Get ready to strike at the artist knuckeballs heading your way:
First up at bat is an opportunity from the US Mint (as in money, not the plant that makes mint juleps). There will soon be a call out to artists to design money. Be on the lookout for their next upcoming nationwide call for artists.
Here batter, batter, here’s a call for submissions from Gallery 51 in North Adams for an exhibition titled “Here.” Artists are being asked to submit recent works that demonstrate the concept of HERE – Content could include a direct or indirect reference to North Adams, The Berkshires, the moment in time “2009.” Submissions accepted in any media. Deadline: August 4, 2009.
Rounding first base is ASPECT: The Chronicle of New Media Art, which is currently seeking works for Volume 15: Influence and Reference. Deadline: August 1, 2009
Heading into second base is CRAFTBOSTON. They are now accepting applications for two events: the annual spring event at the Seaport World Trade Center and the holiday event at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts. Deadline: September 25, 2009. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Rounding third base is En Focos New Works Photography Awards Fellowship. This annual program selects three or more U.S. photographers of Latino, African, or Asian heritage and Native Peoples of the Americas and the Pacific. Three photographers will be selected from an open and national call for entries to receive a $1,000 honorarium, photo-related supplies, technical assistance, a photographers page on enfoco.org, an article in Nueva Luz, an En Foco membership, and a culminating group exhibition in New York. Deadline: July 31, 2009.
And sliding safe into home for the winning run is the Experimental Art Gallery & Studio in Salem. They are accepting all media for the show SEE-Scapes. For a prospectus and entry form, please email: email@example.com Deadline: July 31, 2009
Image credit: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA-OWI Collection, [reproduction number, LC-USF33-005212-M4 DLC] Edwin Rosskam photographer. Baseball game, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.