Call to Artists

Fellowships for Artists 21 to 35

For San Francisco Bay Area artists in all media (no crafts)
Submission Deadline Extended to April 30, 2018
Entry fee: $15
More information, Prospectus and Entry Form here.

Become a GRO Member Artist

Gallery Route One artists believe that art can be a powerful force for change, and that artists have much to contribute to the dialogue about the critical problems we face as a society.

Artist Member benefits:

• A major exhibition in the main gallery every 24 to 36 months (solo, or two-person show).
• Exhibit small work(s) in the Alcove gallery throughout the year.
• Exhibit work in the annual members’ exhibition
• Participate in gallery planning & decision-making.
• Collaboratively organize art and educational events through the gallery.
• Work with other artists on art-related projects.
• Participate in exchange exhibits with other organizations locally and abroad, from time to time.
• Your own page on Gallery Route One’s website.

… and responsibilities

• Pay Artist Member dues
• Agree to an initial 18 month membership commitment upon joining.
• Agree to attend four yearly members’ meetings.
• Serve on gallery committees and juries.
• Serve as gallery attendant once every 6 weeks (approx.)
• Perform gallery chores, such as stuffing envelopes, hosting openings, buying supplies, painting walls.
• Assist in fundraising events.
• Cover the additional expenses and perform the additional work required for your major exhibition.

Artists may apply together for a Dual (shared) Artist Membership

We are currently revising our application procedure. Please visit our homepage and sign up for our email list to be notified when our online membership application goes live.

Other exhibition opportunities at Gallery Route One:

GRO offers an annual juried show in January open to Northern California artists; send us an email to receive a prospectus. Our famous Box Show usually has a few openings each year; sign up at the front desk to be in a drawing for a box. Check this page for these and other opportunities to exhibit at GRO. If you are interested in being considered for an exhibit in the With The Earth or Far From Home Series please visit the Project Space.