Artist Opportunities

Artist Opportunity

Call for Artists for Canal Fest of the Tonawandas

Posted May 8, 2022

An eight-day celebration of the Erie Canal which divides and joins the Western New York cities of Tonawanda and North Tonawanda. This family-focused festival attracts nearly 300,000 visitors each year to its scores of events and attractions

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Call For Artists! Mixed-Up Media at River Art Gallery

Posted April 26, 2022

Have art that doesn't fit into traditional categories?  The Mixed-Up Media Exhibit at River Art Gallery and Gifts may be what you are looking for.

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Call for Artists! Amherst Traffic Box Contest

Posted April 25, 2022

Amherst Arts & Culture in Public Places is looking for artwork for traffic boxes.

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Call for HS Student Art in Congressional Competition

Posted April 6, 2022

Art teachers - this is a great way to get your students involved!  The Congressional Art Competition is online and gives the winning student and a guest airline tickets to Washington D.C.

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Call for Artists to Assist in Student Portfolio Reviews

Posted April 2, 2022

Artists are needed to share their expertise with students in portfolio reviews.

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Call for Aritists! Springville Art Crawl

Posted March 26, 2022

Save the Date! The Springville Art Crawl is coming June 4, 2022~~~
Attention artists! Call for work with submissions due by May 1.

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Art Auction to Benefit the Ukraine

Posted March 25, 2022

Several BSA artists have already committed to this benefit art auction for the Ukraine.

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Call For Artists: Animal Kingdom Exhibit at River Art Gallery

Posted March 21, 2022

The River Art Gallery is looking for artists to celebrate our Animal Kingdom. 

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Call for Artists! Celebrate Spring-Time of Change at Queen City Fine Arts

Posted March 19, 2022

Queen City Fine Arts has a call for artists to celebrate Spring!

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UB Call For Artists - Contemplative Art Work on both North and South Campuses

Posted March 2, 2022

UB is issuing a call for art for murals and art works on both North and South Campuses.

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Hunt Gallery Residency Opportunity

Posted February 27, 2022

The new C. Stuart and Jane H. Hunt Gallery (opening Spring 2022) is opening its lower level
to five WNY artists, free of rent, to support the creation of their work and career as an artist, in
person and online. This residency will allow artists to enter a collaborative environment in
partnership with the Buffalo Society of Artists (BSA) where they will have the opportunity to
collaborate and exhibit work throughout the duration of their occupancy, and utilize Hunt Gallery
platforms to sell their work.


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Call For Volunteers for BSA Sketchbooking with Young Artists Program

Posted February 20, 2022

Sketchbooking with Young Artists was a great success for the BSA last year. We need volunteers to work with Buffalo Public School children for this year's program.

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Taste of Buffalo Poster Contest

Posted February 17, 2022

The annual Taste of Buffalo is back this year and so is their Poster Contest opening February 20th.

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Call for Art: Erie Art Museum Spring Show

Posted February 2, 2022

The Erie Art Museum is looking for artwork for the Spring Show to be submitted before February 11th.

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Apply for Residencies Saltonstall 22 by January 23

Posted January 21, 2022

Saltonstall offers free residencies to artists and writers who are current residents of New York State and/or one of the Indian Nations located therein. 

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Call for Artists: Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts

Posted January 21, 2022

The time is right to secure a spot in the Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts.

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Call for Art! Downtown Springville Art Crawl

Posted January 19, 2022

The Springville Center of the Arts is ready for your artwork!

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49th Annual Hoyt Regional Juried Exhibition

Posted January 2, 2022

Artists are invited to submit electronic entries to the 49th Annual Hoyt Juried Exhibition.

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Call to Artists: Aids Education Poster Competition

Posted November 17, 2021

The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester in partnership with the University of Rochester’s River Campus Libraries invites New York State artists to submit their original poster designs to a juried poster competition.

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Call for Art: 'Victim to Victory' at Queen City Fine Arts

Posted October 30, 2021

Queen City Fine Arts is bringing light to mental health and its relationship to art with "Victim to Victory".

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Bryant and Stratton College Call for Art

Posted October 25, 2021

Bryant and Stratton College is reaching out to the BSA for artwork for an Arts & Crafts event.


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Call for Work: Emergence Program at Daemen College

Posted October 19, 2021

Daemen College is seeking artists of all disciplines for a program that will focus on artists in the first decade of their careers.

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Queen City Fine Arts is Offering Special Watercolor Sessions With Deb Meier

Posted October 19, 2021

Queen City Fine Arts is offering special watercolor sessions for a limited time.

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WNYAG is Looking for Original Artwork for Artful Gifts

Posted October 13, 2021

The Western New York Artists Group has a call out for original artwork for Artful Gifts

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Carnegie Art Center Art Off The Wall

Posted October 12, 2021

Join the Carnegie  in this unique opportunity to purchase original 5 x 7” pieces of artwork for just $20 each. Hundreds of 5 x 7” sized original pieces of artwork will be for sale online for $20 each to support the Carnegie Art Center.

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