Calls for Artists

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2018 Art Shows, Winston-Salem, NC

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Seeking 2D and 3D works for 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s rotating galleries, Winston-Salem.  Rotation is every 3 months, starting in January, and there are 9 different galleries.  Need 6 – 12 pieces per gallery, depending on size.  No fees.  No commission charged.  Please email Barbara Cullen for the complete information at barbcul@aol.com or bcullen@wakehealth.edu

 

Davidson County Community College in Lexington, NC : Spring Show 2018

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Photos/cds/slides/thumbnails of original 2D and 3D artwork are now being accepted as submissions for the Davidson County Community College, Lexington, NC,  Spring Show 2018.  Deadline is Nov. 15.  The works will be exhibited in the Mendenhall Building on the campus of DCCC.  Show will run from  mid-January til the beginnnig of May.  Artists must install their own work.  All work must be original.  There are no fees, and all work is insured by the college. There is a free reception, and the college mails out postcards. Eight to twelve artists are selected for the show, each showing 4-10 pieces of art.  Please email Barbara Cullen, show curator at barbcul@aol.com for more detailed information.

 

Request for Qualifications: Artwork to Honor Larry Leon Hamlin

Deadline: November 27, 2017 by 4 p.m. EST

Projected Budget: $10,000

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County (NC) Public Art Commission is seeking an artist to design and create a permanent artwork to honor the life, spirit, and legacy of Larry Leon Hamlin (1948-2007).

 

Request for Proposals: Sides Road Water Tank Artwork

Deadline: December 15, 2017 by 4 p.m.

Projected Budget: $38,000

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County (NC) Public Art Commission is seeking an artist or artist team to design artwork for a water tank in the city of Winston-Salem. The tank is located along a major thoroughfare five miles south of downtown and is visible to approximately 25,000 drivers a day. There has been recent community interest in locating a city park on the land immediately surrounding the water tank. Should a park be located here in the future, the proposed artwork could serve as inspiration for the park’s theme.

 

Request for Qualifications: Winston-Salem Portrait Project

Deadline: January 5, 2018 by 4 p.m. EST

Projected Budget: $200,000

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County (NC) Public Art Commission is seeking an artist or artist-led team with community organizing experience to engage the public and facilitate a citywide art project with the working title, “Winston-Salem Portrait Project.” We envision this project as a photographic portrayal of our community: a portrait made of our many faces, displayed where we come together and where we’re divided. We are seeking an artist/organizer experienced in photographic media, with strong communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work collaboratively to conceive of and lead a community-wide project.

Additional Opportunities:

Americans for the Arts – Public Art Opportunities

CaFE: CallForEntry.org 

North Carolina Arts Council – Artist Opportunities (All arts disciplines)