Call for Proposals: Summer Arts Mississauga Workshops 2024

CreativeHub 1352 invites artists and artist collectives/groups to submit workshop proposals for art workshops presented as part of the Summer Arts Mississauga series in Mississauga, July 2024.

Call for Instructors 2024
Summer Arts Mississauga

Application Deadline: February 29, 2024 5:00pm ET
Information Package | Application Form

Opportunity:

CreativeHub 1352 is seeking submissions for Summer Arts Mississauga, running from July 2 – 18, 2024 on weekdays from 9:30am to 4:00pm, evening session 6:00pm to 9:00pm (days/times vary depending on the length of workshops). Selected art and maker workshops will explore a variety of mediums, materials and themes, and will foster creative expression and experimentation.

Successful applicants will commit to leading their workshop for a duration of 2-4 hours in length as a one-off session or recurring single session. Workshops should be catered towards school-aged children, youth, seniors, and participants over 15 years old. On your application, please indicate if your program is suitable for a specific age group or open to all. More information here.

Potential workshops can include: painting, drawing, textile arts, woodworking, photography, performing arts, jewelry making, dance, floral arranging, printmaking, mosaics and more. Applications are open to any of the above workshops, as well as any other suggestions from applicants.

Location:

  • Small Arms Inspection Building, Mississauga, Ontario will be the location for any outdoor arts programming.
  • Various City of Mississauga Recreation Centres for indoor arts programming.

Budget:

This is a paid opportunity. Instructor fees are to be negotiated; proposed fees should include hourly instructor fees and workshop materials.

Artist Eligibility:

Applications are open to individual artists and makers, artist collectives, educational organizations, groups, and not-for-profit or charitable organizations operating in Ontario and Canada.

Workshop Information:

  • 3-4 workshops per day, scheduled between 9:30am – 9:00pm
  • One-off workshops, ideally designed for beginners
  • Minimum workshop length of 2 hours, maximum workshop length of 4 hours
  • Maximum capacity of 20 participants

Submission Requirements:

If you are interested in participating as an instructor for Summer Arts Mississauga, please apply online.

1. Artist Statement: Tell us about yourself or your organization and your artistic practice as it relates to the workshop you are proposing to CreativeHub 1352;
2. Workshop Description: Please provide a brief description of your proposed workshop and lesson plan;
3. Budget: The Budget should outline budget distribution, accounting for your instructor fee per hour and material fees per participant, and the total cost of the workshop
4. Technical Description: Should include a list of all foreseeable requirements including equipment and materials necessary for your Summer Arts Mississauga workshop.
5. Visual Support Material: Please include 3-5 images to supplement your proposal, specifically showing the completed workshop product. These can also include images of your proposed materials, past work, etc.
6. Visual Support Material List: Please include a short list describing the Visual Support Materials.

Project Timeline:

Application Deadline: February 29, 2024
Artists notified of approval: March 15, 2024
Program dates: July 2 – 18, 2024
Workshops are scheduled in consultation with the instructor and their availability.

Questions:

Please do not hesitate to contact Jo Yetter at CreativeHub 1352 with any questions: info@creativehub1352.ca

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