Opportunities

Calls for Artists, Fellowships and More

ArtReach St. Croix – The Big Read in the St. Croix Valley: Call for Artists
As part of The Big Read in the St. Croix Valley, ArtReach St. Croix will present the exhibition Spirit, Heart, Home. In the novel, “Love Medicine” by Louise Erdrich, themes of love, heritage, nature and going home circle around the two central families. For this exhibition, we are seeking artwork that expresses these themes. Deadline: January 15, 2015  Additional Information, Application

ArtReach St. Croix – The Big Read in the St. Croix Valley: Call for Stories
As part of The Big Read in the St. Croix Valley, St. Croix Festival Theatre will be creating an original piece of theatre with the working theme “From the Back Door to the Kitchen Table.” This bold idea is built upon the concept of A.R. Gurney’s “The Dining Room” in conjunction with themes from Louise Erdrich’s “Love Medicine” and will tell a story inspired by residents of our local communiities. The exact format and content will be suggested by submissions from writers across the region. Writers are invited to send original pieces of work to provide inspiration for this process. Deadline: December 5, 2014  Additional Information

Stillwater Art Guild Gallery – Call for Artists
The Stillwater Art Guild Gallery’s River Room is prime exhibition and retail space available for rent by individuals and groups of artists. Tasteful, neutral walls make artwork pop. Warm spot lighting with adjustable brightness directs visitors gaze. Pedestals and moveable free-standing walls are available at no additional cost. You may submit a proposal as an individual or a group. Submissions are accepted on an ongoing basis and reviewed quarterly. Additional information

Dunn Brothers Oakdale – Call for Exhibiting Artists
Dunn Brothers Oakdale is looking for exhibiting artists who are interested in displaying their work at the coffee shop for two month terms.

Walker Art Center – Design Fellowship Program
Since 1980, the Walker Art Center Design department has maintained a graphic design fellowship program that provides recent graduates (both undergrad and grad) the opportunity to work in a professional design studio environment. Fellows are employed full-time for one year and are assigned a wide range of graphic design projects, from identities and related collateral for programs and exhibitions, to assisting the design director and designers with large-scale initiatives such as catalogues, campaigns, wayfinding systems, and  websites. Additional information

mnartists.org is an online database of Minnesota artists and organizations from all disciplines. In addition to providing artists and organizations with a web page containing images and information, mnartists.org provides news and features about the local arts scene from a variety of sources. They have many calls for artists from throughout Minnesota posted on their News/Opportunities page.