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Artist Opportunities

Creative York is committed to nurturing the artist community in our area and presenting opportunities for professional and collaborative growth. Below are some of the artist opportunities for 2020:

Upcoming Artist Opportunities: 

Calls for Submissions 


Creative York is now accepting submissions for “Emerging Visions” – a showcase of top undergraduate artists. This juried exhibit is open to all students currently enrolled in an undergraduate arts program.
PRIZES: $300 in cash prizes will be awarded to exemplary artists at the Juror’s discretion.
Click here for submission parameters Emerging Visions 2020 Final PDF.

Deadline to submit: December 30, 2019

All Kerlin Gallery exhibits are curated by our Director of Exhibitions, unless otherwise noted.

The Project Space

Accepting Proposals – Deadline for 2020 is December 10, 2019

The Project Space, located at 10 N. Beaver St., is intended as a “lab” to display and cultivate new work in our community. Creative individuals aProject Spacend groups are invited to submit new or existing work. In addition to a free venue to show and potentially sell their artwork, Project Space exhibitors have the opportunity to teach special workshops at Creative York during their exhibit. Must be 18 or older with previous exhibition experience.

To submit a proposal, download the guidelines and application form: Creative-York-Project-Space-Guidelines-and-Application 2020.

Teaching Artists

Are you interested in teaching with us? Creative York offers art classes to people of all ages and we are always looking for professional teaching artists to join us in educating the community. For more information and to apply, send your resume and two professional references to steph@creativeyork.org.

Become a Member with our new Artist Membership

Artist Membership – $30
Created specifically for members of the creative community, the Artist Membership celebrates, supports, and promotes our artist community by providing a variety of exhibition, educational, and networking opportunities, as well as exposure to potential collectors. In addition to the standard membership benefits listed above, there are also reduced exhibit fees and commissions, no fee for submitting a proposal for The Project Space, and a quarterly artist-focused e-newsletter.

Click HERE for more information or to join.

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