We’re pleased to invite independent curators and arts professionals to submit exhibition proposals and portfolios to be considered for the 2018 BMS Gallery + Project Space exhibition schedule. We have six exhibition slots available per year, each running for 4-8 weeks. We are accepting proposals for the entire space or the gallery only. We're looking for those who create in various mediums including painting, drawing, photography or digital art, performance art and music.  Submissions are accepted online only.

Proposals will be selected based on conceptual rigor and artistic quality. Consideration will also be given to the individual/group’s ability to meet the artistic mission of Blue Mark Gallery. Successful applicants will articulate a particular need or desire to exhibit within Blue Mark Gallery and the surrounding community.

Selection Criteria

  • Quality of the proposed exhibition [preference given to new and site-specific work]

  • Need to exhibit in Blue Mark Gallery + Project Space [based on Project Proposal]

  • Project feasibility [based on Project Proposal]

  • Artistic merit and professional record [based on artist's and curator's bios, CV, and work samples]


All artists and curators are eligible – regardless of age, gender, or nationality


Additional Information:

Stipends: We offer modest stipends for curators and participating artists, dependent upon funding resources.

Exhibition Information: Duration of exhibits run for 4-8 weeks and are typically scheduled 12-18 months in advance.

Gallery Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 3 to 7pm (Please note that the gallery is also open by appointment and closed on all major holidays) To make an appointment please email or text 404.310.2169