VOLUME 51 | ISSUE 11
A MONTHLY NEWSLETTER OF THE
ARIZONA COMMISSION ON THE ARTS
FEATURED OPPORTUNITIES
Emergency Relief for Craft Artists
CERF+
Deadline: Ongoing
CERF+ provides assistance to craft artists who have experienced a recent, serious emergency or are dealing with a major setback due to illness, accident, fire, natural disaster, or other type of unexpected event.
Social Justice in the Misinformation Age: National Juried Art Exhibition
The Freedman Gallery at Albright College
Location: Reading, PA
Deadline: December 3, 2018
The Freedman Gallery at Albright College is now accepting submissions for their National Juried Art Exhibition. Artists across the country working with subject matter relating to social inequalities and injustices of any media are encouraged to apply.
On Screen/In Person Call for Film Submissions
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Location: United States
Deadline: December 7, 2018
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation's On Screen/In Person program is designed to bring independent film and communities together by match-making American filmmakers with presenters from across the mid-Atlantic region.
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. 
CALLS FOR ARTISTS
Open Call to Visual Artists | Ormond Memorial Art Museum
Ormond Memorial Art Museum
Location: Ormond Beach, FL
Deadline: November 26, 2018
The Ormond Memorial Art Museum is accepting submissions from artists in a variety of styles and media for exhibitions in late 2018 and 2019. Individual and small group submissions are welcome.

Art for Advent International Call
Murze Magazine
Location: International
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Art for Advent is an opportunity for artists to experiment across practice and disciplines, artists involved will be challenged with creating an artwork a day during the 24 day advent period.

Alternative Magazine Seeks Winter 2019 Submissions
The Matador Review
Location: International/Online
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Alternative art and literature magazine The Matador Review is accepting submissions for the Winter 2019 publication through November 30.

Elements, a National Juried Exhibition
Marin Society of Artists
Location: San Rafael, CA
Deadline: December 1, 2018
Marin Society of Artists is now accepting entries to its Elements national exhibition. All media, except moving film and video, are welcome.

Ann Metzger National Biennial Exhibition
St. Louis Artists' Guild
Location: St. Louis, MO
Deadline: December 2, 2018
The Ann Metzger Memorial National Biennial Exhibition is an all-media, all-content, juried exhibition open to artists across the United States.

Call to Artists | Arizona Aqueous XXXIII
Tubac Center of the Arts
Location: Tubac, AZ
Deadline: December 7, 2018
National juried exhibition: Water based pigments on paper must constitute the major portion of the work. Entries composed of paper constructions, paper sculpture, paper collage, cut paper, mobiles or two or three dimensional wall pieces, and installations are eligible. 

Call to Artists | JanKossen Contemporary NYC
JanKossen Contemporary
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: December 15, 2018
JanKossen Contemporary (NYC) is looking for artists of all kinds of practices to participate in an upcoming show in January 2019.

LEAP Emerging Artist Opportunity in the Craft Field
Contemporary Craft
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Deadline: December 31, 2018
LEAP is open to exceptionally talented graduate students and/or emerging artists who are beginning to receive recognition for their work, but are not currently represented by well-established galleries. Artists must work in craft media: ceramics, wood, metal/jewelry, glass, found materials, mixed media, fiber or a combination of these materials.

Call to Visual and Performance Artists: 2018-2019 Season
Alwun House Foundation
Location: Phoenix AZ
Deadline: Varies
Downtown Phoenix' nationally recognized contemporary arts pioneer, Alwun House, enters its 48th season pushing creative boundaries, showcasing and promoting local, regional visual and performance artists.
CALLS FOR PUBLIC ART
City of Surprise | Call to Artists (Public Art)
City of Surprise
Location: Surprise, AZ
Deadline: December 5, 2018
The City of Surprise, in conjunction with the Surprise Arts & Cultural Advisory Commission (SACAC), is seeking qualified artists to propose artwork that will be placed as a gateway entry monument in the center of an existing roundabout near Cactus & Litchfield Roads.

Public Art Project | Mosaic for Joel Montalvo Park
City of Flagstaff
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
Deadline: January 11, 2019
The City of Flagstaff, through its Beautification and Public Art Commission (BPAC) is soliciting proposals from Mosaicists to create a Mosaic for Joel Montalvo Park.

The City of Mount Dora | Public Artist Registry
City of Mount Dora
Location: Mount Dora, FL
Deadline: Ongoing
The City of Mount Dora is currently soliciting professional artists for the purpose of creating a database of qualified artists that will be utilized in the commissioning of public art by the Public Arts Commission.
CONFERENCES/WEBINARS/WORKSHOPS
Training Institute for Artists and Administrators in Healthcare and Creative Aging
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: December 28, 2018
The Creative Center Training Institute for Artists and Administrators in Healthcare and Creative Aging 2019. Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 22, 2019.

Artist Workshops and Webinars | Creative Capital
Creative Capital
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: Ongoing
Developed by artists for artists, Creative Capital’s workshops and webinars provide career, community, and confidence building tools for artists.​ Workshop and webinar leaders are practicing artists and experts, and many are Creative Capital awardees.

Financial Planning Networking for Artists | Curator Engine
Curator Engine
Location: Mesa, AZ
Deadline: Ongoing
Our team of curators is constantly searching for new opportunities for local art in local projects. With Curator Engine, artists simply upload the art that they currently have and any concepts or past projects that allow us to understand their capabilities. 
GRANTS & FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Professional Development Grants
Cycle C Deadline: January 31, 2019
(For activities between March 1, 2019 and June 30, 2019.)
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. Learning activities include (but are not limited to) the following:
  • Participation in conferences or symposia.
  • Artist residencies.
  • Workshops, institutes, fellowships.
Scholarships to Pilchuck Glass School
Arizona Glass Alliance
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Arizona Glass Alliance will be providing a $2,500 scholarship to the Pilchuck Glass School for the summer or fall program of 2019.

