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Feb 29 2012

Call to Underwater Photography Artists

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DEADLINE MARCH 04, 2012 – $2000 in Awards

Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) invites underwater photography artists to submit their work for review for the upcoming exhibition Liquid Capture: Masters of Underwater Photography on view at OMA April 28 through June 17, 2012 with an Exhibition Reception and Panel Discussion on May 5 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Organized by renowned photographer Lee Peterson, this exhibition will present the best underwater photographic art from around the world. There will be five categories for the photography contest: Ocean Environment Underwater, Macro, Diver, Ocean Environment Above Water and Marine Mammals. An optional category is Submersion, a creative look at diving. Prizes include a Nikon and a Cannon underwater digital camera sponsored by Oceanside Photo and Telescope, an Aqua Lung Titan LX Regulator, a $500 gift certificate from Nauticam US towards purchase of a housing of your choice and image enhancement software from Topaz Labs. Best of Show will receive complementary face mounted printing. All selected photographs will be published in the exhibition catalogue being created by Digital One and artists will receive an exhibition certificate from Oceanside Museum of Art.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/call-to-underwater-photography-artists

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Feb 29 2012

Gardens

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DEADLINE MARCH 19, 2012 – $600 in Awards

Sowing seeds, watching them sprout and ultimately grow into plants is an amazing and awe inspiring magical experience. Plants, flowers and trees in a garden have their own quiet life affirming force. From inspiring poetry and art to cleansing the Earth’s atmosphere and providing life sustaining nourishment, plants and flowers in a garden are essential to human existence.Forty five to fifty images will be selected for exhibition and a Blurb full color catalogue of the exhibit with all the accepted entries will be available for purchase.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/gardens

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Feb 24 2012

Maritime Art Exhibition And Sale

DEADLINE MARCH 15, 2012

The Mackinac Arts Council of Mackinac Island, Michigan is pleased to announce an exhibition of maritime themed art to be held at the Mackinac Island Public Library June 30-July 31, 2012. The subject of the artwork must be marine related. Two and three dimentional artwork will be accepted, no photography.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/maritime-art-exhibition-and-sale

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Feb 23 2012

CALL TO ARTISTS: 3rd Annual International Nature & Wildlife Exhibition

DEADLINE MARCH 02, 2012 – $4600 in Awards

The St. Augustine Art Association presents the 3rd Annual International Nature & Wildlife Juried Fine Art Exhibition. April 28-May 27, 2012. Seeking 2D & 3D original works in all mediums depicting the beauty of nature (landscapes, seascapes, florals, plant life, wild animals and marine life, birds, etc). No giclees, enhanced giclees,or reproductions of any kind (with the exception of original printmaking). $4600 awards; $2000 1st, 2nd $1,000; 3rd $700; 4th $300; 3-Honorable Mentions $150; 3-$50 Merit. ART GALLERY: The St. Augustine Art Association is a non-profit arts organization with a 600+ member base located in the heart of the Historic District in St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest city in the USA. We have been at the epicenter of the arts community for over 88 years.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/call-to-artists-3rd-annual-international-nature-wildlife-exhibition

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Feb 21 2012

Sustainable Arts Foundation 2012 Awards

ONGOING – $70000 in Awards

Too often, creative impulses are set aside to meet the wonderful, but pressing, demands of raising a family. The Sustainable Arts Foundation’s goal is to encourage parents to continue pursuing their creative passion, and to rekindle it in those who may have let it slide. The foundation offers unrestricted cash awards to artists and writers with families — specifically, at least one child under the age of 18. Each year we award approximately $70,000 in two cycles. The deadline for our Spring awards is March 1st.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/sustainable-arts-foundation-2012-awards

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Feb 21 2012

2012 Gateway to Imagination: A National Juried Art Competition

DEADLINE MARCH 09, 2012 – $2750 in Awards

Prepare your work for entry into the 2012 Gateway to Imagination: A National Juried Art Competition. The show will take place at the Farmington Museum from May 12 to Jul 14. All media accepted, open to artists age 18 and up, Artwork must have been completed after Jan 1, 2011. Deadline for entries is March 9, 2012. The show will award $2,750 in cash prizes.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/2012-gateway-to-imagination-a-national-juried-art-competition

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Feb 20 2012

Brenda Taylor Gallery presents: Juried Exhibition

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 28, 2012

*If any past entrant has not heard from the gallery yet regarding the 15 minute consultation, please email us to arrange that now. Brenda Taylor is pleased to announce a Juried Exhibition Opportunity that is open to all artists working in painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics, or other media. The 12 artists chosen will be included in an exhibition from March 15th through March 31st 2012 at the Brenda Taylor Gallery in Chelsea. All artists who are not accepted with receive a complimentary 15 minute phone consultation with Brenda Taylor. TO BE RECEIVED: Applicants may submit a maximum of 6 JPEG images of recent available work. Please do not send images in a zip file. Images should be labeled with the title, year, medium, size, and sale price. Artists should also include a bio, statement and contact information within their submission. Please include a SASE if you are mailing your submission so we may respond to those who are not accepted. APPLICATION FEE: Please note that there is a $25 dollar application fee.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/brenda-taylor-gallery-presents-juried-exhibition

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Feb 17 2012

Arte Natura

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 29, 2011 – $2200 in Awards

Contests, Juried Art Shows – Acrylic, Ceramics, Digital Media, Glass, Mosaic, Mixed media, Metalsmithing, Sculpture, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Watercolor, Video/Film Art Gallery

A thematic exhibition based on art inspired by the natural world. Open to all interpretations of landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and fauna; and to human figuration as part of the natural environment.

