Calls for Entries
These notices, listed chronologically by due date, are provided as a service to the sponsoring organizations. Placement herein should not be considered endorsement of or promotion by the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council.
Artists of Minnesota
Spring Show - Creative Magic
Registration Deadline Saturday, April 29
Artists of Minnesota is now accepting registrants for their spring show Creative Magic, in eleven categories, including exhibit only (not judged). Rick Kochenash, a Twin Cities art teacher for over 28 years, will be the show judge. April 29 is a postmark deadline and late registrations will not be accepted. The Radisson Hotel in Duluth is the venue for the show which will be held May 19-21, 2017. All work entered in the show will remain with the exhibit until the show closes on Sunday. No exceptions. For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Berne Wood Fired Artisan Market
Wednesday, August 2 , 5-8pm
Entry Deadline May 1 (or when full)
Berne Wood-Fired Pizza hosts an outdoor wood-fired pizza night with multiple bands each week and want to introduce the artists and crafters to our guests as well on our night of heritage and culture, Aug. 2, an artisan market event. We typically get 1000-2000 guests each week, so artists will have a guarantee in attendees The event will be open to all art and fine craft media which is of original design by the artist. No commercial items will be allowed. We reserve the right to ask artists to remove items that do not adhere to this policy. This is a juried event. Decisions are final. Click here for the jury criteria and other event details.
Aesthetica Art Prize
Submission Deadline August 31
The 11th Aesthetica Art Prize is now open for entries, presenting an opportunity for emerging and established artists to further their involvement in the art world.
The award is an internationally renowned prize presented by Aesthetica Magazine and judged by industry experts. Enter the prize for a chance to showcase your work to wider audiences. Prizes include: £5,000 prize money courtesy of Hiscox, Group exhibition hosted by Aesthetica, Editorial mention in Aesthetica Magazine, Publication in the Aesthetica Art Prize Anthology, £250 art supplies vouchers courtesy of Winsor & Newton, Art books courtesy of Prestel. Categories for entry: Photographic & Digital Art; Three Dimensional Design & Sculpture; Painting, Drawing & Mixed Media and Video, Installation & Performance. Up to two works can be submitted per Entry Fee, except for the Video, Installation & Performance category in which one work can be submitted. Deadline for submissions is 31 August 2017. For full entry requirements and to submit, visit www.aestheticamagazine.com/artprize.