Exhibition Assistance

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is pleased to be an Ontario Arts Council (OAC) third party recommender for grants to visual artists, craft artists and media artists.

Program for: Individuals

Purpose: The program provides grants of $500 to $1,500 to assist individual artists with costs related to presenting their work in an exhibition.

Grant decisions are made through third-party recommenders (public art galleries, artist-run centres and arts service organizations) throughout the province. Artists must apply directly to a recommender located in the zone in which they live. Approved applications are forwarded to OAC by the recommender once the decision to award a grant has been made.

Eligibility: This program is open to Ontario-based professional visual artists, craft artists and media artists who have a confirmed, upcoming public exhibition. Exhibitions in Ontario, in other Canadian provinces and in international locations are all eligible.

Our Deadline: October 1 and January 1

Our Area: Zone 2 (Brantford, Cambridge, Grimsby, Guelph, Kitchener, St. Catharines, Stratford, Woodstock)

For program guidelines and application forms, please click HERE