Opportunities

Resource Bulletin

The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin

The MSAC Online Resource Bulletin, maintained by the Maryland Art Place, includes regional, national, and international exhibition opportunities, grants, fellowships, residencies, and information on available studio spaces in the area. The Resource Bulletin is updated on a weekly basis and maintains hundreds of listings of arts opportunities, organized by subject and deadline date. If you have information that you wish to have included in the Resource Bulletin, please send it to: naomi@mdartplace.org

Disclaimer: Maryland Art Place and The Maryland State Arts Council cannot, at this time, screen all bulletin submissions. Artists should carefully consider each listing before submitting materials or sending fees. Bulletin opportunities should be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the listing deadline. 
 
The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin is supported by the Maryland State Arts Council.
 

Residencies

Call for Entries: Tri-tryagain NYC: 5/30

Tri-tryagain is a maker-crafter-artist space in Ridgewood, Queens. It is a small community of makers, artists, and the like. The second floor 2500 square-foot space is equipped with woodworking and hand tools, workbenhes, and a useful selection of materials and supples, including electronics, wood, metal, paper, found objects, and more. The value is on process as well as product, and reusing and recycling materials when possible.

This is a six-week residency from the middle of June through the end of July, 2017. Two people will be offered residences. Each resident will get a space in the workship, including a bench, shelf space, and access to tools. In addition, they will get (if they so wish) training in tool use, mentorship, and an opportunity to show their work in the in-house gallery at the end of their residency. 

Hours are 8 AM to 10 PM. Tri-tryagain is not a live-work space.

Deadline for applying is May 30, 2017.

For more information, or to apply, visit the website.

Call for Entries: Squeaky Wheel Buffalo: 6/5

Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Arts Center invites visiting and regional artists and researchers to apply for a residency program exploring the moving image, time-based media, and emergent technologies. The Workspace Residency is a project-based residency for artists and researchers working in media art offered by Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Art Center in Buffalo, NY. Available for applicants from Buffalo and across the U.S., the residency connects artists and researchers with resources, time, and studio space to encourage the creation of new work and make progress on ongoing projects. This year Squeaky Wheel also offers a special residency dedicated for one artist to create a site-specific installation or performance at Buffalo’s Silo City (more information about Silo City here).

The Summer 2017 session will take place August 5–August 27, 2016. Selected applicants will have tailored access to equipment, technical consultations, and facilities from Squeaky Wheel and our Workspace Residency partners Buffalo Game Space, Buffalo Lab, and Silo City. A $900 stipend will be awarded to each resident. Limited travel and housing funds will be available on a competitive basis for select applicants.

Applications are due at 11:59pm, June 5, 2017.

Applications and instructions can be found here.

Send letter of interest and resumé to ekrem@squeaky.org with the subject line “Workspace Application”. Applicants will be notified no later than June 20, 2017 of the status of their application.

Open Call: The Implications of AI: 6/8

Open Call: The Implications of AI - ThoughtWorks Arts

Residency Dates: Sept 18 - Dec 22, 2017

ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy with an arts residency based in New York City seeks an artist/technologist who works in their art practice with issues surrounding the design, use and implementation of artificial intelligence (AI). AI simulates human intelligence using computer systems that learn, reason and self-correct based on programming and algorithms. The artist does not need to be an expert in programming AI systems, but a basic understanding is helpful.

Logistics: ThoughtWorks will provide a work space, facilitation in midtown Manhattan, and access to guides and consultants, as well as appropriate resources as the project progresses. It does not provide housing or work visas, and is for the artist only. It does not include family members. This fourteen week residency comes with a modest stipend of $10,000, and assistance, if necessary in supplying a letter of intent to any external funding agencies that might facilitate with the residency. 

Applicants must submit a proposal by email to leah@thoughtworksarts.io by the application deadline of June 8th, 2017. Your proposal should tell us who you are, what your project idea is, and how you plan to implement it. It should also include the skills you have, and the skills you require for the project. Where there are skills required which you do not have or cannot supply, please let us know.

More information can be found here.

