Art Openings & Artist Opportunities

This page features member artists, current exhibitions around town and opportunities for artists. Visit often!

St. Louis Park Art Fair

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Application Fee: $5 before Feb. 28, $10 before March 31
Event Details: Set-up: 6-9am, Art Fair: 10am-6pm

​​If accepted, vendors must pay a $40 nonrefundable fee for a 10×10 space. The vendor is responsible for their own set-up, take down, and display, including tables, chairs and tent, if desired. (Please contact event coordinator if you need help obtaining tables, etc.)

The ROC is a covered outdoor venue with a cement floor.
It’s a rain or shine event. There is NO access to power outlets.

Final decisions for exhibitors will be made by mid-April.

Click link above for more information.


University of Minnesota

Student Unions & Activities is looking for artists to submit their work to be exhibited in the Coffman Art Gallery, Second Floor Art Gallery, and the Larson Art Gallery at the University of Minnesota.

Interested in exhibiting your work? Submit a prospectus to the Visual Arts Committee by March 9, 2018.

Please make sure to include the following in your prospectus:

Contact Information: email, phone number, and website (if available).
2-4 samples of your artwork with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi at 4×6 inches.
Artist’s Statement.

Please send your prospectus to Student Unions & Activities will review prospectuses and determine gallery placement and exhibitions in mid-April.

Click link above for more information.


Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts

Open Call for Artist, 2019-2020 season.  Click link above for more information.


Artistry Visual Arts, Bloomington

Open Call for Artists, 2020 exhibition year.  Click link above for more information.


CommArtsAlliance_final_colorCommunity Arts Alliance

Cultivating innovative inter-agency collaborations to activate arts in the community, MIA acts as a hub for the Community Arts Alliance to create connections and conversations for our shared audiences.