Filmmakers The Roy Dean NYC grant for documentaries and indie features is accepting applications. They seek docs and features budgeted under $500K. Read more. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: April 30, 2011
Call to Artists The Amherst Public Arts Commission is accepting submissions for the Visiting Artist Program at Amherst Town Hall. 3 month exhibitions, reception during Amherst ArtsWalk. Mail submission CD (10 jpgs of 2D artwork) to Amherst Public Arts Commission c/o Jones Library, 43 Amity St., Amherst, MA 01002 or hand deliver to the Manager’s Office, Jones Library APAC box. Questions: email@example.com.
Deadline: May 2, 2011
Muralists Easthampton City Arts+ (ECA+) invites artists to submit a proposal for a mural to be created on the wall at the corner of Union St. and Chapman Ave. in Easthampton, MA. Funds creating this mural have been awarded to ECA+ by the MCC. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-527-8278.
Deadline: May 5, 2011
Temporary Public Art Projects The Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) is accepting applications for Occupy 539, a unique platform for artists to engage with audience through public art projects that explore ways in which people congregate and linger in public spaces. Artists are invited to submit proposals for a temporary public art project that will be exhibited on the BCA Plaza campus July-October 2011. Artists from the Greater Boston area and New England are invited to apply for a $1,500 stipend to develop, produce, and install the public artwork. The stipend includes costs for shipping, construction, and additional support for installation. Proposals for a site-specific temporary artwork should reflect the artist’s concerns and simultaneously explore the many ways in which the flow of public traffic is transformed. Non-traditional media is welcome including video, audio, and performance. Learn more.
Deadline: May 11, 2011
Printmakers Submissions are now being accepted from artists who create prints on alternative surfaces (up to three pieces) for the exhibition Prints on Alternative Surfaces. The juror is Leslie Ferrin of Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield, MA. Questions: email@example.com. Read more.
Deadline: June 8, 2011
Call for Artists The Second Annual Seacoast Fringe Festival will be held Columbus Day weekend, October 8-10, 2011, throughout downtown Portsmouth, NH. All genres and media are invited to apply. Learn more.
Deadline: July 1, 2011
Call to Artists The Friends of the Agawam Public Library are looking for entries for their Third Open Juried Art Show to take place in November 2011. Read more. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-789-4814.
Deadline: October 15, 2011
Image credit: Photograph by Nancy Sableski, Manager of Children’s Programs, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University.