2021 Burien Gallery Program Call for Artists

2021 Burien Gallery Program Call for Artists
Posted on 10/08/2020
Canvas with blue paint stain reads "call for art".

Updated November 30, 2020

The City of Burien has issued a Call for Artists for the 2021 Burien Gallery Program. The application deadline is Monday, December 21, 2020.

About the Exhibition Program

Two location options:

  • 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.
    • 4 month exhibit
  • Merrill Gardens Senior Living Windows -2D or 3D
    • 4th and 150th SW
    • Artist to provide hanging materials/pedestals, etc.
    • 4 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


Other Details

  • 150 artist stipend for Maverick and Merrill Gardens.
  • Insurance coverage not provided for artwork in Gallery Program.
  • Transportation, install and removal of artworks is responsibility of artist.
  • Wall tags and promotion provided. Works will be juried and you will be notified by mid-December, 2020.
  • Incomplete applications may not be considered.
  • We encourage artists to look at exhibit spaces before applying.

To Apply

Please email the following by 5 p.m. on December 21, 2020 to alisas@burienwa.gov:

  • Artist name, address, phone, and e-mail 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 2021 for you to exhibit.