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Royal Society of Marine Artists | Open Call

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Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the Royal Society of Marine Artists at their Annual Exhibition 2022 (the exhibition will run from 22 September until 1 October at Mall Galleries, London). 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY 8 JULY, 12 noon

The Royal Society of Marine Artists seeks submissions of art inspired by the sea and marine environment, including harbours and shorelines, traditional craft and contemporary shipping, creeks, beaches, wildlife - in short anything that involves tidal water.

The Society's annual exhibition offers several prizes and awards, including The Charles Pears Award for an outstanding work by a non-member (see 'Prizes & Awards' below).

It is widely recognised as a showcase for the best in contemporary marine art, with selected work from the open entry hung alongside the work of RSMA members.

Prizes Details: 

PRIZES & AWARDS (subject to final confirmation)

There are many prizes and awards available to win, including:

  • Baltic Exchange Award: For an outstanding work related to the maritime industry, selected by the Society’s President and the Chairman of the Baltic Exchange. Including works related to trade (ports, cargo vessels, etc), ship building, safety at sea / the crew, the RNLI or NCI. The Baltic is an historic membership organisation at the heart of the international shipping industry, providing services relied upon by shipping markets worldwide. Value £2,000.
  • The Charles Pears Award: For an outstanding work, in any medium, by a non-member. Presented by the RSMA in memory of Charles Pears, founding member and first President. Value £500.
  • The Kenneth Denton Award: Made possible by the generosity of long-standing member Kenneth Denton. Value £500.
  • The Murray's Commercial Fishing Award: Two prizes for works in any medium depicting commercial fishing. First Prize £500, Second Prize £100.
  • The RSMA Award for the Best Small Painting: For a work in any medium measuring no more than 30 cm / 12 inches along the longest dimension (excluding frame). Made possible by the generosity of a Life Member. Value £300.
  • The RSMA New Generation Award: Awarded by the Society, the successful artist will receive £250. Open to all artists aged 35 or under at the time of submission.
  • The Topbond Marine Award: For works depicting marine engineering or construction activities in harbours, estuaries or marine waters within the UK. Value £250.
  • The Winsor & Newton Oil Prize: £250 worth of Winsor & Newton art materials for a notable oil painting.
  • The Artist Magazine Award: The winner will be interviewed for a feature in The Artist magazine.
  • The Classic Boat Award: A year’s subscription to Classic Boat and profile feature of the winner in Classic Boat Magazine.
Location: 
Mall Galleries | Online Submission
Deadline: 
08/July/2022

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Submission fee: £20 per work (or £14 per work for artists aged 35 or under).
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LAST WEEK TO ENTER: Figurative Art Now

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Established in 1961, the Federation of British Artists (FBA) is a major visual arts charity championing figurative art. It operates the Mall Galleries and comprises nine of the UK’s leading art societies. For its 60thanniversary, the FBA is launching a brand-new online exhibition and prize: Figurative Art Now. 

Figurative artists of any age working in the UK can enter online for the chance to be selected by an eminent judging panel of artists and critics. The selected work will show in Figurative Art Now this summer. The exhibition welcomes a variety of work in different styles and media including painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking and illustration.

THE JUDGES

Jo Baring, Director of the Ingram Collection of Modern British and Contemporary Art.

Andrew Gifford, artist.

Clare O’Brien, CEO of the Mall Galleries.

Barbara Walker, artist.

Jonathan Watkins, Director of the Ikon Gallery.

THE PRIZES

Exhibition Prize: a solo exhibition at the Mall Galleries. This selling exhibition will last a week and include coverage on the Mall Galleries website and expenses.

Figurative Art Prize: £5,000 in cash from the Federation of British Artists.

Mentorship Prize: studio visits and workshops on digital marketing, exhibition administration and management for 3 early career artists.

Artist Feature Prize: a dedicated profile on the Federation of British Artists and Mall Galleries online platforms including website, newsletter, and social media. 

THE KEY DATES

Tuesday 1 June 2021: Deadline to enter

Friday 18 June 2021: Results announced

Monday 5 July: Exhibition opens

Sunday 19 September 2021: Exhibitions closes

To enter: https://fan.artopps.co.uk/

Deadline: 
01/June/2021

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Open Call for Submissions for the Collective Marvelous Artists Book Series No: 2

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Marvelous Art Gallery is proudly presenting a selection of their work. They are widely recognized for a unique artistic process and have traveled all over the world to create original, innovative fine art. Owing to unforgettable cultural encounters, great teachers and personal ambition, these talented artists seek to spread artistry on an international scale. 

