Cause I try, and I try, and I try, and I try…
Happy Birthday Mick. Over and out.
Call to Artists The Artist’s Studio and Gallery at Patriot Place in Foxboro is currently accepting applications for artists to exhibit there. The gallery has featured the work of more than 40 up-and-coming local artists. It is run by six permanent artists who are members of the Foxboro Art Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of the arts and artists. Each weekend the gallery features the work of three new artists and encourages live painting while the gallery is open. If interested, visit their blog or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. BTW – are you ready for some football? ArtSake is! Go Tommy and the boys!
Free Artist Workshop How to Live Within Your Means is a free workshop for artists of all disciplines about personal finance co-sponsored by Artmorpheus and the Boston Home Center in partnership with the Boston Center for the Arts. Contact email@example.com. Pre-registration is required.
Event Date: August 1, 2011
African American Artists The William H. Johnson Foundation for the Arts is now accepting applications for their 2011 William H. Johnson Prize. The annual award of $25,000 seeks to encourage African American artists early in their careers. Early-career African American artists who work in painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, installation, and/or new genres are eligible to apply. Learn more.
Deadline: August 15, 2011
Playwrights The Yale Drama Series is seeking original, unpublished, full-length plays written in English. (No translations, musicals, or children’s plays.) The winner will receive the David C. Horn Prize of $10,000, publication of the manuscript by Yale University Press, and a staged reading at Yale Rep. Learn more. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: August 15, 2011
Performance Works The Fort Point Theatre Channel seeks plays, poetry, music, film, dance, and other performance works for HUMOR US: An Evening of the Sanguine, the Choleric, the Melancholic, & the Phlegmatic. Collaborative or cross-genre work is encouraged. Excerpts of longer pieces are welcome. Learn more.
Deadline: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Call for Exhibition Proposals The Fort Point Arts Community Gallery is currently accepting proposals for two or more person shows for their upcoming exhibition 2011/2012 Season. Each exhibition runs approximately 8 weeks. This year’s guest juror will be Randi Hopkins, Independent curator, co-founder and former co-director of Boston’s Allston Skirt Gallery, and currently is the Associate Curator at Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art. Read more.
Deadline: September 10, 2011
Call to Artists Submissions are now being accepted for the Boston Museum of Fine Arts Community Arts Initiative Artist Project. The Artist Project is a collaboration between the MFA, SMFA, and eight after-school community organizations in the Boston area. The artist and the children create a collaborative work of art inspired by the Museum’s encyclopedic collection. The completed project is exhibited in the Community and SMFA Gallery in the Linde Family Wing at the MFA. Read more. Contact: Francisco Mendez-Diez, Manager of Community Arts, at 617.369.3641.
Deadline: January 13, 2012
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