(1-3-18) Arts Place is currently accepting proposals for 2019 art exhibits. The organization is seeking innovative proposals from artists in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois to display 2-dimensional or 3-dimensional work in the gallery located in the heart of Portland, Indiana. Proposals for both solo or group shows will be accepted.

Exhibits run for five to six weeks. All exhibits are supported by press and insurance coverage and are free and open to the public. An exhibit opening is included in most shows. While works may be for sale, Arts Place puts its emphasis on the artistic quality of the work being presented. Arts Place takes a commission of 30% on works sold in its galleries.

Arts Place, Inc. is a nonprofit regional arts council that operates three centers in East Central Indiana and West Central Ohio. Arts Place is dedicated to presenting quality exhibitions of both emerging and established artists. For more information, please contact Kimberly Anderson, Visual Arts Director, by phone at 260-726-4809 ext. 230, toll-free at 866-539-9911, or by email at kanderson@artsland.org.


Applicants should submit the following information. Electronic submissions are preferred. Proposals are due by February 4, 2018.


  1. 10 images of recent work completed in the last 2 years, including detailed information with each image. (Title, medium, dimensions, date completed, etc.)
  2. Description of proposed exhibition
  3. Current resume
  4. Artist statement