Artist eNews from the Montana Arts Council: 5/25/2016

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General Interest | Professional Development

Calls for Visual Artists | Calls for Performing Artists | Calls for Writers

Job Opportunities | Food for Thought

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We are visiting the hi-line!

The Montana Arts Council staff will host an Arts Conversation in four communities on the Hi-Line in June. Come and join Executive Director Arni Fishbaugh, Grants and Database Director Kristin Han Burgoyne, Business Development Specialist Cinda Holt and Montana Artrepreneur Program Director Sheri Jarvis. A brief presentation on the state of the arts in Montana will take place and then plenty of time will be made available for Q&As and conversations… with those in attendance. We hope to see you there!

Havre
Friday, June 10
5:15 – 7:15 p.m. Arts Conversation
7:15 – 8:15 p.m. Montana Artrepreneur Program Conversation
Havre Inn & Suites
Banquet Room
1425 Highway 2 NW

Glasgow
Monday, June 13
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Arts Conversation
Cottonwood Inn
Banquet Room
54250 US Highway 2

Malta
Monday, June 13
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Arts Conversation
Malta Business Center
46 S. 1st St E

Fort Belknap
Tuesday, June 14
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Arts Conversation
Ekib-Tsah-Ah-Tsik Cultural Center
Aaniiih Nakoda College, Fort Belknap
269 Blackfeet Avenue

Trout Congress Juried Exhibit

The Emerson is partnering with the International Trout Congress to curate two exhibits in the Emerson’s Lobby and Weaver Room Galleries this fall. This exhibit is in correlation with the Trout Congress’ first ever meeting in Bozeman from October 2 – 6th, 2016. The goal of this gathering is to explore and celebrate the intersections of trout with the arts, literature, education, socio-economics, science and conservation. To accomplish this they will bring together a diverse international community of people who are passionate about trout and trout conservation worldwide. Your participation as an artist in this exhibit will be essential to realize this goal. The deadline for submissions is July 25, 2016.

Montana Open Land Month, July 2016

Do you love Montana?

Does your art celebrate this incredible landscape, and the people who work and play here?

Montana Open Land Month is a celebration of Montana’s outdoor heritage, a chance to honor the open lands so vital to our way of life and economy. People across Montana will celebrate during July 2016 in many ways – through social media, at events, and by sharing art/photos/writing/music.

Deadline: The first 16-20 artists to submit will be featured/promoted when the gallery goes live in May. Artwork submitted after that date through July will be rotated in, growing this important testament to the inspiration provided by Montana’s diverse open lands.

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Creating a Marketing Strategy with Dread Scott

Led by artist Dread Scott, this 90-minute webinar covers all aspects of marketing your work, including defining your goals; developing effective tools, tactics, and messaging; and identifying, engaging, and building your audience and support community.

Date: June 30, 2016

Grantwriting for Artists with Tracie Holder

his 90-minute webinar covers all aspects of grantwriting for artists working in all disciplines with the goal of giving you confidence and a clear road map when applying for grants.

Date: July 14, 2016

Grant Station: Live Webinars

Creative Capital Webinars

All webinars are interactive and allow time for participants to ask questions. Interested but can’t attend? All registered participants will receive access to a recording of that webinar.

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Featured Artist on Artsy Shark

Artsy Shark needs 48 artists to feature and promote in the coming months. If you have never been individually featured on Artsy Shark, you are invited to submit an application for consideration.
Deadline: May 26, 2016.

Dave Bown Projects
12th Semiannual Competition with $10,000 in cash prizes. In addition to the cash prizes; Dave Bown Projects will be buying works of art from artists as submissions are received.

Abstract Expressionism

Linus Galleries is currently accepting submissions for their Abstract Expressionism show. Artists of all mediums are encouraged to apply and share what defines their artistic approach to this genre and how it functions to them. Deadline: June 3, 2016

Animals in Art – Our Partners on the Planet

The Smithtown Township Arts Council seeks work that celebrates artists’ explorations of animals. The juried exhibition is scheduled to take place between July 30 and August 24, 2016. Work will be displayed at the Mills Pond Gallery. A total of $1,750 will be awarded.

Deadline: June 3, 2016

Sweet Spot

Treat Gallery is seeking work for their second annual juried pop-up show, located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. In addition, the exhibition will be beneficial towards Stomp Out Bullying, an anti-bullying organization. Artists of all media are invited to submit work that showcases what their particular ‘sweet spot’ is and are encouraged to share their humor.

Deadline: June 11, 2016

TREES 2016

The NYC4PA is seeking photographic works that showcase how trees are experienced. This is open to artists interpretation. Trae Scott will serve as the featured Juror. Six awards/recognitions will be given out as cash prizes. In addition, the grand prize winner will have their photograph featured on the NYC4PA webpage.

Deadline: June 19, 2016

Art Comes Alive
Annual fine art contest and exhibit that awards artists working in North America, in a variety of categories, proudly sponsored by ADC, Art Design Consultants, Inc.
Deadline: June 12, 2016

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Do you have any calls for Performing Artists? Share them with us by emailing mac!
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LCNPF

The 3rd Last Chance New Play Fest will be November 4-13, 2016. The centerpiece production of the November festival will a 10-minute play competition. All Montana playwrights are invited to submit. Deadline for submission is August 1, 2016. Submit to experimental.theatre.coop.

Free list of writing contests, writers conferences, calls for submissions, anthology listings and more!

Poets and Writers

Grants and Awards database lists writing contests with upcoming deadlines.

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Video Producer and Media Coordinator

You’ll lead the planning and capturing of video to be shown across Americans for the Arts’ various channels including its YouTube channel and website. You’ll work on pre-production and story boarding concepts, on location to shoot video at events, and on the post-production editing process to prepare the final product for sharing online.

