Call for Artists

Call for Entries: 6th Annual “Gone to the Dogs” at Niza Knoll

Call for Entries: 6th Annual “Gone to the Dogs” Juried Show

Niza Knoll Gallery

Deadline for entry: Friday June 5, 2015

  • Juried by Aliki McCain
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Niza Knoll Gallery is requesting art submissions for the 6th Annual “Gone to the Dogs” Juried Show. Artists are asked to submit original works in any medium depicting the dog. This year’s call will be juried online via and is open to artist from anywhere in the United States. Deadlines and other important dates are as follows:
  • Deadline for entry: June 5, 2015
  • Announcement of accepted work: June 13, 2015
  • Deadline for accepted art delivered by shipper to arrive at the gallery: July 10, 2015
  • Exhibit Dates: July 17 - August 22, 2015
  • Opening and Artists Reception: Friday, July 17, 5-8 pm
  • Closing date: August 22, 2015
A more detailed prospectus can be found at and all entries must be submitted through Each artist may submit up to 3 entries for $35.

The exhibit will be juried by Aliki McCain. McCain oversaw the running of ArtHaus Gallery for four years. She obtained her Masters of Fine Art and her Bachelors in Art History at University of California Irvine. She is interested in the human condition and examines these relationships in her work. As a photo realist drawer, she currently challenges herself to see things abstractly and solve problems as they occur organically in the painting process.

Niza Knoll Gallery, celebrating it’s fifth year, specializes in intriguing conceptual exhibits. The gallery is located in the historic Art District on Santa Fe and hosts first and third Friday events, monthly salons, private concerts and guest speakers. Past exhibits have included unusual artist pairings, outsider art, collaborative work, thought provoking thematic exhibits, artists using non- traditional media. Gallery owner and multi-disciplinary artist Niza Knoll received her formal training in painting and graphic design at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Before becoming a full-time visual artist she had two rewarding careers as a graphic designer and a teacher of painting and photography. The gallery hours are Wednesday-Friday 1-5 pm, Saturday, 1-4, First and Third Friday 4-9 pm. The Mix Co-op in the back of the gallery is also open for visitors during regular hours. For more information visit or contact Niza at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 303-953-1789.

Niza Knoll Gallery
915 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204


Call for Entries: Black & White at CORE New Art Space

Call for Entries: Black & White at CORE New Art Space

Deadline for entry is Sunday, May 3, 2015

  • All media accepted with the theme of black and white including painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, printmaking and photography
  • Exhibition dates: May 7 - 24, 2015
  • Guest juror: Rebecca Vaughan, education coordinator for the Art Students League

  • Bring actual artwork to CORE during gallery hours, between April 16 - May 3 for jurying.
  • $10/entry, no entry limit
  • CORE retains 30% commission on works sold. Artwork does not have to be for sale
  • Works must be ready to hang (wired, no sawtooth hangers) and dry
  • Opening reception for artists is Friday, May 8th from 6 - 9 p.m. Refreshments served.

CORE New Art Space
900 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204
Gallery Hours:
Fri: Noon-9 pm
Thu/Sat: Noon-6 pm
Sun: 1-4 pm


Call for Artists: 4th annual INSPIRE show: “Wonders of Nature”

Call for Artists: 4th annual INSPIRE show: “Wonders of Nature”

40 West Arts

Deadline May 1, 2015

  • Exhibition: June 5th – July 11th

Join 40 West Arts for our 4th annual INSPIRE show: “Wonders of Nature”: an arts exhibition celebrating the colors and textures of the natural world—from landscapes and wildlife to galactic grandeur and microscopic mysteries. The natural world has always been an inspiration to artists. Whether through literal interpretation, impressionism or abstract, the beauty of nature and her exquisite landscapes, seascapes and skyscapes spark our creativity and stir our spirits. As Albert Einstein said, “Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better.” We invite visual artists of all kinds—painters, photographers, sculptors, mixed-media artists, etc.—to use their artist’s eye to capture nature’s majesty. Join us for this exhibition and inspire us with your vision of nature!

