Call For Artists - Opportunities & Resources
The Cincinnati Art Club is proud to present these opportunities and resources for artists. To learn more, please use the contact information provided in the notice. The Cincinnati Art Club does not endorse or recommend any specific opportunities but provides this list for information only. To submit information, email listing to Webmaster.
Artavita is a very large art portal, a free website created for artists to promote themselves and sell their art, at no cost, with no commissions. Artavita offers artists a free profile page on which to display portfolios of unlimited works and collections. Artists who join can update their profile: bios, images, titles and personal information at any point they like.
Find an extensive list of Call For Artists at this website in addition to other helpful information for artists such as workshops, websites, and supplies, etc.
ART OPPORTUNITIES MONTHLY (AOM)
The professional Artist’s guide to Calls For Art, Juried Shows, Public Art Commissions, Grants and more.
Art Opportunities Monthly is the leading calls-for-artists publication for professional artists. It is delivered directly by e-mail each month as an easy-to-search PDF. $30/year for the personal edition.
ARTS BRIDGE / THE ART SHOW
Are you an artist with an interesting story? The arts Bridge (Cincinnati) and The Art Show (Dayton) are part of a unique public television collaboration that presents profiles and features about area arts and artists from the worlds of music, theater, dance and art paired with a variety of national arts and cultural highlights from across the country. The CET and ThinkTV weekly series are made available to public television stations across the country, extending the reach of Greater Cincinnati and Dayton arts well beyond southwest Ohio.
ARTS RELATED JOBS IN CINCINNATI
Founded in 1927, (Fine Arts Fund) ArtsWave helps create the kind of thriving arts environment that makes the Cincinnati region a better place to live, work, play, and stay. Check this website weekly for job openings.
The Arts Wave, Creating Community through the Arts, 20 East Central Parkway, Suite 200, Cincinnati, OH 45202
A SINGULAR CREATION (ASC)
A Singular Creation is a free online art community that promotes and showcases all types of art and artists. We provide everything that an artist or photographer would want in a community. Find Featured Art Contests - Competitions - Juried Exhibitions - Artists' Opportunities - Art Tips - Art Forums - Art Links.
CAFÉ FOR ARTISTS
CallforEntry.org, also known as CaFÉ, is a web service that allows artist-application to public art projects, artist fellowships, juried visual-arts competitions and many other types of calls for entry.
To apply to calls that are currently accepting applications, you need to log in, or register if you are new to CaFÉ.
CINCINNATI MAGAZINE - MADE WITH PASSION
If you're an artist with an interesting and compelling story, we'd like to feature your art on Made With Passion. Please visit our website and fill out a submission online.
CINCINNATI STATE - EVENDALE, OHIO
Display your artwork in the new Board Room. They have a professional hanging system from Walker Display. You can leave your business cards and people can contact the artist directly for any sales. If there is an interest, please contact Brian O’Keefe, Operation Manager.
Workforce Development Center, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, 10100 Reading Road, Evendale, OH 45241
ESSEX STUDIOS - ARTWALKS
2017 ArtWalk Weekends
(Friday and Saturdays, 6:00 - 10:00 pm)
March 3 - 4, October 6 - 7, November 3 - 4, December 1 - 2, 2017
To participate as a guest artist at one of the ArtWalks, the ArtWalk costs $60 for the entire weekend and no commission will be taken on artwork sold.
Register online at ArtWalk Registration
MAPLE KNOLL VILLAGE - MAIN STREET GALLERY
Our new art show committee is anxious to review work for group and individual shows. If you have work that is posted on the internet, fantastic - point us to the address. If you have photos of several pieces, please send copies if you would like to show and sell your art. You can spread the word to fellow artists as well. In the coming months we have been invited to speak at a couple clubs in Cincinnati in an effort to publicize the space and need. All work hung at Maple Knoll Village must be offered for sale.
The Main Street Gallery at Maple Knoll will begin hanging shows about every 6 weeks. We would like to review work, for immediate consideration send information to Jim Hoeh via email or mail to his office which will be shared with committee members.
Maple Knoll Communities, 11100 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246
MELT ECLECTIC DELI - SHOWS
Melt Eclectic Deli is looking for artists to display their work in quarterly shows in their popular restaurant in Cincinnati's hip Northside area. Please send info, images, and/or questions to Melissa Mitchell.
OHIO ARTS COUNCIL
The Ohio Arts Council is the place to find Individual Artist Grants and Services/Percent for Art. We recommend you check this link often.
Ohio Arts Council, 727 E Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43205-1796 • 614-728-6140
PLEINAIR SALON COMPETITION
PleinAir magazine sponsors an annual art competition with six bi-monthly contests leading to Salon Grand Prize winners. Plein air and studio work accepted in a variety of categories. Win cash prizes and gain exposure. Get information and view award-winning paintings online.www.pleinairsalon.com
SHARONVILLE CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY - MONTHLY SHOWS
Opened in 2009, the Sharonville Cultural Arts Center is located at 11165 Reading Road in the heart of historic downtown Sharonville, Ohio (Cincinnati area). The center features a broad range of visual and performing arts. The gallery represents a wide range of artists in various price ranges and styles in a relaxed setting. If you are interested in having an exhibit, email Pat Madyda, Administrative Manager, and please include digital selections of your work.
Sharonville Cultural Arts Center, 11165 Reading Road, Sharonville, OH 45241 • 513-554-1014
RAYMAR FINE ART COMPETITION
RayMar holds an annual Fine Art Competition in addition to providing art supplies for professional artists. Each month of the competition, a juror selects and critiques 12 finalist paintings, and at the end of 12 months, awards a grand prize to 12 winning paintings from the 144 monthly finalists. Get information and check out paintings and judges' critiques online.www.raymarartcontest.com
UNITED STATES MINT
Artistic Infusion Program - Your art on coins.
ZAPP enables artists to apply online to multiple art shows through one central website, ZAPPlication.org. Upload digital images, manage an individual image bank and apply directly to art shows, festivals and fairs nationwide. ZAPP is free to artists.