The View From Here

Leslie Grove Gallery – Where Artists Flourish

Deadline: Apr 18, 2021 11:59 pm

Date: Apr 28, 2021 9:00 am - May 16, 2021 5:00 pm

Virtual event

Gallery 1313

IN THE PICTURE – Portraits of These Times
April 28 –May 9th  2021

An exhibition of contemporary works in a variety of media exploring the portrait … including the self portrait and portraits of other artists and photographers. Works can include abstract works Photography . In a time when the selfie is everywhere we see ourselves on social media  With Covid -19 some people have taken to documenting their  lives.  

This exhibit will be curated online and will be hybrid exhibitions both online and in the gallery . Participants wishing to submit send in 1-4 jpegs , an artist statement ( 40-55 words ), Image list.

Artists selected will pay $40 for online only and $40 per selected work for in the Gallery and online.

Send to Deadline for submissions is April 23 , 2021, 5pm.

Call for entry : BFA PRINT FAIR

Deadline: April 20

Online Print Fair:

May 1 - June 4, 2021

The "PRESS"  Print Fair is open to submissions in all forms of original print. You do not need to be part of the PRESS Exhibition or a member to submit work. The Print Fair will feature original works in print in the Button Factory Arts Online Store & Gift Shop. 

Please fill out and submit the form below. Only submissions made through the proper online submission will be considered. You may submit up to 5 different works. Selling multiples of works is encouraged!




Moriki Kozo is a high quality, richly-coloured paper appropriate for many uses. Ideal for water-based media, relief #printing, #silkscreen, book covers and end papers. Moriki Kozo is also recommended for leather repairs in #conservation.

For Print Day in May, which is on May 1 for 2021, we challenge you to reach beyond white or ivory paper and grab a #colour!


Upload an image of your work printed on Moriki Kozo with the hashtag #japanesepaperplacePD2021 and include our IG handle (@the_jpp). The winner will be selected by Nancy Jacobi, founder and president of The Japanese Paper Place.


The prize will be a $200 credit, redeemable directly from The Japanese Paper Place.

P.S. All prints made on Moriki Kozo, including white and ivory will be eligible for the prize!

For more info about #pdim2021, check out @printdayinmay!


John B Aird



Online Exhibition+Artbook– CALL

DEADLINE: Sunday, May 2, 2021, by midnight

Enter here <>

2021 Summer Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts

(likely to be held in the Autumn/Winter of 2021 subject to any government pandemic constraints)

This is the link to the Submission Page - BUT


  • entries are not yet being taken

  • full details of what / how to submit have not yet been provided

  • You can start submitting digital entries on 13 April (which is when I will do my annual Call to Entries post)

  • the deadline for submissions is 24 May 2021 


Portraits of Resilience 
Calling Artists of All Ages!
Submissions are being accepted now through May 10

What has helped you get through the past 12 months? As we reflect on the year that was, we’re inviting you to submit art that shows the resilience in your life. 

Everyone can participate in this online exhibition of artworks showcasing moments of everyday emotion, survival and social connection. Let us know what resilience means to you by showing and sharing an image of your artwork.

Submissions will be featured in an online gallery on Select submissions will be chosen for a curated exhibition on-site at the AGO. 

Learn More

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

2021 Online Autumn Artisan Market Fundraiser

Application & Information

Key Dates

Application Deadline: May 31, 2021
List and Images Due Date: Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
Sale Dates: Friday, Oct. 15 through Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021


2021 International Digital Art  Portrait Competition
D-Portrait 21
Contemporary Portrait Art created with new Media  technologies
October 1-20,2021

The first international Digital Portrait Competition for Digital Artists sponsored by the Portrait Society of Canada professional organization dedicated to enhance an understanding of the practice and technique of  Portraiture and to support an education and communication with public on the Tradition of visual arts.
D-Portrait 21 is first  unique New Media  on-line competition. Open to artist worldwide. General  artists age 15 and older who are creating portraits and figurative works with new media technologies, including digital art, computer graphics, computer animation, virtual art and 3d printing.
Submitted artworks must creatively engage with technology and contain Still 2D Animation images, 3D Portrait  interactive moving and/or still,  Digital Painting, 3 D printing and photo bashing.

The entry deadline is September 15,2021

2021    Best Digital Portrait  Award           $ 1000.00 CAD
Peoples' Choice Award                               $ 500.00 CAD


DigitalArtists are invited to submit digital images of their work(s). Jurying will be conducted by a selection committee appointed by the Portrait Society of Canada. Top Finalists’ works will be displayed on our Portrait Society web site from October 1- 20, 2021.
The final judging winners will be announced on October 20,2021.
All submissions will be rated for composition, technique, application and special effects  of the digital portrait work.
Cash Awards will be mailed to the winners on October 20, 2021.

All entries must be received by September 15, 2021.
Competition Timetable

 Deadline for submissions:             September 15,2021
Top Finalists on displays:               October 1- 20, 2021
On- line exhibition of Finalists:      October 1-20 20,2021
Final Judging:                                   October 20, 2021
Awards mail out:                               October 21,2021

Independent Jurors: Veronica K. Tsyglan, Portrait Artist,
                                         Artem Rudzush  3D Animator, Digital Artist
                                         Irena Korosec  Portrait  Artist
                                         Jane Kavanagh  Portrait Artist
                                          Jean Miler Harding. Portrait Artist ,Special in Medical Illustration



Deadline: November 10th

The Emerging Digital Artists Award (EDAA) is Canada’s first digital art award designed to foster experimentation in the work of emerging artists and create opportunities for those working in digital media.

Apply by June 15th