The online entry portal for Open Up North 2014 is now open. Open Up North is an art competition run by the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal which is open to both professional and non-professional artists from the north of England and will culminate in a multi-venue exhibition across Kendal from 31st May – 27th July with a prize fund in excess of £2000. Continue reading
Artist? Musician? Author or Poet? Fire eating, belly dancer who rides a unicycle? This is your opportunity to showcase your work in Lovely Lytham! The Lytham Arts Festival is funded through the High Street Innovation Fund giving artists the opportunity to perform or exhibit within the main shopping areas of Lytham – inside the shops, in the shop windows, in the streets and central buildings. Continue reading
Since Oxheys Mill Studios was set up in May 2011, it has endeavoured to offer a vibrant programme of exhibitions, projects, installations, residencies, workshops, music and performance events. Our Winter open exhibition has proved very popular so it is back again this year – we do hope you will join us.
After two successful days of submissions for this years’ LAN Open exhibition, we are already set to have a great show and there is still one more day to go. If you haven’t entered yet – this is your last chance! Submissions to Oxheys Mill Studios in Preston tomorrow, Sunday 18th August 11am-4pm. For full details on how to submit and an entry form, please just download and read LAN Exhibition-T&Cs 2013. Continue reading
Submissions of up to 5 pieces of visual art or written work, with the first piece free for LAN members, are invited for the 2013 LAN Open. All work to be delivered to Oxheys Mill Studios in Preston on Friday 16th, Saturday 17th or Sunday 18th August between 11am-4pm. For full details and an Entry Form download LAN Exhibition-T&Cs 2013. Performance and music artists email a proposal to Korova by 4pm on Sunday 18th August, details and entry form downloadLAN Exhibition-Performers T&Cs 2013.
The Bankley Open Call 2013 is our first annual open exhibition inviting contemporary artists of any age or experience living within the UK, and working in any 2D media, video, or sculpture, to participate and be in with a chance of winning our first prize of £500 and a solo show at Bankley Gallery next year. Continue reading
After the success of last years’ Open exhibition, we were keen to hold another. Oxheys Mill Studios have kindly agreed to host in their fabulous Project Space again but we have also arranged with the new Korova Arts Cafe in Preston for some additional exhibition space. This will increase exposure and provide more opportunities for sales. The Private View event will be held at Oxheys on 22nd August, with another event held at Korova on Saturday 24th August. LAN Flyer
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Fieldwork is dedicated to publishing innovative work in contemporary photographic research. The journal is a forum for practitioners, writers and theorists to explore ideas and debates motivating new photographic work and new photographic thinking. Continue reading
We are seeking to launch an architecture competition across three age groups. With the winners of this competition being exhibited and a history of LRFS, we would also like to exhibit art works and photography donated to us by artists. Continue reading
This summer will see the first Python Arts Festival held at all four Python Galleries across the North East and North West of England from the 20 July to the 3 August 2013. The exhibition is open to all artists in the North East and North West whether professional, amateur or student. Continue reading