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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
NH Community Theater Association seeks Entries for the 47th Annual One-Act Festival Open to all material, all ages, any community theater organization in NH. Festival = weekend of September 7, 2018 More information contact Chuck at
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

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Calls for Entries & Competitions
Name Genre / Medium Deadline For more information
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.
Gallation Art Crossing

Creation or contribution for the Gallatin Art Crossing is an opportunity to have your work marketed and on display in downtown Bozeman, Montana for one year and available for sale during that time.

June 9, 2018
Artistic Excellence Competition Get your artwork spotlighted in Southwest Art and win $2,000! Enter your best work in our competition and show us your Artistic Excellence! All mediums, styles, and subjects are accepted. Award Winners will be published in the December 2018 issue of Southwest Art. June 15, 2018
Paper Works A majority of all artworks begin with a piece of paper, a sketch, a drawing, perhaps a 3D model. This juried competition will look at art on paper as the finished product.  June 15, 2018
AMPLIFIED the Art of Music

Music is the most commonly embraced art form. People from every continent on earth have been influenced by music at some point in their life. It is a universal language that speaks to us no matter the genre, generation or geography.

June 17, 2018
Skypoint Sculpture Program

The Downtown Billings Alliance (DBA) Public Art Committee is seeking professional artist submissions for outdoor sculptures to be temporarily installed at a corner under Skypoint, near the intersection of 2nd Avenue North and North Broadway in downtown Billings.

June 18, 2018
Metamorphosis For Metamorphosis we invite submission of photographs that address the transient, the ephemeral, and the transition from one stage of being to another. June 20, 2018
SculptFest 2018 The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center (WEST RUTLAND, VT) invites artists to submit proposals for SculptFest 2018 (September 8 - October 21). The theme for this year’s outdoor exhibition is interdependence.Artist’s responding to this call are encouraged to think across and between creative disciplines and media. Friday, June 22, 2018
Naturally New England The Center for the Arts in New London is sponsoring a landscape and nature of New England 2-dimensional art show. June 22, 2018
Joshua Tree National Park Art Exposition Juried fine art exhibition Sept. 1-30, 2018, plus Art Expo weekend celebration Sept. 15-16 in 29 Palms, California. Artwork must depict or be inspired by Joshua Tree National Park or its cultural history. $5,000 cash awards, exhibition catalog, and month-long exhibition. Open to living artists 18 and over, 2D or 3D artwork created by the artist within the last 5 years. June 25, 2018
Abstract Catalyst Exhibition (5th Annual) "Abstract Catalyst", as always, the intention of  the theme is never to drive the work, rather have it serve as an impetus to discover unique visions and showcase them.   All mediums are welcome. June 30, 2018
May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize The May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize is awarded for a book-length collection of poetry. The book must be previously unpublished as a whole (poems within the collection that have appeared elsewhere are welcome, should your collection win the contest we’ll ask for an acknowledgments page noting where each poem was previously published.) June 30, 2018
Your Community SaveArtSpace will be transforming advertising spaces into public art in local communities across America! All artists nationwide (Including Puerto Rico and US Territories) are encouraged to Submit! June 30,2018
The Moth International Short Story Prize 2018 The competition is organized by The Moth magazine. The Prize is for a single unpublished short story. There is a word limit of 5,000. Entries must be in English. Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast. June 30, 2018
Biodiversity Drawing Contest The subject of the contest is the Biodiversity, portrayed through illustrations of fauna, flora and wild habitats. There are two categories: Scientific Drawing which applies concepts and techniques of drawing and elements of descriptive and informative character with scientific rigor. Nature Drawing which seeks to portray, through drawing techniques, wild fauna land floristic species. June 30, 2018
65th Annual Greeley Park Art Show Open to all artists 18 years of age or older working in 2-dimenial, or 3-dimentional work. All work entered in the competitions must have been created since August 1, 2015. All artwork must be finished and have a wire for hanging. July 1, 2018 http://www.nashuaareaartists
Invitational Art Show and Sale

Toucan seeks artistic interpretations of the theme "BLUES," primarily related to the musical genre. Work in any media, both 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional, but no larger than 36" x 36" x 36", will be considered.

