Also currently listed – teaching positions. There’s suddenly a lot of doors opening within academia in the USA – see the end for details.
Other places to find yourself some deadly deadline action:
- CaFE – Call For Entry site: check out the site and sign up for email updates. America focused. (*** I’ve given up posting from their newsletter – it’s just too long…)
- Sign up to the benchpeg newsletter, professional jewellery news, delivered weekly. Britain focused.
- Klimt02. Newsletter. Epic site. Enough said.
- Snag’s Springboard – you can get that in an RSS feed, so each new entry will come straight to you. America focused.
*** This month’s new additions ***
Professional Artist, International / Artist Spotlight / Call For Artists. “The editors of Professional Artist select one artist bimonthly to be featured in the Artist Spotlight section of the magazine.” Deadline December 31.
Impact. “The Brookline Arts Center (BAC) invites student jewelry and metalsmithing artists to submit work that demonstrates the relationship between heritage and innovation. IMPACT will be held onsite in conjunction with the 2015 Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) Conference May 20-23, 2015.” This opportunity closes on January 4th, 2015.
*** SMALL BUILDINGS: built, unbuilt, unbuildable – St. Louis, MO. Opportunity closes on January 9th, 2015.
***Jewellers wanted for 2015 Exhibition, Attitude As Form. Proposal Due: 10 January
Call for expressions of interest for 2015 Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition ‘Attitude As Form’. ” A touring exhibition that will be shown first at the Queensland Collage of Arts and then at Gaffa Gallery to coincide with the Jewellers & Metalsmiths Group Australia Conference in Sydney.” For Australia-based artists. Proposal Due: 10 January, 2014.
Metalsmith magazine, 2015 Curated “Exhibition in Print” — Call for Related Work for Moved by Metal: On Beauty as Interaction. Guest Curator, Wendy Steiner. Deadline the 15th of Jan, 2015.
*** 2015 Internships and Apprenticeships at SCC. Deadline the 15th of Jan, 2015
The Power And The Beauty. At the gallery Alchemy 9.2.5., Boston. Deadline for application: 1/30/15
The Emerging Artist Platform Award + The Emerging Writer Platform Award from Sienna Gallery. Submission start October 1st, entries due Jan 31st, 2015.
Call for Entries: Mindful: Exploring Mental Health through Art. Exhibition at the Society for Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh, submission proposals due Feb 1st, 2015.
*** Call for Artists: ‘Mimesis’ Amberif Design Award 2015 – Poland. February 9, 2015
CAST: “We are seeking high quality images of cast jewelry and objects.” Authors Jen Townsend and Renee Zettle-Sterling (SNAG President Renee and board member Jen) are calling for images of cast pieces, as well as the casting process. Application dates: Aug 1, 2014 – Feb 1, 2015.
*** FOUNTAINHEAD FELLOW – Richmond, VA. Deadline: Feb 15, 2015.
Cooperation Garnish. “Metalsmith and jewelry artists are asked to form two-person working partnerships. Each pairing should consist of a maker who self-describes as “traditional,” the other self-describing as using nontraditional materials and/or decidedly current techniques. In essence: 2 diverse approaches should be clearly evident in the resulting work.” Deadline: Feb 15, 2015.
2015 Taiwan International Metal Crafts Competition. Metal artists accepted in jewellery and object categories. Applications accepted February 9, 2015-February 22, 2015.
CALL FOR RESIDENT ARTISTS! Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. “3, 6, 9, and 12 month residencies available.” My SNAG mistress Caitie Sellers was amongst the residents last-and-this year, and the results speak for themselves! Application deadline : March 1, 2015.
The Françoise van den Bosch Foundation invites jewellery artists from outside the Netherlands to apply for an annual two months working period in a studio in Amsterdam during the months May – June. Application deadline : March 14, 2015.
Call for papers craft+design enquiry Issue 8 (2016) ‘Global Parallels: Production and Craft in Fashion and Industrial Design Industries.’ Expressions of Interest close on 30 April 2015.
American Society of Jewelry Historians, scholarship award competition, for current and recent graduate students. Deadline June 15, 2015
Radiant Pavilion. Melbourne. 1st – 6th September, 2015. I can’t explain this incredible event in one line, just go to the website. Or Klimt02.
Rolling + Undated Opportunities
*** Research Associate for Contemporary Jewelry – Dallas, TX. The Research Associate for Contemporary Jewelry is a 2-year, full-time appointment with primary responsibility to support the Margot B. Perot Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Design.
New Jewelry Artist Studio and Gallery seeks work. Paul Bierker: “I am opening a new state of the art production gallery in Pittsburgh PA… I am hoping to find new candidates to showcase in this location… I seek various styles with renewable materials as a big plus. Please message me here [Crafthaus] or send info to Paul (AT) Paulmichaeldesign.com. Pittsburgh Artists are STRONGLY encouraged to send work.
Artist in Residence in the Industrial Monument Jakob Bengel – Idar-Oberstein, Germany. 1-3 month residency for jewellers in the factory, including stipend and accommodation! Looks amazing.
Assistantships, Residencies, Volunteering & Employment at Touchstone Center for Crafts, Farmington, PA.
PORTFOLIO AND EXHIBITION PROPOSALS FOR LINCOLN CENTER ART GALLERIES – entry via CaFE, but instructions on the linked site (hint, scroll down).
The Peoria Art Guild. “Currently accepting submissions, and are sending out a call to artists, around the world and at all stages in their careers, to submit their portfolios for consideration.”
Commissioners’ Choice Invitational Lone Tree Arts Center.– entry via CaFE, but instructions on the linked site (hint, scroll down).
Contemporary Metal in Perth have updated their class timetable and there is some great stuff on offer. Check it!
Tributaries: Call for entries. The Metal Museum, in Memphis, has an ongoing call for exhibitions from emerging and mid-career artists. First deadline Feb 2013, for upcoming shows, and they keep applications on file for 2 years.
The Imperial Centre for the Arts + Sciences in North Carolina have a permanent exhibition call out, with shows booked 2-3 years in advance.
Teaching – full time faculty
These are generally Associate Professor/Tenure Track positions, and are listed alphabetically.
Kent State, Ohio. Deadline February 26th, 2015.
Rhode Island School of Design. Deadline – until filled.
San Diego State. “Review of applications will begin September 9th, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.”
Suny New Paltz, New York. 2 positions available. Deadline December 2nd, 2014.