Call for Artists

Throughout the year, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts seeks visual, literary and performing artists to participate in large-scale festivals and special events. Now, artists and cultural organizations can visit one place to learn about current calls for artists, upcoming projects and arts-related events.

Call for Teaching Artists

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is seeking talented Teaching Artists to join the Bright StARTS program arts education team.  

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BOPA Exhibition Spaces

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts accepts proposals on a rolling basis for exhibitions in our gallery spaces at The Bromo Arts Tower Gallery, The Top of the World Observation Level Gallery at the World Trade Center, and at the BOPA main office at 10 East Baltimore Street. 

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Annual Call for Artists: School 33 Art Center

School 33 Art Center is now accepting submissions from artists for our 2016 juried group exhibitions, to take place July 1 – August 27, 2016 and September 9 – October 29, 2016 in our first floor Main Gallery.  The call for entry is open to visual artists working in any medium. Through this open call, School 33 aims to present new work by emerging and established artists from the United States and abroad.  Our jurors will select between four and seven artists for each exhibition based upon individual artistic merit and curatorial vision. School 33 Art Center and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts will produce all related press materials, and will host an opening reception and coordinate exhibition-related programming. 

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Public Art for the Central Avenue Streetscape

The City of Baltimore and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) in collaboration with the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) request artists or artist teams to submit their interest and qualifications to design public artwork for the Central Avenue Streetscape.

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The Waverly Branch Library

The City of Baltimore, the Baltimore Public Art Commission, and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts in collaboration with the Baltimore City Department of General Services and Enoch Pratt Free Library is seeking applications qualified artists or teams to develop a permanent public art commission for the newly renovated Waverly Branch of the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

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