Check out the arts opportunities listings and you’ll discover why this section of our website is one of the most visited.  If you’re looking for calls for submissions, work and volunteer opportunities, or workshops; you’ll find extensive choices here.

The opportunities are listed in the languages they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Want to list an opportunity?  We welcome your submission here

Latest Opportunities

Gallery Educator @ Ottawa Art Gallery

Thu, Apr 16, 2020

The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) is looking to add bilingual Gallery Educators to its team. Join a dynamic work environment at one of the most vital visual arts institutions in Ottawa. The OAG is a cultural meeting place that encourages exploration and reflection on diversity and social change... Read More >

Call for Proposals @ SAW Video’s Knot Project Space

Sun, Apr 19, 2020

SAW Video’s Knot Project Space accepts proposals once a year through an online submissions process, the results of which contribute to our yearly programming schedule. We seek proposals for exhibitions, screenings, performances, projections, lectures and workshops from artists, curators and... Read More >

PAL Ottawa - Residence Application and Waiting List Now Open!

Tue, Apr 21, 2020

To download the English language application, click HERE.

... Read More >

Smartphone Filmmaking (Online)

Tue, Apr 21, 2020

Years ago, the idea of shooting short movies on your camera phone wasn’t possible. But as our phones become larger, more powerful and evermore like mini media centers, mobile filmmaking using tablets, phablets and phones has become a popular way to make short films.

When Sean Baker’s... Read More >


Mon, Apr 27, 2020

Call for projects:
Du 19 février au 27 avril 2020
@ cgoulet@photogaspesie.ca


Pour toute question relative à l’appel à projets, veuillez communiquer par... Read More >

Live Streaming for Artists (Online)

Wed, Apr 29, 2020

In times of physical distancing, live streaming have become a powerful tool to keep musicians, artists, storytellers, and content creators connected with their fans and contributing to social well-being. This beginner level workshop is designed for artists and everyday content creators from... Read More >

Direct Purchase @ City of Ottawa

Wed, Apr 29, 2020


Deadline: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm (noon) EDT

Information meeting: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 from 6 to 7 pm at Karsh Masson Gallery, City Hall 110 Laurier Avenue W. A short presentation will be followed by a question and answer period... Read More >

Dennis Tourbin Prize for New Performance

Fri, May 1, 2020

In collaboration with the Dennis Tourbin Fund for Emerging Artists, SAW is proud to announce a new funding program for the development of new works in performance art.

The Dennis Tourbin Prize for New Performance is intended for artists and performers who wish to expand their practice and... Read More >

JumpstART Program @ SAW Video

Fri, May 1, 2020

Join us for our in house grant info session on Wednesday April 15th from 5:30pm-7:00pm. We will provide program overviews for our First Time Video and JumpstART grants, eligibility requirements and answer questions about the application process. Everyone is welcome!

SAW Video Media Art... Read More >

G101 Call for Submissions

Wed, May 13, 2020

Annual Submissions Deadline: April 15 

Gallery 101 hosts 4-6 exhibitions each year, as well as many video presentations, lectures, performances and other activities. As an artist-run-centre, we support experimentation, research, and risk-taking in visual, media, and performance arts... Read More >