All posts tagged: Vermont

Weeknd Scene: Bread Loaf Environmental Conference 2018

March 10 / 18 Hello, creative people! I have something for the literary peeps. The Bread Loaf Environmental Writer’s Conference 2018 will be taking place this June. Here are just a few things to look at… Credit source: Middlebury Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference 5th Annual Bread Loaf Environmental Writers’ Conference The 5th annual Bread Loaf Environmental Writers’ Conference is a week-long writers’ conference, based on the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference model, that’s designed to hone the skills of people interested in producing literary writing about the environment and the natural world. The conference is co-sponsored by the Middlebury College Environmental Studies Program and the Franklin Environmental Center.   2018 DATES AND LOCATION Friday, June 1 – Thursday, June 7, 2018.  The conference will take place at the Bread Loaf Campus of Middlebury College in Ripton, Vermont.   PROGRAM AND SCHEDULE The conference will incorporate the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference model of small, focused workshops coupled with specialized classes focusing on the craft of writing. Workshops will be limited to ten participants so that each manuscript will receive individual, …

The Scene Weekend: Call for Artists!

12.12.15 Hello! Looking and searching interesting creative things for you. Calling all artists…..found a few entries that may tickle your creative feathers. Read on……   INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES Essex Junction, Vermont Deadline: December 30, 2015 Exhibit Dates: February 4-28, 2016 Title: Shadow and Light Sponsor: Darkroom Gallery Venue: 12 Main St., Essex Junction, VT 04552 Awards: All selected entries are exhibited in our gallery and included in a full color exhibit catalog. Juror’s Choice receives a 30×48″ vinyl exhibit banner. Juror: Taj Forer Eligibility: All photographers, international Fees: $24 for 4 images, $5 each for additional Commission: varies E-mail: Tim Gottshall Phone: 802-777-3686 Website: http://www.arkroomgallery.com Prospectus: http://www.darkroomgallery.com/ex78     NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES Cambridge, Massachusetts Deadline: January 3, 2016, 11:59pm Exhibit Dates: February 11 – March 12, 2016 Title: On the Body Venue: Gallery 263 Juror: Ruth Erickson, Assistant Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston Eligibility: Show us your reflections On the Body. Consider the figure draped, decorated, sculpted…from couture to tattoos to anatomy. Capture form in motion, among natural or constructed surroundings, …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: VERMONT STUDIO CENTER

July 16, 2014 Hello again! We’re focusing on one of the art residence of Vermont Studio Center. By the looks of the place, I say this center would be one of the places I would love to go. Peace, tranquility, and creativity indeed! Since 1984, the center has provided an outlet to help artists to reach their potential and give them a creative outlet. It is the largest international artists’ and writers’ residency program in the nation. With 50 writers and visual artist per month. The center offers: 2 to 12 week studio residences for, again 50 writers and visual artists per month You have private studio space Simple, private rooms Opportunity for focused, independent work and to share your work Large and diverse creative community Three annual fellowship deadlines are: February 15, June 15, and October 1 The best time to apply is at least six months in advance of your preferred start date. They will accept applications as late as 6 weeks in advance for the month you are applying. Summer and fall …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: ART RESIDENCIES &

July 9, 2014 Hey! I promised you guys that I’d return with some art news did I not? I’ve found ten art residences in the US. Yes, you may have missed the deadline to apply, but that won’t stop you from applying next year. McColl Center for Visual Art I-Park Foundation, Inc. Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies Kala Art Institute Vermont Studio Center Colorado Art Ranch Caldera Residency Unlimited Inc. The Cleveland Foundation: Creative Fusion International Artist In Residence Program ASU Art Museum International Artist Residency Program at Combine Studios I will choose one of these residences for next Wednesday’s Art Scene. There are many art residencies to choose from, but don’t rush. Take the time to look through to see which one is just right for you. I’ve checked on two contests from deviantART, World of Water and The Transformation Challenge. Both contest are closed, but no winners to these contests yet. So I’ll keep an update on that during the week. Come back this Friday and Saturday for more posts! Enjoy your Wednesday! …