Once again, Collaborative Concepts is hosting an exhibition of outdoor art at Saunders Farm in Garrison, NY. And once again, Marcy B. Freedman is curating a program of performance art for the opening reception on Saturday, September 2 from 2 to 6pm. This year’s theme for performance art is “In Times Like These.” If you are interested in submitting a proposal, please send an email to Marcy at email@example.com or call to chat with her at 914 271 5891.
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Curatorial Proposals for Miller Gallery
JCAL seeks innovative, socially challenging, locally relevant curatorial proposals for its Miller Gallery 2017-2018 Season.
This call is highly selective, with a preference for proposals that can contribute a voice to our current history and changing environment; as a non-profit arts organization, the community of Jamaica, Queens, concepts in the expanding field of visual arts, concepts that are socially or politically aware. Curators and Curatorial Teams with a record of successful execution of exhibition planning and implementation are encouraged to apply. An inventive public program included with the exhibition proposal is highly desirable.
Available Opportunities: 2 – 4 proposals will be chosen
Application Deadline: June 15, 2017
Announcement of Acceptance: July 2017
For complete details and application, click here.
About JCAL – Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL), founded in 1972, is the only NYC Cultural Institution Group Member (CIG) and multidisciplinary arts organization based in Southeast Queens. Under its management is the JCAL headquarters building (former Queens Registry) on 161-04 Jamaica Ave and ( the Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC) former First Reformed Dutch Church), which showcases professional artists & performers, since 2008.
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SummerFest Poster Contest
at Cross County Shopping Center
Cross County Shopping Center will host a contest for area artists to design a poster promoting SummerFest. The theme of the artwork should reflect the spirit SummerFest, which includes outdoor concerts, fireworks, kid’s DJ dance parties, fitness classes and style trends – these events all take place at Cross County Shopping Center, an outdoor mall in Yonkers, NY with more than 100 national retailers and restaurants.
Artists are invited to submit their original artwork for the chance to win cash prizes. The 1st Place winning entry will be reproduced as a high-quality, limited-edition poster to be sold at the annual fireworks event on Friday, June 30, 2017.
- First Place: $1,500
- Second Place: $750
- Third Place: $500
The first place winner’s artwork will also be used to promote the 2017 SummerFest season, including but not limited to: on the center’s website, promotional posters, flyer and some printed and digital collateral materials. Acceptance of the award will grant Cross County Shopping Center the right to reproduce the art only for the purpose of promoting SummerFest. The original art will remain the property of the artist.
CLICK HERE for complete guidelines and entry form.
All media are accepted, except computer generated art. Entry will be via email submission only.
The deadline for entries is midnight EST on Friday, June 2, 2017. There is no fee to enter. The winner will be announced by June 9, 2017 via phone and email then announced to the public on the center’s website and social media pages.
See past photos of SummerFest events at Facebook.com/crosscountyshoppingcenter or click here: http://bit.ly/2mTmWVX.