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This list includes a variety of opportunities for artists, arts administrators, arts educators, arts volunteers and others interested in the arts. Please note that this is not an arts events calendar. (CLICK HERE for a list of arts events calendars.)

E-Opps is updated on the first Tuesday of each month. We encourage submissions from artists and organizations throughout New Hampshire and beyond. Please send a brief description of your appropriate opportunity to by the 15th of the month prior to the opportunity’s deadline if you would like it considered for listing.

We also encourage you to post your opportunity on the Arts Council’s Facebook page, especially if you cannot meet the deadline for inclusion in E-Opps.

Inclusion in this listing does not imply endorsement by the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts.

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Show, Venue, and Location Notes Audition Date For more information
Amare Cantare Chamber Chorus - two Basse openings

Immediate openings for two basses to begin in September and December 2017. Take advantage of this infrequent opportunity to sing with Amare Cantare!

ASAP - until filled For more information or to schedule your audition, email or call 603-969-6286.
Tuckermans at 9:
First Tenor

Ready to rock n' roll with Tuckermans at 9? We've been doin' it a cappella since 2004, we have one openingsfor first tenor. 
Can you sell it when you solo, but also blend when you're background with a straight tone? If ya think ya might wanna come play in our sandbox… or know someone who might… visit for more info about the group.

Until filled For details on the open positions email
A Goodlie Companye: Central Massachusetts based This madrigal group is one bass short of a home run. The mostly a cappella chorus, sings year-round, and performs medieval and renaissance music in period garb. Until filled
Harvard Law School - Role-Play Work The job pays $150 and no audition is required. You must be a U.S. Citizen and over the age of 18. ongoing Please send an email to
Monthly Vocal Coaching,
Pine Street Studios
Vocal Coaching sessions offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios. Coaching is for students in grades 2-12. Sessions are $30 for a half hour and $60 for an hour. ongoing / monthly Email Hunter Ulbin, with subject line '<<MOUNTH>> VOCAL COACHING'. Be sure to include your, name, best phone number to be reached at, and the name/age of your child.

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Calls for Entries & Competitions
Name Genre/Medium Deadline For more information
Open Call to Artists Sell you work in the Studio 550 Shop, Manchester, NH. Ongoing
Art on Loan Program,
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter's Congressional Offices in Dover, NH and Washington D.C.
"The arts are a vital part of life in New Hampshire and I want to recognize professional artists in the First Congressional District. Artists contribute to the rich and diverse culture of our state and we will showcase their work for visitors to our offices," Shea-Porter said.
Professional artists are invited to submit their work, representing the beautiful state of New Hampshire, to be considered for display in our offices in Dover, N.H. and Washington, D.C.
Information about the artists and the works of art on loan will be provided to office visitors.
Ongoing Contact: Elise Britton, Director of Constituent Services, Dover District Office, 660 Central Avenue, Unit 101, Dover, NH 03820
(603) 285-4300
Offsite Opportunities - AVA Gallery and Art Center

AVA will periodically partner with other organizations for offsite exhibition opportunities. Examples of previous and current partnerships include shows at:

