Calls for Submission

Exhibit your work at Casa

Main Gallery

The Main Gallery is located on the first floor and is dedicated to exhibiting the breadth of artistic practice being created in Lethbridge as well as works of local, regional and provincial artists with ties to southern Alberta. Gallery selections are not limited to any particular style, medium or approach. Artists and artisans can submit proposals for two years hence in drawing, painting, fine craft, installation sculpture, photography, ceramics, new media, video art or combinations of all the mediums. 

Proposals are open to individual artists, collectives and thematic group shows. Submission calls are open once a year in the month of November. The Gallery books 1.5 – 2 years in advance. Proposals are not accepted on an ongoing basis and proposals submitted at other times will be rejected. The Gallery endeavours to pay a fair honorarium to all artists that exhibit in the Main Gallery space. 

Main Gallery Call Now Open – click button below

Deadline: November 30, 2021

Project Space

The Project Space is a dedicated space for artists working in expanded, challenging and dynamic ways – located outside the Main Gallery on the first floor of Casa. The display space is a shallow vitrine best suited for small-scale installations and/or pieces that engage individuals in a high traffic site.

This display area has been designated for site-specific work from local and regional artists that foster creative and social practices, while engaging and educating audiences through contemporary art. The Gallery at Casa supports exhibitions from artists with diverse experience levels, backgrounds and a variety of media. The Project Space provides a flexible exhibition platform for artists seeking out alternative or semi-public display venues. An artist fee is paid to selected artists. 

Deadline: November 30, 2021

Passage Gallery

Located in the atrium of Casa, the Passage Gallery is a large 25 foot feature area that is perfect for modest exhibitions of 2D work or wall-based installations. The Passage Gallery is adjacent to the reception desk and is visible from both entry doors, with thousands of visitors a month.

The Gallery at Casa welcomes and encourages proposals from all emerging artists regardless of ability, culture, ethnicity, citizenship, gender identity, or race. Please note that only proposals from Albertan-based artists will be considered at this time. The artist is responsible for all materials, equipment, shipping, and/or travel if necessary. The Gallery at Casa pays a fair artist honorarium to those exhibiting in the Passage Gallery.

Passage Gallery Call Now Open – click button below

Deadline: November 30, 2021

Auxiliary Galleries

Casa has several auxiliary gallery spaces throughout the building. These display areas have been designated for the exclusive use of local and regional artists. Casa supports exhibitions from artists with diverse experience levels and in a variety of media. These spaces include large display cases and wall space in the second floor Concourse Gallery and the Focus Gallery located outside of the Dance Studio. Media artists are invited to apply for exhibitions on our interior Digital Galleries.  

These auxiliary display areas are non-fee paying, but artists are welcome to have their work for sale. 

Auxiliary Galleries Call Now Open – click button below

Deadline: November 30, 2021