Check out the arts opportunities listings and you’ll discover why this section of our website is one of the most visited.  If you’re looking for calls for submissions, work and volunteer opportunities, or workshops; you’ll find extensive choices here.

The opportunities are listed in the languages they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Want to list an opportunity?  We welcome your submission here

Latest Opportunities

Call for 2017 Compass Points National Planning Committee

Mon, Feb 27, 2017

National Planning Committee​

Magnetic North Theatre Festival (MNTF) is currently accepting applications for the Compass Points National Planning Committee. Now in its tenth year, Compass Points is a week-long intensive program held during MNTF. Designed to inspire and nurture the... Read More >

Calling all visual arts organizations and fine crafts professionals!

Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Calling all visual arts and fine craft organizations and professionals!

The Canada Council for the Arts can support your projects that contribute to an understanding of the fine crafts in Canada.

With the Jean A. Chalmers Funds, the Canada Council assists annually: 

research... Read More >

Open Call - NARS Residency Program

Wed, Mar 1, 2017

The New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) Foundation is pleased to accept applications from international artists  for 3 or six month residencies in 2017, spanning from October - December or in 2018 Seasons I, II, III, IV spanning from January – December, 2018.

NARS offers 24/7 access... Read More >

Director, Aboriginal Arts Centre

Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Director, Aboriginal Arts Centre
Reference number: IAN17J-015281-000058
Selection process number: 17-IAN-NCR-EA-282418
https://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-... Read More >

#IAMONTARIO Youth Arts Showcase Call for Youth Committee

Wed, Mar 1, 2017

The City of Pickering is excited to announce their Ontario 150 Grant that will empower, engage and inspire youth 12 - 25 years, across Ontario.  We are looking for youth 12-25 to join a youth committee that will plan, organize, and execute event details at Pickering's Artfest on the Esplanade... Read More >

Call For Artists - 56th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

Fri, Mar 3, 2017

Calling all artists, makers, and designers! Applications for the 56th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition are open! Apply today and be part of Canada’s largest juried contemporary outdoor art fair. Showcase your work at the city's most visible and accessible contemporary art fair, in... Read More >

Video Schoolhouse 2017

Wed, Mar 8, 2017

Running for the 6th year, this 12-week course designed to provide hands-on instruction and experience at each stage of making a video, from pre- to post-production. You will learn treatment, scriptwriting, storyboarding, budgeting, location scouting, managing your shoot, technical training on... Read More >

ReGeneration Art Show: A Group Show of Artists with Ukrainian Backgrounds

Thu, Mar 9, 2017

ACUA Gallery presents REGENERATION, a group show of artists with Ukrainian heritage, and celebrates 125 years of Ukrainain settlement in Canada. ACUA is having an open call to all artists who have some Ukrainian background, be it from Ukraine, or parents, grandparents, etc. who came from Ukraine... Read More >

100 Watt Earth Stage 2017 Seeks Performers

Sat, Mar 11, 2017

100 Watt Earth Stage 2017 at the Ottawa International Children’s Festival
Seeks Artists in Theatre, Music, Dance to Perform
At the 2017 Ottawa International Children's Festival, May 10-14, we are seeking artists of age 20 and under to perform on the Earth Stage. This is the... Read More >

Job Posting: PAL Ottawa – Communications and Fundraising Coordinator

Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Part-time – 12-month contract position (with option to renew)
Start Date: March 20, 2017 or soon thereafter
Fee: $25/hour, 41 hours per month average

PAL Ottawa is a non-profit charitable organization whose mission is to provide seniors in the Capital who work(ed) in the arts... Read More >