Call for Entries

Icebreaker 7 Call For Entry

Ice Cube Gallery National Juried Exhibition: Icebreaker 7

Juror: Ivar Zeile of Plus Gallery

Entries due by Saturday October 31, 2015


The seventh annual juried exhibition Icebreaker is sponsored by Ice Cube Gallery, a contemporary artist-run galery located in the River North Arts District of Denver. The exhibit has an open theme and artists of every medium are encouraged to enter.

JUROR: Ivar Zeile is one of Denver's pre-eminent cultural citizens, leading and participating in many art events and projects that have contributed to highlighting Denver as a strong and vibrant arts community. Ziele has also committed his time to helping young and emerging artists become established and recognized regionally and nationally. Zeile opened Plus Gallery in 2001 and grew it into one of Denver's most reputable programs for contemporary art exhibitions and artist representation. In 2009 it was named "Art Space of the Year" by the Denver Post.

Ice Cube Gallery at the Dry Ice Factory
3300 Walnut St
Denver, CO 80205
Fri: 12-9pm; Thu/Sat: 12-5pm


Outreach for Local Artists at Mountain High Appliance

Outreach for Local Artists at Mountain High Appliance

  • Our next theme is Abstract Art and display will run October through December 2015
  • Receiving: October 2nd 8am - 10am and 1pm - 3pm only
  • Pick up: January 4th – January 8th 2016 during regular business hours (Pieces left beyond 7 days will be donated to local charity for fundraising)


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.

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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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


Call for Entries: 5th Annual Best of Santa Fe Arts District

5th Annual Best of Santa Fe Arts District: Call for Entries

Deadline is Friday October 9, 2015


The corridor of vibrant, eclectic galleries and shops on Santa Fe Drive just south of Downtown Denver have been a long standing go-to destination for locals and visitors alike. Known as The Art District on Santa Fe, the area hosts one of the country’s largest First Friday Art Walks and was Colorado’s first officially recognized art districts. It continues to grow and sustain businesses that attract emerging and established artists and other creative ventures. On Santa Fe Drive visitors can explore artistic expression in all forms, from photography, ceramics, theatre, music and dance, to prominent gallery exhibits.

The district is proud to announce the 5th Annual Best of Santa Fe Call for Entry Exhibit and Awards. This signature, juried event showcases the very best of artists who have exhibited in the Art District on Santa Fe Drive over the last year. The event serves as one of the most unique and notable attractions in Denver’s ever-growing art scene. Entrants will be judged by three prominent individuals who work in the arts in Colorado whose names will be announced at a later date. All entries must be made online through the CAFE website - and the work must have been exhibited in the Art District sometime between November 2014 and October 2015.

The accepted entries will exhibited from November 6 through November 24 at Habitat Gallery located at 828 Santa Fe Drive. Habitat Gallery was established in 2003 under the direction of fine artist Georgia Amar. During the exhibition on the night of November 20th from 7 to 9 pm there will be an Awards Gala honoring the “Best in Show” winners for this exhibit.


Call for Submissions: Currents New Media Festival 2016

Call for Submissions: Currents New Media Festival

Deadline for Submissions: Sunday November 15, 2015

Simulacra, by Karina Smigla-Bobinski - CURRENTS 2015

Submission Guidelines

CURRENTS’ curators look for the unique ways artists use technology as a tool for expression and communication, and ways that scientists, programmers and developers are integrating the arts and aesthetics into their explorations and projects.

The citywide Festival will be held in venues throughout Santa Fe: El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, the Center for Contemporary Arts, the digital dome facility at the Institute for American Indian Arts, Santa Fe Art Institute, Peters Projects, Axle Contemporary, Warehouse 21 and the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza.

In addition to exhibitions CURRENTS 2016 offers panel discussions, workshops and multimedia performances. All exhibitions and most events are free to the public.

This years categories are:
  • New Media Installation
  • Outdoor Architectural Mapping and New Media Installations
  • Single Channel Video and Animation
  • Multimedia Performance
  • Fulldome
  • Experimental or Interactive Documentary
  • Web Art, Art Gaming, Mobile Device Apps
  • Oculus Rift
  • Robotics
  • 3D Printing
  • Interactive Installations for Children


Call for Entries: Black & White & Metal Exhibition at 40 West Arts

Call for Entries: Black & White & Metal Exhibition

Sponsored by 40 West Arts

Entry Deadline: Saturday October 17th, 2015

  • Exhibition Dates: December 1 – 31, 2015


Join us for the 40 West Black & White & Metal Exhibition! Sometimes a monochrome palette can say more than a full spectrum of color and create a striking contrast. We invite work that is composed of black, white and the shades in between. Entries open to all media

More info:

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


Call for Members: Core 2015

Call for Members: Core 2015 

Core New Art Space at 900 Santa Fe Drive in Denver's Historic Santa Fe Arts District is seeking new creative members. Photography, painting, sculpture, mixed media, ceramics and installation art is welcome. To apply for membership or for details visit our website at and start selling your artwork today!

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 Entry: Art of the State 2016 at the Arvada Center

Call for Entry: Art of the State 2016 at the Arvada Center

Deadline for Entries: October 12, 2015

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities is proud to present Art of the State 2016, a juried exhibition of Colorado. As a follow-up to the 2013 award-winning exhibition, Art of the State 2016 will highlight the quality, depth and diversity of Colorado artists. All three of the Arvada Center’s galleries, over 10,000 sq. ft. will be dedicated to this exhibition. Art of the State 2016 will continue the Arvada Center’s long support of Colorado artists. This exhibition will be juried by Gwen Chanzit, (Modern Art Curator, Denver Art Museum), Michael Chavez, (Public Art Program Manager, Denver Arts & Venues) and Collin Parson, (Exhibition Manager and Curator, Arvada Center).
  • Email Notification: November 6, 2015
  • Entry Fee: $35 for up to three pieces
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  • This juried exhibition is open to all Colorado artists in all media
Eligibility and important restrictions to note: Any artist currently residing in Colorado and over the age of 18 is encouraged to apply. Artworks submitted must be available for sale, original, and created in the last 2 years. Framed works cannot exceed 6 ft. in any direction, and any wall work cannot weigh over 100 lbs. Sculpture cannot exceed 8 ft. in any direction. No work will be accepted that has been shown at the AC previously.

Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities
6901 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 - 5:00 PM



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