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

Video SchoolHouse

Tue, Apr 7, 2020

Back and Running for the 10th year!

8 consecutive Tuesday evenings
April 7 - May 26 
6PM-9PM (Each class)

This program is geared towards beginner level or first-time filmmakers. It is designed to provide hands-on instruction and experience at each stage of making a... Read More >

Gallery Educator @ Ottawa Art Gallery

Thu, Apr 16, 2020

The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) is looking to add bilingual Gallery Educators to its team. Join a dynamic work environment at one of the most vital visual arts institutions in Ottawa. The OAG is a cultural meeting place that encourages exploration and reflection on diversity and social change... Read More >

Call for Proposals @ SAW Video’s Knot Project Space

Sun, Apr 19, 2020

SAW Video’s Knot Project Space accepts proposals once a year through an online submissions process, the results of which contribute to our yearly programming schedule. We seek proposals for exhibitions, screenings, performances, projections, lectures and workshops from artists, curators and... Read More >

PAL Ottawa - Residence Application and Waiting List Now Open!

Tue, Apr 21, 2020

To download the English language application, click HERE.

... Read More >


Mon, Apr 27, 2020

Call for projects:
Du 19 février au 27 avril 2020
@ cgoulet@photogaspesie.ca


Pour toute question relative à l’appel à projets, veuillez communiquer par... Read More >

Direct Purchase @ City of Ottawa

Wed, Apr 29, 2020


Deadline: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm (noon) EDT

Information meeting: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 from 6 to 7 pm at Karsh Masson Gallery, City Hall 110 Laurier Avenue W. A short presentation will be followed by a question and answer period... Read More >

SAW Video | Grant Info Session

Fri, May 1, 2020

Join us for our in house grant info session on Wednesday April 15th from 5:30pm-7:00pm. We will provide program overviews for our First Time Video and JumpstART grants, eligibility requirements and answer questions about the application process. Everyone is welcome!

SAW Video Media Art... Read More >

G101 Call for Submissions

Wed, May 13, 2020

Annual Submissions Deadline: April 15 

Gallery 101 hosts 4-6 exhibitions each year, as well as many video presentations, lectures, performances and other activities. As an artist-run-centre, we support experimentation, research, and risk-taking in visual, media, and performance arts... Read More >

Call for Entries | Aesthetica Art Prize 2020

Mon, Aug 31, 2020

Calling all artists and photographers: entries are currently open for the 2020 Aesthetica Art Prize!

Supporting practitioners since 2006, the Art Prize is hosted by the international art and culture publication, ... Read More >