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June 30, 2002 FUNDAWEAR goes International! The third bi-annual
FUNDAWEAR show continues its tradition of taking an artistic look at
undergarments. The show is now inviting International artists to
participate. This year’s show will take place at the Center for
Contemporary Art in Sacramento, California in September. Entry fee.
Deadline August 1. For entry form, send a SASE to: F Carter, Box
278091, Sacramento CA 95827 OR

July 31, 2002 Call for Entries - “Shikishi: Gifts of Art for the New
Year” Juried international exhibition of art on gallery-supplied
shikishi board. Exhibition dates, Nov. 17, 2002-Jan. 12, 2003. Fee:
$25. Open to all. All media. Send $25 (make check payable to: City
of Walnut Creek) fee and name, address, phone number, email address
to Bedford Gallery-Shikishi, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the
Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek CA 94596, to receive an
authentic shikishi board and prospectus. Shikishi board request and
fee must reach Bedford Gallery between June 3 and Sept.13. Shikishi,
an ancient Japanese tradition, are artworks in a traditional format
(10.8" x 9.5") created to honor a friend on a special occasion, such
as a wedding, a job promotion or the new year. Shikishi created for
Bedford Gallery’s exhibition should express in images, words, or
both, the artist’s ideas, wishes, hopes (personal, national, global)
for the new year. Deadline for submission of art on shikishi board is
October 11, 2002. Refer to for more

August 30, 2002 LA PETITE X, 2002. All artists living in North
America. Small Format Competition, 2 & 3 D, entries $10 ea - 3/$25,
$2200 Awards, Slides are due October 11, 2002. For a prospectus send
an SASE to: Alder Gallery, Box 8517, Coburg OR 97408 OR 541-342-6411

August 31, 2002 INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION “Manifestations II:
Form & Function”, Exhibition Dec. 12 - Feb. 1, A call for mature,
dynamic artists who create FUNCTIONAL & WEARABLE ART. Slide
Deadline: Oct. 24. For prospectus, SASE to: “Manifestations”, Denise
Bibro Fine Art, 529 W 20th St Suite A, New York NY 10011

Jun 28, 2002 OCTOBER COMPETITION Oct 18-Nov 23, 2002. Open
internationally. Any traditional or experimental medium completed
within the last 2 years. Juried. Entry fee. For a prospectus send
an SASE to: Armory Art Center, 1703 Lake Av, West Palm Beach FL 33401

Jun 30, 2002 NEW CRAFT MUSEUM INTERNSHIPS Summer internships for
undergraduate and graduate students. Unpaid positions in education,
curatorial, development, public relations, registrar and
administration. Send letter of interest and resume to: Aliza Boyer,
American Craft Museum, 40 W 53rd St, New York NY 10019 OR
212-956-3535x159 OR

Jun 30, 2002 NEW RESPONSE TO 9-11 EXHIBITION Sep 11-Dec 29, 2002.
Works that relate or respond to the events of 9-11. Up to 3 slides.
Entry fee. For more contact: AmeriCulture Exhibition,
185 Elm St, Fitchburg MA 01420 OR

Jun 30, 2002 EXHIBITION PROPOSALS 2003-2005 seasons. Solo or groups
shows, 2D, 3D, installations and new media projects. For a
prospectus send an SASE to: Lawton Gallery, U of Wisconsin, 2420
Nicolet Dr, Green Bay WI 54311 OR 920-465-2916 OR 920-465-2890(FAX)

Jun 30, 2002 ART OF THE BOOK Open to all. Fine binding, papermaking,
paper decorating, calligraphy, boxmaking, fine printing, artists’
books. Entry fee. Catalog. For more please contact:
Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, 176 John St Suite 309,
Toronto Ontario M5T 1X5, Canada OR 416-581-1071 OR 905-851-6029(FAX)

Jun 30, 2002 ART OF THE BOOK Open to all. Fine binding, papermaking,
paper decorating, calligraphy, boxmaking, fine printing, artists’
books. Juried. Entry fee. For more contact: Book
Artists Guild, 176 John St Suite 309, Toronto ON M5T 1X5, Canada OR
416-581-1071 OR 905-851-6029(FAX) OR

Jun 30, 2002 EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES Open to individual artists or
small groups. Works must be for sale; 25% commission. Send a
written proposal, 6+ slides per artist, and SASE to: Steamboat
Springs Art Council, Box 774284, Steamboat Springs CO 80477 OR
970-879-9008 OR

