Call for Art: Annual Trinitarian Gallery Exhibition
Apr
10
8:30am 8:30am

Call for Art: Annual Trinitarian Gallery Exhibition

Arts Wayland invites artists working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate. There is no theme: though we encourage you to pick new work from the past 3 years that you're excited about.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 10th, 2016

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work may be on any subject matter, but must be appropriate for our community space. Work must be created within the last 5 years, complete, and ready to hang (framed is preferable). 2D or 3D are all welcome. 3D work must be self-supportive and simple to install/assemble. 3D work may also be wall-mountable and may not exceed 30lbs. 

  • Size Restrictions: 2D work or wall-mountable 3D work may be up to 30" wide x 72" tall. You may submit up to two smaller works, though they will be hung vertically (one on top of another), and must be no wider than 30" as a column. We expect a large number of artists this year, so the show will likely be hung salon-style with some stacking. 

  • Any exhibited work is for sale by artists; Arts Wayland takes no commission on sales - only a 10% (members) and 15% (non-members suggested donations.

  • Please email .jpg images of your artworks to artswaylandexhibits@gmail.com  The email subject should read: “Annual Trinitarian Exhibition ”

File Name, Medium, Price and Dimensions of each artwork are required to be included in the body of the e-mail.  (Artwork title is optional.)

File naming requirement is as follows: lastname_firstinitial_imagenumber.jpg.  For example White_J_1.jpg. Please do not use symbols or spaces in the file name.

  • Submissions after April 10th, 2016 will not be accepted.

  • Submission Fee: None

Important Dates:

Exhibition: May 2nd through May 29th, 2016
Deadline to submit work: Sunday, April 10th
Artwork Selection will be announced: Sunday, April 17th
Artwork Drop Off: Sunday, May 1st
Opening Reception: Friday, May 6th
Artwork Pick-up: Sunday, May 29th

 

USE RIGHTS: Artists maintain copyright on all of their work. By submission, artists grant The Arts Wayland the right to use their images for the purpose of marketing the exhibition and other Arts Wayland programs; and for reproduction online and in a print exhibition catalogue. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact or compensation from the Arts Wayland. Artist’s recognition is provided with any use.

 

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Brookline Arts Center -- "Art Off the Wall"
Mar
26
to Apr 6

Brookline Arts Center -- "Art Off the Wall"

Call for Art: ART Off The Wall

A call for artwork to benefit the Brookline Arts Center
April 29-May 14, 2016
Event: Saturday, May 14, 7:00-9:00pm
Juror: Gerry Bergstein
Entry Deadline: March 26, 2016, 11:59pm

The Brookline Arts Center is pleased to present its second annual ART Off The Wall Exhibition and Fundraiser! The BAC is looking for donations of artwork to help support our mission. Works could include ceramics, paintings, prints, jewelry, mixed media, photography or sculpture.

This year, Gerry Bergstein, artist and former faculty at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, will select all artwork to create a fabulous collection. During the event, individuals who have purchased a Collector’s Ticket will have the opportunity to take home a piece from the collection. In addition, the BAC will hold a silent auction for select works. Artists whose work is chosen by Gerry Bergstein will be included in the exhibition (April 29-May 14, in conjunction with Brookline Open Studios) and in an online gallery.

Please find more submission information on the event page, here:
http://brooklineartscenter.com/events/ARTOffTheWall16

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Call for Art: "Love and Fate" at Lincoln Studios Gallery
Jan
29
to Jan 30

Call for Art: "Love and Fate" at Lincoln Studios Gallery

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The Lincoln Studios Gallery is accepting submissions for the "Love and Fate" exhibition.

Artist Deadline: Jan 29th & 30th - see drop off details below
Opening Night (with psychic readings): Friday Feb 5th
Exhibit Dates: Friday Feb. 5th - Friday March 1st

Location: Lincoln Studios Gallery, 289 Moody Street, Waltham, MA
The Lincoln Studios Gallery (formerly The Lincoln Arts Project) is a new exhibit opportunity, sponsored by the Monique Rancourt Artisan Gallery in support of non traditional space and the arts in Waltham.

