Artist Opportunities

Opportunities for Artists

Youth Poetry Residency with José Olivarez

Open to Latinx youth and youth of color.Register for residency In partnership with Creciendo Juntos, we’re excited to announce the launching of our new...   Read More

Art On Fire

ART ON FIRE: FIRE HYDRANT PAINTING PROJECT CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Deadline: SEPTEMBER 20, 2019 The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, Charlottesville Mural Project, Albemarle County...   Read More

Belmont Carlton Neighborhood Welcome Sign: Call for Submissions

CALL FOR ARTISTS NOW CLOSED The Belmont Carlton Neighborhood Association, in partnership with The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, The Charlottesville Mural Project, and Ting,...   Read More

Collaborative Residency 2019

CALL FOR ARTISTS DEADLINE MAY 5  EXTENDED TO MAY 12! The 2019 Public Artist Collaborative Residency program will provide an opportunity for 3 local...   Read More

Queen Charlotte Day Exhibit: Call for Artists

DEADLINE APRIL 1 CLICK FOR SUBMISSION DETAILS  DEADLINE PAST What is Queen Charlotte Day? Queen Sophia Charlotte, Born May 19, 1744, was the wife...   Read More

Invisible Cville BDA Prize: Call for Submissions

The Bridge is proud to partner with Bushman Dreyfus Architects in presenting this year’s BDA Prize. • 8 prizes of $1000 each • Public...   Read More

La Pocha Nostra Residency: Workshops

La Pocha Nostra Workshops: Exercises for Rebel Artists Tuesday, Feb 12-Wednesday, Feb 20 | 2-6pm | The Ruffin Gallery The Bridge partners with UVA...   Read More

Through Our Eyes: Teens respond to A 11 & 12

Through Our Eyes: Teens respond to August 11th and 12th and its Aftermath Exhibition opening Friday March 1, 5:30-9:30. Runs through March.   A...   Read More

Face to Face: Portraits of our Vibrant City

2017 COLLECTION 2018 COLLECTION Click buttons above to view portrait collections from previous years. Face To Face: Portraits of Our Vibrant City uses the intimate...   Read More

Collaborative Residency 2018

The 2018 Public Artist Collaborative Residency program provided an opportunity for 3 jury-selected local artists from the city of Charlottesville working with varied mediums...   Read More