All posts tagged: MidWeek Update

MidWeek Update: Art Business Conference

11.14.18 Hello! Just a few things to drop on you. First, Artsy Shark has sent me an email for an art business conference. It looks promising. Here take a look for yourselves… Credit source: The Clarks Hulings Fund Art-Business Conference Conquer the Changing Marketplace February 1 – 2, 2019Fort Lauderdale, Florida Art is a Business, and Artists Should Run It The marketplace is changing—not just technology, but HOW art is marketed, bought, and sold. You, the Artist, are at the center of this. Take charge of your career, mesmerize your audience, maximize your extraordinary professional advantages and Sell-Sell-Sell. This is going to be an amazing event. Tickets are on sale now. Get your ticket early for the best rate!Early Bird Price (Now!): $295From November 15: $345From January 1: $395 For those interested, here is the link to this event: https://clarkshulingsfund.org/events/florida/.    Image source: unknown Advertisements

MidWeek Update: Photography Competitions for 2019

11.7.18 Hello everybody! It is been quiet this week, but I’ve always managed to find some great things to pass along to you. Like three photography competition for 2019. Thanks to Photo Contest Insider. Credit source: Photo Contest Insider International ContestHonouring Fine Art Photography5th Edition / 2018 – 2019 FINAL DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 10TH, 2019ENTER NOW, DON’T MISS YOUR CHANCE   You are invited to participate in5th Fine Art PhotographyAwards, first contest celebratingfine art photography. The competition is open to everyone, amateurs and professionals alike. Entries are welcome from any country in the world. Your work will be judged by an international panel of high profile photographers.  The winners of the Professional and Amateur sections will receive the titles: Professional Fine Art Photographer of the Year, Amateur Fine Art Photographer of the Year and $5000 in cash prizes.  The Judges are… Daria Belikova Mira Nedyalkova Kirill Ovchinnikov and many more     The prizes AMATEUR Grand Prize Winnerwill receive $2000Title: Amateur Fine ArtPhotographer of the YearShowcasedat the Winners GalleryInternationalPress and Publicity PROFESSIONAL Grand Prize Winnerwill receive $3000Title: …

MidWeek Update: AWP Conference & Bookfair Update

10.24.18 Ok, let’s get this post started. I’ve been trying to give you guys updates about next year’s Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair, which is being held in Portland, Oregon, March 27-30, 2019. Now the early bird registration has passed. October 11, 2018, was the deadline, but you still have a chance because Preregistration is from October 12, 2018, till January 3, 2019. Here is a chart that I got from the website for all the information on registration.  Credit source: Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) 2019 Conference & Bookfair Registration Early bird registration ends October 11. Click here to register today! Conference events begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019, and conclude at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019. The bookfair is open 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. from Thursday, March 28 to Saturday, March 30, 2019. Students & adjuncts: interested in volunteering? Registration includes admission to AWP’s bookfair, meetings, panels, readings, and public receptions for the duration of the conference period; the exception to this is the new …

MidWeek Update: Calling All Artists…

10.17.18 Hello everyone! Its been a minute since I posted anything from the Art Show website (www.artshow.com), but there is a wealth of contests to pass along to you. Take a look… Credit source: http://www.artshow.com Call for Artists The Monterey Peninsula College Art Dept. (Monterey, CA) seeks proposals from artists all across the U.S. for exhibitions in the Art Gallery, August 2019 through May 2020. Open to all media: painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry and metal arts, and digital media. We enjoy exhibiting high-quality art which challenges traditional ideas, employs experimental methods and ideas, and fosters critical discussion. Exhibits in pairs, groups or solo are welcome. $25 entry fee. Deadline: October 31, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 831-402-8234.   Emerging Artists 2019 SlowArt Productions announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, February 27 – March 23, 2019, at Limner Gallery in Hudson, NY. Artist of the Year Publication Award. Juror: Limner Gallery Director. Open to all artists working in all media. $35 entry fee. Deadline: October 31, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 518-828-2343.   StoriesToArt 2018 …

