Working with volunteers from the Hawaii Wildlife Fund and the Surfrider Foundation, StudioKCA combed the beaches of Hawaii to gather up the waste. The installation was built out of those finds. StudioKCA seeks this way to draw attention to the universal problem of pollution that affects us all, and to make viewers aware that individual action is necessary.
Call to Artists New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! (NBAM/AW!) is seeking artists to have their artwork showcased in our Annual Members Exhibit, November 2, 2018 –March 17, 2019. This year, the Members Exhibition is taking over their main gallery – Skylight Gallery! Large works and installations are encouraged. In previous years the exhibition was held in our Heritage Gallery where only 20 works were admitted into the exhibition. This year about 40 – 50 works will be accepted. Learn more.
Deadline: September 21, 2018
10 Minute Plays Entries are currently being accepted for the 2018 Rockport New Year’s Eve Ten Minute Play Contest. The theme is Something to Celebrate! Learn more.
Deadline: September 29, 2018
Mass Cultural Council Artist Fellowships: Crafts, Sculpture/Installation/New Genres, Dramatic Writing The Fellowships are direct grants to artists creating exceptional original work. The Artist Fellowships are $15,000 and the Finalist awards are $1,000. We welcome applications from Massachusetts artists creating original work who meet eligibility requirements. Read full program guidelines, eligibility requirements, and application instructions.
Deadline: October 1, 2018
Experimental Filmmaking Grant The Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant is an annual grant worth $5,000 awarded to self-identified lesbians for making visionary moving-image art. Work can be experimental animation, experimental documentary, experimental narrative, cross-genre, or solely experimental. Learn more.
Deadline: October 1, 2018
Artist Residency Padre Island National Seashore Artist-in-Residency in Padre Island, Texas, offers free accommodation on the island to writers, painters, sculptors, composers, cinematographers, and other visual and performing artists. The program welcomes the artist to bring a guest. Learn more.
Deadline: October 15, 2018
Exhibition Opportunity The Burnett Gallery at the Jones Library in Amherst, MA, has monthly exhibits which display the work of community artists and crafts people, who exhibit a variety of media, styles, and viewpoints, and levels of artistic experience. Burnett Gallery openings are a stop on Amherst’s First Thursdays Arts Night Plus. Individuals or groups from Amherst and the surrounding towns may submit an application online or print and complete an application to be mailed to the library. Learn more. Questions, contact Elisa Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: October 16, 2018
Dance Artists Funds The Eva Yaa Asantewaa Grant for Queer Women(+) Dance Artists supports new cutting-edge dance and movement-based performance work by self-identified women, gender-nonconforming, and non-binary artists. Funds can be requested to support work at any stage of development, from concept to presentation. Qualifying work may be dance and/or movement-based performance work of any format. Learn more.
Deadline: October 21, 2018
Boston Area Choreographers Grant Next Steps for Boston Dance provides multi-layered support for Greater Boston’s choreographers. This grant program aims to support Greater Boston choreographers creating original work in any dance genre and at any career level, post-college, to move forward and take a “next step” in their careers. Award includes $5,000 in implementation funds to create or complete a project or take a “next step” in work or career. Learn more.
Deadline: October 31, 2018
Call to Artists Entries are currently being accepted for the Cotuit Center for the Arts Winter Art Exhibition, Bon Appetit. Juror’s Choice Award: TBD. The exhibition dates are January 12 through February 23, 2019. Learn more.
Deadline: November 1, 2018
Photographers Panopticon Gallery in Boston, MA, is currently accepting submissions for their annual juried portfolio showcase, First Look 2019. Every photograph tells a story. Four to five portfolios will be selected for exhibition from January 4 to March 4, 2019. Learn more.
Deadline: November 8, 2018