Want to screen a short film or video you’ve made? Central Productions‘ monthly Open Screen is just your ticket. So long as it’s 10 minutes or less they’ll show it. Next Open Screen is Tuesday, April 13 at Somerville Theatre, 55 Davis Square, Somerville. Signups begin at 7pm. Screenings go from 7:30pm ’til there isn’t anything left to view.
Call to 2-dimensional artists: Massasoit Community College Arts Festival. Original work only, no reproductions or Giclées. All entries must be for sale. 25% commission, no insurance provided. Artwork must be framed, and wired. No saw tooth hangers or clip frames. Maximum framed size 36″x40″. Plexiglass for frames larger than 18″x24″. $10/1, $24/3. $1,200 Cash Awards. Show dates: Sunday May 23. 900 Randolph St., Canton, MA 02021. For more information, contact: Ellyn Moller at 781-821-2222 x2124 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: Friday, April 16, 2010
Call for new site-specific dance works proposals. Dance in the Fells: 5 Pieces 5 Places is a festival of new, site-specific dance created for and performed within the Medford and Winchester borders of the Middlesex Fells. The project is produced by Two Roads Site-Specific Performance and Dance and is funded in part by the Medford and Winchester Arts Councils. Five selected choreographers will each receive a $500.00 stipend. The performance event is scheduled for Saturday, October 9, 2010, with a rain date of Saturday, October 16. Check out their Web site tworoads.org for more information. Deadline: Proposals Due April 30, 2010
Have you created an image of Medford you’d like to share – or better yet, send via US Post? The Medford Arts Council is producing a series of postcards, each with an image of Medford on the front along with information about the Medford Arts Council and the artist’s name on the back. If interested in submitting your art for a possible postcard, send up to four color digital images of anything in Medford (though recognizable landmarks are preferred), 300 dpi, 5.7 wide/3.2 tall minimum, along with your name, address, phone number, email, and 1-3 sentences about yourself plus 1-3 sentences about your artwork. Selected artists will receive 50 copies of their card plus distribution of their art to thousands of Medford residents. More info. Deadline: April 30, 2010.
Call for Arts & Crafts Vendors at Bunker Hill Community College. Arts & crafts vendors are sought to participate in Bunker Hill Community College’s annual Spring Day event on Wednesday, April 28, 2010. They are looking for affordable items such as photos, prints, jewelry, pottery, and unique crafts. The event will involve 11,000 students, 700+ staff, and local community visitors. There is no fee for a table! For more information, contact Paul Moda.
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Image credit: Photograph of Books in Building Window by ArtSake