Montehermoso 09 Art and Research Grants

Centro Cultural Montehermoso Kulturunea
Deadline: March 13th, 2009

The Centro Montehermoso Kulturunea will offer grants to support the production of thirteen projects in the categories of Art Project Production, Curatorship, Research and Film Scripts. Eight Art Project Production grants will fund artists to produce work to be exhibited at the Centro. One grant in Curatorship will allow a curator to produce an exhibition involving four contemporary artists at the Centro. Three Research grants will be awarded to develop research projects related to Contemporary Art. One Film Script grant will be awarded for the development to a script.



Arizona State University

Arizona State University Art Museum is looking for a new director (join the club). ASU is seeking a transformative Director who will engage the university and the broader community in Arizona in a dialogue about art and creativity, and who will champion the unique contribution that a contemporary art museum can make in evolving the model for "The New American University." The ASU Art Museum, which includes the internationally renowned Ceramics Research Center, is one of six units and an integral part of the Herberger College of the Arts, ASU’s fourth largest college with 3000 students. The Museum Director reports to the Dean of the College, and currently manages a $1 million annual operating budget, 19 full time staff, 5 part time staff and 24 students serving in various capacities. For more information visit the Oppenheim website.

Tenure Track Sculpture Position

University of Texas at Austin
A/D January 31, 2009

MFA required. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Start Fall 2009. Candidate should possess a broad understanding of traditional and contemporary sculptural practice and theory, and have a strong record of creative work. A wide range of knowledge in contemporary integrated technologies is welcomed. College level teaching experience beyond TA is preferred. Teach all levels of undergraduate and graduate sculpture and 3D foundations. Excellent communication skills required. Service on departmental and university committees is expected.

Please submit cover letter, CV, teaching statement, names of three persons from whom letters of reference may be obtained, 20 slides OR 10 slides and only one 3 minute video clip. Committee will not review additional materials. Applications will only be accepted on-line through slideroom.com at https://utaustinartsearch.slideroom.com. Do not send any materials to the department.

Calls for Entries

SLANT Film Festival

Aurora Picture Show
Deadline: Postmarked by February 23, 2009

SLANT, Aurora's annual film festival of short films, seeks works by Asian American filmmakers. For the ninth year, Slant will showcase an eclectic mix of the best in emerging Asian American cinema. All genres are accepted. For more information, see these details.

Artist-designed Roller Derby Flyers

Alamo City Rollergirls

Alamo City Rollergirls are accepting submissions from artists for their 2009 season flyers. Send roller derby-themed images (300 dpi, 1/4 inch border, no text) to Billie Midol at foxfab1.yahoo.com. Subject line should read: I GOT YOUR ART!!!

Video Program

Deadline: February 20, 2009

Glasstire is looking for videographers for regular gigs on their site. Send a video walkthrough of an art exhibition, (maximum length 2 minutes in .mov or .flv format,) to info@glasstire.com. You may appear on the video, interview subjects or do voiceover (or any combination thereof). The subject matter and commentary are at your discretion. Exhibitions in Texas preferred, but not required. For more info, see glasstire's open call.

Call for Exhibition Proposals

Unsolicited Proposal Program

Proposals Accepted: February 1 - February 28, 2009

apexart will accept exhibition proposals online only, and will select two proposals as part of their 2009-2010 programming. Submissions are limited to one page (600 words) explainting the idea behind the show. apexart does not accept images, catalogs, CV's or other support materials. Visit apexart's website for full submission guidelines.


Rijksakademie Residency

Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten
Deadline: February 1, 2009

The Rijksakademie has extensive technical facilities, a library and an art collection. In addition, the Rijksakademie offers residents basic facilities such as a studio, assistance by technical specialists, a work budget and mediation with accommodation and grants. There are some fifty studios where resident artists work for one to two years on research, experiments, projects and production. Resident artists pursue every medium and technique: painting, drawing, graphics, photography, sculpture, video, film, sound and digital media. Here's the online application for residencies in 2010.

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