Deadline: Aug. 24, 2015 – “Semi-Annual Open II” Art Call for an online exhibition

“Semi-Annual Open II” There is no “theme” for this Art Call for this exhibition; it is open to all subject matter. The curator and judges will select work based on the originality, uniqueness of the vision conveyed, quality of execution and how clearly the artist’s individual technique/style is presented in each work. Entry fees: $20 for 1 image, $10 for each additional image.

Deadline:  August 24, 2015

Awards: Ten artists will be selected for the group exhibit. The exhibit will be extensively marketed and featured in our Art Market Newsletter with over 16,000 subscribers.

Link to Art Call: “Semi-Annual Open II”

Website: www.art-competition.net/G25N-Semi_Annual_Open_II.cfm

Deadline: Sept. 14, 2015 – City-Scapes – Call for Entries

Every city has a certain charm to itself; from its inhabitants, unique architecture or geography, these qualities combine to give a city its persona. Whether you’re a local or a visitor , in this call we want to see your creative impressions of various aspects/perspectives of a city or cities 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: September 14, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/city-scapes-deadline-september-14-2015/

Deadline: Aug. 29, 2015 – Abstracts 2015 – Call for Entries

Abstract art can be depicted through many mediums and cover various themes such as figurative, representational or geometric which in turn, are executed in  varying degrees of abstraction. In this call we want to see abstract art represented through technique, concept or content in your artistic medium of choice!

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: August 29, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/abstracts-2015-august-29-2015/

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: Aug. 8, 2015 – The LGBT Show – Call for Entries

The roles of gender and sexuality vary from culture to culture. But, we are living through an increasingly global community awareness where progression for human rights equality is made at different rates. Many outlets are used to inspire change and educate, art is one such platform. Have you captured or creatively expressed these moments of progression? Share with us your artistic means in representing the LGBT community!

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: August 8, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit:  http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/the-lgbt-show-deadline-august-8-2015/

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: June 10, 2015 – BLACK & WHITE – Call for Entries – National Juried Art Show – NYC

BLACK & WHITE – Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coaltion (BWAC) is We are excited to announce our second Black & White National Juried art show, opening August 1, 2015.

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: Early Bird May 26 or
Final Application Deadline June 10, 2015
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Gallery Exhibition Dates: August 1 – 23, 2015 weekends 1-6P.M.
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 1-6P.M.

Juror:
Christiane Paul is Adjunct Curator of New Media Arts at the Whitney Museum of American Art, where she has curated several exhibitions—including Cory Arcangel: Pro Tools (2011), Profiling (2007), Data Dynamics (2001) and the net art selection for the 2002 Whitney Biennial—as well as artport, the Whitney Museum’s website devoted to Internet art. Dr. Paul is Associate Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School in New York City.

$3000 IN CASH AWARDS:
BEST of SHOW GOLD: $1000
BEST of SHOW SILVER: $500
PEOPLES’ CHOICE: $250
CURATORS’ CHOICE: $250
CERTIFICATE of RECOGNITION: $1000 $100 each for ten winners.

Eligibility:
This call for submission is open to all residents of the U.S. and its Territories 18 years of age or older. This is a juried exhibition for artists working in all traditional and non-traditional 2D and 3D media, including film/video when part of an installation. All artwork must be original in concept, design and execution.

Submission and Fees:
Only original works may be submitted. Works may be submitted in one or multiple media.
Early Bird Submissions (through midnight, May 26, 2015): $45 for up to three (3) images plus $5.00 for each additional image.
All entries must be registered/received by midnight, June 10, 2015. All entry fees are non-refundable.

Submissions are online ONLY:  https://client.smarterentry.com/bwac

ONLINE PROSPECTUS: http://bwac.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/BlackandWhiteProspectus2015.pdf

Contact/Questions: Please direct all questions to bwacinfo@aol.com

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Feb. 16, 2015 – The Blue Show – Call for Entries

There is no lack of blue around us, from our oceans to our sky to our jeans. It’s a calming color that induces trust and focus, amongst many other qualities. Blue, in all of its varying hues is simply a pleasing color and is consequently the worlds’ most common favorite color! In this call for entries submit your best art that communicates any and everything Blue!

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: February 16, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/blue-show-february-16-2015/

Deadline: Feb. 2, 2015 – Curves & Lines – Call for Entries

The use of curves and lines are all around us, they are employed in artwork to create a sense of direction or focal point and, in architecture, to influence our mood through spatial interaction. Submit your work that has captured or employs these elements!

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: February 2, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/curves-lines-february-2-2015/

Deadline: Jan. 19, 2015 – Opposite Sex – Call for Entries

As society continues to develop, what are your thoughts concerning the varying roles of feminism and masculinity? In this call for entries we want to see art that either embodies a particular sex or confronts the transforming roles and identities between the sexes.

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: January 19, 2015

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

For more information or to Submit: http://linusgallery.com/call-for-entries/opposite-sex-january-19-2015/

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

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