The Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery
Call for Exhibition Proposals

Call for Exhibition Proposals
Submission Deadline: May 30, 2014

This spring the Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery on the campus of the Springfield Technical Community College invites all area artists, photographers, video and installation artists to an open call for exhibition proposals to present and/or produce an exhibition in collaboration with the fine arts gallery. The proposed exhibition period could be in spring or fall 2015.

Mission: The Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery presents approximately six exhibits each year featuring works by artists of local and national repute, as well as STCC student work. Funding from STCC Student Activities and the School of Continuing Education support all exhibitions. The gallery is free, open to the public and handicapped accessible.

Exhibition Location: Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery is located in Building 28, first floor, on the Pearl Street side of campus in Springfield.

Submission Guidelines: Please submit all supporting documents and images on CD/DVD by May 30, 2014 to Sondra Peron, Gallery Coordinator, Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery, STCC, 1 Armory Square, Springfield, MA 01102

  1. Submissions must include an exhibition narrative, 500 words maximum, describing a clear and concise project concept.
  2. Submissions must include a short (1 paragraph) bio for EACH artist and/or curator, including urls (links) to past exhibition documentation.
  3. Submissions should include no more than 10 supporting images.

Types of Artwork Accepted: All two and three-dimensional media in any style (abstract, conceptual, representational, etc.) as well as film/video will be considered. All work samples must be Mac-ready. File types may include: jpg, mp3, pdf, doc, mov, wmv.

This call for exhibition proposals prioritizes work of the highest artistic merit. Proposals will be evaluated on feasibility, relevance, artistic excellence, extent that the project is new or takes risks, and artistic merit.

The Gallery will provide Artists with the following:

  • Access to premises as necessary to complete installation
  • Installation and de-installation assistance
  • Gallery staffing during regular gallery hours
  • Exhibition documentation in the gallery
  • Institutional marketing in support of the exhibition
  • Design and production of exhibition postcards for distribution
  • Gallery management and compliance oversight

Contact Sondra Peron, Gallery Coordinator, at gallery@stcc.edu for more info.

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