Opportunities

Calls for Artists, Fellowships and More

ArtReach St. Croix – Call for Exhibiting Artists
ArtReach St. Croix is seeking artists to exhibit their work in our beautiful gallery space in historic Stillwater, Minnesota. Artists living and/or working in the Lower St. Croix Valley in Minnesota or Wisconsin are especially encouraged to submit applications. All forms of creative work are encouraged including – but not limited to – painting, fibers, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, glass, ceramics, jewelry, wood and photography. Additional information  Deadline: August 15

ArtReach St. Croix – Members Show
Member artists of ArtReach St. Croix are invited to submit one (1) piece of current, original artwork to be displayed in the St. Croix Galleries during the Annual Members Show. This year’s show will be on view July 7-August 20. Three cash prizes will be awarded: River Moon Award, VAC Award and Audience Award. Additional information  Drop-off: June 29 & 30

The Phipps Center for the Arts – National Parks Personal Narratives
The National Park Service celebrates its centennial in 2016. In these hundred years, the NPS mission has broadened from the preservation of unique natural sites to include historical and cultural places for our enjoyment and recreation. In appreciation of this, The Phipps will host a juried show entitled “National Parks – Personal Narratives” as the opening event in its newly refurbished galleries. Artists are encouraged to submit their personal responses to our National Parks through depictions, interpretations, impressions, and memories. Show: October 21-November 27. Additional information  Deadline: August 1, 2016

Afton Art in the Park – Call for Artists
Afton Art in the Park will celebrate its 38th year in the historic village of Afton, Minnesota, the weekend of September 24-25. The committee is looking for artists with hand-made, high quality, original art to participate. While this is not a juried show, the coordinators give consideration to each artist application to ensure variety of art. Additional information  Deadline: August 30

Negret Wine Company- Call for Artists
Negret Wine Company is a new urban winery in Hudson, Wisconsin. They are interesting in promoting local artists in their Wine & Art Gallery on the weekend of June 11-12. Showcase your works of art, sell your art and keep your profits! For application and entrance fee information, contact Kelly Beaudoin at kelly@negretwinecompany.com

Art Along the Willow – Invitation to Artists
The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc. are looking for artists to sell quality, personally-made items at the 15th Annual Art Along the Willow on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at Willow River State Park near Hudson. Participating artists are required to have their own tent and display materials. Additional information  Deadline: May 22

Stillwater Art Guild Gallery – Call for Artists
The Stillwater Art Guild Gallery’s River Room is prime exhibition and retail space available for rent by individuals and groups of artists. Tasteful, neutral walls make artwork pop. Warm spot lighting with adjustable brightness directs visitors gaze. Pedestals and moveable free-standing walls are available at no additional cost. You may submit a proposal as an individual or a group. Submissions are accepted on an ongoing basis and reviewed quarterly. Additional Information

mnartists.org is an online database of Minnesota artists and organizations from all disciplines. In addition to providing artists and organizations with a web page containing images and information, mnartists.org provides news and features about the local arts scene from a variety of sources. They have many calls for artists from throughout Minnesota posted on their Opportunities page.