Calls to Artists & Performers

Artist Calls and Requests for Proposals

Call for Muralist for AOC7 Literacy Fair

Call for Muralist for AOC7 Literacy Fair

A live mural will be created via a community workshop/pop-up at the AOC7 Literacy Fair in MacArthur Park! The project will consist of a mural artist painting a community leader portrait. Alongside them a community mural project will be facilitated asking local...

Call for Aviation Themed Art at the Long Beach Airport

Call for Aviation Themed Art at the Long Beach Airport

Long Beach Airport (LGB) is calling on local artists to take part in a “Plane to See” aviation-themed design contest, where 10 selected winners’ drawings will earn $500 honorariums and be used to create coloring sheets for...

CALL FOR ARTISTS: LONDON CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR

London | March 10 – April 01, 2022 Deadline: February 10, 2022LONDON CONTEMPORARY is an international art fair that presents collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. The 2022 edition will represent a forum for direct exchange of...

Call for Artists: LB Art Walk

Call for Artists: LB Art Walk

We are looking for artists and collectives to participate as a pop-up vendor in the 2nd Saturday Art Walk October – December 2021.

Coming Together: An Exhibition of Small Works

Coming Together: An Exhibition of Small Works

Original works of visual art in all media are welcome from artists in Long Beach, Signal Hill, Lakewood, and San Pedro. Maximum size: 16", including frame. Submit no more than 3 works to longbeachcreativegroup@gmail.com. JPEG images no larger than 5MB, with a minimum...

The 1st Asian Contemporary Fine Art Competition

The Asian Contemporary Fine Art Competition aims to discover and celebrate talented Asian, Asian diaspora artists and artists residing in Asia at any stage of their careers. It is a significant opportunity to promote artists, who embrace the diverse Asian culture, on...

CALL FOR ARTISTS: PANDEMIC-RELATED EXHIBITION AT LONG BEACH AIRPORT

CALL FOR ARTISTS: PANDEMIC-RELATED EXHIBITION AT LONG BEACH AIRPORT

The Long Beach Airport (LGB), in partnership with the Arts Council for Long Beach (ACLB), is seeking submissions from local artists who are women for a pandemic-themed art exhibit. Submissions should reflect uplifting and hopeful messages related to the pandemic.“The...

Port of Long Beach PhotoWorks Program

Port of Long Beach PhotoWorks Program

In collaboration with the Arts Council of Long Beach, the Port of Long Beach is proud to bring you PhotoWorks. This program is taking the place of the 2020 PhotoProgram, which has been reimagined due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will consist of...

Calling all Collectives, Program our Park!

Calling all Collectives, Program our Park!

The Arts Council for Long Beach is seeking up to 10 art/performance activations for the 2020 LB Art Walk. LOCATION: East Village Arts Park and Downtown East Village Long Beach (see map) EXHIBITION TIMELINE: May 2020 – December 2020 ELIGIBILITY: This opportunity is...

UNPLUGGED PERFORMERS, MUSICIANS, & POETS WANTED!

UNPLUGGED PERFORMERS, MUSICIANS, & POETS WANTED!

The Arts Council for Long Beach and artist Angela Willcocks have partnered for UNPLUGGED, a performance series that aims to open up a dynamic cyclical dialogue between Long Beach Communities and public transit. We are looking for performers, including but not limited...