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Call for Artists: July 2018 and Beyond

Stone gate with a road leading into woods of Yaddo. Call for Artists.
Yaddo Artist Residency in Saratoga Springs, New York.

JULY 2018

Ground Floor Gallery + Studios
Location: Nashville, TN
Calling all artists, please submit your work to Ground Floor Gallery + Studios’ 6th Annual Juried Art Exhibition— Rhythm and Rush. Rhythm and Rush seeks to find work that provokes movement, atmosphere, and speed in both conceptual and formal ways within all media. The ways in which the picture frame is questioned, expanded or uniquely considered while being provocative, contemporary and personal are elements of this show concept. The juror, Catherine Haggarty is curious about the ways in which the speed of image consumption, and image promotion affects artists today – or the ways in which it does not affect them. Rhythm and Rush is an open consideration to the lens in which we all are living and working in. Slow, fast, static, haptic, and rhythmic can be presented in many ways – we are seeking works that touch on these ideas in very specific, sensitive and strong ways
Deadline: July 15

Atlanta Photography Group: Photo Buckhead
Location: Atlanta, GA
As a part of Atlanta Photography Group’s participation in the 2018 Atlanta Celebrates Photography, all members of APG are invited to submit entries to the APG juried exhibition at the Buckhead Library. The Atlanta Photography Group is now taking submissions for Photo Buckhead, 2018. This show will be juried by Michael James O’Brien, a renowned American photographer producing a diverse body of photographic work, from still lives to portraits to commercial art. He received his MFA from Yale University where he studied with Walker Evans. He is currently the Associate Chair of Photography at Savannah College of Art and Design – Atlanta. His work has been published in countless international publications, shown worldwide and housed in multiple permanent collections. For more information please click here.
Deadline: July 18

Short Shorts 2018: Hidden in Plain Sight

Location: Whitespace Atlanta, Georgia
Whitespace gallery is seeking short films and video works (no more than 5 minutes) from authors/artists that explore and challenge ideas presented in this prompt, an investigation at revealing what is hidden, unraveling the distraction designed to confuse, un-muddying the smoke and mirrors. Submissions from a plurality of viewpoints, methods and forms, from artists, documentarians, students, citizens and amateurs alike are encouraged. Open to all artists, national and international. Curated by Didi Dunphey. Please visit this website for more information.
Deadline: July 22

Brookhaven Arts Festival 2018

Location: Atlanta, GA
The Brookhaven Arts Festival is now accepting applications for artists. The premier art festival in Brookhaven, Georgia, the Brookhaven Arts Festival is in its 14th year and attracts approximately 8,000 to 10,000 visitors. It is a juried event, with featured works of fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and moreby over 140 artists from across the nation. Produced with the input of local artists and The Brookhaven Community Foundation, the 2018 festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 20-21. The application and more information can be found at Zapplication.
Deadline: July 31


 Saratoga Springs, NY
Yaddo offers residencies to professional artists from all nations and backgrounds working in one or more of the following mediums: choreography, film, literature, musical composition, painting, performance art, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and video. Artists may apply individually or as members of collaborative teams of two or three persons. They are selected by panels of other professional artists without regard to financial means. Residencies last from two weeks to two months and include room, board, and studio. Head here for more information on how to apply.
August 1


Location: Banner, WY
The Jentel Artist Residency Program offers time and a supportive environment for artists and writers to reflect on the creative process in a setting that preserves the agricultural and historical integrity of the land.  Apply here.
Deadline: September 15

MacDowell Colony
Location: Peterborough, NH
The MacDowell Colony is a renowned artist residency program in New England. Participants remain in the program for up to eight weeks, with five weeks being most common. The sole criterion for acceptance to the MacDowell Colony is artistic excellence. MacDowell defines excellence in a pluralistic and inclusive way, encouraging applications from artists representing the widest possible range of perspectives and demographics. We welcome artists engaging in the broadest spectrum of artistic practice who are investigating an unlimited array of inquiries and concerns. Check out the application here.
Deadline: September 15

Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artist Residency
Location: New Smyrna Beach, FL
The Master Artist Residency is unique in that it is a mentoring program that couples prominent Master Artists with selected Associate Artists for three week periods. Since residencies are process based, and not product-driven, time can be spent on previously existing projects, on new experiments, or on collaborations. The residency is also unique in that it focuses on creating conversations and the sharing of ideas between three disciplines per program, which can include visual artists, writers, dancers, and musicians as well as many other types of art. ACA believes that the spirit and challenges of being an artist are shared by all disciplines and that we can learn much from coming together, sharing our work and ideas, and collaborating on projects. Please visit About the Master Artists-in-Residence Program to learn more.
Deadline: September 16

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