Below are listed the current opportunities to receive funding for projects that Northern Lights.mn is producing. Details are different for each opportunity, so review carefully. Opportunities are listed in order of deadlines. If you have any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Subscribe to the Northern Lights.mn monthly newsletter for the latest on all of our project, including artist opportunities.
Illuminate the Lock II
Northern Lights.mn, Mississippi Park Connection, and Mississippi National River and Recreation Area are requesting proposals for a new Illuminate the Lock project to take place in September of 2018.
- Submissions are being accepted through 11:59 pm CST, April 23, 2018
Read more about Illuminate the Lock II 2018 Open Calls here.
Northern Spark 2018
Northern Lights.mn has five different calls for funded projects at Northern Spark 2018.
- Artworks in any medium at The Commons, Minneapolis Central Library or Nicollet between 4th and 8th Streets
- Nicollet Mall Light Walk
- Performances/Roving/Mobile Projects along Nicollet
- Little Africa + Northern Spark Festival
- NEW! Opening event
Submissions are being accepted through 11:59 pm CST, February 5, 2018
Read more about Northern Spark 2018 Open Calls here.
Art(ists) On the Verge 10
Northern Lights.mn announces a call for a tenth round of Art(ists) on the Verge commissions (AOV10), which will take place from March 2018 – April 2019.
AOV is an intensive, mentor-based fellowship program for 5 Minnesota-based, emerging artists working experimentally at the intersection of art, technology, and digital culture with a focus on network-based practices that are interactive and/or participatory. AOV is generously supported by the Jerome Foundation.
Submissions are being accepted through 11:59 pm CST, January 16, 2018
More information here.