Call to North Dakota arts organizations! Facilitated by Arts Midwest, this seven-month peer learning community will explore concepts found within ArtsLab's healthy business model, including relevancy within community, leadership development, financial and resource development, and organizational infrastructure. Participants will receive a toolkit for use in continuing the learning within their local community and will create: a focused strategy roadmap with the flexibility to adapt to change, and a compelling story of vision, values and clarity of identity to invite engagement and support. Similar to a 2015 version of this program, this program aims to develop local networks by inviting back some program alumni and extending the opportunity to new organizations. Application deadline is March 1, 2017, 5 p.m. (CST). For more information visit https://artslab.artsmidwest.org/programs/peer-learning-communities/ND-SD-IA. Organizations are encouraged to use the online application found at https://cloud4good.tfaforms.net/382986. A PDF online application is available via this link (download the PDF file to access fill-able fields).
Residency for Artists, Writers, Scientists, Performing Artists and more at PLAYA: Artist and scientist residency opportunities Deadline: March 1, 2017. PLAYA, in south central Oregon, is a retreat for creative individuals who are committed and passionate about their work and who will benefit from time spent in a remote location. Residencies are awarded for 2, 4 or 8 weeks and include housing, work or studio space, and twice weekly group dinners at NO CHARGE. There is a $35 application fee for individuals ($70 for collaborative teams) to cover administrative costs. For more information visit our website at http://www.playasummerlake.org/.
The ND Education Standards and Practices Board, also known as ESPB, announces a competition to design a logo to be used on its website, social media sites, business cards, letterhead, posters, tee-shirts or anywhere else that ESPB chooses. This document outlines the official requirements and rules of the competition. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these contest rules. Violating any rule or not following instructions may eliminate participants’ eligibility. ESPB has the right to disqualify any entrant at any time at its sole discretion. Entry deadline is February 15, 2017. Prospectus and entry form are available via this link.
2017 Downtown Fargo Street Fair application deadline is February 17, 2017. For more information and an application, visit http://downtownfargo.com/misc-files/2017_Artist_Crafter_Application.pdf.
The Red River Watercolor Society National Show (RRWS) has a call for entries for the 24th Annual National Watermedia Exhibition. The show opens June 19th, 2017 at the Hjemkomst Center. Deadline is March 1, 2017. For a prospectus visit http://www.redriverws.org/Wordpress/events.
Artists Celebrating Christ is calling artists to enter their Christian-themed art before March 1, 2017. The event dates are May 5-7 at Trinity Lutheran Church. For more information, visit http://www.accartshow.com.
43rd Annual Capital A’Fair deadline is April 1, 2017. The 43rd annual Capital A’Fair is one of the area’s largest summer art fairs. It features over 130 artisans from across the country and attracts thousands of local and regional visitors. Music, great food, performing arts groups, antique car show, and children’s activities contribute to the festive mood. The setting is the beautiful Capitol grounds of North Dakota. For more information, visit http://www.bismarck-art.org/index.cfm?page=special-events.
Alexandria Museum of Art 30th September Competition Juried Exhibition June 2-September 22, 2017: ENTRIES MUST BE COMPLETED ON CaFE. TO ENTER, FOLLOW THIS LINK: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3937. Deadline for entry: March 18, 2017. Contact Megan Valentine at (318) 443-3458 or via email: email@example.com or http://www.themuseum.org/.
The Minnesota Historical Society is currently seeking applications for the 2017 Native American Artist-in-Residence Program. In 2017, the program will award a number of residencies for Native artists engaged in traditional material artmaking and provide them stipends to connect with museum collections, peer artists, and/or other knowledgeable community members. Artists must currently reside in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, or South Dakota. Application deadline is April 1, 2017. For more information, please visit http://www.mnhs.org/residencies/naair.
The Northwest Art Center in Minot announces a call for artists for the Americas 2017 All Media show. The deadline for submitting entries is June 1, 2017 (postmark). Works in any medium, traditional or experimental, qualify. For more information, visit http://www.minotstateu.edu/nac/_documents/am_2017.pdf.
The Nelson County Arts Council’s Pekin Days Art Show takes place June 22-25, 2017. The show is open to all artists 18 years and older. This is a juried exhibition and all work must be for sale. The deadline to enter the Pekin Days Art Show is June 2, 2017. For more information and prospectus visit http://www.nelsoncountyarts.com/pekin-days-art-show.
Bismarck Art & Galleries Association (BAGA) announces a call for artists for the Annual Square Foot Show, which takes place August 1-25, 2017. Canvases are currently available at BAGA located at 422 E. Front Avenue in Bismarck, ND. The registration deadline to enter is June 30, 2017. For more information and the prospectus, visit http://www.bismarck-art.org/index.cfm?page=special-events.
North Dakota Art Gallery Association (NDAGA), a nonprofit organization of galleries from the Upper Midwest, is seeking proposals for solo or group exhibitions for 2018-2019. A copy of the prospectus is available at http://www.ndaga.org/uf/2017_Prospectus_Pages_1_and_2.pdf. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Entry deadline is August 31, 2017.
Art Makers is seeking artists in all mediums for new online and store front gallery. Emerging, established and serious hobbyists welcome to submit. Open deadline. No fee. For more information visit www.artmakers2016.com or email@example.com.
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