Deadline: June 1, 2014 – Call to Artists, Handmade in America, A Fine Art and Contemporary Craft Exhibition – Tampa, FL

Singing Stone Gallery and Studio is proud to present ‘Handmade in America,’ an exhibition featuring handmade fine art and contemporary craft. This multi-media show exhibits a wide array of the handmade, which is rich in traditions and expressive of regional craft artisans, and their contributions to America’s cultural heritage. The juried exhibit will showcase contemporary jewelry, photography, paintings, glass, fiber, wood, ceramics, metals, and mixed media handcrafted by American artists. The works will be on view during regular business hours from July 4, 2014 to August 31, 2014.

Handmade in America’s opening reception will be held on Friday, July 4, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. After the event, artists, collectors, family and friends, are able to travel on Tampa’s Heartline Trolley Car System, located steps from the gallery (Stop # 1), to Channelside Bay Plaza for fireworks and live entertainment.

Artists and crafters are invited to submit up to 3 pieces of work for this juried exhibition. All mediums are accepted. Artists may complete the online application, submit photo’s of their work, and describe their handmade art as well as the materials used for the submitted works. Exhibition criteria is based on craftsmanship, concept and design. All art must be family friendly, ready to display, and handmade in America.

The entry deadline for applications and digital images is Sunday, June 1, 2014.
Click here to apply now.

Singing Stone is a working studio and gallery featuring Dan Balk designer jewelry, contemporary craft, fine art and silversmithing instruction. The Gallery is owned and managed by Nataly Balk, who takes pride in exhibiting and supporting local and regional artists’ work.

The exhibition will be held at Singing Stone Gallery and Studio in historic Ybor City on 8 Avenue and 19 Street at 1903 N. 19 St., Tampa, FL 33605. For more information, call (813) 728-4325. The gallery website is www.SingingStoneOnline.Com. Enjoy complimentary parking in front and behind the gallery. Admission is free and open to the public.

No  artist application fee. All mediums accepted.

Deadline: April 30, 2014 – Submissions for the International Contemporary Artists Exhibition (ICAE)/Paris, are Now Open!

EWNS Art Project calls for entries to its 3rd Annual International Contemporary Artists Exhibition.  Artists wishing to submit their work for consideration for the ICAE 2014 please read carefully the entire prospectus.

Entry Fee: 3 images for 30 Euros.
Deadline to enter is April 30, 2014.

Call for Artists : International Contemporary Artists Exhibition Paris 2013

EWNS Art Project calls for entries to its 2nd Annual International Contemporary Artists Exhibition in Paris.  Artists wishing to submit their work for consideration for the ICAE 2013 please read and follow the guidelines below:

• Exhibit Dates:  Fall/Winter 2013   – TBD
• Location:  Gallery / Art Space,  Paris  + Online showcase
• Theme :   Artist’s choice/ All subject matter will be considered
Deadline for Submission:  December 21,  2012

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►Open to all artists from around the world, 18 yrs of age and older.
►Eligible media : Painting, drawing, photography, digital art, sculpture, ceramics, glass, textiles, mixed-media.
►Media not accepted : Giclee prints, video/film and live performance pieces.
►All work must be original, and executed by the artist (preferably made in last two years) No reproductions accepted.
►Digital art must be original artwork that is created exclusively on a computer, and must be signed. Original, limited edition prints of digital art will be permitted, and must be signed and numbered as part of an edition.
►Photographs must be signed and numbered and must be the artist’s original image. Artists are encouraged to identify clearly whether a photographic print is produced digitally or through a traditional photographic process (silver print, Polaroid, dye-transfer, etc.).
►All work must not have been used for any commercial purposes.
►All work must be for sale with price indicated.(keep in mind that EWNS Art Project receives 30 per cent commission of works sold).
►A coherent set of artworks, executed in a contemporary way.
►Resident artists & artists who previously submitted artwork must resubmit.
►Artists must submit a minimum of 3 images per medium that best represents their work and pay a non-refundable entry fee of 30 euros minimum (via PayPal)
►Each artist can participate in multiple categories, with a maximum of 10 pieces/category (to be submitted separately).
►Dimensions & weight: Maximum size limitations 40″ in or 100cm in any direction, Maximum weight limitations 110lbs / 50 kg).
►EWNS will not accept items for hanging using saw-tooth hooks or inadequate wiring. All framed works must be properly wired for display.
►Publishers, galleries, agents, and collectors may not submit artwork on behalf of artists.
►Entries must be submitted via email.

Prospectus :

‘Abstract is Real’ International group exhibition

EWNS Art Project is currently accepting submissions for its upcoming online exhibition: Abstract is Real.

Eligibility: Open to artists 18 years of age or older from around the world who submit artwork in the following media: painting, drawing, photography, digital, sculpture.

This is a pre-selection process: the selected artists will not only have the opportunity to showcase their work via online gallery but will automatically be pre-selected for the #1 edition of “Abstract is Real” International group exhibition in Paris, scheduled for winter 2013/2014 (TBD)

Additional info at :

The Naked Truth- call for entries

The truth of a naked body will always reveal itself. Show us incredible artwork of the human form to be in this show. If it’s like the last nude art show, it will probably be its own exhibition.

All international artists, professional and amateur and all art mediums will be considered in this call for entries from photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, etc. It must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered. Sizes up to 12 feet art acceptable.
Accepted entries for this online exhibition will be judged again for our collective live exhibition at our Pasadena Gallery. The artists will be asked if they wish to submit their artwork for the live collective exhibition, which is not a requirement to being a part of the online exhibition.

entry fee: $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries.
For more information or to submit, please visit our website.