Opportunities in the Arts


Opportunities in the Arts



Foundation for Contemporary Art: Open Applications for Emergency Grants

Provides up to $2,000 to innovative visual and performing artists who have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work to the public or who incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates. Deadline: Open.

Art of Community Grant Application

The Community Foundation of Broward will support projects that have a high level of artistic excellence and that effectively leverage and celebrate the assets of our Broward community to making a lasting imprint. Deadline: May 5, 2017.

PNC Arts Alive Application

PNC will award $555,000 over three years to arts organizations in Broward, Duval and Palm Beach counties. PNC Arts Alive programming demonstrates that there is an artistic outlet for everyone, regardless of age, economic background, skill level and taste. Pop-up performances, mobile arts vans and the use of unusual venues are among the many initiatives supported through PNC Arts Alive. Deadline: May 15, 2017.


Summer Camp Teachers – Fantasy Theatre Factory Summer Camp 2017
Fantasy Theatre Factory is currently looking for experienced Summer Camp Teachers for our 2017 Theatre Arts Summer Camp Program. Candidates must be willing and able to assist in creating a dynamic curriculum for the two (2) weeks of camp. Candidates must be able to pass a Level 2 Background Check and must be working professionals in theatre.

Cultural Affairs Manager – City of Pompano Beach
Responsible professional work planning, organizing, facilitating, and directing the cultural activities of the City of Pompano Beach. Responsible for coordinating the interface between the Cultural Arts Foundation and city government in the areas of technical research, special reports, agenda preparations, and public information presentations. Work includes developing marketing programs, cultural arts programming, grants programs, advocacy, revenue development, and the development of cultural facilities to stabilize and encourage the growth of Pompano Beach's cultural community.

Marketing Coordinator - Young at Art Museum
To develop and execute a comprehensive marketing campaign, integrating a spectrum of strategies to better align museum programs, events and initiatives with the museum’s mission and the community’s needs.

Musical Theatre Director - Art & Culture Center/Hollywood
The Art and Culture Center/Hollywood is looking for enthusiastic and creative musical theatre directors to teach our Broadway Actors Summer Arts Camp program.

Art teachers - Art & Culture Center/Hollywood
The Art and Culture Center/Hollywood is looking for enthusiastic and creative instructors who have 3 or more years experience teaching multiple art subjects to work with our summer arts camp.

Artists who teach - Coral Springs Museum of Art
The Museum offers classes to adults and children alike. We are looking for individuals to work with children in our summer camp program. The program begins June 13th for 10 consecutive weeks. Compensation - $30/teaching hour. Sense of humor, flexibility and team player mindset a must. No phone calls please. Send email together with resume to Jandrews@coralsprings.org.

Business Administrator - Coral Springs Museum of Art
The Museum has an immediate opening for a business minded individual to handle a number of duties pertaining to non-profit business dealings. This position assists the Executive Director and has a good deal of public interaction. Responsibilities include event and gallery/facility management, purchasing, and data entry. Full time exempt work hours are Monday through Friday with some evening hours. The ideal candidate will be friendly and personable, extremely organized, and have proficient computer skills (Office Suite) and an understanding of Wordpress. Sense of humor, flexibility and team player mindset a must. No phone calls please. Send email together with resume to Jandrews@coralsprings.org.

Programs Manager - Coral Springs Museum of Art
The Museum is seeking a motivated, self-starter who will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of all education and public programs at the Museum. The position requires a passion for art, commitment to education and lifelong learning, and visitor (children and adult) engagement. Experience is necessary in budgeting, record keeping and office suite programs. Full time exempt work days are Tuesday through Saturday with some evening hours. The ideal candidate will be friendly and personable, extremely organized, and have proficient computer skills. Sense of humor, flexibility and team player mindset a must. No phone calls please. Send email together with resume to Jandrews@coralsprings.org.

Sales & Community Engagement Coordinator - Miramar Cultural Center
This part-time employee will be a key contributor in helping the Cultural Affairs Department achieve monthly and annual revenue targets.

