TOW15 call for entries now open
deadline for submissions . 20 February 2015
. online applications must be submitted by midnight 20.2.15 .
. postal applications must be postmarked 20.2.15 .
the open west is an annual open submission exhibition inviting work from national and international artists practising contemporary and conceptual art. Work submitted can include painting, installation, film and sound, textile, photography, ceramics, drawing and print, performance, sculpture, glass, metal and plastics
Proposals for new and site specific works are considered - size limitations are according to available space
Up to 45 artists will be included in the six week exhibition, each with the possibility of showing more than one work
at The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum
exhibition .16 May to 28 June 2015
or download postal entry form
2015 panel - the open west curators Lyn Cluer Coleman and Sarah Goodwin, with artists Neville Gabie and Alastair Gordon
the open west 2015 offers opportunities for artists to participate in an education programme and artist talks
The Curators' Award and the University of Gloucestershire Award will be presented on the night of the private view
TOW is not merely a collection of independent visions, and personalities. It is a complex exhibition, with multiple components, which can offer many surprises to its visitors… what creates TOW’s vitality is the sense of invitation, to explore for the enjoyment of exploration