Call for Art
Calls for art are all around us! Below is a small list of resources to help guide you! Please also check the BeauxArts Fine Art Materials Facebook Page for additional calls that may not be posted in the website.
2022 Fresh Impressions
The Florence, Arts, Culture + Entertainment (formerly Friends of the Florence Events Center) are proud to present Fresh Impressions 2022 to highlight the artistic talents of the youth in our community from Siuslaw Middle School, Siuslaw, Mapleton & Home School High Schools. This exhibit will increase exposure for the youth to a wider audience, as well as bring new patrons and recognition for the Gallery.
Who Can Participate?
Youth attending Siuslaw Middle School, Siuslaw, Mapleton & Home School High Schools.
Deadlines & Dates
Application & Art Deadline is Tuesday, February 15th, 2022 to your schools Art Instructor or to Jo Beaudreau at BeauxArts Fine Art Materials, a FEC Gallery Committee Member.
Show Dates are March 1st to April 19th, 2022.
Detailed Show Info, Consignment Agreement, Show information, Consignment Agreement & Art Tags Handout: HERE
Digital Application: bit.ly/2022FreshImpressions
2021 McMinnville ‘Foundations’ Mural Project
A call has been forwarded to our area for regional artist to submit. Learn more HERE
Florence Events Center Galleries
Various Calls for Art to be Displayed at the Florence Events Center HERE
Join the Florence Events Center Gallery Committee HERE
Florence Regional Arts Alliance (FRAA)
Cafe - CallforArt.org
Call for Entry allows artists to apply to multiple calls for entry. Sign up and start applying to calls today!
With over 14 years of experience in call for entries and 1,200 clientele later, CaFÉ is becoming so much more. We are experts in handling hundreds of thousands of submissions (over 720K) for thousands of call for entries (over 6K). We have a community of over 160K active artists, and we’ve processed over 2 million art work samples. More information and Cafe Website: HERE
Ford Family Foundation Artists-in-Residence
The Visual Arts Program honors the late Hallie Ford's interests in the visual arts. Links to their programs HERE
ArtExposed: Rotating Art Gallery in Florence
The Public Art Committee of the City of Florence has created an exciting program to enhance the beauty and livability of our community by introducing original outdoor art into Florence to create a unique sense of place and enhance community identity. This program, called “Art Exposed” provides a creative outlet for artists to display their work, and artists are encouraged to submit unique pieces that demonstrate extraordinary creativity and elicit a feeling of “Wow” from all who view them. Many cities around the world are engaged in programs of this type and it creates excitement for both the community and visitors. More information about ArtExposed HERE Call is about every two years. Current Call HERE
BackStreet Gallery Various Calls
BackStreet Gallery has multiple community calls for art throughout the year. See their website HERE
Apply to be an Artist at BackStreet HERE
Tiny Art Gallery of Florence
The Tiny Art Gallery of Florence, influenced by the Little Free Libraries. This neighborhood gallery is devoted to sharing the joy of art. Tiny pieces of art will be available for viewing and for lending. The Tiny Art Gallery is looking for Artists who would like to contribute small (very small) pieces of Art for display. 2D & 3D art acceptable. Sorry, there is no financial compensation, just fame and glory and the pleasure of participating in a fun activity. If you are interested, contact Rosie Hill (TAGofFlorence@gmial.com or 541-997-5388).
Hang it All Show (Annually May & November)
Make some art & show it off at the 26th annual Hang it All Show! Bring your art to the Siuslaw Library, 1460 9th Street, on November 1st from 9am to 1pm. Pick up your Art on November 30th from 9am to 1pm. More info, contact the Siuslaw Library.
Other Artists Resources
Regional & National Residency Programs
Information for artists on specific residency programs and how to apply can be found on the programs' websites.
Americans for the Arts
Americans for the Arts' mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America. Connecting your best ideas and leaders from the arts, communities, and business, together we can work to ensure that every American has access to the transformative power of the arts. Learn more HERE
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