Installation view of 2017 exhibition.


June 1 - July 28, 2018
Reception June 1, 6 - 8 p.m.

ONE is the Cleve Carney Art Gallery’s second annual juried emerging artist exhibition. This exhibition is intended to provide a survey of contemporary artwork being created by emerging artists in the region and across the country. ONE is meant to be a stepping stone for those early in their artistic careers.

Jurying process

Work for the exhibition will be selected by Alberto Aguilar, Meg Duguid, and Teresa Silva


Three artists from the exhibition will be selected to receive a $500 award for outstanding submissions and one artist will receive a $1,500 award for best in show. The awards will be determined by the panel of jurors and be based on the artworks quality of execution, conceptual clarity as well as its relevance to contemporary art and society.

Important Dates

Sunday April 22, 2018

Acceptance Notification:
Monday April 30, 2018
Artists will be notified via the email provided in the application.

Accepted Artwork Drop off:
Wednesday May 23, Cleve Carney Art Gallery 11am -7pm
A separate day for Chicago area pick-ups is TBD.

Exhibit Dates:
Friday, June 1 -  Saturday July 28, 2018

Opening Reception:
Friday, June 1, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Awards will be announced at 7 p.m.

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