Deadline: June 28, 2015 – Car Show/Cat Show – Minnesota

For our upcoming exhibition we are bringing everyones two favorites together, cars and cats, into one big show, the Car Show/Cat Show! The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, presents this fun, entertaining, and lovable exhibition for all artists to interpret the theme how ever they would like. For this exhibition we are seeking artwork in all mediums, that either includes a cat, a car/truck/automobile, or a piece that incorporates both of these awesome things into one. Artists can submit up to four pieces to be included in the show. Please note that this exhibition is not juried, and all artwork submitted will be included in the show as long as it follows the rules and guidelines listed below. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of July.

Visit our website for more information and the online submission form:

Car Show/Cat Show Online Submission Form

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, June 28, 2015

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, June 28, 2015

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, June 29, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Exhibition Opening Reception: Friday, July 3, 2015, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Exhibition Opens: Saturday, July 4, 2015

Exhibition Closes: Saturday, July 25, 2015

Pick Up Artwork: Monday, August 3, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the dates listed above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Shipping | Dropping Off Artwork

All artwork for this exhibition can be shipped to the gallery, at the following address (PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS):

Martin Nelson

Attn: FACRAG

1001 Kingwood St, Suite 226

Brainerd, MN 56401

If you are dropping off artwork, it can be done so on the following day and time:

Monday, June 29, 2015

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, printmaking, design, photography, ceramics, sculpture, and fiber as long as the piece relates to the title “Car Show / Cat Show” and follows the guidelines below.

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 6′ x 6′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be able to either sit on a pedestal of 12″ x 12″, or be able to be free standing within our gallery space.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang or display, with proper wiring and hanging systems, or displaying instructions.

– A limit of 4 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $10. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

– All artwork should be clearly labeled with the following: artist’s name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, date of completion, and sale price.

– All artwork will remain in the gallery for the entire time period of the exhibition.

– All artists are responsible for both initial and return shipping of any artwork that is sent to the gallery. Please include any return shipping labels with your artwork. PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS!

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery retains 25% commission of any sales made during the exhibition.

– All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Any artwork that arrives after this date will not be included in the exhibition.

– Any artwork that is not picked up after 30 days of the designated pick up date, will be considered abandoned and will then become property of the gallery, and may be disposed of.

– If you are unable to drop off or pick up your artwork on the given dates and times, please contact the Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, so other arrangements can be made.

Deadline: July 25, 2015 – Still Life – Call for Entries

Still Lifes have been a traditional artform or study in presenting a singular object or a collection of various objects. Whether they be an assortment of random or related objects, their arrangement, composition, study of light, shadow and contrast, or of space and time can collectively express numerous interpretations. Share with us your intriguing Still Life compositions!

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: July 25, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/still-life-deadline-july-25-2015/

Deadline: July 11, 2015 – Physique – Call for Entries

The appreciation of the human form has always been a prevalent subject matter within art. Whether it be a sculpture, an abstract portrayal, nude, clothed or simply posed we want to see your renditions of the human physique!

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: July 11, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/physique-deadline-july-11-2015/

Deadline: June 28, 2015 – Realism – Call for Entries

There are many aspects to consider when representing realism; from an accurate depiction of surface and texture to capturing depth, proportion and perspective or a believable portrayal of color tone, shadows and lighting. In this call we want to see art that captures realism through any approach of your choosing!

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: June 28, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/realism-deadline-june-28-2015/

Deadline: April 18, 2015 – Lush Vibes, 2nd Annual Spring Juried Exhibition – Minnesota

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, presents, Lush Vibes, our 2nd Annual Spring Juried Exhibition. This year, we are excited to announce that artist Jane Ryder will be our guest juror for this exhibition. We invite artists from all over, working in all mediums, to submit artwork to be juried into this exhibition. There is no particular theme for this show, and please note that artwork does not need to be “Spring related”, but artwork with bold colors, imagery, and energy is encouraged. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of May.

