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Open Thread is a new regional arts organization, which seeks to establish frameworks for artistic discovery in Pittsburgh and the surrounding tri-state area. Open Thread provides local communities with arts outreach, education, and opportunities for publication, performance or exhibition.

Register with Open Thread today to tell us what you can contribute!

Our call for online submissions is always open. By submitting to Open Thread, your work will be reviewed for possible inclusion in OTQ, our online quarterly journal; the Regional Review series of print publications, POETSBURGH, our reading series in collaboration with Weave Magazine, and Variety, Variety, Variety!, our regularly-held performance events. Find out more about these projects in the Publications and Events tabs above, or on our Facebook page.

Get involved! We're always looking for writers, performance artists, dancers, burlesque performers, DJs, VJs, video artists, local bands, theatre troupes, art vendors�the list goes on and on!

Open Thread is supported in part by a Seed Award from the Sprout Fund and is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions in behalf of Open Thread may be made payable to Fractured Atlas and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Questions or comments? [[Contact us.]] ("Contact us" form - this can be at the very bottom of the page if we want it out of the menu bar.) To submit art or writing for any of our ongoing projects, click [[here]] (goes to "Submit" form)

Then, a list of all our projects, each with a thumbnail logo and a short blurb. That way each one takes up ~two inches of space. The title and thumbnail link to that event's individual page.

I'm thinking:




Small Press Center


(do we do anything else? I can't keep track anymore).