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is looking for photo based submissions for the One Art
exhibition happening this September. The idea behind the exhibition is to celebrate the life and work of poet Elizabeth Bishop
. Artists are invited to create work based on Bishop's poem One Art
. You can view a copy of the poem at www.viewpointgallery.ca. Deadline for entries is April 15, 2011 and there's a $25 entry fee. Each artist can submit up to five images. Each additional image costs an extra $10.
The Nova Scotia Masterworks Awards Foundation is looking for submissions for the 2011 Lieutenant Governor's Arts Award. The prize this year is $37,000. Submissions will include things like writing, performance, visual art, media or design. There must be a strong connection to Nova Scotia in the final product. For the nomination form and guidelines, go to www.nsmasterworks.ca. Submissions must be postmarked on or before April 29.