Open Call for Submissions for Carlow Arts Festival + VISUAL Carlow (Submission Fee)

Submission deadline: 10 March 2017, 5 pm

Announcing ART WORKS, the Carlow Arts Festival and VISUAL Carlow, Annual Open Submission and Art Award.
Artists are invited to submit their work in any medium for selection. The 2017 exhibition will be presented entirely in VISUAL Carlow from 7 June – 3 September. All artists will receive an artists fee.

There will be two awards for outstanding work presented: The ART WORKS Hotron Award of €3000 will be presented for the most outstanding work in any medium. The Éigse Hotron Award of €1000 will be presented for work by a recent graduate (2015/2016/2017) selected for the most outstanding work in any medium.

All work submitted must have been completed between 2015 and 2017.
Submitted work must be available for sale.
Film-based work may be submitted as part of the online process (YouTube or Vimeo link).
Work is accepted for exhibition on merit. Copyright of all work is the property of the artist. Carlow Arts Festival and VISUAL, Carlow reserves the right to photograph work for publicity purposes.

Selectors: Eoin Dara, Curator, The Mac Belfast, Emma Lucy O’Brien, Senior Curator VISUAL Carlow.

Please note there is a submission fee of €10 per work to enter.
Apply online here:

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