18 May — 10 June 2017
Rupert Cordeux ARBSA
Sleeping Knights, Watercolour
With a £1,000 cash top prize, this annual exhibition attracts creative talent from across the country!
Prizes, donors and key dates for entering the exhibition will be available shortly.
Free associated events
Previous Prize winner, Gabrielle Roberts-Dalton ARBSA will be demonstrating her creative practice on Saturday 20 May.
Jo Naden RBSA will be showing us how to make your own medals on Saturday 10 June.
Buy the art you love
We also offer an interest-free loan* on purchases to the value of £100 - £2,000 through Arts Council England’s ‘Own Art’ scheme. Enquire at the Gallery or click here for details. * Representative 0% APR.
Call for entries - How to enter (NOW CLOSED)
Click the link on the top right to download the application pack or send a SAE to the gallery. Please use Adobe® Reader® (free software) if completing the application pack on a computer.
This exhibition is open to all artists working in all media*. Works including jewellery, ceramics and textiles as well as drawing, painting and printmaking are all welcome entries.
Deadline to enter
Entry form, digital file(s) of the artwork(s) entered and entry fee must be received by 4pm on Wednesday 29 March.
Prizes and Selection Panel
All the digital files of the works entered will be independently judged. The selection is based on the panel’s assessment of the quality and interest of each work.
This year’s exhibition and prizes will be selected by Professor Ken Howard OBE, RA, Hon. RBSA.
Prizes for the 2017 Prize exhibition include:
• GMC First Prize - £1,000 cash.
• Harris Moore Canvas Prize - £200 voucher.
• Great Art Prize - £100 voucher.
• Rosemary & Co Prize - £100 brush voucher.
• Tim Dabson Consulting Prize for 3D work - £100 cash.
• St Cuthbert’s Mill Paper Prize - £80 worth of paper.
• Ken Bromley Art Supplies Prize - £40 voucher.
• Jackson Art Prize - £30 voucher.
Paying your entry fee online
Using your card details or your PayPal account please choose from the drop down menu below then click the red button.
Troubleshooting download problems
Downloading files involves many variables and these may cause various problems. If you experience any issue when downloading the application pack please check the following to help you resolve the problem:
+ Is the latest (free) version of Adobe® Reader® installed on your computer?
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If you are still unable to download the application pack after checking the above, please try to right click the link and choose 'Save link as'.
If none of the above enables you to download the application pack, please click here to contact us and we will be happy to send it to you via email.
* Except photography
Galleries 1 & 2
18 May — 10 June 2017
This annual exhibition attracts creative talent from across the country.