40 West Arts Gallery
1560 Teller St
Lakewood, CO 80214 Tue-Sat: 1-4pm


The Colorado Mountain Art Gallery: Calling All Artists

The Colorado Mountain Art Gallery: Calling All Artists


Artists in all arts and crafts media are sought to join a non-profit co-op, Colorado Mountain Art Gallery, in Georgetown, Colorado, hosted by the Center for the Arts Evergreen. Prime location, good sales, open year round. For details, please call 303.674.0056 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Call for Art Entries @ Good Thieves Press

Call for Art Entries @ Good Thieves Press

Robot^3 (robot cubed): Third Annual Robot Art Show

Entries due by May 20th, 2015


Show Duration: May 30 – June 19, 2015
5.20.15 – All entries due by midnight (digital submissions only)
5.22.15 – Notifications sent
5.23.15 – Art delivered to gallery, 2-8p
5.30.15 – Opening Reception, 5-10p
6.13.15 – Open hours, 1-5p
6.19.15 – Closing Reception, 5-10p
6.20.15 – Art pick up, 2-5p
Additional gallery hours by appointment

Good Thieves Press is happy to announce Robot^3, our 3rd annual Robot Art Show!

Technology has infiltrated our lives, getting through the day without feeling its impact has become impossible. And so, we want your Robot Art! Use any medium to show us your unique interpretation of how technology has impacted your life-- for better or for worse. The machines are alive!

Artwork does not need to be robot specific, the theme is open to interpretation—how has technology impacted humanity?

$10 entry fee for each submission with 3 maximum submissions per person. Open to ALL MEDIUMS with no set size restrictions, as long as your work can easily fit through the gallery door. All work must be sturdy, wire ready to hang, and/or ready to install in the gallery. Video, sound and outdoor installations will also be considered, you will need to provide your own equipment.

Digital submissions ONLY.

Sponsored by: jb accountants, llc, "Accounting, bookkeeping, taxes-- we make it easy!"

Good Thieves Press
2045 Downing Street
Denver, CO 80205


Request for Artwork Submissions: Inner City Health Center

Request for Artwork Submissions: Inner City Health Center

Inner City Health Center (ICHC) is accepting proposals for artwork. ICHC is a faith-based health care home for underserved and unisured individuals where consistent, high quality treatment is provided in an atmosphere of genuine respect. We express our faith by providing compassionate healthcare for those in need through our deep concern for their physical, emotional and spiritual well-being.

The artwork should reflect the mission of the clinic as well as th ethnic diversity of our patients. The art will be placed in ICHC’s medical and dental waiting rooms, and building hallways. This is a great opportunity for emerging artists.

Your submission package must include:
  • Statement of Interest that briefly outlines your interest in this project and how your art work will enhance our environment and reflect our mission
  • Resume outlining your accomplishments
  • Samples of your artwork
Please sent your submit your package to:

Inner City Health Center
3800 York Street
Denver, CO 80205
Attention: Cheryl Simmons


For over 30 years, Inner City Health Center(ICHC) has been a vital resource to the community with over 400,000 patient visits. ICHC exists to provide quality, comprehensive care for metro Denver’s uninsured and underserved. We use a comprehensive care model that integrates medical, dental and counseling services to address the needs of the whole person and whole family all in one location. Last year, ICHC grew to 22,400 patient visits due to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and the expansion of Medicaid. Today, just as it was at its creation, ICHC continues to serve those who are in the most need with respect and compassion.


