Open Art Competition 2022
Mon April 18 @ 8:00 am - Fri August 26 @ 8:00 pm BST
Our annual open art competition is open to any artist, in any medium including painting, sculpture, drawing, textiles, ceramics & printmaking.
We have new prize categories, prizes, sponsors and judges in 2022.
- Main prize £1000 (any medium) sponsored by Wychavon District Council
- Painting in Oils or Acrylics Prize £500 sponsored by Priory Gallery
- Watercolour Prize £500 sponsored by John Noott Galleries
- Outdoor Sculpture Prize £500 sponsored by Broadway Tower
- Local Artist Prize of a 2 week exhibition sponsored by Eaton Fine Art in Solihull*
- Visitor’s Choice Prize £500 sponsored by Broadway Museum & Art Gallery
We have a panel of esteemed judges, including category judges from the sponsors. Find out more about our 2022 judges
Artists’ work that is selected for the final judging stage will form an exclusive selling exhibition from 30th September – 9th October 2022 at the stunning Bretforton Theatrebarn in the beautiful, light buildings surrounding the garden courtyard, open daily from 12 noon to 4pm. Entry to the exhibition is free with no need to book. Outdoor sculpture will be displayed in the lawned garden courtyard.
The main entry deadline is 8pm 19th August 2022.
Late entry deadline 8pm 26th August 2022. We understand some of you need a little extra time!
We are launching a new online entry process this year (click the button below). All entries must be received through the website. We no longer accept entries by email or post.
Visit the competition web page for all the terms and to enter