The Royal West of England Academy in Bristol is currently preparing for their Biannual drawing exhibition Drawn. The show aims to “explore the boundaries of drawing and celebrate it as both an autonomous discipline and an interdisciplinary tool.”
The image above is from the 2015 exhibition, and shows Sea Mark (silver), by Tania Kovats, and is provided courtesy of Sidney Cooper Gallery and the RWA.
Entries are invited from artists who draw or explore the concept of drawing in their work. Submissions are open until 5pm on 15th March 2017, so if you still have a chance of being part of it.
As well as the opportunity to have your work showcased in the exhibition, prizes for Drawn include the following:
- The Theresa Knowles Travel Bursary which offers a bursary of £1,500 to go to Italy to make new work.
- The Student Prize – a month long exhibition at Hidden
- Work on Paper Prize – £400 of printing and framing courtesy of Niche Frames.
All applicants must apply online, submitting images using the Online Exhibition Submission System.
Find full details here: www.rwa.org.uk/artists/open-exhibitions/drawn-artist-information. Good luck!