Find calls for artists, competitions and other requests for submissions around Cleveland and Northeast Ohio.
MFA NATIONAL COMPETITION, July 20 - August 11, 2017. U.S. Artists enrolled in an MFA program within the last three years. Eligible works: paintings, drawings, collage, prints, sculpture, photography, installations and computer-generated art. Juror: Dorothea Rockburne, Artist, Guggenheim Fellow, Collections: MOMA, MMA, The Guggenheim Museum, etc ENTRY DEADLINE: May 31. Entry fee: $35/1-3 works, $5/ea. additional, max. 6. Online applications only.
The Akron Zoo is now accepting applications for the 2017 Trunk Show! This will be the 9th year for our holiday shopping event hosted by the Akron Zoo Gift Shop. Booths will be located in our beautiful Welcome Center decorated for the Holidays. There are no booth fees and no show admission! Preference given to artists and vendors whose work has animal, garden or conservation themes/materials. Deadline to submit is October 8, 2017.
The Cleveland Print Room invites members and non-members to submit artwork for our 2017 juried exhibition, The Peer Show. This is a unique opportunity for photographic artists to exhibit their work and receive substantial exposure in Cleveland’s only dedicated photographic art gallery, community darkroom, educational center, and studio workspace. Over 30 selected works will be exhibited in our gallery, with a top prize of $300 to be awarded. All selections and cash awards will be made at the discretion of the jurors and will be final.
International call... Artists and Art Students working within all aspects of Evolutionary Biology- be it bird or biomimicry- Darwin or DNA- are welcome to enter! There are no age or border restrictions. And you are free to apply within any art discipline.
Kickstarter is currently seeking to add to their current network pool of talented artists as their market is expanding, and demand is growing.Kickstart Artwest is a network of a talented artist pool from all over the globe. They offer artists a marketing arm by providing them with request from their wide range of clientele. This is not a membership program, they simply provide for you commissioned work. They are seeking to add a limited number of artist. Each artist in their network is still independent of their personal clientele accepting commissions through kickstart Art dependent on their bandwidth and availability.
Hello dancers! Yin Tang Dance is now accepting video auditions for the 2017-2018 season. Yin Tang Dance is a community Chinese cultural dance company. They are best known for their involvement in the Cleveland community through performances. If you would like to become a part of their family, please send them your audition video! If they like what they see, they’ll invite you to free classes for final interviews (basically to see how you mesh with the current dance family). Deadline for video auditions is Memorial Day 2017. They are looking for up to 6 dancers.
Exhibition: May 18 - July 14. Open to artists 18 or older. Juror: Dr. Louis Zona, Executive Director/Chief Curator at the Butler Institute of American Art, (Youngstown,OH)
Entry fees fund the awards. $15 per artwork, 4 piece maximum. Juried from the actual artworks. Most media accepted, except video and installations. Entries accepted May 6 -8, 2017.
52 WEEKS 52 WORKS is AGC's annual desk calendar featuring the visual artists of Northeast Ohio. Any artist currently living and working in Northeast Ohio is eligible to submit. The 2018 calendar deadline for submission is May 1, 2017. We encourage professionals, educators and students to submit. 52 artists are selected to appear (1 per calendar week) with a handful of artists placed in the notes section. The calendar is a veritable catalogue of Northeast Ohio's current fine-art talent.
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA) is seeking proposals from qualified public artists for a public art installation at the new W. 34th Street Rapid Transit Station. GCRTA accepts both “functional” art that is, artfully designed parts of passenger facilities including but not limited to railings, tile work, seating, signage and lighting elements. Applied art such as murals, sculpture, paintings, etc. are also welcome. Art is selected through GCRTA”s public art selection process. Deadline to submit is Monday, May 8, 2017.
Teens in grades 7 - 12 are invited to create and submit a poster that focuses on the consequences of using heroin and/or misuse prescription opioids.
Interested dancers, please submit your resume, photograph (headshot and body shot if available) and any available video links to help us get to know you as a performer! You may email these submissions to Jenni Hankey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Performers will be required to attend weekly rehearsals and must be available during the week of technical rehearsals, Monday, May 29- Wed May 31, and for the performances on Thursday June 1 – Saturday, June 3. Performers will receive a stipend for the project, and may have opportunities to join us in future paid performance and/or outreach projects.
Reply with a cover email and resume to email@example.com.ABOUT THE PRODUCTIONThings as They Are
Written by David Todd
Original score composed by Ben ChasnyDirected by Anjanette HallMay 12 - 28, 2017Reinberger Auditorium (Upstairs Loft)
It’s LIQUID Group, in collaboration with International ArtExpo, is selecting all interesting video art and performance art works to include in: It’s Liquid International Video and Performance Art Festival
The Ohio Arts Festivals & Competitions Directory is a free resource for the public to engage with the arts and for artists to discover opportunities. Competitive exhibitions showcase Ohio's wealth of artistic talent and encourage artists through exposure and awards.
Take advantage of the opportunity to have your organization or small business included in the Cleveland 2016 Host Committee Supplier Guide, an easily accessible, comprehensive supplier guide to the Republican National Committee’s Committee on Arrangements as well as to local and visiting Convention participants to assist them in their planning.
MOCA CLEVELAND DOCENTS CONNECT PEOPLE WITH ART.
MOCA Cleveland reviews unsolicited artist submissions from artists living in Cuyahoga County or its six contiguous counties (Lorain, Medina, Summit, Portage, Geauga, and Lake).
Artfetch presents the work of selected emerging artists for sale online. The team of specialist cutting-edge curators will choose the most promising up-and-coming artists from around the world to be included on the website.