Art Gallery Application to Exhibit

Shaker Heights Public Library sponsors six art exhibits each year, including the Annual Barbara Luton Art Show. Exhibits are generally 6 to 8 eight weeks in length. Library personnel reviews and selects artists for exhibition. Applicants will be contacted within a month regarding the status of their application. Artists must also agree to donate 15% of the sale of their artwork.

Please attach no more than 4 slides or photos. Label slides/photos with artist’s name, medium, dimensions, and an arrow indicating proper viewing. Work depicted should represent work intended for exhibition. If work delivered for installation is not of the same quality as work in slides or photos the Shaker Heights Public Library may decide not to grant the exhibition.

While all artists are encouraged to apply, artists living in the Shaker Heights City School District will be given first consideration for exhibition.


The undersigned agrees to abide by all stated rules and conditions of exhibiting. It is understood that the artist is responsible for any risk ofloss or damage. By applying for exhibition, the artist releases and agrees to hold harmless the Shaker Heights Public Library and its trustees.