Calls, Forums, Blogs

Jazz and Blues Fest and Squeezebox Fest calls to musicians now out.

Below are the current calls issues by the Arts Council.  They can also be found in the program pages, which provides more context for what we are looking for. In addition, check out these other resources where calls are posted.

Arts Council 2016 specific calls

Squeezebox 2016 call (deadline March 1)
Somerville Hospital temporary installation at Somerville Hospital (deadline March 15)
Joe's Jazz and Blues Fest 2016 call  (deadline April 1)

ArtBeat 2016 talent call (coming soon)
ArtBeat 2016 Craft call (coming soon)
ArtBeat 2016 Community Vendor call (coming soon)
PuppetPalooza 2016 call (coming soon)
ArtsUnion Summer 2016 Producers call (coming soon)

Art Deadline List

An online newsletter providing information about juried competitions and exhibitions, calls for proposals/papers, jobs, internships, residencies, and funding opportunities in the arts.


ArtSake is a place to dig into the creative, innovative work of Massachusetts artists. It’s hosted by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.  Part blog, part resource/call.

New Foundation for the Arts Network Forum 

A community forum for artists, presenters, organizations, or anyone with interest in the arts, including calls to artists and organizations.