Listings for visual arts exhibition opportunities in the Philadelphia region

  • Call for Art – Twelve Gates Arts

    Deadline December 4: Twelve Gates Arts is seeking submissions of work from local Philadelphia artists for an upcoming show that will showcase work from emerging, talented, and creative artists who are inspired by Twelve Gates’s mission and South Asian (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka) art.
    Twelve Gates Arts is a local nonprofit whose mission is to enrich and engage the community through South Asian art and culture. Through a unique and thought-provoking atmosphere, Twelve Gates aims to showcase international multidisciplinary arts bound by a diasporic South Asian identity. Twelve Gates aims to create and promote projects in the community that cross geographic and cultural boundaries.
    All submissions will be reviewed by Twelve Gates’ curator and selected works will be placed in the gallery for an exhibition in January 2016. All works at the exhibition will be for sale, priced at $200 and below. All mediums of work are welcome, prints encouraged.
    -Local Philadelphia Artists
    -Inspired by Twelve Gates’s mission
    -All mediums welcome just consider a $200 and below sale price of work
    -Submit up to three pieces of work no larger than 16×20
    -Submissions (including image of work, title, and artist statement) due by December 4, 2015 to submissions@twelvegatesarts.org
    -Questions to info@twelvegatesarts.org
    -Learn more about Twelve Gates at twelvegatesarts.org

    Listing Expires: 12/05/2015

  • Call For Entries – Soho Photo Gallery

    Deadline January 15:
    2016 International Portfolio Competition
    About the competition: Soho Photo Gallery, New York City’s longest-running photography gallery, is awarding solo shows to three winning photographers. The panel of jurors will make their initial selections based on digital submissions of portfolios consisting on 12-20 images. Final selections will be based on prints.

    The Jurors: Members of Soho Photo Gallery’s Portfolio Review Committee will jury the competition. The committee has reviewed thousands of portfolios since the gallery’s beginning in 1971. In so doing, the gallery has exhibited prints by some of the finest contemporary photographers throughout the world.

    Eligibility: The competition is open to all photographers age 18 years old or older, excluding members of Soho Photo Gallery.

    The Sponsor: Pina Zangaro, designers and manufacturers of fine presentation books, is providing customized portfolio boxes to each winning photographer.

    To enter the competition click here

    For a full prospectus click here

    Listing Expires: 01/16/2016

  • Call for Entries – Philadelphia Sketch Club

    Deadline December 13: Exhibition Dates: January 2 – 24, 2016
    Works Eligible: Any 2-dimensional works on paper utilizing watercolor, oil, gouache, casein, acrylics, inks, prints, graphite, etching, charcoal, pastel, collage, pencil, mixed media, and others. No computer generated art, photography, or digital works allowed.
    Submisions: You can submit up to 10 works. Maximum 2 works accepted.
    Entry Fees: PSC Members: $1 entry for first piece, $10 additional
    works. Non-members: $20 entry for first piece, $10 for additional works.
    Assistance with on-line submission: Sunday, Dec 13, 1-5 pm at Philadelphia Sketch Club.
    Notification of acceptance: Emails sent or check www.sketchclub.org on Dec. 16, 2015 at 5 pm.
    Delivery of Accepted Works: Sunday, Dec 23 and Wednesday, Dec 26,
    2015 (1-5 PM) or Ship to:
    Philadelphia Sketch Club
    235 S. Camac St
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    General Inquiry: email Show Chair, Lauren Sweeney (ljsweeney1@verizon.net)
    or exhibitions@sketchclub.org
    Prizes: Jurors will select works for exhibition; prizes are awarded after
    works are delivered.
    Sales: All work must be offered for sale. A sales attendant will be on duty. PSC sales commission is 25%.
    Pickup: Sun., Jan. 25 and Wed., Jan 28, 2015, 1-5 pm.
    Reception: Sunday, January 10, 2016 2-4 PM. Prizes will be handed out at 3:00 PM.

    See Full Prospectus for all details:

    Entry on-line: http://sketchclub.org/psc-official-online-submission-site/

    Listing Expires: 12/14/2015

  • Call for Artists – Greenpoint Gallery

    Deadline November 20: CALLING ALL ARTISTS IN ALL MEDIUMS !

    Greenpoint Gallery is now accepting submissions for our Fall Small Works Salon Show on the third floor!!

