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Gallery Z in Lowell has announced a call for their exhibition Earth Mother, April, 27 – May, 21 2017, in keeping with Earth Day 2017’s Campaign of Environmental & Climate Literacy and the need to build a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to our planet. 2 & 3 D mixed Media accepted. Learn more.
Deadline: April 17 2017
Entry fee: $30 for 3 works
Jamaica Plain Arts Council, JPNDC, and Samuel Adams are co-hosting PROJECTIONS II: Art on the Brewery Walls. On the evening of May 13th, 2017, artists’ images will be projected onto the outside walls of Jamaica Plain’s Brewery Complex. Submissions can include images 2D, 3D, and video. This nontraditional art show is open to all artists. You can work in any medium and you do not have to live in Jamaica Plain. Innovation and originality are valued. Submission is free and open to any artist. Each artist may submit up to three (3) images for inclusion in the Projections event.
Deadline: April 19, 2017
No Entry fee
The Brookline Arts Center invites New England-based artists to submit work for their Contemporary Craft exhibit (June 16-July 21, 2017), juried by Lindsay Mis, CraftBoston Director for the Society of Arts and Crafts. Artists are invited to submit work representing contemporary craft. Since the 1800s, New England has long been at the center of American craft from silversmithing to woodwork to textiles. In recent years, the craft movement has defied boundaries and gained recognition as an art form in its own right. Artists are encouraged to submit work that explores what defines today’s studio craft and how it navigates between function and fine art. All media welcome.
Deadline: April 21, 2017
Entry fee: $30 for three submissions
Open to all mediums, sizes & concepts that relate to, or include, a line. Imagine … a chorus line, signing on the dotted line, horizon lines, jump ropes, a police line up, waiting in TSA lines, cross-hatching, long and winding roads, zip lines, crossing the picket line, lines in the sand, tally marks … where and how do you draw the line? Line will be on display at the Attleboro Arts Museum from June 15 – July 15, 2017. Six prizes of $100 each will be awarded.
Deadline: April 25, 2017
Entry fee: $25.00
The Center for Fine Art Photography is excited to announce our newest open Call for Entries, Photography as Response. Photographic art as response to environmental concerns, human rights, personal freedoms, religions, governments and the global human condition. Send us your photo-based work that fits the call. All genres, subjects, capture types and photographic processes both traditional and unique are eligible for selection by the juror. Let’s start some much needed conversations!
Deadline: April 26, 2017
Entry fee: $36 for first three images, $10 for additional images
Nave Gallery Annex is currently accepting entries for the exhibition In Triplicate. Artwork may be from any discipline. The Nave Gallery Annex has three distinct spaces; each room will be under the control of one artist or artist group with emphasis on considering the entire space. Curated by Liz Helfer. Learn more.
Deadline: April 30, 2017
Entry fee: $15
The Boston LGBTQIA Artist Alliance’s Summer 2017 Exhibition will be an exploration and celebration of the cultural value and significance of the arts in light of the current political climate. Harking back to the “NEA Four” and the conservative establishment’s attack on arts funding in the 80s/90s, the imminent future promises to be a historical moment in which the arts are again directly challenged. History repeats itself. This exhibition serves as a platform for LGBTQIA artists to engage with this moment in their own unique and distinctive voices. Work can range from revolutionary to visionary, from angry to celebratory, from local to global. How do we make art when there are urgent political crises taking place around us? What makes art important and vital, to ourselves and to others? How do we respond when threatened? Overall, the show will function as part of a larger collective conversation about the necessity of the arts in society. Work will be accepted in any medium, including performance. BLAA is a Boston based LGBTQIA group committed to providing support, resources, and community to artists.
Deadline: April 30th, 2017
No Entry fee
Applications are currently being accepted for the CUE Art Foundation Solo Exhibition’s Open Call. The Solo Exhibition Open Call provides emerging and under-recognized artists the necessary time and resources to present an exhibition at CUE in 2018. The selected artists will receive valuable mentor support from one established curator on the selection panel including a studio visit and installation guidance in preparation for the exhibition, in addition to a $5,000 honorarium, and an accompanying exhibition catalogue with an essay written by a participant in CUE’s Art Critic Mentoring Program.
Deadline: May 12, 2017
Entry fee: $10
ArtSpace Maynard invites artists in all media (no video) to submit proposals for one month solo or group shows on a coherent theme for 2017-2018. Preference given to New England artists. Gallery is 1,800 square feet, 150 feet of linear wall space. Submit online via Café Call for Entry at artspacemaynard.com/proposals between March 1 and May 15, 2017.
Deadline: May 15, 2017
Entry fee: $25
Peripheral ARTeries is looking for artists to be featured in the new Biennial Edition of their art publication that will explore and show current trends and tendencies in Contemporary Art. Open to all forms of art and media with a particular focus on works capable of challenging the viewers’ traditional perspective on art itself. There are no entry fees and each artist may submit a maximum of three works or projects made in any technique.
Deadline: May 19, 2017
No entry fee