Calls for Artists

 

 

Pratt Fine Arts Center Seattle Print Arts Printmaking Scholarship

Application Deadline: Friday, August 1st 2014.

Thanks to the support of Seattle Print Arts, Pratt is pleased to offer this annual scholarship in printmaking.

One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded for use in Pratt’s printmaking programs. The scholarship may be used for Pratt classes, workshops, or studio rental.

Submit materials via email. The scholarship recipients will be announced by September 1, 2014.

Download a PDF of the prospectus.

For questions please email: scholarships@pratt.org

 

 

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Okanagan Print Triennial

Deadline: October 2, 2014

This is the third Okanagan Print Triennial and the first fully international with prospectus and online submission available in Spanish, French and English: okanaganprinttriennial.com

Launched in 2009, the Okanagan Print Triennial (OPT) is an open juried print exhibition based on the international model for such projects established over the last forty years.

In the spirit of acknowledging and celebrating the vitality and variety of approaches and techniques in contemporary work in printmaking, the OPT aims to bring the very best in current printmaking practice to audiences in the Okanagan region of British Columbia.

The OPT is a collaborative project of the Vernon Public Art Gallery, the Kelowna Art Gallery, and the University of British Columbia Okanagan. The juried group exhibition alternates between the Kelowna and Vernon galleries, with the winner of each show being given a solo show at the alternate gallery concurrently with that year’s OPT show.

The exhibition dates of the OPT 2015 at the Vernon Public Art Gallery are March 19 to May 21.

 

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2015 National Juried Printmaking Exhibition

Deadline: October 3rd.

A national art competition and exhibition organized by the Landmark Arts Gallery and the Texas Tech printmaking area in the Texas Tech School of Art. Many contemporary artists who originally started with printmaking as their primary medium find ways to create visually captivating and socially or politically engaging discourses through interdisciplinary approaches. All media including time based and installation will be considered. Work must be original and completed within the last 3 years and is open to professional artists living in the U.S., 18+.

$40 for up to three entries, $5 each for up to two additional entries submitted for a total of 5 entries. The juror is Kevin Haas, Professor of Printmaking, Washington State University.

All entry is through Slideroom. For prospectus and information: www.art.ttu.edu/bp4

The exhibition will run from January 17 - February 22, 2015.

 

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2014 Pacific States Biennial National

Deadline: August 15th.

The 2014 Pacific States Biennial National juried print exhibition was established by the Art Department Print Studio at the University of Hawaii Hilo in 1982. The premier Hawaii biennial exhibition is hosted in conjunction with the Campus Center Gallery with support from the Student Activities Council and is open to all artists 18 years or older presently residing in the United States and its territories. PSBN will cover the cost of return shipping and provide a color exhibition catalog to participating artists.

Apply here: callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=1805&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes

Prospectus: http://hilo.hawaii.edu/~art/psbn-2014/2014-PSBN-Prospectus.pdf

 

 

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Ink Press Repeat 2014 Juried Show: Juried Printmaking and Book Art Exhibition of Traditional and Digital Print Media

Submissions Deadline: Thursday, July 31, 2014

Exhibition Dates: November 3 – December 12, 2014

Since 2001, the University Galleries at William Paterson University has organized an annual juried printmaking exhibition featuring traditional and digital print media and book art. One artist will be selected to have a solo exhibition at the University Galleries. Select works will receive cash prizes.

Juror Susan Tallman is an art historian who has written extensively on the history and culture of the print, as well as on issues authenticity, reproduction and multiplicity. She is Editor-in-Chief of the international journal and website Art in Print, and her writing has appeared in Art in America, Parkett, Public Art Review, Art on Paper, Print Quarterly, Arts Magazine and many other publications. Her books include The Contemporary Print: from Pre-Pop to Postmodern (Thames and Hudson),The Collections of Barbara Bloom (Steidl), and numerous museum catalogues. She has lived and worked in New York, Amsterdam and Berlin, and currently teaches in the Departments of Printmedia and Art History, Theory and Criticism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

To submit your artwork, please visit: wpugalleries.slideroom.com

Follow this link for a printable prospectus: wpunj.edu/coac/gallery/images/IPR_2014_CFE.pdf

 

 

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Gallery 110's 5th Annual Juried Exhibition

Deadline: October 22, 2014.
 
Gallery 110's annual juried exhibition showcases work by emerging and established artists. Our gallery location and reputation offer artists access to Seattle's Pioneer Square gallery district and First Thursday Art Walk. 
 
Juror Scott Lawrimore is the First Director of the University of Washington's Jacob Lawrence Gallery.
 
Selected works will be on view at Gallery 110 from February 5th through February 28th, 2015. The juror will select first, second and third place awards for which the artists will receive cash prizes.
 
This juried exhibition is open to artists over 18 years of age. Artwork may be in any two or three-dimensional media. 
 
The fee is $35 for 3 entries. Add $10 for each additional piece. Payment must be in US dollars. Entry fees are non-refundable. 
  
Go to gallery110.com and follow link for juried show entries. Please read the FULL prospectus before submitting entries. Use callforentry.org to upload images and pay fees. 
  
Questions? Email juriedshow@gallery110.com or call the gallery 206.624.9336, 12 - 5pm, Wednesday - Friday.

 

 

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Juried Art Purchase For Imagine Housing’s newest Affordable Housing Community.

Submission Deadline: August 1, 2014.

Two pieces of artwork to be aquired for Velocity community spaces.

Imagine Housing is committed to building high-quality, beautiful affordable apartment communities that residents can be proud to call home. As part of this effort, we furnish these communities with high-quality artwork that resonates with the feel of the property. For our newest building, Velocity, we are inviting the community to participate in a competition that will ultimately decide the artwork that will adorn the entry way and living room.

Download the prospectus.

 

 

 

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Ben Shahn Center for the Visual Arts Juried Printmaking and Book Art Exhibition of Traditional and Digital Print Media

Submissions Deadline: Thursday, July 31, 2014.

Exhibition Dates: November 3 - December 12, 2014

Since 2001, the University Galleries at William Paterson University has organized an annual juried printmaking exhibition featuring traditional and digital print media and book art. One artist will be selected to have a solo exhibition at the University Galleries. Select works will receive cash prizes.

The juror, Susan Tallman, is an art historian who has written extensively on the history and culture of the print, as well as on issues authenticity, reproduction and multiplicity. She is Editor-in-Chief of the international journal and website Art in Print, and her writing has appeared in Art in America, Parkett, Public Art Review, Art on Paper, Print Quarterly, Arts Magazine and many other publications. Her books include The Contemporary Print: from Pre-Pop to Postmodern (Thames and Hudson),The Collections of Barbara Bloom (Steidl), and numerous museum catalogues. She has lived and worked in New York, Amsterdam and Berlin, and currently teaches in the Departments of Printmedia and Art History, Theory and Criticism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.


Download the prospectus at: wpunj.edu/coac/gallery/images/IPR_2014_CFE.pdf