Call for Entries March 2019

international exhibitions

March 1, 2019 entry deadline

California, Roseville “Off Center: Third Annual International Ceramic Art Competition” (April 5–June 1) open to all ceramic artists 18 and older. All work must be original and completed within the last two years. Artwork cannot have been previously exhibited at Blue Line Arts. Wall pieces must be ready to hang. Awards offered. Work must not weigh over 60 pounds, and must fit through a doorway of 94 inches in height. Fee: $35 for three images. Juried from digital. Juror: Joshua Green. Contact Blue Line Arts, 405 Vernon St., #100, Roseville, CA 95678; tony@bluelinearts.org; 916-783-4117; www.bluelinearts.org.

March 26, 2019 entry deadline

Nevada, Las Vegas “Colors of Spectrum” (May 1–30) open to all ceramic artists 18 and older. The exhibition will feature functional and sculptural works featuring the products of Spectrum Glaze. We are looking for original and exciting combinations and firing techniques that shed light on the versatility of Spectrum Glaze products. The format for images should be: jpeg file type, 800 pixels in either direction, with a maximum file size of 1.0 MB. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Juror: Peter Jakubowski. Contact Clay Arts Vegas, 1511 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89104; 4information@clayartsvegas.com; 702-375-4147; www.clayartsvegas.com.

March 30, 2019 entry deadline

Louisiana, New Orleans “Function Fest” (November 1–December 14) open to all manner of handmade functional pottery. All submitted pieces must be original works made by the applicant within the last two years, and not previously exhibited at the Clay Center gallery. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Juror: Adam Field. Contact Clay Center of New Orleans, 1001 S. Broad St., Unit 116, New Orleans, LA 70125; info@nolaclay.org; 504-517-3721; www.nolaclay.org.

April 30, 2019 entry deadline

Louisiana, New Orleans “Creep Show” (October 4–26) open to ceramic vessels, sculptures, and wall-mounted works that can be described as creepy, scary, spooky, or downright terrifying. All submitted pieces must be original works made by the applicant within the last two years, and not previously exhibited at the Clay Center gallery. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Juror: Brian Patrick Weaver. Contact Clay Center of New Orleans, 1001 S. Broad St., Unit 116, New Orleans, LA 70125; info@nolaclay.org; 504-517-3721; www.nolaclay.org.

April 28, 2019 entry deadline

Nevada, Las Vegas “Serve It Up 2019” (June 4–July 30) open to all ceramic artists 18 and older. We are looking for original and exciting combinations and firing techniques that show the diversity of functional pottery. The format for images should be: jpeg file type, 800 pixels in either direction, with a maximum file size of 1.0 MB. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Jurors: Peter Jakubowski and Martha Grover. Contact Clay Arts Vegas, 1511 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89104; 4information@clayartsvegas.com; 702-375-4147; www.clayartsvegas.com.

May 17, 2019 entry deadline

Colorado, Carbondale “Clay National XIV Nature Reconsidered: Reimagining the Natural World Through Ceramics” (August 2–30) open to all types of ceramics: utilitarian pots or sculpture. Clay should be the primary medium. All work must have been completed within the last two years and must be original, unsold work. All works entered must be smaller than 14×14×14 inches or less than 3000 cubic inches and less than 20 pounds per piece or part. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Juror: Trey Hill. Contact Carbondale Clay Center, 135 Main St., Carbondale, CO 81623; studio@carbondaleclay.org; 970-963-2529; www.carbondaleclay.org.

June 30, 2019 entry deadline

Washington, Bellingham “Pitcher Perfect” (September 1–30) open to residents of the US and Canada. Show us your best original and functional ceramic pitchers. Juror’s Choice Award $300. Submit up to 3 entries. Exhibition will be online as well as in gallery. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Juror: Deborah Schwartzkopf. Contact Ann Marie Cooper, Good Earth Pottery, 1000 Harris Ave., Bellingham, WA 98225; annmarie@goodearthpots.com; 360-671-3998; www.goodearthpots.com.

July 1, 2019 entry deadline

Nevada, Las Vegas “Luscious Lusters” (April 1–September 30) open to all ceramic artists 18 and older. Will feature functional and sculptural works that feature luster and waterslide decals as part of the finish. Show will feature work of Nathan Bray. The format for images should be: jpeg file type, 800 pixels in either direction, with a maximum file size of 1.0 MB. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Jurors: Peter Jakubowski and Nathan Bray. Contact Clay Arts Vegas, 1511 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89104; 4information@clayartsvegas.com; 702-375-4147; www.clayartsvegas.com.

September 1, 2019 entry deadline

Nevada, Las Vegas “What Goes Bump In The Night” (October 3–November 12) open to all ceramic artists 18 and older. Will feature functional and sculptural works that explore the sublime. From nightmares to the darkness that might live in the soul, there are things that remind us of when we were children scared in the dark by things that go bump in the night. The format for images should be: jpeg file type, 800 pixels in either direction, with a maximum file size of 1.0 MB. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Jurors: Peter Jakubowski and Rob Kolhouse. Contact Clay Arts Vegas, 1511 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89104; 4information@clayartsvegas.com; 702-375-4147; www.clayartsvegas.com.

