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Artists Professional Toolbox Program Information Session D’lynne Plummer, Director of Professional Development for the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston, will be giving a presentation on the Artists Professional Toolbox Program where artists will have the opportunity to learn more and ask questions. Thursday, August 18, 2011 from 7-9pm at LynnArts, 25 Exchange St. Lynn, MA. Pre-registration required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Performing Artists The New England States Touring Program has funds available for presenters to hire NEST eligible artists. So how do you become a NEST Eligible Artist? Easy. Just create a free profile on MatchBook.org. Read more.
Photography The Los Angeles Center For Digital Art is now accepting applications for their international juried competition for digital art and photography. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on canvas or museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in the Center For Digital Art’s main gallery September 8-30, 2011. Jurors are Peter Frank (Riverside Art Museum) and Rex Bruce, L.A. Center for Digital Art. Online registration only. Questions: email@example.com. Learn more.
Deadline: August 22, 2011
Filmmakers The Crown Heights Film Festival in Brooklyn is now accepting submissions for short films, artist films and animations under 18 minutes. With the support of Five Myles Gallery, short films and animations will be showcased from October 13-15, 2011. Application is free. Learn more.
Deadline: August 26, 2011
Photography PortfolioX2 Submissions are now being accepted. The Davis Orton Gallery has a call for work for their Street Photography, Surveillance exhibition. Contact 518-697-0266 or info@DavisOrtonGallery.com.
Deadline: August 31, 2011
North Adam Open Studios The North Adams Open Studios (October 15-16, 2011) registration period is now open. Questions: 413-664-8718. Learn more.
Registration Deadline: September 2, 2011
Plein Air Artists Artists are invited to participate in the 4th Annual Easthampton Paint Out; a one-week plein air painting competition that culminates in a gallery show and judging at Nashawannuck Gallery during the Art Walk. Oils, acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media/painting works are accepted. Participating artists must paint within the city limits of Easthampton from September 3-10, 2011, at an outdoor location and not from a photograph. Fee: $20. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 413- 529-9393.
Image credit: Photograph of teenager at the ICA scratching out sounds by ArtSake.