Leadership Alliances Coordinator

The Coordinator should possess strong project management skills as well as have experience in event planning, donor relations and prospect research. The Coordinator should be an organized self-starter with a keen alertness to detail, and the ability to work on multiple large scale programs simultaneously. The Leadership Alliances Coordinator reports to the Director of Leadership Alliances and also works closely with the Vice President of Leadership Alliances.

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What’s Going Right with Your Art Business?

"Whenever I do an artist website review, or start working with a new consulting client, I gather information from them and take a look at their background, their story and their online presence. Immediately things leap out at me, because I’m sensitized to looking for certain elements of how the artist is presenting and communicating with their audience. And I find that I naturally look for what they are doing well."

Health Insurance is Still a Work-in-Progress for Artists and Performers

The Affordable Care Act, known widely as "Obamacare," has changed the health insurance landscape for artists, largely for the better. For example, in 2013 Marcie and Russell, freelance writers and artists with an 8-year-old son, had health insurance, but it wasn’t a very good policy. They were paying over $500/month for health insurance with a very high ($3,500) deductible. In December 2015, they found out they were eligible for a new program in New York called the Essential Plan. The family now pays $49/mo, for very comprehensive coverage without deductibles.

What Artists Actually Need is an Economy that Works for Everyone

In the years since Investing in Creativity, the Urban Institute’s 2003 report on the support structure for U.S. artists, a lot of things of have changed, many of them for the better. More than ever before, through nonprofits (including the one where I work, Springboard for the Arts) and education institutions, artists have access to programs that teach entrepreneurship and business skills.

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Montana Arts Council | (406) 444-6430 | mac | art.mt.gov

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Artist eNews from the Montana Arts Council: 5/25/2016

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General Interest | Professional Development | Calls for Art

Job Opportunities | Food for Thought

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We are visiting the hi-line!

The Montana Arts Council staff will host an Arts Conversation in four communities on the Hi-Line in June. Come and join Executive Director Arni Fishbaugh, Grants and Database Director Kristin Han Burgoyne, Business Development Specialist Cinda Holt and Montana Artrepreneur Program Director Sheri Jarvis. A brief presentation on the state of the arts in Montana will take place and then plenty of time will be made available for Q&As and conversations… with those in attendance. We hope to see you there!

Havre
Friday, June 10
5:15 – 7:15 p.m. Arts Conversation
7:15 – 8:15 p.m. Montana Artrepreneur Program Conversation
Havre Inn & Suites
Banquet Room
1425 Highway 2 NW

Glasgow
Monday, June 13
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Arts Conversation
Cottonwood Inn
Banquet Room
54250 US Highway 2

Malta
Monday, June 13
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Arts Conversation
Malta Business Center
46 S. 1st St E

Fort Belknap
Tuesday, June 14
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Arts Conversation
Ekib-Tsah-Ah-Tsik Cultural Center
Aaniiih Nakoda College, Fort Belknap
269 Blackfeet Avenue

Trout Congress Juried Exhibit

The Emerson is partnering with the International Trout Congress to curate two exhibits in the Emerson’s Lobby and Weaver Room Galleries this fall. This exhibit is in correlation with the Trout Congress’ first ever meeting in Bozeman from October 2 – 6th, 2016. The goal of this gathering is to explore and celebrate the intersections of trout with the arts, literature, education, socio-economics, science and conservation. To accomplish this they will bring together a diverse international community of people who are passionate about trout and trout conservation worldwide. Your participation as an artist in this exhibit will be essential to realize this goal.

Deadline: July 25, 2016

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Creating a Marketing Strategy with Dread Scott

Led by artist Dread Scott, this 90-minute webinar covers all aspects of marketing your work, including defining your goals; developing effective tools, tactics, and messaging; and identifying, engaging, and building your audience and support community.

Date: June 30, 2016

Effective Negotiation for Artists with Kirby Tepper

Longtime Creative Capital consultant Kirby Tepper pulls from his own experience in the entertainment world to help you recognize and overcome the obstacles preventing you from being a great negotiator.

Date: July 18, 2016

Grant Station: Live Webinars

Creative Capital Webinars

All webinars are interactive and allow time for participants to ask questions. Interested but can’t attend? All registered participants will receive access to a recording of that webinar.

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Texas Tech University

The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create a mural to be placed on the wall near the entrance to the newly remodeled Industrial Engineering building, opening in January 2017. Public art needs to take up a large part of the wall shown in the attachments.

Deadline: June 22, 2016

Parking Plaza Lobby Stair at San Diego International Airport
Artists and artist teams are invited to submit qualifications for the Parking Plaza Lobby Stair Public Art Opportunity. The new parking plaza is expected to be a 3-story building of approximately 1,000,000 square feet with 3,000 parking spaces. The Parking Plaza is anticipated to be a post-tensioned concrete structure and will be located on the current footprint of the Terminal 2 West parking lot.
Deadline: June 2, 2016

Development of the Chicago Public Art Plan
The intent of the Public Art Plan is to provide a strategy that will guide and support the City’s public art practice, planning, policy and conservation and serve as a resource for other municipalities, planners, administrators and stakeholders concerned with public art.
Deadline: June 6, 2016

Riverstone Public Art
The City of Coeur d’Alene Arts Commission invites artists/artist teams to submit qualifications for public art in Riverstone, a 160-acre, mixed use, master planned community including retail office and residential living, paved trails, 10-acre pond and fountain, children’s playground, restaurants, shopping and a cinema complex located in Coeur d’Alene, a world-class resort city.
Deadline: July 10, 2016

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Leadership Alliances Coordinator

The Coordinator should possess strong project management skills as well as have experience in event planning, donor relations and prospect research. The Coordinator should be an organized self-starter with a keen alertness to detail, and the ability to work on multiple large scale programs simultaneously. The Leadership Alliances Coordinator reports to the Director of Leadership Alliances and also works closely with the Vice President of Leadership Alliances.

