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Gallery 110
Call for Entries at Gallery 11010/25/2015
On the Boards
The NW New Works Festival presents experimental and in-progress work from Northwest artists.10/27/2015
Museum of Northwest Art
The Museum of Northwest Art (MoNA) seeks a part-time Education Assistant to provide critical assistance to the Education Director in maintaining and growing programs that are central to the Museum’s mission. This position offers the opportunity to work in a highly creative environment while honing the administrative and communication skills that are key in the fields of museum education and arts administration. The Education Assistant reports to the Education Director. 11/9/2015
Museum of Northwest Art
The Museum of Northwest Art (MoNA) seeks a full-time Curator of Northwest art to provide leadership and management in areas including exhibitions planning, design and display, collections, research, writing, and presentation. The Curator supervises, trains and evaluates the Curatorial Assistant and volunteers assigned to the exhibitions program. Responsibilities include designing, developing, planning and providing direction for exhibitions from the Permanent Collection; engaging curators for temporary exhibitions; overseeing evaluation, registration, protection, preservation and special activities, including research, related to collections; managing and providing various administrative duties assigned to the department including developing and monitoring the departmental budget. The position is responsible for professional curatorial practices such as acquisitions, preservation, research, interpretation and presentation. The Curator reports to the Executive Director. 11/9/2015
The 5th Avenue Theatre
The Director of Sales & Patron Experience at The 5th Avenue Theatre will exercise leadership in creating, planning and implementing activities to reach sales while enhancing and ensuring that each moment where patrons interact with the theatre is fun, entertaining, fabulous, and a quality experience. “Patrons” are defined as all ticket buyers, guests, subscribers, donors, and visitors to The 5th Avenue Theatre. Employees and co-workers are also customers of the work of this position. The “experience” includes all audience activities, from the decision to buy a ticket until the curtain goes down and they exit the house - including box office operations, tele-funding and tele-marketing team, front of house operations and amenities, customer service policies and training, personnel, patron communications and audience outreach and engagement - at all levels. 11/2/2015
Teatro ZinZanni
The Sound Supervisor is responsible for the nightly sound operation of Teatro ZinZanni’s three hour live show. The show has about 11 artists and 4 musicians that play music for the show. The artists are mainly on lavaliere mics, which require constant attention while also mixing the band. The show is complicated and requires someone with experience. Sound operator will attend all sound related meetings and provide sound notes to the Production Stage Manager. This position is responsible for all of the sound equipment and band equipment and will make sure it is kept in top shape.11/9/2015
The Project and Communications Coordinator provides support to the Director of Strategic Initiatives and Communications (DSIC) for special projects, ongoing initiatives, and communications and marketing efforts. This position involves collaboration with the full ArtsFund staff, as well as overlap with different constituent groups, including ArtsFund’s donors, grantees, and community partners.11/5/2015
Seattle Public Schools
A classroom teacher fosters and enhances an effective learning environment; facilitates the development or revision of curriculum and instructional materials; establishes learning objectives and standards based upon general District guidelines; provides instruction; counsels, disciplines, and supervises to meet the individual needs of assigned students, and evaluates student performance and progress.11/5/2015
The 5th Avenue Theatre
This entry level position provides critical public relations and communications support to the PR Manager including, but not limited to drafting and editing press releases and media alerts, scheduling press interviews, logistics coordination for photo shoots, accompanying talent to interviews and special events, and other duties as assigned. Additional, communications support is provided to the marketing team including project management of general e-blasts to patrons, copy writing and editing for Encore show programs, brochures, postcards, and additional materials, and other duties as needed. 10/22/2015
Northwest African American Museum
Take leadership of NAAM's Membership Program and Cultivate Sponsorships for Development Activities11/4/2015
Artist Trust
