Call for Submissions: StudioWatch Emerging Artist Series

Made possible by Earl and Sandy Brewer

The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is calling for submissions for the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Exhibition – Painting 2018. This innovative series provides New Brunswick artists, in the early stages of their career, with the opportunity for an exhibition, the publication of an exhibition brochure and the purchase of one of their works by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.  In 2018 the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Exhibition – Painting 2018 will be held at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery in Fredericton during the spring/summer.

To be eligible an artist must:


  • Reside and produce art in New Brunswick 
    (consideration will be given to permanent residents of New Brunswick attending higher education degree programs or conducting temporary projects outside of New Brunswick)
  • Have at least five years of experience in art making    
  • Have yet to have a solo exhibit in a major public gallery or museum 
  • Have a particular body of work ready for exhibition for May 2018

Each submission package must contain the following components: curriculum vitae, artist statement (400-500 words, five (5) digital image samples of work (JPEG format, file size 500-800 KB).

Please submit all packages electronically to

Deadline for applications: February 28, 2018

For further information on the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Exhibition – Painting 2018 exhibition please contact Sarah Dick at