Call for Performance Proposals

UrbanGlass seeks proposals from artists and artist collectives for performance works to be presented in the studio in 2020. Artists will receive up to one full day of access to the UrbanGlass studio to practice and up to 1⁄2 tank of molten glass, along with a $1,000 budget that can be allocated towards materials, travel, and an honorarium.

How to submit an application: Send an email to opportunities@urbanglass.org with subject line "2020 Performance Proposal." In the body of the email please include your name, email address, and phone number and please attach the following (any proposals written in the body of the email will not be accepted): 

  • 1 Page Proposal (PDF)
  • Artist CV (PDF
  • Five images- Images must be JPG files only, 300 dpi at 3” x 5,” and please label each file with your last name and the number corresponding to your image list (Example: Smith01.jpeg)

Submission deadline: The deadline for 2019 proposals has passed. Please check back in mid-2019 for the 2020 deadline.

Proposals will be evaluated by a panel of artists, curators, and UrbanGlass staff and the selected performance will be scheduled at a time that is mutually convenient in the coming year. 


Questions? Please call 718-625-3685 or email info@urbanglass.org