Calendar for Artists - Art CompetitionsArt Competitions, Art Awards and Art Prizes. Calendar for Artists also provides a listing in closing date order of Art Exhibitions, Art Festivals, Artist Residencies, Art Classes and Workshops and Artists Trails. List your art event

Aug 2016

Date Event
01/08/2016 - 03/09/2016

Judy Rogers - Out of the Suitcase
WA - The show explores the idea of home from localised and domestic to the global issue of migration.
03/08/2016 - 06/11/2016

Parallel Futures
McClelland Sculpture Park Parallel Futures is a survey exhibition of Sonia Payes work spanning 2007 - 2016
07/08/2016 - 30/08/2016

Home Nostalgia
Artists include Michelle Joy Caithness, Angela Cavalieri, Danielle Creenaune, Pauline Fraser, David Frazer, Andrew Gunnell, Carolyn Hawkins, Kate Hudson, Hyun Ju Kim, Damon Kowarsky, Bronwyn Rees, George Matoulas, Soula Mantalvanos, Adam Nudelman, Sharron Okines, Becc Orszag, Jan Palethorpe, Catherine Pilgrim, Jim Pavlidis, Stephanie Jane Rampton, Stephen Tester, Jiri Tibor Novak, John Waller, Joel Wolter, Keren Zorn, and Michelle Zuccolo.
16/08/2016 - 04/09/2016

RQAS Members 126th Annual Exhibition
A Market day with Artists, Musicians and Buskers will also be a major feature of this exciting event at The Petrie Terrace Gallery.

Moran Prizes 2016
For the past 28 years the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP) has encouraged both excellence and creativity in contemporary Australian portraiture by asking artists to interpret the look and personality of a chosen sitter, either unknown or well known.

Wild International Call For Artists and Writers by ArtAscent
Entries may include 2- and 3-dimensional media, such as paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry, fabric, sculpture, fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 900 words). Submissions must be the original work of the applicant(s). Apply using the online form.

Sep 2016

Date Event

Residency: Oregon/USA . PLAYA s residencies are open to artists, scientists, naturalists, and individuals engaged in forms of creative research. PLAYA welcomes a range of applicants--from emerging to professionals with an established history of accomplishment.

Clayton Utz Art Award
Queensland-based artists or artists with a strong connection to Queensland.

QV Melbourne is commissioning a vibrant piece of artwork for the laneway wall between Russell Street and Meat Fish Wine, located in QV’s Artemis Lane. Melbourne artists are encouraged to enter the #ColourQV street art competition, showcasing their portfolio of work.

John Copes Watercolour Prize 2016
All works must be framed or on a stretched canvas. Works must not exceed 1.2 m Width x 1.8 m Height on outside measurement of frame,
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