Federation Gallery


The 8th Annual International Representational Show

October 10th - October 29th 2017





The Annual international Representational Show, "AIRS" is an open call to living artists worldwide to compete in representational arts excellence. AIRS is an open, international, juried exhibition of representational or semi representational original paintings, prints and drawings. Artists can submit pieces of any subject matter including portraits, figures, still life, floral, landscape, interiors and wildlife. Work must retain semblance to reality while maintaining the subjective interpretation of the artist. 




Grand First Place Prize

$2,000 CA

Best Figurative / Portrait Award

$300 CA

Best Landscape / Urbanscape Award

$300 CA

Best Still Life

$300 CA


2017 Jurors

Ellen Van Eijnsbergen - Director and Curator of the Burnaby Art Gallery

David Wilson - Contemporary Canadian Artist

Gerry Thompson - Senior Signature FCA Member



View the AIRS 2016 Exhibition

View the AIRS 2015 Exhibition

View the AIRS 2014 Exhibition

View the AIRS 2013 Exhibition

View the AIRS 2012 Exhibition

View the AIRS 2011 Exhibition