Young Open 2019

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery

Sat 22 Jun 2019 - Sun 10 Nov 2019

After previous successful Young Open exhibitions, the highly aniticipated event is returning to celebrate young artist's work from Bradford. The Young Open provides an opportunity for artists 16 and under to submit their work to an open exhibition in Bradford's civic art gallery, Cartwright Hall.

The theme this year is: Be inspired by Peter Rabbit: Mischief and Mayhem exhibition in the gallery, which opens on the 18 May 2019. Read books by Beatrix Potter and look closely at our British wildlife.

Bring your artwork from home or teachers and community groups - submit a whole series!

Judges include Samantha Yates, stained glass artist and Christine Halsall, Chair of the Friends of Bradford Art Galleries and Museums.

The Friends of Bradford Art Galleries and Museums are proud sponsors of the Young Open 2019. This year they will choose one of the winning entries to feature on a greetings card to be published by the Friends and to be sold at various locations around Bradford.

By including Bradford's diverse communities and younger age categories the outcome will explore various medium and imagery/design. The Young Open exhibition will appeal to all ages to share the pride of the young people of Bradford.

Please download your entry form from here or collect from the front desk or at any of our museum sites.

Prizegiving will be on Sunday 23 June 2019, 1 - 3pm - join the  summer party!

Have your face painted as a wonderful Beatrix Potter animal!

Free admission. All welcome.

Prizes courtesy of the Friends of Bradford Art Galleries and Museums.

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