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Welcome to our Exhibitions & Art Events

 

Sidmouth Society of Artists have a varied and interesting programme of events throughout the year for members to display & sell their work. Members are able to exhibit their work in our annual prestigious Summer 'Festival of Art' Exhibition, as well as display artwork in our  'Art in the Theatre' rolling Exhibition within the 'Manor Pavilion Theatre and Arts Centre'.

Key dates...

Entry Forms to be submitted no later than Wednesday 11th June

Handing In Day - Wednesday 29th June  - Kennaway House - 10am - 12 noon

Private View Evening - Thursday 30th June  -  From 7 - 9pm

Open to the Public from - Friday 1st July between 10am - 4.30pm

Collection of unsold artworks from 3pm - 5pm (NOT BEFORE-All Pictures required to be signed out) on Wednesday 13th of July, please note that the exhibition will close at 3.00pm on this day.

All Members will receive the Exhibition rules and guidelines in the post.

Festival of Art - Annual Summer Exhibition 2022

This event has now taken place and was a great success, thank you to all involved.

Looking forward to 2023 when we can do it all over again...

We have a wonderful and well attended annual summer exhibition held at the historic Kennaway House in Sidmouth. Artists may exhibit original artworks, unframed artworks and more recently 3D works (including sculptures). Each year a piece of work is selected for the 'Marion Ovens' award during the official opening of the exhibition and all pieces are eligible for the 'Peoples Choice' vote.

This year (2022) Members are able to submit up to five framed paintings and three unframed paintings for the browser (not prints), however the fifth framed painting will be held in reserve and must be securely packaged, wrapped and labelled, please refer to this years 'Exhibition Submission guidelines' for further information.

 

Entry forms inviting all SSA members to exhibit in the 'Summer Exhibition' will be sent in the post ...... So what do you need to know?

 

Details for the 2022 Summer Exhibition...

Our 2022 exhibition will take place between Friday 1st July and Wednesday 13th July and all members exhibiting will be required to fulfil nominated stewarding duties, namely one full day, or three shifts comprising 2 hours each. A final stewarding list will be available prior to the Exhibition.

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Festival of Art - Annual Summer Exhibition 2021

We have a wonderful and well attended annual summer exhibition held at the historic Kennaway House in Sidmouth. Artists may exhibit original artworks, unframed artworks and more recently 3D works (including sculptures). Each year a piece of work is selected for the 'Marion Ovens' award during the official opening of the exhibition and all pieces are eligible for the 'Peoples Choice' vote.

This year (2021) Members are able to submit up to five framed paintings and three unframed paintings for the browser, however the fifth framed painting will be held in reserve and must be securely packaged, wrapped and labelled, please refer to this years 'Exhibition Submission guidelines' for further information.

 

Entry forms inviting all SSA members to exhibit in the 'Summer Exhibition' will be sent in the post ...... So what do you need to know?

 

Details for the 2021 Summer Exhibition...

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Key dates...

Entry Forms to be submitted no later than Wednesday 23rd June

Handing In Day - Wednesday 30th June  - Kennaway House - 10am - 12 noon

Private View Evening - Thursday 1st July  -  From 7 - 9pm

Open to the Public from - Friday 2nd July between 10am - 4.30pm

Collection of unsold artworks from 3pm - 5pm (NOT BEFORE-All Pictures required to be signed out) on Wednesday 14th of July, please note that the exhibition will close at 3.00pm on this day.

All Members will receive the Exhibition rules and guidelines in the post.

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Our 2021 exhibition will take place between Friday 2nd July and Wednesday 14th July and all members exhibiting will be required to fulfil nominated stewarding duties, namely one full day, or three shifts comprising 2 hours each. A final stewarding list will be available prior to the Exhibition and will be available to download from here.

This event has now taken place and was a great success, thank you to all involved.

Looking forward to 2022 when we can do it all over again...