    FRIDAY, November 20th, 2015!!
    DEADLINE: November 19th at 11pm

    This week we will be hosting a Fall Small Works Salon Show on the third floor and and the Solo Show of Kharis Kennedy, previous winner, on the second floor. We are super excited for both of these shows to be happening on the same night and cannot wait to see the amazing submissions we will receive.

    Best in Show wins $200 and a solo show! Runner Up winners receive a slot in a group show and with runner up winners! Submit today!

    We have two gallery floors and stellar lineup of local bands and musicians sure to entertain, so mark your calendars and submit TODAY!

    FRIDAY, November 20th @ 8pm.
    All Mediums!!
    Size Limit: 18×24″ and under

    As always….It’s FREE to submit work.
    Submit jpegs or a link to your website to: greenpointgallery@gmail.com

    The show is for one night only. Artists must deliver the work to the Gallery IN PERSON and the work must arrive ready to hang. Artists must also come back to pick up any unsold work after the show.


    Though it is free to submit, there is a $5 registration fee per piece for works accepted into the show. Registration fees go directly toward furnishing the cash prize and expenses of the reception.

    We sell works at EVERY SHOW! We have sold hundreds of pieces in the $150-$500 range. And, as always, we NEVER take a percentage of any works sold in our dedication to support our artistic community.

    Curator Shawn James personally reviews each submission and everyone who enters will receive a personal email notifying them if they are accepted or not. Drop off and pick up times will be included in acceptance emails.

    Good luck to you all!
    Come and GET YOUR ART ON !
    Please help us spread the word to all artists you know!

    Application Instructions:
    Submit jpegs or link to greenpointgallery@gmail.com

    Website: www.thegreenpointgallery.com
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/greenpointgallery

  • Call for Artists – Philadelphia Sculptors

    Deadline January 5: Philadelphia Sculptors is seeking artists to help launch “Artship Olympia,” a floating exhibition of site specific installations on Cruiser Olympia, the oldest floating steel warship in the world. The ship is moored in the boat basin next to the Independence Seaport Museum at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA. From June 25 – September 25, 2016, Cruiser Olympia will transition from battleship to “artship” as it becomes a temporary art venue. Artists will have the opportunity to create artworks in designated locations on the ship’s interior and exterior decks. Created in collaboration with the Seaport Museum, the exhibition will use contemporary art as a means of activating the historic vessel. Selected artists will receive an honorarium of $1,000 to create dynamic artworks that respond to the Olympia’s history, narratives, shipboard conditions, naval culture, ecology, political context and/or physical attributes. The submission deadline is January 5, 2016. The jurors are Craig Bruns – Chief Curator, Independence Seaport Museum; Jesse Lebovics – Director of Historic Ships, Independence Seaport Museum; Pepón Osorio – Community and Installation Artist and Professor, Tyler School of Art; and Sara Reisman – Curator, and Artistic Director of The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation. The entry fee is $30. The fee will be waived for Philadelphia Sculptors members in good standing. Anyone may join Philadelphia Sculptors to get the fee waived. All work must be submitted in digital format through CaFÉ (CallForEntry.org) For prospectus and more information, go to www.philasculptors.org/olympia. For information about joining Philadelphia Sculptors, go to www.philasculptors.org or contact Leslie Kaufman at 215-413-9126, lesliekaufman@verizon.net.

    Listing Expires: 01/06/2016

  • Call for Entries – Silicon Fine Art Prints

    Deadline November 29: We you can, YOU are the curator.
    Send us an Instagram style* image and we will print, mount and hang it for our show opening First Friday December 4th.
    There is a small entry fee to cover the cost of printing and mounting and all entries are guaranteed to be in the show. At the end of the show all entries will go in “The Permanent Collection of Silicon Gallery”.
    There will be a “Best in Show” which will be featured in our window poster and printed at 40” x 40” (resolution dependent) and two runners up which will be printed at 22” x 22”.
    Works in show will be for sale as an open edition and you will receive 50% of the proceeds and we will cover the cost of printing.
    Entering is easy, just go to www.siliconfineartprints.com/instashow.html for details.
    *Instagram Style can be any Instagram image (send us the URL) or any square format image. Minimum image size is 640 x 640 pixels, no maximum size.

    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 11/30/2015

  • Call for Exhibition Proposals – George School Anderson and Walton Galleries

    Ongoing: George School is a private Quaker boarding and day high school located on a rural campus in Newtown, Pennsylvania.

