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Broward County

Grants 

Grants

The Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) 2016 Grant

Applications will be online as of Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at www.fundingartsbroward.org/grants. The deadline for the 2016 Grant Application is Tuesday January 13th, 2015 at 5:00 pm. There will be a WORKSHOP on November 13th, 2014 at 10:15 AM at the Broward County Library in order to help potential applicants with any issues they are having with the Submittable program. Please RSVP to Fundingartsbroward@gmail.com with the names of persons attending.

Cultural Tourism Program (CTP)

To use the arts as a means of promoting tourism in Broward County. Municipalities, agencies or political subdivisions of state government and sovereign Native American Nations located in Broward County, or not-for-profit organizations that meet general eligibility requirements for funding from the Broward County Board of County Commissioners, or a consortium of organizations or entities with each individual member of which meets the eligibility requirements, may apply for funding. Read More...

South Florida Cultural Consortium

The South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship Program offers the largest regional, government-sponsored artists’ grants in the United States, awarding $15,000 and $7,500 fellowships to resident visual and media artists from the counties of Broward, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Palm Beach. Visit the Broward Cultural Division website for more details. Application deadline is November 14, 2014.

Jobs

Jobs

Group Sales Coordinator

The Group Sales Coordinator assists the Director of Sales in cultivating, implementing, and supervising a Group Sales program that will maximize sales opportunities, provide customers with premiere service, increase revenue, and support the Performing Arts Center Authority's (PACA) reputation as a first rate performing arts organization. If you are eager to become part of a progressive, performance oriented team, please submit your resume to: gscsearch@browardcenter.org

Artist

Ceramics on Wheels is looking for artists to work part time on Early Release Days, aftercare school programs, including enrichment programs, cultural art programs, library programs, corporate events in parks, senior programs, special needs programs and many more. You will be exhibiting how to make a plaster mold to the students. We also do other art projects including textile art, rock gardens on tile ,and go green pots. Please call if you are interested in working for or becoming a partner in Ceramics on Wheels. Phyllis Robbins - The Original Ceramics on Wheels, Inc. - 954-298-3838.

Office Assistant

Domino Arts Media Group - Photography & Video is looking for an office assistant that possesses the following values: Creativity, passion, image, positivity, discipline, trust, and customer satisfaction. If these describe you or someone you know, contact Plamen & Paulina at info@domino-art.com

Director of Broward County Expansion

The ultimate goal of the Director is to establish a new program site and build a strong foundation from which City Year can become an important and permanent institution within Broward County. For full job description and to apply, click here.

Director of Development

A part time or consulting position reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director (ED), the Development Director (Director) will spearhead development efforts as The FLITE Center continues to grow. A new position in the organization, the Director will have the opportunity to build the development function. To apply for this position or get more information, please call (954) 530-4686 or email Kristen@flitecenter.org

Events 

Events

"Arts Means Business" Breakfast

The fusion of art, business and charity. Friday, November 7, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. at the Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale - One East Las Olas Blvd. Complimentary breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. Opening remarks at 8:00 a.m. *Free guided museum tour following presentation by photographer Clyde Butcher. RSVP by October 31 by calling 954-940-5344 or emailing rvegas@bfabroward.org

Calls to Artists 

Calls to Artists

Fine Art Exhibitors

Fine Art Exhibitors are invited to apply to the third annual Dania Beach Arts and Seafood Celebration  to be held on Saturday and Sunday March 21 and 22, 2015 at Frost Park. The juried fine arts section will accept all categories of art that is original and handmade. Festival hours are 10:00am to 7:00 pm. Click here for full application information and to apply. For questions please contact Elizabeth Wentworth at ewentworth@mindspring.com

Crafters and Nautical Novelty Artisans

Crafters and Nautical Novelty Artisans are invited to apply to exhibit in the crafter section of the third annual Dania Beach Arts and Seafood Celebration on March 21 and 22, 2015 at Frost Park. All crafts must be original handmade craftsmanship. Click here for full application information and to apply. For questions please contact Elizabeth Wentworth at ewentworth@mindspring.com 

The "New" Art Walk on Wilton Drive

Rossetti Fine Art and Manic Art Designs are seeking artists to participate in this Season's Art Walk. Walk runs from November to April for the 2014 -2015 Season and will now be held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, from 7 to 10PM. If interested, email Tom at tom@rossettifineart.com or call 954-907-0629 to reserve your space. Each art walk is only $20. 


