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2018-19 SPA Studio Residency Program
SPA has received funding to support an 11-month studio residency program that will take place Nov. 15, 2018 to October 31, 2019. A small private studio on the second floor of the visual arts center will be provided at no charge to an emerging artist from the greater Barre/Montpelier area who wants to build a new body of work for exhibition.
Application Deadline: August 10th, 2018
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(Left: SPA Studio Residency Recipient in 2017-18: Hannah Morris installing her exhibition Feast of Fools.)
We invite artists to submit their artwork for consideration for future shows.
Emailed submissions should be sent to: email@example.com
We are currently accepting submissions for the following SPA exhibits:
Inviting Solo &
Small Group Shows
Calendar Year 2019
SPA uses its second and third floor space for solo and small group shows. We encourage artists to submit a proposal to SPA for consideration of such a show. Please send SPA: A brief written statement about yourself or the artist group and what you want to accomplish with a show, a CD or DVD with 8-12 images of representative work (please label this information carefully with the name, media, size, price and date of your work). (2nd/3rd fl galleries)
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Rock Solid XVIII
For the eighteenth year, area artists are invited to share their most compelling stone sculptures and assemblages. The show includes a small number of paintings, etchings and photographs that depict the beautiful qualities of stone. (main fl gallery)
Deadline: August 10, 2018
Exhibit Dates: September 18 – Nov. 3, 2018
SPA Annual Members Show
Member artists of SPA are invited to share their work in a major show during the holiday gift-giving season – our Annual Members Show called “Celebrate.” A beautiful, diverse selection of fine art and crafts will be displayed creatively on all 3 floors of the SPA building.
Mark Your Calendar:
Contact SPA by Oct. 12, 2018, if you are interested in showing a selection of your work in the show (your SPA membership needs to be current).
Exhibit Dates: November 13 – Dec. 28, 2018
Let us know if you have questions - we look forward to hearing from you.
Directions for Submitting Artwork
Submissions should include the following:
How to Submit:
Please email your submission materials to:
Physical materials (CDs & thumbdrives) can be mailed or delivered to:
Studio Place Arts
201 North Main Street
Barre, VT 05641
*Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you would like your materials returned after review.
$10 Submission Fee for Non-Members (free for members)
Payment can be mailed by check or paid online via the PayPal button below.
*If using PayPal, please enter the title of the exhibition you are submitting to in the field below:
Call: (802) 479-7069
or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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