8 Jan 2019

Call for Submissions Apexarts’ Open Call for NYC Exhibitions

ApexartNew York, New York, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: October 31, 2019 – apexart is a non-profit arts organization in Lower Manhattan that was conceived to offer opportunities to independent curators and emerging and established artists, as well as to challenge ideas about art, its practice and curation. We realize this mission through exhibitions, an international residency, a book publishing initiative, and public programs and events.

OPEN CALL FOR EXHIBITIONS

ELIGIBILITY
Open to creative people who have interesting exhibition ideas. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience level, background, or location can apply.

BUDGET
apexart has a $10,000 budget for each exhibition and its related programming. Each organizer works within apexart’s budget to cover expenses including curator travel, art work shipping, artist and public program participant honorariums, equipment, and installation. After the exhibition closes and all expenses have been paid, the organizer receives a $2,000 honorarium for coordinating the project and writing the exhibition brochure essay.

apexart covers costs for approved insurance, advertising, publicity, documentation, the design, printing, and mailing of the brochure, as well as the opening reception. apexart oversees and handles most of the exhibition logistics, including loan agreements, shipping, and installation. The apexart team works closely with guest organizers to turn their ideas into apexart exhibitions.

APPLY ONLINE – No Application Fee
Proposals for exhibitions in NYC are accepted October 1 – 31, 2019 for program season 2020-21.

SELECTION PROCESS
A diverse and changing international jury of more than 500 people in 70 countries participate in a crowdsourced voting process. After the last vote is cast, the three highest-ranked proposals are marked to be included in the upcoming apexart exhibition season.


About:
apexart is a non-profit arts organization in Lower Manhattan that was conceived to offer opportunities to independent curators and emerging and established artists, as well as to challenge ideas about art, its practice and curation. We realize this mission through exhibitions, an international residency, a book publishing initiative, and public programs and events.

Apexart
291 Church Street
New York, NY 10013
t: 212.431.5270


Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Call for Submissions. Opp Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct, and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: *No Application Fee and Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 7 days.

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