Open Call for Dorset Sculpture exhibition

Image Credit: 'Seeing Myself Seeing' by Elaine Wilson


Deadline Monday 12 February 2018

Fee None

The Walled Garden is a beautiful three acre landscaped garden in Dorset. We are offering opportunities for sculptors to exhibit existing work alongside invited artists Isla Chaney, Andy Kirkby, Lisa Lindqvist, David Worthington, Kit Benwell, Ian Middleton and internationally acclaimed sculptor John Maine RA. 

The exhibition will launch during Dorset Art Weeks 2018 – the UK's greatest free festival of visual art – and continue over the Summer.

Selected artists will receive help with transportation and installation of work, all work exhibited will be covered by insurance and is monitored daily. The venue has excellent footfall, accessible facilities and on-site cafe serving great Dorset produce.

We encourage artists at any stage of their career to apply – we want to show great artwork in a superb venue to thousands of people.

Artists must be based in the South West and can submit up to three artworks for selection.


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