Public Artists Website: Provides Artists Interested in Public Art with Opportunites / RFQ (Request for Qualifications)

Artist may sign up free on the Public Artists website www.PublicArtist.org.   Once you have your account set up you may select options to receive email notifications for opportunities. You can select local, national or international opportunities, and also–

Select the types of projects and media for which you would like to be considered.

 Architectural Arts
Bronze
Ceramics
Glass
Kinetic
Landscape
Light
Metal
Mixed Media
Mosaic
Multimedia
 Murals
Painting
Photography
Reclaimed/Found Objects
Sculpture
Sound
Stainless Steel
Stone
Textile/Fiber
Water
Weathering Steel

On the PublicArtist site you can search for public art projects that require electronic submissions.

If you are an artist interested in getting a public art contract, below is a sample of a current RFQ or Request for Qualifications, the first step of the process. To submit to a public art project RFQ, you are not expected to provide your completed art proposal, but rather a statement of interest in the project, including your general approach and experience working on comparable projects in regard to size, scope, and budget (1,000 words maximum). This statement should take the form of a description of the process from design through finished installation rather than that of a specific design proposal. Include Up to ten images of previously completed work relevant to the project.

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PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITY for GE AVIATION – ASHEVILLE, North Carolina  REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ)  announcement date: August 4, 2014

OVERVIEW

Budget:  $40,000.00

Eligibility:  North Carolina Artists

Submission Deadline:  Friday, August 29  5:00 PM EST

Installation:  Spring 2015

PROJECT AND SITE DESCRIPTION

GE Aviation – Asheville, a global leader in jet engine and aircraft system production, seeks to commission an aviation inspired piece of public art to be installed at the entrance of its newly built advanced composites factory located at 502 Sweeten Creek Industrial Park, Asheville, NC 28803. This 170,000-square-foot facility will be the first in the world to mass-produce engine components made of advanced ceramic matrix composite materials.

GE Aviation – Asheville is a world-leading provider of jet and turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business, and general aviation aircraft, and ship propulsion applications. A jet engine specific reference is desirable, but not required.

ELIGIBILITY  This opportunity is open to any artist or artist team living and working in North Carolina. Preference will be given to artists living in the 23 counties of western North Carolina.

SCOPE OF WORK

The piece will be installed outdoors in a 10’ by 10’ square space (vertical dimension flexible) near the entrance of the building. Any necessary footings or site preparations will be the responsibility of the artist

Climate, maintenance, safety, and durability must be addressed in the design. Vehicular and pedestrian traffic must also be considered. Incorporating green practices or materials is desirable. ! The finished piece will require little to no regular maintenance. The selected artist will be expected to collaborate! with all necessary parties for the successful installation of the piece.!

PROJECT SCHEDULE

Friday, August 29 Submission of qualifications due by 5 PM EST
Friday, September 5 Notification of finalists
Friday, September 19 Selection committee interviews
Friday, September 26! !Notify selected artist
Wednesday, October 15! !Presentation by artist at grand opening
Spring 2015! !Installation of completed artwork!
SELECTION PROCESS

Up to three finalists will be selected directly from the initially submitted RFQ applications to present detailed proposals. From the pool of interviewed finalists, the selection committee will commission one piece.

A selection committee of five to seven members, including an artist or public art professional, and at least four GE Aviation – Asheville representatives will review submissions and award the contract. Plato! Strategies, a public art consulting firm, will facilitate the selection process.

SELECTION CRITERIA

Professional qualifications

Previous experience in design, production, and installation of public art.

Approach to the project,  articulated in the statement of interest. Appropriate facility and technical capabilities for design, production,  and installation!

  • Demonstrated ability to work within a budget and meet deadlines

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Friday, August 29, 2014 by 5:00 PM. To ensure fairness to all, there are no extensions or waivers of deadlines.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Responses to this RFQ will only be accepted electronically at www.PublicArtist.org. If you aren’t a member you will be asked to set up a free account. From there you can search for this project and related planning documents. Mailed or hand delivered hardcopy packets, videos, or optical media will not be accepted.

Once logged in to the application site you will be asked to submit the following information:

‣ Artist(s) name(s), name of business, mailing address, phone number(s), email, website.

