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 Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 08/31/2017 08/02/2017
Marketing and Events Internship for Public Art Organization | Green Star Movement Public Art Fixed 08/31/2017 07/18/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
H2O Exhibitions 09/08/2017 08/20/2017
MANIFEST Regional Showcase: ILLINOIS Exhibitions 10/04/2017 08/18/2017
Actors Needed for The Make Ready: A Reading Series Auditions 08/23/2017 08/18/2017
The Canvas Project Public Art 12/22/2017 08/18/2017
Pumped up: The Art of Wheels, Rigs and Hogs Exhibitions 03/01/2018 08/17/2017
RECLAIM Exhibitions 10/07/2017 08/17/2017
West Pullman Park Cultural Center's Savanna Project Call for Proposals Public Art 09/11/2017 08/17/2017
INTERSECTION: Art + Word - OPEN CALL exhibit at the Oak Park Art League Exhibitions 09/06/2017 08/17/2017
Studio Break Pro Competition--Solo Exhibition--2 Week Residency Prize Contests 09/01/2017 08/17/2017
"Monochrome: Orange" Call for Work Exhibitions 09/17/2017 08/16/2017
PLAYA Artist Residency Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 09/01/2017 08/16/2017
OPEN CALL FOR RADICAL CREATIVES Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 01/15/2018 08/16/2017
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 10/15/2017 08/16/2017
Male dancer audition Auditions 09/10/2017 08/16/2017
Between the Seams Exhibitions 11/03/2017 08/15/2017
Call for proposals Exhibitions 10/31/2017 08/14/2017
ART FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: We Are Enough - Body Image vs. Body Attitudes - Submission Deadline: AUGUST 24 Exhibitions 08/25/2017 08/14/2017
Sri Lankan/South Asian Artists for Amnesty International and AOA Collaborators 10/01/2017 08/14/2017
Seeking professional guest couple for Nutcracker performances Other Calls 09/30/2017 08/13/2017
Heel Over Head - A monthly physical variety show seeks performers/acts Other Calls 09/04/2017 08/13/2017


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