The auction is a perfect opportunity to learn more about the area’s contemporary arts scene while supporting individual artists of all disciplines. Work with experienced development staff as well as local artists and arts patrons to create one of the most exciting art happenings in Seattle. Gain first-hand development experience and learn about the many aspects of producing a successful arts fundraiser and celebration.10/23/2015
Artist Trust
Internships at Artist Trust are more than making coffee or copies; we view our interns as the next generation of leaders in arts management and do our best to offer substantive opportunities for professional development and growth. We have regular openings throughout the organization, offering hands-on experience ideal for anyone pursuing a career in arts administration – whether it be through program management, fundraising, communications and marketing, or program design, execution, and evaluation.10/23/2015
Artist Trust
Internships at Artist Trust are more than making coffee or copies; we view our interns as the next generation of leaders in arts management and do our best to offer substantive opportunities for professional development and growth. We have regular openings throughout the organization, offering hands-on experience ideal for anyone pursuing a career in arts administration – whether it be through program management, fundraising, communications and marketing, or program design, execution, and evaluation. In addition to building your resume, Artist Trust offers interns:10/23/2015
Artist Trust
The auction is a perfect opportunity to learn more about the area’s contemporary arts scene while supporting individual artists of all disciplines. Work with experienced development staff as well as local artists and arts patrons to create one of the most exciting art happenings in Seattle. Gain first-hand development experience and learn about the many aspects of producing a successful arts fundraiser and celebration.10/23/2015
The 5th Avenue Theatre
The Corporate and Group Sales Manager is a vital member of the 5th Avenue Theatre Marketing team. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Corporate & Group Sales Manager is responsible for business development and sales to the corporate and group sector for single tickets for all shows within the 5th Avenue Theatre season.10/22/2015
YMCA Powerful Schools
YMCA Powerful Schools is growing its roster of teaching artists for both our school day integrated arts residencies and our after school programs. We are seeking candidates in all disciplines (dance, music, theater, spoken word, visual art, art & technology) who bring a student-centered approach and youth development skills to their teaching practice.11/4/2015
Pratt Fine Arts Center
Marketing Director10/27/2015
Artist Trust
For almost 30 years, Artist Trust has been fueling individual artists in Washington State through unrestricted grants, career training, opportunities and resources. At the 2016 Benefit Art Auction, a celebratory gathering of artists and arts supporters, we will commemorate this tremendous milestone! Proceeds from the auction are directly invested in artists. Donating to the auction is a wonderful way to sustain Artist Trust’s mission of service to artists of all disciplines in our community.11/9/2015
City of Shoreline
The Gallery at City Hall Shoreline in conjunction with Shoreline Lake Forest Park Arts Council, invites submissions for a series of group exhibitions in 201612/1/2015
City of Fife
The City of Fife Arts Commission is seeking submissions for an interactive outdoor sculpture to be installed on the grounds of a new park on the corner of Valley Avenue East and 54th Avenue East, Fife, WA 98424. The proposal should express a connection to the City of Fife, tone of the specific display location, and reflect the City’s values of community diversity/ethnicity. Artists are strongly encouraged to visit the actual installation site.11/9/2015
City of Kenmore
The City of Kenmore seeks an artist or artist team to create a singular, iconic piece of outdoor sculptural artwork for the City’s new Town Green. The art is expected to be iconic and memorable, connect to Kenmore in a recognizable way, and make people smile. This is an open call for qualifications. Applications will be reviewed with up to five finalists selected for interviews. Design phase of the art project is from January to April 2016, with installation by June 2017.10/26/2015
City of McCall
Outdoor Design Project for McCall, Idaho10/26/2015
Tacoma Art Museum
In honor of Día de los Muertos, Tacoma Art Museum invites individuals and groups to create altar installations to be displayed throughout the museum.10/3/2015
City of Kenmore
Seeking artist for iconic outdoor public art at Kenmore Town Green, $120,000 budget10/26/2015
City of Shoreline Public Art Program
Ongoing call for projects in urban forests in Shoreline, WA. $750-$1500 depending on scale.10/30/2015
Pratt Fine Arts Center
Join our team! Pratt Fine Arts Center is seeking a marketing director. 10/27/2015
Northwest African American Museum
