Calls to Artists & Performers

Artist Calls and Requests for Proposals

Adventures in Public Art – Call for Teaching Artist

Call for Teaching Artist  The San Pedro Waterfront Arts District (Arts District) is seeking a qualified Teaching Artist to bring creative enthusiasm and design skills to help high school students paint an outdoor mural in San Pedro. The selected Teaching Artist will...

Imagen Awards Student Short Film Competition!

The Imagen Foundation is pleased to announce the kick-off of its Imagen Awards Student Short Film Competition! College and high school students from all over the United States and Puerto Rico are encouraged to submit a film they have completed between August 28, 2017...

“ARTIFACT” – Call for Artists

On April 13th, 2019 Greenly Art Space will be hosting the opening reception for “ARTIFACT”, their annual fundraiser. On behalf of Greenly Art Space and the exhibition curator Kimberly Hocking (Director of Greenly Art Space) they invite you to submit your work for...

Long Beach Community Theater Call for Storytellers

STORIES SHOULD BE BASED ON A TRUE STORY FROM YOU LIFE. Please limit your story to around 5 minutes long. OPEN FORMAT – NO TOPIC IS OFF LIMITS Please SHARE a story about whatever is on your heart or in your mind. What you witness in the world. Something really funny...

Spring 2019 LAMP Program announced!

Long Beach Community Action Partnership is excited to announce that we are gearing up for Spring 2019’s LAMP Program! LAMP is a digital arts-focused leadership mentoring program for youth ages 14-24. Participants are offered hand-on mentorship and training in one of...

“Beauty” International Call – Art & Literature Journal

 Theme:  Beauty, allure, style, refinement, symmetry, perfection. People are drawn to others or things that are attractive and visually pleasing. Beauty is studied as part of aesthetics, culture, social psychology, philosophy and sociology. Concepts and definitions of...

Call for Muralist 24 Hour Extension

Unfortunately the form reached an upload limit at 93 entries and shut down before the deadline.  We have created another form that will be open for 24 hours to give all those that were shut out an opportunity to complete their submission. The call will be open until...

Sister Cities International Young Artist and Authors Showcase

Sister Cities International holds an annual global competition, Young Artists & Authors Showcase (YAAS), to encourage young artists to express the values of international friendship and cultural exchange through artwork, literature and photography. The theme for...

Call for Artists for Aquarium’s Urban Ocean Festival

Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019, by 5:00 p.m. Managed in partnership with the Arts Council for Long Beach, the Aquarium of the Pacific is accepting images via JPEG format to be juried for its upcoming Urban Ocean Festival event. All submitted art pieces should...

2019 ACLB Call for Musicians

The Arts Council for Long Beach has launched a Call for Musicians. Musicians are invited to submit an application to provide entertainment at events such as our East Village Arts Park events, Collaborative Gallery events, public art projects, etc. Work will begin in...