Your source for regional creative opportunities!
June 19, 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.

Impression 5 Science Center is currently seeking a programs coordinator. The ideal candidate must have excellent leadership qualities, including the ability to supervise and lead multiple programs simultaneously with tight deadlines. The imaginative and creative candidate must have experience developing and delivering educational programs that are dynamic and include hands-on science content.

Bath Charter Township seeks an individual to join and support the Planning Division as a planning assistant. The planning assistant will provide general office and artistic support to the Planning Division by working with the planning director to creatively design and illustrate reports and other publications; to develop renderings, mockups, and/or presentations from concept to production; and to assist with the day-to-day office work with the Planning Division.

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

Enter Delta Township District Library's 2019 Summer Youth Art Show! Kids and teens, ages 6-18, are welcome to submit a piece of art from June 10 through July 8. Artwork may include paintings, drawings, graphics, sculpture, pottery and mixed media. All entries will be displayed in the library's Elmwood Room and display cases from July 11 through Aug. 8

The Allen Neighborhood Farmers Market is currently seeking featured artists for their summer market days. In much the same way they have featured local musicians and dancers at the market for years, they would like to provide exposure for local visual artists (painters, photographers, potters, glass artists, jewelers, textile artists) and increase art appreciation and awareness among their patrons.

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.

Featured Creative Opportunity

Swartz Creek Art 
in the Park: 
Call for Artists

The Swartz Creek Area Art Guild proudly presents Art in the Park 2019 Art Festival -- an event promoting the awareness of, and encouragement for all to partake in, the wonderful world of art.

The Art in the Park Fine Arts Festival will take place August 24. This festival invites artists to apply for a booth to display and sell their artwork. This is a juried call for artists.

The general criteria for acceptance are that the artwork must be the applicant's original design, be created by the applicant and have artistic merit. Each chosen artist will be allotted a 12' x 12' booth space. All artwork displayed at the show must be consistent with images submitted to be juried.

Early applications due July 10 with late applications accepted until Aug. 23.

Please 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.