All posts tagged: Art fair

Artscene Stuff: Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair

July 22, 2015 Good Morning! It’s seems like a long time has passed since I posted. I found an Art Fair that takes place during February of 2016. It’s the Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair in Toronto Canada. ARTIST PROJECT CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR  FEBRUARY 18 – 21, 2016   from the website: Be a part of this exclusive juried art fair showcasing top contemporary artists from Canada and abroad. Deadline to apply: September 15, 2015 Visual artists of all mediums are invited to submit an application for the Artist Project 2016.Now in its 9th year, the Artist Project looks forward to an exciting fair featuring original works of art from over 250 carefully juried, contemporary artists. Become an exhibitor at the fair! Apply now →   Top Reasons to Apply:✓ Exposure to 15,000+ qualified visitors who love art ✓ Your own professional, curated space in an 11’ high, gallery-style, white hard wall booths ✓ An online profile on TheArtistProject.com and listing in the official Show Guide ✓ A complimentary ticket package ✓ Extensive national marketing …

Artscene Stuff: Governor’s Island Art Fair Call for Artists Extended Deadline

June 10, 2015 Good Morning! Artscene has arrive for the second Wednesday to deliver a few good things. First I have some news from Governor’s Island Art Fair. Would you like to participate in this year’s fair? Well be thankful, because you still have a chance!   GOVERNOR’S ISLAND ART FAIR EXTENDED CALL FOR ARTISTS from website: Call for Artists – EXTENDED DEADLINE: JUNE 15 We hear you… You need more time Procrastinator? So, many artists are asking for a little more time. So we are extending the deadline. We hope this makes life a little easier.. The 8th Annual Governors Island Art Fair – New York’s Largest Independent Exhibition “Gems Among the Ruins” – New York Times Seeking independent artists worldwide working in all disciplines; Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Installation, Video, and Sound Art. Submit your work for the 2015 Governors Island Art Fair opening this September. GIAF – New York’s largest independent exhibition – will once again feature one hundred artists of exceptional talent, each awarded an exhibition room or large outdoor space in …

Artscene Newsletter Weekend: Writing Competitions & London Art Fair 2016 Update

May 9, 2015 Hello my beautiful peeps…..weekend is here. Time to relax and get comfortable from the week’s activities. Two writing competitions for you to take advantage and the latest on the London Art Fair 2016. YALE DRAMA SERIES   2006-2016 10th Anniversary Competition The Yale Drama Series Seeks Submissions For Its 2016 Competition Judged By Nicholas Wright The winner will be awarded:  The David Charles Horn Prize of $10,000 Publication of his/her manuscript by Yale University Press A reading at Lincoln Center Theater Submissions for the 2016 competition accepted between June 1 – August 15, 2015 For more information and complete rules governing the competition, visit: yalebooks.com/drama   THE RONALD SUKENICK/FC2 INNOVATIVE FICTION CONTEST $1,500 & Publication by FC2 Entries accepted August 15 – November 1, 2015 Submission guidelines: http://www.fc2.org/prizes.html   Short and to the point! If any of you are interested, visits the sites above and follow the guidelines.   LONDON ART FAIR 2016 UPDATE from the website: The next edition of London Art Fair takes place at the Business Design Centre, Islington, …

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: GOVERNORS ISLAND ART FAIR

September 3, 2014 Good Morning all! Hope everybody enjoyed their Labor Day weekend. Some of you had a four-day weekend, including yours truly! Now that we’ve taken a nice rest, let’s begin getting ready for what’s out there. Remember I mentioned about the Governor’s Art Fair? Well they’re  at it again this year, unfortunately the deadline to enter was June 1. Don fret, because you can get ready for it next year. Here are the facts….. 4heads Presents  7TH ANNUAL GOVERNOR’S ART FAIR Every weekend in September Hours are 11am – 6pm, Saturdays & Sundays, September 6 – 28, 2014 Admission is free 8 minute ferry ride to Governors Island is $2 Exhibition catalogs are available for purchase for $20 Colonel Row/Governors Island 407 Comfort Road/ New York, NY 11231 From 4heads.org: 4heads proudly presents the Seventh Annual Governors Island Art Fair – 100 rooms of paintings, photography, sculpture, installation, video and sound art exhibited in abandoned military barracks on New York Harbor’s historic Governors Island. Launching the fall New York gallery season, the Art …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: OUTSIDER ART FAIR, MAY 8-11