Questions? email Sarah Leon artofsarahleon@gmail.com

Submission guidelines:

  • Open to all media. All submissions must be ready to hang, with secure wire.
  • Entry fee $10.00 due as artists drops off artwork for review.
  • Please make checks out to Monique Rancourt Artisan gallery.
  • Gallery Sales : 20% gallery commission, and 80% to the artist.

Submission process

  • Art drop off days: Friday, January 29th & Saturday, January 30th, 12 - 6pm
  • Saturday, January 30th all artists will be notified of their show status
  • Artists who were not accepted, must pick up Sunday, January 31st from 12 - 6pm
  • Closing/ Artist Pickup - Tuesday, March 1st - Thursday, March 3rd, 12 - 6 pm

Opening Night is Friday, February 5th.

Opening night extras - fortune tellers will give short Romantic readings. Our goal is to move beyond the traditional whispers over wine and cheese and create an interesting conversation.

Please be aware of the dates listed, we cannot store artwork that is not picked up on time due to overlapping exhibitions/installations. If you cannot pick up your artwork please make appropriate arrangements to have your work picked up on time (friends, family or co-workers can pick up your artwork for you). If work is not picked up on time, artists will be invoiced $15 per a day in late fees and will not allowed to enter another exhibition until paying their invoices. At the end of the exhibition, staff is not responsible for any pick-up transportation, damage or theft once exhibition concludes.

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Gallery 263 juried show "On the Body"
Dec
10
to Jan 3

Gallery 263 juried show "On the Body"

Call for Art!

On the Body: Winter 2016 National Juried Exhibition

Selected by Ruth Erickson, Assistant Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

Exhibition: February 11 – March 12, 2016

Deadline to Apply: Sunday January 3, 11:59PM

Prospectus at http://gallery263.com/artist-opportunities/juried-exhibitions/on-the-body-call-for-art/

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Post Road Art Center -- Open Exhibit
Nov
17
to Nov 24

Post Road Art Center -- Open Exhibit

The Post Road Art Center is asking artists to submit work to the juried Open Exhibit 2015

(there no theme requirement for this month’s exhibit)

“Stealing the Light” by Ron Levenson

All media accepted in any style, not to exceed 72” L+W 3-D not to exceed L+W of 30” and total L+W+H of 72”.

Submissions will be accepted Tuesday November 17 - 24

The judge for this show is Bob Collins, teacher at the Danforth Museum School, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, and Post Road Art Center

Prizes Will Be Awarded:
1
st Place $75.00
2
nd Place $50.00
3
rd Place $25.00
People’s Choice $50.00
Facebook fan page $25.00

Opening Reception: Thursday, December 3rd, 5:30-8:00

More Info and the Registration Form are available in the “gallery” section of our website

www.postroadartcenter.com

Post Road Art Center 1 Boston Post Road E. Marlborough, Ma 01752 (508)-485-2580

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"The Figure" at Umbrella Arts
Oct
6
to Nov 16

"The Figure" at Umbrella Arts

The Figure: A Juried Art Show

December 10, 2015 – January 24, 2016
First Thursday Opening: January 7 from 6:00-8:00 pm

This show is open to all 2D and 3D artists whose work studies the figure.  Work must be original and have been completed in the past three years.  The show will be juried by local artist and Umbrella teacher, Bryony Bensly.

