GEORGIA is a pop-up art space located in the alley behind 952 Mariposa Street in Denver's La Alma Lincoln Park neighborhood. GEORGIA aims to blur space and purpose, to bring artists, musicians, writers, fabricators & thinkers together, to bring them together in a garage, to bring them together in a garage for a short period of time.
GEORGIA is sisters with 1122 in Portland, Oregon.
Summer GEORGIA Open Call 2019
Submissions are closed. Thank you for submitting!
You’ll hear from us around July 10th.
GEORGIA is excited to announce its first Open Call!
Artists are invited to submit work for consideration in a group exhibition. Artists working in all mediums are encouraged to apply. The exhibition will run from July 26th – August 25th, 2019 and will be guest curated by George P. Perez. There is no specified theme or size requirement.
Application Deadline July 3rd, (11:59PM MST)
Opening Reception: Friday, July 26th 6-9pm
Exhibition Run: July 26th – August 25th
Up to 5 JPEG images or 3 videos
If submitting video, please include Vimeo links if possible
Image list that includes: title, year, dimensions, and media
One page CV
Artist Statement (250 word max.)
Please combine all material into one single PDF file and submit to email@example.com with “GEORGIA Summer Call 2019” in the email subject line. Files should be no larger than 10MB.
Name your PDF using the following format: LastName_FirstName_SummerCall2019.pdf
Submission fee is $20 and payable through Paypal. Please submit payment to firstname.lastname@example.org. Fees will go to things like subsidizing shipping costs, purchasing hardware to install the show, honorariums, etc.
Applicants will be notified of acceptance approximately one week after the submission deadline on July 10th. Artists outside of Denver are encouraged to apply but will be responsible for shipping or delivering their work to and from the gallery. Accepted artwork must be install-ready, delivered to the gallery, and arrive no later than July 23rd.
George P. Perez (b. OCT 7 1987) received a BFA (Cum Laude) in 2014 from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Perez is an artist whose work explores mundane situations and scenarios that he interacts with on a day-to-day basis. Perez has shown up and down the Front Range and outside of the state. He is a Redline artist alum (2014-2016) and was Artist-in-Residence at The Denver Children's Museum in 2018. A recipient of the Octopus Initiative MCA Denver Grant, he currently is a Photo-Facilitator with Working Assumptions based out of Berkeley, CA and a new artist in M12, an award winning artist collective that specializes in rural aesthetics and landscape.
952 Mariposa Street | Denver 80204 | Enter through the alley
For accessibility information and other inquiries contact GEORGIAartspace@gmail.com.
Thank you friends, artists, visitors, writers, creators, musicians, comrades, and supporters for making GEORGIA a really great thing. Particular gratitude goes to these generous and dear humans for their needed and trusted labor: Joshua Ware, Mathias Svalina, Tony Mancus, Tina Celona, Michele Battiste, and Amy Vidali.