The Kathy Thiessen Art Gallery is programmed through an ongoing call for submissions as well as by curated exhibitions. The Station Arts Centre hosts monthly exhibits each year and accepts applications from both professional and emerging artists.
The Kathy Thiessen Art Gallery selection committee encourages applications submitted by e-mail. Please send images as .jpg / JPEG files, and all written information as Word document compatible files, in plain text or as .rtf (Rich Text Format) files, as attachments.
All hard copy submissions, including any paper documents, photographs or printed images are discouraged by the selection committee, and will not be returned.
All applications must include the following:
1. Contact Information:
including name and mailing address, telephone number, e-mail address, and cell phone number, website, and Facebook addresses if applicable.
2. Curriculum Vitae:
as applicable, describing your artistic background and achievements.
Specifically note previous exhibitions, website, education, grants, awards, or other recognition.
3. A brief description of the proposed exhibition:
clarifying any technical requirements, if applicable, such as equipment, display, or personnel assistance.
4. An Artist Statement (100 to 300 words):
describing how the work to be displayed relates to your artistic practice. This statement should also be appropriate for the Station to use in promoting your show.
10 - 15 JPEG images with a corresponding Image List noting Title of work, media, and image filename. Digital images preferred in JPEG format, no larger than 1 MB please!