Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Pittsburgh Center for the Arts (PF/PCA) provides opportunities and environments that encourage an open exchange of images and ideas to foster our vibrant community of artists. In addition to PF/PCA's calls for artists, we also list calls from affiliated groups and other venues. To request your call to be listed, please email

Neu Kirche - Open Critique

April 8
April 8

Open Critique is an opportunity to receive constructive feedback on in-progress work, network with other artists and practice public speaking. Bring documentation or sketches of work to discuss with a supportive group of peers in a relaxed, informal setting.

Wings and Wildlife - Call for Artists

April 8

The all new, reinvented Wings & Wildlife Art Show will return to the National Aviary and splash our halls with vibrant nature art November 7-8, 2015. The show will kick off with a black tie soiree and art auction the evening of Friday, November 6. Artists will exhibit and sell art of all kinds, including paintings, photography, jewelry, ceramics, wood carvings, and more.

Ligonier Valley Library - Call for Novel Art

April 11

Submit Novel Art for a week-long exhibition and silent auction at the Ligonier Valley Library to benefit the Library's Digital Literacy Initiative.

Open Engagement Conference Pittsburgh

April 17 to April 19
April 17

The three-day conference will take place April 17–19 at Carnegie Mellon University and explore the theme of Place and Revolution. The conference will bring an international focus and perspective to the creative work that is taking place in the local Pittsburgh community. Open Engagement will highlight local artists and organizations through series of micro-boosting grants for projects that will be activated throughout the city.

Austin Film Festival - Call for Entries

April 20

Austin Film Festival is fanatical about good storytelling. Known as the "Writer's Festival," AFF recognizes the importance of the screenplay at the core of filmmaking, and screens the highest caliber narrative, documentary, and animated films--all of which are grounded in the power of a well-told visual story.

Three types of entries:


65th Annual Art of the Northeast Exhibition - Call for Entries

April 24

Call for Entries
65th Annual Art of the Northeast Exhibition
Silvermine Arts Center

Assemble - Call for Artists for Unblurred

April 26

Assemble is accepting proposals for the 2016 season of Unblurred, Penn Avenue’s First Friday Gallery Crawl

Office of Public Art - Portfolio Reviews

April 29

The Office of Public Art invites artists who are seeking guidance for careers in public art to register for a portfolio review. This is an excellent opportunity for emerging and established artists, who are interested in working in the public realm to be given feedback on their work by experts in public art, social practice, and allied fields. Each artist will have a 20-minute meeting with an experienced consultant, administrator, artist, or curator.

Mt. Lebanon Artist Market - Applications Open

May 1

The Mt. Lebanon Partnership is pleased to begin accepting applications for the 2015 Mt. Lebanon Artists' Market.

Pittsburgh Filmmakers Emerging Photographers Grant

May 1

Designed to support new photographers who are completing a body of work, the program enables artists to create or finish work that can be used for exhibition or competitions. Applicants must be or have been Pittsburgh Filmmakers students in the past year or current members in good standing.


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