The MHCC Visual Arts Gallery is committed to offering a rich and diverse cultural experience to the campus community as well as to the greater metropolitan area.
The MHCC Visual Arts Gallery offers people a transformative opportunity to experience art works made by regional, national, and international artists. It is our goal to provide exhibitions, which are inclusive of a variety of media and concepts. The gallery space provides is large and provides a great venue for artists both traditional and contemporary. The gallery also contains both natural and controlled lighting. Artists are also encouraged to create educational opportunities with our students, the community at large and its organizations.
Four exhibitions will be selected for the 2019-20 year.
We are looking for artists of both contemporary and traditional subject matter working in all mediums. This is an excellent opportunity for solo and group exhibitions.
Work will be juried by the Visual Arts Faculty after the closing date. Selected artists will be notified by mail/email prior to the exhibition and will receive an informational package included a contract agreement for the exhibition.
Artists mist submit a minimum of 10 and maximum of 15 images to be considered for an exhibition. Artists must complete an artist statement and include a resume.
Participating artists are encouraged (but not required) to display works for sale. The Visual Arts Gallery will keep a commission of 25% of all sales. All works in the exhibits are insured by MHCC.
The Visual Arts Gallery reserves the right to refuse any accepted artwork that does not meet its display criteria and/or is not reasonably representative of the image submitted with application.
INSTALLATION AND TAKEDOWN:
Set-up is scheduled during the week prior to the opening date; all dates will be noted in the artist contract. Takedown occurs Thursday, immediately following the closing of the show.
PLEASE NOTE: The Visual Arts Gallery does not pay shipping to or from the gallery. Transportation of the work is the responsibility of the artist. All work not claimed 90 days after the final exhibition date becomes property of the MHCC Art Gallery.
MHCC Visual Arts Gallery, Mt. Hood Community College