Calls for Artists

Since launching in 2005, Chicago Artists Resource has been committed to sustaining vibrant and accessible artistic communities through our online platform. In the 2016 - 2017 Fiscal Year, CAR was visited 1,789,806 times, with 1,255,298 unique sessions. CAR has 13,491 Facebook fans and 5,977 Twitter followers. Every job posting, call for artists, and event posting reaches nearly 80,000 users each month in the vibrant artistic community of the Chicago region and nationally. If you are making a post today, we ask that you donate the following suggested amounts. Featured Listings are posted above the general listings and featured on every page.

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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

Title Call Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships Fixed 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
A Call to Origins: Art Residency, Exhibition, and Symposium in Sardinia Island, Italy Exhibitions 04/21/2018 03/21/2018
Call for submissions to The Sick Muse zine Writing 04/15/2018 03/21/2018
Call for submissions: how do you build utopia? Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/20/2018 03/21/2018
HACKED: Art About or Achieved Through Re-Use | $2,500 Cash Award Potential! Exhibitions 05/09/2018 03/19/2018
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
2018 Segway Tour Guide Open Positions Auditions 06/16/2018 03/18/2018
Mana Contemporary Body + Camera Festival 2018 | Call for Entries Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/21/2018 03/16/2018
Call for Applications: Fall 2018 Residencies Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/16/2018 03/15/2018
Actors for Les Innocents/The Innocents Auditions 04/08/2018 03/12/2018
Palaver Journal Seeks Submissions Writing 09/14/2018 03/08/2018
Actors / Storytellers Needed to Lead Tours Auditions 06/30/2018 03/07/2018
Call for Submissions to Literary Magazine Writing 04/06/2018 03/07/2018
Now Accepting Proposals for Workshops and Educators Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/31/2018 03/06/2018
“Black” International Call For Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline April 30, 2018 Contests 04/30/2018 03/05/2018
Art Institute of Chicago Block Party – Call for Artists Other Calls 03/31/2018 03/05/2018
printmaking / risograph scholarship opportunity! Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/01/2018 03/03/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
Cunningham Commission for Youth Theatre | The Theatre School at DePaul University Writing 04/16/2018 02/27/2018
Protest Magazine Call for Submissions: Fiction Writers & Story Tellers Writing 06/01/2018 02/25/2018


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