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Core Values:

  • Recognize each other as equal and necessary partners
  • Embrace a willingness to take risks, be nimble, and remain flexible
  • Foster direct, respectful, and transparent communication
  • Share an understanding of purpose(s) and audience(s)
  • Commit to innovation, experimentation, inclusion, and mutual growth

Required materials:

  • Work sample  of 5 images (jpg) OR 1 five minute video (mov or mp4)
  • Image list (pdf)
  • Detailed Proposal (pdf): Include as much information as possible about your plans. What will the work look like, how will it function, how will it be made, what is your framing/installation plan? You may include drawings and diagrams and/or other supporting material. Please include proposed dimensions.
  • Artist statement (less than 300 words, first person, pdf)
  • cv (black type on white paper, pdf)

Review Sessions:

  • You should have already signed up for a one-on-one review session  with the curator to discuss your application. If you are not signed up for a review session, contact Jennifer Baker at jebaker@kcai.edu immediately to reserve a time slot.
  • Sessions  will take place between 9:30am - 5pm, February 26 - March 2
  • Show up for your meeting 5-10 minutes early!


  • February 24 5:00 PM CST Submissions Due
  • February 26 - March 2 Review Sessions
  • March 26 - 27  Artwork Delivery
  • March 31 & April 2 - 3   Installation
  • April 6    Opening Reception
  • May 4    Closing Reception
  • May 5 Commencement Ceremony
  • May 5 - 7   De-installation and Pickup

Floor Plan, Timeline, Guidelines, and Resource List are all available as downloadable PDFs on the Artspace 2018 Annual BFA Exhibition web page.