Artist Calls

Find opportunities for local artists including calls for public art, special events, juried shows and exhibitions, and more.

Current Calls

Call for Artists: Trail Mix 2024

Call for Artists: Trail Mix 2024

The City of Brantford is now accepting applications from local Brantford musicians for Trail Mix 2024. Musicians are invited to submit up to three original songs for consideration. Artists will be paid $50 per successful song selection, with the 2024 song selection being released on National Trails Day on June 1, 2024.

Those interested in being included in Trail Mix 2024 can learn more and submit an application online at: https://forms.discoverbrantford.ca/Call-for-Artists-Trail-Mix-2024. The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2024 at 4:30 p.m. Any questions about the Call for Artists may be directed to culture@brantford.ca.

Past Calls

Call for Artists: Culture Days on the Trails

Call for Artists: Culture Days on the Trails

Are you a local Brantford artist? The City of Brantford is looking for singers, dancers, poets, spoken word artist, musicians, theatre performers, and live painters to submit their proposal to showcase their amazing skills at this year’s Culture Days on the Trails in September 2023. Closed for applications.

Culture Days on the Trails will be returning in 2024 – please stay tuned for the Artist Call for next year!

Little Free Libraries™ Public Art Project – Call for Artists

 Little Free Libraries™ Public Art Project – Call for Artists

The Corporation of the City of Brantford is seeking community members to submit proposals to decorate a Little Free Library. The Little Free Libraries™ will be installed on municipally owned, publicly accessible property. Closed for applications.