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Fall 2015 residencies
The Banff Centre
Visual + Digital Art
Walter Phillips Gallery
Thematic residency: Truth Lies Lore
Faculty: Kay Burns, Janieta Eyre
Program dates: November 2–December 11, 2015
Apply by May 27
Thematic residencies offer a structured program where artists are brought together to investigate a specific theme. We invite all mediums of visual arts practice to apply, including curators, architects and designers.
Call for submissions: Frieze Writer's Prize 2015
Deadline for entries: 21 July 2015
Frieze Writer's Prize, the annual international award to discover and promote new art critics, is now open for entries. The winner will be commissioned to write a review for frieze and will be awarded 2,000 GBP.
This year the prize will be judged by Paul Teasdale, assistant editor of frieze; the London-based Mexican author Chloe Aridjis; and Hamza Walker, co-curator of Made in L.A. 2016.
Aspiring art critics are invited to submit one unpublished review of a recent contemporary art exhibition, which should be 700 words in length. Entries should be emailed as a Word attachment to email@example.com.
Guidelines for submissions
Call for Artists
The 8th Annual Governors Island Art Fair - New York’s Largest Independent Exhibition
“Gems Among the Ruins” - New York Times
August 10-16, 2015
Deadline: May 1, 2015
WARP Artist Village
What are your fellow artists creating in another part of the world? How do you get in contact with professionals from abroad? What about the insight in your own artistic practice? Are you convinced that you might benefit from encounters with other devoted artists and professionals from the international art scene? If so, it would be wise to apply for the fourth edition of Warp's International Artist Village.
from Franklin Furnace
CALL FOR ENTRIES
VCCA Fully Funded Residencies for Community Based Artists
Thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, VCCA is offering
fully funded residencies to two artists working in community-based, socially
engaged, or relational artwork. The VCCA residencies will be at VCCA’s Mt.
San Angelo facility at the foot of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Spanning
three to four weeks, depending on the needs of the artists, the residencies
will allow the artists to spend time developing ideas, building networks, or
interacting with a community. Each artist will receive a $500 honorarium to
cover travel expenses, supplies or equipment. In addition, one of the two
will be selected to create a piece for the community of Amherst County,
from Franklin Furnace
CALL FOR THE POST OF ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial is an open platform for
researching, producing, disseminating and interpreting cultural forms that
emerge from the creative use of new technologies.
LABoral is seeking an Artistic Director who is a professional with broad
experience in the field of the arts, with international prestige, and ready
to continue developing a project that is unique and pioneering by
definition, in accordance with its strategic plan.
- Holder of a university degree, with a minimum of a Bachelor's degree or
- Demonstrated extensive knowledge and experience in the field of
contemporary art, technology, and industrial creation.
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Threewalls is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to increasing Chicago’s
cultural capital by cultivating contemporary art practice and discourse.
Through a range of exhibition and public programs, including symposiums,
lectures, performances and publications, Threewalls creates a locus of
exchange between local, national and international contemporary art
Threewalls was founded in 2003 to provide greater support and visibility for
the visual arts community in Chicago. The founders wanted to encourage a
greater awareness of Chicago’s art scene by inviting emerging professional
artists to Chicago to share in the city’s rich histories, resources and
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ARTS AND CULTURE funding
2015 College Board Award for Excellence in the Arts, Deadline: Apr 13. Grants of up to $7.5K will be awarded to schools which have implemented an arts program that promotes student learning and creativity in exemplary and innovative ways. Info & app: https://artsaward.collegeboard.org/
Oakland Fund for the Arts Public School Arts Programs, Deadline: Apr 15. Grants of up to $5K will be awarded in support of arts education programs in Oakland public schools. Info & app: http://www.oaklandfundforthearts.org/funding-guidelines/
JOBS (ACADEMICS, CURATORS, ARTISTS, STUDENTS):
CIPAC fédération des professionnels de l'art contemporain. France.
Finnish Academy of Fine Arts / Latest / Open positions. Finland.
Museums.ch Stellenangebote: the platform for Swiss Museums, CH.
Infoclio.ch the professional portal of the historical sciences in Switzerland, CH.
SKM Studienzentrum Kulturmanagement Universität Basel, Cultural management job announcements. CH.