The Baltimore Office of Sustainability in partnership with Brick & Board and Details Deconstruction is seeking designs for products made from reclaimed building materials. Five winning designers will receive a $500 award and the opportunity for their product to be prototyped in a workshop at the Community ToolBank in April 2016.

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Call to Artists/Request for Qualifications
Martin Luther King Older Adult Learning Center
Project Budget: $40,000
Deadline for Submissions: March 2, 2016


Philadelphia – The City of Philadelphia Percent for Art Program and Department of Public Property seek to commission an indoor site-specific artwork that celebrates older adult activities and reflects the City’s support of caring for Philadelphia’s senior citizens.  The commission is part of the $4 million new construction of the Martin Luther King Older Adult Recreation Center.  This competition is limited to artists and artist-teams who reside in the mid-Atlantic states of  New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, and West Virginia.

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The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District is currently accepting applications for the twelfth annual Bethesda Painting Awards, a juried competition honoring four selected painters with $14,000 in prize monies. Deadline for slide submission is Friday, February 19, 2016. Up to eight finalists will be invited to display their work in June 2015 at a Gallery B in downtown Bethesda.

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Professional Development Arts Integration Workshop for Artists and Teaching Artists

DEADLINE: February 5, 2016

At the heart of a teaching artist’s practice is a personal relationship to art itself. And yet, this often feels compromised as we conform to schools, standards, and testing. Can school-based work be more artistically satisfying—not just for the kids but for you? This workshop—designed for both new and experienced teaching artists—breaks down the Common Core, making it easy to master. Just as importantly, it helps teaching artists connect this content to the deepest levels of their artistry. You’ll never think of arts integration in the same way again. Limited to 20 participants.Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is required.

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Call For Entries: IMPRINT 2016
Maryland Art Place’s Annual Print Project
Application Deadline: Midnight – March 1, 2016

Maryland Art Place (MAP) is pleased to announce an open ‘Call to Artists’ for the 2016 edition of “IMPRINT,” an annual program initiated by the MAP staff in 2012 to highlight one contemporary artist who has demonstrated excellence within their selected media. This will be the fifth year of the program.

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The Town of Cary, North Carolina is requesting qualifications from artists, or artist teams, to join the design team to create integrated artwork for a new four-level parking deck in downtown Cary.  The finished artwork(s) for this project should be integrated into the building’s exterior and physical site and should assist in creating an appealing, distinctive, safe, and accessible parking facility that welcomes commuters and visitors to the area night and day.

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