Art Exhibits

Artist of the Month

Are you an artist looking for a place to display your work? We would love to provide a space for you to do so!

What do we require from an artist?

  • Artist statement, CV or bio information
  • Artist head shot (simple patterned background without a watermark)
  • 2- or 3-word description of the genre of art you work in and a title for your exhibition
  • Electronic pictures of your art to create social media advertising
  • Inventory list of all displayed items
  • Sign a copy of our Art Guidelines

Contact the Programs Coordinator to discuss displaying your art at the library: programs@vplibrary.ca / 780.853.4288

What the Library offers for artists

  • Wall space to display your art: Diagram of Available Display Space
  • Picture hanging system that uses metal tracks, chains, and hooks
  • Advertising and an opportunity to hold an artist meet & greet
  • Frames available to use for display if required:
    • 24 small frames - thin black frame and a double white mat that work with a picture size of 27cm x 34cm (10.5" x 13.5")
    • 7 large frames - thin black frame and a single white mat that work with a picture size of 39cm x 49cm (15.5" x 19.5")