Recent News

  • High Octane Production Residency Strikes Twice

    Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is currently accepting applications for a High Octane Production Residency running from July 19-26, 2011. The residency includes complete use of the New Media Workspace’s video, audio and lighting equipment with the goal of creating a short video work of less than fifteen minutes. The successful applicant will also have access to the New Media Workspace’s editing resources for the week following the Production Residency (July 27-August 2, 2011).

  • Call for Submissions to Square Pegs IV

    Fueling up for Square Pegs IV

    Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is currently accepting submissions of video works for Square Pegs IV, a screening of short videos by local, national and international artists to be shown in Kingston, Ontario’s Market Square on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011. Please submit your short videos (max. 15 minutes in length) as an attachment via e-mail to as well as an artist’s statement and a CV. NTSC DVD and MiniDV submissions will also be accepted.

    CARFAC fees will be paid for screenings,

  • Call For Submissions to MF's 13th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition

    Image: Iga Janik, guest curator, 13th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition.

  • Modern Fuel AGM Coming Up!

    Modern Fuel's Annual General Meeting for the 2010-2011 fiscal year will be held at the Gallery on Sunday June 19th at 2pm. The AGM will be a brief, one hour meeting so we hope all our members come out.

  • NEW!! Summer Job at Modern Fuel

    MODERN FUEL ARTIST-RUN CENTRE is now accepting applications for a summer Archive Assistant position.

    Note: This position is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Culture Summer Experience Program. The position is only open to students currently enrolled in secondary or post-secondary institutions or within six months of graduation, who have reached the minimum age of 15 years and not yet reached the age of 25 years on the first day of employment.

    Job Description:

  • Full-time Job Opportunity

    Modern Fuel Artist Run Centre is seeking a motivated and organized individual for the full time position of Administrative Director at the Centre, to start at the beginning of July 2011.

  • Summer Job at Modern Fuel

    MODERN FUEL ARTIST-RUN CENTRE is now accepting applications for New Media Workspace Coordinator, a unique and dynamic summer job opportunity in the field of contemporary art and new media!

    As the New Media Workspace Coordinator (NMWC) for Modern Fuel, the selected applicant will work 30 hours per week for 13 weeks from May 31 to the end of August 2011.

  • Annual Deadline Approaches: May 1

    Modern Fuel is currently seeking submissions for exhibitions and presentations of innovative, contemporary artwork in any visual media for its 2012-2013 programming season. Deadline: postmarked May 1st, 2011. ** Since May 1st falls on a weekend we will be accepting applications postmarked on Monday May 2nd, 2011**

  • Sponsorship for CKAF Project Grants

    Modern Fuel is now accepting sponsorship applications for CKAF Project Grants

    The City of Kingston Arts Fund Project grant applications are now available on the Kingston Arts Council Website. Project grants are due Friday April 15th. Please see their website for more details and guidelines concerning the project grants:

  • Modern Fuel proudly sponsors Reelout Film

    Modern Fuel is a proud community sponsor of the Kingston Reelout Film festival and will be hosting the opening night of films on January 27th at 9pm. The night's program showcases a trio of innovative approaches to the presentation of narrative in the short film, the avant-garde, and the feature-length narrative.

    Join us for a viewing of:


    dir : Steve Reinke with Jessie Mott
    2009 / Canada / 4 min