Call For Art | Syracuse Cultural Workers

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Call For Art

Call For Art

We seek art that instigates activism... art that challenges the powerful... that sustains and educates... celebrating our efforts for justice and peace.


Spiral Bound, 4 3/4” x 7”

Download the Call for Art 
Request for Submissions of Art & Poetry by ALL Women and Femmes (LGBTQIAA+)
Seeking Inspirational Work that Promotes Activism and/or Healing.

Submission Deadline February 17, 2023

There is no fee to submit work. Art & Poetry is selected by committee based on the merits of the work submitted.

  • Cover artwork: $200, plus 4 datebooks.
  • Inside Artwork: $70, plus 2 datebooks.
    • Submissions accepted in any subject matter and media.
    • Limit 8 images may be submitted:
      • Final dimensions 5.5” high x 4” wide, up to 5 MB each 
      • Separate file for each entry, PDF, JPEG, and TIFF accepted
      • Name and title of artwork in the file name, ex: janedoe_circleoflife.jpg
      • We are only accepting unpublished work
  • Poetry: $70, plus 2 datebooks.
    • Submissions accepted in any style or language (please provide English translation).
    • Limit 4 poems may be submitted:
      • 30-line maximum per poem
      • Poet name, physical address and phone number at the top of each page, Separate file for each entry
      • 12 pt single spaced, PDF and Word (.doc, .docx, .rtf) accepted
      • Name and title of artwork in the file name, ex: janedoe_circleoflife.doc
      • We are only accepting unpublished work
  • Datebook artists & poets may purchase additional datebooks at the wholesale rate.
  • EMAIL to: with "Women Artists 2024" in the subject line and include  the following:
    • Artist/Poet name, Mailing address, Email, Phone number
    • List of each item submitted with title, medium, and year created
  • *Do not send original artwork unless requested.*
  • The submission deadline for the Datebook is February 17 2023 for the 2024 datebook

Begun in 1972. An inspiring celebration of peace, justice, resistance and hope. Wall calendar, horizontal format, top art size 12x12”-NEW FORMAT.

2024 Peace Calendar - our 53rd. Download the Call for Art 

Submission Deadline March 21, 2023 - early submissions are strongly encouraged and very helpful for our process!

As always, the calendar will celebrate peace, justice, resistance and hope.  Check out artwork from the last four calendars organized by month.

  • NEW FORMAT - Image Size - 12 x 12" full bleed
  • Limit - 8 images may be submitted, up to 5 MB each, in any media or subject matter
  • Include - artist name and title in file name - example: janedoe_circleoflife.jpg
  • File Types - PDF, JPEG, PNG and TIFF
  • Timeframe - Submissions are welcome now and the deadline is March 15, 2022. Submissions early in the process are particularly helpful.
  • Cover/inside artwork: $400 plus 12 free calendars.
  • Inside artwork: $250 plus 6 calendars.
  • Commissioned artwork: $300 plus 8 calendars. Artwork selected for grids: $50 plus 2 calendars.
  • Calendar artists may purchase additional calendars at a 40% discount; 15 or more at 50%.
  • THEMES: Racial Justice; Feminism, Dismantling Militarism; Universal Healthcare; Disability Rights; Mass Incarceration; Global Citizenship; Climate Justice; Grassroots Green Themes; Confronting US Empire; Cross-cultural Understanding; Community Building, LGBTQ Liberation, Economic Justice, Workers Rights, Indigenous Sovereignty and more
  • EMAIL art as pdfs, jpegs, or tiffs, photos (limit 8) to: *Do not send original artwork unless requested.
  • Please label EACH item with your name, address, title, medium and year.



Posters, cards, bookmarks, buttons, stickers, mugs: 6% royalty on gross sales plus free items & additional purchases at wholesale rate. T-shirts 4% royalty  on gross sales plus free items & additional purchases at wholesale rate.

WHEN TO SEND: We review work for publication year round.


Syracuse Cultural Workers
Box 6367 • Syracuse, NY • 13217 • 800.949.5139
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Our mission is to nourish communities that honor diversity and creative expression, and inspire movements for justice, equality and liberation while respecting our Earth and all its beings. Support a progressive vision for our culture!