Open 2015

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Wessex artists exhibited 2D work in a variety of media for the sixth Dorchester Arts Open Exhibition.

Work chosen by the selection panel was shown from Saturday 9 to Friday 22 May 2015 in the Studio Gallery at Dorchester Arts Centre.


  • Free entry for a solo exhibition in Dorset Art Weeks 2016 and promotional support for this show (venue to be determined in discussion with the winning artist)
  • An Evolver feature
  • £250 cash
  • Selected works will be considered for inclusion in a Dorset Visual Arts ‘Interrogating…’ exhibition

Selection panel:

Fernando Velazquez (DA Open 2013 exhibition prize winner)

Mark Tattersall (DA Artistic Director and DVA Board Member)

Sandy Kirkby (Festival Producer, B Side)

Angela Blackwell (Gallery curator, Thelma Hulbert Gallery)

Suzy Rushbrook (Programme Curator & Membership Manager, DVA and DA Board Member)


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Call: 01305 266926