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The RACC Announcement page consists of all entries which RACC posts on its website on a daily basis – including all artist opportunities like grants, jobs, calls to artists, etc. Other entries might include important media stories on the arts, advocacy alerts, or general news from the art community.

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Entries below are listed in date posted order, starting with the most recent.

2020 Betty Bowen Award

The Betty Bowen Award call for entries is open until August 1, and due to the hardships many creatives are currently facing during the COVID crisis, the Betty Bowen Committee will be giving out three further awards in the amount of $1,250 this year. The Seattle Art Museum administers the annual Betty Bowen Award to […]

Seasons Art Contest

Grey Cube Gallery proudly presents the first Seasons online art contest for the month of August 2020. Contest is open to all artists worldwide over 18 years of age. The Seasons theme may include any work with interpretation of the four Seasons (Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter). All visual art mediums (except video and sound) […]

Art handler/Preparator Full time

Artwork Fine Art Services is seeking a full-time Art Handler. Ideal candidate will have prior fine art handing experience. Museum and/or Art Gallery experience is a plus. Professional communication skills and ability to provide excellent customer service is essential. Work hours are 9am-5pm Monday-Friday with occasional overtime hours possible. Please be able to travel periodically […]

Painting Forest

Art is a living thing. Artists plant the seeds of Art, and the audience cultivates Art’s growth. A Forest for the Trees is an exhibit of freestanding art works that form a veritable forest of art within the gallery. Artwork is both figuratively and physically “off the wall,” and seemingly growing on the floor throughout […]

Call for Artists: Abstract Mind 2021: the 6th International Exhibition on Abstract Art

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in “Abstract Mind 2021,” the 6th International Exhibition on Abstract Art. *Deadline: July 31, 2020 *The categories include: -Painting, Drawing, and Print -Sculpture & Installation Art -Photograph & 2D Digital Art -Video & Interactive Art *Installation -Photographs & 2D Digital Art Selected works will be printed in 10×15 […]

7th Annual Abstract Catalyst

Verum Ultimum Gallery is thrilled to invite artists to explore, “Abstract Catalyst” for the 7th year and enter work that is any interpretation of the call. Abstract Catalyst takes on a distinct edge that seems to catapult it in a divergent direction (and unlike the focus of Verum’s other Abstract show, Abstract Sanctuary). As always, […]

Education Assistant

Position Title: Education Assistant Department: Instructional Support Staff Reports To: Head of Middle School FTE: .50 – 1.0 Non-Exempt POSITION SUMMARY: The Education Assistant is a member of the school’s instructional support staff and is responsible for the supervision and support of students and for maintaining a safe and healthy environment and school experience. Education […]

Middle School Science Teacher

Northwest Academy is a progressive, independent middle school and high school located in downtown Portland. We emphasize creativity, student-centered classrooms, and high expectations. We value an inclusive, caring culture that supports and challenges students, that is sensitive to their developmental needs and challenges, and that ultimately guides students to celebrate their burgeoning independence and individual […]

Open Call – The Magazine of Contemporary Arts

THE MAGAZINE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS is an online publication covering visual arts from around the world. It is designed to assume an international platform where artists can be connected directly with art professionals, bringing their art to a worldwide viewership of 3.2 billion internet users. The magazine is currently accepting submissions for its upcoming issue […]

Call for Artists – Inspired By: Iconic Images Re-Imagined

The Kay Daugherty Gallery at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will showcase artworks that reinvent and reconsider recognizable works of art and popular culture icons through a contemporary lens. Artists are encouraged to submit works that speak to contemporary culture, current events, or envision the “new normal.” We seek art that pushes beyond the […]

The Museum of Dead Words: The Online Series

The Museum of Dead Words seeks proposals through July 13th from makers, game designers, architectural designers, installation artists, and all other physical or virtual 3D artists and creators to visualize an environment to be toured virtually during an online show in the Fall of 2020. The Museum of Dead Words is an interactive hip-hop theatre […]

The Love Politik: One World, Indivisible

“The Love Politik: One World, Indivisible” Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR October 2020 DEADLINE August 31, 2020 NO SUBMISSION FEE THE LOVE POLITIK: ONE WORLD, INDIVISIBLE is a juried,thematic group exhibition of visual works, political in nature, born of concern over current philosophical and political divisions which can leave us feeling hopeless, powerless, and alone. The […]

Photo Studio/Office Space

Alberta Abbey located west of MLK on Alberta St. in Northeast Portland is an arts and event center focused on equitable and affordable opportunities for learning, sharing, and creating. Available in August, this 667 sqft space features an open mid-size studio with built-in storage and closet space. Previously a barre/yoga studio, the high ceiling and […]

Private Work Studio + Office

Alberta Abbey located west of MLK on Alberta St. in Northeast Portland is an arts and event center focused on equitable and affordable opportunities for learning, sharing, and creating. Available now, this 601 sqft space features a large open studio with a separate reception/office area. Previously an acting studio, the dark plywood flooring in the […]

Large Movement/Education Studio

Alberta Abbey located west of MLK on Alberta St. in Northeast Portland is an arts and event center focused on equitable and affordable opportunities for learning, sharing, and creating. Available in August, this 707 sqft space features North-facing windows, a storage closet, and lots of open space to work and collaborate! Original wood flooring, high […]

Request for Qualifications: Cornett Hall 1% for Art

Qualifications sought from artists interested in the commission of an exterior artwork for Oregon Institute of Technology’s Cornett Hall, Klamath Falls, OR About Cornett Hall: Originally built in 1964, the 101,000 square foot Cornett Hall has been adapted over the years to accommodate a wide variety of programs. The building’s envelope and building systems were […]

Pandemic Postcard Project

• All postcards should be made on card stock, poster board, or thin compressed cardboard (like a cereal box). Thin copy paper will not work. • All postcards should be sized to 6″ x 4” • The front can be decorated however you choose • Mail all postcards to: (standard postage rates apply) Annmarie Sculpture […]

Exhibition Opportunity at New Public Sculpture Park

Price Sculpture Forest is currently under construction and is proactively reaching out to sculptors who would like to publicly exhibit your outdoor work for sale or otherwise for public exhibition at this new upcoming sculpture park. For early participants, we are offering zero commission (100% to artist), marketing of your work, and no jury submission […]

Dek Unu Magazine – September 2020 edition

Unique solo-format international journal of fine art photography publishes and promotes one artist per month online and in print. Dek Unu Magazine seeks accomplished, adventurous work from interesting artists in all photo genres and techniques, antique to contemporary, straight to strange. Each monthly edition includes an extended portfolio, artist commentary on the images, and an […]

International Art Competition Botanicals

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 2nd “Botanicals” Online Art Competition for the month of July 2020. This is an international competition and artists from around the world are welcome to submit their work. The Botanicals theme may include any work with interpretation of botanical and floral art (flowers, herbs, fruit, leaves, […]