Spring - Open Call

Deadline: 04/04/2023

Venue: Open Gallery  |  City: Halifax  |  Region: West Yorkshire  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Open Gallery

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The Open Gallery is looking for artworks on the theme of 'Spring' for an exhibition in May 2023. Spring exhibition provides artists with a great opportunity to get greater exposure by exhibiting their work at the Open Gallery in front of a new audience. There will be a £50 prize for the People's favourite artist.

The Open Gallery is looking for artists to display 2D and 3D artworks in our Gallery space in Halifax. The gallery is open Tuesday - Saturday 11 am - 4 pm. The exhibition will run from 4th May - 24th May 2023.

Artists are invited to produce and submit original work on the theme of 'Spring'.

We will accept artwork from any individual artist who lives/works in the UK and will be able to deliver and pick up their artwork to/from the gallery.

Any two-dimensional and 3D artwork can be submitted through curatorspace.com, the work can be in any media: painting, sculpture, photography, jewellery, artists' books, mixed media etc, on the theme of 'Spring'.

To Apply:

  • Free to apply. If accepted there will be a participation fee of £35 per artist.  
  • Provide a short description  of your work (250 words maximum) and how is connected to the theme 'Spring’. It will be published in  the art catalogue.
  • Price (if you would like to sell it), if your work is not for sale, please state NFS.
  • Size measurements, if work is framed then the size of the frame in cm.
  • Two artworks.

The work can be offered for sale during the exhibition, there will be a commission charge of 20% of the sale price of each piece of art, to cover the admin costs.

If accepted, your work will be exhibited in the  Gallery space, on the Open Gallery's website, and social media channels and will be published in the art catalogue.

By taking part in the Exhibition you agree that your images can be used for any publicity material (social media and/or printed matter like flyers or posters, etc).

There will be a £50 prize for the winner of People's choice. 

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Who is eligible for this opportunity?
Any UK based artist.
When is the deadline?
4th April 2023 at 23:59.
How many works can I submit?
When is the delivery date?
5 - 6 April and 14 - 26 April 2023
How much does it cost?
Nothing to submit and £35 participation fee per artist, if your art is accepted.
Is there a private view / opening?
Yes. Is on 4th May at 5pm - 7pm.
What are the exhibition opening hours?
Tuesday - Saturday at 11am - 4pm.
Does the location have disabled access?
No, but you could call the gallery if you will require some help with coming up the stairs.
What happens if my proposal is chosen?
We will notify you by 5th April 2023.

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