What Is Art lll | Open Call

Deadline: 02/11/2021  |  Published: 10/10/2021  |  Venue: What Is Art lll  |  City: London  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Boomer Gallery

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What Is Art, What Makes It Valuable? While some artists take a very traditional approach to art, others take risks into the unknown and there has always been a constant debate about 'What Is Art' and what makes it valuable.

In contemporary world success can be seen in both approaches, great examples are Damien Hirst and David Hockney, two of the worlds most famous and richest artists and yet with such a different approach to contemporary art. 

The purpose of this exhibition is to create a dialogue between different approaches to contemporary art and to demonstrate that either way can be successful. 

This exhibition will take place at our newly opened space. The new space is located in Tower bridge, one of most iconic places in the world and the most visited place in the whole UK. 

The space is nestled between modern and classic London icons: The Shard 4 minutes away, Tower Bridge 1 minute away, London Bridge 2 minutes away. 

With a blend of traditional Victorian brick walls and a central private bar just for our audience, the space is unique in the whole city of London. 

There are no subject restrictions just a couple of guidelines. 

Submission Guidelines- Please read carefully.

To apply simply send us 3 images of your work (3 different works) Title_ Size_ Medium_ Price and a short bio, no more than 150 words. 

Eligible media but not limited: 

painting | sculpture | photography | digital art | Installation | video | prints | textile | illustrations | etc

To make a submission is absolutely free but we do charge a £165 fee for each  participating artist as we only charge 15% sales commission and that includes: 

printed catalogs | admin | graphic designer | champagne | caviar | professional photographer | hostess | security | bartender

Important dates: 

- the open call will run until 02 November. 

- artworks delivery date is 11 November. 

- the exhibition will run from 12 November until 18 November with a private view on 12 November- 6:00 to 9:00 pm at our gallery space in Tower Bridge London. 

Alternatives. 

We had a lot of enquires from foreign artists to exhibit with us but sometimes shipping the work to London in time might be a bit difficult in this challenging period, that’s why we’ve come up with an alternative! If you are one of the accepted artist and you find it hard to ship your work to us, you can send us photos of your work and we can print and frame it for you at no additional cost. 

We have 3 available sizes for the frame: 

  1. 32/32 cm
  2. 30/40 cm 
  3. 40/50 cm 


Event. 

This will be a physical event and it will take place in our new gallery space in Tower Bridge- London. 

Beverage.

Champagne, Cocktails and Beluga caviar. 

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