2015 Open Call for Curatorial Proposals

Deadline: April 6, 2015
Exhibition Dates: September 5 – October 18, 2015

This is an open call for independent curators working in North America to submit proposals for a group exhibition in the fall of 2015. We are looking for curators with a unique vision who are interested in creating a cross-cultural dialogue and featuring emerging contemporary artists in their area.  The curator associated with the chosen proposal will have an exhibition – featuring 3 or more artists –  in Target Gallery from September 5 – October 18, 2015. The selected curator will also receive a $5,000 stipend for exhibition expenses and a digital catalog. Our juror is DC-based independent curator and writer, Laura Roulet.

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Borders & Boundaries

Deadline: April 27, 2015
Exhibition Dates: June 6 – July 19, 2015

Borders & Boundaries examines work inspired by the outsider’s perspective. The theme extends to geographical boundaries, personal boundaries, societal boundaries, and everything in between. This exhibition is open to national and international artists working in all media. Our juror is Clint Mansell, Director of Principle Gallery in Alexandria, VA.

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For a hard copy of a prospectus, send a SASE to:
Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 North Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Call: 703-838-4565 x 4
Email: targetgallery@torpedofactory.org