Education Assistant (PT) - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Assists the Education Department with the evening and weekend operations of the Rose Miniaci Arts Education Center which includes recruitment, registration and dismissal of students who participate in Broward Center's extensive educational programs.

Facilities Services Coordinator - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Provides Facilities Staff with coordination, project management, contract management, and administrative support. If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume to fcsearch@browardcenter.org.

Chief Engineer - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Leads the Facilities Services Department in the maintenance of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts (BCPA), by providing technical expertise in the operation of the Physical Plant. If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume to: cesearch@browardcenter.org. Preference will be given to local applicants.

Student Enrichment in the Arts (SEAS) Supervisor - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Assists the Director of Guest Services in creating a positive experience for SEAS guests, supports the relationship with the Broward County School Board, and promotes the Performing Arts Center Authority's (PACA) mission of serving the community through arts. If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume to seassuper@browardcenter.org. Please note that this position is event driven and hours vary depending on the need per event.

Copywriter and Publications Coordinator - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Assists the Marketing department and supports the organization by providing and coordinating editorial for print and digital applications. If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume to copysearch@browardcenter.org.

Intern - Association of Performing Arts of India
Apaiart.com is seeking a motivated intern to assist with communications and social media for the organization. Interns will learn the inner workings of a non-profit organization's experience regarding communications with artists, patrons and press. For more information on how to apply, contact apaiart@comcast.net.

Calls to Artists

Painters interested in creating live art - W Hotel
Painters interested in creating live art at the W Hotel on Wednesday evenings should send samples to jayea@artserve.org

Artist as an Entrepreneur Institute - Fort Lauderdale
Offers critical skills for all artists to advance business practices and strengthen sales. Presented by Broward Cultural Division at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale. Four Saturdays in June and Business Plan Clinic and Workshop, June 24.

Affordable Office & Studio Space Available at ArtServe – first come, first served
Affordable office and studio space, office, workstations and practice rooms of varying sizes are available for rent at ArtServe. Specially priced for the non-profit and cultural arena, costs start at just $150/month but inventory is limited. With ample parking and a central location, non-profits and creatives can keep overhead low, and put those resources back into their organization. Join ArtServe’s fun, creative and collaborative atmosphere. Contact: Hal Axler at Hala@Artserve.org or 954.462.8190 ext 212

Studio Space Available - Studio 18 in the Pines
Studio 18 in the Pines currently has studio space available for emerging Artists committed to their artistic development with a desire to become a member of a dynamic artistic community. Studio space rentals start at $233 per month! Practicing artists of all media are encouraged to apply.For more information, please contact Amelia Mohamed at (954) 961-6067 or e-mail amohamed@ppines.com.

Call to Writers - Broward Arts Journalism Alliance
In collaboration with the Goldring Arts Journalism Program, Janklow Arts Leadership Program and S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, the new program is set to enhance the relationship between Broward County arts writers, the media and the community.

Buskers Program - City of Fort Lauderdale
Local artists are invited to apply to perform at a unique street entertainment experience bringing to life the Riverwalk District and portions of Central Beach with exciting acts, live music, street performers and arts and crafts vendors.

Interactive ArtWalk Sculpture - Coral Springs
As part of Coral Springs’ dedication to the arts, the Public Art Committee is looking to commission an artist/artist team to create an interactive sculpture for the NW 31st Court ArtWalk. This sculpture should be significant in size and able to hold its own. It must have interactive aspects that involve the spectator.

MASS District Art Walk - Ongoing Call for Vendors
MASS District will showcase local and unique artists/vendors in our neighborhood. Makers, reserve your table or tent now! Selling in MASS is a unique experience with everything from high end galleries such as MAC FINE ART, to facilities like The Great Project's artist studios. MASS District is also looking for a few volunteers not only during Artwalk but in the following areas -  audience engagement, events coordination and media. Inbox or call - create@massdistrict.com954-866-3890.


