LexArts Calls For Artists

LexArts Artist Opportunities track and connect artists with the latest RFPs, RFQs, artist calls and the like, both locally and nationally. Industry Opportunities explore current employment opportunities in the creative industries. New opportunities pop up frequently, so make sure you check back.


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Open Call | John G. Irvin Gallery, Lexington, KY

The John G. Irvin Gallery was created to promote Kentucky’s visual artists and opened in March 1987. The creation of the gallery was a labor of love and a passion of the late Irvin, a Lexingtonian and former employee of Central Bank. Over the years the gallery has hosted exhibitions by Kentucky’s finest artists, as well as new and emerging artists exhibiting for the first time. Inquiries to David Goodman, dgoodman@centralbank.com

Deadline: Rolling


For additional information contact Nathan Zamarron or call 859.255.2951 ext. 109.



Industry Opportunities


Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning

Executive Director

The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning is seeking a person with experience in program/nonprofit management, fundraising, public relations, financial management, and employee supervision for its position of executive director.  This full-time, on-site position in Lexington, KY is responsible for the daily management of the Center and its 16-member staff. The director works to fulfill the Center’s mission of providing learning opportunities and literary arts engagement for children and adults. As a nonprofit, the Center is especially attentive to low-wealth and marginalized communities and individuals. The director reports to the 12-member Board of Directors and supervises a budget of $1M+.


Living Arts & Science Center

Stem Discovery Educator

The Planetarium – STEM Discovery Educator at the Living Arts & Science Center (LASC) brings a vital science education perspective and the integration of science and art to diverse audiences. This individual will be comfortable with in-person, hybrid in-person and virtual experiences. Ideal candidates should have experience in an educational setting and experience teaching young people.


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