  • Pompanoosuc Mills in Thetford, VT
  • The Dartmouth Center for Health Care Delivery Science in Hanover, NH
  • Downs, Rachlin and Martin, PLLC in Lebanon, NH
  • The Quechee Club in Quechee, VT.
Ongoing Mila Pinigin, Exhibition Manager,
(603) 448-3117
Highly Visible Community Soace - holds up to 15 works of art! The Community Church of Durham (UCC) has a highly visible community space within our church building. We do not offer insurance. We consider bodies of art that promote equality, peace, and care for the earth. We offer artists a Sunday morning reception and opportunity to share more about their work in an art talk. Ongoing Contact Kristin Forselius, Director of Education at Community Church of Durham (UCC), (603) 868-1230
Call for Stories - Seeking Young Professionals in Manchester, NH with a story to tell! The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) and Manchester Young Professionals Network (MYPN) are on a mission to curate content related to Young Professionals (YPs). More specifically, we want to highlight YPs who have a cool story to tell about why they chose to Manchester to live, work & play. Currently Ongoing
Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2018 Judged by some of the most respected names in the outdoor photography community, the contest attracts and curates the most inspiring images in adventure, travel, landscape, wildlife and nature. The competition categories are: • Light On The Land • Wildlife Insight • Live The Adventure • At The Water's Edge • Small World • Spirit Of Travel • View from Above • Under Exposed. December 7, 2018
7th Annual Infected by Art Imaginative Realism Competition We're looking for the very best in Imaginative Realism artworks, i.e. science fiction, fantasy, horror, etc. Traditional and Digital painting, Drawing and Sculpture are all acceptable mediums. Open to All Artists. December 7, 2018
ITSLIQUID Contest ITSLIQUID Group, a communication platform for contemporary art, architecture and design, is proud to present ITSLIQUID International Contest - 6th Edition 2018. The contest is a great opportunity to present your works in galleries and art spaces in the most influential cities in the world. Taking part in ITSLIQUID Contest, you can win the participation in contemporary art exhibitions in Venice during the 58th Art Biennale 2019, in New York City, Bogotá, Buenos Aires, interviews and featured articles on specialized magazines and platforms, one year contracts for the representation in influential art galleries. December 9, 2018
Portrait of Humanity Photographers of any level, to show us the world through their eyes, to capture the many faces of humanity, and to document the universal expressions of life; laughter, courage, moments of reflection, journeys to work, first hellos, last goodbyes, and everything in between. There is more that unites us, than sets us apart. December 11, 2018
Mattatuck Museum Jusried Members Exhibition This exhibition seeks to discover and recognize the talents of artists working in New England and the Tri-State region. Initiated to support and recognize contemporary art, Mixmaster provides an opportunity for established and emerging artists to debut their most recent work. The Mattatuck Museum looks forward to highlighting the work of our artist members. December 14, 2018
CCX 2019 (Creative Communities Exchange) Call for Workshops CCX gathers people from across New England for networking and learning every other June. Submit your community initiative to promote your creative community, tell your story, and create the content for this unique peer-to-peer exchange. December 20, 2018
2nd Project Upcycle, by 3S ArtSpace If you are ready to meet other inspiring designers and put your design skills to the test, please apply to compete in this wildly creative and fast-paced design challenge, transforming secondhand clothing into a gala-worthy outfit! Eight designers will be chosen for Project Upcycle which takes place March 28-30 and culminates in the highly anticipated Project Upcycle Runway Event on March 30, 2019. December 21, 2018
Art Rooms Roma - Call for Artists Artrooms Fair ROMA 2019 takes place at the iconic Church Palace Hotel, right off Via Aurelia in Rome, Italy, from the 22nd March to the 24th March 2019. Over three days, we will host more than 100 artists from all over the world chosen by a prestigious selection committee. All media are welcome: paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, video art, new media and others. December 21, 2018
Mail Art: Signed, Sealed, Delivered... I'm yours. This is an exhibition of envelopes embellished, designed, and decorated by local artists. These are good for any time of year, but you can celebrate Valentine’s Day or Random Acts of Kindness Day (February 17th) in a unique way by sending something special like this to someone special. All envelopes will have the “to and from” address locations blank so the purchaser can send the special envelope in the mail. Pinterest "Mail art" for some great ideas. Artist are invited to submit work: December 2018 - January 2019 (Midnight Pacific Time)

