Opportunities

MAPortunities

Maryland Art Place offers a variety of opportunities to artists throughout the year ranging from exhibition open submissions and general calls for entry. Below is a listing of MAP's current opportunites. Artists and curators wishing to submit a proposal to MAP may do so through the “open submission” process which will be posted soon.

Maportunities

Artist Opportunities

Request for Proposals: SUNNYFIELDS: 4/22

Request for Proposals: SUNNYFIELDS
Application Deadline: Friday, April 22nd, 5pm

Maryland Art Place (MAP) is now accepting applications for its spring 2016 IMPACT project at Sunnyfields located 6305 Falls Road Baltimore, MD 21209. This Spring, MAP is partnering with the Sunnyfields, a division of Delbert Adams for an artist or several artists to display their work within the Sunnyfields retail space and gallery as part of the one year anniversary of the Sunnyfields showroom.

IMPACT is an annual, public art program developed to extend Maryland Art Place’s reach to broader audiences brining the work of living artists into the public eye. Each IMPACT project is unique and developed based on the partnering site.

**Artists are strongly encouraged to visit Sunnyfields prior to submission. Collectively MAP and Sunnyfields are seeking already created, contemporary works of art.

Eligibility: This call for proposals is open to all artists residing in the state of Maryland.

**Please note that work should be appropriate for viewers of all ages.

The selected artist or artists will need to drop the chosen work to Sunnyfields on Monday May 16th between 10-4pm. MAP will offer a loan agreement to each participating artist prior to the exhibition opening which will be held Thursday evening May 19, 2016. All works will be insured by Maryland Art Place.

Please send your proposal to impact@mdartplace.org by 5pm, Friday April 22, 2016. Along with your application, you are welcome to submit up to 10 images. Fee: $10 to submit, free for MAP Members.

Application Deadline: 5pm, Friday April 22, 2016. Download the application HERE.

GENERAL TIMELINE:

RFP: March 29, 2016
Deadline: 5pm, Friday April 22, 2016.
Announce selected artist/artist team: Monday May 2, 2016
Public Announcement: Released the week of May 2, 216
Artwork Drop-off: Monday May 16 between 10-4pm Installation: (handled by Sunnyfields) May 16 – 18, 2016 Opening Reception: Thursday, May 19
De-installation of Work: TBD

About Maryland Art Place: Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.

About Sunnyfields: Sunnyfields offers the full range of services you need for home projects that incorporate our exceptional portfolio of hand-crafted cabinetry. Sunnyfields can help you sharpen your vision for your project, select cabinetry and finishes, and plan and manage installation through the final details.

With more than 25 years experience in custom homebuilding, renovations, and historic preservation, the team who founded Sunnyfields has built a solid reputation for unparalleled attention to detail and commitment to quality and service.

Sunnyfields is redefining “home center” for our region. At the heart of everything they do is a commitment to meet their customers’ needs. Sunnyfields constantly seeks out new and innovative products and services, embraces efficient technologies and green construction methods, and seeks out hand-crafted, design-forward products.

Our Mission

Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.

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Phone: 410.962.8565
E-mail: map@mdartplace.org