360 Xochi Quetzal Artist Residency in Mexico: 7/30

360 XOCHI QUETZAL is a FREE artist & writer's residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. International writers, playwrights, visual artists, fiber artists, filmmakers, photographers, new media artists, dancers and musicians are all welcome to apply for a free 1-month residency.

Residency Dates: December 14, 2017 - January 13, 2018

Deadline for Winter 2017 Residency: July 30, 2017

Apply here

For more information: www.360xochiquetzal.com/

 

Call for Entries: Con Artist Collective Studio Residency: 8/15

Juried studio (no live/work) residency in the Lower East Side. Selected artists will gain access to 3,000 square foot co-working studio in the heart of the L.E.S. arts district for 2 months, working towards a week long curated group show of new work slated for the week after their studio time comes to an end. 

Con Artist is an art collective, community, workspace & gallery. Our shared venue and studio hosts events, collaborative exhibitions, group projects, life drawing, and more! We are a platform for artists to network, gain exposure, and share skills and knowledge with one another.

Application Fee: $0

Studio Fee: $600 flat fee for 60-days studio access and end-of-residency group exhibition. 

Call for Applications: ArtCondo: 12/24

Title of Artist Call: Opportunity for Creative Professionals

Organization: ArtCondo

Call Summary: ArtCondo is a real estate initiative that helps creative individuals purchase Professional Timeshares in a NYC creative building community. One Month Professional Timeshares are a new way for national and international artists and art professionals to keep a foot in the NYC art-market to create, exhibit and/or sell their creative “wares” to collectors, gallery owners, and creative industries. Fine artists, gallery owners, writers, dancers, musicians, designers, architects, research scientists, teachers, artisans, non-profits and more are all invited to participate. Sign up at www.ArtCondo.com to learn more. 

Who Can Apply: Open to Everyone

Discipline: Visual Arts

Submission Deadline: December 24, 2017

For more information, please contact, Michele Gambetta at artcondo2013@gmail.com or visit their website.

Old Furnace Artist Residency: Harrisonburg VA: Rolling

The Old Furnace Artist Residency is an ongoing project curated by Jon Henry. The residency is currently located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It is open to all forms of artistry: sculpture, painting, video, sound, conceptual, poetry, fiction writers, etc. Special attention is given to practices which are focused on being social engaged and social justice causes. Creative space is limited but assistance will be given as needed.

O.F.A.R. seeks to expose artists to rural communities and nature. The residency is at no cost the participating artists but they will need to provide their own transit to Harrisonburg and during the residency. Participating artists are asked to donate one piece of art to the residency i n exchange for the room, board, and food. Residencies can last anywhere from 1 day to 1 month. If desired, Jon will assit in hosting some sort of public event like an exhibition, talk, workshop, lecture, dinner party, or some type of happening.

Length: 1 day to 1 month

Deadline: Rolling aplications

Fees: None, but participant covers travel and materials cost.

Click here for more information.

 

Digital Fabrication Residency: Rolling

The 3D Fabrication Studio & Textile Technology Studio Residency Program is looking for artists for 2017. They are building a foundation of knowledge of how digital fabrication technology is aiding artists and designers to experiment and create in new ways. Digital Fabrication Residency is constantly growing to include new resources and workflows valuable to contemporary artists and designers exploring digital fabrication technology in their studio practice. With two main studios, a 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile Studio, residents can experiment their ideas through a range of machine processes from CNC routing, laser cutting and engraving, 3D printing in resin and ABS to DFR’s 12 foot automated long arm sewing machine, 10 needle digital embroidery machine and a host of other machines and processes.

3 Day Onsite Program: For 3 days onsite the resident learns and gain hands-on experience with laser cutting, cnc routing, resin and FDM 3D printing, digital embroidery, automated long arm sewing and 3D scanning. The resident can utilize the 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile studio working directly with DFR staff to produce a variety a samples based on project-based goals. 

Hybrid Program: This competitive program offers artists and designers the opportunity to spend more extensive time at DFR 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile Studio working to develop ideas and learn workflows specific to proposed project ideas and goals. This program includes 6 scheduled days onsite for residents with rudimentary to advanced level experience with digital fabrication technology. This program is ideal for planning artworks for exhibitions and to better understand implementation of this technology for larger scale projects (i.e. museum, gallery, art fair and other professional art venues).

