threewalls announces SOLO application deadline: October 31, 2008

CHICAGO: SOLO, the exhibition program implemented last year in gallery 2A, at 119 N Peoria, has moved into threewalls main space at gallery 2D. The deadline for exhibition opportunities in spring/fall 2009 is post-mark October 31, 2008.

Now in its second year, SOLO is an opportunity for artists at all stages in their career to apply for a solo exhibition. Applications are juried by a rotating committee of 15+ artists, independent curators, critics, administrators, educators and historians from the Chicago area. This year the program has been opened up to artists in the greater Illinois area, NW Indiana, SW Michigan and SE Wisconsin. Please visit our new website for details and application forms. Artists, collaboratives and collectives working in all mediums are encouraged to apply.

With an already proven track record for presenting exciting, emerging artists, public discussions, presentations and collaborations with local curators and exhibition venues, threewalls is dedicated to serving the Chicago visual arts community. Please check our new website for more information about our revamped programming and our new bookstore.

Founded in 2003, threewalls opened in Chicago’s West Loop gallery district as a unique not-for-profit focused on bringing emerging artists to Chicago to make new work and exhibit as a part of a fellowship program that supports five artists and their solo exhibitions each year. Now in its fifth year, threewalls continues to host resident artists, program SOLO exhibitions for area artists, hold salons and a yearly symposium and publish Paper & Carriage and Phonebook in conjunction with Green Lantern Press. threewalls aims to provide opportunities for experimentation, chance, critical dialogue and context for artists, curators and writers who are at pivotal points in their careers.

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