Category Archives: Exhibit Opportunity


Call for Entries – ColorLA
Deadline for Submissions: March 19, 2018

Visual artists in Southern California are invited to submit proposals for ColorLA, a unique competition that will select original creative works to display in and around commercial buildings owned by Metros Capital, a forward-looking real estate investment and development company. Artists have until 5 p.m. March 19 to enter the competition. Continue reading ColorLA


The Newport Beach City Arts Commission is sponsoring a photography contest to encourage public awareness of the new sculptures in Civic Center Park.  The public is invited to submit photographs of one or more of the sculptures on display in Civic Center Park, 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach.  Interaction with the sculptures is encouraged, however photos cannot depict any climbing, hanging, modification or physical abuse of the sculptures. Continue reading NEWPORT BEACH SCULPTURE PHOTO CONTEST


Patchwork Show is Dear Handmade Life’s bi-annual, makers festival showcasing local emerging artists, crafters and designers alongside artisan food, DIY craft workshops, gourmet food trucks and indie music.

All Patchwork shows are free to attend and family friendly. Vendors are selected through a jury process and feature clothing for men, women & kids, handbags, accessories, jewelry, art, ceramics, garden finds, home goods, plushies, crochet & knit items, pet gear, kits & patterns, bath & body goodies and more!

Applications close: April 6, 2018

Visit the Dear Handmade Life website for more information

call for artists

Discover Emerging Artists Showcase
is calling for artists and artisans of original fine artworks to exhibit and sell at its Laguna Beach Gallery.

There is no fee to submit works for juried consideration.

For details please go to:

While we are looking to add some artists before the upcoming First Thursday Art Walk on July 6th, open calls are ongoing.