Creatives in our communities

face barriers as a direct result of

race, gender, and sexual orientation.

We love art + design, 

meaningful connections,

and collaborations. 

Connect with us.

The Standard is here

to support you. 

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Nestled in a residential neighborhood garage, the Standard is a 220 sq. ft. project space. We are geared toward igniting positive change through gatherings, art exhibitions, and artistic collaboration. We show and support creatives who are of a Marginalized Gender, are Queer, and/or BIPOC. We're here to support you. 

There is ample street parking.

The Standard is barrier-free from the sidewalk and driveway. 

Both soft and hard seating is available. 

No public restrooms.

Hours + Admission

The Standard is open during scheduled events posted on this page, and by appointment.

Admission for gallery events is always free.



The Standard has implemented the following measures to comply with the recommendations issued by the MDHHS and ensure the safety of visitors. 


Even though we have open air spaces, face coverings are mandatory for visitors.

4 visitors are allowed in the Standard at a time to safeguard that the required 6 foot distancing is maintained.

Visitors who do not live under the same roof must respect the 6 foot physical distancing at all times.

Hand sanitizer is available.

Visitors must follow the designated one-way route through the gallery. Follow the signs on the floor.

Submit a Proposal

We accept exhibition proposals on a continuous basis between March 1st and September 30th.

Please submit your proposal HERE


We ask for a brief description of your proposal along with some supporting images or videos to give us an idea of your proposed work. Thank you for your interest in exhibiting at the Standard.