ARTWEAR - Wearable Art Exhibition Call For Artists



Jackson Junge Galleryis immediately seeking artists, designers, artisans, etc. to submit proposals for an exhibit titled, “ARTWEAR,” in conjuncture with our “ONE WALL” exhibition. The exhibition begins Friday, July 13, 2018.  Submissions for the exhibition are free. Deadline for submissions are June 10, 2018.


ARTWEARis an exhibition of wearable sculpture. Jackson Junge Gallery is seeking exhibit proposals that reference the fundamentals of jewelry, with the spirit of fine art sculpture. Each artist will have two weeks of exposure during the height of Wicker Park’s summer season.  Over the course of 8 weeks, this exhibit will change four times to feature four different jewelry case installations.  All proposals are welcome from traditional fashion jewelry to innovative wearable sculpture.



Jewelry case internal dimensions: 27 ½” Wide; 24 ½” Deep; 22 ½” Tall

You have the flexibility to utilize the entirety of the enclosed, glass jewelry display.

The designer is responsible for display materials within the cube. If selected, please feel free to visit Jackson Junge Gallery prior to install date to view the display case.


Installation Guidelines:

The case is composed of glass on all sides.  The case cannot be painted or disfigured.  Any materials used must be easily removed from the case.  Any installation must be able to be de-installed in one hour. Installation and de-installation must be completed on assigned dates.


Installation Schedule:

Week 1: Install Friday, July 13th – De-Install Thursday, July 26st

Week 2: Install Friday, July 27th – De-Install Thursday, August 9th

Week 3: Install Friday, August 10th – De-Install Thursday, August 23rd

Week 4: Install Friday, August 24th – De-Install Thursday, September 6th


How to Submit:

Email submissions to

The following information must be included for each submission:

  • Name – of person submitting proposal
  • Address
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Name of Artist
  • Titles
  • Medium
  • Dimensions
  • Images
  • Supplementary sketches and diagrams of the installation


Please feel free to visit the gallery to research the provided space.

No more than 3 proposals may be submitted.

The deadline for submission is June 10, 2018

Artists will be notified by June 14, 2018 whether their instillation has been selected or not.

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Jordan High
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
Contact Address: 
1389 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago  Illinois  60622
United States