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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Wassaic Project: Artist Residency EXTENDED for September and October // Application is NOW OPEN! (deadline July 23)

The Wassaic Project invites all artists to apply:

Artist Residency: September / October

2010 Session EXTENDED! Application for September 1 – October 31 is NOW AVAILABLE! Residencies are 1 to 2 months.


Please see guidelines and application HERE.

Pics of the studios can be seen on facebook HERE.

-- The Wassaic Project Team

2010 Artist Resident Hope Gangloff's Studio. Images courtesy of the Artist and Susan Inglett Gallery.

2010 Artist Resident Breanne Trammell's Studio.

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Call for proposals: Arab Fund for Arts & Culture (deadline August 31)

The Arab Fund for Arts & Culture (AFAC) is a non profit organization providing direct financial assistance to independent artists and cultural institutions across the Arab region.

ACAF invites artists, NGOs, cultural and educational organizations, governmental bodies and private companies working in culture and arts in the Arab World to send in project proposals in the fields of:

Independent Filmmaking
Performing arts
Visual arts
Workshops and capacity building.

Application form & guidelines:

Application should be completed in Arabic, and sent by e-mail to:

Or in a sealed envelope addressed to:
Arab Fund for Culture & Arts
Amman 11118, Jordan Po Box 1402

Deadline: 31 August 2010

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Call for Nominations: 5th annual Everett M. Rogers Award (deadline July 9)

Dear Colleague:

The fifth annual Everett M. Rogers Award for Achievement in Entertainment Education was a great success last September, and we are delighted to announce the sixth year of the Rogers Award.

The award, named in memory of internationally recognized communication scholar and former USC Annenberg School associate dean Everett M. Rogers, was presented in 2009 to Charles "Garth" Japhet, the creator of Soul City, a large-scale, highly effective multimedia entertainment education program in Southern Africa. Other previous winners are Mexican writer/producer Miguel Sabido, entertainment education scholar Arvind Singhal, Stanford University professor Albert Bandura and international entertainment educator and activist David Poindexter.

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Asian women photographers invited to participate in photo festival (deadline August 31)

Women photographers of Asian descent are invited to submit photo essays covering issues or events in the applicant's native country. Deadline: August 31.

Fifteen projects will be selected for screening as part of the Angkor photo festival in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on September 10.

For more information, visit

from Art4Development

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Taller Portobelo Norte, Panama, Summer Art Colony

Taller Portobelo Norte Summer Art Colony . July 4th - July 25th

Taller Portobelo Norte is now accepting proposals for it's 2010 Summer Art
Colony in Panama.

The TPN Art Colony is a two or three week summer residency program for
emerging and professional visual artists that attracts a diverse and
talented set of individuals to work independently on the continuation of
their current projects or the realization of new small works. Art Colony
participants have a documented commitment to their artistic practice and the
ability to appreciate and grow in an atmosphere of independent, guerilla
style creativity that applauds innovation and forward thinking.


Taller Portobelo Norte defines art broadly enough to encompass a myriad of

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JOB OPENING: Movement Teacher (Los Angeles)

A Noise Within, California's Home for The Classics, seeks a movement teacher
for a 3-week day camp program "Summer With Shakespeare" starting *July 7*.
The Movement Teacher is a vital part of our team, which collectively leads a
group of approximately 25 students ages 10-15 in courses leading to a
presentation of the monologues and scenes of William Shakespeare.

The Movement teacher should be trained with experience leading courses for
youth in one or more forms of classical movement including Suzuki,
Alexander, Period Dance, Mask, Commedia dell'arte, Creative Movement, or
other forms/methods. Classes are 1-hour to 1.5 hours each, and will take
place during the daytime between the hours of 10am-12:30pm. Schedule is

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Auditions: Dancers for 2010-2011 season (Los Angeles)

AUDITIONS - Louise Reichlin & Dancers/ Los Angeles Choreographers &

For the 2010-2011 season

SUNDAY JULY 11, and 18, 2010 @ 10am

Auditions at MKM Cultural Center
11401 N. Chandler Blvd., N. Hollywood, 91601

Also by apt. on Tues. or Thurs. mornings beginning July 6. Call or
email for location.

Experienced Male and Female Dancers, all ethnic types, for paid
performances and teaching activities with Louise Reichlin & Dancers
for the 10-11 season. Rehearsal honorarium. Dancers should have
strong modern, ballet and jazz background, strong stage presence,
expressiveness, musicality, and technique. Floor work important. One
female part is on point, and she must also be strong in contemporary.
All ethnic types. Season begins in July. For more information call

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Apply for the Ford 2011 Summer Partnership Program (Los Angeles)

ARTS ORGANIZATIONS OPPORTUNITY: Apply for the Ford 2011 Summer
Partnership Program
Application Due: Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 4:00pm.

To begin applying for the 2011 Summer Partnership Program, please click to enter information about your
organization and to access the application.

For more information about the 2011 Ford Amphitheatre Summer Partnership
Program and Guidelines, click\tion%20Guidelines(1).pdf

General Information

The Ford Amphitheatre Summer Partnership Program, running from May
through October, supports Los Angeles County resident arts organizations
by assisting them to successfully present performances in its 1,200-seat

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In England? Contribute to British Library's UK SoundMap

Join the British Library in creating the first nationwide sound map, starting with the area in and around Sheffield.

Take part by publishing recordings of your surroundings using the free AudioBoo app for iPhone or Android smartphones or a web browser.

As well as providing an app for direct uploads from smartphones, AudioBoo also allows uploads of sound files from hard drives.

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