Opportunities for Artists and Organizations

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All for Water - Call for Submissions

All for Water - Call for Submissions

Category: Call to Artists
All for Water - Call for Submissions UN-Water, an inter-agency of the United Nations, states that water is at the heart of adaptation to climate change, serving as the crucial link between the climate system, human society and the environment. They also estimate that by 2050 there will be insufficient freshwater for all the earth's inhabitants. Currently, Canada's lakes, rivers, streams and wet...
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Fringe Indigenous Artist Program

Fringe Indigenous Artist Program

Posted by: Intrepid Theatre
Category: Call to Artists
Intrepid Theatre, producer of the Victoria Fringe, is located on the traditional and unceded territories, of the Lekwungen People, now known as the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations. We are committed to offering creative opportunities to artists and audiences, and building inclusive festivals that connect diverse communities through performance. APPLICATION DEADLINE January 13, 2020 5pm PST WHA...
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Understanding the Financial Aspects of Renting, Leasing and Licensing Space

Understanding the Financial Aspects of Renting, Leasing and Licensing Space

Posted by: City of Victoria
Are you a Non-profit, charitable or social enterprise organization renting, leasing or licensing space? Want to learn more about the costs of renting, leasing and licensing space, and how to protect your organization from added expense? Then this workshop is for you! For complete information please visit: https://www.socialpurposerealestate.net/events/RLO_Workshops...
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GVPAF Section Head - Senior Piano

GVPAF Section Head - Senior Piano

Category: Volunteering
The Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival Association is a volunteer-based organization.  We are dedicated to working with performing arts educators to develop artistic skills and a love of the performing arts for all ages and skill levels in music, dance and speech arts.  We are currently seeking Section Heads for Senior Piano. The Section Head is responsible for administration spec...
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"World" Online International Juried Exhibition

Posted by: Gallery Ring
Category: Call to Artists
Gallery Ring is excited to go on a trip around the world! Artists are invited to submit and share works of places that they hold dear because of personal significance or that simply made a lasting impression and captured their hearts forever, such as their homeland, favourite travel spot, beloved park or restaurant, cherished street or creek, grandmother's house, treasured church etc. E...
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Regional Black Canadians Forum

Regional Black Canadians Forum

Category: Volunteering
Hello my people. I am looking for BC Black Canadians (People of African Descend) for a Focus group-Forum I am planning for February. The forum will tackle the following topics: - Black Ownership & Generating Wealth, - Media Representation & Arts - Black Identity, - Mental & Physical Health, - Accessing Justice & Community Safety, - Migration and Inclusion, - Education - Democratic Engage...
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OPPORTUNITY FOR PLAYWRIGHTS

OPPORTUNITY FOR PLAYWRIGHTS

Category: Call to Artists
Are you a playwright living on Vancouver Island or surrounding islands? Or a local writer in another medium trying your hand at play-writing? Would you like to hear your characters speak the words you have given them? We have created the free "Scene & Heard” play-reading events just for you. Send us an excerpt of your play-in-progress (up to 12 pages) and we'll hand-pick experienced actors to gi...
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WomenCinemakers 2020 - Biennale for women filmmakers and artists

WomenCinemakers 2020 - Biennale for women filmmakers and artists

Posted by: WomenCinemakers
Category: Call to Artists
WomenCinemakers is now accepting submissions from female filmmakers, directors and producers for its 2020 Biennial Edition. We are looking for shorts, documentaries and features written, directed or produced by women. There are five categories that can be entered: • Independent Cinema • Documentary • Dance Video • Performance • Experimental cinema In order to submit yo...
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Call for artists to collaborate on art projects

Call for artists to collaborate on art projects

Category: Collaborations
Hrycun 3D Origami is seeking artists from other mediums to collaborate on art projects. Open to artists of various mediums who are interested collaborating and combining different types of 2D and 3D art. Any project idea will be considered. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact [email protected]
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Intern Studio Monitor

Intern Studio Monitor

Category: Volunteering
GZPS is currently accepting applications for the position of Massier (Studio Monitor). This intern position is open to students, recent grads, and printmakers. The Studio Massier is a work and learn position in exchange for studio time and discounts on workshops and events. It involves learning day-to-day operations of a workshop, maintaining the facilities, assisting with administrative du...
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ART Habens 2019, International Call for Artists, Special Edition

