Call for Works of Art in Any Medium

Call for Works of Art in any medium. MerchantArts.com is seeking submissions for our October event held in Downtown Pleasanton, California, an affluent setting with thousands of potential collectors visiting the monthly 3rd Thursdays Art Walk. All submissions receive...

Valley Humane Society: Call for Mural Artists

My name is Carly Krakauer and I am a Girl Scout in Pleasanton. I am working on my Gold Award that requires me to do a project that benefits the community. For that project I am working with the Pleasanton Valley Humane Society. They have asked me to find artists who...

Paul Menard~ Waterscapes

Bio~ I grew up in Livermore, Ca. with a large family with 5 brothers and three sisters. In the summers we would camp in the Sierra and cross-country ski in the winters. I developed a love for the outdoors at a very young age and soon taught myself to fly fish. This...
Joanna Crawshaw

Joanna Crawshaw

A Bay Area native, Joanna’s early inspirations come from nature, by way of memories of her father’s flower garden, trips to the coast and to the redwoods.  She has always been fascinated by the patterns and textures found in nature’s palette and...

Zakiyah Caldwell-Transformation

Work Statement This series started off as a play on the cliche “All bent out of shape” but as I progressed with the transformation of each image, my concept transformed. On a much grander scale of things, life is about transformation. We all start life with mostly the...
Linda Hughes – Urban Accents

Linda Hughes – Urban Accents

Artist Bio Linda was born in Stuart, VA and has had a passion for photography since childhood. An accomplished commercial photographer with over 15 years experience her clients include Lockheed Martin Corporation, The Washington Post, Manassas Journal Messenger, and...
Steve Landeros – Views Of The Golden Gate

Steve Landeros – Views Of The Golden Gate

Artist Bio Views Of The Golden Gate is a collection of images I have made over the past year. The dynamic combination of architecture, and diverse weather makes each visit to the Golden Gate a unique experience. I have chosen this collection of images because it...
Lorraine Lawson Fine Arts

Lorraine Lawson Fine Arts

Artist Bio Born in Liege, Belgium and inspired by my great-grandfather’s work, I knew from a young age that becoming a fine artist was my destiny.  Although my style is clearly my own, Gustave Flasschoen has been the motivator in pursuing the life of an artist and...
Rick Smolan

Rick Smolan

Profiled on TED Rick Smolan is an acclaimed photographer who is the co-creator of the America at Home project, which captured the “emotions of home” across the United States during a week in September 2008. More than 20,000 photographers — pros and...