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.

The Love Politik: One World, Indivisible

Deadline August 31, 2020

“The Love Politik: One World, Indivisible” Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR October 2020 DEADLINE August 31, 2020 NO SUBMISSION FEE THE LOVE POLITIK: ONE WORLD, INDIVISIBLE is a juried,thematic group exhibition of visual works, political in nature, born of concern over current philosophical and political divisions which can leave us feeling hopeless, powerless, and alone. The […]

Request for Qualifications: Cornett Hall 1% for Art

Deadline August 08, 2020

Qualifications sought from artists interested in the commission of an exterior artwork for Oregon Institute of Technology’s Cornett Hall, Klamath Falls, OR About Cornett Hall: Originally built in 1964, the 101,000 square foot Cornett Hall has been adapted over the years to accommodate a wide variety of programs. The building’s envelope and building systems were […]

Pandemic Postcard Project

Deadline August 29, 2020

• All postcards should be made on card stock, poster board, or thin compressed cardboard (like a cereal box). Thin copy paper will not work. • All postcards should be sized to 6″ x 4” • The front can be decorated however you choose • Mail all postcards to: (standard postage rates apply) Annmarie Sculpture […]

Exhibition Opportunity at New Public Sculpture Park

Deadline December 31, 2030

Price Sculpture Forest is currently under construction and is proactively reaching out to sculptors who would like to publicly exhibit your outdoor work for sale or otherwise for public exhibition at this new upcoming sculpture park. For early participants, we are offering zero commission (100% to artist), marketing of your work, and no jury submission […]

The Work Around – deadline extended!

Deadline July 10, 2020

The Work Around is a community art initiative organized by Carissa Burkett and Zemula Barr in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and inspired by similar public art exhibitions in other cities, including WE ARE HERE / HERE WE ARE in Los Angeles and Art in Place in Chicago. While many of our local arts spaces […]

Dek Unu Magazine – September 2020 edition

Deadline August 01, 2020

Unique solo-format international journal of fine art photography publishes and promotes one artist per month online and in print. Dek Unu Magazine seeks accomplished, adventurous work from interesting artists in all photo genres and techniques, antique to contemporary, straight to strange. Each monthly edition includes an extended portfolio, artist commentary on the images, and an […]

City of Eugene: Temporary Public Artwork: Request for Qualifications

Deadline July 25, 2020

The City of Eugene is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from artists or artist-teams to create a temporary public work of art along the fence surrounding the Downtown Riverfront Redevelopment site along 4th Avenue, High Street and the fence along the railroad tracks off of 5th Avenue. This commission is open to all professional, emerging, […]

Request for Qualifications: Cornett Hall 1% for Art

Deadline August 08, 2020

Qualifications sought from artists interested in the commission of an exterior artwork for Oregon Institute of Technology’s Cornett Hall, Klamath Falls, OR. About Cornett Hall: Originally built in 1964, the 101,000 square foot Cornett Hall has been adapted over the years to accommodate a wide variety of programs. The building’s envelope and building systems were […]

“Us: What divides us and what unites us?” International Online Call for Entries

Deadline August 17, 2020

Founded in 1976, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC is seeking entries for an international online juried show “Us: What divides us and what unites us?” scheduled to exhibit online September 11 – October 30, 2020. Jurors: – Kimberli Gant, PhD, McKinnon Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA – Kristen Hileman, […]

SR3 Sealife Response, Rehabilitation, and Research at the Des Moines Marina Fencing Artwork

Deadline July 13, 2020

The Des Moines Arts Commission is looking for an artist to create imagery for the new fencing that surrounds the location of SR3 Sealife Response, Rehabilitation, and Research located on the Des Moines Marina Floor. Opportunity SR3 is a marine wildlife hospital that will provide response and rehabilitation for sick or injured marine animals. This […]

$550.00 Innovate Grants — Call for Artists + Photographers

Deadline August 25, 2020

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Summer 2020 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 […]

Cube

Deadline July 30, 2020

I am a local artist trying to put my art out during a timely movement. I just released a website with a collection of my Hip-Hop portraiture. With any purchase, the buyer can choose a non-profit where 50% of the proceeds will be sent. I am trying to support Black Lives Matter, Showing Up for […]

Plein Air: Chronicling 2020

Deadline July 20, 2020

The Arts Council of Lake Oswego invites artists to participate in the 6th annual Plein Air Lake Oswego. In many ways, the landscape of 2020 looks much different than previous years. In light of the continued restrictions, health and safety risks due to COVID-19, and ongoing social justice movements, this year’s Plein Air will take […]

Vancouver City Hall Art Shows

Deadline July 24, 2020

Each year Vancouver City Hall showcases the work of artists from the Pacific Northwest in various meeting rooms and community spaces. Artists are invited to submit visual artwork for consideration to the current Curator in Residence, Jess Graff. All artwork must be able to be hung from a hook and cable system already in place […]

Call for Artists: CICA Young Korean Artists Solo Show Series Spring 2021

Deadline July 20, 2020

CICA Museum invites Korean artists worldwide and international artists based in Korea to participate in the Young Korean Artists Show Series Spring 2021 and the publication. Each selected artist will have a solo exhibition for a week in the gallery space (around 44m2) at the CICA Museum. The artists will be also featured in the […]

Subjectiv Journal Open Call

Deadline July 24, 2020

Subjectiv is an independent online journal promoting the visual and literary arts in the Pacific Northwest. For our Summer 2020 issue, we are accepting submissions of visual art, poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction. Detailed guidelines are available on our website. Open to established and emerging artists and writers who are residents of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, […]

Request for Proposals – TVC Musical Benches

Deadline July 15, 2020

Tualatin Valley Creates (TVC) is growing Washington County’s public art portfolio. Thanks to capital support approved by Washington County Commissioners, TVC will be commissioning four new artworks in what is being called Musical Benches Public Art Collection. Each will be strategically placed in order to highlight qualities of particular communities, enhance existing events, and/or to […]

8X8Photo

Deadline July 17, 2020

Call for Photos: 2020 8X8Photo An online exhibit featuring hundreds of photographs The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council is currently accepting submissions for the 8X8Photo online exhibit. Registration and participation is open to all – no photography background required. 8X8Photo is a brand new event run by the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council, a nonprofit […]

Teachable Moment: Open Call for Submissions

Deadline July 15, 2020

Teachable Moment Teachable moments create space for rethinking, for cross-examination, and to draw on abstract concepts deploying them not only as method, but also as authentic behavior in the heat of the moment. It is the generative collision of authentic world experience and the practice-realm of thoughts. Stove Works invites proposals of up to 300 […]

Plein Air: Chronicling 2020

Deadline July 20, 2020

The Arts Council of Lake Oswego invites artists to participate in the 6th annual Plein Air Lake Oswego. In many ways, the landscape of 2020 looks much different than previous years. In light of the continued restrictions, health and safety risks due to COVID-19, and ongoing social justice movements, this year’s Plein Air will take […]

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.