The Lensic Performing Arts Center Executive Director

The mission of the Lensic Performing Arts Center (The Lensic) is to enrich lives by bringing diverse art and people together in the historic Lensic Theater, a cornerstone of downtown Santa Fe since 1931.

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How Artists and Environmental Activists Both Do Better Together

"Art has long been a catalyst for social change, from the anti-war efforts of the Dadists during World War I to the music of Nina Simone during the 1960’s civil rights movement. Today, cause-related groups are exploring using culture to broaden their reach and impact beyond what is possible with conventional advocacy methods."

Health Insurance is Still a Work-in-Progress for Artists and Performers

The Affordable Care Act, known widely as "Obamacare," has changed the health insurance landscape for artists, largely for the better. For example, in 2013 Marcie and Russell, freelance writers and artists with an 8-year-old son, had health insurance, but it wasn’t a very good policy. They were paying over $500/month for health insurance with a very high ($3,500) deductible. In December 2015, they found out they were eligible for a new program in New York called the Essential Plan. The family now pays $49/mo, for very comprehensive coverage without deductibles.

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Items included in our eNews are not endorsements and readers are encouraged to decide for themselves whether the information is useful to them.

Montana Arts Council | (406) 444-6430 | mac | art.mt.gov

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Public Artist eNews from the Montana Arts Council: 5/27/2016

Arts Orgs eNews from the Montana Arts Council: 5/25/2016

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Office on the Road | Grants
Online Learning | Jobs | Reading
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Office on the Road

The Montana Arts Council staff is hitting the road! Come join us for Arts Conversations in these communities in northeast Montana June 10-14!

Havre

5:15-7:15 p.m. Friday, June 10

Havre Inn Suites Banquet Room (Best Western,) 1425 Highway 2 West

Glasgow

9-11 a.m. Monday, June 13

Cottonwood Inn Banquet Room, 451st Ave. Northeast

Malta

7-9 p.m. Monday, June 13

Malta Business Center, 46 S. 1st St. E.

Fort Belknap

7-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 14

Ekib-tsah-ah-tsik (Sitting High) Cultural Center, Aaniiih Nakoda College (formerly Fort Belknap College)

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Deadline: June 8, 2016

National Endowment for the Humanities | Digital Projects for the Public
Digital Projects for the Public grants support projects that significantly contribute to the public’s engagement with the humanities. Digital platforms-such as websites, mobile applications and tours, interactive touch screens and kiosks, games, and virtual environments-can reach diverse audiences and bring the humanities to life for the American people. The program offers three levels of support for digital projects: grants for Discovery projects (early-stage planning work), Prototyping projects (proof-of-concept development work), and Production projects (end-stage production and distribution work). While projects can take many forms, shapes, and sizes, your request should be for an exclusively digital project or for a digital component of a larger project.

Deadline: September 12, 2016

Our Town | NEA Announces Guidelines for 2017 Creative Placemaking Grants

The Our Town grant program supports creative placemaking projects that help to transform communities into lively, beautiful, and resilient places with the arts at their core. Creative placemaking is when artists, arts organizations, and community development practitioners deliberately integrate arts and culture into community revitalization work – placing arts at the table with land-use, transportation, economic development, education, housing, infrastructure, and public safety strategies. This funding supports local efforts to enhance quality of life and opportunity for existing residents, increase creative activity, and create a distinct sense of place.

Through Our Town, subject to the availability of funding, the National Endowment for the Arts will provide a limited number of grants for creative placemaking. Our Town requires partnerships between arts organizations and government, other nonprofit organizations, and private entities to achieve livability goals for communities.

Our Town offers support for projects in two areas:

  • Arts Engagement, Cultural Planning, and Design Projects. These projects represent the distinct character and quality of their communities. These projects require a partnership between a nonprofit organization and a local government entity, with one of the partners being a cultural organization. Matching grants range from $25,000 to $200,000.
  • Projects that Build Knowledge About Creative Placemaking. These projects are available to arts and design service organizations, and industry, policy, or university organizations that provide technical assistance to those doing place-based work. Matching grants range from $25,000 to $100,000.

Deadline: Varies

Princess Grace Awards for Performing Arts
The Princess Grace Foundation-USA is currently accepting nominees for emerging talented artists in dance, theater, choreography, film, and playwriting. The Princess Grace Awards provide scholarships, fellowships, and apprenticeships to winners to encourage professional development in their respective field. Nominations must be submitted by a registered nonprofit organization, school department chair, or company artistic director (with the exception of playwrights, who can self-nominate).

Deadline: Preliminary applications due June 1, 2016; invited full proposals deadline July 15, 2016.

Support for Art Education Programs for Seniors
Aroha Philanthropies: Seeding Artful Aging
Seeding Artful Aging, a national initiative offered by Aroha Philanthropies, is designed to support the development and expansion of successful artful aging programs, document their effectiveness, and share that information broadly. Artful aging programs inspire older adults to make and share the arts in ways that are novel and socially engaging. Aroha will provide grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to up to 15 nonprofit organizations for new artful aging programs or program expansions. Selection of organizations will balance urban and rural communities, small and large organizations, culturally specific communities, and geographic locations across the United States. Applicants must have at least one full-time employee and an organizational budget of $150,000. Preliminary applications are due June 1, 2016; invited full proposals must be submitted by July 15, 2016. Visit the Seeding Artful Aging website to learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.

Visual Arts Grants

Robert Lehman Foundation

Location: New York, NY

Dates: Ongoing

The Robert Lehman Foundation is accepting applications from cultural organizations with ideas for projects aimed towards enhancing the part that visual arts plays within cultures. Proposals may be for projects ranging from museum exhibitions to scholarly publications and more.

