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Poets – Westchester County Poet Laureate Deadline: November 16, 2020

In partnership with Westchester County, ArtsWestchester is pleased to announce a competitive call for the inaugural Westchester County Poet Laureate program for the 2021 – 2022 term. Westchester’s Poet Laureate will be an advocate for poetry and the literary arts, have significant personal poetic work and will encourage the community to engage with poetry by creating and leading activities that inspire writing […]

Virtual Exhibit at the Hammond Museum Deadline November 15, 2020

The Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden in North Salem, New York, features a Virtual Exhibition curated monthly and viewable on the Hammond’s virtual exhibition website. Each month a painting will be posted to use as a muse or inspiration for the Artist Submissions. All visual media and styles – 2D, 3D, short film and video, installation, as well as short literary forms, […]

Call for Artists: 11th Biennial Alexander Rutsch Award Deadline: Dec. 15, 2020

Pelham Art Center is pleased to announce a call for entries for the 11th biennial Alexander Rutsch Award and Exhibition for Painting. This juried competition is open to U.S.-based artists aged 19 and older. The winner is awarded a $7,500 cash prize, a solo exhibition and printed catalog at Pelham Art Center. Pelham Art Center is proud to sponsor this competition […]

Open Call for Artists: The Artist Perseveres online group show

The Mamaroneck Artists Guild presents an online exhibit of artworks by MAG Members and Non-members working in all media. This is a non-juried show. All work will be shown on the MAG website and will be for sale (60% to artists / 40% to MAG). DEADLINE: October 26, 2020 ONLINE GALLERY EXHIBIT: November 2 through 30, 2020 THEME: During good times and difficult time, […]

Wolfs Lane Park – Call for Public Art

The Pelham Art Center is accepting proposals for temporary public solo and group exhibitions/installations to be installed within the Village of Pelham’s newly redesigned five-acre Wolfs Lane Park. Work should be able to stay on site for three to six months and should activate the park, while considering the scale, landscape and overall use of the public space. Site-specific proposals […]

Sunspot Literary Journal Inception Contest Deadline: Sept. 31, 2020

The Sunspot Literary Journal Inception Contest is offering a cash prize and publication for first lines of fiction, nonfiction, or poetry, or one fine art image, that sparks interest in readers or viewers. SUBMISSION: Send your best opening. There are no restrictions on theme, category, or the length of the piece or collection from which the beginning comes. DEADLINE: September 31, 2020 ENTRY FEE: $5 […]

Call for Artists:The Color of Music, A Virtual Exhibit Deadline:Oct. 2, 2020

Artists are invited to submit their work for consideration for a small works virtual exhibit “The Color of Music: Art Inspired by Music.” Curated by Lisa D’Amico, PhD, Inside Small challenges artists from across the country to create works no larger than 10″ in any direction. Each participating artist will have their artwork exhibited on the Inside Small Online Gallery for the duration of […]

Call for Writers: Short Story Hackathon Deadline: September 30, 2020

The Owl Canyon Press Short Story Hackathon invites writers to create and submit a short story consisting of 20 paragraphs. The contest provides the 1st and 20th paragraphs, and the short story writer crafts the rest. First prize is $1000, 2nd prize is $750, and 3rd prize is $500 with the winning short stories published in a short story anthology, as well as an […]

Call for Art: Give Us The Vote 20/20 Deadline: Sept. 25th

ArtsWestchester invites artists to submit new or existing works for inclusion in “Give Us the Vote: 20/20,” a virtual exhibition and an extension of their 2017 project “Give us the Vote,” inspired by the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment and the victory for women’s suffrage in America. Proposals will be reviewed by ArtsWestchester’s curatorial staff, and […]

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