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.
Call for Entry: March 1-31, 2023
We welcome the new year with a new Fiber Art Now Call for Entry: Paper Made. Enter your made-from-paper 2D or 3D artwork during the month of March. The artwork for Paper Made must be made primarily from paper or a paper product or created using a paper-making process. Juried selections will be featured in the summer 2023 issue of Fiber Art Now.
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
Fiber in 3D
Call for Entry: November 1-31, 2023
Fiber Art Now is pleased to announce a new Call for Entry: Fiber in 3D. We want to
see how your artwork occupies space and explores dimension. Show us your
sculptures, vessels, installations, wearables, and three-dimensional work for the
wall and floor. All submissions must include a fiber material or textile technique.
Juried selections will be featured in the Spring 2024 issue of Fiber Art Now. Enter
your 3D artwork during the month of November.