Resources

As part of our effort to support the arts & culture community impacted by COVID-19, please visit our Emergency Relief, Donate and Relief Resource Listings.

Announcements

The RACC Announcement page consists of all entries which RACC posts on its website on a daily basis – including all artist opportunities like grants, jobs, calls to artists, etc. Other entries might include important media stories on the arts, advocacy alerts, or general news from the art community.

To submit an opportunity or other notice, use our submission form.

Entries below are listed in date posted order, starting with the most recent.

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

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

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

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

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 […]

Granite Falls City Artist in Residence

The City of Granite Falls and the Department of Public Transformation have launched the Granite Falls City Artist in Residence (CAIR) program – the first of its kind in a town of our size in the country – fostering cultural work that sits at the intersection of civic, social, and place-based practice in a rural […]

Large Movement/Education Studio

Alberta Abbey located west of MLK on Alberta St. in Northeast Portland is an arts and event center focused on equitable and affordable opportunities for learning, sharing, and creating. Available in April, this 707 sqft space features North-facing windows, a storage closet, and lots of open space to work and collaborate! Original wood flooring, high […]

Mid-size Craft/Production Studio

Alberta Abbey located west of MLK on Alberta St. in Northeast Portland is an arts and event center focused on equitable and affordable opportunities for learning, sharing, and creating. Available in April, this 210 sqft space features a built-in workbench, sturdy concrete flooring and plenty of wall outlets for additional lighting, tools, or other equipment. […]

Animals Art Contest

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 […]

Animals Art Contest

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 […]

Painting Forest

Art is a living thing. Artists plant the seeds of Art, and the audience cultivates Art’s growth. A Forest for the Trees is an exhibit of freestanding art works that form a veritable forest of art within the gallery. Artwork is both figuratively and physically “off the wall,” and seemingly growing on the floor throughout […]

2020/2021 PlatteForum Artist Residency

PlatteForum, a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization, is an award-winning and innovative arts, youth-development, and artist-in-residence program in Denver that teams under-resourced youth with professional artists in intensive, structured, and long-term creative learning environments. Youth work side by side with resident artists to collaboratively plan, produce, and exhibit a body of work in an environment in […]

Autistic Community Activity Program Summer Assistants

We are currently hiring 1:1 assistants for our 2020 summer program. Bring your unique skills to work in an active and engaging environment that allows you to serve the community, explore Portland, and help individuals with autism build lasting life skills! We carefully review the personal goals and individual support plans for each participant and […]

LATINX PDX

The Multnomah Arts Center (MAC) is proud to announce LATINX PDX – a juried competition for all Latinx artists. Featuring a multitalented group of jurors; Gene Flores (visual artist), Chariti Montez (performing artists), and Ivonne Saed (literary artists), works will be selected from both established and emerging artists. There is no entry fee to apply. […]

Text/ile

Fiber, needle, thread, paint, wood, word, rock, canvas, paper, charcoal, thought, belief, ink and brush: that which weaves us together. In this very uncertain and deeply isolating crisis, Gallery 114 is encouraging artists to share their work with the community through the process of weaving together our thoughts, feelings and spirit. As an on line […]

Our Body Art Call

Photography and Art Call Issue Twelve is all about Our Body, Identity and Experience. We are looking at Body, Anatomy and Form. This artist call simply seeks artists and photographers exploring the human form, it is something we as a species are constantly fascinated by whether in cave paintings or the modern day selfie we […]

Seattle Together: Creating the Future, Portable Works Call

Seattle Together: Creating the Future – Public Art Portable Works Purchase The City of Seattle owns over 3,000 artworks in its Civic Art Collection and has been collecting for over 40 years. The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle City Light (SCL) invites artists to submit images of two-dimensional artwork and wall hanging […]

Call for Artists: Social Distancing Artist Residency

Call for Artists: Social Distancing Residency I am a Brooklyn based artist and alumna of PSU, whose own artwork centers around social connections, solitude, loneliness, and familial bonds. I am seeking artists who are interested in collaborating on an evolving, artist-driven idea I am calling the Social Distancing Artist Residency. As the COVID-19 pandemic develops […]

Portland Area Artist Emergency Relief Fund

This fund is currently for freelance/independent artists residing in the Portland tri-county area only, including Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington. This fund is not for arts organizations or nonprofits.

Packard Group National Exhibition (Updated)

The Packard Group National Exhibition will provide artists the opportunity to display their art at No. 7 Center in Vermillion, SD. This exhibition will be curated by Klaire A. Lockheart, and all entries that follow the guidelines will be included in the show. The deadline for entry and exhibition dates are rescheduled due to the […]

International Art Competition Colors

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 3rd “Colors” 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. In this open subject competition the Colors theme is with a concentration of color. Artworks with one color […]