Amazing things happen when artists work together.
Memorable collaborations in recent art history include Bernd/Hilla Becher and Robert Rauschenberg/Jasper Johns. We also see collaboration in contemporary culture such as Supreme/ Cindy Sherman and Louis Vuitton/Jeff Koons.

Semiahmoo Arts Society would like to invite artists to participate in our Collaborations; Community Art Show August 2-Sept 6 2018 in the Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre. We invite artists to create a piece of art with one or more other artists’ participation and share their experience at the artist reception.

The first 10 artist ‘teams’ with completed submission forms and payment will be included in the exhibition.

Submitting Artwork:

-Please fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

-2-d artwork must be no bigger than 36 inches wide; and no bigger than 42 inches high  including the frame; and no smaller than 16×16 inches including the frame.

-2-d artwork must be ready to hang. Please use plastic coated wire on your frames. No clip frames. No fishline. Hanging specifications can be viewed here.

-3-d artwork must be no bigger than 12 inches high by 12 inches wide by 12 inches deep.

Cost to submit:

$20 for non-members

$10 for members

– The submission fees help cover the costs attributed to installation and the Artist Reception. Please make your payment via Paypal link below or Cash, visa, MC or debit during our office hours or credit card by phone.

Member & Non-Member Fees

Sales Commission:

All prices are set by the artist at the time of artwork drop off. Artists retain 80% of sales.

Important Dates:
Deadline to submit artwork: July 20, 5pm. However, space is limited. We will remove the submission form once we have received 10 completed submissions.

Friday, July 27: 10am-4pm: Artwork drop off
Saturday, July 28: 10am-4pm: Artwork drop off
Thursday, August 2: 7pm-9pm: Artist Reception
Friday, September 7: 10am-4pm: Artwork pick-up

Collaborations: Community Art Show - Artist Registration

Contact Information

Contact Information

Please list the names of all the artists who will be participating in your collaboration

If the artwork is completed please upload it here

If the artwork is not yet completed please list the disciplines an mediums that will be involved in the project.

I understand my artwork will not be accepted if it is larger than 36 inches wide; and 42 inches high  including the frame.

I understand my artwork will not be accepted if it is smaller than 16x16 inches including the frame.

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Thanks for your interest!
Semiahmoo Arts Society
Melanie Watts
14601 – 20th Avenue, Surrey, BC V4A 9P5
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