“All Women” Online Art Competition


Light Space & Time encourages entries from all 2D & 3D women artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition of the top ten finalists will be held online at the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery during the month of January 2017. Awards will be for top 10 places. In addition, depending on the amount and the quality of the entries received, Special Merit and Special Recognition awards will also be presented as well.
Deadline for Receiving Entries~December 27, 2016
Results Emailed to Artists & Posted~January 1, 2017
Opening of Online Art Exhibition~January 1, 2017



18th Street Arts Center | Visiting Artist Residency Program


The Visiting Artist Residency Program accepts applications from working, professional artists who demonstrate a deep commitment to their practices. The program is open to artists of all generations, nationalities, and disciplines. Applicants are required to cover studio rental costs themselves. Although we primarily support visual artists, 18th Street Arts Center will consider applications from performing artists, writers, and filmmakers as well.

• Residency Length: 1-3 months
• Application type: Open application
• Collaboration: May apply as a team
• Geography: Open to US artists, Open to non-US artists
• Application Ongoing: Yes

Email apply@18thstreet.org to Submit Your Application

For more information~ http://18thstreet.org/

Banff Artist in Residence Spring Intensive


Banff Artist in Residence (BAiR) Spring Intensive is an immersive period of studio practice, artistic exploration, and self-directed research. As well as having the space to create, research, and experiment, participants are part of a community of artists, curators, and creative professionals each committed to their practice.

Residencies are for visual artists, curators, researchers, and other arts professionals with an exhibition/publication record, who have had formal training in visual arts or equivalent experience and recognition from their peers.

How to Apply: https://www.banffcentre.ca/programs/bair-spring-intensive/201704

SNAP TO GRID: the UN-Juried Exhibit


Show your work in our un-juried exhibit featuring digital art and photography at annual exhibit of this very popular program. All entries will be printed (8.5″x11″ on heavyweight paper) and shown in our gallery arranged in a grid. Entrants submit JPEG files of original work. Multiple entries are permitted. Separate registration fee required for each image.

All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. Digital video stills and screen shots of web/new media are acceptable. Documentation shots of digital installation and digital sculpture are acceptable.

Show Dates: December 8-31, 2016
Deadline for entries: November 28, 2016
Opening Reception: Saturday December 10, 7-9pm
Location: international, open to all geographical locations.
Entry Fee: Registration fee is $35US.
More here~ http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html

Art Competition: Contemporary Art Gallery Online Exhibitions 10/2016

First Morning Light.jpgFirst Morning Light (Acrylic on Canvas 25″ x 48″ x 1.5″) by Herbert Chow

International Deadline: October 31, 2016 – Contemporary Art Gallery Online is proud to announce their 4th Annual “ALL Colors” Online Art Competition for the month of October 2016.

Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience, education in the art field or where they may reside. This is an international competition and everyone is encouraged to participate.

A group exhibition of all entrants will be held online at the Contemporary Art Gallery Online during the month of November 2016.

via October 2016 Art Competition: Colors — Contemporary Art Gallery Online Exhibitions

Halka Art Residency

halka art residency is located in a 3 floor historical Moda house with 3 private rooms, co-shared areas and a small recreational garden.

While the organization is responsible to provide a private room for each artist, the studios, the kitchen and the bathroom facilities are co-shared. Internet connection and a weekly general maintenance are also provided by the organization.

halka art project is a non-profit, independent art initiative, formed in May 2011 by  İpek Çankaya and Sezgi Abalı Attal with the participation of their friend Ayşe Kâya without depending any institutional or corporate sponsorship.

Location: istanbul, Turkey  •  No application fee  •  Deadline: Ongoing


More information via Halka Art

Art for Animals


International Deadline: September 20, 2016 – Fusion Art invites submissions for its first annual charity art exhibition: ‘Art for Animals’. Open to artists worldwide. Work must be the original creation of the artist and completed within the past 5 years.

Fusion Art has partnered with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter, SNIP, The Living Desert, Animal Samaritans, and the Humane Society of the Desert to host a charity art exhibition during the month of December 2016. For this competition artists and photographers are encouraged to share their artistic vision of Animals, both domestic and wild.

Twelve winners will be chosen and their artwork will be featured in the Palm Springs gallery during the month of December 2016. Additional artwork may be selected for inclusion in the exhibition based on gallery space.

All competitions include awards in two categories – “Traditional” Art and ” Photography & Digital” Art and the Best in Show winners in each category will be invited to participate in the annual group show in Palm Springs in November 2016.



Call for artists: “A Sight for Sore Eyes”

“A Sight for Sore Eyes”

October 10th 2016- January 1st 2017   
National Association of Women Artists online gallery exhibition
~Open to all NAWA  members and to professional women artists’ non-members over 18 years of age.
~All works will be juried by online digital images only.  No physical entry.
~For a spectrum of diversity – all types of mediums and sizes will be accepted

via Call for artists: A Sight for Sore Eyes

Exhibition Opportunity For Art Basel Miami

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For International artists

The Exposure Program, in conjunction with the Aqua Art Fair, will be selecting emerging artists for exhibition during Art Basel Miami, the largest art fair in the Americas, taking place in December of 2016.
Applications are currently being accepted from emerging and mid-career artists.
Now in its sixth year, the Exposure Program will be bringing emerging and mid-career artists to this highly attended art fair, while also preparing artists with the promotion and career training they need to make the most of such an opportunity. More information is available at the link. http://starrynightexposure.com/about/
90% commission given to the artist on all sales of artwork. There is no fee to apply to the Exposure Program, but upon acceptance the participation fee is $2995.

The deadline to apply is July 30th, 2016.
APPLY NOW: http://starrynightexposure.com/apply/