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Webinars with Arts Administrators Arts Administration Association New England is holding a series of “Sip and Chat” webinars with arts administrators from the region. The next discussion is August 13, 2020, 4 PM, featuring Beth C. McLaughlin (Chief Curator, Fuller Craft Museum), Petra Slinkard (The Nancy B. Putnam Curator of Fashion and Textiles, Peabody Essex Museum), and Samantha E. Cataldo (Curator of Contemporary Art, Currier Museum of Art).
Call to MA Artists, Cultural Workers, or Organizations Are you doing the work of a more just future for our public spaces? The Collective Imagination for Spatial Justice Grant might be the opportunity for you. Learn more.
Deadline: August 14, 2020
Call for Art from Roxbury and South End Artists The Piano Craft Gallery is inviting artists that live and/or work in Roxbury or the South End to apply to their September juried exhibition, “ROX/SE,” that will take place both onsite and online. The exhibition will highlight the diversity of talent in the neighborhoods the gallery borders. Learn more.
Deadline: August 15, 2020
Film Festival Fellowship The LEF Foundation/Camden International Film Festival Fellowship is an opportunity for 6 New England-based filmmaker teams to attend the 2020 Camden International Film Festival (CIFF) in October and connect with funders, distributors, producers, and other industry professionals through a series of curated 1:1 meetings (this year, meetings will be virtual). Along with the meetings and all-access passes to 2020 CIFF and Points North Forum programming (October 1-12), filmmaking teams will receive a $300 honorarium. Learn more.
Deadline: August 28, 2020
Call to Artists The Roxbury Branch Library is looking for an artist to create a permanent public artwork. This is the second public art project at the branch funded by the City’s Percent for Art Program. Learn more.
Deadline: September 9, 2020 at 5 p.m. ET.
Call to Artists The Cultural Center of Cape Cod invites artists to submit work for The Bass River Press Cover Art Competition 2020. The winning artwork will be featured on the cover of From the Farther Shore: Discovering Cape Cod and the Islands Through Poetry. Bass River Press is seeking art that is “suggestive” of the history, people, place and “spirit” of the Cape & Islands, not necessarily representational. All media are accepted, including painting, drawing, photography, and photographs of three-dimensional works. Learn more.
Deadline: October 1, 2020
Photographers The Cultural Center of Cape Cod invites artists worldwide to submit work for their online exhibition Apertures 2020. All winners will be displayed in their online gallery. Apertures 2020 has an open theme; anything goes. Any and all methods of capture and process are welcome; from all photographers, both amateur and professional. Open to all methods of capture and process of photography welcome except video. Learn more.
Deadline: October 2, 2020
Of Note: The Documentary Producers Alliance has provided a free, Anti-Racist & Structural Equity Resource Guide. They state, “We hope this guide can help all producers and content creators better understand the responsibilities we share, internalize the importance of this work, and highlight the reasons, benefits and pathways to creating an inclusive and decolonized documentary ecosystem.” Find the guide here.
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