The Asheville Area Arts Council is pleased to share the following opportunities for artists that have recently been submitted to us. If you have any questions about an opportunity, please contact the listed organization.

The Asheville Area Arts Council does not endorse or recommend any specific opportunities, but provides this list for information only. We encourage artists to research each opportunity thoroughly before applying.

Oskar Blues Brewery Mural – Call for Proposals UPDATED!!!

**UPDATE: After feedback from local visual artists the following call for proposals has been revised. Thank you all for your input!**   Oskar Blues Brewery is seeking project proposals for Western North Carolina artists interested in creating a si …

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February 6, 2017 - March 28, 2017

Wilmington: Then and Now – Call for Artists

The Bellamy Mansion invites all North Carolina artists 18 years of age and older to submit original 2D or 3D artwork to showcase Wilmington’s past and present in the Bellamy Mansion Spring 2017 Art Show and Sale. Submissions The non-refundable entry fe …

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February 16, 2017 - March 31, 2017

Call for Artists – Spring Art Show, Wilmington: Then and Now

Our Spring Art Show, Wilmington: Then and Now, takes place April 5 to May 26. The deadline to submit your artwork is March 31. Be a part of a great show and display (and sell!) your artwork to the public. Details below or email here.  

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February 24, 2017 - March 31, 2017

Program and Arts Administration Internship at Franconia Sculpture Park

Franconia Sculpture Park’s Arts Administration Internship provides ‘hands-on’ immersion in the daily operations of a progressive arts organization located in the scenic St. Croix River Valley, 45 miles NE of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, USA. Franconia pro …

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December 7, 2016 - April 1, 2017

2017 National Juried Exhibition – First Street Gallery

  2017 NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION   Juror: Peter Colon, DC Moore Gallery APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 3   Inquiries: njeinquiries@firststreetgallery.org * 646-336-8053    June 22 – July 15 Open to U.S. resident artists at least 18 yrs. old. Exception: A …

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January 19, 2017 - April 3, 2017

Call for Artists – 2017 NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION

2017 NATIONAL  JURIED EXHIBITION   Juror: Peter Colon, DC Moore Gallery APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 3 Inquiries: njeinquiries@firststreetgallery.org * 646-336-8053 June 22 – July 15 Open to U.S. resident artists at least 18 yrs. old. Exception: Artists …

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February 24, 2017 - April 3, 2017

Annual Orchard Lake Fine Art Show – Call for Artists

Hot Works annual Orchard Lake juried fine and craft show is has been voted in the top 100 best Art Fairs nationwide for the last 10 years! Call for Professional Artists. Artist Applications now being accepted via https://www.zapplication.org/event-info …

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March 2, 2017 - April 3, 2017

Call for Artists – 14th Annual Montford Arts and Music Festival

14th Annual Montford Arts and Music Festival Come, experience and enjoy Asheville’s largest, longest running, single day neighborhood street festival. See for yourself why so many visitors return each year to hear the music, dine on local cuisine, and …

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February 24, 2017 - April 20, 2017

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 4 BRIDGES 2017 ART FESTIVAL

First Tennessee Pavilion * April 21 (Preview Party), 22 & 23, 2017 4 Bridges Arts Festival will return for its 17th year to bring world-class fine art to the region. 4 Bridges is a fully juried show with multiple artist awards. Diversity in media a …

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April 21, 2017 - April 23, 2017

Call for Entries: Knoxville Photo 2017 Exhibition

The Arts & Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville announces a call for photographic works for its fifth annual Knoxville Photo 2017. The national call for entries is open to all artists. This juried exhibition was developed to provide a forum for ar …

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February 16, 2017 - April 23, 2017

The Gallery at Flat Rock’s ‘Art in Bloom’ – Call for Artists

The Gallery at Flat Rock will be hosting their second annual Art in Bloom exhibit over Memorial Weekend. Art in Bloom is a community event and fundraiser for the Open Studio Tour of Henderson County. This four-day event celebrates fine art and craft pa …

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March 2, 2017 - April 23, 2017

AAWS is Now Accepting Entries for Dimensions 2017

The Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, Inc. is now accepting entries for Dimensions 2017 our 53rd annual national juried fine art exhibition! Dimensions was established by AAWS in 1964 to showcase outstanding visual art in two and three-dimensional f …

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March 16, 2017 - April 30, 2017

Call for Artists – 3rd Annual Creative Age Invitational Senior Art Exhibit

3rd Annual Creative Age Invitational Senior Art Exhibit at Grace Ridge Retirement Community WHAT: Grace Ridge Retirement Community in Morganton, NC, is hosting the 3rd Annual Creative Age Invitational Senior Art Exhibit, celebrating ageless creativity …

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February 24, 2017 - May 5, 2017

Professional Development Grants for Artists

ASHEVILLE, NC –The Asheville Area Arts Council (AAAC) is proud to announce the 2017 Professional Development Grant for Artists. These resources will be granted to individuals to attend professional development courses to aid them in reaching their busi …

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December 28, 2016 - May 15, 2017

Artisan Fair of Rocky Mount: Call for Vendors

There is an exciting new artist opportunity in Rocky Mount. In partnership with the Rotary Club, Imperial Center for the Arts and Sciences is presenting a brand new artisan fair on May 20th, 9:00-3:00 (vendor setup is 7:30 – 8:30). The fair is part of …

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March 16, 2017 - May 20, 2017

Xpand Fest – Call for Vendors

Xpand Your Vision, a community organizing non-profit, in partnership with the South Slope Neighborhood Association, invites you to submit to become a local art vendor at the inaugural outdoor street festival, to be held June 10, 2017 from 11 am – 9 pm. …

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March 23, 2017 - May 25, 2017

The Bright Angle Offering Summer Internship

We are seeking an intern who is passionate about ceramics and design to join us this summer at The Bright Angle Handmade Design Studio in Asheville, NC! The applicant should be a hard worker, self-motivated and detail oriented. Ideally, we are looking …

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March 16, 2017 - June 1, 2017

Art on Main: Fine Art/Fine Craft – Call for Artists

We are very excited to announce that the Arts Council of Henderson County will now be hosting their 58th annual Fine Art/Fine Craft Show on Main Street in downtown Hendersonville, NC. With this exciting move, there will be more room for booths, a more …

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May 1, 2017 - June 16, 2017

Development and Arts Administration Internship at Franconia Sculpture Park

Franconia Sculpture Park’s Arts Administration Internship provides ‘hands-on’ immersion in the daily operations of a progressive arts organization located in the scenic St. Croix River Valley, 45 miles NE of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, USA. Franconia pro …

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December 7, 2016 - July 15, 2017

Waterworks Visual Arts Center: Call for North Carolina Artists

Waterworks Visual Arts Center (WVAC) in partnership with The Hurley Park Foundation will present a special juried group exhibition in celebration of the park’s pearl anniversary, The Seasons of Hurley Park: 30 Years. Artists from all over North Carolin …

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March 16, 2017 - October 20, 2017