Call for Entries

August and September 2018

Here is a list of local, regional and national exhibitions that might be of interest to fiber artists. We will not knowingly list unscrupulous venues. Please check each individual venue and use your own judgment about entering the exhibitions. Check their websites for details. Some deadline dates are for postmark dates, some for receipt of entry and some for online entries. Call for Entries is listed on the Fiberarts Guild website www.fiberartspgh.org (Membership tab) every other month (Feb., Apr., Jun., Aug., Oct. and Dec.). Additional information about upcoming exhibitions will be posted on the Fiberarts Guild Members Facebook page.

Mary Towner mltowner2@yahoo.com

EXHIBITIONS

First date listed is entry deadline

August 17, 2018
Empathy, 9th Annual International Juried Exhibition
The A.D. Gallery, University of North Carolina, Pembroke NC
Sept. 20 – Oct. 20, 2018
https://www.uncp.edu/sites/default/files/2018-

August 20, 2018
Peace and Justice
The Arts Center Gallery, Delaware State University, Dover DE
Oct. 4 – Nov. 9, 2018
https://bayareaartgrind.com/the-arts-center-gallery-at-delaware-state-university-call-for-submissions-peace-justice/

August 24, 2018
4th Annual National Juried Exhibition
Oxford Arts Alliance, Oxford PA
Oct. 19 – Nov. 8, 2018
http://www.oxfordart.org/national-juriedshow-2018


August 31, 2018

Fiberart International 2019
Sponsored by the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh
Society for Contemporary Craft and Brewhouse Association Gallery
May 31 – August 23, 2019
fiberartinternational.org
Call for Entry- CaFÉ

August 31, 2018
2019 Textile Biennial Rijswijk
Museum Rijswijk, Netherlands
June – Nov. 2019
http://www.museumrijswijk.nl/english.php

August 31, 2018
WMoCA 2nd Annual National Juried Exhibition
Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art, Wausau WI
Oct. 2 – Dec. 29, 2018
https://wmoca.org/call-for-artists/

August 31, 2018
6th Annual International Juried 2018 FL3TCH3R Exhibit – Social and Politically Engaged Art
East Tennessee State University Reece Museum, Johnson City TN
Oct. 8 – Dec. 14, 2018
http://fl3tch3rexhibit.com/downloads/prospectus.pdf

August 31, 2018
A Show of Heads
Slow Art Productions, Limner Gallery, Hudson NY
Oct. 18 – Nov. 10, 2018
http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/head.htm

August 31, 2018
Plein Air: Works Made Outdoors
Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH
Nov. 9 – Dec. 7, 2018
http://www.manifestgallery.org/plein_air/

September 2, 2018
Soil & Dirt: An Exploration of Two Worldly Aspects
Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH
Nov. 9 – Dec. 7, 2018
http://www.manifestgallery.org/soil_and_dirt/

September 2, 2018
Excellence in Fibers IV
Craft in America Center, Los Angeles CA
May 11 – July 6, 2019
www.fiberartnowentry.net

September 3, 2018
Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2019
National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC
Nov. 2019 – Sept. 2020
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5471

September 4, 2018
Animalis: Works Exploring the Real or Imagined Animal in Art
Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH
Nov. 9 – Dec. 7, 2018
http://www.manifestgallery.org/animalis/

September 5, 2018
Quilt National ‘19
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens OH
May 24 – Sept. 2, 2019
https://dairybarn.org/quilt-national/quilt-national-2019/

September 10, 2018
Liberty
Arc Gallery, San Francisco CA
Nov. 10 – Dec. 8, 2018
https://www.arc-sf.com/liberty.html

September 14, 2018
Craft Forms 2018
Wayne Art Center, Wayne PA
Dec. 7, 2018 – Jan. 26, 2019
http://www.craftforms.org/call-for-entries/

September 15, 2018
In the Fields: Botanical Lore
Arts Benicia, Benicia CA
Nov. 10 – Dec. 21, 2018
https://artsbenicia.org/in-the-fields/

September 16, 2018
Fiber II
Studio Art Quilt Associates and Liberty Town Arts Workshop, Fredericksburg VA
October 5-28, 2018
www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5887

