VIVID OPPORTUNITIES 2009
Deadlines 04 JUNE 2009
VIVID is inviting applications to two new exciting opportunities, the deadline for both is THU 04 JUNE 2009 and interviews will be held on Wed 10 June 2009.
PARTICIPATION – PART 2
20 August to 13 September 2009
(NB/ Artsfest will take place 11-13 Sept)
Dedicated to supporting practice of national and international significance since 1992, VIVID plays an integral role in the development of… Continue
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International Sculpture Conference Accepting Panel Proposals
Deadline: June 4, 2009
What is Sculpture in the 21st Century?
April 7-9, 2010
What is Sculpture in the 21st Century?
The International Sculpture Center is currently accepting panel proposals for it's 22nd International Sculpture Conference which will be held… Continue
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IN PRACTICE PROJECT SERIES: OPEN CALL FOR PROPOSALS - SculptureCenter, Long Island City, New York
DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2009
The In Practice project series supports artists in creating new work for exhibition at SculptureCenter. We invite artists to submit proposals for projects and installations to be presented beginning in January of 2010.
SculptureCenter seeks proposals that offer new ways of considering sculpture or further the understanding of the discipline and how… Continue
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Art Car Boot Fair 2009 - Contents May Vary, Manchester
Deadline 15 June, 2009
Contents May Vary are hosting Manchester's very first Art Car Boot Sale on Saturday 4th of July - coinciding with the Manchester International Festival.
They are looking for 50-70 artists, artist-led groups, projects, galleries and publishers to participate. Selling is not compulsory and proposals should fully outline the exhibition aspect, responding to the physical, social, economical,… Continue
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This is an open, national, juried competition for contemporary painting and drawing, created to promote the visual arts in the UK.
Dates for submission: 01/03/09 until 30/06/09
Entrance fee: £20
Prize Money: 1st Prize £5000, plus three runners up prizes of £1,000 each
Phoebe Unwin, Painter
Sally Annett, Creative Director FRINGEMK
Michael Stanley, Director of Modern Art Oxford
Exhibition Venue: Middleton Hall,… Continue
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Sheffield Hallam University, Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering and Science is seeking to appoint
2 x Teaching Researcher in Fine Art
A Fine Art practitioner wishing to engage in PhD study whilst undertaking some teaching is required to support the advancement of research and teaching in the Fine Art Subject Group.
You will have a desire to progress your education through PhD study. Your PhD will be on a topic of your choice supported by one or more of the many… Continue
Added by Joanne Lee on May 24, 2009 at 8:30 —
The School of Arts and New Media, University of Hull @ Scarborough seeks to commission a professional facilitator and/or performance artist to make one or a series of new performances working with Year 3 students of our BA in Theatre and Performance and the BA in Media Performance.
We envisage this as a two-week working residency, which should result to performance work(s) of professional (or near-professional) quality. The performance outcome(s) will be presented to the local public at… Continue
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Call for applications for the Balmoral Scholarships and the Foreign and Exchange Scholarships for 2010
Application period for 2010 scholarships:
May 15 to July 18, 2009 (date of postmark)
I. International Residence Scholarships at the Künstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral
Six residence scholarships will be awarded to international visual artists.
The scholarship lasts 6 months. All of them begin in April 2010 and are endowed with 1,200 euros a month and include free… Continue
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Visual Artist’s Residency at SARC, Sonic Arts Research Centre in 2009, Belfast
Deadline 30th May 2009
Call for Proposals
The Sonic Arts Research Center (SARC) is offering a 6 Month residency in 2009 for a visual artist working with digital technologies.
This residency is co-hosted by the European Culture 2007 project CO-ME-DI-A (Cooperation and Mediation in Digital Arts) . The successful applicant is expected to have a solid grounding in at least one of the… Continue
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Art VS Design, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY
An international Open Call for Unique Talent
Deadline : May 31st, 2009
Images are power. In this dynamic era compelling design can move millions and transcendent art can inspire a generation. From cave paintings of early man to today's industrial designers, art & design has uniquely shaped the world around us, each in its own distinct way. This contest is designed to answer the age old question: What shapes our world more, art or… Continue
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CURATE THIS!, The BECA Foundation, New Orleans, LA
Deadline : October 01, 2009
The BECA Foundation presents the second installment of CURATE THIS! opening this November, 2009 and will run through December 2009. The first installment of CURATE THIS!, held in 2008, was an experimental success with over 100 artists and over 400 'guest curators' from 9 countries participating.
