THE EGG POP-UP Business Incubator & Gallery

2018 Weekend Art Events


Business Incubator & Gallery




5:00 PM
8:00 PM

*Opening night reception.


10:00 AM
6:00 PM


1:00 PM
5:00 PM


  THE EGG Gallery is searching for Creatives and ARTrepreneurs to submit their exhibition proposals!  Located in Kansas City’s Historic Northeast at 2659 Independence Blvd., THE EGG POP-UP Business Incubator & Gallery space consists of a generous 30 ft. x 30 ft. art gallery with four 10 ft. x 10 ft. lockable Suites.  We welcome proposals from artists of all disciplines and career levels seeking to exhibit and sell their work during weekends in 2018 – including a Friday opening.

  THE EGG Gallery is an ideal venue for group exhibitions providing individual display “booths” and off-street parking.  We especially encourage proposals geared towards artists wanting to exhibit and market cohesive and CULTURAL artworks or creative pieces.  Reserve your spot now!  Event space is limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis!


*POP-UP dates & themes subject to change.

July 28th / 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
“Mosaic Workshop at THE EGG!”

– Master Potter, Rebecca Koop, is offering a FREE day at THE EGG POP-UP & Business Incubator located at 2659 Independence Ave., Kansas City, MO 64124.  Help Rebecca create 12 in. x 12 in. mosaic squares for her large Historic Northeast community project!

You can be an apprentice in the project and learn how to break, cut and nip mosaic pieces to follow a tile-by-number section of the mural.  No experience necessary!  Come as you are – tools and materials supplied!  YOU may even learn a new craft!  Some refreshments available during the course.

Rebecca is bringing this community engagement project from her studio to THE EGG for this one Saturday only in July.  Regular time, date and location for the course is Wednesday’s, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at her studio located at 3922 St. John Ave., Kansas City, MO 64123.

See more at: BackDoorPottery 



– A written proposal of 100 to 200 words describing your work.
– A short bio of the artist.
– Presentation parameters within a 10 ft. x 10 ft. space.
– Estimated number of pieces to be shown, including any special presentation requirements.
– Preferred 2018 exhibition weekends.
– A resume/biography of past works.
– Artist contact information.
– Link(s) to your online portfolio or web site.


  Please, inquire if you are interested in booking single or multiple dates in THE EGG POP-UP Business Incubator & Gallery space.  A proposal would be required in writing as well as an interview to discuss fees and space reservations.  A signed contract/proposal is required to participate.  Participant must submit all materials with artist name, contact information and mediums.  Please, type “Opportunities for Artists 2018″ in the email subject line.


Rebecca Koop
Events Director
Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
(816) 231-3312 (ext. 100)



*Proposals can be submitted up to 45 days prior to that month’s event for dates not filled by the deadline.  Upon acceptance of your proposal, artist is required to pay a $75 non-refundable program fee for one exhibition reservation 45 days in advance.  There is no commission on sales and artist/vendor is required to collect an 8.6% Missouri sales tax on HER/HIS sales.

*Set up begins at 10:00 AM on Friday’s.  Park on the west side or in front of the building to unload.

*NEKC Chamber staff is not responsible for manning an artist booth or suite, or collecting any sales or sales tax.  Artists must be present or provide a representative at their display booth the entire weekend during open hours.  Artists are to provide their own displays and lighting, and are encouraged to use social media as well as other marketing platforms to promote themselves as well as the weekend group of artists participating.  Artists are also requested to provide hospitality snacks or drinks for the Friday opening night reception from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

*Artist agrees to hold harmless landlord form all loss, liability, cost or damages that may occur or be claimed in or about the premises.  Tenant should carry their own insurance on product or possessions while in leased space.  A separate contract will be issued to accepted Creatives/ARTrepreneurs.  Fees due at time of contract signing.

*Set up begins at 10:00 AM on Friday’s.  Park on the west side or in front of the building to unload.

*NEKC Chamber amenities include gallery space, wi-fi, tables (limited), chairs (limited), art screens (limited), easels (limited), pedestals (limited) as well as a break room with restroom, sink and microwave.  NEKC Chamber also provides marketing in the form of online (social media, NEKC Chamber website) and print (bill board, event space signage, sandwich sign, yard sign).  NEKC Chamber also provides TITAN Security – responsible for patrolling 3.2 miles of the Independence Boulevard / Avenue corridor.