Call to Artists

From other organizations:

Native Artists: Apply for an up to $20K Fellowship from the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation

The call for submissions for the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation’s (NACF) National Artist Fellowship is now open to accomplished individual practicing Native artists. Native artists may apply for support as they explore, develop and experiment with original or existing projects. Awarded National Artist Fellows also work with their communities and share their culture in numerous ways.

Eligible applicants will be Native artists who both reside in the U.S. and are enrolled citizens of a U.S. federally or state recognized American Indian Nation, Alaska Native Corporation or with other documentation of Native Hawaiian ancestry.

A panel of Native art peers and professionals will review the applications and make recommendations for approval to NACF’s Board of Directors.

To apply, visit our website for more information. Submissions will be accepted from Wednesday, August 9, until Monday, September 25, at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

Submit images of 1 – 3 pieces to be considered for New Mexico Art’sArt in Public Places Program

Deadline: August 10

More information:

Call for Entries for Small Works Holiday Show at New Mexico Art League:

The call to enter the Small Works Holiday Show opens Friday, September 1, and closes Saturday, October 21, 2017. The show itself will run from December 5, 2017, through January 6, 2018. This is the New Mexico Art League’s festive and fun annual exhibit of works of all subject matter and media all in a nice small package Perfect for gift giving for the holidays!

See our website at for prospectus, or call 505-293-5034 for information.

Musicians! Create a web profile and go on tour!

The Western States Arts Federation has created a new online resource called IMTour to connect musicians to performance venues across the West. Independent musicians are invited to create a profile at to start finding gigs and gaining exposure!

From gallupARTS:

Spoken word artists, poets and storytellers! Check out the Gallup Poetry Slam.

Every first Friday, from 6:30 – 8:30pm at ART123 Gallery in downtown Gallup. The first hour (6:30 – 7:30pm) is open mic and the second (7:30 – 8:30pm)  is a Slam competition. Get all the details here:

Gallup ArtsCrawl – Every Second Saturday, Mar. – Dec.


For Artists:

Interested in leading a workshop, doing a demo or performing at ArtsCrawl? Awesome! Shoot us an email at

For Vendors:

Want to sell arts, crafts or food at ArtsCrawl? We’d love to have you! No registration fee is required. Food vendors must have the proper City licenses and permits, however. Find more information the license and set-up requirements for ArtsCrawl here.