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From Adler University: Grants: How to Get Them and What to Do Next

When money is tight or when experiencing a budget gap, or when launching a new program area or expanding an organization’s audience base, we often think "Why not get a grant?" This webinar, presented by Judi Margolin, explores the ins and outs of grantseeking, providing some very specific advice about how to be successful at securing outside funding from both foundations and corporations. Topics covered include the various types of grants, which kinds of grants in which dollar amounts work best for different types of funders, types of grant support, alternatives to cash grants, and how to determine where grants fit in your overall funding scheme. What to do when you actually receive a grant to ensure you are well positioned for the next grant is also addressed. The presentation will be held Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 2pm EDT. Visit the link above to register.

From Adler University: How Do We Measure That? Program Evaluation Methods to Show Your True Effects (New)

Surveys, focus groups, and comparison groups, oh my! So many methods, not enough time. In this interactive webinar, you’ll learn how to choose the right program evaluation methods for your specific situation, so you can get results you can use to improve your program. Did we achieve the results we expected? What effect did we have, including any unexpected effects? What would help to strengthen our program? Using real-world evaluation examples, Bernadette and Ladel will discuss a broad range of evaluation methods that can help answer these questions. This webinar will serve as a guide for beginner and intermediate audiences and as an opportunity to discuss sometimes overlooked methodological issues and new developments for the advanced audience. You’ll receive worksheets to help you plan a strong evaluation for your next grant project. The webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 2pm EDT. Visit the link above to register.

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Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center is seeking applications for the following positions:

Collections Registrar
Camp Instructor

Camp Instructional Assistants

The Ketchikan Area Arts & Humanities Council Seeks an Arts Education and Program Coordinator

The AEPC is a full-time position reporting to the Executive Director, with occasional evening and weekend hours. The AEPC is responsible for managing the educational programming of KAAHC and assists in producing all programming of KAAHC. Download complete job description and application instructions here.

Alutiiq Museum is seeking applicants for a Project Manager to assist with cultural education projects, coordinate language programs, track and implement select grant funded initiatives, and lead the museum’s volunteers. We are also hiring a Collections and Exhibit Specialist. This person will help to care for object in the museum, and plan and build exhibits. Both positions are full time and benefited.

To apply for either position, please submit a letter of interest, a resume, and a copy of the Alutiiq Museum’s employment application to the Director of Operations Russell Armand in person or via email (russell). You may also apply through the State of Alaska’s ALEXsys system. The applications process will be open till the positions are filled.

Marketing Director

Flagstaff Arts Council

Location: Flagstaff, AZ

Deadline: June 8, 2016

Flagstaff Arts Council is looking to hire a Marketing Director to oversee grant funding opportunities, and special events, in addition to promoting exhibitions, First Friday ArtWalk, workshops, and concerts. Other responsibilities include development of donor appeal campaigns and special initiatives.

Director of Communications

ArtPlace America

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Deadline: Open Until Filled

ArtPlace America is seeking to hire a Director of Communications. Responsibilities will include handling the organization’s website, social media outlets, and blog, traveling for public appearances, sharing stories about the programs and collaborating organizations, and etc. All responsibilities include developing the overall communications plan for ArtPlace America.

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From consultant Joan Garry: A large and engaged email list is vital to every nonprofit. But how do you grow your list? Here’s one really good idea:
An Easy Way to Build Your Email List

From Board Source:

Don’t be afraid to confront challenges

Leaders can be honest about what’s at stake, writes Dan Rockwell. Recognize and acknowledge the problems your team faces, then find ways to move forward regardless. "Worry more about the next play and less about winning," Rockwell writes.

Leadership Freak blog

3 Boston arts groups update programming to draw younger crowds

The Boston Symphony Orchestra, the American Repertory Theater and the Huntington Theatre Company have successfully updated their programming to attract younger audience members, say observers. Across the country, orchestras are struggling with declining subscriptions due to a lack of interest from younger generations. "These groups are programming and marketing and packaging themselves in response, and so they can reach younger, more diverse audiences," said ArtsBoston Executive Director Catherine Peterson.

Same rules apply to nonprofit, for-profit marketing

Nonprofit leaders should be mindful of the same rules that for-profit marketers follow, writes Pencils of Promise Board Member Gary Vaynerchuk. For example, nonprofits should regularly provide value to their audiences, rather than constantly making an ask. They can also benefit from using videos and infographics to show how their organization makes a difference.

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Dear Kristin,

Below you will also find links to opportunities, resources, advocacy, research and articles of interest to arts educators and advocates. Click on anything underlined and it will take you to the link.

Don’t forget you can also follow the Big Sky Arts Education blog here and get daily news and information about arts learning from my Twitter feed @BigSkyArtsEd

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OPI-neaOPI awarded NEA grant for Montana Teacher Leaders in the Arts

The Montana Office of Public Instruction, in partnership with the Montana Arts Council, was recently awarded a grant of $30,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the Montana Teacher Leaders in the Arts program. Funding will support the activities of the 2016-2017 cohort of Teacher Leader in the Arts candidates, a group of 18 educators from across the state who are training to become coaches, mentors and advocates for arts learning in Montana’s K-12 public schools. The cohort will begin their work this summer with a 9-day intensive arts learning institute at Salish Kootenai College in Pablo. Read the Superintendent’s announcement here.

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POL_champCongrats to Montana’s Poetry Out Loud National Finalist

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Montana’s 2016 Poetry Out Loud State Champion Savannah Smith from Helena High School recently traveled to Washington DC to compete in the National Finals May 3-4. Savannah made it to the finals round, one of only nine state champs out of 53 total to compete for the national title. As a finalist, Savannah earned $1000 scholarship and $500 for Helena High School’s library towards the purchase of poetry books. The ultimate winner was Ahkei Togun of Virginia. Congratulations to Savannah for her excellent showing, and to Jonna Schwartz, Margaret Belisle, and Mark Gibbons, who coached and prepared Savannah for her National Finals experience. She did the Big Sky proud! Click here for more information.

