Deadline: March 20th, 2017

*Applications open on August 15th, 2017 and close on March 20th, 2018. However, placements tend to fill up very quickly so we recommend applying early

Sixty-one solo artists and collectives come together with ten hand-picked gallery programs for a dynamic four day long collector-driven fair focused on presenting the freshest in NYC and global contemporary art. The fair leverages an accessible pricing model (all artwork under $10,000 / 70% under $5,000) to create brisk and sustainable artwork sales for all levels of exhibitors among new and established collectors.



Fee: $40

Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder- Residency

Deadline: March 1st

24-hour shared studio access, $1,000 stipend, storage space, basic supplies (newsprint, blotters, solvents, cleaners), one free class in printmaking and consultations with Master Printers, 20% discount on all Printshop classes, free career development workshops, inclusion in the Printshop’s permanent collection.

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Deadline: 28th February 2018

STONELEAF is pleased to announce their first open call for the 2018 residency program, which invites women artists to apply. This upcoming program is open to women artists of all disciplines, however preference will be given to artists with a focus on social practice.

Find more information on their Website

The Hand Magazine

Deadline: February 28th, 2018

The Hand Magazine is an international journal with a focus on "reproduction-based arts" seeking entries for their April issue. There isn't a specific theme or style, and they accept all kinds of printmaking, collage, and photographic work. Mixed media and experimental techniques are encouraged, the aim being a large variety of unique works.

Contact for questions:


Fee: $15 (waived for subscribers)



Deadline: 13th April 2018

The Print Club of Rochester is pleased to announce a call for entry for all international artists. This juried exhibition invites participants to examine current social and political issues through the use of symbolism and satire, wit and whimsy while avoiding anything too "on the nose." Open to all printmaking methods and political persuasions this exhibition will be diverse, playful and though provoking experience of laughing through the tears of this turbulent world. This call for submission is open to all artists 18 years of age and older. Two dimensional and three dimensional printmaking work will be accepted.  Submissions may not exceed 24” x 24” framed.


Fee: $30 for Print Club of Rochester members, $35 for non-members for up to 3 images. Additional images, not to exceed 5 in total, may be added for $5 each


March 10th 2018

The Center for Contemporary Printmaking’s Footprint International Competition 2018, is an opportunity for the presentation of current trends and innovations in contemporary printmaking within the bounds of the one square foot (12” x 12”) configuration. All fine-art print mediums may be utilized. Art must be hand-pulled and generated using at least one traditional printmaking method. Computer generated art is eligible only if it incorporates other methods of hand pulled printing or handwork. $1,000 in cash prizes and purchase awards will be awarded.



Fee: First Image for CCP Members: $20.00
First Image for Non-Members and International Submissions: $50.00
Additional Images: (2 maximum): $10.00 each





Deadline: September 1st 2018

Professional artists are invited to participate in the Open Call Mini-Prints. The exhibition is a newly established exhibition and will become a recurrent event arranged by Galleri Heike Arndt DK in Berlin. By participating in this print exhibition, you are given the opportunity to exhibit your work at the gallery. Submission is free.  All multiple printmaking techniques are welcome, each artist can submit 6 prints max. 



Deadline: 14th May 2018

Inkmasters Cairns is currently inviting entries for the 4th biennial Inkmasters Print Exhibition,  part of the festival of printmaking, InkFest 2018. The exhibition will be on show at Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, from 27 July to 19 August. This is a juried exhibition, open to International print media artists. Traditional, contemporary or cross-disciplinary prints of any size or format are invited. Prizes will be awarded at the launch on 27 July.



Deadline: February 11th 2018

Art Gym Gallery is inviting printmakers living in the United States to submit work to the 3rd annual imPressed national call for entry printmaking exhibition.

imPressed, on view March 22, 2018 through April 14, 2018, aims to highlight current trends in contemporary American printmaking and shine a spotlight on a cross-section of artists working in a variety of traditional, alternative, and experimental print processes. Prints to be submitted may include but are not limited to: monoprint, screen print, intaglio, photopolymer, photogravure, collagraph, stone lithography, plate lithography, photo plate lithography, relief, woodcut, linocut, cone-cut, risograph, steam roller, book arts. Prints utilizing laser engraving as a component of a printed work will also be considered. Inkjet and giclée will not be accepted,

For more information, visit; Website

Fee: $25


Deadline: 10th March 2018

The Morgan Conservatory's sixth Juried Exhibition, Paper Trails is open to all artists living
in United States. All submitted work must be original and completed within the past three
years. Only artwork consisting of at least 50% paper is eligible. Dimensions must not
exceed 60 inches in any direction. Each artist is welcome to submit up to two entries.


Fee: $20 for current Members of the Morgan Conservatory and $30 for Non-Members


Deadline: May 1st 2018

From August 29th - September 2nd 2018, Münchner Künstlerhaus will host the 3rd International Lithography Days. Lithographers, printers, artists and interested people from all over the world are invited to discuss and exhibit lithography. In addition to other events, a lithography competition will be held. The preselection is digital. For this purpose (max three) lithographs have to be submitted. The works should be contemporary-innovative and have the maximum dimensions 60cm x 80cm. A short picture description of the basic artistic concept has to be submitted.