    The George School galleries host three artist lecture series per year, as well as various faculty, student, and alumni work. The school hosts receptions and artist lectures on select Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

    The first three exhibitions of the school year are open to all artists. Exhibitions are six to eight weeks in length; individual and group exhibitions may include two or three-dimensional works in all media, including installations. If you would like to be considered for a show, please submit the following:
    Please send ten images of your work, attached to an email, sized at 6×9” with a 72 dpi resolution, with an accompanying description that includes slide list with title, size, medium, date of completion, and price, along with a resume and artist statement to: gsgalleryexhibits@georgeschool.org
    Proposals are accepted on an ongoing basis. Once a submission has been received the Exhibitions Committee will review the work and the artists will be notified as soon as this process is complete.

  • Open Call for Outdoor Public Artwork – Harford Community College

    Deadline March 1: Harford Community College (HCC) in Bel Air, MD is seeking proposals for permanent installation of sculpture on its campus. The College seeks to purchase contemporary artwork that will enhance the public experience of the campus and reflect the College’s commitment to the arts. A committee of jurors consisting of representatives from the college community, including Art + Design faculty, will select the work or works.

    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 03/02/2016

  • Call for Entries – Wayne Art Center

    Deadline March 1: The Wayne Art Center is pleased to announce that registration for the 10th annual Plein Air Festival will open from November 1, 2015 through March 1, 2016. The artists selected to participate will have five days to paint on the Main Line and in Philadelphia before the Anniversary Gala on May 14. The exhibition will run from May 14 through June 25, 2016.

    JUROR: Wayne Art Center is pleased to welcome T. Allen Lawson as the juror for the 10th Anniversary of Wayne Art Center’s Plein Air Festival. Lawson is an award-winning plein air artist who has dedicated himself to studying the rhythms and subtleties of his surroundings. He will select the participating artists and present over $15,000 in awards at the Anniversary Gala.

    1. Entry is open to plein air artists in all painted media. Registration is from November 1, 2015 to March 1, 2016.
    2. Entries must be submitted online through www.waynepleinairentry.org. The entry fee is $40 and must be paid by PayPal, credit card or personal check. All entries must be paid in full by March 1, 2016; unpaid entries will not be considered by the juror.
    3. Artists may submit up to three paintings representing their body of work. Digital images must be in JPEG format at 300 dpi, 1200×1800 pixels.
    4. Works submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2013.
    5. All work must be available for sale during the exhibition; Wayne Art Center retains 40% of sale price. All work will be insured for 60% of sale value while on display. The Wayne Art Center will not be responsible for loss or damage of work in transit.
    6. Any new paintings commissioned during the course of the Plein Air exhibition will be treated as a sale; Wayne Art Center retains 40% of sale price.

    November 1, 2015 through March 1, 2016
    Online application ($40 entry fee)
    March 14
    Notification of accepted and declined work
    May 9
    Artist Welcome Dinner and canvas stamping
    May 10-12
    Artists paint within 20 miles of Wayne, PA
    May 13
    Artists paint in Philadelphia and designated locations
    May 14
    Artists paint in downtown Wayne
    May 14
    Anniversary Gala and Artist Reception at Wayne Art Center
    May 14–June 25
    10th Anniversary Juried and Invitational Plein Air Exhibition open to the public

    Listing Expires: 03/02/2016

  • Call for Artists – Multiples

    Deadline December 1: Our January Exhibition will be focusing on Multiples! Whether you cast your work or make several of the same piece, we want patrons to walk into the gallery seeing double, triple, n-tuples!

    Work must have at least 2 “multiples” to be eligible. All work must be original and ready to hang. Images submitted must be no less than 300 dpi. If no payment is submitted the piece will NOT BE JURIED. The Philadelphia Sculpture Gym does not pay for shipping and handling. Items shipped must be returned via USPS.

    Entry Fee
    Current members of Philadelphia Sculpture Gym – FREE! (We will reimburse you for your submission fee)
    Non-members – $25

    Selected artists will be contacted with installation details.

    Members: Philadelphia Sculpture Gym will receive a 30% commission on work sold during the show.
    Non-members: Philadelphia Sculpture Gym will receive a 40% commission on work sold during the show.

