Open Call | Artspace Exhibition Programme, Peterborough, ON, Canada


Application deadline: 9 December

Artspace is dedicated to presenting work from contemporary artists working in a variety of disciplines. The centre strives to present art that reflects and promotes the diversity of cultural and political perspectives that shape contemporary art practices. Submissions from emerging, mid-career and senior artists whose works is alternative, experimental and/or critically engaged are welcome. The centre welcomes submissions from individual artists, curators, and collectives to apply with new or existing exhibition proposals. Artspace is seeking proposals for Gallery 1 and 2, as well as offsite projects relevant to the centre’s mandate. All submissions must be made using Artspace’s online submission system.

Artspace provides curatorial support, installation assistance, insurance, promotion, and documentation of exhibitions, and when budgets allow, commission critical essays to accompany selected projects. Artspace is committed to paying artist and copyright fees according to the guidelines established by CARFAC.

You will be asked to include the following in your proposal:

  • Proposal/Project Description (1 page max)
  • Technical Requirements
  • Artist Statement (250 words max)
  • Artist Bio (250 words max)
  • Current CV (3 pages max)
  • Visual Support Material with Support Material List (15 images max)

All submissions should be made online through:artspace-arc.submittable.com/submit

For more information see: artspace-arc.submittable.com/