Visit Our Website For More Information And The Online Submission Form:

Lush Vibes, 2nd Annual Spring Juried Exhibition | Submission Form
Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Saturday, April 18, 2015

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Saturday, April 18, 2015

Notification Of Acceptance: Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, April 27, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, May 1, 2015, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, May 2, 2015

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, May 23, 2015

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the dates listed above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, printmaking, design, photography, ceramics, sculpture, fiber, and video as long as the piece follows the guidelines below.

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 6′ x 6′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be able to either sit on a pedestal of 12″ x 12″, or be able to be free standing within our gallery space.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang or display, with proper wiring and hanging systems, or displaying instructions.

– A limit of 2 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $15. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

– All artwork should be clearly labeled with the following: artist’s name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, date of completion, and sale price.

– All artwork will remain in the gallery for the entire time period of the exhibition.

– All artists are responsible for both initial and return shipping of any artwork that is sent to the gallery. Please include any return shipping labels with your artwork.

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery retains 25% commission of any sales made during the exhibition.

– All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by Wednesday, April 29, 2015. Any artwork that arrives after this date will not be included in the exhibition.

– Any artwork that is not picked up after 30 days of the designated pick up date, will be considered abandoned and will then become property of the gallery, and may be disposed of.

– If you are unable to drop off or pick up your artwork on the given dates and times, please contact the Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, so other arrangements can be made.

Deadline: April 19, 2015 – Down The Rabbit Hole / Juried Exhibition – Minnesota

The New Bohemian Gallery

For this exhibition we are seeking artwork that responds to the title “Down The Rabbit Hole”. Originally in reference to “Alice In Wonderland”, and now a term for adventure into the unknown, this topic lends a creative and interesting outlook to the variety of pieces that can be submitted. Artwork that is both adventure and “Alice In Wonderland” themed will be considered.

Down The Rabbit Hole Exhibition | Online Submission Form

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: April 19, 2015

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE: April 20, 2015

DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTED ARTWORK: April 29, 2015

All artwork accepted, from established and emerging artists, 18 or older. All exhibitions are curated by The New Bohemian Gallery directors.

* Complete online submission form

* $15 submission fee payable through Paypal (Non Refundable)

* 1 – 4 images of artwork, jpg only, max size 5MB

* Label image files as first and last name, and title, ie: Firstname_Lastname_Title.jpg

Please note, that specialized installation materials are to be provided by the artist. Selected works are to be delivered ready to hang and framed, if applicable. All selected artists are responsible for initial and return shipping costs. All artwork must be for sale, and will be subject to a 25% commission. Submissions will not be accepted without payment.

Deadline: June 17, 2015 – Chromatic – Call for Entries

It’s easy to overlook the large role colors play in our daily lives. They influence our mood and decisions, they can attract or repel attention and we designate and organize things based on their hue. In this call we want to see your creative approach in employing color! Entries aren’t obligated to utilize a dynamic use of color, rather an overall intriguing means!

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: June 17, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/chromatic-deadline-june-17-2015/

Deadline: March 29, 2015 – Art On Record – Minnesota

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, presents “Art On Record”. For this exhibition we are seeking artists working in all mediums to use vinyl records as their canvas and create their artwork directly onto this form. All size records will be accepted, and can feature imagery and themes of the artists choosing. Along with records that have been altered, we will also be accepting record covers that have had a creative spin put on them. Please check out the exhibition rules listed for all of the specifics on artwork submissions. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of April.

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, March 29, 2015

Art On Record Online Submission Form

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, March 29, 2015

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, March 30, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, April 3, 2015, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, April 4, 2015

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, April 25, 2015

Pick Up Artwork – Monday, April 27, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the dates listed above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Shipping | Dropping Off Artwork

All artwork for this exhibition can be shipped to the gallery, at the following address (PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS):

Martin Nelson

Attn: FACRAG

1001 Kingwood St, Suite 226

Brainerd, MN 56401

If you are dropping off artwork, it can be done so on the following day and time:

Monday, March 30, 2015

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, as long as the pieces follow the guidelines below.

