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!

Tactile Artworks, Museum of Art & Photography

Artists (Individuals/Groups)

The open call invites tactile responses to 6 artworks in the museum’s collection which will be showcased as part of MAP’s inaugural exhibition 'Visible/Invisible: Representation of Women in Art'.

Open Call

18th July

online exhibitions, online art

Gender Bender 2022, Sandbox Collective

Individuals or Collectives

The project by Sandbox Collective, supported by the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, invites submissions of new and original artworks that re-examine the idea of gender.

Open Call

15th August

online exhibitions, online art

Emerging Artists Award (EAA+), Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art

Artists Aged 18-35

The award is a collective forum that seeks to support 10 art practitioners through a financial grant, a mentorship programme and an exhibitory component. It is in collaboration with the Mrinalini Mukherjee Foundation.

Award

25th July

online exhibitions, online art

Communities of Choice, Chennai Photo Biennale Foundation

Resident photographers and lens-based multimedia artists from India and Wales

The foundation invites artists and collectives to develop creative expressions on themes of belonging and inclusions.

Open Call

01st August

online exhibitions, online art

An Urgent Situation: Rethinking Tourism through Architecture, Art and Community, PRAKSIS

Artists

The second phase of the online residency focuses on the conceptual and physical development of Samong Haven Bali, a culture centre presently in development in rural North-West Bali, Indonesia.

Residency

04th August

online exhibitions, online art

The Niche: Path, Dovetail Magazine

Artists Aged 18 and Above

The open call invites submissions of contemporary visual art for the inaugural group exhibition in the Niche (magazine’s online publication-meets-exhibition space) on the theme 'path'.

Open Call

31st July

online exhibitions, online art

Fluid Time, Independent & Image Art Space (Chongqing, China)

Artists

The open call invites submissions for its online exhibition themed 'Fluid Time'. There are no restrictions on the art medium, size, year of production, artist age, or nationality.

Open Call

31st July

online exhibitions, online art

Immerse, Storiculture

Artists and Creators

The open call seeks to help artists and creators explore the world of VR, AR, XR, live installations, performing arts and so on, through a series of workshops and curated meetings.

Open Call

05th July

online exhibitions, online art

Roots, See | Me

Artists

The open call invites entries on the theme 'roots'. Applicants are requested to supplement their artworks with a written statement. Entries can include: painting, photography, mixed media, sculpture, NFT’s and so on.

Open Call

31st July

online exhibitions, online art

Uncode Documentary Fellowships, Rough Edges

Filmmakers

The open call invites proposals for documentary films that explore and make visible the diverse, lived experiences and expressions of gender and sexuality, across identities and locations.

Open Call

10th July

online exhibitions, online art