Knock Knock: Opportunities for Artists

Screen Shot 2013-12-06 at 1.06.24 PMThis week’s collection of opportunities for exhibitions, residencies and grants.


Common Knowledge
Non-Fiction Gallery
(Savannah, GA)

Non-Fiction Gallery is looking for work that explores the themes of universal beliefs, established myths, and shared narratives from our past and present for its upcoming juried exhibition.

Deadline: December 18, 2013
More Info HERE

Salisbury University
(Salisbury, MD)

Salisbury University Art Galleries invites submissions of works that use food as subject, material or content for consideration in their upcoming juried exhibition, “Palette.”

Deadline: December 20, 2013
More Info HERE

Small Works Exhibition
National Association of Women Artists
(New York, NY)

Women artists are invited to submit work for consideration in the NAWA small works exhibition.

Deadline: January 2, 2014
More Info HERE

42nd Annual National Juried Exhibition of Works on Paper
Brand Library Art Galleries
(Glendale, CA)

Brand Library & Art Center is accepting submissions of works on paper for consideration in their upcoming juried exhibition.

Deadline: January 6, 2014
More Info HERE

Call for Installation and Experimental Art
Visual Art Exchange Cube Gallery
(Raleigh, NC)

The Cube is an experimental gallery space located within VAE’s main gallery at 309 West Martin Street in Raleigh NC. They seek innovative artists, collaborative teams and curators to submit proposals for two-month Cube exhibitions in 2014-15. Preference will be given to site-specific experimental work, particularly installation, video and performance art. Artists are also asked to incorporate either an artists’ talk or demonstration into their exhibition.

Deadline: January 8, 2014
More Info HERE

Call for Art for Seattle Waterfront
Seattle Office of Arts and Culture
(Seattle, WA)

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture seeks an artist or artist team to create a major integrated artwork on the public piers of the Seattle Central Waterfront. These piers will be rebuilt as part of Waterfront Seattle, a large-scale project to replace the Alaskan Way Viaduct with the potential of 26 acres of new public space, streets, parks, and buildings. The selected artist or artist team will collaborate with the project design team to create an original artwork or series of artworks on Union Street Pier or Pier 62/63. The call is one of a series of calls for permanent and temporary artworks along the redeveloped Seattle waterfront. Budget: estimated to be $1,000,000 all-inclusive of design, fabrication, delivery, installation, travel, fees, taxes, and other project-related costs.

Deadline: January 9, 2014
More Info HERE

51st Annual Juried Competition
Masur Museum
(Monroe, LA)

Masur Museum is accepting applications for its 51st Annual Juried exhibition.

Deadline: January 12, 2014
More Info HERE

Adams State University
(Alamosa, CO)

The Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, seeks artwork in all media for this national juried exhibition. “Squared” explores the concept and/or literal format of the square or cube.

Deadline: January 13, 2014
More Info HERE

Studio Montclair: ViewPoints 2014
aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art
(Newark, NJ)

Studio Montclair is accepting submissions for consideration in “ViewPoints 2014”, the Annual Open Juried Exhibition at aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art in the heart of Newark, NJ’s arts district from June 4 to June 28, 2014.

Deadline: January 17, 2014
More Info HERE

State of Emergency
Davidson College
(Davidson, NC)

Davidson College seeks entries for “State of Emergency,” a screening in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title, presenting contemporary visualizations of disaster. They seek videos and films around the theme of disaster in the following categories: narrative, documentary, experimental, creative non-fiction, animation.

Deadline: January 17, 2014
More Info HERE

Call for Exhibition Proposals
South Puget Sound Community College
(Olympia, WA)

The Gallery at the Kenneth J Minnaert Center for the Arts on the campus of the South Puget Sound Community College is seeking exhibition proposals for the 2014-15 academic year. The Gallery will give first consideration to proposals that engage, address, or consider women’s issues.

Deadline: January 31, 2014
More Info HERE


Luminary Residency Program
The Luminary Center for the Arts
(Saint Louis, MO)

The Luminary Center for the Arts Residency Program supports exceptional emerging artists,  curators and critics engaging the world of contemporary art by providing dedicated time and a supportive working environment. The program is open to all artistic, curatorial and critical practices but uniquely supports the research, development and presentation of work that utilizes innovative forms and unconventional structures such as alternative spaces and economies, publications and writing, archives, collaborations, artist-led projects and socially engaged practices. The Luminary staff work closely with each resident to facilitate the space, knowledge and collaborative opportunities (with artists, curators, local residents and other organizations) necessary for their work. Residents are provided well-equipped private studios, housing and many opportunities for public engagement such as lectures, solo exhibitions, studio visits and workshops.

Deadline: December 31, 2013
More Info HERE

Emerging Artist Fellowship
Socrates Sculpture Park
(Long Island City, NY)

Socrates Sculpture Park is accepting applications for its Emerging Artist Fellowship, an annual program that selects 15 artists for the opportunity to produce and exhibit a large scale site-specific sculpture or installation in the park. EAF recipients will receive a $5,000 production grant to support their project, as well as a four-month studio residency that includes 24/7 access to the resources and fabrication facilities of the park’s outdoor studio.

Deadline: January 7, 2014
More Info HERE

Workspace Residency
(New York, NY)

Emerging visual artists, performing artists and writers working in all disciplines and genres are invited to apply to the LMCC Workspace Residency program, a nine-month studio residency program that utilizes temporarily vacant office space in downtown, New York City.

Deadline: January 30, 2014
More Info HERE

Smelser Vallion Visiting Artist
Doel Reed Center for the Arts
(Taos, NM)

The Doel Reed Center for the Arts outside Taos, NM invites applications for the position of Smelser Vallion Visiting Artist for a minimum of two weeks during June 2014. The visiting artist will be expected to undertake a project, in any medium, that is in some way influenced by and/or reflects the landscape and/or culture of the Southwest. The recipient will interact with drawing students (June 9-24). The recipient also will be expected to deliver a public talk and/or demonstration while in Taos and to visit Oklahoma State University to share his/her work and conduct a workshop. The honorarium is $5,000. The Center will provide the artist with housing in Taos for two weeks and cover the expenses associated with the recipient’s Stillwater stay.

Deadline: January 31, 2014
More Info HERE

Emmanuel College
(Boston, MA)

The Emmanuel College Art Department offers an eight-week artists residency to four artists each summer. They aim to award a residency to an individual from each of the following categories: ceramics, photography, printmaking and social justice. The residency is from mid June – mid August. Residents receive lodging, access to studio facilities, and a travel stipend of up to $2000.

Deadline: February 1, 2014
More Info HERE


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