Below are suggested Art show calls for entries that our members have shared with us.

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May Applications are Open now through April 15 Join ArtWalk to demonstrate your craft at a fun community event downtown on Saturday May 19th. Attendance is estimated at 3-5,000 Longmonsters. Artists are invited to exhibit, demonstrate, engage, and play! Some funding available for interactive projects, space provided at no charge for Artists-In-Action, artist booth fees are only $45.

Longmont Art in Public Places - Call to Artists 2 Mural projects: Artists will get up to $10,000 stipend and great exposure in the community.

Deadline for submission: April 8, 2018

Shock Art 2018 is ready for your creative submissions!

The Call to Shock Art is now LIVE. Click here.

We are thrilled to be selecting FIVE (5) artists again in 2018; the winning artists will receive a stipend of $1600 to paint the boxes (please read details, inclusions).

Deadline: May 9, 2018 | 4:00 PM | Longmont Museum

Photographic Journey with Ed MacKerrow

Please join nature photographer Ed MacKerrow on a photographic journey with the bears and other wildlife of Coastal Alaska.

Salmon are the lifeblood of Alaska. Many species depend on the return of the salmon each year. Symbiotic inter-species relationships form in salmon choked rivers. This presentation will focus on these relationships.

A discussion of the places visited, man's impact on the bears, bear behavior, and
photography tips will follow the multimedia presentation.

Ed MacKerrow, Ph.D. is a scientist who researches complex adaptive social systems, a professional nature photographer, and a wilderness explorer. His award winning images of nature have been published in magazines and journals. He serves on the boards of scientific societies and the Bosque del Apache NWR.

Arts Longmont Gallery Call for Artists:
Lay of the Land
May 11- June 30, 2018

Lay of the Land is a juried exhibition created by Arts Longmont as a showcase for Colorado artists presenting traditional, conceptual or abstract views of landscape or land imagery, environmental themes and world issues. We welcome submissions from artists working in all media.


Arts Longmont goal is to discover and promote artists whose interpretations of landscape are inventive, thought-provoking and display expertise in both skill and execution of their concept.

Additionally, the gallery has a storefront window that is available for installation artists.

Juror: Marc Hanson. Mark is a Signature Member of The Oil Painters of America (O.P.A.) whose work has shown in galleries and museums nationally and internationally since the early 1980s. []

Application deadline: April 13, 2018
Artist notification: April 20, 2018

Apply Here

Stand With Our St. Vrain Creek

Will be tabling at Longmont's Earth Day celebration on April 21st from 10am to 3pm at the Longmont Museum! We're looking to highlight some of YOUR pictures of Longmont's natural areas and open spaces, especially along the St. Vrain Creek riparian corridor.

If you'd like to have your pictures displayed at our booth, please email them to us at and provide how you'd like to be credited and where the photo was taken.

Admission to the Earth Day celebration is FREE, family-friendly, and there will be food vendors, arts and crafts, and live music. For more information, check out

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