Open Exhibition 2017 – War Memorial Art Gallery – Stockport

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We are looking forward to presenting The Stockport Open Exhibition 2017 once again at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery!

It’s going to be an amazing show that really captures the best and most creative of North West artists.

As always there is a call for entries from artists, sculptors, designer makers, photographers, and digital designers to submit the best of their work, and once again we are including the Children’s Open Exhibition section.

You can download a submission pack on our how to submit your work page.

If you have any questions, please call us on 0161 474 4453 or email [email protected]

What we’re looking for

This exciting exhibition invites established and emerging artists to submit work in the following formats:

  • Visual arts
  • Sculpture
  • Textiles
  • Digital media
  • Crafts
  • Photography
  • Print
  • Installation

Submission dates & times

  • Friday 7th July – 2pm – 6pm
  • Saturday 8th July – 10am – 4pm
  • Sunday 9th July – 11am – 4pm

If you would like to submit a piece of artwork to the Open Exhibition please download our Submission Pack below where you will find all of the information you will need.

Stockport Open Exhibition 2017 Submission Pack (PDF) This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology.

Dates for your diary

Preview for Artists & Guests: Saturday 22nd July 1pm – 4.30pm

Exhibition dates: Sunday 23rd July to Saturday 2nd September

People Choice Award Prize Giving: Saturday 2nd September 2pm – 4pm

See artwork from the previous winners here: https://www.stockport.gov.uk/stockport-open-exhibition-2017/previous-winners

Prizes

There will be a prize for the People’s Choice Award in both the Adults and Children’s Open Exhibition Categories.

Michael Hartley-Rose Award

The Award is £100 and 2 one year memberships of Stockport Art Guild. Stockport Art Guild will be presenting the ‘Michael Hartley-Rose Award’ to a Young Artist aged between 17 and 25 . Michael Hartley-Rose was a vital member of Stockport art Guild and it is the wish of his family to promote young artists and Stockport Art Guild in his memory.

The Selection Panel

The Selection panel will be asked to select a diverse range of work, of a high standard to suit a range of visitors. Our selection Panel is made up of the following people: Clare Knox-Bentham, MMU Outreach Paul Brandford, Artist Wendy Momen, Clark Art Gallery



September 02 2017

Details

Date: September 2, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost: £2.5 – £7.5
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Borough Stockport
Age 05 to 10, 11 to 15, 16 to 18, 18 and over (Adult), All ages
Level Intermediate, advanced
Twitter Link https://twitter.com/smbc_museums?lang=en
Event Info Submission Fees apply - Adults £7.50 per piece (Age: 17+), Children £2.50 per piece (Age: 6-16) @SMBC_Museums
Audience Artists, designers, photographers, print-makers, digital media artists

Venue

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery

Wellington Rd South,
Stockport, SK3 8AB United Kingdom

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Phone:

0161 474 4453

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