Solo, Group, or Curated Exhibitions


2017/2018 season
(August 2017- August 2018)


Application Due March 17, 2017
We accept submissions on a rolling basis year-round.
How to Apply Click here to start your application


Pyramid Atlantic Art Center is currently seeking proposals from artists & curators for solo, group, or curated exhibitions for our 2017/2018 season. PAAC will offer each selected artist, group of artists, or curator a six-week exhibition in our gallery.



We are looking for artwork in a variety of media from individuals & groups: 2D visual art, sculpture, performance art, & video or new media. We give special consideration to artists working in printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. We also accept work from international artists that are both living and working overseas. Please note that Pyramid Atlantic does not have the funding to pay for artwork shipping or artist travel.


Selection Process

All proposals that meet the gallery's qualifications are reviewed and selected by our Gallery Exhibition Committee. 


Pyramid Atlantic will provide you with a six-week long gallery show, opening reception, press release to all contacts including printed postcards, info will be sent out in monthly newsletter and social media accounts. 

Application Procedure

Application can be found on our slideroom portal:



  • Artist/Artists names and other relevant information.

  • Provide an artist bio, statement, cv/resume, and exhibition proposal.

  • If applying as collective or group of artists, describe your process or the idea that unifies the group.

  • Provide a description of the proposed exhibition in 500 words or less.

  • Provide up to 10 images of work and information (media, title, dimensions and date completed). It can be work you want to include in the exhibition. If it has not be created yet, please provide examples of past or similar work. 

  • For video work: Please include the title, credits, length, date & format.

  • For live art: Please include photographs or web site links that document previous work; title, credits, length, date & format for proposed work, & a description of content & concept of proposed work.

  • For installations: Please include diagrams/renderings & sufficient additional descriptions to clearly convey your concept.


Entry fee $35

PAAC will take a 30% commission on work sold 

For more information or questions, contact

Gretchen Schermerhorn, Artistic Director, 



Or visit Slideroom to check out our other studio opportunities.

Pyramid Atlantic is grateful for the support of:


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Wednesday–Thursday 10am–8pm

Friday–Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 12pm–5pm

Closed Monday 

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