Curator for our upcoming Jimi Hendrix exhibition 10/30/2015
Town Hall Seattle
Town Hall Seattle seeks a Salesforce Administrator to provide oversight of Town Hall's Salesforce nonprofit starter pack database, and to establish the framework for Development, Marketing, and Patron Services departments in their interface with Salesforce.10/30/2015
Town Hall Seattle
Town Hall Seattle seeks a Patron Services Manager to provide oversight of Town Hall’s ticketing operations, including management of Patron Services Associates and volunteers.10/30/2015
Studio East
The Education Associate provides administrative support to the Education Director in order to support and maintain the Education and Outreach programs of Studio East.10/30/2015
international multidisciplinary intensive lab11/30/2015
City of Bellevue Arts Program
Funding for arts projects in Bellevue in 201610/12/2015
If you’re an arts manager/producer/administrator/leader/advocate interested in actively supporting the work of independent arts groups in our community, then this is a great opportunity to join a small but dynamic team that is making a real difference. The person we are looking for must be as passionate about arts management as they are about the art.10/9/2015
City of Kenmore
Seeking artist for iconic outdoor public art at Kenmore Town Green, $120,000 budget10/26/2015
4Culture’s Creative Justice is an arts-based alternative to incarceration for court-involved youth in King County.10/12/2015
creating site-specific artwork for two highly visible walls in the Airport’s North Satellite Terminal renovation10/1/2015
City of Bellevue
The City of Bellevue Arts Program invites artists to submit sculptures and proposals for temporary and site-specific sculptures and installations to its juried biennial sculpture exhibition. 10/30/2015
Pratt Fine Arts Center
Call to Artists - Submit to the 2015 Holiday Art Sale10/3/2015
Downtown Seattle-Metropolitan Improvement District
The Public Area Events Manager supports the work of the Downtown Seattle Association and Metropolitan Improvement District by playing a leadership role in the Urban Parks Activation Partnership, an innovative private/public management model currently being developed in Westlake and Occidental Parks.10/23/2015
Northwest Folklife
The Programs Coordinator is one of the public faces of Northwest Folklife and works closely with all of the communities and performers who support and participate in the work of the organization.10/23/2015
Seattle Architecture Foundation
City Stories is a youth program made possible through a collaborative partnership between SAF and Feet First. Through engaging neighborhood walks and design workshops, program participants explore the urban planning process and build skills with digital storytelling and online as well as hands-on design tools. Students share their vision for the future of their neighborhood through the creation and public screening of videos made over the course of the program.10/8/2015
Seattle Art Museum
Assist Membership and Donor Services team in the data entry and fulfillment of the Gift Membership Campaign.10/5/2015
Seattle Art Museum
Lead museum training and education programs for docents, educators, SAM staff and wider community. Responsible for the development & coordination of school, public/private adult, and community group tours at the Seattle Art Museum’s three sites. This scope of work includes, but is not limited to: include designing & assessing effective tours, gallery learning experiences and docent training programs, creating and facilitating professional development programs, providing ongoing training to existing docents, and working as liaison between the Education & Public Programs Division and the Museum’s docent organization.10/22/2015
Seattle Art Museum
Responsible for engaging broad and diverse audiences through the development, implementation, and promotion of community partnerships at the Seattle Art Museum’s three sites. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, cultivating reciprocal relationships with civic, community and cultural partners, evaluating and assessing SAM’s audience outreach and evaluation goals, designing and implementing interactive programming across audiences, and working collaboratively with staff to create strategic partnerships across museum divisions. Logistics and other administrative/programmatic duties as needed are also a function of this position.10/22/2015
Seattle Composers Alliance
Call for scores of string quartet or any combination up to string quartet12/18/2015
Arts Council of Lake Oswego
The Arts Council of Lake Oswego invites sculptors to submit qualifications and proposals for Lake Oswego’s award winning outdoor Gallery Without Walls sculpture exhibit. The works selected for this public art exhibit will be on loan to the city of Lake Oswego for a period of two years and must be available for sale during that time. 11/3/2015
Tacoma Art Walk & Tacoma Art Museum
