770 West Grand Ave
Oakland, CA 94612

(510) 859 - 5208


   

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Sat: 11 am - 5 pm
& First Fridays 6 - 9pm


Now at GearBox:

OTHERWISE:
Marsha Balian / Sherry Parker


Coming soon:
BLUETS: juried by Jack Fischer


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2018 Calls for Entries

Gearbox Gallery Call for Entries Program

Annual Juried Exhibition: As part of our committment to promote a broad range of contemproary artists, GearBox Gallery hosts a juried exhibtion once a year. Open to artists who live and work in Northern California, these shows are juried by notable Bay Area gallerists, providing an opportunity for the artists to put their work in front of the juror and ultimately, if selected, show their work, potentially meeting other artists, critics and gallerists. Awards include future exhibtion opportunities at GearBox Gallery.

Inner Room Call for Entries: The Inner Room is an intimate interior exhibtion space at GearBox Gallery. Once a year the GearBox accepts guest artist proposals for the specific use of the Inner Room. The selected proposal is based on the quality of the artwork, with special emphasis on how it relates to, enhances, transforms, or makes innovative use of the space.

2017 Juried Exhibitions:

BLUETS: to fall under a spell



August 3 - 26, 2017
Juror Jack Fischer

2017 Inner Room Call for Entries: Congrats to Jessica Eastburn, the winner of our 2017 Inner Room Call for Entries. Eastburn's installation, Factotum, will be on view in special installation in the GearBox Gallery Inner Room from September 28 – October 21st.

2016 Juried Exhibition:

WILD/MIND
the intersection of instinct and intellect
August 4 - 27, 2016
Juror George Lawson

The 2016 Juror's Award winner, Leslie Smith, was featured in Biographies at GearBox Gallery, April 27 – May 27, 2017

The 2016 GearBox Gallery Award winner, Tamera Avery, will be featured in the Inner Room at GearBox Gallery, August 31 – Sept 23, 2017

2015 Juried Exhibition:

TERRA INFIRMA: All Things Unsettled

July 30 – August 22, 2015
Juror Chandra Cerrito

The 2015 Juror's Award winner, Spencer Pittenger, was featured in Essential Elements and Other Mysteries of the Universe at GearBox Gallery, February 18 - March 19, 2016