Applications to exhibit at Welcome Gallery are now open! To apply, fill out this form and send a CV and three work samples to Lindsey (email@example.com). The deadline to submit a proposal is Wednesday, May 1 at 11:59PM.
Welcome Gallery is a downtown art space that hosts monthly exhibits by local artists and curators. Located in Charlottesville, VA, Welcome Gallery sees about 4,750 visitors each year. For information about past exhibits, visit the Welcome Gallery page on our website.
We are currently accepting submissions for fall 2019-summer 2020 exhibits. All visual artists (printmakers, textile artists, painters, illustrators, etc.) are welcome to apply.
We are also accepting applications for our Artist in Residence program for fall 2019 and spring 2020. The residency is open to artists of a range of disciplines and is not limited to visual artists. Learn more about the residency here.
- Exhibiting artists and curators must be local to the Charlottesville area.
- Each artist must commit to not hosting a similar exhibit in Charlottesville 3 months prior to an opening at Welcome Gallery.
- Preference will be given to artists exhibiting new work.
- New City Arts does not exhibit explicit content. Offensive language, graphic nudity, and obscene violence are not permitted.
- Artists exhibiting multimedia installations involving projection and/or sound may be required to provide equipment necessary for installation.
- Artists receive 75% of all sales, and New City Arts receives a 25% commission on all work sold.
- Complete our online submission form.
- Submit a CV and 2 - 3 JPEG images of proposed work to Lindsey by email (firstname.lastname@example.org). In your email, please include "title, medium, dimensions in inches, and year" for each piece. In your CV, please include all past exhibitions and any future shows planned for the 2019 - 2020 year.
Deadline for applicants: Wednesday, May 1 at 11:59PM. If you have questions about the guidelines or application process, email Lindsey (email@example.com) or call our office at 434-202-5277.
Interested in checking out the space or chatting in person? Stop by Welcome Gallery any weekday between noon and 4PM to see the gallery and studio space and to chat with staff.