Community Calls to Artists
National Philanthropy Day Awards RFQ – The Association of Fundraising Professionals Southern Arizona Chapter
Deadline: May 21, 2021
The Association of Fundraising Professionals Southern Arizona Chapter is seeking a local artist or maker to design and produce approximately 50 physical awards to be presented at National Philanthropy Day 2021.
Call & Response: Craft as a Tool for Activism – The Museum of Craft and Design
Deadline: May 31, 2021
The national reckoning for social justice spurred by protests and the Black Lives Matter movement has made clear that all museums and arts organizations must do better to represent, engage, financially support, and communicate with their BIPOC communities. “Craftivism” (as coined by Betsy Greer in her 2011 essay “Craftivist History” in “Extra/Ordinary: Craft and Contemporary Art”) celebrates the power of craft to bring about political change. This juried exhibition intends to highlight artists that are working at this crucial intersection of craft and activism, uplifting their political ideals and their communities through their medium of choice. BIPOC Artists are encouraged to apply.
Editor’s Prize – Sunspot Literary Journal
Deadline: May 31, 2021
Sunspot Literary Journal offers an Editor’s Prize of $50 for the annual edition, and pays for artwork selected for a cover. Now open for flash, stories, essays and memoir. Literary and genre welcome. Length up to 49,000 words. Poetry can be up to 1,250 lines. Translations welcome.
ARTiculAction 2021: Open Call for Artists (16th Edition) – ARTiculAction
Deadline: June 25, 2021
To celebrate its 15 years long activity, ARTiculAction is launching an anniversary edition that will once again explore new tendencies and trends in Contemporary Art. They are seeking artists to be featured in the new special edition of their art publication, which comes to its 16th edition: the mission of ARTiculAction is to promote artists and connect them with curators and gallerists as well as with the larger artists’ community, including buyers and art lovers.
Call for Exhibit Proposal – The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Deadline: October 31, 2021
Miniature artisans, model makers, and artists working in miniature residing in Tucson or the surrounding area are invited to submit a proposal to display their work in The Mini Time Machine Museum’s Community Corner in 2022. Individuals or groups are invited to apply. Two Exhibit Opportunities: May 24 through September 11, 2022 or September 13, 2022 through January 15, 2023