GUIDELINES

 

  1. Proposals must be conceptually rigorous and focus on artists and artworks in the ONE / OFF collection, and themes that are innovative, challenging, and engaging.

  2. Extra consideration will be given to proposals that demonstrate a creative approach to curatorial research methods, as well as those that present innovative ideas or topics on the expression of Blackness and the Black experience.

  3. The proposal must include a minimum of four different artists and half of the selected artists whose work you choose must be women.

  4. Only works from the ONE / OFF exhibition can be included in the exhibition.   

Applications must be submitted by April 31st, 2021

WHAT THE OPPORTUNITY INCLUDES

 

  •  Six-week exhibition in the ONE / OFF Gallery inside the Black Arts District in Cryptovoxels

  • Opportunities to develop related public programming 

  • Help creating an exhibition catalogue

  • 1 ETH or $1,800 Reward

  • Virtual gallery space to execute your concept: Visit Here 

 THE SELECTION PROCESS

 

The Open Call is judged in two stages. After applications are screened for eligibility, the ONE / OFF team will review applications online to select a shortlist of applicants to proceed to the next stage. 

 

Finalists will each be contacted for a short 15 minute call to talk through their proposals. The ONE / OFF team will then select one winner.

 

*All applicants will be notified of results by the end of June 2021.

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CALL FOR

BLACK CURATORS

With the aim of encouraging more Black curators to enter the NFT space, ONE / OFF would like to provide one curator or curatorial team the opportunity to produce an exhibition with related public programming and an accompanying exhibition catalogue with the

ONE / OFF collection in our Cryptovoxels gallery space.

The selected curator will be awarded a 1 ETH or $1,800 based on today’s market value as of March 11th, 2021.

 

Proposals will be evaluated based on merit of the project, singularity of concept, and adherence to the application guidelines. All applications submitted will be considered final and treated as such. Applicants will not be permitted to add or edit an application once it has been submitted. All incomplete or duplicate applications will be disqualified.

 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Short synopsis of proposed project

  • Detailed exhibition proposal that outlines the concept and plan for the exhibition

  • A short explanation of why you think you should have the opportunity to curate the ONE / OFF Collection and what this opportunity would mean to you at this point in your career

  • Curator’s CV 

  • Please provide work samples either images or audio/video

If interested in participating and submitting a proposal please sign-up below

Thanks for submitting!