MOMENTA: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS, Deadline April 30, 2018


Who should apply: Local to Manitoba, female-identifying and gender non-binary artists/craftspersons.

What are we asking for: Proposals for handmade pieces that can be used as promotional material for Momenta ( to highlight one or more of our 5 core values (have fun/take care of each other/be respectful/commit/be safe). Selected artists must be able to complete 15 to 40 multiples of their proposed piece. Proposed pieces should be no larger than 8" in height, width and depth. Proposed pieces will be sold as is. Proposed pieces must be age appropriate for our clients aged 8 and up.

Why: Our goal is to support and promote local artists, while promoting our organization's core values. We would like to provide our clients and supporters with promotional materials that are local, unique, and meaningful.

When are the deadlines: Submissions will be accepted until April 30, 2018. Completed pieces must be submitted by September 28, 2018. Up to 5 artists will be selected and will be notified no later than May 15, 2018. Only selected artists will be contacted.

Where to submit: Can be dropped off at 984 Portage Ave. (entrance on Aubrey) - please phone ahead to make sure the office is open (204-808-9722 X101). Can be emailed to

How selected artists will be compensated: Momenta will pay selected artists directly for each piece as received. Note: Momenta will be selling the items as promotional items at our administrative space and at our programs, with a 20% markup for administrative fees and promotion of the selected artists.

Submissions should be in one PDF document including:

-individual design/prototype and/or images of past works with a description of what is proposed

-the price per piece that will be paid directly to the artist. Individual artworks should be valued at no more than $30.00

-artist bio and promotional material

-the proposed piece must be smaller than 8" in height, depth and width, promote one or more of Momenta's core values and include Momenta's name or logo (selected artists will be provided with the logo file)

Lise Brown

Owner and Facilitator

MOMENTA experience discover grow

984 Portage Ave. (entrance is on Aubrey St.)

Winnipeg, Manitoba

R3G 0R6

Phone: 204-808-9722 x102

Fax: 204-415-4327

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