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Grant Opportunity for Artists in Performing and Media Arts

Investing in Artists supports diverse, Bay Area working artists who are developing new work in the performing or media arts that pushes the envelope of their creative process, explores new artistic collaborations, and/or supports artistic growth and experimentation that extends the boundaries of their art-making.

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SFUSD Artist-in-Residency Program

As a 355U Artist-in-Residence, you will work with students at Ruth Asawa School of the Arts (RASOTA) and be part of the instructional team for students preparing for careers in architecture, instrumental music, vocal music, dance, theater, writing, visual arts, and media and film. You will help to lead RASOTA’s transformational work to deliver on

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Artist Workspace Available at Warehouse 416

Ground floor artist workspace available in Uptown. Monthly rent of $650 includes internet, electricity and garbage.

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In My Backyard Juried Show – Call for Entries

GearBox Gallery invites submissions to our 2022 Juried Exhibition, In My Backyard. JURORS: Joyce Gordon, owner of Joyce Gordon Gallery in Oakland, California, and Joyce Gordon Gallery curator, Eric Murphy. Two prestigious awards will be given to two separate artists. Open to Northern California artists over the age of 18. BIPOC, LGBTQIA2S+ artists are encouraged

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Artist in Residence Opportunity

The Artist in Residence (AIR) program awards fully sponsored residencies to approximately 50 local, national, and international artists each year. Residencies of four to ten weeks include studio space, chef-prepared meals, housing, travel and living expenses. AIRs become part of a dynamic community of artists participating in Headlands’ other programs, allowing for exchange and collaborative

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Call for Proposals for the RBOC Grand Façade.

The Grand Façade commission will bring public art to the heart of Sacramento’s River District at the Richards Boulevard Office Complex (RBOC). This Request for Proposals (RFP) seeks an Artist or Artist Team to propose a design concept for approximately 250 feet of exterior architectural screen standing 45 feet tall, partially wrapping the site’s main

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