Documentary Film and Video LEF New England’s Moving Image Fund is now accepting submissions for Production and Post-Production funding. They are looking for works that that demonstrate excellence in technique, originality of vision and voice, and creativity in form. The strongest proposals will be those that clearly articulate the ways in which the proposed project aligns with the program’s funding criteria. Learn more.
Deadline: January 24, 2020 at 11:59pm (midnight)
Emerging or Independent Choreographers OnStage Residency in Malden MA offers free studio space and performance opportunities for emerging choreographers to create new work, with no creative constraints. Learn more.
Deadline: January 26, 2020
Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, Painting Fellowships The Mass Cultural Council is currently accepting fellowship applications from Massachusetts artists in the following categories: Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, and Painting. The Artist Fellowships are $15,000 each and Finalist awards are $1,500. Read the guidelines and apply.
Deadline: January 27, 2020
Boston Artists Opportunity Fund The application for the current round of Opportunity Fund grants is open through January 31. Individual artists can apply for funding for professional development, community arts experiences/events, and festivals. Learn more.
Deadline: January 31, 2020
Seaside Residency in Gloucester Great residency opportunity in the Rocky Neck Cultural District in Gloucester’s RockyNeckArt . Live and work in a seaside studio on Madfish Wharf. The Goetemann Artist Residency at Rocky Neck Art Colony provides each of three visual artists and one environmental/installation artist with a four-week stay in a live-work studio with access to the rich cultural community of Gloucester. Selected artists demonstrate a high caliber of work, originality and seriousness of purpose, and all are expected to give opening and closing talks as a part of the program. Learn more.
Deadline: February 5, 2020
Emerging Writers Fellowship GrubStreet in Boston is now accepting applications for its Emerging Writers Fellowship. This fellowship is open to anyone 18 and older with a passion for writing, and it aims to assist writers in need of financial assistance in reaching their writing goals. People of color, ethnic minorities, those who identify as LGBTQ, people with disabilities, and other members of communities historically underrepresented by the literary community are encouraged to apply. Learn more.
Deadline: February 10, 2020 (11:59pm)
Call for Art The Mayor’s Office of Women’s Advancement is seeking original posters inspired by the Women’s Suffrage and Equal Rights movements for the “Women’s Voices, One Hundred Years and Counting,” exhibition at Boston City Hall in March 2020 in commemoration of the centennial of the 19th Amendment enabling women to vote. Deadline: Learn more.
Deadline: February 10, 2020
Greater Boston Performing Artists LAB invites performing artists, small performing arts organizations, bands, groups of artists, producers, and presenters in the Greater Boston area to apply for up to $15,000 in project-specific funds to create, produce, or present new artistic work for Greater Boston audiences. In addition to grant funding, grantees will receive support for project documentation, one-on-one support, peer networking opportunities, and other professional development opportunities. Funding will support work in dance, theater, music, opera, musical theater, spoken word, performance art, circus arts, traditional and folk performing arts, and any multi-disciplinary combination of the above. Learn more.
Deadline: February 10, 2019
Call for Exhibition Proposals Pitch an exhibition for this spring at Gallery 263 and bring your vision to life. Organize and present a well-curated exhibition of contemporary art from start to finish, with guidance and support from Gallery 263 staff. Open to New England artists of all media and career levels. Learn more.
Deadline: February 16, 2020
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