Rock Paper Scissors Collective
A community arts space
Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on ROSHAMBONANZA festival is accepting talent

A wonderful day of talented artists, spoken wordsmiths, djs, handmade goodness, raffles, yummy food, brew, and all of your dreams coming true! This is a benefit for Rock Paper Scissors so we can open our new space in Downtown Oakland. You think you’re a good fit to be a spotlight? Well we are still accepting […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, In the Gallery | Comments Off on Open Call for Photography

Rock Paper Scissors Collective is honored to collaborate with Femme Cartel and offer an open call! This concept is fine art photography that happens to come in Instagram form. Think gorgeous shots of everyday life, especially Oakland-centered, arty, urban, lady-positive Instagram snaps. Bonus points for lady photographers, first-timers, artists of Color, and youth artists. Submit up […]

Categories: Community Collaborations | Comments Off on CALL FOR ARTISTS-FOOD JUSTICE theme

:: CALL FOR ARTISTS :: RPSC is looking for two artists to work in collaboration with Phats Beets Produce (also working with the Children’s Hospital of Oakland) in creating a food justice themed interactive booth. Artists will be working with nutritionists to create interactive booths that deal with issues regarding: food justice, farm workers rights, […]

Categories: In the Gallery | 2 Comments

We’re gonna try this again! Rock Paper Scissors Collective announces a call to artists for original works of art on sneakers, skateboards or knuckles. While we would prefer to have the physical pieces, photos will be accepted. We’ve noticed it’s especially difficult to display knuckles that are still attached to people. Artists currently residing in […]

Categories: Events | Comments Off on CALL FOR ART!

Rock Paper Scissors Art Auction 2010 We are looking for artists to donate pieces to our 2010 Art Auction to be held at Rock Papers Scissors Gallery for the month of September. The show will open in time for September’s First Friday Art Murmur-which draws between 2,000 to 3,500 people each month- and will close […]

Categories: In the Gallery | Comments Off on TEXTILES IN 3D

Rock Paper Scissors Collective announces a call to artists for our April Sculptural Fiber show! We are looking for three-dimensional textile sculptures with an emphasis on craftsmanship and technique, such as knitting, embroidery, weaving, applique, sewing, etc. Conceptual and functional pieces will be considered. Please send no more than three 300dpi JPEGs in a zip […]

Categories: In the Gallery | Comments Off on Fun-A-Day

2nd Annual Fun-A-Day In the Bay Artclash Collective West Rock Paper Scissors Collective Feb. 5th, 2010 6pm-9pm www.artclash.comrpscollective.com Friday, February 5th: Rock Paper Scissors hosts the Artclash Collective’s second annual Fun-A-Day in the Bay. Organized by a group of Philly ex-pats, Fun-A-Day in the Bay builds on Artclash’s annual tradition (6 years strong) of organizing Fun-A-Day […]

Categories: Community Collaborations | Comments Off on CALL FOR OAKLAND ARTIST

:: CALL FOR OAKLAND ARTISTS :: Rock Paper Scissors Collective( in Oakland) is looking for Artist residing in Oakland who are interested in working at an East Oakland High School for 3 months, for the upcoming school year. They would be developing and presenting workshops for groups of students and have their own studio space-acting […]

Beyond Bicycles This is a call for work – Artists, Thinkers, Creators – We seek your human-powered machines, bicycle-based inventions, and interactive kinetic sculpture.  In May of 2010, Rock Paper Scissors Collective is hosting BEYOND BICYCLES a celebration of the art, science, and politics of harnessing human power.  Our inspiration is the bicycle, a simple […]

Categories: In the Gallery | Comments Off on OPEN CALL FOR DECEMBER 2009

Calling all printmakers! Rock Paper Scissors Collective announces a call to artists for original works for all printed matter of the hand or press pulled variety with a theme of “Home”. All works must be original, for sale, and completed within the last two years. Digital, giclee, photograph and reproduction prints are not eligible for […]