Jun 30, 2002 EXHIBITION PROPOSALS 2002-2004 seasons. All media and
styles, including new genres, electronic. Should address
environmental and ecological themes in an innovative and challenging
manner. Send 15-20 slides, statement of intent, bio, resume and SASE
to: Orlo, Box 10342, Portland OR 97296 OR 503-242-1047 OR

Jun 30, 2002 FOUNTAIN PROJECT Seeking artists to propse a tile
design and cost estimate for a fountain with 3 nozzle masks. For more
contact: Dory Wegrzyn, Sawmill Community Trust, 904 19th
St NW, Albuquerque NM 87104 OR 505-764-0359

Jun 30, 2002 BERLIN WALL RUBBLE ART PROJECT Artists are invited to
join a project making art from rubble from the Berlin Wall. Contact:
407-464-4532 OR

Jun 30, 2002 WOMEN ARTISTS Seeking membership applications from
professional women artists. Provides exhibition opportunities.
Juried. For a prospectus send a #10 SASE to: National Assn of Women
Artists, 41 Union Sq W #906, New York NY 10003 OR

Jul 01, 2002 NEW SEEKING PORTRAITURE WORK The Bumber Biennial
Portrait Project will take place in Seattle August 27 to September 2.
All aspects of portraiture are welcome but limited to painting,
sculpture, crafts, photography, and video. No dealers, galleries, or
art reps may enter. One 35mm slide only or videotape per artist. No
slides or tapes will be returned. Contact: Matthew Kangas, 3038 NW
Market St #4, Seattle WA 98107

Jul 01, 2002 REACTIONS Sep 11-Oct 28, 2002. Work that addresses
living in the new America. Entry fee. For a prospectus send an SASE
to: Union Street Gallery, 1655 Union Av, Chicago Heights IL 60411 OR
708-754-2601 OR 708-754-8779(FAX)

Jul 01, 2002 SCULPTURE COMPETITION Open to all. Sculpture suitable
for 1 year outdoor exhibition. $1000 honorarium. For a prospectus
send an SASE to: Greg Inkmann, Washburn U Sculpture Competition, 2135
SW Prairie Rd, Topeka KS 66614

Jul 02, 2002 ART COMPETITION Open to representational art only. Over
$12000 in awards. For a prospectus send a #10 SASE to: Bosque
Conservatory Art Council, Box 502, Clifton TX 76634 OR OR

3-25, 2002. Two and three dimensional categories. Eligible
two-dimensional media are oil, acrylic watermedia, pastel,
printmaking, graphics, and mixed media. Sculpture must be light
enough for one person to handle. All work will be juried by slides.
Awards. Entry fee. For a prospectus, send a SASE to: Sheila Lavovith,
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, 33 East 35th St, Paterson NJ
07514 OR

International Museum of Surgical Science seeks artists’ proposals
for quarterly exhibitions that adress themes of anatomy,
disease/wellness, disability and other medical issues for 2003-4
season. $25 submission fee. For more please contact:
Anatomy in the Gallery, International Museum of Surgical Science,
1524 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago IL 60610 OR 312-642-6502 OR

artists who use white, wounds, guns, and medical imagery in their
works. Video, photo, painting, sculpture, printmaking, dance, spoken
word. Send slides, resume, any promotional material and SASE to:
Dirty Girl Productions, 11-15 46th Rd #3D, LIC NY 11101 OR

Jul 15, 2002 NEW PUBLIC ART PROJECT $90000 artist contract to be
awarded for public art to be included in the MBTA station on Red
Line. For a prospectus send a 9x4 SASE to: Joseph White, MBTA Art
Program, 10 Park Plaza 5th Fl, Boston MA 02116

Jul 15, 2002 NEW SEEKING VISUAL ARTISTS Citizen Works, a nonprofit
dedicated to giving people the tools and opportunities to build a
more just democracy, has started the Emerging Artist Project. The
project will provide a space for progressive artists to converge,
share their work and experience, and encourage and spotlight emerging
new artists. Each month one or more artists wll be featured. For more
please contact: OR

Jul 15, 2002 PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITY Seeking an experience artist to
work as a member of a design team for a new city multi-use park
facility. Artist will draw upon the site’s rich ecological and
social history to develop artistic elements to be incorporated into
the park’s design documents. Fee between $25000-$50000. For more
contact: Tasha Loveness, City of Santa Cruz,
831-420-5270 OR