We have an Art Gallery, Art Magazine and Art Book. We are now accepting art submissions for our Collective Art Book Series No:2 of our Book "Marvelous Artists". We have free entry but only participation artists will pay a small participation fee. We are giving 4 pages to each artist. This book will be open for Worldwide Shipping through Amazon. You can see our Marvelous Artist's Book Collective Art Book Series No.1 from here:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08XGSTL41 

Artists are welcome to submit works in any medium: painting, drawing, writing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, photography, textile, installation, mixed media, digital art. 

Visual Art Guidelines: We will accept art in JPEG, PNG or TIFF formats. Artwork must be 300 dpi colorful or black and white. All artwork must be at least 8.5’’ x 11’’. 
Written Guidelines: We accept submissions in DOC, DOCX, and RTF formats. For poetry, up to four poems, one per page. 
Prize Details: Submissions are free. But if our Jury selects your works, then we have a small participation price. 

You can find the application form in our website : 

http://marvelousartgallery.com/

Deadline: 
15/April/2021

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Open Call for Submissions for the Collective Marvelous Artists Book Series No: 2

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Marvelous Art Gallery is proudly presenting a selection of their work. They are widely recognized for a unique artistic process and have traveled all over the world to create original, innovative fine art. Owing to unforgettable cultural encounters, great teachers and personal ambition, these talented artists seek to spread artistry on an international scale. 

We have an Art Gallery, Art Magazine and Art Book. We are now accepting art submissions for our Collective Art Book Series No:2 of our Book "Marvelous Artists". We have free entry but only participation artists will pay a small participation fee. We are giving 4 pages to each artist. This book will be open for Worldwide Shipping through Amazon. You can see our Marvelous Artist's Book Collective Art Book Series No.1 from here:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08XGSTL41 

Artists are welcome to submit works in any medium: painting, drawing, writing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, photography, textile, installation, mixed media, digital art. 

Visual Art Guidelines: We will accept art in JPEG, PNG or TIFF formats. Artwork must be 300 dpi colorful or black and white. All artwork must be at least 8.5’’ x 11’’. 
Written Guidelines: We accept submissions in DOC, DOCX, and RTF formats. For poetry, up to four poems, one per page. 
Prize Details: Submissions are free. But if our Jury selects your works, then we have a small participation price. 

You can find the application form in our website : 

http://marvelousartgallery.com/

Deadline: 
21/March/2021

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Call for Submission. For ARTISTS and PHOTOGRAPHERS!

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Art & Beyond accepting applications be published in the Annual Special Online Issues: Figurative Art and Nude 2018. 

For ARTISTS and PHOTOGRAPHERS! Art & Beyond is a promotional service for artists in form of both Online and Print Edition Magazine intended to be distributed to galleries, museums and art consultants to promote published artists.

To apply http://www.artandbeyondpublications.com/art-beyond-magazine-promotion/nude-competition/

Deadline: 
31/July/2018
Fee Detail: 
$45.00

Todd Davis Awarded a Solo Art Exhibition

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Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is extremely pleased to announce that Todd Davis has been awarded a month-long solo art exhibition on their website. Todd Davis and his award winning figurative photography will be featured on the gallery’s front page and in the “Solo Art Series” section of their website.

Todd Davis will also be promoted in 550+ press releases and throughout the gallery’s social media networks. In addition, his photography will be displayed on the gallery’s Artsy.net page, highlighted on their YouTube channel and with an event postcard. At the conclusion of the solo art exhibition his photography will continue to be available for viewing in the gallery’s archive.

The “Solo Art Series” consists of four month-long solo art exhibitions for established artists, who have a body of work to present to the public.

To be considered for these shows, artists were asked to submit 3 components; 1.  Their art.  2.  Their artist biography.  3.  Their artist statement.   The four winning artists were selected based on the merits of all three components of their presentations.  https://www.lightspacetime.art/todd-davis-solo-art-exhibition/.

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About Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery conducts monthly themed online art competitions and art exhibitions for new and emerging artists on a worldwide basis.  It is the gallery's intention to help today's artists to successfully market their art to a worldwide audience.  The art gallery website can be viewed here: https://www.lightspacetime.art

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