Passing Notes Open Call:

Issue 03


Are you an artist who writes? Do you enjoy writing and thinking about art as much as you enjoy the process of making it? Passing Notes is seeking art-related writing for our upcoming issue. We are accepting submissions in the form of:

• Peer reviews- Reflections on the work of underrepresented, contemporary artists (Maximum length 500 words)

• Contemporary or historical reviews- Responses to contemporary or historical artists / works (Maximum length 1000 words)

• Creative response- Share your musings, your fleeting thoughts, your daydreams (Maximum length of 500 words)

• Visual Responses - Images, photos, etc.

• Poetry

• Interviews

• Experimental texts

Our open call for Issue 03 has concluded. Please look forward to the upcoming issue!

Frequently asked questions


April 30th 2023

Passing Notes will be accepting submissions until 11:59 PM April 30th, 2023

Is there an application fee?


In our efforts to keep this publication accessible, we do not ask our applicants to pay a fee to submit their work.

What kind of work can I submit?

Accepted file formats: Documents, images, pdfs, and slideshows/presentations.

Maximum file sizes are 10 mb.

How many times can I apply?

Each applicant can have up to three submissions. Please fill out a new form for each submission.

When will I know if my piece was accepted?

We aim to respond to all applicants by June 2023. Keep an eye on your email.

What if I have more questions?

We love questions!

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