Call for submissions Skol


The call for submissions for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 programming years are now closed. (The deadline was September 15th, 2016.)

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During our call of submissions, Skol accepts proposal for exhibitions or one-off projects such as: interventions, curatorial projects, workshops, master classes, performances, lectures, archive-based research, fundraising projects, or any combination of these forms within a more ambitious proposal.

The selected exhibitions and projects will be gathered together under a theme developed by the programming committee in response to their shared affinities. Together these projects will form a program that can serve to inform visual arts research and/or political and theoretical reflections.

Risk-taking, emerging practices, and the elaboration of a high contrasted program within a rigorous context are at the basis of Skol’s artistic vision.

Submissions should include:

  • A short text about your art practice
  • A description of your proposed project
  • One resume per applicant (max 3 pages)
  • Up to 20 numbered digital images (JPG under 1 MB or 1024 X 768 pixels), and/or links to video excerpts or audio files (10 min. max) that reflect your art practice
  •  A detailed description of your images/videos (Title, year, medium, dimension, collaborators)

General information:

  • The call is open to artists and art professionals of all ages and levels of experience
  • The proposals will be reviewed by a committee of peers
  • Skol pays artist fees and honoraria based on CARFAC fee schedule
  • A floor plan of the gallery is available in PDF format on our website.

Please email proposals, in one single PDF to  with the subject line: PROJECT SUBMISSION

We will let you know that we have received your proposal and results will be sent via email to all applicants. Please allow two to six months for a response.

*We value cultural diversity and encourage candidates to let us know if they are members of the following designated groups: immigrants, visible minorities, or Indigenous peoples.