Title Call for Entries: Contemporary Craft
Organization Greater Denton Arts Council
Closing Date Friday, October 14, 2022
Location Denton, Texas

Call for Art & Craft for Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 36th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media. The 36th anniversary will be on display in the Meadows Gallery in Spring 2023. Since 2017, the exhibition has expanded to include works by international artists.

Kathy Brown – Fibers
Harlan Butt – Metals
Brooks Oliver – Clay
Talor Roderick – Glass
Sam Slovak – Wood
James Thurman – Mixed/Other
Shannon Driscoll – Paper

Deadline for entry is 11:59 PM on October 14, 2022.
Exhibition will run February 3 – May 6, 2023.

There are scholarships available for first-time applicants to cover the entry fee, the deadline to apply is October 1, 2022.
There will be cash prizes for the competition. $1,000 for best in show, $300 for best in media category.

Details about the scholarships & the entry process can be found on our website:
English: https://dentonarts.com/mhscall2023
Español: https://dentonarts.com/materials-hard-soft-call-en-espanol
Francais: https://dentonarts.com/materials-hard-soft-call-in-francais

Questions can be emailed to exhibit@dentonarts.com.

Website https://dentonarts.com/mhscall2023