How to Submit

ALL work must be submitted online. Pre-selection from online entries will take place, after which pre-selected entries should be delivered to Mall Galleries, London, for final selection:

- Upload images of work at between Monday 19 June and Friday 22 September 2017, 12 noon [Note: Images must be in JPEG format and under 5MB]

- Check on Friday 29 September, from 12 noon, to see if your work has been pre-selected

- If pre-selected and submitting from the mainland UK, deliver your work on Saturday 28 October, 10am - 5pm, to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5BD

- Check on Thursday 2 November, from 12 noon, to see if your work has been accepted to the exhibition

- If unaccepted, collect your work from Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5BD on Saturday 4 November, 10am - 5pm

Important Dates:

Submission opens: Monday 19 June 2017, 12 noon

Submission closes: Friday 22 September, 12 noon

Pre-selection: Monday 25 September

Pre-selection notification: Friday 29 September, 12 noon

Receiving Day (within UK): Saturday 28 October, 10am - 5pm

Acceptance notification: Thursday 2 November, 12 noon

Unaccepted collection: Saturday 4 November, 10am - 5pm

Receiving Day (outside UK): Friday 26 January 2018, 10am - 5pm

Exhibition open: Wednesday 31 January, 10am - 5pm 

Exhibition closes: Saturday 17 February, 1pm







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