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Call to Artists Inviting Greater Boston Area artists (and cartoonists) ages 18+ to participate in a multimedia event and exhibition. The call to create 2D art inspired by Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition and its intent – to give tribute to a friend. Submissions will be judged by a three-member panel and chosen pieces displayed at a November 5 multi-media event. Artwork will also be on display until mid-January at the gallery at MATV, Malden’s Media Center, and published in an artbook. Questions, call 781-480-3214 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more.
Deadline: September 10, 2016
Artist, Writer Residency Applications are currently being accepted for the 100W Corsicana Residency in Corsicana, TX. 100W is currently offering two fully funded, six-week residencies are available for one artist and one writer between January – May, and October – December, 2017. Learn more.
Deadline: September 15, 2016
Interdisciplinary Fellowships The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MN, is offering two new interdisciplinary fellows, one with an emphasis in Performing Arts and one with an emphasis in Visual Arts. Learn more.
Deadline: September 16, 2016
Artist Residency The Space and Time Artist Residency at Guttenberg Arts in NJ, provides artists with three months shared studio access to Bulls Ferry Studios, an artistic stipend of $1200, public artist talk or workshop and publicity in print and web based media. Learn more.
Deadline: September 18, 2016
Business Program for Artists The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists (CHF) is accepting applications for its 2017 Business Accelerator Program from Sept. 1 – 30. Twenty applicants will receive free tuition for the fund’s year-long Business Accelerator workshop course, which provides tailored training and expertise on the art industry. These artists will also get individualized feedback from the CHF Business Accelerator team. At the end of the course, up to ten participants will receive direct funding to cover targeted business expenses, as determined jointly by the artist and the CHF team. The team will also provide grant recipients with one-on-one support to ensure that the funding delivers the greatest possible impact on each artist’s business. Learn more.
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Call for Boston Artists, Musicians The Double You Collective is currently accepting entries from queer and trans Boston-area artists & musicians for an exhibition of work addressing rebirth. Learn more.
Deadline: October 1, 2016
Call for Dioramas Entries are being accepted for a diorama exhibition at the Somerville Arts Council’s Inside Out Gallery. Giddy about Gorey? Batty for Burton? Passionate about Poe? Give us a glimpse into a delicate macabre world of your own machinations with a delightfully dark diorama. Dimensions can range: height: 10-15”, width: 12-20”, depth: 9-12”. Dioramas should have at least 4 walls, and either be open in the back, or have an opening in the back or top to allow light in. It is preferred that works be ready to hang with hooks or wire. Otherwise, specify if chosen if hanging hooks may be attached to the upper corners of your diorama box during the drop off dates. The exhibit will run mid-October through mid-November. Submissions or questions should be sent to Judith Klausner at email@example.com, subject line “Mysterious Boxes Submission”. Submissions should include 2-4 JPEGs of the available diorama piece(s) you would like submit (1200 pixel in length), dimensions- height, width, depth & weight for every image. Include the following: artist name & contact info (phone & e-mail), title of the piece, description of medium, complete accurate dimensions (length, width, depth, & approximate weight).
Deadline: October 5, 2016