Applications are now open for artists to submit works for consideration for the 2020 ForM Sculpture Exhibition. This outdoor sculpture exhibition takes place in June at Bangor Castle Walled Garden, Co. Down from Monday 1 – Tuesday 30 June 2020
Artists are invited to propose site specific works, or work that responds to the environment of Bangor Castle Walled Garden. June 2019 saw the largest ForM Sculpture Exhibition with 42 fantastic sculptures exhibited throughout the garden from artists across Ireland participating.
This year ForM Sculpture are pleased to offer two awards to selected artists.
- Panel Vote Award: £200 worth of artist materials of your choice (Panel will consist of invited professionals from the Visual Arts/Crafts sectors and stakeholders)
- Public Vote Award: £200 worth of artist materials of your choice
There will be two site visits for artists to choose to attend to aid with their planning of work before the application deadline:
• Thursday 19 December, 1pm
• Tuesday 28 January, 1pm
Registration to attend a site visit is essential. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 028 9181 0803.
To submit a proposal visit: engage.ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk/crafts/form-sculpture-exhibition-2020-application-form
The deadline for submissions is: Monday 3 February 2020, 12noon
Please note: There is no artist fee or production budget provided to artists. No commission fee will be applied to any work sold during the exhibition. Artists are responsible for delivery of artworks to the Walled Garden and for installation of artwork. Artists will be required to provide proof of suitable public and products liability insurance. Installation and removal of work will take place only on the allocated dates.
Image: Conversations in the Gloaming by Barry Linnane