Installation Application Package.

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Artist Project is proud to support the work of artists working in large-scale sculpture, conceptual art, and installations.

We are inviting all installation artists to apply. Selected artists will be awarded a FREE space to showcase large-scale work!

Deadline to apply: Sunday, November 1, 2015

Jury Process

All applications will be reviewed by a selection committee made up of art professionals and design experts. A list of the jury panel will be released in October, on the Artist Project website.

Selection Criteria

  • This application is open to all artists and artist collectives.
  • Artist Project only accepts original fine art and does not display craft, decorative arts, furniture, or functional glass / ceramics.
  • Reproductions including postcards, calendars, posters, and t-shirts are not permitted in the show.
  • Photomechanical reproductions such as offset lithographs, prints run off a commercial printing press, embellished commercial reproductions or giclee (with the exception of photography / digital media categories) are not permitted.
  • Selected artists or collectives must be able to travel to Toronto and be personally present for the duration of the fair (February 18 – 21, 2016).

Show Exclusivity

Upon acceptance into the show, you will receive a contract that contains a comprehensive exclusivity clause. We heavily market and promote the fact that the Artist Project is an exclusive art fair. Therefore, we embrace artists who understand and believe in our philosophy and whose work is not available in other shows (featuring more than 30 artists) 30 days before and 30 days after the dates of our event within a 50 kilometre radius of the fair.

Space Details

Included with All Selected Installations:

  • 100 square feet of freestanding space (no walls included). Additional space may be awarded depending on the scope of the project
  • Onsite vinyl signage
  • Complimentary Ticket Package
  • Free flyers and discount tickets for your mailing list
  • Online profile page on TheArtistProject.com
  • Listing in the official Show Guide
  • Organization & exhibition support
  • Marketing & advertising support

Available for Purchase from the Artist Project:

  • Storage
  • Packaging materials
  • Insurance
  • Point-of-purchase machines
  • Furniture
  • Material handling

How To Apply

Apply online today!

Deadline to apply is Sunday, November 1, 2015.

Submission Criteria

Tips for a successful application:

  1. Your images are very important! Please ensure that your images are high-quality, clear, in-focus and well-lit so that the jury may properly assess your work.
  2. Ensure that you have a cohesive portfolio by sending us one (1) body of work.
  3. If possible, please send us work that you intend to bring to the show if accepted.
  4. Make sure that the file name of your digital images correspond to your image list.
APPLICATION FORM Complete the online application.
IMAGES OF WORK - Submit 5-8 digital images of your work

- All images must be in JPG format and no smaller than 2550 x 3300 pixels.

- Slides, websites, links or PDFs will not be accepted.

IMAGE LIST A list of images that includes: Title of work, medium, dimension in inches, and year of creation.
ARTIST CV Resumé and history of exhibitions
BRIEF BIOGRAPHY Maximum 120 words.
APPLICATION FEE $45 jury fee: This fee is non-refundable.

The jury fee and deposit may be paid by credit card (VISA, MasterCard) or by cheque. All credit card payments will appear on your statements as Informa Canada.

If paying by cheque, please make all cheques payable to Informa Canada Inc.

Installation Projects
PROJECT PROPOSAL A detailed proposal outlining your project.
REQUIREMENTS Space and technical requirements.
MATERIALS An outline of the materials to be used.
TIME REQUIRED Time needed for installation.

Contact Us

For more information on the Installation Zone Application or the Artist Project, please contact:

Claire Taylor, show director
(416) 960-4527
claire@theartistproject.com