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Call Out: Pavilion Open Art Exhibition 2016

Following on from the great response we had from last year’s inaugural Open Art Exhibition, we’re thrilled to announce that we are now accepting entries for this year’s Pavilion Open Art Exhibition! Taking place from the 15th April – 11th May, this exhibition welcomes all types of artists, craftspeople, designers, film makers or performers to submit their works. In this second year, the selectors are looking for original and thought provoking work, that challenges or excites to be displayed in the unique setting of Penarth Pier Pavilion.

The Application form and Terms & Conditions can be downloaded as a word document here, or as a pdf here & yn Gymreag yma (.doc) & yma (.pdf) Please send the completed application form, and up to six images to

Three awards on the occasion of the Pavilion Open Art Exhibition 2016 will be awarded:

PACL Chair Award (Financial award for furthering the career of an excellent artist, awarded by Professor Tony Hazell, Chair of Penarth Arts & Crafts Ltd)

Visitors Choice Award (Six month display of the winning work in Penarth Pier Pavilion, awarded on the basis of votes cast by visitors throughout the exhibition)

Pavilion Periscope Award (Solo Exhibition held in 2017, awarded by the Selectors to an exceptional, emerging artist, exhibiting in Penarth Pier Pavilion for the first time)

The submission fee is £10.00 for three images, or £20.00 for six images. The submission fee goes directly towards supporting Penarth Pier Pavilion, allowing us to continue providing art exhibitions for free to the public.

Earlier Event: 29 February
CCA Emerging Curator Program 2016