About the Galleries

The Galleries at Georgetown College are dedicated to exhibiting quality works of visual art through both permanent and temporary exhibitions, representing a wide variety of media and techniques. The Jacobs Gallery, Cochenour Gallery and Anne Wright Wilson Fine Art Gallery create opportunities and experiences with multiple levels of engagement for Georgetown College students, faculty, staff and the surrounding community.

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Cochenour Gallery

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The Cochenour Gallery brings artwork by new, emerging, or experimental artists from all over the world to Georgetown College. Located in the Ensor Learning Resource Center and adjacent to the Jacobs Gallery, the Cochenour Gallery is an intimate exhibition space. The Cochenour garners a lot of foot traffic from both students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors. The Wilson Gallery is 360 square feet with 8 foot ceilings. To submit a proposal for an exhibition in the Cochenour, please visit our Exhibitions and Public Art Proposals page.

Located in the Ensor Learning Resource Center

Open Monday–Saturday, 12:00 - 4:30pm, or by appointment at 502-863-8399

Exhibition Proposals

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Georgetown College reviews proposals for exhibitions in the Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Gallery and the Cochenour Gallery on a yearly cycle. Submissions are due by January 1st to be considered for an exhibition the following school year.

Exhibitions are scheduled for 1-3 months with the new schedule set in line with the school year. Group and solo exhibitions are possible and all media will be considered. Georgetown College encourages exhibiting artists to give talks and/or critiques for students.

To submit a proposal, please provide between 6 to 10 digital images; image list with title, media, dimensions, and date for each work; resume; and artist statement. Information can be sent by postal mail to: Director of Art Galleries and Curator of Collections, 400 E. College Street, Georgetown, KY 40324. Or, submit via e-mail to: galleries@georgetowncollege.edu with “Call for Artists” in the subject line. For packets sent by postal mail, please include your e-mail address as well as a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you would like materials returned.

  • January 1 – submission receipt deadline

  • Mid-February – results e-mailed to artists

More Information on Galleries

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All of the galleries are located on Georgetown College’s campus and are free and open to the public. The Jacobs Gallery and Cochenour Gallery are open Monday through Saturday, 12pm to 4:30pm, and the Wilson Gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday, 12pm to 4:30pm. If you would like to schedule a tour or visit outside of hours, please contact our gallery director.

 

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For information on acquiring an image, please see the : GC Fine Art Galleries Rights and Reproductions Policy

For more information, please contact:

Gallery Director

Georgetown College

400 E. College Street

Georgetown, KY 40324

T: 502.863.8399

F: 502.863.8888

E: galleries@georgetowncollege.edu

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