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Call for Artists

Join Canada’s longest-running contemporary outdoor art fair in July 2022!

Early Bird Deadline: February 28, 2022
Final Application Deadline: March 8, 2022

Choose How You Want to Participate

  • Three days at Nathan Phillips Square + 10-day online fair.
  • 10-day Toronto Online Art Fair at from anywhere in Canada and beyond.

TOAF has been launching artists’ careers and building a trusted discovery platform for the public since 1961. With 130,000 annual visitors to Nathan Phillips Square, 60,000 website visitors, and 1.1 million annual page views, TOAF’s loyal community of art lovers continues to grow.

TOAF created an innovative national showcase and e-commerce platform during the pandemic, resulting in proven traffic, opportunities, and income for our artists that contributed to their economic prosperity and recovery. TOAF’s online platform has become Canada’s fastest-growing career-sustaining art platform.

In-Person & Online Support & Resources

Assistance and troubleshooting for your online artist profile and artwork pages, instructional videos, social media share kit, 200 volunteers to assist you with the logistics at Nathan Phillips Square, secure artwork storage, a comprehensive artist handbook and art fair checklist.

Booth & Online Fair Participation Fees

Onsite Booth & Online Fair
This fee includes participation in-person at Nathan Phillips Square and the online fair.

  • 10×10′ Student Booth: $450
  • 10×10′ Regular Booth: $765
  • 10×10′ Prime Location Booth: $865

Online Fair Only

  • Regular: $165
  • Student: $100

Online fair includes:

  • Listing of 10 artworks for sale/view on TOAF’s proven e-commerce and discovery platform during the 10-day online fair.
  • One-year artist profile on TOAF’s dynamic and high-traffic website.
  • Access to loyal collectors and followers across Canada, the US, and beyond.
  • Showcase opportunities and inclusion in artists highlights, curated collections, digital ads and more.

10% to 15% of online artwork sales will go towards TOAF administration and payment processing costs. Artworks sales are active until December.


  • All prices are listed in Canadian dollars.
  • The prices listed here are subject to confirmation for 2022.
  • TOAF only accepts credit cards, visa debit or prepaid credit cards. Cash will not be accepted under any circumstance.
  • Participation and booth fees are collected upon acceptance in April 2022.

For more information and to apply, visit

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