– We will accept artwork that is created on a vinyl record, as well as artwork that alters and makes use of the record covers.

– All size records will be accepted.

– Only 2D artwork that can be hung on the wall will be accepted. We prefer pieces to be fairly flat and not too heavy in materials used, but will accept pieces that stick out no more than 2″ from the wall.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang and display. We will use the hole in the center of the record to hang the piece, so please keep this space intact  and visible for this purpose.

– A limit of 10 pieces will be accepted per artists entry, with an overall submission fee of $10. (For this particular exhibition we will accept multiple entries per artist, for example if you wish to submit 20 pieces, you can complete two submission forms and would end up paying $20 total, and so on.) Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

– All artwork should be clearly labeled with the following: artist’s name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, date of completion, and sale price.

– All artwork will remain in the gallery for the entire time period of the exhibition.

– All artists are responsible for both initial and return shipping of any artwork that is sent to the gallery. Please include any return shipping labels with your artwork. PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS.

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery retains 25% commission of any sales made during the exhibition.

– All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Any artwork that arrives after this date will not be included in the exhibition.

Deadline: May 4, 2015 – Bon Appétit – Call for Entries

There are many layers regarding the topic of food. From its traditional purpose, that it sustains us and delights all of our senses, to the political aspect of food, such as animal cruelty, Genetically Modified Organisms and overabundance. In this call we want to see art that can depict any aspect concerning food and/or food politics!

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: May 4, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/bon-appetit-may-4-2015/

Deadline: April 24, 2015 – Myths, Legends & Folklore – Call for Entries

Before modern science, many unexplainable aspects of life were interpreted through cultural superstitions and oral traditions, of which some of these stories, or derivatives of them, still exist today. In this call we want to see art that depicts your interpretation of a myth, or elements of a myth, defined by either their historical or modern contexts.

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: April 24, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/myth-legends-and-folklore-deadline-april-24-2015/

Deadline: Feb. 26, 2015 – Noun: Person, Place, Thing / Juried Exhibition | Minnesota

For this exhibition we are seeking artwork that fits the definition of the word noun.

| noun | : a word used to identify any of a class of people, places, or things.

A very open theme allowing for an array of ideas and imagery that fit within the given definition. 

Visit our website for more information and the online submission form:

Noun: Person, Place, Thing | Online Submission Form

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: February 26, 2015

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE: February 27, 2015

DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTED ARTWORK: March 4, 2015

All artwork accepted, from established and emerging artists, 18 or older, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, design, printmaking, photography, sculpture, installation art, video, and new media. All exhibitions are curated by The New Bohemian Gallery directors.

* Complete online submission form

* $15 submission fee payable through Paypal (Non Refundable)

* 1 – 4 images of artwork, jpg only, max size 5MB

* Label image files as first and last name, and title, ie: Firstname_Lastname_Title.jpg

Please note, that specialized installation materials are to be provided by the artist. Selected works are to be delivered ready to hang and framed, if applicable. All selected artists are responsible for initial and return shipping costs. All artwork must be for sale, and will be subject to a 25% commission. Submissions will not be accepted without payment.

Deadline: March 1, 2015 – Lost And Found: An Assemblage And Found Objects Exhibition | Minnesota

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, presents “Lost And Found”, an assemblage and found objects exhibition. We invite artists from all over, working in all mediums, to submit artwork that fits this theme. We are interested in artwork that incorporates discarded or forgotten objects, like old family photos, various trinkets, or notes, scraps of paper, and other things found on the ground. The creative possibilities are endless, with the many different things that can be found throughout your surroundings. The combination of these items with creative ideas become exciting and interesting, repurposed works of art. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of March.

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, March 1, 2015

Visit the link below for more information and the online submission form:

Lost And Found Online Submission Form

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, March 1, 2015

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, March 2, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, March 7, 2015

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, March 28, 2015

Pick Up Artwork – Monday, March 30, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the dates listed above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, as long as the piece follows the guidelines below.

