Saturday, December 05, 2009

1708 Gallery Exhibition Proposals

Deadline: Ongoing

1708 Gallery

Richmond, VA
Exhibition Proposals

1708 Gallery presents an average of eight exhibitions a year by emerging and established professional artists from all over the world. Each exhibition is approximately 6 weeks long.

1708 Gallery's focus is to present new art that is not older than three years.

Exhibition Proposals

Artists and curators may submit exhibition proposals to 1708 Gallery throughout the year. We welcome submissions from professional and emerging artists in all mediums (students are not eligible). 1708 Gallery's Exhibition Committee which includes professional artists from 1708 Gallery's Board of Directors review and select all exhibitions presented at 1708 Gallery.


Only complete proposal packages will be reviewed.

Selected artists will receive a 6 week exhibition at 1708 Gallery, a small honorarium, and some funding for exhibition related expenses. Artists are responsible for delivering, shipping, installation, and deinstallation of their work and all related costs. 1708 Gallery will provide assistance with installation and deinstallation. Exhibiting artists are encouraged to attend the exhibition opening and participate in an artist talk.

About 1708 Gallery

1708 Gallery is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution providing access to exhibitions, arts and education programs and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender,religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.

Contact Gallery Administrator, Jolene Giandomenico at if you have any questions.

Visit the website for complete information:

Download the Exhibition Proposal Guidelines: Proposal Guidelines [pdf]

1708 Gallery
319 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23241
(phone) 1.804.643.1708