Calls for Artists




The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council announces a call for submissions from Seattle Print Arts members for participation in a print exhibition to be held at Shoreline City Hall Gallery.

Deadline to apply is September 29th.

The juror will be Fred Wong.

To apply please send the following to Tara at .

Please note the following dates and restrictions:

More information about Shoreline City Hall

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Pratt Fine Arts Center is currently accepting applications for its annual Holiday Art Sale

Deadline October 3rd.

Open to all regional artists working in any tangible visual arts media, the 2014 Holiday Art Sale runs from November 21st -30th in Pratt’s spacious 2D/printmaking studios (located at 1905 S Main Street, Seattle) except Thanksgiving Day, November 27th, when Pratt is closed.

Visit to download a complete prospectus and complete an online application.




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Call to Artists: Ink, Drop & Roll!

Live demonstrations & hands-on activities at Bellevue Arts Museum

Bellevue Arts Museum announces a two-part open call for artists to participate in live demonstrations and hands-on public activities focusing on printmaking in celebration of the exhibition Under Pressure: Contemporary Prints from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation during the event Ink, Drop, & Roll on September 27, 2014 from 10am - 3pm. This open call covers printmaking disciplines such as linocut, woodcut, screenprint, drypoint, etching, monoprint, collograph, etc., and content/subject must be all-ages appropriate. A giant steamroller print demonstration featuring local teams will take place several times throughout the day.

Download a PDF of the prospectus.



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IPCNY Call for Entries

New Prints 2014/Autumn Selected by Nicola López

Deadline: 11:59 PM, Monday, September 15, 2014

Exhibition begins on October 25, 2014
Opening Reception: November 6, 2014

In keeping with our mission to promote the greater appreciation and understanding of the fine art print, IPCNY presents a selection of new prints several times per year. New Prints 2014/Autumn will be the 49th New Prints Exhibition. The show will be selected by Nicola López, an artist and printmaker who lives and works in Brooklyn and teaches at Columbia University.

Prints must have been completed within a year of the submission deadline.

There is no entry fee.

To apply go here:



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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:

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:

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




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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 and follow link for juried show entries. Please read the FULL prospectus before submitting entries. Use to upload images and pay fees. 
Questions? Email or call the gallery 206.624.9336, 12 - 5pm, Wednesday - Friday.