Calls to Artists

From other organizations:

Submit work to the New Mexico Art League’s “Objects of Desire / The Still Life”Show

Deadline is Saturday,January 20, 2018. “Still life: n., a genre of painting or drawing of a collection of objects arranged together in a way that creates a depth and focus beyond the ordinary.”  Exhibit dates are March 6 — April 7, 2018. Visit for the prospectus, or call 505-293-5034

The City of Albuquerque and the Albuquerque Arts Board announce two, 1% for Art Call for Art, Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

The Albuquerque Arts Board and the Sawmill Art Selection Committee have initiated a national, open competition tocommission a large-scale, site-specific outdoor Work of Art for the Sawmill Community Land Trust, located near Albuquerque’s Old Town/Museum district. download full prospectus

The Albuquerque Arts Board and the High Desert Rose Garden Art Selection Committee have initiated a 1% for Art project open to artist and designers residing in the United States.  The Arts Board seeks to commission an artwork for the City of Albuquerque BioPark Botanic Garden’s High Desert Rose Garden. download full prospectus 

Artists interested in applying for one or both calls for art must submit using CaFE (Call for Entry)

Musicians! Create a web profile and go on tour!

The Western States Arts Federation has created a new online resource called IMTour to connect musicians to performance venues across the West. Independent musicians are invited to create a profile at to start finding gigs and gaining exposure!

From gallupARTS:

Spoken word artists, poets and storytellers! Check out the Gallup Poetry Slam.

Every first Friday, from 6:30 – 8:30pm at ART123 Gallery in downtown Gallup. The first hour (6:30 – 7:30pm) is open mic and the second (7:30 – 8:30pm)  is a Slam competition. Get all the details here:

Gallup ArtsCrawl – Every Second Saturday, Mar. – Dec.


For Artists:

Interested in leading a workshop, doing a demo or performing at ArtsCrawl? Awesome! Shoot us an email at

For Vendors:

Want to sell arts, crafts or food at ArtsCrawl? We’d love to have you! No registration fee is required. Food vendors must have the proper City licenses and permits, however. Find more information the license and set-up requirements for ArtsCrawl here.