“2017 Juried Artist Series,” Allied Arts

Bellingham, WA:     2017

The Allied Arts Gallery is an extension of Allied Arts of Whatcom County’s mission to create and foster an environment in which the arts are an integral part of our community and to support and encourage the arts and artists of Whatcom County.

The 2017 Juried Artist Series will consist of approximately eight shows, each one a month long, taking place in 2017. Participation is open to all artists in Whatcom County. Membership with Allied Arts of Whatcom County is required and can be obtained at the time of application.

Deadline: August 26, 2016

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“2016 Recycled Arts Show,” Ballard Reuse

Seattle, WA:     April 9 – May 11, 2016

The Recycled Arts Show is a showcase for the creative repurposing of material in a variety of visual art disciplines–all work is at least 90% recycled media. Opening night will be April 9th from 6-9pm as part of the Ballard Art Walk and will be at the Blowing Sands gallery (5805 14th ave nw, 98107). It is free and will run through May 11th.

Deadline: March 16, 2016

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“60/50 Quilted Conversations, Materializing Human Rights”

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI:    Throughout 2016

You are invited to be part of the 60/50 Community Quilt Project. Simply create a 12 ½ x 12 ½ “ block on a civil or human rights issue that is important to you. Blocks can be pictorial or abstract, traditional or modern. Students, friends, neighbors, clubs…anyone can make and submit a block to the 60/50 Community Quilt Project. We will stitch the blocks together to create three quilts. The first quilt will be exhibited at MSU and become part of the MSU Museum Collection. Please spread the word!

Deadlines: Spring Quilt March 25, 2016; Fall Quilt October 1, 2016

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Northwind Art Center Artist Showcase

Port Townsend, WA:    2016

The Artists Showcase at Northwind Arts Center allows our mission to connect arts and community and to extend its reach and serve emerging and established artists alike in a unique exhibit opportunity. The Artists Showcase encourages excellence in art by providing an ongoing professional exhibit space at the Northwind Arts Center, 701 Water Street in downtown Port Townsend.

Deadline: March 15, 2016

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