Calls for Entry

August and September 2019

Here is a list of local, regional and national exhibitions that might be of interest to fiber artists.  Wewill 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. Calls for Entry 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

(Note: for Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) members-only shows, go to https://www.saqa.com/calendar.php?ID=9)

Online exhibitions are not listed.
First date listed is entry deadline.

August 5, 2019
Color 2019
3 Square Art Gallery, Ft. Collins CO
Sept. 12-Oct. 18, 2019
https://www.3square-art.com/index.php?PageID=7&ExhibitEventID=34#ExhibitsEvents

August 26, 2019
Women in Art 2019
Harlan Gallery/Seton Hill University, Greensburg PA
Oct. 1-31, 2019
For info email: tkeyser@setonhill.edu

August 31, 2019
The Boys Are Back in Town (men artists only)
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Jan. 20-April 18, 2020
https://media.rainpos.com/5518/2020_mens_call_for_entry_form.pdf

August 31, 2019
A Show of Heads
Limner Gallery, Hudson NY
Oct. 17-Nov. 9, 2019
http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/head.htm?referer=artdeadlineslist.com

August 31, 2019
2019 FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Socially and Politically Engaged Art
Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City TN
Sept. 30-Dec. 13, 2019
https://artdeadline.com/ops/fl3tch3r/

September 10, 2019
Excellence in Fibers V (Fiber Art Now)
Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon MI
Dec. 12, 2019-March 15, 2020
and in catalog in Winter 2019/2020 Fiber Art Now
fiberartnowentry.net

September 12, 2019
Reused and Recycle
Site: Brooklyn, NY
Nov. 1-30, 2019
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6843

September 15, 2019
Craft Forms 2019
Wayne Art Center, PA
Dec. 6, 2019-Feb. 1, 2020
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6452&utm_source=Exhibitions&utm_campaign=3f9d5a3297

September 29, 2019
Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
Feb. 7-May 9, 2020
https://dentonarts.com/mhscall.

September 30, 2019
Abstract
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA
Oct. 25-Dec. 1, 2019
https://sebarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Abstract-2019-prospectus-.pdf

October 11, 2019
Between the Threads
Webster Arts, MO
Nov. 12-Dec. 20, 2019
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6868

October 13, 2019
Art Quilt Elements 2020
Wayne Art Center, PA
March 29-May 2, 2020
http://www.artquiltelements.org/

October 15, 2019
American Tapestry Biennial 13
American Tapestry Alliance, Lacey WA
June 19-Jan. 10, 2020
https://americantapestryalliance.org/exhibitions/atbiennials/american-tapestry-biennial-13

October 18, 2019
AQS Quilt Week
Ocean Center, Daytona Beach FL
Feb. 26-29, 2020
https://www.quiltweek.com/contest/

Nov. 8, 2019
AQS Quilt Week
March 25-28, 2020
Lancaster County Convention Center, PA
www.cvent.com/events/2020-aqs-quiltweek-lancaster-downtown-contest/event-summary-fd9465c4431a456ebcd882677db0a679.aspx

November 14, 2019
By Hand: An International Biennial Fine Craft Competition & Exhibition
Blue Line Arts, Roseville CA
Jan. 3-March 7, 2020
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6565

December 1, 2019
The Artist as Quiltmaker XIX
Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin OH
May 16-July 26, 2020
www.favagallery.org/artist-as-quiltmaker-aqm

January 4, 2020
Century of Women’s Progress Story Quilt Challenge
Craneway Pavilion, Richmond CA and online
March 21 & 22, 2020
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6492

January 7, 2020
For Your Consideration
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh membership show
At the Brew House Association
February 21-March21, 2020
fiberartspgh.org/for-your-consideration/

January 10, 2020
Vision 2020
Traveling exhibition
March & April 2020
https://vision2020textiles.com/

January 29, 2020
Small Expressions 2020
Handweavers Guild of America, Suwanee GA
July-Aug., 2020
https://weavespindye.org/calls-for-entry

February 1, 2020
13th International Biennial of Textile Art
Ivano-Frankivs’k, Ukraine
May 28-June 10, 2020
www.scythiatextile.com/events-2019-2020.html

October 2, 2020
The New Quilt
Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor, NSW Australia
Feb. 5-April 4, 2021
https://quiltnsw.com/exhibitions/the-new-quilt/

 

OPPORTUNITIES

September 15, 2019
Call for solo exhibitions 2020
Smith College, Northampton MA
https://bayareaartgrind.com/smith-college-ma-open-call-for-solo-exhibitions-2020-2021/

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/

Fiber Art Now magazine
Ongoing call for articles
http://fiberartnow.net/story-submissions

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

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