Annual Open Exhibition

29 October – 8 November


The Institute of East Anglian Artists Open Exhibition is held annually at The Gallery, Holt, North Norfolk, and is open for submissions by any artist within East Anglia.
 
The IEA represents the best emerging and established artists in the region (IEA region map).
 
The route to IEA membership is via successful submission to the Open Exhibition on this and subsequent years. We are proud to have a long-standing relationship with The Gallery Holt, whose refurbished contemporary gallery has also hosted exhibitions of work by ROI and RI members. 

 

SUBMISSIONS OPEN

Friday 1 July 2022 (9am)

 

SUBMISSIONS CLOSE

Monday 19th September 2022 (5pm)

No works submitted after this date/time will be considered and any fees paid are non-refundable.


PROVISIONAL SELECTION

Thursday 22 September 2022 (10am – 4pm)

All selection decisions must be regarded as final.


NOTIFICATIONS – successful artists only

Thursday 29 September 2022 (from 10am)

If the number of your work appears in the NOTIFICATION AREA on this page (see below), then that work must be delivered to The Gallery during the date period given below.

All works provisionally selected will be considered for inclusion in the exhibition at the hanging stage, subject only to questions of space and the need to present the best possible show. Any works which have been provisionally selected but can’t be fitted into the exhibition will be retained by The Gallery to show interested parties and to replace works sold and removed. All selection decisions must be regarded as final.

 

DELIVERY OF SELECTED WORKS

Between Monday 17 – Saturday 22 October inclusive (11am – 3pm)

 

THE EXHIBITION OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

Open daily from Saturday 29 October -up to & including Tuesday 8 November

Open Daily 10am – 4pm (Sundays 11am – 3pm)

Private View (Members & Guests) Friday 28 October (tbc)

 

THE EXHIBITION CLOSES TO THE PUBLIC

Tuesday 8 November – 2pm

 

COLLECTION OF UNSOLD WORKS

Between Monday 14 –  Saturday 19 November inclusive (11am – 3pm)

PLEASE NOTE: If any artworks are not collected within this period the artist concerned will be subjected to storage fees at The Gallery’s standard term currently at £10 per day per item.


We are looking forward to presenting a fantastic exhibition, with your support.

Questions? Then please drop us a line,
we will answer as soon as possible.
(questions/answers may be used in future FAQs)
 
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FAQs
 
Q) Can I submit work at any time?
A) Any work can be submitted digitally from the opening date of 1 July 2022.
 
Q) Can I change my work after I have submitted it?
A) This is entirely at the discretion of The Gallery, please email your request to IEA ADMIN in the first instance and we will liaise with The Gallery on your behalf to cancel and exchange. Please note that there would be no refund of the cancelled item and a new fee would be payable for the replacement.
 
Q) I submitted a piece of artwork, which I have subsequently sold, how do I exchange/cancel?
A) Please email IEA ADMIN with details and we will liaise with The Gallery on your behalf to cancel and exchange. Please note that there would be no refund of the cancelled item and a new fee would be payable for the replacement.
 

NOTIFICATION AREA

<Results posted Thursday 29 September 2022 as soon as they are available>

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If the number of your work appears in this list then that work must be delivered to The Gallery during the date period given above.

All works provisionally selected will be considered for inclusion in the exhibition at the hanging stage, subject only to questions of space and the need to present the best possible show.

Any works which have been provisionally selected but can’t be fitted into the exhibition will be retained by The Gallery to show interested parties and to replace works sold and removed