Calls for Art

Holiday Art Fair

Holiday Art Fair // Call for Artists

$25 application fee 

Application Deadline: Friday November 11

Apply to be a part of our juried Holiday Art Fair on Saturday, December 10, 12 -5pm! 

Visitors will be able to shop our corridors, studios, and galleries for unique handmade items (perfect for gifts!) and participate in fun, family-friendly activities.

Selected artists will pay a Vendor Fee: $40 for members, $50 non members (application fee for selected artists will count towards the vendor fee). Artspace will provide one 6ft table per vendor, covered with brown butcher paper. We recommend vendors bring their own table coverings. We can also provide two chairs for each table.

12 x 12 Member Showcase

12 x 12 Artspace Member Showcase

This call is currently closed.
This show is open only to Artspace Artist Members

Not a member, but want to apply? Join as an Artspace Artist Member first, and then apply!

Open to Artspace Artist Members, the 12 x 12 Member Showcase, will celebrate the creativity of our incredible artist community while providing a unique opportunity for our patrons to add affordable works of original art to their collections. 

All works are 12×12 inches in size and are priced at $100, $250 or $500. Artspace will take a 30% commission and artists will receive 70% of the sales price. Free to apply!

Applications are due by 12 pm Friday October 14th. 

Exhibition Proposals

Exhibition Proposals are currently being considered for exhibitions after 2023

We are currently accepting exhibition proposals. Proposals submitted are currently being considered for exhibitions scheduled for after 2023. Exhibition questions can be directed to Creative Director, Annah Lee at 

Artspace’s gallery spaces are fully accessible and we strive to make the submission process accessible for artists as well. We encourage anyone to submit for our open calls for art. If you need any additional information or accommodations in order to enter a call for art please contact us at 919.821.2787 or

Gallery 1 // detail of exhibition The Time Becoming featuring work by artist Alicia Eggert

Gallery 2 // detail of exhibition Dark Days featuring work by artist Andrew Kozlowski


Artspace’s biennial fundraising exhibition and celebration of NC artists. The concept of the show is to demystify the process about what goes into the making of an exhibition and to provide all NC artists an opportunity to show their work. 

Fine Contemporary Craft

Next call in 2023

A biennial juried exhibition of new works in craft from across the country. Eligible media include functional or sculptural works in the following: basketry, ceramics, fiber, furniture (any media), glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, handmade paper and wood. Entries are also juried for cash prizes. 

Robert Lewis-Nash, Banana Field, detail