Artist Opportunities

If you’re an artist looking for opportunities, this page is definitely for you. From open calls and artist grants to artist residency opportunities, awards and workshops, this curated selection of available resources helps artists who are at different stages of their careers take their practice to the next level.

Browse through our selection of opportunities to take your pick!

The New Craftsmen and Cockpit Award, London

Visual Artists

The New Craftsmen and Cockpit Awards invites creative, early-career makers to take up the opportunity of a three-year programme that includes a funded studio space in London, financial and practical support, as well as guidance and mentoring.

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Grants
28th May

Artwork Archive's Art Business Accelerator Grant, Artwork Archive, Denver

Artists

Artwork Archive's Art Business Accelerator Grant provides visual artists with unrestricted funds, resources, and a curriculum to help establish, grow and manage their art careers. Globally Applicable.

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Grants
14th May

Productions-Arts Practice programme, India Foundation for the Arts.

Visual Artists, Performance artists, Curators, Poets, Novelists, Playwrights

The Arts Practice programme by IFA seeks to implement projects where artists expand their present range of practices in new directions. The applicants should attempt question the accepted conventions, push new frontiers in content, form and medium, explore new modes of engagement with space, audience and communities, foregrounding a spirit of experimentation.

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Grants
17th May

Serendipity Arts Foundation, New Delhi

Visual Art Practitioners

Serendipity Arts Foundation announces an Open Call for two collectives, groups, duos, or collaborations among visual artists to develop a project adapted to the digital space with funding up to 1 lakh per project. Projects have to interdisciplinary in nature and will be hosted on the Serendipity Arts Virtual site/domain.

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Grants
17th May

Kolkata Centre for Creativity, Kolkata

Artists, Dancers, Theatre Practioners, Poets, Musicians

Kolkata Centre for Creativity (KCC) in association with Sappho for Equality and supported by British Council is inviting submission of works by multi-disciplinary artists who will explore the queer narratives in arts.

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Open Call
15th May

Bangiya Kala Kendra, Mumbai

Artists, Photographers, Graphic Designers

Bangiya Kala Kendra calls for visual artists, graphic designers and photographers to send in submissions for the upcoming exhibition where selected artists will get to showcase and sell their works.

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Open Call
23rd May

Sunny Art Prize 2021, Sunny Art Centre, London

Visual Artists

This fine art competition in the UK is a global platform offering art opportunities to emerging and established artists to showcase their artworks internationally.

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Open Call
30th June 2021

ArtMaze Magazine

Visual Artists

ArtMaze Magazine invites artists based worldwide to submit works in any visual medium. Selected artists will receive a two-page spread in the print magazine including bio, statement, website and 2-5 featured artworks.

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Open Call
20th May

Proposals for Virtual Museum of Kodava Heritage and Culture, India Foundation for the Arts.

Curators

India Foundation for the Arts (IFA) invites proposals from applicants for setting up an interactive Virtual Museum of Kodava Heritage and Culture as a special initiative under its Arts Services. IFA will select from among these proposals and together with the applicant manage the creation of this online space.

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Grants
17th May

Innovate Grants, Globally Applicable

Artists and Photographers

Innovate Grants is now accepting applications from artists and photographers from all genres and the winner will be recognized and featured by the Innovate platform.

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Grants
Ongoing