2020 Calls for Artists and Artwork

CALLS FOR ART – GALLERY 140 and More

NEW MEXICO FIBER CRAWL in MAY 2020!
Cancelled  🙁 due to isolation orders

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MARCH MASTERPIECE FACEBOOK POP-UP ART CONTEST
ANNOUNCES WINNER!

Parry Primroses by award-winning watercolorist Jane Fritz won first place
in a Facebook contest run on the Las Vegas Arts Council’s Facebook album March Masterpiece Contest.  Jane is also curating our June show, Splash!  See below for call information.

Five talented Las Vegas area artists accepted the challenge! We uploaded their entries into an album, and Parry Primrose earned the most likes before midnight Friday, April 3.  The (drum roll, please) grand prize will be (fanfare, please) a roll of toilet paper!

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Calling all watermedia artists:

June 3-27, 2020     Las Vegas Art Council Gallery 140 (or online if necessary)

This exhibit will be juried and curated by watercolorist Jane Fritz NMWS, WCWS, WSA. www.janefritz.com

Entry Deadline April 28, 2020

Please click here for the Prospectus  (Includes Artist Agreement)

If you have trouble opening the Prospectus file, email us and we will send as attachment.

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CALL FOR ARTISTS for JULY
WHEELS AND STEEL

July events are dependent
on the health and safety of the community.

Full size version of call here.
Curator: K. Dawne Holmes  
Deadline for exhibiting artists June 19, 2020

Complete call packet here.

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Are you keeping up with opportunities for big and small public art projects via www.callforentry.org? Café isn’t just limited to public art but includes other calls for work as well.

NMArts and LVAC ARTIST SUPPORT – CAFÉ
If you have difficulty using CAFÉ (Call for Entry), we are planning a workshop with Department of Cultural Affairs Project Director for Art in Public Places. We would LOVE to help you get comfortable with the process.  Please let us know, so we can schedule it.  We are looking for a group of 5 – 10 artists.

Check this page often!

To receive notice of calls, please email us HERE or to discover new ways to participate, click below…

Opportunities

A Community Gallery

 Proposals and Possibilities

Musicians, poets, actors, dancers, authors, performers…
WE KNOW YOU ARE ARTISTS, TOO!
We usually use the gallery for visual art exhibits, but it is also a great space for salons, performances, readings, conversations, and MORE!

Your ideas are the seeds of a flourishing community gallery.  Brainstorms are always welcome.  Call 505-425-1085 or email us at lvac@lasvegasartscouncil.org or drop into 140 Bridge Street, Las Vegas, NM, Tuesday through Saturday 1-4 pm or by appointment.