Artist Opportunity Bulletin

A service for professional contemporary Caribbean-based artists searching for competitions, exhibitions or residencies.


The Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) Production Programme

When : March 2018
Where : Sharjah
Application Deadline : 15th January 2018

The Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) Production Programme broadens the possibilities for the production of art in the MENASA region through a commitment to support innovation and excellence in artistic practice by encouraging risk and experimentation. This commitment places artists at the core of the Foundation’s mission by offering grants and professional support for the realisation of projects selected from an open call for proposals.

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Guttenberg Arts Space & Time Artist Residencies Open Call

When : SUMMER RESIDENCY IS MAY 3RD - AUGUST 3RD 2018 FALL RESIDENCY IS SEPTEMBER 6TH - DECEMBER 6TH 2018
Where : Guttenburg, New Jersey
Application Deadline : Sunday, November 19th, 2017 at Midnight.

Guttenberg Arts is committed to supporting artists of diverse cultural, sexual, and ethnic backgrounds. Guttenberg Arts does not discriminate based on age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, or ability/disability of artists, and welcomes work whose content reflects the lived experiences of the applicants. You must be 25 years old or older and not currently enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate degree program.

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Positions available at School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Where : Chicago
Application Deadline : various

FULL-TIME FACULTY POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT THE SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO The School of the Art Institute of Chicago is seeking candidates for full-time faculty positions in the following departments: Contemporary Practices Ceramics Fiber and Material Studies Liberal Arts Visual Communication Design

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Apexart exhibition proposals

When : 2018-2019
Where : New York
Application Deadline : October 31 2017

Three top rated proposals will become exhibitions presented at apexart in New York City as part of its 2018-2019 program season. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience level, art world involvement, and location, are invited to submit ideas online. There are no fees associated.

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100 Sculptors of Tomorrow

When : 2018
Where : Publication
Application Deadline : 30th November 2017

100 SCULPTORS OF TOMORROW will be an insightful, diverse, and inspiring survey of emerging and unknown talent working in the field of sculpture, selected by a distinguished and knowledgeable panel of international jurors, and will be the culmination of a major undertaking to identify the 100 most exciting, up-and-coming sculptors presently at work. It is the follow-up to the groundbreaking and highly-regarded publication 100 PAINTERS OF TOMORROW, which went on to launch many artists' careers and is still a leading resource on some of the most important young painters working internationally today.

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Displaced Artists Fund

Where : Vermont
Application Deadline : Rolling

Vermont Studio Center’s Displaced Artists Fund exists to assist visual artists and writers displaced due to natural disasters, climate change, or political turmoil or threat by providing residencies in a safe and supportive community of creative peers.

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Arte Laguna Prize

When : March 2018
Where : Venice, Italy
Application Deadline : 16 November

The Arte Laguna Prize is an international art competition aimed at promoting and enhancing contemporary art. The contest stands out in the global art scene for the variety of its partnerships and opportunities offered to artists, and is recognized worldwide as a real springboard for the artists’ career.

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Fresh Milk Art Resiency

When : Rolling deadline for a number of slots
Where : Barbados
Application Deadline : Rolling

Fresh Milk supports excellence in the visual arts through residencies and programmes that provide Caribbean artists with opportunities for development and foster a thriving art community. Our mission is to nurture, empower and connect Caribbean artists, raise regional awareness about contemporary arts and provide global opportunities for growth, excellence and success.

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The Palimpsest Project

When : Rolling deadline for several slots
Where : Buenos Aires
Application Deadline : Rolling deadline

The Palimpsest Project is an International Project/worlk in progress that we started developing along 2014 based in the mural that the Colombian artist Felipe Garcia painted in our terrace during his residency in 2013. Within this project, Fundación 'ace para el Arte Contemporáneo invites artists to apply for Palimpsest [4], the fourth session of a collaborative project which will take place in 'ace's terrace.

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The Working Artist Purchase Award

Application Deadline : rolling

Each month we offer a small art purchase award to help serious artists keep working. Our award is open worldwide to all visual artists, including but not limited to those working in traditional styles, ie., painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, glass, or with digital/new media, installation, photography and film/video.

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