The Big Picture: Collective Art Work The big picture is a collective art project where people in our local area and around the world are collaborating to create a big mosaic picture from thousands of drawings. We are interested in learning more about you: where you are coming from and where you are living now December 31, 2018
Ezra Jack Keats Book Award The intent of the Award is to identify and encourage early talent. To be eligible, the author will have no more than three children's picture books (including nonfiction, chapter, YA) published under any name prior to the one being considered. The award includes a prize of $1,000 for each winner in each category. Entries from publishers, based on the Award criteria, are welcomed throughout the year. December 31, 2018
The Hit Exhibition 2019 Norway's first International Festival of Relief Printing. The HIT-festival will be launched in May 2019. It aims at celebrating tradition and innovation within relief print, woodcut and linocut etc. December 31, 2018
WSDOT Artist-In-Residence Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), in partnership with Transportation for America (T4America) and the State Smart Transportation Initiative (SSTI), seek an artist or a team of artists to serve as the inaugural WSDOT Artist-in-Residence (AIR). The WSDOT AIR will be tasked with advancing WSDOT’s transportation system policy goals: economic vitality, preservation, safety, mobility, environment, and stewardship. The WSDOT AIR will span one year, and the AIR is required to reside in Washington State for the duration of the year. January 7, 2019
Lens 2019 National Juried Photography Exhibition Perspective Gallery announces our 10th annual juried exhibition of photography, LENS 2019. Photographers are invited to submit all subject matter and photographic processes. Images must have been created within the past five years. January 14, 2019 https://perspectivegallery.
29th Gabriel Prize Study Classical Architecture in France A $20,000 grant is conferred annually to a jury-selected applicant and is intended to cover costs of travel, lodging, and study for a period of 3 months between May 1 and August 1, 2019. Interpretative studies are to be graphically recorded in freehand sketches and presented in perspective drawings reflecting the skill of the winner. Requirements and application are available on website. January 14, 2019
Primary Colors The New York Center for Photographic Art (NYC4PA) invites photographers world-wide to submit images using any photographic process (print, image transfer, emulsion transfer, encaustic, black and white, color etc.). January 20, 2019 (Midnight Pacific Time)
Get an MFA in Intermedia + Digital Arts (IMDA@UMBC) The IMDA MFA seeks interdisciplinary artists committed to art that poses unique conceptual and social challenges. We offer new renovated downtown artists' studios, teaching opportunities, emerging media and digital methods, contemporary art and theory, engaged faculty, premier visiting artists and financial opportunities that are typical of a research university. February 1, 2019
76th Regional Art Call Artists must be 18 or older and live in Connecticut, Delaware, Main, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, or Vermont. Work over 5 years old or shown before in any Arnot Art Museum exhibition is not eligible. There is a maximum of two entries per artist. All painting and drawing media, sculpture, graphics, photography, clay, textiles, jewelry, wood or metal work, and mixed media are eligible for entry. Works should not exceed 96 inches in any one dimension or weigh more than 150 pounds. February 6, 2019
Intern Artist Opportunities at Franconia Sculpture Park Franconia Sculpture Park invites dedicated, career-bound and emerging artists to apply for the Intern Artist Fellowship Program. Intern Artists are provided room, board, outdoor studio space, creative & technical guidance, and professional development resources in exchange for daily support in park & exhibition maintenance; education & outreach programming; and fellowship artist assistance. February 9, 2019
Penn State Altoona Ivyside Juried Exhibition Open to all visual artists in all media. March 1, 2019
The Courage to Create! The Literary Arts Guild of the Center for the Arts (CFA), Lake Sunapee Region, invites local-area poets and would-be poets of all ages to submit entries to its sixth annual contest in celebration of National Poetry Month. March 15, 2019 https://centerforthearts-lake
Gallery Exhibits at The Craving Studio and Sculpture Center Accepting applications for one and/or two person exhibits at the on-site gallery for the 2019 season. Shows are 1-2 months in duration. Monday, March 18, 2019
Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest Now in its 18th year, this contest seeks today's best humor poems. No fee to enter. Submit published or unpublished work. $2,250 in prizes. Please submit once during August 15, 2018-April 1, 2019

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Grants & Funding
Name Organization(s) - description Deadline For more information
2019 Rudy Burner Award A national, biennial design award that recognizes transformative urban places distinguished by their economic and social contributions to America’s cities. December 12, 2018 at midnight EST
Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foudation Grants

Individual Support grants available to painters, printmakers and sculptors with a minimum of 20 years in a mature phase; grant amounts are determined each year.  

December 15, 2018
ALDI Smart Kids Program The ALDI Smart Kids Program supports nonprofit organizations, public agencies, K-12 schools, and faith-based organizations that promote kids being active and healthy in the communities where ALDI stores are located (including Derry and Manchester, NH). Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 and ALDI gift cards are provided to local community organizations that encourage kids to be active in the areas of education, physical activity, nutrition, socializing, and the arts. December 15, 2018
Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program

The Walmart Foundation's Community Grant Program awards grants of up to $5,000 to nonprofits within the service area of Walmart stores.

