The Joan Derryberry Art Gallery at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN invites individual artists to submit proposals for exhibition opportunities during the Academic years 2019-2020 and 2021-2022.  We welcome submission in all mediums except digital and performance.  Each exhibition runs for approximately 4 weeks and culminates with a gallery talk given by each exhibiting artist.  We cannot accept exhibitions that exceed a single day of exhibition install. Accepted artists are awarded a stipend along with expenses.  Our non-profit gallery is centrally located in the Roaden University Center on the main campus of Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN.

The gallery ceilings are 10’ high; the floor space measures 35’ x 30’ and the running wall space totals 115 feet.  No works may be installed from the ceiling.

Requirements for submissions:

8 images, not larger than 150 dpi or not larger than 1050 pixels in the largest dimension.

100 word or less artist statement.


Learn more and submit a proposal on the event website.