Early voting opportunities exist in Massachusetts this year. Learn more.
Call for Artists Seeking a group of artists in any discipline to participate in “Kino Creativo,” an eight-day field-based trip to Bahia de Kino, Mexico. Short classes about the history, culture, and ecology of the region will be given; the rest of the trip will provide time and space for artists to work on individual or collaborative projects. They’ll take daily trips to a variety of local areas including estuaries, islands, offshore, and into the Sonoran Desert. The program takes place at the Prescott College Kino Bay Center for Cultural and Ecological Studies. Learn more.
Artist Fellowships National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Fund for the Arts supports US-based Latino artists and arts organizations in the development, creation, presentation and sustainability of artistic excellence, as well as the opportunity to participate in activities that contribute to professional and organizational growth. They are offering awards from $5,000 – $15,000. Learn more.
Deadline: October 13, 2016
Artist Residency Applications are being accepted by the Lighthouse Works in Fisher Island, NY. Their primary purpose is to provide artists with the space and time, free from material concerns, to do their best creative work. Their fellowship program accepts artists working in a wide range of disciplines, but are best able to accommodate visual artists, writers, and musicians. They offer $1750 in stipends, room, board and studio space. Learn more.
Deadline: October 15, 2015
Artist Residency for Women with Dependent Child The Women’s Studio Workshop’s Parent Residency Grant in Rosendale, NY, is currently accepting applications. They are offering a four-week grant for a woman artist with a dependent child/children under the age of 15. The grant includes a $1000 stipend for child care, free housing and a travel stipend of $250 for one round trip for the artist/family. Learn more.
Deadline: October 15, 2016
Local Cultural Council Grants Applications are being accepted for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s LCC grants. Learn more.
Deadline: October 17, 2016 (11:59 PM)
Massachusetts Artists Assets for Artists is accepting applications for its Matched Savings Program and fall Professional Development Workshops – learn more. If you are an artist living in Holyoke or Lawrence, take note: Assets for Artists is offering additional opportunities in these communities.
Deadline: October 17, 2016
Photographers Entries are now being accepted for the 4th Annual LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards. Awards will include a digital gallery exhibition at the International Center of Photography Museum in New York City, $20,000 in grants, opportunities for exposure at over 50 international photography festivals, inclusion in the upcoming photobook, The Best of LensCulture Today: 150 Contemporary Photographers. Learn more.
Deadline: October 18, 2016
Call for Art The Umbrella Community Arts Center in Concord, MA, is currently accepting entries for their juried small works show Off the Wall. This show is open to all 2D and 3D artists who work on a small scale. Work must be original and have been completed in the past three years. Learn more.
Deadline: October 28, 2016 (5:00 pm)
Of Note: Artists Under the Dome annual event on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
Call for Cape Cod Artists The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod will host its Annual Member Winter Art Exhibit January/February 2017 at the Cotuit Center for the Arts. The 2017 exhibit Personal Space will feature local artists interpretations of that theme. All Cape Cod established and emerging artists submit art for consideration and are selected by jury. Learn more.
Deadline: November 11, 2016 (midnight)
Filmmakers Entries are now being accepted for the Independent Film Festival. They are considering both feature-length and short subject in Narrative, Documentary, Animation, and Experimental. Learn more.
Deadline: November 28, 2016
Photographers The Cultural Center of Cape Cod has announced a call for photography for their exhibition Set in Motion. All winners will be displayed in their online gallery at www.cultural-center.org. Cash prizes awarded. Register with CaFE to enter.
Deadline: January 20, 2017 (11:59pm)
Call for Student Artists Gallery 263 in Cambridge, MA, is currently accepting applications to the fall cycle of their Student Artist Membership program. This program is designed to support the careers of emerging artists. Learn more.