“Emerging Artists Series 2019”
“Emerging Artists Series 2019” gives rising Long Island Artists a platform to talk about their work in a museum setting. Accepted artists will speak at one of six scheduled talks and have the opportunity to display their work in the Heckscher Museum of Art. This networking opportunity will give artists more visibility in the local arts community. Artists may visit heckscher.org for eligibility requirements and complete application instructions. Questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Although applications are accepted on a rolling basis, 2019 talks will be scheduled for May 9, July 11, September 12, and November 14.
Long Island Residency
For the second year, the Art League of Long Island’s Resident Artists Members Program offers Long Island-based visual and interdisciplinary artists the opportunity to develop their craft and become a leader in a creative community that has thrived for more than 60 years! Six artists will be selected from among applicants all across Long Island to serve a one-year residency. Selected resident artist members will utilize the Art League’s state of the art studios and extensive offerings of classes to expand their horizons. This is a great opportunity for those artists who are interested in finding mentorship, learning a new artistic medium, and developing the skills and confidence to teach! The Artist Residency Membership will culminate in the opportunity to teach a One-Day Workshop. Apply by March 31 and find full details at www.artleagueli.org
Call for Artists at Arts on Terry
The Patchogue Arts Council is accepting submissions from artists interested in participating in its upcoming Arts on Terry, a contemporary art street fair on June 23, 12-6pm. Artists are be allotted a booth, approximately 10 feet square, in which they are invited to present their artwork. PAC seeks artists who have uniquely creative voices in the form of self-expression. There is no submission fee, but accepted artists will be required to pay a $50 participation fee. If an artist would like to rent a 10-square-foot tent, table, and two chairs, a special vendor package is available for an additional $100. E-mail submissions to email@example.com are due by April 1. Additional opportunities are available for performers, muralists, street artists, galleries, and sculptors. For guidelines, visit www.patchoguearts.org.
Art by the Falls Call
Babylon Village Arts Council is offering 10-by-10-foot spaces to artists for its Art by the Falls event on May 18 in Argyle Park, Babylon Village. All media welcome. Artists are welcome to submit three work sample images and artist statements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline is April 15. Email the contact listed or visit babylonvillagearts.org for more information.
Call for Artists and Photographers
Main Street Nursery in Huntington is seeking artists for its June 6 Art in the Garden event. The pre-dinner event will feature live music, wine and beer, and passed hors d’ouevres. It will be highly publicized and promoted as a gallery stroll through the nursery’s tranquil summer garden. To be considered for inclusion, email three to five samples of your work to email@example.com by April 22.
Plein Air Portugal 2019
This artist retreat is geared toward photographers and landscape painters. It is co-directed by artists/educators Karen Bell and Dale Emmart. Retreats are July 15-19 in Obidos, a medieval castle town, and July 19-26 in Travanca de Monte. Learn more at pleinairportugal.com.
Art Studios Available
The Studios at Suite Pieces is collection of artists and artisans creating and displaying their works in the upper level of Suite Pieces, Huntington. Four artist studios are currently available for rent on a monthly basis. The main floor of Suite Pieces is a 10,000-square-foot creative retail shop. It includes a vintage marketplace and a DIY design boutique. The Studios aims to welcome innovative artists to be part of one of the most creative spaces in Huntington. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (631)560-9759 for more information.
Patchogue Arts Council Exhibition Opportunities
Patchogue Arts Council accepts submissions on a rolling basis for potential exhibitions. Artists may apply to be shown at the The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Co., and the Patchogue Arts Gallery. Visit www.patchoguearts.org for additional information about these opportunities.
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
Artists may apply for a Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant on an ongoing basis to gain financial support in creating new work, purchasing materials, paying studio rent, and even medical expense coverage. The grant aims to allow artists to fully focus on their work. View additional details at http://pkf.org/our-grants/.
AlterWork invites emerging contemporary artists to apply to its residency program, which provides participants with the time and space to create new work. To be considered, artists should submit proposals stating how they would hypothetically use their studio space in Long Island City, Queens. Residents also put together a solo closing reception upon program completion. For a complete explanation of the ongoing opportunity, check out www.alterworkstudios.com.
Grants for Artists
Artist Grant awards $500 to visual artists four times per year. The mission of this charitable organization is to enable artists to continue their work and contributions to society. Artists working in all media, including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, film, sculpture, ceramics, etc., are considered. Apply at www.artistgrant.org.
Call to Action: A Story-Based Strategy for Change
Herstory is committed to generating 50-100 new stories that can be connected to legislative priorities and circulated widely on the websites, social media, and newsletter of a growing coalition of Long Islanders. The intent is to give a face to those who are too often demonized and build bridges of empathy, compassion, and inclusion to counter violations of basic human rights. Learn more at longislandwins.com and the following events: Fridays, 10:30am-12pm, Hofstra University Center for Civic Engagement, Oak Street Center, Netherlands Complex, Room 116.
Seeking Craft Artists
North Fork Craft Gallery, located at the entrance to Long Island’s North Fork Wine Region, is accepting consignment applications from craft artists. All craft media are considered: jewelry, pottery, glass, metalwork, textiles, fiber, wood, wall art, wearable art, and more. Due to limited display space, traditional fine art paintings cannot be accommodated. The gallery is part of a 26-shop complex in the Shoppes at East Wind in Wading River. The Shoppes are part of a complex that includes East Wind Resort and Spa, a popular destination for weddings, conferences, and North Fork tourism. For consideration, artists should submit an application facebook.com/northforkcraftgallery and click on the link “Craft Artist Application”, or visit www.northforkcraftgallery.com/contact-us.html.
Call for Musicians
Island Symphony Orchestra presents call for musicians. Island Symphony Orchestra is an all-volunteer, island-wide group comprised of professional and amateur musicians. Please join for the concert season. Strings especially needed. Please visit www.islandsymphony.org or call Allan Sperber at 516-822-3728.
Central Islip Library Galleria
Our Galleria is a public space that hundreds of people walk through daily. There is a snack court across from the display area and seating throughout. We seek original, contemporary artwork (unframed) for monthly exhibition. Featured artists are often cited on our website. For consideration, please submit multiple photographs of recent work along with artist biography to Galleria.email@example.com; or mail to Library Galleria Committee, 33 Hawthorne Avenue, Central Islip, NY 11722; or call (631) 234234-9333, Extension 143.
The Copyright Alliance
is partnering with New York based law firm Cravath, Swaine and Moore LLP (Cravath) to assist in finding potential clients for a trial skill externship program which will launch this fall. Through this initiative, Columbia law school students, under the supervision of Cravath attorneys David Marriott and David Kappos, will provide pro bono legal counsel to individuals and small businesses on copyright issues. The goal of the program is to teach trial skills to students in the context of copyright disputes. For more information view PRO BONO FLYER or go to https://copyrightalliance.org/content/pro_bono_trial_services_0