December 01, 2021
Open Call - Curatorial (EXTENDED!)

We are currently seeking curatorial proposals for our 2022 exhibition season. We are currently only accepting guest curated proposals for group exhibitions. On average group exhibitions range from 8-20 artists. REVIEW PROCESS: Our Curatorial Committee of established Bay Area arts professionals meets in March, July & November to review submissions. We have an Initial Review & a Follow-Up Review Process. The Initial Review is a great opportunity to submit the kernel of the curatorial idea, presenting a limited number of images and writing materials. Once the Curatorial Committee completes the Initial Review, we will request additional materials from a select number of applicants for a Follow-up Review. Please submit the following for INITIAL REVIEW by December 1, 2020: Please submit the ONLINE CURATORIAL APPLICATION FORM here: Send the following to submissions(@)rootdivision(dot)org as attachments. - Images: Up to 8 (jpgs) labeled to correspond with the inventory numbers listed on application (i.e. 01_ShowTitle). If there is video it should be submitted as a still and as a link to a web-hosted video viewer. We encourage applicant's to utilize the "Notes" section to explain in greater detail how each artwork connects to the proposed exhibition's theme. - Curator’s Resume: (2 pg. max) Please do not submit all exhibiting artist resumes for Initial Review - Curatorial Statement (recommended): One-page One-page curatorial statement (extension of statement submitted within the Google form) Submissions can be sent to submissions(@)rootdivision(dot)org