Anacostia Arts Center Artist/Curator Call


Vivid Gallery is an exhibition space located in the lobby of the Anacostia Art Center, 1231 Good Hope Rd. SE, that is dedicated to showcasing and supporting established contemporary artists as well as aspiring local talents. The foremost objective of the work at Vivid is experimentation. They encourage artists to submit proposals for installations. They are currently accepting artists’ proposals for the 2020 exhibition season. Each show will last five to six weeks. There is approximately 740 feet of hanging space. The exhibition schedule is Jan. 31 to March 13; April 10 to May 16; May 29 to July 11; and July 24 to Sept. 5. Your submission should include a description of show (500 words max. /working titles are acceptable); artist[s] statement; resume/CV of curator [artist]; up to 10 work samples (jpeg) w/ corresponding image list; indicate time period you are requesting and if you are requesting funding and the amount. Vivid Gallery will pay for advertising and opening night reception. The deadline is Oct. 31, 2019. Submit to Duane Gautier at For questions or further information, either email or call 202-365-5586.