Call for Artists: 61st Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

  • Canada
  • Toronto
  • Toronto Outdoor Art Fair
  • International
  • Yes
  • $50 CAD
  • Toronto Outdoor Art Fair’s 61st Call for Artists 

    Join Canada’s longest-running contemporary outdoor art fair in July 2022.

    With a growing number of loyal visitors, TOAF is the place to launch and sustain your art career! TOAF is Canada’s most affordable art fair of this calibre, and all participating artists are eligible to receive one of TOAF’s prestigious awards.

    Join Canada’s longest-running contemporary outdoor art fair, launching artists’ careers and building a trusted discovery platform for the public since 1961. Each year, our loyal following of 130,000 Fair-goers spend $2 million on art purchases in-person.

    TOAF created an innovative national showcase and e-commerce platform during the pandemic, resulting in proven traffic, opportunities, and income for our artists that contributed to their economic prosperity and recovery. has become Canada’s fastest-growing career-sustaining art platform. 

    Read more and apply:

  • Participating Artists are eligible to win $40,000 cash and in-kind awards
  • What to submit?

    1. Prepare your application materials, review the Application Tips:

    • A cohesive body of 6 artwork images
    • 1 Image of your artworks in context (in a booth, table top or on a wall)
    • A brief artist statement (500 characters, not words)
    • Description of your artworks/process (200 characters, not words)

    2. Click ‘Apply Now’ and fill out the form.

    3. Pay for your application. 

    4. Once you are done, we will email you the results in April 2022 (Date TBC).

    Apply Now

  • 08/03/2022