Visual Arts

We are happy to announce our 2023 partnership with The Definitely Superior Art Gallery
The festival will be held at 115 Cumberland St N, Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4K8. September 7-10 2023.  
The festival will feature films of all genres from Northwestern Ontario, Canada and Internationally. There will be concerts, performance art, and a visual art exhibition, Q&As and discussions with the artists to share knowledge, ideas, and experiences.

Call for Submissions

Submissions are Open! Submissions will open in August 18-21 2023.


Call For Submissions
18th Aug 2023 – 21st Aug 2023
45+ Regional Contemporary Multidisciplinary Artists
Gala Opening Reception: Fri. Sept.01 @ 7pm-11pm

Art Drop Off Dates: August 18-21 2023

Definitely Superior Art Gallery + Vox Popular Media Arts Festival have joined forces to co-present 3 new exhibitions, regional | national | International and more…delving into the visually dynamic contemporary world of art.

Elucidate: [to make clear from confusion or ambiguity, more comprehensible, illuminate] Elucidate, the theme for our 35th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, is an open regional call for entry format and is designed with the following objective in mind: that local/regional professional emerging/established artists are given an opportunity

to consider the relevance of the concept of Elucidate in terms of their own experiences,
interpretations and relationships to current contemporary art practice.

Call for submission drop off dates: August 18-21 at Definitely Superior Art Gallery. Artists are invited to submit up to two artworks for their participation. Please join us for a huge and swishy spectacle of a Gala Opening Reception with Art-Music-Performance Refreshments. It all starts Friday September 1@7PM. Gallery 1+2

Thunder Bay Airport- Artist Spotlight

We are so happy to feature local artist Nathan Cross at the Thunder Bay Airport!

Nathan Cross is a recent graduate from Lakehead University, Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (HBFA). His artwork has received multiple awards for artwork displayed at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery as well as multiple showings at Definitely Superior Art Gallery (DefSup). He explores a variety of mediums, including ceramics, sculpture, drawing, printmaking and painting.

“Fascinated with the world around me, and inspired by social issues such as mental health, and addiction. I aspire to be a recognizable and renowned artist, and to help inspire others to follow their passions and dreams.” – Nathan Cross