Hunting Art Prize

The Hunting Art Prize is a prestigious annual competition open to Texas artists who are 18 years of age or older. Its $50,000 award is historically the most generous annual award in North America for painting and drawing, and has helped to build the reputations, raise the profiles, and support the careers of distinguished artists. … Continue reading

Call for Public Art – Detroit

Access Arts is calling out to all artists, engineers, landscape architects, arts educators, and lovers of Detroit’s infinitely unique Belle Isle Park for our 6th Belle Isle Public Art Exhibit. We are accepting proposals that activate the landscape, explore the park’s history, engage people, and cause further exploration into the venue and its nuanced environments. … Continue reading

Ohio Portfolio

The Joseph Gallery is searching for emerging and established Ohio visual artists interested in participating in the development of an exciting and representative print portfolio. The resulting portfolio and print editions by Ohio artists will be displayed in the Joseph Hotel and offered for sale in The Joseph Gallery. The Joseph Gallery will be located … Continue reading

School of Visual Arts – Tracey Baran Award 2011

The Tracey Baran Award was established to honor the memory and achievements of Tracey Baran, a young photographer who died after a brief illness in 2008. The annual award, with a fellowship grant of $5,000, will be given to one emerging female photographer who is a citizen of the United States. The grant recipient will … Continue reading

South Carolina Artist Grant

South Carolina Arts Commission Deadline: 10/01/12 The South Carolina Arts Commission will award Individual Artist Fellowships in fiscal years 2012-14 to recognize and reward the artistic achievements of the state’s exceptional artists. Awards are made via a highly competitive, anonymous process and based on artistic excellence only. Fiscal years run July 1-June 30. Four fellowships of … Continue reading

Art in the Wild Grant

Umpqua Watersheds Deadline: 12/31/11 Raise Awareness and Support to Permanently Protect the Last Unroaded Wildlands in the Americas as Wilderness to Prevent Further Development$5000 is cash prizes Use your ability to inspire a nation to protect wild places. This competition will bring national recognition to talented artists whose work makes the top 100 Wildlands in this … Continue reading

MFA Professional Development Fellowship

College Art Association Deadline: 09/30/11 CAA’s Professional-Development Fellowships in the Visual Arts support promising artists enrolled in MFA programs nationwide. Five fellows will each be honored with a $5,000 grant to help them with various aspects of their work, whether it be for job-search expenses or purchasing materials for the studio. CAA believes a grant of … Continue reading

Graduate Student Award

Call for Nominations The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award Deadline for receipt of materials: October 3, 2011 The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award <;  recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning; and who demonstrate a commitment to … Continue reading


OPTIONS 2011 is the fifteenth WPA biennial exhibition of emerging and unrepresented artists from the Mid-Atlantic region. OPTIONS presents visitors with a glimpse into the breadth and diversity of contemporary art practice in the area and showcases work in any medium by artists without gallery representation. WPA began the OPTIONS biennial series in 1981 with … Continue reading