The submission period is open and will close on February 9th, 2023, at 5:00 pm EST.
The gallery has nine (9) portrait-orientated display frames that are approx. 60” W x 96” H. Each frame is wrapped in vinyl printed with one (1) piece of art. All art mediums are considered as long as they are suitable for reproduction in a 2-dimensional high-resolution image that can be printed on the vinyl wrap. Only one artist or arts collective will be selected for all nine (9) pieces. Artwork can be created precisely for this open call or previous work that fits the requirements.
The artist or art collective selected to present work in The Galtway will be notified on February 14th, 2023 and their work will be on display for six (6) months, currently set for March 1st, 2023, to August 31st, 2023.
The chosen artist or collective will be awarded a one-time artist fee of $705.00 CAD.
CLICK HERE to see the complete eligibility requirements.
CLICK HERE to access the online application.
CLICK HERE to downtown the Digital Image Documentation List, which must be uploaded as part of the online application.
*Note: The Downtown Cambridge BIA uses Google forms and Drive for our submissions. You will have to create a Google account if you haven't already.
**Note: Due to the volume of submissions, we apologize in advance for any inconvenience caused by our delays. Our juror(s) review every submission carefully, and we ask for your patience during this process. Only selected artists will be contacted. We appreciate your understanding.
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE GALTWAY
As a BIA, we can reimagine these spaces, conceptualize these areas' transformative effects on the downtown, and make our mark through beautification!
The BIA has enlisted the help of local landscape designers to transform our alleyways into spaces worth exploring through art, lighting, and more!
See the news release update on this great project below!
As a BIA, we have the opportunity to reimagine these spaces, conceptualize what is possible and have our hand in the transformative effects these areas can have on the downtown through pillars of our mandate; marketing and beautification,
Executive Director, Downtown Cambridge BIA
What name is befitting of this great urban alleyway transformation? We are calling on YOU to help us come up with a name! The Water Street and Main Street access to the spaces will have arched signs that welcome visitors and make the space a downtown destination!
Click the link below to submit your suggestion! The deadline for submissions is Sunday, November 6th.