By signing this document, you confirm the agreement for a performance at the Idea Exchange Volume 1 EXCESS Party, 1 North Square, Cambridge, Ontario on Saturday, March 4, 2017.

  1. All artists will arrive onsite and sign in with their stage manager a minimum of one hour prior to the time of their performance. A performance schedule will be provided by February 4, 2017, one month prior to the event.
  2. The artists must perform during their allotted set time. 
  3. EXCESS is a 19+ event and all performers must be 19 years of age or older.
  4. Each performance group will receive a $100.00 honorarium (unless agreed upon otherwise) and two free event tickets.  Upon receipt of your submission we will email you two Volume 1 EXCESS Party ticket receipts that you can give away to friends and family.  Your $100.00 honorarium cheque will be processed after the event and can take up to two weeks to be received from Idea Exchange.
  5. All audio support is provided, performers will be required to submit their music in electronic file format in the space provided in the form below.
  6. Idea Exchange reserves the right to cancel or end any performance at any time if the performance is seen as detrimental to the image of Idea Exchange. Performers will not be allowed on the stage if they are intoxicated or appear to be under the influence of a drug.   
  7. If, for unforeseen circumstances, the artists will be unable to perform, they are required to notify Idea Exchange a minimum of one month prior to the event, February 4, 2017.
  8. Performers will respect the authority of Idea Exchange and the decisions made by this organization.

Performers must complete the following submission form including electronic music files by Friday, January 13, 2017.


By signing this document, you confirm your agreement for participation at the Idea Exchange Volume 1 EXCESS Party, 1 North Square, Cambridge, Ontario on Saturday, March 4, 2017.

  1. All participants will arrive onsite and sign in with their stage manager a minimum of one hour prior to the event start – 7:00pm.
  2. The participants must be available for the event duration from 8:00 - midnight. 
  3. EXCESS is a 19+ event and all participants must be 19 years of age or older.
  4. Each participant group will receive a $100.00 honorarium and two free event tickets.  Upon receipt of your submission we will email you two Volume 1 EXCESS Party ticket receipts that you can give away to friends and family.  Your $100.00 honorarium cheque will be processed after the event and can take up to two weeks to be received from Idea Exchange.
  5. Idea Exchange reserves the right to cancel or end any presentation if it is seen as detrimental to the image of Idea Exchange. Participants will not be allowed to present if they are intoxicated or appear to be under the influence of a drug.
  6. If, for unforeseen circumstances, the participants are unable to attend, they are required to notify Idea Exchange a minimum of one month prior to the event, February 4, 2017.
  7. Participants will respect the authority of Idea Exchange and the decisions made by this organization.

Participants must complete the following submission form by Friday, January 13, 2017.





Ends on May 31, 2017
CAMBRIDGE COMIC ARTS FESTIVAL 2017
Saturday, August 26, 2017
10:00am – 4:00pm

Idea Exchange, Queen’s Square, 1 North Square, Cambridge, ON
#comicartsfest

Emerging and established comic book artists and vendors are invited to showcase their artwork and sell their publications.

Create an account below and apply to participate. Registration is open until Wednesday, May 31 at 11:59pm.

Selected participants will be notified by end of day on Monday, June, 12.


Participating Artist Perks:

  • Access to the Artist Lounge for free pizza and pop

  • An expo six-foot table (round or rectangle based on availability) and two chairs  
  • Promotion in event flyer and online

For more information or questions, contact:

Karen Murray-Hopf, Cultural Programs & Special Events Planner

Idea Exchange, Queen’s Square, 1 North Square, Cambridge, ON N1S 2K6

519.621.0460 ext. 155

kmurray-hopf@ideaexchange.org


Alfonso Espinos, Chief Editor, Studiocomix

alfonso.espinos@studiocomix.com





Ends on May 17, 2017

Application for Idea Exchange: The Brush Off

Idea Exchange is excited to be partnering with THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, who developed The Brush Off in 2012.  This collaboration will provide a celebration of our Region’s brilliant artistic talent, while fundraising for these not-for-profit organizations. Visit www.themuseum.ca for information on the final event.

Guidelines & Eligibility

Idea Exchange seeks artists to participate in Idea Exchange: The Brush Off to be held on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:30pm at our Queen’s Square location, 1 North Square, Cambridge.

  • Artists who thrive in an exciting, dynamic, competitive, engaging environment, while creating their work on the spot.
  • Twelve artists will be selected to compete in Idea Exchange: The Brush Off.
  • There will be two rounds of six artists each. Artists will compete in a fast paced 30-minute round; a winner will be selected by audience votes from each round. The two winners of Idea Exchange: The Brush Off will participate in The Brush Off at THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener in January 2018.
  • All work produced during the competition will be available in a silent auction immediately following each round with bids starting at $20.00 and increase in minimum increments of $5.00.
  • Idea Exchange will provide all paint, canvas (18x24”) and easels.  Artists will provide their own brushes/tools.
  • Artists will be made aware of the provided palette of paint colours.
  • Artists are encouraged to invite friends and family to create their very own cheering section!
  • Artists must be 19 years of age or older.
  • There is no participation or application fee for artists.
  • Artists participate on a volunteer basis.
  • 50% of the silent auction art sale price is paid to the artist; the remaining 50% of the silent auction art sale price will go to art programming at Idea Exchange.

 

Application must be submitted with 3 images of artwork (jpgs)

Final deadline for application is Wednesday, May 17, 2017 (11:59pm). 

Successful applicants will receive notice by Friday, May 19, 2017. All juror decisions are final.

For further information, please contact Karen Murray-Hopf at 519.621.0460 ext.155, or kmurray-hopf@ideaexchange.org