Calls for Proposals 2018-10-15T03:54:13+00:00

Call to Artists

Gallery Submissions: Ongoing

We are now welcoming submissions from artists, collectives, curators and collaborators practicing in all artistic media to have their work shown within our 10 x 15 storefront space on 95 Street. We have approximately 30 linear feet of wall space, three 5 x 9 storefront windows, and beautiful wood floors. MZD specifically seeks work that resonates with contemporary dance, movement and performance. Fees are available and to be determined case by case, depending on medium and duration. Have a pop up idea.. pitch it to us!

We accept submissions on an ongoing basis. All submissions should include the following:

  • Artist statement
  • Curriculum Vitae and/or Bio
  • Up to 5 examples of recent work (JPEG, photographs, slides, CD, MOV, DVD, VHS, ready-made) with titles, media, date and dimensions
  • Description of the proposed exhibition (including title, theme, medium, number of works, how they will be displayed)

*Please do not send original artworks.

Please submit your proposal via email to

Apply in person/by mail to:
Mile Zero Dance
Spazio Performativo
10816 95 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5H 2E3

For questions or concerns call 780-424-1573.

Dance Crush (Deadline January 15, 2019)

MZD is seeking artists for full-length studio evenings (could be shared). Two artists from outside of Edmonton will be featured. Artists should have movement as their primary focus, and be willing to engage in some form of Outreach beyond their presentation. Artists will have access to MZD’s Spazio Performativo studio, storefront gallery space and technical resources, however limited. Artists should send cv, bio, description of work (max 1 pg) and samples of work to

Dance Salons: Dust (Nov 30), The Skeleton Show (Jan 18), & Dance Blitz (Apr 29)

Open call to all artistic time-based media, 10 minute work relating to the theme, or 3 minute movement-based work  for Dance Blitz. Contact with project proposal, video links, and cv.

Dirt Buffet Cabaret

To have your work (10 min max) up for consideration, please send it to with video links, bio, photo, and proposed description.

Read the Call For Submissions 2018-19