Current Exhibition: 

Waterworks, by Marty Ittner & Gretchen Schermerhorn

Cyanotype prints & Screenprints on Mulberry Paper




Deadline: March 1, 2018   

Notification: March15, 2018

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Pyramid Atlantic Art Center seeks exhibition proposals for its outdoor gallery, Pump House Pop-up, a 117 square foot open-air former garage, located near the defunct Sligo Waterworks pumping station.

The exhibition will run from May to July, 2018.

Location: Hilltop Road, between Maple and Geneva Aves. Takoma Park, MD 


Selected artist will receive:

  • Selected artist will receive a $500 stipend

  • 12 hours of instruction or studio time at Pyramid Atlantic in the  printmaking, papermaking or book arts studio(s)

  • An exhibition opening reception, stencil signage, invitation postcard and promotion through our website and social media


Applications will be judged on

  • Merit of artist's current and previous work, specifically outdoor and site-specific work

  • Artist's interest, response or connection with the space, its history and/or location

  • Quality and clarity of his/her plan for the exhibition

  • Artist's description of the way they plan on using PAAC's facilities, equipment and/or teaching staff in artwork/exhibition production

Although previous experience in a PAAC discipline may be helpful, such experience is not necessary or expected.