578 West Main Street
Spartanburg, SC  29301
(864) 804 - 6501

            WEST MAIN ARTISTS CO-OP        


Exhibition Proposal Form

If you are interested in renting an exhibition gallery, simply complete and submit the following Proposal Form along with your artwork images.

Your proposal will then be reviewed by our Exhibition Committee for consideration.

Applying for Exhibition Space at WMAC

Currently at West Main Artist Cooperative there are 2 Galleries available to members or non-members for exhibitions. They are Gallery II and Gallery III. The Galleries may be used for one person exhibitions or group exhibitions. The use of the Galleries is free to members. A fee of $150 will be charged to non- member artists and $75 for students. The time of the exhibition will be from the third Thursday of a month – Art Walk to the Saturday before the next Art Walk. 

Step 1

Fill out Exhibition Proposal Form

Step 2

The Proposal is reviewed by the Exhibition Committee and if any changes need to be made regarding the proposal, the Exhibition Committee will contact artists with explanations and suggestions for resubmission.

Step 3

The proposal will be presented to the WMAC Board for final approval and artists will be notified. With the notification the artist will receive an Exhibition Contract and Exhibition Guidelines. The Exhibition Contract should be returned within a week to the Exhibition Chair. (email address will be on form) The Exhibition Guidelines will give detailed information on the use of the exhibition space.

Step 4

The Marketing Committee will be sending you an Event Information Form and this form must be turned in 8-10 weeks ahead of the opening day (email address will be on form).

Step 5

Follow the Exhibition Guidelines for details of how and when to hang your Exhibition.

Step 6

A few weeks prior to your exhibition, you will be contacted by the Events Committee. They will ask if you plan to have a reception and how they may assist you. They will offer advice about set up and help coordinate space requirements. A reception is at the discretion of the Artists and is funded by the Artist. It is the responsibility of the artist to clean up after reception.