Outside Artist Calls

Explore current opportunities for artists below:

 

VMFA Fellowship Program for Residents of Virginia – Deadline: Friday, Nov. 3 • VMFA offers $8,000 awards to professional artists, $6,000 awards to graduate students, and $4,000 awards to undergraduate students. Applicants may apply in the disciplines of Crafts, Drawing, Film/Video, Mixed Media, New/Emerging Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture and Art History (graduate students only). All applicants must be legal residents of Virginia and student applicants must be enrolled full-time in degree-seeking programs. Applicants’ works are reviewed anonymously by distinguished jurors and awards are made based on artistic merit.

Target Gallery 2018 Emerging Artists- Deadline: December 4. invites regional emerging artists to submit work for a new group exhibition– spotlighting new talent and the up-and-coming artistic innovators of the D.C., Maryland, Virginia area. The selected artists will receive a $500 stipend for the exhibition. This exhibition is for regional emerging artists. We will accept submissions from artists that live within D.C., Maryland, or Virginia and have not had a solo exhibition at a professional gallery or art space (BFA or MFA exhibitions do not apply).

 

Vendor Openings for Artists: Courthouse Art on the Plaza, Arlington, VA – Deadline: None • Vornado/Charles E. Smith companies are seeking local artists and specialty food vendors for their weekly Thursday event between 11:00 a.m. –  2:00 p.m. in Arlington in the plaza area of 2200 N. Courthouse Road near the Court House metro. These events will run through September. At least five artists are featured weekly and we have the capacity for up to ten participants. The artists sell, display and in some cases produce their art on site.