Art in the City

Exhibition Details

Art in the City
Open Art Competition 2019 at Gloucester Cathedral

A city filled with art

Art In The City is invites artists to submit their best work to our Open Art Exhibition in the beautiful and historic Gloucester Cathedral. There will be two selections, the first will be consist of 250 pieces which the final 100 will be chosen from, to be hung in our exhibit. In the final exhibit reputable artists will judge the work and award: • Winner £1000 • Runner up £500 • Student (Under 18) £250 Please check entry information before entering, there is a size restriction in place.

Entry Deadline: 20 July 2019 Midnight

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Key Dates

Artist Entry Dates
Open for Entry:
Entry Deadline Date: 20th July
Entry Deadline Time: Midnight

Selection Dates

(Online selection)
Initial Selection Deadline: 26th July
Initial Selection Deadline Notification: 29th July
Artwork Delivery: Delivered by 2nd August 2019

Final Selection Deadline: 2nd August
Final Selection Deadline Notification: 2nd August
Artwork Collection Unselected Work: 5th August

Exhibition Dates
Exhibition Open to Public: 13th August
Collection of unsold work: 5th September


Entry Pricing

Standard Prices
Maximum Artwork Entries: 3
First or Single Entry Price: £10
Additional Entries: £10 per artwork up to 3 artworks.

Concession Price for Artists Under 18
Free Entry
Maximum Artwork Entries: 3

Exhibition Entry Information

General Information
The exhibition will be held at Goucester Cathedral, 12 College Green, GL1 2LX

Submissions of work are invited from visual artists working in any medium...

Artwork must not be over 100cm in any direction.

Submission Procedure
Submission is by online entry only. Please click on the link from our website and follow the instructions...

Work selected for exhibition will be can be for sale. Commission is charged at 20% by the gallery. It will be assumed that the sale price includes the cost of any frame and our commission. Please allow for these points when pricing your work. Prices should include VAT if applicable. If you are VAT registered, please provide a VAT number in the box provided. 

All communication will be by email or via the online login process. Applicants will be required to login to see if they have been preselected and will be asked to download and print their application details to be delivered with the artwork. Failure to do so could result in work being withdrawn from the exhibition. 

The Selection Committee will select the works for the exhibition. The Selectors will consider all correctly completed submissions. The decision of the Selectors on all matters is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

Artists are responsible for insuring their own work. All works accepted for exhibition will be displayed entirely at the artists' risk and organisers and the gallery will not accept liability for loss or damage occurring during the exhibition.

Delivery and Collection
Artists are responsible for the delivery and collection of their work at the Gallery. All packaging materials must be removed after delivery (no gallery storage is available for this) and brought back at collection. If you are applying from overseas, please consider how you will get your work to and from the exhibition at the required times.
Work not collected at the stated times will be subject to a daily charge of £10 and will be disposed of after one week. 

Artists are responsible for downloading and affixing the appropriate labels for identifying their work.

By submitting to the exhibition you are deemed to accept and agree to the following:
The decision of the Selectors on all matters Is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
I understand that The Organisers reserves the right to make such changes to the exhibition arrangements and these Terms & Conditions as may be deemed necessary by circumstances.
I authorise The Organisers To process, store, and utilise the data in my submission and agree that, if selected for exhibition, images of my work can be freely used by The Organisers, The Gallery and associated organisations for promotional and publicity purposes.
All information provided by me is true and accurate and that the work submitted is wholly of my own creation.
I have read and understood these terms and conditions and by submitting this application I accept and agree to observe all the Terms And Conditions therein.

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