Deadline: March 10, 2014, LINDEN GALLERIES, Tampa, FL is looking for additional visual artists. Please submit 6-8 examples of work to Lynn McAvoy via email at Lynn_lindengalleries@msn.com and put in the subject line “Regional Artist” If you are an artist from outside the area, subject line should read “National Artist.” Please no phone calls or drop-ins. http://lindengalleries.com
Deadline: End of March, 2014, THE HEIGHTS UNITES ARTIST BENEFIT, Tampa, FL. Last month’s fire that destroyed two independent businesses in Seminole Heights, Domani’s Restaurant and A Modern Line furniture store, has left many without a paycheck. Two of those that were affected were local visual artists, Robert Wegmann and Terry Chastain, who had over 30 pieces of art for sale hung at Domani’s that went up in flames. A benefit event is being planned to raise funds for these two artists. If you are interested in helping these fellow artists in need, please contact Tammy at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about participating as a benefit artist.
Deadline: by April 4, 2014, URBAN ARTS EXTRAVAGANZA, Middleton High School, Tampa, FL. Seeking “art cars” for display at April 5, 2014 event. If you own one or know of an “art car,” please call Mr. Penn at 813-233-3360, ext. 250 to be part of this community event.
Deadline: April 15, 2014. SHARK-CON 2014: A celebration of the Oceans through Art, Exhibitions and Talks, sponsored by the Florida Aquarium and Sea World Parks and Entertainment. For information and exhibitor/vendor information go to http://www.shark-con.com/index.php/exhibitors/purchase-booth
FLORIDA CALLS FOR ARTISTS
Deadline: March 15, 2014, OPEN COMPETITION 2014 – SMALL WORKS, JF Gallery, West Palm Beach, Fl. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Jamnea Finlayson email@example.com or call 561.478.8281.
Deadline: March 31, 2014, 22nd ANNUAL COLORED PENCIL SOCIETY OF AMERICA INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, Ormond Beach, FL. https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=1642
Deadline: May 1, 2014, 3rd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS COMPETITION, Art Fusion Galleries, Miami Wynwood Arts District, Miami, FL. http://www.artfusionartists.com/IFAC/
Deadline: May 6, 2014, CAMERA USA: NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD AND EXHIBITION 2014, Naples Art Association at the von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL. Enter online using Juried Art Services
Deadline: May 20, 2014, WINTER PARK ART ON THE GREEN 2014, Juried Art Show and Exhibition of Outdoor Sculpture. Details regarding artist entries may be found by visiting the city’s web site at http://cityofwinterpark.org and clicking on the “Art on the Green” button or can be requested by calling 407-599-3498.
NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL CALLS FOR ARTISTS
Deadline: May 7, 2014, DORTHEA LANGE-PAUL TAYLOR PRIZE, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, supports documentary artists, working alone or in teams, who are involved in extended, on-going fieldwork projects that rely on and exploit the interplay of words and images. http://documentarystudies.duke.edu/awards/dorothea-lange-paul-taylor-prize
WEB-BASED EXHIBITIONS WITH DEADLINES
Deadline: March 31, 2014, BIG PICTURE NATUARL WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION, Online Event. http://www.bigpicturecompetition.org
Deadline: April 30, 2014, 3rd BI-ANNUAL OPEN JURIED ONLINE INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION. Prospectus: http://www.fourpointscontemporary.com/submissions/
Deadline: June 1, 2014, MOMENTUM: IMAGES OF DANCE, online photography exhibition. http://movingmoments.org/rules.html
Deadline: June 30, 2014, 2014 ART KUDOS INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION, online exhibition. http://www.artkudos.com/callforentries.html