Presented by Tacoma Art Walk and Tacoma Art Museum: Regional Artistic Response Show10/19/2015
City of Shoreline Public Art Program
A group exhibition at Shoreline City Hall that explores artist's interpretations of history. 11/15/2015
City of Shoreline Public Art Program
A group exhibition at Shoreline City Hall that seeks teams of artists that have worked together or are proposing a new joint venture. l 11/15/2015
City of Shoreline Public Art
Ongoing opportunities for Seattle area artists to exhibit 2D and 3D work in Shoreline10/20/2015
Dzul Ink Lounge
Display your arte at Dzul Ink Lounge in Downtown Seattle10/12/2015
Seattle Girls' Choir
Seattle Girls’ Choir seeks a high-energy, charismatic, and dynamic leader to serve as the new Managing Director. The MD is responsible for the oversight and management of all development and administrative functions related to the daily operations of Seattle Girls’ Choir.10/12/2015
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Art Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for upkeep, documentation, and maintaining standards of the Exhibition artwork and collections. This position will manage all of the all art maintenance operations – including scheduling, coordinating with vendors, communicating the Chihuly Studios, organizing all current documentation, annual planning, and other special projects that pertain to the maintenance of the artwork and collections. This position will also support the Exhibition Department in overall guest experience with a positive and professional attitude. Approximately 50% of time will be dedicated to cleaning and maintenance of artwork during non-operating hours. Approximately 50% of the time will be dedicated to administrative tasks and supervision. 10/20/2015
Put Art in Parks Temporary Art and Activations
Seeking four artists/artist teams to create four temporary art installations or social practice activities to be sited in selected City of Seattle parks to activate and engage their surrounding communities.
Seattle Art Museum
Supervise the strategic planning and implementation of the Museum’s public relations and marketing initiatives, civic engagement, strategic partnerships and social media strategy. Lead SAM’s data research and analysis efforts to strengthen and inform marketing strategies.10/9/2015
Spooked in Seattle
Spooked in Seattle is looking for crafts 10/8/2015
Neighborhood & Community Arts grant
Supporting Seattle's neighborhood arts councils and community groups that produce events to promote arts and cultural participation and build community.10/30/2015
Put the Arts in Parks grant
Increasing arts and community events in parks throughout the city by investing in the vibrant cultural work being done in and by diverse communities throughout Seattle.10/30/2015
CHOW Foods- Hi Life
New artwork needed for Fall!9/12/2015
Jack Straw Cultural Center
Up to four artists/teams are selected to receive 20 hours of free studio time with an engineer to realize the sound component of their project, and to exhibit their completed project in our gallery in the following year.10/31/2015
Jack Straw Cultural Center
Twelve writers, selected by an invited curator, create new work during the residency to be presented through live readings, recorded interviews, a published anthology, and as podcasts on our web site.10/31/2015
Jack Straw Cultural Center
Up to eight artists/teams are awarded 20 hours of free recording and production time with an engineer at Jack Straw Cultural Center; an additional 10-12 artists/teams receive matching awards.10/31/2015
Jack Straw Cultural Center
Hands-on instruction in the industry's most popular digital audio production system. 10/1/2015
Shared 990sqft artist space for rent, $250/month9/25/2015
Jack Straw Cultural Center
Learn techniques for high quality field recording of music, ambience, sound effects, and voice with portable equipment. 9/13/2015
Bremerton Symphony Association
Bremerton Symphony Orchestra will hold auditions on the evening of September 8 at the Bremerton Symphony Association office, located at 532 5th Street, in Bremerton. 9/7/2015
Bremerton Symphony Association
The Bremerton Symphony Chorale, an all-volunteer chorus under the music direction of LeeAnne Campos, will hold auditions at 6PM on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at the Olympic College Music Building, Bremerton. 9/7/2015

The 23rd Ave ACT is seeking performers for its 2nd Annual Central Area Block Party—an all-ages community event.9/12/2015
Peddlers Village Faire
Local arts, crafts & gifts fair10/17/2015
Artist Trust
Artist Trust’s I Am An Artist workshop is happening in Seattle! We hope you can attend this career-boosting event 10/4/2015
A tactile art exhibit for artists and audiences of all visual abilities9/18/2015
Northwest Chorale
Come and Sing with Northwest Chorale for the 2015-16 Season9/1/2015
Leschi Business Association
60-90 minute musical set at Leschi Art Walk9/5/2015
Women's Funding Alliance
