Open Call for Art/Technology Work Boston Cyberarts is looking for work that pairs art and technology in a thought provoking and visually engaging manner. They’re particularly interested in pieces that use technology to facilitate art, or art to observe technology from a novel perspective, preferably some combination of the two. Boundary-pushing is desired and respected. Works that address, rather than use, technology on a conceptual level may also be considered. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Learn more.
Deadline: April 1, 2018
Call to Artists The Salem Arts Festival, initially run as a project of Salem Main Streets, has expanded this year to be run in collaboration with the Creative Collective. The Creative Collective is a group of invested creative professionals with the mission of connecting creativity, community and commerce. Applications for performers and street fair vendors are now live. Learn more.
Deadline: April 7, 2018
Photographers The Photographic Resource Center (PRC) is accepting entries for their 22nd Annual Juried Exhibition exhibition, EXPOSURE. The juror is Christopher Rauschenberg. They seek a broad range of exhibition-ready bodies of work, including both traditional and non-traditional approaches to photography. Learn more.
Deadline: April 8, 2018
Free Workshop The Somerville Arts Council is offering free workshops on the business of being an artist: April 10 – Artist Residency 101 and May 16 – The Price is Right: Demystifying the Value of Your Work.
Of Note: Interested in making public art but confused about the process? @Arts_Extension is offering a 2-day Public Art Process for Artists training April 14th to 15th in Holyoke to explain the entire public art making process. All artists welcome. Learn more.
Ceramics Artist in Residence Harvard Ceramics are accepting applications for their Artist In Residence program. Learn more.
Deadline: April 15, 2018
Call for Art Artists and creative community members of all ages and experience are encouraged to submit proposals of site-specific artwork for the 2018 Art on the Trails outdoor exhibition, Unexpected Gestures. The exhibition will be juried by Jean Mineo, former Director of Boston Sculpture Gallery, and will be installed in the Beals Preserve, Southborough, Massachusetts from June 13 – September 23, 2018. Learn more.
Deadline: April 22, 2018
Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program Chamber Music America, the national network of ensemble music professionals provides grants through the Classical Commissioning Program to professional U.S.-based presenters and ensembles whose programming includes Western European and/or non-Western classical and contemporary music. Grants are provided for the commissioning and performance of new works by American composers. The program supports works scored for 2–10 musicians performing one per part, composed in any of the musical styles associated with contemporary classical music. Commission fees range from $5,000 to $20,000. Applicants must be Chamber Music America members at the Organization level. The new composition must be performed by the ensemble a minimum of three times in the U.S. Learn more.
Deadline: April 29, 2018
Call to Artists DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum is looking for artists, artisans, and vendors to participate at the Park Fest market, their second annual campus-wide celebration. Park Fest will take place on Saturday, June 23 and starts with a 5K in the morning followed by art-making activities, live music, a dance performance, mini-golf, shopping, and food and drinks in their 30-acre Sculpture Park. No application fee. Learn more.
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Free Artist Business Workshop SCORE Boston are offering a free workshop called “Business Bootcamp for the Working Artist” on May 2, 2018
Muralists The City of Salem is seeking artists to participate in a Mural Slam, a public art project to take place during the Salem Arts Festival, June 1-3, 2018. The site for the 2018 Salem Mural Slam is a series of brick walls at Artists’ Row located in downtown Salem at 24 New Derby Street. For information contact: Deb Greel, email@example.com. Learn more.
Deadline: May 7, 2018