Knock Knock: Opportunities for Artists


This week’s collection of opportunities for exhibition, residencies, and grants.


New Prints Program
(New York, NY)

International Print Center New York (IPCNY) invites artists to submit images of up to five original prints created in the past year for consideration in its 43rd New Prints Exhibition. The exhibition will travel to the Visual Arts Center of the University of Texas after it shows in IPCNY’s Chelsea gallery space.

Deadline: August 3, 2012
More Info HERE

Call for Artists
Transparent Studio at Bose Pacia
(Brooklyn, NY)

Transparent Studio invites artists to submit proposals for artist studio / residency use of the gallery space for 4 to 8 week periods from October 2012 through March 2013. By turning the transitional gallery space into temporary artist studios on the ground-level in an active arts neighborhood, they are hoping to allow for an atmosphere of engagement and conversation around the creative process. The Transparent Studio program is open to emerging and mid-career individual artists and established collaborations of four or fewer artists. Artists who have not been included in a previous Bose Pacia exhibition will be given preference.

Deadline: August 18, 2012
More Info HERE

The Sky is Falling!
Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
(Woodstock, NY)

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild invites artists working with illuminated media, including video, light, multi-media installation and other technology, to submit proposals for THE SKY IS FALLING! A group exhibition to be exhibited at the Kleinert/James Center for the Arts from October 19th to December 2nd, 2012.

Deadline: August 29, 2012
More Info HERE

Call to Artists for Outdoor Art Installation
NYU Langone Medical Center
(New York, NY)

NYU Langone Medical Center is seeking an Artist or Artist team to design and install a site-specific outdoor art installation for the new Hassenfeld Pediatric Center. The targeted site focuses on the main entrance to the Hassenfeld Pediatric Center, a dedicated children’s hospital within the Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Pavilion. The purpose of this project is to create an iconic, dynamic and child-friendly sculpture which welcomes patients, visitors and Medical Center personnel.

Deadline: August 31, 2012
More Info HERE

Program for Emerging Curators
ISE Cultural Foundation
(New York, NY)

ISE is accepting applications for its PEC. PEC (Program for Emerging Curators) is an opportunity for emerging curators to undertake the challenge of presenting a show in a non-profit art gallery in New York. Curators selected through the program will present their exhibit in the ISE Cultural Foundation gallery space in Soho.

Deadline: August 31, 2012
More Info HERE

2012 Annual Benefit: Call for Artists
(Brooklyn, NY)

Artists are invited to submit their work for consideration for NURTUREart’s annual benefit. In keeping with their organization’s mission to support emerging artists, their benefit provides artists who submit with the opportunity to have their work seen and evaluated by a panel of distinguished curators. Selected works of art will be exhibited at the benefit event, which is attended by approximately 400 collectors, curators, artists, and art professionals. Kianga Ellis, Charlotta Kotik, Lawrence Rinder, and Herb Tam will serve as this year’s panel of distinguished jurors.

Deadline: August 31, 2012
More Info HERE

Call for Artists: Northeast Region
New American Paintings

Artists residing in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont are invited to apply for publication in New American Painting Magazine’s juried, Northeast region edition. All styles and media are welcome, as long as the work is singular and two-dimensional.

Deadline: August 31, 2012
More Info HERE

Solo Exhibition
Vox Populi
(Philadelphia, PA)

Vox Populi offers artists living outside of the Philadelphia area the opportunity to extend and challenge their artistic development and exposure to new audiences. Proposals for solo exhibitions will be considered for one month long exhibitions. Vox is particularly interested in offering exhibitions to artists who work in experimental materials and/or employ alternative methodologies, whose work is less likely to be shown in a commercial setting. Guest artists will receive an honorarium of $500 but will be expected to arrange for their installation and deinstallation. Artists will show in one of Vox’s four gallery spaces and will be grouped with other artists by Vox’s artist membership.

Deadline: August 31, 2012
More Info HERE

Adirondack Coast ARTways Project: Harvest
NCCCA Arts Center
(Plattsburgh, NY)

The ARTWays Project seeks original artwork by regional artists to depict specific themes, celebrations and events identified by the Destination Master Plan as core areas of importance including history, agritourism and outdoor recreation. The ARTWays project is designed to be an ongoing call for new artwork to represent the Adirondack Coast region with quarterly RFPs throughout the year. The theme for this second round is “Harvest” centered on the bounty and roots of the region. Artists of diverse mediums are encouraged to apply, including but not limited to: paint, ink, pencil, mixed media, textiles, mosaic, glass, recycled materials, photography, calligraphy, collage, fiber art, graphic art, etc. All mediums are welcome as long as they can be reproduced in 2 dimensional form.

Deadline: September 3, 2012
More Info HERE


Fellowships for Artist Residencies
Contemporary Artists Center, Woodside
(Troy, NY)

The Contemporary Artists Center has recently opened its newest residency program on the campus of the Woodside National Historic Register Site in Troy, NY. Two neo-gothic stone church buildings now house the artist program and welcome artists from all over the US and abroad. The CAC focuses on emerging and early career artists and accepts applicants who offer quality in their art and encourages diversity of style, medium (2-D, 3-D, 4-D) and concepts. The residency program offers artists the time and support to create new work and fosters an environment that encourages creativity, dialog, and experimentation.

Deadline: August 15, 2012
More Info HERE

Swing Space: Project Based Residencies
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC)
(New York, NY)

LMCC is accepting applications for Swing Space, a project-based residency program that places visual and performing artists and arts groups in space for the development and presentation of new projects. The program is designed to address short-term space needs for a wide range of projects and to encourage creative, experimental, and collaborative approaches to artistic practice in unconventional spaces.

Deadline: August 30, 2012
More Info HERE

The Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) Program
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
(Bronx, NY)

The Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) Program at The Bronx Museum of the Arts was established in 1980 with the objective to provide networking opportunities for emerging artists residing in the New York metropolitan area and to introduce their work to a greater audience. AIM is structured as a “collaborative residency” in which participants work directly with established artists, collectors, art critics, curators, dealers, lawyers, and other art world professionals. The 13-week seminar is offered annually to 36 participants, culminating with a biennial exhibition of the participants’ work in June 2013. Sessions take place on Tuesdays from 6-8 pm at The Bronx Museum of the Arts and off-site locations.

Deadline: September 5, 2012
More Info HERE

2013 Spring and Summer Residencies
ART342 Foundation
(Fort Collins, CO)

ART342 is now accepting artist-in-residence applications for 14 week and 6 week residencies in 2013. ART342 offers 14-week and 6-week residencies to emerging and established artists, writers and composers. Studios, a kiln and basic equipment are available for most visual artists, including ceramicists. Quiet spaces exist for creative or scholarly writers. The composer’s studio is outfitted with a Steinway B, computers and software for writing and recording. Awards for accepted applicants include 24-hour access to free studios, living space and a modest stipend. Residents are responsible for personal expenses and travel to and from the site.

Deadline: October 1, 2012
More Info HERE

Rome Prize
American Academy in Rome
(Rome, ITALY)

The American Academy in Rome is accepting applications for its 2012-13 Rome Prize. Rome Prize winners reside at the Academy’s eleven-acre center in Rome and receive room and board, a study or studio, and a stipend. Stipends for six-month fellowships are $14,500 and stipends for eleven-month fellowships are $27,000. Fellowships are awarded in architecture, design, historic preservation and conservation, landscape architecture, literature, musical composition, visual arts, ancient studies, Medieval studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies and Modern Italian Studies.

Deadline: November 15, 2012
More Info HERE


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