We are happy to announce that the call for artworks – Young Arctic Artists 2017 exhibition – is open for 2 more weeks.
All artists age of 35 and under, living in northern parts of Finland, Sweden, Norway and Iceland (whole country) are eligible to apply. Transportation and artist fee is covered for the artists who are selected to exhibit in Gallery Napa, Rovaniemi, Finland.
‘Young Arctic Artists 2017’ exhibition promotes emerging contemporary art from northern areas of Finland, Sweden, Norway, Russia, Iceland, Faroe Island and Greenland. Exhibition will take place in Gallery Napa and Mustanapa (Rovaniemi, Finland) 28.10.2017 – 15.11.2017 and in an addition, a special screening of video works will be held in Ekkisens Gallery (Reykjavik, Iceland). Other events and locations related to exhibition will be announced later.
Exhibition is managed by Artists’ Association of Lapland and co-curated by artist-producers Pilvi Keto-LeBlanc (Finland), Lys-Ange LeBlanc (Canada/Finland) and Freyja Eilif (Iceland). Under thematic umbrella of ‘Alien Threshold’, Young Arctic Artists now invites proposals for works and projects for its 2017 edition. Deadline for applications is 31st of May 2017.