Prize for the emerging artist of the year – Luxembourg Art Prize

The Luxembourg Art Prize aims to reveal and promote talented artists who have yet to establish a profile on the contemporary international scene. Its function is to discover artists, and it is open to any artist, amateur or professional, with no limits on age, nationality or place of residence. The Prize is aimed at artists working in one or more of the following media: drawing, printing, installation, painting, performance, photography, digital art, sculpture, sound art, video, mixed media, decorative art (textiles and material, glass, wood, metal, ceramics, mosaic, paper or other techniques).

  • No age limit on submissions
  • Open to amateur and professional artists
  • All nationalities are eligible
  • Open to artists from all the countries of the world
  • Entry for the Luxembourg Art Prize 2017 is subject to the payment of an entry fee to be paid on-line.
  • Candidates’ entries must be completed on-line in the Candidate Space by 31 May 2017 at midnight.
  • grant of 25,000 euros is awarded by the gallery for the 2017 edition of the prize.

More information and entry form here: Prize for the emerging artist of the year – Luxembourg Art Prize

Residencies for artists working on political, social, global and economic issues

OPEN CALL
The Embassy of Foreign Artists  is a unique place for artists to live, work, conduct research, and share ideas. Our spaces inspire all stages of the creative process, from initial experimentation and reflection to the presentation of more finished work…EoFA is a crucial part of Geneva’s artistic community, sought out by established and emerging artists both in Switzerland and abroad.
http://www.eofa.ch/en/   http://www.eofa.ch/en/residency/

Applications are now open, you must submit it before the 30th of April 2017, at midnight, local time (UTC+2). http://www.eofa.ch/en/applications/

Source: Residencies for artists working on political, social, global and economic issues. – Embassy of Foreign Artists

North Adams Project – Assets for Artists

Interested in a creative future in North Adams, Massachusetts?
If you’ve been looking for a place with abundant natural beauty, affordable real estate, small-town charm and convenience, and a lively cultural community…. You’ve just found it. And
Assets for Artists is now inviting applications for assistance to artists who intend to relocate here in 2017!

The deadline is April 25, 2017.

Source: North Adams Project – Assets for Artists

PlatteForum’s Artist Residency

The application process is currently OPEN
Deadline to apply is Monday, April 17th at midnight

Located in a rich urban context, PlatteForum’s dynamic, artist-centered residencies engage this community in the creation of new work where artists, youth, and the public collaborate. Preference will be given to artists whose work addresses the larger questions in our world today such as race, class, social and ecological issues.  In doing this we hope to provoke dialogue that helps shape our public narratives and cultural conversations.
• Residency Schedule: Six-to-eight-week residency between the dates of
September 2017 – August 2018

• Artist Benefits: Six-to-eight-week residency, a weekly stipend ($250)
• Community Engagement: Share ideas with and demonstrate process to a diverse group
of youth in structured workshops (approximately 4-6 hours per week, supported by staff).

Information/Application~ http://platteforum.org/programs/artist-residency/

Acme Studios International Residencies Program

Associate Artist Residency

Applications for Associate Artist Residencies (2018) are now open until the end on April 2017.
By providing affordable studio and living space, residencies and awards, opportunities and other support, Acme has supported over 7,000 artists since 1972. Associate Artist Residencies (AAR) enable international artists and funders to form short-term relationships with Acme for individual artist residencies. They enable artists to apply directly to Acme and to access the networks and opportunities previously only available through residencies with our partner organisations.
http://www.acme.org.uk/international/assoc-artist-res

A.I.R. Studio Paducah

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A.I.R. Studio Paducah, now in its 13th year as an artist residency program, is situated in the heart of the LowerTown Arts District, Paducah, Kentucky.  Since 2004, creatives from around the country and abroad have passed through A.I.R. doors to make the most of the space and a stretch of undistracted time…

Information can be found here: https://airstudiopaducah.com/

AIGA DC’s CreateAthon~ Call for Creative Professionals

CreateAthon:
Announcing Selected Nonprofits and Call for Creative Professionals

Join AIGA DC’s first-ever CreateAthon on March 24–25, 2017! This 24-hour creative marathon brings together local creative professionals to produce marketing materials for local nonprofits—pro bono.

Now we are looking for creative professionals (and students) to work on the selected projects below. Bring your talents and passion to do good, and AIGA DC will provide you with an opportunity to practice your skills for the benefit of local nonprofits; a chance to co-create with like-minded creative; and PLENTY of food, snacks, and beverages throughout the 24-hour period.

More information here: CreateAthon: Announcing Selected Nonprofits and Call for Creative Professionals – AIGA Washington, DCAIGA Washington, DC

NYT Seeking Applications for the 2017 New York Portfolio Review

Once again, The New York Times Lens blog and the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism are offering photographers a chance to meet top editors, gallerists, curators and publishers. And it’s free.

Source: Seeking Applications for the 2017 New York Portfolio Review – The New York Times

Open Call for Art~ the void and the cloud / SciArt Center

OPEN CALL FOR ART
Deadline for submission: February 19th, 2017
Exhibit title: “The Void and the Cloud”
As SciArt Center exhibitions feature and support the work of our members,
there is no submission fee but
you must be a SciArt Center member to be eligible for consideration.

Learn more: the void and the cloud – SciArt Center

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild

The Byrdcliffe Artist in Residence program provides artists of exceptional talent with uninterrupted time and creative space to research and create new work. Lasting four weeks (or a possible eight weeks for ceramic artists), residencies provide artists with private studio space within a community of peers and the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony.

Read more: Artist in Residence – WELCOME TO THE WOODSTOCK BYRDCLIFFE GUILD