Most visual artists dream of exhibiting at a traditional fine art gallery or museum. But such exhibition opportunities often are few and far between, even for well-established artists.
ArtWORKS provides local visual artists with the opportunity to exhibit their work in non-traditional settings throughout the Metro, including corporate offices, bank branches, educational institutions and restaurants. For veteran artists, showing in alternative spaces provides contact with individuals who may be intimidated by art galleries. For artists new to an area or to showing their work, exhibiting in alternative spaces provides experience, exposure and a track record – all important resume-builders.
Artists receive a stipend for each exhibition, but the stipend is only one benefit of participating. ArtWORKS artists also receive:
What Do I Need to Know About Participating?
Once you’ve read through this section and have questions or wish to participate, contact Tania Blanich at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Because ArtWORKS venues are not traditional gallery spaces, not every artist’s work will be a good match for the program, whether that’s subject matter or physical size.
Interested in participating? Fill in a brief application!
Featured artwork by Jackie Anderson on display now at Hector International Airport as part of the ArtWORKS program.