Now art should never try to be popular. The public should try to make itself artistic.
— OSCAR WILDE

OPEN CALLS

Deadline: October 23, 2017 The Utah Division of Arts and Museums 2017 Statewide Competition has put out a call for painting, sculpture, and installation exhibition proposals. Works are selected for display in an exhibit held at the Rio Grande Gallery in Salt Lake City. Works are chosen by two out-of-state artists or arts professionals who travel to the Rio Gallery to jury the exhibition. A $1,000 best in show award is given to one artist, as well as six $600 jurors’ awards. Jurors also select two honorable mentions.  More information here.    

Deadline: October 23, 2017

The Utah Division of Arts and Museums 2017 Statewide Competition has put out a call for painting, sculpture, and installation exhibition proposals. Works are selected for display in an exhibit held at the Rio Grande Gallery in Salt Lake City. Works are chosen by two out-of-state artists or arts professionals who travel to the Rio Gallery to jury the exhibition. A $1,000 best in show award is given to one artist, as well as six $600 jurors’ awards. Jurors also select two honorable mentions. 

More information here.

 

 

Deadline: Nov. 15 Check out the Summit Artist in Residence Program - visiting artists will immerse themselves in the surrounding nature of the expansive Wasatch Mountains while also connecting with visiting members of the Summit community, comprised of top business leaders, innovators, athletes, and philanthropists. The five month Summit AIR (artist in residency) program is a unique opportunity for individuals to develop their careers in the arts, meet new friends and collaborators while directly influencing the cultural fabric of the Summit Powder Mountain village. More information here.

Deadline: Nov. 15

Check out the Summit Artist in Residence Program - visiting artists will immerse themselves in the surrounding nature of the expansive Wasatch Mountains while also connecting with visiting members of the Summit community, comprised of top business leaders, innovators, athletes, and philanthropists. The five month Summit AIR (artist in residency) program is a unique opportunity for individuals to develop their careers in the arts, meet new friends and collaborators while directly influencing the cultural fabric of the Summit Powder Mountain village.

More information here.

Deadline:  Rolling The Projects Gallery is accepting proposals for exhibits from Utah artists. The Gallery is the first exhibition room that visitors encounter when entering the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. It is dedicated to exhibiting work entirely from Utah artists, providing them with a professional exhibition environment, prominent exposure to UMOCA visitors, and through UMOCA’s increasing national ties, the possibility of greater exposure around the country. Proposals may be of original work or a curated exhibit of artists living in Utah in all formats –from site-specific, multi-media, or performative projects, to photography, painting, drawing, video, sound, and sculpture. More information here.

Deadline:  Rolling

The Projects Gallery is accepting proposals for exhibits from Utah artists. The Gallery is the first exhibition room that visitors encounter when entering the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. It is dedicated to exhibiting work entirely from Utah artists, providing them with a professional exhibition environment, prominent exposure to UMOCA visitors, and through UMOCA’s increasing national ties, the possibility of greater exposure around the country.

Proposals may be of original work or a curated exhibit of artists living in Utah in all formats –from site-specific, multi-media, or performative projects, to photography, painting, drawing, video, sound, and sculpture.

More information here.

 

From The Blog


 public art opportunities

Summit County Public Art - celebrates and unites Summit County residents through public art and oversees the County's public art collection. co.summit.ut.us  

Summit County Public Art - celebrates and unites Summit County residents through public art and oversees the County's public art collection.

co.summit.ut.us

 

Utah Public Art - provides, maintains, and conserves public art all over Utah for people of all ages to enjoy. Public art is most commonly associated with a sculpture or painting in areas accessible or visible to the public, but it can and does go well beyond those media. heritage.utah.gov/public-art  

Utah Public Art - provides, maintains, and conserves public art all over Utah for people of all ages to enjoy. Public art is most commonly associated with a sculpture or painting in areas accessible or visible to the public, but it can and does go well beyond those media.

heritage.utah.gov/public-art

 

Park City Public Art Advisory Board & Historic Preservation Board - curate and solicit public art for Park City. The Park City Public Art Advisory Board oversees the City's public art collection. The Park City Historic Preservation Board preserves and encourages design preferences that reflect Park City's mining heritage and hosts and annual call for a piece to honor the Historic Preservation award-winning building. parkcity.org/public-art-advisory-board parkcity.org/historic-preservation-board

Park City Public Art Advisory Board & Historic Preservation Board - curate and solicit public art for Park City. The Park City Public Art Advisory Board oversees the City's public art collection. The Park City Historic Preservation Board preserves and encourages design preferences that reflect Park City's mining heritage and hosts and annual call for a piece to honor the Historic Preservation award-winning building.

parkcity.org/public-art-advisory-board

parkcity.org/historic-preservation-board

ArtOps - dedicated to bringing art opportunities to Utah artists. Opportunities are from local, national and international sources, and include various funding sources, exhibitions, residencies and professional development. heritage.utah.gov/artops

ArtOps - dedicated to bringing art opportunities to Utah artists. Opportunities are from local, national and international sources, and include various funding sources, exhibitions, residencies and professional development.

heritage.utah.gov/artops