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Call for Entries: Gallery East, Gallery West, and Metro Gallery

2016-2017 Season

Deadline: March 1, 2016

 

The City of Reno is currently accepting proposals from artists and curators interested in exhibiting. Gallery locations include:

Exhibitions are seven weeks in duration. All media will be considered for display; however, the unique aspects of each venue are best suited for two-dimensional work although three-dimensional work may be considered if space allows.  All gallery space are programmed for the general public. The appropriateness and quality of proposals is determined by a review panel, whose recommendations are provided to the­­ Public Art Committee and Reno Arts and Culture Commission for final approval. Selected exhibitions will be promoted by postcard and online. Notification of results can be expected in April 2016.

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To be eligible, artists and curators must submit:

  • Application Form
  • CD or Flash Drive with 5 to 10 digital images formatted as .jpeg
    • Name files using last name, underscore, and the number corresponding to image list

      Example: Smith_01.jpeg

    • Dimensions cannot exceed 1200 pixels wide or 800 pixels high; 72 DPI
  • Image list with title, medium, dimensions, and year of creation for each artwork
  • Artist Statement
  • Biography
  • Résumé (no more than 2 pages in length)
  • (Optional) Self-addressed stamped envelope for return of materials

Submit materials and forms by mailing or deliver in person to address below:

ATTN: Gallery Submissions

McKinley Arts and Culture Center

925 Riverside Drive

Reno, NV 89503

Contact:

publicart@reno.gov

**E-Mail is the preferred form of communication.

 


 

Artist Registry

Please submit this form to publicart@reno.gov to join our artist registry. You can also mail the artist registry form to:

Attn: Artist Registry 
McKinley Arts and Culture Center
925 Riverside Drive
Reno, NV 89503

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