Open Exhibition & Competition
4 – 15 February 2017
Contemporary Artists are invited to apply to exhibit in the gallery during February 2017. To enter is free but each selected artist will be asked to pay a hanging fee of £20 per piece when they deliver their work.
DEADLINES & DATES
Application deadline: Midnight on Monday 2 January 2017
Selection day: Friday 6 January
Artists informed: Wednesday 11 January
Private view: Friday 3 February 6 – 9pm
PRIZES & AWARDS
We are very happy to announce a first prize of £500 kindly donated by Ingrid Chauvet, art collector, owner and Director of ‘Rise’ Consulting Structural Engineers.
Peoples choice award of Art Materials donated by Bristol Fine Art
Further awards to be announced
Beatrice Haines – Centrespace 2015 Artist is Residence. www.beatricehaines.com
Daphne Wright – International Artist, based in Bristol. Currently showing at Arnolfini, Bristol until December 31.
HOW TO APPLY
All works must be;
Original & for sale. Painting, drawing, photography, print, mixed media, film, & sculptural works will be accepted.
Wall based works should not exceed 100cm x 150cm (including frame) 3D works should be no more than 150cm in height & 100cm wide.
Each artist may submit one or two pieces. Please send 1 good jpeg image per piece, no more than 1mb in size, to Ruth at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please use the following format for your file. surname_title.jpeg
Please include in your email;
Title of Work
Price (including 25% commission)
Email address & contact telephone number
Film entries must be via a link to an appropriate web page or by DVD posted to Centrespace Gallery, 6 Leonard Lane, Bristol, BS1 1EA.
Film artists to supply & install their own equipment if selected
DELIVERY OF WORK
Wednesday 1 February 10 – 4pm to the Chocolate Factory (next door to the Gallery) OR on Thursday 2 February 1 – 3pm. to the Gallery.
All works must be delivered unwrapped. Canvases should have no fixings.
Framed works must have d-rings with cord attached 1/3 down from the top of the frame.
Collection of unsold work
Wednesday 15 February 6 – 8pm
Thursday 16 February 10 – 3pm
Wed & Thurs 10 – 5pm