Deadline: April 12th, 2018
Fellowship period: July 1st, 2018 – June 30th, 2019
Gallery Route One awards two fellowships each year to artists ages 21 to 35. Applicants are automatically entered for both. The Senior Fellow is given a solo exhibition in the Center Gallery with a $400 stipend to oﬀset the associated costs for a post-card and hosting the reception. The Emerging Fellow has a solo exhibit in the Annex Gallery and receives a $200 stipend. Both Fellows have the opportunity to exhibit in member group shows and in the Alcove small works gallery. The Senior Fellow is required to serve as gallery attendant once every 6 weeks. Both Fellows are expected to assist in one or two gallery chores. Both Fellows are required to attend 4 member meetings per year. Fellows are invited to participate in gallery functions such as receptions, talks and parties. Fellows take an active part in the organization and must have their own transportation to reach the gallery in Point Reyes Station to fulfill their gallery obligations.
For San Francisco Bay Area artists in all media (no crafts).
Website link: https://galleryrouteone.org/2018/01/fellowships-for-artists-2018-2019/
About: GRO (Gallery Route One) is a nonprofit, community based, artist-run organization that provides professional exhibition space for visual artists in a rural setting. The gallery serves its local and regional communities by presenting varied exhibitions of contemporary art, and offers educational programs and related events such as lectures, performances and workshops. The organization adheres to a policy of equal access to artists from multi-ethnic backgrounds and is committed to assisting artists from diverse backgrounds in presenting their work to the public. They are located in Point Reyes, California