by: Darko Jeftic • 12
Worldwide art opportunities such as grants, festivals, exhibitions, residencies plus other mobility options for artists, curators, writers, performers, filmmakers and other doers in arts; all via one Android app: Art Opps.
- star/save opp and read it later
- share opportunities via Bluetooth, Buffer, Gmail, Keep, Pocket, Tweetings etc.
- snippets for Twitter (Cards), Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and all major social networks/websites
- optionally enable and select app update/sync interval
- option to set notifications for new calls for entries (ring-tone, vibrate and/or flash light)
- visual customizations - list/grid views, text size
- WIDGETS - beautiful widgets for tablets home screen(s)
ART OPPS HUBS
• NEW MEDIA ARTS - digital art, Internet art, performance art, radio, sound and video art; multimedia, interactive installations, socially engaged art, and much more
• LITERARY ARTS - writers, screenwriters, playwrights and literary artist in general, might find here some CFP's (calls for papers), play writing competitions, or drama, prose and poetry contests, screenplay/screenwriting competitions, workshops and sessions, conferences, AIR's, etc.
• PERFORMING ARTS - calls for submissions from actors, dancers, directors, dramaturges, choreographers, composers, performers, clowns and all other performing artists working on dance choreography, music piece, scores, theatre performances, puppetry shows and so on
• VISUAL ARTS AND DESIGN - call for entry section for visual artists working across disciplines of FINE ARTS (architecture, drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpting), DESIGN (fashion design, interior design, outdoor design, textile design, product design), DECORATIVE ARTS (ceramics, fiber arts, jewelry), photography, installation, land art, +
• FILM - open calls for submissions from filmmakers and of their animated movies (animations), documentaries, experimental films, fictional/narrative films, feature movies, short films (shorts), ad films, music videos etc. That includes other exchange opportunities in the fields of cinematography and cinema.
• FUNDING AND GRANTS - fundraising opps or opportunities that might raise some money for projects, usually from fondations, sponsors, etc.
• ART RESIDENCIES - latest international AIR (artist in residence) programs or calls for artists, writers, students, to work in international residency programs; AIR programs from all around the world
• AWARDS, CONTESTS AND PRIZES - calls for participation in various international art contests that offer awards, cash prizes, publications or exhibitions
-Storage - to save opps and run app when offline
-Internet - to sync
-Prevent sleeping - to sync in intervals (disabled by default)
-flashlight, vibrator - notifications (disabled)
-start at boot - it doesn't start the app: to quickly check sync preferences and to periodically sync if enabled (disabled)
All Androids above 2.2 are supported, including 4.4 KitKat
Art Opps is also available on iPhones, computers and other devices/gadgets via the web app interface @festivals21 (all browsers and systems).
We get=share info from artists, festivals, NGOs, lists, theatre groups, dance collectives and other contributors on a regular basis. That includes media such as (but not limited to): Zippyframes, Nmartproject, Transartists, Re-title, Transculturalexchange, Visualalberta, Residencyunlimited, Scoopit, Rhizome, Artrubicon, Expcinema, Eyemedianews, Neme, Newmediafest, Artservis, Wooloo, Fluate and more.
Art Opps is newborn, but fully open for submissions, suggestions, requests and other inquiries:
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