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 Multiple opportunities for artists throughout the year! The non-profit Spectrum Art Gallery in Centerbrook, CT is a contemporary gallery and fine artisan store. Spectrum hosts 6 exhibits per year and is always looking for artists and artisans working in various media. In addition, the Gallery and its affiliate, the Arts Center Killingworth, present two annual outdoor Arts Festivals (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). Please visit www.spectrumartgallery.org/future-exhibitions to see the calendar of exhibits, themes and festivals.

Artists Would you like to have a commissioned project in this fall’s City-Wide Open Studios? We are now accepting proposals, this year’s theme Fract or Fiction? Deadline March 15, 2017. Learn more and apply at https://artspacenewhaven.org/opportunities/call-proposal-fract-fiction/

Artists Friends of Willoughby Wallace Memorial Library, Stony Creek, CT seek artists to exhibit monthly from Sept, 2017- August, 2018. Drop off 1-3 pieces representative of work on Friday, April 21, 4-7 pm. Pick up on Sunday, April 23, 1-4 pm. All media accepted. Entry Fee of $25. benefits the Friends of WWML. Bring a SASE. Questions: 203.488.8702 / 203.481.3921.

Artists Arts for Learning Connecticut, CT’s leading arts in education organization, is seeking teaching and performing artists in the following areas: Music, Dance, Theatre, Visual and Digital Arts. Please email Mike Kachuba at mkachuba@aflct.org regarding your interest. www.aflct.org

Artists The Carriage Barn Arts Center is accepting entries for their 27th Annual SPECTRUM Contemporary Art Show, scheduled to open Saturday, April 22 and run through Thursday, May 25, 2017. Entries can be submitted online at www.CarriageBarn.org and the deadline for submissions is Thursday, March 9 at midnight.

Artists Rock to Rock Earth Day Ride T-Shirt Design Contest. Design must include reference to care for or improvement of the environment. 1st Place – A $100 Trailblazer gift card & a $50 gift
certificate to Hulls! 2nd Place – A $50 Trailblazer gift card & $30 worth of Ashley’s Ice Cream! 3rd Place – A $25 Trailblazer gift card & $25 worth of Subway Sandwiches Entries due by March 1, 2017. Instructions: http://www.rocktorock.org/tshirtcontest.pdf

Artists Ten Fingers Ten Toes is for disabled artists who create visual art across a variety of media like photography, painting, sculpture, illustration, jewelry and crafts. Deadline is March 10. Information and form contact: tenfingerstentoes931@gmail.com

Artists The NASTY WOMEN group exhibition and movement is coming to Connecticut this March and we’re inviting you and anyone who identifies as a Nasty Woman or Nasty Woman Ally to participate. Apply as a contributing artist, performer or author through our online form: http://institutelibrary.org/nasty-women/. It’s free to participate and the show is unjuried. We have 3,000 square feet of store front exhibition space to fill, so get your nastycaps on. We’re adding art, actions and papers until it’s filled. Artwork drop off and install is International Woman’s Day (March 8, 8am-8pm), Opening Reception is March 9, 6-8pm, Closing Convening featuring readings from our contributing authors is April 8, 12-4pm. Individuals from New Haven, Connecticut, New England and BEYOND are invited to join. Location: The Institute Library, 845 Chapel Street, New Haven, Ground Level

Artists The Shoreline Arts Trail announces its 16th annual Open Studios Weekend on November 11 and 12, 2017. Approximately 40 member artists who live and work in Branford, Guilford and Madison show and sell their work during the weekend. Artists with media such as ceramics and pottery, stained and fused glass, paintings, jewelry, sculpture, weaving, prints, photography, textiles, quilts, paper and wood are invited to apply for this event. Artists will be considered based on their mastery of methods and materials and originality of concept. All considered art must be handmade by the artist. To apply for this Call for Entry, please register at https://youjudgeit.org/sat/ by creating a free profile, filling out all the requested information, and uploading three high-resolution images. The entry deadline is March 15, 2017. Jurying will take place in March and artists will be notified by March 21, 2017. Please contact Barbara Shulman-Kirwin at bsk@bskdesign.net or 203.314.3250 with any questions.

Artists Join us and participate in the 10th year of Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s (RoCo) international small art phenomenon 6x6x2017. Entries Due: April 16, 2017. Learn more about 6x6x2017 at www.roco6x6.org.

