Poetry Collection Anhinga Press offers publication, a $2,000 award, and participation in a reading tour of Florida colleges for a poetry collection with its Robert Dana-Anhinga Prize for Poetry. Applicants should submit the $25 fee and a manuscript of 48-80 pages. Anna Ross is among the past recipients. Learn more.
Deadline: May 15, 2014
Exhibition Proposals The Newton Free Library is now accepting art exhibition proposals. Applicants must be from the New England region and all work presented must be original and produced within the last three years. Learn more.
Deadline: May 16, 2014 (12 noon)
Arts Writers Grants Applications are now being accepted for the Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program which support writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art through project-based grants, ranging from $5,000 to $50,000, issued directly to twenty individual authors a year. Learn more.
Deadline: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Call to Artists Entries are now being accepted for a June show at Atlantic Works Gallery in Boston. ENGENDERED will explore how gender is perceived from the literal to the abstract. Artists are invited to submit work which depicts any aspect of gender – clearly defined, fluid or ambiguous. The context could be biological, sexual, political, spiritual, personal statements of self identity, imposed identity or perceived identity. Open to all media. Contemporary approaches are encouraged. (perhaps a non-conventional view of the non-conventional) No fees. 20% gallery commission on sales. Opening June 7th. Questions, contact Samantha Marder at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617.529.5055
Deadline: May 30, 2014
Call For Art The Zeitgeist Gallery in Beverly is accepting entries for their juried exhibition Abstract Nation 2014. This is a national call for art for US abstract artists working in any medium. Also they are offering a chance to win a 6-8 week solo exhibition in 2015. Questions, call 978-219-7172. Learn more.
Deadline: November 30, 2014 (midnight)
Image credit: Billie Holiday and her dog Mister, backstage dressing room, probably at the Downbeat, NYC, 1946. This photograph is from the William P. Gottlieb Collection which was purchased by the Library of Congress in 1995.