Canadian visual artists (2D, 3D, video, graphic novels) are invited to enter their work in the form of digital images and artists’ statements to the N3XT competition on or by Friday, July 31, 2020.


The N3XT jury of artists, critics, and gallerists will judge submissions the week of August 7, 2020 and finalists will be notified August 11, 2020.


Once selected, N3XT finalists will send their actual artwork to the Arts & Letters Club for exhibition and prize jurying.


Due to the limitations imposed by COVID-19, the N3XT exhibition at the Arts & Letters Club will be accessibled by limited groups and by appointment. A virtual N3XT gallery will be online. 


On October 22, N3XT finalists and awards will be publicly announced during a virtual gala and awards presentation originating from the Arts & Letters Club. The N3XT exhibit will run until Friday, October 31, 2020.


The N3XT exhibition tour is under review at this time.


You’ll find more details about entering artwork by clicking the ENTER WORK button.

Artist awake or be forever fallen.
Painting: Blue Marsh No.4 by Janet Hendershot (NEXT1 Winner)
Yes, COVID-19 is changing some details but the main event is still a go.

Frederick Varley

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