Call to Artists

Dance Crush (Deadline: February 25, 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: Dance Blitz (Deadline: January 31, 2019)

Mile Zero Dance (MZD) is seeking short movement-based submissions to be presented in an alternative space as part of International Dance Day 2019. These performances will be held on Monday, April 29th at 8 pm. Performances are open to all types and styles of dance and physical performance that can work in a space limited to 12 x 12 feet. Video, lights, and audio support will be provided. Works should be a maximum of 3 minutes in length. Diverse/multicultural/LGBTQ groups are encouraged to apply. Contact with project description/letter of interest. (subject line: Dance Blitz) and submit by January 31st, 2019.

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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

Gallery Submissions: Ongoing

Mile Zero Dance (MZD) is a fast-paced, broad minded company that thrives on integrating contemporary and experimental dance into today’s culture. We are welcoming submissions from artists, collectives, curators and collaborators practicing in all artistic media to exhibit work in our 10′ x 15′ Spazio Gallery. The gallery has approximately 30 linear feet of wall space, three 5′ x 9′ storefront windows and beautiful wood floors.

We are also accepting mural proposals for our 26’ studio wall. MZD seeks work that resonates with contemporary dance, movement and performance.

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

  • Artist statement
  • Curriculum Vitae and/or Artist Bio
  • Up to 10 examples of recent work (high quality JPEG, photographs, slides, USB, CD/DVD, MOV) with titles, media, date and dimensions
  • Description of the proposed exhibition (including title, theme, medium, number of pieces, method of display)

*Please do not send original artworks as your proposal
*Faxed submissions will not be accepted.

Please submit your proposal in person, by e-mail, snail-mail or carrier pigeon to:

Mile Zero Dance
Spazio Performativo
10816 95 Street
Edmonton, AB |T5H 2E3