AS220 Seeks Gallery Assistant

 

WE’RE HIRING: GALLERY ASSISTANT

The primary role of the AS220 Gallery and Special Projects Assistant is to support the Gallery Director in upholding the mission of providing an unjuried, uncensored, and all inclusive forum for Rhode Island visual artists. In practice this involves the presentation of work across the five AS220 gallery spaces, rotating on a monthly basis. In addition they will act as a point person for special events and joint efforts between the Galleries and AS220 Industries. Read full job description online.

Illuminus – Call For Art

We are excited to announce that ILLUMINUS is now accepting submissions for projects for the 2017 Festival! An overview of the open call is below but please be sure to go to our website and download the PDF for all submission details.

ILLUMINUS 2017 Open Call
Festival Dates: November 3rd & 4th 2017, 6:00pm – Midnight,  Downtown Boston
Funding Available: $1,000—$10,000
Submissions Due: 11:59pm EST, September 1, 2017
Submission Form: illuminus.slideroom.org
Questions: 
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Chorus of Westerly Auditioning New Singers

New Singer Auditions at the Chorus of Westerly 
Join us for our 2017-2018 Season

The season features Elgar’s The Music Makers, Beethoven’s Mass in C Major, the classic Christmas & Summer Pops Series, and more! Regular rehearsals for Chorus adults take place on Monday evenings from 7:30pm – 9:45pm, beginning September 11, 2017. Children’s rehearsals take place on weekday afternoons and start the week of Labor Day 2017.

Auditions will take place at the George Kent Performance Hall, located at 119 High Street in Westerly, RI. Typically lasting ten to fifteen minutes the auditions will cover singers’ tone, pitch, ability to sight read music and overall musical ability.

AUDITIONS:
Tuesday, Sept. 5 or
Wednesday, Sept. 6

All adult voice parts (soprano, alto, tenor and bass) and children ages 8 and up are welcome to audition.

Click here for Audition Guidelines.

Call For Exhibits – Clemente, NYC

CLEMENTE OPEN CALL  (Para Español ver más abajo)

We are pleased to invite independent curators, emerging artists and arts professionals to submit exhibition proposals to be considered for the two gallery spaces at The Clemente, the Abrazo and the LES Gallery, from July 2018 to June 2019.

SELECTION PROCESS

The Clemente is a Puerto Rican/Latino cultural institution that has demonstrated a broad-minded cultural vision and a collaborative philosophy. While the Clemente’s mission is focused on the cultivation, presentation, and preservation of Puerto Rican and Latino culture, it is equally determined to operate in a multicultural and inclusive manner, housing and promoting artists and performance events that fully reflect the cultural diversity of the Lower East Side and the city as a whole. Continue reading

Pawtucket Arts Collaborative Announces Open Call for “Faces and Figures”

The Pawtucket Arts Collaborative is pleased to announce an Open Call to artists working in all media for “Faces and Figures​,” a juried exhibition to showcase art of the human face and of the human figure.

The human face and figure are among the most enduring subjects of artistic creativity from prehistoric times to the present.  Mastering their depiction is a mainstay of artistic training.  Contemporary interpretations in every medium challenge and engage artists worldwide.  Whether drawn, painted, sculpted, etched, stitched, molded, printed, photographed, collaged, assemblaged, or tattooed, the human figure in art is both intensely personal and universal as an expression of the human experience.

DEADLINE​ September 9, 2017, midnight. Continue reading

Clemente – Open Call For Curatorial Proposals

CLEMENTE OPEN CALL: https://theclementecenter.submittable.com/submit

We are pleased to invite independent curators, emerging artists and arts professionals to submit exhibition proposals to be considered for the two gallery spaces at The Clemente, the Abrazo and the LES Gallery, from July 2018 to June 2019.

SELECTION PROCESS

The Clemente is a Puerto Rican/Latino cultural institution that has demonstrated a broad-minded cultural vision and a collaborative philosophy. While the Clemente’s mission is focused on the cultivation, presentation, and preservation of Puerto Rican and Latino culture, it is equally determined to operate in a multicultural and inclusive manner, housing and promoting artists and performance events that fully reflect the cultural diversity of the Lower East Side and the city as a whole.

Given that history and the increasing gentrification of Lower East Side, the Clemente’s visual arts program is dedicated to supporting alternatives voices, multi-cultural exchange and work that pushes the boundaries of its media.

The Clemente’s Visual Arts Review Panel which includes independent museum professionals, curators, gallerists and arts educators will select exhibitions for the Abrazo and LES Gallery based on the strength of the art and curatorial concept.

Please review and follow the guidelines below.

– You do not have to be a professionally trained curator to submit a proposal as submissions will be judged on merit.

– We strongly encourage group exhibitions.

– Artists who are acting in the curatorial role for the proposed exhibition may not submit a proposal that only includes his/her own work however show proposals for work of a single artist can be submitted by a curator.

– Submissions that include programming such as artist talks, community workshops and gallery tours are encouraged.

ELIGIBILITY

The Clemente does not discriminate based on age, gender, or nationality.

We do not accept proposals from undergraduate or graduate students.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

– If funding allows, The Clemente may offer a stipend for curators and artists.

– Exhibition Information: Duration of exhibits run for 4-6 weeks.

– Gallery Hours: Open every day from 3:30pm to 7pm (The building is closed on all major holidays)

Submission Deadline is September 15th, 2017    Application is open to US and non-US residents