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1. Call for Sculptors and Visual Artists, GEM Gallery & Sculpture Park, Deadline February 13

We offer  “Emerging Artist Residencies” for sculptors and visual artists.  Our Residency Program provides studio space, matherials, co-ed housing and monthly stipends.  The intern program works with local colleges to provide opportunities for work in our gallery, studios and sculpture park.

For more information go to this website

2. Call for Artists Residency, BRIC, Deadline January 27

The BRICworkspace residency program provides emerging and mid-career artists the resources and support to make a significant commitment to their practice, as well as critical feedback and exposure of their work. The 2020 summer residency for local visual artists offers free studio space in the Artist’s Studio and Project Room at BRIC House (647 Fulton St) in Downtown Brooklyn.

For more information go to this website

3. Call for Artists Residency, Byrdcliffe, Deadline February 15

Byrdcliffe’s Residency Deadline is just 3 weeks away and we are seeking creatives in all disciplines, at all levels, to live and work within our mountain community for monthly sessions from May-Sept. Please pass on this info to individuals who would benefit from uninterrupted time and space amidst a serene, rustic creative community in Woodstock, NY.

For more information go to this website

4. Call for applications, VCUarts Foundation, Deadline April 1

The VCUarts Fountainhead Fellowship in Painting and Printmaking is a 9-month residency for recent MFA graduates. Fellows are offered the chance to concentrate on their work, build their community, and gain valuable teaching experience with high-quality students in a world-class program. The residency is sited in a live-work complex built to eco-friendly, EarthCraft standards. This mixed-use community includes artists’ studios, apartments, an outdoor swimming pool, a dog park and other amenities in addition to being near campus.

For more information go to this website 

5. Call for Artists and critical Studies Residencies, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Deadline April 1

The Core Program awards residencies to highly motivated, exceptional visual artists and critical writers who have completed their undergraduate or graduate training and are working to develop a sustainable practice.

Applications for the 2020–21 Core term are due April 1, 2020. For instructions and more information, visit

6. The AAF/SEEBACHER Prize for Fine Arts, Deadline April 10

Each year, The AAF/Seebacher Prize for Fine Arts offers US fine arts graduate students, or those who have completed their graduate studies within the past two years, the opportunity to study at the Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Austria. The AAF/Seebacher Prize for Fine Arts is funded through the generosity of AAF trustee Gerhard Seebacher and his wife Angelika. A list of previous AAF/Seebacher Prize for Fine Arts fellows can be found here.

Please visit their website for additional information on the Academy and its programs.

7. The Creative Time Emerging Artist, Deadline March 15

We welcome proposals from emerging artists, regardless of age, at a critical career juncture in which the opportunity to experiment and receive resources from a major arts organization would be impactful. Artists must have experience conceiving and executing works or projects, but have not yet received substantial support from a major arts institution. Artists must be over 21, and based in the New York City area. Artists cannot be currently enrolled in a degree program.

8. Call for Textile Artist, Textile Arts Center AIR Cycle, Deadline March 16

We are pleased to announce that the application process for Textile Art Center Artist in Residency Program cycle 12 is now open. Seeks eight artists or designers, working within the field of textiles and fiber arts, looking to deepen their artistic practice and work in a communal environment to partake in its Artists in Residence program for the 2020-2021 cycle. Please share this email or banner with any interested artists or students.
For more information go to this website 

9. Call for Artist, Shandaken, Deadline February 26

Shandaken: Storm King is a free, process-focused residency program that takes place on the grounds of Storm King Art Center, which is celebrating its sixtieth anniversary this year! Become a part of this legacy by applying now through February 26 for the upcoming session, which will take place June 8 through September 28, 2020.
Visit our website to learn about the program and how to apply.

10. Call for Submissions, Yale’s Asterick* Journal of Art, Deadline March 5

Asterisk* Journal of Art is one of the few peer-reviewed, intercollegiate, art history and art journals at the undergraduate level. We are looking for high quality essays that subvert traditional narratives in art and artworks that will offer new perspectives. These works can be a version or part of a course research paper/project, independent study, or honors thesis.

For essays: please submit a 300-word abstract that details the thesis of your essay along with the logical line of argumentation that gets you to it. Furthermore, attach a 2,500-3,000-word essay in a Microsoft Word Document with all the images you reference in the essay. It would be preferable if the essay was already in Chicago citation style (including footnotes, bibliography, etc.). We will peer review all essays. Writers selected for publication will receive drafts for revision, prior to final publication.

For artworks: please submit a photograph of your artworks as individual and high-resolution “.jpgs” with their titles as file names. Furthermore, please attach a 200-word description of the artwork in a Microsoft Word Document. All photographable mediums of creative work will be considered (painting, photography, digital art, drawings, etc.).

To submit both artworks and essays, please email Please indicate your full name, your university, your class year and your email. The title of the email should be “Lastname, Firstname Submission.”

11. Call for Submissions, The International Studio & Curatorial Program, Deadline February 21

ISCP invites artist collectives working with socio-political ideas to apply for a fully-funded two-month residency

Click here to download the application.

