The panel is looking for original wall based artwork of any discipline, which must have been made in the last 2 years.
Entries will be judged by their expert panel, with around 140 being selected for the exhibition.
On the panel for the 2017 Open Exhibition are:
- Hannah Obee, Exhibitions Curator, Chatsworth
- Geoff Diego Litherland, Artist
- Lucy Phillips, Director, Leicester Print Studio
- The Harley Prize: £750 and a solo exhibition alongside the next Open Exhibition
- Judges Prize: £500 – Sponsored by The Welbeck Estates Company Ltd
- The People’s Prize: £250 – Sponsored by Child First, Welbeck
- The Storycatchers Prize: £250
- Welbeck Farm Shop Prize: Luxury Hamper
- The School of Artisan Prize: A weekend course
Additional prizes may also be awarded.
The Open Exhibition will open on 24 June until 20 August 2017.