Calls for Artists

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Title Call Type Deadline Posted on
Live! 2017, Call for Performance and New Media Artists, 8th Edition Public Art 06/30/2017 03/24/2017
Call for Art - Theme “Landscapes” Online Art Competition Contests 04/27/2017 03/24/2017
Ardent Dance Company Auditions Auditions 03/26/2017 03/23/2017
COLLABORACTION Now Accepting Submissions for the Second Annual PEACEBOOK Festival Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/15/2017 03/23/2017
Casting an Drag Performer for a Short Film!- Sawbuck Productions Auditions 06/27/2017 03/23/2017
Casting an Older Actress for a Short Film!- Sawbuck Productions Auditions 06/27/2017 03/23/2017
Call for Applications: MacDowell seeks applications for the Fall 2017 residency season. Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/15/2017 03/23/2017
Casting Call - Short Film - "Dad's Guns" Auditions 03/27/2017 03/22/2017
ONE: JURIED EMERGING ARTIST EXHIBIT Exhibitions 05/05/2017 03/22/2017
Automobiles, Motorcycle and Tattoo Culture Exhibitions 12/03/2017 03/22/2017
Great American Sport Heros Exhibitions 08/30/2017 03/22/2017
Contemporary Art Gallery Online Announces an International Call for Artists to Participate in the 2017 “ALL Botanicals” Art Competition & Exhibition Contests 04/23/2017 03/22/2017
CALL FOR ENTRIES: Midwest Juried Exhibition: Elevating Nature Exhibitions 03/31/2017 03/22/2017
Call for Artists: 2nd Annual "Animal Kingdom" International Art Competition Contests 04/26/2017 03/21/2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS / Perspective: In Depth Exhibitions 06/15/2017 03/21/2017
Call For Entry: Tell Me A Story Exhibitions 04/24/2017 03/21/2017
Seeking a couple dancers for small cabaret group Auditions 03/25/2017 03/21/2017
Touring Artist Positions | Urban Gateways Auditions 03/31/2017 03/21/2017
Confusion 3 Part 1 Fundraiser CALL FOR VENDORS! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 03/26/2017 03/20/2017
CALL FOR VIDEO ARTISTS: #PostReality Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/04/2017 03/20/2017


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