Paisley Studios seeking female members!

Deadline November 30, 2019

The Basics: Large shared work space with LOTS of natural light and open studio hours A variety of storage (bin and upright storage) for your personal materials Memberships available at $100/month per membership Women or female identifying individuals only Who You Are: You are a woman, or an individual who identifies as female, who is […]

PDX ReMIX – Art Contest

Deadline October 15, 2019

To celebrate Archives Month the City of Portland Archives & Records Center is sponsoring PDX ReMIX, an online art contest meant to engage members of the public with the City’s archival visual image records. Choose from 10 preselected images from our collections (see Submission Rules page for the link) to submit up to 3 works […]

With Bated Breath

Deadline November 22, 2019

For January 2020, Gallery 114 offers “With Bated Breath,” a juried invitational for work that captures the sensation of breathing shallowly in response to heightened anticipation. We are looking for art stimulated by whatever it is that might be around the corner and that speaks to our hopes and our anxieties—whether personal, political, cultural or […]

2020 International Artists Grand Prize Competition

Deadline October 31, 2019

The International Artist Grand Prize Competition (I.A.G.P.C.), one of Asia’s top art contests, is looking for worldwide masterpiece to exhibit in the Art Revolution Taipei (A.R.T.) through the competition. There has no entry fee for the submission and selected artists don’t need to come; the only thing you need to do is submitting the entry […]

Civilian Studios: Work Space for Artists in Inner North Portland

Deadline December 31, 2019

Civilian Studios offers an array of private work space options to artists and small business owners. Located in a large industrial warehouse tucked on a turnaround street off Interstate Ave. minutes from downtown and right by the yellow MAX light rail. We have over 40 private spaces, an enclosed Wood Shop, backyard, community kitchen and […]


Deadline March 15, 2020

The Elisabeth Jones Art Center is looking for an Interactive Community Project dealing with voter suppression. The most desirable project will be national in scope and not tailored for the “art club” (MFA’s, curators, artists, etc.), but to a broader audience. The Art Center is open to installation work, performance, and mail art. The project […]

A Drop of Water

Deadline December 15, 2019

The Elisabeth Jones Art Center is looking for an Interactive Community Project dealing with the worldwide water crisis. The Art Center is open to installation work, performance, and mail art. The project can incorporate any medium, including installation and performance. This will ideally be an international project related to water, specifically to the water crisis. […]


Deadline November 10, 2019

A rare opportunity for the great drawings buried in your sketchbooks to see the light of day Please bring by your sketchbooks (& loose sketches) for review Thursdays after 5pm to 516 NW 14th Ave. Portland, OR 97209 All styles and subject matter are welcome! All individual sketches will be priced at $50-, and entire […]

Public Art RFQ | University of NE Medical Center

Deadline November 30, 2019

The Munroe-Meyer Institute’s (MMI) mission is to be world leaders in transforming the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and communities through outreach, engagement, premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care. There are two sites at check-in desks on the second and third floor, marking the entrances to main […]

$500 Grant for Visual Artists

Deadline October 15, 2019

Artist Grant invites visual artists from anywhere in the world to apply for a $500 grant during our current grant cycle. The deadline is October 15, 2019. Artists working in any of the following media may apply: painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics, mixed/multiple medias, installation, or other new or alternative media. To apply, email […]

Concordia University Library Multicultural Arts Gallery

Deadline November 30, 2019

Concordia University Multicultural Arts Program is accepting submissions for 2-D art. The mission of the gallery is to showcase diverse perspectives from Portland’s various communities including the NE community in which we are located. BIPOC are encouraged to apply. The first available exhibit time is January to March 2020 and the second exhibit time is […]

97116 Art Show Call to Artists

Deadline October 14, 2019

Open to creators residing in Washington, Yamhill, and Columbia counties, even students and youth. Artists under the age of 13 require a parent to enter. Use the Artingales sponsor link’s registration form to enter. Not juried, just bring your best! Artists, we’re accepting: Ready to hang art in SQUARE or CIRCLE format Max size 10×10 […]

Utah Farm and Food Conference Art Exhibit

Deadline October 31, 2019

We are proud and excited to be curating the art exhibit in conjunction with Red Acre Center’s annual Utah Farm and Food Conference taking place on February 6-8, 2020. As part of the Conference, a screening of The Real Dirt on Farmer John will be shown. It is with the inspiration of Red Acre Center’s […]

Holiday Small Works

Deadline October 31, 2019

A Holiday Small Works Exhibition, open to all media with an 18″ maximum dimension, including frame. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, December 5 – 28, 2019.


Deadline October 31, 2019

EMERGING ARTISTS 2020 is the 28th annual competition for gallery exhibition and “Artists of the Decade Publication Award.” This exhibition is devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of “Emerging Artists.” The exhibition will be held March 5 – 28, 2020 at the Limner Gallery and is open to all artists working in any media. […]

Graffiti Workshop with Jesus Torralba 9/22/19

Deadline September 22, 2019

Join us for an In The Heights-inspired workshop with Portland-based Chicano visual artist Heysus Art (Jesus Adan Torralba) and an opportunity to learn graffiti lettering style, character illustration, color technique and how to create artwork in a variety of mediums for the street or galleries. No experience required!

Grants for Artists

Deadline November 12, 2019

The Hopper Prize The Hopper Prize is offering 5 individual artist grants in the amount of $1,000.00 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators. Program Highlights Total Awards: $5,000.00 USD for visual artists + 5 artists will each receive $1,000.00 USD in unrestricted grant awards + 30 artists will […]

57th Annual Juried Competition

Deadline December 05, 2019

57th Annual Juried Competition at the Masur Museum of Art The Masur Museum of Art in Monroe, Louisiana invites contemporary artists working in any medium to enter the 55th Annual Juried Competition. Best in Show receives $1,000, and total awards are $3,200. Entry fee is $10/artwork (min 2/max 5 artworks). Online entry deadline: December 5, […]

$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions Deadline: September 30, 2019

Deadline September 30, 2019

We offer a small art purchase award to help serious artists keep working. Our award is open worldwide to all visual artists, including but not limited to those working in traditional styles, ie., painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, glass, installation, or with digital/new media, photography and film/video. See our complete submissions guidelines at: […]

Bright & Light Small Art Studios 245-265 Available Now

Deadline September 30, 2019

The East Creative Collective has 2 bright and light smaller studios for rent at a great price. Join our community and have the added benefit of participating in our First Friday Open Studios! Contact Madison for viewing or further info.

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