Community Bulletin Board

To submit a Bulletin Board listing, please email your listing to info@newhavenarts.org.

Call for Artists and Volunteer listings are FREE and must be art related.

Services and Space Listings:
Listings for services or space must be arts related.
Listing are limited to 350 characters (this includes spaces).
All Listings must be paid in advance for publication.

Classes, Workshops, Seminar listings should be posted to our online calendar page and is a membership privilege.

RATES
Organizations/Businesses
Member organizations and businesses are entitled to three complimentary classified listings in the Arts Paper per year. Listings are also posted on the AC website, newhavenarts.org
Rates:  $15 per listing | Three listings for $30
Listings must be paid in advance.

Artists
Individual artist members are entitled to one complimentary classified listing per year.
Rates: $10 per listing | Three listings for $25
Listings must be paid in advance.

Non-members
Rates: $20 per listing | Three listings for $50
Listings must be paid in advance.

Please note the size limitation of listings is 350 characters with spaces. The Arts Council reserves the right to edit your listing for length or content. The Arts Council provides these listings as a service to the community and is not responsible for the content or deadlines. Call for Artists/Volunteers are free and open to all arts organizations, educational institutions and creative businesses.


CALL FOR ARTISTS/VOLUNTEERS

Artists The Woven Tale Press Art Competition. Submission Deadline: July 31, 2017. Medium: painting — acrylic, oil, or watercolor; can include mixed-media; 84 inches maximum size longest dimension. Submission of works consistent in style and medium suggested but not required. Entry fee: $20 for up to three works. For more information to to http://www.thewoventalepress.net/art-competition-painting/

Artists The 2017 Art Kudos International Juried Online Art Competition sponsored by Artshow.com offers $4,500 in cash awards. Awards Judge: Mike Calway-Fagen, Assistant Professor of Sculpture at the University of Georgia. All media except video/film and wearable art. $35 for 3 images. Deadline: June 30th. http://www.artkudos.com/

Artists #IBelieveInWaterbury Exhibition Dates: September 10-December 3, 2017. Mattatuck Museum invites submissions for an upcoming exhibition focusing on the City of Waterbury. Artists are challenged to identify those unique aspects of the city and her people that resonate for you. The Museum is asking artists to share their inspiration in works that demonstrate the beauty, joy, prosperity and momentum of Waterbury. Share with non-artists what your trained eye is finding that inspires and uplifts. All styles and media are encouraged. All forms of art are sought: painting, sculpture, photography, works on paper, textile, video, installation art, performance, sound, light, spoken and written word and intervention. The Museum seeks fresh work, created particularly for this project. Submission deadline: August 1st, 5:00 p.m. www.mattmuseum.org

Artists After a tempestuous 2016 presidential election, many Americans, here within the United States and abroad, are struggling to put their feelings into words. Art has the ability to provide an explanation beyond words, unite people, and create concord among communities. “UNITING THE STATES” is a call for art depicting images of people pulling together as a country through friendship, freedom, equality, and peace. Community Art Therapy Services Inc., a 501c3 non-profit organization, is pleased to issue a call for art on “using art to give form to a vision of unity.” This is a call for artists working in all medias to submit work exemplifying how art can provide a common vision of hope and expectation. Abstract and figurative interpretations welcome. https://unitingthestates.artcall.org/ Deadline for Submissions: August 4th, 2017

Artists Multiple opportunities for artists throughout the year! Spectrum Gallery and its affiliate, the Arts Center Killingworth, present two annual outdoor Arts Festivals with concurrent Gallery Exhibitions (Summer Arts Festival, Essex Town Green, Essex CT on June 17-18, 2017 and Autumn Arts Festival, Madison Town Green, Madison CT on October 7-8, 2017). Spectrum hosts 6 exhibits per year and is always looking for artists and artisans working in various media. Please visit www.spectrumartgallery.org/future-exhibitions to see the calendar of exhibits, themes and festival prospecti. The non-profit Spectrum Art Gallery in Centerbrook, CT is a contemporary gallery and fine artisan store.

Artists New Haven Paint and Clay Club 116th Annual Juried Exhibition. Juror: Richard Klein, Director of the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art. Submission deadline: June 11. July 10-30th at Creative Arts Workshop. 80 Audubon St. New Haven, CT. Find the Prospectus at www.newhavenpaintandclayclub.org

Artists The Colors of the NightEntry Deadline: June 30, 2017. Exhibition Dates: August 19 -Sept. 30. Smithtown Township Arts Council invites submissions for its upcoming juried fine art exhibition: “The Colors of the Night” at Mills Pond Gallery. Juror/Judge Tim Newton. This exhibition/competition will encompass all varieties of nocturnal art. Twilight/Dusk, Dawn, Urban, Interiors, Landscapes, Figures etc. are all possibilities. No subject is off limits. Juror expectations will be Originality/Creativity, Good Design, and Skillful Execution within your Medium.” Tim Newton Open to USA artists age 18 or older. All media considered except photography and computer generated art. Entry fee $45 for up to 3 images.  Awards: $1,000 Best of Show, $500 Second Place, $250 Third Place. Prospectus at http://www.stacarts.org/exhibits/show/103 Contact gallery@stacarts.org; 631-862-6575. ​

Artists Connecticut Women Artists announce their dates for 2017 National Open Juried Exhibition to be held September 1st – September 29th, 2017 at the Vernon Arts Center East in Vernon, CT. The Juror of Selection and Awards will be Nancy Stula, Executive Director of the William Benton Museum of Art, UConn, Storrs, CT. You need not be a member to submit work to this show. See prospectus for complete info at www.ctwomenartists.org. Submissions are being accepted at www.onlinejuriedshows.com. Entry deadline: Friday, July 30, 2017 until Midnight.

