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2022/2023 Calls for Entry

Fiber Art Now invites you to show us your most innovative art in one of our Calls for Entry. Selected artworks will appear in Fiber Art Now and are eligible for onsite exhibits at our world-class partner venues.

All exhibitions include cash awards. Calls for Entry are discounted for Fiber Art Now subscribers. The links to the Calls for Entry will open on the first day of the Call.

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Call for Entry: November 1-30, 2022

We are excited to introduce a new call for entry with Fiber Reimagined. Artists are invited to enter innovative contemporary art created from fiber and recycled and repurposed mixed media. All entered artwork must include a fiber component or textile technique.

This exhibition will appear in the spring issue of Fiber Art Now to be released in early April 2023. Selected artwork will be eligible for the onsite exhibitions at Gravers Lane Gallery and GLG@1213 Walnut, both in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 6 through November 12, 2023.

Gravers Lane Gallery represents the finest in contemporary crafts, painting, and sculpture with an emphasis on contemporary 2D and 3D textile and fiber art, one-of-a-kind jewelry, studio furniture, ceramics, and mixed media art. Website: graverslanegallery.com

Excellence In Quilts

Call for Entry: May 1-31, 2023

Fiber Art Now invites artist to submit their artwork to Excellence In Quilts 2023. We are looking for contemporary quilts of original design that show inventiveness and mastery of techniques.

Excellence In Quilts will appear in the fall 2023 issue of Fiber Art Now to be released in early October 2023. Selected quilts will be eligible for the onsite exhibition at the  Texas Quilt Museum, May 2 through August 31, 2024.

The Texas Quilt Museum is housed in two historic 1890s buildings that provide a fine showcase for both antique and contemporary quilt art with their high ceilings, brick walls, and original hardwood floors. Home for the museum is the picturesque Central Texas town of La Grange. Website: texasquiltmuseum.org

Excellence In Fibers

Call for Entry: July 1-31, 2023

This Excellence In Fibers is our ninth international exhibition, bringing the best of current fiber and textiles to a growing global fiber art community. Artists are encouraged to push the boundaries in the areas of installations, sculpture, vessels, wall/floor works, and wearable art.

The exhibition will appear in the winter 2023-2024 issue of Fiber Art Now to be released in early January 2024. Selected artwork will be eligible for the onsite exhibition at the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, August 23, 2023 through January 7, 2024.
 
The San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles is the first museum in the United States to have a singular focus on art quilts and textiles. The museum was founded in 1977 upon a mission to share and celebrate the art and culture of textiles. Today, it resides in San Jose, California’s vibrant SoFa district in the heart of Silicon Valley. Website: sjquiltmuseum.org

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