2 Dec 2019

Competitions The Border Project Space

The BorderBrooklyn, New York, United States

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The Border

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: December 31, 2019 – The Border’ is a project space that focuses on supporting, nurturing and showing talented immigrant artists and their siblings living in the United States.

This open call is for everyone and not just immigrant artists. All work must have been done within the last 3 years. The Border Project Space was recently featured in Hyperallergic’s top 15 shows of 2018 plus AM New York, Vernisage TV, Medium Magazine, Hamptons Art Club, Quiet Lunch magazine plus many more.

Colombian / American artist Jamie Martinez immigrated to Florida at the age of twelve from South America. He attended The Miami International University of Art and Design then moved to New York to continue his fine art education at The Fashion Institute of Technology and The Students Art League in NYC.

He is the publisher of Arte Fuse, which is a contemporary art platform focused on art shows that are currently on display, interviews and studio visits with today’s top artists from NY and all over the world. He is also the founder and director of The Border Project Space, which was recently featured in Hyperallergic’s top 15 shows of 2018. Jamie has curated shows at Protege Gallery, The Border Project Space and has put together numerous shows in NYC. He will also be curating a few shows in 2020 at different galleries in NY… see more


  • 1st prize: Solo Show and $500 in expenses for the show plus an interview on ArteFuse.com
  • 2nd prize: Solo show (more possible solo shows will be awarded depending on the submissions)
  • 3rd prize: 1 Group Show and possible inclusion on future groups shows
  • The PDF file of your work will be kept in a folder for future solo and group shows at THE BORDER or any other location Jamie Martinez/The Border curate at.

3 images for $25 and 5 images for $30 OR a solo show proposal of your work for $25 (pick one).

Visit us online for more details for easy application instructions.

All artists will be notified by January 7th, 2020. Keep in mind that we will also save your work for future solo and group shows, so you might hear back from us later on the year.

Sales will be split 50/50.

The Border
56 Bogart street
Brooklyn, NY 111206

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, In-Kind Benefit, and Sales.

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