Positively Petite Miniature Exhibition


Place des Arts


Oct. 17, 2016

Call for Artists Description: 

Positively Petite is an annual exhibition unique to Place des Arts that showcases miniature artwork from local artists. Every year, this show features small artworks in various media by over 20 artists. This exhibition provides an excellent chance for patrons to purchase unique affordable artwork for friends and family in time for Christmas.

How to Apply: 

On Monday, October 17 The following must be received at Place des Arts:

• completed entry form
• $20.00 entry fee (price includes taxes)
• artwork drop-off for new artist applications (jury review)
• artist statement or bio up to 100 words maximum (for display in exhibition binder)


• New artists will have their submissions reviewed and juried by Place des Arts
• Each artist may submit up to 8 original, signed works in any media
• Artworks must meet the following size criteria: 

2D Artworks – image no larger than 12” square (77 cm2) (l x w) (ex: 3” x 4” = 12” square; 6” x 2” = 12” square). Frames no larger than 100” square (645cm2) (ex: 10 x 10 = 100” square; 4” x 25” = 100” square)

3D Artworks– no larger than 36” cubed (590cm3) (l x h x w); no one dimension may exceed 4.5” (11.5 cm)

• All artwork is required to be for sale.
• Artwork that is sold may be replaced by the artist with no additional entry fee
• Artwork must be well considered and appropriate for a public art centre

Place des Arts reserves the right to refuse pieces that do not conform to the guidelines and expectations for the show. In the event that this occurs, Place des Arts will retain a portion of the entry fee to cover administrative costs.

For details on entry specifications and to download an application form, please visit:

Contact Name: Oliver McTavish-Wisden
Contact Email: oliver@placedesarts.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 664-1636
Website: placedesarts.ca/gallery/how-to-exhibit.aspx

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