Focus areas include: hunger relief and healthy eating; sustainability; women's economic empowerment; and career opportunities
December 31, 2018
Haugesund International Festival of Relief Printing 2019 Entries are currently being accepted for the Haugesund International Festival of Relief Printing 2019 in Norway. The event is devoted to relief printmaking held by Haugalandmuseene dep. Haugesund Museum of Fine Art. December 31, 2018
Filmakers Without Borders Filmmakers Without Borders supports independent filmmakers around the world with grants and funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange. January 1, 2019 http://filmmakerswithoutborders
Bangor Savings Bank Foundation The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation makes grants of between $2,000 and $25,000 to 501(c)(3) organizations working on "improving Maine and New Hampshire's regional and statewide economies." January 1, 2019
Artist Residency The MacDowell Colony
Peterborough, NH
January 15, 2019
2019-2020 American Music Abroad (AMA) The American Music Abroad program is designed to communicate America’s rich musical contributions to the global music scene as it fosters cross-cultural communication and people-to-people connection to global audiences. January 20, 2019
James Roosevelt, Jr., Leadership Fund

The Foundation supports community leaders in their work with multiple stakeholders toward a common community goal. Collaboration and Community Engagement grants support inclusive communities where older people are an asset. This work could include current or new activities that directly or indirectly lead to age-friendly communities and address barriers to success such as limited access to transportation or health care, ageist employment policies or other conditions that contribute to the social isolation of older people.

January 23, 2019 http://www.tuftshealthplan
Systems and Best Practices grant

The Tufts Health Plan Foundation supports the work of nonprofit organizations to improve, influence and ultimately create healthy communities and age-friendly cities and towns. The Foundation funds activities in Health and Wellness, Workforce Development, Purposeful Engagement, and Field and Capacity Building that will:

  • Improve or build systems to support healthy living with an emphasis on the systems that are serving older adults
  • Bring organizations together to collaboratively achieve broader impact and change
  • Scale efforts to address community needs
January 23, 2019 http://www.tuftshealthplan
Kendal C. and Anna Ham Charitable Foundation The Kendal C. and Anna Ham Charitable Foundation makes grants to support organizations working to improve the quality of life for residents in the Mount Washington Valley. January 31, 2019 http://www.hamcharitable

Expeditions Touring Grant

New England Foundation on the Arts (NEFA) - Expeditions Touring projects must include at least three New England nonprofit partners in geographically separate communities from at least two states. Expeditions Touring grants provide up to 50% of artist fees (with a maximum grant of $10,000 per tour partner). February 15, 2019
Expeditions Tour Planning Grant New England Foundation on the Arts (NEFA) - Expeditions Tour Planning grants provide resources for projects that need additional planning time to build interest among tour partners, leading to an application for Expeditions Touring support. February 15, 2019
International Les Femmes Underground The International Les Femmes Underground is a film festival centred on the subversive, unique, and innovative. LEFUFF showcases artists from all walks of life creating work which redefines the manner in which women are represented in mainstream cinema. Films must be produced, directed, edited or written by a woman. Films by men are accepted but they must be about women’s social, economical, geographical, political or health issues. Deadline: February 15, 2019 (Earlybird); May 15, 2019 (Regular); June 15, 2019
Awesome Foundation Grant

A micro-granting organization, funding “awesome” ideas, The Awesome Foundation set up local chapters around the world to provide rolling grants of $1000 to “awesome projects.” Each chapter defines what is “awesome” for their local community, but most include arts initiative and public or social practice art projects. Anyone is eligible for a grant — individuals, groups, and organizations alike. Any Field. Each chapter has their own requirements, most consider arts projects.

Rolling - monthly grants offered https://www.awesome
TD Charitable Foundation: Non-profit Training Resource Fund The Non-Profit Training Resource Fund, an initiative of the TD Charitable Foundation, provides grants to charitable organizations for employees to attend approved classes and courses that will enhance job performance. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to organizations within the TD Bank market area on the East Coast that focus on affordable housing, economic development, financial literacy, or after-school and extracurricular programming. Rolling through November 30, 2018
The Home Depot Foundation: Community Impact Grants Program The Home Depot Foundation’s Community Impact Grants Program provides support to nonprofit organizations and public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the physical health of their communities. Proposals for the following community improvement activities will be considered: repairs, refurbishments, and modifications to low-income or transitional housing or community facilities (schools, community centers, senior centers, etc.); weatherizing or increasing energy efficiency of low-income or transitional housing or community facilities; and engaging volunteers to help veterans in their community through service projects focusing on the renovation, repair, and improvement of homes and other properties. Rolling through December 31, 2018
National Networks funding via the Kresge Foundation The Kresge Foundation National Networks funding invests in national intermediaries committed to equitable community development practices and Kresge's brand of Creative Placemaking. This funding application is by inviation only

The Kars4Kids Small Grant Program is dedicated to supporting educational initiatives around the world, helping us impact more children.

