Art in the Yard Call for Entry

April 18, 2016


14th Annual Community Arts Festival

at the Elora Centre for the Arts

July 9 & 10, 2016

2016 Call for Entry

Art in the Yard is an annual, outdoor juried art exhibition and sale (Originals Only) held on the two acre grounds of the Elora Centre for the Arts in the heart of the village of Elora, ON. The Elora Centre for the Arts (ECFTA) invites applications for exhibition from all artists, artisans and craftspeople working in a wide range of traditional and experimental forms. Fine, decorative and applied arts in all media will be considered. Entries will be selected by a jury of professional peers to ensure a high quality presentation of unique and original design only. All artwork displayed at Art in the Yard must be of a character consistent with that which is submitted to the jury for selection purposes.

Application Deadline: May 6, 2016

How to Apply

Visit the Art in the Yard 2016 webpage on the Elora Centre for the Arts website then download and print off the 2016 Call for Entry Application Brochure. Complete this brochure and return it with supporting materials to the Elora Centre for the Arts before May 6, 2016. All images should be marked as to orientation and be clearly labeled with the artists name, title of the work, medium and measurements of each piece. If you are submitting your application by mail, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for the return of applications not selected. If you are a returning artist you need not send in photos of your work unless your medium has changed.

Applications can be letter mailed, emailed or delivered to the Elora Centre for the Arts in person.

By mail:

Attn: 2016 Art in the Yard

Elora Centre for the Arts

75 Melville Street, Elora ON N0B 1S0

Please use 2016 AITY Application as the subject line.


Contact the ECFTA office by phone at 519-846-9698, or email:

Please contact the office ahead of stopping in to ensure that it is open when you arrive.

Application Form:

Art in the Yard _2016_Application_ECFTA

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