N3XT is open to all Canadian visual artists.


Artists are invited to submit:

  • 2-dimensional traditional or digital paintings, drawings, mixed-media, photography, silk-screen & intaglio printmaking

  • 3-dimensional sculpture

  • Short film and video

  • Graphic novels/stories


There is no limit to the number of artworks you can enter. N3XT entry cost options:

  • $24.50 for each entry

  • $30.00 for each entry with display on N3XT online gallery

Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing.

L.M. Montgomery

All entries are via

Artists who are short-listed for the juried competition must ship the actual artwork to Toronto, Ontario for exhibition at the Arts & Letters Club and final prize judging. The N3XT exhibit will be held at the Arts & Letters Club from Thursday, November 19 to Friday, December 18, 2020. Artists are responsible for collecting their artwork from the Arts & Letters Club on Friday, December 19, 2020.

Please keep in mind that adhering to public health guidelines for COVID-19 may change some submission procedures. The N3XT Canada committee will update all participants of any future changes.

Click the instructions guidelines button for more details.​ 

Enter N3XT for awards up to $10K and $5K in cash prizes, Arts & Letters Club memberships, and more.


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