Artist’s bio

  • A statement of interest in this project, including general approach and experience working on comparable projects in regard to size, scope, and budget (1,000 words maximum). This statement should take the form of a description of the process from design through finished installation rather than that of a specific design proposal.

Up to ten images of previously completed work relevant to this project.

A resume (two pages maximum) for each team member highlighting professional accomplishments.

  • A list of three professional references with contact information: name, title and affiliation, phone number, and email address. References should be able to speak to your ability to provide services for a public art project of similar size and scope.!

Any proposed design accompanying this RFQ submission is optional.

FINALISTS

Each finalist will receive $1,000 to cover costs to present their concept to the selection committee. This amount is intended to cover all phases of research, concept development, and associated costs

including travel, materials, samples, and models.

Interviews with the selection committee are scheduled for Friday, September 19, at the GE Aviation – Asheville offices.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This project is managed by GE Aviation – Asheville, under contract with Plato Strategies.

All correspondence and communications by and between applicants and members of the selection

committee should be directed to: Geraldine Plato http://www.PLATOstrategies.com  email: geraldine@PLATOstrategies.com

Discussion regarding this project, by and between any applicant and any member of the selection committee outside of regularly scheduled meetings during the selection process may be grounds for the disqualification of the applicant. Such determination shall be at the discretion of GE Aviation – Asheville.

The commissioning of an artist or artists by GE Aviation – Asheville and the pursuit of all GE Aviation – Asheville activities are implemented without preference to racial or ethnic origins, gender, sexual

orientation, religious affiliation, disability, or age.

GE Aviation – Asheville reserves the following rights:

‣ to modify this solicitation and to request additional information from participating artists

  to reject any or all applications or proposals, to reject any finalist, to waive informalities in applications or proposals, or to terminate the selection process for any project without prior notice!

  • to make selections from invited artists in addition to submitted applications or in the event that insufficient or inappropriate applications are received.
  • to terminate any project prior to the commission of the work when the termination would be in the best interest of the project.

The selected artist(s) will enter into a contract with GE Aviation – Asheville. A copy of the provisions of the contract is available upon request.

Artists retain all rights of copyrighted materials submitted, except as limited by this section. By submitting to this RFQ those artist(s) responding to this prospectus agree to a copyright release for controlled usage of the submitted materials for committee distribution, GE Aviation – Asheville, shall not! be responsible for any third party infringement of artists’ copyrights.

INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS

The chosen artist will be required to provide certification of:

GE Aviation – Asheville requires that the final approved contract for professional services specify that the selected artist(s) shall maintain at all times during the term of the contract, at its sole expense:

Statutory workers’ compensation in accordance with the laws of the state where such compensation would be payable. Employers’ liability (Coverage B) with limits of not less than $500,000 per accident. Automobile liability insurance on any owned, non-owned or rented vehicle with limits of at least $1,000,000 per occurrence combined single limit bodily injury and property damage. Comprehensive general liability, including products liability, completed operations liability, blanket contractual liability, broad form property damage and personal injury liability insurance with limits of at least $1,000,000 per occurrence combined single limit. Professional services liability for a limit of not less than $1,000,000 per occurrence. Visual artists cannot obtain professional liability insurance; however, in the event that services delivered as a part of this agreement require professional services by a subcontractor of the ARTISTS, Professional Liability, Errors and Omissions coverage shall be provided by the subcontractor. “Professional Services”, for the purposes of this agreement section shall mean any services provided by a licensed professional, such as structural review or engineering. The subcontractor of the ARTISTS shall provide a certificate of insurance to ARTISTS as to proof of Professional Liability Insurance.

GE Aviation – Asheville shall be named as additional insured and be provided with a certificate of insurance prior to the effective date of the contract or any renewal contract. GE Aviation – Asheville shall be provided with all renewal certificates within 30 days of the expiration date of any and all policies listed on the certificate of insurance.