July 2, 2018
Animal Instinct "Animal Instinct" is a celebration of the animal kingdom, as well as a call for the humane and ethical treatment of all creatures, big and small. July 12, 2018
Your Art New York This is your opportunity to have your art displayed on advertisement space in New York City! All artists are encouraged to submit! July 31, 2018
American Art Competition “Americans at Work” is your chance to show the world your interpretation of the American worker. Who they are. What they do. Where they do it. Be awarded cash prizes and have your work exhibited at the prestigious Sausalito Art Festival. July 31, 2018
Environmental Photograoher of the Year 2018 Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people. July 31,2018
Maker & Food Fest (Saturday, August 25, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.) This on-day festival, organized and hosted by the Children's Museum of NH, is a chance for local inventors, entrepreneurs, tech-enthusiats, artisans and more to showcase their talents. Makers share your knowledge with more than 1,600 interested adults and children. Maker applications will be accepted through Friday, August 3, 2018.
Small Works SF Small Works SF is a "tabletop" style art fair in an industrial warehouse setting where select artists can show small-scale works in all mediums. The fair runs September 29-30, 2018. Small Works offers an excellent opportunity for artists to experience stARTup Fair in a smaller, more approachable framework that taps into a unique collector market. August 5, 2018
Aesthetica Art Prize

The Aesthetica Art Prize is now open for entries, presenting an opportunity for emerging and established artists to further their involvement in the art world. The award is an internationally renowned prize presented by Aesthetica Magazine and judged by industry experts. 

August 31, 2018
Wausau Museum The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art is now accepting entries for it's Second Annual National Juried Exhibition, (ANJE), 2018. Over $10,000.00 in Cash Awards. This year's Juror is Frank Bernarducci, owner of the Bernarducci Gallery in New York. August 31, 2018
Speaking Volumes: Transforming Hate You are invited to make and share books that address The Transformational Powers of Art. All books will be displayed as a reading library within the exhibition Speaking Volumes: Transforming Hate, at the Holter Museum of Art in Helena, Montana, October 4 to December 30, 2018. September 21, 2018
CGTrader Digital Art Competition This is an international competition. There are no strict requirements, and artworks do not have to be created exclusively for the competition, both 2D and 3D art will be accepted. September 30, 2018
Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

Entry is now open for the premier documentary film festival in the American West. Now accepting entries of non-fiction films of all forms, genres, subject matter and lengths for consideration in another world-class lineup at the 16th annual Big Sky Documentary Film Festival (BSDFF).

Earlybird Deadline: June 30, 2018
Regular Deadline: September 3, 2018
Late Deadline: October 8, 2018

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Grants, Funding & Awards
Name Organization(s) - description Deadline For more information
Community Thrives Challenge

Does your organization have a track record of expanding economic opportunity for low-income and financially insecure people in your community?
***Rockefeller Foundation & Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will give $1 million each to 10 selected US Communities. Registration deadline: June 12, 2018, Round One Application: June 19, 2018, and Round Two Application: August 6, 2018.

June 12, 2018 https://www.communities
Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) RCDI grants are awarded to help non-profit housing and community development organizations, low-income rural communities and federally recognized tribes support housing, community facilities and community and economic development projects in rural areas.
funding available: $50k-$250k
June 25, 2018
Art Works II: Media Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts is committed to support activities that reflect the dynamic, diverse, and evolving nature of the media arts field. Applicants may apply in this Art Works category for media arts projects that support creation, exhibition, education, and distribution of historic and contemporary artworks in all genres and forms that use electronic media, film and technology (analog & digital; old and new) as an artistic medium or a medium to broaden arts appreciation and awareness (of any discipline). All genres are welcome to apply; all phases of project support are eligible.

July 12, 2018
Transportation Alternative Program (TAP)

Eligible programs include:

  • On- and off-road trail facilities for pedestrians, bicyclists, and other non-motorized users.
  • Projects that will provide safe routes for non-drivers, children, older adults and individuals with disabilities.
  • Conversion of abandoned railroad corridors for non-motorized transportation.
  • SRTS infrastructure projects that were eligible under the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act - A Legacy for Users
July 13, 2018 (final application: August 7, 2018)
Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund Local GRants Program The Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund Local Grans Program makes grants of up to $20,000 to support “projects in Coös County, NH and bordering communities in the United States and Canada that focus on community revitalization.” July 19, 2018
Smart Growth America

Smart Growth America will select six U.S. communities to receive technical assistance using small-scale manufacturing as a strategy to create economic opportunity, enhance Main Streets, and build great places. (Informational Webinar: June 11, 2018, at 2 p.m.)

