Knock Knock: Opportunities for Artists

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


Solo/ Two Person/ Three Person Shows
PrattMWP School of Art Gallery
(Utica, NY)

The PrattMWP School of Art Gallery is accepting proposals I’m all media. Artists selected will receive a stipend, meals during installation and the School of Art will pay for the production and mailing of an exhibition postcard and a catered reception. Accommodations will also be provided in our Visiting Artist Apartment or a close by hotel. Selected artists will be given the opportunity to offer a gallery talk/and/or presentation to PrattMWP students and community members during the reception.

Deadline: May 3, 2014
More Info HERE

Juried Exhibition: Works on Paper NYC III
Jeffrey Leder Gallery
(Long Island City, NY)

Jeffrey Leder gallery is accepting submissions for its upcoming juried works on paper exhibition.

Deadline: May 23, 2014
More Info HERE

Call for Experimental Video and Installation Art
AC Institute
(New York, NY)

The AC Institute, a non-profit gallery in Chelsea, NY, is now accepting submissions for experimental video and installation art from around the globe for the upcoming exhibition year (starting September 2014).

Deadline: May 29, 2014
More Info HERE

Juried Solo Exhibition Program
New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) Foundation
(Brooklyn, NY)

The NARS Foundation is pleased to announce its third annual Juried Solo Exhibition Open Call. The NARS Juried Solo
Exhibition Program provides emerging and underrepresented national and international artists with the opportunity to present a solo exhibition in New York City. The aim of the program is to create a platform for artists to experiment and exchange ideas while exposing their body of work to wider audience. The Juror for this year’s Open Call is Eric Shiner, the Director of The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, PA.

Deadline: June 2, 2014
More Info HERE

Call for Artists
Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council
(Glens Falls, NY)

LARAC, is accepting proposals from visual artists or groups for the 2015 exhibition schedule at Lapham Gallery.  Artists of any medium are encouraged to apply, submitting artists will be considered for small grouped exhibitions.

Deadline: June 28, 2014
More Info HERE

Solo Exhibition
The Derryberry Art Gallery at Tennessee Tech University
(Cookeville, TN)

The Derryberry Art Gallery at Tennessee Tech University is accepting applications for solo exhibitions during the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 academic years.

Deadline: August 1, 2014
More Info HERE


Artist in Residence
Headlands Center for the Arts
(Sausalito, CA)

Headlands Center for the Arts is accepting applications for its Artists in Residence program, which awards fully sponsored residencies to approximately 45 local, national, and international artists each year. Residencies of four to ten weeks include private studio space, chef-prepared meals, comfortable housing, and travel and living stipends when available. AIRs become part of a dynamic community of artists participating in Headlands’ other programs, allowing for exchange and collaborative relationships to develop within the artist community on campus. Artists selected for this program are at all stages in their careers and work in all media, including drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, film, video, new media, installation, fiction and nonfiction writing, poetry, dance, music, interdisciplinary, social practice, and architecture.

Deadline: June 6, 2014
More Info HERE

Researcher in Residence
The University of Maine IMRC Center
(Orono, ME)

The University of Maine Intermedia MFA program, New Media Department and the Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center (IMRC) are pleased to announce an open call for its Researcher in Residence program for the spring of 2015. Residents will be selected from an open call based on the quality of the work or research being proposed, the availability of the necessary tools and skills to support the work, and the relation of the proposed statement of interest to the mission and activities of the IMRC, the Foster Student Innovation Center and/or the University of Maine. Residents are granted a stipend of $5,000, studio space, 24/7 access to the IMRC Center’s state of the art facilities, a materials budget of $3,000, and support for travel costs to and from Orono, Maine.

Deadline: June 25, 2014
More Info HERE

Artist in Residence
Marfa Contemporary
(Marfa, TX)

Marfa Contemporary is now accepting applications for its fall residency program. The selected artist will receive a furnished apartment, artist studio and a stipend for living expenses and materials.

Deadline: June 30, 2014
More Info HERE


Arts Writers Grant
Creative Capital Foundation

The Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant program is now accepting applications. Grants support individual writers who’se work addresses contemporary visual art, and range from $5000 to $50,000.

Deadline: May 21, 2014
More Info HERE

Craft Research Fund Grants
Center for Craft, Creativity and Design

The Center for Craft, Creativity and Design is accepting applications for its grant program. The Craft Research Fund Grant program provides up to $15,000 to students, scholars and institutions for research, writing, and exhibition support related to craft in the US.

Deadline: July 3, 2014
More Info HERE


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