2015 Open Exhibition: Call for Proposals
Deadline: March 9, 2015
Exhibition Dates: July 25 – August 30, 2015
Reception: August 13, 2015 6–9pm
This is an Open Call for proposals for a solo exhibition in the summer of 2015. This call is open to all artists from North America working in all visual media. Proposals for exhibitions by both individuals and groups will be considered. The individual or group associated with the chosen proposal will receive a solo exhibition at the Target Gallery from July 25 – August 30, 2015. The artist(s) will also receive a stipend and an exhibition catalog. A panel of independent arts professionals will review submissions and select the final proposal. Our jurors this year are John James Anderson, Amy Boone-McCreesh, and Alex Goldstein.
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.
Torpedo Factory: Open Call for Mural Proposals
Deadline: March 31, 2015
This is an open call for artists to design and execute a mural to cover the exterior of the Torpedo Factory Art Center loading dock (rolling door along Union Street, see diagram for measurements.) This call is open to all local and regional professional artists (living in the DMV area). The selected muralist will be awarded $4,000, with a supply budget of up to $2,000. Proposal selection will be conducted by an independent arts professional in consultation with the Torpedo Factory Art Center CEO.
Gallery Floorplan – Click Image to Enlarge
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