    Submission due date: December 1, 2015
    Artist selection: December 2 – 8, 2015
    Artwork drop-off: December 14-23, 2015
    Installation: January 5-7, 2016
    Opening reception: Friday, January 8, 2016, 6-9 pm
    Exhibition: January 8 – 29, 2016
    Artwork pickup: February 2nd – 4th
    Please check our website for our open hours

    Philadelphia Sculpture Gym Gallery
    Attn: Multiples
    1834 E. Frankford Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19125

    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 12/01/2015

  • Call for Artists – Philadelphia Sculpture Gym

    Deadline January 1: Metal working is one of four core focuses of the Philadelphia Sculpture Gym. This exhibition will showcase wood sculpture in all of its forms.

    Work must use metal as a main material to be eligible. All work must be original and ready to hang. Images submitted must be no less than 300 dpi. If no payment is submitted the piece will NOT BE JURIED. The Philadelphia Sculpture Gym does not pay for shipping and handling. Items shipped must be returned via USPS.

    Entry Fee
    Current members of Philadelphia Sculpture Gym – FREE! (We will reimburse you for your submission fee)
    Non-members – $22
    See instructions for payment below

    Selected artists will be contacted with installation details.

    Members: Philadelphia Sculpture Gym will receive a 30% commission on work sold during the show.
    Non-members: Philadelphia Sculpture Gym will receive a 40% commission on work sold during the show.

    Submission due date: January 1, 2016
    Artist selection: January 2 – 8, 2016
    Artwork drop-off: January 26-29, 2016
    Installation: February 2-4, 2016
    Opening reception: Friday, February 5, 2016, 6-9 pm
    Exhibition: February 5 – 26, 2016
    Artwork pickup: February 27th and 28th
    Please check our website for our open hours

    Philadelphia Sculpture Gym Gallery
    Attn: Process Show: Metal
    1834 E. Frankford Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19125

    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 01/02/2016

  • Open Call – South Brooklyn Exhibition Program

    Deadline December 1: The NARS Foundation is pleased to announce its inaugural South Brooklyn Exhibition Open Call. The NARS South Brooklyn Exhibition Program provides emerging and underrepresented artists with the opportunity to participate in a group exhibition in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The aim of the program is to engage artists of South Brooklyn in a dialogue through a curated group exhibition, and the theme of this year’s exhibition is Community.

    For the purpose of this program, South Brooklyn is defined as living and/or with studio space in Sunset Park, Park Slope, Gowanus, Red Hook, or Bay Ridge. The program will curate a group exhibition from the art work submitted in the Open Call.
    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 12/02/2015

  • Call for Artists – Montgomery College

    Deadline April 8:
    The concept of entropy is often defined as nature’s tendency to move from order to disorder. Other ideas
    associated with entropy are: a lack of predictability, change in condition or appearance and gradual decline over
    time into disintegration or dissolution. In nature, this phenomenon is seen in the slow degradation of elements
    such as stone or wood, or in a myriad of other possibilities. Time is the key to both entropy and change,
    whether in nature or in human lives.
    We invite artists to propose an individual or group exhibit that expresses or relates to these intertwined
    The Department of Visual and Performing Arts is calling for exhibition proposals for the Open Gallery in
    The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center that address the theme, “Time: Entropy and
    Change”. Four exhibitions will be scheduled for the 2016–2017 academic year.
    Application Process
    Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age. Current Montgomery College students are not eligible to
    submit proposals.
    Eligible works: The Open Gallery is primarily linear wall space that can accommodate two-dimensional works up
    to 54” tall. Freestanding, pedestal, and wall hung three-dimensional works up to 75lbs. will also be considered.
    Video and digital works that can be displayed on monitors will be considered. Video projections
    are not eligible. A floor plan of the gallery is available on our web site, http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/arts-tpss/exhibitions/galleries.html.

    Click here for more information.

