AUSTIN ART CITY BLITZ ! Open CALLS and opportunities

AUSTIN ART CITY BLITZ ! Open CALLS and opportunities

Open calls, opportunities, events & more !

Art Smith


Open Art Calls for Artists We'll hear from specialists from some of the City departments about the open Art calls, events and programs.

Guests in order of appearance :

~ Janet Siebert Cultural Arts Division Civic Arts consultant ( )

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~ Sue Lamb Administrator Art in Public Places / TEMPO program 


~ Meghan Wells, Manager of the City’s Cultural Arts Division

( ) DEADLINE FEB 16 2017

~ Jesus Pantel Manager Cultural Arts Funding Program

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CULTURE ALIVE ! ( African American, Latino, Asian, and Native American) communities and/or cultural groups in Austin.

ALANA open Call ~

~ Lucy Miller Downing Dougherty Arts Center

( Theatre Artists in Residence Deadline Feb 28th )

( Julia C. Butridge Gallery Open call emerging / established Visual Artists. Deadline March 1st )

~ Emma S. Barientos Mexican American Culltural Center LARP (Latino Artist in Residence Program )

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~ Para Abgoga, Museum Site Coordinator George Washington Carver Museum


~ Yvonne Lim Wilson, Marketing Representative Asian American Resource Center

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~ Vivian Lin, Exhibit Specialist Asian American Resource Center Exhibits ( )

Open Calls ends March 31


~ Allysa Zinsser, Music Program Coordinator at City of Austin, Music & Entertainment Division ( )


~ Simone Wilson, Music Program Specialist for City of Austin, Music & Entertainment Division ( )


~ Calder Kamin, Administrator and Facilitator. City of Austin Economic Development Small business division / Artist INC. (


Thanks Everyone ! Please Feel free to visit the pages and read up on the events and open calls.

We will have another Austin Art City Blitz in the Fall. Thanks to Greg for hosting.



Created and curated by 'Art Smith', the Radio show 'Austin Artists' is broadcast Live every Monday at 1:00pm c on 91.7 FM Locally and Worldwide on It is open to All Arts and All people of all backgrounds and all levels of education, experience and exposure.

Art Smith also produced the 'Get in Tune: Musician Advocacy day !' with leaders in Music in Austin here is the Archive with all the links to the organizations that have programs and assistance for Musicians in Austin ~> ( )

Austin Artists Appreciation Month of Love continues...

We have tons of Community Arts lined up for everyone and we will be following up on the recent Texas Arts Advocacy day that Art Smith attended with Texans for the Arts and Texas Cultural Trust. Mayor Adler returns as our guest in March to discuss Arts and Austin. all that and much much amore !

Always feel free to connect : Austin Artists

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All the Best !

Art Smith