Call for Artists – 2023 Burien Gallery Program

City of Burien
Deadline: 11/3/2022, 5 PM

The City of Burien has issued a call for artists for the 2022 Burien Gallery Program. The application deadline is Thursday, November 3, 2022.

There are three location options:

Burien Community Center Lobby Wall2D Only

  • 14700 6th Ave SW
  • Lobby wall is 14’ wide x 8’ tall
  • Hanging materials provided
  • 2 month exhibit

Maverick Apartments Window – 2D or 3D

  • 150th and 6th Ave SW
  • 336 square feet window with glass on two sides
  • This space is great for installations and large artwork
  • Artist to provide hanging materials/pedestals, etc.
  • Four-month exhibit

Merrill Gardens Senior Living Windows – 2D or 3D

  • 4th and 150th SW
  • Artist to provide hanging materials/pedestals, etc.
  • Four-month exhibit

Nine windows:

  • 5 windows:  3’ deep x 9’wide x 7’ tall
  • 2 windows:  3’ deep x 9’ wide x 9’ tall
  • 1 window:    3’ deep x 8’ wide x 10’ tall
  • 1 window:  3’ deep x 9’ wide x 11’ tall

This call is open to artists residing in Washington State. There is a stipend of $150 for artists whose work is selected for the Maverick and Merrill Gardens Gallery Windows. Insurance coverage is not provided for artwork in the Gallery Program. Transportation, installation and removal of artowkrs is the responsibility of the artist. Wall tags and promotion are provided.

To Apply

Please email the following by 5 PM on November 3, 2022 to alisas@burienwa.gov:

  • Artist name, address, phone, and email address.
  • Artist website if you have one.
  • Artist bio and/or artist statement.
  • Space(s) would you like to be considered for.
  • Five (5) images of your work in jpg format that include dimensions and medium.
  • Best months in 2023 for you to exhibit.
  • Works will be juried, and you will be notified by mid-December, 2022.
  • Incomplete applications may not be considered.
  • We encourage artists to look at exhibit spaces before applying.
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