Regional Calls for Art

Send arts-related job postings, calls for visual, music, literary and performing art and/or auditions to: info@artssiouxfalls.org

Visual Art

JLG ARCHITECTS IN DOWNTOWN SIOUX FALLS SEEK AREA ARTISTS TO EXHIBIT

  •  Wall space available: 700 feet of blank gypsum wall and 700 ft of brick wall.
  • Options for display of some three-dimensional work available.
  • Artwork may be offered for sale directly by artist; celebratory open house and promotion provided by JLG.
  • Please send resume and 5-8 images directly representative of work to be displayed to: cdekkenga@jlgarchitects.com

FERNSON ON 8TH GALLERY SUBMISSION

  • Fernson is soliciting submissions for a small exhibit of artwork to be hung at Fernson on 8th, located in eastbank of downtown Sioux Falls.
  • Submission is free, and will be selected by the Fernson team.
  • This form has no deadline – artists will be selected as needed.
  • Exhibits last between 3 and 6 months.
  • You have the option of hosting a reception at the beginning or end of your exhibit.
  • Contact mitch@fernson.com with any questions.
  • Submit work here.

ART ON THE CAMPUS EXHIBIT CALL FOR ART – WEST DES MOINES, IA

  • The West Des Moines Public Arts Advisory Commission and Parks and Recreation Department invite regional artists (Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin, South Dakota) to submit an Artwork Application to participate in the 6th annual Art on the Campus public art exhibit.
  • Art on the Campus is a temporary outdoor exhibit, displayed on the West Des Moines City/School Campus from April to November each year.
  • Selected artists are paid a $2,000 stipend for the use of their artwork.
  • A selection panel will choose up to 13 original works of art for installation.
  • A People’s Choice vote will be taken throughout the duration of the exhibit. When the exhibit is complete, the People’s Choice artwork will be named and shared with the public, and the People’s Choice winner will receive a $500 award.
  • A People’s Choice vote will be taken throughout the duration of the exhibit.
  • When the exhibit is complete, the People’s Choice artwork will be named and shared with the public, and the People’s Choice winner will receive a $500 award.
  • Find all of the details and online application HERE.

WASHINGTON PAVILION VISUAL ARTS CENTER EXHIBIT PROPOSALS

  •  The Visual Arts Center welcomes proposals for exhibitions of artwork from all historical periods, media and genres of visual art. Proposals may be submitted by artists, curators, collectors or agents of exhibitions.
  • Proposals for exhibitions at the Visual Arts Center are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.
  • The Exhibition Committee meets on the third Wednesday of every other month to review proposals. The exhibition schedule is booked 1-3 years in advance.
  • Exhibitions are selected based upon the quality of the work in the proposal, the strength of the exhibition concept, the compatibility of the proposed exhibition with the existing exhibition calendar and the relevance of the proposal to the mission of the Visual Arts Center.
  • To apply, click here.

VOYAGE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION CALL FOR ART IN PASSAGE GALLERY ART SHOW

  • Voyage Federal Credit Union recently opened a new branch in Dawley Farms on the east side of Sioux Falls and will exhibit local art in their Passage Gallery.
  • The space offers up room for 15-20 pieces that can be as large as 6X6.
  • They are currently seeking artists that paint, draw, sculpt, photograph, etc.
  • Please reach out to Molly Brown at mollyb@voyagefcu.org or call her directly at 605.977.5751

FULL CIRCLE BOOK CO-OP ANTHOLOGY VOL. 1 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

  • Full Circle Book Co-op is taking literary and artistic submissions for its inaugural anthology, Midwest Apocalypse, set for printed and digital release January 15, 2018.
  • Artwork: Print Media must be in digital format and be converted to black and white. Large files please.
  • Artwork: Photography must be in digital format and be converted to black and white. Large files please.
  • Send no more than three pieces of writing or artwork per submission.
  • Previously published writing is not accepted (this includes digital media such as blogs, Facebook, etc.).
  • Submit poems/stories/artwork as an attached file to info@fullcirclebookcoop.com with the subject line ‘Submission: Apocalypse’ by December 1st, 2017.
  • Authors and artists included in the anthology will receive $10 each, one complimentary copy, and may order additional copies at cost.
  • For more info, click here.

VISHNU BUNNY TATTOO- THIRD EYE GALLERY ART SHOW

  • CALL FOR ARTISTS
  •  If you paint, draw, sculpt, photograph, we want to see your stuff for upcoming Third Eye Gallery shows.
  • Contact Mike Fleming at mikefleming@hotmail.com or text/call (605)251-2000

WEIN GALLERY PRESENTATION COLLEGE

  • Presentation College is looking for artists to exhibit their work in the newly restored Wein Gallery. Exhibitions are currently being filled for four or eight week increments starting October 2017 through August 2018. Learn more.

EMERGING ARTIST PROGRAM – DC Gallery

  • The Sioux Falls Design Center is taking applications to feature South Dakota’s emerging artists in its DC Gallery. Get the details here.

 

Check out the Arts South Dakota website for additional opportunities here.

Literary

FULL CIRCLE BOOK CO-OP ANTHOLOGY VOL. 1 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

  • Full Circle Book Co-op is taking literary and artistic submissions for its inaugural anthology, Midwest Apocalypse, set for printed and digital release January 15, 2018.
  • Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction genres accepted.
  • Send no more than three pieces of writing or artwork per submission.
  • Previously published writing is not accepted (this includes digital media such as blogs, Facebook, etc.).
  • Submit poems/stories/artwork as an attached file to info@fullcirclebookcoop.com with the subject line ‘Submission: Apocalypse’ by December 1st, 2017.
  • Authors and artists included in the anthology will receive $10 each, one complimentary copy, and may order additional copies at cost.
  • For more info, click here.

Performing

DANCE GALLERY OF SOUTH DAKOTA – FALL REGISTRATION OPEN 2017/2018

  • Registration for Fall 2017-2018 is now open!
  •  Students will be considered enrolled and tuition charged until the student is dropped or class is changed.
  • Our tuition is for monthly classes and not individual “drop-in” classes.
  •  If you have questions about classes or using the on-line system please contact us at register@dancegallerysd.com or call the studio at 605-338-3740
  • To register click here.

SIOUX EMPIRE COMMUNITY THEATRE AUDITIONS

  • One Man, Two Guvnors
  • Auditions will be held January 2 and 4, 2018 AT 7:00 PM.
  • Performance Dates: February 22 – March 4,  2018 .
  • Auditioning actors 16+
  • Peter and the Starcatcher
  • Auditions will be held January 30 and 31, 2018 AT 7:00 PM. School Matinee Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
  • Performance Dates: March 29 – April 8,  2018 .
  •  Auditioning actors 13+
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
  • Auditions will be held March 6 and 8, 2018 AT 7:00 PM.
  • Performance Dates: May 4 – 20, 2018 School Matinee Tuesday, May 8 at 9:30 AM.
  • Auditioning actors 13+
  • For more info regarding all auditions click here.

PRAIRIE REPERTORY THEATRE AUDITIONS

  • Brookings, SD
  •  For a complete list of details, click here.

Music

WHITE WALL SESSIONS SEASON 6 PERFORMANCES

  • Now accepting applications for Season 6
  • Original music only – no covers
  • Will record show at Last Stop Cd Shop
  • For a complete list of guidelines and application click here.

PERFORMANCE VENUE OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL AND TOURING BANDS AT TOTAL DRAG

  • Contact Dan Nissen at totaldragrecords@gmail.com for more info on booking