For Artists

Artist Opportunities

2019-2020 Exhibition Vacancies in Pavilion I Gallery

Runnymede is looking to book artists to host exhibitions in their Gallery at Pavilion I. Openings being October 2019 onward. If interested in showing with them, please review & complete the application below for review by their committee.

About the Gallery
The Gallery at Pavilion I is a Class-A office building located within the ViBe Creative District, the newest art and cultural hub in Hampton Roads. At just six blocks from the Oceanfront, it is easily within walking distance of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), the Virginia Beach Convention Center, and many retail shops, restaurants, and health and wellness facilities. There are five (5) floors of space available for displaying art, each with a 23ft wall opposite the elevators so the work is seen immediately upon exit of each floor and in the lobby. Art work is available for public viewing from 9am-5:30pm M-F; and Opening Receptions typically attract 50-75 people. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask. If you’d like to see the space, please feel free to stop by anytime between 9am-5:30pm M-F: 2101 Parks Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451.

The City's Temporary Art Program encompasses a variety of projects. Some include:

  • Place-making projects that activate underused spaces
  • Creative collaborations with city agencies and other organizations
  • Community artist residencies that allow artists to develop projects collaboratively the community
  • Eco art initiatives that invite artists who are interested in environmental issues

Artists can apply for Temporary Public Art opportunities which will always be posted on this website. Eligibility requirements may vary for each project, but there are a few requirements for all applicants.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and a U.S. citizen
  • Must have successfully managed and completed at least 1 similar commissioned project with a budget equal to or greater than the proposed budget
  • Must provide samples of previous work to illustrate style, qualifications and experience.