Onramp Workshops: Individuals can enroll directly in any of DFR online OnRAMP workshops. It is a convenient easy to understand format with helpful resource pdf’s that provides an overview of digital fabrication technology. Each ONRAMP cycle includes 4 sessions scheduled on Tuesday and Thursdays at 12 PM EST.

Fees: There are no application fees. Onramp workshops: $250 enrollment fee, 3 day onsite progrm: $700 participation fee.

Deadine: Rolling

Click here to find more information. 

SomoS Art House Berlin Residency: Ongoing

Artist in Residence Opportunity at SomoS Art House Berlin program is accepting applications for Berlin artist residency and exhibition program. Rolling Applications open now. SOMOS AIR SomoS’ Artist-in-Residence Program offers cultivated, supportive, and stimulating surroundings to international visiting artists wishing to realize an artistic project in Berlin. The minimum 3 month residency is focused on production, experience, critical discourse, networking, and local participation.

The SomoS residency program is designed for artists working in disciplines such as drawing, collage, photography, media-art, performance, and film/video. Staying at SomoS, participants will become a part of a thriving artistic community with an active exhibition and event program and will easily and swiftly become well-acquainted with the creative, networked city that is Berlin. 

At the end of the residency, SomoS organizes a presentation of residents' recent work in a suitable public format. These can include lectures, discussions, screenings, readings, or exhibitions. During this process artists receive support on the various aspects of the presentation (including PR, artist's talks, interviews, exhibition texts, invitations, and public reception).

Up to six live/work studios are available for artists-in-residence at SomoS Art House. Residents stay for three months each on a rolling monthly basis so that they can benefit from overlapping with other artists and to have the chance for more individual feedback.

contact somos@somos-arts.org or visit their website for more information and to apply.

La Macina di San Cresci Residency: Ongoing

Find inspiration in the timeless Tuscan countryside! La Macina di San Cresci residency provides a space for artists to live and work in the shadow of the oldest church in all of Chianti, built in the 10th century, painstakingly restored by two lifelong art lovers skilled in design and architecture.

La Macina di San Cresci overlooks the classic Tuscan town of Greve in Chianti and is located just a short drive from Florence and Siena. La Macina di San Cresci is a unique place where artists can live and work together in historic buildings surrounded by gorgeous hillsides dotted with vineyards and olive groves.

La Macina operates year round and accepts residency applications on a rolling basis.

We actively promote the work of all our artists through exhibition, open studios, and features on our website and social media. We also publish a yearbook called “The Artistic Time” in order to share the work of all our resident artists with our network.

Partners and families are welcome!

Apply now, free of charge, here.

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program: Ongoing

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program
Deadline: Ongoing

Opportunity for UK and international artists working in any artistic discipline to apply for a new visiting artists/writers residency programme in Corris, Machynlleth, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales. Stiwdio Maelor is now accepting applications from artists and writers for a new residency opportunity in Corris, Machynlleth, North Wales. Stiwdio Maelor has two visual artists and one writer residency space available. You can enjoy the experience of working in a regional studio community in the beautiful surroundings of the Snowdonia National Park.

Each residency is from one to eight weeks weeks. Applications are accepted an any time.

For full details and how to apply please visit their website or email stiwdioemaelor@gmail.com.

LIGHT WORK ARTIST IN RESIDENCE: Ongoing

Each year Light Work invites 12-15 artists to participate in its residency program, including one artist co-sponsored by Autograph ABP. Artists selected for the residency program are invited to live in Syracuse for one month. They receive a $4,000 stipend, an apartment to stay in, a private digital studio, a private darkroom, and 24-hour access to our facility.

While submissions are open throughout the year, the main selection committee review is in late summer for early fall notifications (by October). Applications must be submitted by July 1, 2017 for 2018 residencies. Applicants will receive an e-mail from SlideRoom confirming that we have received an application. Selected artists will be notified when the committee has finished reviews during the fall proceeding the residency year. 

All artists working in photography and related media are eligible to apply to the Light Work Artist-in-Residence program.

For more informations and for details about the application process visit their website

 

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