Artwork above by Mike Levin
Deadline: Sept 15, 2021
The Housing Central Virtual Art Exhibition will feature a wide variety of work exploring themes of community housing, homelessness, mental health, addictions, resilience, co-operation and working together, healing, diversity and inclusion. Participation in the virtual art exhibition is free for selected artists and will be hosted on the Housing Central Conference website from October 25 – December 31, 2021. You can view last year’s Art Expo here.
Artists may be:
We are actively interested in showcasing the work of Indigenous artists, artists of colour, and artists who find themselves at the margins of society.
How to participate
Artwork may include any art form that can be shared on-line, including but not limited to images of visual art; video documentation of performance art, poetry, dance; and film and animation. Videos to be shared as part of the exhibition should be less than 5 min in length but can link to longer works.
Send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sept 15:
In addition to the virtual art exhibition, we are compiling a directory of public art in BC communities that speaks to these same themes (housing, homelessness, mental health, addictions, resilience, co-operation and working together, healing, diversity and/or inclusion). Please send links and details of inspiring examples for us to share with conference delegates to email@example.com. We will be encouraging delegates to take a self-guided regional art tour leading up to the conference.
If you are interested in participating or learning more about this opportunity, please email Robi at firstname.lastname@example.org.