|Entry Dates||1/1/19, 12:00 AM - 2/22/19, 12:00 AM 60 Days Left|
|Entry Fee?||Yes (0)|
CTRL+SHFT Gallery 2019 Curatorial Proposal Call
Oakland United States
CTRL+SHFT Gallery is seeking complete exhibition proposals for our 2019 programming. All curators must live/work in the Bay Area. CTRL+SHFT Gallery is a multidisciplinary gallery and event space, located within the CTRL+SHFT Collective in West Oakland, CA. All shows are up for 2 months, including install/de-install.
All proposals are due on February 22, 2019. To submit, please fill out the form below.
- CTRL+SHFT prioritizes applicants from communities who have been historically denied opportunities in contemporary art institutions
- Curators must be based or reside in San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda, Contra Costa, or Marin Counties
- Must be at least 18 years old
- Priority consideration will be given to curators/artists who are not currently enrolled as full-time students
Responsibilities (in brief)*:
- It is the responsibility of the participating curators/artists to install and deinstall their work within the specified time on the specified date(s) predetermined with the CTRL+SHFT Exhibitions Committee
- Creation of accompanying text and promotional material is the sole responsibility of the curator, and should be released to CTRL+SHFT at least 3 weeks before the event or exhibition
* Accepted curators will be given a briefing on full responsibilities and must sign contract
What we are looking for in your proposal:
- An outline of your proposed exhibition and the artists and/or other collaborators involved (Include images, bios, websites for exhibiting artists)
- A description of 1-2 events, performances, discussions, etc. that will take place as part of/in conjunction with the exhibition
- A statement demonstrating how the exhibition proposal aligns with the values of CTRL+SHFT’s manifesto (below)
- Preferred dates of your exhibition (May-June, August-September, or October-November) ed within the CTRL+SHFT Collective in West Oakland, CA. All shows are up for 2 months, including install/de-install.