Calls for Proposals 2018-01-13T19:00:56+00:00

Call to Artists

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

Or 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.

Submissions: Dirt Buffet Cabaret

This season we have seven different curators working on the programming. To have your work (10 min max) up for consideration, please send it to with video links, bio, photo, and proposed description.

Submissions: SubArctic Improv

Curators Jen Mesch and Allison Balcetis seek submissions ongoing, but book a year in advance. They seek artists from any media interested in live performance- including text-based work and visual art.

Submissions: Dance Crush- Deadline February 15, 2018

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

Submissions: Film- Deadline May 1, 2018

MZD is curating a street event to screen dance films of any gen, 10 minutes maximum. Contact

Read the full Dance Call For Submissions 2018-19