MSP Public Art Mentorship

Artist opportunity!

Airport Foundation MSP (Saint Paul, MN)

The Airport Foundation MSP and Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) are now accepting applications for an exciting mentorship opportunity! A chosen mentee will learn from and assist the artist selected to create a signature artwork for the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. Regional emerging and mid-career artist are encouraged to apply. The project will last three to four years, and the mentee will be awarded an annual stipend of $5,000 to $7,000 for their work. This position is part of the Arts@MSP program, a collaboration between MAC and the Airport Foundation MSP to strengthen the airport’s connection to the local arts community. To learn more and apply, visit the Airport Foundation MSP’s website via the link below!

Application Deadline: April 6

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Stand Out Prints: A Juried Exhibition

Call for submissions!

Highpoint Center for Printmaking (Minneapolis, MN)

Stand Out Prints, Highpoint Center for Printmaking’s fourth juried print exhibition, will be held  in its 1,000+ square foot gallery this  fall. Highpoint is currently accepting examples of contemporary printmaking, including lithography, relief, intaglio, screenprinting, and monotype. Artists must be at least 18, and their work must have been completed since 2016 to be considered. Prizes include $3,000 in cash and more than $200 in gift certificates. To learn more and apply, visit Highpoint’s website via the link below!

Submission Deadline: June 1
Artist Notification: July 20
Accepted Work Due at HP: August 23
Exhibition Dates: September 7 – October 6
Opening Reception: September 7

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PlySpace Residency Program

Residency opportunity!

PlySpace (Muncie, IN)

Visual artists, writers, performers, designers, and other creative individuals are invited to apply to PlySpace’s Residency Program! PlySpace is a new artist-in-residence program that gives artists the time, space, and resources they require to pursue their creative projects. The residency length can be anywhere between 4 to 12 weeks, and lodging and studio space are provided. Applications for the summer residency are now being accepted. Submission details and more information are available on PlySpace’s website at the link below.

Submission Deadline: March 15

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CBAA Student Member Scholarships

Call for artists!

College book art association (Rochester, NY)

The deadline is approaching for CBAA student member scholarship applications at three book arts institutions! Current student members at the College Book Art Association are invited to apply for full-tuition scholarships at Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation, Wells Book Arts Summer Institute, and Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. In the case of Morgan Art, recent alumni members of CBAA are also welcome to apply. Additional details are available on CBAA’s website via the link below.

Submission Deadline: March 15

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Women’s Studio Workshop Residency Opportunity

Residency opportunity

Women’s Studio Workshop (Rosendale, NY)

Women’s Studio Workshop has a variety of funded and subsidized residency opportunities for artists, including several specifically for book and print artists. Program requirements and additional details are available on the WSW website at the link below.

  • Artists’ Books Residency Grant, a 6-8 week residency for an artist to produce a limited edition artist’s book. Deadline: November 15.
  • Art-in-Education Book Arts Residency Grant, an 8-10 week residency focused on creating a limited edition artist’s book, while also working with students during our Art-in-Education program. Deadline: November 15.
  • Studio Residency Grant / Legacy Artists Residency Grant: 6 weeks working in WSW’s printmaking, papermaking, book arts or ceramics studios to create a new body of work. Deadline: April 1.

Deadline: Applications are reviewed annually at the deadlines mentioned above.

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Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Residency

Residency opportunity

Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts (Nebraska City, NE)

The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts in Nebraska City, NE offers 2- to 8-week residencies year-round for writers, visual artists, and music composers. Housing, studio space, $100/week stipend are provided. Approximately 60 residencies are awarded per year. $35 application fee.

Deadline: March 1 and September 1 of each year

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College Book Art Association: Openings

Call for papers!

Openings: Studies in Book Art
College Book Art Association

Openings is the CBAA’s peer-reviewed journal publishing critical, historical and theoretical articles, reviews and interviews about book art and its pedagogy.

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