Artist Opportunities

We find the latest open exhibits, calls for entries, contests, arts jobs, fellowships, studio space, and other announcements, and post them here. New posts every Tuesday!

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Call for Artists: The Smithsonian Craft Show!

The 2012 Smithsonian Craft Show is now open for business and Co-chairs Anne-Lise Auclair-Jones and Ann Peel invite all eligible candidates to apply for this 30th Anniversary celebration of American craft. As in the past, the exhibitors will be selected by a jury of three highly qualified independent experts. The Smithsonian Women’s Committee asks the jurors Read more →

Opportunities With Our Factory Neighbor, Target Gallery!

One floor down and across the building is another beautiful art gallery living inside the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Target Gallery also hosts monthly exhibits and they’re still looking for artists to show this fall! Deadlines are approaching fast, so check out the calls! Masks – Deadline for Entry: August 1, 2011Exhibition Dates: October Read more →

National Arts Opportunities!

From FindArtInfoBank.com! “Arkansas Pastel Society 4th National Exhibition” Deadline: August 4, 2011. The Arkansas Pastel Society announces a call to artists for a pastel exhibition, October 14, 2011 – January 14, 2012 at the Butler Center at Arkansas Studies Institute in Little Rock, Arkansas. Cash and Merchandise totaling $5000. Juror: Doug Dawson. Open to soft or Read more →

Local Arts Opportunities!

From FindArtInfoBank.com! Barry Goldwater Commemorative SculptureDeadline: July 29, 2011. The Arizona Historical Advisory Commission is seeking proposals for a commemorative, site-specific sculpture of Barry M. Goldwater for placement in National Statuary Hall, U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. The RFP requirements may be viewed atwww.spo.az.gov/docs/Notices/Solicitations/AHAC-Goldwater2012.pdf. Please review carefully before submitting a proposal. Arizona Capitol Museum, 1700 W. Read more →

Jobs Resources!

Americans for the Arts does a lot more than fight for artists’ rights on Capitol Hill. They also have an incredible job bank, which gathers employment opportunities for the creavity-inclined all over the country. Have a look at their website if you happen to be job hunting! Here are just a few of their most Read more →

Arts Opportunities!

Call for artists: SCRAP-DCIn partnership with The Center for Green Urbanism and the 9/11 Arts Project, SCRAP DC is opening an exhibition called “Making Meaning: Remember, Repurpose, Restore” to honor the 10th anniversary of 9/11.Art will be accepted based on the display and interpretation of the theme, “making meaning” through creative reuse. Visit the Read more →