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Call to Artists | Working Artist Org | Art Purchase Award

The $1000.00 Working Artist Grant / Art Purchase Award
Call for Artists – Submissions Deadline: November 30, 2019

The Working Artist Grant/Art Purchase Award is a meager one-time art award intended to disperse small but vitalizing bursts of funding to support an artist’s ongoing art making process.

This award is available to all artists worldwide, working in all traditional and new visual arts mediums, including but not limited to: conceptual, installation, drawing, painting, prints, sculpture, glass, mixed media, new media, photography and video. We regret that we do not accept submissions for music, performance or dance.

If selected as our winner, we ask that the award recipient be willing to exchange one of their original works or smaller series of original works for inclusion in our collection, in return for our award. Work considered by the artist as of equal value, and available for acquisition can be negotiated upon receipt of the award. We do pay the artist’s shipping costs. Please send us your best work for review.

We wanna make it super simple to submit your work : send us your websiteor 5 images (each under 1 mb), along with your name and contact information to[email protected]. No written proposals or CV’s are required unless the artist would like to include them. There is no application form.

There is a submission review fee of $25.00, payable here.

which helps offset the costs of this effort to fund meaningful work by serious artists.

Participants agree by completing their submission to limited use of their images or other representation of their artwork and general information to be featured on this site and corresponding promotional media. All rights will be retained by the artists.

Submissions for the next deadline of the Working Artist Grant/Art Purchase Award should be submitted by midnight of November 30, 2019. We do notify all participants of results, and are usually around 45 days out from your deadline to select a recipient, so keep an eye on your inbox! Or sign up for our Newsletter or follow us on Facebook and Instagram for process and updates. Thanks to all of you for your support and participation. It’s our pleasure to spend time with your work!

Who We Are

Working Artist Org. (b.2008)(Tacoma, WA) is a privately run and backed charitable project, devoted to the acknowledgement and promotion of great contemporary art and artists.


Deadline 11/30/19
Contact Name Working Artist Org
Contact Email [email protected]
Website https://www.workingartist.org/index.html

AKC Museum of the Dog | Open Call for Entries

This February, the AKC Museum of the Dog will be hosting a Members Only pop-up exhibition showcasing the artistic talent within our community called Dog Days of Winter. Anyone currently enrolled in a membership program is encouraged to submit their art for consideration—this includes all membership levels and types. If you’re a non-member and wish to submit your work, never fear! Memberships start at $60 and you can join at any time during the entry period—which runs from October 31st to January 3rd—in order to submit your work.

Application Instructions / Public Contact Information
To submit your work to be considered for Dog Days of Weekend members showcase, you must be a member of the Museum. To become a member, visit our website or contact Molly Marcotte at [email protected].

Applicaton Deadline: January 3, 2020

Guidelines for Juried Artwork Submission:

  • Anyone currently enrolled in a membership program will be encouraged to submit their work – this will include ALL membership levels and types.
  • Individual Members are allowed one submission.
  • Family/Dual Members and all higher levels of Membership are allowed up to 4 submissions.
  • Member Libraries who wish to participate will field submissions for their patrons and submit the top 4.
  • Any non-members who wish to submit must become a member in order to submit their art.
  • 20 submissions will be chosen and featured on our third floor gallery.
  • All other submissions that are not selected will be featured on our Community Wall.
  • All mediums welcome with a size limitation of 25″ x 30″.
  • All artists will be responsible for getting their own pieces to the Museum no later than January 17, 2020.
  • Museum will not be responsible for framing any artworks that will be displayed, nor is the Museum responsible for any damage that may occur to a piece.

This exhibition will be juried. Individual Members are allowed one submission. Family/Dual and all higher levels of Membership are allowed up to four submissions.

For complete details, visit the Museum of the Dog website.


Deadline 1/3/2020
Contact Name Molly Marcotte
Contact Email [email protected]

The Gold Standard of Fiber and Textile Art at the Westbeth Art Gallery

The Gold Standard of Fiber and Textile Art will be a juried exhibition of works created by members of the Textile Study Group of New York (TSGNY). This exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Westbeth Artists Community. The focus of this exhibit is to highlight the diversity of style and techniques in the work of TSGNY artists. Both two- and three-dimensional work will be considered. Approximately seventy works will be chosen anonymously from among the entries.

Eligibility: All 2019-2020 full members of TSGNY are eligible to enter this juried exhibition. Newsletter members must upgrade to full membership in order to be eligible. If you are not a current member, you may participate in the exhibition by joining online. Each member may submit three works (and a detail image for each work).

Entry Fee: $40 (non-refundable).

Submission deadline: Sun. Nov 24, 2019
Acceptance notification:  
Fri. Dec 20, 2019
Artwork delivered: 
Tues. Jan 28, 2020, 5-7PM or Wed. Jan 29, 2020, 9AM-5PM
Show opens: 
Wed. Feb 5, 2020 (with reception)
Show closes: 
Sun. Feb 23, 2020
Pick up of work:  Sun. Feb 23, 2020, 6-10PM
Shipped artwork:
Begins Mon. Feb 24-25, 2020

Click here for complete prospectus and guidelines.

Venue: The WestbethArt Gallery, 55 Bethune Street, New York, NY 10014
Opening reception is open to the public:
Wednesday evening, February 5, 2020. 
Exhibition Dates:
Wednesday, February 5, 2020  to Sunday, February 23, 2020.
The gallery is open Wednesday – Sunday: 1-6pm; closed Monday and Tuesday.

The Textile Study Group of New York, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation registered with New York State. The mission of TSGNY is to educate and promote a wider appreciation of fiber art among the larger art community and the public in general and to inspire and support artists who share a mutual commitment to fiber as a medium for artistic expression. To join or renew your membership click here:  TSGNY.


Deadline 11/24/2019
Contact Name The Textile Study Group of New York
Contact Email [email protected]