Nuit Blanche Winnipeg Call to Artists to Illuminate the Night 2019

Illuminate the Night Feature Projects 
Call for Submissions 
BUDGET: $5,000 

Illuminate the Night is an Open Call that invites contemporary art submissions from artists and artist collectives residing in Canada to be exhibited at the 10th annual Nuit Blanche Winnipeg: Saturday, September 28, 2019.

Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free evening exploration and celebration of contemporary art that takes place on the last Saturday in September as part of Winnipeg’s Culture Days weekend. Nuit Blanche will run from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight and is produced by Culture Days Manitoba in partnership with the Winnipeg Arts Council.

For 2019, Nuit Blanche is focusing on bringing bigger, brighter and more interactive art installations to provide attendees with a safe and inspiring experience. Illuminate the Night is an open call for artists and artist collectives residing in Canada to develop works connecting the primary activity zones of Old Market Square in the Exchange District and The Forks. Artists working in all artistic mediums are invited to submit projects which contemplate an exciting and engaging interpretation of the theme using public interaction, spectacle, and light/illumination.

For more information and to download the full Call to Artists and application forms, go to


Photo Home Page: Heavenly Bodies by Kate Tupper (Nakusp, BC)
Photo Sidebar: RUN FOR YOUR LITE by Wood Anchor & Cloverdale Forge (Winnipeg, MB)