MidWeek Update: Writing Contests…

10.8.18 It’s Hump Day Wednesday and this is for the writers. You have not one, not two, but three contests that I like to pass along to you. All thanks to The Writer. Credit source: The Writer Our latest short story contest: Fall in love Fall from grace Fall apart A falling out The harder they fall… Write a 2,000-word fictional short story using any nuance, definition, or understanding of the word “fall.”           ServiceScape Short Story Award Deadline Friday, November 30, 2018 Categories Crime/Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Fiction, General, Horror, Mystery, Nonfiction, Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult Prizes $1,000.00 USD Description For this writing award, any genre or theme of the short story is accepted. All applicants should submit their original unpublished work of short fiction or nonfiction, up to 5,000 words. Along with receiving an award for $1,000.00 USD, the winner will have his or her short story featured within our blog, which reaches thousands of readers per month. You can find more information on our short story writing contest at https://www.servicescape.com/short-story-award. Contact Information StephanieServiceScape Incorporatedsupport@ServiceScape.com Website https://www.servicescape.com/short-story-award       Third …

MidWeek Update: National Artists Marketing Project Conference

10.3.18 Hey there found something of interests. The National Arts Marketing Project Conference is being held in Seattle next month, November 9-12, 2018. For those interested here is the information below. Credit source: NAMP   Register     |     Schedule     |     Housing and Travel     |     NAMPC Home NAMPC is all about coming together: 650+ arts marketers who share your challenges, fight the same fights and know the hard work it takes for arts marketing to succeed. A community of social media experts, communication gurus, and designers who bring more art to more people. This November 9-12, you owe it to yourself and your organization to connect, get inspired, and explore the latest in digital marketing, storytelling, equity and more with arts marketers just like you. Register by October 26 for the 2018 NAMP Conference to save money on 4 days of keynotes, sessions, preconferences, and events across Seattle. NAMPC Breaks Out of the Hotel! The most popular offering from NAMPC 2017 is making a comeback! At this year’s National Arts Marketing Project Conference, we …

MidWeek Update: Governors Island Art Fair 2018

9. 19. 18 I almost forgot to tell and share this with you. If you’re in the NYC area and want to see some good art, The Governors Island Art Fair 2018 is the place to go. It’s every weekend in the month of September. This will be the third weekend. You still have a chance to check it out… Credit source: 4Heads Hours & Admission September 1 – 30, 2018Saturdays and Sundays, 11am – 6pm Admission is Free8-minute ferry ride to Governors Island:•  Adult – $3 (free before 11:30 AM)•  Seniors – $1 (free before 11:30 AM)•  Children under 13 – Free•  IDNYC Holders – Free•  Military Personnel – Free Catalogues:  $20 Location & Transportation Governors Island, Colonels RowBldg. 405, 406, 407 and 408Just follow the signs marked Colonels Row to the buildings with the yellow and orange banners. From Manhattan:The Governors Island Ferry departs from the Battery Maritime Building located at 10 South Street, adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry in Lower Manhattan. The ferry terminal is accessible as follows: By Subway – 1 to South Ferry station, 4, 5 to Bowling …

MidWeek Update: Gaming Conferences for September 2018

9. 12. 18 Hello people! It’s been a while since I posted anything for games. Makeup time today! I know it’s a bit late, but I managed to find several, thanks to GamesIndustry.biz. Credit source: gamesindustry.biz ESI London 2018 ESI London is a three-day esports business conference focused on building a bridge between expertise and interest while explaining the esports industry from the inside out. A full day of esports focused workshops covering topics such as how to build a brand and make content just like an esport endemic, league, event and team operations, the importance of PR in esports, legal and compliance and much more will cover just day one.  18th September 2018  Olympia, London, United Kingdom https://sbcevents.com/esi-london-2018/     Mobile Growth Summit Canada 2018 Mobile Growth Canada is a 1-day event filled with insightful content from the best in business such as Facebook, Playtika, and a host of other proven players in the mobile app business. FREE for all mobile marketers thanks to our sponsors of the event. Join this growing mobile marketing …