There are two Open Calls for artists who deal with gender-specific themes.
1. International Mail Art Project; WOMEN: secrets and confidences
Organized by a Spain-based art group, they are looking for 4″ by 6″ original works on the theme of women.
Dateline : 20 February 2011
check out their blog here.
*do check out the current entries, they are amazing
2. the Art of Man
Initiated by Eric Gibbons and Firehouse Publications, the printed periodical is currently and constantly looking for artists whose 50% or more of his/her portfolio deals with the male figures.
Dateline: no dateline
check out their website here.