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Fiction The Bard Fiction Prize is awarded to a promising, emerging writer who is an American citizen aged 39 years or younger at the time of application. In addition to the monetary award, the winner receives an appointment as writer in residence at Bard College for one semester, without the expectation that he or she teach traditional courses. Learn more.
Deadline: July 15, 2013
Poetry A prize of $1,000 and publication in Literal Latté is given annually for a poem. Submit up to six poems of no more than 2,000 words each with a $10 entry fee ($15 for up to 10 poems). Learn more.
Deadline: July 15, 2013
Visual Artists The Arts Collinwood Gallery in the Cleveland, OH, invites members and non-members to submit artwork for a juried exhibition Vacancy/No Vacancy. The juror is Jon Seydl, Cleveland Museum of Art’s Curator of European Paintings and Sculpture. Original work in all two-dimensional and three-dimensional media may be submitted. No Time based or electronic media. Learn more.
Deadline: July 30, 2013 (11:59:59 pm Eastern Time)
Artist Collective Membership Opportunity Boston Handmade is accepting membership applications through July 31, 2013. Boston Handmade is a juried arts organization of local artists and craftspeople supporting one another in the pursuit of creativity made by hand. Learn more. Questions? Contact: BostonHandmade@gmail.com
Deadline: July 31, 2013
Mid-Career Visual Artists Grants The Artist’s Resource Trust (A.R.T.) provides grants to talented mid-career New England-based visual artists who have demonstrated substantial commitment and who have a financial need, as well as grants to nonprofit organizations wishing to purchase, exhibit, or commission work by mature (aged 35 or older) artists living in New England, Columbia County (NY), or northeast Dutchess County (NY). Learn more.
Deadline: August 1, 2013
Filmmakers The Williamstown Film Festival is now accepting submissions of narrative, documentaries, animation, shorts and features. First-time filmmakers are especially encouraged. Since 1999, WFF has screened world, American, East Coast, and New England premieres of more than 400 titles at Images Cinema, MASS MoCA, the Clark Art Institute, and the ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance. WFF’s Fifteenth Anniversary Season will run October 30 through November 3, 2013. Learn more.
Late Deadline: August 12, 2013
Professional Development Program Applications are being accepted for the Artist’s Professional Toolbox program at Montserrat College of Art. Learn more.
Deadline: August 23, 2013
Public Media Art The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority and Boston Cyberarts have issued a call for science inspired media art (30-second videos, animations, or computer-generated works) for display on the 80′ Marquee at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Learn more.
Deadline: September 1, 2013 (midnight)
Solo Exhibition Competition Entries are now being accepted for the Bromfield Gallery’s New England Artists Solo 2014 exhibition competition. Open to all New England artists who have not had a solo show in a commercial gallery. All media. Juror: Al Miner, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Learn more.
Deadline: October 1, 2013
Analog Images Entries are now being accepted for MONO NO AWARE an international exhibition of art that incorporates Super 8mm, 16mm, 35mm or altered light projections as part of a sculpture, installation, dance, or expanded cinema performance. Submissions including digital projections will not be considered (i.e. HDcam, DigiBETA, DVcam, DVD). All moving images should be from an analog source. The event will be held December 6th and 7th 2013 at LightSpace Studios in Brooklyn New York. Learn more.
Deadline: October 31, 2013
Exhibition Proposals The Nave Gallery, a non-profit alternative art space in Somerville, MA, invites curators to submit proposals for 3-4 week group (2 or more artists) exhibitions. Proposals for all media are accepted but must be organized around a theme or process. Learn more.