For Artists

How to Submit Work

We welcome submissions from artists and makers based in the UK - see below for details of the exhibitions we are currently inviting entries for and how to apply.

It's free to exhibit at Obsidian - the gallery charges NO ENTRY or HANGING FEE. We take a fixed commission percentage on any sales we make on your behalf.


Spring Collection

6 April to 28 April 2019
An open exhibition with a broad theme / feel of Spring - colours, subject matter, etc. All 2d and 3d mediums welcome - painting, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc.

Entry deadline: Friday 22 March
Please email from 1 to 10 images along with details on title, medium, size & proposed selling price, plus your Artist Biography (& Artist Statement if you have one) to trisha@obsidianart.co.uk

Summer Collection

13 July to 8 Sept 2019
An open exhibition with a broad theme / feel of the season of Summer - colours, subject matter, feel etc. All 2d and 3d mediums welcome - painting, illustration, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, etc.

Entry deadline: Friday 7 June
Please email from 1 to 10 images along with details on title, medium, size & proposed selling price, plus your Artist Biography (& Artist Statement if you have one) to trisha@obsidianart.co.uk


British-based artists & makers are invited to submit entries to any of the exhibitions above. We welcome all media - 2d & 3d painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, glass, jewellery, textiles, wood, metal, photography, etc, etc. We prefer you to send your images via email, but please keep the emails to a maximum of 2 to 3MB. Email a selection of your work to trisha@obsidianart.co.uk along with details on media, sizes and prices and an artist biography.

Please be patient as we receive many requests, so it may take us a while to get back to you.