Calls for Artists

Below you'll find user-submitted links to local organizations that host calls for artists within the Gateway Arts District as well as a listing of regional and national resources


"A Boy and His Dog" by Valerie Theberge | Credit: Art in Public Places



Local within the Gateway Arts District

The Gateway Arts District is comprised of the four municipalities of Hyattsville, Brentwood, North Brentwood, and Mount Rainier. Within each city/town, there are multiple galleries, studios and organizations curate great work at each of their spaces.

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Storm Drain Painting, credit: Anacostia Watershed Society

Regional and National Calls

  • Maryland Art Place Resource Bulletin - Updated on a weekly basis and maintains hundreds of listings of arts opportunities, organized by subject and deadline date.
  • - Aarea arts collective aintains an online forum of announcements
  • - Call for Entry, Visual Arts Print and Web Publication
  • SideArts - Local and international exhibitions, vendor events, competitions, RFPS and grants
  • Professional Artist Magazine - The only magazine dedicated exclusively to proividing independent visual artists from all disciplines with the information they need to make a lviing with their art. Formerly known as Art Calendar, Professional Artist has served the art community by delivering practical advice on a myriad of subjects.
  • FIND ART Bank - At FIND ART, all the groundwork has been done for you, so that you can access as many artists as you require, and the kind that you need. FIND ART distributes announcements to thousands within the arts community.
  • ArtDeadline.Com - Artist Income and Exhibition Opportunities; searchable database and resources for artists seeking juried exhibitions, grants
  • The Art List  - Online database lists thousands or featured art contests, photography calls, etc.
  • EntryThingy For Artists - List of Current Calls for Entry
  • ArtShow - Art Competitions, Contests, and Juried Exhibitions
  • The Art Guide | Entry Calls
  • Art and Art



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