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
Murals for The Annex | Hotel Chicago Public Art Fixed 01/31/2018 12/12/2017
StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 12/31/2017 12/10/2017
$5,000 in Cash Prizes - Dave Bown Projects - 15th Semiannual Competition Exhibitions Fixed 12/16/2017 10/21/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Casting Call for CHEETAH & THE DEATHGOERS Auditions 01/01/2018 12/12/2017
Scapi Magazine Advertising Sales Other Calls 03/12/2018 12/12/2017
Murals for The Annex | Hotel Chicago Public Art 01/31/2018 12/12/2017
Non-Equity Stage Manager - F.I.E.R.C.E. Theatre Collective Collaborators 03/01/2018 12/12/2017
Scenic, Costume, Lighting, Sound, Props Designers - F.I.E.R.C.E. Theatre Collective Collaborators 03/01/2018 12/12/2017
Call for Artists - 3rd "Artist Spotlight" Solo Art Competition Contests 01/20/2018 12/12/2017
Northbrook Theatre Call for Male Understudy Auditions 12/20/2017 12/12/2017
DECKED OUT sk8deck art show Exhibitions 09/01/2018 12/12/2017
SPIN IT 2nd Annual 12" Vinyl Record Exhibition Exhibitions 04/28/2018 12/12/2017
ART DIARIES 2018 Exhibitions 01/12/2018 12/12/2017
Director | Marquee Youth Stage Other Calls 09/30/2019 12/12/2017
Call for Dancers | Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre Auditions 01/19/2018 12/11/2017
Floral Exhibitions 12/15/2017 12/11/2017
The Hopper Prize – grants for visual artists Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/15/2018 12/11/2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY LANGUAGE Exhibitions 01/11/2018 12/11/2017
New Poetics of Labor Open Call Exhibitions 01/26/2018 12/10/2017
Black and White: 2018 Contests 01/10/2018 12/10/2017
StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists Exhibitions 12/31/2017 12/10/2017
ARTifact: 33.3 - National Juried Call for Record Cover Art Exhibitions 01/21/2018 12/10/2017
Chicago-based Matador Review seeks Spring 2018 submissions Public Art 02/28/2018 12/09/2017


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