CTAC Exhibition Proposals

SUBMISSION PROCESS

Exhibition proposals are always welcome from CTAC staff, members, and the public on an ongoing basis. For official review and consideration, all proposals must be brought to the Professional Advisory Subcommittee. Incomplete proposals will not be reviewed.

PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Exhibit description and rationale
  • Artist and/or Curator’s statement(s) and C.V.(s)
  • 10-20 sample images
  • Exhibition Site Requirements
  • Budget Requirements
  • Contact Information

Submit completed proposals to the CTAC Galleries Director:

Email: lizerlewine@crookedtree.org
Subject Line: Exhibition Proposal
 

CONSIDERATIONS

The CTAC Visual Arts Professional Advisory Subcommittee will meet twice per year to review exhibition proposals. The following criteria will be considered during the review:
 

CTAC Institutional
Does the exhibition meet the organization’s:

  • Mission
  • Goals
  • Objectives
  • Audience Engagement

Assessment will indicate how proposed exhibit addresses specific goals, objectives, and audiences.


Logistical
Can the exhibition be produced within CTAC resources:

  • Time and Schedule
  • Space
  • Budget
    • Staff and Labor
  • Special Requirements (examples: environment or equipment needs)

Curatorial
How does the exhibition fit:

  • CTAC Brand
  • VA Vision and Mission
  • Other CTAC and Community Exhibits and Events
    • Ancillary events

Assessment will indicate if and how the proposal expands and extends previous exhibitions & programming.

Opportunities
Does the exhibition offer opportunities for:

  • Collaboration
  • Education
  • Outreach Fundraising
  • Community-Building Events

RESPONSE
Only completed proposals reviewed by the Professional Advisory Subcommittee will receive notification of acceptance or rejection. Notification and invitations to exhibit can only be extended by the Galleries Director.