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 Typesort descending Deadline Type Deadline Posted on
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 Typesort descending Deadline Posted on
Actors / Storytellers Needed to Lead Tours Auditions 06/30/2018 03/07/2018
Actors for Les Innocents/The Innocents Auditions 04/08/2018 03/12/2018
2018 Segway Tour Guide Open Positions Auditions 06/16/2018 03/18/2018
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
printmaking / risograph scholarship opportunity! Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/01/2018 03/03/2018
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/22/2018 02/22/2018
Illinois Arts Council Agency Individual Arts Grant program Open Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/15/2018 11/20/2017
Get featured on a creative website! Collaborators 05/09/2018 02/08/2018
Call for Collaborators: The Currency of Social Structure (Community In Practice) Collaborators 12/31/2018 10/16/2017
Hemingway Shorts Contest Contests 04/30/2018 02/13/2018
“Black” International Call For Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline April 30, 2018 Contests 04/30/2018 03/05/2018
HACKED: Art About or Achieved Through Re-Use | $2,500 Cash Award Potential! Exhibitions 05/09/2018 03/19/2018
Gallery Space for Shows & Installations! Exhibitions 06/01/2018 01/23/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
Dangerous Lullabies IV | Call for Artists for Fine Art Exhibition in Historic Mansion Exhibitions 07/01/2018 02/20/2018
Roman Susan | Open Project Proposals Exhibitions 01/01/2019 01/20/2017
Call for submissions to World's Fair 2018 Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/01/2018 02/28/2018
Mana Contemporary Body + Camera Festival 2018 | Call for Entries Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/21/2018 03/16/2018
Inside Sales --- Western European Market Other Calls 04/09/2018 01/09/2018
7th International Photography Annual | $2,000 in Cash Awards! Other Calls 04/01/2018 02/21/2018


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