Calls for Artists & Venues

Check out these websites for artist exhibition opportunities:

Art Deadlines list: website

Caldwell Arts Council Sculpture Celebration:  website

Cafe’ for Artists - register for access to Calls for Artists across the country:  website

Carolina Arts E-zine Artist Opportunities & Events:  website

Foothills Folk Art Festival:  website

HUB Station Arts Center seeks artists to exhibit - Contact Addie Cardwell at 828-726-8871 or email

Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Lenoir seeks artists to exhibit - Contact Lester Whittington at 757-2170

NC Arts Council Artist Opportunities:  website

North Carolina Writers’ Network:  website

Professional Artist Magazine - discover artist opportunities in their free e-newsletters, “The Buzz” and “The Calls":  website 

Western NC Sculpture Center, Lenoir - Facebook


Art Venues

Caldwell Arts Council, Lenoir:  website or Facebook

HUB Station Arts Center, Hudson: website

Martin Luther King Center, Lenoir:  website or Facebook; contact Lester Wittington, Facilities Manager @ 828-757-2170

Red Awning Gallery, Hudson:  Facebook

Western NC Sculpture Center, Lenoir: Website or Facebook

Ashe County Arts Council, West Jefferson:  website or Facebook

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, Blowing Rock:  website or Facebook

Burke Arts Council, Morganton:  website or Facebook

Full Circle Arts Gallery, Hickory:  website or Facebook

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory:  website or Facebook

Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Museum, Hiddenite:  website or Facebook

Morganton City Hall, Morganton:  website

Mulberry Creek Farm, Catawba: websiteFacebook or Instagram

New Window Gallery @ Play It Again Records Building, Valdese:  Facebook - contact David Mench @ or 828-874-1800

Rock School Arts Foundation, Valdese:  website or Facebook

Toe River Arts, Burnsville & Spruce Pine:  website or Facebook

Trade Alley Arts, Hickory:  website or Facebook

Watauga County Arts Council / King Street Art Collective, & Blue Ridge ArtSpace, Boone:  website or Facebook

Wilkes Art Gallery, North Wilkesboro:  website or Facebook