National and International Artist’s Calls

National Artists Calls By Date

ONISHI PROJECT WINTER GROUP SHOWS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Onishi Project; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Now thru December, 2018; (Posted 8/19/2018)

NEW! DRAWN; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Spiva Center for the Arts; Location: Joplin, MO; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/11/2018; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! BLACK AND WHITE; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: New York Center for Photographic Art; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition (Black and White, also Sepia Photography only); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/11/2018; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 10/26/2018)

NEW! FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Webster Arts; Location: Webster Groves, MO; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/12/2018; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! CHILD’S PLAY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Foundry Art Centre; Location: St. Charles, MO; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/12/2018; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 10/18/2018)

NEW! MLK JR REC CENTER PUBLIC ART; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: City of Denton; Location: Denton, TX; Opportunity Type: Public Art; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/15/2018 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! EXPLORE THIS 15-2019; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Colored Pencil Society of America; Opportunity Type: Award/Online Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/15/2018; Application Fee: $20 (Posted 10/12/2018)

NEW! A BLADE OF GRASS FELLOWSHIP; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: A Blade of Grass; Location: Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Fellowship; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/16/2018 (Posted 10/26/2018)

NEW! UTILITY AN INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF WORKS OF FUNCTIONAL ART; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Manifest; Location: Cincinnati, OH; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/16/2018; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 10/18/2018)

EXPRESSIONS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Webster Art; Location: Webster Groves, MD; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/16/2018; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 9/14/2018)

NEW! 34th Yosemite Renaissance Competition and Exhibition – Call to Artists; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Yosemite Renaissance; Location: Yosemite, CA; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/18/2018; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! WORK IN PROGRESS RESIDENCY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Textile Arts Center; Location: Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Residency (Textiles); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/19/2018; Application Fee: $15 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! SIMILITUDE EXHIBIT OF WORKS EXPLORING PORTRAITURE; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Manifest; Location: Cincinnati, OH; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/20/2018; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 10/18/2018)

NEW! ART ON PAPER; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Site:Brooklyn; Location: Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/26/2018; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! OFFBEAT BIJOUI: Alternative Materials Processes and ideas in Jewelry; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Florida Craft Art; Location: St. Petersburg, FL; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition (Art Fair); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/26/2018; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 10/12/2018)

NEW! CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Site:Brooklyn; Location: Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 11/28/2018; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! DRAWING DISCOURSE, 10TH ANNUAL JURIED INTERNATIONAL DRAWING EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The University of North Carolina Asheville; Location: Asheville, NC; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/2/2018; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! PUSHING PAPER; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Indianapolis Art Center; Location: Indianapolis, IN; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/3/2018; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 10/18/2018)

TIMES END-CALL FOR FUTURIST WORKS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Sweetwater Center for the Arts; Location: Sewickley, PA; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/8/2018; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 9/29/2018)

NEW! EVERYBODY HAS A STORY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Bridge Art Gallery/University of Rochester Medical Center; Location: Rochester, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/15/2018; (Posted 10/18/2018)

NEW! WOMENS CALL: PEN AND BRUSH SOLO EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Pen and Brush; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/31/2018; Application Fee: None (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! HOYT SOLO SHOW; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Arts and Education at the Hoyt; Location: New Castle, PA; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/31/2018; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 10/18/2018)

INDA14 14TH INTERNATIONAL DRAWING ANNUAL; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Manifest Gallery; Location: Cincinnati, OH; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 12/31/2018; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 9/3/2018)

JTHAR RESIDENCY PROGRAM; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Joshua Tree Highland Artist Residency; Location: Venice, CA; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: opens 10/1/2018 thru 1/10/19; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 9/14/2018)

SMACK MELLON MID-CAREER ARTISTS EXHIBITIONS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Smack Mellon; Location: Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo and Group Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: (Date Change) 1/16/2019 and 7/17/2019  (Posted 8/19/2018)

VARIOUS PUBLIC ART CALLS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Americans for the Arts; Locations: Various; Opportunity Type: Public Art; Eligibility: Various; Application Deadline: 1/23/2019, 12/31/2020 (Posted 9/3/2018)

NEW! 10TH BIENNIAL COMPETITION: 2019 ALEXANDER RUTSCH AWARD AND EXHIBIT FOR PAINTING; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Pelham Art Center; Location: Pelham, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 1/25//2019; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 10/26/2018)