May 3, 2014 Hey! This art fair is making its way for the first time. 2014 is the year that Outsider Art Fair will make its mark on May 8-11, 2014, at Chelsea’s Center, which was formally the home of the Dia Art Foundation, at 548 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011. Yes this will coincide with the Frieze Art Fair. OAF Talks presents two panel discussions: May 10, 2014 2-3:30 pm @ Center 548 RooftopLost in Translation: Jean-Michel Basquait, Self-Taught Artist4-5:30 pm @ Center 548 RooftopHenry Darger: 40 Years Later There will be 47 exhibitions from all corners of the world like….. Democratic Republic of the Congo New Zealand India Brazil Japan…… Outside Art Fair starts Thursday, May 8 from 3-6 pm. Admission is $100. General vernissage: 6-9 pm admission: $50 Friday, May 9 / 11am–8pm Saturday, May 10 / 11am–8pm Sunday, May 11 / 11am–6pm Daily tickets for remainder of the show: $20 and a pass for a full run: $50. Recap: Outsider Art Fair / May 8-11, 2014 Center 548 548 …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: PULSE NEW YORK & MoMA LEARNING

April 29, 2014 Good Afternoon! Last day of April 2014 and got some new stuff to share with you in the world of art….   PULSE NEW YORK CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR May 8-11 THE METROPOLITAN PAVILION 125 WEST 18TH STREET NEW YORK CITY From the website: Since 2005, PULSE Contemporary Art Fair has nurtured galleries and created an international community for them to grow within the contemporary art market. PULSE combines thoughtfully curated exhibitions with an evolving series of programming, which reflects the fair’s commitment to making the visitor experience a dynamic one. Under the leadership of Helen Toomer, newly appointed director, PULSE New York 2014 will present a revitalized platform for the discovery of contemporary art and will continue to demonstrate the fair’s commitment to the exchange of ideas from pioneering and seasoned artists. For more information on tickets, exhibitors and other good things go to pulse-art.com.   MoMA COURSES ONLINE Get your learning cap on with, cause MoMA is offering online courses this summer. Sign up before MAY 31 and get 30% off all instructor-Led Online Courses. …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: MOUNTAIN ARTS & CRAFT CELEBRATION, CORRECT DATE & ETC.

February 25, 2014 Hey peeps! Yes, another art fair to look at. Why? Because, if you want to get your art work out their, art fairs or festivals is one of the ways to do that! 2ND ANNUAL MOUNTAINS ARTS & CRAFT CELEBRATION November 1 & 2, 2014/10am – 5pm Cloudland Canyon State Park By Friends of Cloudland Georgia State Park Up to 200 artists attending Deadline: July 30, 2014 The best of show will receive $700 Second: $500 Third: $300 To apply and learn more go to http://www.mountainartsandcraftcelebration.com/email: info@mountainartsandcraftcelebration.com CORRECTION DATES FOR WEST END ART FESTIVAL I posted this either last Wednesday or the week before. Looks like there’s a mishap with the dates of the festival. Here is the correct dates people: September 6 & 7 LaGrange, Illinois Intersection of Burlington & Brainard Sat. 10am – 5pm; Sun. 10am – 4pm Presented by the LaGrange Business Association 90 Artists Deadline: March 1, 2014 (still got time!) http://www.emevents.com BLACK HISTORY AT SMITHSONIAN You do remember that I’ve posted a few events celebrating Black History. …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: WEST END ART FESTIVAL, TOP CITY FOR ARTISTS….

February 19, 2014 Morning! The month is almost over and March will be around that corner. Got some great stuff to share with you. What is it? Well let’s get to it shall we…. WEST END ART FESTIVAL September 6 & 7, 2014 LaGrange, Illinois Intersection of Burlington & Brainard Saturday 10am – 5pm; Sunday 10am – 4pm Presented by the LaGrange Business Association 90 Artists Jury Fee: $10 Booth Fee: $285 Ribbon Awards: $1,100 Attendance: 7,000 + Prints are allowed. Application deadline is March 1, 2014, so if there is anyone interested, now is the time to apply! Want more information and apply? Go to http://www.emevents.com. Atlanta is Ranked #1 as one of The Best Places to be an Artist. No joke, according to MyLife.com, Atlanta is the place for an artist to thrive not only career wise, but creatively. Here is the top five cities. 1. Atlanta 2. Seattle 3. San Francisco 4. Austin 5. Denver May it’s time to relocate, huh? To see the rest of the list: http://www.mylife.com/top10. Lastly, three articles …