Recent News

  • Call for Submissions: Membership Spotlight

    We are currently accepting submissions for our Membership Spotlight, where we will be profiling one artist per month on our Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms. Our goal is to learn more about artists active in our region, while giving members the chance to spread the word about their practice. 

  • Purview Rescheduled!


    Purview with Joan Scaglione and Taylor Norris will now be on Thursday, February 18 at 7 pm.

    We have decided that since they are forecasting heavy snow and unsafe driving conditions for tomorrow - Tuesday, February 16 - it would be best to reschedule the talk to Thursday, February 18, at 7pm.

    Please pass this along to anyone you know who is interested in attending. Drive safe and stay warm.

  • Making Videogames for Beginners

  • Purview Speaker Series

    Modern Fuel is pleased to begin this year’s Purview talks with a conversation between Joan Scaglione and Taylor Norris on February 18, 2016 at 7pm.

  • Call for Submissions


    Applications to exhibit in Modern Fuel's Main Gallery and State of Flux Project Room are due 1 February 2016

    Submissions from individuals and collectives are accepted on an on-going basis, and proposals are reviewed by Modern Fuel’s programming committee soon after our annual deadline of Feb 1st.  Modern Fuel pays artist fees in accordance with the CARFAC guidelines.

  • OAC Exhibition Assistance Applications Due January 15, 2016

    Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is a Recommender for the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Exhibition Assistance Awards. We have two deadlines a year and the first is fast approaching: January 15th, 2016.

    Please visit the funding opportunities section of our website for more information and application guidelines!

    Image caption: Dave Gordon, Don't Carp London Ont. 1975

  • Call for Participants: Your Own Grad School (Year 3)

    From August 22 to October 3 2015, Modern Fuel will be hosting the third iteration of Your Own Grad School. We are currently seeking local artists and members of Modern Fuel who would like to become involved in this year's activities: reading groups, public critiques and presentations.  Your Own Grad School will be held in the State of Flux Gallery.

  • Workshop #4 with David Parker and Jane Kirby

    Tuesday, May 19
    Cost: Free for members of Modern Fuel; $10 General Admission

    Performing/Creating Audio Art with Ableton Live

  • Call for Board of Directors

    Open Call for applications to Modern Fuel Board of Directors

    Modern Fuel is seeking candidates who are passionate about contemporary visual, time-based and interdisciplinary arts, and are excited to offer leadership and insight as members of the Board of Directors. Volunteering with the Board offers the opportunity to gain understanding and experience with an artist-run centre, as well as various occasions to engage critically and socially with the arts community in Kingston. Board positions are for 2 year terms, with the exception of the student position of 1 year.

  • 17th Annual Juried Exhibition: Call for Submissions

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Modern Fuel's 17th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition will be presented at Modern Fuel from 27 June – 8 August 2015.  Submission Deadline: 1 June, 2015.