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Jun 27 2008

Feedback For Your Art – Over 40 Contests With Cash Prizes

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DEADLINE JUNE 28, 2008 – $2,000 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Illustration, Mixed media, Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Poetry Online Gallery

FanArtReview is a great place to share and sell your art and photography. Over 40 contests are always open and free to site artists and photographers.
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JUNE CONTESTS
*Photographing Water*
In this contest we select a topic – you provide the photograph. The topic is water. Capture a photograph that incorporates water. It can be a view of a sunset over water. Or a scene just after the rain. Anything you choose. $100 prize for the winner of this contest for photographers.
Deadline: Jun. 28th
Info: http://www.fanartreview.com/contestdetails.jsp?id=295
*My Pet Photography*
The theme for this photography contest is “my pet”. Bring your pet (dog, cat, snake etc…) to life in your camera. Creative approaches are encouraged. $100 prize for the winner of this contest for photographers.
Deadline: Jun. 28th
Info: http://www.fanartreview.com/contestdetails.jsp?id=299
*Photographed Art*
The topic for this photography contest is “personality portrait”. Take a photograph and make changes to it using software. Create a new piece of art using your camera and computer. This photography contest rewards a $100 prize to the winner.
Deadline: Jun. 30th
Info: http://www.fanartreview.com/contestdetails.jsp?id=281
*My Pet Art*
The theme for this art contest is “my pet”. Bring your pet (dog, cat, snake etc…) to life in your art. Creative approaches are encouraged. The winner of this contest will take away a $100 prize.
Deadline: Jun. 30th
Info: http://www.fanartreview.com/contestdetails.jsp?id=298
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Prospectus: http://www.fanartreview.com/contests.jsp?gad=CNuC3ZEIEggQUgZkTS9EDxjzjb7_AyC37_AP

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Jun 27 2008

2008 Art in the Round Contest — Call to Fine Craft Artists

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DEADLINE AUGUST 10, 2008 – $6500 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Ceramics, Crafts, Glass, Mosiac, Mixed media, Sculpture Online Gallery

CALL TO FINE CRAFT ARTISTS – The 2008 Art in the Round Contest is a publicly juried, online competition for fine craft artists who create 3-dimensional vessels – such as bowls, vases, teapots, platters, urns, etc. Media: glass, ceramics, wood, metal, gourds, basketry, and mixed/other media. Total of $6,500 in cash awards. Fine craft artists should submit images of their original work. Up to 3 works per $25 entry fee. Each entry fee will be donated to the community art center of the artist’s choice. Registration: June 11, 2008 through August 15, 2008. Early registration is suggested. To learn more, visit www.artintheroundcontest.com. CALL TO PUBLIC JURORS – Art enthusiasts from around the world may participate in the online jury process. Public jurors will automatically be entered for the chance to win an artisan bowl of their choice from the contest host, BeautifulBowls.com, up to a $500 value. Sign up for the jury at www.artintheroundcontest.com (click on the Jury link). Please feel free to share this information. The success of the 2008 Art in the Round Contest depends on press coverage, social networking, and word of mouth. Questions? Contact Martha Wooldridge. 405-701-2511 or email info@artintheroundcontest.com

Website: http://www.artintheroundcontest.com
Prospectus: http://www.artintheroundcontest.com/bb/aitrweb.nsf/pages/prospectus.html/$file/ArtistProspectusCOLOR.pdf

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Jun 27 2008

2008 Art in the Round Contest — Call to Fine Craft Artists

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DEADLINE AUGUST 10, 2008 – $6500 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Ceramics, Crafts, Glass, Mosiac, Mixed media, Sculpture Online Gallery

CALL TO FINE CRAFT ARTISTS – The 2008 Art in the Round Contest is a publicly juried, online competition for fine craft artists who create 3-dimensional vessels – such as bowls, vases, teapots, platters, urns, etc. Media: glass, ceramics, wood, metal, gourds, basketry, and mixed/other media. Total of $6,500 in cash awards. Fine craft artists should submit images of their original work. Up to 3 works per $25 entry fee. Each entry fee will be donated to the community art center of the artist’s choice. Registration: June 11, 2008 through August 15, 2008. Early registration is suggested. To learn more, visit www.artintheroundcontest.com. CALL TO PUBLIC JURORS – Art enthusiasts from around the world may participate in the online jury process. Public jurors will automatically be entered for the chance to win an artisan bowl of their choice from the contest host, BeautifulBowls.com, up to a $500 value. Sign up for the jury at www.artintheroundcontest.com (click on the Jury link). Please feel free to share this information. The success of the 2008 Art in the Round Contest depends on press coverage, social networking, and word of mouth. Questions? Contact Martha Wooldridge. 405-701-2511 or email info@artintheroundcontest.com

