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Aug 19 2008

23rd International Juried Show

DEADLINE DECEMBER 01, 2008 – $1800 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows – Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Illustration,Jewelry, Mixed media,Metalsmithing,Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Video/Film Museum

The 23rd Annual International Juried Show will be presented at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, February 13 to Marich 27, 2009. This critically acclaimed show is open to all artists with eligible work in all media from the United States and around the globe. A distinguished member of the arts community is chosen as juror each year. Adelina Vlas, Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art will serve as this year’s juror.

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, 68 Elm Street , 07901, New Jersey, United States

website: http://www.artcenternj.org/
prospectus: http://artcenternj.org/files/juryshow09.pdf

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Aug 19 2008

Call For Entries: After Life – $600 in Awards

DEADLINE AUGUST 31, 2008 – $600 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows – , Illustration, Poetry Art Gallery

Watson Studio GalleryCall for Entries: After LifeSubmission Deadline August 31, 2008About the Theme – After Life:One of the many ways that humanity copes with the tragedy of death and mystery of the hereafter, is through its art. Whether celebrating the lives of ancestors, expressing grief, or postulating on the afterlife, many visual artists take on this daunting task with a variety of perspectives based on religion, culture and personal experiences. This exhibit will showcase the diverse perspectives portrayed by photographers and digital illustrators.Watson Studio Gallery invites and encourages all photographers and digital illustrators working in all media, to participate in this exhibition.Eligibility:The exhibition is open to all domestic and international, professional and amateur, photographers working with digital or traditional photography, digital/photo illustration or combinations of these media.Exhibition and Awards:As a benefit of being selected for this exhibition, artists and their work will be seen by an audience of artists and collectors who appreciate photographic and digital art forms.- Winning images will be exhibited and available for sale at Watson Studio Gallery in Johnson City, Texas from September 27 to November 22, 2008.- Winners will also be prominently featured on the Watson Studio Gallery website and be included in news releases to various local and web publications.- A public reception for the artists will take place on Saturday, September 27th to coincide with opening events at the Kirchman Gallery and Arts Encounters at the Benini Sculpture Ranch.Awards:- Juror’s Sel

Watson Studio Gallery, 105 N. Nugent St. PO Box 2070, 78636, Texas, United States

website: http://watsonstudiogallery.com/index.php/studio/calls_for_entry/
prospectus: http://www.lostcanuck.com/studio/images/wsg_after.pdf

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Aug 19 2008

Embracing Our Differences

DEADLINE JANUARY 12, 2009 – $3000 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows – , Acrylic, Digital Media, Illustration, Sculpture, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Metalsmithing Art Organization

Embracing Our Differences invites artists, photographers, professionals, amateurs, teachers and students to participate in its 5th annual visual art exhibit celebrating diversity. National and international submissions are encouraged. 39 artists will be selected for the exhibit. The Embracing Our Differences exhibit will be displayed throughout the month of April 2008 at Island Park along Sarasota’s beautiful bayfront. The exhibit will also be displayed throughout the month of May 2008 in North Port, Florida. Since 2004, the exhibit has been viewed by more than 400,000 visitors. The exhibit will contain 39 billboard-sized (16 feet wide by 12 1/2 feet high) images of the selected artworks.Final selections will be chosen based on artistic excellence in reflection of the theme “Embracing Our Differences”. The art-work will also be evaluated on how effectively it will read outdoors when enlarged to billboard size – 16 feet wide by 12 1/2 feet high. Artists are encouraged to use bold saturated colors and strong lines. Final selections will be made by a 3-judge panel of professional artists, curators and art professionals. A total of $2,500.00 in awards will be presented.Deadline for submission is January 8, 2008. There is no submission fee.The mission of Embracing Our Differences is to use art as a catalyst for creating awareness and promoting the value of diversity, the benefits of inclusion and the significance of the active rejection of hatred and prejudice.Submission forms and more information concerning past winning submissions are available online.

Embracing Our Differences, PO Box 2559, 34230, Florida, United States

website: http://www.embracingourdifferences.org/
prospectus: http://www.embracingourdifferences.org/pdfs/2009artists.pdf

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Aug 19 2008

Momentum: Images of Dance – Dance Photography Competition

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 01, 2009

Online Event – Calls for Submissions – , Art Organization

The Connecticut Valley Regional Ballet Company Inc. and The Ethel Walker School invite all interested photographers to submit entries into an international contest that celebrates the beauty, grace and athleticism of dance. Age divisions: high school, college and adult. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in each division will receive graduated monetary prizes and certificates.
Momentum: Images of Dance, 3 Partridge Lane , 06001, Connecticut, United States

website:http://www.movingmoments.org/
prospectus: http://www.movingmoments.org/rules.html

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Aug 19 2008

The Art in Nature Fine Art photography show

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DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 16, 2008 – $600 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows – , Digital Media, Poetry Photo Gallery
The Art in Nature will illustrate all aspects of nature in its many tableaus: landscape, seascape, wildlife, floral, water, environment, and weather.
The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 N. College Avenue , 80524, Colorado, United States

website:http://www.c4fap.org/
prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/cfe/2008artofnature/ArtofNaturecfe.pdf

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Aug 19 2008

The Negative Space fine art photography show

DEADLINE OCTOBER 14, 2008 – $600 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows – , Digital Media, Poetry Photo Gallery
It is not always the subject, but the Negative Space around the subject that makes a photograph truly stunning. This exhibition will highlight the compositional element that makes up the space not commonly seen.
The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 N. College Avenue , 80524, Colorado, United States

website:http://www.c4fap.org/
prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/cfe/2008negativespace/NegSpacecfe.pdf