To apply, email the following materials to Miranda Aisling Hynes, Studio Arts Coordinator, at miranda@theumbrellaarts.org by Monday, November 16 at 5:00 pm:

  • High Resolution JPEG images of 3 pieces labeled as follows: LastName_FirstName(1)
  • An image list with size, medium, date, and price
  • An artist statement and CV
  • Non-refundable application fee
    • $35 non-refundable fee for up to 3 pieces.
    • $25 for The Umbrella’s resident artists and staff.
    • Application fees can be mailed to The Umbrella, 40 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742, ATTN: Miranda

Accepted artists will be notified by Monday, November 23 at 5:00 pm and will need to be able to drop off their work between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm on Monday, December 7.

All work must be for sale.  The Umbrella takes 25% of each sale and the balance will be paid at the end of the show. The artist agrees to allow accepted work to remain with the exhibit until the close of the show.  We reserve the right to photograph work for publicity purposes.

About the Juror:

With a B.F.A. in conceptual and installation art, focusing on sculpture, from Dartington College of Art, Devon, England, to an M.F.A. in figurative classical painting, from The New York Academy of Figurative Art, British artist, Bryony Bensly, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her students. Well versed in different modalities and techniques and drawing upon the tools she was given to move through creative blocks, she endeavors to support the student to their fullest potential, whilst giving them fundamental tools from which embark. Her strong belief that anyone can create and learn how to draw and paint, just as we learn to read, write and play musical instruments, fuels her passion for teaching. To learn more about her, her influences and art, visit www.bryonybensly.com

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"Healing Fibers: War & Peace" Show at Sprinkler Factory
Sep
25
to Nov 1

"Healing Fibers: War & Peace" Show at Sprinkler Factory

Healing fibers: War & Peace

Healing Fibers is an annual non-juried initiative thought of by artist Bayda Asbridge. The goal of this project is to discuss political, environmental, gender, racial, medical, human rights and other societal issues by using fiber as a medium for each exhibit. 2014 witnessed the first in a series and the theme was violence against women. With the many violent events around the world, this year’s exhibit will address war and peace.

This art project provides a professional context for artists of all genre to share their work, network with their peers, and connect with artists and arts enthusiasts while addressing issues of importance to them and their communities. Local organizations are invited to participate with a speaker and providing literature about their services to the community.

Artists are welcome to participate with one or two pieces addressing this year’s theme.  Art can be any medium (drawing, sketching, painting, mixed media, collage, prints, photography, sculpture, craft, weaving, assemblage, etc.) as long as art is mounted/ printed on fiber or contains fibers, threads in its final presentation. At the same time writers, poets, speakers, veterans etc. are welcome to participate in the event too. For the second category, if you wish to participate,  please contact Barbara Roberts at svbadger@earthlink.net.

Entries:

Entry Fee: $15 for one or two pieces. Payment is made by check addressed to Bayda Asbridge or by paypal through her email address: bayda.asbridge@gmail.com

·       Please label each piece on the back with labels provided with entry form. 

·       Artwork must be original, completed in the last two years and wasn’t exhibited at Healing Fibers before.

·       Artwork must be exhibition-ready, with any required hardware, picture-hanging wire, and framing as appropriate. No saw-toothed hangers or clip frames will be accepted.

·       Two-dimensional works are limited to 100”/ 250cm/ 8.5ft in any direction including frame (exceptions might be considered, email bayda).

·       Any single element of a 3-D work is limited to 40 pounds.

·       Artists are responsible for delivery and pick-up of the work, and insurance to and from Sprinkler Factory. Please be aware that the gallery is on the 2nd floor and there is no elevator.

·       Online submission: send high resolution images by email to bayda.asbridge@gmail.com.  Label each image with your name, the title & dimensions of the piece.

·       All art will be screened for acceptance into the exhibition to ensure that it fits the theme and the applied conditions.

INSURANCE AND SALES:

·       Please note that even though we strive to handle all art with extreme care, we assume no responsibility for loss or damage to any submitted work of art for any reason, before, during, or after the exhibition. Insurance protection is the responsibility of each artist.

·       Sales are at the artist’s arrangements. Each art piece will carry a label with the artist’s contact details.

