Welcome to the Big Art Show, Paisley – a large-scale public exhibition, housed at The Art Department.
- The Big Art Show 2022 ran from Friday 26th August and closed Saturday 26th November 2022.
- The Big Art Show will return in 2023 & 2024. Dates similar to above will be announced soon.
- Entry is free to any artist, in any medium, any work suitable for exhibition, aged 8+.
- Call for Entries will be announced in February 2023.
The Big Art Show 2022 programme included
- 10,227 visitors
- Artwork Sales of £35k
- 93 days of exhibition.
- 12 weeks of creative learning activities, twice-weekly classes in a number of disciplines for over 1,000 participants.
- Schools visits and creative workshops
- Awards & Prizes for artists and work of merit.
- Large opening party for up to 650 guests.
- Volunteering opportunities for local people.
- For more information, please click on any of the following links, and for a guide on how to find us – Visit
- You can also follow us on Facebook & Twitter @bigartshow
Welcome to the Big Art Show, Paisley’s largest ever open art exhibition. […]
An opening song by Edugie Clare Robertson and artwork by Dominic Snyder […]
Foreword by Rowena Comrie PPAI, Eòghann MacColl, Jamie McAteer & Olivia Turner […]
Information on selectors and exhibition organisers. […]
A-Z List of Artists appearing in the Big Art Show 2022 […]
Featured Artists displaying Art in the Windows […]
A selection of work by members of the Society of Scottish Artists […]
Big Art Show Exhibition Catalogue 2022 […]
Price List for artworks on sale in the Big Art Show. […]
A list of all Prizewinners for The Big Art Show. […]
Details for artists and purchasers on collecting works after the exhibition closes. […]