Singing for Change Singing for Change
(created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995)
Google Grants Google ongoing
SEED Evaluator 4.0 Design Corps and the Social Economic Environmental Design (SEED) Network ongoing
Good360 Good360 is the largest charity in the world that focuses on new product donations from corporations. We, in turn, provide these new products to 150,000 community charities in America and throughout the world.    Good360 partners with thousands of companies, including nearly half of the Fortune 100 consumer and retail product corporations. IBM, Mattel, Gap, Avon, Office Depot, HP, Adobe, Bed Bath & Beyond, Dell, Nike, RadioShack, Hanesbrands, and Talbots. ongoing
Craft Education Scholarship - League of NH Craftsmen

This scholarship is designed to provide supplementary financial assistance to people (members and non-members) engaged in craft-related studies. Anyone living in New Hampshire or within ten miles of its border is eligible to receive this scholarship. We are interested in supporting intensive educational activities that present creative approaches to learning such as workshops, courses, seminars and other activities that meet the challenges of a career as a professional craftsperson, develop a personal interest in a craft discipline, and advance a skill or facilitate the learning of a new technique in a craft medium. 

applications are reviewed monthly
Citizens Helping Citizens

Citizens Bank - At Citizens Bank, we care deeply about the communities we serve. That’s why we leverage the strengths of our company to fight hunger, provide shelter, teach money management, and strengthen communities. We call this Citizens Helping Citizens.

grants reviewed monthly https://www.citizensbank
Travel for Good Grants

Travelocity  - Travelocity's Travel for Good program offers the Change Ambassadors Grant to help support Americans who wish to travel to participate in volunteer opportunities.
     The program will help fund transportation and other costs of any trip organized by one of Travelocity's volunteer travel provider partners for individuals or groups chosen on the merit of their applications (including financial circumstances) and their ability to meet the grant requirements.

grants reviewed monthly
Local Systems funding via the Kresge Foundation Local Systems of the Kresge Foundation funds Creative Placemaking initiatives that challenge the norms and ways of working within city-wide systems, andsupport more adaptive practitioners. Rolling Deadline, Letter of Inquiry required
Place-Based Inititives funding via the Kresge Foundation Placed-based Initiatives funding from the Kresge Foundation supports established Creative Placemaking practitioners that work in disinvested communities and seek to improve the bedrock conditions of low income people. Rolling Deadline, Letter of Inquiry required
National Dance Project Travel Fund National Dance Project Travel Fund provides monetary assistance for U.S. based presenters, curatorial staff, and residency directors or for current NDP artist grantees to connect in person to explore feasibility of presenting NDP-funded works.  rolling deadline
NTP: Presentation Grant National Theater Project - NEFA
Presentation Grants are made to invited U.S. presenters and support up to 50% of the artistic fee (including travel expenses) for NTP projects.
rolling deadline
NTP: Presenter Travel Grant National Theater Project - NEFA
Grants provide monetary assistance to arts presenters and curatorial staff so that they may travel to view NTP projects for which they are considering presenting.
rolling deadline
New England Presenter Travel Fund New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA)
Presenter Travel Fund enhances the performing arts in the region by supporting programming and curatorial staff's travel costs associated with research.
rolling deadline
TD CHaritable Foundation: Non-profit Training Resource Fund The Non-Profit Training Resource Fund, an initiative of the TD Charitable Foundation, provides grants to charitable organizations for employees to attend approved classes and courses that will enhance job performance. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to organizations within the TD Bank market area on the East Coast that focus on affordable housing, economic development, financial literacy, or after-school and extracurricular programming. rolling deadline
Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program

The Walmart Foundation's Community Grant Program awards grants of up to $5,000 to nonprofits within the service area of Walmart stores. Focus areas include:

  • hunger relief and healthy eating
  • sustainability
  • women's economic empowerment
  • career opportunities
rolling deadline through December 31, 2018

