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JUNE 2021 a selection of talented artists from recent submissions will be curated into a group exhibition.



The Exhibition will be held at the Elaine Fleck Gallery this June, 2021 with an opening reception.

Each artist selected will exhibit one 60 x 40 inch artwork or two 40 x 30 inch artworks for the duration of the exhibition.

Each artist selected will be promoted on our website and to our mailing list of over 4,000 art patrons. The promotion will include each artist's name, a curated artwork with media, dimensions and year, along with a brief artist statement.

The Exhibition will also be promoted through the Elaine Fleck Gallery's Youtube channel, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter feeds.

The Elaine Fleck Gallery represents some of Canada’s highest selling artists, Many of these artists started with a submission to a Fleck Fine Art Exhibition.

Mike Rachlis submitted his work to Elaine Fleck through a portfolio review in early 2020. Mike was accepted into the March Fleck Fine Art Exhibition, several of Mike's paintings were sold through the gallery. It was made clear that there was great interest in his work. Mike had his first Solo Exhibition in July 2020 at the Elaine Fleck Gallery and another Solo exhibition is scheduled for April  2021. We have recently sold Mike Rachlis paintings to collectors in Ontario, NYC, LA, Texas, New Orleans and Paris.

Melissa Tseng after participating in the "EMERGING" exhibition has had several of her series exhibited at the Elaine Fleck Gallery. Elaine Fleck curated Melissa's artwork onto the hugely popular TV series, The Hand Maid's Tale. Recently Elaine Fleck sold an incredible six panel, 9 x 6 foot commissioned artwork by Melissa. 

Brandon Steen took seriously Elaine Fleck’s advice and mentorship. Brandon submitted to the "EMERGING" exhibition and has gone on to be one of the Gallery’s top-selling artists with sell-out shows, highly sought after commissions and an impressive list of clients. In April 2019 the Gallery exhibit Steen's 3rd SOLO Show titled "Waking Up", and in September and October 2019 the Elaine Fleck Gallery presented Steen's 4th SOLO Exhibition "Toronto Saints" at the Evergreen Brick Works. In 2020 Brandon painted his Toronto "Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner" series of Toronto Diners for the Elaine Fleck Gallery. This September we are very excited to be featuring Steen's 5th solo exhibition 
GHOST TOWN, twenty twenty in twenty paintings

Bill Hornbostel submitted to the Fleck Fine Art Exhibition in 2016, and was placed into group exhibitions at the Elaine Fleck Gallery in 2017. Bill's production and sales were strong. Since September 2017 Bill has been represented by the Elaine Fleck Gallery and has produced and exhibited four photography series at the gallery in the past four years. Bill's work was recently featured on the Netflix series Spinning Out.

Tod Lawson submitted to the March 2020 Fleck Fine Art exhibition. His technical expertise, unique stories and style caught Elaine's attention. He was taken on for representation, scheduled into group shows with strong sales and this July we have scheduled Todd's solo exhibition "Visitors".

The Elaine Fleck Gallery is interested in the works of art by emerging artists.

How to submit: 

In Person: Independent and emerging artists may submit through a portfolio review with the gallery owner, curator, and art dealer Elaine Fleck. Portfolio reviews are scheduled and generally last up to an hour. You are required to bring at least one piece suitable for an exhibition, the rest can be viewed in a portfolio or digitally or from a website. There is a $30.00 portfolio review fee payable at the time of your appointment. Aside from being considered for a "Fleck Fine Art" Exhibition, portfolio reviews are an excellent opportunity for emerging / independent artists to benefit from the advice of an art industry leader. 

By Email: Email the following information (or your website if it contains all of the following info) to the Director, Gary Ray Rush at
It must include:  
  • Artist statement
  • Art media 
  • Up to ten images (If you have several styles or bodies of work, up to ten images from each) at 300 ppi 10 inches longest side.
  • Title of each artwork
  • Dimensions of each artwork in inches
  • Education, training or experience
  • Exhibition history 
  • Contact information 
If submitting by email, you must also include a $30.00 administration fee or your submission will not be viewed. Pay through our website here Pay Administration Fee.

Each artist submission will be acknowledged and the artists selected for the FLECK FINE ART EXHIBITION will be notified.

The total publishing, distribution & exhibition cost to each artist selected is $500.00 plus 13% HST.

We look forward to receiving your submission. 
Gary Ray Rush,
Elaine Fleck Gallery