Calls for Artists

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Search for specific calls for artists by entering keywords and/or choosing from the lists of types, locations, deadline types and disciplines and then clicking "Submit." The default results list all current calls sorted by the date it was posted to the site. CAR will delete any posts that violate an artist's or organization's copyright.

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Top Opportunities

Title Call Type Deadline Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
NAVS' Art for Animals Contest 2018 Contests Fixed 07/28/2018 05/22/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 08/01/2018 07/03/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
(dis)comfort zones: Underrepresentation and Invisibility in the Institution Exhibitions Fixed 09/01/2018 06/20/2018
Title Call Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
Dangerous Lullabies IV - Call for artists to exhibit in historic mansion in October Exhibitions 07/16/2018 02/20/2018
Language of the Voiceless Exhibitions 07/16/2018 06/21/2018
Ensemble Member in Nell Gwynn Auditions 07/16/2018 07/06/2018
New Art Call: "Dreams 2018," an exhibiting and art grant opportunity at Gallery 25N Exhibitions 07/16/2018 05/31/2018
Contemporary Art Gallery Online Announces an International Call for Artists to Participate in the fourth Annual “ALL Abstraction” Competition & Exhibition. Contests 07/16/2018 06/19/2018
Otherworld Theatre Company's 2018/2019 Season Auditions Auditions 07/16/2018 07/02/2018
Seeking Female, Female Identifying and/or Non-Binary performance artists to activate an art installation Collaborators 07/16/2018 07/09/2018
Print your large woodcut with BIG INK at Artists Image Resource, Pittsburg, PA Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 07/17/2018 10/25/2017
Open Call: Disruption | LATITUDE Chicago Exhibitions 07/17/2018 06/19/2018
New Art Call: "Dreams 2018," an exhibiting and art grant opportunity at Gallery 25N Awards, Grants, Fellowships 07/17/2018 06/01/2018
Dancer/Choreographer Seeking Collaboration w/ Filmmaker for Performance Other Calls 07/17/2018 04/18/2018
Need a Face painter ? Expos, Fairs, Festivals 07/18/2018 04/19/2018
Food For Thought Auditions 07/18/2018 07/13/2018
Talent for LOCAL H Music Video Auditions 07/18/2018 07/09/2018
Call for artists: "Chains and Spockets" Exhibitions 07/19/2018 06/26/2018
CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work - Call for Choreography Expos, Fairs, Festivals 07/19/2018 06/10/2018
One day art exhibition - CALL FOR ART. Exhibitions 07/19/2018 07/04/2018
We are looking for artists to showcase, do live painting, and body painting! Exhibitions 07/19/2018 06/28/2018
Male-Identifying Actors Age 30+ Auditions 07/20/2018 04/05/2018
Seeking Performers/Dancers Auditions 07/20/2018 07/05/2018


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