call for entries – It’s Elemental 2018

It’s Elemental celebrates the talent and creativity of Arizona’s craftspeople by showcasing fine craft work that demonstrates a command of the medium and a high level of workmanship and design. The exhibition will include art created from clay, wood, fiber/paper, metal, and glass. Submitted pieces can be functional or nonfunctional. Participating artists must currently reside in the state of Arizona.

The deadline to apply for It’s Elemental 2018 is September 17, 2018.

Artists are limited to one application. However, artists may apply a second time as part of a collaboration (2 or more artists working together on a work of art). No artist may be part of more than two applications. Each application may include up to three works of art. The exhibition will be juried by a panel of local artists.

Cash Prizes

This year’s It’s Elemental exhibition features awards totaling $1,200 in cash prizes!

  • The overall Best in Show prize will be $600
  • A First Prize award will be $300
  • A Juror’s Award of $100 will be awarded for the “Best of” each of the four categories that are not represented by the above two awards (categories: wood, clay, metal, glass, paper/textile and mixed media)

Full details: flagartscouncil.org/2018/06/its-elemental-2018-call-for-entries/

call for entry: Plates, Platters, and Nothing Else Matters

ABOUT THE EXHIBIT: The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce a call to artists for our “Plates, Platters, and Nothing Else Matters” exhibition. “Plates, Platters, and Nothing Else Matters” is a National Juried Competition of ceramic works. Tableware up to 12“ inches in diameter will be displayed on shelves, other work must be wired for wall hanging. The deadline for submission is May 1st, 2018.

Our juror, Roberto Lugo, will select approximately 80 works for exhibition. The juror will award a prize of $500 to the artist whose work earns first place, $300 for second place and $200 for third place. There will be an additional $1000 “Muddies” prize. The winners will be posted on our website following the reception, where the prizes will be awarded. You do not have to be present to receive the award. The competition and exhibition is open to emerging as well as established artists. Please refer to the exhibition guidelines for complete details below.

JUROR: We are very pleased to have Roberto Lugo as our juror. Lugo is an American potter, social activist, spoken word poet, and educator. Lugo’s work draws together hip-hop, history and politics into formal ceramics and 2D works. Born in Philadelphia to Puerto Rican parents, Lugo began his career as a graffiti artist before discovering ceramics.

DEADLINE: May 1, 2018

Exhibit Dates: July 27 – August 12

Apply Online: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4797

 

call for artists: Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award

The Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award, founded in 2014 with Northern Clay Center, provides an opportunity for students and emerging artists to continue their ceramic research and education for a period of up to twelve consecutive months within the grant year, further expanding their professional development. This award is available to current undergraduate or graduate students, recent graduates (within one year), or those who have completed a university-equivalent training in ceramics (including apprenticeships) within the year prior to the application deadline.

During the grant year, the recipients can research a new technique or process, study with a mentor or in an apprenticeship setting, travel to other ceramic art centers or institutions for classes and workshops, collaborate with artists of other media, and travel. Proposals to fund large capital equipment purchases will not be accepted. Between one and three cash awards will be made in 2018, up to $4,000 each, for projects taking place between May 1, 2018, and April 30, 2019. Recipients contribute project updates to Northern Clay Center’s social media and are required to give a public presentation at their school or other institution. See updates from past recipients at northernclaycenter.blogspot.com.

Applications for the 2018 Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award are due by 5 pm on Friday, April 13, 2018.

The Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award is made possible through the support of generous individual and institutional donors in honor of MacKenzie’s legacy of ceramic education, both traditional and non-traditional.

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.northernclaycenter.org/artist-services/artist-fellowships/warren-mackenzie-advancement-award

If you have questions, contact Jill Foote-Hutton at jillfootehutton@northernclaycenter.org

call for entry: Klytie Pate Ceramics Award

2017 winner of the Klytie Pate Award ‘A small brewed’ by Dianne Peach

 

Named after the renowned ceramicist Klytie Pate, the award offers a $3000 prize and is open to  ceramicists all over Australia.

Entry forms and conditions: Download the Conditions of Entry and the official Entry Form on our Forms page.

Deadline for entries: Deadline for entries has been extended to 24 December.

More information: Initial enquiries may be made to the convener, Gill Belle on 0409 647 092, or by email at  artscouncilmansfield@gmail.com

artsmansfield.com.au/current-events/klytie-pate-ceramics-award-2018/

call for entry: Beyond the Brickyard

Beyond the Brickyard Call for Entries

Applications due September 15, 2017

We are pleased to announce the international call for entries for the tenth annual Beyond the Brickyard. Juried by Kristen Morgin, 2017 Volkous Visiting Artist, selected works will be exhibited at the Archie Bray Foundation in January 2018.

Specifications and Applying
Application specifications and information are listed on our website. Click here for details >

Only online submissions to Beyond the Brickyard will only be accepted.

Submissions must be received online by September 15, 2017, midnight MDT.

Entry Fee
The entry fee to Beyond the Brickyard is $35 USD for up to 3 works. All major credit cards are accepted.

Awards
From the successful entrants, three awards will be selected:
Juror’s Choice Award: $400
Director’s Choice Award: $400
People’s Choice Award: $100

Sales Commission
Artists will receive 55% commission of their work sold during exhibition, while Archie Bray Foundation will retain 45%.

Exhibition Schedule
By applying all applicants agree to the following schedule if selected to exhibit:
► Applications due September 15, 2017

► Entrants notified of jury results by email no later than October 31, 2017

► Work to be received by Archie Bray Foundation by November 18, 2017

► Work exhibited in Beyond the Brickyard,
January–March 2018

Questions about your application?

► For technical support please contact support@slideroom.com

► For questions about submission information please contact gallery@archiebray.org

By clicking on the link below you will be taken to Slideroom.com which will allow you to register and upload your images.

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Your completed application must be received on or before September 15, 2017.