SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

 



  • Artist Statement (include reference to your methods and techniques, reasons for making art, and explain why you want to exhibit your work). 

  • Curriculum Vitae/Biographical Outline  

  • All applicants must upload a minimum of 10 high resolution images to be juried and for promotional material. Each photo must be numbered and correspond to a image list with each work’s title, medium, approximate size and asking price. 

  • Please note, the Exhibition Selection Committee may request one actual piece of art to support the photographs; if this is the case, the submitting artist is responsible for the delivery and pick-up of the work on the specified date.

  • Incomplete applications will not be reviewed until all required materials have been submitted. 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES FOR DUAL EXHIBITS:



  • Artist Statement (include reference to your methods and techniques, reasons for making art, and explain why you want to exhibit your work). 

  • Curriculum Vitae/Biographical Outline  

  • All applicants must upload a minimum of 10 high resolution images to be juried and for promotional material. Each photo must be numbered and correspond to a image list with each work’s title, medium, approximate size and asking price. 

  • Please note, the Exhibition Selection Committee may request one actual piece of art to support the photographs; if this is the case, the submitting artist is responsible for the delivery and pick-up of the work on the specified date.

  • Incomplete applications will not be reviewed until all required materials have been submitted. 



The Town’s Communities in Bloom Committee, Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro, and the Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre are partnering to invite you to submit an entry for the Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro Box Beautification Competition 2021.

After the outstanding success of last year’s competition, we are doing it again! Three of the town’s hydro boxes have been selected to become beautified!

They are located at (dimensions are approximate):
#1049 : located on Queen's Parade by the parking lot of the old hospital, measures 55 ” x 47 ” x 58 ” (H x W x L) 

220 


#J708 : located near the corner of Wellington and Picton Streets, measures 30 ” x 22 ” x 66 ” (H x W x L) 

0531 


#L726 : located on Wellington Street, measures 54 ” x 77 ” x 82 ” (H x W x L)

L726 


Three designs will be chosen as winners by a jury. Each design will be transferred onto a vinyl wrap and applied to the appropriate box.

Theme
The theme of the design may include but is not limited to nature, Niagara-on-the- Lake history / landmarks, etc. Preference will be given to submissions that are dramatic and/or complement the performing arts.

Eligibility
This opportunity is open to artists who live, work or operate in the Niagara Region.

Deadline
August 22, 2021

Timeline

  • Artists must complete entry submissions by August 22, 2021
  • Notification to 3 Winners: August 29th, 2021
  • 3 selected artists must submit a high-resolution jpg or eps file (300 dpi) of the winning design no later than September 5th, 2021.
  • Target installation date on the hydro boxes: October 2021.


Honorarium
The 3 winners will each receive a $500 honorarium, courtesy of Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro

How to enter:  

  • Complete the entry form by August 22, 2021
  • Upload an image of your design. You do not need to show how it will wrap around the hydro box, but you may include that if you wish. The Hydro Box Competition Committee will determine how the artwork is applied to each box.

General Information:

If you have an idea for a class, workshop or lecture you would like to offer virtually, outdoors (plein-air) or in-studio* for the fall 2021 program, we invite you to fill out and submit the Art Instructor Program Proposal Form below.
*subject to Covid-guildelines.

For returning Instructors submitting a new program proposal, you have the option to add OF (On File) to fields where that information has not changed.  

Submission Guidelines:

  • Instructors must upload a minimum of 1 high-resolution image for promotional material.
  • If applicable please attach a materials list for students


Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre