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
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
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
Mana Contemporary Body + Camera Festival 2018 | Call for Entries Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/21/2018 03/16/2018
Call for Resistance Art! - Free to Submit Exhibitions 03/31/2018 03/15/2018
Art For Social Change: SANCTUARY National Exhibition of Postcard Art Exhibitions 03/31/2018 03/15/2018
Call for Applications: Fall 2018 Residencies Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/16/2018 03/15/2018
City of Elgin 2018 Call for Public Art-DEADLINE EXTENDED Public Art 05/25/2018 03/15/2018
Trestle Gallery Residencies Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/01/2018 03/14/2018
2018 Residency Program: Call for Applications Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 04/02/2018 03/14/2018
2018 Studio Fellowship: Call for Applications Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/26/2018 03/14/2018
Sense of Place: HERE Juried Art Exhibit Exhibitions 04/30/2018 03/13/2018
Lucid Film Fest Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/20/2018 03/13/2018
Art Unleashed! Other Calls 04/30/2018 03/13/2018
Online Critique/Portfolio Review Other Calls 04/09/2018 03/13/2018
PROJECT L Exhibitions 03/23/2018 03/13/2018
Chicago Alliance of Visual Artists Members' Show 2018 Exhibitions 04/13/2018 03/13/2018
Vail Arts Festival Call for Entries Expos, Fairs, Festivals 04/10/2018 03/12/2018
2018 Byrdcliffe Artist Residency & Fellowship for Visual Artists Affected by Natural Disasters Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 03/23/2018 03/12/2018


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