Call for Submissions Firehouse Center 2018/19 Season
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U.S. National Deadline: April 30, 2018 – The Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport, MA) is currently accepting proposals from emerging and established artists for its upcoming exhibition season.
Artists will be selected by blind review for 12 one-person monthly exhibits from October 2018 – September 2019. Only 2D wall-hung artwork is eligible. The Review Board seeks bodies of work that can produce aesthetically coherent one-person shows in our gallery space and more broadly a rich 12-month Gallery Program offering a variety of mediums and styles.
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A proposal includes a Submission Form; bio/resume; Artist Statement; 10-20 jpeg images of proposed artwork; and Image List.
In early June all participating artists are notified as to whether/not their proposals have been selected and scheduling of accepted artists begins. The finalized 12-month exhibit schedule is announced by the end of June.
There are approximately 50 linear feet of 10’ high gallery wall space located on the ground floor of the Firehouse Center for the Arts (see Gallery Specifications). The Firehouse Box Office is located in one end of the Gallery and there is access to the restaurant at the other end. Audiences for Firehouse’s theatrical events pass through the Gallery to the stairs leading up to the second floor theater lobby. There is public access through the Gallery during Box Office open hours, Wednesday-Sunday, 12-5 PM and later on performance days.
The Firehouse Center for the Arts is a non-profit center for the arts gratefully supported by you and others in the community. Our 191 seat theater is active throughout the year with Firehouse Produced events, partner presentations, and arts education programs.
The mission of the Firehouse Center for the Arts is to enrich and entertain all segments of the Greater Newburyport region by providing high quality visual and performing arts experiences.
Firehouse Center for the Arts
Newburyport, MA 01950