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Our list of over 50 calls for artists, awards, scholarships, projects, lectures, public commissions, etc. in the field of three-dimensional art worldwide is constantly updated and presents you with the best opportunities the world of sculpture has to offer.Oops, this page is only open to our members!

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In our continuously updated database you can search the respective offers using different filter possibilities. Sorted by category, you will quickly find an overview of results from your search that you can access for additional information.

You will find the following categories in our Call Database:

Artist in residence: This category provides details about programs focusing on exchanges of artists from various disciplines, living in artist residences and guest stays all over the world. Scholarships or invitations from institutions are often awarded for this purpose.

Award: Current calls and dates for competitions worldwide can be found in this category. You will also find the conditions of participation, awards, deadlines, and contacts.


Call for artist: This category contains current worldwide calls for artists to create a work of art. All necessary information, such as application requirements, fees/award money, topic and material are presented to you. Example: Exhibition and Publication Funding 2017.

Call for papers: This section contains current worldwide calls to submit contributions and articles for publication.  Deadlines, conditions of participation, and all other important information are also compiled for you.

Exhibition opportunities: All necessary information about international offers for the exhibition of your own works can be found in this category. Example: Gain an exhibition space in a museum in Cologne.

Public commission: International calls in public space, such as the realization of a sculpture in the municipal park. Important additional information is also included in this section.

Scholarship: You will find a selection of current worldwide financial and non-material scholarships, as well as the respective application details and deadlines in this category.

Symposium: In this category you will find dates and application requirements as well as other information for advertised international and national sculpture symposia. This includes stays and corresponding financing in which artists design sculptures in a joint workshop and work with the same material or theme.

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