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imgfave app, a New Art Gallery, and a Call for Proposal Submissions

 

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In my daily research I’m always on the look out for opportunities for artists. In case you missed these found around the web this week:

The art gallery Haunch of Venison London closed not long ago and now the former gallery directors Ben Tufnell and Matt Watkins are launching a new gallery, Parafin, in Woodstock Street, Mayfair, London in September 2014. Founder of London gallery Master Piper, Nicholas Rhodes will join them on this new venture. The new Parafin will represent emerging artists and internationally established artists.

Find a 261 page list of clickable links to International Art Galleries here.

Deadline for proposal submissions for Project Anywhere 2015 program is September 1, 2014. Proposal guidelines can be found here.

Project Anywhere is an expanded exhibition model encompassing the entire globe in which the role of curator is replaced with a peer review system. Emphasizing art outside conventional exhibition circuits, Project Anywhere specifically promotes the work of artists at the outermost limits of location-specificity.

I added the imagfave free app to my iPad just this morning. imgfave seems to be a great site for sharing your art images large and getting others to share them on Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest.  It’s easy to create a new account on imgfave and immediately upload your art, or try some cross-promotion with artist friends–upload one of their art images and have them upload one of yours.

Artists: Use Free Tools on CuratorSpace to Manage Your Art Submissions

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Artist may open a free account on the CuratorSpace site and add your details and images for creating your submissions for Open Studios, Artist book fair exhibitor applications, Arts and crafts fair applications, Residency proposals, Exhibition proposals, Artist portfolio, 2D/3D art, film/video, and sound art. The advantage of creating your submissions in these categories  on CreateSpace is that you won’t have to recreate the entire submission for each opportunity. For instance, if you submit to Open Studio every year, all your details are already in place for reuse. The same with your exhibition proposal, you can reuse your proposal for multiple submissions. Make as many submissions as you like with just a few clicks. A real timesaver!

The CuratorSpace site also has a list of exhibition opportunities for artists and if you have a project the site allows you to create your own call for artists and accept submissions.

For more help with submissions, read the Transmedia Artist Guide to Making Artist Submissions ebook

Find an extensive list of galleries that accept artist submissions and proposals here.

Minted Prints Design Contest Deadline August 11th

Submission Deadline: Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10am PDT 

From vintage prints to contemporary art designs, Minted’s artists provide a diverse assortment of artwork available as prints. Submit your art here.

EDITORS’ PICKS AWARDS: 

Pieces selected as an Editors’ Pick will receive a $100 prize. All top placeholders and Editors’ Picks (including special prize winners) will earn a commission of 10% of net sales of the products sold, in addition to the cash prizes.

This is a form of art licensing, and another one on our list print sales site where artists can generate income from their art.

After you submit there’s a badge like this to post to your site:

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Check out my competition in Christmas cards and Save the Date cards at Minted.

Art-Cart Call for Artists to Join + Competition for a Personal Show in Europe

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Artists,  join Art-Cart free, upload 5 artworks by August 15th and you are entered in the competition for a solo gallery show in Europe.

Virtual contemporary art platform Art-Cart is an interactive website acting as a platform that allows artists to showcase and sell their work. Art-Cart has an exclusive competition for any artist registered at the Art-Cart website. All artists who register on the website and upload their works for sale have a chance to win an invitation to hold a personal exhibition at the Kaunas Picture Gallery (address: 16 K. Donelaičio street, Kaunas, Lithuania) that is part of the National M K. Čiurlionis Museum. The competition is open to all artists, designers, individuals and groups.

COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
– The artists must upload at least 5 works for sale onto the Art-Cart website in order to participate
– Artists who upload their works after August 15, 2014 are not eligible to participate in the competition
– The winning artist’s exhibition will take place in November 2014 (for a duration of 1 month)
– The competition jury will choose a winner based on the works uploaded onto the website; the winning artist may exhibit more of his/her works at the exhibition; the exhibition details will be discussed with the winner of the competition after the announcement is made.

Art-Cart aims to develop creative business and art consumption throughout the global audience and increase the promotion of new works of art presented by emerging artists. Art-Cart gives artists the opportunity to be visible in the virtual environment, which today has become one of the most popular and important platforms around the world.

More information read the full call to artists here.

Find more art galleries for artists to submit to here.

