Archive for January, 2018

Call for entries: 500x College Expo 2018

Tarleton Students: submit your work today for Expo 2018 at 500X Gallery! Don’t miss out on this great opportunity!

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500X Gallery, Texas’ oldest, artist–run, cooperative galleries, hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual student juried competitions. College Expo 2018 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment). All work must be ready to hang. Artwork will need to be dropped off, not shipped. Cost of entry is $30 for 5 pieces.

Juror is Katherine Brodbeck, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art at the Dallas Museum of Art..

Exhibition runs from February 24 – March 11, 2018

Deadline: February 7, 2018

CALL TO ARTISTS: “Mayjoring in Art; Higher Learning”

CALL TO ARTISTS: “Mayjoring in Art; Higher Learning” is a juried exhibition with the mission of celebrating the creativity and ingenuity of emerging young artists from colleges and universities around Texas. Eligible applicants must be currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning or have graduated with in the last 6 months. We are seeking quality work with originality in all mediums including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, sculpture, fiber art, mixed media, installation, photography, video art, and digital art with no size restrictions. This year’s juror is Daniel Blagg

Apply here

Internship Opportunity: Fort Worth Community Arts Center

We just received a notice from the Fort Worth Community Arts Center that they are looking for interns.  They have brought on Tarleton interns before, and this is a great chance to get experience and class credit!  Here is the notice…

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center is seeking an energetic, driven, and computer savvy intern for the upcoming academic semester. This internship is a good stepping stone into the field of arts administration where one will have the opportunity to engage closely with the community and a range of special projects.

The intern will work under the direct supervision of the Arts Center’s Programs and Exhibition Manager. The intern’s responsibilities will include the installation/de-installation of their galleries, updating various websites and postings, assistance in the creation of gallery contracts, and working with the Arts Center’s artists and guests.

Located in the heart of Fort Worth’s Cultural District, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center is a longstanding venue known for hosting diverse events, visual arts galleries, and theatre performances.

An ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Poised and professional demeanor
  • Detail-oriented with organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Basic computer design skills, familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator is preferred
  • Excellent written and speaking communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet required deadline

 

Interested candidates can apply on Handshake –Programs and Exhibition Intern #1207542