The Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival is a month-long celebration of the art and profession of photography in Toronto. The call for submissions for Featured Exhibition proposals for the 2016 Festival is now closed. Decision letters with be sent out in mid-December 2015.
The Featured Exhibitions category showcases high-calibre exhibitions and recognizes outstanding photo-based projects. These exhibitions are highlighted prominently in the Festival's programming and communications, including the CONTACT magazine, website, and newsletter. The Featured Exhibitions benefit from promotion and coverage through CONTACT’s extensive public relations initiatives and draw significant attention to the artists and venues involved.
CONTACT welcomes submissions from emerging, mid-career, and established Canadian and international artists and curators. The call is open to proposals for solo or group exhibitions on any subject matter, and to all photo-based practices.
To be eligible, shows must take place for a minimum of two weeks during the month of May 2016, and must have a confirmed exhibition space.
See an example of a Featured Exhibition magazine page here.