International Open Call to Artists: The Brain / Human Mind

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This call makes some interesting associations between Artists working with perception, memory, and emotion to create new works and new collaborations between scientists and artists using abstract thinking, imagination, and visual perception.  Recently, a young neuroscientist enamored with the beauty of the brain’s neurons and synapses became a painter!

A new openness from scientists with their research findings and a new desire to engage with the public has created recent art+neuroscience activities, including: the new scientific field of Neuroaesthetics; The Beautiful Brain: Art and Science of the Human Mind online forum; The Interalia Magazine dedicated to the interactions between the arts, sciences, and consciousness; Neuroscience Art exhibitions mounted at The Society of Neuroscience annual meetings; and a 2014 production of a planetarium journey, the NEURODOME, that uses the data visualization tools of astronomy to depict high-resolution imagery of the brain.

With this call for artists to submit work for the exhibition, SCIENCE INSPIRES ART: The Brain, Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. (ASCI) and the New York Hall of Science want to display the aesthetic results of human curiosity about the brain (human or other) and seek stunning, two-dimensional images of original art (executed in any visual media), inspired or informed by any aspect of the brain or new discoveries in neuroscience.

Read the full details on the Science Inspires Art Tumblr Blog here.

Online Gallery Exhibit Call For Artist Submissions For First Show

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Mist Gallery, an online gallery space for emerging artists, is looking for submissions for their monthly exhibits. Acceptable work includes paintings, prints, ceramics, textiles, etc.

If you are an artist who would like to submit work for the very first Mist Gallery online exhibit, please visit MISTGALLERY.COM and click on SUBMIT. Complete the submission form with Artist Statement, Resume/CV, and Image Script in .DOC or PDF format. Submit your images in JPEG or PNG format. MIST GALLERY will take a 25% commission of each sold piece.

Deadline for Submissions: Mon Sep 1st, 2014

Instructables Creative Use of House Paint Contest

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It’s the slowest part of the slowest summer month so we’re posting this for fun and prizes! Ever since Jackson Pollock began dribbling and dripping house paint across his canvases, and perhaps even before, artists have used commercial house paint products in innovative ways. So when I read that Instructables had paired up with the Olympic paint company to offer a contest with prizes, I knew right away that there must be an artist out there to win this contest.

Call for Artists and Writers: Papergirl Project

Artist Alexandra Gallagher is organizing a Papergirl Project in Blackburn, UK and would like to ask for artists and writers to submit to the project :
Papergirl is a community street art project originating in Berlin in 2006, which is now produced in cities worldwide. Art is collected from the creative community, exhibited, and then, in the style of American paperboys, rolled up and distributed by bicycle  to random passers-by
 
CALLING ALL CREATIVES WE WANT YOUR SUBMISSIONS
Papergirl Blackburn is open for submissions. Send us your art, photographs, screen prints, paintings, pros, design, poetry, collage, drawing and doodles. You can send as much work as you want. No bigger the A3 size and we can roll it. Papergirl Blackburn is open to everyone and all submissions will be exhibited for a week before delivery. To submit work write your name, website and Papergirl Blackburn on the back of your submission.
 
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Post your work to Papergirl Blackburn, 183 Redlam, Blackburn, BB2 1XB, UK
Deadline 24th October 2014
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Voices: An Artist’s Perspective Seeks Art in All Media

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Hi Artists! Here is another great call for art that is in conjunction with UniteWomen.org. Hope you are having a great summer and I look forward to another impactful and meaningful exhibition by women artists!  Best, Karen

Voices: An Artist’s Perspective

Voice, by definition, includes a larger sense of expression than just the utterance of sound; it also signifies meaning and intention in artistic pursuits.  “Voices: An Artists Perspective” seeks art in all media with works portraying a unique, individual voice and style to tell stories, whether the voice is as soft as a whisper or a loud, primal scream that will engage the viewer.

Feminism advocates for freedom from restrictive sex roles and the inclusion of all voices in its push for gender equality and the fight for social, cultural, economic and political rights. This call for art seeks to include broad concepts of imagery using a woman’s voice as the visual narrative. Expressing your voice through art to tell your story is a means to reveal mind and spirit whether with symbolic bold energy or subtle poetic expression. Share your voice, your story, your art.

