Heritage Art Contest


Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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Call for Artwork:

Newmarket Annual Heritage Art Contest 2020


The Town of Newmarket is seeking original two-dimensional artwork created in any medium from artists residing in Ontario. To be eligible, the subject of the artwork must focus on the heritage of the Municipality of Newmarket, including but not limited to the Municipality's culture, society, economy, history, significant events, architecture or natural environment from the past or at present. The exhibition will be displayed at the Town of Newmarket Municipal Offices (395 Mulock Drive) in the 395 Community Gallery.

Artworks are judged by a panel of guest artists and/or art professionals. Each year the Heritage Art Award is presented to one (1) winning artist. The winner receives $200 and in addition, the winning artwork will be purchased by the Town of Newmarket and will become a part of the Town's permanent collection. There are up to four (4) Honourable Mention prizes of $150 each. Maximum of three (3) submissions per individual, and artworks must be created no earlier than January 1, 2019.

Works must be available for sale.


Submissions received from March 23 to April 30, 2020 before 4:30 p.m. at the Recreation & Culture Department, Town of Newmarket Municipal Offices, 395 Mulock Drive, Newmarket ON L3Y 4X7. For more information please visit newmarket.ca/artat395

Questions? Contact Logan Bales at lbales@newmarket.ca

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