Artists shortlisted as finalists will have their work exhibited at the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum, from Saturday October 12th until Sunday Oct 20th.
CASH PRIZES, details to follow.
Competition opens on Wednesday 1st May 2019 and closes on Friday 3rd August 2019
The subject this year for submitted art work is BLOWING IN THE WIND
All entries must be original, 2 dimensional, in any medium (watercolour, acrylic, oils, pastels, charcoal, pencil, pen, collage etc) but excluding photography.
The maximum size for entries is A1 (23.4 x 33.1 inches/594 x 841 mm)
Entries must be submitted by the closing date via up to 8×10 size photograph. Photographs should be posted to Lynda English, Lichfield Arts, Donegal House, Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LU, envelope clearly marked L2F Art Competition. The artist’s name, address, phone number and email address if available, must be printed clearly on the back of each photograph.
Entries can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org but must be in a format to be easily printed up to 8×10 and must contain all details of the artist as above.
A shortlist will be drawn up from the photographs submitted and finalists notified by 6th September 2019. All shortlisted entries must be framed to allow them to be hung.
All finalists will have their work exhibited at the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum form Saturday 12 Oct to Sunday 20 October. Prizes will be presented by the Mayor of Lichfield, Mrs Deborah Baker, at the museum 11.30 – 12.00hrs on Saturday 19 October.