Enter here:  http://www.entrythingy.com/www.unitewomen.org#dashboard

JURORS:  Joan McLoughlin, McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco and Amanda Uribe, gallery nine5, NYC.

The work will first be juried by Karen Gutfreund and UniteWomen.org from all entries to 100 pieces that will be included in the catalog and online gallery. From these works, Joan McLouglin and Amanda Uribe will also jury the selections for the gallery and choose their top three works each which will also be premiered on the UniteWomen.org website.

EXHIBITION VENUE:  NAWA Gallery, National Association of Women Artists. 80 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1405, New York, NY.

DATES OF EXHIBITION:  April 2 to April 30, 2015

ARTIST RECEPTION:  Thursday, April 2, 2015. 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

ELIGIBILITY:  Open to all self-identified women artists.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  You must complete submission by Thursday, September 25th by 11:59 PM in your time zone. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by October 24th, 2015.

QUESTIONS?  Email KarenGutfreundArt@gmail.com

UniteWomen.org Mission Statement:

As a national non-partisan grassroots organization, our mission is to end inequality for women that stems from prejudice and discrimination and to defend and advance the human and civil rights of women and girls. UniteWomen.org Manifesto:  http://www.unitewomen.org/manifesto/

ABOUT THE NAWA GALLERY:

In January of 1889, five innovative women, Grace Fitz-Randolph, Edith Mitchell Prellwitz, Adele Frances Bedell, Anita C. Ashley, and Elizabeth S. Cheever, barred from full participation in the male-dominated National Academy of Design and The Society of American Artists, founded the Women’s Art Club. The organization flourished and in 1913 was renamed the National Association of Women Painters and Sculptors, reflecting its national influence and the increasing number of women sculptors. Through the 1920’s the organization was sponsoring exhibitions nationally and abroad. In the 1930s membership grew to over 1,000 and the organization opened its Argent Galleries on 57th Street in New York City. In 1941, the organization changed its name again to the National Association of Women Artists.

Early exhibitions included works by the notable artists Rosa Bonheur, Mary Cassatt, Suzanne Valadon and Cecelia Beaux.  Later, membership rosters included Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, Anna Hyatt Huntington, Louise Nevelson, Cleo Hartwig, Malvina Hoffman, Minna Citron, Alice Neel, Theresa Bernstein, Nell Blaine, and Dorothy Dehner.

Mission Statement

The purpose of the National Association of Women Artists (N.A.W.A.) is to foster public awareness of, and interest in, visual art created by women in the United States. The Association promotes culture and education in the visual arts through exhibitions of its members’ works, educational programs, scholarships, awards, its historical archive, and other appropriate means.

While encouraging contemporary and emerging artists, the Association honors and continues the long and important contribution of women to the history of American culture and art.

Through N.A.W.A.’s exhibitions, programs, events, education programs and archive, the Association fosters awareness of the monumental contribution of women to the history of American culture and art. The organization is inclusive and serves professional women visual artists of all backgrounds and traditions that are at least 18 years of age and U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents. N.A.W.A. is a 501©3 not-for profit, tax exempt organization.

Terms and conditions:

SUBMISSIONS:  Artists may submit up to three works per entry with three separate entries (total of 9 images with three separate entries).  All media is accepted except giclees of original work.

DIMENSIONS:   There are NO size restrictions on the size of works that can be submitted. If your work is framed, please include the framed size.

VIDEO:   Enter in .mov or mp4 format up to 200 mb. If accepted, artists must supply ALL their own equipment to display their video.

ENTRY FEES:  Payment of $35 per entry through PayPal for 3 images.  You may submit up to three separate entries for $35 for each 3 images (which means with 3 separate entries you can submit a total of 9 images).

SALES OF ART:  35% to NAWA, 10% to UniteWomen.org, 55% to Artist.  All works sold must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibition. A check will be issued to the artist within 30 days of the close of the exhibition.

DELIVERY OF ARTWORK

SHIPPED work should arrive to NAWA from Friday, March 27 to Wednesday, April 1st 2015 only. Schedule accordingly with your shipper of choice. Shipped works will be boxed and returned by May 5th.