Website: http://www.artintheroundcontest.com
Prospectus: http://www.artintheroundcontest.com/bb/aitrweb.nsf/pages/prospectus.html/$file/ArtistProspectusCOLOR.pdf

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Jun 27 2008

STUDIO VISIT MAGAZINE – Call for entries – ALL MEDIUMS

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DEADLINE AUGUST 31, 2008

United States Massachusetts, Boston – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Illustration, Mixed media, Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Video/Film Other

Call for entries – ALL MEDIUMS, free to enter Postmark Deadline: August 31, 2008 Juror: Michael Klein, Independent Curator and Private Dealer. Mr. Klein is the former Director for the International Sculpture Center and Curator for the Microsoft Collection. The Open Studios Press, creator of New American Paintings, is pleased to announce a new series of juried artist catalogs called Studio Visit. Unlike New American Paintings, Studio Visit will be a nationally focused publication that presents all two- and three- dimensional work. Selected artists will be provided with one full page that will include a full color image, contact information and a brief artist statement. As with New American Paintings, each volume will be juried by a professional curator and produced to the highest quality standards that can be used as a valuable promotional tool. Once published in the Spring of 2009, Studio Visit will be mailed to 1,500 of the nation’s top galleries and curators and a growing subscriber base of over 500 collectors and art enthusiasts. The competition is free to enter, however, artists will be responsible for a $225 production and distribution fee. contact: info@studiovisitmagazine.com For full prospectus, visit studiovisitmagazine.com or download: http://www.studiovisitmagazine.com/indexjpegs/studiovisitsubmission.pdf

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Jun 03 2008

Call for Entries – Our Environment; the Good, Bad and the Ugly

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DEADLINE AUGUST 19, 2008 – $900 in Awards

United States Colorado, Fort Collins – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Digital Media, Photography Art Gallery

Our Environment; the Good, Bad and the Ugly, will tell a story of the human foot print left on this earth. This exhibition is for those who consider themselves nature conservationists and just photographers with a conscience. It’s time to go green.
The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 N College Ave, 80524, Fort Collins, Colorado
Prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/cfe/2008Environment/EnviroCFE.pdf

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Jun 03 2008

2008 International Exhibition of Fine Art Photography

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DEADLINE JULY 15, 2008 – $900 in Awards

United States Colorado, Fort Collins – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Digital Media, Photography Art Gallery

2008 International Exhibition of Fine Art Photography will spotlight images from around the world. All subjects are eligible.
The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 N College, 80524, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
Website: http://www.c4fap.org/
Prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/cfe/2008International/InternationalCFE.pdf

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Jun 03 2008

Projekt30’s AUGUST JURIED EXHIBITION

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DEADLINE JULY 01, 2008
Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Illustration, Mixed media, Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Video/Film Online Gallery
Projekt30 is accepting artwork for our August 2008 exhibition. We are an artist-run arts organization dedicated to promoting emerging artists, one of the few online galleries in continuous operation for over 5 years. The exhibition will include thirty artists; invitations will be distributed to over 30,000 galleries, collectors, and artists. All artwork submitted will be presented online prior to the exhibition so visitors of Projekt30 may help select which artists will be included in the exhibition. Visitors have the option of contacting any participating artist with feedback or opportunities. Unlike other juried exhibitions, all participants receive exposure. Opens: August 1, 2008. Deadline: July 1, 2008. Fee varies: $35 for 10 images, free for members. Go to http://www.projekt30.com for more details.

