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 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

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StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 09/30/2017 09/06/2017
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“Contemporary Art Gallery Online Announces an International Call for Artists to Participate in the Fourth Annual “ALL Abstraction” Art Competition & Exhibition. Contests 10/08/2017 09/19/2017
Call for Artwork for Green Eye Lounge! Exhibitions 12/18/2017 09/19/2017
Hang your work at Handlebar! Exhibitions 10/02/2017 09/19/2017
Call for Dancers Auditions 10/07/2017 09/19/2017
CALL: Residency program in Budapest, Hungary in December 2017 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 10/01/2017 09/19/2017
The Peace Project’s 7th International Call for Artists is NOW OPEN! Exhibitions 10/12/2017 09/18/2017
AUDITION 2018 SEASON - ALLUVION DANCE CHICAGO Auditions 10/20/2017 09/18/2017
AnySquared's StreetView (Window) Exhibitions Exhibitions 09/30/2017 09/18/2017
Playwrights Wanted Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/01/2017 09/18/2017
Call For Exhibition Proposals Exhibitions 10/09/2017 09/18/2017
Call for submissions: Research Project #14 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 10/10/2017 09/18/2017
Living Lakes Singer Wanted Auditions 12/23/2017 09/17/2017
Call for Submissions Extended Exhibitions 10/01/2017 09/16/2017
National Call for Artists - All mediums - artwork with stories & secrets needed Exhibitions 10/14/2017 09/16/2017
Full Spectrum Features seeking BACKGROUND EXTRAS Auditions 09/26/2017 09/14/2017
Call for Musicians! Accompany a Variety show! Paid event, Oct 2nd Other Calls 09/30/2017 09/14/2017
Seeking Equity Director For Chicago Musical (Winner, Best New Work, 2016, Broadway World Chicago) Collaborators 12/13/2017 09/14/2017
NON:op Open Opera Works is seeking performers for performances on November 10-11 Auditions 10/02/2017 09/14/2017
OPEN CALL Online Pub: Visual/Literary Explorations of Home Other Calls 10/15/2017 09/14/2017
Field Work: Shadow and Light Exhibitions 10/10/2017 09/14/2017


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