Local, national and international artists are eligible for consideration. All applications must be entered online through the BAC’s submission form.
Proposals should be made in consideration of the BAC’s gallery spaces. Visiting your preferred location prior to applying is strongly encouraged. No alterations to the gallery space should be made without prior written permission from the Executive Director including, but not limited to ceiling screws and painting the walls. Artists must supply any A/V equipment necessary for exhibitions.
How to Submit
Please compile one PDF document made up of the submission materials listed below. Then, submit your application by following the link at the bottom of this page.
- For proposals to the BAC’s Annex Gallery, please title your document: LastName_FirstName_AnnexGallery2022.pdf
- For proposals to the BAC’s Beacon Street Gallery, please title your document: LastName_FirstName_BeaconStreetGallery2022.pdf
Proposal Narrative and Sketches
Please include 5-10 images of your work in your PDF document. Directly underneath each image, please provide the following information: title, media, dimensions and year completed. *Brookline Arts Center reserves the right to withdraw acceptance if quality does not reflect images or if the artist violates requirements.
Our Gallery Committee consisting of regional artists and arts professionals oversees the selection process. Artists will be notified of their status via email within four weeks after the application deadline. If selected, BAC staff will arrange a meeting with you to discuss exhibition logistics. Exhibitions in the Annex Gallery will be approximately six weeks in length. Exhibitions at Beacon Street Gallery will be approximately twelve weeks in length. The placement of exhibitions within the calendar year may be timed to accommodate BAC special events.
*Artwork can be listed for sale at a price determined by the artist. The BAC is entitled to 30% commission.