Artists Spectrum Gallery and its affiliate, the Arts Center Killingworth, present two annual outdoor Arts Festivals with concurrent Gallery Exhibitions (Summer Arts Festival, Essex Town Green, Essex CT on June 17-18, 2017 and Autumn Arts Festival, Madison Town Green, Madison CT on October 7-8, 2017). Register by May 26 to participate in the Essex Festival. Multiple opportunities for artists throughout the year! Spectrum hosts 6 exhibits per year and is always looking for artists and artisans working in various media. Please visit www.spectrumartgallery.org/future-exhibitions to see the calendar of exhibits, themes and festival prospecti. The non-profit Spectrum Art Gallery in Centerbrook, CT is a contemporary gallery and fine artisan store.

Housing Are you a New Haven resident with an extra bedroom willing to host a visiting Artspace alum during our reunion June 23-25? https://artspacenh.wufoo.com/forms/x8qo37v18rshsl/

Papers Long Shadows: Tradition, Influence, and Persistence in Modern Craft. In this graduate student symposium, we invite papers based on history, theory, and practice. MFA students whose work addresses the symposium themes are encouraged to apply. The deadline for applications in June 15, 2017. Click here for more info.

Past Staffers, Curators & Volunteers of Artspace: Save the Date for Artspace’s reunion June 23-25, 2017 Artspace is planning its 30th anniversary reunion to which you, and all artists, interns and volunteers who have been associated with Artspace in its first three decades are invited. Register now: https://artspacenewhaven.org/reunion/

Singers The award winning Silk ’n Sounds Chorus is looking for new members from the greater New Haven area. We invite women to join us at any of our rehearsals to learn more. We enjoy 4-part a cappella singing, specializing in the Barbershop Harmony style. Our repertoire has broadened to include Jazz, American Song Book and other styles. Rehearsals are every Tuesday from 6:30PM to 9PM at the Spring Glen Church located at 1825 Whitney Ave in Hamden. You can contact Lynn at (203) 623-1276 for more information. Visit us at www.silknsounds.org.

Volunteers Arts for Learning Connecticut, a state-wide arts in education organization, is seeking Board Members and volunteers. Please call Eileen Carpinella, Executive Director, at 203-230-8101 or email ecarpinella@aflct.org regarding your interest. www.aflct.org

Volunteers and Interns Volunteering at the Institute Library is a great way to meet your local community, have fun, and make a major difference at one New Haven’s great treasures. More volunteers means more (and longer) hours that we can stay open! Contact us if you are interested at home@institutelibrary.org. Our internship program is also expanding! Let us know if you are a high school, college, or continuing ed student looking for credit and a meaningful professional development experience.

Volunteers The non-profit Spectrum Art Gallery and its affiliate, Arts Center Killingworth offer numerous opportunities for volunteers! Learn new skills, meet new people, and be part of a creative organization that gives to the community. Opportunities exist throughout the year for a variety of events and ongoing programs. Teens are welcome and can earn community service credit. Email Barbara Nair, Director, at barbara@spectrumartgallery.org or call 860-663-5593.

CREATIVE SERVICES

Historic Home Restoration Contractor Period appropriate additions, baths, kitchens; remodeling; sagging porches straightened/leveled; wood windows restored; plaster restored; historic molding & hardware; vinyl/aluminum siding removed; wood siding repair/replace. CT & NH Preservation Trusts. RJ Aley Building Contractor (203) 226-9933 jaley@rjaley.com

Web Design & Art Consulting Services Startup business solutions. Creative, sleek Web design by art curator and editor for artist, design, architecture, and small-business sites. Will create and maintain any kind of website. Hosting provided. Also low-cost in-depth artwork analysis, writing, editing services. (203) 387-4933. azothgallery@comcast.net.

SPACE

Studio/Event Space at Erector Square in New Haven available for dance and theatre rehearsals and performances, events, workshops, and exhibitions. 1,500 sq. ft., 1st floor, 14 ft ceilings, white walls, great light, wooden floors. Contact Annie at anniesailer@gmail.com.

Studio Space for Dance, Performing Arts, Events Hall A 1,500-square-foot space with adjoining rooms in a turn-of-the-century mansion in a historic district. Hardwood floors. Vintage stage with curtains. Mahogany woodwork and glass doors. Ample natural light. Chairs and tables on premises. Contact whitneyartsctr@aol.com.

JOBS