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Link to Call for Artists | East Village Artistic Patio Program

Call for Artists | East Village Artistic Patio Program

Date: Apr 13, 2021

This program will transform restaurant patios in East Village (Calgary) into uniquely designed urban spaces.

Deadline: Apr 18, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Salt Spring National Art Prize

Call for Submissions | Salt Spring National Art Prize

Date: Apr 1, 2021

The Salt Spring National Art Prize is offering 10 prize awards totalling $41,000.

Deadline: May 31, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Artist in Residence at Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Call for Submissions | Artist in Residence at Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Date: Mar 30, 2021

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre is accepting submissions for its 2021/2022 Artist in Residence (AIR) Program.

Deadline: Apr 30, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Alberta Craft Council

Call for Submissions | Alberta Craft Council

Date: Mar 29, 2021

Find out more about submitting your work to the Alberta Craft Council for two exhibitions: "Kitsch" and "Coming Up Next".

Deadline: May 23, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | 2021 MOA Shop Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest

Call for Submissions | 2021 MOA Shop Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest

Date: Mar 16, 2021

Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest is now open for anyone age 15-25 years who identifies as Indigenous, Aboriginal, First Nations, Inuit or Métis.

Deadline: Apr 30, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Strathcona County Annual Art Acquisition Program

Call for Submissions | Strathcona County Annual Art Acquisition Program

Date: Mar 16, 2021

Strathcona County artists are invited to submit their artwork for consideration for the County's Art Collection.
Link to Open Call for Submissions | Lebel Mansion Gallery 2022 Exhibition Season

Open Call for Submissions | Lebel Mansion Gallery 2022 Exhibition Season

Date: Feb 19, 2021

The Allied Arts Council of Pincher Creek invites submissions from artists & artist groups for the 2022 exhibition season in the Lebel Mansion Gallery.

Deadline: Aug 1, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to The Chelsea International Photography Competition 2020-2021

The Chelsea International Photography Competition 2020-2021

Date: Feb 14, 2021

The Chelsea International Photography Competition celebrates gifted, notable, and fresh talents in the world of photography.

Deadline: Apr 27, 2021 - 10:00 pm

Link to Open Call | Leighton Art Centre 2022 Exhibition Season

Open Call | Leighton Art Centre 2022 Exhibition Season

Date: Feb 8, 2021

Leighton Art Centre seeks submissions for solo or group exhibitions for its 2022 exhibition season.

Deadline: Jul 5, 2021 - 12:00 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | 2021 Salt Spring National Art Prize

Call for Submissions | 2021 Salt Spring National Art Prize

Date: Jan 4, 2021

The Salt Spring National Art Prize offers $41,000 in awards.

Deadline: May 31, 2021 - 11:45 pm