We welcome submissions of original art by women artists who are inspired by the mission of Women’s Funding Alliance to advance leadership and economic opportunity for women and girls in Washington State. If selected, your original piece of art will be showcased throughout event materials and may be auctioned off during The Art of Dining event, our annual evening gala event with proceeds to support the work of Women’s Funding Alliance. 9/11/2015
The Clark Hulings Fund For Visual Artists
The fund offers targeted financial assistance and business support to professional visual artists to help them boost their careers and succeed as managers of their art businesses. 9/30/2015
King County
King County’s Equity and Social Justice Program seeks up to eight individual literary artists in King County to participate in one of four readings as part of its Cultivating a Culture of Equity and Social Justice through Literature and Poetry project. 9/14/2015
Currents New Media Festival
Open Call for New Media Festival in Santa Fe, NM11/15/2015
Washington Lawyers for the Arts
WLA will be providing a legal clinic for artists at Microsoft South Lake Union9/19/2015
Washington Lawyers for the Arts
We’ll give you a framework for understanding how to recognize and resolve the legal issues involved with setting up and operating a business.8/26/2015
Mukilteo Arts Guild
Popular one day holiday market at the Rosehill Community Center in Mukilteo9/15/2015
The purpose of the Tech-Specific initiative is to encourage the innovative use of technology in the creation and presentation of original performance work, two/three dimensional installation or sculpture, broadcast media or exhibition, and to foster new partnerships and collaborations between individuals and various sectors of the public and private arenas.10/15/2015
call for artists

Compassion for Animals Art Show10/4/2015
Summit Arts: HOME
Summit Arts
Theme: HOME -- Exhibit 9/10-309/10/2015
Films of Self
Films of Self
Film Installation8/24/2015
Tacoma Public Art Opportunity
City of Tacoma
The City of Tacoma is seeking an artist or artist team to participate in the revitalization of Tacoma’s Lincoln Business District and Neighborhood by creating permanent public artwork(s) that will act as gateways to the main business district. 9/8/2015
City of Kirkland
The City of Kirkland, WA is seeking photography for the newly renovated City Hall.8/24/2015
City of Kirkland
The City of Kirkland is seeking metal artist to complete a commission for City Hall8/24/2015
Projekt30's October 2015 Exhibition
Projekt30 LLC
Seeking art for our open-theme exhibition.9/1/2015
Select Self-Directed and Instructional Artist Residencies Sept/Oct/Nov 2015 – Arquetopia – Puebla and Oaxaca, Southern Mexico
Arquetopia Foundation and International Artist Residency
Founded in 2009, Arquetopia is an award-winning, Mexican official nonprofit foundation run entirely by artists. It has since grown to include the premier artist residency program of Mexico and Latin America with extensive collaborative networks in Puebla and Oaxaca. Our resident artists have come from dozens of countries on six continents. We are proud that many of our artists have returned for residencies with us even two and three more times. Arquetopia’s Artist-in-Residence Programs offer important professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international contemporary artists, designers, curators, researchers, and art educators age 25 and over.8/24/2015
smART ventures grant
Encouraging innovation and widening cultural participation, particularly by individuals, organizations and communities that may not qualify for other grant programs. Accepting applications year-round, smART ventures is flexible, inclusive and simple.
INTERSTATE National Juried Exhibition
Central Washington University
The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery at Central Washington University, located in Ellensburg, Washington, will host the INTERSTATE national juried exhibit. The exhibition is open to all media and subject matter.9/4/2015
2016 Children's Film Festival: Call For Submissions
Children's Film Festival Seattle
See the World, Feed Your Mind. Northwest Film Forum's Children's Film Festival Seattle is the largest and most respected film festival on the West Coast dedicated to children and their families.10/1/2015
King County and 4Culture are partnering to make a momentous investment in regional cultural infrastructure with a one-time program called Building for Culture. $20 million will support jobs to create large, small, urban and rural arts and heritage facilities, with a dedicated percentage directed towards Saving Landmarks, a program to preserve historic properties throughout King County. This is the largest capital program 4Culture has ever implemented, and is the first major investment in decades to support cultural infrastructure in Seattle and across the county.9/9/2015

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