Of Note: Blue Star Museums offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve. Learn more about the Massachusetts museums participating in the Blue Star program.
Visual Artist Residency The Cuttyhunk Island Artists’ Residency invites applications to its fall visual artists program. Cuttyhunk Island Artists’ Residency accepts visual artists working in all mediums. However, with limited studio space and the unique natural environment of Cuttyhunk Island, we encourage applicants who will benefit from nature as a tool in their creative process. Learn more.
Deadline: June 1, 2019
Call to Artists This year’s public space invitational seeks creative installations & events for 3 Community Gardens in Boston, using any form of art and design. Learn more.
Deadline Extended: June 5, 2019 (9:00 a.m.)
Disability, Dance, Artistry, Residency Program Dance/NYC and its program partners Gibney and Spaceworks invite people to apply for the Disability. Dance. Artistry. Residency Program, made possible by support of the Craig H. Neilsen Foundation. Dance/NYC will award residencies to up to three (3) dance artists with spinal cord injury (SCI) and/or dance ensembles working with artists with SCI. The purpose of the residency program is to expand opportunities for dancers with SCI and to advance accessibility and inclusion within the larger dance, residency, and presenting communities. Learn more.
Deadline: June 7, 2019 (11:59 p.m. EST)
Printmakers The Washington Printmakers Gallery is accepting entries to exhibit prints, photos, and artist books by artists from across the United States in its 2019 National Small Works Exhibition (August 1 through 25, 2019). This annual juried exhibition, now in its twenty-second year, attracts an exciting range of entries in both traditional and experimental printmaking techniques including intaglio, relief, woodcut, linocut, Solarplate, serigraph, digital and photographic prints, plus three dimensional works with print components. The juror is JD Talasek, Director of Cultural Programs for the National Academy of Sciences. The first prize winner will receive a solo exhibition at Washington Printmakers Gallery in 2020
Deadline: June 8, 2019
Artist Residency The Studios at MASS MoCA are offering a great free 4-week residency opportunity for artists based anywhere in Massachusetts. Includes the usual residency perks (private studios & housing, free access to the museum, daily lunch provided, great camaraderie with fellow artists), plus some special financial and business training opportunities.
Deadline: June 20, 2019
Call for Artists Entries are being accepted for The New England Collective X, the Annual Juried Exhibition at Galatea Fine Art in Boston’s SOWA Art District (July 31 – August 31, 2019). All media accepted. The juror is Katherine French, Gallery Director of Catamount Arts in Vermont. Learn more.
Deadline: June 22, 2019
Call for Artist Members Galatea Fine Art, is accepting applications for general and affiliate membership for the 2019-2021 season. Learn more about membership. Questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
Writers, Artists Gay, a publication partnership between Roxane Gay and Medium, is accepting essays, pitches, short fiction, and art. Learn more.
Deadline: August 17, 2019
Call to Artists The Mosesian Center for the Arts invites member artists to submit original two and three-dimensional work to their upcoming Member Exhibition 2019. The show will also feature a guest judge who will decide on and present a “Best in Show” cash prize and 3 “Judge’s Choice” awards to select artists in the show. There will also be a “People’s Choice” award presented to one artist that is determined by public voting conducted throughout the opening of the exhibition. Each member is guaranteed at least one piece in the show. Additional pieces will be included pending available space and jury outcomes. Learn more.
Deadline: August 19, 2019
Exhibit at local Massachusetts Ice Cream Store Visiting Artists Program at J.P. Licks. Learn more.
Image credit: Girl with Rabbit, oil painting,1905, by Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876-1907)