The SWA seeks works of the highest standard within its specific field

The SWA continues to promote female artists and prides itself on the very diverse nature of the work shown during our Annual Open Exhibition from both our non-members and our members.


Key Dates

Artist Entry Dates

  • Open for Entry: 6 March 2020
  • Entry Deadline Date: 26 June 2020
  • Entry Deadline Time: Midnight

Digital Selection Dates

  • Selection Deadline: 26 June 2020
  • Selection Notification: 3 July 2020
  • Artwork Delivery:  25 July 2020

Final Selection Dates

  • Hand in (not 3D works): 25 July 2020
  • Selection Notification: 28 or 29th July 2020
  • Unselected Artwork Collected:  30 July 2020

Exhibition Dates

  • Delivery of 3D works: 21 September 2020
  • Exhibition Open:  23 September 2pm
  • Collection of unsold work: 3 October 2020

Entry Pricing

Standard Prices

£16 per artwork up to 6 artworks.

Concession Price for Artists Under 36

£8 per artwork up to 6 artworks.


Full details on how to enter