Your source for regional creative opportunities!
July 3, 2019
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
Funding *

Place-based Grant Opportunities (Kresge Foundation)

* Please be aware that some opportunities may be time-sensitive.

Lansing Symphony Orchestra 
seeks a highly motivated and talented individual to serve as development & marketing manager.This person is responsible for the management, implementation and evaluation of the fundraising programs and more. Get the full job description and application details !

Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center seeks a positive, energetic and service-oriented administrative assistant to join their team! They are seeking a polished professional who enjoys working with people, creatively solving problems and working collaboratively toward real change. Get the full job description and application details! Job is posted until filled. Applications received by 5:00 p.m. July 15, 2019 will receive priority.

Are you looking for an internship? The Arts Council may have a space for you! If you have some general programming or public relations experience, we want to hear from you. Get all the info and apply today!

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

The GFWC Swartz Creek Women's Club is accepting applications for their annual Art and Craft Fair held on Oct. 19, 2019. All artists are welcomed to enter this juried show. Booths are priced at $55. Request an application via email or call 810-300-4777. 

Crossing the Straights Mackinac Island 2019 Call for Entries has extended its deadline and outreach. They are now accepting applications from both peninsulas. The exhibition will be featured in venues stretching across the island (ARTPrize style) during the last of the island's high season. Deadline to apply is July 15.  Get more info and apply!

The Arts Council  is pleased to offer its Open Group Grant Consultations. Join us on July 17 at Global Coffee Co. in St. Johns from 9-11 a.m. to discuss upcoming grant opportunities, ask questions and expand your grant knowledge.  Get details more details!

Flint Institute of Arts  and its Founders Society announce a call to artists for the 14th Annual First Frost Arts & Fine Crafts Fair. All submissions will be juried. Booth prices range from $135-$300. Applications available at Deadline to apply is  Aug. 10, 2019. 

The City Pulse and the Arts Council of Greater Lansing are proud to be presenting their Summer of Art Series once again! Apply to have your artwork featured on one of City Pulse's covers from July 3 - Aug. 28. All media is encouraged to apply. The call is open to anyone who lives in Ingham, Eaton and Clinton counties.

Wayne Main Street Second Annual Art-O-Motive is seeking artists for their automobile hood-painting competition. Prizes will be awarded from $50 - $250. Hoods will be provided and must be painted and returned to the Wayne Historical Museum by Friday Aug. 2 in order to be entered into the competition. Get complete details and info!
New & Renewing Member Highlight
Say hello to the Arts Council's new and renewing members for June 2019! Thanks for being a part of our creative community.

MSU Department of Romance and Classical Studies *
MSU Latinx Film Festival *
Kyle Rudolph Richard *
Aaryn Richard *

*denotes new member
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.