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MRAC Grant Program changes for FY2018

Changes to MRAC Grant Programs in FY18 Our new fiscal year starts July 1 which means it is time to share our updated grant guidelines and calendar. There are several changes to the programs, which we are excited to share with you. As part of MRAC’s organizational goal to increase access and streamline the process for applying for… Continue reading MRAC Grant Program changes for FY2018

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American Craft Council Call for Submissions for Display Artists

Call for Submissions | On View at ACC The American Craft Council is seeking local and regional artists and organizations to display work at ACC headquarters in Minneapolis. The work will be on display for library and office visitors as examples of work supported by ACC. Preference is given to works using clay, fiber, glass, metal,… Continue reading American Craft Council Call for Submissions for Display Artists

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2017 NorthStar Watermedia Call for Entry

NorthStar Watermedia Society presents the 2017 NorthStar National Watermedia Juried Exhibition, Oct. 2-31, 2017. Open to all watermedia on various types of surfaces. $4800 in cash and other prizes are guaranteed (in 2016, we topped $9000 in awards). Juror is David Feinberg (full credentials in the prospectus). All entries to be submitted online: www.callforentry.org Submission… Continue reading 2017 NorthStar Watermedia Call for Entry

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St. Louis Park Artist-Designed Utility Boxes Call

Request for Proposals Submissions due April 28th Up to $525 stipend available Friends of the Arts is partnering with the City of St. Louis Park to bring creativity and vibrancy to our communities through artist-designed utility boxes. Three submissions will be chosen as pre-approved images from which neighborhood groups and community organizations may choose when… Continue reading St. Louis Park Artist-Designed Utility Boxes Call

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The Dress Project: Exploring Women’s Power Through Women’s Clothes

This is part of a guest post on the WomenArts blog recently, exploring women’s quiet power through clothing: “The Dress as a Lens into Women’s Lives In every instance, the dress offered an amazing lens into the woman’s unique expression of individual spirit and life experience. City Councilwoman Karen Mejia was born in El Salvador… Continue reading The Dress Project: Exploring Women’s Power Through Women’s Clothes

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Society of Minnesota Sculptors Annual Exhibition Call for Entry

Call for Entries Society of Minnesota Sculptors 2017 Annual Exhibition “Contours of Spring” April 12th through April 30th Minnesota Landscape Arboretum • 3675 Arboretum Drive • Chaska Minnesota Eligibility and Media This exhibition is open members of the Society of Minnesota Sculptors who have paid-up dues through December 2017. All works must be original, of… Continue reading Society of Minnesota Sculptors Annual Exhibition Call for Entry

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Woman Made Gallery: Call for Art | GrassRoots

Exhibition: GrassRoots May 5 – June 17, 2017 Open to all artists from the international community, ‘GrassRoots’, curated by Pamela Callahan and Deb Flagel, seeks to highlight the interconnectedness of our natural world through social, economic, philosophical and spiritual interactions.  How do these ideologies guide to protect our vast, yet fragile ecosystems which are contained in… Continue reading Woman Made Gallery: Call for Art | GrassRoots