Call for submissions
Visual artists who live in Strathcona County or have strong ties to our community are invited to submit their work for consideration for purchase, loan or donation to Strathcona County’s Art Collection. Both adults and high school artists are eligible to submit.
Submit your artwork and forms to Gallery@501 on either May 3, 2018 or May 4, 2018 from Noon to 7 p.m.
For more information including other deadlines: Annual Art Acquisition Program
Strathcona County Art Collection
In 1987, Strathcona County Council approved the creation of its Art Collection to encourage and support local artists.
The members of the Art Collection Advisory Committee. who are appointed by Council, are responsible for collecting artwork from local artists and displaying the artworks in County owned buildings and properties where possible and practical. They also provide guidance to the Public Art Program.
Presently, the Collection houses over 330 artworks including 43 works by youth and 37 public art pieces.
Are you an artist in Strathcona County?
Learn about the Annual Art Aquisition Program, how art is purchased and how you can apply to submit your own piece
Are you an artist interested in Public Art?
Find more information on current calls for public art