Open Calls at Trestle Gallery
Trestle Gallery accepts exhibition proposals on a rolling basis, and hosts two annual open calls open to national and international artists - Introductions and Small Works - as well as 6 month residency programs. Be sure to read the open call descriptions thoroughly before applying.
Please note: as a non-profit we are not able to cover the cost of shipping to and from the gallery.
Artist Residencies at Trestle Gallery
The Trestle Artist Residency is aimed at helping artists find a foothold in the art world while they develop a new body of work as a member of the Trestle Art Space community. Residents receive a 10% discount on TAS Membership while benefiting from 6 months of monthly advisory meetings. Residents are additionally afforded networking opportunities with established artists, critics, curators and other art world professionals.
There is an end of residency exhibition curated by rotating prominent guest curators - 2019’s guest curator is Eriola Pira.
The Visiting Artist Residency at Trestle Gallery allows artists to explore their practice and share their artistic experience with the Trestle Gallery and Art Space community.
This residency is ideal for established artists with a serious practice looking for a space to make work while engaging with the Trestle Gallery & Art Space community.
*Disclaimer* applying to an open call or residency at Trestle Gallery does not guarantee participation, however it does guarantee your artwork will be seen by our rotating guest curators.