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
Solo Exhibition Celebrating Chicago Performance in the Gold Coast-Production Costs Covered Exhibitions Fixed 06/02/2018 05/22/2018
Harper College Small Works Exhibition Exhibitions Fixed 06/15/2018 05/15/2018
CALL FOR ARTISTS: The Other Art Fair Chicago (28-30 September) Expos, Fairs, Festivals Fixed 06/15/2018 05/14/2018
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
Calling all women and non-binary artists and vendors Exhibitions 08/30/2018 04/25/2018
Artist Residency Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/31/2018 04/24/2018
Call for artists for ongoing performance series - New site visit dates Exhibitions 07/23/2018 04/24/2018
Magazine for Women of Color Looks for Written Work on Incarcerated Women Writing 05/31/2018 04/24/2018
#nakedtruth Exhibitions 06/01/2018 04/23/2018
9th International Painting Annual: A Juried Publication of Works of Recent Contemporary Painting 
 Other Calls 06/30/2018 04/23/2018
Call for Art - Theme “Landscapes” Online Art Competition Exhibitions 05/27/2018 04/23/2018
Cones & Rods Exhibitions 06/10/2018 04/23/2018
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 06/01/2018 04/22/2018
DLD Professional Company Auditions Auditions 06/24/2018 04/22/2018
3rd Annual Cityscapes Art Competition Exhibitions 05/27/2018 04/20/2018
Propeller Fund 2018 Applications Now Open - Deadline July 1, 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 07/02/2018 04/20/2018
CALL FOR FEMALE ARTISTS: The F Word Exhibition Exhibitions 06/02/2018 04/20/2018
TEXTUALITY: An International Exhibit Exploring Works Which Incorporate Text or Letter Forms Exhibitions 06/13/2018 04/20/2018
NUDE: 10th Annual International Competitive Exhibit Exploring the Uncovered Human Form in Current Art Exhibitions 06/12/2018 04/20/2018
Juneteenth-- A Day to Remember Exhibitions 06/01/2018 04/20/2018
Need a Face painter ? Expos, Fairs, Festivals 07/18/2018 04/19/2018
Dancer/Choreographer Seeking Collaboration w/ Filmmaker for Performance Other Calls 07/17/2018 04/18/2018
CALL FOR ARTISTS: 7.28 Night Market & Exhibition Exhibitions 07/17/2018 04/18/2018
Fortunate Discoveries call for Artists, Designers, Photographers, and Jewelers! Other Calls 07/30/2018 04/18/2018


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