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de Young Museum (CA), Call for Northern California Visual Artists: Artist Studio Program 2017, with stipend
de Young Museum (CA), Call for Northern California Visual Artists: Artist Studio Program 2017, with stipend Deadline to Apply: October 1st, 2015 This residency application process is open to visual artists living in Northern California About the Artist Studio Program: … Continue reading
Bleicher/Gorman Project Space (CA), Open Call: 2nd Annual Spectrum-Gestalt Gallery Exhibit Deadline: July 6th, 2015 From their call: Bleicher/Gorman Project Space Bergamot Station invites you to be part of the second annual Spectrum-Gestalt gallery exhibit. The first exhibit was by … Continue reading
International Call for Entries: The Frieze Writer’s Prize Deadline: July 21st, 2015 Frieze Writer’s Prize, the annual international award to discover and promote new art critics, is now open for entries. The winner will be commissioned to write a review for … Continue reading
Bay Area Discovery Museum (CA), Call for Applicants: Artist-in-Residence 2014 – 2015 For residencies December 2014 – February 2015, Deadline date September 15th, 2014 Theme: Land For residencies March – May 2015, Deadline date December 15th, 2014 Theme: Sky From … Continue reading
NARS Foundation (NY), International Call for Applicants: Artist Residency Program 2015 – 2016 Deadline: October 1st, 2014 The NARS Foundation International Artist Residency Program provides national and international artists with the opportunity to produce new work while engaging with the … Continue reading
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Sam & Adele Golden Foundation for the Arts (NY), Call for Applicants: 2015 Artist-in-Residence Deadline: September 15th, 2014, 11:59pm EST In 2012 the Sam & Adele Golden Foundation for the Arts opened its doors to a one-of a-kind artist residency … Continue reading
Grand Central Art Center & CSU Fullerton, National Call for Artists: Grant/Residency – Developing Sustainable Practices within Affordable Housing Communities Deadline: May 23rd, 2014 .Living Resources and Grand Central Art Center Partnership: Developing Sustainable Practices within Affordable Housing Communities .A … Continue reading
California State University- San Bernardino, National Call for Entries: Dotphotozine Award for Excellence in Photography
California State University- San Bernardino, National Call for Entries: Dotphotozine Award for Excellence in Photography Deadline: July 1st, 2014 California State University, San Bernardino, Department of Art announces their call for entries for the Dotphotozine Award for Excellence in Photography. … Continue reading
Wormfarm Institute (WI), Call for Proposals: Fermentation Fest, Farm/Art DTour Deadline: March 21st, 2014 The Farm/Art DTour is a 50-mile self-guided drive through the working agricultural lands of Sauk County, Wisconsin, with art installations and performances throughout. The DTour is … Continue reading
Pasadena Arts Council (CA), International/National Call for Student Filmmakers: Los Angeles International Student Film Fest
Pasadena Arts Council (CA), International/National Call for Student Filmmakers: Los Angeles International Student Film Fest Early-bird Submission Deadline: January 20th,2014 Official Submission Deadline: February 15th, 2014 Late Submission Deadline:March 1st, 2014 From their website: The Los Angeles International Student Film Festival … Continue reading
May your year be bountiful and, most importantly, artful.
Sweet! We would like to thank our subscribers for your immense patience over the last several months with the spotty or non-existent email digests of new posts/calls. We have been trying to problem-solve this pesky issue of subscriber digests not … Continue reading
Grand Valley State University (MI), Call for Fiber Art: Beyond Material Deadline: January 12th, 2014, 12 noon, EST From their call: Fiber is a material that we interact with on a daily basis. Through a quilt on our bed, to … Continue reading
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To Our Subscribers, If you have not been receiving your daily digest emails in the past few weeks, please accept our sincerest apologies. We are working on pinpointing the conflict, resolving this issue and hope to have it fixed soon. … Continue reading
Bedford Gallery (CA), Call for Artists- Sky: A National Juried Exhibition Deadline Extended: January 22nd, 2014 Theme: From ancient mythology to surreal skyscapes, artists and philosophers have long meditated on the theme of sky. This exhibition asks artists to explore … Continue reading
Boston Center for the Arts (MA), International/National Call for Artists: Public Artist Call, Request for Qualifications
Boston Center for the Arts (MA), International/National Call for Artists: Public Artist Call, Request for Qualifications Deadline: October 1st, 2013 The Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) is seeking artists interested in planning, designing, and creating public art for the … Continue reading
Maturango Museum (CA), Call for Applications for 2014 Exhibitions Deadline: August 31st, 2013 Founded in 1962, the Maturango Museum is an important educational and cultural resource in Ridgecrest, California. In addition to the exhibit galleries, which feature the natural and … Continue reading
Job Opportunities, Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NY): Graphic Designer, Administrative Specialist, and Stage Production openings
Job Opportunities, Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NY): Graphic Designer, Administrative Specialist, and Stage Production openings Deadlines: To be filled immediately The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center … Continue reading
Job: Richmond Art Center (CA), Development Assistant (Part-Time) Application Deadline: Open until filled Part-time, averaging 24 hours a week, Non-Exempt Job Requirements: The Richmond Art Center is looking for a passionate, creative, detail-oriented professional to fill the position of Development … Continue reading
Purdue University Galleries (IN), Call for Artists: Big Fat Scary Deal (BFSD) Deadline: August 1st, 2013 Purdue University Galleries is inviting entries for “BFSD (Big Fat Scary Deal),” a national exhibition of contemporary art dedicated to the edgy, weird, unsettling … Continue reading
The Darkroom Gallery (VT), Call for Photography Submissions: Make Believe Deadline: September 18th, 2013 From the website: Role-play, tell tall-tales, put on your brightest costume and let your imagination take the lead. Images that captivate, tell a fantastical story. The … Continue reading
Colorado Art Ranch, Call for Applicants: Art + Wilderness Science Residency (with stipend) in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, Minnesota
Colorado Art Ranch, Call for Applicants: Art + Wilderness Science Residency (with stipend) in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, Minnesota Deadline: May 15th, 2013 Artists + Scientists + Wilderness What happens when artists and scientists work together? How is the art … Continue reading
Gallery 300 (CA), Call for Artists: Juried Art Exhibition, “Untitled” Deadline: May 15th, 2013 “Untitled”: A Juried Art Exhibition at Gallery 300, Santa Rosa, CA . Juror: Sandi Chin, Dominican University Community Exhibitions . Coordinator: Barbara ElliottPlease submit work that fits … Continue reading
Wishing you a Happy New Year from all of us at Bay Area Art Grind!
Merry Christmas, and all that. ~b
Bay Area Art Grind is taking a break from a daily post today because we’re cookin’ things. Nyuk, nyuk, nyuk. Enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday!
Working Artist Org., Call for Submissions, Purchase Awards: $1000 Working Art Grant, September 30th deadline
Working Artist Org., Call for Submissions, Purchase Awards: $1000 Working Art Grant Deadline: September 30th, 2012 Working Artist Org. offers small monthly purchase awards to help serious artists keep working. Open to all visual artists including sculptors, mixed media, video, from all … Continue reading