7 Apr 2012

Call for submissions: 126 Gallery - New Orleans

126 Gallery - New Orleans (USA) - August 11th - 25th, 2012

Call for submissions: 126 Gallery - New Orleans (USA) - August 11th - 25th, 2012

126 Gallery is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, USA. The Good Children Gallery is a pioneer artist-run space based in the St. Claude Arts District aimed at enhancing the cultural landscape of New Orleans. The space serves as a bellwether for artistic endeavors by exhibiting engaging work from local, national, and international artists.

As part of this new partnership, the galleries will exchange exhibitions during the upcoming programme year. 126 Gallery will travel with a show to New Orleans in August 2012, with the Good Children Gallery bringing a show to Galway in June 2013.

126 would like to welcome submissions as part of its exchange programme with the Good Children Gallery. The exhibition will be a solo project and take place from August 11th - August 25th 2012, during the White Linen Festival. This is a unique opportunity to showcase work on an international scale during the busiest period in the New Orleans art district. This exchange aims to bring new talent to new audiences and to create opportunities for future projects and collaborations.

Submissions should include the following:
(1) specific proposal (2) artist statement and biography/cv (3) images of work / links to video files (4) submission fee

Submission fee: €10 to 126 members / €20 to non-members
Submissions by e-mail: contact@126.ie
Submissions by post: 126 Gallery, Queen St, Galway, Ireland

The deadline for submissions is 1st June, 2012