Check out the arts opportunities listings and you’ll discover why this section of our website is one of the most visited. If you’re looking for calls for submissions, work and volunteer opportunities, or workshops; you’ll find extensive choices here.
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Apprentice Production Manager – Torchlight 2017
a Company of Fools is currently seeking a paid Apprentice Production Manager to join the Torchlight Shakespeare team during the run of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Candidates must be between the ages of 15-30 and... Read More >
Deadline for submission: Friday April 28, 2017, 5pm.
Galerie Old Chelsea is a collective of regional artists who exhibit their own works at the gallery. The gallery is located above the restaurant Les Fougères in Chelsea, Québec. The gallery offers an exhibition space of... Read More >
This prize recognizes the highest level of artistic excellence and distinguished career achievement by a Canadian professional artist in music, theatre or dance. This year the award is in music.
How to qualify: Nominate a candidate to the Canada Council
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The doors to the new Ottawa Art Gallery are scheduled to open in the fall of 2017! The expansion of the Ottawa Art Gallery is a moment for the arts and culture sector in Ottawa-Gatineau to celebrate this purpose-built gallery which will increase the vitality and focus on the arts in the... Read More >
NARS Foundation is currently accepting applications for our Emerging Curator Exhibition. The Emerging Curator Program offers an individual or curatorial collective the opportunity to curate a conceptually cohesive group show in the NARS Foundation Gallery. The aim of the program is to encourage... Read More >
Up to three grants awarded per year
Deadline: May 1, 2017
The SAW Video Production Fund assists mid-career and established artists with independent video, new media, or multi-media projects either in production or post-production.
Each successful applicant receives:a... Read More >
Call for proposals: 2018 exhibitions
Public Art Program – Karsh-Masson Gallery & City Hall Art Gallery
Deadline: Monday, May 1st, 2017
Proposals must be received by Monday, May 1, 2017 or postmarked on or before this date. Late or incomplete proposals will not be... Read More >
Up to six grants awarded per year
Deadline: May 1, 2017
Established in the 1980s, JumpStart is SAW Video's longest-standing production incentive program, providing artists new to video an opportunity to explore the medium. In 2009, SAW Video launched a new incarnation of the... Read More >