Upcoming Shows/ Submissions


Comfort Food: New Works by George Spencer 
Opening Reception, Saturday June 21 1:30 - 3:30. 
Show runs until July 5th


July 17th - CANADIANA + Downtown Art Walk 
5 - 7pm (curated group show featuring a variety of local artists - along with Halifax's second Downtown Art Walk) 

Gordon MacDonald - New Solo Show opens August 15th 7-9pm

Mary Garoutte - New Solo Show opens September 12th 7-9pm   


Call For Submissions : CANADIANA

The leaves on our trees have started to fill in, the air is getting warmer, and the call of the loon is growing louder – So, we think it’s high time we start working towards our exciting summer season! We’re happy to announce that Argyle Fine Art is looking for a variety of local artists to create works with the theme, CANADIANA in mind. Your artwork might focus on regional landscape, Canadian icons, or even tourist kitch – the sky is the limit, so long as it falls within the category of Canadian culture. What do YOU associate with Canadian culture? All mediums will be considered, including (but not limited to) painting, sculpture, photography and textile. All artists are welcome to submit their work to this juried exhibition.

 Submission guidelines: 

-         Submissions must be new, and not have been previously shown.

-         Work must have the theme Canadiana as it’s primary focus.

-         Please include your name, phone number, email address, and list of materials used along with your application.  

-         Deadline for applications is July 5th

-         NOTE: For those who are able to finish their submissions before July 1st, the gallery may want to feature your piece/s in the gallery over Canada Day Weekend! 

To apply, please photograph your completed piece/ pieces and send your images in jpeg format to gallery@argylefa.com. SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS MIDNIGHT July 5th, If your work is selected by the jury, you will be notified by phone or email the following week.

The opening reception for Canadiana will be held here at Argyle Fine Art on Thursday, July17th from 5-7. This reception will coincide with Halifax’s second “Downtown Art Walk” so we expect it to be a lively evening! The pieces selected to be in the show will be available for purchase (price set by the artist) with standard gallery commission applied. 

Please telephone the gallery, 902-425-9456 if you have any questions in regards to the requirements of this exciting group show!

From the gals of Argyle Fine Art,

Adriana Afford and Crystal Ross

1559 Barrington Street

Halifax, NS

B3J 2Z7


www.argylefineart.com / www.argylefineart.blogspot.com _______________________________
Argyle Fine Art is not currently looking for new artists for this location, however we are always interested in seeing what you are doing for the future season. If interested in submitting your work via a portfolio please follow the submission recommendations below:

An exhibition proposal/ request to show a body of work at the gallery should include the following:

A professional resume/CV
An artist statement
Slides, or CD. Do Not Send Us The Physical Artwork.
A Slide Sheet and list (title, dimensions, date)
Reviews, catalogues, articles
SASE self addressed stamped envelope

Proposal of work to be exhibited - optional

You can mail or drop off submissions addressed to:

Argyle Fine Art

Attention: Exhibitions Coordinator
1559 Barrington Street, Unit 102
Halifax, NS
B3J 1Z7

Thank you for your interest in our gallery.
We will attempt to contact you in writing within one month of receiving your submission.