Friday, November 30, 2012

artbeat from the California Arts Council

Lots of cool stuff in the call for artists section.
November 30, 2012 artbea
California Arts Council
California arts receive $3.73M from NEA
The National Endowment for the Arts announced the results of its funding for organizations this week, and Californians fared well. Golden State arts organizations received $3.73 million.
Yo-Yo Ma to deliver 2013 Nancy Hanks Lecture
Grammy award-winning musician Yo-Yo Ma will deliver the Americans for the Arts' (AFTA's) 26th annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC in April.
Our NASAA Presentations (Arts Education, Social Media)
The California Arts Council was asked to make two key presentations at the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies' annual conference. The Director and Chair presented information on the CREATE CA arts education initiative, and the communications staff shared our social media strategies.
Irvine's New Arts Strategy: Engagement
The Irvine Foundation strives to benefit the people of California, and its programing includes the arts and culture. The organization's new arts strategy aims to improve engagement.
Coastal Commission Art & Poetry Contest for K-12 Kids
Children in grades K-12 with a love of the oceans and the visual or literary arts now have an opportunity to explore their passions and potentially win prizes with the California Coastal Commission's annual contest.

what's new   jobs
Exhibits Director
Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach
Laguna Beach, CA
Exhibitions Assistant
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, CA
Theatre Arts Teacher
Echo Horizon School
Culver City, CA
Manager of Individual Giving
Asian Art Museum
San Francisco, CA
Theatre Technician(s)
Antelope Valley College
Antelope
grants   artist calls
Nominations for Outstanding Commitment to Collection Preservation
Heritage Preservation, AIC
Deadline: 2012-12-15
All Roads Film Project Seed Grants (Dec deadline)
National Geographic
Deadline: 2012-12-15
Individual Support Grants for Visual Artists
Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation
Deadline: 2012-12-15
Tenth Glenn Gould Prize
Glenn Gould Foundation
Deadline: 2012-12-15
Stockholm Fringe Fest 2013
Stockholm Fringe Fest (Stoff)
Stockholm, Sweden
CFAI Winter Juried Show
Contemporary Fine Art International
Houston, TX
Open Call to Visual Artists
Ormond Memorial Art Museum
Ormond Beach, FL
A Graden Grows
Arts and Culture Commission of Contra Costa County
Martinez, CA
Faces
Arts and Culture Commission of Contra Costa County
Martinez, CA
conferences/workshops   research
Chamber Music America's 35th Anniversary Conference
Chamber Music America
New York
Date: 2013-01-17
Join Theatre Bay Area for Diversity Symposium (Free)
Theatre Bay Area
Berkeley, CA
Date: 2012-12-03