CALL FOR ENTRIES
This year's Summer Open Exhibition 'Colours of Summer' will be running from Wednesday 16th May to Thursday 7th June and we would like to invite artists and makers across the disciplines to submit work for this. The theme, 'Colours of Summer', can be interpreted however you wish. Our criteria for selection is both quality of work, and how the work will hang together as an exhibition. Please note dates below.
Thursday 3rd May: Final date for submission of entries
Wednesday 9th May: Artists will be informed of selected work
Monday 14th May 10am - 12 midday: Delivery of 2D work to gallery
Tuesday 15th May 10am - 12midday: Delivery of 3D work to gallery
Wednesday 16th May: Exhibition opens
Thursday 7th June: Exhibition closes. Collection of work between 1pm and 3pm
2D artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of wall-hung work. Please send three jpgs, named with your surname and title of work, along with size and price. All wall-hung work must be the original piece - we do not accept giclee reproductions. Giclee reproductions may only be included as browser pieces.
3D artist and makers: We have a range of shelves and plinths and jewellery cabinets. Please send examples of the type of work you plan to show.
We also welcome contemporary media such as video - please discuss any technical requirements with us.
Please send images to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday 3rd May. We will inform you of the gallery's decision by Wednesday 9th May.
Please note it is essential that 2D work is framed/presented to a professional standard, with D-rings no lower than 3" from the top of the frame.
Hanging fees for selected work:
£10 per wall-hung work. £15 per work with a dimension over 50cm.
£30 per plinth/shelf
A huge thank you to all our volunteers who help us in the Upstairs Gallery. It is thanks to you that the gallery has become such a well-established part of the Chilterns art scene over the last six years. We're always keen to hear from people who would like to be involved with the gallery in any way. If you would like to join the team, please come and see us in the gallery or email us email@example.com
Volunteers are also needed at the Open Door. If you enjoy meeting people and would like to be involved in this innovative community project and have a few hours to spare during the week please email
firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01442 874740.
For details of events and workshops for adults and children, go to theopendoorberko.yolasite.com for all the details.
A Contemporary Gallery
for Chiltern Artists
Linear perspectives and abstract observations
Paintings by Emma Franc
Béné Newton - ceramics,
Kate Wilkinson, Dawn Howard, Ann Marshall - jewellery
Ann Brooks - textiles
Margie Harris - lampshades
Tuesday 20th March - Saturday 31st March