Archive for May 2nd, 2017

Busload of Artist Opportunities

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Call to Artists SEXTET is a group exhibition to be held at the Limner Gallery from June 15 – July 8, 2017. Six artists will be presented in this exhibition, with each exhibiting three or more works. Entry is open to all artists working in any media. Learn more.
Deadline Extended: May 6, 2017

Call to Artists Entries are currently being accepted for the 82nd Annual National Juried Art Exhibition (7/14/17 – 8/18/17) at the Cooperstown Art Association, Cooperstown NY. All media accepted. Learn more.
Deadline: May 15, 2017

Documentary Writers and Photographers Entries are currently being accepted for the Dorothea Lang-Paul Taylor Prize. $10,000 award from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University supports documentary artists, working alone or in teams, who are involved in extended, on-going fieldwork projects that rely on and exploit the interplay of words and images. Learn more.
Deadline: May 15, 2017

Writers The Spectacle is open to poetry, fiction, and nonfiction submissions from traditionally underrepresented voices, including but not limited to LGBTQ+ writers, writers of color, indigenous writers, people with disabilities, and women. Learn more.
Deadline: May 15, 2017

Playwrights The Living Room Series, a New Play Development program, which embodies The Blank’s commitment to developing new work by diverse voices from both established and emerging writers is currently accepting entries. Submissions by women, playwrights of color, and other under-represented voices are strongly encouraged. The Blank is firmly committed to supporting gender parity and diversity. Learn more.
Deadline: May 15, 2015

Printmakers Ann Street Gallery invites all North American artists to participate in Bon Marche affordable printmaking exhibition. All works must be for sale and priced under $200.00. Prints utilizing traditional, hand-pulled media, including hybrid works combining hand-pulled techniques with new media forms. Prints must be unframed and can be of any size. Mediums such as woodcut, intaglio, lithography, silkscreen, etchings, monoprints, collographs and photopolymer prints are eligible. 3D Prints and prints that push beyond the conventional boundaries, employing alternative display methods, will be considered. Learn more.
Deadline: May 19, 2017

Artist Residency Entries are currently being accepted for a one-month residency in the studios of Key West, FL. Eligible to artists, writers, media artists, musicians and performers. Artists are housed in Conch cottages with combined live/work spaces, nearby their recently renovated Art Deco home with galleries, classrooms & event space. Learn more.
Deadline: May 22, 2017

Public Artists The Art Selection Committee of the Gertrude Howes Park Civil Rights Public Art Tribute project in Boston invites artists, also in collaboration with landscape designers, to forward public art qualifications for an innovative, permanent public art installation that will serve as a tribute to civil rights. The tribute is envisioned to be an abstract work of public art dedicated to the movement rather than a representation dedicated to individual persons or events. The selection process will lead to the identification of four artists/teams who will develop initial proposals for a $2,500 honorarium each for initial concept development and presentations. The anticipated budget is $200,000-250,000. Learn more.
Deadline: May 25, 2017 (11:59pm MST)

Call to Artists Calling artists in all mediums for 413Heart as part of the Grow Dalton Music and Arts Festival – a three-day festival in Dalton, Massachusetts taking place August 18th through August 20th, 2017. The art show will be held at the Stationery Factory in Dalton, MA on Saturday and Sunday. Selected artists are responsible for booth set up on Friday and must be present during the entire show. There is no application fee. Learn more.
Deadline: May 28, 2017

Boston Area Artists of Color  The CreateWell Fund invests in artists of color in the greater Boston community who demonstrate financial need. The CreateWell Fund will provide project- and goal-based, fiscal support to two to four individuals who accomplish both of the following: creating a new original art project honoring one’s authentic artistry achieving a realistic wellness goal tending to a critical aspect of one’s well-being.They will award two to four artists $1200 up to $6000, for projects lasting up to one-year in duration. Learn more.
Deadline: May 29, 2017 (11:59 pm)

Printmakers Mentorship Program Zea Mays Printmaking is currently accepting applications for their Artist Mentorship Program. he Artist Mentorship Program (AMP) pairs each participating artist with a Zea Mays Printmaking faculty mentor. Working closely together on a self-designed course, the mentor is there to guide the artist through technical and conceptual challenges, helping refine the artist’s eye and skill. In 2017/18 we are offering two types of Mentorship Programs: Art Practice Mentorship and Print Project Mentorship. Learn more.
Deadline: July 1, 2017