ART Habens 2019, International Call for Artists, Special Edition

Posted by: ART Habens
Category: Call to Artists
ART Habens is celebrating its ten years long successful activity launching a special edition, that will once again explore new trends and tendencies in Contemporary Art scene. ART Habens offers a unique opportunity to get featured in their publication, that over the years has reached an international audience, providing artists, curators and gallerist with the chance of being part of a vivaciou...
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New members

Category: Call to Artists
We are always open to new members joining our club. You are welcome to visit a meeting and see if it would interest you. We are a very casual group and always have fun. If interested please contact Roberta Calder, [email protected]
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Beginnings 2020 - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Beginnings 2020 - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Submission Deadline: December 11, 2019 Artists Notified: December 20, 2019 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday January 8 to Sunday January 12, 2020 Exhibition Runs: January 15 to 26, 2020 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Saturday, January 18, 1:00pm – 3:00pm Pick up Artwork: Sunday, January 26 Open Call, any 2D or 3D medium. This show welcomes art from new artists (artists who have never shown in ...
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Mirrors - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Mirrors - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Exhibition Runs: January 29 – February 9, 2020 Submission Deadline: January 2, 2020 Artists Notified: January 10, 2020 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday January 22 to Sunday January 26 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Saturday, February 1, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Pick up Artwork: Sunday, February 9, 2020 Open Call in any 2D or 3D medium. This show invites artists to explore physical reflections, ligh...
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Head in the Clouds OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Head in the Clouds OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Show Runs: February 26 to March 8 Submission Deadline: January 22, 2020 Artists Notified: February 7 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday February 19 to Sunday February 23 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Saturday, February 29, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Pick up Artwork: Sunday, March 8 Open Call in any 2D or 3D medium. For this show, we invite you to create face-based art, depictions of shape-shifters, art ...
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Bloom 12 - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Bloom 12 - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Show Runs: March 25 – April 11 Submission Deadline: February 19 Artists Notified: March 6 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday March 18 to Sunday March 22 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Saturday, March 28 Pick up Artwork: Saturday, April 11 Open Call in any 2D or 3D medium. Celebrate the return of spring with big, bold, floral art! Artwork image by Elaine Morton (from Bloom 11) Gallery hours:...
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Annual Earth Day Children’s Art Show: Web of Life

Annual Earth Day Children’s Art Show: Web of Life

Category: Call to Artists
This Earth Day, we invite the region’s youngest artists (up to age 12) to explore the variety of creatures that make up the Web of Life on our planet. Artwork can explore local or foreign ecosystems, and can focus on individual plants or animals and their place in the great web of life, or on entire connected systems. Open call gallery exhibition for children up to age 12. Meet-the-Artists ...
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Memory - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Memory - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Exhibition Runs: May 13 – 24 Submission Deadline: April 8 Artists Notified: April 24 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday May 6 to Sunday May 10 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Saturday, May 16, 1-3 pm Pick up Artwork: Sunday, May 24 Open Call in any 2D or 3D medium. Send us art that explores the many facets of memory: the internal experience of images and emotion or the external expressions of pe...
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Seasons - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Seasons - OPEN CALL IN ANY 2D OR 3D MEDIUM

Category: Call to Artists
Show Runs: June 24 – July 5 Submission Deadline: May 20 Artists Notified: June 5 Drop off Artwork: Wednesday June 17 to Sunday June 21 Meet-the-Artists Reception: Friday, June 26, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Pick up Artwork: Sunday, July 5 Open Call in any 2D or 3D medium. We invite you to create art inspired by the seasons. Artwork can explore the four seasons in nature, or can look at the s...
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Reflect 2020

Reflect 2020

Posted by: ArtsVictoria.ca
Category: Call to Artists
CALL TO VANCOUVER ISLAND and SUNSHINE COAST ARTISTS The Alberni Valley Museum is pleased to host their second juried show open to all Vancouver Island and Coast artists. Show dates: June 26 – September 12th, 2020 Fine Print: Artists are encouraged to respond to the theme with NEW ideas and work. Artists will submit photos of work/s online for jurying before April 17, 2020 (see link...
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Call for artists to exhibit in Oak Bay\'s  Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Call for artists to exhibit in Oak Bay's Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Category: Call to Artists
Oak Bay Parks, Recreation and Culture invites professional, mid-career and emerging artists to submit applications for 2019 exhibitions at the Neighbourhood Learning Centre (adjacent to Oak Bay High School). This is a great opportunity to share your art with all generations of the community! Applications are accepted throughout the year. Exhibition space for paintings, photographs (two-dimensio...
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