Hand delivered works may be brought to the gallery on Wednesday, April 1st from noon to 4:30 p.m. only.

Hand delivered works must be picked up on Friday, May 1, 2015 from noon to 4:30 p.m. and shipped works will be shipped back that week.

All shipped works MUST include a return prepaid shipping label.

INSURANCE & LIABILITY:   All exhibited works must be self-insured by the artist.

AGREEMENT & RELEASE:  By submitting this application the Artist confirms they read and agree to the conditions set forth in this prospectus. Permission is granted to UniteWomen.org, Karen Gutfreund Art and the NAWA Gallery to use images of artwork accepted into the exhibition for publicity purposes. One or more artworks may be chosen for the cover design of invitation for the exhibition. They also may be featured on the organizations websites. Artists agree to allow reproduction of their digital files and/or photographs taken of their art for educational, publicity, and archival purposes. The Artist hereby releases and discharges representatives, employees and volunteers of UniteWomen.org, Karen Gutfreund Art and the NAWA from any and all claims occasioned by loss or damages of said work while in the possession of the gallery.

Enter here:  http://www.entrythingy.com/www.unitewomen.org#dashboard

QUESTIONS?  Email KarenGutfreundArt@gmail.com

Best regards,

Karen Gutfreund

Curator/Exhibition Director

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Member, ArtTable

No. California TFAP Representative

The Feminist Art Project

http://feministartproject.rutgers.edu/home/

www.karengutfreund.com

Gallery & Museum Liaison
Women’s Caucus for Art

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Call for Contributions of Articles w/ Art Images For ArtWorld Community Magazine

 

by Keith McFarlane, Editor, Artworld Community Magazine!

Artworld is pleased to announce the birth of our Community Magazine. The magazine is open to artists, art-marketeers, art-lovers, gallerists, critics, academics, and public institutions. Articles are invited on any topic related to contemporary art. Artworld is very much a broad church, and, besides fine art, we welcome sculpture, illustration, photography, artisanal crafts, wood carving, metal-working, textiles, mixed and digital media–anything in short that can be represented by an image and that exhibits exceptional quality and skill.

We aim to showcase the range and quality of contemporary art, whatever the medium, style, or school. It’s an extraordinary success story that we aim to celebrate! Contrast this with the so often negative image of the auction house and “the shock of the new”. The magazine represents, we believe, a chance for emerging and talented artists to gain a sympathetic audience and, in time perhaps, a wider recognition.

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blogArtWorldimageA high standard is expected: curation and an editorial voice being essential to any serious magazine. The following criteria, interpreted broadly, will apply to everything that is published.

1. The articles should interest a wide audience, be well founded, critically aware and well written, written that is in English and polished to a literary standard.

2. The articles should be supportive in tone, supportive, that is, of the arts and artists–particularly those deserving of wider recognition.

3. Critical articles are acceptable, indeed they are welcome as a vehicle for encouraging correspondence and debate. Critical work should expect to justify itself with evidence, not with rhetoric, and should address individuals,

movements or institutions well able to mount a defence. Such essays should never be vitriolic, never argue ad hominem. Neither should they shout, nor whisper, to undermine or to attack.

4. The subject of articles is open, and the literary forms various, including but not limited to letters, announcements, essays, philosophical or genre pieces, and, not least, the literary appreciation. By appreciation, is intended a short

essay illustrating, interpreting and yes praising the best work from emerging and undervalued artists.

5. Articles should be succinct, perhaps 500 to 1,000 words. Illustrations should be limited to one, two or three. Much can be included via hyperlinks, the artist’s web-site, social media, perhaps a video. Longer articles will be

accepted (or not) weighing their length against their merit.

6. Articles should be thoughtful and thought-provoking. The magazine is not a conveyor belt of images to be liked, or not: ephemera, mere fodder, for the social media. Artworld aims to build a serious community, seriously

committed to contemporary artists and to their art. We are, moreover, strongly supportive of good writing, and the maintenance of a critical discipline almost as important to art and to literature as the artists themselves.

