Calls for Entry & Opportunities

EMPLOYMENT

HAMILTON ARTISTS INC | GALLERY ASSISTANT POSITION

The Hamilton Artists Inc. artist run centre, is offering a summer job for the role of Gallery Assistant, funded by the Government of Ontario, Summer Experience Program (SEP).  The Gallery Assistant will contribute to the daily operations of the non-profit artist run centre, working directly with the cultural community.  A flexible work schedule is required, working weekdays, evenings (during events) and weekends (Saturday). For further details, follow the LINK.

  • DEADLINE:  June 2, 2018
DANCE

FORM CONTEMPORARY DANCE THEATRE | PROSPECTS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Form Contemporary Dance Theatre is proud to produce PROSPECTS, an evening of drinks, dance and discussion at the Burlington Student Theatre. PROSPECTS opens a space for choreographers to present short works, excerpts, or works in progress around a specific theme, and invites the audience to give their feedback. Proposed works can be up to 15 minutes in length. Choreographers and performers will be expected to participate in the evening of dialogue, discussing their work and participating in a talk back with the audience. For further details, follow the LINK.

  • DEADLINE: June 08, 2018
​FILM & MEDIA

PHOTOPHOBIA 2018 FESTIVAL | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Photophobia is the 12th annual festival of short-format contemporary media, film, video and moving image hosted in partnership between the Art Gallery of Hamilton and Hamilton Artists Inc. Not confined by restrictions or themes, Photophobia is a free festival series for submissions in short format (15 minutes or less) and films and videos should be independent projects where artists retain complete creative and artistic control of the project. For further details, download the PDF.

  • DEADLINE: June 30, 2018

FILMS ON THE FRINGE | SEEKING SHORT FILMS

Films on the Fringe, presented by the Downtown Hamilton BIA, will offer Hamiltonians two opportunities to enjoy films under the stars at the Hamilton Fringe Festival's new outdoor Fringe Club in Gore Park. We are currently seeking short films (24 minutes or less) by Hamilton filmmakers to screen as part of our Films on the Fringe: Shorts Showcase to take place on Saturday, July 21. The winning filmmaker will receive a cash prize of $200 and a Fringe Binge Pass for the 2018 Festival. For more info, follow the LINK.

  • DEADLINE: June 4, 2018
​FINE CRAFT

CRAFTADIAN | HAMILTON CREATES POP-UP MARKET APPLICATIONS

Craftadian is a curated handmade market that attracts thousands of shoppers looking for unique, handmade goods. We’re on the lookout for artisans pushing the boundaries of craft, food and design. This POPUP Handmade Market takes place at Art Gallery of Hamilton (AGH Fischer Gallery) on February 28th ,2018. To apply or for further details, follow the LINK.

  • DEADLINE: ONGOING

 

LITERARY 

​MULTIDISCIPLINARY

ARTISAN MARKET | CALL FOR ARTISTS

Interested in participating in the Dundas Artisan Market? This Artists Show and Sale takes place in Sept 2018 and is now accepting submissions from locals makers. Interested artists should email junelynch@gmail.com or follow the LINK.

  • DEADLINE: Summer 2018
MUSIC

    DUET CLUB OF HAMILTON | BRASS WOODWIND SCHOLARSHIP

    Applications for the Duet Club of Hamilton’s 2018 Brass/Woodwind Scholarship valued at $400.00 are now available. For more information, follow the LINK.

    • DEADLINE: at: June 30, 2018

    HAMILTON ALL STAR JAZZ BAND  |  CONTINUOUS AUDITIONS

    The Hamilton All Star Jazz Band is holding auditions for ages 12 to 25; saxophone, trumpet, trombone, guitar, bass, piano, drums, & vocal.  Audition anytime for placement or the waiting list.  Candidates requesting an audition will be considered for the three 20-piece jazz ensembles and for the proposed Master Classes that will take place throughout the year. For further details, follow the LINK.

    • AUDITION DATES:  ONGOING
    THEATRE

    INTERMISSION | CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS

    Are you a theatre artist interested in contributing to Intermission? They publish personal essays, original journalism, interviews, profiles, and audio/video content. Let them help you tell your stories about what happens behind the scenes, before the curtain goes up and after it goes down. Pitch them a feature, essay, or opinion piece you want to share with the audiences who want to see your work. For futher information, follow the LINK.

    • DEADLINE: Ongoing
    VISUAL ARTS 

    GLENHYRST ART GALLERY BIENNIAL JURIED EXHIBITION | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    The Glenhyrst Art Gallery in Brantford is now accepting submissions from Canadian visual artists for their biennial juried art exhibition. For details, follow the LINK.

    • DEADLINE: June 22, 2018

    ​HAMILTON ARTISTS INC SPECIAL PROJECTS | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    New in 2018, pending funding, we would also like to encourage the submission of “special projects.” Special Projects may include, but are not limited to, independent projects diverse in nature that may happen at the gallery or off-site and might manifest themselves through happenings, print materials, digital platforms, screenings, workshops or other forms of public presentation or intervention. For further details, follow the LINK.

    • DEADLINE: Ongoing
    VOLUNTEERS

    ART SPIN HAMILTON | CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
     
    Art Spin Hamilton is an interactive bike and art tour that focuses on alternative ways of experiencing art by placing it in unexpected venues throughout the city. The event is a fun, group oriented adventure open to all levels of cyclists and ages! They are looking for volunteers to join their team for the first spin in Hamilton on Friday, July 07, 2017! For further details, email contact@artspinhamilton.ca.  

    • DEADLINE: ONGOING