Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition is recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country. The exhibition shows the top national and international artists evolving the field of contemporary craft who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, glass, metal, paper, wood, or any combination of craft media made between 2017-2019 are acceptable. Works must be less than 75 pounds. Entry Fee is $40 (USD) and covers up to three (3) entries. Deadline is September 29. Submission form and more information can be found at This exhibition is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Materials will be on view February 7 – May 9, 2020 at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas. All selected works will be included in the exhibition catalog. Juror award winners will receive monetary prizes. Questions? Email the Greater Denton Arts Council at [email protected].


Deadline: Septemeber 29, 2019 by 11:59 PM