June 29, 2018
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) The primary purpose of the CDBG program is the development of viable communities by providing decent housing, suitable living environments, and expanding economic opportunities, principally for low and moderate income people. The program is sponsored by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). July 30, 2018
Brownfields RLF Cleanup Grants The NH Department of Environmental Services Brownfields Program is making available $400,000 for two or more Cleanup Grants and is soliciting applications from interested eligible entities. The Cleanup Grants will provide funding to conduct cleanup activities on properties where the redevelopment or reuse of the site is complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance or contaminant. Individual Grants will be limited to no more than $200,000 per site July 31, 2018
New England State Touring (NEST) Grant

New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA)
(for projects on or after November 1, 2018)

August 1, 2018
The Halstead Grant Sponsored by Halstead, a jewelry supply distributor to studios around the world, this program has awarded a grant each year since it began in 2006. Past winners and finalists are an impressive group of accomplished jewelry designers. August 1, 2018
Community Grants Program - Unrestricted Grants This competitive grants program awards unrestricted grants that support an organization’s general operations as a whole rather than a particular project or capacity-building effort. August 2, 2018
Our Town Our Town is the National Endowment for the Arts’ creative placemaking grants program. These grants support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes. Successful Our Town projects ultimately lay the groundwork for systemic changes that sustain the integration of arts, culture, and design into strategies for strengthening communities.
***"How to Apply" webinar - June 20, 2018 from 3-4 p.m.
August 9, 2018
New England Dance Fund New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) August 14, 2018
Aesthetica Art Prize

The Aesthetica Art Prize is now open for entries, presenting an opportunity for emerging and established artists to further their involvement in the art world. The award is an internationally renowned prize presented by Aesthetica Magazine and judged by industry experts.

August 31, 2018 http://www.aestheticamagazine
A Community Thrives A Community Thrives (ACT) is a social impact fundraising program, supported by the USA TODAY NETWORK and the Gannett Foundation, that is focused on empowering communities to take on local challenges and share the issues important to them around education, wellness, and culture, on a national platform. September 15, 2018

Applicants other than orchestras and opera companies may request either general operating support or support for special projects. All orchestras and opera companies, except for contemporary music specialists, are eligible to apply only for special project support.
$1,000 - $7,500

September 15, 2018
Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation

Up to 15 grantees will be awarded $25K each in matching funds to produce their own Levitt AMP [Your City] Music Series—an outdoor, free concert series featuring a diverse line up of high caliber entertainment for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy. Online public voting determines the Top 25 finalists. Grant applications open on July 17.
Geographic Focus:  National, small to mid-sized towns 
Award: $25,000 matching grant

September 25, 2018
The CGTrader Digital Art Competition

CGTrader, a company running an online 3D model marketplace, has just launched the Digital Art Competition, which invites all CG artists (both 2D and 3D).

September 30, 2018
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
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

