Opportunities

Calls for Artists, Fellowships and More

ArtReach St. Croix – Call for Exhibiting Artists
ArtReach St. Croix is currently accepting applications from artists who would like to exhibit their work in our beautiful gallery space in historic Stillwater, Minnesota.  Artists living and/or working in the St. Croix Valley in Minnesota or Wisconsin are especially encouraged to submit applications. All forms of creative work will be considered including—but not limited to—painting, fiber, printmaking, sculpture, glass, pottery, jewelry, photography and book arts. Accepted artists will be invited to participate in a collective show during late 2015 or 2016. Deadline: October 15, 2014. Application

ArtReach St. Croix Holiday Gift Gallery – Call for Artists
ArtReach St. Croix is planning for its annual Holiday Gift Gallery!  The Holiday Gift Gallery will feature fine arts and crafts by St. Croix Valley artists providing affordable, unique, one-of-a-kind holiday gifts.  Will you be one of those artists? ArtReach is committed to providing original works of art including pottery, jewelry, prints, glasswork, fiber, wood carving, accessories, ornaments and cards. All applications will be reviewed by the Visual Arts Committee to ensure the mix of work is appropriate for the Gift Gallery. Deadline: October 15, 2014. Application and Commission 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.