Design

Seattle Erotic Art Festival 2024 Call for Art

The Seattle Erotic Art Festival, an annual 3-day festival held in the spring, is holding an open call for visual art, literary art, festival store, and film. This festival that has been running for more than 20 years, is known for showcasing the best in erotic art, covering many facets of sexuality, relationships, human connection, and gender.

Visual Art: We encourage artists to submit works of erotic art in any medium. Sculptors, multimedia artists, painters, and fiber artists are particularly encouraged to apply.

Literary Art: The SEAF Literary Anthology accepts all genres and styles of work including poetry, flash, and shiort works.

Hiiibrand Awards 2022 - Call for Entries is now open!

The Hiiibrand International Brand & Communication Design Awards is an international design award focused on brand shaping and design value.

This award aims to promote the communication and development of brand and communication design fields by globally collecting and selecting excellent brand practices and design strength. The Hiiibrand Awards are divided into Brand Awards and Design Awards. The Brand Awards commend companies and organizations that have achieved outstanding achievements in brand strategy, positioning, communication, visual image, etc., and the Design Awards commend individuals and teams that have realized design innovation and excellent performance in the field of communication design.

Open Call for the 25 Spiral Independent Creators Festival

Now accepting creators' applications for the 25 Spiral Independent Creators Festival (SICF25), happening from May 2-7, 2024 at Spiral (Tokyo). 

Launched in 2000, SICF is an open-call art festival that aspires to discover, foster, and support emerging artists and designers. Organized by Spiral, an arts complex in Tokyo’s Aoyama, SICF brings together creative talents across different fields and disciplines to present their work. The festival attracts a wide variety of visitors from the creative industries, including gallery owners, curators, collectors, buyers, and media professionals. Over the years, SICF has continued to expand as a platform for artistic activities, through encounters between new talents and visitors.

MiniARTures 2024

OPEN CALL

The FiKVA Foundation and WG Gallery are excited to announce an Open Call for artists to submit their miniature artworks in any medium (except for digital work) for a unique and captivating exhibition.
MiniARTures is a global competition, providing a platform for artists to demonstrate their skills in capturing the essence of realism within the confines of a miniature format (40x40 cm or 15,7 inches). This competition aims to encourage and support artists financially and provide them with an opportunity to exhibit their best works at WG Gallery for an extended period of time (11th May - 25 august 2024, Dordrecht, The Netherlands).

Prnt Scrn Zine

In a time when we are constantly thinking about conserving resources, recycling, and reusing material, what place does print have? What role do zines play? How do we choose what to print when dealing with an overabundance of material waste? On the other hand, the possibility of digital obsolescence may make us value print even more.

Zines offer a unique way of exploring these questions through a print-based medium. Zines are short publications with a long history of being self-published and DIY!

“To respond to these questions, we’re asking: If you could only print eight A5 pages, what would they be?”

The collection comes out on 24 January 2024!

ARTIST OPEN CALL - «COLORS» International Online Exhibition

Calling all Artists, Designers, and Color Enthusiasts,

We are delighted to announce an open call for submissions that celebrates the kaleidoscope of colors that shape our world. Whether you work in traditional mediums, digital art, photography, or any other form of visual expression, we invite you to explore and showcase the power and beauty of colors in your creative work.

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