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Jobs, Fellowships, Residencies, Internships & Volunteer opportunities
Position Organization / Location DEadline to apply For more information
Freelance Reporter/Videographer New Hampshire Center for Public Interest Journalism,
Concord, NH
Digital Marketing Associate Catholic Charities NH,
Manchester, NH
Editor HowlRound ASAP
Executive Associate to the Vice President of Development and Philanthropy Services NH Charitable Foundation,
Concord, NH
Director of Workforce Development & Education Claremont MakerSpace,
Claremont, NH
Director of Finance,
Manager of Intitutional Giving,
Assistant Museum Preparator,
Art Center Outreach Program Teachers
The Currier Museum,
Manchester, NH
Executive Associate to the Vice President of Development and Philanthropy Services NH Charitable Foundation,
Concord, NH
Science Museum Educator McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center,
Concord, NH
Development Fundraising Assistant NH Public Broadcasting,
Durham, NH
Executive Director Dance/NYC,
New York, NY
Managing Director, Impact City Year NH,
Manchester, NH
Local Recruitment Manager City Year NH,
Manchester, NH
December 9, 2018
Aroha Fellow for Museums & Creative Aging American Alliance of Museums,
Arlington, VA
December 15, 2018
Media Literacy / Health Education Manager Media Power Youth,
Manchester, NH
December 16, 2018
Cheif Advancement Officer Community Music Center of Boston
Boston, MA
December 21, 2018
Cheif Executive Officer Connecticut Historical Society,
Hartford, CT
January 4, 2019
Summer 2019: Residencies in Paris and Montpellier, France University of the Arts, Philadelphia
MFA in Dance
January 14, 2019
Vice President, Executive Search Arts Consulting Group,
Bston, MA
open until filled
Vice President of Marketing and External Affairs New Jersey Symphony Orchestra open until filled
Executive Director Revels, Inc.,
Watertown, MA
open until filled
Grants Manager NH Audubon,
Concord, NH
open until filled
Executive Director Society of Arts and Crafts,
Boston, MA
open until filled
Folk & Traditional Arts and Health & Wellness Specialist Wyoming Arts Council,
Cheyenne, WY
open until filled
Teaching Associate Spaulding Youth Center,
Northfield, NH
Open until filled http://www.spauldingyouthcenter
Executive Director Southwest Montana Arts Council,
Dillon, MT
Open until filled
Professor of Arts History Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA
open until filled
Seeking new Choral Members
(High-school age or above)
Manchester Choral Society;
Manchester, NH
until filled
Art Educators Main Street Art,
Newfields, NH
This small non-profit art school is always looking for art educators to teach any age, any level, and any type of art (not ceramics).
Seeking Traditional Craft Demonstrators Share Your Talents! Historic craft demonstrations enrich Artisan Festival - Join our cadre of Village demonstrators and share your talents with the public. Everyone from textile artists to woodworkers are welcome. ongoing Contact Nicole Laurin, Special Events and Adult Programs Manager, with any questions about the Canterbury Cadre of Village demonstrators
Continually seeking Coaches
Currently looking for: coaches with sports acrobatics / partner acrobatics, hand balancing &/or aerial straps experience. Part time and full time positions are available.
New England Center for Circus Arts;
Brattleboro, VT
"Creative Aging" Artist Roster
Lifetime Arts;
national program

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Professional Development: Conferences, Webinars, Workshops, etc.
Name Focus Date For more information
Violin Lessons / Chamber Music Workshops Lessons in in Keene and Peterborough. / The workshops are open to string players with two or more years of experience playing their respective instrument. Individuals as well as pre-formed groups are welcome. Participants will receive weekly coaching and have an opportunity to perform in an informal and supportive setting. ongoing

Contact: Monadnock Violin Studio (603) 762-6340  info@monadnockviolinstudio.comRegistration is ongoing throughout the year: Inquiries

NH Writers Project Critique Partner Match Matches writers seeking critique partners.

Suggested meeting schedule: 4 times in a 4-month period
Booking 2018 Art Workshops Roadshow Have you ever wanted to learn something about art or have a workshop come to your friends? Those opportunities are here! One-day, theme-based workshops. Some of the Workshops that are available: Drawn to Sketch, Painting is Possible, Paint that Scene, and Art at Work. These are 3-hour workshops. ASAP

Details available. Contact: Chris Orcutt Henderson Studio 
15 Central Street, Second Floor
Woodstock, VT 05091  
Email: for more information.

