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 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
2017 Annual International Mail-In Art Exhibition Exhibitions 06/03/2017 04/28/2017
LIMITLESS 2017 - Online Exhibition and Competition - $1,000 in Artist Prizes Exhibitions 07/28/2017 04/28/2017
Painting on the Edge 2017 - $2,000 Grand First Place Prize Exhibitions 06/16/2017 04/28/2017
Photography That Matters Awards, Grants, Fellowships 06/15/2017 04/28/2017
Call for Female Storytellers Writing 08/31/2017 04/27/2017
COEXIST Portrait Documentary Auditions 06/26/2017 04/27/2017
GroundWorks DanceTheater Seeks Female Dancer for Full-time Company Position Auditions 05/31/2017 04/26/2017
Ongoing Call For Visual Art To Display In West Town Cafe Exhibitions 08/31/2017 04/26/2017
Artist-in-Residence 2017-2018 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/01/2017 04/26/2017
OFF THE WALL | Video art Exhibitions 06/15/2017 04/26/2017
The Brush Art Gallery & Studios Seeks entries for “Little Black Dress” Quilt Exhibit Exhibitions 06/15/2017 04/26/2017
2017 Acre of Art Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition Public Art 06/01/2017 04/26/2017
Call for Entries from Visual Artists Exhibitions 11/01/2017 04/26/2017
Male dancer needed Other Calls 06/01/2017 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
$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


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