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Jobs, Residencies, Internships & Volunteer Opportunities
Position Organization / Location Deadline to apply For more information
Grant Manager Women's Rural Entrepreneurial Network (WREN), Bethlehem, NH ASAP
Program Assistant Academy of Applied Science,
Concord, NH
Program Assistant Reaching Higher NH,
Concord, NH
Development Director Castle Preservation Society,
Moultonborough, NH
Orchestra Personnel Manager -and- Marketing & Audience Engagement Manager Symphony NH,
Nashua, NH
Gallery Manager Women's Rural Entrepreneurial Network (WREN), Bethelehem, NH ASAP
Office Assistant Library Arts Center, Newport, NH
Employment Start Date:  Early June 2018
Director, Dartmouth College Glee Club,
Associate Producer,
Box Office Manager,
Box Office Assistant,
Audience Engagement Assistant,
Hokins Center Usher
Hopkins Center for the Arts (HOP) at Dartmouth College,
Hanover, NH
Open Positions - Private Muic Teachers Ted Herbert's Music School, at The Majestic Theatre, Page Street, Manchester, NH
Current Position openings:
(female) Voice/Piano -or- Voice/Guitar Teacher
(male or femail) Saxophone -and/or- Clarinet Teacher
Positions to be filled immediately For more information: ,
Applicants should email resume and references ASAP to SChool Administrator A. Robery Dionne
Scenic Painter/Carpenter, Two Costume Designers, and a Costume Intern 2018 Professional Season at Jean's Playhouse, Lincoln, NH ASAP Please contact Artistic Director Sharon Paquette at
Set Designer/Builder IMPACT (Children's Theatre Company) at Jean's Playhouse, Lincoln, NH ASAP Please contact Artistic Director Sharon Paquette at
Marketing Coordinator McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center,
Concord, NH
Editor HowlRound ASAP
Curatorial Assistant for American Art Hood Museum of Art,
Hanover, NH
Community Impact Associate NH Charitable Foundation,
Concord, NH
Marketing and Graphic Design Associate NH SPCA,
Stratham, NH
Music Performance Manager (Staff and Administrator | Music | Part-time) Phills Exeter Academy,
Exeter, NH
Administrative Assistant New Futures,
Concord, NH
ASAP Please email a cover letter, with your resume, to April Arel at  No phone calls please.  Position will remain open until filled.
Assistant Director of Production & Facility Colonial Theatre Group,
Keene, NH
To apply, e-mail cover letter, resume and references to:  with subject line: Assistant Director of Production & Facility Search, or mail to: Assistant Director of Production & Facility Search, The Colonial Theatre, 95 Main Street, PO Box 77, Keene, NH 03431

Interim Director and Curator Lamont Gallery,
Phills Exeter Academy,
Exeter, NH
Coordinator Pro Portsmouth,
Portsmouth, NH
Assistant Director of Production & Facility The Colonial Theatre,
Keene, NH
This is a full-time, seasonal (9 – 10 month/year) position.  Compensation is commensurate with experience with a generous benefits package.

To apply, e-mail cover letter, resume and references to  with subject line: Assistant Director of Production & Facility Search, or mail to Assistant Director of Production & Facility Search, The Colonial Theatre, PO Box 77, 95 Main Street, Keene, NH 03431. 

Senior Cultural Planner, Senior Researcher and Graduate Intern Metris Arts Consulting,
Easton, PA
open until filled
Festival Director Music Mountain Incorporated,
Falls Village, CT
open until filled
Art Director Boys & Girls Club of Central NH
Concord, NH
June 15, 2018
Sirius Art Centre Residency,
Cork, Ireland
This two- to four-week residency allows artists to stay in a beautiful bedroom apartment with a workspace on the waterfront of the centre of Cobh, twenty minutes away from Cork, Ireland. The residency is open to individuals and groups. June 15, 2018
Sirius Arts Centre (musician and composer focus) Residency,
Cork, Ireland
This new international residency programme specifically for composers and musicians. This residency programme is designed to offer artists the opportunity to write, research and develop their practices and to engage in dialogue with Sirius, other organisations in Cork and the surrounding community. June 15, 2018
Branscombe House Residency This 11-month residency provides free living and work space in exchange for 22 hours of community engagement per month. The city of Richmond will also provide in-kind marketing support, performance space, and material reimbursement. June 15, 2018
The North Adams Project Funding and professional development for the growing artist community in North Adams, and for artists looking to set down creative roots in our great little city. June 18, 2018
New York City Artist Residency Dacia Gallery is pleased to announce its Artist Residency Program for Fall 2018, in New York City. The painting intensive program will comprise of drawing and painting the figure from life, guest lecturers, a business of art course and gallery visits.  Thursday, June 21, 2018
Residency - Gallery Affero Studio for Artists-Parents, Newark, New Jersey Gallery Affero is offering a free studio space with $1,000 stipend to artists who are parents. The open call is open to national artists and collectives who are working in any media. June 23, 2018
Chicken & Egg Pictures Accelerator Lab The Accelerator Lab is dedicated to supporting women directors working on their first or second feature-length documentary. The program comes with a $35,000 grant in funding for the production, monthly mentorship, retreats, industry meetings, and more. June 25, 2018
Anticipated High School Art Teacher position (50%, part-time) Sanborn Regional High School July 1, 2018
Mabou Mines Suite/Space New York City-based artists are invited to apply for Mabou Mines’ performance residency. The program provides artistic mentorship, rehearsal space, public performances in their new 99-seat theater, a $3,000 stipend, and more. July 2, 2018
The Studios at MASS MoCA Fall/winter residency sessions are between October 10, 2018 and April 2, 2019 July 9, 2018
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park This residency is newly renovated and is now open to families, couples, as well as individual artists and collectives. Artists will have access to the presentation space, studio, and accommodations, plus they will receive a $2,000 stipend. July 11, 2018
Folk Arts Coordinator ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes,
Corning, NY
July 13, 2018
360 Xochi Quetzal 2018 Fiber Resiency in Mexico

