Now Hiring: Organizational Programs Manager
Come join our team!
Apply by November 21, 2019
The Arizona Commission on the Arts provides a wealth of programs supporting the work of arts and culture organizations across Arizona. The Organizational Programs Manager provides thought leadership, conceptual and managerial oversight related to these programs.

Specific programs, services, grants, partnerships and initiatives under the purview of the Organizational Programs Manager include, but are not limited to: organizational professional development programming, project management for organizational initiatives, organizational grant programs, and engagement with national, state, regional, and community-level arts networks.
Call for Interns
Arizona Commission on the Arts
Apply by December 6. 2019
Through a combination of learning experiences, work projects, and group collaborations, Arts Commission interns develop essential skills, acquire valuable experience and prepare to become the next generation of arts, nonprofit, and cultural leaders.
Opportunity Grants
Arizona Commission on the Arts
Apply by February 14. 2020
Opportunity Grants provide funding support to Arizona artists, teaching artists, and arts administrators as they take advantage of specific, unique opportunities that have the potential to significantly impact their professional growth.
Call for Artists in Residence
The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center
West Rutland, VT
Apply by January 24, 2020
The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center offers Artists in Residence comprehensive facilities for creating works in stone, metal, wood, ceramics, glass, and more. Residents become part of our vibrant artist community, sharing in the exchange of concepts, aesthetics, and technical expertise. Stipends, housing, and meals are available to selected Artists in Residence.
International Call for Artists
ART Habens
San Francisco, CA
Apply by December 13, 2019
ART Habens offers a unique opportunity to get featured in their renowed publication, that over the years has reached an international audience, providing artists, curators, and gallerists with the chance of being part of a vivacious community from all over the world that loves art and culture.
The opportunities featured below are selected from listings submitted for inclusion on our website's Jobs and Arts Opportunities boards by the offering/soliciting organization/company. Questions regarding a particular opportunity should be directed to the organization/company listed with the opportunity. 
Call To Artists | Request For Qualifications
Location: Gilbert, AZ
Deadline: November 26, 2019
Home of the Gilbert Historical Museum, in partnership with Fry's Food Stores, a division of the Kroger Company, will commission professional artists to create indoor artwork for two new Fry's Food stores in 2020.

Open Call for Winter 2020 Edition
Create! Magazine
Location: Online
Deadline: December 2, 2019
Create! Magazine is pleased to announce an open call for the Winter 2020 edition. Artists are welcome to submit work in any medium, style, or theme to issue #19, which will launch by February 2020.

Chandler International Film Festival
Chandler International Film Festival
Location: Chandler, AZ
Deadline: January 17-20, 2020
The Chandler International Film Festival (CIFF) is a diverse and pioneering film festival located in Chandler, Arizona. CIFF is dedicated to the advancement of social and cultural awareness through education, delivered on the artistic platform of film.

Sculpture-on-Campus Call to Artists 2020
Pima Community College
Location: Tucson, AZ
Deadline: January 23, 2020
Pima Community College's Sculpture on Campus Call to Artists is now open, inviting artists to participate in the College’s Sculpture On Campus exhibition.

Biennale for Women Filmmakers and Artists, 2020 Edition
Location: Berlin, Germany
Deadline: February 28, 2020
WomenCinemakers is now accepting submissions from female filmmakers, directors, and producers for its 2020 Biennial Edition.

Opportunity to Exhibit at Vault Gallery at Downtown Library
Arizona State University Library, Downtown Phoenix Campus Library
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Arizona State University at the Downtown Phoenix campus (DPC) Library is looking for applications from local visual artists (painters, photographers, etc.) interested in exhibiting their work in its Vault Gallery. Lots of space is available.

​Call for 2021 Site-Specific Artist Installations
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Deadline: June 17, 2020
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 season of site-specific artist installations.
Theatre Workshops
Catalyst Creative
Location: Tempe, AZ
Deadline: November 22, 2019
Catalyst Creative, an artist company that builds new work with communities, for communities, will offer a theatre workshop series in Tempe, November 22-23, 2019.

Call for Session Ideas | 2020 TCG National Conference
Theatre Communications Group
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: December 16, 2019
TCG is heading west! From June 4-6, 2020, we'll be touching down in Phoenix, Arizona for our 30th National Conference. You and/or your colleagues are welcome to submit any number of Conference session ideas through Monday, December 16.

Training Institute for Artists and Administrators in Healthcare and Creative Aging
National Endowment for the Arts and the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: December 20, 2019
This week-long training, funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, will focus on the role of the arts in healthcare and creative aging, providing theoretical and didactic approaches to implementing and sustaining high quality arts programming in a variety of settings serving older adults and people living with illness across the aging spectrum. 

