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
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Call for Artists-Bucktown Gallery's Chi-Town 12x12" Holiday Showcase group show Exhibitions 11/27/2017 11/04/2017
$500 Grant for Visual Artists Awards, Grants, Fellowships 01/15/2018 11/04/2017
Casting Actors for Fifty Shades of Shakespeare Auditions 11/19/2017 11/04/2017
“Portraits” International Call For Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline December 31, 2017 Contests 12/31/2017 11/04/2017
Faces of the World Contests 12/31/2017 11/03/2017
Jingle Cats Exhibitions 11/30/2017 11/03/2017
VisArts 2018 Emerging Curator Program Exhibitions 12/15/2017 11/02/2017
New Albany Park Cafe/Bar Looking for Local Artist Public Art 01/31/2018 11/02/2017
LENS 2018 Exhibitions 01/15/2018 11/02/2017
Lakeview Cafe Seeking musicians Other Calls 01/31/2018 11/02/2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS: Market & Exhibition 12/15 Exhibitions 12/15/2017 11/01/2017
Deeply Rooted Dance Theater Seeking Choreographers for 7th Annual Emerging Choreographers Showcase Auditions 01/15/2018 11/01/2017
Q-FEST Juried Arts Festival in Quincy, Illinois Expos, Fairs, Festivals 01/29/2018 10/31/2017
ARTifact: 33-1/3 National Juried Exhibition for Record Cover Art Exhibitions 01/21/2018 10/30/2017
IT'S LIQUID International Contest Contests 12/01/2017 10/30/2017
Calling all Improv Artists! Other Calls 12/01/2018 10/28/2017
Auditions for A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE by Tennessee Williams (Black Lead Roles & Diverse Roles) Auditions 11/19/2017 10/27/2017
Architectural Elements Exhibitions 11/20/2017 10/27/2017
Open Call for Art - 13th Annual Emerging Artists Exhibitions 12/23/2017 10/27/2017
Artist in Residence Program! Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 01/23/2018 10/26/2017


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