Call to Black Artists & Collectives in Ontario: Wilma Morrison Digital Art, City of Niagara Falls


Call to Black Artists & Collectives in Ontario:
Submit Your Proposal for Wilma Morrison Digital Art

Call Issued: Monday, October 4, 2021
Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 28, 2021

The City of Niagara Falls Recreation and Culture Department invites Ontario-based Black Artists or Black Art Collectives working in any medium to submit a final design concept for a temporary 2D artwork to be digitally reproduced (printed) and installed on the exterior of the Niagara Falls Exchange. This project will commemorate the distinguished and passionate achievements of Wilma Leone Morrison in preserving the history and positive roles the Black Canadians played in Niagara Falls and beyond. The successful artist will receive $5000 plus HST if applicable. Vinyl printing and installation costs are NOT part of the artist’s budget.

There is no fee to apply.

This is an Ontario wide single phase process for Black Professional Artists/Art Collectives. The budget for this project is $5,000 CAD.

For information:

Kim Van Stygeren
Cultural Development Coordinator