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 Deadlinesort descending Posted on
Request for Qualifications: Lakeview Public Art Program Public Art Ongoing 07/01/2018 04/17/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
Title Call Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
First-ever Art Clash Contests 04/30/2018 04/16/2018
7th International Photography Annual | $2,000 in Cash Awards! (Deadline EXTENDED!) Other Calls 04/30/2018 04/03/2018
Artists/Creative Professionals Wanted for Elementary Career Day *unpaid Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/30/2018 04/03/2018
Artist Residency - Visitor Center Artist Camp Sustainable Practices Symposium Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/01/2018 02/03/2018
Studio Coordinator - Ballroom Dance Studio Other Calls 05/01/2018 04/10/2018
Art in Odd Places: BODY 2018 OPEN CALL Public Art 05/01/2018 03/24/2018
Seeking Choreographers! Other Calls 05/04/2018 04/17/2018
Spring Artist-Intern Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/05/2018 01/11/2018
Choreographer Children's Musical Theater Other Calls 05/06/2018 04/17/2018
Awaji Art Circus 2018 Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/06/2018 03/05/2018
CHICAGO DANCEMAKERS FORUM'S GREENHOUSE PROGRAM Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/07/2018 04/23/2018
Immersive Theater of the Senses Workshop and Performance Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/07/2018 04/03/2018
HACKED: Art About or Achieved Through Re-Use | $2,500 Cash Award Potential! Exhibitions 05/09/2018 03/19/2018
Let's get art wasted? Collaborators 05/09/2018 02/08/2018
S.H.E. GALLERY PERFORMANCE ARTS FUNDRAISER - OPEN CALL Collaborators 05/12/2018 04/13/2018
Artist Residencies in Key West Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/15/2018 03/30/2018
2019 Ragdale Residencies Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/15/2018 04/13/2018
CRDT Male Company Dancer Auditions 05/15/2018 04/25/2018
Artist Residency in Pasadena, CA – Call for Proposals Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/15/2018 04/17/2018
Illinois Arts Council Agency Individual Arts Grant program Open Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/15/2018 11/20/2017


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