The popular biennial art competition returns for 2017.
Artists of all ages and experience are invited to enter their work.
We are looking for your own, original wall based artwork, which must have been made in the last 2 years.
Entries are judged by our expert panel, with around 140 being selected for the exhibition.
On the panel for the 2017 Open Exhibition are:
Hannah Obee, Exhibitions Curator, Chatsworth
Geoff Diego Litherland, Artist
Lucy Phillips, Director, Leicester Print Studio
The Harley Prize: £750 and a solo exhibition alongside the next Open Exhibition
Judges Prize: £500 – Sponsored by Welbeck Estates Company
Welbeck Farm Shop Prize: Luxury Hamper
The School of Artisan Prize: A weekend course
Additional prizes may also be awarded.
We will be accepting entries for the 2017 Open Exhibition by digital application only.
Application deadline 5pm, 21 May 2017.
To enter, please click here for the application form.