TIMELINE:

Exhibit:  1st November - 29th November 2015 (gallery is open on weekends Sat. & Sun from 1:00-3:00 PM open to the public and for extra events (to be announced closer to the time).

Place: Sprinkler Factory, 38 Harlow St., Worcester, MA, 01605

October 24th Registration form and fee must be received by 5:00 PM

November 1st: (daylight saving!!)Artwork Drop Off at Sprinkler Factory 1:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

November 7th : Exhibition Opening & Artists’ Reception: 6:00PM- 8:00PM. Artists’ reception is complimented with guest speakers, dance performances, live music and some food and drinks.

Raffle: there will be a raffle (if you want to donate a gift or a small piece of art that would be great). The funds will go to the participating charity.

Pick–up: 29th Nov. from 1:00P.M. -  4:00P.M. Any art left behind will be donated as we don’t have storage space.

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“FEAST: Images of the Edible” exhibition at Gallery Seven
Sep
23
to Oct 24

“FEAST: Images of the Edible” exhibition at Gallery Seven

Gallery Seven in Maynard is soliciting submissions for the juried exhibition "FEAST: Images of the Edible." The juror is Kaveh Mojtabai, founder and publisher of Artscope magazine. Submissions are due by October 24th.

Exhibition dates: Feb. 23rd - April 2nd, 2016

Reception Date: March 12th from 7-9 p.m.

The prospectus is available at this link:

http://www.gallerysevenmaynard.com/docs/pdf/Gallery_Seven-Feast_Juried.pdf

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Concord Art Association "The 16th Roddy"
Sep
9
to Sep 10

Concord Art Association "The 16th Roddy"

The Concord Art Association is soliciting submissions for the upcoming "16th Annual Frances N. Roddy Open Competition". The competition is open to all artists, members and non-members alike, and all media accepted.

The work will be selected by juror Jennifer Gross, Chief Curator and Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum.

Art work must be delivered Wednesday, September 9th or Thursday, September 10th.

For more details, please see the prospectus at

http://concordart.org/exhibitions/2015/main_gallery/8_Roddy_Show_2015/RODDY_PROSPECTUS_web.pdf

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Cambridge Art Association -- Blue (it's more than a color)
Aug
1
to Sep 30

Cambridge Art Association -- Blue (it's more than a color)

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The Cambridge Art Association is soliciting submissions for the exhibition "Blue -- it's more than a color". The juror is Katherine French, Gallery Director at Catamount Arts and formerly director of Danforth Art.

Key dates:

  • AUGUST 1, 2015 : Submission Starts
  • SEPTEMBER 30, 2015, 5pm : Submission Deadline
  • OCTOBER 22, by 5pm : Accepted Notification
  • NOVEMBER 14, 2015: Shipped Artwork Deadline
  • NOVEMBER 9-14, 2015: In Person Drop - Off
  • NOVEMBER 19, 2015 - JANUARY 5, 2016: Show dates
  • DECEMBER 3, 2015: Exhibition Reception

For more information, see the prospectus at:

https://artswayland.squarespace.com/config#/pages/55207669e4b0e4ad500436ac|/call-for-art

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Call For Art - Amazing Things
Jul
18
to Jul 24

Call For Art - Amazing Things

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AMAZING THINGS - JURIED SHOW FOR FINE ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Guest Jurors: Willard Traub, Linda J. Hirsch and Nikolay Cherny

Exhibition Dates: July 27 – August 22, 2015

Entry fees are $15 for the first piece and $10 for each additional piece (limit of three pieces).

Submissions can be dropped off:

  • Saturday, July 18th, 12:00-6:00pm

  • Tuesday, July 21st through Friday, July 24th, 12:00-6:00pm

A reception will be held at the center on Thursday, August 13th from 7:00-9:00pm.

For more information, go to http://amazingthings.org/events/

 

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Who Might I Be?
Jul
1
9:00am 9:00am

Who Might I Be?

