Call to Boston Area Artists Slideluck is teaming up with Boston Cyberarts for a call to artists. They are currently accepting entries from Greater Boston area artists for a multimedia slideshow and potluck. This show’s curator is Stephanie Dvareckas, the Assistant Director of Boston Cyberarts. Learn more.
Deadline: March 1st, 2015
Puppeteers The Somerville Arts Council (SAC) seeks to support and present local puppet companies in the area with the PUPPETPalooza 2015 Call for Talent. SAC seeks touring puppeteers and puppet companies for a curated indoor or outdoor performance series of puppetry works (min. 30 minutes in length) that will take place on the streets, parking lots, municipal parks, and other spaces located in east Somerville. SAC is open to various models — series of short vignettes or an evening of longer performances. The series is expected to take place in May and June and to consist of four to six productions. Puppet Palooza is a collaboration between the Somerville Arts Council and East Somerville Main Streets as part of the This is East programming— an event series designed to bring the art of puppetry to east Somerville in unexpected places. Learn more and find out how to apply.
Deadline: March 2, 2015
Curatorial Proposals The New Art Center is currently accepting curatorial proposals for their Curatorial Opportunity Program (COP). Their 2,500 square-foot gallery is a converted church with a 25-foot vaulted ceiling. Curators of accepted proposals receive a 1,000 USD stipend as well as administrative, installation, marketing & P.R. support. Learn more.
Deadline: April 6, 2015
Call for FilmsThe Arlington International Film Festival is currently accepting submissions for their 5th Annual festival to be held at the Kendall Square Cinema in Cambridge, MA. Learn more
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Exhibition Proposals The Visual Arts Exhibition Committee of Wellfleet Preservation Hall announced an open call to artists, curators and collaborators for exhibitions to be held in 2015. Proposals for new works, existing works or touring shows and all multidisciplinary practices will be considered. Curators may include their own work in the exhibition. Learn more.
Creative Writing Fellowships The NEA Literature Fellowships program offers $25,000 grants in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) and poetry to published creative writers that enable the recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement. Learn more.
Deadline: March 11, 2015
Image credit: Photograph of Army versus Navy football game at the old Polo grounds. In public domain.