Call for Submissions: Modern Fuel
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre facilitates the presentation,
interpretation, and production of contemporary visual, time-based and
interdisciplinary arts. Our exhibitions engage with an array of
approaches to contemporary aesthetics, and cover a broad scope of
conceptual, formal, socio-political and cultural questions. We welcome
proposals for solo and group exhibitions, as well as performances,
curatorial projects, collaborations, lectures, workshops and other
Modern Fuel’s programming strives to reflect the diversity of aesthetic
practices both regionally and extra-regionally, according to submission
criteria as determined by the Artistic Director and Programming
Committee. Proposals are selected according to their critical and
exploratory character”exploratory insofar as they pose significant
questions (formally, conceptually and politically) within current artistic
and broader socio-cultural contexts.
Please note that we program approximately two years in advance.
Selected proposals from this Call will be programmed for 2021.
Applications must be submitted by Friday, March 1, 2019 by 11:59
p.m., through this online form:
More information and gallery floor plans:
Modern Fuel encourages proposals from all artists and curators
including persons with disabilities, First Nations, Mtis and Inuit
persons, members of racialized communities and persons across a
spectrum of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Please do not to hesitate to get in touch with any questions, or to
discuss how we can make the submissions process more accessible to
you. We will be glad to facilitate your request whenever possible.
Learn more about current, past and upcoming exhibitions here:
About Modern Fuel
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is a non-profit organization facilitating
the presentation, interpretation, and production of contemporary visual,
time-based and interdisciplinary arts. Modern Fuel aims to meet the
professional development needs of emerging and mid-career local,
national and international artists, from diverse cultural communities,
through exhibition, discussion, and mentorship opportunities. Modern
Fuel supports innovation and experimentation, and is committed to the
education of interested publics and the diversification of its audiences.
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre
Suite 305, 370 King Street West
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Gallery Hours: noon to 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday