Tapestry Call for Entries

To submit Tapestry Call for Entries,  email ATA’s webmistress. Please send the name of the opportunity, the deadline for submission, a website, if available, and contact information.

Alibay and Saule Bapanov, "Lady Knight," 2006, 61" x 31"

Alibay and Saule Bapanov, “Lady Knight,” 2006, 61″ x 31″

Tapestry Call for Entries

  • Small Expressions

Deadline: January 29, 2018. Small Expressions is an annual, international, juried exhibit sponsored by the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) to showcase contemporary small scale works created using fiber techniques in any media, not to exceed 15 inches (38 cm) in any direction including mounting, framing, or display devices. Juried by Virginia Vogel, a Professor at Art at the University of Reno Nevada, the exhibit will be held July 1-15, 2018 at the Wilbur D. May Museum in Reno, Nevada, USA. Entry fees are $32 for HGA Members (Join Now) and $47 for Non-Members. Students attending an accredited educational institution may enter with no fee. For more information visit the HGA website or email Linda Campbell, HGA Exhibit and Editorial Assistant.

  • The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! 12th international, unjuried small format tapestry exhibition

Deadline: February 15, 2018 The entry form (intent to participate) is due. March 31, 2018 – the tapestry, and an image of the tapestry is due . The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! is open to all weavers. We invite entries which fit more traditional definitions of tapestry, and also entries that expand upon the core principles of the medium as they explore new techniques and processes. Multimedia work is welcome. The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! will hang at the Northwest Reno Public Library, 2325 Robb Drive. More information and online entry.

  • Textile Art of Today

Deadline: April 16, 2018. Textile Art of Today is an international show of contemporary professional textile art. It also includes a category of student art works. The exhibition will present works that cross the boundaries of classic textiles and which are innovative. We are looking forward to work with modern technologies, such as linking mobile apps with art works. We would like to see art works that work with the scents, light, shadow, kinetics, and other works that respond to the current themes of the global world. Of course there is also classic textile tapestry. At the exhibition, we welcome textile installations, objects, videos, works that are closer to sculptural but also jewellery creation…

The fifth annual Textile Art of Today will take place on 7 of September 2018 at the Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum in Bratislava (SK). After the exhibition on 25 of November 2018 in Bratislava, the exhibition will be gradually reinstalled in: the Tatra Gallery in Poprad (SK), the Gallery of the Slovak Museum in Uherske Hradiste (CZ), the Pesti Vigadó Gallery Budapest (HU) and finally the Historical Museum in Bielsko-Biala (PL). More information and the entry form: http://textileartoftoday.com/en/.
textileartoftoday@gmail.com

  • Fiberart International 2019 

Deadline: August 31, 2018. Fiberart International is produced by the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc., a non-profit, member supported organization that promotes the appreciation of fiber art and fosters its creative development and continuance.  Fiberart International 2019 seeks to exhibit the best of contemporary art and invites submissions that reflect a wide range of works related to the fiber medium.  The goal of the exhibition is to include innovative work rooted in traditional fiber materials, structure, processes and history, as well as art that explores unexpected relationships between fiber and other creative disciplines.  ($45 entry fee).  Jurors:  Sonya Clark, American artist; Barbara Luderowski, American artist and museum administrator; Jane Sauer, internationally known artist and curator.  Details are found by navigating to the supplied CaFe link.  https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4691

 

Ongoing opportunities

  • Fate, Destiny & Self Determination

Ongoing. Co-create a tapestry installation with Line Dufour by weaving a shape that she sends to you. Visit the project website page. Email Line.

  • Artist Submissions, The Craft & Folk Art Museum Shop

Ongoing. The Craft & Folk Art Museum Shop continues museum founder Edith Wyle’s mission to share beautiful, handmade art objects from around the globe. f you think you make something that fits the Craft & Folk Art Museum Shop, we’d love to see your work. We regularly review artist submissions. To be considered for consignment shop representation, please e-mail the following to museumshop@cafam.org, with the artist’s name as the message subject:

  • Artist/process statement
  • 6 high-quality JPG images, 6 inches longest side at 300 dpi. Please do not send files over 2 MB. Images must be saved with the following file name format: Medium_Lastname_Retail Price_Image#.jpg.
  • Numbered image inventory including title, dimensions, medium, date and retail price for each image.

Visit website for more information: www.cafamshop.org

  • Fiber Art Now

Ongoing.  Fiber Art Now, a quarterly publication, is calling for articles that will support its mission to connect and inspire the fiberarts and textiles community with the most compelling work in the field.  http://fiberartnow.net/submissions/.

  • Fiber Art Calls for Entry

Ongoing. Fiber Art Calls for Entry is a blog listing current and upcoming opportunities. You can read it here or subscribe.

  • CaFÉ

Ongoing. CaFÉ calls for entry is brought to you by the Western States Arts Federation, a non-profit arts service organization dedicated to the creative advancement and preservation of the arts. To subscribe click here.

 

 

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