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
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships Fixed 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
Lucid Film Fest Expos, Fairs, Festivals Fixed 04/20/2018 03/13/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 03/31/2018 03/01/2018
RFP: DuPage Children’s Museum Artist-in-Residence Program Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges Fixed 03/30/2018 02/15/2018
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Call for Artists: Lighthouses on The Mag Mile Public Art 04/09/2018 03/23/2018
WAO Photography Award | Spring Call for Submissions Deadline - April 17, 2018 Awards, Grants, Fellowships 04/18/2018 03/23/2018
W.A.R.P. / / Westtown Artist Residency Project Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/01/2018 03/22/2018
A Call to Origins: Art Residency, Exhibition, and Symposium in Sardinia Island, Italy Exhibitions 04/21/2018 03/21/2018
Makers Fair! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/18/2018 03/21/2018
Call for Art - Theme “Animals” Online Art Competition Exhibitions 04/26/2018 03/21/2018
Call for submissions to The Sick Muse zine Writing 04/15/2018 03/21/2018
Call for submissions: how do you build utopia? Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/20/2018 03/21/2018
2nd Annual Garden Gallery Exhibitions 05/20/2018 03/21/2018
OFF THE WALL: Open call for video + moving image art Exhibitions 06/18/2018 03/20/2018
Enos Park & University of Illinois Springfield: Funded Summer Residency and Exhibition Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 05/01/2018 03/20/2018
Open Call: Home | LATITUDE Chicago Exhibitions 03/30/2018 03/19/2018
HACKED: Art About or Achieved Through Re-Use | $2,500 Cash Award Potential! Exhibitions 05/09/2018 03/19/2018
ArtShow, CALL FOR ARTISTS AND MAKERS! Hermosa ArtShow Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/01/2018 03/19/2018
Lakeview Community Events & Placemaking Support Program Awards, Grants, Fellowships 03/31/2018 03/19/2018
Public Art League - 2018 Call to Artists - Champaign-Urbana, IL Public Art 06/01/2018 03/18/2018
Filter Photo | Open Call for Exhibition Proposals Exhibitions 05/06/2018 03/17/2018
2nd Annual Black & White Art Competition Contests 04/26/2018 03/17/2018
Wicker Park Fest Arts - Call for Proposals Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/20/2018 03/16/2018


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