Ones to Watch 2018

Deadline: 21/01/2018  |  Published: 15/11/2017  |  City: Leeds  |  Region: West Yorkshire  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Sunny Bank Mills

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Ones to Watch; our annual exhibition for Yorkshire based emerging artists currently studying or 2017 graduates is back! This will be our 5th exhibition. In the last 4 years over 150 emerging artists in all disciplines including film, dance, jewellery making , textiles and of course fine art have had the opportunity to exhibit in a professional setting. Many have sold work and/or gone on to be stocked in the Gallery. Please submit your work to be considered for Sunny Bank Mills fifth annual Ones To Watch exhibition! EXTENDED DEADLINE - 21ST JANUARY

We are looking for emerging talent from across Yorkshire in any creative discipline for our fifth annual Ones to Watch exhibition.

Previous exhibitors, apart from putting on an amazing exhibition:

  • earned cash prizes (we will have a number of prizes available this year)
  • sold their work (and a number continue to be stocked by us)
  • used the information on their CV’s to obtain other commissions and exhibitions
  • networked with other creative practitioners

Students in any creative discipline from across Yorkshire who are currently studying or one year post qualification (must be a 2017 graduate to be eligible). Or current students or 2017 graduates originally from or currently residing in Yorkshire.

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery
LS28 5UJ

Mid –way between Leeds and Bradford; 3,000 square feet of light airy exhibition and performance space in this former worsted mill which is also home to a number of creative businesses including graphic designers, commercial photographers, and p r managers.

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2nd March – 15th April 2018

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Who is eligible for this opportunity?
Yorkshire based students currently studying any creative discipline, or 2017 graduates. You can also apply if you are a current student or 2017 graduate originally from, or currently residing in Yorkshire.
When is the deadline?
21st January
How many works can I submit?
You can upload up to 6 images, or submit a proposal for new work.
When is the delivery date?
26th February 2018
When do I need to collect my work?
Week commencing 16th April
Is there a private view / opening?
Yes - private view will be Friday 2nd March 6-9pm
What are the exhibition opening hours?
March 3rd - Sunday 15th April
Tuesday - Saturday 10-4pm
Sundays 11-3pm
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