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 descending
Small Works - Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 05/26/2017 04/18/2017
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"For Me / For You" Project: Looking for Submissions for long term, submissions-based performance project Other Calls 01/01/2018 07/27/2014
Figure Drawing Drop in Sessions at the Oak Park Art League Other Calls 12/31/2017 01/14/2015
WANTED: Illustrators for 826CHI (Wicker Park) Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/15/2017 01/29/2015
Get Out the Box Collaborators 07/01/2017 05/13/2015
The Free Art Machine Call for Artists Public Art 06/06/2020 05/26/2015
Male Musical Theater Dancers Needed Auditions 01/01/2020 08/05/2015
Male Comedian/Actor to Play Rabbi at Live Events Auditions 01/01/2020 08/05/2015
Choreographer | Dance Academy Instructors & Curriculum Designers Other Calls 11/29/2017 08/31/2015
Call for 2-D Art Submissions | Insert Shot Curatorial 11/01/2017 11/05/2015
Orland Park Public Library - Call for Artists Exhibitions 01/01/2018 11/30/2015
Become a Resident Company at Collaboraction Studios Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/31/2017 03/10/2016
Orland Park Public Library - Seeking Collections for Display Cases Exhibitions 01/01/2018 04/11/2016
Call for Submissions: Dittmar Memorial Gallery's 2017-2018 Exhibition Season Exhibitions 05/01/2017 05/18/2016
Threadless' Artist Shops are the perfect tool for selling your art online. Other Calls 12/31/2020 06/01/2016
Call For Proposals - HotHouse at the Alhambra Palace Restaurant Curatorial 11/30/2017 08/02/2016
Open Call: Urban Mystery Skool Micro-Residency/ Wellness Immersive Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 11/12/2018 08/14/2016
Open call 2017 Residency and retreat in Italy Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 11/30/2017 08/23/2016
Creative Writing Fellowship - Win $5,000 and Continued Funding as a Fellow! Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/28/2017 09/22/2016
ADUNANZA INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION IN MILAN Expos, Fairs, Festivals 10/15/2017 10/03/2016
Calling Actors, Directors and Playwrights for a Solo Performance Lab Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 10/10/2017 10/07/2016

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