23 May 2019

Portfolio Gallery Underground Solo or Group Exhibition Opportunities

Gallery UndergroundArlington, Virginia, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. Multi-State Deadline: Ongoing – Gallery Underground announces solo or group exhibition opportunities for artists from the Greater Washington, DC area. Our gallery at the Crystal City Shops at 2100 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA is a bright and open space in the heart of Crystal City’s thriving shopping and restaurant district. We are searching for talented professional artists with a cohesive body of work to exhibit in our Focus Gallery space.

Benefits of having a solo or group show at Gallery Underground:

  • 380 square ft of gleaming exhibition space
  • Excellent location in high-traffic shopping district
  • Flexible space for 2d or 3d art
  • Professional, adjustable track lighting
  • One First Friday reception promoted in local publications and to our extensive patron list
  • Full time gallery staff to handle all sales, process payments, assist in exhibit installation, and help coordinate exhibit receptions

Artists are invited to submit work with a common theme, style or medium. Applicants will be asked to include:

  • Completed Solo or group show application (download .pdf) (please indicate if you are a current Gallery member).
  • Images of 5-7 works in JPG format (no larger than 1MB each).
  • List describing the title, medium, size and sale price of each work.
  • Short statement of the work, one or two paragraphs in length. Consider discussing technique and materials used, and/or themes addressed.
  • Please write “Solo Show Application: ARTISTS NAME” in subject line.’

FEES (as of May 2019)
Solo Show $50 Registration Fee. $150 solo show fee. (pay online)

The Committee will determine the number of pieces to be exhibited, the duration of the exhibit, and exhibit placement but will attempt to accommodate an artist’s preference. The Committee reserves the right to select the individual works to be shown.

Artists may resubmit new work after one year.

Gallery Underground in Crystal City, Virginia, is a premier art exhibition space. We feature juried solo and group shows in the Focus Gallery and our members’ work in the Main Gallery, including paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media; drawings; sculpture; photography; glass; ceramics and jewelry.

The Arlington Artists Alliance is a 501(c)(3) arts organization, established in 2000 to serve and support visual arts in Arlington County, providing professional development activities for local artists, and serving the community through exhibits, instruction, mentoring, and outreach projects.

Voted “Best Art Gallery” in 2015 by the readers of Arlington Magazine.

Gallery Underground
2120-A Crystal Plaza Arcade
Arlington, VA 22202

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Portfolio. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, Deadlines 03 March thru April, Deadlines 05 May thru June, Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct, Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, and Deadlines Ongoing and Recurring. Income: Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Solo, and Sales.

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