– All artwork must be created with the use of found objects.

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 3.5′ x 3.5′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be able to either sit on a pedestal of 12″ x 12″, or be able to be free standing within our gallery space.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang or display, with proper wiring and hanging systems, or displaying instructions.

– A limit of 4 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $10. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

– All artwork should be clearly labeled with the following: artist’s name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, date of completion, and sale price.

– All artwork will remain in the gallery for the entire time period of the exhibition.

– All artists are responsible for both initial and return shipping of any artwork that is sent to the gallery. Please include any return shipping labels with your artwork. PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS.

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery retains 25% commission of any sales made during the exhibition.

– All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Any artwork that arrives after this date will not be included in the exhibition.

– Any artwork that is not picked up after 30 days of the designated pick up date, will be considered abandoned and will then become property of the gallery, and may be disposed of.

– If you are unable to drop off or pick up your artwork on the given dates and times, please contact the Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, so other arrangements can be made.

Deadline: April 6, 2015 – Culture Collective – Call for Entries

Cultures can be anything from a collective of humans, or animals, or bacteria that thrive through various associations such as nature, religion, government, internet and business. We live with each other in communes that rely on one other daily, and we are affected by our cultures whether they are defined by the parameters of what each entity is willing to do to maintain or oppose their particular culture. Share with us your depictions of what you feel represents culture, in any sense or form that it may take.

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: April 6, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/culture-collective-april-6-2015/

Deadline: March 23, 2015 – Ethos – Call for Entries

There are many interpretations concerning the sense of the spirit or a higher being and whether such things even exist. Some believe in a relationship to a divinity, some believe spirituality is a state of mind and others believe in an overall connection with all that surrounds and contains us. What is your take on this controversial subject?  Share with us your art that attempts to capture a sense of the spiritual or lack thereof.

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: March 23, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/ethos-march-23-2015/

Deadline: March 9, 2015 – Portraiture – Call for Entries

Portraits are an intimate view of the subject matter which, aim to present a description of the character, sentiment or identity of an individual or place. These visual clues about the subject are presented in various ways, such as, employing a particular technique or the application of varying media. In this call we want to see your artistic approach in presenting self-portraits or portraiture.

Calls are open to all local, domestic, national and international professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered in this call for submissions, from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. Sizes up to 12 feet are acceptable. Work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered for the live exhibition. Freestanding 3D artworks will be displayed online only. We are now accepting video and poetry entries for online shows.

Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again in the coming months for a collective live exhibition at our Los Angeles gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

DEADLINE FOR THIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: March 9, 2015

Cost: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/portraiture-march-9-2015/

Deadline: ongoing – 2015 Solo/Group Exhibition Proposals – Brainerd, MN

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery has two gallery spaces available for artists working in all mediums to show their artwork. Our larger back gallery space in dedicated to larger group exhibitions, through themed open call exhibitions. Our smaller front gallery is reserved for either solo or group exhibition proposals, consisting of artwork on a smaller scale, or only a few larger pieces. Our front gallery allows for artists to experiment, present new ideas, and showcase a body of work that is well planned and crafted within the outlines of there presented proposal. We accept proposals for this space on an ongoing basis, and are currently seeking artists for the 2015 exhibition year.

We accept proposals from individual artists, collaborative teams, and individuals who would like to propose a curated exhibition. Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, video, printmaking, installation, sculpture, photography, ceramics, fiber, and digital works, will all be reviewed.

Visit our website for more information:

Solo/Group Exhibition Proposal Information 

Deadline: Feb. 1, 2015 – THE MARCH: An Exhibition in Response to Racial Injustice and the Celebration of Black History Month

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, presents its first exhibition of 2015, titled “THE MARCH: An Exhibition in Response to Racial Injustice and the Celebration of Black History Month.” We invite artists from all over, working in all mediums, to submit artwork that responds to racial injustice, police violence, and other topics related to recent events. In addition, we would like to see artwork that celebrates African American history, culture, and traditions. During the month of this exhibition, we hope to create an open dialogue and reflection among all people, which may lead to a better understanding of the events and cultural differences around us and promote peace and change within our society. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of February.

