Calls For Artists

Request for Submissions|MSP and MSP Airport
Arts @ MSP, a partnership of the Airport Foundation MSP and MSP Airport, requests submissions from Minnesota artists for an exhibition in the Directors’ Chambers of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Submissions will be reviewed by the visual arts subcommittee of Arts @ MSP. The subcommittee’s selection will be finalized by the Steering Committee of Arts @ MSP.

Artists should meet the following requirements for presentation:

  • Concentration on themes of air, motion, flight, nature and landscapes
  • Photography or two-dimensional works on canvas only.
  • No works larger than 60” x 60”
  • All work should be professionally wired, framed and/or matted for display
  • A collection of approximately 20-25 works to fill a 500 square foot space.
  • No work depicting violence, religion or politically-themed work

Artwork will be installed by Arts @ MSP, with assistance from the artist. Arts@MSP will not pay for fabrication of work prior to the exhibit.
The Artist agrees to exhibit their work from October 2, 2017 to October 3, 2018. No works will be removed from the exhibit prior to the end of the show. There is no commission. All sales from exhibition go directly to the Artist.

DEADLINE FOR RFQ: September 15th, 2017

For more information: contact Arts @ MSP: (612) 725-8321 or Robyne.Robinson@mspmac.org.


2017 Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists
2017 Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists is open to those Artists who have an ongoing commitment to working in the arts, rather than engaging in art as a hobby, pastime or occasional pursuit and who have already completed their training if they have decided to pursue formal training at all.
The application deadline is September 15, 2017.
The foundation will be awarded total $60,000.
Applicants can get more information through the given link: Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists

23rd Arts in Harmony 2018 Annual International Show
THE NORTH SHOW

Categories include paintings (oil, acrylic, and watercolor), pastels, drawings, hand-pulled prints, mixed media, fiber, photography, ceramics, glass, sculpture, and sequential art. Submitted artwork cannot have been in previous Arts in Harmony shows.

Artwork must be suitable for viewing by people of all ages. Nudes, copies, class work, or fragile work will not be considered.

Entry Fees: Two images for $35 and additional images for $5 each may be submitted. A total of up to 10 images may be submitted. A maximum of three artworks per artist may be selected for the Main Show.

$12,250 IN AWARDS! 50-Cash Awards, PURCHASE AWARDS, $1,250-Best Of Show; $1,000-First Place Overall; $250 for Best Acrylic, Ceramic, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Mixed Media, Oil, Pastel, Print, Photograph, Sequential Art, Sculpture, and Watercolor Artworks, and other placement/sponsor awards.

THE MAIN SHOW for 2018 is at Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, Minnesota.

Traveling Show - Artists from the main show can elect to participate in one of two traveling shows—the American Swedish Institute (ASI), Minneapolis, Minnesota or the Maple Grove Arts Center (MGAC), Maple Grove, Minnesota that begin at the conclusion of the main show.

DEADLINE: 11/13/17
Apply Online: CallForEntry.orgTitle 23rd Arts in Harmony 2018 Annual International Show – The North Show
For complete prospectus and application: CallForEntry.org


Exhibit Opportunity
Do you have artwork to show? Our ArtScope Galleries have immediate openings, or we can schedule you for a future show. Two month long shows are free for members or 30% of sales for non-members. We currently have galleries at Falcon Bank, Center for Pain Management, Central Minnesota Red Cross and Eastman Art House. 
If you've never hung a show before, we are able to help walk you through the process, from framing and wiring your work to creating your artist statement and title cards.
Contact Sarah Drake, ArtScope Galleries Manager, at sarahdrakeart@gmail.com, today to schedule your show. 
Want to become a member? Learn more at http://visualartsminnesota.com/membership/


Now Accepting Applications for Artists, Crafters & Vintage Dealers
Smith's Infusion, Arts Craft & Vintage Finds Boutique 104 N. 3rd Ave., Virginia, MN We are not a "traditional" gallery or boutique. We run sort of like a cooperative for artists. Each vendor pays a small yearly fee to sell their work and no commission taken other than a small percentage to cover transactions paid with a credit card. We offer teaching opportunities as well as monthly art show exhibits. Call today! Jenni Smith 218-290-8767.


Call for Artists
The Pottery Farm Art Studio & Gallery is currently seeking professional artists to join a community art studio in Maple Lake, MN. The Pottery Farm Downtown Maple Lake Art Studio aspires to be the only art studio in Wright County that will be a working studio space for artists to encourage and support each other in a community, a classroom for students to explore the arts, and a source of fine art and healing to patrons.
Studio features: Private pottery and 2D studio spaces Pottery classroom with student studio memberships available Electric Kilns available for rent Possible spinning wheel classroom Possible healing room ideal for reiki/energy work/massage/etc.
Group run retail gallery space spec for teaching your own lessons & workshops Working in a community with other artisans
Visit thepotteryfarm.com for more information or contact Jess Johanneck email jess@thepotteryfarm.com or 612-298-6372