apexart will accept proposals for its International Open Call from February 1 - March 1, 2021. Four winning proposals will become apexart exhibitions presented in their selected locations around the world as part of our 2021-22 exhibition season. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of location or past experience, are invited to submit a proposal online. The submission process Proposals of up to 500 words should describe focused, idea-driven, original group exhibitions, and the country and city in which they are to take place. No biographical information, CVs, links, or images will be accepted, and proposals must be submitted in English. Jurors rate anonymous submissions based on the idea only. To submit an exhibition proposal, visit https://apexart.org/opencalls.html between February 1 and March 1, 2021.
Number of Participants
There is no limit to the number of participants. One submission per person.
Selection Results (Announcement Dates)
February 01, 2021 - March 01, 2021
- $9,000.00 material budget (one-time)
- $2,000.00 stipend (one-time)
Architecture, Digital Media, Installation, Interdiscplinary Arts, Land Art, Moving Image, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Public Art, Puppeteers, Sculpture, Social Practice, Textile, Video Art, Video Games, Visual Arts
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The selection process apexart’s crowd-sourced voting system invites hundreds of international jurors to review proposals on their own schedule. The crowd-sourced jury is composed of more than 400 individuals from a wide variety of professional backgrounds and international locations—including students from 20 participating university classes—who will jury the proposals. Proposals are anonymous and randomized to make sure each submission receives the same consideration. apexart staff does not influence the results of the jury in any way. The results The four winning proposals will each receive an exhibition budget of up to $11,000; have an exhibition brochure printed and mailed to over six thousand international recipients; advertising in major and local outlets; and will be part of apexart’s 2021-2022 exhibition season. Working closely with the apexart team, curators will realize their original ideas into apexart exhibitions.