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Jun 03 2008

Annual Spring Art Competition

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DEADLINE JUNE 30, 2008 – $2000 in Awards
Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Illustration, Mixed media, Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Video/Film Online Gallery
PRIZES:First Place Award: $1,000, Second Place Award: $500, Third Place Award: $250, Winners will be featured on MyArtworkSpace.com. All winners will receive a certificate suitable for framing. PLUS all Award Winners receive a 1-year subscription to Myartworkspace.com.
Website: http://www.myartworkspace.com/contest

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Jun 03 2008

CALL FOR ARTISTS – Pacific Coast Region

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DEADLINE JUNE 30, 2008

United States Massachusetts, Boston – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Digital Media, Illustration, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography Other

Open Studios Competitions lead to publication in our bimonthly New American Paintings which, juried by curators from prominent museums, has extended the reach of artists and expanded the resources of collectors since 1993. All styles/painting, drawing, monoprints, mixed media; 2-D only. Entry fee $35. Deadlines: Pacific Coast 6/30/08 (CA, OR, WA, AK, and HI) other areas, contact below. Send 4 35mm slides or printouts (no larger than 8.5” x 11” – no discs), resume, entry fee and SASE to: Open Studios Press, 450 Harrison Ave #304, Boston, MA 02118. Questions: (617) 778-5265 or visit website Juror: TBA
Open Studios Press, 450 Harrison Ave #304, 02118, Boston, Massachusetts
Website: http://www.newamericanpaintings.com/

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Jun 03 2008

L.A. Center for Digital Art Juried Competition

DEADLINE JUNE 30, 2008 – $Inclusion in Winners Exhibit for DigitalArt.LA Exp in Awards

United States California, Los Angeles – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Digital Media, Photography, Video/Film Art Gallery

Enter our juried competition for digital art, digital photography, video and new media. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to their creation are acceptable. We accept digital art stills of any kind, digital photogaphy, short experimental time based video, video loops, mobile media, interactive media, internet art (net.art) and new media works of any kind. The competition is international, open to all geographic locations. Video, interactive and new media are accepted by DVD/CD. Internet art (net.art) entries are viewed at their original URL. Still image entries are acceped by jpeg upload. Still image winners are printed by the gallery (up to 24″x36″) for exhibition to eliminate the need for shipping, especially for international artists. The selected winners will be exhibited as the central focus of the “DigitalArt.LA” expo (see below) in a large group exhibit at the LACDA gallery. The show will be widely promoted and will include a reception for the artists. Juror Howard Fox, Curator of Contemporary Art, LACMA, will attend the opening reception. The DigitalArt.LA expo runs August 14-16 (concurrent with and promoted by SIGGRAPH, the Downtown Art Walk and Downtown Film Festival – Los Angeles), the winners exhibit will remain in the gallery August 14-September 6. DigitalArt.LA is a multi-site international digital art expo in the Gallery Row area of Downtown Los Angeles organized by Rex Bruce and L.A. Center for Digital Art. The event includes exhibits by area galleries, theatres, and venues near LACDA. Many venues will host screenings and exhibits for major out of area institutions including Centre Pompidou Forum des Images, UCR | California Museum of Photography, Lanzia Center for Contemporary Art (Danzig, Poland), and the Austin Museum of Digital Art. The central exhibit will be the international winners show of juried submissions hosted by LACDA. http://DigitalArt.LA This is an extremely rare opportunity to exhibit alongside top institutions and have your work viewed by a major curator!
Exhibitors and Participants at DigitalArt.LA 2008 include: • Los Angeles Center for Digital Art – Winners Show – • Centre Georges Pompidou | Forum des Images • UCR | California Museum of Photography • Laznia Center for Contemporary Art, Danzig / Poland • Howard Fox, Curator of Contemporary Art, LACMA • Downtown Film Festival – Los Angeles • SIGGRAPH • Austin Museum of Digital Art • Niche.LA Video Art • Found Gallery L.A. • Phantom Galleries L.A. • Bert Green Fine Art • Spring Arts Collective • Pharmaka Gallery • Rowan Gallery • Regent Theatre • Creative Commons • Artillery Magazine • Coagula Art Journal • It`s Liquid
All entries are given special consideration for exhibiting at LACDA and outside exhibitions where we are featured. Artists participating in our competitions form the pool of artists from which we select the vast majority of those featured at LACDA and are often considered by our associated network of museums, galleries and curators. Proceeds from the competition support these gallery programs and the DigitalArt.LA expo. Juror Rex Bruce has curated and participated in over 50 exhibits since the founding of LACDA in 2004 and is internationally recognized as a leader and expert in the field.
L.A. Center for Digital Art, 107 West Fifth Street , 90013, Los Angeles, California, United States
Website: http://lacda.com/
Prospectus: http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html

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