Monday, February 09, 2009


Deadline: May 1, 2009 (RECEIVE) & (EMAIL)


Show and Sale of Textile and Fibre Arts
Gladstone Hotel
November 6 -8, 2009

The Gladstone Hotel is renting second floor exhibition spaces to individual or groups of artists interested in showing and selling textile and fibre based work during the opening weekend of Hard Twist, the hotel's fourth annual juried textile exhibition. We're looking for a diverse group of artists who can produce high quality multiples or short run production work specifically in fibre based mediums.

Showcase your work in the bright, beautiful spaces and restored Victorian grandeur of the Gladstone - 12 exhibition rooms available.

Reasonable rental rates – space options from $150 + GST to $450 + GST for a full exhibition room
Individual secure space for each artist/s
No sales commissions paid to hotel
No submission fee

Participation Fees & Display Opportunities:
Option #1: EXHIBITION ROOM - $450.00 +GST/room
- 1 of 9 Exhibition Rooms which open on to the hotel's main gallery space.
- Artists and Collectives may collaborate to share space and rental costs.

Option #2: ASSIGNED FLOOR SPACE in Main Reception Gallery - $150* + GST/space
- 1 of 8 Assigned Floor Spaces to accommodate individual artists (with free standing displays).

Interested in showing your work?
Submitting work for consideration is easy. Show us what you got, and what you want to do.

Please include the following with your submission:
Name or Name of group
Contact information (phone, email)
samples of your work (max. 5 digital files), along with a short bio and a description of the work you will be presenting. Do not send originals!

Email submissions to: Chris Mitchell,

*Participation Fees are only paid if your work is selected to be part of the show.

Entries may be submitted by email or surface mail

Visit website for complete details:

The Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON
M6J 1J6
Attn: Chris Mitchell