Call to Artists & Writers – Knickers in a Bunch (Submissions due 5/21/23)

Knickers in a Bunch – National Women’s Art Show, Juried & Non-juried


Open to ALL women 18+ years of age residing in the U.S. who can meet the submission criteria. Work must be your original creation or photo of the original, no copies of other artist’s work. (AI assisted work will be considered) No restriction on creation date, work cannot be a previous entry to any Knickers in a Bunch call or exhibit. Submissions will not be censored for adult themes or potentially offensive content. Limit 3 entries per person regardless of media type. Disproportionately underrepresented artists, such as Native, Black, non-Black POC, Disabled, and LGBTQIA+ are encouraged to apply.


The plan: The 2023 show will be comprised of artworks and short prose inspired by a list of single word prompts. Eligible artists may choose one, two, or three ways to participate: (1) Online exhibition (not juried) (2) Oracle deck & guidebook (juried) (3) In person exhibition (juried). No fee to enter, sales commission rates and link to entry form listed in full prospectus.


  • Online Submissions – March 8, 2023 (International Women’s Day) through Sunday May 21, 2023
  • Jurors vote May 25 – 28, 2023
  • Notifications and originals request (where applicable*) by midnight PDT June 1, 2023
  • In person exhibit TBD (*originals will not be requested until a venue is secured)
  • Originals returned and commissions paid within 30 days of in-person exhibition close and / or oracle deck sales (if applicable)

Email with any questions.