In addition to supporting events at other district galleries and holding our Member Showcase Exhibitions, 40 West Arts District conducts multiple group shows in 40 West Arts Gallery every year. These shows range broadly in theme and media. If you wish to receive updates about upcoming shows, subscribe to our eNewsletter. Details for all Calls for Entries will be listed below. Please help us spread the word—share Calls for Entries with your creative friends!

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Calls for Entries

2018 Lakewood Earth Day Celebration

Submission Deadline: February 28
The City of Lakewood is looking to incorporate a variety of unique art exhbits into its annual Earth Day celebration including installations and interactive art activities for kids, adults and families. Stipend and materials budget provided.

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West Colfax Lately Magazine - Call for Colfax Photograph

Submission Deadline: April 1st 
We seek one photograph for the back inside cover of our 2018 West Colfax Lately magazine issue. The photograph should be inspired by the West Colfax corridor but does not need to be a strict interpretation of the Avenue itself. It could be a person or persons, building, landscape, park, sign, an inanimate object or anything else tied to the West side of Colorado's most iconic street.

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Open Call for Creative Experience Makers

Submission Deadline: Ongoing
We want our Art Walks to create a 'spectacle', something so big or so interesting or so powerful that visitors to the district walk away saying 'I want to come back'. Creators, makers, and artists - we need your help! These spectacle experiences could take the form of interactive art, large-scale temporary sculptures, perrformance art, video installation, or other. Stipends up to $500 available depending on project scope.

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