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 2015 - 2016 Fiscal Year, CAR was visited 1,789,806 times, with 1,255,298 unique sessions. CAR has 13,017 Facebook fans and 5,561 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 consider donating based on the following suggestions:

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Top Opportunities

Title Call Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Wedge Projects Seeks Collaborators for "Sound Insinuation Assembly" Collaborators Fixed 06/03/2017 04/26/2017
Small Works - Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 05/26/2017 04/18/2017
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Chicago Children's Museum is looking for Performing Arts Partners! (organization and individuals) Other Calls 01/01/2018 05/24/2017
"Science Inspires Art: OCEAN" exhibition at NYC museum Exhibitions 07/23/2017 05/24/2017
"OPEN EYES" Exhibition Exhibitions 06/18/2017 05/24/2017
UNKNOWN - Dance film seeks contemporary movers Auditions 06/11/2017 05/24/2017
Local Goods Chicago New Markets featuring Jewelry or Vintage Inspired Expos, Fairs, Festivals 11/12/2017 05/24/2017
Open Call for Billboard Proposals Public Art 06/04/2017 05/23/2017
The Big Picture Collective Art Project Exhibitions 08/21/2018 05/23/2017
Call for Entries - Women Artists Exhibitions 07/28/2017 05/23/2017
2nd Fridays in Pilsen - "Show and Tell" at Simantikos! Exhibitions 06/03/2017 05/23/2017
Call for Artists - The "Natural World" International Art Competition Contests 06/26/2017 05/23/2017
History of the Chess Queen (or the Advent of Feminine Power) Exhibitions 06/09/2017 05/23/2017
Exhibition Opportunity - Lincoln Park - Solo Show - Install at the end of June Exhibitions 08/21/2017 05/23/2017
Contemporary Art Gallery Online Announces an International Call for Artists to Participate in the 2017 “ALL Animals” Art Competition & Exhibition Contests 06/18/2017 05/23/2017
Open Call Bucharest International Dance Film Festival #3 Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/30/2017 05/23/2017
Summer residency 2017: public events & summer course catalog Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/31/2017 05/22/2017
Seeking Artists for Company Wall Space Exhibitions 07/01/2017 05/22/2017
Summer Pop-Up Shows in Chicago! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/17/2017 05/22/2017
Water | International Photography Call for Entry Exhibitions 06/28/2017 05/22/2017
ART FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: We are Enough Exhibitions 08/20/2017 05/22/2017
CONTEXT MIAMI ART FAIR 2017 Open Call Exhibitions 08/20/2017 05/22/2017

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