The Art Show and Art Show programming is FREE to the public!
Invite yourself, your family, your friends, and even your non-friends and check it out!
VCON’s Art Show features the work of talented artists with science fiction and fantasy. This year the show will be located in an expansive ballroom space between the Vendor Hall and the Main Programming room.
This year we will be holding demonstrations and workshops within the Art Show space! Please check back or check VCON’s schedule for a list of sessions.
Art Show Hours
Friday: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Updated as artists are confirmed
Artist Guest of Honour: Ashley Mackenzie
Demonstrations, Workshops & Meet-ups
VCON Art Show is presenting art demonstration, workshops, and artist meet-ups for all ages, located right in the heart of the Art Show space! Check out the information below for details on some of the sessions and presenters and keep an eye on the VCON Main Schedule for session times.
4-Panel Comic Contest
Audience: all ages
Want to win free stuff? Come by and pick up a Contest sheet during Art Show hours, or download and print a copy of the Contest sheet and draw something funny, something happy, or something thought-provoking! Hand in your entries at the Art Show at any time and they will be put on display there.
Contest closes and all entries must be received at the Art Show before 10:30 AM on Sunday, October 7.
Winners will be chosen and announced in the Art Show at 1:00 PM the same day.
Note that the contest is open to all ages, so please keep your content clean and awesome!
There will also be a workshop in the Art Show for you to work on your comic – please see below and refer to the VCON Main Schedule for the workshop time. Some materials will be provided.
For Art Lovers and Art Buyers
Come and discover local and international talent and discover that perfect piece of artwork for yourself or as a gift for someone else! Unique one-of-a-kind items and prints catering to a wide range of interest will be up for sale.
Direct purchasing (and flexible pickup time), plus silent auction bidding will be in effect!
Please note that a bag check-in will be in effect for large bags and bags without zippers/closures.
Contact artshow [at] vcon [dot] ca with any questions or to be added to the e-mail list for the latest updates.
|Panel (4’x4′ pegboard)||$17.50|
|Table (6′ standard)||$22.50|
|Print Shop Space||FREE with payment for at least one panel or table|
|A commission of 10% will be taken from all sales (from the panels, tables, and print shop).|
If you have any questions, please contact us at artshow [at] vcon [dot] ca