Call for Artists

Call for Artists

ART on POVERTY BAY – 2014-15 Des Moines’ Public Art Initiative

The Des Moines Arts Commission invites professional and emerging sculptors and artists to submit their outdoor art pieces to be displayed for sale or not in the City of Des Moines for one year.  This rotating exhibit may include up to 7 pieces of art to be sited on 216th St., Marine View Drive, at the Marina or in our Parks.  Artists whose art is chosen will be required to sign a loan agreement with the City of Des Moines.  The Des Moines Arts Commission will receive a 20% commission on art sold, which will go toward purchase of sculptures for a City Sculpture Garden. NO ENTRY FEE

Deadline: December 1, 2013

Prospectus and Information: Des Moines Arts Commission

La Conner Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit

La Conner, Washington, one of the Northwest’s premier artist communities and home to three museums, including the Museum of Northwest Art, seeks entries for its Ninth La Conner Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition. This successful outdoor show, sponsored by the La Conner Arts Commission, receives ongoing media coverage and brought the Town of La Conner a prestigious Municipal Achievement Award from the Association of Washington Cities. 

Entry deadline:  Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Prospectus & Information: La Connor Outdoor Sculpture Exhibitition 

Whatom Community College  WhatcomCC

In June of 2014, Whatcom Community College (WCC) will begin construction of an updated Pavilion and Student Recreation Center, including renovation of 6,700 square feet and a new addition of 22,725 square feet.  The Pavilion and Student Recreation Center is scheduled to open in September 2015. WCC is seeking applications from artists interested in developing original art work for this new and revitalized facility.

Deadline: Thursday, December 19, 2013 by 3:00 p.m. (extended)

Information & Prospectus:


Stay tuned for NWSSA  Member Show at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show on display February 2014Northwest Flower and Garden Show

Washington State Convention Center

NWSSA Members are invited to exhibit in the Northwest Stone Sculptors Association's Education Booth at the Flower and Garden Show! This is your show! Beginners are welcome and encouraged to participate.  If you are interested in participating,I will need a picture of the sculpture you wish to show.  I will be waiting for your emails and pictures.

If you have any questions or comments about the booth feel to contact me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . 


*Here is a link to CaFE site which serves as an aggregator for artist calls:

*Here is a link to the Artist Trust site with information, resources and calls for artists in all disciplines: