Call for Artists | Art 4 Life at the Port Moody Arts Centre


The Port Moody Arts Centre is seeking artists to participate in our annual exhibition, Art 4 Life, on display in the Arts Centre Gallery from September 22 – November 1, 2018.

Art 4 Life is a four-week exhibition and series of events centered around art and the endless possibilities of creative discovery. The purpose of the exhibition and related events is to provide artistic learning opportunities for children and to keep childhood wonder and curiosity alive. This exhibition is geared toward the young and the young at heart to generate cultural awareness, active participation and discussion, provide lessons about art appreciation, and cultivate artistic growth in our community.

The Port Moody Arts Centre invites artists of all mediums to explore themes in their work that would inspire and interest children. The call is for a multi-artist exhibition of 2D and 3D artwork, as well as participatory features that are geared towards a young audience (less than 13 years old). Artistic learning experiences have a lasting impact on children and reveal new ways of thinking about the world and making it a better place.

To apply, please complete the online submission form https://form.jotform.com/61376188472262 for which you will need to include the following:

• Contact details
• A current CV, bio, artist statement, and 1-2 paragraphs relating your work to the theme of the exhibition
• Images of your artwork, uploaded to the form (up to five images, under 1.5MB per image
• List of images (detailing title, medium, dimensions, and price)

Please note: only online submissions will be accepted. There is no cost to apply, but artists accepted into the exhibition will be required to pay an administrative fee of $20 +GST.

If you have any questions or require assistance with your application, please contact Janice Cotter, Gallery Manager at 604-931-2008 or submissions@pomoarts.ca

For more information, see our website: www.pomoarts.ca/gallery/info-for-artists

The deadline to apply is Sunday, July 22, 2018



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