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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Call for Submissions: 2010 Asian & Pacific Islander American Heritage Month Calendar

The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs is a proud supporter of Los Angeles' 2010 Asian & Pacific Islander American Heritage Month. This celebration will promote and encourage an awareness of the significant contributions made by our City's Asian & Pacific Islander Americans in culture, education, politics, business, technology, and the arts.

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Rogue Artists Ensemble seeks submissions of original music and art for upcoming project

Rogue Artists Ensemble, a collective
of multi-disciplinary artists who create Hyper-theater, an innovative
hybrid of theater, puppetry, masks, dance, music and modern technology,
seeks contributions of original music and art to be incorporated into a
new performance event titled HYPERBOLE: origins, scheduled to premiere
in Los Angeles in September, 2010. Music and media will a featured
element of the show and will be heard and seen by thousands throughout
Southern California.

HYPERBOLE: origins is an original, adventurous celebration of myth,
music, movement, and mania, all inspired by stories of creation.
Resembling a collection of music videos performed live onstage,
HYPERBOLE: origins will play out as a torrent of short scenes set to and

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Derik-Baegert-Gesellschaft - smax: Curatorial Grants - Practice and Networking (deadline April 15)

smax: Curatorial Grants – Practice and Networking

Derik-Baegert-Gesellschaft
Schloss Ringenberg
46499 Hamminkeln
Germany
Dr. Gudrun Bott, Marcus Lütkemeyer
Phone: 0049-2852-9229
kunst@schloss-ringenberg.de
http://www.schloss-ringenberg.de

Application Deadline 15 April 2010
Grants: 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011
Monthly allowance: 1,250 Euro

Curatorial Grants – Practice and Networking

In July 2010, the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and the Fonds BVKB (NL) will inaugurate a new model for promoting postgraduate curatorial work by offering a programme-based grant for three curators.

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Call for Entries - Armenian Allied Arts Association - Deadline March

The Armenian Allied Arts Association (AAAA) - dedicated to promoting
talent of Armenian descent is holding it's 70th annual arts competition.
Monetary prizes vary from $50 to $500.
The categories are:
Art (oil, water color, ceramics, photography etc..)
Dance (solo or group)
Drama/Film
Literature (poetry, short story, essay)
Music composition
Instrumental (piano, violin, guitar etc..)
Voice

Over the years, AAAA has given many artists and performers their first
"break" such as:
Violinist George Pehlivanian
Pianist Sarkis Baltaian
Sopranos Kallen Esperian and Isabel Bayrakdarian
and many more.

The AAAA is very proud to have awarded more than
$ 250,000 over the course of its 75 year history.

For more info. including downloadable application, categories and open

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Call to Artists: May Day (Los Angeles)

Festival Primero de Mayo 2010
La unidad hace la fuerza

May Day Festival 2010
Unity is our strength

The FMLN of El Salvador and the CCCP (Cultural Committee of
the Communist Party USA) are cosponsoring a May Day
celebration on Saturday, May 1 from 4-10 pm at

the L.A. Workers Center
1251 S St Andrews Place
Los Angeles 90019

Part of the Festival is an art show including work suggested by
the theme of May Day--working people, the struggle for peace
and a better life, international solidarity, etc.

If you have work for show or for sale please contact Chris at
562.212.7049 or Eric at 310.839.9915 to arrange for dropoff.

The deadline is April 25. Work may be brought to the Center on
April 25 between 3-6 pm. Work may be contributed for display

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ARTployment: visual arts networking event and employment fair THIS SATURDAY!

Still seeking venues/studios/artists to participate!

visit morgangehris.com/artployment.html or facebook event at http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=267223982577

Type:
Music/Arts - Preview
Date:
Saturday, March 13, 2010
Time:
11:30am - 5:30pm
Location:
First Time LA
Street:
1729 E. 21st St.
Description
All West Los Angeles artists and visual arts-related businesses:

This event is a FREE job fair and networking event. Artists: Find jobs that relate to your work and give you freedom to create, and find galleries that show work like yours! Galleries and others: Find employees versed in your trade and artists to exhibit! Find other venues to show your work in, or studio spaces to make work in.

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ARTployment: visual arts networking event and employment fair THIS SATURDAY!

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Type:
Music/Arts - Preview
Date:
Saturday, March 13, 2010
Time:
11:30am - 5:30pm
Location:
First Time LA
Street:
1729 E. 21st St.
Description
All West Los Angeles artists and visual arts-related businesses:

This event is a FREE job fair and networking event. Artists: Find jobs that relate to your work and give you freedom to create, and find galleries that show work like yours! Galleries and others: Find employees versed in your trade and artists to exhibit! Find other venues to show your work in, or studio spaces to make work in.

This event is intended to bring the west side arts community together.

We are open to suggestions regarding location! We'd also love to hear from artists and companies interested in participating.

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Kuenstlerhaus Stuttgart is seeking a new ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Kuenstlerhaus Stuttgart is seeking a new ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Kuenstlerhaus Stuttgart
Reuchlinstrasse 4b
70178 Stuttgart
Germany
Phone: +49 711 617652
Fax: +49 711 613165
ml@kuenstlerhaus.de
http://www.kuenstlerhaus.de

Application deadline:
23. April 2010

For the starting date of January 1st, 2011, Kuenstlerhaus Stuttgart is seeking for a new ARTISTIC DIRECTOR.

Since its founding in 1978, Kuenstlerhaus Stuttgart has developed into a contemporary art institution of regional and international significance which is mainly financed through the city of Stuttgart. In addition to its exhibition and event program, Kuenstlerhaus hosts technical workshops and a studio program.

The Artistic Director accounts for:

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The European Ceramic Work Centre Call for Applications

The European Ceramic Work Centre

Call for Application:
A Residency at European Ceramic Work Centre in 2011

The European Ceramic Work Centre (.ekwc) in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, invites visual artists, designers and architects to apply for a residency in 2011 and offers plenty of opportunities for creating new ceramic art, design and architecture.

Ceramics is a medium in which new possibilities are continually being discovered. The .ekwc, directed by Mr. Ranti Tjan, is an international workshop where international artists, designers, architects and staff members explore the artistic and technical possibilities of ceramics as a medium.

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