Having an exhibition at one of the Craft Council’s two galleries can have many benefits for a craftsperson’s career: important exposure, a formal opening, invitations to several hundred guests, media coverage, and access to a major market. Annually we accept applications for exhibitions for the next years programming, and we also have calls for entry for multiple exhibitions throughout the year. See below for current open calls.
The Craft Council offers various forms of funding to members for education and professional development. These include our:
Applications for our Loan Fund are open year-round, but our Study & Workshop Grants are applied for annually. Stay tuned below for current opportunities.
Deadline: Oct 31, 2018
A Craft Council Gallery fundraising opportunity available for artists and craftspeople working in any media. Participants will have 5-weeks to complete their half.Download
Deadline: Nov 1, 2018
Comfort & Joy is a juried, multimedia exhibition featuring a variety of works inspired by the comfort and happiness of the season. See application for full details.Download
Deadline: Dec 31, 2018
The Gallery welcomes proposals from craftspeople/artists, curators, cultural/community groups and organizations. A broad range of visual art is considered but the Gallery’s priority is craft and craft based art.Download
Now Taking Submissions
Please contact our team to learn more about how to apply for these loans and the criteria we follow in selecting applicants for approval.Download