Exhibition Submissions

Cultivate 7Twelve is committed to providing a platform for local artists in the Waco community. This commitment has lead us to hosting open call exhibitions in out gallery that allow any artist to submit their work for consideration for specific upcoming exhibition. Submissions will open the first day of the month prior to the month of the exhibition and will close the 25th of the month, unless stated otherwise.


Upcoming Open Call Exhibitions

Wild Fire: Women of Strength, A Celebration of the Female Form

Entry Deadline Extended to: August 26, 2019 @midnight

Announcement of Participating Artists Date: August 31, 2019

Wild Fire: Celebrating Women of Strength: This exhibition invites artists to celebrate the strength and beauty of women through expressions of the female face and figure. Are there women in your life who inspire you? Women of history that have impacted you? Or perhaps just an element of the feminine that inspires you? We offer this show as an opportunity to share your perspective.

Who Can Participate: This is an open call for submissions to all artists in Waco and Central Texas. Artists may submit up to 7 works per application. There is a $10 cost to apply.

Accepted Artwork: Painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, digital art, mixed media, illustration, etc. In other words, all creative culminations are welcome.

To Submit: Please be ready to provide your artist bio and artwork list (i.e. title, medium, dimensions and retail price for each artwork). Please include your name, address, email and phone number on your artist bio and artwork list. Our online submission portal can be found below (see “submit” button)

As with all our exhibitions, to qualify, work must be of a professional quality, must be wired for hanging and must fit the overall look and concept of the exhibition.

Additionally: Save and label all your image files: Title_name_dimensions Example: Untitled_Michael Smith_ 20x30. Cultivate 7Twelve retains a 35% commission on all artwork sold during exhibitions.Exhibition Opening: September 6, 2019

Submission Window: July 10-August 25



EKPHRASIS: VERACITY

Presented in partnership with the Central Texas Artist Collective (CTAC)

CTAC’s 2019 EKPHRASIS: VERACITY will create an ekphrastic journey through history, while focusing on migration to immigration stories and the psychological effect that ripples through generations. Told by the artists and writers, or for those who’s stories they have been inspired to tell, who live and thrive in Central Texas.

Find more information here.

Exhibition Opening: November 1

Submission Window: Now - September 15