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 Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial Fixed 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Seeking Professional Dancers for Paid Indian & Bollywood Performances Auditions 12/23/2018 08/13/2018
Win $200 by Sharing a Memory | Calling All Writers and Artists Contests 12/31/2020 08/11/2018
Open Call for Applicants: DE-CONSTRUKT [projekts] Winter 2018 Residency Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 09/15/2018 08/10/2018
AUDITION for Aerial Dance Chicago Auditions 09/08/2018 08/09/2018
Call for Applications: MacDowell Colony Winter Spring 2019 Residencies Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 09/15/2018 08/07/2018
Seeking Professional and Pre-Professional Choreographers/Companies for Upcoming Live Music and Dance Festival, HARMONY Expos, Fairs, Festivals 09/15/2018 08/06/2018
Contemporary Dancers Needed Auditions 09/04/2018 08/04/2018
Ruth Page Nutcracker Auditions Auditions 08/26/2018 08/02/2018
Nuts & Bolts: In The Mix Youth Auditions Auditions 09/17/2018 07/31/2018
Body Memory / Duo Movement Workshop with Dénes Döbrei and Heni Varga Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/17/2018 07/31/2018
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
OPEN CALL: NYC October Artist Residency - A Month of Immersive Wellness Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/20/2018 07/30/2018
Green Olive Arts 2019 Residency Seasons Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 09/01/2019 07/29/2018
Narratives of Displacement: CALL TO COMMUNITY LEADERS/ ORGANIZATIONS/ ARTISTS/ PERFORMERS Exhibitions 10/25/2018 07/27/2018
Teaching Artist - Dance Instructor Other Calls 04/01/2019 07/27/2018
Male dancers needed Ballet Legere THE NUTCRACKER Auditions 09/24/2018 07/26/2018
Male dancer for the role of "Drosselmeyer" needed for Ballet Legere THE NUTCRACKER Auditions 09/19/2018 07/26/2018
Audition for Hot Crowd Auditions 08/20/2018 07/25/2018
Narratives of Displacement: CALL TO COMMUNITY LEADERS/ ORGANIZATIONS/ ARTISTS/ PERFORMERS Collaborators 10/22/2018 07/24/2018
SOIL & DIRT: An Exploration of Two Worldly Aspects | $2500 CASH AWARD POTENTIAL!! Exhibitions 09/02/2018 07/20/2018


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