Exhibition Proposals

500x accepts proposals for exhibition proposals in the Upstairs Gallery and Project Spaces throughout the year. Exhibitions are one month long and run concurrently with the Main Gallery. Applicants need to submit a portfolio via e-mail as a single PDF (10 megs or smaller) to the500xgallery@gmail.com. 

Portfolio Contents:

  • 20 Images of Recent Work (labeled)
  • Resume
  • Artist's Statement
  • Proposal of the Show's Theme

Fees:

Upstairs Gallery:

  • Rent:  $600
  • Refundable Deposit: $150

Project Space:

  • Rent: $2-00
  • Refundable Deposit: $75

Applications are accepted year-round and reviewed at member meetings. If the submission is accepted, a contract will be discussed and drafted with the artist.

Submissions by mail will also be accepted.

Send submissions to:
500X Gallery
500 Exposition Ave.
Dallas, TX 75226


500X Student EXPO 2017

The 500X Student Expo is a juried exhibition open to any undergraduate or graduate student within Texas. Next years juror TBA. 

Application Deadline: TBA

Apply at 500x.slideroom.com

500X Gallery, Texas’ oldest, artist–run, cooperative galleries, hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual juried competitions. Expo 2016 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment)All work must be ready to hang.

Artists may enter up to 3 images/videos (including details) for a total submission fee of $30.

Delivery of work is the responsibility of the artist and must be delivered on the designated dates, unless special arrangements are made. 


500X Gallery Membership

500X members are responsible for maintaining and running the gallery.
Member Duties:

  • Monthly Dues
  • Working During Show Openings
  • Gallery Sitting (during open hours)
  • Attendance of All Member Meetings

Member Benefits:

  • Monthly Showing in the Members Gallery
  • 2 or 3 Person Show in the Main Gallery (once per year)
  • Associating with Fellow 500X Members
  • DFW Art World Connections

How To Apply For Membership

Artists applying to become a dues-paying member need to submit a portfolio via e-mail as a single PDF (10 megs or smaller) to the500xgallery@gmail.com. 

Portfolio Contents:

  • Letter of Intent
  • 20 Images of Recent Work (labeled)
  • Resume
  • Artist's Statement

Applications are accepted year-round and reviewed at monthly member meetings.

Submissions by mail will also be accepted.

Send submissions to:
500X Gallery
500 Exposition Ave.
Dallas, TX 75226