    Listing Expires: 04/08/2016

  • Call for Art – Bloomsburg University

    Deadline December 6: Bloomsburg University’s Department of Art is accepting exhibition proposals for the Haas Gallery of Art, and The Gallery at Greenly Center for the upcoming exhibition schedule, Fall 2016 through Spring 2018. All media are accepted; work will be considered for solo and small group theme based shows. Both Galleries are secure facilities. Some funding is available to assist artists with exhibition costs. Artists selected for solo shows at either gallery must be able to attend a reception, and give a lecture about their work. Artwork is insured. Submission deadline is December 6th, 2015. Please submit cover letter, along with resume, artist statement, and 12-15 examples of recent work. All of these items must be on a CD/DVD only. Or send all materials via Dropbox only. No hard copy materials. Send to:
    Bloomsburg University
    Dept. of Art
    c/o Scott Roper
    400 E 2nd St.
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815

    Listing Expires: 12/07/2015

  • Open Call: Propose an Exhibition at SU Art Galleries

    Deadline December 4: Salisbury University Art Galleries
    Deadline: 12/04/15
    Salisbury University Art Galleries invites proposals for solo, group, and
    curated exhibitions, open to
    all media including but not limited to: ceramics, glass, sculpture,
    painting, drawing, printmaking, new media, video, performance, sound, and

    We are especially interested in proposals to exhibit new projects and work
    That has never before been exhibited.

    See the complete call and APPLY HERE:

    Listing Expires: 12/05/2015

  • Call for Artists – Hannah Bacol Busch Gallery

    Hannah Bacol Busch Gallery is looking for talented & educated
    artists to represent through December 2016.
    There will be upcoming Solo and Group Exhibitions scheduled to
    showcase the Artists. Artists chosen will be included & highlighted
    on our New Site immediately with a featured story about him/her.
    Artists who specialize in Modern/Abstract Works are strongly encouraged
    to contact the Gallery.

    Sending a packet via Email or Mail which includes
    Artist’s Resume/Bio/Exhibition Experience, Personal Statement &
    Personal Themes, Photograph of the Artist, and other Images of current &
    past works, is a fantastic plus.

    If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact
    Hannah Bacol Busch at 713.527.0523 or email at
    inquire@hannahbacolbuschgallery.com . Visit our “New” Website to
    view previous events, art classes, and artist talks/lectures,

    Looking forward to applicant responses!
    Hannah Bacol Busch Gallery
    6900 S. Rice
    Bellaire, TX 77401

  • Applications Open – Art in the Open (AiO)

    Deadline January 15: Professional artists working in all media are invited to participate in Art in the Open 2016. Beginning Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15, 2016, artists will use Philadelphia’s Schuylkill River Banks as their studio space, creating new works of art ‘outside, on-site.’

    Art in the Open encourages both artists and audiences to draw inspiration from the city’s natural and urban landscapes. Using the Schuylkill River Banks Park as studio space, participating artists will have the opportunity to explore new or extend current working methods, develop process-oriented projects, and respond to a compelling intersection of urban and natural spaces in the public realm. Selected artists will have the opportunity to participate in complementary programming, public engagement events, and to exhibit artwork created during AiO in a series of gallery exhibition. For more information about the event visit http://www.artintheopenphila.org.

    AiO Statistics:

    • 8-12,000 visitors per year (on the Schuylkill Banks)

    • 30+ Organizational Partners 25 Related programs off and on-site

    2016 Art in the Open Jurors

    Annette Monnier, University City Arts League

    Orlando Pelliccia, Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

    Douglas Schaller, Locks Gallery

    Artists do not need to be from the Philadelphia region to apply.

    Deadline: January 15, 2016

    For the electronic application, please visit https://cfeva.slideroom.com

    Listing Expires: 01/16/2016

  • Call for Entries – Random Tea Room

    Deadline December 10:
    Are you frustrated by your neighbors complicity spraying Round-Up on the dandelions growing up from the sidewalks, yet overlooking the real culprit? Do you daydream about rogue sticker slap sessions in the gardening section of your local home improvement store in order to re-label the bottles with the hidden hazards that deserve to be displayed? Channel that energy into art and enter your work for our ‘Killing the Cure’ Art Exhibit. Think AdBusters meets public service announcement for this multi-media exhibit highlighting the backwards nature of consumer culture, medicine, health, and environmental politics. Submit your work to curiositea@gmail.com by December 10th.

    Listing Expires: 12/11/2015

  • Call for Artists – Industrious

    Ongoing: Industrious, a shared office space in the City Center neighborhood of downtown Philadelphia looking for local artists to showcase your photography, paintings or other artwork within our office space. Artists, arts organizations and community organizations in all creative genres are encouraged to participate!

    Who are we?
    Industrious is the next evolution of the modern workplace: private glass offices in a beautiful social office community. Come see our expansive, beautiful loft space set in Chicago’s artistic River North community or visit https://www.industriousoffice.com

    How do I apply?
    Please contact Kristine at kristine@industriousoffice.com to apply. Please send an artists statement and several high-res images of the artwork including title, date and media type.

