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Waterside Open 2014

Waterside Open 2014 will showcase a wide range of high quality and contemporary art, craft and design from established and emerging artists, designers and makers from the North West and across the UK. Work can be submitted in the following mediums - 2D & 3D visual arts, craft, design, photography, print making, textiles, furniture, sculpture, installation, ceramics, glass, jewellery and digital media. (Sorry no live/performance art)

Submission Dates

Thursday 16, 3-7pm, Saturday 18, 10am-5pm & Sunday 19 January 1-4pm. £7 per work (3 max)

The work will be chosen by a prestigious panel of selectors-

Phil Griffin (Writer & Curator), Rachael Howard (Textile Artist), Jenny Waterson (Curator, Waterside Arts Centre)

The exhibition will be curated by Kelda Savage

A variety of prizes will be awarded and prize-winners will be announced at a special preview event on Friday 7 February 2014. Visitors to the exhibition also have a chance to vote for their favourite piece of artwork in the Visitors Choice Award.

Please click here to download entry form.

Please click here to download full terms and conditions.

All work submitted must follow the terms of conditions of entry or it will not be accepted.

To prepare work for entry, work must be labelled and mirror plated. See terms and conditions doccument for details.

Mirror plates will be available on dates of submission for £1.