Laurel Posey

International Call for Artists: “Tiny Art” Exhibition

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces an International Call for Artists to participate in the 1st Annual “Tiny Art” for 2021 Exhibition. Entries are accepted from June 24 to August 22, 2021. The purpose of this exhibition is to bring emerging artists and their artistry to the marketplace, while enabling buyers the opportunity to purchase and own high quality original art at a reasonable price. Contemporary Art Gallery Online encourages entries from all painters and photographers regardless of their experience and or education in the art field or where they my reside. This is an international exhibition, and everyone is encouraged to participate. The entry fee is $5 per submission; number of submissions unlimited. The group exhibition of all entrants will be held online at the Contemporary Art Gallery Online from August 25 to September 30, 2021.

Laurel Posey

Call to Artists: Sculptures Wanted Goldsboro, NC Public Art

Sculpture in the Landscape is working again with the City of Goldsboro, NC and the Downtown Goldsboro Development Corporation to identify suitable outdoor sculptures and arrange for placement in Downtown Goldsboro's Center Street Streetscape. This is the seventh consecutive year of this project. The city is looking to lease nine sculptures - four large roundabout-scale pieces, two relatively large pieces that fit on a 6’ x 6’ pad, and three street-scape scale pieces - for one year (October 15, 2021-October 7, 2022. Total budget is $20,000. The submittal deadline is July 16, 2021.

Laurel Posey

Artist Mentors Needed at Galaxy 169

Galaxy 169 is looking to recruit interested, intrinsically motivated, and committed artists with a desire to help cultivate a group of young people. Galaxy 169 is a training and development center established in Fairfax, SC (Allendale County). The center's purpose is to provide a safe and conducive space for the wholistic development of youth. If you are an artist and would like to assist with mentoring, teaching networking skills, helping create opportunities, honing artistic talent, and showcasing different ways to be an artist, please apply by June 30.

Laurel Posey

All Ages Edition of Coast 2 Coast LIVE Showcase in Columbia

Coast 2 Coast LIVE brings together artists, DJs, producers, media and more for a professional networking event & artist showcase; visiting 30 cities every month looking for the best upcoming independent artists in the US as well as seven other countries. Artists in the showcase are judged by a panel of music industry judges, and the winner walks away with a prize package to take their career to the next level. Bill's Music Shop and Picking Parlor hosts an All Ages Edition of the C2C LIVE showcase, August 22, with Karolina Kizzie featuring Riko (You Tube). Artists have until June 20 to submit their song for a chance to perform.  

Laurel Posey

Call to Artists: The 36th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

The 36th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is an opportunity for artists at any stage of their career to gain exposure in the New York art scene and receive awards valued at more than $70,000, including cash prizes, participation in a group exhibition in New York, international exposure, participation in an art fair, and promotional opportunities. The entry deadline is August 3. The entry fee is $45 for up to five images ($5 for each additional image).

Laurel Posey

Call to Artists: RFQ for Site-Specific Public Art in Clemson

The Arts Center Of Clemson has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Implementation of Site-Specific Public Art for Dockside Development Project in Clemson, SC. Coming Fall of 2022, Dockside Clemson will offer student housing units in four-story residential structures alongside ground-floor retail. The site is a unique, exciting and prominent location. Dockside will offer an upscale living experience with fully furnished units. Additionally, the retail space will boast two signature restaurants. Dockside Clemson sits on approximately 460 feet of waterfront on Lake Hartwell and is the only student housing community with waterfront access in Clemson. Situated less than one-mile north of Clemson Tiger’s famous ‘Death Valley’ football stadium. Three exterior sites have been identified for public sculptures that may be created by one artist or a team.

Laurel Posey

Sculptures for Lease Sought for Public Art in Van Wyck, SC

The Town of Van Wyck, SC, with help of Sculpture in the Landscape, wishes to lease, for one year, up to three large statement sculptures for $2500 each and up to eight smaller sculptures for $1500 each. They will constitute Van Wyck’s first annual Public Art in Van Wyck project. The submission deadline is July 2.

Laurel Posey

Call to Artists: “ALL Abstraction” Art Competition and Exhibition

Contemporary Art Gallery Online has issued an international Call to Artists for the “ALL Abstraction” Art Competition and Exhibition. Entries are accepted from May 17th, 2021 to June 13th, 2021. All 2D and 3D artists, regardless of their experience or education in the art field, are encouraged to submit their best representational and non-representational art. This competition will be judged within three categories: Paintings/Drawings, Photography/Digital Art, and Mixed Media/3-Dimensional Art. Competition Results posted: June 28th, 2021. Prizes include memberships to Contemporary Art Gallery Online, extensive marketing, Winner’s Certificates, and inclusion in the annual anthology. Entry Fee: $15 for up to three images, $25 for up to five images and $35 for up to eight. An exhibition of all entrants will be held online from June 16th to July 13th, 2021.

Laurel Posey

Call to Literary Artists: Written in a Flash Anthology

Written in a Flash Anthology: A Collection of Positive Stories is a new project that seeks to highlight the most inspirational / positive short stories and flash fiction pieces created in 2019-2021. Genres accepted: thriller, mystery, fantasy, science-fiction, historical fiction, contemporary fiction, young adult, humor, and nonfiction. Ages 17 and over. Submission fee: $6 per piece or $15 for 3 pieces. Payment: ongoing royalties + a PDF copy of the anthology. Deadline: December 31, 2021.

Laurel Posey

Call to Artists: The Object Seen – Contemporary Still Life Juried Exhibition

The Object Seen – Contemporary Still Life is a celebration of one of art history’s oldest traditions: the study and practice of the still life as subject matter. This exhibition honors both traditional realism as well as more experimental contemporary techniques and welcomes a variety of media. Awards: 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $250, 3rd Place $100. Non-refundable entry fee: $25 for 1 to 3 art works; $35 for 4 to 6 art works. Visit the Art Center of the Bluegrass website for more information, to download the full prospectus, and to enter your work.