Vancouver Park Board - Roundhouse
Oct. 3, 2016
Call for Artists Description:
WINDOW- exhibition opportunity at the Roundhouse
Window is a Roundhouse exhibition space for artists who seek the links between community and creativity in their work. This project challenges you to explore the idea of “looking in” with artwork that both connects and questions community and gallery space. Exhibiting artists are asked to consider the context and setting of the exhibition space in the work that they propose; we encourage artists to visit the site before developing a proposal.
Six proposals will be selected for 2017. There is an honorarium of $200 for each two-month installation.
Roundhouse Community Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews
Main hall- Pacific Street entrance
Size: 11’ x 3’ x 10’’ (glass vitrine)
Interested artist are encouraged to visit the site prior to developing a proposal.
Call for Submissions:
The artist or artist team are responsible for:
1) Develop and install artwork that adheres to WINDOW perimeter
2) De-install work once exhibition dates complete
3) Provide a brief description of the artwork/project to be presented with the exhibition
Roundhouse will provide
1) $200 artist fee
2) Assistance with install
3) Promotion through website, brochure and newsletter
4) Access to a single line LED sign board
Please note: There is no budget for display fixtures of any kind
How to Apply:
Please email the following items to firstname.lastname@example.org and put
WINDOW in the subject line:
One page proposal description
3 jpeg images not larger than 1mg each or provide links to images that indicate the kind of work you will present.
October 3, 2016, 5:00PM.
6 proposals will be selected for 2017
Only those applicants shortlisted will be notified. We thank all applicants for their interest.