open calls: twice annually, for an opportunity to exhibit
in New York City
A searchable database and magazine that lists local and national
juried artist competitions, grants, call for submissions, art
jobs, art festivals, residencies, fellowships, & more.
A monthly newsletter (via email or paper) with several hundred
announcements every month.
on the River: annual sculpture exhibit in Dubuque. Selected
receive $1,500 for displaying their artwork for one year.
Arts Council: publishes a free monthly newsletter
with opportunities for artists.
for Entry: CaFÉ calls for entry. You can maintain
a portfolio of your work and apply to artist opportunities nationwide.
Some calls have a fee, some are free to apply.
Sculpture International: promotes the sculpture community,
and maintains a list of opportunities for artists (some require
membership to CSI).
Art Foundation: non profit forum for contemporary artists.
Art: opportunities offered through the New York City's
Department of Transportation
Center: focuses on the exhibition of drawings.
State Penitentiary: installations in an old penitentiary
in Philadelphia. Focus is on the history of the site, and criminal
information about community festivals, including film, visual
arts, music, and other cultural events
Center for Arts and Learning: offers diverse programs
to artists of Queens and greater metropolitan area.
lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
Taipei: application to exhibit your work at the Museum
of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan.
Arts and Design: list of all the upcoming calls for artists
for New York City's MTA system (open to all artists)
probably the best site for New York Artists. You will find lists
of jobs, opportunities, grants and residencies, and useful articles
for working artists.
NY State Council on the Arts. Offers grants to organizations,
and a great resources section with lists of very useful websites.
Art Ways: opportunities to apply for a solo show (stipend
included) in Hartford, CT
digital art institution through the New Museum in NYC. Offers
commissions, micro-grants, and exhibition opportunities for web-based
Island Arts: council for the arts for Staten Islands.
Maintains a list of opportunities for artists
Art List: Monthly e-Newsletter and searchable database
listing upcoming Art Contests, Art Competitions, and Opportunities
for visual artists and photographers.
Laundromat Project: promotes a series of programs for
artists and communities of color.
find opportunities for public art commissions. Free calls to applications.
Find calls all around the country.