Wirksworth Festival Art Trail 2023

22 March 2023

Deadline: April 30, 2023

The Wirksworth Festival Art Trail are open for applications. Taking place on the 9th and 10th of September 2023, Wirksworth, based in Derbyshire hosts over 100 artists and receives over 4,000 visitors.

The exhibition spaces are in a range of buildings throughout Derbyshire, and the trail focuses on giving artists and creatives a chance to meet customers face-to-face, talk about your practice, make sales and build new relationships.

Applications are welcomed from contemporary artists and makers of any discipline (which are suitable for display in venues provided).

The trail also has two ‘Makers Markets’ which offer table top stalls suitable for smaller work e.g. jewellery, ceramics, textiles, glass etc.

There is also an opportunity to apply to be an artist in residence, creating a new body of work for the festival.


How to apply:

Please read carefully through the 2023 application pack before applying. This document covers information about venues, the selection process, application categories, fees and image requirements.

Find out more information here.

Applications are open until 5pm on Sunday 30th April.


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