During the #COVID19 crisis, we'll be compiling resources for artists and arts organizations who are experiencing personal or business losses. This list will be updated weekly as news and information become available. Check out today's edition here: https://conta.cc/2DsxuEE #NJarts
On 8/6, #CCAwardee Lynn Hershman Leeson will unpack some of the ideas behind the works in her exhibition at the @newmuseum, which often illuminate the political and social consequences of scientific advances on our most intimate selves. http://ow.ly/2b9o50APgIy
Red Bull Arts is expanding their Detroit Microgrant Program to support artists in 20 cities across the US. This initiative directly supports our community of artists through providing unrestricted, $1000 grants each month to artists. http://ow.ly/7YVX50AKmXt
CaFÉ artist Mechel Bell created this acrylic piece, Splish, in 2019 as part of their Birds of Spring collection. #Washington
#WayOutWest #Acrylic #ArtOfTheDay
.@ArtistReliefOrg is live! Join Colleen Jennings-Roggensack and Marc Bamuthi Joseph as they discuss the responsibilities of the presenting institution to artists and to their communities.
FOUNDWORK ART PRIZE : $10,000 JURIED GRANT WITH STUDIO VISITS & INTERVIEW - Deadline: 10/15/20: Calling artists worldwide. Unrestricted $10,000 grant & studio visits with the jurors, curators & gallerists. Three artists also featured in interviews... https://artdeadline.com/ops/foundwork/
How do we uplift the voices of BIPOC performing artists? Colleen Jennings-Roggensack and Marc @bamuthi Joseph discuss today at 6pm ET as part of @ArtistReliefOrg's ongoing conversation series.
Deadline to nominate an organization in the West for the Regional Arts Resilience Fund is this Friday, July 31! https://www.westaf.org/westaf-now-accepting-nominations-for-the-united-states-regional-arts-resilience-fund/ #ArtsResilienceFund
Robin Olsen ( @robinolsenart on Instagram ) is the artist behind this mixed media painting, titled And the Livin' Is Easy, 2019. #Oregon
See more of Olsen's work at http://robinolsenart.com
#WayOutWest #MixedMedia #ArtOfTheDay
Artists or artist collectives are eligible to apply for the @oandbinstitute Belonging Artist Residency. Residents will receive a $15,000 honorarium, materials and travel budget, and other forms of support. Apply by Aug 20. http://ow.ly/xs0F50ALzqc
Congrats to the writers who were longlisted for a Booker Prize, including #CCAwardee @MaazaMengiste for her book THE SHADOW KING! The book tells the story of the Ethiopian women who fought in the 1930s Italo-Ethiopian War. http://ow.ly/Aure50ALnFL
Artists are natural entrepreneurs: "They think about their projects as launching new businesses. They’re constantly moving from project to project," our Director of Institutional Advancement, Kerri Schlottman told @thekarmaimpact. http://ow.ly/DYJZ50AKxRZ
We're live! Join us for this conversation on Adaptive Platforms for Artist Resilience.
Put a pin in it! #makepublicartmorepublic by submitting public art (individual works and/or collections) to the Public Art Archive. All public art included in PAA is available to the public at no cost on our desktop site and locate app, built for finding public art on-the-go!
A nice thread from Kate Petty who argues its time to rethink online book events—instead of mimicking in-person readings, we could do more to use digital tools to make them more engaging.
Artists and artist-centered organizations have adapted their practice to accommodate needs during COVID, evolving in the process. Today at 4pm ET, Kyle Dacuyan, Ali Rosa-Salas, Wes Taylor, and Tara Aisha Willis will discuss tactics they have developed. https://youtu.be/a-lIRfwhZQ0
In this time of concurrent crises and cultural upheaval, how do we uplift the voices of BIPOC artists in the performing arts? Colleen Jennings-Roggensack and Marc @bamuthi Joseph discuss 7/30 as part of @ArtistReliefOrg's ongoing conversation series. https://youtu.be/XGPkFNfSKX4
CaFÉ artist Martha Shade ( @marwitshade on Instagram ) created this hand-stitched, cotton thread and linen piece, Graceful Arms, in 2018. Photo by Camille Simone. #Washington
Find more of Shade's work at http://Marthashade.blogspot.com
A group of Folk and Traditional Arts organizations and stakeholders, with the support of @texasfolklife, will award grants of $500 to community-based folk and traditional artists impacted by COVID-19.
Find more info here: https://texasfolklife.org/article/announcing-the-launch-of-the-texas-folk-traditional-artist-covid-19-relief-fund
On a hallucinatory road trip, the spirits of Elvis Presley and Theodore Roosevelt battle over the soul of Ann, a painfully shy meat-processing plant worker. #CCAwardee @theteamplays reunite over their performance, ROOSEVELVIS, 8/1. http://ow.ly/61Em50AJbC3
Adaptive Platforms for Artist Resilience 🔮a FREE webinar from @creativecap exploring ways in which artist-centered organizations are pivoting to accommodate artists’ needs during COVID. July 28. https://buff.ly/2OTcBF5
Arts Across America launches today! Don't miss this unique digital concert series brought to you by Facebook and The Kennedy Center. Performances can be streamed live on Facebook, YouTube, and the Kennedy Center website, five days a week at 4 p.m. ET. https://bit.ly/2P12lut
Deadline to nominate an organization in the West for the @WESTAF Regional Arts Resilience Fund is this Friday, July 31!
FARIS FOUNDATION “ART IS HOPE” COMPETITION - U.S. National Deadline: 9/20/20: Submit work to the inaugural “Art is HOPE” competition with the goal of bringing awareness to Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September. Cash awards... https://artdeadline.com/ops/faris-foundation/
.@LMCC's residency supports artists, writers, cultural workers, creative practitioners living and working in NYC. Residents receive temporary space to work on the island. Apply by Aug 6. http://ow.ly/EKha50AFr5D