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Alternator Centre: Call for Submissions

Description

Call for Submissions

The Alternator accepts exhibition proposals from artists and curators. Selections are
based on:

Compatibility with the Alternator’s mandate
– Quality of the proposal
– Quality of work submitted by the artist
– Availability of space

SUBMISSIONS ARE REVIEWED ON AN ONGOING BASIS. CAR/FAC fees are paid.
Submissions from both individual artists and groups will be considered with an
emphasis on an experimental approach.

In 2017/2018 the Alternator is inviting exhibiting artists to create an extension of their
work for public space. Please include a short proposal for this secondary component
along with your submission. For example this might include a banner, posters, public
performance or outdoor projection. A separate presentation fee will be paid.

The Alternator has limited funds available to assist with exhibition production. If you
require OAAA assistance with production expenses, please include a detailed
description and budget of production expenses as part of your programming
submission as well as expected installation schedule/timeline.

Please include all of the following when submitting your proposal:
– A brief description (maximum 300 words) clearly outlining the exhibition you are
proposing
– Artist statement – maximum 500 words
– Detailed description and budget of production expenses (if required) including
installation schedule.
– Curriculum vitae
– 15-20 images with name and title. Video artists may submit a video no longer than 5
minutes
– Image list detailing medium and size
– Self addressed, suciently stamped envelope (for return only)

Please submit images in jpeg format. Label jpg images with number and title, for
example: 01_title.jpg, 02_title.jpg etc. Jpg images must be 72 dpi, maximum 1024 x 768
pixels. 500 KB (0.5MB). Applications submitted by e-mail are not accepted.

Send proposals to:
Attn: Programming Committee
The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art
421 Cawtson Ave, Unit 103
Kelowna, BC
V1Y 6Z1

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