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Big Art Show 2024

August 30 @ 10:00 am - November 16 @ 4:00 pm

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The Big Art Show, Paisley is one of Scotland’s largest open entry art exhibitions.

Exhibition runs Friday 30th August – at 16th November 2024

Call for entries will open 1st March

Launched in 2022 it featured nearly 1000 artworks from all over the UK as well as artwork from Europe & Asia.  In 2023 the show doubled in size and from over 2400 entries we displayed 1712 artworks. Work accepted includes painting, drawing, photography, textiles, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media, installation art, digital, film, video and sound.  Prizes are awarded and most work is for sale. A full-colour souvenir catalogue is produced.

Upwards of 12,500 visitors are expected. The show is organised by Outspoken Arts Scotland Ltd, A Scottish Charity SC023620, in conjunction with Art Paisley Ltd, a panel of professional artists, who select the work and manage the volunteers who help hang the show.  Art Paisley selectors will offer a number of Prizes and work closely with other arts organisations developing creative partnerships with upcoming talent.

Details

Start:
August 30 @ 10:00 am
End:
November 16 @ 4:00 pm
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Organiser

Outspoken Arts Scotland
Phone
01418471122
Email
contact@outspokenarts.org
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Venue

The Art Department
2-10 Causeyside Street
Paisley, PA1 1UQ United Kingdom
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Phone
01418471122
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