The Turner House Open Exhibition
August 4 - September 11
The reopening of The Turner House took place on May 20th 2021 and has since had exhibitions of work from a range of contemporary and modern artists including: Quentin Blake, Henri Matisse and Eduardo Paolozzi.
The gallery is operated by Penarth Town Council in partnership with National Museum Wales. The team are currently preparing for their next exhibition: Georgia O’Keeffe: Memories of Drawings which opens on the 23rd of June
The gallery’s annual Open Exhibition call out has been announced.
Artists of all ages and abilities can submit their creations to be exhibited in the gallery from the 4th August to the 11th of September. The exhibition is free to enter, and Locals are invited to submit up to two artworks of any medium and size.
The gallery team said:
“After our first Open Exhibition last year we are so excited to see more of what Penarth has to offer. This exhibition is at the core of what we do here and is a great opportunity for artists of all ages and abilities”
All submissions are subject to a review process by a panel of representatives from Penarth Town Council and Amgueddfa Cymru. The exhibition is gratefully supported by the Vale of Glamorgan’s Strong Communities Grant Fund.
WHO CAN ENTER?
To submit your artwork, you must live or work in Penarth and the surrounding areas. This includes The Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff.
We welcome applications from all ages and abilities
WHAT KIND OF ARTWORK?
Artwork can be in any medium, 2D, 3D or time-based with no restriction in size.
If you work in sound, moving image or performance we may choose to exhibit these works in scheduled evenings parallel to the exhibition.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST ?
It is free to enter your work into the show.
If you choose to make your work available for purchase, please be aware that The Turner House has a commission rate of 30%
HOW MANY WORKS CAN I ENTER?
Artists can submit a maximum of 2 artworks.
PLEASE NOTE: We aim to include as many artists in the exhibition as possible, but your application DOES NOT guarantee that your work will be Included.
8th July: Deadline to apply
4th August: Exhibition opens
12th August: Private View
11th September: Exhibition Closes
Are you hosting an event in the Vale of Glamorgan? Submit your event here.