This open exhibition will celebrate the influence and inspiration of literature and language on the visual arts.
We encourage Artists to explore this interesting and inspiring topic in a broad range of styles, materials and interpretations. A variety of lit fest inspired creative and musical events will also be taking place at the gallery throughout the exhibition.
Please visit the gallery website - www.willowgallery.co.uk - and Lit Fest website - www.oswestrylitfest.co.uk for further information.
You can find further information about entering artwork into the 'Painting with Words' exhibition below. Contact the Willow Gallery for an entry pack, which can also be downloaded from the gallery website.
Painting with Words Exhibitors Information:
Summary: An open exhibition celebrating the influence and inspiration of literature and language on the visual arts. This special exhibition is running in connection with the Oswestry Lit Fest,
Key themes for inspiration: Literature, language, storytelling, prose, poetry, song lyrics, sung and spoken word,. Myths, legends and local history. Calligraphy, illuminated manuscripts, typesetting, print, bookbinding, paper and print.
Media: Open to all media: paintings, sculpture, original prints, textiles, drawing, ceramics, glass and metal work, photography, etc.
Description: This exhibition will run for 6 weeks. Artists can submit single pieces or a series of work, submission fees are according to the space used rather than the number of works submitted. The gallery will be responsible for hanging all artwork.
Entry Form: Title your postal application /email: Painting with Words Exhibition 2014. Please send example (JPEG) images of work with the title or post images of your artwork. A list of the works you wish to exhibit and the dimensions on the form. Submission fee is required to be paid with the entry form. Please indicate any special requests or enquires about hanging unusual work.
Please send your application and direct any enquiries about this opportunity to:
The Willow Gallery CIC
56 Willow Street
Subject: Painting with Words Exhibition