A Nightmare On Roncesvalles

Exhibition Dates: October 19th - 31st, 2023

Opening Reception: Thursday October 19th 2023, 6-10pm

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, October 10th, 11:59pm


Only submissions made through this google form will be considered. One submission per artist.


CALL FOR ARTISTS - It’ll soon be that time of the year when ghosts, ghouls and all manner of scary spectacle come out and play at Northern Contemporary. Nightmare on Roncesvalles is a group exhibition featuring everything that makes Halloween so great. Show us your best work that celebrates the most fantastically spooky night of the year. 

The opening reception will be held on Thursday October 19th, 2023 from 6pm-10pm. Please contact Emily for additional information at emily@northerncontemporarygallery.com



- You may submit up to 5 pieces that fit the criteria. The gallery may select any number of your submissions to be included in the show. 

- Please provide clear photos of your pieces, exactly as they will be displayed in the show (for example, include the frame if your piece is framed). Please ensure all files are named with your info as follows: "ARTISTNAME_ARTWORKTITLE.jpg"

- Pieces must be ready to hang with proper hanging hardware already attached. Works on paper must be framed. Work that is at risk to be damaged may be accepted but at owners risk. Pieces must be under 24"x36" including framing, or they will be subject to an oversize fee.

- Paintings, drawings, prints, mixed media art, and sculpture are all acceptable mediums. 

- There is a $30 hanging fee for the first piece. Every additional piece accepted is $10, oversized pieces will be charged an additional $10.



- Accepted piece must be dropped off on Tuesday October 17th from noon-6pm. Pieces must be labelled with your name, title, size, medium, and price (nothing fancy, a post-it note works fine).

- The gallery will take a 40% commission on all sales, artist receives 60%.

- Unsold pieces must be picked up on Wednesday November 1st from noon-6pm. Northern Contemporary is not responsible for works left after the pick-up date.


Eligibility: This call for artists is open to all visual artists. Paintings, drawings, digital art prints, 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. 

General Submissions

We accept general submissions year-round as we are always on the lookout for new and exciting artists. We focus on (but are not limited to) illustrative, representational, urban, lowbrow, comic, pop art, and experimental work. Please note that Northern Contemporary does not represent artists.

You may also submit show ideas if you are looking to rent the space.

Please send all general and rental submissions to emily@northerncontemporarygallery.com

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