We're looking forward to even more participation from around the globe via CURATE THIS! 2009.… Continue
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Jerwood Drawing Prize, UK
Deadline : 22 June, 2009
Call for entries to this prestigious annual drawing exhibition. Drawings are chosen for the annual exhibition from an open submission by an independent panel of three selectors who typically represent the perspectives of practitioner, curator and writer. 1st prize £6,000; 2nd prize £3,000.
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2010 Great North Run Moving Image Commission, UK
Deadline : 8th June 2009
£30,000 is available to create a new moving image work in response to the BUPA Great North Run, the world’s biggest half-marathon.
The Bupa Great North Run Cultural Programme: celebrating sport and art.
The Bupa Great North Run Cultural Programme is an annual series of artistic commissions which celebrate and respond to the world's largest half-marathon - its history and route, its… Continue
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Salford Film Festival is seeking short films and features for the Sixth Salford Film Festival, scheduled for the third week of November 2009. The Festival prides itself on having a local accent but a truly international perspective: We are particularly keen to receive work with a strong Salford connection (and failing that a Greater Manchester or North West focus), but we welcome submissions from all over the world.
Submissions should be sent on DVD to Steve Balshaw, Salford Film… Continue
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The late 50s saw the emergence of new exhibition models, artist-run spaces and curatorial practices defined by artist-curators. This provided an emancipatory model from institutional selection agendas, allowing the art ist claim to agency not only for self-promotion, but to frame cultural material and curatorial agendas.On another side of the spectrum, however, a question of positioning further arises with regards to curators empowered by “superstar”… Continue
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'POSTCARDS FROM DYSTOPIA'
An exhibiton of small works sent from Dystopia: a futuristic or imagined universe where a universal menace prevails.
Calling out to all artists interested in participating in a group show on the above theme.
The exhibition is scheduled for late 2009/2010 programme, and artists accepted in the show will be asked to create a piece of postcard sized, wall hung work specifically for the exhibition.
If you are interested in… Continue
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3 full-time PhD studentships
‘New Media in a digital age: the role of new media in art, culture and society at the turn of the 21st century'
Liverpool School of Architecture/F.A.C.T. (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology)
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award
Extended Programme 2009-2014
The first of 3 full-time PhD studentships, beginning October 2009, concerned with the history of developments in new media, offers an exciting opportunity for a suitably… Continue
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The New Art Gallery, Walsall opened in 2000 and has since attracted widespread acclaim for the quality of its architecture, collections, temporary exhibitions, education and audience development programmes with a national and international perspective. The New Art Gallery plays a key role in the cultural landscape of the West Midlands and beyond. The New Art Gallery is also a partner in Art Fund International's scheme to change the scale and ambition of contemporary art collecting in the… Continue
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The competition for the StrangerFestival 2009 has started. By uploading your video on the website you automatically join the competition. All videos uploaded after May 15 2008 will also automatically take part in the 2009 competition.
What can I win? StrangerFestival selects the best video makers for the StrangerAcademy.
Hundreds of young European video makers meet in the StrangerAcademy to learn, share and have fun. StrangerAcademy is in Amsterdam, 14 – 17 October 2009. We… Continue
Added by Joanne Lee on May 1, 2009 at 19:55 —
SALON09 – ART PRIZE – CALL FOR ENTRIES
Salon09 is an ambitious open submission exhibition, which creates a platform for creative practitioners at all stages of their careers, to present their work to a range of influential and prominent art experts.
This year’s selectors are:
Margot Heller, Director of the South London Gallery
Ceri Hand, Director of Ceri Hand Gallery
Gordon MacDonald, Projects Manager of Photoworks Gallery
This year we are… Continue
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