Call for Visual Artists: C3 seeks visual artists to make use of the Dynamite Space in Thornes Marketplace in Northampton. The Dynamite Space is a raw, open basement space with brick walls, wood floors and huge windows. Work that would visually enhance the space and involve the community is welcomed. C3 offers assistance with publicity and curation. All proposals must be approved by C3 and Thornes Marketplace. All shows must be installed along the wall of the space, as the farmer’s market and dance rehearsals also take place in the space. More information on how to apply. Contact Perry Huntoon at 413-585-0373.
Call for Cell Phone Photography: The Southeastern Louisiana University Contemporary Art Gallery is devoted to the presentation of national and regional exhibitions of contemporary art, lectures and workshops.
Deadline: August 30, 2010
Call for Artists: Anderson Ranch Arts Center is calling for submissions for The Big Light Show, a juried exhibition of works that focus on light as a medium or inspiration. Open to artists of all media that takes light as its subject, inspiration or media in all its forms. Contact Paul Collins at 970-923-3181.
Deadline: September 1, 2010
Call to Artists: CoolClimate Art Contest. Art may originate in any medium, but must be static image for online submission. Learn more about submission. Judges include Agnes Gund, David Ross, Mel Chin, Philippe Cousteau, Van Jones, Jackson Browne, Chevy Chase, and Carrie Mae Weems. Contact Sarah Ingersoll at 310-486-5448.
Deadline: September 6, 2010
Call for Choreographers: If you need feedback on your work, some free rehearsal time and/or have your dance produced, the October 15-16, 2010 Shared Choreographers’ Concert may be for you. Interested choreographers need to submit a brief summary of your piece, including style, number of dancers and whatever you know about music, title, and props. Send your proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave it in the SCC mail box in the lobby of The Dance Complex. You and your dancers must be at the showings on September 12 and October 3, and the dress rehearsal on October 14. Learn more.
Deadline September 7, 2010
100,000 reasons why you should pass this along to nonprofit arts organizations looking to expand. Non-profit arts organizations with strong track records of artistic excellence, who are intending to buy, build, renovate, partner in the development of, or become anchor tenants in a vibrant artist space can apply for up to $100,000 in support of a facility project through the the Ford Foundation Space for Change Planning and Pre-Development Grant program.
Deadline: Letters of inquiry due September 17, 2010
Call for Public Art Entries: Powahouse %4ART Competition in Roxbury, MA is open to all artists, designers, architects and teams from Massachusetts. Go here to download the RFQ. Both new and established artists are encouraged to enter the competition. A project of Roxbury’s design/build company Placetailor, the Powahouse is a small apartment building designed to meet the stringent Passivhaus sustainability standards and produce more energy than it consumes. The Urban Arts Institute at Massachusetts College of Art and Design is facilitating the artist selection process. Budget: $4,000. Contact Christina Lanzl at 617-879-7973.
Deadline: September 20, 2010
Image credit: Department of Energy photograph, Image I.D. Number 2020754, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, November 3, 2009. These images show the simulation monthly averaged distribution of the total column water vapor from a high-resolution configuration of the Community Climate System Model Community Atmospheric Model.