calls for artists

This list includes local and national juried, and non-juried, competitions for artists of all media. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to https://racc.org/resources/submit-an-opportunity.

Hillsboro Hometown Tap Call To Artist

Deadline January 13, 2020

Art to be reproduced on the Hometown Tap, Hillsboro, Oregon What is the Hometown Tap? The City of Hillsboro Water Department debuted its sustainable refillable bottle station, the Hillsboro Hometown Tap at Celebrate Hillsboro in July 2010. On that more than 90 degree day, over 5,000 people used the Tap station to stay hydrated with […]

Collage Artist Lab

Deadline January 05, 2020

Collage Artist Lab is a four-day intensive of workshops and discussions designed to foster the integration of history and contemporary art into a collage artist’s practice. The goal of the Collage Artist Lab is to equip artists with tools and strategies for picking up the unfinished work of history and speak to contemporary civic discourse […]

Call for Applications: Witt Artist in Residence Program

Deadline January 31, 2020

Call for applications: Roman. J Witt Residency The University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design is accepting proposals for the Roman J. Witt Residency Program through January 31, 2020: Learn more and start your application today. — Open to both established and emerging artists/designers, the Witt Residency encourages student engagement and cross-campus collaboration […]

2020 Toyota Dream Car USA Art Contest for Kids Underway

Deadline January 31, 2020

Know a kid whose imagination never stops racing? Help them submit a drawing of their Dream Car by Friday, January 31, 2020! Attached is an entry form that can be downloaded and used to accompany youth artwork submissions. For official rules, artwork guidelines, and a K-12 teacher lesson plan, visit https://www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com. ARTWORK SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS Each […]

Spectrum Gestalt 7

Deadline December 29, 2019

Gestalt Projects invites you to be part of the 7th annual Spectrum-Gestalt gallery exhibit. Part curatorial, part installation Spectrum-Gestalt brings together artists’ works from a wide variety of genres and mediums, grouping them into an expansive spectrum of color. Spectrum is one of our most popular exhibits each year having a similar concept but a […]

Call for Artists: Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art

Deadline December 27, 2019

CICA Museum invites artists and fashion designers worldwide to participate in the international exhibition, “Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art.” The exhibition will feature experimental clothing, wearable art, fashion photography, fashion drawings, concept drawings, fiber art, textile art, and works regarding issues related to fashion and/or wearable technologies. *Deadline: December 27, 2019 *The categories include: -Painting, […]

2020 ICAN Juried Exhibition: Short & Stout

Deadline January 09, 2020

The annual ICAN Juried Exhibition at NCECA is back for its 10th year in 2020. ICAN hosts a juried exhibition of its members’ ceramic artwork to be presented at the annual NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) conference. This is an excellent opportunity for ICAN members to show their work in person […]

Sou’Wester Arts Week

Deadline December 22, 2019

An Artist Residency Take-Over: March 8th-16th, 2020 The Sou’wester will be given over to artists and art collectives for a week of residency work and a weekend of open houses and public performances. The goal of this event is to highlight the creative process and the experiential nature of the Sou’wester Residency Program. Walking into […]

Call for Artists

Deadline February 23, 2020

What story does your art tell? The 57th annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is seeking local, national and international artists for three distinct art exhibits. Each exhibit highlights a unique art medium and theme, and all work will be seen by nearly 25,000 Festival goers this June 26-28, 2020. This year’s exhibits include: […]

Share Prize XIII Edition

Deadline January 28, 2020

The XV edition of Share Festival, the Italian exhibition of contemporary tech art and science, lead by the Artistic Director Bruce Sterling, announces the opening of the call. The theme of this edition of Share Prize is: RIOTS HERE WE ARE An atmosphere of blissful calm prevails over Share Festival, in the fifteenth consecutive year […]

Small Worlds

Deadline February 16, 2020

Small Worlds, the 2020 Artist’s Vision Juried Exhibit addresses microcosmos: miniature representations of humanity, society, the world, the universe. Have you ever gazed at a doll house and imagined a world inside? Have you paused at the sight of a mossy patch in the middle of an urban sidewalk and wondered what might live there […]

Voting Daughters – 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

Deadline January 27, 2020

Voting Daughters March 20th, 2020 – May 1st, 2020 The Call for Entry: The Foundry Art Centre is seeking submissions for “Voting Daughters,” celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. This exhibition calls on artists, regardless of their gender identity, to comment on the ways women’s voices affect our contemporary landscape. […]

Call for Artists + Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Deadline February 11, 2020

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Winter Cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information and […]

Prisma Art Prize

Deadline January 10, 2020

The cultural association Il Varco is glad to announce its 3rd PRISMA Art Prize, an exhibition entirely organized by artists for the artists. A painting competition with $2000 plus in Cash Awards and many other prizes, which takes place seasonally and yearly in Rome. Bringing together the spirit of community and collaboration and the efforts […]

Neoteric Abstract VIII

Deadline January 31, 2020

NEOTERIC ABSTRACT VIII This call is for a thematic exhibition dedicated to abstract art. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, April 2 – May 25, 2020 and is open to all forms of abstraction, from the geometric to the lyrical, from the precise to the raw. The entry deadline is January 31, […]

RACC Public Art Opportunity: Call to Artists – deadline January 15

The Regional Arts & Culture Council and the Port of Portland invite artists/teams living in the U.S. to submit qualifications for 2 permanent public art installations and artists/teams living in Oregon and Clark and Skamania Counties in Washington to submit qualifications for 1 permanent public art installation. The projects are part of the construction of a Consolidated Rental Car […]

Call for Membership @ Carnation Contemporary

Deadline January 01, 2020

Carnation Contemporary is currently accepting applications for new members! OPEN CALL for artists looking for gallery representation and solo/group exhibition opportunities in Portland, OR. Deadline: Sunday, January 1st, 2020 by 11:59pm (Pacific Standard Time) Applications will be reviewed for gallery representation and exhibition opportunities for our upcoming 2020-2022 cycle. If selected, the artist will get […]

2020 Vision Exhibit through Gresham Art Committee

Deadline December 20, 2019

Submission Deadline: December 20, 2019 Show Dates: February 10 – April 9, 2020 Reception Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020 Bring In Day: February 7, 2020 Take Down: April 10, 2020 Description: When we hear 2020, we may be thinking about the fresh beginning of a new decade. Or maybe it brings to mind the clarity […]

The Indian Contemporary Art Competition

Deadline March 04, 2020

The Indian Contemporary Art Competition (ICAC) aims to discover and promote talented artists from India, the Indian diaspora, as well as foreigners living and working in India. ICAC intends to create an opportunity to celebrate and expose artists who passionately embrace the colorful culture of India. Up for grabs are prizes valued at more than […]

The Indian Contemporary Art Competition

Deadline March 04, 2020

The Indian Contemporary Art Competition (ICAC) aims to discover and promote talented artists from India, the Indian diaspora, as well as foreigners living and working in India. ICAC intends to create an opportunity to celebrate and expose artists who passionately embrace the colorful culture of India. Up for grabs are prizes valued at more than […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.