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 Deadlinesort descending Posted on
Small Works - Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 05/26/2017 04/18/2017
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Call For Artists Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/25/2017 10/29/2016
Call for Artists: 2nd Annual "Animal Kingdom" International Art Competition Contests 04/26/2017 03/21/2017
CALL FOR ENTRY: East Meets West Juried Art Exhibition Exhibitions 04/26/2017 02/04/2017
Call for Papers/Exhibitions: CICA New Media Art Conference 2017 Conferences and Symposia 04/26/2017 04/12/2017
Photography as Response | INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRY Exhibitions 04/26/2017 03/14/2017
Healing Publication Collaborators 04/26/2017 04/15/2017
Call for Art - Theme “Landscapes” Online Art Competition Contests 04/27/2017 03/24/2017
PSA for LGBTQ Latino Youth Auditions 04/27/2017 04/19/2017
OPEN CALL: ISO & Rainbows Exhibitions 04/27/2017 04/02/2017
House Team Auditions - Improv Playhouse Auditions 04/27/2017 04/17/2017
“Flora & Fauna” National Juried Exhibition Exhibitions 04/27/2017 12/13/2016
Creative Writing Fellowship - Win $5,000 and Continued Funding as a Fellow! Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/28/2017 09/22/2016
Mandala Summer Series Audition Auditions 04/28/2017 04/24/2017
International Photography Annual 6: $2000 in Cash Awards! Exhibitions 04/28/2017 04/05/2017
Women who sing - audition for 21st Century Chorale! Auditions 04/28/2017 04/12/2017
RFQ-Rock Valley College, Rockford Public Art 04/28/2017 03/20/2017
Dress Like a Superhero! Call for artist/vendors April 29th Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/28/2017 04/18/2017
"Father"- Call for Work Exhibitions 04/29/2017 01/11/2017
In Care Of The White House (call for participation) Other Calls 04/29/2017 02/05/2017
Festival of the Arts 2017 Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/30/2017 12/19/2016


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