Call for Artists: 2023 Human Rights Arts Festival

Call for Artists: 2023 Human Rights Arts Festival

Oct 15, 2022 | The Human Family | 0 comments

The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival has opened a call for artists for the 2023 touring exhibition. The sixth touring exhibition will be hosted in museums and galleries throughout North Dakota beginning in January and concluding in December 2023.

The festival’s mission is to educate, engage and facilitate discussion around local and worldwide human rights topics through the work of 2D, 3D, written and Live Performance artists. Artists with 2D, 3D, written, and Live Performance works related to human rights, civil rights, or social justice issues are encouraged to participate in the festival.

The NDHRAF is a juried group exhibition open to all mediums and live performance work. There are no submission fees for artists In 2022.

All entries must be received by midnight CST on Sunday, December 19, to be considered. Works in progress are accepted for consideration.

All entries must be original works by the submitting artist. If selected for exhibition, works must be mailed in or dropped off by Tuesday, January 3, 2023, and be on display until December 2023.

The submission calendar to be considered for the festival is as follows:

Submission DeadlineSunday, December 18Midnight
Artist NotificationThursday, December 22Midnight
Artwork DeliveryWednesday, January 4Midnight
Exhibition DatesJanuary – December 2023
Artwork ReturnedDecember 2023

Download a PDF of the Call for Artists here.

For more information or to ask a question about the submission process or exhibition schedule, email

The Human Family

The Human Family promotes human rights and social justice through film and art.


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