On this page artists, performers, and musicians will find opportunities to exhibit works, participate in events, organize workshops, produce your work, and find materials and references to amplify your enterprise as excellent artists!

 

The NACC is here to help! To share your artist opportunity email all relevant details to info@thenacc.org

Call for Art / Exhibits

Transformations Wearable Art Show & Competition

Seeking Wearable Art Designers for a competition at the NACC this October! This competition is split by categories and everyone will get to show there fashion and artistic skill – see categories below. Wearable art, also known as Artwear or “art to wear”, refers to individually designed pieces of (usually) handmade clothing or jewelry created as fine or expressive art.  We encourage our designers to create fashions from recycled or upcycled goods. Designers and models interested in being a part of this competition may contact transformationwearableart17@gmail.com or visit thenacc.org/transformations. The deadline for entry is August 18th, 2017. The prospectus for this competition can also be found at www.thenacc.org. Let’s make this a fun but competitive experience. It is our pleasure to present these exhibits.

Transformations Wearable Art Show & Competition Categories

 

 

  • Scene 1—Fit for a Queen—Victorian and early 20th century fashions, industrial revolution, Steampunk.
  • Scene 2—Glamour Girls:  The golden years of Hollywood, the birth of the “iconic movie star”
  • Scene 3—Wild Child:  A time of peace, love, rock ’n roll and fashion…the 1960’s and 1970’s.
  • Scene 4—Let’s Dance!   Fabulous fashions from the Discos Days, to the big hair and bangles of the 80’s to the hip-hop fashions of the 90’s.
  • Scene 5—Millennium Chaos:  This is the “anything goes” category.
  • Scene 6—Futuristic Diva:   Envision the fashions of the future.

Artists and Friends 2017

NACC Member Exhibit

 

 

EXHIBITION OPENS ON DECEMBER 2ND WITH NACC HOLIDAY PARTY
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

CALL FOR ARTWORK

Artists & Friends

NACC Holiday Party, & Art Exhibition
December 2nd – January 28th
DEADLINE: November 26th @ 4 PM

 

Exhibition Summary

It’s that time of the year again, the NACC is proud to announce our annual Artists & Friends Exhibition, Open House, and our Member Holiday Party. The Artists & Friends Exhibition celebrates all original visual art of any medium, genre, or artistic interpretation. Artworks submitted for this exhibition will be displayed in our Main Gallery from December 2nd – January 28th. Afterwards, join us for our Holiday Party! We invite guests to bring a dish to share and enjoy in good tidings and cheer!


Entry Guidelines

  • Complete and return entry form with your entry fee to the NACC main office.
  • The entry fee for NACC members is only $20 for the first piece, and $5 for each piece following. (FOUR pieces maximum)
  • The general entry fee is $30 for the first two pieces and up to two additional pieces may be entered for $10 each. (FOUR pieces maximum)
  • The deadline for this exhibition is November 26th, 2017 at 4PM. No artwork will be accepted after this date.

General Information

  • Submitted work must be for sale; we will not accept “Price on Request” or “Not for Sale” in price designations. Please price artwork to include a 25% commission for NACC in sell price.
  • 3-D and 2-D Artwork of all genres, mediums, and artistic interpretations will be accepted for the exhibit.
  • Prizes will be awarded for the following: 1st Prize – $300, 2nd Prize – $200,
    3rd – $100.
  • Winners will be announced on December 2nd at the exhibition opening and NACC Holiday Party, 4-7 PM.

Eligibility for Gallery Exhibit

  • This exhibition is open to all artists. All artwork must be original and made by the artist submitting the artwork.
  • The installers are not responsible for preparing work for installation and work that is not suitable for hanging or standalone display will not be accepted for the exhibition.
  • Two-dimensional works must be framed and wired for installation.
  • Three-dimensional works must have a non-abrasive base or be mounted on a pedestal.

See official Call for Art for details.

Grants

NYSCA Electronic Media & Film Presentation Funds Grant Program

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes in partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts announces the 3rd application round for the NYSCA 2017 Electronic Media & Film Presentation Funds Grant Program.

NYSCA 2017 Electronic Media & Film Presentation Funds Grants support New York State non-profit organizations for in-person presentations by independent media artists. The upcoming application deadline is August 7, 2017 for projects occurring from September 1 – December 31, 2017.

These grants are intended to support arts and cultural programming and the creation of artworks in Erie and Niagara Counties.  Administered by Arts Services Initiative of Western New York, Inc. (ASI) and funded by the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA).

INFORMATION SESSION IN THE NIAGARA ROOM, NACC 1st Floor by the BRINK Museum

Information sessions are mandatory for NEW applicants; optional but HIGHLY encouraged for everyone due to the new online application process.

RSVP at info@asiwny.org or call 362.8389 x512

Details

Date:
July 10
Time:
5:30 PM
Website:
https://www.asiwny.org/service-programs/dec-grants-2/

Venue

The NACC
1201 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY 14301 United States
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Phone:
716-282-7530
Website:
http://thenacc.org

Auditions:

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