Call for Entry Friday!!! (Artists & Writers)

Call to Artists-St Bernard Art Guild Open Regional Art Show

St Bernard Art Guild Open Regional Art Show, Sunday, June 12, 2011
St Bernard Gov’t Complex, Chalmette, Louisiana
Over $1,000 in total awards.
This one-day show is open to any artist over 18 who can hand-deliver entries. Non-member entry fee is $10 per artwork, SBAG Member’s entry fee is $5 each. Artists who join SBAG during the show registration will receive the member’s entry fee benefit.
Full rules and entry form are attached to this email, or you can download it from the web by clicking here: http://www.docstoc.com/docs/80312523/SBAG-2011-open-show-rules-and-entry-form
 
 
Call for Art – Theme “Nature” – Apply Now
 
A Thematic exhibition “Nature” by Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is a juried competition. Awards will be for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. A Group exhibition of the top five finalists will be held online for the month of June 2011. Thereafter, the artworks will remain online in the Light Space & Time Archives with links to the artist’s websites. Apply through the website. Deadline: May 29, 2011. $10.00 for 2 entries and $15.00 for 3 or more, up to 5 entries.
 
 
 
Juried exhibition “Best of 2011” call for entries
 
Marziart International Gallery in Hamburg, Germany invites all artists, 18 years or older, to participate in a juried exhibition, July 24 – July 6, 2011. Jurors: Rainer Kranzusch, Hans-Werner Wolf, Corinna Heuwer, Marion Zimmermann. The competition is open to all visual artists working in the media photography, painting and sculpture. 35 Euro or $50 USD. Deadline: May 29, 2011. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Marion Zimmermann at competition@marziart.com or call 0049-40-23518894.
 
 
“The Great Hudson River Exhibition” call for entries
 
Mill Street Loft Arts announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, July 9 – September 3, 2011 at Riverside Arts: Beacon, Scenic Hudson’s River Center, Long Dock Park, Beacon, NY. Cash Awards / Future Exhibition Opportunities. Juror: Bartholomew Bland, Curator, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY. Open to Painting, Drawing, Photography, Sculpture and Mixed Media. $30 for 4 images. Deadline: May 31, 2011. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: Mill Street Loft Arts, 45 Pershing Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Questions? Contact Laurie Clark at lclark@millstreetloft.org or call 845-471-7477.
 

Art Melt a Fusion of Art, Music, and Forum 35 – 8th Annual
8550 United Plaza Blvd, Suite 1001
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Event Dates: 7/2/11 – 8/28/11
Entry Deadline: 6/2/11
Days remaining to deadline: 6
REQUIREMENTS:

Images: 1 – 3

Entry Fee (Art Melt a Fusion of Art, Music, and Forum 35 – 8th Annual): $35.00

The hottest juried all media art show in Louisiana! It is the largest Louisiana show featuring only Louisiana artists. This celebration of the arts was enjoyed by nearly 10,000 art enthusiasts on opening night in 2010.

The annual Forum 35 Art Melt will take place from 5-10pm on Saturday, July 16 at the Louisiana State Museum in downtown Baton Rouge. The works selected for the show will hang in the Louisiana State Museum in Downtown Baton Rouge for 6 weeks. We are excited this new, larger space will allow us to nearly double our exhibition space.

This event is an occasion for all the senses – sights, sounds, smell, taste, and touch – guests will view the show and also enjoy live entertainment and performance art.

ELIGIBILITY:
Open to artists age 18 or older residing in Louisiana. Art must be original and completed in the last two years. No reproductions accepted.

AWARDS:
First Place $2000
Second Place $1000
Third Place $500

Forum 35 Award: Work by artist is featured on the following year’s event commemorative poster

Country Roads Magazine Award: Artist and their work is featured in an issue of Country Roads Magazine

 

Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition

We are now accepting entries in our 80th Annual Writing Competition.  Win cash and prizes in 10 categories.  1,001 winners in all.  One Grand Prize Winner will receive $3,000 cash and a trip to the Writer’s Digest Conference in New York City.

Click here for details and to enter

 

Fourteenth Annual Poetry Contest

Deadline: June 1, 2011
Judge: Tomaž Šalamun
First Prize:
$1,500

Complete guidelines:
The winning poet will receive $1,500 and have his or her work published in the November/December 2011 issue of Boston Review. Submit up to five unpublished poems, no more than 10 pages total. Any poet writing in English is eligible, unless he or she is a current student, former student, relative, or close personal friend of the judge. Mailed manuscripts must be submitted in duplicate, with a cover note listing the author’s name, address, email and phone number. No cover note is necessary for online submission. Names should not be on the poems themselves. Simultaneous submissions are not permitted, submissions will not be returned, and submissions may not be modified after entry. A non-refundable $20 entry fee, payable to Boston Review in the form of a check or money order or by credit card, must accompany all submissions. All submitters receive a complementary half-year subscription (3 issues) to Boston Review. Mailed submissions must be postmarked no later than June 1, 2011.

The winner will be announced no later than November 1, 2011, on the Boston Review Web site. All poems submitted to the contest will be considered for publication in Boston Review.

http://bostonreview.net/about/contest/index.php

Or mail submissions to:

Poetry Contest, Boston Review
PO Box 425786
Cambridge, MA 02142

Aura Estrada Short Story Contest

Deadline: October 1, 2011
Judge: Francisco Goldman
Prize: $1,500

Complete guidelines:
The winning author will receive $1,500 and have his or her work published in Boston Review, the summer of 2012. Stories should not exceed 4,000 words and must be previously unpublished. Mailed manuscripts should be double-spaced and submitted with a cover note listing the author’s name, address, and phone number. No cover note is necessary for online submission. Names should not appear on the stories themselves. Any author writing in English is eligible, unless he or she is a current student, former student, relative, or close personal friend of the judge. Simultaneous submissions are not permitted, submissions will not be returned, and submissions may not be modified after entry. A non-refundable $20 entry fee, payable to Boston Review in the form of a check or money order or by credit card, must accompany each story entered. All submitters receive a complementary half-year subscription (3 issues) to Boston Review. Submissions must be postmarked no later than October 1, 2011. Manuscripts will not be returned. The winner will be announced no later than May/June 2012, on the Boston Review Web site.

http://bostonreview.net/about/contest/index.php

Or mail submissions to:

Short Story Contest, Boston Review
PO Box 425786
Cambridge, MA 02142

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