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
$5,000 in Cash Prizes - Dave Bown Projects - 15th Semiannual Competition Exhibitions Fixed 12/16/2017 10/21/2017
StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 11/01/2017 10/10/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Call for Submissions - Dance and Movement Films Other Calls 01/20/2018 10/22/2017
Nasty, Brutish and Short: a puppet cabaret Auditions 11/15/2017 10/21/2017
Women Artists International Art Competition Contests 12/20/2017 10/21/2017
Seasons International Art Competition Contests 11/26/2017 10/21/2017
In & Around - Vessels and Jewelry Exhibitions 03/18/2018 10/21/2017
Biomimicry - re-defining nature through art Exhibitions 02/02/2018 10/21/2017
Hygge - Creating Sanctuary Exhibitions 12/02/2017 10/21/2017
The Holiday Craft Fair That Ate Wicker Park - Accepting Late Applications Expos, Fairs, Festivals 10/27/2017 10/21/2017
St Charles Arts Council Winter Pop-Up Art Gallery at Pheasant Run. Exhibitions 11/10/2017 10/21/2017
$5,000 in Cash Prizes - Dave Bown Projects - 15th Semiannual Competition Exhibitions 12/16/2017 10/21/2017
Artwork wanted for weekly on-line auction (Chicagoland area) Exhibitions 11/27/2017 10/19/2017
Art Jameel Commissions: Sculpture Contests 11/21/2017 10/19/2017
Call for entries: Back to Basics residency program in Finland, Summer 2018 Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 12/13/2017 10/19/2017
Call for Art Inspired by Themes of Sustainability Exhibitions 01/16/2018 10/18/2017
State of the Art Exhibitions 11/15/2017 10/18/2017
Need Artists for ArtShow! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 10/31/2018 10/18/2017
Accompanists needed for event Collaborators 01/16/2018 10/18/2017
TAC Small Works Show Exhibitions 11/01/2017 10/18/2017
35mm Slide Show Exhibitions 01/16/2018 10/18/2017


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