Art Calgary: Call for Exhibitors, Application Deadline December 15

Art Calgary invites applications from all emerging, mid-career and established artists.

Application Deadline is December 15, 2017


• Contact information including name, phone number, mailing address and email

• CV (maximum 3 pages)

• Artist statement

• Artist's website, Instagram handle and Facebook page (if applicable)

• 10 to 15 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 created and price

• Number of 11' x 4' gallery walls required ($450 fee per board)

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.

Art Calgary will only accept original artwork and will not display reproductions, craft or decorative arts.

Accepted artists are not guaranteed the number of wall boards requested, but every effort will be made to accommodate these requests.

Successful applications will be notified by December 31, 2017

Deadline for wall rental payment is January 5, 2018

Email applications and questions to


Dates: March 16 to 18, 2018

Set up March 15; strike March 19

Location: Studio Theatre at cSPACE

1721 29th Ave SW, Calgary

Art Calgary will run concurrently with People's Portrait Prize. In 2017 PPP exhibited 250 artworks by 150 artists and attracted 750+ visitors.

Art Calgary is a professional, contemporary art fair, designed to exhibit recent work by unrepresented artists and to provide an opportunity for artists to showcase their work and connect with collectors, galleries and art enthusiasts.


• 11' high, hard wall, exhibition quality wall space for rental

• Lighting

• Promotion via appropriate media channels & social media

• Organization of reception, tours, and artist talks & performances


Each 11' x 4' gallery wall is $450 for the duration of the event.

No sales commissions will be taken by Art Calgary.