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
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
Uncommon Threads 2018 - Call for Artists Exhibitions 06/04/2018 05/05/2018
“Youth” International Call For Artists and Writers by ArtAscent - Deadline June 30, 2018 Contests 06/30/2018 05/04/2018
21st International Open Exhibitions 06/03/2018 05/03/2018
Solstice Inspirations Fine Craft Show - Call for Artisans Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/31/2018 05/03/2018
Evanston-Based Video Artists for SIDE/LOT at Evanston Art Center Exhibitions 08/13/2018 05/03/2018
St Charles Arts Council Public Art Celebration Pop-Up Gallery Exhibitions 06/09/2018 05/02/2018
Call for Artists - 11th Annual Governors Island Art Fair - NYC Expos, Fairs, Festivals 05/28/2018 05/02/2018
Shapes of Influence Exhibitions 06/01/2018 05/02/2018
Call for Artists - 2nd International Photography Competition Exhibitions 06/20/2018 05/01/2018
In Black and White Exhibitions 06/01/2018 05/01/2018
Images of Illinois Photography Contest 2018 Contests 06/01/2018 05/01/2018
Visitor Center Artist Camp Residency Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/01/2018 05/01/2018
Open Call: Photography and Extinction Exhibitions 07/15/2018 05/01/2018
Open Call for Artists | Line Dot Editions Juried Summer Show Exhibitions 06/02/2018 05/01/2018
MCA Store Call for Product Submissions Other Calls 05/31/2018 05/01/2018
Submit to Issue 20 of 3Elements Review Writing 07/31/2018 05/01/2018
SUMMER INTENSIVE Public Art 07/01/2018 04/30/2018
Large-format photographers wanted Collaborators 09/01/2018 04/30/2018
3rd Floor Market Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/12/2018 04/30/2018
Surfaces Exhibitions 09/15/2018 04/30/2018


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