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World Community Arts Day 17/02/10
" ART AS A CATALYST FOR CARING AND SHARING"
To create a World Festival Society for a day.
" We can either react in fear or anger to the state of our world thus
becoming part of the problem or respond creatively and become part of the
You are invited to be part of a global celebration on 17/02/10.
All we ask of you on that day is to do an arts project, however small or
big. Be creative about an issue that you believe promotes "caring and
sharing". Song, dance, theatre, draw, paint, write, make, poem, photograph,
lecture, walk, tour, talk, art class anyway that you feel you are creative!
The first years have seen WCAD grow from a celebration of Reg Bolton to a
Director of Operations
The Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation
The Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation is looking for a highly motivated, idealistic, conceptually rigorous, and extremely organized individual with prior foundation or gallery experience to act as a hands-on Director of Operations. While we imagine that this position will be appealing to a Gonzalez-Torres scholar or an individual already holding an active management level position at a foundation, we welcome anyone with the specific abilities to contribute to the vitality and rigor of the Foundation as long as they have a keen interest in Gonzalez-Torres’ work and be able to fulfill the following requirements.
The City of Ojai invites professional artists and/or artist teams to submit
qualifications for a public art commission that is part of the Libbey Bowl
Renovation Project in the heart of downtown Ojai. Libbey Bowl is an historic
outdoor amphitheater for musical and cultural events that has been in
existence since 1957. The deadline for artist qualifications is October 21,
2009 by 5:30 p.m. The budget is estimated to be $40,000 from the Percent for
the Arts Program, with additional funds possible from grants and/or
fundraising efforts. All those interested are invited to go to the City of
Ojai website, www.ci.ojai.ca.us , to download
application information. For additional information please contact Kathleen
OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS' BOOKS!
In January 2010 Regency Arts Press Ltd. will launch OPEN BOOK, an online
searchable catalog of artists' books by artists or independent publishers
who lack distribution for their books.
We are holding an open call for possible inclusion in OPEN BOOK.
Books to be reviewed by:
Deirdre Lawrence, Principal Librarian, Brooklyn Museum of Art *
David Senior, Bibliographer, Museum of Modern Art *
To be held at:
Artbook @ X Initiative
548 West 22nd Street NYC
Saturday, October 17th, noon - 3pm
Bring one copy of your book!
(limit of 3 books per artist or publisher)
Regency Arts Press Ltd.
526 West 26th Street #903
The Underground Hit!
CRITIC'S CHOICE: East Bay Express
experiments in experience/participation performance
Frank Moore, world-known shaman performance artist, will conduct improvised passions of musicians, actors, dancers, and audience members in a laboratory setting to create altered realities of fusion beyond taboos. Bring your passions and musical instruments and your senses of adventure and humor. Other than that,
ADMISSION IS FREE! (But donations will be accepted.)
CALL FOR ARTISTS
The Annex LA seeks 2D artists for this monthâ€™s Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk on October 8th. This monthâ€™s 1-day event is from 2pm-10pm. With upward of 6000 people in attendance each month, this event offers an enormous amount of exposure. This is a great opportunity to make contacts, meet artists in the area, and gain access to a young, hip, and involved audience.
If you are interested in participating, please visit us at http://www.theannexla.com/participate.html You may submit your work using the Submission Form, or you can email links and images to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Monday, October 5th, 2009
Are you a sociable, tech savvy person, with a camera, audio recorder and
some writing/blogging experience? Do you love the Downtown Los Angeles Art
Walk and want to help make it better? If so, you're a good candidate to
contribute to THE LIVING MUSEUM, the official Art Walk blog.
Each Art Walk, our intrepid reporters roam the streets of Downtown Los
Angeles, celebrating the interesting individuals who help make the Art Walk
into the most compelling urban scene in the Southland.
Your assignment, should you choose to accept it:
1) come to the Art Walk armed with a digital camera and audio recording
2) identify people who look like they have something interesting to say
The Obama organization is looking for a 30-second doc/promo film.
No prize money, but lots of exposure.
FRANK MOORE in AN ACT OF DIRECT ENGAGEMENT
POW! POW! Action Art festival 2009
Friday, October 16, 2009