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

Title Call Typesort descending Deadline Type Deadline Posted on
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial Fixed 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
(dis)comfort zones: Underrepresentation and Invisibility in the Institution Exhibitions Fixed 09/01/2018 06/20/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 09/01/2018 08/01/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
Title Call Typesort descending Deadline Posted on
Red Bull Arts Detroit Visiting Writer Fellowship Awards, Grants, Fellowships 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 09/01/2018 07/15/2018
14th International Drawing Annual: $2000 in Cash Awards — $1200 First Place Awards, Grants, Fellowships 12/31/2018 08/15/2018
Narratives of Displacement: CALL TO COMMUNITY LEADERS/ ORGANIZATIONS/ ARTISTS/ PERFORMERS Collaborators 10/22/2018 07/24/2018
Call for Collaborators: The Currency of Social Structure (Community In Practice) Collaborators 12/31/2018 10/16/2017
"FROM VICTIMS TO SURVIVORS" VIGIL HOMAGE TO DOMESTIC ABUSE SURVIVORS AND THOSE WE HAVE LOST - CALL FOR POETS, WRITERS, SONGWRITERS AND TESTIMONIALS Collaborators 09/15/2018 08/17/2018
Mc Creative co looking for artist and artist assistant Collaborators 09/14/2018 06/16/2018
Seeking young director early in their career for play staging in September Collaborators 09/15/2018 06/17/2018
State Matters seeks artists+makers across disciplines to join Creative Collective Collaborators 10/04/2018 07/06/2018
Creative writers wanted Collaborators 10/07/2018 07/09/2018
Call for Proposals | International Performing Arts Conference | Austria | December 2018 Conferences and Symposia 12/21/2018 03/28/2018
Win $200 by Sharing a Memory | Calling All Writers and Artists Contests 12/31/2020 08/11/2018
"Autumn" International Call for Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline August 31, 2018 Contests 08/31/2018 07/05/2018
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
SOIL & DIRT: An Exploration of Two Worldly Aspects | $2500 CASH AWARD POTENTIAL!! Exhibitions 09/02/2018 07/20/2018
ANIMALIS: An International Exhibit of Works Exploring the Real or Imagined Animal in Art | $2500 CASH AWARD POTENTIAL!! Exhibitions 09/04/2018 07/20/2018
Narratives of Displacement: CALL TO COMMUNITY LEADERS/ ORGANIZATIONS/ ARTISTS/ PERFORMERS Exhibitions 10/25/2018 07/27/2018
CALL FOR ART Third Shifters: Art That Comes Alive at Night Exhibitions 09/26/2018 08/01/2018
Roman Susan | Open Project Proposals Exhibitions 01/01/2019 01/20/2017
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions 09/01/2018 08/01/2018

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