Artist Opportunities

Call for Muralists: Celebrate Elm City and Wilson’s Basketball Legacy

Call Type: Exhibition
Eligibility: North Carolina
Budget: $6,000
Entry Deadline: 7/30/24
Location: 101 West Main Street, Elm City, NC 27822

Wilson Arts, The Oliver Nestus Freeman Round House and African American Museum, and the Town of Elm City invite muralists from across North Carolina to create a vibrant, location-specific mural.  This artwork will celebrate Elm City’s rich basketball history, highlighting the legacy of Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer, Harvey Reid Jr.

2024 National Multi-Media Juried Art Show

Call Type: Award
Eligibility: National
Fee: $25.00 (Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 8/30/24
Event Dates: 10/10/24 – 11/3/24

Open to all U.S. artists 18 years of age or older working in any media. Work must be original, executed within the past three years, and not previously exhibited at Wilson Arts. Entry in this exhibit establishes an agreement on the part of the artist to all conditions listed in the prospectus and is a contract to exhibit entries selected by the juror.


Wilson Arts is looking for a few talented, enthusiastic and dedicated youth Camp Counselors ages 16-18 to help make our summer camp 2024 season AMAZING!  Participants will receive an official letter documenting hours and service for school or civic organizations that require volunteer hours.  Volunteers MUST be willing and able to attend the entire camp session you’ve signed up for, and engage with both the instructor(s) and the campers to enhance the educational experience AND the fun! Please use the buttons below to submit interest in being a summer camp volunteer.