Top 5 International Open Call For Art To Apply In December 2022

Open call for art is an excellent opportunity for artists to get their work out there and potentially be featured in some amazing exhibitions or shows.

So, if you are an artist, then this blog post is for you! In this blog post, we list five of the open calls for art to apply to in the month of December. This is an excellent opportunity for artists to get their work out there and potentially be featured in some amazing exhibitions or shows. We hope that you find this blog post helpful and take advantage of all the opportunities listed here!

1- ATH Magazine Issue #2

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Arts To Hearts Magazine is a contemporary art publication with a mission to discover, connect, and engage with contemporary & emerging women artists from around the world. 

A product of Arts to Hearts Project : a global creative community uniting multi-passionate women creatives/artists to build financially successful, fulfilling careers via learning, collaboration, community & networking. 


Marina Press Granger is an NYC art consultant and founder of The Artist Advisory


Our calls for entry are open to all womxn/women artists from all over the world. All styles and media are welcome. There are no educational requirements to apply to the open calls.



Entry Deadline: December 14th, 2022, 11:59 pm EST.

All selected work will be included in our issue #2 of the ATH MAG due by feb 2023. Artists will have an opportunity to review their spread and make edits if necessary before the final publishing.

2- Lovely Things

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  • Organization: BROUHAHAART
  • Submission Deadline: December 8, 2022
  • Event Dates: December 18, 2022 – December 30, 2022
  • Award Info: We will run an art contest during the exhibition! 1st Prize – Solo virtual exhibition [up to 20 artworks] 2nd Prize – Solo virtual exhibition [up to 15 artworks]
  • Type: Competition
  • Eligibility: International
  • Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Photography, Drawing, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Painting
  • Online Only: Yes

How to Apply:

  • . Up to 2 Artwork images by email (jpeg format, up to 5MB each image).
  • · Please name each file with the title of each artwork (e.g., “Untitled. JPEG”)
  • · [No political, pornography or hate artworks will be accepted].
  • · Details of the artwork (title, size, medium, and price). (e.g., “Untitled”, 50 x 70 cm, Oil on Canvas, price.
  • · A brief bio about the artist/artwork (100 words max, preferably written in the 3rd person)
  • · Send us your website and social media (if applicable)
  • · Statement confirming you are the author of the original artwork and it does not infringe the rights of any third party.

3- Tenuous Threads

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Atlantic Gallery, located in the historic Landmark Arts Building in Chelsea NYC, invites artists to submit work for the upcoming juried show, Tenuous Threads. All of life is connected through networks, systems, fibers, and webs. Communication (visual, verbal, electrical, chemical, and kinetic) enables an exchange of information among all life forms.

Tenuous Threads alludes to the delicate lines that bring us together and set us apart; that join us yet repels us. We are seeking innovative artworks that utilize textiles, fibers, and threads (natural and synthetic) in sculpture, collage, 3D, and 2D mixed media that communicates the strength and fragility of what binds all life. The juror, Patricia Miranda, will award one artist a grand prize of a one-week solo show at Atlantic Gallery at a future date.

  • Organization: Atlantic Gallery
  • Submission Deadline: December 10, 2022
  • Event Dates: January 24, 2023 – February 11, 2023
  • Entry Fee: $35 for 3 images; $5 for each additional work, up to 5 images total
  • Award Info: Inclusion in a group show in Chelsea, NYC and one artist will be awarded a solo exhibition at a later date
  • Type: Exhibition
  • Eligibility: International
  • Categories: Drawing, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Painting, Sculpture
  • Location: New York, NY 10001

4- 13th Annual “Botanicals” Online Art Competition

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Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces an art call for the gallery’s 13th Annual “Botanicals” Online Juried Art Competition for the month of December 2022. The gallery invites all 2D and 3D from around the world to make online submissions for possible inclusion in the Gallery’s January 2023 online group art exhibition.

The gallery invites entries from artists (including photography & digital art) regardless of where they reside to apply to this competition by submitting their best representational or abstract, botanical, and/or floral art. Botanical subjects include flowers, herbs, fruit, leaves, plants, and related botanical and floral subjects.

  • Organization: Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
  • Submission Deadline: December 27, 2022
  • Event Dates: January 1, 2023 – January 31, 2023
  • Award Info: The Best in Show winner will receive a cash prize. Winners receive extensive worldwide publicity and promotion.
  • Type: Competition
  • Eligibility: International
  • Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Photography, Drawing, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Painting, Sculpture
  • Online Only: Yes

5- The Pink Bison Prize

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The Pink Bison Prize goes to the artist with the most exceptional artwork posted on Altamira. art. Juried by 10 internationally acclaimed art critics and artists, the winner will receive $5,000 in cash and the illustrious Pink Bison trophy. Participation is open and free to any artist who works in any medium from anywhere in the world.

In the spirit of democratizing art, finalists are selected via a voting process open to all artists, critics, and collectors on Altamira. The 10 artists with the most total votes across all of their works on Altamira in the previous year (12/31/21 – 12/31/22) and the 10 artists with the most votes on an individual work will be selected as finalists. After 20 finalists are chosen, the award will be presented to the winner in an online ceremony that is broadcast internationally.

  • Organization: Altamira
  • Submission Deadline: December 31, 2022
  • Award Info: $5000, Display on Digital Billboards in NY and LA, The Pink Bison Trophy
  • Type: Competition
  • Eligibility: International
  • Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Photography, Drawing, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Painting, Sculpture

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