Jul 15, 2002 VISIONS INTERNATIONAL Seeking submissions for all media
juried exhibition. Cash awards. All artists over the age of 18
working in any medium are eligible. Work must be original and must
have been completed in the last two years (1999 or later). For more
prospectus send SASE to: Art Center Waco, Box 114, Waco TX 76703 OR
254-752-4371 OR OR

Jul 19, 2002 ANNUAL CRAFT CONFERENCE and annual meeting of the
Association of Virginia Artisans. Workshops, panel discussions,
seminars on effective booth design, promotion/PR, pricing, etc. For
more please contact: Arts Business Institute, Rosen
Group, 3000 Chestnut Av #300, Baltimore MD 21211 OR 410-889-2933 OR
410-889-1320(FAX) OR

Jul 20, 2002 SCULPTURE COMPETITION Sep 21, 2002-Aug 1, 2003. Annual
outdoor sculpture contest. Entry fee. Up to 3 pieces of work. $10000
in purchase awards. For more contact: Finer Things
Gallery, 1898 Nolensville Rd, Nashville TN 37210 OR 615-244-3003 OR

Jul 22, 2002 NEW ARTIST IN RESIDENCE Jan 2003. 3 positions. Open
to artists working in fiber, textiles, clay, fine metals, jewelry,
metalsmithing, enameling, painting, photography, printmaking, works
on paper. Must have professional exhibition record, teaching
experience. $600 honorarium. Send 10 slides, resume, bio, clippings,
statement and SASE to: Stephen McKenzie, Arts Workshop for Adults,
Box 540, Newark NJ 07101 OR

Jul 26, 2002 NEW PUBLIC ART PROJECT 3 sites for artwork in school
of architecture. Must be of durable materials that will withstand
heat, humanity, direct sunlight and wind. $58873 budget.
Possibilities include environmental and landscape art. For more
contact: John Bailly, Art in State Buildings Program, Art
Museum at FIU PC 112, 1101 SW 14th St, Miami FL 33199 OR 305-348-2278

TRAVEL Art will be displayed at the Orlo gallery in Industrial NW
Portland in August 2002, in celebration of Bikesummer. Work must be
postcard-sized and no larger than 8.5 x 5 inches. For further
please contact: Orlo, Box 10342, Portland OR 97296 OR OR

Competition will take place in Florida September 12 to October 11.
Works based on human form, all media except video will be accepted.
Juried. Entry Fee. For prospectus send an SASE to: Armory Art Center,
1703 Lake Av, West Palm Beach FL 33401 OR

Jul 30, 2002 PAVILION DESIGN COMPETITION To create an innovative
street presence for visual art during Artcity. Juried. Pavilions
will be designed to show one or more works of art. Entry fee. For
more contact: Meg van Rosendaal, Box 2295 Sta M, Calgary
AB T2P 2M6, Canada OR 403-243-2371 OR OR

Jul 31, 2002 NEW BUSINESS BOOK PROPOSALS Nonfiction general and
small business trade books. 15-20 titles a year. Multiple queries OK.
For more contact: Entrepreneur Books, 2445 McCabe Way,
Irvine CA 92614 OR 949-261-2325 OR OR

Jul 31, 2002 NEW REST ROOM EXHIBITION Examining the construct,
metaphor, site and convention of the bathroom, and exploring issues
of privacy and introspection vs. extrospection. For a prospectus send
an SASE to: Center for the Arts-Rest Room, 539 Tremont St, Boston MA

Jul 31, 2002 NEW WOMEN’S GALLERY Artist-run women’s gallery seeks
work in all media for exhibition opportunities. For a prospectus
send an SASE to: SOHO20, 511 W 25th St Suite 605, New York NY 10001

Jul 31, 2002 ANNUAL ART CONTEST & EXHIBIT Aug 8-15, 2002. All
entries must be original works. All artwork must be relate to Elvis
or Graceland. Various divisions. For more please
contact: Pete Davidson, Annual Elvis Week Art Contest & Exhibit, 1532
Two Place, Memphis TN 38116 OR 800-238-2010 OR 901-332-3322 OR

Aug 01, 2002 NEW ANNIVERSARY OF FLIGHT PROJECT Public art project
celebrating the aviation industry and promoting awareness of the
arts. Up to 3 proposals per artist. $1000 honorarium. For more
contact: Bernadette Bradshaw, City Arts, 225 W Lewis,
Wichita KS 67202 OR 316-337-9044 OR