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Aug 04 2008

Call for Artists – Art Connections 5

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DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 16, 2008
Online Event – Gallery Exhibitions, Openings – , Acrylic, Ceramics, Crafts, Digital Media, Glass, Mosiac, Mixed media, Sculpture, Watercolor, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Video/Film Art Organization
George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ (973) 655-7640 Seeks entries for “Art Connections 5”, the annual fundraising exhibit for this prestigious Gallery. Located 12 miles west of New York City, this event attracts significant support from patrons, collectors, curators and art dealers and presents an exceptional opportunity for all artists. Past exhibits have included nationally and internationally known artists such as Will Barnet, Willie Cole, Julie Heffernan and Toshiko Takaezu. All media accepted. $40 entry fee for five images (CD’s only for jpgs; DVD’s only for videos). Juror: Patricia G. Selden, CEO of Selden Associates, Inc., a fine art advisory service. Download prospectus from website.

Studio Montclair, Montclair Arts Council & MSU George Segal Gallery, 174 Montclair Avenue , 07042, New Jersey, United States

Website: http://www.montclair.edu/segalgallery
Prospectus: http://www.montclair.edu/arts/aec/ArtConnections5Form.pdf

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Aug 04 2008

Projekt30′s October Exhibition

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DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 01, 2008

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

OCTOBER JURIED EXHIBITION Projekt30 is seeking artwork for our October 2008 Publicly Juried Exhibition. This exhibition will be a milestone, marking our fifth successive year of promoting emerging artists via our renowned publicly juried exhibitions. “Publicly juried” means that all artwork submitted will be presented online prior to the exhibition so that Projekt30′s visitors may select which artists will be included in final 30 artist exhibition. To publicize the exhibition, invitations will be distributed to over 30,000 galleries, collectors, and artists. Visitors have the option of contacting any artist directly with praise and/or career-advancing opportunities. Unlike other juried exhibitions, all participants receive exposure. The deadline for submission September 1, 2008. The public jury opens September 15, 2008. The final 30 are published on October 1, 2008. The fee is $40 to submit up to ten images, though the fee is waived for Projekt30 members and artists who use Projekt30′s web-hosting service. Go to http://www.projekt30.com for more details.

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Aug 04 2008

The Sculptors Invitational – Call For Entry

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DEADLINE MARCH 01, 2009

Online Event – Calls for Submissions – , Oil Art Gallery

BIG OUTDOOR SCULPTURE ONLY. (350lb minimum w/o base.) Limit 1. The 7th Sculptors Invitational begins the 1st Saturday of April for four weekends, 11am to 5pm. Year-around gallery optional up to two years. You need not be present to exhibit or sell. Transportation and insurance of sculptures are sculptors responsibility. (See your CPA for transportation/shipping costs – of $250 or more – are deductible as a donation to SDI, Inc. 501c3). You will exhibit with some 60 other professional sculptors from other countries, the U.S. and local cities. Work must stay March and April with option to stay up to two years. The venue is 6 landscaped acres, oak trees, grass in a secure gated residence and inside the city limits. sets off your sculpture aesthetically, spaciously and with integrity.Now to March 1, 2009 – Installation Period- by email appointment – 2 week notice mandatory. Snowstates encouraged to ship/install early – summer or fall 2008 before winter snow in.To enter submit your website and a Registration for jury . [or email photos of your large work example, for jury to gilbertebarrera@gmail.com.] No required fee. Upon acceptance submit by email the following sculpture information: Your Name; Sculpture Title; Medium; Price. A photo of yourself and your sculpture is also requested for public sheet exhibits. Also submit weight, measurements and special instructions if any.

Website: http://www.sculptorsdominion.com/
Prospectus: http://www.sculptorsdominion.com/2008-1stCallForEntry.aspx

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Aug 04 2008

RayMar Art’s Third Annual Online Art Competition

DEADLINE AUGUST 31, 2008 – $26500 in Awards

Online Event – Contests, Juried Art Shows, Acrylic, Oil Other

Year long art competition. $10,000 First Prize. $5,000 Second Prize. Many other opportunities to win cash prizes. 144 finalists chosen from 12 months with 12 winners each. Finalists chosen by a well known artist judge each month. See website for contest details and rules.

Website: http://www.raymarart.com/

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Aug 04 2008

MosaicGlobe’s Creativity Competition

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DEADLINE NOVEMBER 01, 2008 – $1900 in Awards

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

MosaicGlobe’s Creativity Competition is juried event open to all artists in the areas of photography, traditional mediums, visual design, decorative and functional Arts. All submissions are accepted and will be reviewed. Work will be judged on the creativity and overall artistic quality of the entire body of work presented on your MosaicGlobe website. There is no entry fee for the competition.

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Website: http://www.mosaicglobe.com/
Prospectus: http://mosaicglobe.com/page/731

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Aug 04 2008

Public Art Opportunity: Bangor Maine

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DEADLINE AUGUST 31, 2008 – $90,000 in Awards

Online Event – Public Art Calls – , Art Organization

The Maine Arts Commission is making a call to professional artists who live in Maine to submit proposals to design, execute and install artwork at the Bangor Courthouse, Percent for Art site. Total project budget is $90,000, submissions deadline is August 31, 2008. For More information go to website.

Maine Arts Commission, 193 State Street – 25 SHS , 04333, Maine, United States

Website: http://mainearts.maine.gov/default.asp
Prospectus: http://mainearts.maine.gov/opportunities/listing.asp?ID=7885&title=Percent%20for%20art%20-%20$90,000%20-%20Bangor%20Courthouse%20-%20Bangor%20Maine

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