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
Red Bull Arts Detroit Artist Residency Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges Fixed 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial Fixed 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
The State of Our Shared Land Exhibitions Fixed 08/25/2018 08/10/2018
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
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 09/01/2018 08/01/2018
Title Call Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
The Big Picture Collective Art Project Exhibitions 08/21/2018 05/23/2017
FRESCO Art Award Awards, Grants, Fellowships 08/22/2018 05/29/2018
Call for Entry: State of Our Shared Land Exhibitions 08/24/2018 08/01/2018
Red Bull Arts Detroit Artist Residency Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
Red Bull Arts Detroit Curatorial Fellowship Curatorial 08/24/2018 07/31/2018
Auditions: Runner-Dancer Needed Auditions 08/24/2018 06/28/2018
Cabinet of Curiosities Exhibitions 08/25/2018 06/23/2018
"Re:Pop VI" Call for Work Exhibitions 08/25/2018 02/11/2018
The State of Our Shared Land Exhibitions 08/25/2018 08/10/2018
3rd Annual Waterscapes Art Competition Contests 08/27/2018 07/13/2018
Call to Artists and Furniture Designers: "That Will Look Good Above the Couch." Exhibitions 08/28/2018 07/22/2018
Call for Art – “Open” (No Theme) Online Art Competition Exhibitions 08/28/2018 07/17/2018
Calling all women and non-binary artists and vendors Exhibitions 08/30/2018 04/25/2018
Looking for Installation and Visual Artists!! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 08/31/2018 05/07/2018
The Matador Review seeks Fall 2018 submissions Other Calls 08/31/2018 07/03/2018
A Show of Heads Exhibitions 08/31/2018 07/05/2018
CALL FOR ARTISTS at The 7th Annual Hooked on Art-Live Street Art Festival Public Art 08/31/2018 03/09/2018
"Autumn" International Call for Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline August 31, 2018 Contests 08/31/2018 07/05/2018
Artist Residency in Upstate NY Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/31/2018 06/14/2018
Call for Public Art: Olive-Harvey College Public Art Project, Chicago Public Art 08/31/2018 07/18/2018


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