September 13, 2019 entry deadline

Pennsylvania, Wayne “Craft Forms 2019, 25th International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Art” (December 7–January 31) open to all professional artists working in clay and various other media. Works submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2017. If the work was accepted into a previous Craft Forms exhibition, this work cannot be re-submitted for this or future Craft Forms. Fee: $45. Juried from digital. Juror: Jane Milosch. Contact Wayne Art Center, 25 Meadowood Rd., Wayne, PA 19087; patti@wayneart.org; 610-688-3553; www.craftforms.org.

united states exhibitions

March 1, 2019 entry deadline

Connecticut, Guilford “Ceramics 2019” (May 17–June 14) open to artists nationally and all works using clay as the primary medium, both functional and non functional. Presenting the ways contemporary ceramics furthers craft traditions and serves as a medium for creating new art works. Must be original, completed within the last 2 years, and weigh less than 75 pounds. Fee: $30 for three entries. Juried from digital. Juror: Joshua Green. Contact Maureen Belden, Guilford Art Center, 411 Church St., Guilford, CT 06437; mbelden@guilfordartcenter.org;
http://guilfordartcenter.org.

April 26, 2019 entry deadline

Colorado, Manitou Springs “Cheers! Drink-Up! Celebrating the Clay Drinking Vessel” (June 7–July 1) open to artists working in clay. Original drinking vessels made within the last two years. Clay is the primary medium. Food-safe glazes. Categories: Beer, Coffee, Tea, Spirits (think whiskey). Cash awards. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Juror: Sumi von Dassow. Contact Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs, CO 80829; art@commonwheel.com; 719-685-1008; www.commonwheel.com/cheers-drink-up.html.

April 26, 2019 entry deadline

California, Tujunga “16th Annual Ceramics Juried Open” (June 8–28) open to artists creating works utilizing any type of fired clay or process, in whole or predominantly, is acceptable.  We seek one-of-a-kind entries that have been created by the artists hand in some way, shape, or form. There are no size restrictions. Freestanding and wall-hanging sculptural and vessel forms are welcome. Fee: $35. Juried from digital. Juror: Stanton Hunter. Contact Brian Peshek, McGroarty Arts Center 7570 McGroarty Arts Center, Tujunga, CA 90142; mcgroartyceramics@gmail.com; 818-352-5285; www.mcgroartyartscenter.org.

regional exhibitions

April 26, 2019 entry deadline

Virginia, Blacksburg “New River Art Juried Biennial 2019” (June 13–August 3) open to all artists 18 years of age or older living within 170 miles of Blacksburg, VA. Artists may submit up to three (3) artworks for consideration, in various media including ceramics. Works can’t be hung from the ceiling, must pass through an opening of 100 inches in height, and must be free standing. Fee: $40. Juried from digital. Juror: Emily Smith. Contact Blacksburg Regional Art Association PO Box 525, Blacksburg, VA 24063; braaarts@gmail.com; www.blacksburgart.org/biennial-exhibit; https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5816.

fairs and festivals

March 15, 2019 entry deadline

Arkansas, Hot Springs “Art Springs 2019” (April 27–28) open to all artists 18 years or older. Art Springs is a juried festival with fine artists, artisans, and fine crafts. Artists must submit 6 images representative of the work they wish to exhibit. Include a photo of your typical booth. All art must be original and created by the applicant. Fee: $20. Juried from digital. Contact Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance, PO Box 21358, Hot Springs, AR 71903; hsaca@hotspringsarts.org; 501-321-2027; https://hotspringsarts.org.

May 1, 2019 entry deadline

New Jersey, Verona “Fine Art and Crafts at Verona Park” (May 18–19) open to all artists 18 years or older. Submission of 4 images of work and one of booth display. Booth fees start at $430. Entry fee is application fee. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Jurors: Janet Rose, Howard Rose. Contact Rose Squared Productions, Inc., 101 West End Ave., New York, NY 10023; howard@rosesquared.com; 908-930-4363;
www.rosesquared.com.

June 1, 2019 entry deadline

New Jersey, Montclair “Spring Fine Art and Crafts at Brookedale Park” (June 15–16) open to all artists 18 years or older. This is a juried fine art and craft show. Submission of 4 images of work and one of booth display. Booth fees start at $430. Entry fee is application fee. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Jurors: Janet Rose, Howard Rose. Contact Rose Squared Productions, Inc., 101 West End Ave., New York, NY 10023; howard@rosesquared.com; 908-930-4363; www.rosesquared.com.

August 1, 2019 entry deadline

New Jersey, Montclair “Fine Art and Crafts at Anderson Park” (September 21–22) open to all artists 18 years or older. This is a juried fine art and craft show. Submission of 4 images of work and one of booth display. Booth fees start at $430. Entry fee is application fee. Fee: $30. Juried from digital. Jurors: Janet Rose, Howard Rose. Contact Rose Squared Productions, Inc., 101 West End Ave., New York, NY 10023; howard@rosesquared.com; 908-930-4363; www.rosesquared.com.

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