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Call for Artists 

Durham Arts Council offers exhibition and performance opportunities on an annually recurring basis, as well as occasional one-time-only artist calls.

Our 2022-23 call for exhibit proposals is now closed. Check back in late 2022 for information on the next application cycle.

Call for Artists

Solo Exhibitions

Our 2022-23 call for exhibit proposals is now closed. Check back in late 2022 for information on the next application cycle. You will find the application link here when it is open. Submit your application to be considered for a solo exhibit in one of four gallery spaces programmed by the Durham Arts Council.

Propose An Exhibit

If you wish to propose an exhibit other than a solo show (for example; a show that includes the work of several artists, a show based on a theme, a group or association show), you will need to fill out an alternate application. You will find the special proposal application link here when it is open.

Call for Artists

Art Walk 

Visual artist registration for the Durham Art Walk Holiday Market opens annually in August. ALL ARTISTS who wish to participate in this non-juried event must apply online via the application link, coming soon.

CenterFest

Visual Artist Applications open in January and close in May.  Artists are notified in June.  This is a juried show.  Returning artists are juried every three years.

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