Video Services for Artists For Artists By Artists (FABA), a program for artists to receive free video services, is launching its application on June 12, 2023. Follow on Instagram @faba.boston for updates. Learn more.
Call to Artists Artists are invited to submit work to the Revolutions per Minute Festival (RPM). RPM Fest 2023 will take place at UMass-Boston and other Boston venues in October 2023. Revolutions per Minute festival (RPM Fest) is dedicated to short-form poetic, personal, experimental film, essay film, animation, documentary, video and audiovisual performance. They are looking for any work that experiments with the formal possibilities or hybrid form of film, audiovisual, animation and video under 10 minutes ( and the medium length and essay film categories will accept the work from 10 mins to 30 mins). Learn more.
Deadline: June 15, 2023
Call to Artists Aplomb Solo Show Fall 2023. Submit 6-15 figurative works to be considered for a solo show in VR at Aplomb Gallery juried by Julie Hamel. Exhibition will be held Sep-Oct 2023. Learn more.
Deadline: June 15, 2023
Call for Artists MAPC and GrowBoston are seeking artists and artist teams to apply for a $10,000* grant award to create interactive, engaging, and/or performance activations at four community events this August and September! The Boston Urban Agriculture Strategy aims to increase urban agriculture, and specifically food production, in the City of Boston, with a particular focus on Roxbury, Dorchester, Mattapan, and East Boston, where we will host four community events! (* Award amounts may vary – see the full Call for anticipated award amounts based on scope of work.) Learn more.
Deadline: June 18, 2023
Call to Artists ArtWorks Gallery, 69 Main St., Ware is accepting entries for their exhibition Flower Power. The gallery welcomes the exploration of floral imagery and the ideas they may (or may not) represent. All styles encouraged: From realism to surrealism to abstract and pop. Open to all 2-D and 3-D mediums. The gallery is unable to accept electronic media and does not accept AI generated work. Flower Power will be juried by Deborah Rubin. Learn more.
Deadline: June 25, 2023
Paint the Gateway to Cambridge’s Central Square Cambridge Arts is looking for an artist or artist team to paint a two-dimensional design on the surface of a large-scale, three-dimensional ribbon arch that will be installed in Central Square’s Carl Barron Plaza, at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and River Street. The City of Cambridge is seeking a painter who can create a new artwork that responds to the character of the site. The commissioned artist will paint the metal surface of the ribbon arch that will run horizontally and vertically through the plaza. Painting will be accomplished off-site at an indoor space provided by the city. Budget: Approx. $50,000. Learn more.
Deadline: June 26, 2023, at 5 p.m. EST
Call to Artists, Curators CUE’s annual open call provides emerging and underrepresented artists and curators the opportunity and necessary resources to realize an exhibition at CUE’s storefront gallery space on West 25th Street in Manhattan, New York City. As part of this opportunity, selected artists and curators will receive a dedicated honorarium, as well as support from CUE in the form of planning, production, design, and communications. CUE also produces a print catalogue for each exhibition, with a specifically commissioned essay authored by a participant in our Art Critic Mentorship Program. Applications can be submitted through CUE Art Foundation’s Submittable. There is a $10 application fee, which helps support CUE’s programs and operating expenses. However, CUE wants to make the open call as accessible as possible. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request a fee waiver if needed. Learn more.
Deadline: June 30, 2023
Poets The $100,000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is given annually to honor a book of poetry by a midcareer U.S. poet. The winner will spend one week in residence at Claremont Graduate University in California. The $10,000 Kate Tufts Discovery Award is given annually to honor a first book of poetry by “a poet of genuine promise.” Questions, contact email@example.com. Learn more.
Deadline: July 1, 2023
The Studios at MASS MoCA Residency Fully-funded fellowships at MASS MoCA are available for two or four-week residencies, including General Fellowships and fellowships for Black or Indigenous Artists, Massachusetts Artists, Oregon Visual Artists, and Puerto Rico Artists. The opportunity is open to national and international artists, and it is free to apply. Selected artists receive private studio space, housing, access to workshops, and member benefits. Learn more.
Deadline: July 8, 2023
Mural Open Call The Sharon Cultural Council is seeking artist proposals for the design and execution of a large outdoor “Welcome to Sharon” mural located in Sharon, MA. The objective of the mural is to create a piece of art that celebrates the many facets of Sharon’s history, culture, and natural environment. Learn more.
Deadline: July 28, 2023
Call for Artists The New Hampshire Art Association (NHAA) is proud to announce its very first biennial exhibition, Biennial One. For this exhibition, the NHAA invites artists taking creative risks to submit 1 to 3 pieces of their best work using abstract expression, addressing contemporary environmental and social justice issues, working in new media, and pushing boundaries. All media are welcome, including but not limited to painting, sculpture, photography, mixed media, collage, printmaking, fiber, and digital art. Artists may submit a brief written statement for each of the submitted works. The juror for this exhibition is Lorenzo Fusi, Chief Curator and Curator of Contemporary Art at the Currier Museum of Art. Over $2000 of prize money will be awarded. Learn more.
Deadline: August 1, 2023