State of Florida

Grants

Grants

There are none to post at the moment but please check back soon.

Jobs

Jobs

Art in Public Places Coordinator
Under general supervision, performs duties related to the organization
and operation of Art in Public Places within the City of West Palm Beach.
This position is responsible for planning, organizing and directing publicart projects and programs as well as providing lead staff support for the Art in Public Places Committee (Committee). This is a part time position working 30 hours per week. Click here to apply before October 31.

Events

Events

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Calls to Artists

Calls to Artists

Public Art Opportunity - Orlando, FL

The Orange County Public Art Review Board seeks one lead artist or lead artists’ team to develop artwork for a new public park that will highlight and display the skateboard art (art on skateboards) of numerous artists and to create a process for selecting the artists to be included with an emphasis on local artists. For further information, contact Arts & Cultural Affairs Director Terry Olson, Terry.Olson@ocfl.net, 407-836-5540. Submittals Due: Monday, December 1, 5 pm.

RFQ for Public Art Professionals - Tampa/Hillsborough County, FL

Hillsborough County seeks Public Art Professionals to provide services in the conceptualization of projects, the selection of artists to be considered by local stakeholders, and the delivery of pubic art projects. Professionals will be asked to perform specific tasks and compensation will be negotiated on a task by task basis. For further information, contact Dan Myers, Public Art Coordinator, at Publicart@Hillsboroughcounty.org. Submission deadline: 5 PM ET, November 12, 2014.

“Soul Basel Overtown: A Celebration of Art, Music and Culture in Colored Town"

The Black Archives History & Research Foundation of South Florida is calling visual artists in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties to submit artwork to interpret A Man Among the Peoples, that will coincide with an exhibition on the life, art and legacy of late Overtown artist, Purvis Young. Selected artwork will be displayed in the lobby of The Historic Lyric Theater from December 3-7, 2014. Deadline to apply is November 17. Entries will be accepted via email. To enter, please contact Adia McKenzie at amckenzie@theblackarchives.org or 786-708-4610.


National

Grants

Grants

Applications Invited for National Dance Project Touring Awards

A program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, National Dance Project Touring Awards support national tours of new dance works, with up to $35,000 in funding for each artist and company. Awards are distributed as NDP Presentation Grants to United States nonprofits presenting the works and are intended to support artist fees and travel. To see RFP, visit http://www.nefa.org/grants_programs/grants/national_dance_project_touring_award

Surdna Foundation Accepting Proposals for Artist-Led Social Change Projects

Grants of up to $150,000 over two years will be awarded in support of compelling artists projects developed in response to specific challenges in their communities, as well as projects by artists whose work over the long term has increased social engagement without necessarily being explicitly defined as "activist." All artistic disciplines will be considered, including cross-disciplinary work. To see RFP, visit http://www.surdna.org/rfp.

Jobs

Jobs

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Events

Events

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Calls to Artists

Calls to Artists

Carnegie Center for Art & History's New Albany Public Art Project: Today & Tomorrow Series

The theme for 2015 is sustainability. Three artists will be selected and paid an honorarium of $5,000.00 to create an artwork about this theme that will be on view in New Albany for two years.
Artists’ proposals are due on January 5th and the artworks will need to be installed by May 11, 2015. Please consider applying and/or sharing this information with others who may be interested.
The full Request for Proposals document can be downloaded at:  http://www.napublicart.org/forartists.php
We are taking submissions online only at: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2109

Murphy Park Building Art in Sunnyvale, CA

The City of Sunnyvale is seeking an artist to design a two dimensional work of art for the Murphy Park Building in Sunnyvale. The artwork is required under the City's Art in Public Places program. The commission is open to established and emerging artists in Northern California. The project budget is $12,000. Semi-finalists from the RFQ process will receive a $250 stipend to develop a final design proposal. The full RFQ can be found at Arts.inSunnyvale.com.

RFP call for the Development of a Downtown Artscape Vision Plan for Greensboro NC SmART Initiative

Artists and designers of various disciplines and media are being solicited to submit qualifications for review. Previous experience integrating art in urban streetscape design, including wayfinding systems, landscaping, and site furnishings is required. Experience in community collaboration is also required. Applicants must be age 18 or older, and are eligible regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or physical disability. Visit http://www.artsgreensboro.org/?attachment_id=179764 for more information. 

 


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