International fiber artists working in all fiber media are welcome to apply as well as writers working on fiber-related projects and musicians/composers whose focus is stringed instruments.

July 29, 2018
Graduate Internships American Independance Museum,
Exeter, NH
November 20, 2018
Content Marketing & Copywriting Associate The Music Hall,
Portsmouth, NH
To be filled ASAP
Office Manager Brattleboro Museum and Art Center (BMAC)
Brattleboro, VT
To be filled ASAP
Administrative Assistant Canterbury Shaker Village,
Canterbury, NH
To be filled ASAP
Executive Director Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center,
Westhampton Beach, New York
To be filled ASAP
Director of Marketing, Audience Development Manager, and
Logistical Arts Manager
The Philadelphia Orchestra,
Philadelphia, PA
To be filled as soon as possible
Operations Manager Prescott Park Arts Festival,
Portsmouth, NH
To be filled ASAP
Coordinator of Pro Portsmouth

Pro Portsmouth, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to celebrating and sustaining the vitality of Portsmouth's arts, culture and history through events and community collaboration. Pro Portsmouth produces a number of the Seacoast’s largest Downtown events: Children’s Day, Market Square Day Festival & 10K Road Race, Summer in the Street and First Night® Portsmouth.

To be filled ASAP About Pro Portsmouth, Inc.: ,

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Executive Director Revels North,
Hanover, NH
To be filled ASAP
Executive Development Assistant

Concord, Community Music School,
Concord, NH

To be filled ASAP

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter (no telephone inquiries, please) to:
Concord Community Music School
President, attn. Executive Assistant Search
23 Wall Street, Concord, NH  03301

Education/Site Manager - Laconia

Community Action Program of Belknap-Merrimack Counties,
Laconia, NH
To be filled ASAP
Graphic Designer,
Creative Mornings Portsmouth
CreativeMornings Portsmouth is a local chapter of the the global breakfast lecture series for the creative community founded by Tina Roth Eisenberg (@swissmiss). We meet once a month on a Friday morning 8:30 - 10 am. Every meeting will feature a local speaker on the month’s topic and is free and open to the public - breakfast snacks & drinks to be provided. Open until filled Please email us if you are interested and for more information.
Executive Director Society of Arts & Crafts,
Boston, MA
Open until filled
Assistant Technical Director,
Assistant Properties Master, Scenic Artist, and Wardrobe Supervisor
Northern Stage,
White River Junction, VT
Open until filled
Parking Lot Attendant, Manager of Foundation Relations,
Visitor Services Associate,
Seasonal Gardener,
Historical Role Player(s), and Historical Interpreter
Strawbery Banke Museum,
Portsmouth, NH
Open until filled
Paraprofessionals/Aides and Substitutes Spaulding Youth Center,
Northfield, NH
Open until filled http://www.spauldingyouthcenter
Executive Director Southwest Montana Arts Council,
Dillon, MT
Open until filled
Executive Director Great Waters Music Festival,
Wolfeboro, NH
Open until filled

Director of Development,
Art Center Outreach Program Teachers,
Art Center Program Teachers, and Cafe Counter Clerk

The Currier Museum,
Manchester, NH
Open until filled
Marketing Specialist & (FT) Resource Development Director Monadnock United Way,
Keene, NH
Instructor -
Majestic's Space Journey (half-day theatre camp for ages 5 - 7 years)
Instructor will plan and lead activities to provide positive social interaction, imaginative play, theatre games, music, and creative movement. A short showcase will be held for family and friends on the final Saturday. Must have the ability to provide ACTIVE based program for this particular age group, and classroom management skills. Camp runs Monday -Friday 9am - 1pm, July 17 - 29. Individuals should have experience in theatre and working with young children. ASAP Interested candidates should email resume and interest to
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 (in Keene and Peterborough) 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.