Deadline: May 12, 2014, 34th ANNUAL SPRING PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST, Photographer’s Forum Magazine. Open to all amateur photographers. http://pfmagazine.com/photography-contest/
Deadline: May 31, 2014, DAVE BOWN PROJECT SEMIANNUAL ONLINE COMPETITION. http://davebownprojects.com/
Deadline: October 20, 2014, MYSTERY BUILD 2014 ART COMPETITION. Purchase a kit and compete for cash prizes creating a work using only the materials provided. http://mysterybuild.com/
Deadline: December 31, 2014, PROFESSIONAL ARTIST MAGAZINE – ARTIST SPOTLIGHT COMPETITION, print publication and online gallery. The bimonthly selected winning artists will receive a two-page interview profile and images of his or her artwork printed in the magazine. The winner and finalists will be featured in their own Artist Spotlight gallery on ProfessionalArtistMag.com. No fee. http://orders.professionalartistmag.com/artistspotlight/
ONGOING CALLS FOR ARTISTS
ArtsLINC is a Florida fiscal agency program designed to assist artists who have a conservation project in mind and can benefit from LINC’s non-profit status to fundraise for their project. LINC accepts project proposals quarterly, with deadlines of March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1. LINC sponsors projects that focus public attention on one or more important conservation issue in Florida through the use of: of visual arts, photography, film, journalism, storytelling and/or other artistic forms. For Application and Guidelines: http://linc.us/site/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/ArtsLINC_Program_rev-7-15-13.pdf LINC’s website: http://linc.us/art-linc/
ART OF EIGHTS PROJECT, Melbourne, FL. Monthly shows, Art and Antique Studio and Gallery. Website: http://artandantiquestudio.com Prospectus: http://artandantiquestudio.com/Artof8Prospectus.htm
ART ON 19th STREET, Singing Stone Gallery & Studio, Tampa. Live monthly art events. Visit www.SingingStoneOnline.com to complete a free participation form. Expires Oct. 5, 2013
BAMBOOZLE CAFE, downtown Tampa. Monthly exhibitions for groups of artists. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
CITY OF SAFETY HARBOR, monthly exhibits in City Galleries. Visit SafetyHarborPublicArt.com. (4/9/13)
KAHWA COFFEE, Tampa St. location, Tampa. Submit 2-3 images in jpg form to jgadreau@KahwaCoffee.com
LOFT ART GALLERY, downtown Lakeland. Email email@example.com for info. Gallery website: www.loftartgallerydowntown.com.
LOWRY PARK ZOO, Tampa. Contact Kim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHINE STUDIO (gallery), Treasure Island. Contact managers via email: email@example.com or call: (813) 922-1278
TAMPA ARTISTS, DESIGNERS & FOOD AFFAIR, Bearss Groves, north Tampa, 1st & 3rd weekends of every month. Apply at http://tampaartspace.com (updated 12/26/13)
THIRD SATURDAY ART WALKS, DeSoto Arts and Humanities Council, Arcadia, FL. See website for details and application: http://www.desotoartscouncil.org/events.html
WANDERING STAR GALLERY and the Downtown Largo Merchants Association are looking for artists to participate in the Downtown Largo 2nd Saturday Sidewalk Art Fest (event takes place year round, every second Saturday of the month). Wandering Star Gallery is also looking for new artists to fill gallery space. Contact Tanya Pistillo at firstname.lastname@example.org or 7274658558 or visit http://wanderingstargallery.com/ to find out more.
AMERICAN JURIED ART SALON (AJAS). Free web pages. Visit website for details.
PLEIN AIR MAGAZINE, bi-monthly art contest. Prospectus: http://www.outdoorpainter.com/competition-rules/index.php
SAXIFRAGE PRESS, online exhibitions. Prospectus:
SINGULAR CREATION SHOWDOWN, online competitions. Visit website.
UNCOMMONGOODS.COM ART CONTEST, monthly online art contest for original creations to be featured and sold on the UncommonGoods website. Work must be hand-drawn, painted, collaged or digitally rendered. No photography will be accepted. http://www.uncommongoods.com/designs/art-contest
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