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
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
Title Call Typesort descending Deadline Posted on
Actors / Storytellers Needed to Lead Tours Auditions 06/30/2018 03/07/2018
chicago Degway Tour Guides Needed for 2018 Summer Auditions 05/31/2018 03/02/2018
segway Tour Guides Open Positions for 2018 Auditions 06/01/2018 03/03/2018
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
Illinois Arts Council Agency Individual Arts Grant program Open Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/15/2018 11/20/2017
$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions Deadline: February 28, 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/24/2018 01/24/2018
The Hopper Prize – grants for visual artists Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/15/2018 12/11/2017
WAO Photography Award | Spring Call for Submissions Deadline - April 17, 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/18/2018 03/23/2018
Teacher Training Program | The Glenview School of Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 06/08/2018 03/10/2018
printmaking / risograph scholarship opportunity! Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/01/2018 03/03/2018
ONE: Cleve Carney Art Gallery Annual Emerging Artist Exhibit 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/22/2018 02/28/2018
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/22/2018 02/22/2018
$500 Grant for Visual Artists Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/15/2018 02/04/2018
Let's get art wasted? Collaborators 05/09/2018 02/08/2018
Looking for Animator for short documentary film Collaborators 04/02/2018 01/02/2018
Putting together a small team for restaurant build out Collaborators 03/31/2018 02/18/2018
Art class teachers Collaborators 12/01/2018 08/30/2017
Call for Collaborators: The Currency of Social Structure (Community In Practice) Collaborators 12/31/2018 10/16/2017
Join The Spudnik Press Board of Directors: Seeking Artists & Art Supporters Collaborators 05/08/2018 02/07/2018
Focus: Shadow and Light Contests 04/11/2018 03/09/2018


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