Naomi Anolic Early Career Jewish Visual Arts Award DEADLINE May 1, 2017

The Naomi Anolic Early Career Jewish Visual Arts Award is a $750 award intended to support and provide momentum for Jewish artists who are early in their artistic careers and who would benefit from the support and recognition this award would provide. An applicant for the Naomi Anolic Award will have demonstrated great potential in their practice, but not yet have achieved broad success or be considered well established professionally. Active, early-career Jewish visual artists between the ages of 25 and 35 may apply. Students may not apply. This year's focus is on painting and drawing. The appl... [more]

Open call for artists at Gallery Koivulinna DEADLINE may 3, 2017

Selected artists are charged a participation fee of 180 €. The fee includes space hire, exhibition invigilation, exhibition advertising, opening night and an electronic invitation. Send your application and CV and images of your works to the email address: no later than 5.3.2017. Please include a short introduction of the work you are applying with. The open call for gallery Koivulinna's summer exhibitions are now open. The call is open for all artists. More information can be found on the theme specific links on our website: http://galleriakoivulinna.zoho... [more]

DEADLINE EXTENSION: Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2017

Due to an unprecedented number of entries the Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize has EXTENDED ITS DEADLINE to 29th JANUARY 2017. The art competition is open to artists working across all genres, styles, from any background and any country. We are an art prize that focuses on supporting not just winners but all artists involved. We accept most art mediums and genres including painters, sculptors, photographers, collage, installation, watercolour, textile, portrait, abstract art, traditional art, fine art and decorative art. PRIZES INCLUDE: £7,000 prizes, for the Overall Winner, the Employee Choice Award... [more]

Call for Artists: "Island of Art" Third Annual Juried Exhibition, St. John's University Loretto Memorial Library, Staten Island, NY Deadline February 10, 2017

Call for Artists “Island of Art” Third Annual Juried Exhibition Loretto Memorial Library Gallery, St. John’s University, Staten Island, NY Exhibition Dates: March 25-May 27, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, March 25, 2017 2-5pm Only Staten Island Artists may apply. No theme restrictions. If selected, a $25 Hanging Fee which covers Postcards and the Opening Reception. Selected artists will receive postcards to distribute. Two dimensional works, any medium. Maximum size 36” x 36”. Exhibiti... [more]

Call for Concepts Amsterdam Light Festival 2017-2018 Deadline January 31, 2017

Amsterdam Light Festival is an annual light art festival in the Netherlands that presents the rapidly developing concept of light art in all its forms. After five successful editions, the festival will return to Amsterdam’s city center for the 2017-2018 edition. From artists to designers, engineers to architects, and professionals to students, the festival invites creators from around the world to submit their creative interpretations of the theme EXISTENTIAL. Amsterdam’s world-renowned canals and various waterfronts offer visitors a unique way to experience multidisciplinary light artw... [more]

EVA International – Ireland's Biennial: Open Call for Artists Deadline January 31, 2017

EVA International – Ireland’s Biennial is pleased to announce the Open Call for artists’ proposals for the 38th edition in 2018, curated by Inti Guerrero (Bogotá/Hong Kong). Since its inception in 1977, EVA has maintained, expanded and reformulated its Open Call as a tool for curatorial research, democratising the biennial spectrum for art practices across media, generations and locations. For EVA 2018, the revision and selection process of the Open Call is a call to respond to "the current state". This could be a reflection on the current state of your work, the... [more]

EVA International – Ireland's Biennial: Seeking Director Deadline February 13, 2017

EVA International is seeking a new Director who, building on the success achieved by outgoing Director Woodrow Kernohan, will lead and significantly grow the scale and ambition of Ireland's Biennial. This is a unique opportunity to make a major contribution to the development and vision of a leading international contemporary art exhibition as it moves into its 40th year. EVA International leads and champions the production, curation, commissioning and exhibiting of contemporary art in Limerick and Ireland, supporting the creation of new work by Irish and international artists. Currently working tow... [more]


BARBED MAGAZINE ISSUE #05 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS. Barbed is pleased to present a call for submissions for our fifth issue, entitled "Surrender". In this issue, we will study the subject of surrender and the diverse ways people interpret, solve, and deal with it. We live in a world in which surrender has multiple meanings, many of them oppressive and even violent. At various times I might surrender my rights, privileges, values, desires. You might also surrender your space, your kitchen, your food, your house, etc. The fifth issue of Barbed will examine these issues and mo... [more]

Open discipline residency opportunities in southern Italy Deadline February 1, 2017

San Potito Sannitico is a lively village wedged between the hills of Matese and the town of Piedimonte-Matese. Cultural festivals take place through the summer, including a public art festival and a film festival of emerging film makers. The residency offers accommodation in two-bedroom apartments with indoor and outdoor studio space. There is a printing press and other basic facilities for working in a variety of disciplines. Terra Vivente encourages interaction with the local community and invites artists who work with community engagement in mind as well as artists working with ideas of... [more]

2017 I-Park Artists-in-Residence Program Deadline January 30, 2017

I-Park, dedicated to nurturing artists and the creative process, is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the 2017 General Residency Program season. Artists working in the following disciplines are encouraged to apply: visual arts, creative writing, architecture, music composition/sound art, moving image and landscape/garden/ecological design. Located within an inspiring 450-acre nature preserve in rural East Haddam, CT (USA), I-Park will be awarding 40 fully-funded residencies between June and November. Fellows are provided with comfortable living quarters in a renovated 1850’s era farmho... [more]