    This is an ongoing art program as we are always looking for new artists to showcase.

    Will we sell your work?
    We are not interested in commissions or handling sales, but we are happy to connect our members or any interested parties who want to buy the artwork with you.

    Contact Information
    Kristine Chin

  • Call for Artists – United By Blue Coffeehouse and Clothier

    No deadline: Looking for artists to show their work at United By Blue Coffeehouse and Clothier in Old City for First Fridays. We are seeking artwork that uses natural colors or grayscale and has an outdoorsy feel. We hang new artwork each month for First Friday and leave it up for the entirety of the month, allowing the artists to put it up for sale or simply for show. Contact Jennifer Singley at jen@unitedbyblue.com.
    posted 6.2.2014

  • Call for Submissions – University City Arts League

    Ongoing: The University City Arts League Gallery (UCAL) exhibits emerging and established artists to inspire, educate and engage the West Philadelphia community in the visual arts.
    The UCAL Gallery provides a contemporary exhibition space for regional artists, striving to be a cultural gathering place and active participant in the Philadelphia arts network.
    The UCAL Gallery Committee accepts artist submissions year-round. The selection committee meets twice a year to select artists for exhibition (April and October).
    Submissions are due for the April meeting March 15th (See current exception
    above) and for the October meeting September 30. Artists who are offered a show will be asked to sign an exhibition contract. You can view/download the exhibition contract on the University City Arts League Gallery website.
    Click here for more information.
    posted 3.25.2014

  • Call for submissions – Street Road

    No deadline: Street Road is an exhibition space showcasing international contemporary art and design. Home also to the office of ARA Real Estate, our quarterly shows relate directly to the activity inside: themes of property, ownership, site, architecture, structure, construction and social space are the focus.
    We are located in Cochranville, PA, in close proximity to Philadelphia and Wilmington but situated on a stretch of Rt 41 that straddles the line between rural and exurban communities.
    For an upcoming exhibition, we are looking for submissions by artists who have relocated to the greater Philadelphia or Wilmington areas from outside the United States and particularly live and work in proximity, but outside of these major cities. This includes but is not limited to Chester, Lancaster and Delaware counties in PA and New Castle county, DE.
    We are also looking for artists who are from the aforementioned areas and have relocated outside of United States who are interested in contributing work to a later exhibition.
    Find out more about Street Road Artists Space here: www.streetroad.org Artists should submit 10 images representative of their work and/or link to their website at hello@streetroad.org.
    posted 6/20/2013

  • Call for Artists: Chicago Gallery

    Ongoing : F U Z Z gallery in Chicago is looking for all types of art strong in conceptual and theoretical content – particularly within new media. Mail slides or VHS/CD-ROM/DVD cassettes, artist bio, statement, and SASE to: Chase CafÈ, Attn: Sarah Finkel, Art Director, 7301 N. Sheridan, Chicago, IL 60626. For additional information: 773-743-5650 / sarahfinkel@yahoo.com

  • Call for Artists – White Space Gallery, New Haven , CT

    Ongoing : White Space, a fine art gallery in downtown New Haven, CT, is looking for artists/sculptors working in a surreal edge. No photography. Interested artists may send jpegs of their work including title, dimensions, medium, with a resume and artist statement to jill@dalilithographs.com. Please allow two weeks for review; gallery will contact you for an interview if interested. For more information, visit the web site, www.whitespacegallery.com.

  • Call for Artists – Three Rivers Community College (CT) Exhibitions

    Ongoing : Three Rivers Community College, located in Norwich, Connecticut, seeks artists who work in 2-D media to display work in the college’s exhibition spaces. Exhibition duration is 1 – 2 months; exhibition dates are ongoing and submissions are accepted on a rolling-basis. To apply, send 5 – 20 labeled slides, resume, artist’s statement, and SASE with sufficient postage for return of slides to: Sandra Jeknavorian, Instructor of Art, Three Rivers Community College, Thames Valley Campus, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT 06360. Accepted work must be either matted and framed or mounted and ready to hang.

  • American University Museum Reviewing Work for Exhibitions, DC

    Ongoing : American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, in Washington, DC, accepts submissions for exhibitions. Guidelines for being considered: A CD of up to 20 jpeg images along with a resume, image list, a short statement and/or cover letter. If you are proposing a group exhibition please include resumes by all artists involved. Please do not send slides. Submitted materials will not be returned. The reviewing process should take 6 – 8 weeks. We will contact you if we would like to see additional materials. Submissions should be mailed to: Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, 4400, Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016.