Artists, Artisans and Crafters For Saturday, May 13th, 2017 10X10 SPACE FEE: $75. This application will be reviewed and acceptance into the event will be confirmed via email. Vendors who email photos of their booth and products are far more likely to be accepted. Vendors who are new to ArtWalk MUST email a photo of their booth and, if possible, their products to: lizzy@westvillect.org for consideration. Thank you for your application. We will be contacting you regarding acceptance and payment requirements. Event will take place outdoors, rain or shine, in the Westville Village section of New Haven. If you have questions please contact Lizzy Donius or Noe Jimenez at Noe.Jimenez@westvillect.org, lizzy@westvillect.org / (203) 289-8539

Artist-in-Residence Artspace invites emerging and mid-career artists from all fields to apply for our one year Artist in Residence program. The dates of the residency run from August 2017 through July 2018. Deadline: March 5. Learn more/apply: https://artspacenewhaven.org/opportunities/artist-residence-2017/

Food Vendors for ArtWalk For Friday, May 12th or Saturday, May 13th, 2017 Friday fee: $75 / Saturday fee: $125. Vendors who are new to ArtWalk, please also email a photo of your cart or truck to: lizzy@westvillect.org. Thank you for your application. We will be contacting you regarding acceptance and payment requirements. Event will take place outdoors, rain or shine, in the Westville Village section of New Haven. If you have questions please contact Lizzy Donius or Noe Jimenez at Noe.Jimenez@westvillect.org, lizzy@westvillect.org / (203) 289-8539

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/

Musicians The New Haven Chamber Orchestra has openings for strings for the 2016-2017 season. The orchestra rehearses on Tuesday evenings at the Fair Haven School, 164 Grand Avenue. Rehearsals begin after Labor Day. The orchestra performs three concerts per season. To sit in on a rehearsal or to audition, contact the orchestra via e-mail at info@newhavenchamberorchestra.org.

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/

Photographers Are you a fan of photography? A program of the Arts Council of Greater New Haven, the Photo Arts Collective aims to cultivate and support a community of individuals who share an interest in photography through workshops, lectures, exhibitions, portfolio reviews, group critiques, and special events. The Photo Arts Collective meets the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Kehler Liddell Gallery, 873 Whalley Ave., New Haven.

Photographers A small group of dedicated friendly photographers is seeking a few new members. If you consider yourself an advanced creative amateur who can’t wait to get that next great shot, call us…No fees, no BS, just a lot of fun, and a great learning experience. Fred Rosenthal, 203-481-0173, fmrosenthal@comcast.net.

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.

Teachers Teaching Positions at Neighborhood Music School. We are always on the lookout for talented and dedicated instrumentalists, vocalists, and dancers to join our exceptional faculty! If you are passionate about teaching, please send your CV/resume, along with a cover letter detailing your teaching interests and expertise to: jobs@neighborhoodmusicschool.org. Tell us what you value, and why you feel you might be a good fit for NMS. We look forward to hearing from you!

Volunteer for the Artspace Benefit Auction & Gala on April 29, 2017. This year’s theme is Paris, Texas. Bring your unique talents and skill set, meet new people, and help us to raise money for our free exhibitions and educational programs. Contact Rachael, info@artspacenh.org

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.

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 The Yale Center for British Art welcomes applications for Information Volunteers. Volunteers make an invaluable contribution by helping to carry out our mission to inform and educate the public about our collections. Following training, volunteers commit to the program for a minimum of one year. Volunteers receive special benefits including private tours and a museum shop discount. If you would like to be part of a committed corps of individuals, possess a love and appreciation of art, and a fondness for interacting with the public. Please email ycba.volunteer@yale.edu or call (203) 432 9491 for more information.

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.

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/alum. 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 

Artist Retreat Opportunity Copper Beech Institute, a non-profit retreat center in West Hartford, Connecticut founded in 2014, announces free mindfulness retreats for artists, made possible by some very generous funding from the Hemera Foundation. Our programs explore the power and possibility of mindfulness and meditation practice to shape a world of compassion, creativity and peace. This retreat and refuge is comprised of 150 bedrooms, a labyrinth and 50 wooded acres. You can learn more here: http://www.copperbeechinstitute.org/artists

Artist Studio West Cove Studio and Gallery offers work space with two large Charles Brand intaglio etching presses, lithography press, and stainless-steel work station. Workshops and technical support available. Ample display area for shows. Membership: $75 per month. 30 Elm St., West Haven. Individual Studio space also available. Call (609) 638-8501 or visit westcovestudio.org.

Event and Classroom Space 1,300 sq feet of open space available for events, exhibitions, or to teachers looking for space to teach art classes or workshops. Beautiful new building, large storefront windows and natural light, free parking. Tables and easels are also available for use. Located in Woodbridge, just over the New Haven line. mail@paletteartstudio.com or (475)282-1802

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