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

Call for artists – ALCHEMY – Wake up screaming #11

Deadline June 11, 2018

Edition #11 of Wake up screaming will present the opportunity for us to explore alchemy in its various forms, particularly from a creative perspective. We are interested in hearing from artists using Alchemical themes as a reference point in their work. Find the full brief and submission guidelines here: Some say it was a […]

Lines of Thought: The International Exhibition on Drawing on Paper, Digital/Virtual Drawing, Drawing in Space

Deadline June 04, 2018

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in “Lines of Thought.” We are open to drawings on paper or mixed-media, digital/virtual drawings, and drawings in space and time (installation/performance/video/sound art). *Deadline: June 4, 2018 *Category -2D Digital Drawing -Video/Sound/Interactive Drawing -Drawing on Paper/Mixed-Media -Installation Art/Performance *Installation -2D Digital Drawing Selected works will be printed in […]


Deadline June 16, 2018

CALL FOR ENTRIES | THE TELLING IMAGE | AN INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTO EXHIBITION Entry Deadline | June 15th, 2018 Notice of Acceptance | June 27th, 2018 Exhibition Dates | July 13th – August 8th, 2018 THEME | THE TELLING IMAGE The photograph’s power as a narrative tool is derived from the impression that what is […]

2018-2019 Family Winter Residency

The Wassaic Project’s 2018/19 Winter Residency program Application Opens: May 14th Deadline: June 25, 2018, midnight The Wassaic Project accepts 1 – 4 month proposals for our Winter Residency program: December 2018 – March 2019. ABOUT THE PROGRAM: We recognize that artists who have families often opt-out of peer community building for practical reasons: residencies […]

Call for Visual Art for Design Event

Deadline May 30, 2018

Seeking visual artwork thematically related to the relationship between ARTISTS and their SPACE to be displayed at an event hosted by KPFF Portland about the intersection between design (architecture, planning, engineering) and art (visual, musical, performance). The event will feature live dance performances, a panel discussion, food and drink, and a display of visual art. […]


Deadline June 09, 2018

Artists have always played a role in voicing how the world is seen; they are critics disecting the concepts aesthetics, ideals of beauty, rationalism, tolerance and liberty. How do our artists see the world today? And what can we learn from their viewpoints ? This years FRESH! Summer show, invites artist working to explore and […]

ArtsWa’s Public Artist Roster

Deadline June 26, 2018

ArtsWA | Public Artist Roster Apply now to create artworks throughout Washington State The Roster is a list of artists who are pre-qualified to design and create site-responsive artworks at K-12 schools, colleges, universities, and state agencies with our Art in Public Places program. We use the Roster to choose artists for about 40 projects […]

Orpheus Academy

Deadline June 11, 2018

Orpheus Academy is a scholarship-based summer immersion program for talented young musicians ages 15-25. The Academy offers tuition-free training with internationally acclaimed artists/teachers. Activities include concerts, recitals, orchestral training, masterclasses, private instruction and chamber ​music for strings, winds and percussion. Those accepted will perform in two concerts (June 28th and July 10th) as part of […]

BlackWhiteMetallic Exhibition Call for Art

Deadline July 20, 2018

SYNOPSIS: artlessBastard is calling for 2D & 3D works of art, in all mediums – excluding performance art or film – for their September 2018 ‘BlackWhiteMetallic’ exhibition. Though submitted works may contain other colors or accent hues, the DOMINANT color must be black, white or metallic (or a combination of them). Whether your work is […]

Artists of Northwest Arkansas 24th Regional Exhibition

Deadline June 30, 2018

The 24th Annual ANA Regional Juried Art Exhibition is a regional competition hosted by the Artists of Northwest Arkansas to support the work of regional artists. This exhibition will be held at Art Ventures on the town square at 101 W Mountain, Fayetteville, Arkansas. The primary goal of the show is to acknowledge, promote and […]

PA Portfolio Summer Award -2018

Deadline July 31, 2018

Visual artists worldwide are eligible to enter in the following categories: Installation, photography, conceptual, prints, drawing, painting, mixed media, sculpture and glass. AWARDS 1. $1,200 Dollars-Thanks to your contributions we are now able to increase the award value of our quarterly competition to $1,200 dollars. The full amount will be given to the artist selected […]

Rituals and Identity

Deadline June 12, 2018

Call for Entries Contact Person: Virginia Walsh Address: 104 Ann Street Newburgh, NY 12550 Phone: (845) 784-1146 Email: Entry Fee: Free Title of Show: Rituals & Identity Description: Ann Street Gallery is now accepting submissions for our Rituals & Identity exhibition. Every society has rituals that mark daily routines, as well as, significant events […]

Artificial Intelligence in the Arts

Deadline May 31, 2018

Portland Community College’s Music & Sonic Arts and Creative Coding & Immersive Technologies team is seeking consultation with engineers and artists re: creative applications of AI and machine learning. The purpose is to assist in the development of arts-centric AI curriculum for community college students, with an emphasis on demographics historically excluded from culture-shaping, code-based […]

“PT: Insider Views of Outsiders”

Deadline June 15, 2018

This is a juried show focused on the lives of immigrants, refugees, permanent travelers, and the “others.” In this show, the Floy Preslar Gallery welcomes the insider views of outsiders to celebrate the strength and resilience of the human spirit, and to encourage visitors to look at America from different perspectives. How to participate in […]

Strange Figurations

Deadline June 30, 2018

Strange Figurations is an international, thematic group exhibition curated and hosted by the Limner Gallery. The exhibition is open to all interpretations of the concept, Strange Figurations, which would include surreal, visionary and generally all out of the ordinary figurative art. The show is open to all media, techniques and styles from realist to expressionistic. […]

Call To Artist Vendors For Artist & Craftsman Supply’s Annual Art Fair

Deadline June 30, 2018

CALL TO ARTIST VENDORS FOR ARTIST AND CRAFTSMAN SUPPLY’S ANNIVERSARY PARTY! Artist & Craftsman Supply in North Portland is hosting our annual art fair on Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 from 12-5pm to celebrate our second anniversary on Lombard Ave! We will have up to 26 booth spaces for local artists to sell work and the […]

Ecosystems Exhibit Berlin

Deadline August 20, 2018

Artist Call for Ecosystems Exhibition opening Nov. 2018 for Berlin Science Week ​ International artists working within a wide range of ecosystem thematics – be it biomimicry, climate change, water systems, agriculture, manipulation, modification, pollution solutions – are welcome to enter! Exhibits will be curated based on artist submissions and you are free to apply […]

ICA Contemporary Art Solo Show Series

Deadline May 30, 2018

Call for Artists: CICA Contemporary Art Solo Show Series CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the Contemporary Art Solo Show Series and the publication. Each selected artist will have a solo exhibition for a week in the gallery space (around 44m2). The artists will be also featured in the the e-book, “CICA Art […]

Works on Paper

Deadline May 31, 2018

Description: Works on paper depicting neighborhoods of NE Portland or artists currently residing in these neighborhoods. Selected preferences include illustration, watercolor, printmaking, mixed media, and digital art. We will be selecting 10 different artworks by artists from these neighborhoods. We seek divisertiy in our artwork and request that pieces are suitable for the healthcare environment […]

Pacific Northwest Oil and Acrylic Artists

Deadline May 30, 2018

Seeking oil and acrylic artists for (3) commissioned 4’ x 8’ custom panels depicting soft abstracted colorful landscapes. See example shown for style composition and inspiration. Pacific Northwest artists, preference for artists residing in Beaverton.

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.

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