Exhibition Proposals

Artists and Curators are encouraged to submit exhibition proposals to the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery (MAG). Fill out the enquiry box for information.

Art on One Call for Submissions

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The Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery welcomes proposals from contemporary artists and curators in all media for exhibition in the 2018-2019 programming year.  The MAG presents a broad range of exhibitions and programming highlighting artistic, historic and current events.  Art on One is our art gallery space, where we exhibit six contemporary art exhibits every year.

The MAG is accepting submissions of current work from artists and curators who have been out of school and maintained a professional practice for at least a year and have been reviewed by their peers.  Submissions will be reviewed by our Art Exhibition Committee made up of our: Executive Director,  Visitor Experience Coordinator, Program Associates,  Media and Marketing Specialist and a MAG member at large. The MAG will pay artists and curators in accordance with CARFAC/CARCC schedules.  

Artists or curators will be expected to attend the opening of their exhibit and may be given the opportunity to give a presentation or demonstration of their work and techniques.

Submission Criteria

Submissions should include: a current curriculum vitae (max 2 pages); a brief artist’s statement summarising the intent and concept of the proposal (max 1 page); 10-20 images (max 1MB each) with a corresponding image list including the artists name, title, medium, date of completion and dimensions of each piece; a 10 minute sample of time based work; a clear description of special requirements and installation instructions; a self-addressed stamped envelope if necessary. Work must be available for display for 1-3 months.  Work must arrive complete and ready to install. The gallery will provide professional technical services for installation.

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2017

Please send all submission materials via mail postmarked on or before this date:

Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery
C/O Art Exhibitions
4525 47a Ave,
Red Deer, AB
T4N 6Z6


Submissions will be assessed at the convenience of the exhibit committee.  Everyone who applies will receive a response.  Successful applicants will receive a formal confirmation of acceptance.


Request Exhibition Submission Information

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