Call For Artists

Here you can view the latest registrations for competitions, exhibits, and seminars.

MAY: “Flower Power”.

Steelville Arts Council invites all artists who love Flora to enter this exhibit. This includes 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional work in any media. Exhibit runs from April 29th to May 29th, 2021 with an opening reception May 1st from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Work should be delivered on Apri1 25th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, click here for the application form.

JUNE: Spring Plein Air Event and “In the Open Air” Plein Air exhibit.

The Plein Air exhibit “In the Open Air” displays work completed during the week-long Plein Air event sponsored by the Steelville Arts Council. Plein Air runs from June 7th to 12th, 2021. It is limited to the first 35 artists to register (spots are already filled). Gallery exhibit runs from June 17th through the 26th.

JULY: “Women are from Venus – Men are from Mars”.

Steelville Arts Council invites all Women and Men artists who have always wanted to answer that age-old question “How different are we, really?” This includes 2- and 3-dimensional work in any media. Exhibit runs from July 1st to July 31, 2021 with a closing reception on July 31st from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Work needs to be delivered on June 27, 2021 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more information click here for the application form.

AUGUST: DUO EXHIBIT: “Metal, Glass and Fiber” (Gallery I) and “Upcycled V! – From Trash to Treasure” (Gallery II).

Steelville Arts Council is calling all artists who work in metal, glass or fiber to enter this exhibit. Exhibit runs from August 5th to August 28th, with an opening reception August 7th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Works to be delivered August 1st between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more information, click here for the application form.

Steelville Arts Council is calling all artisans that like to create art from discarded materials to enter Upcycled V!, a recycled art exhibit. Recycle trash into one-of-a-kind art and help save our resources. The art object must be composed of a minimum of 75% recycled material. The criterion for this show is the creativity demonstrated in transforming the material into something new and original. Exhibit runs from August 5th to August 28th with an opening reception on August 7th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Works to be delivered July 31st between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more information, refer to the application form.

SEPTEMBER: “2021 Show-Me Quilt Show”.

Are you a quilter? Steelville Arts Council is calling all quilters to enter the “2021 Show-Me Quilt Show”, which runs from September 6th to 11th , 2021. Quilts will be on display all week from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration form must be received by August 22nd, and quilts need to be delivered on August 29th between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Click here for the registration form.

SEPTEMBER: DUO EXHIBIT: “Shutterbugs V ” (Gallery I) and “Gourd Art” (Gallery II).

Steelville Arts Council is inviting all photographers to enter “Shutterbugs V”, a photography exhibit that runs from September 16th to October 2nd, 2021 with an opening reception September 18th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Work for the show needs to be delivered on September 12th between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Click here for the registration form.

Steelville Arts Council is calling all gourd artists to enter this exhibit, which runs from September 16th to October 2nd, with an opening reception September 18th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Work for the show needs to be delivered on September 12th between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Click here for the registration form.

OCTOBER: “Explosion of Cool Content III” .

Steelville Arts Council is calling all artists to enter “Explosion of Cool Content”, an abstract art exhibit. This can include drawings, painting, mixed media and sculptures. The exhibit runs from October 7th to 30, 2021, with an opening reception on October 19th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Work should be delivered on October 3rd between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Click here for the registration form.