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Artworks welcomes new applications from professional artists based in East Anglia (Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire), producing contemporary artwork in any media.

How to Apply

Read the two supporting documents and complete the application form (PDF).

Complete your Artworks application by typing into the PDF form. Return your completed application form by email to the address on the application form, to arrive by 31st January 2019. Do not send images or CVs with your completed application form.

Information about applying for membership of Artworks

For the first year, artists joining Artworks are guest members, and thereafter can apply for permanent membership. All artists’ applications are judged on the portfolio of work on selection day, there is no shortlisting or pre-selection. There is no fee to apply.

All contemporary artwork is considered, including, but not exclusively: painting and drawing (oil, acrylic, watercolour, collage, mixed media), original fine art printmaking (etching, lithography, woodcut, silkscreen), sculpture and 3D work, including stone, bronze, glass, ceramics, metalwork and multimedia. Work may be representational or abstract, narrative or conceptual – we are looking for professional artists whose artwork will enhance the high standard of artworks we showcase in our annual exhibition.

Complete your Artworks application by typing directly into the PDF form. Return your completed application form by email or post to the address provided on the application form, to arrive by Thursday 31st January 2019. Do not send photographs or CVs with your completed application form.

About Artworks (DOC, 113 KB)

Artworks application information and guidance (DOC, 72 KB)

Artworks application form 2019 (PDF, 126 KB)

After receipt of your application form, you will be invited to present a portfolio of your work in early February 2019 (date to be confirmed). You may include a professional resumé or CV, sketchbooks or photographs of artwork to support your presentation.  All artists’ applications are judged on the artworks they present on selection day, there is no pre-selection. For further enquiries about applying to Artworks, or advice on completing your application, please contact Eileen Revett, our membership secretary, using the form below:

Artworks Membership Enquiry Form

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