Music Together Teacher Training  Gain fresh insight into how young children learn music, experience live demonstration classes, and discover how you can bring Music Together to families, schools, and therapeutic settings in your community. CEUs available June 8, 9, and 10, 2018
Measure Twice, Cut Once: Preparing for a Capital Construction Project

Whether you are just starting to think about a construction project or are in mid-stream, this workshop will help you better understand the capital construction process, mitigate risks, and make timely, well-informed decisions at every step.

June 11, 2018, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Grantwriting for Artists (online workshop) Led by artist Tracie Holder whom has raised over $2 million for her creative projects. She will share her expertise in grantwriting to give you a clear road map when applying for funding. (cost of $25) Monday, June 11, 2018, from 7 - 8 p.m. EST
Effective Negotiation (online workshop) Sometimes all that stands between an artist and a successful career is good negotiation. Kirby Tepper has spent years using his experience in the entertainment world to help artists ask for what they deserve with confidence. He'll discuss offers and counteroffers, working with attorneys and representatives, and how to close deals. (cost of $25) Thursday, June 14, 2018, from 7 - 8 p.m. EST
Producing & Funding You Cammunity Engagement Campaign (online workshop)

Stephanie Bleyer has more than 12 years of experience helping artists mobilize new audiences, raise funds, and create strategic plans. She shares her knowledge on effective practices for community outreach and engagement, looking at several action-oriented case studies. (cost of $25)

Monday, June 18, 2018, from 7 - 8 p.m. EST
Advanced Search Engine Optimization Advanced optimization of your website for search. We will cover on-page and on-site optimization strategies that will help better position your website in search results. We will also touch upon external factors that affect your search engine rankings. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Chesapeake Writers' Conference

Each summer, they host between 35 and 45 writers at all levels of experience for a week of lectures, craft talks, readings, and panel discussions, as well as daily workshops in the genre each participant has applied in–fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction.

