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 ascending
Small Works - Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 05/26/2017 04/18/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
CALL FOR ARTISTS / Perspective: In Depth Exhibitions 06/15/2017 03/21/2017
SEEKING HOST EXHIBITION SPACE Exhibitions 04/30/2017 03/20/2017
Call for Entries: "SHOUT!" Exhibitions 06/12/2017 03/20/2017
RFQ-Rock Valley College, Rockford Public Art 04/28/2017 03/20/2017
Post Trauma: CALL FOR ART Exhibitions 08/31/2017 03/20/2017
Artist Residency Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/01/2017 03/18/2017
Call For Public Art along AV 72 Chicago!! Public Art 06/30/2017 03/17/2017
Public Art League - 2017 Call to Artists Public Art 06/02/2017 03/17/2017
Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/04/2017 03/16/2017
Enter Text - Residency program for poets, writers & text-based artists in Finland, Nov 2017 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/30/2017 03/16/2017
attention SVU fans! Other Calls 06/13/2017 03/15/2017
Call for General & Contest Submissions: Profane Journal Writing 07/31/2017 03/15/2017
hex yeah, WITCHES! Exhibitions 05/20/2017 03/14/2017
Photography as Response | INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRY Exhibitions 04/26/2017 03/14/2017
Brookfield Fine Arts Festival Expos, Fairs, Festivals 08/18/2017 03/14/2017
"The Big Black Box" Serial Auditions 05/04/2017 03/13/2017
Studio 3325 Artist-in-Residence Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/01/2017 03/12/2017
Open Lens VIII Exhibitions 04/30/2017 03/10/2017
Call for artists! One day modern art exhibit. (Chicago) Exhibitions 06/20/2017 03/10/2017
2ND FOTOFILMIC17 SPRING SHORTLIST CALL Exhibitions 05/01/2017 03/09/2017


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