Call for Artists / Creative Placemaking / Davidson, Williamson, Maury Counties

WSP USA Inc. (WSP), is commissioning a group of artists to provide creative placemaking and community engagement services as part of the South Corridor Study this year. WSP, a planning and engineering firm, has been selected by the Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC) to undertake a study of mobility alternatives for the transportation corridor that connects Davidson, Williamson and Maury counties. The purpose of this Call to Artists is to create a pre-qualified roster of artists who will be selected for assignments as they become available. 
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Sponsored by US Forest Service, National Park Service & US Fish & Wildlife Service Residencies open to:  Art professionals in all media – visual (two and three dimensional: photographers, sculptors, painters, etc.), audio (musicians, singers, composers), film (video/filmmakers), performance artists, and writes (poets, fiction, essays, storytellers). Residency period: Typically June through August; dates & length of residencies var. Coordinator contact:  Barbara Lydon at

The North Carolina Statuary Hall Selection Committee is pleased to invite you to participate in this Call for Artists RFQ. The work will be to place a statue of the Rev. Dr. Billy Graham in the U.S. Capitol as part of their Statuary Hall permanent collection. See RFQ.

Call for Art for Ambassadors of Autism Exhibit April to September 2019. Ambassadors of Autism is a fine art exhibit with the purpose of raising awareness of autism, those who are on the spectrum and their abilities, and those dealing with autism in various roles. Artists are encouraged to attach a story to each submitted piece, a description of the work, and an artist bio. Learn more here

Artsclamation! is an annual fine art sale benefiting the behavioral health services of Peninsula, a member of Covenant Health and East Tennessee’s leader for effective, innovative and caring psychiatric services. This year’s sale will be Friday, October 25, and Saturday, October 26, at Rothchild Catering & Conference Center.

The Artsclamation! application process is open to all artists selling original works in a variety of media including acrylic, ceramic/clay, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, oil, original prints, pastel, pen/pencil, photography, stone, watercolor, and wood. Participating artists are chose by jury review.  30% of the sale price of each piece goes to support the work of Peninsula.

Interested artists should submit a completed online application, uploaded images, and non-refundable $25 application fee by May 3, 2019.  Notifications will be sent by June 30.

Submissions accepted through May 31, 2019
with juror and award-winning sculptor Patrick Dougherty 
Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University

Up to 15 works will be selected to exhibit October 4, 2019–October 4, 2020, on the handsome grounds of Auburn’s Arts District. This is the fourth installment of this popular exhibition and promises to be the biggest and best yet.Won’t you be a part of it all?

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