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Art Opportunities

Women in the Arts & Media Coalition funding and employment opportunities.
http://www.womenartsmediacoalition.org/opportunities

New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is a nonprofit service organization that empowers working artists and emerging arts organizations across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives and professional/organizational development. *Not just for New Yorkers
https://www.nyfa.org/

List of granting organizations in Oklahoma
https://www.tgci.com/funding-sources/OK/top

A Blade of Grass provides resources to artists who demonstrate artistic excellence and serve as innovative conduits for social change. We evaluate the quality of work in this evolving field by fostering an inclusive, practical discourse about the aesthetics, function, ethics and meaning of socially engaged art that resonates within and outside the contemporary art dialogue.
https://www.abladeofgrass.org/

A guide to residencies for visual artists, writers, composers, choreographers, scholars, filmmakers, community artists, architects, and more.
https://artistcommunities.org/residencies

Professional Art Communities

The National Council of Arts Adminstrators is a community of current and future arts administrators in higher education.
http://www.ncaaarts.org/

WomenArts is dedicated to increasing the visibility of women artists in all art forms. We share news about trailblazing women artists and gender parity activists all year long through the WomenArts Blog and our Facebook page.
WomenArts is collaborating with other organizations to serve our community better.  Please visit the Opportunities and Resources web pages of the Women in the Arts & Media Coalition if you are looking for funding or employment opportunities.  Please visit the StateraArts Community Calendar if you would like to post an arts event featuring women or non-binary artists.
https://www.womenarts.org/

QUEER|ART is a non-profit arts organization serving a diverse and vibrant community of LGBTQ+ artists across generations and disciplines. 
https://www.queer-art.org/

Black Space is composed of Black urban planners, architects, artists, activists, designers, and leaders working to protect and create Black spaces. Our work includes a range of activities from engagement and projects in historically Black neighborhoods to hosting cross-disciplinary convenings and events.
https://www.blackspace.org/oklahoma

Additional Professional Resources

List of art careers:
https://www.studentartguide.com/articles/art-careers-list

Goal setting information:
https://breezycamper.com/goal-setting/

Deem is a biannual print journal and online platform focused on design as social practice
https://www.deemjournal.com/ 
 
The Alliance if Artist Communities is:
  • a forum on support for today's artists
  • professional development opportunities to the field
  • research and benchmarking data
  • funding partnerships — bringing new financial resources to the field
https://www.artistcommunities.org/