MASS MoCA’s Puerto Rico Artist Fellowship Program Artists of all disciplines whose primary residence is Puerto Rico are welcome to apply to MASS MoCA’s fellowship program, which comes with $800 travel stipend, a $100 per week food stipend, and four weeks of access to private studio and nearby housing. Learn more.
Deadline: January 8, 2019
Joshua Tree Highlands Residency Applications are currently being accepted for the Joshua Tree Highlands Residency at the Joshua Tree National Park, California. This residency fosters creativity through opportunities for exploring, experimenting, quiet reflection, engagement and cross-cultural exchange with the vibrant local artist community. Artists are supported with a $1,000 stipend, plus living accommodations and studio space. Learn more.
Deadline: January 10, 2019
Artist Residencies Applications are currently available for three artist and two writers residencies in the Peaked Hill Trust, an area in the Cape Cod National Seashore. One of the residencies is specifically for emerging artists of color. Learn more about their artists’ and writers residency program.
Deadline: January 15, 2020
Large-Scale, Outdoor Sculptures SculptureNow is accepting applications from established and emerging sculptors for its twenty-second consecutive, juried, annual exhibition of large-scale, outdoor sculptures. The show will be presented for the eighth year at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, a historic site in Lenox, MA, from June 1 to October 31, 2020. A $1,000 honorarium will be provided for each artist in the exhibition. Existing and proposed sculptures may be submitted for consideration. There is no exhibition theme and no application fee. Up to 30 sculptures may be selected. The exhibition will include both invited and juried sculptors. Questions, contact email@example.com, or 413 358 3884. Learn more.
Extended Deadline: January 20, 2020
Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, Painting Fellowships The Mass Cultural Council is currently accepting fellowship applications from Massachusetts artists in the following categories: Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, and Painting. The Artist Fellowships are $15,000 each and Finalist awards are $1,500. Read the guidelines and apply.
Deadline: January 27, 2020
Call to Sculptors ArtsWorcester invites submissions of sculpture that interact with ideas of weight and/or weightlessness, both conceptually and materially. Sculpture in any media is eligible for consideration. Artists may submit up to two works. Lisa Crossman, PhD, Curator at the Fitchburg Art Museum, will serve as juror. Five hundred dollars in prizes will also be awarded, and winners will be announced at the opening. Learn more.
New deadline: February 3, 2020
Image credit: Still photographic image of the Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer puppet, via NBC.