Whether through play or humor, to blend in or stand out, out of empathy or solidarity, through ritual or performance, out of insecurity or fear, or for countless other reasons, we sometimes feel the urge to hide, mask, or alter all or parts of ourselves or others. When we do this, new truths can be revealed.The Nave Gallery Annex seeks artwork that explores these ideas. 2 or 3-D work will be considered, including but not limited to photography, painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media.

DEADLINE:
July 1, 2015

EXHIBITION DATES:
August 6– 31, 2015

LOCATION:
Nave Gallery Annex, 53 Chester St, Somerville, MA

CURATED BY:
Mara Brod

GUIDELINES:
- $15 entry fee payable through PayPal- A maximum of five pieces may be entered for consideration- Submissions will be accepted through July 1, 2015

- The Nave Gallery will retain a 30% commission for work sold

- Artist is responsible for cost of shipping work to and from the gallery

 

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Call for Art - New New England
Jun
14
11:00pm11:00pm

Call for Art - New New England

NEW NEW ENGLAND: SUMMER 2015  JURIED EXHIBITION

Guest Juror: Trevor Smith (Curator of the Present Tense, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)

Exhibition Dates: July 30 – August 29, 2015

Deadline to Apply: Sunday June 14, 11:59PM

An un-themed,  juried exhibition opportunity open to New England artists (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT).

Seeking art from the proud, hearty, free and brave. Show us your new work, New England!

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Call for Selfie!
Jun
14
10:30am10:30am

Call for Selfie!

We all do it!  Some more than others… 
So, wipe out your cell phone, strike a creative and fun pose and share your “Selfie” for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate from The Local Wayland the exclusive sponsor of this entry. 

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2015 New England Regional Juried Exhibition
May
14
6:30pm 6:30pm

2015 New England Regional Juried Exhibition

at Creative Arts Center

154 Crowell Road
Chatham, MA 02633

(508) 945-3583

www.newenglandwatercolorsociety.org/shows.html

Juror of Selection and Awards
Tony van Hasselt, AWS

Internationally known and respected watercolor artist and teacher. Tony van Hasselt's paintings have been featured in art magazines such as Southwest Art, American Artist, Australian Artist and on the covers of the Artist's Magazine and Watercolor Magic. His work is also included in nine art instruction books by well-known artists and authors.

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Call for Street and Graffiti Artists - Theme: Community
May
13
9:00pm 9:00pm

Call for Street and Graffiti Artists - Theme: Community

rts Wayland  and Fireseed Arts call for Street and Graffiti artists to participate in the beautification of large Wayland Transfer Station’s structures.  Five to eight artist will be selected based on the sample work, experience and proposal.   Dan Balter and Patino Vazquez, co-founders of Fireseeds Art and Nasser K, Director of Arts Wayland will select five to eight artists based on the submission material and artists past experience with Street or Graffiti art.

roposal Submission: May 15th, 2015

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Danforth Museum: Annual Juried Exhibitions 2015
Apr
10
11:58pm11:58pm

Danforth Museum: Annual Juried Exhibitions 2015

Emerging and established artists in all media are invited to submit work to Danforth Art’s two highly anticipated annual juried exhibitions— Off the Wall and Community of Artists These exhibitions feature some of the top artistic talent in New England, draw wide-spread attention from art critics, gallerists, and art collectors, and also provide exposure for artists in all media for curatorial consideration for future exhibitions at Danforth Art and beyond.

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Arts Wayland: What is Seen and What is Unseen
Apr
10
10:00am10:00am

Arts Wayland: What is Seen and What is Unseen

Arts Wayland invites member artists working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate. Experimental and mixed techniques are welcome. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 10th 2015 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Must be a member of the Arts Wayland. E-mail two images related to the theme of the exhibition to artswaylandexhibits@gmail.com 

[Click on Image for Submission Guidelines]

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