AWOL Gallery Toronto – Call For Submissions

AWOL Gallery (Toronto) is planning for The Square Foot Show, an annual group exhibition of hundreds of local, national, and international artists in all media. It is an incredible networking event for artists to gain exposure to collectors, curators, media, other artists and the general public. This is Square Foot’s ninth year. The Square Foot Show will be held at a NEW off-site venue called TWIST Gallery at 1100 Queens St. West, with a satellite exhibit at AWOL Gallery at 76 Ossington. In 2010 over 500 artists participated with over 1200 pieces exhibited.
Registration deadline is firm, register early and get started on your piece. This year the number of participants will be capped at 500.

RSVP Deadline: Friday July 1st, 2011


NEW and Preferential** Registrants can now use Paypal to pay submission fee of $20 – please visit and follow the links. Also, refer to the online FAQ’s for full Paypal registration instructions**

OR: To register old-school, please send a completed/signed contract (attached) with the submission

fee of $20.00CAN payable in cheque or money order to:

AWOL Gallery, 78 Ossington Ave, 2nd flr, Toronto, ON, CAN. M6J 2Y7


– All artwork must be exactly 12″ x 12″ inches
(the outer dimension of piece, framed or unframed) and no more than 5″ inches thick.
– Work cannot be hung on an angle so plan your work to be level
(If the pieces do not meet dimensional criteria they will not be shown)
– Up to three (3) pieces can be submitted.
– $20 submission fee per artist (not per piece) payable by Paypal, cheque, money order. Do not send cash.
– Each artist participating in The Square Foot Show must register independently.
– Artist name on contract MUST match the artist name on artwork.


Work can be hand delivered to 76 Ossington: Tuesday July 26th from 5-9pm and Thursday July 28th from 5-9pm
Work being mailed must arrive by end of day Thursday, July 28th.
(if mailing work you must include sufficient return postage for unsold art).
Mail work to AWOL Gallery, 78 Ossington Ave, 2nd flr, Toronto, Ontario, CAN. M6J 2Y7

SHOW DATES: Saturday August 6th – Sunday August 21st, 2010
ARTIST RECEPTION: Saturday August 6th, 7pm
Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 12-7pm, Sunday 12-5pm


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