Deadlines June 2012

Time for my semi-regular deadlines post (and please excuse the lack of post last month. May was pretty busy…)

The Wilson Visual Arts Award – for Australian citizens or permanent residents, due June 22nd.

The National Contemporary Jewellery Award – due June 22nd (Aussies only, and no non-residents *sniff*).

Artist Trust Arts Innovator Award – big grant for Washington State based creatives only. Just me then? Deadline June 25th.

Woolahra Small Sculpture Prize – Does not say that applicants have to be Australian, and it’s the first year you can pay with PayPal. However, you do have to provide your own postage in both directions. Closes Friday 20 July, 4:00pm AEST.
[ Julia deVille and I were in this exhibition last year, so snap to it jewellers!]

The Bascom – American Crafts Today (Yup, USA only) Juried exhibition with cash awards for best works, due Jul 21st.

Santo Foundation: Individual Artists Grants 2012 – International grant/prize, due July 31st.

Creative Australia – New Art/Creative Development – An AusCo grant for Australian artists, due August 1st.

**Lark Books – Showcase 500 Necklaces – Another publishing opportunity from the famous 500 line of books. Applications due August 1st

Re-Fresh – Juried exhibition at Brooklyn Metalworks, artists must pay transport both ways, due August 12th.

Skills and Arts Development – Residencies – Visual Arts – This was how I got to go to the UK for my residency. Due August 20th.

The Aesthetica Art Prize – International art competition in the UK includes money, exhibition and publication for the winner(s), due August 21st.

ArtStart – AusCo award for emerging arts professionals. Get one! Due September 20th.

Suspended in Pink – International artist call-out. Pink works wanted for juried exhibition to tour Birmingham, Munich (during Schmuck ’13) and the US. Deadline September 21st.


Might I be so bold as to say that winter/summer would appear to be the peak exhibition/grant/prize season? Best of luck to you!

[disclaimer – please check all dates for veracity, for only a fool would rely on my tiny brain…]


** EDIT: I forgot to add the Lark Books call for images, see above for deadline details.