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Exhibition Proposals


The Visual Arts Program provides emerging and established artists, curators, and students (18+) the opportunity and necessary resources to realize visual art exhibitions that engage the community through thoughtful and innovative art. Selected artists are provided honoraria, curatorial guidance, and promotion of the exhibition.

A call for exhibition proposals will be open from April 18–May 15, 2022.  

Alice Gallery

Call for Exhibition proposals


About the venue

Alice Gallery is located in the historic Glendinning Mansion in Salt Lake City. Our address is 617 South Temple. 

The gallery’s approximate size is 455 sq. ft. The gallery walls are 83” high. The gallery uses a wire hanging system. 

Multiple pedestals (varying sizes) available for 3D work. We have a limited variety of audio and video equipment for video, web-based, and digital works available for use. Please call with questions on the feasibility of video/digital work or installations.

Proposal & Selection

The Visual Arts Committee reviews and selects proposals for the gallery. Quality, completion, and clarity of the proposal as well as media, reach, and content submitted will all be considered. Exhibition proposals must be unique and specific to the Alice Gallery. Please specify in your submission  if any works have been exhibited in other Salt Lake venues up to one year prior. The committee reserves the right to make final decisions on which works will be placed on exhibition. Proposals ranked in the top tier will automatically be considered for the next submission review period.

Artists whose proposal is selected for exhibition will receive honoraria as follows:

  • $500 provided to artists with a solo exhibition
  • $250 provided to each artist in a group exhibition (3 artists max)

Exhibition dates available:

July 15 – September 9, 2022 
September 16 – November 11, 2022
November 18, 2022 – January 13, 2023

A gallery stroll reception will be held on the opening day of each exhibition. 

Artwork Sales:

You may list exhibited artwork for sale. All sales inquiries are referred to artists. The Utah Division of Arts & Museums takes no commission on sales. Work does not have to be for sale. 

Eligibility

  • Artist(s) / curators must be Utah-based and age 18 or over. 
  • Exhibition proposals may be for solo exhibitions or small groups of up to three artists maximum. 
  • All work must be original.

Schedule

Call for proposals opens - April 18, 2022
Call for proposals closes - May 15, 2022
Artists notified - June 3, 2022

How to SUBMIT

The following are requirements for the online submission process at: utahartsmuseums.submittable.com

  • Exhibition description or statement with a list of ALL artists proposed (250 words max)
  • Resume or C.V. of lead artist or curator
  • Digital images of proposed work for exhibition or recent work that is representative.
    • Digital images must be jpgs labeled with the artist's name and title of work. 
    • Submit a max. of 10 images for solo exhibition proposals 
    • Submit a max. of 5-8 images per artist for group exhibition proposals 
    • Image pixel dimensions of at least 1500 or larger in either height or width preferred at 72 dpi.
  • Image list with title, media, dimensions, & date for all sample images submitted. 
  • Brief bios or artist statements for participating artist(s).


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Accessibility

To request an accommodation regarding the submission of an exhibition proposal, please contact our Accessibility Coordinator at mmileham@utah.gov or 801.236.7552 at least two weeks prior to the call for proposals deadline.


Alice Gallery, Installation view


Questions?

Nancy Rivera
Visual Arts Coordinator
801.245.7272

Tory Guilfoyle
Visual Arts Assistant
801.245.7270