Suggestions for Exhibitions

Suggestions for Exhibitions

The majority of the exhibitions at Vaasa City Art Gallery are organised on the basis of an annual call for artists made in January. Exhibitions produced by Vaasa City Museums and in collaboration with their partners are also arranged here. The area of the exhibition space is 230 m².

Open Call for Exhibitions at Vaasa City Art Gallery 2020

Apply now for an exhibition (c. 10 weeks) at Vaasa City Art Gallery. The deadline for submitting your application is on Friday 29th of March 2019 at 4pm.

Vaasa City Art Gallery exhibits new art forms, experimental art, interfaces of visual culture and current cultural phenomena. The art gallery provides an opportunity to intertwine different cultural phenomena with art. The exhibitions complement the exhibition programme of Vaasa City Museums and enrich Vaasa’s cultural life.

Vaasa City Art Gallery is situated in the centre of Vaasa, on the ground floor of the City Hall (Senaatinkatu 1D). The area of the exhibition space is approx. 230m². General information about the space, floor plan and photos can be found from here.

You can apply for an exhibition slot by submitting an electronic application form between 16th of January and 29th of March. The electronic application should be accompanied by exhibitions proposal, photographs of art works, applicants’ CVs and a request about the timing of the exhibition slot. If the application involves moving image or sound pieces, it should be included as a link to a sample of the work or the entire work. The work should be viewable on the Internet (e.g. on Vimeo, YouTube).

Electronic application form

The exhibition fee is 750€. The fee includes maintenance of the exhibition, insurance for the art works during transportation and exhibition, marketing of the exhibition through Vaasa City Museums’ and gallery’s channels, and opening arrangements. The selected artists are responsible for the productions and transportation costs of the works, the installation of the exhibition with the help of the gallery staff, and preparing the content for the marketing (e.g. text for the press release, press photos).

All applicants will be informed about selection results on 31st of May 2019 the latest.

For additional information, please contact:

Curator Anna Franck

anna.franck(a)vaasa.fi

040 6725415