Saturday, January 14, 2012

William and Florence Schmidt Art Center: Call for Proposals


Call for Proposals
William and Florence Schmidt Art Center

Belleville, IL

How to Submit Work
To have your work considered for an exhibit at the Schmidt Art Center, please submit 12 - 20 digital images on a CD, along with an artist statement and résumé listing previous exhibits, awards, and education.

The Schmidt Art Center Exhibition Committee meets a year in advance to review proposals and recommend exhibits. We welcome proposals year-round.

Exhibition Committee
The purpose of this committee will be to guide the Art Center staff in selecting a balanced schedule of high-quality art exhibits by professional artists.

The committee will be composed of a minimum of six persons, including SWIC Liberal Arts Dean, art faculty, community members, Schmidt Art Center staff, and optional advisors from other museums or galleries.

The committee will meet at least one year in advance to make recommendations. Schmidt staff will prepare an exhibition calendar for the year based on these recommendations, adding other exhibits when necessary to complete the schedule.

Visit website for complete details:

Schmidt Art Center
2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville, IL 62221
Phone: (618) 222-5278


The William and Florence Schmidt Art Center exhibits visual images that inspire, inform, and connect college and community. Exhibits of art and cultural artifacts that meet the highest contemporary aesthetic standards and related cultural programs will expand visual literacy among the Southwestern Illinois College community and the adults and children of Southwestern Illinois.