NEW! ST JOSEPH SCULPTURE WALK-2019; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Allied Arts Council and the City of St Joseph; Location: St Joseph, MO; Opportunity Type: Public Arts Purchase/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 2/1/2019 (Posted 10/26/2018)

DORA MAAR RESIDENCY FELLOWSHIP; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Museum Fine Arts Houston; Location: Houston, TX; Opportunity Type: Fellowship/Residency; Eligibility: International (Mid-Career Artists); Application Deadline: 2/15/2019 (Posted 8/19/2018)

VERMONT STUDIO CENTRE VISUAL ARTS AND WRITERS FELLOWSHIPS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Vermont Studio Centre; Location: Johnson, VT; Opportunity Type: Fellowship/Residency (with stipend); Eligibility: National (There are several fellowships and most have special restrictions for eligibility please check carefully; Application Deadline: recurring every year 2/15, 6/15 and 10/1; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 6/14/2018)


Open Date Calls

THE AWESOME FOUNDATION CALL FOR APPLICANTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The Awesome Foundation for the Arts and Sciences; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Fellowship/Grant Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: Monthly; Application Fee: Unspecified (Posted 4/25/2017)

CAMH SUBMISSION FOR ARTISTS TO THE MUSEUM; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization(s): Contemporary Arts Museum Houston; Locations: Houston, TX; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadlines: Ongoing (Posted 4/25/2017)

ELIZABETH GREENSFIELDS FOUNDATION GRANTS FOR EMERGING ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The Elizabeth Greensfields Foundation; Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Opportunity Type: Grants; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: Ongoing (posted 4/25/2017)

SUBMISSIONS FOR NEW AND RE-EMERGING OLDER ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization(s):Gallery 307; Locations: New York; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadlines: Open (Posted 4/22/2017)

THE POLLOCK-KRASNER FOUNDATION GRANT PROGRAM; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Grant; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Ongoing (Posted 4/25/2017)

SMACK MELLON MID-CAREER ARTISTS EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization(s): Smack Mellon; Locations: Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: Mid Career (Over 10 Years) and Women Artists; Application Deadlines: Ongoing  (Posted 4/25/2017)

GUGGENHIEM INTERNSHIPS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Solomon R Guggenhiem Museum; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Internship; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Various (Posted 4/25/2017)

STUDIO MUSEUM HARLEM SOLO ART SUBMISSIONS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Studio Museum Harlem; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Quarterly; (4/25/2017)

UNIVERSITY OF SAINT FRANCIS GALLERY AT THE RIALTO CITY CENTER SOLO OR GROUP EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The University of Saint Francis Gallery at the Rialto City Center; Location: Joliet, IL; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Ongoing (4/25/2017)


International Artist’s Calls

Four Calls for Entry SURFACES | SHADOWS | BODIES IN MOTION | PERCEPTIONS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Loosen Art; Location: Rome Italy; Opportunity Type: Exhibition Photography,Digital Graphic, Digital Visual; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: 11/15/2018 | 12/7/2018  (Posted 8/19/2018)

HAUGESUND INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTISTIC RELIEF PRINTING 2019; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Haugesund Gallery; Location: Haugesund, Norway; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: 12/13/2018 (Posted 9/3/2018)

NEW! PENTICTON PUBLIX SCULPTURE EXHIBITION 2019-20; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: City of Penticton; Location: Penticton, B.C., Canada; Opportunity Type: Public Art (Lease); Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: 12/14/2018  (Posted 10/26/2018)

NEW! THEE DAWSON AWARD; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Spark Box Studio; Location: Picton, ON, Canada; Opportunity Type: Award/Residency; Eligibility: North America; Application Deadline: 3/1/2019; Application Fee: $20 (Posted 11/9/2018)

NEW! STUDIO SCHOLARSHIP-2020; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Fondazione Internazionale per la Scultura; Location: Peccia, Switzerland; Opportunity Type: Studio Scholarship; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: 3/31/2019 (Posted 10/26/2018)

NEW! SUNNY ART PRIZE COMPETION AND EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Sunny Art Centre; Location: London, England; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: 6/30/2019; (Posted 11/9/2018)


OPEN DATE CALLS

SKOPART FOUNDATION RESIDENCY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Skopart, The Skopeles Foundation for thee Arts; Location: Skopeles Island, Greek; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: Open  (Posted 11/12/2017)