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Call For Artists: Canadian Federation of Artists Annual International Representational Show


The Annual International Representational Show, A.I.R.S is an open call to artists worldwide. A.I.R.S is a juried exhibition of representational and semi-representational original paintings, prints and drawings. Artists can submit works in any subject matter. Work must retain semblance to reality while maintaining the subjective interpretation of the artist.

For an idea of artworks that have been featured in past A.I.R.S exhibitions, visit the 2016 gallery here.


Grand First Place Prize: $2,000 CA

Best Figurative / Portrait Award: $300 CA

Best Landscape / Urbanscape Award: $300 CA

Best Still Life: $300 CA

See PDF Call Booklet for this call. Please read it in full before submitting. Each call for submission is different. Submissions made in error will not be refunded.

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Entry Cost: CAN$25.00
First item included with Entry Cost
Items 2-5: CAN$25.00 per item

Add'l Non-Member Costs:

Note: As you are not a logged-in member of this organization, the following extra charges will apply:
+CAN$5.00 Extra Entry Cost
+CAN$5.00 Extra Per Item
If you ARE a member and have a username/login, you'll have a chance to login on the next screen before continuing.

Maximum Items:


Submission Dates:

Accepting Submissions until: Sep 8 2017 11:59 pm PDT

Start Submission Process here!


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