The City of Burien has ongoing exhibits open to the public year-round, and they’re seeking Artists!

The application deadline for the current call for artists is Oct. 24, 2019.

There are three location options:

  1. Burien Community Center Lobby Wall:
    2D Art Only
    14700 6th Ave SW
    Lobby wall is 14’ wide x 8’ tall
    Hanging materials provided
  2. Maverick Apartments Window:
    4 month exhibition
    2D and/or 3D welcomed
    This space is great for installations and large artwork
    Window at 150th St and 6th Ave SW
    336 square feet that look out onto the street, windows on 2 sides
    Artist to provide hanging materials/pedestals, etc.
  3. Merrill Gardens Senior Living Windows:
    4 month exhibit
    2D and 3D welcomed
    Windows at 4th Ave SW and 150th St SW
    Artist to provide hanging materials/pedestals, etc.

Window dimensions:

  • 5 windows: 3’deep x 9’wide x 7’ tall
  • 2 windows: 3’deep x 9’ wide x 9’ tall
  • 1 window: 3’deep x 8’ wide x 10’ tall
  • 1 window: 3’ deep x 9’ wide x 11’ tall

More details

  • $150 artist stipend for Maverick and Merrill Gardens
  • Insurance coverage not provided for artwork in Gallery Program
  • Transportation, installation, and removal of artworks is responsibility of artist
  • Wall tags and promotion provided
  • Artist receptions are not provided, but will be considered

Please email following information to [email protected] by 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24, 2019.

  • Artist name, address, phone, and e-mail address
  • Artist website if you have
  • Artist Bio and/or artist statement
  • Space(s) would you like to be considered for
  • Five (5) images of your work in jpg format that include dimensions and medium
  • Best months in 2020 for you to exhibit

Works will be juried and artists will be notified by mid-December. Incomplete applications may not be considered. We encourage artists to look at exhibit spaces before applying.

More info here.

Founder/Publisher/Editor. Three-time National Emmy Award winning Writer (“Bill Nye the Science Guy”), Director, Producer, Journalist and more...