Arts Opportunities2018-08-13T12:09:06+00:00

For a full listing of Arts happenings in South Dakota, visit our Arts Calendar page.


Call to Artists – Urbandale Art Park - Nov 19
Seeking Directors – BLACK HILLS COMMUNITY THEATRE ANNOUNCES- Play Reading Series - Nov 21
National Competition for Direct Carving: The Margo Harris Hammerschlag Biennial Award - Nov 23
“Our World, Our Future” 2018-19 California International Student Art Contest - Nov 30
Candidates Sought for SD Poet Laureate, 2019-23 - open Nov 1-Dec 1
Crimes of the Heart Auditions - Dec 1, 2
10th Annual Drawing Discourse Juried Exhibition - Dec 2
Call for Submission: Gallery Exhibit 2020 - Dec 7
Artists Sought for 2020 Gallery Exhibitions at the Brookings Arts Council - Dec 7
Statewide Photographers Sought for Annual Photography Exhibit at the Brookings Arts Council - Dec 14
Sculptors Sought for 2019 Annual Sculpture Opportunity at the Brookings Arts Council - Dec 14
Sculptors Sought for 2019 Annual Sculpture Opportunity at the Brookings Arts Council - Dec 14
Don’t forget to apply! Submit to the 2019 En Foco Photography Fellowship! - Dec 16
Call for Artists! A juried group Circus themed art show - Dec 20
CALL FOR ARTISTS: Sioux Falls Arts Council Featured Artists Program - ongoing
Call for Artists – Dahl Mountain Photo Contest & Exhibit - Jan 21
Submissions open for local artists, high school and college students in South Dakota - Feb 4
Call for Exhibition Proposals – BVU Art Gallery - Sept 1 & Mar 1
Announcing Audition Dates for BHCT’s 51st Season! - Various deadlines
Artists Sought for 2020 Gallery Exhibitions at the G.A.R Hall Art Gallery - Mar 30
Art Specialist – Sanford Arts in Sioux Falls, South Dakota - until filled
South Dakota artists are welcome to apply to showcase their work at The Garage - ongoing
Online course for acrylic painters of all skill levels
The National Endowment for the Arts Releases New Research Tool on Working Artists


We have partnered with Springboard for the Arts.  If you would like to list these positions with them, you can for free for the first month because of our partnership.  

Springboard for the Arts’ Job Board is the perfect way for creative organizations and businesses to connect with artists for jobs and paid internships in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. With over 15,000 monthly pageviews, as well as custom social media tags and a weekly email newsletter, the Job Board is an invaluable tool for any hiring process.

FOR NEW USERS: If you’re a first-time South Dakota-based poster, you’re eligible for a free one-time posting. Use coupon code JOBZ! (and remember to include the exclamation mark).

FOR POSTING IN THE FUTURE: South Dakota-based organizations may have their posting listed at Springboard for the Arts at a reduced rate of $20 for this Job Board. Enter the coupon code SODAK before checkout.

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To submit an Opportunity or Job to this page, please email us via the link below.