Chelmsford City Museums
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On Air: Chelmsford's Global Experiment Exhibition

Call for artists

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We are looking for artists to submit work that will go on display at the Open Art Exhibition starting in October 2021.

You can submit up to two pieces of work, and a panel of judges will select the best art for display at the exhibition.

Who can submit work?

If you live within the Chelmsford area, and are aged 18 years or over, you can submit your work for consideration.


What can be submitted?

Submitted work must be:

  • original

  • 2D

  • no bigger than 90cm by 90cm

  • securely framed and be fitted by the participant with mirror plates


We can't accept photographs.


When should work be submitted?

Submissions must be made in person between 10am and 3pm on Saturday 9 October 2021.

Each piece of art should be accompanied by an application form. 


Further information

You can view full rules of the competition.

You can download a form to submit a piece of art.

For more information visit the Friends of Chelmsford Museum website.

You can contact the museum on if you have any questions.

Exhibition dates

Exhibition 23 October 2021 to 2 May 2022. 

Submissions on Saturday 9 October 2021.


Submissions on Saturday 9 October 2021 between 10am and 3pm






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