Calls for Artists

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Top Opportunities

Title Call Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted on
Wedge Projects Seeks Collaborators for "Sound Insinuation Assembly" Collaborators Fixed 06/03/2017 04/26/2017
Small Works - Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 05/26/2017 04/18/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted on
Call for Artist: Mural Exhibition Exhibitions 05/20/2017 04/26/2017
Male dancer needed Other Calls 06/01/2017 04/25/2017
Seeking Storytellers Interested in Performance Collaborators 05/07/2017 04/25/2017
Mexican Textiles Instructional Residency: Weaving or Embroidery - May/June/July Sessions 2017 (Fee Reduction) - Arquetopia - Oaxaca, Mexico Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/08/2017 04/25/2017
Calling Chicago Dance Artists to Audition for Bollywood & Indian Dance Instructors and Dancers Auditions 05/07/2017 04/25/2017
ArquetopiaSUMMER 2017 Special 3-in-1 International Summer Residency Program - June/July 2017 (Fee Reduction) - Arquetopia - Puebla, Mexico Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/08/2017 04/25/2017
Short-Term Writers Residency - May/June/July Sessions (Fee Reduction) - Arquetopia - Oaxaca, Mexico Writing 05/08/2017 04/25/2017
Natural Pigments Instructional Residency - May/June/July Sessions 2017 (Fee Reduction) - Arquetopia - Oaxaca, Mexico Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/08/2017 04/25/2017
Podcast looking for Mental Health Art and Stories Other Calls 07/24/2017 04/25/2017
Call for Art - Theme “Animals” Online Art Competition Contests 05/27/2017 04/25/2017
ARTISTS AGES 13-21 NEEDED! Exhibitions 06/01/2017 04/24/2017
Strange Figurations Exhibitions 06/30/2017 04/24/2017
Call for Artists for the Chicago Artist Files Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/22/2017 04/24/2017
THE STREET EXPERIENCE Call for Exhibition │Photographers and Digital Graphic Designers Exhibitions 05/15/2017 04/24/2017
ONE: JURIED EMERGING ARTIST EXHIBIT + AWARDS Exhibitions 05/05/2017 04/24/2017
Open Call for Moving Image Web Magazine and Screening Series Exhibitions 05/18/2017 04/23/2017
$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions Deadline - May 31, 2017 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 06/01/2017 04/23/2017
NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES – 6th Annual Encaustic Exhibition Exhibitions 07/15/2017 04/22/2017
Call for Art - 2nd Annual "Cityscapes" International Art Competition Contests 05/27/2017 04/21/2017
Seeking Artists for Company and Retail Wall Space Exhibitions 06/02/2017 04/21/2017


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