Happy Holidays to all of our creative friends in Moscow! There are several arts opportunities coming up, and we want to make sure you don’t miss a thing. Please feel free to share these opportunities with your friends.
Un-fancy at the Third Street Gallery
This exhibition is an open call for visual and literary artists in the Palouse region. The exhibition features the humble beauty of plain-spoken objects and situations. Bring us your art of utility, your art of the mundane, your art of normal-but-interesting media, subject matter, and content! Registration is available through the online form located here: https://moscowarts.submittable.com/submit/de6dc3fb-3d2b-4dff-ad82-841784e43cc7/third-street-gallery-exhibition-un-fancy
Here are the important dates related to the exhibition:
Submission Deadline: January 4
Artwork Drop-off: January 11 & 12
Exhibition Dates: January 20 – April 8
Reception: January 20 from 4 – 6 p.m.
Artwork Pick-up: April 11
As you may have heard, Moscow Artwalk is now a monthly event, starting with the season kick-off in October and ending with the traditional street fair in June. Thanks go out to all the artists and businesses who have participated in the season already! If you’re a literary, culinary, visual, or performing artist and would like to get involved, we’d love to promote your work through this event. Here’s how to participate as an artist:
Connect with local businesses to host your work. Once you’ve found a host location, they will handle the registration process. Need help finding a host location? Here’s a great resource to get you started on your search: https://moscowchamber.com/location.
More information about Moscow Artwalk is available here: https://www.ci.moscow.id.us/189/Artwalk.
Artrepreneur presented by Idaho Commission on the Arts
To help artists build a sustainable life in the arts, the Idaho Commission on the Arts offers My Artrepreneur Program™, an art-centered business development program taught by working artists. The program is offered in one location each year, rotated around the state. Artists are invited to register for the 2022 course, which will be held in Moscow, in partnership with the Moscow Arts Commission. Artists will attend four workshops and pair with a mentor artist to develop their art as they build a kit of 35 essential tools for an art-centered business.
Workshop 1 – March 12 & 13
Workshop 2 – May 14 & 15
Workshop 3 – July 9 & 10
Workshop 4 – September 10 & 11
Saturday sessions are 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Sundays are 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. All classes will be held at Moscow City Hall in the Council Chambers, 206 E. Third Street, Moscow ID. More information about the program experience and registration is available at: https://arts.idaho.gov/map/
In closing, we’re grateful to all of you, the creative people who make Moscow beautiful!
The mission of the Moscow Arts Commission is to enrich the community by celebrating and cultivating the expression of all art forms and culture.