September 17, 2018
Mixed Media
Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn NY
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15, 2018
https://artdeadline.com/ops/site-brooklyn/

September 30, 2018
Materials Hard + Soft 32nd Annual International Contemporary Craft Competition
Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton TX
Feb. 1 – May 4, 2019
https://dentonarts.com/s/MHS-Prospectus-2019-a4dy.pdf or
https://dentonarts.com/mhscall

October 1, 2018
Small Matters
Colorado Mesa University Art Gallery, Grand Junction, CO
Dec. 7, 2018 – Jan. 25, 2019
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5569

October 3, 2018
It’s Political!
Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach CA
Nov. 1-30, 2018
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5609

October 4, 2018
National Art Encounter 2018-19
Naples Art Association, Naples FL
Dec. 1, 2018 – Jan. 12, 2019
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5577

October 8, 2018
Small Works 2018
Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs NY
Dec. 1, 2018 – Jan. 4, 2019
http://www.mainstreetartsgallery.com/assets/prospectus_smallworks2018.pdf

October 15, 2018
Embracing Our Differences
Bayfront Park, Sarasota FL
Jan. 19 – March 14, 2019
https://embracingourdifferences.org/submit-art/

October 15, 2018
Small Tapestry International 6: Beyond the Edge
American Tapestry Alliance, Orville Hanchey Gallery, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, LA
June 1-October 15, 2019
https://americantapestryalliance.org/exhibitions/small-tapesty-international/small-tapestry-international-6-beyond-edge/

October 20, 2018
Craft Hilton Head: 6th National Juried Fine Art Craft
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, Hilton Head Island SC
Dec. 2 – 29, 2018
https://artdeadline.com/ops/craft-hilton-head/

November 2, 2018
Focus: Fiber 2019
Textile Art Alliance of Cleveland Museum of Art and Kent State University Museum, Kent OH
March 1 – July 28, 2019
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5407

December 7, 2018
Food Justice
Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh PA
Sept. 13, 2019 – March 20, 2020
http://contemporarycraft.org/opportunities/artist-opportunities/

March 31, 2019
Pattern & Abstraction
Fe Gallery, Sacramento CA
June 8 – July 26, 2019
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5600

 

OPPORTUNITIES

August 19, 2018
Transformative Teaching Artist Award
Pittsburgh PA
https://www.newsunrising.org/project/transformative-teaching-artist-awards/

September 1, 2018
Keyholder Residency Program
Lower East Side Printshop NY
Residencies beginning Oct. 1, 2018
http://www.printshop.org/keyholder-residencies/

September 7, 2019
Site-specific artwork for display cases at Lancaster Train Station, Lancaster PA
Jan. 24 – June 28, 2019
https://cityoflancasterpa.submittable.com/submit/121209/station-cases-call-for-artwork-spring-2019

October 31, 2018
Proposals for exhibitions
Monterey Peninsula College Art Department, Monterey CA
Exhibitions August 2019 – May 2020
https://www.mpc.edu/home/showdocument?id=13907

January 30, 2019
Artist residencies
Buffalo Creek Art Center, Gardnerville NV
Varying length residencies June 1 – Oct. 30, 2019
http://www.buffalocreekart.com/

No deadline
Proposals for monthly gallery exhibitions
Penn State New Kensington Art Gallery, Upper Burrell PA
https://newkensington.psu.edu/art-gallery

Pittsburgh Artist Registry
Register and post your work for free
https://www.pittsburghartistregistry.org/

Surface Design Association
Become a member; excellent resource
surfacedesign.org

Fiber Art Network
Become a member; excellent resource
fiberartnow.net

 

GET PUBLISHED

August 13, 2018
Juried submission opportunity
Darn Good Yarn + Fiber Art Network
Selected work will appear in the fall issue of Fiber Art Now
www.fiberartnowentry.com

August 24, 2018
Family Matters: SDA 2018 International Exhibition in Print
Membership in Surface Design Association required
Selected work will appear in the winter 2018 edition of Surface Design Journal
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5321