Your source for regional creative opportunities!
November 14, 2018
Welcome to your exclusive source for current creative opportunities in the arts and cultural sector! This resource is brought to you by the Arts Council of Greater Lansing. For additional opportunities, visit our website at

On Screen/In Person (Mid Atlantic Art Foundation)
USArtists International  (Mid Atlantic Art Foundation)
Theatre Grants (Shubert Foundation)
Music Program Support (D'Addario Foundation)


LEPFA seeks a paid, part-time design and marketing intern  in their  Sales and Service department with a professional and positive attitude and demeanor, who is customer service-focused, with an outstanding attention to detail. This i nternship offers a team environment experience in the planning, organizing, monitoring and implementation of marketing team strategies.
If you are currently hiring for a part- or full-time position, offering an internship, or looking for volunteers, please let us know! Email the Arts Council at to put your opportunity in our next Creative Connection!

Conferences, Classes and Creative Opportunities

A local Bubble Tea shop is looking for a capable artist interested in painting a set of Angel Wings in their store as a "selfie spot." This is a paid opportunity. If interested, please send an email directly to Robert Duong.

Join over 300 juried fine artists and crafters as they fill the streets of historic Downtown Muskegon.  The Lakeshore Art Festival is a unique mix of arts, crafts, food and family fun in historic downtown Muskegon. Guests will enjoy a juried fine art and craft fair, as well as vibrant streets brimming with unique artisan food products, children's activities, entertainment and more! Sign up to become a craft vendor by Feb. 1, 2019.

Local musician Colin Singer has an album coming out around Thanksgiving. He is looking for a local artist to help him create album art for the songs. 
Each song has a story, and an image should be created to go along with each one. There will be 12 songs and images total to tell a visual and audio story. Any interested artists can send inquiries directly to Colin.

Join the growing list of member artists who have shown their work on the Arts Council's exhibit wall. Applications are now open for their 2019 Arts Council Round-One Exhibitions Exhibition space is available for the months of January through June.  All disciplines are encouraged to apply.  Stop by the Arts Council  during regular business hours to view the space and see if it  will  accommodate  your work.  

 Featured Creative Opportunity

Capital City Film Festival:
Call for Entries
The 2019 Capital City Film Festival call for entries is now open

The Capital City Film Festival (CCFF) is a multimedia showcase of independent films, live touring bands and multimedia experiences that engage audiences in Michigan's capital city. They celebrate artists from around the world who share their craft while promoting and building on the cultural assets of Lansing's diverse locale.

The ninth annual Capital City Film Festival happens April 11-21, 2019 in Lansing, Michigan. 

Categories include Narrative, Documentary, Student, Non-Student Short, Interactive Media, Music Video and TV Program. Submissions must have been produced since Jan. 2017.

The last deadline to submit a body of work for consideration is Jan. 19.

See the   website for more information.

Arts Council of Greater Lansing
1208 Turner St.
Lansing, MI 48906


This resource is generously supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.