AAG Calls for Art:
As a courtesy to our members, below is a list of other arts organizations that offer opportunities for artists. Be sure to check their sites periodically. Whenever available, AAG will post Calls from other arts organizations – be sure to scroll down to see the listings.
The Arts Beacon – a calendar of events, call to artists and reviews of local art shows.
Sonoran Arts League
Shemer Art Center
Arizona Art Supply
Arizona Art Alliance
Arizona Commission on the Arts
Phoenix Urban Guide
Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance
West Valley Arts HQ
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Call to Artists: 2019 Plein Air Painting Competion | Palmaire Ave. & 58th Dr.
Saturday, February 9, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Plein Air (open air) artists from throughout the southwest will compete for purchase awards by painting scenes of nature and historic Glendale that capture the imagination. The artists will begin and complete their paintings between 8-3:30 p.m., then line up their paintings on the Promenade on Palmaire Ave. & 58th Dr. for judging at 4 p.m. The paintings will remain on display until 5:30 p.m. for all to enjoy! This event is presented by the City of Glendale Public Art Program.
Award categories are Purchase Awards and will be accessioned into the City of Glendale’s permanent collection upon completion of the event:
Council Choice – $1,000 award | Best of Show – $1,000 award | Second Place – $500 award | Third Place – $250 award
Link to the Glendale Public Art Program web page to see full details and to download the registration form: https://www.glendaleaz.com/arts/ArtistOpportunities.cfm
Call for Art | America, Now | This will be a national open juried exhibition offering $5,000 in awards, including $1,000 for Best in Show. The exhibit will be juried by Dr. Elliot Bostwick Davis, Chair of the American Wing at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The theme of this show will be to celebrate the best in visual art being created by Americans today. Artists working in all media from throughout the United States are welcome to apply. This is an exciting opportunity for artists from across the United States to be featured in a national exhibition in the historic galleries of the Providence Art Club. Founded in 1880, the Providence Art Club is one of the oldest arts organizations in the United States and the first such Club to be jointly founded by men and women. Located in Providence, Rhode Island, the Club is easily accessible to Boston and New York and this show will draw a large and diverse audience of art lovers from across the Northeast and beyond. The full call and application for this show can be found here: America, Now Call for Art
Craft Rave at Changing Hands | Call for Artisans | Craft Rave will return to Changing Hands Phoenix this summer with two dates! This is a wonderful event where you can share your crafting skills with your community and earn some revenue in the middle of the summer. | Here’s the link for the details: CRAFT RAVE call to artisans
The Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance has many opportunities for artists. Check out their website for details.
The Flagstaff Arts Council is now accepting applications for art exhibitions in the Hidden Light Gallery and the Jewel Gallery of the Coconino Center for the Arts. For more information
Tempe Public Art Opportunity | Request for Qualifications for the Pre-Qualified List of Artists for the Maryanne Corder Neighborhood Grant Program
The City of Tempe invites Arizona artists to submit qualifications for inclusion in an artist prequalified vendor list that will be used to select artists for upcoming projects with budgets up to $10,000. Artists selected for these projects will have the opportunity to work directly with residents in the creation of artworks within their communities. More Info
Creative Gateways is now accepting applications for resident artists. This residency supports artists working across all disciplines through one year residencies, creating a space for artistic dialogue and cultural exchange. | To apply, please send a letter of interest along with a digital portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org. | http://creativegateways.com/join-us/.
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