Emerging Artists Fellowship The Walter Feldman Fellowship for Emerging Artists is open to New England-based artists working in non-photographic two-dimensional media. It supports the careers of young artists through the experience of a solo exhibition and provides them with curatorial support, as well as expert counsel in marketing and business skills needed to fully leverage this opportunity. This fellowship is open to artists who have yet to have their first commercial solo exhibition and who work in any two-dimensional media (excluding photography). Two artists will be selected as 2019 Fellows. Learn more.
Deadline: November 21, 2018
Call to Students from Worcester-Area Colleges ArtsWorcester is currently accepting entries for the 15th Annual ArtsWorcester College Show. Submissions are free and open to all students from Worcester-area colleges, at all levels of expertise. This is an excellent opportunity for student artists looking to build exhibition experience. They are looking for both 2D work as well as sculpture. Learn more.
Deadline: December 1, 2018
Performing Artists The NEST (New England States Touring) funds presentations of New England-based performing artists from outside of a presenter’s state. Learn more.
Deadline December 3, 2018
Translation Projects Grants Through fellowships to published translators, the National Endowment for the Arts supports projects for the translation of specific works of prose, poetry, or drama from other languages into English. Non-matching grants are for $12,500 or $25,000, depending upon the artistic excellence and merit of the project. Learn more.
Deadline: December 5, 2018
Filmmakers Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation’s On Screen/In Person program is designed to bring independent film and communities together by match-making American filmmakers with presenters from across the mid-Atlantic region. Learn more.
Deadline: December 7, 2018 (11:59 PM)
Of Note: Triumph! Unsung Black Veterans in U.S. History, at The Strand Theatre Gallery, 534 Columbia Road, Dorchester, through December 7, 2018
Call for Proposals Boston Cyberarts and the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority invite artists to submit proposals for the 26th round of Art on the Marquee at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. This 80-foot-tall Marquee offers more than 3,000 square feet of display area on 7 screens, providing full-motion video. We are looking for ten 30-second videos, animations or computer generated work, using the entire Marquee in colorful and creative ways. Learn more.
Deadline: December 9, 2018
Call for Artists The Kingston Gallery welcomes artists living and working in Greater Boston to apply for membership. Kingston Gallery is an artist-run gallery located in the heart of Boston’s vibrant SoWa Gallery district. Since its inception more than three decades ago, Kingston has empowered its member artists through opportunities to exhibit work, join a community of fellow artists, and participate directly in the gallery’s operation. All application materials must be submitted via email. Learn more.
Deadline: December 10, 2018
Call for Proposals The Providence Children’s Museum invites proposals for the design and fabrication of an immersive installation for kids and their adults as part of the Museum’s new project: the Creativity Initiative. Creatives will work in collaboration with Museum staff to bring mind-blowing, playful, active, and kid-centered spaces to life. Each installation will celebrate creativity in its fullest form, from the everyday to the fantastic, provide a window into the creative process, and engage their visitors in the hands-on interactive exploration of creativity. Learn more.
Deadline: December 17, 2018 (11:59 pm)
Artist Grants for Women The Barbara Deming Memorial Fund application cycle begins January 1, 2019 and ends January 31, 2019. Small artist support grants ($500 – $1500) to individual feminist women in the arts who are citizens with primary residence in the U.S and Canada. Learn more.
Deadline: January 31, 2019
Artist Residency The Emmanuel College Art Department offers an eight-week artists residency to four artists each summer. The residency supports a diverse group of artists, providing time and space for established and emerging artists to develop their work. However, the Art Department specifically aims to award a residency to one individual from each of the four categories: ceramics, photography, printmaking and social justice. The residency is from mid June to mid August 2019. Artists will receive a stipend of $1000 dollars and possible reimbursement for travel and visa up to an additional $1000. Learn more.
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Image credit: Photograph of the great American singer Ella Fitzgerald. From the Library of Congress.