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Herefordshire Open and Young Open Exhibitions 2019

Entry Criteria and Conditions

Supported by h.Art and Apple Store Gallery, Framework Herefordshire* will be organising an exhibition of artworks by local artists from 6th September to 4th October at The Courtyard Arts Centre in Hereford. There will be a Private View on Thursday 5th September, 6 to 8pm.

Invitations to submit will be extended to artists living, working or studying in Herefordshire and entries will be by selection. Each selected artist will be able to show up to three pieces in a maximum wall space of 1.5 metres wide or equivalent for 3D works.

Submissions will be made initially online or by post and we reserve the right to see original work as part of the selection process.

The charge for submission to the Open will be £10 for one item and £20 for two/three.
The charge for the Young Open will be £5 for one item and £10 for two/three.
Work sold during the exhibition will be subject to a 30% commission charge/VAT

Artists submitting for the Young Open must be under 30 years of age at submission and within two years of starting their practice.

Invitations to submit will close on 10th May 2019.

Judging and selection will be held during late May 2019 and the list of exhibitors finalised by the end of June. The judging panel will include Anne de Charmant, Director of Meadow Arts and members of Framework Herefordshire.

Delivery of work and hanging will be on Monday 2nd September. Collection of work will be on Monday 7th October. Submitting artists will need to be available for delivery and collection on the respective dates or make alternative suitable arrangements with Marion Campbell of Apple Store Gallery.

Subject to sponsorship, prizes will be awarded for the ‘best in show’ for the Open and Young Open and a visitor selection. Details will be available shortly.

For further details and submission forms, please contact Marion Campbell on 01432 263937 or email

*Framework Herefordshire is a support network for emerging artists in Herefordshire. It aims to help early career artists to acquire skills in curating and organising exhibitions of their own and other artists’ work.

Marion Campbell
Apple Store Gallery
Unit 1, Rockfield Road, Hereford, HR1 2UA
01432 263937