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Current Opportunities

The Chapel Gallery advertises Exhibition, Event, Education and Arts Development opportunities through these pages.

 

West Lancashire Open Exhibition 2016

WHAT: Annual Open Exhibition
WHO: Artists working in any media wishing to exhibit.
WHEN: Work is exhibited from 16 July to 7 September 2016
DEADLINE: Delivery dates are Friday 1 or Saturday 2 July between 10am and 4.30pm

 

Contact Gallery Staff for an Entry Form or click here to download the digital version:Open 2016 Entry Form.pdf

 

Makers Markets

WHAT: Makers' Markets
WHO: Anyone selling handmade, upcycled or homebaked wares
WHEN: Every Saturday from 7 May
DEADLINE: Ongoing.
Please contact Jane Coyle at the Chapel Gallery to request further information or email jane.coyle@westlancs.gov.uk

 

Click here to download the event flyer: Makers Markets.pdf

 

Skelmersdale Landscapes

WHAT: A photography competition.

Photos can show any scenes from Skelmersdale - from the built up areas in the town centre and residential streets to the wilder, more rural places.

All appropriate entries to the competition will be exhibited in the new pop up gallery.

Photos can be produced by camera or phone as long as they are good enough quality to print. We ask for jpg's - ONE per entrant - at approximately 1mb file size.

CATEGORIES:

• Adults (16 and over): The photographer in this category whose image receives the most visitor votes will be awarded £100.
• Young Person Category (under 16): The photographer in this category whose image receives the most visitor votes will be awarded gift vouchers.

WHO: Anyone wishing to exhibit their photograph of Skelmersdale.

WHEN: Photographs will be exhibited from early June 2016.

WHERE: Pop-Up Gallery at Unit 116, Sandy Lane Centre, Skelmersdale, Lancashire WN8 8LH
DEADLINE: Photographs must be emailed by Saturday 28 May.

TO ENTER: Please email ONE jpg image per entrant (around 1mb file size) to chapel.gallery@westlancs.gov.uk by Saturday 28 May.

The winner of the competition will be decided by visitors who will vote for their favourite.

All entrants will be invited to the special Private View of the exhibition.

 

Exhibition/Showcase Proposal Form

WHAT: General showcase submission application.
WHO: Artists working in any media wishing to exhibit.
WHEN: Ongoing.
DEADLINE: Ongoing.
Please download the doc and send the completed form with a c.v., artist's statement and a selection of images via email (jpg’s) or hard copies to Ruth Owen, Gallery Officer, Chapel Gallery, St. Helens Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 4QR or ruth.owen@westlancs.gov.uk

 

Click here to download the application/proposal form:
Exhibition Proposal Form.doc

 

Retail Opportunity - Contemporary Craft Shop WHAT: Contemporary craft including ceramics, glassware and jewellery for sale in the Contemporary Craft Shop.
WHO: Artists working in ceramics, glass or jewellery.
WHEN: Ongoing.
DEADLINE: Ongoing.
Please send a c.v. or artists statement and a selection of approximately 6 images via email (jpg’s), CD or prints to Joanne Nicholson, Gallery Administration Officer, Chapel Gallery, St. Helens Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 4QR or jane.coyle@westlancs.gov.uk.