Applications

Dogwood Arts announces a Call for Artists, Performers & Vendors!

Since 1961, Dogwood Arts has celebrated the natural and cultural beauty of East Tennessee by producing a dynamic month-long event featuring  blooming gardens and trails, visual arts, music, crafts, theatre, culinary arts, dance, film, and literary arts.

You are invited to apply for entry into our art exhibitions and competitions!

Deadlines

Artist Applications

DOGWOOD ARTS FESTIVAL [Formerly Market Square Art Fair] :: November 2, 2015

DOGWOOD ART DETOUR :: January 15, 2016

REGIONAL FINE ART EXHIBITION :: January 15, 2016 [late deadline: January 22, 2016]

ART IN PUBLIC PLACES KNOXVILLE  :: January 22, 2016 [late deadline: January 29, 2016]

EAST TENNESSEE ART EDUCATOR :: February 5, 2016

STUDENT ART EXHIBITION :: February 12, 2016

CHALK WALK  :: February 26, 2016

aIf you are having any issues with application upload, or if you have general questions regarding the online applications, please visit our application troubleshooting page.  If you are still having problems please call [865] 637.4561 or email applications@dogwoodarts.com.  Thanks for your patience!


Volunteer!

We can’t do it without you!  Please visit our Volunteer Knoxville sign-up page to upload your volunteer application for this year’s festivities.  Thank you in advance.


Intern!

We’re always looking for interns who are interested in event planning, communications, marketing, sponsorship development, and/ or accounting experience.

Dogwood Arts is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission to promote and celebrate our region’s arts, culture, and natural beauty.  We are responsible for the successful planning and execution of multiple large and small events in Knoxville and are looking for assistance!

Dogwood Arts is seeking public relations, marketing, finance, event planning and logistics students interested in a part-time internships.  Interns will have the opportunity to gain real-world experience by working alongside professionals in a non-profit organization which is run like a small business.  Dogwood Arts needs individuals who are motivated, have excellent written and oral communication skills and are comfortable promoting the organization through client relations.  Interns will be expected to create written correspondence, proof marketing materials, develop and implement new ideas, handle incoming and outgoing telephone calls, and collaborate with the staff on multiple projects.  Ideal candidates would also have excellent computer skills.

Dogwood Arts is a non-profit organization with a mission to promote and celebrate our region’s arts, culture, and natural beauty.  The organization is responsible for the successful planning and execution of multiple large and small events in Knoxville.

This is an unpaid internship with a commitment of 8-10 hours per week.

If you or someone you know is interested, please contact info@dogwoodarts.com.