Call to Artists 2022 Programming

Deadline for submission: April 30, 2021

Dear Artists,
Galerie Old Chelsea, is a non-profit gallery, owned and run by 10 regional artists whose art is always featured in the gallery. The gallery, located above award winning Restaurant Les Fougères, offers 40 linear feet of exhibition space for guest artists. Every year we offer about 12 exhibition slots, each three weeks in length, to artists working in all media.
We welcome submissions from artists living within 100 kms of the Gatineau/Ottawa area. We encourage artists at all stages of their professional careers, with a variety of voices and forms of expression to apply.
Solo, duo or groups are welcome.
Selected artists will give the Galerie a 30% commission on all sales occurring during their show plus a show fee of $275
Submission Requirements
Your complete submission package must include the following:

  • Current CV (maximum 3 pages) including your name, phone number, email and website addresses;

  • Artist Statement (max 500 words);

  • 8 images of recent works. Each image must be numbered, saved as a .jpg no larger than 1 MB. Use only high resolution images;

  • Numbered Image List with detailed information about each corresponding artwork. (Example: 01_Title_Medium_Dimensions_year of creation_price.)

Email your submission by April 30 to
Submissions will be reviewed by a jury of professional artists. Successful applicants will be notified of the jury’s decision by email.
For more information, contact the gallery at