Call for Submissions 2023 Open Sky Exhibition

The PLRAC 41st Annual Open Sky Exhibition will be held in Chetwynd June 9 to July 17.

The exhibition is open to regional artists at ALL career stages working in ALL mediums!

ALL submissions will be accepted and adjudicated by two arts professionals, Gerry Sheena, a carver and a member of the Interior Salish Nation, and Mary Anne Molcan, a Vancouver Island-based

The exhibition will take place at the Chetwynd Rec Centre and is co-hosted by the Chetwynd Community Arts Council.


– The exhibition is tentatively scheduled for June 9th to July 7th.

– Intake opens April 15th

 The submission deadline is May 26th

What do I need to submit artwork?

You will need:

– 1 to 3 images of each artwork
– An artist statement for each work (optional)
– The title, medium, dimensions, and price (if for sale) for each work
– The category for each artwork (Representational, Three-Dimensional, Conceptual, or Photography)


All mediums, sizes, and forms of work will be accepted.

Youth artists may also submit artwork, however, their entries will not be juried.

Open to all artists residing in the Peace River Regional District and Northern Rockies Regional Municipality.

All artists who submit to Open Sky must stay at arm’s length to the jurors.

Only original artwork is eligible. No copies from magazines, mechanical reproductions, kits, or commercial molds.

Works previously entered in the Regional Juried Art Exhibition, or Open Sky Exhibition are ineligible.

Work must have been completed after January 2022.

Limit of FOUR entries per artist.

Entry fees are $10 per entry.

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