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Call to New England Artists The New Work New England provides grants to New England artists for the creation and production of new work that demonstrates the potential to engage New England audiences in the disciplines of dance, film, interdisciplinary work, music, musical theater, opera, poetry, storytelling, and theater. Learn more.
Deadline: September 3, 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: Extended to September 4, 2020
Call to Artists, Artisans Join the Arlington Center for the Arts for their 22st Annual Arlington Open Studios, Saturday, November 14, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s in-person Arlington Open Studios will be replaced by a virtual experience. All mediums encouraged, including painting, photography, fiber, ceramics, glass, fine jewelry, mixed media, printmaking, and sculpture. Learn more.
Deadline: September 8, 2020
Ceramic Artists The Worcester Center for Crafts has extended its application deadline for The Cup Show. Size restriction: No larger than 10” tall and 6” wide (common cup sizes please). All pieces must be ceramic and functional. Learn more.
Deadline: September 13, 2020
Call to Artists The City of Boston is inviting artists and artist teams to apply to create permanent public artwork for the new Adams Street Branch Library. The budget for the public art project is $300,000. The call to artists is for a permanent artwork. It is open to national and international artists, with a strong preference for artists connected to Dorchester. Learn more.
Deadline: September 16, 2020, at 5 p.m. ET.
Call to New England Artists The Cambridge Art Association (CAA) invites artists living and working in New England to submit artwork to RED, juried by Layla Bermeo, the Kristin and Roger Servison Associate Curator of American Paintings, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. This exhibition will be featured online and in-person at CAA’s Kathryn Schultz Gallery. Learn more.
Deadline September 28, 2020
Photographers The National Juried Photography Exhibition is held biennially in November at the Delaplaine as part of FOCUS, their month-long celebration of photography. Artists residing within the U.S. are invited to enter up to three (3) photographs for consideration. All photographs, black & white, color, non-silver, computer-manipulated, digital, or pinhole are eligible. Learn more.
Deadline: September 28, 2020
Worcester Area College Students ArtsWorcester is accepting submissions for its 17th Annual College Show. The Seventeenth Annual College Show is a juried, online exhibition open to Worcester-area college students in any major. Learn more.
Deadline: December 11, 2020 (midnight)
Outdoor Sculpture The Worcester Center for Crafts is accepting submissions for a permanent large-scale outdoor sculpture from Worcester area artists. Learn more.
Deadline: January 1, 2021
Image credit: Frances Benjamin Johnston’s 1890 photographic portrait of Susan B. Anthony (Library of Congress)