Seeking Nominations for the next City of Fresno Poet Laureate

Seeking Nominations for the next City of Fresno Poet Laureate

The Fresno Arts Council is seeking nominations for the City of Fresno Poet Laureate. This is a unique opportunity to showcase an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to the literary arts through poetry.  Lee Herrick our current Poet Laureate has served our community well.  We appreciate his service and look forward to the selection of another outstanding individual to serve in this role. Please submit your nominations by March 27th to insure your nominee is included in the selection process.   Nomination Form

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Texas Tech is seeking a professional sculptural artist.

Texas Tech is seeking a professional sculptural artist.

    Project Summary: The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed outside the new Experimental Sciences Building II, located at the Texas Tech University campus in Lubbock, TX. Construction of the new facility will be completed by January 2019.   The Experimental Sciences Building II will be a multidisciplinary research facility designed to serve teams of faculty researchers and their students from such diverse disciplines as chemistry, physics, and engineering. The new building will allow scientists from different disciplines to work together to solve problems.   Safety is […]

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Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Graphic Design Intern!

Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Graphic Design Intern!

  Position Title: Graphic Design Intern Supervised by: Executive Director Time Commitment: Dependent on course requirements.   The Fresno Arts Council is a non-profit organization seeking to promote the arts through supporting local artists, organizing events and working toward bringing artists and audiences together within the community. It acts as an umbrella for artists and art organizations through advocacy, education, programs and services.   General Description Fresno Arts Council is looking for a highly creative, motivated and driven individual who can conceptualize and produce creative campaigns and a wide variety of graphic materials. The ability to create compelling designs for […]

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Jeffery Scott Agency is looking for photo submissions for their upcoming Arthop in February.

Jeffery Scott Agency is currently holding a photo contest for their client Amtrak. The entries will be shown in Jeffery Scott Agency during their February Arthop. For more information click the links below!   Submission website  :https://amtraksanjoaquinsphotocontest.pgtb.me/wvjqw9 They have also been featuring entries on their Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/amtraksanjoaquins/

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Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Special Event Planning Intern.

Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Special Event Planning Intern.

Position Title: Special Event Planning Intern Supervised by: Executive Director Time Commitment: 10-12 hours per week   The Fresno Arts Council is a non-profit organization seeking to promote the arts through supporting local artists, organizing events and and working toward bringing artists and audiences together within the community. It acts as an umbrella for artists and art organizations through advocacy, education, programs and services.   Description: The Fresno Arts Council seeks an undergraduate student majoring in Marketing, Event Planning, Mass Communications, Business or Public Relations. This position will assist both the program coordinator and executive director in planning events and […]

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Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Communications Intern!

Fresno Arts Council is seeking a Communications Intern!

  Position Title: Communications Intern Supervised by: Executive Director Time Commitment: 10-12 hours per week   The Fresno Arts Council is a non-profit organization seeking to promote the arts through supporting local artists, organizing events and and working toward bringing artists and audiences together within the community. It acts as an umbrella for artists and art organizations through advocacy, education, programs and services.   Description: The Fresno Arts Council seeks an undergraduate student majoring in Marketing, Mass Communications, Business or Public Relations. This position will assist both the program coordinator and executive director in communications with various organizations and businesses […]

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2017 Request for Program & Poster Proposals

2017 Request for Program & Poster Proposals

  2017 Request for Program & Poster Proposals CONTEXT The aftermath of the 2016 presidential election has intensified the necessity for accurate information, increased resources, insightful mentoring and cutting edge research to counter the physical, emotional and symbolic violence perpetrated against the Latino community. Latinos are the largest U.S. minority group and are predicted to eventually become the majority. The field of Latino Children’s Literature (LCL) has increased slowly, despite the many challenges that confront its authors and illustrators. Challenges not-with-standing, in a powerful way, high quality LCL represents the lived experiences and perspectives of Latinos for those within and outside […]

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Design Biennial Boston releases 2017 Call for Entries

Design Biennial Boston releases 2017 Call for Entries   Emerging practices and their designers are invited to submit work for the fifth Design Biennial Boston. The program showcases the most significant design leaders among New England’s early-career, independent professional talent through a juried exhibition, publication, and site-specific public installation on Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway.   Up to four winners and one runner-up will be selected for 2017, based on a review of portfolios of prior work. Each winner will create an installation with a budget of up to $10,000 and gain access to the Autodesk BUILD Space in Boston’s Innovation […]

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Mural in downtown Knoxville, TN

Mural in downtown Knoxville, TN

The City of Knoxville’s Public Arts Committee seeks proposals from artists or artist teams for a permanent work of art to be located on the east wall of the 500 block of Gay Street, at the intersection of Gay Street and Union Avenue, in downtown Knoxville. The selected artist or team will receive up to $10,000 to complete the project, including design, materials, equipment rental, insurance, site preparation, and installation. Preference will be given to artists residing in Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, or Union counties.   ELIGIBILITY: This opportunity is open to all artists […]

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Please Squeeze Me! Interactive art show.

Please Squeeze Me! Interactive art show.

  CALL TO ARTISTS! Chris Sorensen Art Studio and Galleries announces “Please Squeeze me!”  an interactive and tactile art show.  This unique art show explores the possibilities and options for viewers to actually touch and manipulate the art, to interact in ways not usually offered in a gallery setting.   Call to entry:  Artists are invited to submit their most daring and clever work, involving the concept of interaction and tactile exploration.  Startle and delight the viewer with your unique approach to any kind of art that can be directly encountered by the viewer.  Examples include interesting textures in painting […]

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