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

Residency Call - The Small Arms Society

Sun, Aug 19, 2018

Residency Call

Application Deadline: August 19, 2018 @ 11:59pm

Interview Date: August 28, 2018 evening

SAS is seeking practitioners, individuals and organizations, working in arts, heritage, environmental sciences, technology (innovation) and/ or multidisciplinary practices... Read More >

Lumiere Festival

Sat, Aug 25, 2018

Have you heard of the Lumière Festival? Once again, we are celebrating the Festival Lumiere in the Ottawa-Gatineau area on August 25, 2018 at Stanley Park.

We are actively looking for volunteers for various positions: security, visitor information, selling popcorns, set up (installing... Read More >

Vanier and Montreal Road Public Art Plan

Tue, Aug 28, 2018 Vanier and Montreal Road Public Art Plan Request for Qualifications (RFQ)   The City of Ottawa Public Art Program invites curators, planning artists or public art consultants to submit their qualifications for consideration to develop a comprehensive ... Read More >

Teaching Contracts with The Ottawa School of Theatre

Sat, Sep 1, 2018

        Teaching Contracts  

The Ottawa School of Theatre (formerly OYPTS) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that provides theatre education in English and French for students of all ages.


Contracts are available for our upcoming 2018-2019 school year:   

... Read More >

Grant Writing Information Session

Wed, Sep 5, 2018 Pre-Recorded Webinar Wednesday, September 5th 2018
(may be accessed at any time on this date)

Preparing an OAC application? Get the inside scoop!

Make your application to the Ontario Arts Council the best it can be! Get easy-to-follow tips, and learn about common mistakes to avoid... Read More >

What Is Intimacy On Stage? An Introduction To Creating A Safe Space

Wed, Sep 12, 2018 Wednesday September 12, 2018 Recorded Webinar - (may be accessed at any time on this date) Learn about the background and impetus behind the Intimacy for the Stage initiative.

In this 45-minute introductory webinar, Siobhan Richardson - an intimacy director from Intimacy Directors International... Read More >

Vancouver Art Gallery - Chief Development Officer

Fri, Sep 14, 2018


Founded in 1931, the Vancouver Art Gallery (Gallery) is the largest public art museum in Western Canada and is recognized as one of North America’s most respected and innovative visual arts institutions. The... Read More >

Coaticook artist-in-residence program

Fri, Sep 21, 2018


The Town of Coaticook owes the origin of its name : “ Koatikeki “ which means “river of the land of pines” to a tribe of Abenakis Indians. Framed in a natural mountainous and wooded setting crossed by a delightful river of the same name, the Town is contemporarily... Read More >

Celebration of People: Call for Nominations

Mon, Sep 24, 2018

Celebrate the people who make our community strong!
Celebration of People honours individuals with disabilities who are great role models, and individuals, and organizations, that promote the inclusion of people with disabilities by their personal or corporate example.... Read More >

9th annual juried Figureworks Prize and award show

Sun, Sep 30, 2018

Figureworks is calling artists to submit for the 9th annual juried Figureworks Prize and award show. The submission deadline is September 30, 2018. Figureworks is an annual juried art prize and celebration of the art of the human form held in Canada’s capital, Ottawa. We believe in being... Read More >