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Call For Artists - Active Calls for Entry

The following call for entry opportunities are provided as information only. The Cincinnati Art Club does not sponsor, endorse or recommend any of the following unless specifically stated. Please research each opportunity thoroughly before participating. To submit information, email listing to Webmaster.

Also see the Plein Air Schedule web page for additional painting opportunities.

StreetSpark Mural Designs

Submission Deadline Extended to January 31, 2018

StreetSpark is excited to announce our Call to Artists for mural designs! Three buildings in Hamilton, Ohio have been selected for artwork and final designs will be chosen by a selection committee of arts professionals and community partners. Artists may submit up to three designs through January 19, 2018. Applications for mural painters are also being accepted through March 2, 2018.

For more information and to view past murals at
Submit mural designs to StreetSpark

National Portrait Gallery - Calls For Entries for 2018

Enter between Now and January 22, 2018

One of the largest for any global arts competition, the National Portrait Gallery invites entries for the BP Portrait Award 2018. To enter, artists are invited to upload a photograph of their finished painting to the BP Portrait Award website, which will be viewed anonymously by the judges in the first round of the competition. The entrants who are successful in this round will then be invited to hand-deliver or courier their work to a venue in London for the second round of judging and final exhibition selection. The first prize is £35,000, second prize £12,000, third prize £10,000, BP Young Artist Award £9,000, and the BP Travel Award £8,000.

Admission is Free, Enter Online at

Art from the Masters - Show For Members

Artwork Due Feb 1, 7 - 9 pm or Feb 5, 2018, 1 - 4 pm

We invite all CAC Members to submit their own work based on the Masters in any media. Hosted by the Digital Art Working Group (DAWG), you don't have to work in digital media. The show is open to both Associate and Signature Members. Artwork is limited to one piece per Member. Show Opening is Fri, Feb 9, 2018, 6 - 9 pm and open Sat and Sun, Feb 10 and 11, 2018, 1 - 4 pm. Show will hang through the Brunch Meeting on February 17, 2018.

Contact Marlene Steele for more information.