ANYTHING’S POSSIBLE: 2018 Amateur Photo Contest
Enter your best 8”X10” sized prints ONLY (no frame or mat) in the categories of:
1. Parts and Peices,
2. Insects and Animals
3. Rain or Shine
There is NO limit on the number of entries. As part of your entry fee your photo will be professionally matted. All photos entered will be displayed in the show in January. With three prizes in each category, plus a People’s Choice Award, its certain to delight and prove that Anything IS Possible! Generously sponsored by: Speedprint & Framing by Anna.
Deadline to Enter: Sat Dec 9, 5pm
KEEP CALM & COLOUR ON: group exhibit
Colouring isn’t just for kids! Recent trends and research show that colouring can help to alleviate stress, promote wellness, calmness and focus while stimulating brain areas related to motor skills, senses and creativity. So put down your pen and highlighter, leave work aside and pick up a crayon or marker; enter your fav coloured page or entire colouring book! This is an all ages show!
Deadline to Enter: Sat Dec 23, 5pm
Entry Form: Keep Calm and Colour On Entry Form 2018
ZIP CODE (N8H 1M4)
Zip Code is an exhibit of selected works from the region by guest curator Douglas Bedard (DKN Blues.) The exhibit’s focus is to bring togther a collection of efficacious works in a variety of mediums and subject matter throughout artist’s careers
Deadline to Enter: Sat Jan 6, 5pm
Entry Form: Zip Code Entry Form 2018
BUILD: an exhibition built by you
Deadline to Enter: Sat Jan 27, 4pm
WFCU CREDIT UNION: painting competition + exhibit
The WFCU Credit Union Painting Competition + Exhibit is an incredible opportunity for emerging, mid-career and established artists to present their most accomplished works at the LAC for a chance to win cash prizes. The exhibit’s focus is highlight and celebrate the arts in our region and to offer financial support and an audience for artists.
Deadline to Enter: Sat Feb 10, 5pm
BREAKING BARRIERS: group exhibit
The Breaking Barriers exhibition’s focus is to create an understanding of lived experiences. The exhibition seeks to highlight resilience and resourcefulness in coping with barriers. A barrier can be anything that one must overcome to reach a goal, even if the goal is simply to survive. Breaking Barriers is an exhibition for creative expression that empowers, builds awareness, and facilitates partnerships and collaborations. Sponsored by: Art Indeed & Aleksander Estate Winery.
Deadline to Enter: Sat Feb 24, 5pm
JURIED STUDENT ART SHOW: 20th Annual
The LAC presents the 20th Annual Juried Student Art Show featuring works by Secondary Students from across Essex County. Categories include: Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Photography, Digital Media and Film.
$1200 IN CASH PRIZES will be awarded in EACH Category with a People’s Choice Award at the end of the month. Also, as a part of this event, a $100 “Future Artist” Award will be granted to the graduating student who showcases the most artistic potential.
Sponsored by: Rotary Club of Leamington & the Kiwanis Club
Deadline to Enter: Sat Mar 31, 5pm
The LAC presents its new spring craft show in the gallery featuring a variety of local and handmade jewelry, pottery, candles, metal crafts, furniture, home décor, glassware, mixed media, needlework, paper crafts, scrapbooking, leatherwork & more!
Deadline to Enter: Sat Apr 28, 5pm
A SIGNATURE CHRISTMAS: Indoor Artist Market
Deadline to Enter: Sat Nov 17, 4pm
Solo Exhibition Submissions
The LAC is a 9,000 sqaure foot state of the art facility. Our 3 large galleries offer 250 linear feet of continuous wall space and 2000 sq/ft of floor space for a perfect setting for exhibitions and many other community based events and receptions. Our building situated in the heart of downtown Leamington at 72 Talbot Street West offers three floors of galleries, meeting rooms, workshop and studio space, plus, its fully accessible!
LAC forms: (update to 2018 forms asap)
- LAC Solo Exhibition Submission Form 2016
- LAC Artist Exhibition Preparation
- LAC Exhibit Timeline 2016-17