Submitting a Proposal for an Exhibition
at Salisbury University Art Galleries
DEADLINE: October 1 (annually reoccurring)
Salisbury University Art Galleries (SUAG) invites proposals
for solo, group, and curated
exhibitions, open to all media including but not limited to:
ceramics, glass, sculpture,
painting, drawing, printmaking, new media, video,
performance, sound, and installation.
We are especially interested in proposals to exhibit new
projects and work that has never
before been exhibited.
Proposals are accepted for the University’s three exhibition
spaces, the University Gallery,
located in Fulton Hall, the Atrium Gallery, located in the
Student Center, and the
Electronic Gallery, located in the Teacher Education
Technology Center. The Exhibition Review
Board, made up of a variety of arts professionals reviews proposals annually, usually during
the fall semester.
Rest assured, you will receive a response from us.
To process all proposals, we require
a $10 application fee, payable by check or by credit card.
To pay by check please mail your $10 check made out to
Salisbury University to the address
below. Please be sure to include your full name on the check
so we can match it up with your
other application materials. To pay by credit card, please
online donation page.
To propose an exhibition, please bundle the following
documents into a single pdf file.
Email the file as an attachment to eckauffman[at]salisbury[dot]edu
with 'Exhibition Proposal'
in the subject line. For more information on how to create a single
pdf containing all of your
application documents, please follow this
In your application pdf, please
artist's statement and/or other background material.
Exhibition Proposal. In the proposal please be specific and
what it is
that will be created, how it will be achieved and what larger
you expect of
Documentation of the work to be shown. Or, if the proposal is
for new work,
include documentation that demonstrates your ability to complete
For Visual Arts, Design or Architecture include:
* A minimum 10 and maximum 25 images of your work, one image per
of the pdf. (Website links are not accepted for images.)
* Be sure to integrate your image captions into the image
Captions should include a title, date, dimensions, media and any
descriptive clarifying information for each work.
* For proposals for new work, mockups of the planned work, in
to past work, are accepted.
* Please reduce image size so that emails do not exceed 10MB in
For Film, Video, Digital Art, Sound or Performance include:
* A website, Youtube or Vimeo link(s) to documentation of your
* A list of works featured on the link(s) along with the title,
date and length
of the submitted works. (Please note the order in which you’d
like work to
be viewed. We will view up to 15 minutes in initial review.)
* Any descriptive information that will clarify the
presentation. Please be clear
and informative in indicating how the works get exhibited, this
important for film, video, digital, performance and sound work.
Please email your pdf application to
eckauffman[at]salisbury[dot]edu with the subject
line 'exhibition proposal.'
Alternatively, you may mail your hard copy
University Art Galleries
Exhibition Proposal Review
of Liberal Arts
Applications that are not submitted in the format described
above and/or are not
accompanied by a $10 check or credit card payment will not be considered.