Opportunities

Resource Bulletin

The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin

The MSAC Online Resource Bulletin, maintained by the Maryland Art Place, includes regional, national, and international exhibition opportunities, grants, fellowships, residencies, and information on available studio spaces in the area. The Resource Bulletin is updated on a weekly basis and maintains hundreds of listings of arts opportunities, organized by subject and deadline date. If you have information that you wish to have included in the Resource Bulletin, please send it to: caitlin@mdartplace.org

FOR COVID-19 Resources click HERE

Disclaimer: Maryland Art Place and The Maryland State Arts Council cannot, at this time, screen all bulletin submissions. Artists should carefully consider each listing before submitting materials or sending fees. Bulletin opportunities should be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the listing deadline. 
 
The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin is supported by the Maryland State Arts Council.
 

Other Resources

Job Listing: Photo Lab Technician: Ongoing

Job Listing: Photo Lab Technician: Ongoing 

Full Circle Fine Art Services is currently searching for a Photo Lab Technician to join our team!

Responsibilities include:
processing color negative (C41) and black & white film using machine
and small tank procedures. The technician is responsible for all roll film related scanning on our
HS1800, as well as corrections and delivery of finished orders to the client. Additionally, the
Photo Lab Technician is responsible for assisting in maintaining the RA-4 processor, the color
darkrooms, as well as the B&W darkrooms. This position requires exceptional attention to detail and a high level of organization. The candidate must not be daunted by repetitive action or a fast-paced environment.

This position is permanent and requires approximately 20-30 hours per week . Some Saturday hours may be required. Daily starting hours can be flexible. This position is paid hourly and the starting wage is based on knowledge of film photography and previous professional experience. The new hire will be trained and with periodic performance reviews, be compensated accordingly.

Required Experience:
1-3 years work experience in film processing and/ or photo lab maintenance|
Knowledge of chemical safety
Scanning
Color Correction
Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop, Bridge
Principles of Photography
Respect for the medium of film

Additional Qualifications:
Confident and adept knowledge of film processing techniques. Candidate must be highly motivated and self organized, take directions well and work well in a group environment. Must also be collaborative in nature. Must be friendly and capable of dealing with customers from time to time. Commitment to excellence. Flexible in responsibilities. Extremely rigorous and methodical; preferring systematic oriented tasks. Mechanically inclined is a plus. A background or degree in photography is very helpful. Interest in growing with our company.

Please apply by emailing a CV & letter of interest in the form of a PDF to info@fullcirclephoto.com. Include “Photo Lab Technician” in the subject line.

 

Financial Resources: A Guide to COVID-19 and Your Finances: Ongoing

A Guide to COVID-19 and Your Finances: What You Need to Know

 

As the novel coronavirus continues to infect people across the nation, COVID-19 is forcing businesses to shut down and causing millions of Americans to file for unemployment. In response, the U.S. federal government has introduced the CARES Act to provide financial assistance to individuals, small businesses and health care providers in an attempt to stabilize the economy.

 

This comprehensive guild written by Kim Borwick on behalf of Annuity.org aims to increase financial literacy by covering topics such as:

 

Global Economy

Federal Benefits

Economic Impact Payment

Taxes

Unemployment

Health Care

Mortgages and Housing

Small Businesses

Retirement Plans

Credit and Loans

 

For more information click here

 

Video Game Design

Earn a Bachelor's Degree in Video Game Design!

With the influx of people staying at home due to COVID-19, video games have become a multifaceted past time. Even teachers have begun to turn to video games to help teach romotely on toics such as hostory and geography. Video game designers are a cruicial part of maintaining a constant flow of new games so that people will not only have new games to play, but also to learn from them.

Our team at TheBestSchools.org wanted to share our Video Game Design Degree Guide for those that are interested in pursuing a career in video game design. Video game designers are becoming much more essential with the unknwon period of time that our society will have to social distance.

For more information click here.

Call for Teaching Artists: Bright stARTS: Ongoing

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is seeking talented Teaching Artists to join the Bright StARTS program arts education team.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Reporting to the Bright StARTS Program Coordinator, Teaching Artists are practicing artists in the disciplines of dance, music, theatre, and visual arts who are committed to working with educators and young people. The Bright StARTS program brings high-quality arts enrichment to the youth of Baltimore City by working through established after-school, summer and at-risk youth centers. Applicants must demonstrate expertise working as professional artists, a strong commitment to working with educators and young people, strong communication and interpersonal skills, an ability to facilitate group decision-making, an ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and a strong attention to detail.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Minimum (2) years teaching artist experience and/or substantial training in teaching artistry.
  • Strong content knowledge in specific arts genre.
  • Commitment to serving children in typically under-represented communities.
  • Excellent verbal and written commutation skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with adults and children.
  • Experience with: multiple age groups, various educational settings, working with dual language learners, and children with special needs is a plus. 

Deadline: Ongoing

For more information, click here

HELPFUL LINKS

Maryland Art Organizations

Maryland Artist Prizes

Maryland and Baltimore Art Grants

National Art Organizations

Artist Pension Fund
Creative Time
Fractured Atlas
CODAworx

Baltimore Area Arts Job Opportunities

Art Opportunities Bulletins 

Art Opportunities Monthly
College Art Association
New York Foundation for the Arts
Chicago Artist Resource
Rhizome
Re-title International Contemporary Art
Wooloo
H
i-Beam
C
alifornia Arts Council

Artists Residency Websites

National Grants and Commissions Websites

National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities
Warhol Foundation
Joan Mitchell Foundation
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
Americans for the Arts
John Simon Guggenheim Foundation

Crowdfunding Sources

Indiegogo
Kickstarter
Go Get Funding

Artists Website and Portfolio Platforms

Cargo Collective
Index Exhibit
Other People's Pixels
S
quare Space
Wix
Wordpress

Fellowships

Hamiltonian Fellowship
Center For Emerging Visual Artists (eligible to artists based within 100 Miles of Philadelphia)
Smithsonian Fellowships and Internships

 

Call for Proposals: d | a | c Art Space: Ongoing

The mission for d | a | c concept is to present opportunities for artists and designers to exhibit and put forward their unique expression, to find platforms for exposure, and broker sales for the emerging artist and/ or designer, all the while creating bridges towards collectors. They provide a modern, efficient platform whereby emerging and established artists and designers can express and exhibit their work to a wide, qualified audience of galleries, collectors and institutions. Their primary objective is to protect the artist’s integrity and vision while securing reasonable compensation for their creative assets.

Entry Fee: $35

To apply for Art Space, click here.

Volunteers Wanted: HAMILTON ARTS COLLECTIVE: Ongoing

Hamilton Arts Collective is looking for motivated folks who would like to volunteer 10 to 15 hours a month to help keep the HAC moving through the coming months. See how things are run first-hand, munch on some complimentary concessions, and see any show you help with for free.

Please contact through email at s-b-t@hushmail.com if you are interested.

Volunteers wanted: The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County: Ongoing

Volunteers needed to help conduct audience surveys for the County's Arts and Humanities Economic Impact Study. Volunteers must be willing to attend a short training session and to attend live arts events in Montgomery County. For more information, please e-mail grants@creativemoco.com.

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.

Contact Us

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

     
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