Oriel Davies Open 2016 (painting) - call for artists

Oriel Davies invites artists and those studying art* to submit entries of new and recent work for the opportunity of being selected for the prestigious Oriel Davies Open. The 2016 Open presents painting as its focus and Oriel Davies seeks submissions from artists exploring the practice and potential of this medium, encouraging diverse interpretations. The resulting selection will feature in an exhibition at Oriel Davies from 16 April - 15 June 2016.

Selection Panel
International artist Clare Woods; Nick Thornton, Head of Fine Art at Amgueddfa-Cymru National Museum Wales, Cardiff; Dr Rebecca Daniels Art Historical Researcher, Catalogue Raisonné of Francis Bacon; Alex Boyd Jones, Curator at Oriel Davies.

Prizes
Overall exhibition Prizewinner: £1000 and offer of a solo show.
Student Prizewinner: £500
People’s Choice Prizewinner £250

Deadline
Midnight Friday 9 October 2015

Application
For full details and entry form, click here.

Enquiries to open2016@orieldavies.org or 01686 625041

*There is no geographical restriction and entry is open both to professional artists and to students (17+) currently training in visual art.