New American Paintings: 2015 Western Competition

New American Paintings: 2015 Western Competition

Deadline: Thursday April 30th 2015

To Enter, visit:

  • Juror: Evan Garza, Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX

New American Paintings is a museum-quality, soft-cover art periodical, published bimonthly by The Open Studios Press. Each 184 page volume is a regional exhibition-in-print, selling for $20 at 1,500 bookstores, museum shops and art supply stores nationwide. The books have become periodical resources for collectors and art world professionals.
  • Competition winners retain all rights to their images and pay nothing to appear in New American Paintings
  • Now accepting entries from: AZ, CO, ID, KS, MT, ND, NE, NM, NV, OK, SD, TX, UT, WY
  • The competition’s 40 winners will appear in the Oct/Nov 2015 edition of New American Paintings
  • All styles and media are welcome, as long as the work is singular and two-dimensional
  • For more details, visit:
  • Questions? Call 617.778.5265

Call for Artists: Summerfest 2015

Call for Artists: Summerfest 2015

July 18 and 19, 2015, 10am-5pm

Artists Apply by May 15, 2015


Summerfest is a two-day community fine arts and crafts festival held outdoors in beautiful Evergreen, CO. Now in its 35th year, Summerfest kicks off Arts Alive Evergreen, a 10-day visual and performing arts showcase.

With over 100 artists from all over the country, Summerfest provides fun for all ages. In addition to great art, we have local food, live music, special performances, and a children's activity area.


Outreach for Local Artists at Mountain High Appliance

Outreach for Local Artists at Mountain High Appliance

  • February's theme is Architecture & The Built Environment


Mountain High Appliance is excited to support our community by opening the Louisville showroom as a gallery space for local artists of all mediums (2D and 3D) ages 15 years and up!

Mountain High Appliance is Colorado's premier appliance showroom with state of the art appliances displayed in 14 designer kitchens. This is a great opportunity to display your artwork in a high-traffic, professional setting to get the exposure your art deserves for FREE. Pieces can be listed for sale, and we do not take commission. We will accept cash and check sales only from buyers of your work(s).

• All art mediums will be considered but must be appropriate for a retail setting; no works depicting violence, nudity, or profanity will be accepted and we reserve the right to refuse any art at our discretion.
• Each artist may submit up to 5 pieces and they will be displayed for 30 days.
• Hanging items must be professionally framed with wire hanger.
• Artists are responsible for drop off and pick-up of all pieces to the Louisville showroom. Receiving: 3 days prior to the 1st day of your display month from 8am - 10am and 4pm -- 6pm only. Pick up: Must be within 7 days after the display month has ended during our regular business hours. Pieces left beyond 7 days will be donated to local charity for fundraising. No exceptions.
• There will be a 4 month waiting period between showings of any individual artist.

Please send JPG or PDF images of the work to be considered with dimensions to tasia (at ) mountainhighappliance (dot) com. Artists that are chosen for display will be contacted directly.

No phone calls please.

Tasia VanderVegt
Mountain High Appliance
1130 Pine Street
Louisvile, CO 80027
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Next Gallery: 2015 Call for Members

Next Gallery: Call for Members


NEXT Art Gallery in Denver is looking for new energetic and driven artists to join our community. NEXT Gallery's vision is to create an environment for active artists to present and grow as artists in a fostering community. Next gallery is an independent art gallery, run by artists. We have monthly meetings to discuss Art and NEXT Gallery's involvement in the Art community. We are a cooperative so each member pitches in by paying dues to cover rent, coming to monthly meetings, supporting each others' shows and performing duties at the gallery.

There are two types of membership at NEXT--full and associate. Each member gets a solo show each year as well as the opportunity to hang work in our small works gallery year round and in any of our annual shows.  

Next Gallery
3759 Navajo St
Denver, CO 80211
Fri: 6:00 - 10:00 PM
Sat/Sun: Noon - 5:00 PM


Sync Gallery Call for Members

SYNC Gallery is accepting applications for membership


If you wish to apply for membership, please submit the following to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.:%20">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

• A letter of interest explaining how you found out about SYNC Gallery, and the strengths you would bring to the gallery as a collaborative member.
• 5-10 jpeg images, no larger than 1MB each labeled with your name, title, medium, dimensions, and year completed.
• CV or resume
• artist statement and website

Your email attachments should not exceed 7MB

Once your information is received, a committee will review your submission, and notify you about the status of your application.

Sync Gallery
931 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204
Thu: 1-4pm
First & Third Fridays: 6- 9pm
Sat 12-4pm



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