Call to Artists – Mural
Easthampton City Arts seeks proposals from artists for painting a mural on a 500 sq.ft. downtown brick wall. A minimum of 400 sq.ft. Compensation, including supplies, is $3,000. The Call to Artists is available from ECA, 43 Main Street, or by calling or emailing the Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-527-8278.
Deadline: Proposals are due by 5pm, June 4, 2010.
Second round of LCC grants in Northampton
The Northampton Arts Council is unique among our Local Cultural Councils in that it offers a second round of grants every spring (this in addition to its annual October deadline). The council raises money for this second cycle through events like Transperformance (every August) and Four Sundays in February Series. Up to $20,000 will be awarded this spring in the following categories: dance, film/video, literature, mixed media, music, schools, theater, and visual arts.
The ArtsEZ Spring 2010 grant program deadline is May 14, 2010.
Boston Pops Art Contest for Kids
As part of its 125th anniversary season celebration, the Boston Pops is having a student art contest. Students grades K-12 throughout Massachusetts are invited to create original art pieces to be displayed on screens in Symphony Hall during their May 4 to June 20 season. Contact: Sam Brewer at 617-638-9284.
Deadline: May 14, 2010
Call to Artists
The Governors Island Art Fair is accepting submissions for its 3rd annual exhibition in September. GIAF is dedicated to promoting independent artists. Governors Island is a 5 minute free-ferry ride from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. It is, perhaps, the very last great expanse of undeveloped space for public use in NYC. The call for submissions is open to all artists, 2D, 3D, video, performance and installation. For more information contact: Jack Robinson or visit www.4heads.org.
Deadline: Midnight, June 30, 2010
Boston’s Top 50 Emerging Artists
Rifrákt Artist Collective, a Boston-area collective of emerging artists, seeks artists to feature in their first publication. Each artist selected for inclusion in Boston’s Top 50 Emerging Artists 2010 will be given a 2-page spread of their imagery and supporting text. The finished book will be made available online and distributed locally. Contact Carolyn Hulbert or read their call for artists.
Deadline: April 30, 2010.
Image credit: Photograph of Skylab 4 crew in preflight training at Apollo Telescope Mount mock-up from NASA’s JSC Digital Image Collection.