Carriage Return: The Art of Typography
Call for Art

Deadline: February 16, 2019

Carriage Return: The Art of Typography is an exhibit of real typewriters, a live type-in, and art lining the walls and gallery floor with works about letters, words, fonts and typography.  This show is not about the figurative.  Artworks must use words, letters, fonts, numbers and/or lerm ipsum.  Exhibit location: Mills Station Arts & Culture Center, 10191 Mills Station Rd. Rancho Cordova, CA

For more information, contact cheryl@cordovacouncil.org

To Enter: www.rcmacc.org


North 12th Street Underpass Mural Project
Request for Qualifications

Deadline: February 25, 2019, 5pm

The City of Sacramento, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission, a division of the City of Sacramento Convention and Cultural Services Department, invites artists and artist teams to submit their qualifications for a series of murals engaging community collaboration throughout the design and fabrication process along the North 12th Street corridor and the North 12th Street underpass specifically. The selected lead artist or artist team will work with numerous city departments, nonprofits, housing agencies, and community stakeholders to transform the North 12th Street corridor with a series of aesthetically innovative murals, with the underpass serving as a central project fulcrum of the transformation. Community interaction and collaboration are central to the project.

Questions should be directed to Donald Gensler, dgensler@cityofsacramento.org or 916-808-8493

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Mural Competition
Yolo County's First Annual High School Mural Competition:
Call for Art

Deadline: February 28, 2019

YoloArts is hosting the first annual Yolo County High School Mural Competition. We are looking for high school student groups or class teams to design and fabricate a mural to be installed at the Gibson Museum and Cultural Center in Woodland, CA. This mural will be temporary and will be on view for a period of 1 year.

YoloArts is dedicated to cultivating and enriching people’s lives through the arts. This is accomplished through Arts Education Programming, Gallery 625, the Art & Ag program, and Art in Public Places. YoloArts is moving into the historic Gibson House in Woodland. The unveiling of the "My Yolo" mural will coincide with
the grand opening of the Gibson Museum and Cultural Center.

For more information, contact jharris@yoloarts.org

Mural Competition (flyer)
Mural Competition (info)
Mural Competition (Application Form)

Hidden Talents: The Art of Yolo County Employees
Call for Art

Deadline: August 1, 2019

YoloArts invites and encourages all Yolo County employees to share their artwork at Gallery 625. Whether you're a beginner, emerging, or professional artist, this exhibit is for everyone to express their creative outlets and talents.

Eligibility: Open to all Yolo County Employees 18+

Exhibition Dates:  Nov. 25, 2019 – Feb. 4, 2020

Opening Reception: Dec.6, 2019, 5:30pm – 8:00pm


Entry Form 


Emerging Artist Award 2019:
Call to Artists

Deadline: April 2, 2019

The Pence Gallery announces that its Call to Artists is now open for 2019 via www.callforentry.org. This award supports the creation of new work by emerging artists in California and the opportunity to share that work through an exhibit. Artists must use the award to further their work in a significant direction. Artists may work in any medium. ‘Emerging’ is defined as an artist who is early in their art career, with solid studies in art, and exhibit experience in group shows, but not an extensive solo exhibit history.

This award is under-written by donors James R. and Suzette M. Smith, and offers an award of $3,000 and a solo exhibit at the Pence in 2020.

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Yolo Community Band Italy Tour:
Call for Musicians

Deadline: ongoing

Yolo Community Band is recruiting musicians and their traveling companions to join the band on a performance tour in Italy during June 2020.  We will spend 10 nights in Italy, with six performances shared with local community bands. Sign up now to join us for this great trip!

For more information, contact yolocommunityband@gmail.com or Robert.Rogers@wjusd.org.

All instruments are welcome (flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, sax, trumpet, french horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, percussion).

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2018 Exhibitions at Gallery 625

Deadline: ongoing

Gallery 625 accepts submissions year round for current and future exhibitions for both visual arts (two-dimensional and three-dimensional) and performing arts.

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My Spain: a land revisited

The Woodland Camera Forum will present a photographic tour, “My Spain: a land revisited”, by guest photographer, Marta Altisent, of Davis. The program is on Tuesday October 17th, at 7 pm at Norton Hall, 70 Cottonwood St., Woodland. “Looking for remote places and solace, I have been doing landscape photography for more than 20 years. … Continued

New Season Community Development Corporation of Esparto Awarded California Arts Council “Local Impact” Grant

Capay Valley, CA – The California Arts Council announced its plans to award funds to New Season Community Development Corporation as part of its Local Impact program. The Local Impact program fosters equity, access, and opportunity by providing project and partnership support for small arts organizations with operating budgets under $1 million. All projects extend … Continued