Click here to learn more about eligibility and the application process (scroll down).

12. Call for Submissions, Model Minority Magazine

Model Minority is an Asian American identity magazine, dedicated to highlighting creative work by/about/for Asian Americans, subverting the myth of the model minority, and, ultimately, “reclaiming our stories.” We’re opening submissions for our Spring 2020 issue, and we’re looking for artists/writers/creatives to help us build this platform. We’re open to any form of creative expression, ranging from fiction to essays to poetry to visual art. Send submissions via our google form. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at with any questions or concerns. We can’t wait to review your work!

Here is a link to our website.

13. Call for Artists, AAA Arts Fund

The AAA Arts Fund will provide support to American and Australian emerging or early career artists pursuing or wishing to pursue artistic development in each other’s country. These scholarships and grants support artists in the fields of theatre, film, television, dance, music, visual arts, design, literature, photography and fashion.

For further information regarding scholarship eligibility, please visit our website.

For inquiries, please contact the Education Manager: | Tel: +1 212 338 6860 x 208

14. Call for Artists, Gilbertsville Expressive Movement, Deadline February 13

Gilbertsville Expressive Movement is pleased to announce the 2020 Residency—a month-long residency for four emerging visual artists and a three month-long residency for two emerging sculptors at our complex located in historic Gilbertsville, NY.  The residency includes a fully equipped co-ed apartment with private bedroom and shared bath and living room; separate studio; materials and supplies; a living stipend of $1500 per month. As part of the residency you will be required to give a one day workshop to community members and hold an open studio. We provide 24-hour access to your studio.
Residency Dates: one month between May 1 – August 30 for visual artists and for the sculptors, three months – June 1 – August 31.

For more information and applications visit our website

15. Call for Artists, Jerome Hill Artist Fellowship, Deadline May 6

Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships support Minnesota or New York City-based artists, early in their careers, who generate and create bold, innovative and risk-taking new work that explores and/or challenges conventional artistic forms.

For more information go to this website.

16. Call for Artists, Immigrant Artist Biennial, Deadline March 3

The Immigrant Artist Biennial (TIAB) Open Call for Summer 2020 programming is Live! We invite U.S based immigrant artists who explore the use of language in isolation, belonging, and becoming to submit work for consideration!

For more information and applications visit our website

17. Studio manager position, Tribeca, (P/T or F/T)

This is a rare opportunity to liaison between the work of a feminist sculptor’s studio and that of a non-profit arts organization which is focused on diversity and justice, with a mission that includes inspiring upstanders rather than bystanders.
Working in a gallery environment in Tribeca, the Studio Manager must have excellent administrative skills, be extremely neat/organized/detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy, possess excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to efficiently manage the multiple daily operational aspects of a fast-paced, dynamic studio.
The Studio Manager will thrive if self-motivated to work both totally alone and in collaboration with others. A professional, calm demeanor, flexibility, social skills, and the ability to work well under pressure and deadlines are all essential.
An added plus for applicants would be having experience in seeking/scheduling venues for traveling exhibitions, increasing donor base, grant writing/educational research, overseeing Educational Archives and Art Archives (housed at two separate Universities), and brainstorming the general daily decision-making for educational programs, art projects/events and fundraising. Toward this end, any contacts in the visual arts should be highlighted in applicant’s cover letter.
Minimum Academic/Professional Requirements: 4-year degree, 2 years in arts administration/office experience. Excellent writing skills. Artworld contacts desired.
Working in collaboration with the artist and others, the Studio Manager will participate in all daily studio operations including grant writing and fundraising. Responsibilities include general administration such as maintaining databases, art and digital archives, maintenance/updates of inventories and several websites, photo documentation of artwork/events, public relations/social media/eblasts, ordering/stocking supplies, coordinating logistics with art craters/shippers/venues, co-managing (with artist) studio assistants and interns, overseeing studio calendar for appointments, collaborations, cocktail parties, panel discussions, lectures and events, and preparing for/coordinating these studio and non-studio events.
Computer Skills: Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop (used often at studio), Indesign and Adobe Illustrator; Microsoft Suite including Power Point; WordPress; Constant Contact; Video Editing; Social Media
P/T: 4-5 hr/day (ie noon to 5pm) M–F with rare evening or weekend hours for scheduled cocktail parties, panels, lectures, interviews and other events
F/T: 8 hr/day (ie 10am to 6pm) M–F with rare evening or weekend hours
Compensation and benefits commensurate with qualifications.
NY driver’s license, a plus.
Items needed to apply by email (all necessary to be reviewed):
a. Cover Letter. Please include why this job interests you, how you heard of it, when you would be available to start work, if you have a long lease on your apt or if you have to relocate, whether you have a NY driver’s license or not. Please also include any contacts or experience you have in the artworld, hanging/shipping art, fundraising or grant writing.
b. Resume.
c. Minimum Salary requirements
d. Preference for P/T or F/T
e. Names and titles of three professional references
Email your application to:
with e-mail subject line: “Studio Manager/Full Name”
Please, no phone calls.


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