Aug 01, 2002 NEW SACRED ART EXHIBITION Oct 26, 2002-Jan 5, 2003.
All media. Sacred and liturgical art, representational or abstract.
For more contact: Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N
Whitewoman St, Coshocton OH 43812 OR 614-622-8710

Aug 01, 2002 NEW SOCIAL ART EXHIBITION Accepting entries for “Who
is the Enemy?” For a prospectus send an SASE to: Gallery of
Social-Political Art, 565 Boylston St, Boston MA 02116 OR

Aug 01, 2002 NEW SOCIAL JUSTICE EXHIBITION Jun 2003. “Living in a
Straight World-LBGT art with Personal Commentary.” Open entry, all
ages. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Artists for Social Justice,
565 Boylston St, Boston MA 02116 OR 617-628-0156 OR

Aug 02, 2002 NEW DIA DE LOS MUERTOS EXHIBITION Oct 25-Nov 15, 2002.
Open to all. 2D and 3D work that must focus on the Mexican Day of
the Dead. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Maude Kerns Art Center,
1910 E 15th Av, Eugene OR 97403 OR 541-345-1571 OR 541-345-6248(FAX)

Aug 06, 2002 KINETIC ART EXHIBITION All media art show, but must be
based on the theme of movement. 2D or 3D artwork. Juried. For a
prospectus send an SASE to: Move It!, Box 747, Athens OH 45701 OR

Aug 14, 2002 INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ART MARKET Oct 11-13, 2002.
Opportunity for Native artists to compete for over $20000 in prize
money. Juried. In Mt Pleasane MI. For more contact: Kim
Cronkite, 989-775-4121 OR OR

Aug 15, 2002 MAKEUP ARTISTRY COMPETITION Sep 28-30, 2002. Gen-X
makeup contest. Entry fee. Cash awards. For more information
contact: Face & Body Spa, 800-372-0255 OR

“Openings” will take place October 11 to November 3. Juried. A call
for artists to explore the physical boundary between interiortity
and anteriority (inside/outside). For more please
contact: Paul Fredrick Preissner, FONA, 2010 West Grace St Fl 3,
Chicago IL 60618 OR 773-327-6679 OR

Aug 16, 2002 NEW COWBOY ART SHOW Sep 20-22, 2002. Open to artists
18 and up. 2D and sculpture, no photo or computer art. Poetry and art
show. Entry fee. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Artists Guild,
Box 6117, Riverton WY 82501

Aug 17, 2002 NEW NATIONAL ART COMPETITION Call for entries for San
Francisco bay-area gallery. All media except video. $30/3 slides.
Juried. Awards. For prospectus, send an SASE to: Artisans, 78 E
Blithedale Av, Mill Valley CA 94941 OR

Aug 26, 2002 FURNITURE AS ART Nov 1-Dec 13, 2002. Open to any artist
who creates hand-made furniture in any medium. Entry fee. $1000
award. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Furniture Exhibit, 951
College Av, Jasper IN 47546 OR 812-482-3070 OR 812-634-6997(FAX) OR

Aug 31, 2002 NEW ARTIST WANTED Redevelopment agency seeks artist
to live rent-free for a year in Woonsocket RI. Any media. Artist will
live in a 3 bedroom apartment, newly renovated in exchange for 5
hours a week working on art with local kids. For an application
contact: Joe Garlick, Woonsocket Neighbordhood Development
Corporation, 401-762-0993 OR

Sep 01, 2002 9/11 EXHIBITION Aug 16-Sep 18, 2002. Open call to
artists, poets, etc. Special exhibition marking the passage of one
year from the tragic terrorist attacks. For more information
contact: Charles Giuliano, New England School of Art and Design, 75
Arlington St, Boston MA 02116 OR 617-573-8785 OR 617-536-0461(FAX) OR

Sep 01, 2002 MEMORIAL COMMISSION Seeking proposals from artists
wishing to be considered for the commission to develop and create a
Memorial for Burke County WWII veterans. Must be 3D and suitable for
long term outdoor display. $75000 budget. For complete guidelines
contact: Ann DiSanto, Burke Arts Council, 115 E Meeting St,
Morganton NC 28655 OR

artists of all medias. Works must break the silence about
spirituality and/or address the integration of spirituality &
humanity. $15/1-3 slides. Juried. Show will take place November 1 to
December 24, 2002 as a featured event of the Indianapolis Spirit &
Place Festival - Breaking Silence. 30% commission. For a prospectus,
send an SASE to: Domont Studio Gallery, 545 South East St,
Indianapolis IN 46225 OR 317-685-9634 OR

