CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Emerging & Established Artists Open to Apply

Call for Submissions: 2014/2015 Gallery Exhibition Programming  DEADLINE: November 30, 2013.

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre is currently accepting submissions for our 2014/2015 gallery exhibition programming for the Main Gallery and Front Room Gallery exhibition spacesFor proposals to be considered submission packages must be postmarked by November 30th, 2013.

Harcourt House’s exhibition programming seeks both emerging and established contemporary artists whom look to present experimental and challenging work that aim to engage the diverse Edmonton community and surround. The centre actively promotes work that does not conform to the restrictions inherent in both the commercial or other public gallery systems.

Calls for submission are open to all art disciplines, individual and collaborative projects, curators, artist co-op’s and organizations (includes all visual art disciplines). Exhibitions are selected by an independent jury comprised of professional artists, educators and arts administrators.

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The Front Room Gallery is programmed for emerging artists that look to present experimental work, timely works, projects in progress, and topics that provoke viewer engagement. Proposals for the Front Room are ongoing and reviewed over the course of the year unless otherwise posted.             

The Main Gallery supports eight exhibitions annually in this space and is programmed for established artists; individual or collaborative. Established artist must possess the following: completed his/her basic training (or the equivalent), produced an independent body of work, presented their work in a professional context, maintained an independent professional practice for at least one year. Work must have been produced within the past two years at the time of application. Proposals will be reviewed annually: November 30.

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As of September 27, 2012, Harcourt House will accept DIGITAL FORMATS ONLY. Images and written support must be burned to a SINGLE CD.

All written support should be sent as a SINGLE PDF, WORD, or OPEN OFFICE FILE. This includes: project description, curriculum vitae (C.V.), artist statement, and slide list.

Images must be in JPEG FORMAT. Please do not send any paper documents, printed images, or return envelopes as submissions will not be returned.

All files must be Mac compatible.

SUBMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Project description/proposal (including gallery space you are applying for)
  • Curriculum Vitae (3 page max.)
  • Artist’s/ Curatorial statement (1 page max.)
  • 10 – 15 good quality digital images of proposed or recent work (JPEG’s ONLY)
  • Submit a resolution of 96 dpi files ONLY
  • Image list including: title, dimensions, medium, and date
  • Press clippings (3 page max.)
  • Contact information (mailing address, phone number and email)
  • Website (if applicable)
  • Include your name on all files and images submitted

Incomplete proposal packages will NOT be considered.

 

Please mail submissions postmarked by November 30, 2013 to:

Main Gallery Submission

or Front Room Gallery Submission

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

3rd Floor, 10215 – 112 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

T5K 1M7, Canada

 

For inquiries regarding the submission process email Brittney at: harcourtexhibit@shaw.ca or call 780.426.4180

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