Call for Mississauga Artwork
Do Your Homework: A Tribute to Hazel McCallion
April 12 – 26, 2017
Are you an artist that has captured the likeness of Hazel McCallion during her 36 years as Mayor of Mississauga? If you answered yes then we want your art work!
The Museums of Mississauga will be highlighting the life and times of Hazel McCallion in an exhibition held April 12th to 26th at the Mississauga Civic Centre. The City is seeking works of art that depict the likeness inspired by Hazel McCallion.
The Do Your Homework exhibition will present the most captivating moments of Hazel McCallion’s political career in an engaging, highly graphic and respectful tone. The exhibit aims to bring awareness to the City’s Collection as well as focus on the stories and themes of Hazel McCallion’s era. Themes highlighted in the exhibition will include: Leadership Lessons, Legacy Maker, Before & After, Compassionate Leader, Inspiring Women, A Global Force, Canadian Icon and Sports Enthusiast.
Eligibility: Artists are welcome to apply with works that are paintings, drawings or sculptures of Hazel McCallion.
Deadline: February 24th, 2017, 4 p.m.
Selection Process: Due to limited space art work will be selected by a jury process.
How to Participate: Please make an appointment with Tracy Oliveira, Collections Assistant to bring your art work to Benares Visitor Centre, 1507 Clarkson Road North, Mississauga. To make an appointment please email Museums.Collections@mississauga.ca or call 905-615-4860 ext 2108
Museums of Mississauga
1620 Orr Road
Mississauga, ON, L5J4T2
905-615-4860 ext 2108