AMP connects artists and behind-the-scenes collaborators of all genres, including musicians, painters, performance artists, writers, dancers, and many more, with resources, opportunities, and personal connections. Many AMPers also provide free temporary lodging for other members. With thousands of members in 86 countries, AMP enthusiastically and energetically builds bridges between artists, audiences, and producers through our website, as well as at AMP-hosted parties and multimedia events worldwide. AMP is free to join. The only 'cost' is your energy and enthusiasm in building a global artistic community and helping fellow artists.
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Harpo Foundation - calls for applications

Three Announcements:

1. 2010 Grant Recipients)
2. 2011 Grant Cycle and Deadline
3. New Fellowship Program
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1. Since 2007, the Foundation's grant program has awarded 10-14 non-profit institutions annually with funds to support the production of new work by visual artists. In 2010 the Foundation initiated a thematic focus to explore the relationship between art and site in a dematerializing world. We are pleased to announce the 12 projects that received support:

Theaster Gates / Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
Lara Schnitger / Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY
James Benning / Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY
Nick Tobier / Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit, Detroit, MI

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Call for Applications: Art & Dialogue fully subsidised 5 day course in Paris, May 2011

Call for Applications: Art & Dialogue fully subsidised 5 day course in Paris, May 2011

Art & Dialogue Building new art audiences and
new platforms for art engagement

Elan Interculturel


Elan Interculturel
88 Avenue Ledru Rollin
75012 Paris, France
Valerie Kabov
Phone: +33 669029555

Deadline for Applications:
14 January 2011
Course Dates:
2-6 May, 2011

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Call for European Artists: Facing the Artwork - the Viewer in Moving Images (deadline March 18)

Facing the Artwork - the Viewer in Moving Images

Werkleitz e. V.

Call for video/filmworks

Video Art- and Shortfilmfest in Halle (Saale) Germany, 09. - 12. June 2011
Application deadline: 18th March 2011

Within the Project Facing the artwork – the viewer in moving images we call for artists to submit video/filmworks which deal with the topic of the perception and/or the perceiver of art. Our aim is to explore through the variety of artistic approaches the role and significance of the audience and the single viewer in relation to the artwork, to the artist and to the art system. We focus on the spectator as observed by the artist - and reflected by the medium of the moving images.

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2011 Multicultural Undergraduate Grant Application Available!

The Getty Foundation is pleased to announce that applications for 2011 Multicultural Undergraduate Internship (MUI) grants to museums and visual arts organizations are available. Since its inception in 1993, the MUI program has supported more than 2,200 internships in Los Angeles-area museums and visual arts organizations. The program aims to increase diversity in the professions related to the visual arts, and to provide programmatic support for local organizations.

The internships are intended specifically for outstanding students who are members of groups currently underrepresented in the museum and visual arts professions: individuals of African American, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American and Pacific Islander descent.

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Art in Odd Places offers internships (NY)

Art in Odd Places offers two internship positions with amazing leadership
-Manager of Development
-Assistant Director

Art in Odd Places (AiOP) is a non-profit public art project based in New
York City exploring connections between public spaces, pedestrian traffic,
and ephemeral transient interventions. For the past 7 years, AiOP has
presented a large-scale festival each year with an all volunteer staff.

Art in Odd Places aims to stretch the boundaries of communication in the
public realm by presenting artworks in all disciplines outside the confines
of traditional public space regulations. AiOP reminds us that public spaces
function as the epicenter for diverse social interactions and the unfettered
exchange of ideas.

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(Event Dates TBA), Los Angeles, CA

Early Deadline: December 15, 2010 ($50 fee; $40 for Members; $25 for Students)

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Call for applications: Doctorate in Fine Arts (Finland)

The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts admits new students to the Doctoral Studies Programme

The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts
Kaikukatu 4
00530 Helsinki
Phone: +358 9 680 33 234

Application period:
15 December 2010 – 28 February 2011

The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts admits new students to the Doctoral Studies Programme

Application period: 15 December 2010 – 28 February 2011.

For further information, please contact
Professor Jan Kaila, Head of Programme
E-mail: firstname.lastname(a)

Henri Wegelius, Amanuensis
tel. +358 9 680 33 234 or +358 45 657 8656 (mobile)
E-mail: firstname.lastname(a)

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This is a full-time on-site (no-telecommuting,) exempt/salaried position.
Occasional evening/weekend hours required to ensure smooth operations of all
performances and special events. Position will start immediately after

The PROGRAM DIRECTOR (PD), working closely with the Artistic Director and
Managing Director, is responsible for the overall project management of the
company, including the planning and physical realization of each production.
In addition to overseeing projects, the PD would research new opportunities
for long-term program development in areas such as university residencies
and partnerships with presenting organizations in order to ensure
sustainable earned revenue streams. The PD will also work closely with the

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CALLING CURATORS - Abraaj Capital Art Prize 2012: Call for Applications

Abraaj Capital Art Prize

Announcement of dates for artists & curators to apply

Curators' applications accepted from January 1 – 31, 2011
Artists' applications accepted from February 1 – April 30, 2011

New website launching in 2011:

The Abraaj Capital Art Prize, established by the Dubai-based private equity firm Abraaj Capital, is opening up applications for independent curators and artists to apply for its 4th edition. One of the most generous art prizes in the world, the prize is extending its reach to provide the most dynamic creative collaborations between international curators and artists from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA).

Calling Curators

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