A special shout out to our artist friends living in Duxbury, Chatham and Orleans!
Of Note: On Saturday, September 6, 7-9pm, Luminarium Dance Company will debut a one-night-only evening of dance, art, and 20-foot high video projections held at the historic water tower of Arlington Heights (Arlington MA). Free and open to all ages.
Poetry, Prose A prize of $1,000 and publication in Wag’s Revue is given twice yearly for a poem or group of poems, a short story, or an essay. The editors will judge. Using the online submission system, submit up to 10 pages of poetry or up to 10,000 words of prose. Learn more.
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Craft Artists Entries are now being accepted for the 28th annual Materials: Hard & Soft, a national contemporary craft competition and exhibition. Ana M. Lopez, a metalsmith, educator and decorative arts scholar, will jury this year’s entries and award $5,000 in prize money. Learn more.
Deadline: September 5, 2014
Call for Proposals The Illuminus festival is now accepting proposals. Their festival is Boston’s first “nuit blanche” — a free nighttime festival featuring large-scale projections and light installations alongside immersive sound, performance, and multimedia experiences. Learn more.
Deadline: September 8, 2014 (11:59 PM)
Call to Artists Sandbox is teaming up with COOL Lowell to have a Makers Pitch Contest for artists who makes any type of product. They are welcoming artists from all around the Commonwealth to apply for the chance at pitching their product for thousands of dollars & selling to 100+ people at their September 25th event. It’s completely free to apply/participate. Learn more.
Deadline: September 11, 2014 (midnight)
Dancers Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Boston Dance Alliance’s open call audition which will take place on September 14, 2014 from 11am – 5pm. This is a great opportunity if you’re a dancer wanting to try out for numerous dance companies at one time. Space is limited so pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Learn more to register.
Call for Artists The Hadassah-Brandeis Institute at Brandeis University is accepting applications for the Spring 2015 Artist-in-Residence. HBI seeks artists whose work relates to Jewish gender issues. The opportunity provides studio space, $3000 stipend and solo exhibition at the Kniznick Gallery at the Women’s Studies Research Center. Residency begins March 10, 2015. Learn more.
Deadline: October 9, 2014