  • Novo Arts Rotating Public Exhibition, Novo Arts Inc.

    Ongoing : Novo Arts is an art consultancy agency located in New York City. They are currently accepting submissions for a rotating exhibition of large-scale paintings and sculptures. Selected works will be consigned and installed for six months outside the prominent midtown offices of their client. In return they are providing a complete public relations package and press release to promote all participating artists. They will also provide complete coverage of all shipping, installation, and insurance costs. This is a great opportunity for emerging artists to show work in a high profile, highly accessible venue. Sculptures should have dimensions of at least ten feet. Paintings should have dimensions of at least five feet. To apply, submit up to three images of your work as pdf attachments to Project Manager Susie Chorro at sc@novoarts.com.
    posted: 10-24-07

  • Call for Artists: Milkboy Coffee Café, Ardmore PA

    Ongoing : Milkboy Coffee cafe in Ardmore PA, outside of Philadelphia has two opportunities for artists. They are planning on digitally projecting a selection of work from various kinds of artists; there would be an evening where work would be premiered and then that work would be projected on going basis throughout the week. In addition, they have a monthly opportunity of showing art on a wall in the usual way. For more information, contact Jamie Lokof, jamie@milkboyrecording.com.

  • Call for Artists: Grand Opera House Galleries, Wilmington

    Ongoing: The Grand Opera House of Wilmington, Delaware seeks artwork for its gallery spaces. For more information, visit thegrandwilmington.org/Community/Galleries.

  • Call for Artists – Accent Gallery

    Ongoing: Accent Gallery, a fine art and American craft gallery in Ocean City, NJ, is seeking work from talented craft artists in the Philadelphia region. Interested artists should email photos of recent works to accentgalleryinfo@comcast.net. Please write ‘Artist Submission’ in the subject line. For additional information, visit www.accentgallery.com

  • Call for Artists – industry

    Ongoing: New gallery is looking for artist submissions. If interested in being considered, please submit a one page resume or letter of intent and 6 – 12 images (no more, no less) of current work to submissions@shopindustryphilly.com. Gallery will be building a catalog of work to be featured in six curated shows throughout the upcoming year. If selected, artists will be contacted with a request for more information. This is an open call only. Details on show themes and dates will be announced at a later date. Eligibility: Professional artists only. 1 MG maximum.

  • Call for Curators – Artworks Trenton

    No deadline: Submit your proposal for an exhibition in one of the Artworks Trenton’s Galleries. Main Gallery: Six-week group exhibitions may be of 2 or 3-dimensional contemporary work in all media, including installations. Artists may be professional or self-taught. Gallery space is 1800 square feet and 200 running feet with in-direct natural and track lighting. Selections are made by the Artworks Exhibitions Committee based on aesthetic merit and curatorial focus. Community Gallery: Four-week individual and group exhibitions may include 2 or 3-dimensional work in all media, excluding installations. Gallery space is approximately 93 running feet, with indirect natural and track lighting. Artists may be professional or self-taught. Preference will be given to emerging artists, students and Trenton-area community organizations, but anyone may apply. For more information, click here.

  • Call for Entries – LaGuardia Galleries of Fine Art

    No deadline: LaGuardia Community College of New York City University is seeking innovative, contemporary 2-D and 3-D art work by U.S artist for solo exhibitions, 2013- 2014 seasons. Send 10 images on CD along with printed artist statement, resume, image list, and self addressed stamped envelope for return of work and material, to:
    LaGuardia Galleries of Fine Art
    Cris Cristofaro, M223C
    31-10 Thomson Avenue
    Long Island City, New York 11101

  • Call for Art – Green Line Cafe

    No deadline: The Green Line Cafe has established itself as a respected venue for viewing art, and with hundreds of customers at our locations each day, the art is definitely seen. The exhibition schedule is directed by Green Line co-owner Douglas Witmer, an internationally exhibiting visual artist. We rotate exhibitions every 2 months at each of our three locations, for a total of 18 exhibitions a year. We have shown work by artists from around the country, however we prioritize submissions from Philadelphia-area artists. We also welcome themed proposals by guest curators and community groups. Click here for more information.