Fiction, Poetry P+B Publications is a new, independent publisher, seeking the best new work by women and non-binary authors. In the spirit of Pen + Brush, we believe fervently that our publishing program exists to act as forceful means of dispelling the misconception that too few women produce consistently high-level literary fiction and poetry. Learn more.
Artist Residency The Industry Lab in Cambridge is offering an Artist Residency from May 20, 2019 to August 16, 2019. Industry Lab residencies are opportunities for self-led professional development and experimentation. It includes coworking space to complete work as well as the opportunity to engage meaningfully with the community of entrepreneurs and creatives at Industry Lab. Learn more.
Deadline: March 29, 2019
Artist Residency The Village Canoe is seeking applications for a 10-day floating artist residency this summer in Maine. Artists and non-artists of all disciplines are invited to apply. Artists selected will paddle with Registered Maine Guides in a big canoe, camping on riverbanks and islands, inspiring and producing work to be exhibited one month following their return. The show will take place in a pop-up greenhouse on the waterfront in Belfast, ME, and will include live performance, artist talks, panel discussion, and educational workshops. Learn more.
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Call to Artists Art In the Orchard in Easthampton is seeking entries for its 5th biennial outdoor sculpture exhibit. They are looking for work that resonate with the public, such as those containing elements of whimsical, absurd, and surreal and those that elicit emotional responses. Site-specific and kinetic installations encouraged as well. Nothing is off the table, be creative! Selected artists receive a $500 honorarium. One or more short term residencies are available for site specific work. Question, contact Jean-Pierre Pasche at email@example.com or 413-529-9265. Learn more.
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Residency Fellowship Applications are being accepted for the Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship, which is meant for people interested in the intersection of art and social change. It is a nine-month residential fellowship designed to provide support and resources to emerging artists working on projects which address issues of social justice, civic engagement, and community building. Learn more.
Deadline: April 4, 2019 (5PM EDT)
Writers Fellowship The 3rd annual Eliza So Fellowship from Submittable, judged by Joan Naviyuk Kane and Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, will honor books-in-progress by Native American and Immigrant writers. Submittable will offer two month-long residencies in Missoula, Montana, affording time and solitude to writers finishing a book-length project. Learn more.
Deadline: April 5, 2019
Commissioning Composers The 2019 Classical Commissioning Program from Chamber Music America is accepting grant applications. Chamber Music America’s Classical Commissioning Program provides grants to professional U.S.-based presenters and ensembles whose programming includes Western European and/or non-Western classical and contemporary music. Grants are provided for the commissioning and performance of new works by American composers. The program supports works scored for 2–10 musicians performing one per part, composed in any of the musical styles associated with contemporary classical music. Learn more.
Deadline: April 5, 2019
Call to Artists Waterloo Arts invites all artists residing in the US or Canada to submit artwork for the 2019 Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition. Artist may submit up to three (3) pieces of original art in any two-dimensional or three-dimensional media. All work must have been executed within the last 5 years and not previously shown at Waterloo Arts in Cleveland, OH. Time based, electronic media, performance art, and installations will NOT be accepted. Work exceeding 36 inches in any dimension may be excluded due to space restrictions. Learn more.
Deadline: April 7, 2019
Poets Entries are currently being accepted from Oberon. The winner receives a prize of $1,000 and publication in Oberon is given annually for a single poem. Learn more.
Deadline: April 10, 2019
Podcasts Creator Program The Google Podcasts creator program seeks to increase the diversity of voices in the industry globally and lower barriers to podcasting. Selected teams will receive seed funding and participate in an intensive training program. The program is run by PRX. Learn more.
Deadline: April 14, 2019
Literary District Residency Boston Literary District and Emerson College are offering a residency to a New England writer, including housing in downtown Boston, from July 15-August 15, 2019. Learn more.
Deadline: April 15, 2019
Exhibition Proposals The Newton Free Library is seeking proposals of two-dimensional, original work by local artists for January-June 2020 shows. Questions, contact Ellen Meyers at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-796-1410. Learn more.
Deadline: July 12, 2019 (12:00 pm)
Image credit: Photograph of Georgia O’Keeffe, Lake George (1918) by Alfred Stieglitz.