Call for Submissions

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Charlotte Street Arts Centre is now accepting proposals for 2018 programming in both it’s gallery spaces. 

The Charlotte Street Arts Centre is seeking proposals for the Charlotte Glencross Gallery and Penny Gallery for our 2018 exhibitions. The Charlotte Street Arts Centre is a focal point for creation, presentation and education in the arts. We invite professional artists, emerging artists, indigenous artists, multicultural artists and students to apply.

Charlotte Glencross Gallery:

The Charlotte Glencross Gallery, located in the heart of the Charlotte Street Arts Centre, provides a visually unique exhibition space frequented by a diverse and appreciative audience for the arts. Wall space in the gallery spans two floors, including the building’s entryway, four staircases and a second floor landing. As a hub for creative activity, the Charlotte Street Arts Centre’s Glencross Gallery is seeking submissions for the 2018 year!

Penny Gallery:

The Penny Gallery, located on the first floor in our busiest hallway, creates a great space to get artists work in the community and in the eyes of the public! This upcoming year our Penny Gallery is dedicated to the path of young artists looking to explore the world of curating their own exhibit. The Penny Gallery is the perfect spot to let Youth shine through their artwork. We are asking 15 – 25 year olds to submit work into the gallery space for 2018! This can be individual or group submissions. 

Submission deadline for full proposals is Friday, September 15th at 4 PM, EST. Applicants will be considered for exhibitions beginning in January, 2018. Artists must submit proposals by email to with the Subject Heading: Charlotte Glencross Gallery Submission – 2018 or Penny Gallery Submission – 2018.

Requirements for both Galleries: 
• CV (PDF or Word)
• Artist Statement about the work and what is trying to be achieved (One Page Max, PDF or Word.)10 – 15 samples of work as images on a CD or by email, with an accompanying image list detailing title, media and dimensions. Total submission package must not exceed 8GB.

The galleries are currently able to display two-dimensional art works and textiles if they are able to be mounted on the wall. If you have artwork that you believe would fit the galleries hanging process outside of these mediums, please let us know.

Applicants will be notified of the jury decisions by email by October 1st. Questions regarding submissions can be sent to

Exhibition Request Forms can be found HERE.  Deadline: Friday, September 15th, 2017

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