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the open west 2015

The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum


16 May to 28 June


open daily - 9.30 to 5.15

free entry

awards announced at the private view 15 May


Curators' Award

Jonathan Wade




University of Gloucestershire Award

Tim Ridley





a day of artists talks

Saturday 23 May
10.00am to 5.00pm


the eight artists are from Canada and France, Cumbria, London, and Tewkesbury - each currently active in the fields of photography, animation, painting, sculpture and installation (see HERE for further information on participating artists).

numbers are limited, ticket bookings in advance please, either by PayPal or credit/debit card or email enquiries to info@theopenwest.org.uk

full price or student price




Sue Williams A'Court

Reginald Aloysius

Marcus Armitage

Beatrix Baker

Alex Burgess

Qiaoxi Chen

Eugenia Cuellar

Alison Dalwood

Alice Dunseath

Oliver Eglin

Anna Freeman Bentley

Noelle Gallagher

Maria Paz Garcia

Steph Goodger

Richard Goold

Tina Hage

Niki Hare

Ann-Marie James

Emily Joy

Trevor Kiernander

Shinwook Kim

Arnold Koroshegyi


Aiko Kubo

Christine Lucy Latimer

Iavor Lubomirov + Bella Easton

John McDonald

Anastasia Mina

Ben Jack Nash

Jinhee Park

Alex Ramsay

Ian Rayer-Smith

Tom Richardson

Tim Ridley

Tom Rodgers

Demetris Shammas

Tim Simmons

Richard Starbuck

Shahar Tuchner

Nicolas Vionnet

Jonathan Wade

Nicole Weisz

Deborah Westmancoat

Gillian Widden

Angela Li Zhenxiang



2015 panel - the open west curators Lyn Cluer Coleman and Sarah Goodwin, with artists Neville Gabie and Alastair Gordon


the open west is an annual open submission exhibition inviting work from national and international artists

practising contemporary and conceptual art


Work submitted includes painting, installation, film and sound, textile, photography,

ceramics, drawing, print, performance and sculpture


The Curators' Award and the University of Gloucestershire Award will be presented on the night of the private view


the open west 2015 offers opportunities for artists to participate in an education programme and artist talks



the open west 2015 is supported by The Wilson, University of Gloucestershire, The Cheltenham Trust and Griffith Clarke


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