Exhibition Proposals

Exhibition proposals will be reviewed on a rotating basis.

Proposals from Resident Artists of Shipley Artist Lofts must include the following:

  1. Complete description of proposed exhibition (150-200 words).
  2. Images- a minimum of 2-4 images representing the work of each proposed artist or category of objects to be included in the exhibition. Images should be submitted via email or as jpegs on a CD.

Proposals from regional artists and curators must include the following: 

  1. Complete description of proposed exhibition (150-200 words).
  2. Curator(s) biography/resume
  3. Resume and/or artist statement for each artist
  4. Images- a minimum of 2-4 images representing the work of each proposed artist or category of objects to be included in the exhibition. Images should be submitted via email or as jpegs on a CD.
  5. Preliminary Checklist of art works or objects to be included in the exhibition
  6. Sample of wall text (optional) and label copy
  7. List of ideas for accompanying public programs (i.e., artist(s) lecture, symposium, panel discussion, demonstration, slide presentation, performances, etc.)
  8. Indicate confirmed and potential funding sources.

Proposals will be reviewed in consideration of the exhibition schedule as a whole. Please submit electronic proposals to gallery@chriswhitecdc.org. Hard copy proposals may be mailed to, or dropped off at:

Shipley Lofts
Attn: Chris White Gallery Committee
701 N. Shipley StreetWilmington, DE 19801