Vaasa City Art Gallery exhibits new art forms, experimental art, interfaces of visual culture and current cultural phenomena.
The art gallery provides an opportunity to intertwine different cultural phenomena with art. The exhibitions complement the exhibition programme of Vaasa City Museums and enrich Vaasa’s cultural life.
– You can apply for an exhibition slot by submitting an electronic application form between 15th of January and 16th of March, says curator Anna Franck.
The electronic application should be accompanied by exhibitions proposal, photographs of art works, applicants’ CVs and a request about the timing of the exhibition slot. If the application involves moving image or sound pieces, it should be included as a link to a sample of the work or the entire work. The work should be viewable on the Internet (e.g. on Vimeo, YouTube).
All applicants will be informed about selection results on 30th of April 2020 the latest.
Vaasa City Art Gallery is situated in the centre of Vaasa, on the ground floor of the City Hall (Senaatinkatu 1D). The area of the exhibition space is approx. 230 m².
The exhibition fee is 750 €. The fee includes maintenance of the exhibition, insurance for the artworks during the exhibition, arrangements of the opening and marketing of the exhibition through Vaasa City Museums’ and gallery’s channels. The selected artists are responsible for the production and transportation costs of the works, the installation of the exhibition with the help of the gallery staff and preparing the content for the marketing (e.g. text for the press release, press photos).