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FundingOpportunities

Opportunities

Humanities Montana Program for Teachers

They have a snazzy new website, and it highlights the great opportunities they offer Montana teachers, including their FREE Speakers in the Schools series. And grant money!

Crayola Accepting Applications for Creative Leadership Grants 2016

An opportunity for elementary schools to receive grants of up to $2500 in Crayola products for their school. Deadline is June 20, 2016

Arts Education Partnership Forum to be held in Denver October 5-7

Denver is not so far away. The AEP Forum is a terrific opportunity to learn about exemplary arts education programs and hear from arts ed policy experts from around the country. They are currently taking proposals for concurrent sessions, and conference registration information will be out later this summer.

NAEA National Convention Call for Presentations

The 2017 National Art Education Association (NAEA) National Convention will be held March 2-4, 2017 in New York City at the Hilton New York and Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers. The NAEA has announced a call for diverse proposals from members that inform and inspire art educators to challenge assumptions and-through the cross pollination of ideas-to see their critical work through the prism of change. Presentation proposals must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. EST, Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

National Coalition for Core Arts Standards Seeking Adjudicators for Benchmarking of High School Student Work

Some of our Montana high school music, drama, dance and visual art teachers may be interested in this leadership opportunity.

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InterestingOf Interest for Arts Educators

10 Challenges to Providing More Arts Education

An Oregon survey asked organizations to respond to the question "What are the greatest challenges to offering more arts education as part of your programming?"

Hamilton tickets for students and wisdom from its creator

The Broadway sensation Hamilton is a game-changer not just for musical theatre, but also for arts education. The producers are offering matinees to student groups for $10 per ticket in NYC and on the upcoming national tour, offering students the opportunity to learn American history through hip hop and rap music.

Schools form a circus of trust

The Circus in the Schools program serves nearly 300 students in five low-income schools in the Portland district one or two days a week. And the project focuses on each school’s specific goals-such as reducing bullying or helping foster students deal with new family situations.

Engineering 101, with Acting Lessons and a Touch of Drama

The Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts helps teach science, engineering, technology and math to young children.

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On the Path to Title I

The new Every Student Succeeds Act allows for expanded opportunities to use Title I funds towards arts education. This blog talks about California’s efforts to educate schools and the public about opportunities in this area.

Items included in our eNews are not endorsements and readers are encouraged to decide for themselves whether the information is useful to them.
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Public Artists: from MAC May 13, 2016

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ConferencesGeneral Interest

New Executive Director Tracy Johnson at the Hockaday Museum of Art

The Hockaday Museum of Art’s Board of Directors is pelased to announce that Tracy Johnson has accepted the position of Executive Director and will begin her official duties on May 3, 2016. Harry Wilson, Hockaday Board President, says "Tracy, with her strong museum experience, education, and drive, will continue to raise the profile of the Hockaday as an expanding regional museum and ensure community of programming for the Museum’s members, artists, and guests."

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Montana Open Land Month, July 2016

Do you love Montana?

Does your art celebrate this incredible landscape, and the people who work and play here?

Montana Open Land Month is a celebration of Montana’s outdoor heritage, a chance to honor the open lands so vital to our way of life and economy. People across Montana will celebrate during July 2016 in many ways – through social media, at events, and by sharing art/photos/writing/music.

Deadline: The first 16-20 artists to submit will be featured/promoted when the gallery goes live in May. Artwork submitted after that date through July will be rotated in, growing this important testament to the inspiration provided by Montana’s diverse open lands.

Click here for more information.

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WebinarsProfessional Development

Grant Station: Live Webinars

CREATIVE CAPITAL WEBINARS are $25 each. All webinars are interactive and allow time for participants to ask questions. Interested but can’t attend? All registered participants will receive access to a recording of that webinar. Webinars available here.

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Get that Commission: Lynn Basa On Going Public

"Get to know your community. By getting out there they can see that artists are not exotic, but rather contributing members to the community with shared concerns."

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Artists turn Montana ranch into vast open-air sculpture and music centre

Tippet Rise Art Center is due to open in the Beartooth Mountains in June

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Let’s Collaborate Towards the Future of Rural Places

Last month, Art of the Rural and the Rural Policy Research Institute launched the Next Generation digital Learning Commons, designed to inspire deeper collaboration and learning exchange around the nation. The site addresses two of the major challenges facing rural practitioners – geographic distance and access to information and networks – and establishes a digital intermediary through which deeper collaboration can develop within and beyond Next Generation. Read more here.

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resourcesResources

ART CALLS:

Golden Paints for technical and archival information

The National Arts Program

Art Daily

The International Sculpture Center (ISC)

Art Public

Free Version of Art Opportunities Monthly

Creative Exchange Powered by a Springboard for the Arts

Americans for the Arts Tools and resources for artists who are working or are interested in working in the public art field.

Americans for the Arts For more general information on being a working artists, such as insurance and advocacy.

Just Paint | Golden Artist Colors, Inc. | A Key to Understanding Lightfastness Readings

Artforum

Estimating Square Foot Coverage for Products

GAC 400: Fabric and Paper Stiffener

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The Lensic Performing Arts Center Executive Director

The mission of the Lensic Performing Arts Center (The Lensic) is to enrich lives by bringing diverse art and people together in the historic Lensic Theater, a cornerstone of downtown Santa Fe since 1931.

