December 2016
A monthly newsletter from the Arizona Commission on the Arts
Professional Development Grants, Cycle C   
Application Deadline:  11:59pm Thursday, February 2, 2017   
Professional Development Grants (PDG) are designed to assist Arizona artists, arts administrators and arts educators with funding support for participation in professional development and skills-building activities which contribute to significant professional growth. The application period for Cycle C (for activities with a start date between April 1, 2017 and June 30, 2017) is open.

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Sedona Art Prize International Online Painting Competition  
Sedona Arts Center / Gateway To Sedona  
Location: Sedona, AZ
Deadline: December 31, 2016
International online painting competition open to painters world wide over 18 years of age. It is for the purpose of promoting artists and their work while helping the Sedona Arts Center to support ongoing projects. Monthly and year-end cash prizes, plus the Grand Prize winner will also be offered the opportunity for a 2 week residency in Sedona, Arizona.
American Music Abroad Exchange Program  
American Music Abroad  
Location: St. Louis, MO 
Deadline: January 27, 2017
AMA is an international exchange program designed to communicate America's rich musical contributions and diverse culture to audiences around the world. Approximately 10 ensembles will be selected to embark on a month-long, multi-country tour, where they engage with international audiences through public concerts, interactive performances with local musicians, lectures and demonstrations, workshops, jam sessions and media interviews.
Glacier National Park | Artist-in-Residence Program  
National Park Service  
Location: Glacier National Park, MT 
Deadline: January 31, 2017
The Glacier National Park Artist-in-Residence program offers professional artists focused time to creatively explore the natural and cultural resources of this astounding landscape. It also allows artists the opportunity to share their work with an international audience through educational programs and exhibits.
ArtsLink Project Grants  
Location: New York, NY 
Deadline: January 16, 2017
ArtsLink Projects provides support to US artists, curators, presenters and arts organizations undertaking projects in any of the 37 eligible countries listed below. Applicants must be working with an artist or organization in that region and projects should be designed to benefit participants and audiences in both the US and the host country.
Museum Registrar 
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA)  
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: December 29, 2016
We are looking for a dynamic and forward thinking Registrar to join our team at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA), a division of Scottsdale Arts, a leading nonprofit arts organization in the Southwest. This unique opportunity is for a select candidate who has a proven track record of dynamic, registrar experience geared towards contemporary art, architecture and design. If you have a passion for contemporary art, and the powerful impact it can have on people's lives, we want to meet with you.
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Gabriela Muñoz 
Artist Programs Manager 
This monthly online newsletter from the Arizona Commission on the Arts provides Arizona artists with relevant local, national and international opportunities, including announcements of agency programs and services, upcoming artist grant opportunities and application deadlines, and much more.

Job and Arts Opportunities listings on the website are maintained by Arts Commission staff and are not comprehensive. Questions regarding a listed opportunity should be directed to the corresponding contact person identified in the posting. 

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