May 5- 22, 2020

Calling All Artists



April 15 @ 9:00am
Registration closes April 26 @ midnight


Virtual Exhibit May 5 to 22
Awards announcement May 5
People’s Choice Voting opens May 5 to May 14
People’s Choice Announcements May 18

Entry Deadlines

Registration goes live on April 15 @ 9:00am
Registration closes April 26 @ midnight

What You Need to Know Before Entry

• Be a CVAC member in good standing
• Be at least 16 years of age
• You must be submitting your own original work
• The work must be for sale.
• Must be culturally appropriate as CVAC acknowledges and respects the cultural rights of our First Nations.
• 160 entries based on a first come first served basis.
• Entry fee is $15
• Purchases are subject to a 15% CVAC commission charge.
• A 3% processing fee will be applied to single electronic purchases over $300 (Visa, MC, Debit).
• Photo of your piece saved as a .jpg or .png file minimum of 600 pixels wide. If submitting by phone, chose Medium. Save photo as Artist Last Name, First Name and Title of Piece e.g. Smith_John_MyFabulousPainting
• The CVAC will watermark your photo with CVFAS to prevent copying
• Video of your studio or why you created this piece – (optional)
• NOTE: Video and/or Photo may be uploaded after registration anytime prior to April 27th.
• 75 word artist statement about your piece
• The following awards will be selected by three judges: Best in Show (1), Award of Excellence (5), Honourable Mention (10)
• The People’s Choice Award will be chosen by on-line votes
• You will need your CVAC Membership user email & password to log in to your account to register.
• If you have forgotten your password simple click ‘Sign in to Select’  and choose the ‘Need a password?’ option – a new password will be emailed to you.

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Cowichan Community Centre,
Main Floor
2687 James Street
Duncan, B.C., V9L 2X5

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Saturday – 12 pm- 4 pm
Closed Sundays and Holidays

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Funding Support
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Fine Arts Show

As a charitable not-for-profit, all of our programs at CVAC rely on supporters to make them happen. This includes government grants, all variety of donations, accommodation of office space and gallery spaces and sponsorships from individuals and businesses, as well as many in-kind contributions.

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