For more information: http://www.theartlist.com/opportunities_details.php?id=8732

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Feb 17 2012

7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

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DEADLINE MARCH 23, 2012

Morpho Gallery 7th ANNUAL JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT. Show dates: April 13 – May 4, 2012. Entry Deadline: March 23, 2012. Morpho Gallery pleased to announce its 7th annual juried photo exhibit. Photographers are invited to submit work for possible inclusion in the exhibition. Size limitation is 36” maximum in any direction, framing included. Original photography only, any and all subject matters or photo processes welcomed. Entry fee: $25 for three (3) images, $5 for each additional image, limited to five per person. The fee is non-refundable. Submissions: Jurying will be done from on-line .jpg images, submitted with the completed entry form and entry fee paid through Paypal (see details below). The official entry form can be downloaded at our website. Entries will also be accepted by mail on CD, accompanied with the entry form and check, mailed to Morpho Gallery, 5216 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60625.Awards: First place award(s) is a month long solo exhibition at Morpho Gallery, including an opening night event, postcards and advertising. Award(s) will be announced at the opening night reception. Juror Peter Legrand. Peter Le Grand lives and works in Chicago with his wife Alison Thomson-Le Grand. His fine art work has been exhibited in museums and photography galleries and has been published in numerous magazines as well as in a soon-to-be-published book of photography.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/7th-annual-juried-photography-exhibition

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Feb 15 2012

Projekt30’s April 2012 Exhibition

DEADLINE MARCH 01, 2012

Projekt30 is seeking submissions for our next publicly juried show. All work is presented online prior to the exhibition, visitors select the 30 winners. The exhibition will be publicized to our extensive list of galleries, collectors, etc, all contributors receive great exposure. As of Nov. 2011 over 300,000 messages have been sent to previous participants.Projekt30 is an organization dedicated to promoting artists. We provide websites for 100s of artists, and since 2003 have conducted over 120 juried exhibitions, featured the artwork of 1,000s of artists, and facilitated the sale of 1,000s of artworks. $25 for 10 images. Free for Projekt30 members.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/projekt30s-april-2012-exhibition

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Feb 14 2012

Call to Artists “Landscapes” Juried Art Competition

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 27, 2012

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries with the theme “Landscapes” for a juried art competition for the month of February 2012. The gallery invites all 2D artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field to send us your best interpretation of the theme “Landscapes” by depicting the natural world, outdoor scenery, geographical environments’ and any related landscape subjects. A group exhibition will be held in March 2012 based on the entries. The deadline to enter is February 27, 2012.Winners of the “Landscapes” Art Exhibition will receive extensive worldwide publicity in the form of email marketing, 70+ press release announcements posts, 65+ event announcements posts, social media marketing and increased website traffic in order to make the art world aware of the artist’s accomplishments.

For More Information: http://www.theartlist.com/art-calls/call-to-artists-landscapes-juried-art-competition

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Feb 13 2012

CALIFORNIA REALISTS – Statewide Juried Competition

DEADLINE FEBRUARY 19, 2012

ArtZone  461 Gallery, one of San Francisco’s premier fine art galleries, announces its search for California artists by juried competition. The subject is Realism. Five winners will be selected to participate in a group show at ArtZone from March 10 to April 8, 2012. Following the group show, and an extended entry deadline,  ArtZone.   461 Gallery will offer one winner a solo solo from april 14 – may 20. The exhibition space has 14’ ceilings, 525 square feet and slightly over 60 linear feet of white walls. Founded in June 2008, ArtZone 461 placed 4th in the 2011 “Best of the Bay” contest. The gallery has had over 28,000 visitors since opening; its artists and exhibitions have received national press coverage as well as mention in worldwide blogs. Entry Deadlines: February 19, 2012: for both shows March 18, 2012: For solo show only exhibitions dates.  Group exhibition: March 10 – April 8, 2012 Solo Exhibition: April 14 – May 20, 2012. Entry Fees: (non-refundable) $45 for 8 images: For consideration in the group show only $65 for 12 images: For consideration in both Group and Solo shows.  Jurors: Alan Bamberger, Art Consultant, Author, & Founder of artbusiness.com. Dewitt Cheng, Art Writer, and Educator.  Michael Cripps, Art Director, Art Ltd. Magazine. Steven Lopez, Director ArtZone  461 Gallery. Eligibility:  Subject: Realism.  Open to all artists 18 years or older residing in CA for a minimum of 2 years.  Artworks created between 2008 and 2012. Media: traditional or modern, only unique original artworks. Size of work cannot exceed 40″ x 40″. All artworks submitted should be available for sale.

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