The UMW Galleries accept proposals from professional artists and curators for solo and group exhibitions  for each of our gallery spaces (Ridderhof Martin Gallery (floorplan) and duPont Gallery (floorplan)).

The UMW Galleries' Mission Statement can be read here.

Proposals are accepted year round, but are collected for review on November 1 and April 1. Any applications received after the deadline will automatically be considered for the following deadline. Notification will be given via email within a year of submission.

Include the following attachments:

  • A description of the proposed exhibition (word doc or pdf)
  • An artist’s statement or curatorial statement (word doc or pdf)
  • Artist/ curator current resume or CV (word doc or pdf)
  • Three to five images that are indicative of the work to be exhibited (jpg files, 72ppi, 600 pixels in the longest dimension)
  • Link(s) to website(s) with further examples of work.

Please direct questions to Rosemary Jesionowski, Gallery Specialist:

University of Mary Washington Galleries