The ACP 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 in and around Central New Jersey

Labyrinth Books
Amy Jo Burns
A reading from Cinderland: A Memoir
Thursday, October 30, 2014 6pm
Labrinth Books, Princeton

New Jersey State Museum
America through Artists Eyes
October 26, 2014 – April 5, 2015
Opening Reception October 26, 2014 2-4pm

Richard J. Massey Foundation for Arts & Sciences
Anna Neis
Chiaroscuro: Impressions and Imprints
September 12 – October 8, 2014
Exhibition opening September 12, 2914

Artist Opportunities

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

Department of Homeland Security
Graphic Artist Position Available

Princeton Public Library
Beyond Words Benefit
Call for Book Art
Deadline: October 16 – 18, 2014
The Princeton Public Library is holding its annual Benefit on Saturday, November 1 and is looking for re-purposed books to display as decorations. The theme is Beyond Words. We are looking for three-dimensional works for centerpieces on tables and works to put on the registration table etc. We would like the artwork between Thursday, October 16 – Saturday, October 18 so we can plan the display. We can pick it up if it is within a half hour drive of Princeton or we can arrange a drop off time at the Library. If you could email a picture of the piece beforehand that would be great. We will display your work along with your name, business cards or website in the event someone would like to purchase your work. We will return the works by Saturday November 8. If you have any questions or would like to have your work displayed, please contact Karen Sisti directly at

International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP)
Open Call for Artists and Curators
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.

Crossing Art
Call for Artists & Designers
Deadline: October 15, 2014
Crossing Art is looking for Artists & Designers who are interested in participating in Queens Crossing’s 2014 Christmas Public Art Project! This is an annual project that brings art and holiday cheer to Flushing, Queens. If you have a large scale installation that you would like to see realized, please submit a proposal with a couple of sentences outlining the scope of the project, along with your CV and budget to More info here.

Montclair Film Festival
2015 Poster Contest
Deadline: October 30, 2014
This year, MFF is looking for a truly unique design that not only celebrates film, but showcases the vibrant and diverse Montclair community. More info here.

West Windsor Arts Center
Artisan Market and Art Exhibit
Call for Artists
Deadline: November 1, 2014 for a table in the market
Deadline: November 8, 2014 9-11am for judging into the exhibit
The West Windsor Arts Center currently has an open call for their juried Off the Wall Artisan Market and Art Exhibit. The entry deadline for an Artisan Market table is November 1, 2014, and the prospectus may be found here. Entries for the visual Art Exhibit must be brought to the West Windsor Arts Center for jurying on November 8 from 9am-11am, and the prospectus may be found here.

Cambridge Art Association
Call for Artists
Deadline: November 1, 2014
Cambridge Art Association presents 2014-15 Juried Biennial Exhibition with juror Alise Upitis. More info here.

Northern NJ Community Foundation
ArtsBergen Regional Arts Council

Call for Artists/Designers
Deadline: November 7, 2014
ArtsBergen, an initiative of the Northern NJ Community Foundation, is an emerging arts council in Bergen County, NJ. We need a logo for the organization and are seeking a graphic designer to work with us. The logo should be suitable for mobile, digital, and print applications and brand ArtsBergen’s mission to energize and unify artists and arts organizations and connect the Bergen County community to the arts. Entry form here. More info here.

360 XOCHI QUETZAL: Free Spring Artist Residency in Central Mexico
Call for Writers, Playwrights, Visual Artists, Fiber Artists, Filmmakers, Photographers, New Media Artists, Dancers and Musicians
Deadline: January 18, 2014
360 XOCHI QUETZAL is a FREE artist residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. All are welcome to apply for a 1-month residency or a personal residency program for artists who need longer periods of creative time (1 – 4 months). More info here.


The Hive, Trenton, NJ
Maker Space
THE HIVE is a multidisciplinary art, design, and cultural space serving the Trenton/Princeton area. Members use the space to work in a variety of mediums including wood, metal, found objects, and video. Membership starts at $100/month and includes shared creative space and tools.