Open Call: Sculpture in Context 2023

22 March 2023

Deadline: April 9, 2023

Applications are open for Sculpture in Context 2023 taking place at the National Botanic Gardens in Dublin.

The annual exhibition is a key event for both public and private buyers of all levels, attracting a large public and critical audience.

Sculpture in context is open to all artists working in three dimensions in any medium. Proposals may be durable or time-based artworks, including performance or video.

How to apply:

Applications are made online here. You will need to submit:

  • 2 high resolution images or drawings for each proposed work in JPG format. (If you are photographing work with your mobile please ensure that you have selected a hi-res setting.)
  • Description of each piece to include materials used, dimensions in CM, proposed method of installation and edition numbers if applicable. (Max 100 words)
  • Statement about your piece and/or your artistic practice. (Max 75 words)
  • 2 images of previous work in JPG format.
  • Submission fee of €16 per entry payable online (maximum of 3 entries).

Important dates:

Exhibition takes place from Thursday 6th Sept to Friday 13th Oct 2023

Deadline to apply, Sunday 9th April.

Applicants will be notified in May.


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