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Nakoma Sky

La Posada is in the planning and preliminary design stages of an innovative senior community on 80 acres in Oro Valley, Arizona. The name chosen is Nakoma Sky – a name borrowed from Native American culture meaning "I do as I promise." The project’s location is within the property off North Oracle Road at the corner of East Naranja Road and North 1st Avenue.
Deadline: May 26, 2016

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Texas Tech University

The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed on the grounds of the Jones AT&T Sports Performance Center, opening in August 2017. Public art will be placed in front of the building as a beacon to the center.

Deadline: June 7, 2016

Click here for more information.

Seattle Public Utilities

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) invites artists to submit images of available two-dimensional artwork that is a visual exploration of the meaning of water and its relationship to our lives for a competitive direct purchase for SPU’s Portable Works Collection.

Deadline: June 7, 2016

Click here for more information.

Memphis UrbanArt Commission

Two of the projects are open to artists in the Memphis-metropolitan area, and the other two are open to all artists in the United States. Projects include a mural, sculptures and other public art pieces. Selection criteria will include previous experience with the design of exterior sculpture projects.

Click here to view all four RFQs.

Kinston Smart Initiative

SmART Kinston is the recipient of a SmART Initiative grant from the North Carolina Arts Council (NCAC). The NCAC SmART Initiative demonstrates how arts driven economic development transforms communities. SmART Kinston, in collaboration with the NCAC, is seeking an artist or artist-led team to develop an artscape vision plan for downtown Kinston.

Deadline: May 27, 2016

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Request for Qualifications: Mural Artists

The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture, in partnership with Fry’s Food Stores, a division of the Kroger Company, will commission two professional artists to create indoor murals for new Fry’s grocery stores in Phoenix and Litchfield Park, Arizona.

Deadline: May 16, 2016

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Public Art Master Plan

Roswell Arts Fund, on behalf of the City of Roswell, Georgia is seeking proposals from qualified Firms, Consultants or Consultant Teams with specific experience in public art master planning for the purpose of developing a Public Art Master Plan for the City of Roswell, Georgia. The selected consultant will work in conjunction with the Roswell Arts Fund, key City Staff and Leaders, and community stakeholders to create a strategic and inclusive approach to planning for public art. The Plan should identify priorities for public art in alignment with City planning and design.

Deadline: June 24, 2016

Click here for more information.

Opportunities for public artists.

Art deadlines list.

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AwardsAwards

Deadline May 13

Every two years, outstanding Montanans are recognized at the Governor’s Humanities Awards. Nominations for the awards are due May 13. Information on how to nominate a talented and dedicated humanist for this prestigious award is available here.

Our next celebration will take place Thursday, January 26, 2017 in the Capitol Rotunda, followed by an awards banquet at the Helena Radisson Hotel.

Deadline May 15

If you, or someone you know, is creating great craft and is under the age of 30, don’t miss this exceptional opportunity for recognition. Deadline May 15. Nominations are free and very easy! Go to americancraftweek.com or click here for all the info and the official form.

Thirty great young craftspeople will be honored with a special American Craft Week website, and featured in the October 2016 issue of Handmade Business. Thousands of collectors, galleries, museums and craft lovers are looking for craft’s Rising Stars, and this is a unique opportunity to shine in a bright national spotlight.

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Sundance Announces Environmental Film Initiative Supported by Rauschenberg Foundation, Others

Sundance Institute has announced a new initiative for films and emerging media projects exploring stories related to the environment, conservation and climate change. These grants to support new projects are led by founding support from the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and include additional support from the Rockefeller Foundation, the Kendeda Fund, Discovery Channel, Code Blue Foundation and the Joy Family Foundation.

From Kevin Ritchie, writing for Real Screen:

The cross-disciplinary program includes grants for projects in all stages of development, production and post-production, meetings with experts, scientists and thought leaders in the field, as well as strategy sessions and workshops on social impact campaign design.

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GrantsGrants

Deadline August 20

Humanities Montana’s next grant application deadline is August 20, 2016 for regular (over $1,000) and Film and Digital Media grants. Grant decisions will be made by October 31

Please note that Opportunity Grants are suspended until October 1, 2016, for programs beginning November 1 or later.

Much more information on Humanities Montana and its many programs and services is available on our website.

Deadline October 5

The National Endowment for the Humanities has just announced a new grant line, Humanities Connections, to support creation of interlinked humanities courses at two- and four-year colleges. Grant applications for requests up to $100,000 should be submitted by October 5.

Applicants are encouraged to consult with NEH staff as they plan their projects by contacting NEH at humanitiesconnections or (202) 606-8500.

Deadline June 1

National Trust for Historic Preservation
National Trust Preservation Fund-June 1 deadline. Offers seed money for planning and education projects across the country.

SavingPlaces.org

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WorkshopsWorkshops

From Montana Nonprofit Association

Fund Development: Mission-Driven Fundraising

As a nonprofit, we understand the challenges to getting sufficient funding to meet your mission. Effective communications and board involvement are essential to any nonprofit fundraising strategy. This workshop focuses on ways to create a fund development plan and helps you design strategies to diversify and maximize your revenues. We’ll also cover fundraising ethics, maintaining public trust, and cultivating donor relationships. Bring your board president and learn together to maximize your investment in training.
Dillon, 5/19/16, UM Western Campus
Missoula, 5/20/16, MCT Center for Performing Arts

Learn more and register.

