Friday, September 2, 2011

Call for Submissions!!!

The Periodical Project
A free curated newspaper promoting emerging art in Halifax

THE PERIODICAL PROJECT seeks submissions for its very first issue on the theme of ECONOMY.

Produced and Curated by Chris Foster & Natalie Slater, THE PERIODICAL PROJECT is a printed venue promoting the work of Halifax based emerging artists. Our very first issue will distributed FREE to the masses during Nocturne 2011 on the first floor of the Khyber.

Please submit images / text that will translate well printed black & white on newsprint. Work must relate somehow to our first issue's theme of ECONOMY. We like work that is challenging, funny, honest, original and/or subversive. We are interested in a wide variety of mediums including but limited to:

 painting / collage / drawing / print / photographs / text / film / video stills

Submissions should be high quality .jpg or .tiff 300 dpi, 11" X 17". Feel free to submit up to three images for consideration / context. Please also include a brief bio / artist statement to lend context to the work as well as your website address if applicable.

The submission deadline is Friday September 23 at midnight. Submissions should be emailed to

All applicants will be contacted by October 1. Selected artists will be promoted in our first issue with local distribution of 3000. We are unable to pay artist fees at this time.

Please email us with any questions, concerns, proposals or to request a studio visit.

Chris Foster & Natalie Slater

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