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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Artist Opportunities



2023 Bernheim Environmental Artist-in-Residence |Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest, Cleremont, KY

For more than four decades, the Artist in Residence program has attracted artists from around the world who seek to use Bernheim as their inspiration. Bernheim’s Artist in Residence Program promotes multi-disciplinary explorations of our relationship with the natural environment through artistic expression, expanding upon Bernheim’s long history of art in the landscape. $2500 stipend. Application HERE.

Deadline November 28, 2022 | hannah.coleman@bernheim.org



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

Position Title: Adult Programming & Outreach Director
Full-Time: (40 hours/wk)
Employee Classification: Exempt
Salary Range: $38,000 – $45,000
Job Location: Primarily on-site with some work-from-home flexibility
Direct Report: Carnegie Center’s Executive Director


Duties, responsibilities and qualifications are found here. Send cover letter, resume, and references to the attention of Shayla D. Lynch, Executive Director, at slynch@carnegiecenterlex.org. No phone calls please. Deadline to apply: October 21, 2022

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