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upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

October 2014

Artplace America is hiring a Program Assistant

Artplace America is hiring a Program Assistant to support its Director of National Grantmaking. This position is full time, based in Brooklyn, NY and requires travel. The deadline to apply is November 7 at 5:00pm EST. [learn more]

Proposal Writing 101 Workshop for TAs

Proposal Writing 101 for Teaching Artists is a free workshop hosted by Bartol Foundation on Monday, November 17 from 3:30pm-5:00pm at Art Sanctuary (628 S. 16th St). [learn more]

4th Annual AfroFuturist Affair Charity and Costume Ball

The AfroFuturist Affair's 4th Annual Charity and Costume Ball is on Saturday, November 8 from 5:00pm-10:00pm at Impact Hub (1227 N. 4th St). [learn more]

Reflections on the Evolution of Asian Cultural Influences in the Hip Hop Community

This panel will cover the influence of Asian cinema, culture and ethos on hip hop, the roots of hip hop from Black culture, it's cross over to other groups of color and it's existing racial divide between those communities, the exoticization of (Asian) women, and transcending the notions of a 'model minority'. Novemeber 18 at the Free Library of Philadelphia. [learn more]

Images of Identity: Taller Puertorriqueno 1974-2014

Celebrating 40 years of engaging and building community through the arts, this exhibition is a survey of Taller’s response to the needs and aspirations of the community it represents. On view from November 7 to January 10, 2015; Opening November 14, 5:30-8:00pm [learn more]

Allied Media Projects is hiring a Communications Manager

Allied Media Projects seeks a Communications Manager to join their team. This position is full time and based in Detroit, Michigan. The deadline to apply is November 21 at 8:00pm EST. [learn more]

Kay Wood: Author Events

Kay Wood (ACG '13) will be reading from her graphic novel, The Big Belch, at two events this November. [learn more]

Art-in-Ed Artist’s Book Residency Grant in Upstate NY

Women's Studio Workshop Artist Book Residency in Upstate New York. Deadline: November 15. [learn more]

Betty Leacraft featured in Mill Creek documentary

Betty Leacraft (ACG '14, LTA '11, ACG '09, WOO '99) featured in The Mill Creek Documentary: Past, Present and Future showing at Scribe Video Center (4212 Chestnut St) on Friday, October 24 at 7:00pm. [learn more]

Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela at Monday Poets and First Person Arts Festival

Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela (ACG '12, LTA '05) will be reading at Monday Poets on Monday November 3 at 6:30pm and First Person Arts Podcast LIVE! on Wednesday November 12 at 9:00pm. [learn more]

2014 Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival November 12-22

Tickets for the 2014 Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival are now on sale! [learn more]

Flamenco Workshops with Carmen Ledesma

Pasion y Arte Flamenco presents three flamenco workshops with Carmen Ledesma. November 9 through 11. [learn more]

Blueprint for Documentaries

Turn your documentary idea into a workable shooting script. This workshop covers research, developing and visualizing ideas, scripting and storytelling techniques. Mondays in November and December at Scribe Video Center. [learn more]

2015 Visual Artist Fellowship

The Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA) is pleased to announce that the 2015 Visual Artist Fellowship application is now available on-line. All professional visual artists are encouraged to apply before December 15. [learn more]

Tatiana Bacchus and Voyager present at Artists U’s 7 X 7

Tatiana Bacchus (ACG '14, '09) and Voyager (ACG '14) along with five other artist will be presenting at 7 x 7 Philadelphia Artist Pecha Kucha. [learn more]

Catzie Vilayphonh at Temple Contemporary

Catzie Vilayphonh (ACG '14, LTA '10, ACG '10, WOO '02) will perform poetry about her experience as a child of refugees. Wednesday, October 22 at 6:30pm at Temple Contemporary. [learn more]

Two New Articles by Voyager

Voyager (ACG '14) has recently published articles in the Fifth Estate and RFD Magazine. [learn more]

Ife Nii Owoo’s New Exhibit

Ife Nii Owoo (ACG '07) new exhibit, Salt Eaters and Rough Edges opens the third year of programming at The Museum of Art and Peace, showcasing the artist’s ongoing exploration and celebration of African American culture. [learn more]

Yowei Shaw: 2014 United States Artists Fellow

Yowei Shaw (LTA ’13, ACG ’13, '12, ’11, ’10, ’09) was recently named one of 34 new USA Fellows for 2014. Each artist or collaborative will receive an award of $50,000 to support his or her practice and professional development, opening up exciting creative possibilities through the transformative power of unrestricted financial support. [learn more]

Bread & Roses Community Fund Seeks Director of Programs

Do you want to help grassroots community groups get the funding they need to create real change in the Philadelphia region? Can you explain the nuances of community organizing in ways that are easily understood? Are you a strong project manager with impeccable attention to detail? Are you known for inspiring and motivating volunteers? Are you a strong facilitator who loves working with groups? Deadline: October 29 [learn more]

Pochinko Clown Winter Intensive

A free workshop led by Donna Oblongata, December 1-19 [learn more]

Greene Street Artist Cooperative at POST

As part of POST ((Philadelphia Open Studio Tours), Greene Street Cooperative is hosting a poetry reading Sunday October 12. [learn more]

The Neighborhood Time Exchange: West Philadelphia Artist Residency

The Neighborhood Time Exchange: West Philadelphia Artist Residency (Time Exchange)—an initiative that will explore how embedded artistic practice can be a platform for social change—is seeking artists for its inaugural round of residencies that will take place between January and October, 2015. [learn more]

Betsy Casañas and Ursula Rucker at MuraLab: Live

Betsy Casañas and Ursula Rucker will participate in MuraLab: Live on October 14 at the WHYY Studios. [learn more]

Patricia Goodrich: Exhibits and New Book

Patricia Goodrich (WOO '03) has been selected for a residency at Promart Haiti's Third International Atelier, Port au Prince, Haiti, November 19-December 3. She will join 25 Haitian artists and 20 other international artists. [learn more]

Warrior Writers Book Release Party and Performance

Join Warrior Writers for a powerful and dynamic night of poetry and stories by writers of the emerging veterans artist movement. [learn more]

Trans Artists - get ready for Trans|Post on October 18

Each November, the William Way Center (1315 Spruce St) hosts a postcard exhibition in its main gallery and this year they want you to participate so they are hosting a workshop on October 18 from 3:00pm-5:00pm. [learn more]