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Grants in Broward County

The Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) Grant
The Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) 2017 Grant Applications are online as of Thursday, October 15th, 2015. The deadline for the 2017 Grant Application is Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 at 5:00 pm.

Jobs in Broward County

Project Manager - HandsOn Broward
The Project Manager will be responsible for the development and management of Customized Day of Service, Annual Day of Service, and other special projects in a fast-paced work environment.

Development Intern - Association of Performing Arts of India
Works under supervision of a board member. Assists with fund development, fundraising, special events, marketing and public relations. Must commit to a minimum of five hours per week (from your home). Paid hourly. Email resumes to

Several Backstage and Front-of-House Positions - Coral Springs Center for the Arts
The Coral Springs Center for the Arts today announced that it is recruiting experienced workers for a variety of both backstage and front-of-house positions, including box office personnel, stagehands and house managers. In addition to these paid positions, the performing arts center is also seeking volunteer ushers for upcoming concerts, shows and productions. Email resume or cover letter to

Education Coordinator - Art and Culture Center
The Art and Culture Center/Hollywood is seeking an Education Coordinator to work with programming including classes, after-school programs, school partnerships, Distance Learning, camps, workshops, group tours, community events and many other special projects.

Calls to Artists in Broward County

Artist Needed for Children’s Book
Author searching for an artist for a 32 page Children’s Book. Artist must be motivated and able to make deadlines. Artist will be paid and published. Book will be released with much publicity. Please email Melissa Butler at

ART to end AIDS Mural Project - ArtServe
ArtServe Is partnering with Florida Department of Health - Broward County, CBS Miami, and EcoMedia as part of the local HIV ENDS WITH ME prevention campaign to raise awareness in our communities about the importance of being tested and knowing your status. Over the course of the campaign, one or more murals will be created throughout Broward County, depicting images that fit within the HIV ENDS WITH ME theme.

Young Artists Wanted - Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency
The Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency is seeking your help! We are hosting a contest for young aspiring artists, ages 7-17, who live in Florida’s Hollywood. Help us turn our signalization cabinets into works of art! Deadline: December 31, 2015.

Call to Artists - Westfield Broward Mall
Westfield Broward mall has added a commission-free art gallery space to its list of amenities. The shopping center has been a fixture in Broward County since the late 70s and interested in providing a space for local artists to exhibit and sell free of charge on a 6-week basis with a Gallery Reception funded by the mall. Maximum sizes of artwork accepted will be 36”x48”. Email images of artwork to

Spaces for Rent to Sell Arts, Crafts, etc. at 3rd Annual Doggy Fun Fest - Oakland Park
Vendor space available for artists, photographers, craftspeople who would like to rent space to sell paintings, drawings, jewelry, ceramics, glass, etc. For more information, call 954-­789-­0086.

Studio Space Available - Studio 18 in the Pines
Artists committed to their artistic development with a desire to become a member of a dynamic artistic community are invited to tour Studio 18 in the Pines, and view spaces available for rent at 1101 Poinciana Drive, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025. Visitors are welcome to Studio 18 in the Pines Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. For additional information about Studio 18 in the Pines please visit or call 954-961-6067.

Lauderdale Yacht Club Fine Art Fair - Fort Lauderdale
The Lauderdale Yacht Club is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Invitational Fine Art Fair which will take place on February 4, 2016. This juried exhibition is also a selling showcase of talented artists in a variety of styles and mediums, not limited to coastal/marine themes.

Tamarac Arts & Crafts Festival - Tamarac
Presented by Tamarac Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Tamarac. April 2-3, 2016.

ArtsUP Project - FAT Village
Seeking artists, temporary collaborators or art groups wanting to explore concepts for large scale art. Ceiling, site specific temporary work and/or interior activation of a warehouse public event space. Accepting proposals through Jan 1, 2016.

