Exhibition Prospectus

The Murray State University Galleries has the ability to host a variety of exhibitions. The Clara M Eagle Gallery is a dynamic multi-level exhibition space for visitors to learn about the history of art and contemporary new media. With 8,200 sq.ft of exhibition space and over 1,200 works of art housed in our permanent collection, The University Galleries at Murray State are a constant source of innovative  programming and educational research within the community. The Clara M. Eagle Gallery, the Eagle Upper Gallery, and the Mary Ed Mecoy Hall Gallery are located at 604 Fine Arts Building in Murray, Kentucky on the campus of Murray State University; The Curris Gallery is located on the first floor of the Curris Center, at 1500 Chestnut Street. 

If you would like to send your portfolio or proposal for consideration please try to adhere to the following guidelines:

Digital submissions are encouraged. The University Galleries will also review artist websites if you include the URL within your materials. Please send a cover letter to introduce yourself and your artwork, provide images, a description of the works, and include an Artist Statement, CV, and Artist Bio- include previous shows, education, awards, grants, residencies, etc. (also note that major previous exhibition experience is not required. We choose our artists based on the quality of their work, the supporting materials help us to see where you have been and what you have been doing) Submissions are reviewed regularly, but we cannot review your information immediately, so please be patient during this process. The University Galleries is not responsible for lost or damaged submissions or the return of contents. Thank you for your continued interest.


Send submissions and proposals to: 

msu.eaglegallery@murraystate.edu

or

Submissions & Proposals
c/o University Galleries
604 Fine Arts Building
Murray, KY 42071

 Michael Martin, Assistant Professor and Director of University Galleries

 Director of University Galleries
Murray State University
Department of Art and Design
627 Fine Arts Building
Murray, KY 42071
tmartin33@murraystate.edu
Clara M. Eagle Gallery Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/EagleGallery 

Exhibitions on view:    Open: Mon—Fri   8am - 5pm & Thurs 8am-7pm
Clara M. Eagle Gallery: Joel Carreiro : Picturesque Philosophy
Mary Ed Mecoy Hall Gallery: Joel Carreiro : Picturesque Philosophy
Clara M. Eagle Upper Gallery: DiAndra Johnson & Jarrett Kinsland BFA Exhibits
Curris Gallery: Lexi Watson: BFA Exhibition
(Curris Gallery will be open during Curris Center hours; All galleries observe university closures & holidays)