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1-2 St Piran's Parade

Perranporth, Cornwall, TR6 0BL

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OPEN CALL 2020

 

Open Call to recent graduates for the opportunity to exhibit work in a commercial mixed show of selected artists at Far & Wild during Open Studios week 21st– 31st May 2020.

 

We welcome submissions from artists living and working in Cornwall studying on, or who have completed within the last five years, an arts, design or creative degree or accredited teaching course in the South West, including the year-long programmes at St. Ives School of Art and The Newlyn School of Art.

 

We aim to give a platform for talented emerging artists to exhibit their work in a commercial gallery setting during Open Studios week.

 

We particularly welcome submissions from previous or current students of Falmouth College of Art, Penwith College, Truro College, Plymouth College of Art, St. Ives School of Painting and The Newlyn School of Art.

 

We welcome work in any media which can be exhibited in a gallery setting.

 

Confirmed Judging Panel:

Alicia Livingstone, Curator, Far & Wild

Kerry Harding, artist & tutor at St. Ives School of Painting

Henrietta Dubrey, artist

 

HOW TO ENTER

To submit your work all you have to do is post on Instagram and email us an artist’s biography or a short paragraph about your practice:

 

  1. Hashtag #farandwildopencall

  2. Tag @farandwildgallery in the description

  3. Follow us (we may need to message you on Instagram)

  4. Email us an artist’s biography or a short paragraph (up to 200 words) about your practice to opencall@farandwildliving.co.uk

 

Submissions open on 6th January 2020 and run until midnight 21st March 2020.

 

The winners will be announced on social media throughout April. We’ll be reposting our favourites along the way so watch our Instagram and Facebook feeds for updates.

 

DETAILS

 

What

 

The Far & Wild Gallery Open Call is a competition to exhibit artwork in a commercial gallery. It aims to give a platform to talented emerging artists living or working in Cornwall studying in, or who have recently graduated or studied in, the South West. 

 

When

 

Submissions for the Far & Wild Open Call are open from 6th January 2020 until midnight 21st March 2020. Any files submitted after this time will not be accepted. 

 

The Far & Wild Open Call will culminate with a group exhibition for the winners, opening at our Perranporth gallery with a private view on Thursday 21st May 2020 from 6 –8pm. The exhibition will be open to the public till the 31st May. Please note daily exhibition is open Monday – Saturday 11am – 5pm.

 

Who

The Far & Wild Open Call is open to artists working in any media. This includes paintings, photography, ceramics, textiles, sculpture, jewellery and many others. The open call is open to any artist living or working in Cornwall studying on, or who has completed an arts, design or creative degree or accredited teaching course within the last five years in the south west, including the year-long teaching or mentoring programme at St. Ives School of Art and The Newlyn School of Art.

 

How

To submit your work all you have to do is post on Instagram and email us an artist’s biography or a short paragraph about your practice:

 

  1. Hashtag #farandwildopencall

  2. Tag @farandwildgallery in the description

  3. Follow us (we may need to message you on Instagram)

  4. Email us an artist’s biography or a short paragraph (up to 200 words) about your practice to opencall@farandwildliving.co.uk

 

Submissions open on 1st January 2020 until midnight 21st March 2020. 

 

The winners will be announced on social media throughout April. We’ll be reposting our favourites along the way so watch our Instagram and Facebook feeds for updates. 

 

 

 

Far & Wild Gallery Open Call 2020 – Terms and Conditions

 

  1. Submission to the Far & Wild Open Call is free of charge.

  2. All works selected for the Far & Wild Gallery Open Call Exhibition will be available for sale.

2.1 Works will be sold for a 50/50 split of the total profit.

  1. Each entrant is permitted to submit a maximum of 5 images.

  2. For your submission to be eligible, you must:

    1. Hashtag the post with #farandwildopencall

    2. Tag @farandwildgallery

    3. Follow @farandwildgallery (this is so we can contact you through Instagram messenger if needed)

    4. Email an artist’s biography or a short paragraph about your practice (up to 200 words) to opencall@farandwildliving.co.uk

  3. The competition is open to applicants who are currently living or working in Cornwall and who are studying on or have recently (within five years) completed an arts, design or creative degree or accredited course in the South West or completed the one year teaching or mentoring course at St Ives School of Painting or Newlyn School of Art.

5.1 The South West, as defined by Arts Council England, includes: Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire and Somerset, Bath & North East Somerset, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly, Isle of Wight, North Somerset, Plymouth, Poole, Portsmouth, South Gloucestershire, Southampton, Swindon, Torbay and Wiltshire.

  1. The Far & Wild Gallery Open Call is open to all forms of art that can be exhibited in our gallery space.

  2. We will be sharing our favourite submissions during the open call period and in the run up to the exhibition on our social media platforms. By submitting artwork to the Far & Wild Open Call you give permission for your work to be shared by Far & Wild on social media. Full credit and links to artist profiles will be given where possible. 

  3. Copyright for submitted images remains with the artist at all times.

  4. By entering work into the Far & Wild Open Call you give permission, if selected, to have your work exhibited in the group exhibition in May 2020.

  5. Work selected must be available for hanging from 14th May and delivered to the gallery. Work must be available for sale until the 30th June and collected from the gallery on the agreed date. 

  6. By entering work into the Far & Wild Open Call you give permission for your artwork to be published on the Far & Wild Gallery website and for publicity surrounding the event.