 

The magazine will launch with two editors, one a poet, the other an artist. These are Keith McFarlane, the originator of Artworld and maker of the Artworld app, and Marie

Kazalia, well-known as an artist and proprietor of the respected web resource, Artists Marketing Resources. Contact Marie Kazalia via email: MarieKazalia@gmail.com  and send Keith McFarlane a message via his ArtWorld app Facebook page.

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WALL SPACE GALLERY IS ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FROM ARTISTS WORKING IN ALL CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Wall Space Gallery, Canada only accepts submissions sent by e-mail. Although gallery curators will not view artist’s work during gallery hours they do extend the invitation to artists to drop by to become acquainted with the gallery and what they are all about. Wall Space Gallery has two locations–Wall Space Gallery in Westboro Village, 358 Richmond Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada andWall Space Gallery,  Orleans, 2316 St. Joseph Blvd , Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Submit your art–Your work will be reviewed for artistic merit, uniqueness, fit with the gallery and marketability.

Please use the following format:

  • Send the gallery your website address, or
  • Send images of your recent work, as email attachments in JPG or PDF format. Please keep the sizes to less than 1.5 MB total.
  • Please include your curriculum vitae along with an artist statement

Submit to Curator, with ‘Gallery Submission’ in the subject line of the email.

 

Artists seeking further gallery opportunities click here for more information.

 

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New Launch of Print Resources for Artists

Our new Art Print Resources list is now available for the first time! We’re starting out with 20 pages of print resources and a low price for artists. Our Print Resources list is packed with clickable links to online print sales sites, fine art presses, fine art publishers, art poster publishers, Giclee print resources, Lambda print resources, limited edition screen print studios–and much more–

Table of Contents of the Art Print Resources list:

    • Artist Online Art Print Sales Sites
    • Printed Products– artist online sales: art toys, art stickers, wall decals, mural,postcards, printed T-shirts, clothing, bags, cases, scarves, leggings, pillows, fabric, wallpaper, rugs, deck chairs, chairs, mugs, beer bottles, mixed media, limited edition ceramics, and other items
    • Print–Art Collector Online Sites
    • Print Markets–physical sales venues and events for artists
    • Print Galleries–USA, Europe, Asia, Australia–physical gallery spaces that exhibit/publish editions, artist books, many w/online print sales/shop sales
    • Fine Art Presses/Print Studios: Editions
    • Technique Resources–Solar Plate, Non-toxic, Intaglio, Woodcut, Etching, etc
    • Print Publishers–posters, screenprints
    • Printer Resources/Services –Giclee/Lambda/Digital
    • Screenprinters: Limited Editions
    • Artist Print Contractors/Commissions
    • ONLINE: Print-on-demand/POD Books, art bookstores, digital magazines
    • Online Printmaker Communities
    • International Printmaker Organizations, Collectives, and Print Fairs & Festivals
    • Letterpress
    • Large Print Companies Internationally
    • Printmaking Magazines and Blogs for artists to get featured
    • 3-D Printing–Communities,Resources, Sales Venues

    Get in now. This list will grow and expand with new resources added daily and the price will go up in future.

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Artists Submit Designs for Scarves for Fall 2015

Front Row Society has a new design contest–SILENCE IN KYOTO–your art and designs on scarves for Fall of 2015

Submission Deadline: 30 June, 2014, 6pm CET
Voting Starts: 01 July, 2014, 6pm CET

This competition is for scarves and your print might need to be adjusted to fit the appropriate template. All templates are marked with design specifications to help you get your design just right.

Learn more on how to submit your design http://www.frontrowsociety.com/frs/how-to/

SUBMISSIONS END IN About 10 DAYS
VOTING: 1 – 15th July, 2014

What can you win?  Each winner receives a one-off immediate prize of 200€ . plus one of their products when it arrives in stock. But that is not all – each & every time we sell 500 pieces of your design, you will receive an additional €200. Front Row society will also conduct an interview with the winner, publicizing their design across the fashion community in Berlin and worldwide.

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For more resources for getting your art printed on products click here for our art licensing list, and click here for our new Print resources list.

 

 

Digital Decade 2: 15 Artists Exhibited

From Russia With Love, or should that be To Russia With Love?

