Call for Art: Fantastic Fibers 2017, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

Call for Art: Fantastic Fibers 2017, Yeiser Art Center, Paduach, Kentucky

Deadline: February 4, 2017

FANTASTIC FIBERS is an international juried exhibition that seeks to showcase a wide range of outstanding works related to the fiber medium.

One of Yeiser Art Center’s most engaging, innovative & colorful international exhibits, Fantastic Fibers is an inspirational “must see” for fine artists, quilters and textile art enthusiasts across the globe.

Contemporary and innovative works created with fiber as the primary medium are welcome. This exhibition is open to all artists 18 years and over working in the field of fiber art. All work submitted must be original, completed in the last three years and not previously exhibited in a FANTASTIC FIBERS exhibition. There are no size restrictions. Up to five entries per artist are permitted with an entry fee of $25 per piece. All selected artworks will be featured in full color catalog produced by Yeiser Art Center for sale during the exhibition. Selected artists for exhibit will receive a complementary copy of the exhibition catalog. FANTASTIC FIBERS 2017 will be on display at Yeiser Art Center from April 22 to June 17, 2017.

https://www.theyeiser.org/project/fantastic-fibers-2017/

Call for Art: Order & Chaos, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY

Call for Art: The Chautauqua National Juried Exhibition: Order & Chaos, Fred Parker Giles Gallery, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky

Deadline: 11/21/16

Eligibility: Any artist, 18 years or older, is eligible to enter work in any medium except video.  All entries must be the original work of the artist.

Theme: The subject of the art must relate in someway to the theme of Order and Chaos. 

Specifications: Maximum size is 55” in any dimension.  All work must be suitable for presentation or framed.  Wall pieces must have appropriate hardware for hanging. Plexiglas glazing only.  The director will exclude work that does not conform to this standard any accepted work that differs significantly from the entered image may be disqualified. Note, that the gallery walls are carpet covered ¾” plywood.  Transparent pieces will be affected and some screws are too long for the walls.

Application: Each artist may enter three pieces. Go to https://www.callforentry.org

 Entry Fee (The Chautauqua National Juried Exhibition: ORDER AND CHAOS Entry Fee): $30.00

https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3769

http://art.eku.edu/insidelook/order-chaos-call-entries

Call for Art: The Enduring Figure, Kaviar Forge & Gallery, Lexington, KY

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 kaviargallery@gmail.com 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.

http://www.craigkaviargallery.com/#!call-for-artists/n30pa

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: 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

Call for Art: Art Through the Lens, Paducah, KY

Call for Art: Art Through the Lens, Yesier Art Center, Paducah, Kentucky

Deadline: June 24, 2016

Originating in 1975 as the Paducah Summer Festival Photo Competition, Paducah Photo has grown from a fledgling contest into an international juried exhibition. Over the past 40 years, this exhibition has become one of the Mid-South’s most prestigious annual photographic events.

https://www.theyeiser.org/project/2016-art-through-the-lens/

Call for Art: Firmly Rooted, M.S. Rezny Gallery, Lexington, KY

Call for Art: Firmly Rooted, M.S. Rezny Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky

Deadline: June 1st

Firmly Rooted is a juried exhibition addressing our ongoing, symbiotic relationship with plants. This is an open call to artists in the USA for works in any medium including painting, drawing, collage, photography, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media, video, fiber, and any type of non-traditional art.  Artists are encouraged but not limited to submit work that address some aspect of our connection with the plant world.–topics such as consumption, environmental reclamation, invasive species, extinction, healing and medicine, stories and myth. Artists are also encouraged to submit work that adheres to their personal aesthetic and formal styles of botanical representation.

http://www.msrezny.com/#!firmly-rooted-2016/m9ncm