From Victor Grace: Call for Artists for 2015 Black History Month Exibition, Deadline 2/7/15

An opportunity from the fine people up at Broward College. No fee to apply and no commission so definitely check it out!

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Name of the show: 2015 Black History Month Exibition
Organizer: Victor Grace
Cost to Apply: no fee, no commission
Submission Deadline: 2/7/15
Application email: [email protected]

Show Location: Broward College
Show Dates: 2/12 – 2/28

Call details: Deadline: 2/7/15

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From Wynwood Hearts: Call for Artists for Bombillo Deadline January 27, 2015

Wynwood Hearts is a new arts organization. They are hosting a monthly show at Miami Light Project during Wynwood Art Walk.

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Name of the show: BOMBILLO (February)
Organizers: Miami Light Project, Mr. Pauer and The Light Box
Curated by: Wynwood Hearts and 4oojoos Gallery
Cost to Apply: $20 Deposit – Plus $20 at day of the event.
Submission Deadline: 27 JAN 2015
Application email: [email protected]

Show Location: The Light Box, Wynwood
Show Dates: 14 February 2015 (During Art Walk)
Call details: Theme:
BOMBILLO is a collaborative event that brings together local music, art, crafts, and awesome people! Every month BOMBILLO opens during Art Walk to bring an alternative experience to the area. Imagine hundreds of people browsing through a bazaar full of local artists showcasing, selling and sharing their art, while famous local DJs play some fresh beats on a rockin’ dance floor. Come, but be ready to have a blast!

Eligible Submissions:
There will be 30 spots available varying in flexible sizes. Artists/Vendors will be located outside (“hanging” will be limited, so bring appropriate tools). Artists of all ages and backgrounds are accepted. Pieces may include: 2- and 3-dimensional media, such as paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, technology, small local brands, installations, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture. Apply using the online form, we will contact you back personally.

Highlights:
This is an opportunity to be part of Art Walk and introduce your friends, family, and fans to your art personally. There is no cost for entrance. There will be Marketing/Advertising (before and after)
– Promoted by three mailing lists (Miami Light Project, Wynwood Hearts and 4oojoos)
– Networking Opportunity (Artists, Designers, and Musicians)
– Promoted through Social Networks (Facebook, Instagram, Web)
– Photography, video and event coverage.
Attend a Special Workshop (Details TBA) – “Brainstorming Gallery Strategies”
Learn How to:
– Get started
– Showcase Art/Setup
– Showing your work and connecting with supporters
– Alternative On-site Payments

About Wynwood Hearts:
Wynwood Hearts is an up-an-coming artist alliance, freelance guild, and art movement that extends to all forms of artistic expression. Wynwood Hearts supports Heartists, Artists who love art and make art that comes from the heart. Its culture promotes collaboration, responsibility, and liberty. Our mission is to organize artists for positive change and cultural shift.

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From Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs: Artist Access Grant Opportunity for Individual Artists – Deadline to Apply: February 6, 2015

This is an opportunity for individual artists for professional development. It costs nothing to apply and you do not need to be a charity. This is specifically for artists, so definitely check it out!

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From: Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs
mddocaArtist Access (ART) Grants Program – Winter Quarter
Postmark Deadline: Friday, February 6, 2015

Program provides funding support for practicing, professional and emerging artists residing in Miami-Dade County to take advantage of specific professional development and skill-building opportunities (outside Miami-Dade County) to help advance their careers as working artists. Funds may be used to cover attendance at advanced workshops, master classes, or seminars; to participate in artist residencies; to engage in activities that are specifically capable of advancing or propelling a professional career; etc. Grant awards range from $100 to $1,000.

Prospective applicants must call and request a phone consultation with the Artist Access Program Administrator, Mary Luft (305) 324-4337 at least one week prior to submitting an application by the postmark deadline (prior to Friday, January 30, 2015).

For more information, download the Grant Guidelines and Application Form: http://www.miamidadearts.org/artist-access-aa-grants-program

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From International Sculpture Center: Call for Artists for 25th International Sculpture Conference: New Frontiers in Sculpture, Deadline March 1, 2015

This is a very interesting call. They are seeking proposals for panels for a sculpture conference. Education is always good, so definitely check it out!

