Call for Art: Dogwood Festival, Knoxville, TN

Call for Art: Regional Fine Art Exhibition, Dogwood Festival, Knoxville, TN

Deadline: January 22, 2016

Dogwood Arts seeks fine art encompassing all styles and genres from both emerging and established artists. Works must have been completed in the last two years. Open to all artists 18 years and older residing within a 500 mile radius of the Dogwood office.

Call for Art: AND, UT, Knoxville, TN

Call for Art: AND, Building Community Through Art, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN (travels)

Deadline: October 15, 2015

Art encourages community, whether in our college and universities, in our independent studios, or in the relationships we develop across the country and world. We’re inviting you to expand your community by being part of the And exhibition. This exhibition will be displayed at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville; the University of Wisconsin-Madison; and culminating at the University of Iowa, where it will be included in the Iowa Print Archive.


We invite artists to create postcards for the exhibition conceptually related to the theme “and”; we encourage you to explore the theme and submit multiple times. Feel free to work in any medium of your choice, including digital. If you’re submitting work digitally, you can send an email to with your work attached as an image. For printed postcards, send one copy to each of the following addresses. Please include your email address on the back of the postcard; you will be notified when we receive the card and the dates of the exhibition. (If you are part of a class or organization, your group is welcome to send the prints in one package to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to save on postage.)

Residency: SAFTA, Knoxville, TN

Residency: Sundress Academy for the Arts, Knoxville, TN

Deadline: September 15

The Sundress Academy for the Arts (SAFTA) is now accepting applications for short-term artists’ residencies in creative writing, visual art, film/theater, music, and more. These residencies are designed to give artists time and space to complete their creative projects in a quiet and productive environment.