Knock Knock: Opportunities for Artists

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


Dillard Green Space Art Project
Broward Cultural Division’s Public Art & Design Program
(Fort Lauderdale, FL)

In partnership with the Parks and Recreation Division, the Broward Cultural Division’s Public Art & Design Program is seeking to commission one artist or artist team to design, fabricate and install site-specific artwork at Dillard Green Space, located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Deadline: March 20, 2015
More Info HERE

Structurally Speaking: A National Juried Exhibition
Main Street Arts
(Clifton, NY)

Main Street Arts is accepting submissions of work with a focus on structure, both natural and human-made, for their upcoming juried exhibition, “Structurally Speaking.”

Deadline: March 23, 2015
More Info HERE

Open Call: Artists and Curators
(Brooklyn, NY)

NURTUREart is now accepting proposals from artists and curators for their upcoming exhibition season. Emerging artists wishing to present new ideas and projects in the context of a gallery space and emerging independent curators committed to developing their professional practice are invited to submit exhibition proposals for the 2015/2016 season.

Deadline: March 25, 2015
More Info HERE

Lilac Arts Series
The Lilac Preservation Project
(New York, NY)

Artists are invited to submit proposals for The Lilac arts Series. The Lilac Arts Series is a summer-long series of art exhibitions aboard the historic museum ship Lilac berthed at Hudson River Park’s Pier 25 in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York City. Through three themes inspired by the Lilac’s story, artists and audiences will be asked to relate to the Lilac’s unique spaces in new ways. In addition to the visual art exhibitions, the Lilac will host performances, film viewings, community activities and educational events.

Deadline: March 30, 2015
More Info HERE

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition
(Brooklyn, NY)

The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition is seeks submissions of two and three dimensional art created in the re-use genre for their upcoming exhibition, juried by Elissa Goldstone, Director of Exhibitions of the Socrates Sculpture Park.

Deadline: March 31, 2015
More Info HERE

Annual Juried Exhibition
Bowery Gallery
(New York, NY)

Bowery Gallery is accepting submissions for consideration in their upcoming exhibition, juried by Stephen Westfall.

Deadline: April 20, 2015
More Info HERE

Call for Exhibition Proposals
Bergen Community College
(Paramus, NJ)

Gallery Bergen, the gallery of Bergen Community College’s main campus in Paramus, NJ is issuing an open call for curated exhibitions for the coming year (Fall 2015 – Summer 2016) and beyond. Exhibitions should include at least 3 artists; shows can be organized thematically or formally.

Deadline: April 20, 2015
More Info HERE

Open Call: Sunroom Project Space 
Wave Hill
(Bronx, NY)

Wave Hill announces a call to artists for its 2016 Sunroom Project Space Program. The Sunroom Project Space is a venue for New York-area emerging artists to create site-specific work or a special project to be exhibited in a six-week solo show in one of the two windowed sunrooms in Wave Hill’s Glyndor Gallery. Five artists will be selected for 2016. Work in all media will be considered. The selected artists will be awarded an honorarium of $1,500 and will have between six and 12 months to develop their ideas and to create new work for the project space.

Deadline: April 20, 2015
More Info HERE

Solo Exhibition Opportunities 
Earlville Galleries
(Earlville, NY)

The Earlville Galleries, an integral part of the multi-arts programming at the Earlville Opera House, are now accepting proposals for solo artist exhibitions for the 2016 gallery season. All media and styles considered, as are installations and proposals by curators. High quality work by professional and emerging artists who live full-time or part-time in the Central New York region is given priority, but artists from other areas of New York and other states are also considered.

Deadline: May 1, 2015
More Info HERE


Artist Residency
Project 387
(Gualala, CA)

Project 387 is accepting applications for their third artist residency. Five selected artists will participate in a two-week residency from August 2 – August 16. Living space, studio space, dinner and a stipend of $800 is provided to all participants.

Deadline: March 16, 2015
More Info HERE

Artist Residency
(Denver, CO)

PlatteForum is accepting applications for their artist residency program. Preference will be given to artists whose work addresses the larger questions in our world today such as race, class, social and ecological issues. Resident artists will dedicate 4 – 6 hours per week to work with a small group of underserved youth in intensive workshops. Residencies are 6 – 8 weeks in duration, and include a weekly stipend of $250.

Deadline: March 27, 2015
More Info HERE

Flint and Steel Residencies
A Studio in the Woods
(New Orleans, LA)

Flint and Steel are six week residencies designed to allow artists to join forces with academic partners. Artists and Tulane University faculty members will be united to inspire each other in the development of new work, to excite the public, and to ignite social change. Addressing the artists’ desire to be more effective and have longer lasting impact with their outreach, these collaborations will empower the artistic practice with scholarship, student manpower and academic resources from Tulane. Artist residents are provided a $2000 stipend, and $1000 towards materials.

Deadline: April 6, 2015
More Info HERE

Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Studio Immersion Program
The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts
(New York, NY)

Studio Immersion Project (SIP) is an intensive 3 month studio fellowship designed to immerse artists in the world of printmaking. SIP Fellows will acquire new techniques and build upon existing skills. Artists, from all media, interested in making printmaking a regular part of their creative practice are invited to apply. Eligibility is limited to artists living and working in New York State. Artists must be able to spend a minimum of 20 hours working in the studio each week for the three month SIP period. Artists must be able attend all sessions of SIP 2015 Orientation. Fellows receive a one year RBPMW membership, three months unlimited studio access, a monthly stipend and a materials stipend.

Deadline: April 6, 2015
More Info HERE

Sewing Seeds Residency 2015
Textile Arts Center
(Brooklyn, NY)

Sewing Seeds’ Residency awards artists that integrate natural dyes, community engagement and public spaces in their practice. During 6 weeks, the selected artist will work towards developing a site specific project to be displayed outdoors in one of Sewing Seeds garden partners. Throughout the residency, the artist will have access to studio space and locally grown natural dye materials. The selected artist will receive a $1000 materials stipend, personal access to the TAC/AIR space for the duration of the residency, and access to TAC’s studio and equipment.

Deadline: May 1, 2015
More Info HERE

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