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
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 06/30/2018 06/01/2018
6th Annual Juried Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 07/15/2018 05/23/2018
NAVS' Art for Animals Contest 2018 Contests Fixed 07/28/2018 05/22/2018
Request for Qualifications: Lakeview Public Art Program Public Art Ongoing 07/01/2018 04/17/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
(dis)comfort zones: Underrepresentation and Invisibility in the Institution Exhibitions 08/01/2018 06/17/2018
Seeking young director early in their career for play staging in September Collaborators 09/15/2018 06/17/2018
#nakedtruth Exhibitions 06/23/2018 06/17/2018
Mc Creative co looking for artist and artist assistant Collaborators 09/14/2018 06/16/2018
Auditions for New American Folk Theatre's World Premiere of SCRAPS Auditions 07/02/2018 06/15/2018
Later Impressions 2018 Exhibitions 07/21/2018 06/15/2018
LATINO ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 09/13/2018 06/15/2018
Casting Call for Short Film Auditions 06/23/2018 06/15/2018
Interfaith Biennial Exhibitions 07/09/2018 06/14/2018
Artist Residency in Upstate NY Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 08/31/2018 06/14/2018
Become a Performing Arts Partner with Chicago Children's Museum! Other Calls 12/31/2018 06/14/2018
Let's talk about art. Collaborators 08/31/2018 06/13/2018
Interiors Exhibitions 08/07/2018 06/13/2018
The Art of Illinois: A Bicentennial Celebration Exhibitions 08/16/2018 06/12/2018
Moving_Image_00:00 Call Out NOW OPEN! Exhibitions 07/01/2018 06/12/2018
Extras for Short Film Other Calls 07/07/2018 06/12/2018
Wretched Nobles: Open Call for Entries: Bon Voyage! Travel Through Lands, Space, and Time Exhibitions 06/26/2018 06/11/2018
Grayscale: A Picture show Contests 07/11/2018 06/11/2018
Filter Photo | we like small things v.2: Open Call for Photo-Based Work Exhibitions 07/08/2018 06/11/2018
Filter Photo | Re/member/construct: Open Call for Photo-Based Work Exhibitions 07/08/2018 06/11/2018


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