Sep 07, 2002 NEW ART COMPETITION Sep 11-28, 2002. Open to artists
in all media. $1000 memorial prize and other cash prizes. Juried.
For a prospectus send an SASE to: Art Assn, 37 Lexington Rd, Concord
MA 01742 OR

Sep 07, 2002 NEW SMALL WORKS EXHIBITION Dec 4-21, 2002. Any media,
12"x12" max. Entry fee. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Bromfield
Art Museum, 11 Thayer St, Boston MA 02118 OR 617-451-3605 OR

Sep 13, 2002 ART COMPETITION Oct 8-Nov 2, 2002. Visual art,
photography and miniatures. Cash and merchandise prizes. For a
prospectus send a #10 SASE to: Donovan Greene, 16286 E Purdue Pl,
Aurora CO 80013 OR 720-870-7105 OR OR

Sep 15, 2002 CALL FOR PROPOSALS Inviting proposals for solo, group
and curated visual arts exhibitions for the 2003-2004 season of
gallery. Seeking innovative work in all media including installation
that deals with contemporary issues and concerns. Processing fee.
For a prospectus, send an SASE to: Janet Teunis, Race Street
Prospectus, Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts, 41 Sheldon SE,
Grand Rapids MI 49503 OR 616-454-7000x25 OR

Sep 16, 2002 NEW DINNER PLATE EXHIBITION Opens Mar 13, 2003. Show
and sale of dinner plates and serving pieces. All work must be for
sale. Juried. Entry fee. Open to all media. For a prospectus send
an SASE to: Center for Crafts, 25 Sagamore Rd, Worcester MA 01605 OR

Sep 20, 2002 NEW SCULPTURAL PUBLIC ART Seeking suspended
sculptural work for atrium of school of architecture. $31000 budget.
For more contact: Harris Wiltsher, Art in State Buildings
Program, Florida A & M U, Foster Tanner Fine Arts Rm 100A,
Tallahassee FL 32307 OR 850-561-2842

Propelled Ideas is a bi-annual competition of artists who are
actively involved in using computer technology to create works in any
medium and aesthetic discipline. Any original art created on a
computer is acceptable, whether from inception or from scanned images
that have been combined/manipulated. Juried. Purchase Awards (a
minimum of $1500) and purchased works will become part of
University’s permanent collection. For more please
contact: OR

for “Shoes: The Sole of Humanity” at the John Michael Kohler Arts
Center October 20 to January 19. No entry fee. For guidelines,
please contact: Lori Singer, JMKAC, Box 489, Sheboygan WI 53082 OR
920-458-6144 OR

the development of scholars & artists by assisting them to engage in
research in any field of knowledge & creation in any of the arts,
under the freest possible conditions & irrespective of race, color,
or creed. Appointments are usually for 1 year. Contact: John Simon
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 90 Park Av, New York NY 10016 OR
212-687-4470 OR 212-697-3248(FAX) OR OR

OHIO The 15th People’s Art Show, taking place November 1 to December
14, 2002, celebrates creativity and diversity - all submissions are
exhibited! Open to all media, any size, no age or residency
restrictions. No mail-in entries. $5 Donation per entry gladly
accepted. For more please contact: 216-687-2103 OR OR

Oct 16, 2002 NEW WOMEN ARTISTS EXHIBITION Jan 17-Feb 20, 2002.
“Normal-Abnormal.” Especially seeking 2D work that examines various
kinds of abnormalities. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Woman Made
Gallery, 1900 S Prairie Av, Chicago IL 60616 OR 312-328-0038 OR

Oct 23, 2002 NEW WOMEN’S HOLIDAY BAZAAR Nov 29-Dec 22, 2002. Call
for unique, hand-made crafts and small-scale artwork by women.
Membership required. For a prospectus send an SASE to: Woman Made
Gallery, 1900 S Prairie Av, Chicago IL 60616 OR 312-328-0038 OR

Nov 06, 2002 MINIATURE ART SHOW Nov 13-Dec 22, 2002. Open to all.
Watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, drawing, sculpture, mixed media.
Entry fee. For a prospectus send an SASE to: MonDak Heritage Center,
Box 50, Sidney MT 59270 OR 406-433-3500

2003. Artwork in all media, style and themes. Juried. For a
prospectus send an SASE to: Woman Made Gallery, 1900 S Prairie Av,
Chicago IL 60616 OR 312-328-0038 OR