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Call for Events and Call for Instructors

Complete listing of requests for submissions to textile competitions, exhibits, conference workshop proposals, and academic papers. Calls for entries and calls for instructors are added on a regular basis. If your event is not shown here, please add the information directly using the Add Event link.

Blue Ridge Fiber Show 2014
January 24, 2014   through   August 1, 2014

       Blue Ridge Fiber Show 2014   website

The Western North Carolina Fiber/Handweavers Guild sponsors the show with its many volunteers. More details including the prospectus, entry forms and photos of the winners in the 2012 show can be found at their website.

6x6x2014 - Call for Entries
February 1, 2014   through   April 20, 2014

       6x6x2014 - Call for Entries   website

Rochester Contemporary Art Center's (RoCo), international small art phenomenon returns for the 7th year! Help us once again to build an incredible exhibition of thousands of artworks made and donated by celebrities, international & local artists, designers, college students, youths, and YOU. Each artwork must be 6x6 square inches (15cm) or mounted to a 6x6 board, signed only on the back, and exhibited anonymously. All entries will be accepted; exhibited in the gallery & online, and offered for sale to the public for $20 each (in the gallery and online for global purchasing) to benefit RoCo. Artist names will be revealed to the buyer upon purchase and all artworks remain on display through July 13, 2014. Sold Out artists' names will be revealed next to their work online on July 4. Artists may enter up to 6 artworks of any medium (2D or 3D) and there is no fee to enter. Thank you for your participation!

February 20, 2014   through   September 15, 2014

       SQUARE   website

Focus: Fiber 2014
March 5, 2014   through   May 1, 2014

       Focus: Fiber 2014   website

Textile Art Alliance, an affiliate group of the Cleveland Museum of Art announces that Focus: Fiber 2014 will be a national competition. The exhibition will run from September 26, 2014 - January 18, 2015 at the Erie Art Museum in Erie, PA. Entry is open to all types of fiber art from baskets to wearable art.

Gifts of Art 2014-2015
March 5, 2014   through   May 15, 2014

       Gifts of Art 2014-2015   website

As one of the first and most comprehensive arts in healthcare programs nationwide, Gifts of Art brings the world of art & music to the University of Michigan Health System. Our nine galleries display over 50 exhibits a year. We seek both solo exhibits by individual artists and group exhibits by arts organizations. Please visit our Submissions website to submit or download an application.

ArtQuilt Elements 2014
March 21, 2014   through   May 3, 2014

       ArtQuilt Elements 2014   website

Call for Entries deadline Sept. 30, 2013AQE 2014 is the 11th Exhibition of this internationally acclaimed show set in suburban Philadelphia. "One of the distinctions of our show is our professional presentation of art quilts. The exhibition has been widely praised by reviewers and artists not only for exhibiting the quilts in a gallery setting but also for promoting the art quilt as an art form." The prospectus and entry information: The Jurors are: Susie Brandt, Full-time Faculty, Maryland Institute College of Art Gerhardt Knodel, Internationally Recognized Fiber Artist and Educator Jan Myers- Newbury, Quilt Artist and Educator

11th Annual Juried Multimedia Art Exhibition
May 25, 2014   through   June 30, 2014

       11th Annual Juried Multimedia Art Exhibition   website

Seeking fiber works of art to add diversity to our Juried Art Exhibition - a diverse exhibition of approximately 100 works. A panel of 3 jurors select works to be exhibited: Sylvia Yount, PhD, Ron Boehmer, MFA, and William Bennett, MFA. Open to all artists living in the USA. $35 entry fee for up to 3 works; over $5,000 in merit and purchase awards. No commission on sales (38% of works sold during 2013 exhibition. Entry deadline is March 15 2014. Prospectus and Entry Form available online: For additional information email or call 540-564-3400.

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