Getting to What Matters
Workshops with Steve Patty

How can you lead your organization to pay attention to what matters most? How do you make decisions based on evidence instead of anecdotes? How do you help others see the true value of your impact?
Join us for a day-long training with Steve Patty on evaluation, communicating impact, and creating a culture of intention. Steve Patty, Ph.D., is one of the nation’s emerging experts on evaluation and measuring impact. A favorite from the 2015 MNA Conference in Billings, we are pleased to bring Steve back for a workshop tour across western Montana.
Helena: Monday, June 6, Radisson Colonial Hotel
Great Falls: Tuesday, June 7, C.M. Russell Museum
Kalispell: Wednesday, June 8, Museum at Central School

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Online_learnOnline Learning

From Montana Nonprofit Association

Writing Federal Grants

The federal government is increasingly interested in funding the important work done by community and faith-based groups throughout the country. Every year the government releases millions of dollars to help nonprofit organizations serve their communities. During this webinar, Alice Ruhnke will talk about how to identify federal grant opportunities, and she’ll outline the major elements of grant applications required by most federal agencies. Resources to help your organization through the government grantseeking process will also be discussed. This presentation will be held Wednesday, May 18, 2016 and is for intermediate participants.

Learn more and register.

How Do We Measure That? Program Evaluation Methods to Show Your True Effects (New)

Surveys, focus groups, and comparison groups, oh my! So many methods, not enough time. In this interactive webinar, you’ll learn how to choose the right program evaluation methods for your specific situation, so you can get results you can use to improve your program.

  • Did we achieve the results we expected?
  • What effect did we have, including any unexpected effects?
  • What would help to strengthen our program?

Using real-world evaluation examples, Bernadette and Ladel will discuss a broad range of evaluation methods that can help answer these questions. This webinar will serve as a guide for beginner and intermediate audiences and as an opportunity to discuss sometimes overlooked methodological issues and new developments for the advanced audience. You’ll receive worksheets to help you plan a strong evaluation for your next grant project. The webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.

Learn more and register.

For a complete list of upcoming Online Education Trainings, click here.

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Surdna Releases New Report on Worker Ownership: A New Front in the Fight against Inequality

The Surdna Foundation recently announced the publication of "Ours to Share," a new report that examines worker-owned firms and analyzes their potential to create a productive, stable and equitable economy as compared with traditionally-structured firms.

Take this survey by May 11

2016 Montana Wage and Benefit Survey

Are your organization’s salaries competitive? Does your Board know what to pay the new Executive Director? MNA is once again partnering with Columbia Books to provide free or discounted current wage and benefit data to Montana’s nonprofit employers.

The Nonprofit Wage and Benefit Survey Report is one of MNA’s most requested products. Your participation is the key to an excellent publication.

MNA members who participate receive the report results for free ($150 value). Nonmembers who participate or nonparticipating members receive a 50% discount.

What will the final report include?

  • Data to analyze your nonprofit’s salary structure.
  • Specific market salary information for over 100 positions.
  • Easy-to-read charts for median salaries, average salaries, and more.
  • Salary differences by region, budget, and staff size.
  • An enhanced benefits section.

To receive a free or discounted copy of the report, you must register and complete the survey by May 11. The results will be available in late summer.
Learn more and register here.

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ConferencesGeneral Interest

CODA Awards

The megaphone for the CODAawards has grown far beyond the reach of the CODAworx network. This year, we are partnering with 14 amazing organizations which are all passionate about design + art projects. So passionate, that each of the 14 CODAawards partners have pledged to promote the final CODAawards winners, giving you a greater international exposure than ever.

Click here to enter.

2016 Doris Duke Artist Awards

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) and Creative Capital are pleased to announce the recipients of the fifth annual Doris Duke Artist Awards. Appointed in recognition of their creative vitality and ongoing contributions to the fields of dance, jazz and theater, awardees will each receive $275,000 in flexible, multi-year funding as well as financial and legal counseling, professional development activities and peer-to-peer learning opportunities provided by Creative Capital, DDCF’s primary partner in the awards.

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New Executive Director Tracy Johnson at the Hockaday Museum

The Hockaday Museum of Art’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Tracy Johnson has accepted the position of Executive Director and will begin her official duties on May 3, 2016. Harry Wilson, Hockaday Board President, says "Tracy, with her strong museum experience, education, and drive, will continue to raise the profile of the Hockaday as an expanding regional museum and ensure continuity of programming for the Museum’s members, artists, and guests."

Read more >>

Montana Open Land Month, July 2016

Do you love Montana?

Does your art celebrate this incredible landscape, and the people who work and play here?

Montana Open Land Month is a celebration of Montana’s outdoor heritage, a chance to honor the open lands so vital to our way of life and economy. People across Montana will celebrate during July 2016 in many ways – through social media, at events, and by sharing art/photos/writing/music.

Deadline: The first 16-20 artists to submit will be featured/promoted when the gallery goes live in May. Artwork submitted after that date through July will be rotated in, growing this important testament to the inspiration provided by Montana’s diverse open lands.
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CREATIVZ is a conversation about how artists in the United States live and work and what they need to sustain and strengthen their careers. It’s part of a research project from the Center for Cultural Innovation and theNational Endowment for the Arts, with additional support from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the Surdna Foundation. Overall research and online strategy by Helicon. Online strategy and production by We Media.

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Artists turn Montana ranch into vast open-air sculpture and music centre

Tippet Rise Art Center is due to open in the Beartooth Mountains in June

Read more >>

Let’s Collaborate Towards the Future of Rural Places

Last month, Art of the Rural and the Rural Policy Research Institute launched the Next Generation digital Learning Commons, designed to inspire deeper collaboration and learning exchange around the nation. The site addresses two of the major challenges facing rural practitioners – geographic distance and access to information and networks – and establishes a digital intermediary through which deeper collaboration can develop within and beyond Next Generation.

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Rule Your Universe: Dread Scott on Marketing Your Work

"Most artists want to connect their art with some audience. Our art deserves us–a passionate advocate who can connect the art with this audience. That is our job."

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Keys to Building a Successful Art Business

Why do some artists seem to make it in business, while most others fall behind? It’s not about talent or ability, or desire.

