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.

Wassaic Project 2020 Haunted Mill

Deadline May 26, 2020

Applications are run through our Slideroom portal: https://wassaicproject.slideroom.com/#/Login The Wassaic Project seeks artists to participate in the Haunted Mill on October 31, 2020, our annual, one-night-only Halloween event in the hamlet of Wassaic. Artists transform the floors of Maxon Mills into a PG-13 haunted house, and throughout the event we host family-friendly hayrides, games, and […]

Call for Art Schrunk Riverview Tower Apartments

Deadline May 08, 2020

Call for Art Schrunk Riverview Tower Kimberly Kent Art Brokerage and Home Forward are accepting submissions for 2-D art for Schrunk Riverview Tower located in Portland, OR. All Pacific Northwest artists are invited to submit and artists from diverse backgrounds are especially encouraged. The mission of Home Froward is to assure that the people of […]

Until We Meet Again

Deadline May 09, 2020

Until We Meet Again will be an online exhibition that will open on Monday, May 18th on treat gallery’s website. We’re living in a time of uncertainty. treat gallery new york is a shared passion project that helps others, so what does this look like when we all need help? Social distancing shouldn’t equate to […]

Renée’s Queer Cabaret – Variety Film

Deadline April 15, 2020

RENÉE’S QUEER CABARET is a series of themed “resistance variety shows” hosted by actor/musician, Renée Muzquiz. This show defies the traditional cabaret with rock music and a focus on the intimate humor, joys and vulnerabilities of living on the LGBTQIA+ spectrum. This will be our first filmed edition! To accommodate the quarantine, we’re creating a […]

Stripes 2: Slivers

Deadline June 27, 2020

Submit examples of currently available artworks for exhibit consideration. If chosen you will be asked to create (if you don’t have one already) a new ultra skinny work no wider than 4in but as tall as you like that will be grouped with other artists in a a multi panel striped image. Samples of artworks […]

Shaved Ice – International Open Call

Deadline May 17, 2020

Announcing SHAVED ICE, a Summer Group Art Exhibition at PROTO GOMEZ Gallery in New York City, highlighting exceptional and innovative contemporary art. On View JULY 11, 2020 through AUGUST 2, 2020. (*given current CDC and WHO guidelines, the exhibition WILL happen but along an intended yet necessarily tentative exhibition schedule pending future New York City […]

Call for Artists: Hip-A Seoul 2020: Hip Culture by Artists

Deadline April 17, 2020

CICA Museum invites artists who reside in Korea to participate in the project Hip-A Seoul. Selected artists will be featured in the international exhibition and the documentary video. The documentary will be filmed by CICA Museum Team, mainly focusing on their lifestyles, fashions, art and philosophies. *Timeline: April 17, 2020 Close Submissions April 21-30, 2020 […]

Media Monsters

Deadline April 11, 2020

Open call for all experimental filmmakers, media, and screen-based work artists. Media Monsters in a weekly, live-stream program of short experimental work. We are currently seeking submission for our 4th and 5th episodes that will include animated works and works that deal with perception, space, celectial bodies, and “otherworldy visions.”

Call for Artists: Five Oaks Museum is accepting submissions for Gender Euphoria

Deadline April 19, 2020

Five Oaks Museum’s upcoming exhibition, Gender Euphoria: Contemporary Art Beyond the Binary, will feature artworks by gender non-conforming artists who explore feelings of joy, bliss, elation, and delight in their experience of gender-queerness. The exhibition’s title uses the phrase “gender euphoria,” which circulates in queer and trans communities in reference to feeling affirmed and ecstatic […]

HIGH International Call for Artists

Deadline April 20, 2020

4/20 is an interesting day internationally. It’s the Dope Day. It’s the day of celebrating getting high. How do you get high? Is it a by a drug? Marijuana? Is it by being with certain people? Is it by creating your art? By your world? By meditating? In this international art call we ask you […]

Over $130,000 in Cash Awards – 15th ARC Salon Call for Entries

Deadline August 14, 2020

Entry dates: April 1 – August 14th, 2020 The largest competition in the world for representational art with additional opportunities through partnerships with prestigious magazines, galleries and museums. When talking about competitions and exhibitions dedicated to Contemporary Realism, The International ARC Salon is the largest in the world in terms of entries, and the most […]

Call for Artists: Five Oaks Museum is accepting submissions for Gender Euphoria

Deadline April 19, 2020

Five Oaks Museum’s upcoming exhibition, Gender Euphoria: Contemporary Art Beyond the Binary, will feature artworks by gender non-conforming artists who explore feelings of joy, bliss, elation, and delight in their experience of gender-queerness. Gender Euphoria opens July 9, 2020 at the museum and on their digital platforms. The exhibition’s title uses the phrase “gender euphoria,” […]

UNCLOTHED Call for Submissions

Deadline May 10, 2020

Mankind has been celebrating the human body for centuries in various states of dress and and undress. Our eyes are drawn to the human form, from skin texture, to hair, to hands, to feet, to torsos, to the entirety. In this call for submissions we ask how you see nude art or semi-nude art or […]

PRISMA Art Prize

Deadline July 15, 2020

Il Varco is glad to inaugurate the second year of Prisma Art Prize, a quarterly award for artists from all around the world that will become a collective exhibition for the first time in september 2020 in Rome. Organized with the goal of creating a space for visual artists to share their work with hundreds […]

ENVIRONMENTAL Call for Submissions

Deadline May 20, 2020

Our Earth seems to be crumbling rapidly because of climate change and greed. Artists understand the spirituality of Mother Earth, her colors vibrant, her landscapes and microcosms abundant. They also understand the sadness and despair of what humankind has created out of cruelty, selfishness and the mighty dollar. We live in two worlds. The dichotomy […]

Call for Artists: “Art as Message” Featuring Text-based Art, Visual Communication Arts, and Art that Conveys Messages

Deadline April 17, 2020

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the international exhibition “Art as Message” The exhibition will feature artworks that conveys messages, text-based art and visual communication arts. We are open to photography, 2D digital art, text-based art, sound art, video art, interactive art, painting, sculpture and installation art. * Deadline: April 17, 2020 * […]

International Art Competition Black & White

Deadline May 04, 2020

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 3rd “Black & White” Online Art Competition for the month of April 2020. This is an international competition and artists from around the world are welcome to submit their work. Black & White theme in this competition will be strictly applied and only works in black, […]

SOIL call for show proposals 2021

Deadline May 15, 2020

SOIL is an artist run gallery in Seattle, WA, and we are currently accepting proposals for shows that will take place between January – December 2021*. Deadline is Friday, May 15th, 2020 at midnight (PST). Exhibition proposals are for the FRONT SPACE of the gallery only. See map at soilart.org/opportunities for dimensions. SOIL exists as […]

Contemporary Landscape

Deadline May 03, 2020

Art Call for Artists and Photographers CollexArt seeks the artist’s wide-open interpretation of the contemporary landscape. We are looking for works that are experimental, unexpected, imaginary and more. 
‍ One artist will win the Purchase Award at the conclusion of this call and will get entered as a finalist for the Annual Grand Prize. Submitting […]

Animals Art Contest

Deadline April 27, 2020

Grey Cube Gallery proudly presents the first Animals online art contest for the month of April 2020. Contest is open to all artists worldwide over 18 years of age. We invite artists and photographers to submit their best artworks related to the world of animals. A variety of interpretations of Animals theme can be submitted […]

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.