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Studio Art
Opportunities for Students and Artists

Internships for Studio Art and Art History Majors

Peninsula Museum of Art
An official partner of CSM's 2D Art Dept.

peninsulamuseum.org
Students must commit to a semester-long internship and will be eligible to earn 3 units of Independent Study credit per semester. Interns will curate shows in Bldg. 10 at CSM, help receive visitors, document, conserve and install work at the museum and work on museum outreach and development in the community.Contact: Ruth Waters, peninsulamuseum@gmail.com and Rebecca Alex, alexr@smccd.edu

Pacific Art League Exhibitions:  Interns will work independently under the supervision of the Gallery Manager and will receive training in exhibition planning, art installation, event promotion and other aspects of gallery management.  Contact Rebecca Alex, alexr@smccd.edu

City Arts of San Mateo:  32 hours = 2 units of CSM Independent Study credit
An official partner of CSM's 2D Art Dept.

Interns will work with CASM members/volunteers on the High School Arts Recognition Program (HSARP). Organizing, transporting, curating and consultation with judges include:
Pick up art from high schools, take literary art to ju adges, transport 2D and 3D art to Peninsula Ballet for lay out and judging, determine first and honorable mention places for each category and each high school (SM, Aragon, Hillsdale) -- categories are 2D (painting/drawing, photography), 3D, Literary (prose, poetry), determine grand prize winners and move entries to San Mateo Main Library for several weeks display. Contact Bill Rundberg at willberg@pacbell.net and Rebecca Alex at alexr@smccd.edu.

San Francisco Center of the Book
sfcb.org
Students must commit to a semester-long internship and will beeligible to earn 3 units of Independent Study credit per semester.
For information on how to apply, visit sfcb.org/community/internships.Contact Rebecca Alex at CSM, alexr@smccd.edu for CSM credit.

Study Opportunities

Life Drawing Opportunities,
Bay Area Classical Artists, San Carlos www.bacaa.org
  • Open Model sessions uninstructed on Fridays with live models
    ($75 per session) $30 fee discounted for CSM students per session must register for the entire set)
    Hours: 10:00-4:00 2/ 3 hour segments.
  • Evening classes Monday and Wednesday with Noah Buchanan
    ($350 per 10 sessions) CSM students receive 10% discount
    Hours: 6:30-9:30
  • Daytime classes on Tuesday Portrait Drawing and Painting instructor Linda Dulaney with live models
  • Daytime classes on Thursdays Figure Drawing and Painting instructor Linda Dulaney with live models
    Hours: 10:00-11:00am uninstructed ($15 per sessions must register for the entire set)
    Hours: 11:30-3:30 instructed ($600 for 10 sessions) ($500 discounted fee for CSM students)
  • Evening open model sessions Thursdays and Fridays
    ($20 per session 3 hour must register for the entire set)
    Hours: 6:30-9:30 pm
CSU Summer Arts Courses, many scholarships and financial aid available www.csusummerarts.org; www.mediaartsfestival.org

Jobs, Commissions

Part-Time Interior Design Opportunity. Re-decorate Novigo's entire office building; flexible part-time hours for minimum wage. Noviego will have a professional photographer document your finished product for your portfolio. Contact Anna Mantovani Administrative Assistant anna.mantovani@novigo.com - www.novigo.com, O: 650.249.3200 - M: 949.742.1139 - F: 650.521.5633 Novigo - 247 N. San Mateo Drive - San Mateo, CA 94401 - USA

Corks andColorsis a mobile company that brings art and fun to local restaurants, venues, private residences and corporations. A local artist will teach guests how to paint the featured painting of the day in an easy, simple, step by step instruction. Combining art, social atmosphere and creativity will leave guests with a fun memory and their own special masterpiece. Events are two hours and typically will be on Monday or Tuesday evenings from 6-8pm. All art supplies are provided to guests that attend. Compensation is $25-$50 an hour. The goal is to have 2-4 events a week, so the more events booked, the more hours available to work. If interested, please have your resume and portfolio to Teresa Morris at teresa.morris@ymail.com.

Community Announcements

None at this time.

Exhibition Opportunities

"Scapes", land, city, sea and mindscape: The work must be paintings in any medium and expressed from representational to nonrepresentational images. The visual narrative of the artist's work should transport the viewer to experience the beauty, uniqueness, or fantasy of the place. www.art-competition.net

CallforEntry.org™, also known as CaFÉ™ is a Web-based service that allows artists to easily enter and apply for exhibitions, public art proposals, fellowships and juried visual-arts competitions.  www.callforentry.orgfile

Pacific Art League in Palo Alto
Groups can rent the front room of the gallery for $500 per month which includes the artist in PAL's monthly promotional marketing and opening reception event.
June 2014 ($250) 'corridor gallery' will be available to rent for solo or group exhibitions. It has approximately 21 linear feet of wall space and repositionable track lighting ($ 250 mo.)
Contact: Anna Speaker at gallerymanager@pacificartleague.org.

Pacific Art League Call for Entries, Multiple Show Opportunities
http://updated.pacificartleague.org/index.php/call-for-artists/call-for-entries

City Arts of San Mateo's Art Gallery
An official partner of CSM's 2D Art Dept.

Contact: Bill Rundberg, rundberg@my.smccd.edu
cityartsofsanmateo.org

Manor House, Belmont, CA
An official partner of CSM's 2D Art Dept.
Contact: Judy King, jkingon5@netzero.com
belmont.gov/subContent.asp?CatId=240001579

Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
sanchezartcenter.org

Portola Art Gallery, Menlo Park, CA
portolaartgallery.com

Allied Arts Guild, Menlo Park, CA
alliedartsguild.org

Coastside Artists, Half Moon Bay, CA
coastsideevents.org

Redwood City Arts Center, Redwood City, CA
redwoodcityartcenter.org

Kaffeehus on 3rd, San Mateo, CA
Must be a regular customer to exhibit
plus.google.com/117838170630103410790/about?gl=us&hl=en

Peninsula Arts Council Artist Registry
An official partner of CSM's 2D Art Dept.

peninsulaartscouncil.org/Artists_Registry.htm

Studios for Rent

Peninsula Art Institute, Burlingame
http://www.peninsulaartinstitute.org/

Peninsula Studios
1022 N. Idaho St.
San Mateo, CA 94401
peninsulastudios.com
peninsulastudios@gmail.com

Claremont Art Studios
1515 South Claremont
San Mateo, CA 94402
claremontartstudios.com

Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
sanchezartcenter.org/studioapplication.html

Art Resources in the Bay Area

City Arts of San Mateo
cityartsofsanmateo.org/art_resources_of_san_mateo.htm