Top Ten Reasons to Exhibit with us

Applications Open November 30, 2016

  1. You get to showcase your work at the city's most visible and most accessible contemporary art fair, in the heart of downtown at Nathan Phillips Square.  

  2. Your work will be seen by over 100,000 loyal visitors, veteran art buyers and art lovers face to face.

  3. You have a chance to win one of our prestigious awards. Last year, we awarded $30,000 in cash and in-kind to our artists - truly unique in North American art fairs.

  4. You might sell out your entire collection! It happens every year to a few of our artists because our visitors spend generously on art during and after the event. 

  5. You get to keep 100% of your sales.

  6. You will benefit from our extensive and well-organized print, online and social marketing and publicity campaigns.

  7. You will have ongoing support from our professional team and our dedicated volunteers upon acceptance.

  8. You will have access to resources and tips for a successful show during our Boothcamp session.

  9. You will have discounted rates on tent rentals, hotel accommodations and custom framing.

  10. You will have a great chance to meet and network with a group of exceptionally talented artists.

Read our application guidelines before you apply. 

Read our tips on how to submit a successful application.

Read our Artist Testimonials to hear what your fellow artists say about the fair. 

Have Questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

If you can’t find the answer to your question in our FAQ, please contact Simone Rojas-Pick, Artist Relations & Programming Manager, [email protected].