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, February 1, 2015

Visit our website for more information and the online submission form:

THE MARCH – Online Submission Form

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Sunday, February 1, 2015

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, February 2, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Monday, February 2, 2015

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, February 6, 2015, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, February 7, 2015

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, February 28, 2015

Pick Up Artwork – Monday, March 2, 2015, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the dates listed above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Shipping | Dropping Off Artwork

All artwork for this exhibition can be shipped to the gallery, at the following address (PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS):

Martin Nelson
Attn: FACRAG
1001 Kingwood St, Suite 226
Brainerd, MN 56401

If you are dropping off artwork, it can be done so on the following day and time:

Monday, February 2, 2015
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, printmaking, design, photography, ceramics, sculpture, fiber, and video as long as the piece follows the guidelines below.

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 3.5′ x 3.5′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be able to either sit on a pedestal of 12″ x 12″, or be able to be free standing within our gallery space.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang or display, with proper wiring and hanging systems, or displaying instructions.

– A limit of 4 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $10. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

– All artwork should be clearly labeled with the following: artist’s name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, date of completion, and sale price.

– All artwork will remain in the gallery for the entire time period of the exhibition.

– All artists are responsible for both initial and return shipping of any artwork that is sent to the gallery. Please include any return shipping labels with your artwork. PLEASE DO NOT USE PACKING PEANUTS.

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery retains 25% commission of any sales made during the exhibition.

– All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by Monday, February 2, 2015. Any artwork that arrives after this date will not be included in the exhibition.

– Any artwork that is not picked up after 30 days of the designated pick up date, will be considered abandoned and will then become property of the gallery, and may be disposed of.

– If you are unable to drop off or pick up your artwork on the given dates and times, please contact the Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, so other arrangements can be made.

Exhibition Information

– The gallery will provide exhibition posters and postcards, along with online promotion through our website and various social media sites.

– The gallery will provide a free opening reception, which will be open to the public. All artists are invited to attend, along with people from the community and elsewhere.

– All artwork that is submitted may be photographed by gallery staff and used for promotion and other purposes online on our website and social media sites.

– The Franklin Arts Center, Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, and our gallery staff and directors, are not responsible for artwork that is damaged or stolen while the artwork is being shipped, or while the artwork is on display during the exhibition. Our gallery staff will do their best to handle all artwork with care and consideration.

– The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery staff and director has the authority to hang and/or display the artwork provided in an arrangement that fits the gallery best. In addition, the gallery director has the sole discretion to remove any artwork from the gallery display, at any time, as they see fit.

Deadline: Nov. 12, 2014 – Paper & Stitch, Juried Craft Exhibition

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery presents our December exhibition titled, “Paper & Stitch”, a juried craft exhibition that focuses on handmade items that are created using traditional forms of skill and craftsmanship. We are seeking pieces from many mediums including: ceramics, glass, fiber and textile crafts, leatherwork, beadwork, basketry, needlework, paper crafts, wood carving and furniture making, as well as stone and metal work. The FACRAG exhibition committee will jury this exhibition. This group exhibition will be on display in our gallery throughout the month of December.

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

If you are interested in submitting artwork, please visit our website at the link below:

Online Submission Form | Exhibition Information/Rules

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Notification Of Acceptance: Monday, November 17, 2014

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Monday, December 1, 2014, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Monday, December 1, 2014

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, December 5, 2014, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, December 6, 2014

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, December 27, 2014

Pick Up Artwork – Monday, December 29, 2014, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the given dates above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any craft media are encouraged to submit work, including but not limited to: ceramics, glass, fiber and textile crafts, leatherwork, beadwork, basketry, needlework, paper crafts, wood carving and furniture making, as well as stone and metal work, as long as the piece follows the guidelines below. 

