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

Clackamas County Arts Alliance 2019 Artist Exhibit Program

Deadline August 23, 2018

The Arts Alliance’s Artist Exhibit Program (AEP) rotates original artwork through 18 exhibit spaces in 11 public gallery venues in Clackamas County. Eligibility This opportunity is open to emerging and experienced 2D & 3D artists and artist groups who live or work in Clackamas County.* Prior exhibit history is not required! Artists who have previously […]

Washington State Convention Center Rotating Art Program call for groups of artists

Deadline August 24, 2018

Rotating exhibits are booked quarterly through this call, following a screening and selection process by an Art Advisory Committee, comprised of Convention Center Board Members and art professionals. More than 179 exhibitions and displays have been featured since the program’s inception in 1991. Many of these exhibits feature local artists, although a number of them […]

Super Salon at Gallery 101!

Deadline August 25, 2018

This is a call to local underrepresented and student artists of all mediums. We at Gallery IOI invite you to be apart of a curative project to create a completely immersive experience where we attempt to display as many artists as possible for Septembers First Thursday. Art will be hung from floor to ceiling, on […]


Deadline August 26, 2018

CALL FOR ENTRIES | THE SHAPE OF THINGS | AN INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTO EXHIBITION Entry Deadline | August 26th, 2018 Notice of Acceptance | September 10th, 2018 Exhibition Dates | September 28th – October 17th, 2018 THEME | THE SHAPE OF THINGS The rhythm of surfaces, lines, and values is for me the essence of […]

Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater Fall Community Ensemble

Deadline August 26, 2018

Calling All Performers: Dancers, Actors, Singers, Writers! Not one yet but want to be? No Audition Necessary Join Rejoice! for a new cycle of the Community Ensemble program. Ensemble participants will perform in A Midsummer Night at the Savoy. Did you or your family migrate from the South, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, St. Louis? Do […]

A Postcard from Here

Deadline August 31, 2018

Artists from around the world are invited to mail their original art postcards for inclusion into this exhibit. The theme for the show is A Postcard from Here. Here might be a place – real or imagined, or a state of mind. The interpretation of the theme is yours. The exhibition will take place at […]

Alternative magazine seeks Fall 2018 submissions

Deadline August 31, 2018

Alternative art and literature magazine The Matador Review is now accepting submissions for the Fall 2018 publication. We publish poetry, fiction, flash fiction, and creative non-fiction, inviting all unpublished literature written in the English language (and translations that are accompanied by the original text) as well as many forms of visual art. The call for […]

Olympic Mills Commerce Center

Deadline August 31, 2018

The Olympic Mills Commerce Center in Industrial-Inner-SE-Portland is currently accepting applications for solo or group exhibitions. The venue (hallways and open atriums) is open to the public in a building that houses many creative-based organizations and businesses. Unfortunately there is no funding for this opportunity. The artist/artists are responsible for installing and removing their work. […]

StoriesToArt 2018 Call For Artists

Deadline August 31, 2018

StoriesToArt is accepting 300 artists through a juried application process to exhibit and sell work on a unique platform. Artists are judged on a first-come, first-served basis. We currently welcome distinguished artists from every field and recent art school graduates residing in the U.S. to apply, and we hope to expand internationally in the near […]

Chasing Ghosts III

Deadline August 31, 2018

Verum Ultimum Gallery is thrilled to invite artists to explore the theme, Chasing Ghosts for the third year! “Chasing Ghosts III: Art that Pierces the Veil through remembrance, legacy, and beyond” This call emphasizes the idea of revealing the unseen or the soul in a work of art. The term ghost may be interpreted in […]


Deadline August 31, 2018

ITSLIQUID International Art and Architecture Festival Extended deadline: August 31, 2018 ITSLIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with Venice Events and Ca’ Zanardi, is selecting all interesting photo, video-art, painting, installation, performance art works, and design/architecture projects to include in SPACES – ITS LIQUID International Art and Architecture Festival. SPACES is the third appointment of SURFACES FESTIVAL […]

Call for Emerging Artists: “Ordinary Days” Exhibition

Deadline August 31, 2018

Broadway Rose Theatre Company (“Broadway Rose”) is seeking submissions from emerging artists around the Portland-metro area, for an art exhibition to accompany our upcoming production of “Ordinary Days,” which runs September 20 – October 14, 2018. Set in the late 2000s, “Ordinary Days” follows the lives of four young New Yorkers as they navigate the […]

Dancers needed for a performance piece for all ages

Deadline August 31, 2018

Dancers, who enjoy working with children and adults, needed for “Let’s Go Walking”, a musical performance piece for all ages, to be performed and filmed on Sunday, September 23rd at 3 PM at the Recital Hall at Classic Pianos in Portland.

A Show of Heads

Deadline August 31, 2018

A SHOW OF HEADS is an international, thematic group exhibition curated and hosted by the Limner Gallery October 18 – November 10, 2018. The exhibition is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head and is open for entry to all artists working in any media. Artists may submit portraiture, partial, composite or […]

Eco-connectivity Exhibits Berlin, Humboldt University

Deadline August 31, 2018

Art Science Exhibits in partnership with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin’s Thaer-Institut & Campus Nord & Science Branch Libraries Extended Deadline! ​Artist Call Out: ​Eco-connectivity Exhibitions opening Nov. 1st, 2018 for ​Berlin Science Week ​ International artists working within a wide range of eco thematics – be it biomimicry, climate change, water systems, agriculture, manipulation, modification, pollution […]

Black and White – A group Art Exhibition

Deadline September 01, 2018

CALL TO ARTISTS!! Artist & Craftsman Supply in North Portland has a gallery wall just waiting to be filled with local art! We are holding a call for artists at our North Portland location for a month-long group show. This month’s theme is titled “Black and White”. We are accepting artwork submissions based in black, […]

The First Friday Street Exhibition is looking for artists!

Deadline September 01, 2018

Located in Portland’s vibrant East Side Arts District, the First Friday Art Walk takes place on the first Friday evening of every month from 6-9 pm. Offering a gateway into Portland’s thriving arts culture, First Friday PDX includes more than 23 independent galleries, shops, and studios. The First Friday Street Exhibition takes place from May […]

Umpqua Plein Air 2018

Deadline September 01, 2018

UVAA’s Umpqua Plein Air is a three-day annual painting event and competition for artists working en plein air. During the event, artists will capture Douglas County’s wild and stunning landscapes including the breathtaking, emerald waters of the North Umpqua River and the peaceful, golden hills at Doc Bailey’s Farm. Cash prizes offered, along with 40 […]

Call for Proposals at Carnation Contemporary

Deadline September 01, 2018

We’d love to show your work at Carnation! Carnation Contemporary is accepting proposals for a small group exhibition of 3 or more artists to be exhibited in our gallery for the month of December 2018. The exhibition will run December 1-23 with an opening reception on Saturday, December 1st in conjunction with the opening of […]

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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