Call for Performance Proposals

Burnt Asphalt in the Studio

UrbanGlass seeks proposals from artists and artist collectives for performance works to be presented in the studio in 2019. Artists will receive up to one full day of access to the UrbanGlass studio to practice and up to 1⁄2 tank of molten glass, along with a $1,000 budget that can be allocated towards materials, travel, and an honorarium.

How to submit an application: Send an email to with subject line “2019 Performance Proposal.” In the body of the email please include your name, email address, and phone number and please attach the following (any proposals written in the body of the email will not be accepted):

  • 1 Page Proposal (PDF)
  • Artist CV (PDF
  • Five images- Images must be JPG files only, 300 dpi at 3” x 5,” and please label each file with your last name and the number corresponding to your image list (Example: Smith01.jpeg)

Submission deadline: Friday, November 16th at Midnight EST.

Proposals will be evaluated by a panel of artists, curators, and UrbanGlass staff and the selected performance will be scheduled at a time that is mutually convenient in the next year. The selected submissions will be announced and notified by March 2019.

Questions? Please call 718-625-3685 or email