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New Technologies for the Studio Artist

Are you using high tech to boost productivity and increase your options in the studio?

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WebinarsProfessional Development

A Day with Sue Tirrell

Sue Tirrell will discuss functional forms common of her work and how she relates her surface designs to these different shapes. Demonstrations will include the making of plates and her decoration process-from basic drawing to layering of underglazes to intricate sgraffito carving.

May 21, 10am

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Introducing Pattern and Design for Ceramic Surfaces

Sean O’Connell will introduce students to his process through demonstrations using the potter’s wheel and surface decoration techniques including: brush-work, wax and paper resist, Mishima (inlay), trailing, and carving. These demonstrations are intended to enable students to approach clay with a new perspective and confidence.

June 11, 10am-5pm

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Weekend Mold Making Intensive

This workshop is suitable for mold making beginners and to students needing a refresher in moldmaking techniques. In this intensive 2-day workshop, students will have the chance to learn and create basic molds out of plaster that can be used for slip casting or press molds.

June 25-26, 10am-5pm

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Grant Station: Live Webinars

CREATIVE CAPITAL WEBINARS are $25 each. All webinars are interactive and allow time for participants to ask questions. Interested but can’t attend? All registered participants will receive access to a recording of that webinar. Webinars available here.

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ResourcesResources

TECHNICAL INFORMATION ON PAINTS:

  • Golden Paints and their newsletter published by Golden Artist Colors, Inc.
  • Just Paint | Golden Artist Colors, Inc. | A Key to Understanding Lightfastness Readings

ART CALLS:

  • Arizona Arts Commission for Digital Media Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Performing Arts, Visual Arts and General Opportunities

LITERARY MAGAZINES AND RESOURCES:

THE NATIONAL ARTS PROGRAM at

ART DAILY at www.artdaily.org.

BORED PANDA at www.panda.com is full of the most unusual artistic ideas.

Art Opportunities Monthly

Montana Nonprofit Association

Poets & Writers

Will Kemp Art School

ArtForum

Estimating Square Foot Coverage for Products

GAC 400: Fabric and Paper Stiffener

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JobOpportunitiesJob Opportunities

Executive Director at the Lensic Performing Arts Center

The mission of the Lensic Performing Arts Center (The Lensic) is to enrich lives by bringing diverse art and people together in the historic Lensic Theater, a cornerstone of downtown Santa Fe since 1931.

Job Bank Americans for the Arts.

Musical America’s Worldwide Career Center

Find jobs in arts administration, performing and visual arts, and more. Post an anonymous resume, or create an alert to be notified of new vacancies.

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VisualCallsCalls for Visual Artists

41st Annual Virginia City Art Show

Artists working in all media are invited to submit entries for this juried show. The Art Show will take place in the Community Center Building and all along the Boardwalk on Wallace Street in Historic Virginia City, Montana. This very much alive ghost town is a remarkable well preserved Old West Victorian gold mining town just 90 miles west of Yellowstone National Park. The perfect setting for the annual Art Show.

Deadline: July 1, 2016

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Aesthetica Art Prize 2016

The Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 is currently open for entries, presenting an opportunity for emerging and established artists to showcase their work to new international audiences and further their engagement in the art world.

Deadline: August 31, 2016

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2017 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

Held in the idyllic mountain town of MIssoula, Montana, The Big Sky Documentary Film Festival is the premiere venue for non-fiction film in the American West. BSDFF is now seeking submissions of non-fiction films of all genres, subject matter and lengths for the next festival to be held February 17-26th 2017.

Earlybird Deadline: July 1, 2016

Deadline: September 2, 2016

Late Deadline: October 2, 2016

Click here for more information.

Festival of the Thread

The 3rd Annual 2016 "Festival of the Thread" is calling for original fiber, fabric, thread, yarn, mixed media textile works executed by the artist to be entered for a juried exhibition to be held September 2-4, 2016. Artists must be from Montana, Idaho and Wyoming.

Deadline: July 15, 2016

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Gallatin Art Crossing’s call for artists for the 2016-2017 season

Deadline: June 30, 2016

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"West on the left, East on the right"

188Art Investment Institution start calls of the third year Sino-American Outstanding Art Works Exhibition "West on the left, East on the right" 2016 in Shanghai China.

Deadline: June 20th, 2016

For more information, contact: juliwu.188art or art188

Seattle Public Utilities: Public Works Collection

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) invites artists to submit images of available two-dimensional artwork that is a visual exploration of the meaning of water and its relationship to our lives for a competitive direct purchase for SPU’s Portable Works Collection.

Deadline: June 7, 2016

Click here for more information.

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The MAP Fund Announces 2016 Grantee Class

The MAP Fund proudly announces the selection of 36 new works in contemporary performing arts that will receive a total of $1.1 million in direct support for project development and premiere.

Click here for more information.

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art invites performing artists to compete in a theatre shorts contest on May 19th at the Square. Deadline for performance submission is May 13th.

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WriterCallsCalls for Writers

The Best Books for Writers

Each week we recommend a book–a newly published title or an invaluable classic–that will help you on your writing journey. This week’s pick…

Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers (Stone Bridge Press, 1994) by Leonard Koren

Poets & Writers Guide to the Book Deal

This comprehensive guide provides an overview of how books are acquired, edited, and published, so that you can make informed decisions as you begin to navigate the path to publication.

The Poets & Writers Guide to Literary Agents

Everything you need to know to land a literary agent in one handy resource.

121 Contests to Enter

Poets & Writers Grants & Awards database currently lists 121 writing contests with upcoming deadlines.

Search Poets & Writers frequently updated job listings.

Free List of Writing Contests, Writers Conferences, Calls For Submissions, Anthology Listings, and More!

Writers Classifieds are filled with great publishing leads for you.

Grants & Awards Database

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