Published On: April 11, 2024Categories: Art, Exhibits, News

Woodland Cultural Centre is pleased to announce the Call for Submissions for Indigenous Art 2024: 49th Annual Juried Exhibition.

Established in 1975, this is the longest running multi-media exhibition that provide artists an opportunity to exhibit and sell their work in a fine art gallery setting. The invitation is open to all emerging, mid-career and established artists (18+ years of age) of Indigenous ancestry.

Artists may submit up to three works of art. All media will be accepted and works must be original and completed within the last two years. A Guest Curator(s) will adjudicate the submissions. There is no entry fee per submission. Artists are given an honorarium and one copy of the exhibition catalogue.


  • Deadline for entry is Saturday, May 25, 2024
  • Notification for selected artwork will be sent by email by Monday, June 24, 2024
  • Delivery of works must be received by Saturday, July 20, 2024
  • Exhibition dates from Saturday, August 3 to Monday, September 30, 2024
  • Director’s Preview & Opening Reception Saturday, August 3 @ 1pm & 2pm
  • Pick-up of works begins week of Monday, October 14 to Saturday, December 21, 2024

Type of Submissions

  • Painting in any media (indicate oil, acrylic, watercolour, mixed media etc.)
  • Drawings and prints including photographic in any media (indicate graphite, ink, coloured pencil, digital or silver photographic print etc.)
  • Sculpture in any media (indicate ceramic, wood, stone, metal, bone etc.)
  • Installation (include plans, images, technical requirements and AV equipment)
  • Traditionally based works (indicate glass bead, quill, leather etc.)

Only up to THREE works of art may be submitted per artist.

Download the Call for Submission form for more details on how to submit. Digital submissions are accepted until Saturday May 25, 2024 at 4:00pm.

This exhibition is in partnership with The Brown Homestead

WCC is a leader in the preservation and celebration of Indigenous traditional knowledge and cultural heritage and is a resource, both nationally and internationally, for cultural Education, Museology, Arts, Languages and Histories for everyone to enjoy.

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