Art Calgary invites applications from all emerging, mid-career and established artists. We are looking for contemporary artwork in a variety of media including, but not limited to, sculpture, printmaking, video/animation, photography, installation, drawing, textiles and, of course painting. We would also like to hear from artists who would deliver talks and/or sit on a panel discussion. Application Deadline is noon on Friday, February 1, 2019 APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE • Contact information including name, phone number, mailing address and email • CV (maximum 2 pages) • Artist statement • Artist’s website, Instagram handle and Facebook page (if applicable) • 10 JPEGs representing your current work. Images must be a maximum of 2MB and minimum of 300dpi. Be sure the image ﬁle names correspond to your image list • Image list including title, size in inches, medium, date & price • For artists exhibiting 2D media, the number of 11’ x 4’ or 8’ x 4’ gallery walls that you will require • For artists exhibiting 3D media, installations and/or video, specify space requirements. Accepted artists are not guaranteed the number of walls/space requested, but every effort will be made to accommodate these requests. Art Calgary will only accept original artwork and will not display reproductions, craft or decorative arts. The jury will review all applications fairly, selecting artists based on quality of the artworks and of the application as a whole. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Successful applicants will be notiﬁed by February 8, 2019 Deadline for fee payment is February 15, 2019 Email applications and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT ART CALGARY Dates: May 2 to 5, 2019, Set up May 1 & 2; strike May 5 Location: Hemingway Room at The Commons 1206 20 Ave SE, Calgary Art Calgary is a professional, contemporary art fair, designed to provide an opportunity for artists to showcase their work and connect with collectors, galleries and art enthusiasts. Our aim is to exhibit well executed, visually vibrant and intellectually stimulating artwork. WHAT IS PROVIDED • Exhibition quality walls and space for rental • Lighting • Promotion via appropriate media channels & social media • Organization of events including a reception, talks & performances • Successful applicants will have the opportunity to exhibit with Art Calgary at the New Central Library in Calgary in August, 2019 COST TO EXHIBITORS For the duration of the event, each 11’ x 4’ gallery wall is $450; 8’ x 4’ walls are $350. For 3D work price will be based on the space requirements of the artwork. Please inquire. No sales commissions will be taken by Art Calgary.