Federation of Canadian Artists – 2022 Call for Artists

2022 Spotlight Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: May 16 – 22, 2022

Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7

Submission Deadline: February 28, 2022This annual call is an opportunity for artists to get their artwork seen and celebrated by our fantastic, amazing and supportive clientele. Open to all styles and subjects, submissions will be screened for commercial viability with consideration of the Federation Gallery’s recent sales history. It’s a great exhibition for non-members to see what Federation programming is like.


2022 Annual International Mail-In Art Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: June 6 – 26, 2022

Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7

Submission Deadline: March 30, 2022Over $2,000 in Artist Prizes. Each year the Federation invites artists from all over the world to share their artwork in relation to a different theme. 2022’s theme is “connection”. Your artwork can explore, how we connect to each other, to our planet, to our world. Artworks must be 8″ x 10″ or 10″ x 8″ or smaller. Artists submitting smaller artwork must provide a mat that has an outside dimension of 8″ x 10″ to fit the frames we provide.


2022 On the Edge Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: June 27 – July 17, 2022
Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7

Submission Deadline: April 15, 2022This call for entry is an annual challenge for artists to test their limits and push their creative boundaries. With a $2,000 CA First Place Prize provided by the Federation. Successful artists feature in an in-gallery exhibition in Vancouver, Canada, a print exhibition catalogue, and an online exhibition at federationgallery.com Open to all artists – worldwide!


2022 On the Edge Exhibition – Sculpture Intake
Exhibition Dates: June 27 – July 17, 2022
Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7

Submission Deadline: April 15, 2022This call for entry is an annual challenge for artists to test their limits and push their creative boundaries. With a $1,000 CA Best Sculpture in Exhibition gift card prize, furnished by OPUS Art Supplies. Successful artists feature in an in-gallery exhibition in Vancouver, Canada, a print exhibition catalogue, and an online exhibition at federationgallery.com Open to all artists – worldwide!


2022 Pride & Centre Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: July 18 – 31, 2022

Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7

Submission Deadline: April 30, 2022After the success of the online version of this exhibition in 2021, we’re bringing this vibrant celebration of the LGBTQAI2S+ community into our gallery for a full two-week exhibition. This year submissions are open nationally to all members of the community and LGBTQAI2S+ supporters and advocates.