SCA Call for Entries 2019

featured on the SCA Online Gallery March 15 to June 15, 2019

Important: All members and non-members submitting work for SCA exhibitions, please note that: Entries must not be copies or derivatives based in any way on other copyrighted or published paintings, photographs or other artistic work. Any infraction of this rule will result in serious consequences. For members it will result in but will not be limited to expulsion from the SCA. Non-members will be barred from all SCA exhibitions, and entry fees will be forfeited.

Conditions of Entry

  1. The Exhibition is open to all artists anywhere, whether or not SCA members, creating original artwork in 2 and 3-dimensional media. Art must be entirely the work of the entrant, executed without the supervision of an instructor, and within 3 years of the entry deadline. Work must not have been previously exhibited in an SCA exhibition.
  2. This is an online exhibition which means no shipping to a physical location is required for display. All selected works will be exhibited on the SCA Online Gallery for 3 months.
  3. There is no size limit for submitted artwork.
  4. The artist by submission grants the SCA the right to post the selected image(s) in the on-line exhibition and use the digital image(s) for publicity or educational purposes.
  5. All accepted works will have a 'Contact artist to purchase this artwork' note displayed. In the event of a sale, the SCA exhibitions team will be in touch with the artist. The artist will deal with the customer directly, facilitate shipping and collection of the selling price. Upon completion, the artist is then required to send the SCA a 20% commission and SOLD will be displayed beside the artwork.


  • Best of Show: $2,000
  • 2nd Prize $1,000
  • 3rd Place $750
  • 2 Honourable Mentions @ $250

The Jurors:

  • Helena Hadala, RCA, Calgary
  • Natalie Hume, MA, PhD Candidate, Queen’s University, Major Exhibitions Manager, Gardiner Museum, Toronto
  • Ron Hazell, SCA, CSPWC


  • February 1, 2019 - Call for entries is CLOSED.  Thanks for your participation and good luck to all entrants!
  • February 22, 2019 - Notification by email March 8, 2019 Notification of Award Recipients
  • March 15, 2019 - Exhibition opens on SCA online gallery
  • June 15, 2019 - Exhibition closes on SCA online gallery

2019 SCA Exhibition Schedule

51st International Open Juried Exhibition (Call TBA in March)

Show dates: July 29 to August 26, 2019
Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills Heritage Site, Toronto, ON

Elected Members Juried Exhibition (Call TBA in June)

Show dates: October 18 to November 1, 2019
Viva Vida Art Gallery and Art Centre, Pointe-Claire, QC H9S 4K9