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

Recently Added or Updated Opportunities

Call for Designers for GOING METRO, a program by the Sioux Falls Design Center - June 25 | Artists
JP Morgan Chase 2021 AdvancingCities Challenge - June 28 | Organizations/Groups
The Lewis Prize for Music Accelerator Awards Applications Open - July 16 | Organizations/Groups
SDHC Announces 2021 Veterans Story Contest - July 1-31 | Administrators, Artists, Organizations/Groups
Tallgrass Recovery | Call for art - Aug 11 | Artists

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Artist Relief accepting grant applications - June 23
Call for Designers for GOING METRO, a program by the Sioux Falls Design Center - June 25
16-week Native Artist Professional Development (NAPD) course at Oglala Lakota Artspace - June 29
2021-22 GOOD NIGHT GUEST ARTIST AUDITIONS - June 28 & 29
Pasque Press’s First Call for Poetry Manuscripts - Jun 30
The Matthews announces Summer Writing and Art Contests - June 30
CALL FOR ART: “Marking Lives COVID-19” - July 1
Native American Artist in Residence at Minnesota Historical Society – Call for Submissions 2021 Deadline July 15th, 2021 - July 15
Homescapes Mural Tour is travelling through South Dakota this summer! - mid July
New Intensive training on the Work of Art: Business Skills for Artists curriculum | Springboard for the Arts
BHCT Auditions for “Matilda”! - July 17 & 18
Alliance of Artists Communities Upcoming Residency Deadlines - various
SDHC Announces 2021 Veterans Story Contest - July 1-31
Seventh Annual NorthStar Watermedia National Juried Art Exhibition - Aug 1
Black Hills Film Festival accepting 2022 applications - Aug 1
36th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition - Aug 3
2021 SDAEA+SDCAA Annual Conference Call for Proposals - open July 1-August 6
Mitchell, South Dakota – Call for Artists - one week prior to each event
Tallgrass Recovery | Call for art - Aug 11
Call to artists | The Object Seen – Contemporary Still Life 2021 - Aug 15
Call For Artists – Falls Art Market 2021 - Aug 28
Queer Art Upcoming Deadlines: Summer 2021 - various
Announcing Art-Train! NATIONAL TRAINING and TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM - Aug 31
BROOKINGS ARTS COUNCIL 46TH ANNUAL FINE ARTS OPEN EXHIBITION CALL FOR ART - Sept 3
6 SQUARED FUNDRAISER CALL FOR ART - Sept 28
Call for Artists: Contemporary Indigeneity - Oct 1
STORIES & SPACES: Reclaiming the process of coming out: Call For Art - Oct 21
Complete Guide to 2021 Artist Grants & Opportunities - updated throughout the year
2022 MCCRORY GARDENS PHOTOGRAPHY CALL FOR ENTRIES - June 4, 2022
Online course for acrylic painters of all skill levels
Call to Emerging Visual Artists of the Black Hills - N/A
Request for Exhibit Proposals at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport - ongoing
Request for Performing Arts Proposals at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport - Ongoing
SD Veterans Home & Chautauqua Craftsmen Call to Artists & Presenters
Artist Rescue Trust relief funding to musicians and artists - ongoing
Arts@MSP Program seeking artists for public art opportunities at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport - ongoing
Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society Private Jazz & Blues Lessons - ongoing
South Dakota artists are welcome to apply to showcase their work at The Garage - ongoing
State Historical Society seeks help in documenting COVID-19 in South Dakota  - ongoing
Jumpstart your creative business with The Watering Can! - ongoing
CERF+ The Artists Safety Net
Rapid City Arts Council is Seeking Exhibition Proposals - ongoing

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