Exhibition Opportunities

Small Works Juried Exhibition, January 24-February 29, 2020

Applications are now open! 

DEADLINE: December 5, 2019

KSU Downtown Gallery, 141 East Main Street, Kent, Ohio. 
January 24 – February 29, 2020 

Juror: Gianna Commito 

This call for entries is for an art exhibition and is open to artists worldwide. Artists must be 18 years or older. Artists working in any media are welcome to enter. More information and the application is located via the link below.

International Small Works Juried Exhibition

GAR Foundation Annual Art Show

Kent State University & The University of Akron Undergraduate Art Show

Hosted & Sponsored by GAR Foundation


SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2019 @ 9:00PM

AWARDS: GAR Foundation will award students a stipend of $100 per selected entry. Up to three (3) entries may be selected and awarded per student.

ELIGIBILITY: This call for submissions is open ONLY to KSU and UA SOPHOMORE, JUNIOR, and SENIOR BFA/BA students currently enrolled full-time or part-time in the Schools of Art. GAR Foundation is in search of 2D, low relief, and 3D artwork to be displayed in their headquarters located in the Historic Andrew Jackson House. Installation, film, and video works are not eligible. All artwork must be original in design, concept, and execution.


Two-dimensional works requiring framing (prints, drawings, photography, collage, mixed media, etc) may not exceed 31 inches x 39 inches.

Larger works not requiring a frame may not exceed 4 feet vertically or horizontally and no greater than 2 inches in depth.

Three-dimensional work may be no larger than one cubic foot: 12 inches x 12 inches x 12 inches (height x width x depth).

More information and submission form is located here:

GAR Art Show Submissions

BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition

BFA candidates who need a space for their Senior Thesis Exhibition in the fall must contact the School of Art Galleries to reserve a space. Spaces are distributed on a first-come-first-served basis. BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition candidates who are planning to exhibit in the spring can only exhibit in the school wide group Senior Thesis Exhibition. Application for that exhibit is March 1, annually. Check back in January of each year for a link to that application form.

Click the button below for calendars and exhibition applications for Payto/Crawford/Atrium Gallery spaces for students and faculty.

Gallery Schedule