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LUSTER: PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION • Imperial Center, Rocky Mount, NC

In conjunction with LUSTER: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting , the Arts Center is excited to host a photography exhibition during the Fall 2018 season! We are accepting 40 photographs for temporary display. U.S. artists 18 years of age or older may submit up to two photographs. There is no submission fee for this competition.

Deadline to submit is Friday, August 17, 2018. Click here for information.


PINE KNOLL SHORES ARTISTS SHOW • AUGUST 2018 

The Bogue Banks Library is hosting a PKS Artists Show in August. This is a non-juried show and open only to PKS residents. Two- and three-dimensional art is welcome. For further info contact Pat Warnke patwarnke@hotmail.com or call 252-726-0082. A casual reception is planned for Friday, August 10th, 3:00–4:00 pm.


2018 BANK OF THE ARTS NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION
Craven Arts Council

Submit your work to the 2018 Bank of the Arts National Juried Exhibition! This prestigious exhibit showcases local, regional, and nation art in the Main Gallery at Bank of Arts. Featuring $6000 in prizes and honoraria, the National Juried Exhibition is the premier art event for Craven Arts Council. Call for entries is open from May 1 until August 5. Click here for more information. 


ARTS OF THE PAMLICO CALL FOR ARTISTS 

Submission Dates: July 18-22 – Annual Photography Show; October 28 – 1 Day Only for 54th Annual Fine Arts Show. Click here for more information.


A STROKE OF PATRIOTISM • "MY AMERICA" CONTEST

Our 2018 Art Contest, "My America," includes 2D art (any media), photography and fiber art. "My America" is an opportunity for you to create your best expression of our great country. Total prize money is $4,750 with an overall first prize of $2,500 and three category prizes of $750 each.

We would love for you to enter and once again show how the North Carolina artist community proudly supports our veterans and their families in times of need. To date, you have provided assistance to over 40 veterans and their families! Click here for more information. Closing date for submissions September 14, 2018.

Adele Buytenhuys, Director, A Stroke of Patriotism adele@strokeofpatriotism.org

2018 MUM'S THE WORD EXHIBITION 

Draw, paint, photograph, or collage your best chrysanthemum for the Mum's the Word exhibition this October! As part of the 2018 New Bern Mumfest, various downtown businesses and galleries will display entries from the exhibit in their galleries and shops. Entries will be reviewed by a committee from the Mumfest planning committee and one winner's artwork will be selected for the 2018 Mumfest banner. Entry deadline September 21-22, 2018 . Click here for more information.


CALL FOR SCULPTURE ARTISTS 

Caldwell Arts Council announces the 33rd annual Sculpture Celebration in Lenoir, NC on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the T.H. Broyhill Walking Park in Lenoir, North Carolina.

Sculptors are invited to bring up to three sculptures for this one-day competition for $11,000 in cash awards, along with potential sales and commissions. This annual event attracts sculptors and buyers from the eastern United States to Lenoir, North Carolina. Last year, over 4,500 people throughout the southeast attended the family-friendly celebration. Early registration discounts are available. For additional details, contact the Caldwell Arts Council, 828-754-2486, or click here for information.


ARTS ON THE PERQUIMANS • 8th ANNUAL ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW
OCTOBER 6, 2018
 

Sponsored by Perquimans Arts League. Click here for more information.


FOURTH ANNUAL SOUND TO SEA PAINT OUT

Register for the Fourth Annual Sound To Sea Paint Out, Art Show and Sale to be held on October 19-21, 2018. Sponsored by Seaside Art Council, hosted by Irene Bailey-Fine Art Oil Portraits, in conjunction with Oil Painters of America.

Click here for more information or email: irene@irenebailey.com.