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.  

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 6′ x 6′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be able to either sit on a pedestal of 12″ x 12″, or be able to be free standing within our gallery space.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang and display, with proper wiring and hanging systems.

– A limit of 4 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $15. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

For More Information

FACRAG Website

FACRAG Facebook

Deadline: Nov. 5, 2014 – Deconstructed/Reconstructed – Call For Art, Curated Exhibition

Deconstructed/Reconstructed // November 21– December 20

Curated By The New Bohemian Gallery Directors

The New Bohemian Gallery presents our December exhibition, Deconstructed/Reconstructed. For this exhibition we are seeking artwork that expresses a sense of transformation from one thing to another. Artists may submit artwork that responds to each of these two words individually, or both of them together as they follow each other in sequence. In relation to the title, artwork, objects, and ideas that begin in an ordinary state, are taken apart and analyzed, and then pieced back together in a whole new way, can reveal very dramatic and interesting outcomes.

All artwork accepted, from established and emerging artists, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, design, printmaking, photography, sculpture, installation art, video, and new media.

Submission Guidelines

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: November 5, 2014

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE: November 7, 2014

DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTED ARTWORK: November 19, 2014

* Complete online submission form

Deconstructed/Reconstructed Online Submission Form

* $15 submission fee payable through Paypal (Non Refundable)

* 1 – 4 images of artwork, jpg only, max size 5MB

* Label image files as first and last name, and title, ie: Firstname_Lastname_Title.jpg

Please note, that specialized installation materials are to be provided by the artist. Selected works are to be delivered ready to hang and framed, if applicable. All selected artists are responsible for initial and return shipping costs. All artwork must be for sale, and will be subject to a 25% commission. Submissions will not be accepted without payment.

For More Information

The New Bohemian Gallery Website

The New Bohemian Gallery Facebook

thenewbohemiangallery@gmail.com

Deadline: Oct. 28, 2014 – All Souls, Day Of The Dead Exhibition – Call For Art

The Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery presents our November exhibition titled, “All Souls”, an exhibition that celebrates Dia de los Muertos, or Day Of The Dead, a Mexican holiday which is celebrated every year to pay respect to the deceased. We are looking for artwork from all artists, in any medium, that is either inspired by Dia de los Muertos or has your own interpretation of the cycles of life and death. This group exhibition will be on display in our front gallery throughout the month of November. All artists that submit artwork, that fits the theme and guidelines, will be included in this exhibition.

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

If you are interested in submitting artwork, please visit our website at the link below:

Online Submission Form | Exhibition Information/Rules

Location

Franklin Arts Center Resident Artists Gallery, Located inside the Franklin Arts Center, in Brainerd, Minnesota

Calendar Of Events

Online Entry/Submission Deadline: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Deadline For Dropped Off Artwork: Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Deadline For Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Exhibition Opening Reception – Friday, October 31, 2014, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Exhibition Opens – Saturday, November 1, 2014

Exhibition Closes – Saturday, November 22, 2014

Pick Up Artwork – Monday, November 24, 2014, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

* All artwork, whether dropped off or shipped, must arrive to the gallery by the given dates above. Any artwork that arrives after these dates will not be included in the exhibition.

Exhibition Rules

Established and emerging artists, working in any media are encouraged to submit artwork, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture, and fiber as long as the piece follows the guidelines below. 

– Both 2D and 3D artwork will be accepted.  

– All 2D artwork must be able to hang on the wall, and be no larger then 3′ x 3′ in size.

– All 3D artwork must be no larger then 6″ w x 6″ l x 12″ h.

– All artwork must arrive to the gallery ready to hang and display, with proper wiring and hanging systems.

– A limit of 6 pieces will be accepted per artist, with an overall submission fee of $10. Payment can be made through Paypal at the end of the submission form. Fees are nonrefundable.

For More Information

FACRAG Website

FACRAG Facebook