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2022 Frontier School Division Virtual Juried Art Show

May 17, 2022

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Find below links to the three Juried Art Show galleries. Each Gallery contains different mediums of art, so make you visit all three galleries.


Juried Art Show Exhibition 1 of 3 – Drawing, Mixed Media, Pottery & Sculpture

​Juried Art Show Exhibition 2 of 3 – Painting and Crafts

​Juried Art Show Exhibition 3 of 3 – Digital Photography, Enhanced Digital Photography and Animation


This virtual gallery will run from May 17th to June 29th for voting, but May 17th to Sept 30th for viewing by the general public. There are 3 galleries this year so please remember to visit each gallery.

We have 252 submissions from 135 student artists from 18 schools. This is an increase of 85 pieces from last year, a fabulous turn out by our students.  In these difficult times it is a joy to see that the artistic spirit of our students has not been silenced. Congratulation to everyone who participated and those who assisted our students in sharing their creative talents.

Frontier School Division is proud to provide rich opportunities to our students in all areas within the Fine Arts, through in-house instruction, online instruction, internal and external visiting artists, equipment, supplies, support, contests, and exhibitions.

Voting for People's Choice will be done slightly differently as it will begin May 17th and run to June 24th. This will allow for more time for School Committee members to vote.  People's Choice is where all School Committee members will be allowed to vote once for their favorite art piece in the show. The piece with the most votes will win “People's Choice Award" which comes with a ribbon and a cash prize of $150. Votes can be submitted to:  Shannon.mcisaac@fsdnet.ca with art work number, artist name and title of the art work to be sent via email.

The art has been adjudicated by talented judges from the Arts industry, judges: Visual Artists – Shawna Grapentine & Doug Melnyk, Pat Lazo from Graffiti Art Gallery, Filmmaker – Angela Chalmers and Photographer – Hans Arnold. Every submission will receive comments by the adjudicators, along with ribbons and cash prizes for the winners, (1st $100, 2nd $75 and 3rd $50) per category and per age group, (Grade 7-8, Grade 9-10, Grade 11-12).

Click on one of the 3 links on the Frontier School Division website on May 17 after 7 pm or after. You will be sent to The Kunstmatrix website and the beginning of our exhibition.

When you arrive at the website you can either click “Guided Tour" which you can sit back and enjoy a tour through the gallery or click “Enter Exhibition" and click on the words on the wall. If the picture is blurry give it a moment to clear. To zoom in you can use the wheel on your mouse.  Use the arrows on the bottom right to move back and forth in the gallery. On the upper right side you will see the Artists Name and Art # you will also see an "i" you can click the "i"  to see details about the artist/school/community/grade/medium/name of art and if it is for sale.

Click on the X on that screen to go back to viewing

When your done the exhibition, it will send you back to the front of the exhibit where you started. Hit the X in the very top right corner to exit out of the site. Then go back to the Frontier website and click on one of the other two exhibitions and follow the same steps. Remember there are three exhibitions for the 2022 Frontier Juried Art Show, as listed above.

The curators for this art show have been Hans Arnold and Shannon McIsaac.

We hope you enjoy!