Category: Call for Artists

Midcoast UMVA seeks artists for January exhibition

Midcoast artists who are members of the Union of Maine Visual Artists are invited to respond to this call for art for the show “Resurgence: UMVA In the Midcoast” at the Camden Public Library, 55 Maine St., Camden, from Jan. 4 to 29. The deadline to submit work is Dec. 1 for this open-themed show. […]

CMCA announces open call for 2023 Biennial

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockland is announcing an open call for submissions to its 2023 Biennial exhibition. Submissions will be accepted from June 1 to Aug. 15. The CMCA Biennial is the longest running statewide juried exhibition in Maine, dating back to 1978. Exhibition dates are Jan. 28 to May 7, 2023. […]

Call for Art: Art2022

The Harlow invites artists to submit artwork to Art2022, the Harlow’s 27th annual juried show. Art2022 will be on view April 22 to May 28 at 100 Water St. in Hallowell. Art2022 is open to all Maine artists and to any artist with a strong connection to Maine. This year’s juror is Séan Alonzo Harris. […]

MOJAS Call for Art

Artists are invited to submit work to the Maine Open Juried Art Show (MOJAS), which will be held in Waterville from March 19 through April 22. Deadline for submissions is Feb. 21, and artists may submit up to two entries via the digital portal on the Maine Area Art Society website, www.watervilleareaartsociety.com/mojas. The show traditionally […]

Call for Art: “The Red Thread of Fate: A Juried Fiber Exhibition”

The Harlow invites artists to submit artwork to “The Red Thread of Fate: A Fiber Exhibition.” The exhibition will be on view Jan. 28 to Feb. 26, 2022 at 100 Water Street in Hallowell with an opening reception on Friday, Feb. 4 from 4 to 6 p.m.  “The Red Thread of Fate: A Fiber Exhibition” […]

Call for Art: Illuminations

The Harlow invites artist members and Spindleworks artists to submit one piece of art responding to the theme of “Illuminations” for its upcoming annual Members’ + Spindleworks Show and Sale on view Dec. 3 to Jan. 8. The theme is open to the artists’ interpretation. This opportunity is open to current members of the Harlow/Kennebec […]

Call for Art: ARTinME! 2021

Boothbay Region Art Foundation presents a state-wide juried exhibit, open to all full- and part-time Maine residents. The juror will be Keith Oehmig, director of Wiscasset Bay Gallery. The deadline for digital submissions is midnight Oct. 1. The exhibit will run from Oct. 15 to Nov. 14, and an awards reception will be held from […]

New issue of MMPA Antidote available online

In response to COVID-19 stay-at-home orders and local closings, the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts in Portland began creating the online series MMPA Antidote, which includes photographic artwork, audio interviews, and artist statements and reflections from Maine artists, aimed to serve as inspiration during times of isolation. Published bi-weekly, Antidote features contemporary photographers and interviews […]

Call for submissions: Portland Museum of Art

The Portland Museum of Art invites artists to submit work to “Untitled, 2020: Art From Maine In A _____ Time,” which is slated to run from Feb. 12 through May 31, 2021. “Art From Maine In A _____  Time” is a tribute to Helen E. and William E. Thon, who have enhanced the PMA’s regional […]

Annex Arts invites artists to submit to the ‘Castine in the Time of Quarantine’ project

Annex Arts is seeking submissions for its “Castine in the Time of Quarantine” project, a community-based journal to be published by Annex Arts. Submit stories, observations, notes, poetry, photos and art created and informed by your experience of the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine. Castine in the Time of Quarantine will record and reflect the diverse […]