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Photographing Your Artwork with Max Yawney – Application Deadline April 26

This workshop will cover basic low cost methods for documenting a variety of art works in a professional manner.

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How To Move Your Art Supplies And Keep Them Protected by Aimee Lyons

Moving to a new home or studio space can be a stressful event for an artist, in part because most artists own quite a few supplies and tools which need to be carefully packed and transported. Small, breakable drawing tools, temperature-dependent clay, and sharp sculpting tools are just a few of the things an artist has to think about when packing up for a move.

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Perfecting Your Written Materials with Rebecca Allan – Application Deadline April 10th

This hands-on workshop is intended for professional and emerging artists who would like to improve upon their artist statements and promotional materials. Bronx-based visual artist and arts writer Rebecca Allan will discuss basic strategies for developing, drafting, and editing your statement so that it accurately reflects your work and can also be adapted for grant applications, artist talks, and website content.

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Open Call: NYC Percent for Art for NYPD 40th Precinct Community Room | Deadline: 3/31/17

The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) Percent for Art Program, in conjunction with the New York Police Department (NYPD) and the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) is issuing this Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) to engage an artist or artist team (Artist) to create a permanent public artwork for the community room of the new 40th Police Precinct Station House at East 149th Street and St. Ann’s Avenue in the Bronx.

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CreateNYC Artist & Cultural Worker Survey

CreateNYC Artist & Cultural Worker Survey THANK YOU FOR BEING A PART OF NYC’S FIRST EVER CULTURAL PLAN! The NYC Department of Cultural Affairs is seeking to understand the needs of the City’s cultural field. Your input is extremely important and will inform the recommendations for CreateNYC, the City’s first-ever cultural plan, currently underway (visit

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CALL FOR ARTISTS – NYFA Learning | Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp for Artists of Color – DEADLINE: February 8, 2017

Customized to fit the needs of participants and partners, the Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp, offered by NYFA since 2010, is an intensive, multi-day professional development opportunity that delves into the fundamental principles of sustainability in the arts. Topics featured include finance, law, marketing, and fundraising.

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6BASE, A new space for art in the South Bronx

There’s a new space for art in the South Bronx. Founded by art aficionado Marina Gluckman in June 2016, 6BASE is a rotating artist’s studio and exhibition program. Artists are invited to use the space as their studio for a month and then present their work in an exhibition after their residency.

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OPEN CALL FOR CURATORIAL PROPOSALS – BxAA Armory Arts Week Exhibition – Deadline: November 30th

The Bronx Arts Alliance seeks innovative, fresh exhibition proposals from curators in the New York City metro area for our annual Armory Arts Week Exhibition in the Bronx in March, 2017.

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BCA Call for Teaching Artists – Deadline: November 30th

SU-CASA is a community arts engagement program that places artists and organizations in residence at senior centers across the five boroughs of New York City. The program provides selected artists with a stipend in exchange for the creation and delivery of arts programming for seniors.

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Call for Artists | BRAC – Visual, Installation & Performance Artists wanted for “Work in Progress” Pop-Up Exhibition | Deadline: October 20

The Bronx River Art Center is excited to announce their upcoming exhibition, “Work In Progress”, a Pop-Up exhibition at the newly transformed Rex Hall, and they invite you to submit your artwork as well as proposals for Saturday community workshops in the space.

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