Calls for Artists

Since launching in 2005, Chicago Artists Resource has been committed to sustaining vibrant and accessible artistic communities through our online platform. In the 2016 - 2017 Fiscal Year, CAR was visited 1,789,806 times, with 1,255,298 unique sessions. CAR has 13,491 Facebook fans and 5,977 Twitter followers. Every job posting, call for artists, and event posting reaches nearly 80,000 users each month in the vibrant artistic community of the Chicago region and nationally. If you are making a post today, we ask that you donate the following suggested amounts. Featured Listings are posted above the general listings and featured on every page.

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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
Mural Arts Program Internship | Green Star Movement Public Art Fixed 02/23/2018 01/15/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 01/31/2018 01/01/2018
Murals for The Annex | Hotel Chicago Public Art Fixed 01/31/2018 12/12/2017
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
ARTifact: 33.3 - National Juried Call for Record Cover Art Exhibitions 01/21/2018 01/15/2018
THE Class for Artists Other Calls 02/10/2018 01/15/2018
Mural Arts Program Internship | Green Star Movement Public Art 02/23/2018 01/15/2018
FREE Neo-Commedia Workshops in Advance of Casting Auditions 04/01/2018 01/15/2018
Have your pop up art show at Rogers Park Art Gallery. Other Calls 03/31/2018 01/15/2018
Lillstreet’s Rooftop Gallery 2018 Call for Proposals Exhibitions 02/01/2018 01/15/2018
Nasty Brutish & Short: March 12, 2018 Puppet Cabaret Expos, Fairs, Festivals 02/05/2018 01/15/2018
Actors / Storytellers Needed to Lead Tours Auditions 06/30/2018 01/15/2018
Art Biologic Exhibitions 02/28/2018 01/14/2018
Fierce and Frail: Of Beings, Beasts, and Seed Exhibitions 02/10/2018 01/13/2018
OPEN CALL 2018 Summer Artist Residency Program chaNorth, Chashama Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/04/2018 01/12/2018
Multitude Residency at The Overlook Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 02/02/2018 01/12/2018
Portrait: Image and Identity Contests 02/07/2018 01/12/2018
INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITIES for Professional & Aspiring-Professional Dancers Auditions 01/21/2018 01/12/2018
City of Elgin 2018 Call for Public Art Public Art 03/01/2018 01/12/2018
INVESTIGATING IDENTITY, the 2018 Kreft Juried National Exhibition Exhibitions 02/02/2018 01/12/2018
Art For Social Change: SANCTUARY National Exhibition of Postcard Art Exhibitions 03/31/2018 01/12/2018
"Cause/Effect" Call for Work Curatorial 04/16/2018 01/11/2018
"Line Work" Call for Art Curatorial 05/14/2018 01/11/2018
Spring Artist-Intern Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/05/2018 01/11/2018


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