The Arts Council of Princeton provides this space for member artists to share their exhibitions (left column). The right column lists open calls for artists in all kinds of opportunities. To submit a listing, please send an email with all the pertinent information, including a link to the originating website, with the subject line “Artist Opportunity” to Membership is required to place an exhibition listing. Enroll or renew here.

Member Artists Exhibiting in and around Central New Jersey

Members may email to be listed here as an exhibiting artist.

Upcoming Member Artists Exhibitions:

“Celebrate Life” A Photo Exhibition, featuring the works of Sarita L. Wilson and Theresa A. Bowman Downling at the Ewing Branch Library, during the month of February 2017. Opening Reception: Saturday February 4th, 2017, 1:30 – 3:30 PM at the Ewing Branch Library.


Artist Opportunities


Visit the New Jersey State Council on the Arts for more opportunities.


Creative Capital

Professional Development for Artists

Upcoming Webinars and NYC Workshops

Dates: January 31 – March 18, 2017

Online & NY


Gallery at Mercer County Community College

Mercer County Artists 2017

Call for Visual Artists

Exhibition Dates: February 20 – March 23, 2017

Submission and Jury: February 11, 2017

West Windsor, NJ


New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival

Workshop Proposals 2017

Now accepting proposals for arts workshops

Festival Dates: May 31 – June 2, 2017

Submission Deadline: January 31, 2017

Ocean County College

Toms River, NJ


The Rutgers Film Co-op/New Jersey Media Arts Center 

New Jersey International Film Festival – Summer 2017

Call for Entries

Festival Dates: June 3 – June 11, 2017

Regular Deadline: January 31, 2017

Late Deadline: February 28, 2017

New Brunswick, NJ


New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Individual Artist Fellowships
Deadline: Friday, July 15

The Fellowships are awarded to practicing New Jersey artists through an anonymous, competitive application process to help them pursue their artistic goals. Categories offered are choreography, music composition, poetry, and sculpture. Questions about Fellowships? Please review the program guidelines and contact Kimberly Steinle-Super at

New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Deadline: Registration Ongoing
CaFE (Call For Entry) is the free service that the State Arts Council is now using to inform visual artists of opportunities to apply for State Arts Inclusion commissions and more. Free registration in CaFE means monthly listings of public art projects, fellowships, juried competitions and other opportunities for artists not only in New Jersey but in other states as well. Artists manage their own profiles including 100 images of work, resume, bio and professional skills which can be used when applying for opportunities announced through CaFE. This transparent process allows artists to find, select and apply for commissions and opportunities, all within one system! Learn more: CaFE or email Don Ehman, Director of Artists’ Services, NJ State Council on the Arts

International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP)
Open Call for Artists and Curators
Deadline: Registration Ongoing
The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) announces an open call for its residency program. ISCP is a leading nonprofit, residency-based contemporary art institution for emerging to mid-career artists and curators from around the world, including the United¬ States. With 35+ artists and curators in residence at all times, ISCP is a vibrant community of contemporary art practitioners. The program provides residents with the space, time, and support to develop new projects.

CREATIVS.US – Center for Cultural Innovation and the National Endowment for the Arts
Online community forum expanding opportunities for artists
Open to all artists