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Saturday, April 29, 2017

CALL FOR ARTISTS: 13th Annual LeucadiART Walk

Hello Artists:

Early applications are open for our 13th Annual LeucadiART Walk on Sunday August 27, 2017! Thank you to all who have participated in the past, we look forward to another successful year in 2017.

The LeucadiART Walk is a must attend event in San Diego drawing 5,000 people to Leucadia for the day to purchase art, interact with art and enjoy the performing arts. This event is free and open to the public. Our media reach through the Leucadia 101 is growing and so is the exposure for the event.

Please visit our website to view the 2017 vendor application. 
Click The early application deadline closes on May 31st. We only accept a maximum of 101 fine artists into this juried show. If you have questions please contact the Leucadia 101 Main Street office by emailing or by phone (760) 436-2320.

Thank you and the selection committee looks forward to reviewing your application soon!
Carris Rhodes, Executive Director, Leucadia 101 Main Street Association.

CALL FOR ARTISTS: La Jolla Art and Wine Festival 2017

La Jolla Art and Wine Festival 2017

Lower Girard in the heart of La Jolla
La Jolla, California (West)

Event Dates: 10/7/17 - 10/8/17
Application Deadline: 7/20/17 Midnight PST
82 day(s) and 16 hour(s) remaining


Images: 4 (a booth shot is required)
Fee (Jury Fee): $25.00
You can submit up to 2 applications for this show.

Event Summary
The 2017 La Jolla Art & Wine Festival returns to La Jolla for its ninth annual season on October 7th and 8th in the heart of the village, between Prospect Ave. and Kline St., on lower Girard Ave. This two-day juried art show and fundraiser has quickly garnered a reputation as one of the most prestigious art & wine festivals on the west coast, expecting to draw in the largest crowd to date.  The La Jolla Art & Wine Festival is FREE and open to the public, with cash donations accepted at all the festival entrances. Featuring the works of over 150 established artists from San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, Baja and beyond, the LJAWF features something for everyone including a silent auction, roving entertainment, a gourmet marketplace, and a wine and beer garden which will include premier wineries from around the world in addition to San Diego’s top breweries. 

For additional information on the La Jolla Art and Wine Festival, please visit our website at  

General Information
For assistance with the application process, please visit Zapplications help center at:
To speak with a Zapplications representative, call 303.629.1166 or email

CALL FOR ARTISTS - Art on 30th, San Diego

Summer in the City 

...and the living is easy. If you love San Diego summers, this is the exhibition for you. All art that resonates with the "feeling" of our fair city is eligible. Anything that says San Diego summer for you: the fair, a snow cone, the beach, the sun, the flowers, the hot, rich colors, cool jazz, wet dogs, late sunsets, the races - you get the idea! The exhibition will be juried by Robin Sanford Roberts, Scenic Designer, Artist and Professor at USD. The exhibition runs from June 3 to July 1, 2017.

All art must be ready-to-hang. Art pieces must be outfitted with two D-rings affixed to the back of your work (The gallery utilizes a wire hanging system).

Entry fee is $35 (for 1-2 pieces).
Submit art at gallery: May 18th–27th.
Submission deadline: Saturday, May 27th by 4pm.

Artwork may be dropped off from May 18 through May 27, 2017.
Opening Reception: June 3, 2017 from 6 to 8 pm

4434 30th St.
San Diego (North Park), California 92116

All artists juried into the show will be notified after the juror has made her decisions.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Opening Reception: 2nd Annual Bad As* Women’s Expo, May 5th, 7pm - Oceanside

Oil painting by Isabel Zaman

The 2nd Annual Bad As* Women’s Expo
Opening Reception, May 5, 2017, 7PM

Art, music, sculpture, weaving, dance. the spoken word and more….

Muramid Mural Museum and Art Center
212 Artist Alley, Suite F, Oceanside, CA 92054, 
(between Mission Avenue and Pier View Way)

Phone: 760-231-1010, Website:

Muramid Mural Museum and Art Center - Silent Auction and Exhibition, April 23, 2017, 1-4pm

Muramid Mural Museum and Art Center Proudly Presents A Silent Auction And Exhibition 
April 23, 2017, 1-4pm

Join us in an incredibly amazing, warm and wonderful collaboration with Mountain Shadow Outreach Center, Art Miles Mural Project and California State University San Marcos-Tukwut Leadership Center. Mural By Carlos

Muramid Mural Museum and Art Center 
212 Artist Alley, Oceanside, CA 92054

Phone: 760-231-1010, 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

GALLERY RECEPTION: Del Mar Art Center Gallery, Saturday, May 6, 5-8pm

Please Join us for our new show & Reception!
Saturday May 6th, 5-8pm

Come take in the artwork, meet our talented artists & enjoy the party. 
The Gallery is glowing with original art, jewelry, ceramics, fused glasswork, sculpture and more.

We are located in the heart of Del Mar in the Del Mar Plaza,
top level on the corner of Camino del Mar and 15th Street.
Onsite parking is available with the first 2 hours free with validation.

We hope to see you!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

UPDATED WEB LINK: Call for Artists - Vista, CA - Shades of Red 2017

Shades of Red 2017
Vista Chamber of Commerce, Vista, CA 92084

The awards will be presented during the Strawberry Festival on May 28, 2017 (90,000 people attend) with the winners being announced on the Main Stage at 4:00 p.m.

The entry fee is $25 for the first two entries and $10 for each additional entry. You may submit up to five entries for consideration in the exhibition via Entry deadline is May 10, 2017. Entry fees are non-refundable and must be paid by the entry deadline. Acceptance is not guaranteed.



DEADLINE: 5/10/2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

City of Encinitas, Cultural Arts Seeking Artists to Exhibit in 2018

The City of Encinitas - Parks & Recreation, Cultural Arts, invites artists to apply and exhibit two-dimensional and three-dimensional art, to be selected for one of the city’s three art galleries; Civic Center Gallery, Encinitas Library Gallery or the Encinitas Community Center Gallery. Both amateur and professional artists are encouraged to submit an application for consideration. 
All proceeds from the sale of art goes to the artist, there are no fees or gallery commission. “The visual art program is a service to Encinitas and San Diego County artists.

"I was very fortunate to have artwork exhibited in a show with the city of Encinitas, and to sell nine paintings, far beyond my expectations,” said artist Neil Brooks.

Artists who want to be considered for a gallery exhibition must complete an online application and submit digital images of their artwork. Application and instructions are available on the Visual Art page on the website: , 
deadline to apply is September 15, 2017.

For questions please contact Cheryl Ehlers, Curator, Arts Program Assistant at, or 760-633-2748.