annual competitive exhibition – call for entries

Artists are warmly invited to submit work for consideration for the 2019 Courtyard Open exhibition – 9th to 27th April – our 14th annual event.

The Open provides a fantastic showcase for artists of all types from across the region and beyond to show their recent work.

Works are selected for inclusion by an independent judging panel, with awards for commended works and the ‘Best in Show’.


  • Best in Show prize £200
  • Special private view event – Tues 9th April
  • Submissions – 31st March – 3rd April
  • Discounted entry fees for Courtyard Arts members
  • conditions of entry
  • application form

Best in Show 2018 – ‘Figure with Icosamedron’, Gareth Morgan