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How to Submit Work

We welcome submissionsfrom artists and makers based in the UK - see below for details of the exhibitions we are currently inviting entries for and how to apply.

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It's free to exhibit at Obsidian - the gallery charges NO ENTRY or HANGING FEE. We take a fixed commission percentage on any sales we make on your behalf.

We Are Currently Inviting Entries For :-


Spring Collection
5 May - 29 May 2017
We are looking for art & designer craft in a broad range of media loosely themed around the season of Spring. All mediums welcome - painting, sculpture, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc.

Email from one to ten images with details on medium, size & price along with your biography.

Entry Deadline : 5 April




"Fantastic Creatures"
29 June - 3 September 2017
We are looking for illustrative work featuring creatures, be they fantastic or fantastical (or real!), to celebrate Aylesbury's first Children's Literary Festival. All mediums welcome - painting, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc.

Email from one to ten images along with details on medium, size & price along with your biography.

Entry Deadline : 21 May



Summer Collection

29 June - 3 September 2017
To run alongside our 'Fantasic Creatures' Exhibition, we are looking for any work inspired by the English summer - coast, beach or summer meadows. All mediums welcome - painting, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc.

Email from one to ten images along with details on medium, size & price along with your biography.

Entry Deadline : 21 May



Artists Invited

13 October - 29 October 2017
We welcome any artist exhibition suggestions - a solo show or a group show - open or themed! Just email us your proposal for what you'd like to do. We don't charged any gallery hire fee, and the gallery will be fully staffed throughout, and we wil provide full support and market your exhibition to our extensive mailing lists. You just provide the idea & the art and we'll only take commission on sales! A fabulous opportunity! What exhibition would you like to put on here?!

Email us your ideas & what you'd like your involvement to be. If we don't already know you we'll also need to see a selection of images of your work, a guide to your selling price range, along with your biography.

Entry Deadline : 30 August



"Winter Wonders"

4 November - 31 December 2017
We're looking for all things wintry & Xmassy and magical!. All mediums welcome - painting, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc, and also hand-crafted Xmas gifts & Xmas decorations.

Email from one to ten images along with details on medium, size & price along with your biography.

Entry Deadline : 1 October








British-based artists & makers are invited to submit entries to any of the exhibitions above. We welcome all media - 2d & 3d painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, glass, jewellery, textiles, wood, metal, photography, etc, etc.
We prefer you to send your images via email, but please keep the emails to a maximum of 2 to 3MB. Email a selection of your work to trisha@obsidianart.co.uk along with details on media, sizes and prices and an artist biography.

Please be patient as we receive many requests, so it may take us a while to get back to you.



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Obsidian Art, Layby Farm, Old Risborough Road,
Stoke Mandeville, Bucks, HP22 5XJ.
Telephone: 01296 612150    email: info@obsidianart.co.uk

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