Opportunities in Cleveland

Browse a curated list of fresh calls for artists, job opportunities, grants and fellowships, and spaces available in Cleveland.

DEADLINE: May 29th, 2024

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Stones Levee Bridge Public Art ↗

LAND Studio

Artists are invited to submit their qualifications to create unique conceptual designs that integrate seamlessly into the urban landscape and pay homage to the Stones Levee Bridge through public art. Project budget is $100,000 - $150,000 inclusive of all associated costs. Greater Cleveland artists and artists with ties to the region are strongly encouraged to participate.

#Cleveland #Downtown #public art

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DEADLINE: May 31st, 2024

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Woman’s Self Portraits Show ↗

Cleveland Photo Fest

The Cleveland Photo Fest invites your participation in an exhibition of Women’s Self Portraits. The exhibition will consist of 40 self-portraits of Women. Any photographic medium is acceptable.

#Cleveland #group exhibition

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DEADLINE: June 1st, 2024

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LAND Open Call ↗

SHED Projects

SHED Projects has an open call for proposals for a temporary outdoor project that will use or incorporate the stones, rocks, and rubble that have accumulated on-site since they began work there in August 2023. All outdoor spaces on the property will be made available for use. Honorarium.

#Cleveland #Brooklyn #site-specific #outdoor

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DEADLINE: June 14th, 2024

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Rooms to Let: CLE Artist Market ↗

Slavic Village

On June 29th-30th, Rooms To Let: CLE draws visitors and neighbors to witness immersive vacant house installations in Slavic Village. Slavic Village Development is seeking artists and handcraft vendors to sell their goods at the Artist Market during this time. Broadway Slavic Village residents are encouraged to apply. If you live in the neighborhood, the vending fee will be waived.

#Cleveland #market

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DEADLINE: June 16th, 2024

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Call for Trans Art/Artists ↗

LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland

Call for 2D and 3D art that explores and discusses tranness, trans visibility, and what that identity might mean to you, showcases experiences, emotions, and thoughts on the struggle for trans rights and representation, reflects on LGBTQ+ history or our current moment, or showcases the existence and visibility of trans artists in the contemporary world.

#Cleveland #group exhibition

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DEADLINE: July 9th, 2024

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CATography Show ↗

Cleveland Photo Fest

Cleveland Photo Fest invites you to submit works for CATography, your opportunity tho show cats in their noblest, most elegant, memorable, and humorous portrait. The exhibition will consist of approximately 60 photographs chosen from submissions.

#Cleveland #group exhibition

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DEADLINE: September 1st, 2024

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Cleveland + Akron Bazaar Holiday 2024 ↗

Cleveland Bazaar

Cleveland Bazaar is accepting applications for holiday bazaar shows in 2024: Bazaar x Little Italy Artwalk Nov 22-24, WinterLand/5th Street Arcades Nov 30, Akron Bazaar Nov 29-Dec 1st, Lake Affect Studios Dec 7, and 78th Street Studio Dec 13-15. Be part of northeast Ohio's longest-running indie handmade holiday popup.

#Cleveland #holiday

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Curatorial or Group Exhibition Proposals ↗

Morgan Conservatory

Morgan Conservatory has an open call for Curatorial or Group Exhibition proposals on a rolling basis. Open to Northeast Ohio artists and curators. Emerging artists and curators are strongly encouraged to apply.

#Cleveland #rolling submissions

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Exhibition Proposals ↗

Kelvin Smith Library

The Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) Exhibition Program welcomes exhibition proposals from the Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) community and from outside community members and organizations. KSL has several exhibition spaces supporting different types of exhibitions, including exhibits featuring the visual arts.

#Cleveland #University Circle #rolling submissions

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Exhibition Space: Suite 215 Gallery ↗

78th Street Studios

Suite 215 Gallery on the second floor of 78th Street Studios is available for rental by artists or curators to host exhibitions. Exhibitions span two months (three THIRD FRIDAY art walks). Natural hardwood floors, lofty ceilings, natural light. 2,950 square feet.

#Detroit Shoreway #Cleveland #rolling submissions

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Exhibition Opportunity ↗

Cleveland Botanical Garden

Seeking artists to exhibit work connected to and inspired by botanical and natural worlds in three galleries at the Cleveland Botanical Garden throughout the year.

#Cleveland #University Circle #no application fee #rolling submissions

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Fiber Class Proposals ↗

Praxis Fiber Workshop

Accepting class proposals on an ongoing basis. We love learning new techniques and welcome proposals dealing with fiber at any stage. We encourage innovative and experimental ideas. Formats may be 1 or 2-day Workshops or 3-5 week classes.

#Cleveland #Waterloo / Collinwood #rolling submissions

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Apply for Exhibitions ↗

E11even 2

Accepting applications to be considered for upcoming exhibitions at E11EVEN 2 Best Damn Gallery.

#Cleveland #Detroit Shoreway #rolling submissions

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Exhibition Proposals ↗

The Galleries at Cleveland State University

The Galleries at Cleveland State University welcome proposals from artists, curators, and organizations that support their mission to educate, edify, and involve diverse audiences by presenting content that promotes the understanding of art and its relationship to society.

#Cleveland #Downtown #no application fee #rolling submissions

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Teaching Artists ↗

Art House

Art House is currently accepting resumes for artists teaching in a range of different media. Art House provides art programming to a variety of groups, including early childhood, school-aged children, adults, and seniors. Programs take place onsite and offsite. Art House partners with diverse organizations and businesses and customizes programs to fit their needs.

#Cleveland #part-time job

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