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 11/30/2017 11/05/2017
$5,000 in Cash Prizes - Dave Bown Projects - 15th Semiannual Competition Exhibitions Fixed 12/16/2017 10/21/2017
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Applicants: Solo Performance Lab Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 02/16/2018 11/18/2017
Artwork wanted for weekly on-line auction (Chicagoland area) Exhibitions 12/31/2017 11/17/2017
ArquetopiaSUMMER 2018 Special 3-in-1 International Summer Academic Program. June/July 2018. Arquetopia. Puebla, Mexico Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/04/2017 11/17/2017
Showcase Art Exhibition Residency. Spring & Summer Sessions 2018. Arquetopia. Puebla, Mexico Exhibitions 12/04/2017 11/17/2017
Showcase Art Exhibition Residency. Spring & Summer Sessions 2018. Arquetopia. Puebla, Mexico Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/04/2017 11/17/2017
Midsummer Festival of the Arts Expos, Fairs, Festivals 02/28/2018 11/17/2017
Call for Artists: "Passion & Vision: The Skills of Youth" art exhibit Exhibitions 12/11/2017 11/16/2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS: Contemporary Clay 2018 Exhibitions 02/01/2018 11/16/2017
Night Out in the Parks Call for Proposals Other Calls 12/11/2017 11/16/2017
Art Jameel Commissions: Sculpture Contests 11/23/2017 11/16/2017
Call for Art at Trapdoor theater Exhibitions 11/21/2017 11/16/2017
Call for Female Storytellers Writing 01/31/2018 11/16/2017
Inter-Portrait Show Exhibitions 11/28/2018 11/16/2017
95th Annual All-Media Exhibition Exhibitions 11/23/2017 11/16/2017
Auditions--The Mystery of Edwin Drood Auditions 11/29/2017 11/14/2017
Jackson Junge Gallery Call for Artisans - Holiday Gift Market Expos, Fairs, Festivals 11/27/2017 11/14/2017
Links Hall CoMISSION Residencies, March-May 2018 and March-May 2019 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/11/2017 11/14/2017
Links Hall CoMISSION Summer Intensives Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/12/2017 11/14/2017
Choir audition Auditions 12/18/2017 11/14/2017
Actors/Musicians for Devised Piece Auditions 12/02/2017 11/14/2017


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