Calls for Submissions & Opportunities With Latitude 53

As an experimentally-focused and risk-taking artist-run centre, Latitude 53 frequently opens calls for submissions for projects of many kinds.

We maintain open calls for submissions to the Main Space, ProjEx Room, and Community Gallery, the three exhibition spaces at our gallery. Our programming advisory committee meets twice each year (April 30 and September 30) to consider proposals for our two primary gallery spaces. For more information, please see our our calls for submissions for these spaces.

Calls for Submission

  • Guidelines for submission to our two primary galleries are evaluated twice a year.
  • Guidelines for individual artists to submit to a curated group project are due October 30, 2017.
  • Project proposals for the community gallery are accepted regularly and evaluted in August, November and March. 
  • Employment

  • There are no current employment opportunities available. Please check back for updates.
  • Internships

  • There are no current internship positions available. Please check back for updates.
  • Call for Board Members

    The Board of Directors at the Edmonton artist-run centre, Latitude 53, is seeking members to join the governance body. The successful candidate(s) must be able to commit to a three-year term focused on helping articulate the organization’s vision to the membership and the community.
    The time commitment is 4-8 hours per month on activities, including on 11 board meetings per year, an average of 6-8 committee meetings per year as well as attendance at 8 exhibition openings and 2 major fundraisers per year.

  • For more specifics around the gallery's operations, please take a look at the annual reports published on the board page.
  • For those interested, please email your CV to: by August 11, 2017
  • Interviews to take place over Summer 2017 with position(s) filled by the AGM in October 2017.
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    Other artist-run-centres and allied organizations have calls for submissions as well; if you are a practicing artist seeking a project, we recommend visiting the calls for submissions board maintained by Art Rubicon Magazine which collates calls from a number of Albertan and Canadian organizations.

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