Application for DAC Membership and/or Holiday Market


Downtown Artist Collective is now accepting applications for membership and for our Holiday Market and boutique! Artists of all media who are current residents of Utah are invited to apply.

The DAC is a community where artists can reflect, collaborate, and share in a cooperative environment. Our goal is to provide a space for excellent artists to exhibit work and share skills with each other and the community.

DAC members enjoy access to group critiques, at least two shows in which to exhibit their work per year, volunteer opportunities, only 15% commission on sales, exhibiting in the year-round boutique, and access to the gallery for teaching workshops. Because we are an artist-run gallery, members also participate in all facets of the gallery including staffing, installing shows, and community involvement. 

To apply for membership:

Please send an email to with the following attached:

  1. Your resume or CV
  2. Samples of your work (5-10 images)
  3. Link to your website and/or social media
  4. Detailed bio
  5. A paragraph that explains why you think the DAC would be a good fit for you and what you’d like to accomplish while you are with us.

All files must be in .doc, .jpg, or .pdf format.

Applications are due Monday, September 21st.

DAC Holiday Market

The DAC Holiday Market is our most successful and well-attended show of the year. Patrons come from all over the state to browse art, buy holiday gifts, and chat with artists. New this year, the DAC will keep the festive spirit going year-round with an in-gallery boutique. Market and boutique artists will enjoy dedicated space to display their art and merchandise, invitations to all DAC events, and inclusion in holiday marketing and press releases. DAC retains 30% commission for market and boutique artists.

To apply to be part of the 2019 DAC Holiday Market (Nov. 8-Dec. 24) and/or to be considered as a year-round boutique artist, please send an email that includes samples of your work, your website/instagram, and a brief bio to Applications are due Monday, September 21st.

All applications are due Monday, September 21st.  Artists will be notified of acceptance by September 30th.