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 Deadlinesort descending Posted on
RFP: DuPage Children’s Museum Artist-in-Residence Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges Fixed 03/30/2018 02/15/2018
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships Fixed 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
Lucid Film Fest Expos, Fairs, Festivals Fixed 04/20/2018 03/13/2018
Title Call Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
Enter Text - Residency program for writers & text-based artists, Fall 2018 in Finland Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/22/2018 02/15/2018
eco-ART: The Art of Human Interaction with the Environment Exhibitions 03/23/2018 03/05/2018
PROJECT L Exhibitions 03/23/2018 03/13/2018
TAC Impromptu Invitational April 2018 Exhibitions 03/23/2018 03/19/2018
Auditions Announced for 'The Princess Without Pots' Auditions 03/23/2018 03/08/2018
2018 Byrdcliffe Artist Residency & Fellowship for Visual Artists Affected by Natural Disasters Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/23/2018 03/12/2018
"The Big Black Box" Serial - OPEN AUDITIONS Auditions 03/24/2018 02/25/2018
Call For: Nude Male Models Other Calls 03/25/2018 02/21/2018
No Commission: 2nd Annual Seeds Center Art Fundraiser at Hummingbird Studios Exhibitions 03/25/2018 01/27/2018
The Evolving Landscape of Photography Publishing with Michael Itkoff Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/25/2018 02/16/2018
*NEW Cover Band w/ Social Progressive Aim [musicians needed] Collaborators 03/26/2018 02/11/2018
14th Annual RITES OF PASSAGE | National Emerging Artists Exhibition Exhibitions 03/26/2018 02/01/2018
2018 Studio Fellowship: Call for Applications Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/26/2018 03/14/2018
The Edge of Excess II Exhibitions 03/26/2018 01/20/2018
Call for Art: Land and Sea Exhibitions 03/26/2018 01/23/2018
Front of House Staff Other Calls 03/26/2018 12/26/2017
Wretched Nobles Film/Video Series: Open Call for Entries: The Selfie & Narcissus Exhibitions 03/27/2018 12/21/2017
Call for Dancers Auditions 03/27/2018 03/06/2018
Black & White Photography Call for Entry | Open Internationally Exhibitions 03/28/2018 02/26/2018
14th Annual MAGNITUDE SEVEN - International Call for Small Works Exhibitions 03/28/2018 02/01/2018


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