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Name of the show: 25th International Sculpture Conference: New Frontiers in Sculpture
Organizer: International Sculpture Center
az-header-1Cost to Apply: None
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2015
Application link

Show Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Show Dates: November 4-7, 2015

Call details: The International Sculpture Center (ISC) is seeking panel proposals for the 25th International Sculpture Conference: New Frontiers in Sculpture in Phoenix, Arizona. Over 300 sculpture enthusiasts from around the world will gather this November 4-7, 2015 for engaging panel discussions, peer networking, and exciting cultural events surrounding topics in contemporary sculpture.

Submissions must be 200 words and include a clear but brief statement of the panel objective. Panel topics will include:

Creative Placemaking
Art Making in Rural and Urban Communities
Art on the Borders
Socially Engaged Art Practice
Desert as Site: New Earthworks
Multi-Disciplinary Artist Led Investigations
Art in Unknown Places
Arcology, Architecture, and an Exploration in Utopias
Other topics in contemporary sculpture

The abstract submission deadline is March 1, 2015. All accepted submissions will be notified by May 2015.

To submit a proposal and learn more information, please visit the conference website: www.sculpture.org/az2015.

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From ArtAscent: Call for Artists for Magnificence by ArtAscent, Deadline 28 Feb 2015

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Name of the show: Magnificence by ArtAscent
Call-Banners-500x300-magnificenceOrganizer: ArtAscent
Cost to Apply: $25 and up
Submission Deadline: 28 Feb 2015
Application email: [email protected]

Show Location: International
Show Dates: 1 April 2015

Call details: | Theme:
This call theme is “Magnificence” A concept that is noble or sublime. A thing that is lavishly munificent or extravagant. An object that is of exceptional beauty, size or other feature. A place that is extraordinarily fine or superb. A person of greatness, making a splendid appearance or show. A feeling of grandness. What magnificence will you showcase?

| Eligible Submissions:
Entries may include 2- and 3-dimensional media, such as paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture. Submissions must be the original work of the applicant(s). Open to international artists. Apply using the online form.

| Highlights:
The Gold, Silver and Bronze artists will be featured in the ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal complete with artist profile reviews written by our art writer. From 20 to 30 artists in total will be published in ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal; showcased, along with website links, in an online exhibition on the ArtAscent website for at least two years; and, promoted on the ArtAscent Facebook and Twitter feeds.

| About ArtAscent:
The mission of ArtAscent is to promote artists of images and words, and connect them with art lovers. This is accomplished by calls for artists and writers, artist profiling, art magazine publication, and artist and writer online showcasing. Each call is theme based, with the intent to showcase diverse creative explorations of that theme via various media.

| Call application

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From KROMA Art Space: Call for Artists for The Beast: The Artist Confronting the Daily Call to Action, Deadline December 30th, 2014

This new show from our good friends over at Kroma. The call is free and they are also a non-profit art co-op space, so definitely check it out.
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Name of the show: The Beast: The Artist Confronting the Daily Call to Action
The-Beast-Call-to-Artist1 copyOrganizer: KROMA Art Space
Cost to Apply: Free Application
Submission Deadline: December 30th, 2014
 Application email: [email protected]

Show Location: 3670 Grand Ave. Miami, FL. 33133
Show Dates: February 3 – 28, 2015

Call details: Submission Deadline: Monday, December 15, 2014 Event Dates: February 3 – March 5, 2015 Admission: Free
RULES:
 Open to all artists local to Miami, 18 years and older, career stage.
 Accepting all forms of artistic mediums, as related to the theme of the exhibition, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, video and multi-media work.
SUBMISSIONS:
 For consideration, each artist must submit images of their artwork in PEG format. No more than 5 images may be submitted.
 Artwork must be original and created by the artist submitting the work.
 Email images to: [email protected]
 Artist must be available during the dates (TBD) to assist with installation of artwork as needed.
 Submitted works should reference and explore the theme, “The Beast.”

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From AIA Miami – Women in Architecture: Call for Artists for Creating Scholars, Silent Art Auction Show, Deadline EXTENDED December 19, 2014

From the awesome people over at AIA Miami. Definitely check this one out!
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WIA_Art Auction Flyer_Jan-1Name of the show: Creating Scholars, Silent Art Auction Show
Organizer: AIA Miami – Women in Architecture
Cost to Apply: Free
 Submission Deadline EXTENDED: December 19, 2014
Application link

Show Location: Miami Center for Architecture + Design
Show Dates: January 28th, 2015

Call details: AIA-Miami Chapter’s Women in Architecture Committee presents, Creating A Scholar Silent Art Auction Show. Proceeds will go to MCAD’S scholarship fund to benefit a female student at New World School of the Arts and Design & Architecture Senior High.

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