FEATURED ARTIST RESIDENCY AT CHATTANOOGA FILM FESTIVAL
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Description: For The Chattanooga Film Festival’s 5th year, ARC: Artist Residency Chattanooga and CFF are partnering for the first Featured Exhibiting Artist Residency in what is hopefully a new festival tradition. The selected artist will live and work 2-4 weeks in Chattanooga leading up to the festival April 5-8. We provide a studio for the artist to create a new installation or exhibition of work that will be displayed around the festival venue and be exposed to over 10,000 local & national festival attendees. Lodging, Stipend, and a VIP Badge to the festival are also provided to the artist at no cost. There is potential for networking, press, and other opportunities. More information at our website.
Deadline: February 11th, 2018
Fine Arts Work Center
Location: Provincetown, MA
The Fine Arts Work Center offers a unique residency for writers and visual artists in the crucial early stages of their careers. Located in Provincetown, Massachusetts, an area with a long history as an arts colony, the Work Center provides seven-month Fellowships to 20 Fellows each year in the form of living/work space and a modest monthly stipend. Residencies run from October 1 through May 1. Find more information here.
Deadline: February 1
Arrowmount School of Arts and Crafts
The Arrowmont Artists-in-Residence Program was established in 1991. The program provides early career, self-directed artists time, space and support to experiment and develop a new body of work in a creative supportive community environment of 160 rotating visiting workshop artists/instructors and hundreds of students. The program encourages early career artists who embrace community and enjoy working in a team environment to apply. Check it out here.
Deadline: February 1
Mural at Midtown MARTA Station
Location: Atlanta, GA
Midtown Alliance, in collaboration with MARTA, is seeking qualifications from artists for the commissioning of a site-specific mural at Midtown MARTA Station on the south plaza. This mural will be a major component of and set the tone for a larger placemaking enhancement effort at this plaza, including seating, lighting and other activations to be revealed this spring. Midtown Alliance’s art and activation program seeks to enhance Midtown’s public realm by making publicly-accessible spaces that are comfortable, safe and vibrant for all to use. Click here for more information and link to the RFQ:https://www.midtownatl.com/
Deadline: February 2
Callanwolde Juried Art Exhibition
Open to all Metro Atlanta artists ages 18 and over. All work must be original, wall-hung, and completed in the last two years. We are especially interested in new art that challenges traditional themes and/or materials, and is likely to stimulate audience discussion and debate. The artist winning Best in Show will be awarded a solo exhibition during the Callanwolde Gallery’s 2019 season. Juror: Stephanie Smith, Founder of Atlanta Printmakers Studio and Lecturer at the University of West Georgia. Exhibition dates: March 8-May 4, 2018. Click here to apply.
Deadline: February 11, 11:45pm
Georgia Artists Juried Exhibition
Location: Abernathy Arts Center, Sandy Springs, GA
Open to all artists over the age of 18 and residing in the state of Georgia. All work must be original and completed in the last three year. The artist winning best in show will be awarded $1000. Prizes will also be awarded for first, second and third place. 2018 Jurors: Michi Meko, a 2017 Atlanta Artadia Awardee and Laura Bell, Assistant Professor of Art at Kennesaw State University. Head here for the application.
Deadline: March 19
First Street Gallery National Juried Exhibition
Location: New York City
Juror and artist Ronnie Landfield will select works for an exhibition at the Chelsea gallery, June 21-July 14, 2018.
Entry fee: $35/1-3 works, $5/ea. additional work, max. 6. Eligible works: oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, prints, mixed media, photography and sculpture. Online application only. See prospectus for details. For more information, contact njeinquiries@
Deadline: April 3
Adaptations Residencies at A Studio in the Woods
Location: New Orleans, LA
Description: New Orleans and the region are frequently invoked as one of the areas most vulnerable to the effects of environmental change. Adaptations: Living with Change Residencies invite artists to examine how climate driven adaptations – large and small, historic and contemporary, cultural and scientific – are shaping our future. These six-week residencies provide artists with time, space, stipend, scholarship and staff support to foster critical thinking and creation of new works. The call is open to artists of all disciplines who have demonstrated an established dialogue with environmental and culturally related issues and a commitment to seeking and plumbing new depths. More information can be found here.
Deadline: April 16, 2018
1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art
Location: Charleston, SC
The 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art awards $10,000 to an artist whose work contributes to a new understanding of art in the South. Presented annually, the prize recognizes the highest level of artistic achievement in any media. Artists from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia are eligible to apply. Applications are accepted exclusively through this website from January to May each year.
Open in January!
Deadline: May 31