Open Call for Volume 7

Print Publication with Worldwide Distribution

FOA is publication dedicated to elevating the work of emerging artists around the world. Our publication releases as a hardcover art book every quarter. It includes the work of artists who work in a variety of mediums, informative articles, and 3 artists interviews. Accepted artists will have a four page spread of their work, information, and artist statement.

Our carefully designed publications are printed in hardback on premium color paper and distributed in print through booksellers like Amazon and are available in catalogs for libraries and bookstore distribution.

Selected Artists Receive

  • 3 works published in Volume 7
  • Complimentary digital copy of publication
  • Social media post
  • Unique promo code for family and friends
  • Free digital access to future publications

Submission Fee

$25 for 5 Images


July 30, 2018 (midnight, CST)

Eligible Artists

Artists of all academic disciples are welcome to apply. This includes painting, sculpture, photography, installation, new media, and performance art. Please do not submit videos since we are unable to publish.


    We try to make the process simple. Please follow the steps below:

    1. Fill Out Application

    2. Pay Submission Fee

    3. Email Images

    Step One: Fill Out Application

    Name *
    City, state, and country (if outside the US)
    Please keep statement under 500 characters. If selected, this will be the statement published.
    In 300 characters or less, please highlight main CV points such as education, exhibitions, teaching positions, awards, etc. We will use this section for selected artists Instagram post.

    Step Two: Pay Submission Fee

    Submission fee is $25 for up to 5 images. Click button below to make payment.

    Pay Submission Fee

    Step Three: Email Images

    Each applicant can email 5 images of their work. Before sending images, please check the following to make sure your image meets the requirements. Because these will be printed, we need high quality image files.

    Image Requirements:

    • File at least 1MB (300 DPI preferred)
    • Titled in the following format: "LastName_FirstName_ImageTitle_Year"
    • No links to images (Google Drive, Dropbox, etc). If images are too big to send in one email, please send in batches
    • In body of email, include title, size, year, and medium for each work