Call for Submissions

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.

Call for Submissions: Members Show and Sale


Modern Fuel is seeking submissions for our Annual Members’ Show and Sale. This year's exhibition is called This Winter Light and will be held from November 15 to December 13 at Modern Fuel, with the Opening Reception on Saturday, November 15, from 7-9pm.
Deadline: November 1, 5pm.

Call for Submissions: High Octane Video Production Residency 2014

MODERN FUEL ARTIST-RUN CENTRE is now accepting applications for the 2014 High Octane Video Production Residency. 

The residency lasts for 11 days and, new this year, is available for two individuals to produce video artworks that will be screened during Square Pegs VII, a free-to-attend annual screening of local and national short video works to be held in Market Square on August 13, 2014.

JOB OPPORTUNITY: New Media Workspace Coordinator

MODERN FUEL ARTIST-RUN CENTRE is now accepting applications for a unique summer job opportunity in the field of contemporary media art.

TITLE: New Media Workspace Coordinator (NMWC)
HOURS: 30 hours per week (Tuesday - Saturday)
DURATION: Tuesday, 3 June - Saturday, 30 August, 2014
WAGE: $12 per hour
DEADLINE TO APPLY: Tuesday, 27 May, 5:00 pm

16th Annual Juried Exhibition: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Modern Fuel's 16th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition will be presented at Modern Fuel from 28 June – 9 August 2014.  Submission Deadline: 1 June, 2014. 

Call for Submissions: Members' Show and Sale

Submission Call for participation in our Annual Members’ Show and Sale. This exciting exhibition will be held from December 6th to December 21st at Modern Fuel, with the Opening Reception on Friday, December 6th, from 7-10pm.
Deadline: November 16th, 5pm.


Square Pegs VI: Call for Submissions

Square Pegs is an annual outdoor free-to-attend screening of experimental video art from Canadian artists organized and curated by Modern Fuel, a not-for-profit artist-run centre in Kingston, Ontario. This year will be our sixth screening and we plan on making it the best yet.

Call for High Octane Video Production Residency 2013

Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is currently accepting applications for a High Octane Video Production Residency, running from July 25-August 8, 2013. The residency includes complete use of the New Media Workspace's audio, video, lighting, and editing equipment with the goal of creating a short video work of no more than fifteen minutes. In addition, the successful applicant will have access to the New Media Workspace's editing resources for the week following the Production Residency.

Call for applications to Board of Directors

15th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition: Call for Submissions

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Modern Fuel's 15th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition will be presented at Modern Fuel from 29 June – 10 August 2013. Opening reception 29 June at 7pm. Submission Deadline: 1 June, 2013. Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre invites artists to submit works produced in visual and time-based disciplines such as painting, sculpture, printmaking, video, installation, and sound for our annual juried members’ exhibition.