No Asian Longhorned Beetles Need Apply: The Arnold Arboretum is looking for artists to participate in the 2010 Artists in the Arboretum. Local artists are invited to submit work inspired by the plants, landscape, and collections of the Arnold Arboretum for the upcoming show organized in conjunction with Jamaica Plain Open Studios. For more information: 617-384-5209 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The submission form is online.
Deadline: July 14 at 4pm.
Sniffing out an Opportunity: Amesbury Plaza Community Day is looking for artists and craftspeople to participate in their event on July 17, 10am-4pm at 58 Macy Street, Route 110, Amesbury, MA (right on the Powow River). Nine businesses in the Amesbury Plaza are participating. Organizers say it’ll be a great way for local artists and area groups to gain visibility in the community of Amesbury. Contact Christina Meriah (508-250-5157) for a table or booth application.
Running with the Pack: North Adams Open Studios is looking for artists – with and without studios – to participate in its sixth annual autumn showcase of local artisans to be held October 15-16, 10am – 6pm. The annual event showcases a diversity of artwork and art forms, and offers visitors a glimpse inside the creative spaces of working artists in the city, along with the opportunity to learn more about the artistic process. Information for the non-juried event, along with guidelines and information for artists needing to rent space, is available at the North Adams Open Studio Web site.
Deadline: August 31, 2010
Sit, Stay, Wag: South Shore Art Center has call out to artists for their show Body Language. Open to all artists and all media. No geographical restrictions. Work must have been completed since January 1, 2008 and not previously shown at South Shore Art Center. All work must be for sale.
Deadline: September 17, 2010
Image credit: Photograph by Peter Griffin. From public domain Web site.