Contemporary Art Survey
The Fort Collins Lincoln Center invites visual artists residing in the US to enter our national juried Contemporary Art Survey Exhibition. The exhibition is an open call to artists working in all media and reflects the artists’ capacity to consider the wide world of issues, objects, imagery and ideas they encounter in creating art. We are seeking works in all media and genres that together will present a survey of contemporary art in America. Representational, abstract and conceptual work will be considered. Deadline: April 14, 2019, entry fee $35.
19th Artwear Biennial: Where Fashion Meets Fine Art
The City of Fort Collins, Colorado, Lincoln Center is seeking designers of one-of-a-kind wearable art garments and accessories (no jewelry, please) for the 19th ArtWear Biennial. The ArtWear Biennial is dedicated to highlighting the work of wearable art artists. The week-long event includes a fully staged fashion show, sales gallery and other fiber art and wearable art programs and workshops throughout the week of October 18-26, 2019. Wearable art in all media and styles are welcome, including garments, ensembles, hats and handbags. Garments for both men and women are encouraged. Individuals or collaborative teams will be considered. Our goal is to present innovative and wearable work of the highest quality and provide a forum to share our enthusiasm for an exploration of techniques and materials. Deadline: April 29, 2019, entry fee $35.
37th Annual New Legacies: Contemporary Art Quilts
This juried exhibition features the current work of the finest national and international contemporary quilt artists, July 20 – September 21, 2019. Art quilts accepted for exhibition will exemplify innovation in quilting and surface design techniques as well as excellence in artistic composition and craftsmanship. The goal of the exhibition is to recognize the world’s finest contemporary quilt artists and to advance the art form. Deadline: May 20, 2019, entry fee $35.
CITY HALL & LINCOLN CENTER LOBBIES CALL FOR ENTRIES
The City of Fort Collins is accepting submissions for artworks to hang in the City Hall & City Managers Offices and in the Lincoln Center Lobbies. Submissions are reviewed quarterly and artwork is replaced every four months at City Hall and every six months at Lincoln Center.
NO DEADLINE: Submissions are considered on an ongoing basis.
RENT GALLERY SPACE AT THE CARNEGIE CENTER FOR CREATIVITY
The Carnegie Center for Creativity at the Historic Carnegie Building is owned and operated by the City of Fort Collins, managed through the Lincoln Center. The Carnegie ofers public gallery, studio, meeting, and performance spaces for rent.
The Carnegie recognizes and promotes the synergistic and complementary aspects of a space that is shared by artists from various disciplines. Building tenants, clients and staff should be creative in capitalizing on this synergy and accommodating the logistical needs of multiple artists sharing a common space.
Artists may rent the space on a weekly basis for their own art exhibit, or on an hourly basis for an evening performance or presentation.
Rent the Carnegie Center for Creativity
Address: 200 Mathews, Fort Collins, CO 80521
Wednesdays - Saturdays | Noon - 6pm when the gallery space is rented.
Ticketed performances are sold by the performance entities.
Please click here to see the Carnegie Center for Creativity Calendar.
Be a part of the Lincoln Center Volunteer Corps! Become a Performance Volunteer or an Art Gallery Docent!
Performance and Art Gallery Volunteers
The Lincoln Center is now recruiting fabulous, friendly individuals, couples & families for Performance Volunteer positions. If you love being a part of the action, working with people and supporting the arts in this community, you might be a great fit!
The Lincoln Center hosts over 300 events every year, including musicals, dance, drama, comedy, and many genres of music from a wealth of presenters ranging from local organizations to international touring companies. Many different positions are available for Lincoln Center Performance Volunteers, including Greeters, Ushers, Ticket-Takers, Coat-Check Attendants, Art Gallery Docents and Administrative Support.
If you are interested in volunteering for Lincoln Center performances, please fill out the online application below. Be sure to review all position requirements as they have recently been updated. Candidates best fitting our opportunities will be contacted to schedule a brief interview with Front of House staff.
If you have any questions about volunteering for performances at the Lincoln Center, please contact Ruth Smith, Front of House Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Volunteer Line at 970-416-2144. Please click here to download an application. This form requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download Acrobat Reader for free.
Applications may be mailed, emailed or brought directly to the Box Office during open hours . Please fill out the application and save it to your computer. Email your completed application to LCvolunteer@fcgov.com or print and mail the completed form to the Lincoln Center at 417 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins, CO 80521, Attention: Ruth Smith.