Exhibition Space in Bushwick Pays Artists Honoraria for Long-term Installation Display

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Silent Barn is a Bushwick, Brooklyn based exhibition space. They have a live performance space, artist studios and a live/work artist-in-residency program and more.

They consider themselves a DIY space. Silent Barn is on the hunt for installation works and visual artworks to fill their large white walls and the soaring ceilings of their three-story stairwell.

Silent Barn is able to provide access to materials (hardware, paint, wood, etc.) and funding with a $200 honoraria for the work(s), plus other assistance such as helping seek grant funding for projects, assist with installing your art and more.

Once installed, Silent Barn will include your work in their online gallery and publicize your work.

They’d like to install works now and into the Spring of 2015. They are especially seeking artworks that can stay on display for a minimum of six months (shorter is OK too).

Deadline for submissions is April 1.

If you’re interested, they have a Google group you can email silentbarnresidents@googlegroups.com with your intentions, sample works, and artist bio. The current residents will review proposals and get in touch with you for more.

Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11206
USA
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Talbot Gallery, Dublin, Artist Submissions Open Call Deadline Today

Talbot Gallery, Dublin, Open Call for Submissions for 2014

Talbot Gallery Studios strives to support artists by providing exhibition opportunities and affordable studio spaces. The gallery space consists of six artist studios and an exhibition area that benefits from its city center location.

Talbot Gallery & Studios is inviting submissions of proposals from artists for its 2014 exhibition season. Diversity of art practice is welcome. Therefore, proposals are invited from artists who work in every medium. There is no application fee.

Deadline: 16 November 2013

Applicants can submit proposals for the following:

-Solo Exhibition – an opportunity for individuals wishing to present a cohesive body of work, which enables the artist to push the boundaries of their practice.
-Artist Initiative Project – this allows an artist or group of artists to use the gallery space for a fee outside of the program of scheduled exhibitions.
-Group Project Selection- artists work may be selected to be part of a curated group project.

Open Call full details here:  http://www.talbotgallery.com/events-current.php

Talbot Gallery Studios
http://www.talbotgallery.com/

Talbot Gallery
51 Talbot Street
Dublin 1
00353 18556599

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For many more international gallery listings and calls for submissions and proposals, go here:

 International Art Gallery list PDF http://artistmarketingresources.webs.com/apps/webstore/products/show/2969593

Artists Join In Building a New Kind of Community in Braddock, PA

There is a rumor going around the arts community that the Mayor of Braddock, who himself lives in a warehouse space, will give free studio workspace to professional artists to bring them to his decaying town. Braddock, Pennsylvania may be the poorest, most rundown urban area in the United States, where you can buy an empty house–and there are plenty to choose from–for less than five thousand dollars. Braddock sits on a river’s edge and is about a twenty-minute highway drive from Pittsburgh.

I sent the mayor an email just yesterday, requesting details on opportunities for artists, and will post a follow-up here when I learn more.

Some Braddock projects:

Major public art projects and a Community Center.

The historic and first Carnegie Library in Braddock has a screen print shop program and Braddock ceramic studio program with a unique water filter project.

The Unsmoke Art Space in Braddock is an exhibition space with related projects, including independent Small Press publishing venture Braddock Avenue Books.

Braddock Redux, a project  to mobilize like-minded people of all ages from both within and outside the community for the betterment of the Braddock through training opportunities, art initiatives, green initiatives, employment opportunities, the creative re-use of existing structures, and through the flexibility to respond to other opportunities that arise. http://braddockredux.org/

Into the Furnace a writer-in-residence program in Braddock, PA. Into the Furnace offers an adventuresome creative person, whose work and work ethic can benefit from the energy Braddock has to offer, up to 9 months of creative work time at their urban residency. http://intothefurnace.wordpress.com/.

Unsmoke provides space for the local office of the Berkeley-based company Bibliopolis. Bibliopolis provides complete e-commerce website development, technical support, and hosting as well as database services for the used, out-of-print and antiquarian bookseller.

Next door to Unsmoke sits the Roadbourne custom furniture design warehouse where craftsmen and women work from reclaimed wood and other materials.

New Guild Studio in Braddock specializes in restoring and reimagining liturgical art. Check out what they do at www.newguildstudio.com

Braddock Farms grows organic produce on 10 acres of reclaimed urban land, supplying herbs and vegetables to regional restaurants.

Fossil Free Fuels has made and fueled biodiesel since 2005 for those who want your fuel from a deep fryer instead of deep in the Earth.

Paris / NYC Artist Studios Database Accepting Submissions

ARTISTS STUDIOS is an online database of the strongest non-represented art in the New York City greater metropolitan area–and, now, Paris. The Artists Studios online database of non-represented art seeks to create an online space in which one can view art that is less accessible than art created by represented artists.

Artist Studios is currently accepting online submissions from artists who wish to be included in the AS | ARTISTS STUDIOS database.

Artists are selected primarily on the basis of their artwork. AS/Artist Studios expects artists to be committed and have a body of completed work. However, they do not require formal training nor education.

To be considered, all applicants must be 1. located in New York City and the greater metropolitan region; 2. not represented by any New York City gallery, and; 3. not enrolled in an academic program. Artists in residency programs may apply.

Applicants should contact submissions@artists-studios.com  if you receive an error response please email info@artists-studios.com with “Submission” in the subject line.

Moreover, provide a brief bio, artist statement, resume or curriculum vitae, maximum of ten images of artwork, and link to website (if applicable).

AS does not review artist portfolios or meet with artists in person until they have received and reviewed applications. Please allow us up to two weeks for response.

Accepted artists must meet with an AS | ARTISTS STUDIOS representative to present artwork. Further details are provided after acceptance.

Jill Conner, founder of AS | ARTISTS STUDIOS, is the New York Editor of WM | Whitehot Magazine as well as the Editor of On-Verge | Alternative Art Criticism, a collaboration between the International Association of Art Critics (AICA) and CUE Art Foundation. As an independent curator, Jill is interested in opening discourse for strong art that has been overlooked. Upcoming projects include a curated group exhibition at A.I.R. Gallery in Spring 2013 as well as THAW a group show that will appear at the Dorsky Gallery in November 2013.
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