Artist Opportunities

The Northville Art House presents juried, invitational and open call exhibitions in the Exhibition Gallery and Emerging Artist Wall with planned receptions. Upcoming Call for Artists will include upcoming our annual members exhibition and a juried pastel exhibition as well open call for the exhibition and emerging artist galleries. Be a pART of it!


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CURRENT – ONGOING


February 14– March 11: ANNUAL MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION

The Northville Art House invites members of any age to submit one ORIGINAL artwork created in any media (except video/sound) in the last 3 years and not previously exhibited at the Art House. The maximum size of all artwork including the frame is 36” in any direction. Membership must be current through March 1, 2023. All members in good standing will be included in the exhibition.

Deadline: Sunday, January 29, 2023 at 11:59 pm EST.


April 11 – May 6: LIGHT & COLOR: JURIED PASTEL EXHIBITION 

U.S. Artists, 18 and over, may submit up to 3 ORIGINAL works created in at least 80% pastel – hard, soft, dry, pencil, and/or PanPastel. All subjects and styles eligible. Work must be created within the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited at the Northville Art House. Work should be framed under glass or plexiglass. The maximum size of all artworks including the frame is 54” in any direction. Juror: Jill Stefani Wagner, PSA-MP, IAPS/MC

Deadline: Sunday, February 26, 11:59 PM EST.


EXHIBITION GALLERY: Solo, Two- and Multi-Person Exhibitions

The Northville Art House offers a floorplan of 780 sq. ft. / 110 running ft. for solo, two-person, and multi-person (3 – 8) exhibitions. Each exhibition typically runs about four weeks and opens with a public reception.

This opportunity is available throughout the year and is typically booked over a year in advance. An Exhibition Committee, made up of artists, art instructors, staff and community leaders, plans and reviews the applications.  If accepted, all artists are required to become members of the Art House before the exhibition.

For two-person and multiple-person exhibitions, each artist should apply separately and list the other participating artist(s).

Artists please read and follow the Terms and Conditions and Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement with recommended Presentation Standards for all exhibitions.


EXHIBITION GALLERY: Group Affiliated Exhibitions

The Northville Art House offers a floorplan of 780 sq. ft. / 110 running ft. for groups, clubs, organizations, and societies with member artists. Each exhibition typically runs about four weeks and opens with a public reception.

This opportunity is available throughout the year and is typically booked over a year in advance. An Exhibition Committee, made up of artists, art instructors, staff and community leaders, plans and reviews the applications. If accepted, at least one artist must be a member of the Art House and an exhibition fee paid before the exhibition. 

To learn more, download the Guidelines for Groups.

Artists please read and follow the Terms and Conditions and Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement with recommended Presentation Standards for all exhibitions.


EMERGING ARTIST WALL: Emerging Artists Exhibitions

The Emerging Artist Wall, measuring 8’ x 8’, offers artists without significant exhibition experience to gain exposure of their 2D work. Accepted artists typically reside in Michigan or within driving distance from the Midwest. Each exhibition typically runs seven to eight weeks and opens with a public reception. 

This opportunity is available throughout the year and is typically booked 6-months in advance. If accepted, the artist is required to become a member of the Art House before the exhibition.

Artists please read and follow the Terms and Conditions and Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement with recommended Presentation Standards for all exhibitions.


 For more information or questions contact Ryan Kaltenbach, Creative Director, at exhibits@northvillearthouse.org.

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