Solo * Duo * Trio: Annual Call for Artists

ATHICA’s exhibition series Solo Duo Trio expands opportunities for individual artists to exhibit their work at ATHICA and its satellite location, ATHICA@Ciné.  Artists working in any media with a cohesive body of work are invited to apply. Challenging, progressive, and innovative work is welcome. Work will be reviewed for selection by the ATHICA Exhibitions Committee. Note: Curators and curatorial teams can also submit proposals for this call. See notes inline below.

Required Application Materials

Completed Application Form:
Including the following:

    • Artist statement (curatorial statement) about the body of work (proposed exhibition)
    • CV (artist or curators)
    • Brief artist’s / curators’ bio
    • 10-15 high quality images or links for consideration combined into a single Word document or PDF. Please label each item with a brief description, title, and date.
      • Example: “Painting, Oil and Pastel, Sunset on the Rhine, 2019″
      • Example:  “Video, 15 minutes, Banana Peel, 2020″

Completed $10 Application Processing Fee:
Only applications with paid fees will be considered. If you need an application fee waiver, please contact

If Selected for Exhibition

      • The artist will be offered an opportunity as part of a duo or trio group exhibition in the main ATHICA location or a solo exhibition at ATHICA@Ciné.  In the event that the artist declines the offered date and location, they may ask to go back into the pool for consideration in another cycle.
      • Artist responsibilities for the exhibition include:
        • Completion of a loan and exhibition agreement outlining all terms and guidelines
        • Provision of any additional information needed for promotional purposes
        • Preparation of artwork in accordance with guidelines (framing or other professional presentation of work required; subject to ATHICA’s review)
        • Installation and de-installation of artwork in accordance with established procedures
        • Co-promotion of exhibition on artist’s social media accounts
        • Provision of any reception refreshments
        • Donation of 30% of any sales to ATHICA and Ciné via ATHICA, which will handle the donation-sharing with Ciné
      • ATHICA will provide:
        • Gallery space, lighting, installation and de-installation supervision, and assistance with labels and signage
        • Promotion of the exhibition on the web, e-newsletter, social media, and through media outlets
        • Printed poster, flyer, or postcard for distribution
      • Complete Guidelines: ATHICA@Ciné Gallery Artist Guidelines

Deadlines and Application:

      • Deadline for 2024-25: June 30, 2023
      • Deadline for 2025-26: June 30, 2024
      • Deadline for 2026-27: June 30, 2025

Application Form:

Application Fee: