Category Archives: Call for Applications

Calls for applications and Employment opportunities in the visual arts and creative sector.

PAINTS Info Sessions for Artists

PAINTS Coordinator Andrea Ritchie is hosting a free info session at VANS after the Taxes for Artists workshop. You can come just for the info session, or sign up for the workshop too! Questions? Contact Andrea at 902 423-4694 or … Continue reading

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Peer Application Review Groups

Get a fresh perspective on your next application with Visual Arts Nova Scotia’s Peer Application Review Groups. Visual Arts Nova Scotia is facilitating an eight week peer-review process to help members strengthen their upcoming proposals. Artists will receive and offer … Continue reading

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PAINTS Deadline for Schools- January 30

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program that helps schools in Nova Scotia bring professional visual arts into their classrooms.  There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of … Continue reading

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: CORRIDOR GALLERY

Located inside the Visual Arts Nova Scotia (VANS) office at the Halifax Seaport, since 2000, the Corridor Gallery is complimented by a historical legacy of Nova Scotia culture, simple yet modern architectural elements and an array of current cultural activity in the Cultural Federations of Nova Scotia office. Continue reading

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Call for Applications: VANS Mentorship Program 2014-15

Visual Arts Nova Scotia (VANS) releases the 9th annual call for applications for the VANS Mentorship Program. The VANS Mentorship Program pairs established artists with emerging artists to take part in a ten-month mentorship from September to June. Continue reading

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Visual Arts News Artist Commision – Spring 2014 Issue

Visual Arts News is requesting proposals from Atlantic Canadian artists interested in creating original work for a two-page spread in the Spring Issue of Visual Arts News. Interested applicants should submit their proposals by October 1. Continue reading

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: VANS in the HUB, The HUB Gallery – Fall 2013

VANS in the Hub is a peer juried exhibition open to VANS members twice annually. The Hub Gallery is located at The Hub, a creative and innovative, work inspired office and meeting space that attracts innovative self-employed professionals, small businesses, and other professionals. Continue reading

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Call for Applications: VANS Mentorship Program 2013-14

The VANS Mentorship Program pairs established artists with emerging artists to take part in a ten-month mentorship from September to June. Continue reading

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VANS in the HUB, The HUB Gallery

VANS in the Hub is a peer juried exhibition open to VANS members twice annually. The Hub Gallery is located at The Hub, a creative and innovative, work inspired office and meeting space that attracts innovative self-employed professionals, small businesses, and other professionals. Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: Halifax Seaport Nocturne Anchor Zone 2012

Open Call for Proposals The Port Curatorial Collective (PCC) Halifax Seaport Anchor Zone, Nocturne: Art at Night 2012 Submission deadline: July 16, 2012, 5pm Nocturne: Art at Night is an annual festival bringing art and energy to the streets of … Continue reading

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Call for Artist-in-Residence: Re-Focus Sustainable Art

Call for Artist-in-Residence: Re-Focus Sustainable Art Electronic submission deadline: June 10, 2012 (please view other proposal submission guidelines below) The environmental impact of urbanization and industrialization has reached a critical point. It is now clear that our relationship to nature … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations: VANS Board of Directors

 The VANS Board of Directors is seeking new regional representatives to serve on our Board of Directors starting June 2nd in region 1 (La Baie Ste. Marie/Yarmouth), Region 2B (Annapolis East) and Region 6 (Cumberland, Colchester & East Hants). Any … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Project Coordinator, Visual Arts Nova Scotia

Visual Arts Nova Scotia (VANS) is accepting applications for a contract, Project Coordinator. The position is a 4-month, 30hrs/week, $12/hr contract that will start August 1st, 2011 and end December 1st, 2011. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Project Coordinator … Continue reading

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Corridor Gallery 2012 – 2013

VANS has exhibition openings in the Corridor Gallery in 2012-2013. The Corridor Gallery is a member gallery space located at 1113 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS in the office of Visual Arts Nova Scotia and is open Monday through Friday 9am-5pm. … Continue reading

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2011-2012 VANS Mentorship Program, Application Deadline: July 15

Visual Arts Nova Scotia (VANS) is excited to release the 5th call for applications for the VANS Mentorship Program. Since 2006, the VANS Mentorship Program has paired established artists with emerging artists (not necessarily young artists, but those at the … Continue reading

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VANS Programming Coordinator

This is a 1-year, full-time contract position (with possibility of renewal) commencing June 7, 2011 with a annual salary of $22,000.  Applications must be received by Friday, May 20, 2011. Visual Arts Nova Scotia (VANS) works for the advancement and … Continue reading

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