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.

Call for Artists: North Ridge Country Club Art Gala

The North Ridge Country Club Art Society wishes to promote art and area artists, while also developing increased art appreciation within its membership. The NRCC Art Society continues to expand the permanent art collection in the clubhouse for members …

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November 5, 2018 - January 20, 2019

Call to Artists: All for NC Fellowship

The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation (ZSR) is seeking to invest directly in young innovators, change makers, visionaries, entrepreneurs and risk takers between the ages of 21 and 35 with bold ideas for how to make a difference in North Carolina and its com …

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December 14, 2018 - January 25, 2019

Call for Artists: Gateway Arts Center Member Show

February 8 – March 15 Opening Reception: Friday, February 8th | 5:30 – 7:30 pm Gateway Arts Center ELIGIBILITY: Open to all artists 16 or older. We accept only Original work in any medium not shown previously at Gateway. Entry fee is non-refundable. Tw …

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November 1, 2018 - January 26, 2019

Call for Artists: Art in the Heart of Hillsborough

The 11th Annual Art in the Heart of Hillsborough Craft Show is coming in the spring of 2019! We are excited to announce the call for artists is officially open for our juried art show offering original artwork and quality handcrafted items. This event …

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December 14, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Call for Artists: Tuscaloosa Public Art Project

Overview: Hudson-Poole Fine Jewelers, a privately-owned local business, in conjunction with the Arts and Humanities Council of Tuscaloosa is seeking an already completed work of public sculpture for a two-year lease to be installed in front of the stor …

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December 14, 2018 - February 1, 2019

Call for Artists: Center for Craft Curatorial Fellowship

2020 Curatorial Fellowship Deadline: February 8, 2019 at 5pm EST The Curatorial Fellowship is a yearlong program created to give emerging craft curators a platform to explore and test new ideas about craft. Three Curatorial Fellows will be selected to …

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November 5, 2018 - February 8, 2019

Grant Opportunity: Center for Craft Materials-Based Research Grant

2019 Materials-Based Research Grant Deadline: February 8, 2019 at 5pm EST The Materials-Based Research Grant is an award of up to $15,000 granted to interdisciplinary teams of researchers for an 18-month grant period. The goal of this grant is to encou …

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November 5, 2018 - February 8, 2019

Call for Artists: Family Members 2019

Art-Competition.net is proud to announce the Art Call “Family Members 2019”. There will be 5 Winners and 10 Honorable Mentions. This competition is open to all artists and photographers worldwide. The participant can submit any still art medium, includ …

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January 18, 2019 - February 11, 2019

Call for Artists: Brickscape Artist Residency & Exhibition

Brickscape is an artist residency and exhibition that celebrates the history and culture of Charleston, WV and the surrounding area by inviting local and national artists to create immersive and interactive installation art in underutilized historical …

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December 14, 2018 - February 15, 2019

Call to Photographers: Blue Ridge Arts Center Photography Exhibition

This is a national juried photography exhibition. Show opens on March 15, 2019 and closes on April 25. The Blue Ridge Arts Center Photography Exhibition is open to all photographers in the United States. This exhibit is held in the Blue Ridge Arts Cent …

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January 11, 2019 - February 16, 2019

Call for Artists: Mural in Tuscaloosa, AL

Egan’s Bar, a longtime bar in Tuscaloosa in conjunction with Buffalo Rock Pepsi and the Arts and Humanities Council of Tuscaloosa are seeking proposals from artists or artist teams for the commission of a site specific outdoor mural to be installed on …

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December 14, 2018 - March 1, 2019

Call for Artists: Performing Arts Touring Grants

Funds up to $7,500 to support organizations presenting out-of-state, Southern performers. Deadline: March 4, 2019 The Performing Arts Touring grant program is an opportunity for presenting arts organizations in South Arts’ nine-state region to receive …

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December 5, 2018 - March 4, 2019

Call for Artists: Abstract 2019

Art-Competition.net is proud to announce the international art call for an exhibition and Fine Art Grant “Abstract 2019”. For this group exhibition, the curators are seeking art of any subject created as abstraction. Twenty artists will be selected for …

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January 18, 2019 - March 4, 2019

Call for Artists: 2019 National Prize Show

2019 National Prize Show Juried by Camilo Alvarez and Steve Locke About the National Prize Show: Over the course of 17 exhibits, the Cambridge Art Association’s National Prize Show has featured work by over 1,500 contemporary American artists. Past art …

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January 18, 2019 - March 11, 2019

Call for Artists: Music Video Asheville

Last year, 80+ local musicians and filmmakers submitted their Music Videos for consideration in this growing event. Twenty seven videos were selected to be shown at the sold out screening making them eligible for awards and prizes. Prizes for winners w …

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January 11, 2019 - March 19, 2019

Call for Artists: Hot Works Orchard Lake Fine Art Show

Event Summary: Hot Works 17th annual Orchard Lake Fine Art Show July 27 & 28, 2019 is in the heART of West Bloomfield, MI. Voted one of Sunshine Artist’s top 100 art shows in America–10 years in a row & has won many awards from MI Festivals …

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December 14, 2018 - April 3, 2019

Call for Writers: Literary Arts Touring Grants

Funds up to $2,500 to support organizations presenting out-of-state, Southern writers. Deadline: May 1, 2019 The Literary Arts Touring grant program offers presenting organizations the opportunity to receive financial support to engage Southern writers …

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December 5, 2018 - May 1, 2019

Call for Artists: Sunny Art Prize 2019

The Prize The Sunny Art Prize is the first program outside of museological institutions that envisions the decentralisation of the art world as a way to broaden the horizons of both artists and the communities they engage with. The Prize is organised a …

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November 12, 2018 - June 30, 2019

Call for Artists: Aesthetica Art Prize

Aesthetica Art Prize is Open for Entries Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wi …

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December 14, 2018 - August 31, 2019

Call to Artists: Monthly Exhibits at Farm Burger

Farm Burger is looking for local artists be featured in monthly art displays! Farm Burger, a local based casual dining restaurant, is seeking local artists to be featured in their monthly art displays. The artist receives 100% of sales from art proceed …

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January 11, 2019 - January 1, 2020