920 GALLERY & FLEX SPACE, sponsored by Opsis Architecture in Portland OR, offers a versatile canvas for creativity and engagement. We invite artists, designers, creative event teams & thought leaders to submit proposals for gallery exhibitions, artistic installations, presentation events and workshops in our street level gallery and flex space without fees or commissions. 2D, 3D, mixed media, sculptural artworks are welcome, as well as, but not limited to; conversational, lecture, workshop, performance and presentation events.
Our street level, lobby Gallery is an 800 SF open floor plan, featuring 70 feet of wall space for display, adjustable gallery quality lighting and hanging rail hardware. The Flex Space offers a 2500 SF open floor plan with kitchenette, restroom & lounge area amenities.
Local or regional proposal are welcome – and we encourage both emerging and established entities to apply. Submissions are received on a rolling basis and juried by the gallery team. If selected, we will work with you to determine timeline and specific guidelines based upon the proposal ideas. Accepted proposers are responsible for delivery, installation and execution of their idea and returning the space to its original format. Neither 920 Gallery & Flex Space or Opsis Architecture manage sales, nor take commissions.
ARTISTIC STATEMENTS: We request a statement about you, your artwork, along with min. 3-high resolution images of your work and your contact information, website or social media links.
PRESENTATION & EVENT BASED CONCEPTS: Please provide a statement describing your/team’s bio, intent, event’s main idea and its relevance to your audience. Summarize your event theme, key dates, timeline and program highlights. Describe how you wish to engage your audience and how you wish to use the available space. If applicable include any sketches, preliminary outlines and materials that depict your intent.
920 NW 17th Ave, Portland, OR 97209