This year?s Open invites artworks that consider people. The depiction of people by people has been eternal throughout all cultures. From the ancient primitive representations used in ritual and decoration through to recent western traditions of conversational and portrait painting, to contemporary documentary work.
The brief for this year?s exhibition encourages people to submit representations of people of Ipswich be they friends, family, or the famous. Applications will be accepted from artists and non-artists, young and old, insiders and outsiders. All media accepted. Submission by application only, details below.
Application forms with conditions of entry available from the Town Hall Galleries
-Artworks must be received between 13 and 17 January
-There is no age/status limitations for submission
-£5 fee per submission (max. 2 non-refundable)
Below is the link our website and online application form: