A Festivus For The Rest Of Us

Holiday Salon Show


Submission Deadline: November 25th, 2017

CALL FOR ARTISTS - Northern Contemporary is seeking artists and illustrators working in a range of mediums for a group exhibition running from November 30th - December 31st. Artwork does not have to adhere to any theme.

Eligibility: This call for artists is open to all artists regardless of location, international submissions are welcome. Painting, drawing, mixed media, and sculpture are all acceptable mediums. Keep in mind that Northern Contemporary focuses on illustrative, representational, urban, lowbrow, comic, pop art, and experimental work. 



- There is NO hanging fee for this show!
- There is a 50% gallery commission on all sales.


- No restrictions on theme, style, or medium.
- Pieces must be hang-ready with proper hanging handware.
- Artwork must be under 24"x24".
- Artwork must be priced at $500 and lower (including gallery commission).
- Gallery reserves the right to reject work.


Email submissions to emily@northerncontemporarygallery.com with the subject line “FESTIVUS SUBMISSION” no later than November 25th at 11:59pm. Please note that submissions that do not follow these directions may not be considered.

Attach clear photos of existing work to your submission email;

- You may submit up to 10 pieces that are available for sale.
- Any theme/style/medium so long as they are under 24"x24" and priced at $500 or under (including gallery commission).
- Please attach portfolio images to your submission email in JPEG format (smaller files are preferred, 72 dpi and 1000 pixels on the longest edge is ideal).
- Please DO NOT submit google drive, dropbox links, or .zip files.

In the body of your email please include;

- Artist bio
- Website (and/or CV)
- Info for all submitted works including Title, Size, Medium, and Price.


Non-local artists:

If your works are accepted, you may send a digital file that Northern Contemporary will print up to 17”x22” for an additional $20. If you intend to ship an original work, please include that in your submission email.

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