Calls for Artists

Since launching in 2005, Chicago Artists Resource has been committed to sustaining vibrant and accessible artistic communities through our online platform. In the 2016 - 2017 Fiscal Year, CAR was visited 1,789,806 times, with 1,255,298 unique sessions. CAR has 13,491 Facebook fans and 5,977 Twitter followers. Every job posting, call for artists, and event posting reaches nearly 80,000 users each month in the vibrant artistic community of the Chicago region and nationally. If you are making a post today, we ask that you donate the following suggested amounts. Featured Listings are posted above the general listings and featured on every page.

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Search for specific calls for artists by entering keywords and/or choosing from the lists of types, locations, deadline types and disciplines and then clicking "Submit." The default results list all current calls sorted by the date it was posted to the site. CAR will delete any posts that violate an artist's or organization's copyright.

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Top Opportunities

Title Call Type Deadline Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Request for Qualifications: Lakeview Public Art Program Public Art Ongoing 07/01/2018 04/17/2018
Activate! Chicago Public Space | Call for Placemaking Partners Public Art Ongoing 09/01/2018 03/23/2018
Title Call Type Deadline Posted onsort ascending
Solo Exhibition Celebrating Chicago Performance in the Gold Coast-Production Costs Covered Exhibitions 06/02/2018 05/22/2018
Comedians Needed for Fundraising Event - Paid Gig Auditions 08/24/2018 05/22/2018
Nightshade Auditions 06/04/2018 05/21/2018
City Lit's Art of Adaptation Festival: seeking director and four actors Auditions 06/02/2018 05/20/2018
Actor/Directors/Playwrights/Theatre Artists Needed for Social Justice Workshop Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/03/2018 05/17/2018
Call for artists- Multidisciplinary art retreat in Portugal Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 10/31/2018 05/09/2018
Juneteenth-- A Day to Remember Exhibitions 06/01/2018 05/08/2018
Starved Rock art installation for yoga ladies day-treat Expos, Fairs, Festivals 06/01/2018 05/08/2018
Animator Collaborators 08/05/2018 05/07/2018
Looking for Installation and Visual Artists!! Expos, Fairs, Festivals 08/31/2018 05/07/2018
CABARET SHOWCASE AUDITION Auditions 06/03/2018 05/05/2018
FOOTLOOSE auditions Auditions 06/01/2018 05/03/2018
Visitor Center Artist Camp Residency Residencies, Workshops, Exchanges 06/01/2018 05/01/2018
SUMMER INTENSIVE Public Art 07/01/2018 04/30/2018
****Open Casting Call for ASMR Artists! Both In-Person and Skype!**** Auditions 07/29/2018 04/30/2018
Actors / Storytellers Needed to Lead Tours Auditions 06/30/2018 04/30/2018
Assistant Announcer - Wheaton Municipal Band Auditions 05/28/2018 04/26/2018
2018 Segway Tour Guide Open Positions Auditions 07/25/2018 04/26/2018
Grants to Individual Artists for Creative Endeavors in the Literary, Performing and Visual Arts Awards, Grants, Fellowships 05/24/2018 04/22/2018


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