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!

Julius Baer Next Generation Art Prize

Artists From India, Greater China, and Southeast Asia Aged 21 – 40

The second edition of the Prize invites applications from artists who work in digital mediums. Six selected artists will win USD 10,000 and enrollment into a virtual Art x Tech Accelerator Programme.

Award

27th November

online exhibitions, online art

BBA Artist Prize

Artist Aged 18 And Abovekk

The open call invites submissions across multiple mediums, one participant can submit five artworks maximum. Selected artists will get an opportunity to showcase their artworks in an exhibition in Berlin.

Award

9th January

online exhibitions, online art

IFA-IFP Creative and Scholarly Projects

Curators, Artists, Researchers, Writers, Creative Practitioners And Scholars

India Foundation for the Arts in collaboration with French Institute of Pondicherry seeks applications for creative and scholarly projects under its Archives and Museums programme. The projects are envisioned for a period of one year.

Open Call

26th November

online exhibitions, online art

Project 560: Curated Artistic Engagements, India Foundation for the Arts (IFA)

Independent Curators and Artists

The open call seeks to implement public and curatorial engagements on Bangalore that encourage to re-imagine the city through arts and culture.

Open Call

Year round

online exhibitions, online art

Generator Co-operative Art Production Fund

Visual Artists

Experimenter invites applications for a co-operative art production fund. Initiated to be a 'growth ladder' for artists, it will provide a stimulus of funds for completion or basic financial support for the continuation of their practices.

Open Call

Ongoing

online exhibitions, online art

Ami Arts Festival, Open Call

Artists

Brought by KCC and supported by CSR initiative of Emami, young emerging artists are invited to submit their works for the upcoming art festival based on the post-pandemic future of art and the hopefulness surrounding it.

Open Call

Ongoing

online exhibitions, online art

Open Call for Art Writers, Museum of Art & Photography

Writers

Museum of Art & Photography invites articles for their curated section from art writers, pieces that focus on unheard stories of Indian art and culture.

Open Call

Ongoing

online exhibitions, online art

Open Call

NYC-based artists

The Shed invites applications for it's inaugural year program, Open Call, a large-scale commissioning program for early-career NYC-based artists. The program would provide a commissioning fee depending on the scale of the participant's project, production support, and resources to further nurture their practices and expand their audiences.

Open Call

Ongoing

online exhibitions, online art

FICA Public Art Grant 2022

Individuals And Collectives Based In India

The grant invites proposals for art projects that can be sited and staged in the public domain.

Grant

01st December

online exhibitions, online art

E Grant, Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, New York

Artists

Based in New York, the Foundation offers grants to individual visual artists through two programs: an annual Individual Support Grant and a separate program to assist visual artists in cases of catastrophic events through an Emergency Grant program.

Grant

Year round

online exhibitions, online art