Thursday, January 20, 2022

The CCCW 49th International Competition is now open

The CCCW 49th International Competition is now open. We have three divisions this year, Open, Monochrome and Nature.  You may submit 4 images in each division for $8 per entry.  This is our largest fund raiser all year!  We receive entries from all over the world. 

To enter, go to our Home page, and Click on the link to the International.  Please see the attached flyer for details:
The closing date is April 9, 2022.  Please read the definitions for each division.  The only restriction is that any photo that received an acceptance, honorable mention or award in a past CCCW International, cannot be used again.
If you would like to see the results from last year, there are 3 slide shows, one for each division.
If you have any questions, please let me know.
Bunny Solomon
Westchester International

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The Marblehead Arts Association is having a National CAll for Work for their Variations Exhibit.

 The Marblehead Arts Association is having a National CAll for Work for their Variations Exhibit. 

Variations 2022 Exhibit April 23 – June 19, 2022

The Marblehead Arts Association (MAA) is inviting artists, both MAA members and non-members, from across the country to participate in the MAA’s Centennial National Exhibit entitled Variations 2022.
As we proudly celebrate our Centennial Anniversary in 2022 as an arts organization, Variations 2022 has been expanded to an 8-week, juried exhibit of 2D and 3D artwork, all mediums are welcome. Artwork will be juried for acceptance and judged for prizes in Fine Art, Photography, and 3D works. Winners will be awarded at the Opening Reception on Sunday, April 24, 2022. The Marblehead Arts Association is located at 8 Hooper Street, Marblehead, MA 01945

Cash prizes of $1000, $250 and $100 will be awarded in each category!
There is a non-refundable application fee of $35 for the first entry, 
$10 for each additional entry (maximum three images).
Discounts for MAA members in good standing! 
At check-out, use the coupon code MAA100, available to MAA members only, 
to receive a $10 discount on their first entry. No refunds are given after payment is made. 
Must be 18 years or older to enter
Important Dates:

    November 16, 2021: Online submission start date
    February 15, 2022:  Online submission closing date
    March 7, 2022:  Email notification of Acceptance/Non-Acceptance
    April 15th, 2022: Deadline date for the arrival of accepted artwork(s). All artwork should be hand-delivered or shipped to arrive at The Marblehead Arts Association, 8 Hooper Street, Marblehead MA 01945
    April 23rd – June 19th, 2022: Variations 2022 Exhibit Dates 
    April 24th: Opening Reception and Awards (expected to be in person but dependent upon Covid-19 conditions)
    June 20th: Beginning of Artwork pick-up (local) date
Exhibit Details:     Artists may submit digital images for up to three pieces of artwork for jurying for acceptance.     This is a one-artist-per-piece entry only. Multiple artists working on a single piece of work is not permitted.

Commission and Sales Tax 60% paid to the artist, 40% to the Marblehead Arts Association if the piece is sold while part of the MAA’s Variations 2022 show and for 30 days following the closing if it is determined the sale is a result of having seen the artwork at the Variations 2022 exhibit, either online or in person. 

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