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 Deadlinesort descending Posted on
NAVS' Art for Animals Contest 2018 Contests Fixed 07/28/2018 05/22/2018
StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists Exhibitions Fixed 08/01/2018 07/03/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
(dis)comfort zones: Underrepresentation and Invisibility in the Institution Exhibitions Fixed 09/01/2018 06/20/2018
Title Call Type Deadlinesort descending Posted on
Seeking Performers/Dancers Auditions 07/20/2018 07/05/2018
Male-Identifying Actors Age 30+ Auditions 07/20/2018 04/05/2018
Hand Lettering Exhibitions 07/20/2018 06/23/2018
Chicago Public Library Polish American Heritage Month Exhibitions 07/21/2018 05/29/2018
Later Impressions 2018 Exhibitions 07/21/2018 06/15/2018
BlackWhiteMetallic Exhibition Deadline July 20! Exhibitions 07/21/2018 07/10/2018
Auditions for Picasso At The Lapin Agile Auditions 07/22/2018 07/02/2018
Dump City Exhibitions 07/22/2018 07/03/2018
Call for artists for ongoing performance series - New site visit dates Exhibitions 07/23/2018 04/24/2018
Join the Dovetail Studios team! Earn free class and rehearsal space! Other Calls 07/24/2018 04/25/2018
Call for Artists: ICUQTS: International Chicago Underground Queer Transcendance Symposium Expos, Fairs, Festivals 07/24/2018 07/11/2018
2018 Segway Tour Guide Open Positions Auditions 07/25/2018 04/26/2018
Call for Entries - RINSE/REPEAT Exhibitions 07/27/2018 07/01/2018
Call for Art – 8th Annual “Botanical & Floral” Online Art Competition Contests 07/27/2018 06/21/2018
Voices & Visions; Standing on the Bridge Between Health and Disease Exhibitions 07/27/2018 07/05/2018
AUDITIONS - Chicago Chamber Choir Auditions 07/27/2018 07/02/2018
East Chicago Art in the Parks 2018-2019 Public Art 07/27/2018 07/09/2018
New American Folk Theatre is seeking a Lighting Designer for SCRAPS Other Calls 07/28/2018 07/17/2018
New American Folk Theatre is seeking a Set Designer for SCRAPS Other Calls 07/28/2018 07/16/2018
New American Folk Theatre is seeking a Sound Designer for SCRAPS Other Calls 07/28/2018 07/17/2018


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