Alice Award in Publishing | JM Kaplan Fund
J. M. Kaplan Fund/Furthermore
Location: Hudson, NY
Deadline: March 1, 2019
The $25,000 Alice Award is sponsored annually by Furthermore grants in publishing, a program of the J. M. Kaplan Fund and awarded to an illustrated book of distinction.

Arts Grants | Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation
Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Letters of Inquiry due by March 1 for April 15 deadline
Funding from the Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation is currently available to support direct costs for catalogues and other publications accompanying contemporary art exhibitions and projects, especially those supporting emerging and under-recognized artists, and produced by organizations outside the nation’s cultural centers.

Artist Grants | Pollock-Krasner Foundation
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: Ongoing
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation’s dual criteria for grants are recognizable artistic merit and demonstrable financial need, whether professional, personal or both. The Foundation’s mission is to aid, internationally, those individuals who have worked as professional artists over a significant period of time.

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grants
Foundation for Contemporary Arts
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: Rolling
Emergency Grants provides prompt funding for innovative visual and performing artists who:
  • have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work to the public when there is insufficient time to seek other sources of funding or incur unexpected, or
  • unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates.
RESIDENCIES
International Residency Program | Budapest, Hungary
HMC
Location: Hungary
Deadline: November 25, 2018
Open Call for Artists: Hungarian Multicultural Center AIR-HMC residency program in Budapest, Hungary.

Artist Residency in Upstate New York
Main Street Arts
Location: Clifton Springs, NY
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Main Street Arts is accepting applications for our residency program! Apply by the November 30 deadline for a one-month or two-month residency in January, February, or March 2019.

Canadian Artist Residency | Spark Box Studio
Spark Box Studio
Location: Ontario, Canada
Deadline: Ongoing
Spark Box Studio’s Artist Residency Program provides live/work space to accommodate both emerging and professional printmakers, photographers, painters, illustrators and writers. Artists-in-residence have access to our professional studio and resources.

Artist in Residence Opportunities | National Park Service
National Park Service
Location: United States
Deadline: Ongoing
Whether staying in a remote wilderness cabin at Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska or contemplating history at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site in Iowa or working in a contemporary studio overlooking the stone-lined fields at Weir Farm National Historic Site in Connecticut, these programs provide artists with unique opportunities to create works of art in varied natural and cultural settings.
JOBS
Academy Associate
Childsplay Theatre Academy
Location: Tempe, AZ
Deadline: November 26, 2018
Childsplay, a professional theatre organization committed to creating engaging theatre experiences for all young people, seeks a proactive individual to join the education team as an Academy Associate within the Theatre Academy Program.

Art Teacher | Grades K-8
All Saints' Episcopal Day School
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: November 30, 2018
All Saints’ Episcopal Day School in Phoenix seeks an experienced and talented visual arts educator to begin October 2018. We value candidates who are passionate about art, have a love for teaching, and are innovative and knowledgeable about how to make visual arts come alive both in and out of the classroom.

Executive Director
Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
Deadline: December 1, 2018
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is responsible for managing the financial and personnel resources of the Flagstaff Symphony Association (FSA) in order to achieve the organization’s mission “to enrich, engage, and inspire our community through the performance of orchestral music.”

Assistant Professor in Acting
University of Florida
Location: Gainesville, FL
Deadline: December 5, 2018
The School of Theatre and Dance seeks an Assistant Professor in Acting with expertise that will complement existing faculty specialties while advancing the School’s ability to educate students in the multiple domains of classical and contemporary performance. Areas of specialization may include specific or hybrid approaches to teaching basic and advanced techniques for both stage, and on-camera acting/acting for digital media.

Art Institute Exhibition and Collection Assistant
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Location: Tucson, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
The Art Institute’s Department Exhibition and Collection Assistant works closely with the department director/curator on fine art exhibitions and collection management. Responsibilities include maintaining an organized fine art collection system, interacting with artists, gallery volunteers, collectors, and gallery patrons. 

General Manager
Wonderspaces Arizona
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
The General Manager of Wonderspaces Arizona is responsible for all company activities within the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale area. Armed with the company’s best practices, the General Manager will build and lead a team of approximately seventy-five people and oversee a business functions including show operations, marketing, and community relations. 

Marketing Manager
Wonderspaces, Inc.
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
The Marketing Manager is responsible for the experience outside of our exhibition space, from a visitor’s first impression through check-in, and at every touchpoint between visits. The Marketing Manager’s mission is to create and strengthen relationships with our visitors.

Glass Fusing Instructors
Phoenix Center for the Arts
Location: 1202 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
Glass Fusing Instructor is responsible for planning, developing and instructing a variety of adult glass fusing classes. (Examples may include, but are not limited to: techniques using powders/frit/paints, metal inclusion, pot melts, embossing, jewelry, printing, thick construction, vitrograph, reactive glass, glass combing, etc.)

Interpretation and Accessibility Manager
Phoenix Art Museum
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
Phoenix Art Museum is looking for an Interpretation and Accessibility Manager in the Education Division to develop, evaluate, and provide leadership of Museum-wide interpretation and accessibility initiatives for diverse, intergenerational, and multilingual audiences.

Drama Teacher
Arts for All Inc.
Location: Tucson, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
Arts for All is seeking a part time drama teacher with a minimum of three (3) years teaching drama and two (2) years working with children and/or persons with disabilities.

Production Lead - Tempe Center for the Arts
City of Tempe
Location: Tempe, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
The Production Lead assists Production workgroup with production needs of all events in the Tempe Center for the Arts, oversees use of equipment within TCA, and serves as site manager during events, among other duties.
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