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Investing in Artists Grant Guidelines Now Available!
The Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) is pleased to announce that the Guidelines and Application Form for Round IV of the Investing in Artists grants program are now available for download at www.cciarts.org/funding.
The Investing in Artists grants program was established in 2007 to enhance the working lives and strengthen the creative support system for California artists working in all disciplines. Following an initial three rounds of funding made to 54 artists in 2007 and 2008, CCI is pleased to continue the grants program from 2009-2011, supported by The James Irvine Foundation and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
Abbot Kinney Festival
Call for Exhibitors
Early-Bird Rates only until Monday, May 25, 2009
Venice, CA (May 22, 2009) — The Abbot Kinney Festival Association (AKFA) is now accepting online applications from exhibitors interested in selling or promoting their products and services at the 2009 Abbot Kinney Festival. Now in its 25th year, this popular community event will take place on Sunday, September 27, 2009, from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. At least 300 booth spaces are available, which will be mostly allocated to arts and crafts exhibitors through a juried process.
Applicants who apply before May 25, 2009 are eligible for discounted rates. Don’t delay! Booths sell out every year. For more details and to apply, visit www.abbotkinney.org.
Call For Entries!
Extended Deadline: May 31, 2009
The ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW 2009 is an international exhibition of
photographic art which will take place August 29 through November 1, 2009 at
the elegant Lyceum Theatre Gallery
, located in the historic
Gaslamp Quarter of downtown San Diego, California. The Opening Reception
Gala will be on Saturday, August 29th, and will be a world class event!
CALL FOR ENTRIES:
The Prospectus and entry details are available:
. The online entry
process is very easy, simply filling out a short registration form:
and then uploading
On June 1, 2009, artists of all types, working in any medium, at any stage in their career and from any geographic area are invited to apply for one of the 54 live/work units at the new Working Artists Ventura (WAV), located in the cultural district of downtown Ventura, California at the corner of Ventura Avenue and Thompson Boulevard. Applications are due JUNE 15th, 2009.
PLACE, a nonprofit developer working with the City of Ventura to create this unique mixed-use, mixed-income community, has contracted with The John Stewart Company to manage the application and selection process.
Call to Artists! Deadline Extended 05/29/09
Great Leap is extending the deadline for
THE BLUE MARBLE
An Environment-themed production, part of COLLABORATORY 7
"We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. "
~Native American Proverb
Applications now being accepted until
May 29, 2009 at 5pm (In-office)
GREAT LEAP announces
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS:
COLLABORATORY VII "The Blue Marble"
Seeking diverse, environmentally-conscious, emerging artists
for a FREE 8-week mentorship program to create collaborative performances and develop leadership skills.
THEME: CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
APPLICATION PROCESS: Application form (PDF file) can be downloaded by clicking here.
Another in the deck of Tarot cards I drew. My friend says I mustn't say "photoshopped" but instead say "digitalized". So I've been digitalizing them.