Call for Art Submissions to
NRCC’s Christmas Art Show and Sale

This Christmas we're EXCITED to offer (for your Xmas gift-giving pleasure)the BEST way to give 
the gift of ORIGINAL ART! Our Christmas Art Show and Sale will happen in downtown North Bay and in 
Ferris at 176 Lakeshore and will be OPEN during business hours from Dec.1 to Dec. 20. Please help us 
to make this an amazing display of the artistic talent across our Nipissing region!!

Please reply to: with an expression of interest to show your artwork from Dec. 1 to 
Dec. 21, 2020 in NRCC’s NOVAH galleries at 176 Lakeshore Drive and at Gallery 222 at 222 McIntyre Street 
in downtoWn North Bay. 

We are asking professional visual artists from across the Nipissing region to choose 3 or 4 medium format 
“hangable” artworks from your inventory to be included in our exhibitions. 

The shows will be actual and viewable by the public because our galleries are situated in the lobbies and 
hallways of essential services building that are fully equipped with safety equipment. Patrons to all NRCC 
exhibitions and art sales must wear face masks and practice safe distancing when viewing the artworks. 

We are further hoping that artists will respond with thoughtful, beautiful and uplifting art for this show. Because 
NRCC considers this show to be a gift to our AMAZING artists, there are No Fees for participation in the show. 
All artists (members and non-members of NRCC) are welcome to exhibit. NRCC is mandated to charge a 20 
per cent commission on all art sales. 

To confirm your exhibition space please respond to and put Christmas Art Sale in the 
subject line. We'll reply and set you up!!



The Nipissing Region Curatorial Collective works with artists, collectives and cultural organizations to promote, animate, produce and document cultural events in the Nipissing region of northeastern Ontario. We are committed to the professional payment of artists as outlined by the CARFAC Ontario union of artists.

We want to connect new regional and national audiences for art and culture to emerging and professional visual, media and performing artists in the Nipissing region. The NRCC also offers administrative and educational programming assistance to all non-profit organizations in our region.

The NRCC’s Key Offerings:

  • Promote and Nurture Cultural Awareness in the Nipissing Region,
  • Practice, Produce and Administrate our NRCC members’ projects,
  • Provide professional Artists’ Studio spaces at 176 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay
  • Curate and promote Northern Ontario artist’s projects,
  • Provide Media Art production support for our NRCC members,
  • Coordinate Exhibition, Festival and Event promotions,
  • Assist our members with grant-writing and editing,
  • Artists’ Workshop management and production.