Calls for Artists

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Top Opportunities

Title Call Type Deadline Posted on
Exhibition Opportunity - Lincoln Park - Solo Show - Install at the end of June Exhibitions 08/21/2017 05/23/2017
Contemporary Art Gallery Online Announces an International Call for Artists to Participate in the 2017 “ALL Animals” Art Competition & Exhibition Contests 06/18/2017 05/23/2017
Open Call Bucharest International Dance Film Festival #3 Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/30/2017 05/23/2017
Summer residency 2017: public events & summer course catalog Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/31/2017 05/22/2017
Seeking Artists for Company Wall Space Exhibitions 07/01/2017 05/22/2017
Summer Pop-Up Shows in Chicago! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/17/2017 05/22/2017
Water | International Photography Call for Entry Exhibitions 06/28/2017 05/22/2017
ART FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: We are Enough Exhibitions 08/20/2017 05/22/2017
CONTEXT MIAMI ART FAIR 2017 Open Call Exhibitions 08/20/2017 05/22/2017
Central Street Mural Project Public Art 06/19/2017 05/22/2017
BlueCat Screenplay Competition: 1 WEEK TO REGULAR DEADLINE: JUNE 1ST Contests 06/26/2017 05/22/2017
Home Exhibitions 08/01/2017 05/21/2017
Call for Artists 10th Annual Governors Island Art Fair - New York’s Largest Independent Exhibition Exhibitions 06/16/2017 05/19/2017
Artist Applications for the Lincoln Square Art Walk are NOW OPEN! Exhibitions 07/14/2017 05/19/2017
Call for Live Artmakers: Chicago Riverwalk Summer 2017 Exhibitions 08/31/2017 05/18/2017
mo-men-tum Exhibitions 07/22/2017 05/18/2017
Lab.8 art contest Contests 08/16/2017 05/18/2017
Garfield Park Conservatory Artist in Residence Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 07/10/2017 05/18/2017
Artist Spotlight Solo Art Competition Contests 07/08/2017 05/17/2017
Gallery looking for artists. Other Calls 08/15/2017 05/17/2017


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