Dance Teacher Professional Development Meet-up
Ballet Arizona
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: Every First Saturday of the Month
Ballet Arizona is hosting dance educators for a free monthly professional development group! Meets every First Saturday, sign-ups encouraged online.
USArtists International Grant Program
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Location: United States
Deadline: November 22, 2019 and April 1, 2020
USArtists International is a grant program for performing artists/ensembles in the United States and its territories. The program helps fund U.S. artists to travel abroad and perform at significant cultural festivals and performing arts marketplaces abroad, professionally developing U.S. artists and creating international cultural exchange opportunities.

Emergency Relief for Craft Artists
Location: Montpelier, VT
Deadline: Ongoing
CERF+ provides assistance to craft artists who have experienced a recent, serious emergency or is dealing with a major setback due to illness, accident, fire, natural disaster, or other type of unexpected event.

Emergency Grants
Foundation for Contemporary Arts
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: Ongoing
Emergency Grants is the only active, multi-disciplinary program that offers immediate assistance of this kind to artists living and working anywhere in the United States, for projects occurring in the U.S. and abroad.

Seed Grants
The Pollination Project
Location: Berkeley, CA
Deadline: Rolling
The Pollination Project is accepting applications for Seed Grants.
2020 ESSA Conference | Call for Student STEM/STEAM Panelists
Arizona Department of Education
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: November 22, 2019
The Arizona Department of Education is seeking applications for 10 minute STEM/STEAM student panel presentations at the 2020 ESSA conference. Teachers and students with innovative approaches to integrated learning are encouraged to apply.

2020 ESSA Conference | Call for Featured Student Performances
Arizona Department of Education
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: November 22, 2019
The Arizona Department of Education is seeking 15 minute student performances to highlight well-rounded education across the state. Performing arts groups or soloists at Arizona District or Charter schools are encouraged to apply.

Call to Artists | Kids Safe Online Cyber Security Calendar
Arizona Department of Administration Technology
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: December 13, 2019
The Arizona Department of Administration Technology is inviting public, private, and home schooled students in Grades K-12 to participate for a chance to have their artwork displayed in the 2020-2021 Cyber Security Calendar.

Arts Proficiency Seal | Call for Student Designers
Arizona Department of Education
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: December 20, 2019
ADE's Office of Arts Education is seeking original student designs to feature on the Arizona State Seal of Arts Proficiency. The seal will be affixed to the diplomas of graduating seniors who complete the minimum arts requirements.
2020 Canadian Artist Residency
Spark Box Studio
Location: Picton, ON
Deadline: December 31, 2019
Spark Box Studio’s Artist Residency Program provides live/work space to accommodate both emerging and professional printmakers, photographers, painters, illustrators and writers.

2020 Fellowship Artist Residency Program
Franconia Sculpture Park
Location: Shafer, MN
Deadline: January 15, 2020
Franconia Sculpture Park in Shafer, Minnesota is now accepting applications for the 2020 Fellowship Artist Residency Program.

2020 Residencies
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts
Location: Nebraska City, NE
Deadline: March 1, 2020
KHN's residencies, two sessions. Free housing, private studio and $100 per week stipend.
Tessitura Database Administrator
Scottsdale Arts
Location: Scottsdale AZ
Deadline: November 29, 2019
Scottsdale Arts seeks full time Tessitura Database Administrator to be responsible for the coordination of the Tessitura database throughout the organization and our Tessitura consortium member Theater Works including training, reports, analysis, etc.

Campus Engagement Coordinator | Scottsdale Arts Learning & Innovation
Scottsdale Arts
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: November 29, 2019
Do you have a passion for art education and community engagement? Do you have experience designing innovative and creative learning experiences? Come join the Scottsdale Arts Learning & Innovation (SALI) team.

Manager of Events & Community Programming
Central Arts Alliance
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: November 30, 2019
Central Arts Alliance seeks a Manager of Events & Community Programming who will report to the Development Director. The Manager of Events & Community Programming is responsible for the oversight and execution of major events, offsite residencies, Art Mobile programming, gallery operations, and community programs.

Director of Development
Central Arts Alliance
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: November 30, 2019
The Director of Development is responsible for planning, directing, and implementing a comprehensive Development program and developing talented team members focused on the goal of significantly increasing donor engagement and fundraising outcomes. CAA seeks a seasoned professional to work with the CEO and the Board Development Committee to drive new revenue, maintain and elevate donors, and expand Development capabilities.
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