June 24-30, 2018
Social Media for Artists (online workshop) As an artist and former Director of Marketing for the Carnegie Museum of Art, Brad Stephenson uses social media in his professional and artistic life. He'll share his skills with you to help you use social media to expand your audience and keep them informed about your practice. (cost of $25) Monday, June 25, 2018, from 7 - 8:30 p.m. EST
Teachers Clay Camp This camp is designed to allow you time to share ideas, learn new skills and revive your sense of creativity in a supportive environment. Demonstrations and discussions will be geared to student interest and ability. Teachers from all levels and disciplines welcome. M-F, June 25-29, 9am - noon
Metal You Can Wear School is out!!! Now it's your turn. Come explore the world of metals with your fellow professionals. Whether you are a teacher of art, science, or one of the humanities this is an opportunity for you to replenish yourself in ways that might surprise you. No prior metals or art experience necessary. You decide what you want to leave with and Kerstin will help you get there. The week will be divided into two short workshops, take one or both. M & Tu, June 25 & 26, 2018
Metal: Sculptures that Move School is out!!! Now it's your turn. Come explore the world of metals with your fellow professionals. Whether you are a teacher of art, science, or one of the humanities this is an opportunity for you to replenish yourself in ways that might surprise you. No prior metals or art experience necessary. You decide what you want to leave with and Kerstin will help you get there. The week will be divided into two short workshops, take one or both. W-F, June 27-29, 2018
Clay: Composite Forms Come to class with an array of recently made pottery parts—soft to leather hard—ready to become larger pieces. We will play with many forms, sharing pieces with each other, combining parts that go together—mixing and matching—in order to loosen up expectations and find new aesthetic appeal. Monday, July 2, 2018
Make a Lidded Basket On Monday you will weave a creel, knitting basket, double pie basket or a picnic basket. On Friday (the basket needs to dry) you will make the lid for your basket out of cherry, walnut, or tiger maple. The lid needs to be sanded and trimmed to fit the basket. M & F, July 2 & 6, 2018
Tips for Painting with Acrylics Bring in your schools brand of acrylics to learn about how they handle in different applications like stylized painting, still-life/detail painting, 3-D/sculpture painting and printmaking. Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Class Plans for Art Teachers Bring a class plan for an art class or project to share. Ask questions of other art teachers about plans, products, projects, etc. A half-day of sharing, including lunch. Tu & Th, July 3 & 5, 2018
International Summer School of Physical Theatre The program is inviting performing arts practitioners from all over the world, passionate and inspired by movement, acting, dance, physical theater, and interested to practically research contemporary methods of performance making, and ultimately establish new contacts with like-minded artists from around the globe. June 29 - July 6, 2018
NH Grants Institute Designed for both novice and experienced grant seekers alike, the NH Grants Institute is a comprehensive and interactive 3-day workshop that covers organizational readiness, pre-grant planning, grant identification, strategy, relationship development between grantor and grantee, proposal writing, collaborative grant development, the review process, and forging effective relationships with funders. August 7-9, 2018
Mastering Your Mark An Art Conference dsigned especially for you. Nineteen sessions packed with tips, techniques and inspiration to help you advance your artwork. There’s something for everyone – from beginners to advanced. Hands-on activities during the day-  Using Alcohol Inks with Mary Wojciechowski and Eileen Casey-What Lies Beneath Lunchtime Keynote -Wendy Hale The Creative Brain – Why We Paint; Why We Can’t. First 100 to register are entered into a drawing for a Wacom Intuos Pro Professional Pen & Touch Tablet worth $350! Sunday, October 14, 2018
Idea Swap The Idea Swap is an annual event for New England-based nonprofit cultural organizations and touring artists to network and share tour project ideas, including those that may qualify for funding from NEFA’s Expeditions grant program. Where: Mechanics Hall | 321 Main St., Worcester, MA October 30, 2018
Click! 2018 Photography Conference Please join us November 3 for the Cape Cod Art Center's 5th annual CLICK! Photography Conference, featuring Canon Explorer of Light Jack Reznicki, Bobbi Lane, Barbara Braman, Mike Goodman, Gail Hansche, Andy Howard, John Klingel, Jurgen Lobert, Bob Singer, John Tunney, Lori Whalen and Betty Wiley. November 3, 2018

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Requests for Proposals
Project; Location Notes Deadline For more information
Main Street Reimagined,
Worcester, MA

The City of Worcester seeks RFP's for public art installations as part of their Main Street Reimagined streetscape project. Installations should reflect elements of Worcester’s history, culture and community in creative and interesting ways through the themes of creativity, innovation and revolution.

July 13, 2018
Happy Rock Park, Gladstone, MO The City of Gladstone seeks to commission public art that will engage more than 500,000 annual visitors to this 80-acre park that features playgrounds, shelters, tennis courts, soccer/football fields, softball fields and a multi-use paved trail that will be partially renovated in the fall July 27, 2018
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
NH Theatre Project 2018 Summer Camps Four sessions July through August, 2018

Real Life Heroes: Teen Theatre Camp – July 9-14, 2018 - For Ages 12-17 – Campers create an original ensemble performance.
The Play’s the Thing!  Youth Theatre Camp – July 16-21, 2018 - For ages 7 -11 – Now in its 23rd year!
Strafford Summer Arts Camp – July 16-August 20, 2018 - For ages 8-14 – Now in its 23rd year!
Build Your Own Musical – July 30 - August 3, 2018 - For ages 8-12 - Collaboration with Portsmouth Music & Arts Center
NH Theatre Project 2018 Summer Camp - for ADULTS July 25 - July 28, 2018 An immersive summer theatre camp experience for adults age 18 to 98.
47th Annual One-Act Festival Festival = weekend of September 7, 2018 NH Community Theater Association seeks entries for the 47th Annual One-Act Festival. Open to all material, all ages, any community theater organization in NH.
More information contact Chuck at
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: June 15, 2018
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