National and International Artist’s Calls

National Artists Calls By Date

NEW! OUTDOOR SCULPTURE COMPETITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Wayne State College; Location: Wayne, NE; Opportunity Type: Honorarium/Exhibition (Sculpture); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/1/2019 (Posted 4/29/2019)

NEW! SCULPTURE TOUR; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: West Virginia University; Location: Morgantown, WV; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition (Sculpture); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/1/2019; Application Fee: $20 (Posted 4/29/2019)

OX-BOW RESIDENCIES AND FELLOWSHIPS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Ox-Bow School of Art and Artist Residency; Location: Suagatuck, MI; Opportunity Type: Residence/Fellowship; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/1/2019; Application Fee:  (Posted 3/30/2019) 

NEW! SIGHTLINES 2019-2020; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: South Bend Museum for Art; Location: South Bend, IN; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/12/2019; Application Fee: $10 (Posted 4/29/2019)

DOROTHEA LANGE-PUAL TAYLOR PRIZE; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Duke University; Location: Durham, NC; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition (Writing and Photography; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/15/2019; Application Fee: $70 (Posted 2/22/2019)

SPRING+SUMMER 2020 ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE OPEN CALL; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Artwork Archive; Location: Omaha, NE; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/17/2019; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 3/30/2019)

NEW! SMALL WORKS SUMMER 2019; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: National association of Women Artists; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/23/2019; Application Fee: $50 (Posted 4/29/2019)

PATTERNS OF INFLUENCE; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: The Painting Center; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/25/2019; Application Fee: $40 (Posted 3/30/2019)

22ND INTERNATIONAL OPEN; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Woman Made Gallery; Location: Chicago, IL; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/28/2019; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 3/30/2019)

NEW! EXPLORING ASPECTS OF WAR IN AND THROUGH THE VISUAL ARTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Northern Illinois University Art Museum, College of Visual and Performing Arts; Location: DeFalb, IL; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 5/31/2019 (Posted 4/29/2019)

NEW! POWER – 15TH ANNUAL BEYOND THE BARREL EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Niagera Arts and Cultural Center; Location: Niagara Falls, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/1/2019; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 4/29/2019)

NEW! 2019 EMERGING ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Garden Gallery, Niagara Arts and Cultural Center; Location: Niagara Falls, NY; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/1/2019; Application Fee: $10 (Posted 4/29/2019)

2020 SITE-SPECIFIC ARTIST INSTALLATION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Eastern State Penitentiary; Location: Philadelphia, PA; Opportunity Type: Public Art; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/12/2019  (Posted 2/22/2019)

NEW! UNCONTAINED: FILL THE VOID USING RECYCLED MATERIALS TO MAKE ART; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Alliance for the Arts; Location: Fort Myers, FL; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/14/2019; Application Fee: $20 (Posted 4/29/2019)

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)

NO DEAD ARTIST INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY ART; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Jonathan Ferara Gallery; Location: New Orleans, LA; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/17/2019; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 3/30/2019)

NEW! 29TH ‘BEST OF AMERICA’ NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, Montgomery Lee Fine Art; Location: West Palm Beach, FL; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 6/23/2019; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 4/29/2019)

VOICES; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Frieda for Generations; Location: Philadelphia, PA; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 7/15/2019; Application Fee: $25 (Posted 2/22/2019)

REMEMBERING 1619; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Equal Justice Society; Location: San Francisco, CA; Opportunity Type: Donation to “Equal Justice Society One Day Exhibition; Eligibility: Residents of California; Application Deadline: 7/25/2019 (Posted 3/19/2019)

PAPER WEST: 2ND NATIONAL WORKS ON PAPER EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: University of Utah; Location: Salt Lake City, UT; Opportunity Type: Award/Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 7/26/2019; Application Fee: $22.50 (Posted 3/21/2019)

SACI ALUMNI ART EXHIBITION; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Studio Arts College International; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Exhibition; Eligibility: National (Alumin of SACI); Application Deadline: 9/1/2019; Application Fee: $30 (Posted 2/22/2019)

A.I.R. Studio Paducak; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: A.I.R. Studio; Location: Paducak, KY; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 10/12/2019; Application Fee: $25 (there is a cost for rent)  (Posted 1/13/2019)


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)

NEW! BUFFALO ARTS STUDIO OPEN CALL FOR WORK; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Buffalo Arts Studio; Location: New York, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open (Posted 4/29/2019)

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)

NEW! EL MUSEO OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: El Museo; Location: Buffalo, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open (Posted 4/29/2019)

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)

NEW! MUSEjar CALL FOR FEATURED ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: MUSEjar; Location: Aurora, NY; Opportunity Type: Solo Exhibition; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open (Posted 4/29/2019)

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)

HAGERSMITH DESIGN PA; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Visual Arts Center; Location: Raleigh, NC; Opportunity Type: Exhibition Space/monthly compensation of $50 (Duration 2 months); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open (Posted 3/30/2019)

DOCK 1053; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Visual Arts Center; Location: Raleigh, NC; Opportunity Type: Exhibition Space/monthly compensation of $180 (Duration 3 months); Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open  (Posted 3/30/2019)

NOVOZYMES; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Visual Arts Center; Location: Raleigh, NC; Opportunity Type: Exhibition Space/ compensation of $1000 divided among number of artist per piece; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: Open (Posted 3/30/2019)


International Artist’s Calls

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)

ARTNOISE ARTIST RESIDENCY; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: ArtNoise; Location: Lagos, Nigeria; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: National; Application Deadline: 3/29/2019; Application Fee: $35 (Posted 2/22/2019)

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)

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 INTERNATIONAL

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)

MADRID, HAVANA AND TRINIDAD, CUBA RESIDENCIES; VIEW MORE INFO; Organization: Roostergnn Global News Networks; Location: Madrid, Spain; Opportunity Type: Residency; Eligibility: International; Application Deadline: Rolling; Application Fee: None (Housing Fee upon Acceptance applies)  (Posted 2/22/2019)