Image of The Palette by Leszek Blyszczynski

Submissions invited for artsdepot Open 2017

Published: Thu 9 Mar 2017

artsdepot is passionate about art and artists and our annual artsdepot Open exhibition is a celebration of creativity. Emerging and established artists from Barnet, London and the rest of the UK are invited to apply for a chance to have their work displayed at artsdepot in our Apthorp Gallery. This exhibition is a great opportunity for our audiences to experience and buy a wide range of diverse and exciting artwork. Prizes will be awarded as follows:

artsdepot Open Prize (Barnet): A first prize of £750 and a second prize of £250 will be awarded for the two most distinguished works by artists currently living, studying or working in the London Borough of Barnet.

artsdepot Open Prize (General): Now in its second year, this prize is open to all artists who do not live, work or study in the London Borough of Barnet. A prize of £500 will be awarded for the distinguished artwork selected as best representing artsdepot’s passion for creativity and originality by our prestigious panel of arts professionals.

Young Artist Prize: This is awarded to an artist aged 13 - 19 years old and is open to all young artists eager to experience having work displayed in a professional gallery setting.

To submit work:
Download the Submission Form and Terms & Conditions, these can be found in the 'Download' section on this page. These documents are also available from our Box Office between 10am - 4pm, Monday to Saturday.

Submission fee: £10 per work for adults, £3 per work for Young Artists, with a maximum of three submissions per artist. All proceeds go towards supporting artsdepot’s programme of free gallery exhibitions.

To pay your submission fee(s) online click here.
Alternatively please call the Box Office on 020 8369 5454 or visit us in person.
You will be given an order number which should be added to your Submission Form.

Completed Submission Forms and supporting information should be emailed to or posted to: artsdepot Open 2017, artsdepot, 5 Nether Street, London, N12 0GA

Deadline for submissions: Monday 12 June 2017, 10am

Exhibition dates: Thursday 27 July – Friday 1 September 2017

If you have not heard anything regarding your submission by 6pm on Friday 23 June then unfortunately you have not been successful. Please note that we are unable to give feedback about unsuccessful submissions.

Image: Leszek Blyszczynski, The Palette, 2016

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