Grants in Florida

Join the Florida Cultural Alliance
Stay informed regarding the State budget for the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs. Join or renew your membership to our statewide arts advocacy organization, the Florida Cultural Alliance. Details…

Jobs in Florida

Manager of In-House Programs - Center for Creative Education, West Palm Beach
Under supervision of the Director of Programming, the Manager of In-House Programs will oversee and coordinate all In-House programs at the Center for Creative Education. The Manager will fully implement existing programs (specifically the “Discover Series” and “LOT 23 – Community Artist Program”) and will be responsible for developing, promoting, registering, implementing, managing, and evaluating new classes and programs at CCE. Email resume & cover letter to

Communications Manager - Palm Beach Opera
The Communications Manager plays an integral role on the team by developing, implementing, and executing strategic marketing plans in order to increase visibility in the community, attract new patrons, and further engage current patrons.

Calls to Artists in Florida

UF-212 Newell Hall Renovation Project - Gainesville
Art in State Buildings program has a budget of $45,000 to be split between finalists. Submission Deadline: February 19, 2016.

Call to Artists: Florida’s Art in State Buildings Program - St. Petersburg
As a project of Florida’s Art in State Buildings Program, the University of South Florida St. Petersburg is issuing a request for qualifications for the new Kate Tiedemann College of Business. Deadline: January 6, 2016.

Screenwriting Competition - Palm Beach County
Open to Florida High School and Florida College Students. Submissions must be a screenplay of 5-20 pages; in any genre. All work must be original. Adaptations are not permissible. $500 Award. Funds will be awarded in the student’s name.

Grants in the USA

Anthony Quinn Foundation Accepting Applications for Arts Scholarship Program
An annual program that aims to perpetuate the legendary actor/artist’s vision for an art-conscious society.Through its scholarship program, the foundation supports high school students’ extracurricular study of the visual arts and design, performing arts, media arts, and the literary arts. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $3,000. Deadline: January 3, 2016.

Calls to Artists in the USA

Request for Public Art Master Plan Consultant - Austin, TX
The City of Austin Art in Public Places Program is seeking a consultant to create a Public Art Master Plan for Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Proposals are due on or before 5:00pm on January 5, 2016.

Water Flume Line Trail and Oak Tree Park - Tacoma, WA
The City of Tacoma, in partnership with Metro Parks Tacoma, is seeking artists and/or artist teams who reside in Oregon or Washington State to submit qualifications for a $95,000 commission to create a permanent public artwork or series of artworks for the adjoining Water Flume Line Trail and Oak Tree Park. Deadline: Jan. 11, 2016.

RFQ for Mural or other Art under I-581 Bridge - Roanoke, VA
The City of Roanoke and Roanoke Arts Commission seek artist’s or artist teams’ qualifications to design, fabricate and install a mural or other suitable art under the I 581 bridge located at Tazewell Ave. at Second Street in downtown Roanoke. Deadline to apply: Jan. 15, 2016. For more information, contact Roanoke Arts and Culture Coordinator, Susan Jennings, at 853-5652 or

RFP for Public Art at Central Lakes College - Staples, MN
The Minnesota State Arts Board requests proposals from artists or artist-led teams to design, fabricate, and install a permanent, site-specific public artwork at the Staples Campus of Central Lakes College in Staples, Minnesota. Deadline: Dec. 29, 2015.

Mural Proposals - Georgetown, TX
The goal of the mural is to provide a piece of public art of interest to residents and visitors that tells the story of how Henry Purl Compton (nicknamed “Okra”) helped Georgetown to become the Red Poppy Capital of Texas. The deadline for grant proposals is 5 pm on Friday, January 8, 2016.

Painted City Street Art Program for Youth - Calgary, Canada
The City of Calgary Public Art Program is seeking to commission up to three artists and/or artist teams to participate in the pilot for the Painted City Street Art Program in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Calgary. The Program is commissioning two different opportunities with three total positions to fill. The submission deadline is Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015 at 4 p.m. MST.

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