Community Calls to Artists
City of Tempe – Call to Artists
Deadline: October 06, 2021
The City of Tempe invites artists to submit qualifications to design and paint artwork on utility boxes located within the Downtown Tempe Authority district. There are nine utility boxes in total and one artist will be commissioned for each box. Locations will be assigned to each commissioned artist after the selection panel recommends the nine finalists.
MOCA Tucson – Night Bloom: Grants for Artists
Deadline: October 10, 2021
Night Bloom: Grants for Artists is organized by MOCA Tucson in partnership with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts to distribute $60,000 in grants for artist-organized projects in amounts ranging from $5,000 – $7,500. Night Bloom is a project-specific award to support under-the-radar, experimental, and collaboratively-focused visual art projects. Awards will go to artists making public-facing work that exists beyond the reach of traditional structures, and that enhances the cultural ecosystems within the greater Tucson area.
Tohono Chul Call to Artists – The Elements: Earth
Deadline: October 11, 2021
EARTH is the first exhibition in the series, The ELEMENTS. The series will investigate how artists utilize the elements of fire, air, water, and earth as medium, process, and subject. And how, as a subject, these elements reflect some of the social, economic, political, and environmental issues Arizona currently faces. Artists from the region are encouraged to submit 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional works in any media for consideration – video and creative writing submissions are also welcome.
Call for Exhibit Proposal – The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Deadline: October 31, 2021
Miniature artisans, model makers, and artists working in miniature residing in Tucson or the surrounding area are invited to submit a proposal to display their work in The Mini Time Machine Museum’s Community Corner in 2022. Individuals or groups are invited to apply. Two Exhibit Opportunities: May 24 through September 11, 2022 or September 13, 2022 through January 15, 2023