Calls to Artists

Professional Development Workshop presented by Creative Capital - Jupiter
This free weekend workshop will be held June 2-4 at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre in Jupiter, FL. Participation is limited to 24 artists. In order to support Florida artists by giving them the skills to build successful careers, DCA and Citizens for Florida Arts have partnered with the Creative Capital Foundation to offer professional development workshops. Internationally known arts professionals lead workshops that include strategic planning, business fundamentals, fundraising, verbal communication, and marketing. Application deadline: May 15.
Submit your application

Open Art Miami Contemporary Art Competition - Miami
Open Art Miami arises with the objective of supporting, diffusing and promoting the visual arts. Is an ideal way to gain valuable exposure for artworks and exhibit talents to a wider international audience. Experienced, emerging and new artists can participate regardless of nationality, age and residence. Artists are invited to submit in any of the following mediums: Paintings, Photography, Drawing and Digital Art.Deadline: June 8, 2017.

27th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show - Martin County
The Arts Council of Martin County, Florida invites artists residing in Florida to participate in its 27th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show. Selected works will be exhibited at the Court House Cultural Center from Friday, September 22 through Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Deadline: July 28, 2017.

Cross Creek Rising Exhibition - Gainesville
The exhibition will present work which celebrates the profound influence of the environs of north Florida and Cross Creek on the lives of artists and the work they make. Five $500 prizes will be awarded in any category. Deadline: August 4, 2017.

MUCE Now or Neverland Art Fair | Art Basel WKND - Miami
Artists are overall encouraged to submit work that depicts Hip Hop’s influence in fashion, music, dance, culture, politics, fads & trends over the past 4 and half decades. The exhibit is open to honor and to critique of the genre. Deadline: August 25, 2017.

Florida's Art in State Buildings Program - Cocoa
The Art Selection Committee for the Cocoa Operations Center would like to purchase or commission a sculpture. Electrical cable for lighting the artwork is already in place. Send images of existing sculptures available for purchase; prices must include delivery and installation. Or, for commissioned work, send images of previous work that might be similar. All sculptures must be of materialsthat will survive for years in Florida's heat and humidity. Deadline: June 2, 2017.

2018 Artist in Residence in the Everglades Application - Everglades
A prominent panel drawn from varying fields of expertise as professional artists, curators or educators in the designated disciplines, along with Everglades National Park personnel, will review materials submitted. Selections will be made on the basis of merit and how a candidate's work can advance the mission of Everglades National Park and the National Park Service while enhancing the growth of the artist's work. Selections will be made without regard to race, religion, sex, disability, marital status, age or national origin. Deadline: June 1, 2017.

Call for Nominations - Leadership Awards
The Florida Alliance for Arts Education welcomes nominations for the 2017 FAAE Leadership Awards. Leadership in the areas of education, administration, and community are recognized. The 2017 recipients will be recognized in an awards ceremony held during the FAAE Summit at The Shores Resort and Spa June 22-24 in Daytona Beach, Florida.


Calls to Artists

Request For Qualifications Lexington Avenue Public Art Project - Ashville, NCThis is a nation-wide call which is also open to all qualified local artists/teams to submit qualifications. The commissioned artist or team of artists must be able to work in close collaboration with city staff, the Asheville Downtown Association as well as the selection/review committee. Deadline: June 9, 2017.


Foundation for Contemporary Art Accepting Applications for Emergency Grants
Created in 1993, the foundation's Emergency Grants program provides grants of up to $2,000 to innovative visual and performing artists who have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work to the public when there is insufficient time to seek other sources of funding; or who incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates. Deadline: Open.

Knight Prototype Fund call on Accurate Information
Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund and Rita Allen Foundation today launched an open call for ideas that answer the question: How might we improve the flow of accurate information? We're offering a share of $1 million for early-stage ideas that address concerns about the spread of misinformation and build trust in journalism. Technologists, journalists, designers, teachers, researchers and others who have diverse perspectives on how to solve this challenge are welcome to apply. We expect to award funding up to $50,000 for each idea. Knight Foundation is running the call through the newly relaunched Knight Prototype Fund, which supports early-stage media and information ideas. Knight released a new report on Friday detailing lessons from the Prototype Fund, which is shifting from a general call for ideas to a themed approach.
questions by April 3. Deadline: Open.

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