Juried Calls & Exhibitions

Call For Art: Fifth Year Anniversary Issue Celebrating Emerging Contemporary Artists

Entry Dates 8/30/21, 12:00 AM - 7/22/21, 12:00 AM 26 Days Left
Entry Fee? Yes
Contact Information

Pennsylvania United States


We have been publishing incredible contemporary emerging artists since 2013. In 2016, we rebranded and changed our name to Create! Magazine.
Join us in celebrating five years and thousands of emerging art features for an opportunity to have your art published in our contemporary art magazine.
We are proud to nurture a global community made up of thousands of artists, curators, collectors, art world professionals, and lovers who are always looking for the best emerging artists.
Have your work seen by our 200,000+ readers and followers around the world, including leading galleries, art fairs, collectors, curators, writers, art consultants, and more.
Our magazine has been featured by leading brands and companies including Colossal, Apartment Therapy, Jealous Curator, and Art Frankly. Over the years we have partnered with global art fairs including Art Miami, Moniker, Affordable Art Fair, and Superfine.
Print issues are available in our online shop, through Amazon, and at select independent bookstores worldwide.

Ekaterina Popova: Artist, Founder of Create! Magazine, Coach, and Entrepreneur
Alicia Puig: CEO of PxP Contemporary, Director of Create! Magazine and Arts Writer
Christina Nafziger: Curator, Editor of Create! Magazine and Arts Writer
Our calls for entry are open to all artists from every country unless we have a special edition that highlights a specific topic or interest. All styles and media are welcome. There are no educational requirements to apply to the open calls.
Submission Information
You must complete the application via Submittable to be eligible for this opportunity. Please read the format requirements carefully to avoid errors with the form.
Send any questions or concerns you may have via email to info@createmagazine.com.
Artists from any country are welcome to apply with works in any medium: painting, sculpture, digital, printmaking, fiber, photography, mixed media, installation, and more.
Open Theme
Artists may submit up to 10 individual (different artworks) pieces of work for consideration
Artists must ensure high quality of images, and we recommend 300 dpi jpeg.
Artwork images and bio must be uploaded directly to the form
Bio and statement must be under 300 words each.
Artwork does not have to be for sale.
Entry Deadline: August 30, 2021, 11:59 pm EST.
All artists will be notified of the final decision by October 30, 2021. If your work is selected, you will receive further information at that time.
All selected work will be included in the print issue due by the end of December 2021. Artists will have an opportunity to review their spread and make edits if necessary before print. All selected artists will receive a complimentary digital edition.
Submission fee is $35 for 3 images (non-refundable)
The limit of submitted artworks is 10
Bio word limit 300
Statement word limit 300
Create! Magazine reserves the right to use images of the artwork on its website and social media. By submitting artwork via this call, the artist agrees to the terms outlined above. The artist submitting their work understands that inclusion is not guaranteed as this is a juried opportunity. Artist retains full copyright of the work. Images will not be used by Create! Magazine aside from the print issue, interviews, social media posts.