1st prize €3.000, - 
2nd prize €2.000, - 
3rd prize €1.000, -

Prize €500, - for students




Deadline: February 1st 2018

Art in the Open (AiO), a partnership between The Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA), City Parks Association, and Fairmount Water Works, re-frames the ‘plein air’ tradition of creating art outside and on-site in a contemporary context, encouraging both artists and audiences to draw inspiration from the city's diverse natural and urban landscapes. Using the Schuylkill River Banks Park as studio space, participating artists will have the opportunity to explore new working methods, develop process-oriented works, and interpret a compelling intersection of urban and natural environments in the public realm.

Selected artists will take part in the citywide biennial and also be able to participate in complementary programs and public engagement events.



Fee: $35


Deadline: Thursday 15th of February 2018

Artworks Loveland is participating in Month of Printmaking Denver! Mo’Print is a celebration of the art of making original prints to inspire, educate and promote awareness through a variety of public events and exhibitions in the Denver metropolitan area, the Front Range region, and throughout Colorado. For more information about Month of Printmaking, visit

In conjunction with Month of Printmaking Denver, Impressions: An Exploration of Contemporary Printmaking, is a juried group exhibition which highlights current trends and innovations in contemporary printmaking. Applicants are encouraged to submit up to four works which exemplify new directions in contemporary printmaking, including experimental processes. All Printmaking mediums will be considered.


Fee: $25

INK, PRESS, REPEAT National Juried Printmaking and Book Art Exhibition

DEADLINE: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (11:59 p.m. EST)

Open to all artists residing in the United States. Works must have been completed within the past two years (2016 - 2018) and may not exceed 60 inches. Work previously shown at the William Paterson University Galleries will not be accepted.

Exhibition Dates: April 2 – May 9, 2018

About the Competition
Since 2001, the University Galleries at William Paterson University has organized an annual juried printmaking exhibition featuring traditional and digital print media and book art. One artist will be selected to have a future solo exhibition at the University Galleries.

For details and to apply, visit


Deadline: February 15th 2018.


In celebration of the expansive vision and myriad techniques employed by monotype and monoprint artists throughout the United States, the Monotype Guild of New England invites artists working in the monotype and monoprint medium to submit up to three monotypes or monoprints to our upcoming National Exhibition.

Entry is open to all US artists working in the monotype and  monoprint medium. Submissions must be original, one-of-a-kind prints created in the last five years. Work shown in previous MGNE national exhibitions may not be submitted again. The Juror will review the selected work once it is delivered to the Art Museum Complex. She will select prize, and award winners–1st Prize: $1,000; 2nd Prize: $500; 3rd Prize: $300; plus Material and Honorable Mention awards.


Fee: Members $35 Non-members $55


2 Month Studio Residences with Featured Exhibition

Deadline: January 1st, 2018


Selected artists will gain 24-hour access to our 3,000 square foot co-working studio in the heart of the L.E.S. arts district for 2 months, working towards a week long curated group show of selected work slated for the last month of the program. Seasonal cycles are open to all mediums. Joining the Con Artist Collective means becoming part of an active community of over 500 creatives from all walks of life, and all over the world. Our jurors are past collaborators and members doing exciting things in their respective fields and disciplines.

Fee: No application fee, $600 Day Studio/Exhibition fee


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Deadline: 20th January 2018

The 18th International Biennial Print Exhibition 2018, R.O.C. organized by the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, will be accepting submissions online from 20 November, 2017 until 20 January, 2018.

The aim of this juried biennial exhibition is to promote the art of printmaking and to foster international cultural exchange with the participation of talented artists around the world. Through the competition and the exhibition, this event shall serve as a key platform for artistic exchange and cultural collaboration, and help contribute to the diversity and vitality of print and print-related art.


Fee: No registration fee.


Deadline: Monday 4th December 2017 midnight.

International and UK-based artists, writers, architects, producers, dancers, choreographers, curators, designers, educators, researchers and others developing their working lives within the scope of contemporary cultural practices. Interdisciplinary Residency 2018 at hospital field offers a two week retreat in Arbroath Scotland with full board and access to facilities to improve your research an artistic practice.


12th - 25th of March 2018.

4th - 18th of May 2018.

20th August - 2nd of September 2018.

5th - 18th of November 2018.


Fee: £680 for a two week full board residency. 

Chelsea Gallery Open Call

Deadline: December 2nd, 2017


Field Projects is pleased to announce our Winter 2018 Open Call! Emerging and mid-career artists are invited to submit their work for consideration in our January - February exhibition: Show #47. All submissions will be considered by our Guest Curator. Simultaneously, Field Projects Panel (4-5 curators) will be considering the submissions for future solo exhibitions, group exhibitions, 2 person exhibitions, art fairs, pop-up shows, off-site exhibitions and our studio visit program, where we invite outside curators to accompany us to your studio. 


Fee: $35