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Arrowmont Wolpert Gallery Exhibition Opportunity 2022

Arrowmont invites artists to propose a solo or two-person exhibition in 2022. This is an open call for proposals for the Geoffrey A. Wolpert Gallery at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, TN. There are several short exhibition slots available in the 2022 calendar. Preference will be given to artists whose work is contemporary yet based in traditional craft practices. Curatorial projects are also welcome. Click here to apply via Slideroom.

About the Space

The Wolpert Gallery is a 202 square foot foyer gallery located within the Emma Harper Turner Building, the main entrance of the school. The gallery includes two walls joined at a 90º angle, one 13.5’ long, the other 15’ long, and space in the center for 3D work.

Past exhibition examples:

Logistics and Promotion

Shipping fees to and from the gallery are the responsibility of the artist. Installation and promotion are provided by Arrowmont.

Proposal submission instructions

Apply via Slideroom

Indicate in your exhibition proposal if the images submitted are exact works you’re prepared to exhibit; works in progress; or examples of past work with a description of what new work will look like. Please submit a PDF portfolio of images that include: Title, Media, Year Created, and Dimensions in the description along with each image in a PDF file. Additionally, please let us know whether you’d like to be considered for a curated two-person exhibit and indicate if work is for sale. Arrowmont will feature work for sale in our online store and retains 40% of the sale price; please price work accordingly.

Submission review by committee begins February 28, 2022.

Questions? Contact:
Heather Wetzel
Gallery Manager
865-436-5860 x22

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