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OPEN CALL TO ONTARIO BASED ARTISTS: SMALL GROUP EXHIBITION
John B. Aird Gallery/Galerie John B. Aird (900 Bay St, The MacDonald Block, Toronto, ON)

We are seeking works from 5 to 8 emerging artists that deal with themes of displacement, home, and migration.

Important Dates and Deadlines:

Exhibition dates: February 26 - March 22, 2019
Submission deadline: Friday January 4, 2019
Submission fee: $35.00
Opening reception: Thursday February 28, 2019, 6:00-9:00PM
Artwork delivery: Sunday February 24, 2019, 10:00AM-12:00PM
Artwork pick up: Saturday March 23, 2019, 10:00AM-12:00PM


Juried Selection Process:

5 to 8 artists will be selected from the pool of applicants for inclusion in the exhibition. Our jury consists of an independent curator, a director of a mid-sized Toronto gallery, and an established artist with connection to the exhibition's themes.

Entries will be juried by digital images only. Send images in jpg format. Physical photographs, slides, or printed images will not be accepted for jurying.

It is our wish to offer financial support to emerging artists and respect their practice. We are committed to paying exhibition and royalty fees in accordance with the CARFAC 2019 Minimum Fee Schedule.


Eligibility:

The competition is open to all Ontario based artists. Artists may submit between 3 to 5 works each. Art should deal with themes of displacement, migration, and home.

All art must be suitable for installation:

  • No works should be over 60 inches in any direction
  • No works are to be hung from the ceiling
  • Completely dry, set, cured, fixed or protected
  • Labelled on the back with titles, artist, size, medium, year
  • Secured hanging attachments, including d-rings, mounting holes, or tracks

We are also open to artists wishing to do performance art in the space. Please send us an email at unless.artexhibit@gmail.com with details of your performance.


How to Apply:

Step 1: Complete Google Form at https://unlessartexhibit.wixsite.com/home

Fill out the google form with your contact information, a short bio and artist statement (max. 250 words), a list of works (include title, size, medium, year), and a maximum of 1 jpg image of each work you are submitting.

Step 2: Pay Submission Fee

A submission fee of $35 is required for all applicants. Please e-transfer this amount to unless.artexhibit@gmail.com with password: unless.

Questions or comments? Problems with the submission process? Don’t hesitate to get in touch:
unless.artexhibit@gmail.com

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