Show Me the Money: Financing Strategies for Facility Projects Finding the money to support a nonprofit facility project can be a daunting task, with a mix of funds and technical expertise often needed to help bring a project to fruition. December 10, 2018, from 10 a.m. till 12:30 p.m.
Nonprofit Policy Caucus - The New Political Landscape: What We Need to Know Join us for our annual Policy Caucus and get the latest information about changes in the political make-up of our government. With its timing just following the elections, the Caucus will bring nonprofit leaders together with political analysts Dean Spiliotes and Scott Spradling (additional panelists TBA) to explore the new political landscape. December 11, 2018, from 9 a.m. till 12-noon
Does Anybody Listen to Me? (webinar) This sounds like what your parents used to tell you, but it can also be how you feel about your conversations with senior management. December 12, 2018
Needle Felted Snowman (for ages 10 & up) For those that are just starting out with needle felting, we will be making a simple single ball snowman with details. Those who have more experience we may do a multi-tiered snowman with details. This is a great project if you are new to needle felting. If you have more experience, this project will allow you to personalize and become more comfortable with different techniques.

Saturday, January 12, 2019, 9am-12pm
Let Your Light Shine: 
Becoming a Powerful Public Speaker
Build confidence, transform anxiety into a powerful performance tool, and create strategic stories that inspire and motivate audiences.  For those who feel anxious about public speaking, those making a professional transition, or those who simply want to sharpen and upgrade their presentation skills.
New Hampshire Theatre Project (NHTP) at their West End Studio Theatre
Thursdays, January 17, 24 & 31, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. https://www.nhtheatreproject
Writing and Performing a Comic Speech Whether you're giving a talk to colleagues, or delivering a toast at a wedding this workshop explores the tips and tricks of writing and performing a comedic speech. Saturday, March 9, 2019 , from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Chekhov Acting Technique Adult Professional Development Workshop and Coaching Opportunity - Chekhov Acting Technique, with Peter Josephson. Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. https://www.nhtheatreproject
CCX 2019
(in Montpelier, VT)
New England organizations and artists gather for networking and learning about arts-based community development at the biennial Creative Communities Exchange (CCX).

The call for CCX 2019 workshops will be open from mid-October to late December, so start thinking now about the creative placemaking initiatives in your community that you want to submit. To learn more, read about community initiatives taht were presented at CCX 2017.
June 6-7, 2019
Watercolor for Differently-Abled Adults This inclusive group meets in the studio for inspired watercolor art projects with artist and instructor Becky Bense. This class is designed to engage differently-abled adults as well as their caregivers in fun, creative art projects! Please contact the Library Arts Center if you know of a student who would be interested in joining this group. ONGOING, Friday mornings from 9 a.m. till 12-noon

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Requests for Proposals
Project; Location Notes Deadline For more information
City of Allen Event Center Rotunda Public Art Project

The City of Allen and the Allen Public Art Committee seek to commission site-specific artwork for the entry rotunda at Allen Event Center that will engage citizens as well as those who visit the facility to attend a wide array of concerts, sporting events and other community activities.

Friday, December 10, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. CST
Tampa, FL (multiple calls/projects) Multiple-component project includes a creative, fun, fantastical water-borne flotilla temporary artwork and three permanent high-visibility site-based artworks at the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Riverwalk, and Channelside Drive Tunnel. December 18, 2018
Cultural Arts Center Significant Sculpture, Pompano Beach, Florida The City of Pompano Beach will commission an artist/artist team for the design and installation of a significant sculpture that will be located at the Pompano Beach Cultural Arts Center. The sculpture should enhance the architecture of the Cultural Arts Center building. December 19, 2018, 5 p.m. Central time
Week's Hall Renovation The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed outside the historic Weeks Hall, located at the Texas Tech University main campus entrance (2508 Broadway) in Lubbock, TX. Renovation of the facility will be completed by May 2020. December 20, 2018, 3 p.m. Central time
Monarch Migration Walk The City of Riverside is requesting proposals for Commissioned Art with a monarch butterfly / pollinator theme.  Please see the attached Call for Art for more information on the goals of this public art and how to submit a proposal.  December 21, 2018, 5 p.m. Central time
Switchyard Park Public Art: Request for Qualifications The City of Bloomington through the Bloomington Community Arts Commission seeks an artist or artist team interested in creating a signature artwork for Switchyard Park. For more information, please contact: Sean Starowitz, Assistant Director of Economic and Sustainable Development for the Arts, 812-349-3534 December 21, 2018, 5 p.m. Central time
Tech Studio Art Installation at The Museum of Science, Boston (MOS) This installation will be part of a new gallery for family audiences with a special focus on girls and women. The exhibition intent is Messages: - I can have fun creating solutions like an engineer, and - Engineering is an iterative process I can use to solve problems. December 20, 2018
Call for Proposals: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition in Johnson City, TN

The Public Art Committee of Johnson City, TN is seeking pieces of leasable outdoor sculpture to be installed for two years in and around Founders Park, downtown Johnson City, TN.

