Calls for Artists

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Search for specific calls for artists by entering keywords and/or choosing from the lists of types, locations, deadline types and disciplines and then clicking "Submit." The default results list all current calls sorted by the date it was posted to the site. CAR will delete any posts that violate an artist's or organization's copyright.

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Top Opportunities

Titlesort descending Call Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted on
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships Fixed 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
Lucid Film Fest Expos, Fairs, Festivals Fixed 04/20/2018 03/13/2018
RFP: DuPage Children’s Museum Artist-in-Residence Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges Fixed 03/30/2018 02/15/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
Titlesort descending Call Type Deadline Posted on
A Call to Origins: Art Residency, Exhibition, and Symposium in Sardinia Island, Italy Exhibitions 04/21/2018 03/21/2018
No Commission: 2nd Annual Seeds Center Art Fundraiser at Hummingbird Studios Exhibitions 03/25/2018 01/27/2018
"Battle of the Bands Exhibit" Call for Work Exhibitions 07/31/2018 02/11/2018
"Cause/Effect" Call for Work Curatorial 04/16/2018 01/11/2018
"Line Work" Call for Art Curatorial 05/14/2018 01/11/2018
"Pictures & Selfies" - Deadline May 1st - Artwork inspired by Music (Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition) Exhibitions 05/01/2018 03/08/2018
"Re:Pop VI" Call for Work Exhibitions 08/25/2018 02/11/2018
"Something Wicked" Call for Work Curatorial 10/01/2018 02/11/2018
"Unidxs" Call for Work Exhibitions 07/01/2018 02/11/2018
#MeToo Exhibitions 04/20/2018 01/11/2018
$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions Deadline: February 28, 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/24/2018 01/24/2018
$500 Grant for Visual Artists Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/15/2018 02/04/2018
12th Annual MASTER PIECES **Cash Award Potential** Exhibitions 05/07/2018 01/31/2018
14th Annual MAGNITUDE SEVEN - International Call for Small Works Exhibitions 03/28/2018 02/01/2018
14th Annual RITES OF PASSAGE | National Emerging Artists Exhibition Exhibitions 03/26/2018 02/01/2018
2017/18 International residencies at c.r.e.t.a. rome in Rome's historical center or in the countryside Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/25/2018 04/20/2017
2018 Residency Program: Call for Applications Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/02/2018 03/14/2018
2018 Studio Fellowship: Call for Applications Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/26/2018 03/14/2018
2018 Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition Exhibitions 04/08/2018 03/04/2018


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