(HACKENSACK, NJ) – ArtsBergen from the Northern New Jersey Group Basis (NNJCF) invitations artists who reside or work in Bergen County, NJ to use for ‘Studio Sneak Peek.’ Three artists from the visible and performing arts shall be chosen to take part by creating pre-recorded movies of their studios discussing and demonstrating their inventive course of for latest work, a present unfinished venture, or their observe on the whole.
Chosen artists will carry out on the subsequent NNJCF ArtsBergen Join the Dots networking occasion on April 21, 2021 from 6:30 pm to eight:00 pm. The Join the Dots ‘Studio Sneak Peek’ will showcase established and rising artists of their studios and provide reside Q&A and interactive networking time to colleagues, artwork lovers and the broader group.
Eligibility – Candidates should reside or work in Bergen County, NJ and be at the very least 18 years outdated. Artists should have the ability to pre-record a five-minute video of their studio or workspace to be featured on Zoom at Join the Dots’ ‘Studio Sneak Peek’ on April 21. Artists who’re unable to make use of their common studio or workspace, who’re doing and creating at dwelling or elsewhere because of COVID-19, are additionally eligible. Every work proven within the video should be the unique work of an artist.
The deadline to submit an utility is February 26, 2021. Candidates should on-line registration, fill out a brief on-line utility and add the next:
* a brief demo video introducing themselves and their work (most 26MB file dimension with supported MP4 mov and avi information);
* a pattern of a murals, a clip of scenes, music or dance, amongst others, in jpeg, jpg, png, gif, mp4, mov or avi format with a most dimension of 25 mb; and a resume or biography.
Artists chosen to take part within the ‘Studio Sneak Peek’ shall be notified by March 15th. Every chosen artist will obtain a compensation of $ 250.
Why Ought to Artists Apply? “The ‘Studio Sneak Peek’ supplies a wonderful alternative for artists to introduce themselves, their work and the inventive course of to a brand new viewers. This discussion board can even assist artists generate visitors to their web sites to encourage gross sales or connections, defined Danielle De Laurentis, affiliate director of the Group Basis of Northern New Jersey.
“Throughout ‘Studio Sneak Peek,’ artists community with different native artists and group members. Moreover, their participation showcases and elevates native expertise in Bergen County, NJ.”
Join the dots – ArtsBergen’s Join the Dots presents an ongoing collection of networking occasions for the humanities group and people within the arts. Held at totally different venues all through Bergen County, NJ and nearly throughout COVID-19, every occasion options a wide range of thrilling actions and networking time. These actions embody displays, audio system, and distinctive interactive artwork experiences. Join the Dots goals to create a protected and open atmosphere the place artists and different group sector representatives can community and collaborate. This system additionally strengthens and connects the humanities group via skilled growth shows and the alternate of inventive concepts, work, sources, and expertise.
Full particulars will seem within the utility website fifth February.
Based in 1998, the Northern New Jersey Group Basis (NNJCF), a 501 (c) (three) nonprofit group primarily based in Hackensack, NJ, focuses totally on civic engagement, training, public well being, the atmosphere, philanthropy, and the humanities. The NNJCF works with native governments, faculty districts, companies, nonprofits, and citizen teams in Northern New Jersey to enhance group life. Basis companions establish and remedy regional issues and alternatives by speaking and studying from one another and sharing concepts, greatest practices, providers and sources.
ArtsBergen, an initiative of the Group Basis of Northern New Jersey, is an arts alliance in Bergen County, New Jersey that helps and encourages the inventive creation of locations, the observe of integrating the humanities and tradition in a neighborhood, city or area to construct group and livability and enhance the native economic system. The mission of the initiative is to energise and unify artists and humanities organizations and join the Bergen County group to the humanities.