Artists Callout

Works of art often last forever, or nearly so. But exhibitions themselves, especially gallery exhibitions, are like flowers; they bloom and then they die, then exist only as memories, or pressed in magazines and books.​

Jerry Saltz​

Q&A

Thank you for applying to the Past & Future artists callout! 

All applicants will be contacted by email during the second week of March 2021.

The deadline to apply was Sunday February 28, 2021 11:59 PM. 

The physical exhibition will take place over the first week of April 2021.

The exhibition will take place at the Mies van der Rohe gas station on Nuns’ Island. A.U.S. may be able to provide transport for a limited number of fragile, large or heavy artworks to and from the exhibition. Take a closer look at this amazing space (photos by Steve Montpetit) :

 http://arch-fabg.com/project/esso

All undergraduate students currently enrolled at Concordia are encouraged to submit their artworks. Students can apply individually or as a collaborative group.

A.U.S. encourages all students involved in sculpture as a mode of artistic expression to submit their work. Completed artworks and work in progress must be submitted with supporting documentation. Make sure to include the dimensions, title, year or any other relevant information. You may also include links to your website or social media. Sculptural works can include but are not limited to:

  • Ceramic
  • Immersive environment
  • Fibre structure
  • Paper structure
  • Organic material structure
  • Ready made
  • 3D design
  • 3D digital concept
  • Tangible media
  • Interactive media environment
  • Computational media
  • Performance
  • Dance
  • Robotics  

The curating team, composed of 1-2 Fine Arts faculty member, 1-3 A.U.S. coordinator(s), 1-3 member(s) of the undergraduate student body, will select works of art, or art projects, grouped around the theme: Past & Future.

Selected artists will receive an honorarium of one hundred (100) dollars for their participation.