Calls for Art

Calls for Art 2020-2021

 

 

GOING METRO CALL FOR ART PROPOSALS

Calling all South Dakota artists! The Sioux Falls Design Center is seeking art proposals for Going Metro, a creative program series about transportation! This paid opportunity is open to all artists in South Dakota! Learn more and submit by December 12! #goingmetro #goart

This project is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the South Dakota Community Foundation!
  • Deadline to apply, January 31,2020.
  • Ready to Apply? More information and applications click here.

WASHINGTON PAVILION VISUAL ARTS CENTER ARTS NIGHT

ARTS NIGHT 2021: CATALYST Everist Gallery · April 2, 2021 – June 13, 2021 Arts Night – A Gala to Support the Washington Pavilion · Thursday, June 17, 2021

  • Arts Night is a fundraising event supporting the mission and programs of the Washington Pavilion. All artwork that is accepted into the show will be sold at the live event on June 17,  2021.
  • Artwork will be featured online for pre-bidding.
  • Artwork will be divided between the live and silent auctions at the discretion of the jurors and benefit auction consultant.
  • All artwork will be featured onstage at Arts Night and receive equal promotion through the catalog and social media.
  • Starting bid prices will be determined by VAC staff and Arts Night committee members.
  • Artists will receive a free family membership to the Washington Pavilion and the option to choose one of the following perks: 25% of the auction sales price of your artwork, or one free              ticket to the auction event (valued at $125). Artists may gift their free membership if they do not wish to use it themselves.
  •  A print catalog with an artist directory will be mailed to all Arts Night attendees and artists.
  • Artists will be recognized at our Free First Friday reception on April 2, 2021.
  • Deadline to apply, March 1,2021.
  • Ready to Apply? More information and applications click here.

 

 

CITY HALL ARTS EXHIBIT INITIATIVE CALL FOR ART

  • The City of Sioux Falls is committed to promoting the arts by exhibiting the works of
    talented artists who contribute greatly to the health and vitality of our community,
    through the new Carver Gallery at City Hall. Featuring public art in City Hall gives
    local artists an opportunity to display their talents to the community and visitors, and
    gives visitors an opportunity to learn more about the unique cultural identity of Sioux
    Falls via the medium of visual art.
  • The City of Sioux Falls, with support from the Sioux Falls Arts Council and the City’s
    Visual Arts Commission, invites artists to submit proposals for the Carver Gallery
    at City Hall. Proposals will be reviewed, selected  and displays will be
    updated twice per year. The City, with support from the Sioux
    Falls Arts Council, has budgeted a stipend for selected artists, demonstrating their
    commitment to the value of artwork and artists in our community.
  • Deadline to apply, February 1, 2020.
  • Ready to Apply? For application materials, click here.
  •  City Hall Art Locations Map
  • For any questions regarding the Arts Initiative, please contact Operations Manager, Angelica Mercado-Ford at amford@artssiouxfalls.org, or at 605.271.6696.

 

WASHINGTON PAVILION VISUAL ARTS CENTER EXHIBIT PROPOSALS

  •  The Visual Arts Center welcomes proposals for exhibitions of artwork from all historical periods, media and genres of visual art. Proposals may be submitted by artists, curators, collectors or agents of exhibitions.
  • Proposals for exhibitions at the Visual Arts Center are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.
  • The Exhibition Committee meets on the third Wednesday of every other month to review proposals. The exhibition schedule is booked 1-3 years in advance.
  • Exhibitions are selected based upon the quality of the work in the proposal, the strength of the exhibition concept, the compatibility of the proposed exhibition with the existing exhibition calendar and the relevance of the proposal to the mission of the Visual Arts Center.
  • To apply, click here.

 

VISHNU BUNNY TATTOO- THIRD EYE GALLERY 

  • CALL FOR ARTISTS
  •  If you paint, draw, sculpt, photograph, we want to see your stuff for upcoming Third Eye Gallery shows.
  • Contact Mike Fleming at mikefleming@hotmail.com or text/call (605)251-2000
  • Check out the Arts South Dakota website for additional opportunities here.

 

Music

PERFORMANCE VENUE OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL AND TOURING BANDS AT TOTAL DRAG

  • Contact Dan Nissen at totaldragrecords@gmail.com for more info on booking

 

Please submit all calls for art to Kellen Boice, at kboice@artssiouxfalls.org