Our biennial exhibition is back! Artists from across the country are invited to apply for a chance to display their work at our popular exhibition, which has built up a reputation for presenting the best in contemporary art. Entries are accepted on any theme, from artists over the age of 16 who are based in the UK.
Bringing in days: 10 & 11 December 2021,10.30am to 5pm
Exhibition open: 7 January – 6 April 2022
Maggie Jackson, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Chester
Patricia MacKinnon-Day, Artist
Isabelle Weaver-Jones, Young Director, West Cheshire Museums
Elizabeth Montgomery, Senior Curator, West Cheshire Museums
Visitors’ Choice £100
The 14th Open Art Exhibition is dedicated to the memory of Peter Boughton, our Museums Keeper of Art who sadly passed away in 2019. Peter was passionate about everything he did, and he was particularly proud of the Open Art Exhibition. He set a very high standard, and we’re sure the pieces selected for this Open Art would also meet with his critical approval.