Digital Decade 2

Artist Marketing Resources reader demographic shows that we have a notable number of followers in Russia! So this opportunity caught our eye to share–it’s open to all artists internationally, but may especially be of interest to artists in Russia.

OFFFSPB + DESIGNCOLLECTOR + DEPOSITPHOTOS presents: DIGITAL DECADE II graphic design contest! Enter now!

Last year DESIGNCOLLECTOR celebrated its 10th year with an epic digital art competition called THE DIGITAL DECADE with over 30 selected participants entering the digital battle. 15 winners were honored by a  professional jury and exhibited in Barcelona at OFFF Festival with 3 artist receiving prizes from DEPOSITPHOTOS and Adobe Russia! Are your ready to burn pixels again?

This year Digital Decade competition, supported by OFFFSPB festival, is a 2 day event backed by OFFF on Tour and organized by IKRA School, will take place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, 5-6th of July. “Digital Decade” is a competition hosted by DESIGNCOLLECTOR. Prizes and competition are sponsored by DEPOSITPHOTOS and Adobe Russia

Register now at:  DigitalDecade.net

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Find more photography and digital art opportunities here.

 

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Call to Artists: New *Art For Your Walls* Streaming Shop

We’re reaching out to new markets and potential art buyers with a new aspect to Artist Marketing Resources— we will be writing about and featuring original art prints and editions for sale in our new OnSugar streaming shop. Each time we feature an artwork in our shop, the image and description stream into The OnSugar site for thousands of shoppers to see and buy! OnSugar buyers are seeking fashion trends, accessories, and home decorations such as wall art.  So with this feature we will be taking your wall art directly to high-end OnSugar buyers.

We are looking for artwork that is interesting, fashionable, even trendy. We are especially interested in limited editions that you the artist will ship direct to buyers. We handle the payments and transactions and only take 10% of each item sold.

If you would like more information, or if you are an artist with original designs, wall art prints, Giclee canvas prints or have other art works in editions or series, and you would like us to feature your work in our OnSugar space, send a link to your site, a link to your portfolio, or send 5-10 low resolution jpeg images to: MarieKazalia@gmail.com

 

Trestle Gallery Submissions for 2015 Exhibition Calendar

exhibition proposals

Deadline: Rolling
Exhibition dates: 2015

Artists and curators are invited to submit proposals for group exhibitions at Trestle.  Current submissions will be considered for the 2015 calendar. Each proposal should include an exhibition description and representative images, the artist’s/curator’s cv or resume, website (if applicable), and contact information.
*There is no submission fee for exhibition proposals

Click here for gallery floor plan.

trestle http://www.trestlegallery.org/
168 7th street, 3rd floor
Brooklyn, NY, USA 11215

trestle projects
400 third avenue
Brooklyn, NY, USA 11215

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Call For Artists Entry: Food For Thought Exhibition @ 440 Gallery NYC

440 Gallery is a small artist run collective in Park Slope Brooklyn, NY dedicated to the exhibition and sale of artwork.

This Year their theme Show is Food for Thought
August 21 – September 13, 2014 Deadline for submissions: Tuesday, July 1, 2014

 

440 Gallery  will explore food in all its manifestations from farm to table in their annual summer theme show. Examples of food theme used in art– Van Gogh’s Potato Eaters, Edward Hopper’s Diner, and Judy Chicago’s Dinner Party. Eligibility: Open to artists living in the US. We welcome all media including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, printmaking, mixed media, photography, sculpture in any medium, and digital media. All work must be suitably framed, wired and ready for hanging. Works on paper must be framed under plexiglass or glass. Maximum weight of sculpture: 50 pounds. Sculptors must provide floor stand with a maximum footprint of 30″ x 30.” Artists must provide monitors or projectors for video works.Click here to go to online Submission form.

*** For hundreds more gallery opportunities, get the International Art Gallery PDF.

 

 

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Artists Submit to Art In New York City

Art in New York City  was founded by Michael Sorgatz to promote the work of local artists. To submit your artwork for consideration, please send an email containing a link to your work or 3 jpegs (at 500 pixels wide). There is no obligation or fee for participating artists.

This is just one listing from our 80+ pages of art magazines, art blogs and sites that feature artists internationally–get your art featured here.

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