Call for Visual Artists & Artisans


The North Vancouver Community Arts Council is seeking visual artists and artisans to participate in the 16th Annual Art in the Garden Tour.

The 2015 Art in the Garden Tour is a two day event that will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 30 & May 31, 2015 – 12:00-5:00 pm (rain or shine!)

This is a great opportunity for visual artists to market their artwork in a unique setting. This self-directed tour takes place during the last weekend in May and features 16 award winning gardens from the North Shore and over 30 artists from throughout the province. Almost 8000 garden visits were recorded for the event in 2014.

Accepted artists must set up, take down, and remain in the garden to sell their work from 12-5pm on both days. Artists sales are not subject to commission.

To apply, please include in your submission:
• a completed application form (http://nvartscouncil.ca/home/call-visual-artists-and-artisans-art-garden)
• a minimum of 10 printed photos, or JPEG, or PDF images on a disk of your artwork
• a current CV or bio, and an artist statement
• submissions must also be accompanied by a $15.00 jury fee
• artists who are accepted must be a member of the North Vancouver Community Arts Council
• artists retain 100% of any sales at the event and commissions obtained through the event
The deadline for submission is Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 4:00pm.
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