Create! Connect! Inspire!  

That's what you'll do when you exhibit your work at the Wayne County Council for the Arts!

Submit your exhibit proposal here.

​All  REQUIRED FIELDS * must be complete to SUBMIT

Wayne County Council for the Arts (WCCA) is now planning gallery exhibitions and programs for 2019​ New proposals are considered on a rolling basis.


One of our main goals is to support local and regional artists. We are fortunate to have two galleries where artists can exhibit their work. The larger  Main Galleryis open to any artist. The  Christine Mori Fayad Members' Gallery is smaller and for members of Wayne Arts.  Artists are invited to submit proposals for gallery exhibitions for consideration by WCCA’s Exhibit Committee. Proposals are welcome from visual artists in all media. 

If you would like the opportunity to exhibit your artwork in either of the Wayne Arts galleries, please submit the following via the website (at right) or email to:
info@wayne-arts.com

  • * Proposal: a short description of the proposed exhibit, theme and title.
  • * Artist's contact information,including postal address, e-mail address, and best phone number to reach you.
  • * Resume or Bio and Artist Statement: describing your experience, list of past exhibitions, other related work
  •    experience, and any additional background information.
  • * Work samples:Please submit at least 3 images in jpg format of the type of work you are proposing to exhibit.

EXHIBITING IN THE MAIN GALLERY

  • * $100.00 for a on month exhibit.
  • * Please provide light refreshments for reception. Beverages, cups, paper products are provided.
  • * Receptions are held on the second Saturday of the month from 4-6 pm.
  • * The resume, bio, artist statement and images of your work that you submit with your proposal will be used in press
  •    releases and publicity that we send out.
  • * Wayne Arts sends postcards to all members and includes your exhibit on the poster, website calendar, exhibit    
  •    schedule and Facebook.  Additional postcards can be ordered from WA.
  • * Exhibitors are expected to select, hang, label and remove their own work according the the Exhibit Schedule.             
  • * Bring your own tools.  See the tutorial videos below.  Someone from the Wayne Arts Exhibits Committee may be  
  •    available to assist upon request.​
  • * The Main Gallery has approximately 75 linear feet of wall space and about 20 pedestals of various heights for 3-D work.         ​*  If you wish to see the space before committing to exhibit please contact the gallery.
  • * Click HERE to download and print the Artist Exhibit Agreement


EXHIBITING IN THE CHRISTINE MORI FAYAD MEMBERS' GALLERY

  • * No charge to current members.
  • * Your exhibit will be included on the postcard, poster, website, exhibit calendar, exhibit schedule and Facebook page.    
  • * Postcards go to all Wayne Arts members.  You may order additional postcards from WA to send to your contacts.
  • * Please provide light refreshments for the reception which will be the second Saturday of the month of the exhibit.
  • * Beverages, cups, paper products for reception will be provided.
  • * Exhibitors are expected to select, hang, label and remove their own work according the the Exhibit Schedule. 
  • * Bring your own tools.  See the tutorial videos below.  Someone from the Wayne Arts Exhibits Committee may be  
       available to assist upon request.​
  • * Pedestals may or may not be available depending on the exhibit in the Main Gallery. Please let us know in your 
  •    proposal that you will need them.
  • * The resume, bio, artist statement and images of your work that you submit with your proposal will be used in press
  •    releases and publicity that we send out, not for selection purposes.
  • Click HERE to download and print the Artist Exhibit Agreement


NOTIFICATION
         
*  WCCA will notify artists promptly after submissions are reviewed for both Main and Fayad Galleries.


OTHER

  • * You may share the exhibit with another person or a group of artists.
  • * There is no admission fee to visit the gallery and receptions are free and open to the public.
  • ​* The gallery will be staffed and open for visitors during regular gallery hours, other times by appointment.
  • * WCCA takes a 25% commission on sale of each artwork and all sales are final.
  • * For proposals selected for exhibition, WCCA will be responsible for administration, collecting sales taxes, and security. 
    * Insurance is not included. Please insure your own art work.


Preparing for a Gallery Exhibit

         * See this video for good information about preparing for an exhibit. Preparing Your Art for Exhibit

         * This video shows how to mat and frame your art: How to Mat and Frame Your Art

         * This video shows how to wire your art for hanging. How to Wire Your Art for Hanging

         * Watch this VIDEO with a simple method for hanging your art in the gallery.  

         * Wayne Arts member John Domm provides this simple method of hanging a gallery show. Click HERE to watch.

  • * Please see the photos of the Fayad Members' Gallery walls with dimensions below to help you plan your exhibit.


Questions?
Call 315-331-4593  or email info@wayne-arts.com

​How to Exhibit at Wayne Arts

Photos of the walls of the Fayad Members' gallery with dimensions

to help you plan your exhibit.  Click on the images to enlarge.