Artist Opportunities, Venues & Resources

ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES

October 1 Deadline for October 2-3 Event – Art/Craft Sale (all handmade art and craft show) at American Legion Auxiliary Unit 29 (Legion Hall on Main Street in Lenoir)  Contact Bev Mihelich at 828-292-0835 for more information and to reserve your space

 

October 1 Deadline - Annual Quilt Show Call For Submissions – Franklin County Arts Council – http://www.fcacarts.org/events.aspx

 

October 2-November 2 – Teena Stewart artwork on display at New Window Gallery in Valdese

 

October 17-18 – Double C Foothills Market Days – art/craft market 10am-3pm – 4800 Pax Hill Road, Morganton

 

October 31 Deadline - Art in Lockdown Challenge – HiddeniteArts.org

 

October 31 Deadline - Fall Photo Contest – Adventurepix.com/2020fall

 

Unknown Deadline - Craft Fair October 17-18, contact Carlee Prince at 828-430-0935 or doublecweddings@gmail.com – Double C Acres Equestrian Farm/Barn Festival at 4800 Pax Hill Road in Morganton (off Playmore Beach Road).

 

No Deadline - New Window Gallery (Play It Again Records Building, downtown Valdese) seeks artist exhibitors. David Mench; waggletone@yahoo.com; 828-874-1800

  

ART VENUES

Caldwell Arts Council, Lenoir: https://www.caldwellarts.com/268-caldwell-arts-council-gallery/ 

Martin Luther King Center, Lenoir: contact Lester Wittington, Manager @ 828-757-2170


Ashe Arts Center: www.ashecountyarts.org; 336-846-2787


Avery County Arts:  
www.toeriverarts.org 

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum: 
www.blowingrockmuseum.org

Blowing Rock Artists in Residence at Edgewood: wwwartistsatedgewood.org


Watauga Arts Council / Blue Ridge Art Space: 
www.watauga-arts.org

Full Circle Arts: 
www.fullcirclearts.org

Trade Alley Art: www.tradealleyart.com or 
www.facebook.com/tradealleyart

Hickory Museum of Art:  
https://hickoryart.org

Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Museum: www.hiddenitearts.org; 828-632-6966


Burke Arts Council:  
www.burkearts.org

Morganton City Hall: 
https://www.morgantonnc.gov/index.php/government/city-manager/city-hall/art-in-the-hall

New Window Gallery @ Play It Again Records Building in Valdese: 828-874-1800


Rock School Arts Foundation: www.visitvaldese.com or call 828-838-9806


Wilkes Art Gallery: 
www.wilkesartgallery.org

 

 

CALLS FOR ARTISTS & RESOURCES


Professional Artist Magazine offers free e-newsletters “The Buzz” and “The Calls” – https://professionalartistmag.com to discover opportunities for artists

Cafe’ for Artists – https://www.callforentry.org

Carolina Arts E-zine Artist Opportunities & events –  http://www.carolinaarts.com/


NC Arts Council Artist Opportunities – 
www.ncarts.org/artist-opportunities

North Carolina Writers’ Network – www.ncwriters.org 


Professional Artist Magazine Artist Opportunities: https://www.professionalartistmag.com/listings/