OPEN CALL OPPORTUNITIES 2018
February 2018: “Once Upon a Time”
Now accepting submissions for our February exhibit “Once Upon a Time”. This year, we’re expanding the theme of our annual “Alice in Wonderland” exhibit to include the whole genres of fairy tales and fantasy! We’re looking for work of all kinds: paintings, drawings, sculptures, jewelry, etc.
The deadline for submissions is 1/31/2018. Please include photos of your work, what medium the work is, size, title, and price in your application. Send this information to firstname.lastname@example.org to be considered.
May 2018: “Star Wars/Heroes and Villains”
Open call for art exploring Star Wars and other geek/pop culture themes. Submit for a chance to show in our most popular exhibit of the year! We’re looking for work of all kinds: paintings, drawings, sculptures, jewelry, etc.
The deadline for submissions is 4/25/2018. Please include photos of your work, what medium the work is, size, title, and price in your application. Send this information to email@example.com to be considered.
OTHER OPPORTUNITIES FOR EXHIBITION
CONNECT (2nd Fridays at Urban Arts Gallery, February-November)
Our CONNECT open call event takes place monthly at the gallery. This is an informal artist networking event, come share your work with peers, curators, and the public. No pre-registration required, just bring yourself and 2 pieces of your artwork. All skill levels and visual art mediums welcome. It is recommended to bring an artist statement and artwork ready to be displayed or hang, in the case that it is selected to be in the gallery. Silent voting will take place with 3 public favorites, as well as a guest speaker and Arts Alliance choice to hang in the gallery for the month.
Artist check-in takes place from 6-7pm, the event takes place from 7-9pm, including a different guest speaker or panel each month. CONNECT is FREE and open to the public.
We are no longer accepting exhibit proposals for 2018.
Our submissions process for 2019 will begin in November 2018. We accept individual exhibit proposals from interested artists and proposals from guest curators interested in utilizing our space. Please check back here, watch our Facebook page, and subscribe to our newsletter below.