December 30, 2018
GLEAM, Art in a New Light, Madison, WI GLEAM, Art in a New Light, seeks exciting light-based installation proposals to be situated within Olbrich Botanical Gardens’ landscape or the Bolz Conservatory. Each proposal must utilize light as its major component to achieve a dynamic evening / nighttime presence. February 22, 2018, 11:59 Central time
The Phone Art Box project, Somerville, MA The Nave Gallery and Somerville Arts Council seek proposals for art to transform abandoned phone boxes throughout the city. Art must be durable and able to withstand the weather conditions for this semi-permanent public art project. Ongoing - The project will continue to add new sites through the next 6 months or until our budget has been spent.
U.S. General Services Administration:
Art in Architecture Program Registry
Oversees the commissioning of artworks for new federal buildings nationwide ongoing

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Item Date Notes For more information
Theatre and Acting Games class December 8, 15, 22, and 29, from 12noon - 1:30 p.m.

This class is offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios, and is for grades 5-9. The course cost is $75, and led by Instructor Cody Hernden.
Ballet Foundation class December 9, 16, 23, and 30, from 10 - 11 a.m. This class is offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios, and is for grades 7-12. The course cost is $60, and led by Instructor Katie Proulx.
Jazz and Musical Theatre class December 9, 16, 23, and 30, from 11 a.m. - 12noon This class is offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios, and is for grades 7-12. The course cost is $60, and led by Instructor Katie Proulx.
Palace Youth Theatre Vacation Camps February 25 - March 1 = The AristoCats, and
April 22-26 = Seussical
Vacation camps are for children of all theatre skill levels in grades 2 - 12. Camp hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. through 4 p.m.
Call for Stories - Seeking Young Professionals in Manchester, NH with a story to tell! Currently Ongoing The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) and Manchester Young Professionals Network (MYPN) are on a mission to curate content related to Young Professionals (YPs). More specifically, we want to highlight YPs who have a cool story to tell about why they chose to Manchester to live, work & play.
Monthly Vocal Coaching,
Pine Street Studios
ongoing / monthly Vocal Coaching sessions offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios. Coaching is for students in grades 2-12. Sessions are $30 for a half hour and $60 for an hour. Email Hunter Ulbin, with subject line '<<MOUNTH>> VOCAL COACHING'.
Be sure to include your, name, best phone number to be reached at, and the name/age of your child.
World Tours Studio ongoing

World Tours Studio (WTS) offers Artists and writers travel workshop booking services. Artist interested in scheduling and booking a travel workshop to offer simply provide dates and destinations and World Tours Studio does the rest, putting together a package that the artists can offer to their students. WTS takes care of all the logistics while artists are freed up to put together their curriculum and fill their workshops.
16-week Rotating Art Exhibits ongoing Displayable art, including photography.
Art Connects NH ongoing 2D art donated by artists are given to NH social service agencies and create permanent exhibitions for underserved clients who normally would not have access to art
Artist Gallery at Barrington Public Library ongoing Seeking work by talented artists, for display behind our circulation desk Amy Inglis
(603) 664-9715
First-in-the-Nation Primary Photography Collaborative ongoing NH Citizens for the Arts is collecting your photographs from presidential primaries, and sharing them on social media.
Monthly Art display of work by local artists at the Dover Public Library ongoing Local artists in all mediums sought for monthly rotating display in the Reference Room / Art Gallery

Susan Dunker
(603) 516-6050

Open Call for Submissions ongoing AVA Gallery and Art Center is accepting exhibition proposals from artists for individual artist exhibitions Margaret Jacobs
Exhibition Coordinator
(603) 448-3117
Disaster Planning and Recovery for Cultural Organizations available online Includes links to web-based resources.
Revised Regulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act available online From the National Endowment for the Arts' Office of Accessibility
Risk Assessment for Disaster Planning (webinar) available online Learn to perform risk assessment as part of a disaster plan.

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Last updated: December 4, 2018
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