Call for 2D & 3D Artists: May is Art Month


The North Vancouver Community Arts Council is seeking 2D & 3D artists for our annual art exhibition at Capilano Mall as part of May is Art Month. This exhibition provides an opportunity for artists working in 2D & 3D media to exhibit in a unique retail gallery setting.

The exhibition will take place in a Pop Up Gallery in an empty storefront within Capilano Mall (935 Marine Drive, North Vancouver) from May 1 to May 31, 2015. This year’s exhibition will feature an Opening Reception on the evening of Thursday, April 30th. This pop-up gallery will be one component of the month-long festivities in the mall, which will also feature music, dance performances, and children’s workshops.

To apply, artists must deliver their artwork for adjudication at the North Vancouver Community Arts Council (335 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver) on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at the following times:

Drop-off: 9:30am – 10:30am (no jury fee required)

To be considered by the jury, submissions must include:
• A completed submission form
• Up to 3 pieces of original 2D or 3D artwork which is properly prepared for presentation/hanging
• An artist statement and biography

Pick-up: 11:00am – 12:00pm
All artwork must be picked up on the jury day, March 29. Upon pick-up, artists will be notified which pieces have been accepted. Please bring your calendar to the jury in order to sign up for volunteer gallery shifts that best suit your availability.

• Accepted artists must be able to commit to 3 volunteer shifts of gallery attending for 4 hours during the event (12 hours in total)
• All accepted pieces must be delivered to Capilano Mall on April 29th between 10 am – 12 pm
• Accepted artists must be members of the North Vancouver Community Arts Council
• Artists will retain 100% of their sales from the exhibition

For more information please contact:

North Vancouver Community Arts Council
335 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, BC V7M 2G3
Tel: 604.988.6844 | events@nvartscouncil.ca | www.nvartscouncil.ca