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3/12/2020 Member News

TROLLEY UPDATE!!! SECOND SATURDAY ARTWALK - MARCH 14

Saturday night will be a beautiful spring evening for March's ArtWalk.  Our studios and galleries look forward to providing a safe place to enjoy discovering new art.  However, to be cautious  ArtWalk trolleys will not run.  Please drive or walk to the galleries and studios you would like to visit.

NOTE: Several galleries will be closed.  Check the ArtWalk listings and map to see who is open.  stpeteartsalliance.org/artwalk.  

 

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR INDIVIDUAL ARTIST GRANTS

Deadline: Friday, April 3 at 5 pm

The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance in partnership with the City of St. Petersburg’s Office of Cultural Affairs is accepting applications for our Individual Artist Grant Program. Fifteen $1,000 each grants are intended to provide financial assistance to City of St. Petersburg resident artists. The program is designed to support public engagement of individual artists’ work/projects in the Visual/Craft Arts, Dance, Music, Theater or Literature.

The applicant's resume must show commitment to the art form through education, training or professional experience, and must show evidence of exhibition, public performance or being published during the past two years.

  • The grant period is May 1, 2020 through September 18, 2020.
  • Applicants may request funding up to $1,000.
  • The complete application and guidelines here: Grants


QUILT LOCAL 2020
Celebrating Quilts and Community at the St. Pete Coliseum

The 19th Quilt Show presented by Suncoast Quilting Circle will feature 200+ traditional, art and modern quilts, Special Exhibits: St. Petersburg Transitions (art quilts) and Transitions in the City (modern quilts), 25+ vendors, Tampa Bay Surface Design Guild, Quilts of Valor presentations, educational presentations, certified quilt appraiser (fee),  baby boutique, silent auction, raffle baskets and chances to win the beautiful quilt picture above (sales in part to benefit the St. Petersburg Free Clinic).  It's so much more than your grandmother's bed quilt!

WHEN - Friday and Saturday, MARCH 20 - 21, 2020
WHERE - St. Petersburg Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave N.  FREE PARKING!
ADMISSION - $10  Children 12 under free with paying adult. Students with ID free.

OPPORTUNITIES

VISIT SPAA Website FOR THESE OPPORTUNITY DETAILS
Here's just a few of the latest posts.

CALL TO ARTISTS
Amalie Arena -  Ninth Annual Celebration of the Arts

JOB POSTINGS
University of Tampa - Instructors in Museum Studies and Art History
Dali Museum - App Coordinator
Dali Museum - P/T Visitor Experience Specialist
Imagine Museum - Human Resource Generalist / Accounting Assistant
Tampa Museum of Art - Graphic and Digital Media Designer
James Museum - Visual Art Instructor, June Summer Art Camp

GRANTS
Creative Pinellas - Annual Arts Catalyst Grant - Summer Camps

OTHER OPPORTUNITIES
St. Petersburg Press - Nominations Open for Roy Peter Clark St. Pete Literary Prize
 

VISIT THE SPAA Website TO SEE ALL AVAILABLE OPPORTUNITIES
To Post Events: https://stpeteartsalliance.org/local-events/
  
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Sheila@stpeteartsalliance.org

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