Open Calls for Entry at DAC

41st Annual Juried Exhibit
41st Annual Juried ExhibitDEADLINE: April 22
DAC is pleased to provide a professional juried exhibit for artists working in 2 and 3-dimensional mediums, and multi-media/film. This year’s juror is Benjamin Hickey, curator of collections and exhibitions for the Masur Museum of Art (Monroe, LA) and trustee at-large for the Association of American Art Curators.
23rd Annual Durango Autumn Arts Festival
23rd Annual Durango Autumn Arts FestivalDEADLINE: May 22
Apply for consideration of a booth placement in DAC’s annual fine arts and fine craft Festival, September 16 & 17.
Submit an Exhibit Idea
Submit an Exhibit IdeaONGOING
Concept proposals are welcome for exhibits in the Barbara Conrad and Entrada/Arriba galleries at DAC, accepting artists and curators of all career stages local and national, and in all mediums and themes for group and solo shows.

Open Calls for Entry Elsewhere to Check Out

AFTER: Studio & Juried Show
AFTER: Studio & Juried ShowENTRY DEADLINE: March 24
Studio & Gallery (Durango, CO) has an open call for submissions for its juried exhibit on the theme AFTER, asking artists to explore the endless gamut of interpretations of this simple, yet provocative word. Juried by Jeff Glode Wise.
La Plata Quilters Guild: Call for Booths
La Plata Quilters Guild: Call for Booths
Reserve a booth space to present your work at the La Plata Quilters Guild biennial exhibit, “A Celebration of Quilts,” in late June. Contact Holli Pfau to learn more and reserve your booth:

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Adult Workshops

Open Studio Live Figure Drawing

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Open Studio Live Figure Drawing

May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

ADULT WORKSHOP: Rigid Books with Alicia Bailey

May 6 @ 9:30 am - May 7 @ 4:30 pm


June 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


June 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm