Dates for the Pastel Society Call for Entries 2018 will be announced later this year

 

 




Final Selection for the Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2017 has been announced.

Accepted Works

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If your registration numbers are not listed, your work has not been accepted on this occasion.

Collection of unaccepted work: Thursday 12 January 2017, 10am to 5pm


Important Dates

Unsold collection: Thursday 9 March, 10am - 5pm


Conditions

Any artist over 18 may submit.

Acceptable media: Pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, pencil, conte, sanguine, or any dry media.

Submission fee: £15 per work (£10 per work for artists aged 35 or under).

Work must have been completed during the twelve months prior to the exhibition and not have been exhibited elsewhere.

Maximum of six works submitted. Maximum of four works selected.

Works should not be larger than 2.4m along the longest dimension.

All work must be for sale. Minimum price: £300.

Artists who are not resident in the UK but are resident in the EU are welcome to submit work. If your work is sold at the exhibition you have a responsibility to register and account for UK VAT with H.M. Revenue & Customs. Artists without a UK residence (known as 'NETPs' - non-established taxable persons) can find further details on 'NETP' status and how to register for VAT at www.hmrc.gov.uk, (HM Revenue & Customs Reference: Notice 700/1, Mar 2014) under the heading 'Should I be registered for VAT?' Please note: the registration process can take up to 4 weeks. Please address any questions you may have to the VAT Helpline on tel. no. 0300 200 3700 or Outside UK: +44 2920 501 261.

Artists sending work from abroad should use a picture carrier. Many artists use Picture Post as they offer a packing and delivery service for our exhibitions (we do not accept any liability for their services). Picture Post - Tel: 0044 (0)1302 711011 / Mobile: 07833 450788 /  Email: info@picturepostcompany.co.uk

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Prizes & Awards

There are a number of prizes and awards available to win, including:

Alfred Teddy Smith and Zsuzsi Roboz Prize The prize of £5,000 will be awarded to a young artist, aged 35 years or under, for traditional skills, used in an original way. All subject matter will be considered. The Judges will be encouraged to award the Prize to an artist who demonstrates a particular excellence in draughtsmanship and innovative thought. Pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, pencil, conte, sanguine, or any dry media are all acceptable. The award is to recognise Zsuzsi Roboz's enormous contribution to draughtsmanship.

Unison Colour Award - £500 for a young artist, aged 35 years or under, working in soft pastel

Derwent Sponsor's Award

NEW Contemporary Arts Trust Award of £1,000

NEW Jackson's Award - A full set of Handmade Soft Pastels in a wooden box (200 Pastels)

Unison Colour Product Award

Daler-Rowney Award

Royal Talens/Rembrandt Award

The Artist Magazine Award

Artists & Illustrators Magazine Award

The Pastel Society Artist Award

PS Catalogue Award 1st & 2nd Prize for a Non Member

Schmincke Award

Caran d'Ache Award

Buzzacott Award

Faber Castell Award

Frank Herring & Sons Award

The Annie Longley Award

Henri Roche Award


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