper College, IL

Call for Art: Harper College 39th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Palatine, IL

Deadline: June 24, 2016

National juried show of Small Works, including all media except jewelry, film/video. Maximum 24 inches, largest dimension, including framing. Entry fee: $35, 3 digital images.

Juror: Julie Rodrigues Widholm, Director and Chief Curator of DePaul Art Museum, Chicago.

Exhibition: 8/29-9/29, 2016. Color exhibition catalog. Purchase awards available.

Call for Art: ARC Gallery Chicago, Illinois

Exhibition Call for Entries – It Figures: The Body in Art, ARC Gallery Chicago, Illinois

Deadline: 05/06/16

This exhibition is a contemporary examination of the human figure. All societies have created their own concepts for how to portray the human body. ARC looks to examine contemporary society’s and artists’ views of the human body in all of its manifestation. All mediums and materials are eligible including video and performance, no projections and media-based installation. Juror, Dan Addington of Addington Gallery, Chicago. Exhibition Dates: 6/22-7/16. Entry fee $40 for 3 images, $10 per image after. View details and apply through prospectus at or on ARC website

Call for Art: Moraine Valley Community College, Illinois

Call for Art: Moraine Valley Community College, Illinois

Deadline: January 15

We are now seeking artists to exhibit in the Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery at Moraine Valley Community College during the 2016-2017 academic year. Solo and group exhibition proposals (limited to 2-3 artists) are accepted.
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Call for Art: Southern Illinois Printworks, Carbondale

Call for Art: Four Rivers Biennial, Southern Illinois Printworks, Carbondale, Illinois

Deadline: December 11, 2015

Southern Illinois Printworks, a student organization from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is pleased to announce the first Four Rivers Print Biennial. This national call is open to both traditional and digital forms of printmaking. The exhibition will be held at a new gallery, 304, home of Carbondale Community Arts.
Juror: David Jones, Executive Director and Master Printer at The Center for Book, Paper and Print Arts at Columbia College, Chicago and current President of Southern Graphics Council International.
Three image submissions is $25.

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Call for Art: Bradley University Galleries

Call for Art: 5th Central Time Ceramics, Heuser Art Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria. IL

Deadline: November 30

This exhibition is open to all ceramic artists over the age of 18, who currently reside in the Central Time Zone. Artwork submitted must have been completed within the last three years. All forms of ceramic expression are encouraged.