25 Jan 2024

Art Calls Pratt Munson Gallery Open Call

Munson Utica, New York, United States


Opportunity Description

International Deadline: March 8, 2024 – Pratt Munson Gallery seeks artist submissions for our 2024 – 2025 Academic Year. The gallery awards solo, as well as two-person and some group exhibitions.

Anticipated exhibition dates will be held in the months of the academic year Sept 2024 through May 2025.

The Pratt Munson Gallery, located in the renowned art museum, MUNSON (formerly Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute) in Utica, NY, awards exhibitions to emerging and mid-career artists working in a range of media. Throughout the year, the selected exhibitions support the Pratt Munson College of Art & Design students education and provide cultural enrichment to the surrounding community.

Munson is a community-centered, anti-racist organization where we foster diversity, equity, and inclusion through action.

We are currently accepting proposals from artists working in all media. We are open to artist collectives, funding provided for up to two
members of the collective.

Artists selected will receive a modest stipend, exhibition postcard, and a catered reception. Accommodations will also be provided for up to 2 nights in a nearby hotel.

Selected artists will be expected to offer a gallery talk/ and/ 99or presentation to PrattMUNSON students and community members during the reception. (Reception and artist talks may be moved to a virtual format if campus health/safety conditions change.)

Applicants should submit:

  1. 10 > 15 images and or 2:00 to 4:00 of video with complete details
  2. 200 word Biography
  3. 200 word Statement / proposal
  4. Current Exhibition Record with pertinent publications and other professional participation
  5. Full contact information

Munson is an internationally prominent fine arts center serving diverse audiences through three program divisions – Museum of Art, School o Art and Design, and Performing Arts. The Institute was founded in 1919 and provides some 600 events annually with more than 180,000 patrons enjoying the many exhibitions, performances, art classes, and family-oriented activities.

The Museum of Art is renowned for its art collection and Phillip Johnson designed building. Munson Performing Arts offers wide ranging, Year-round programming of artistically excellent and diverse arts and cinema presentations.

The School of Art and Design offers a large community arts education program in art and the nationally accredited college art program affiliated with Pratt Institute (PrattMUNSON). Pratt Munson is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Middle States Association, and the New York State Education Department. Pratt Munson students spend the first two years of their bachelor of fine arts degree program at our campus in Utica, New York before they complete their studies at Pratt’s main campus in Brooklyn. Munson is located in the heart of New York State, foothills of the Adirondack Mountains and centrally located with easy travel to Cooperstown, Albany, Syracuse and a few hours from Boston, NYC, Lake Placid, and Montreal.

310 Genesee Street
Utica, New York 13502
(315) 797-0000

Opportunity Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opportunity Types: Art Calls. Opportunity Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 03 March thru April, and Open to Artists Worldwide. Benefits: *No Participation Fee, Exhibition - Group, and Exhibition - Solo.

Opportunity expires in 5 days.

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