Open Call

Closing date: 03/11/2023

Deadline for this Open Call is 11:59pm BST on November 3rd, 2023.


Aire Place Studios presents tiny. A celebration of the little things in life.

We are filled with joyful wonder when we see miniature artworks and with the festive season just around the corner, this is perfect opportunity to get your work seen. Let’s fill this gallery with awe, curiosity, and sparkle.

We are looking for artists and creatives working with any medium with scaled down works but not limited to (painting, sculpture, photography, performance, video art, animation, film, documentaries, poetry, writing and beyond).

We charge a fee of £5 per artwork.
The exhibition will be open to the public for 2 week starting the 1st December – 15th December and includes a public opening event on Friday 1st December (1pm – 5pm).Works must be delivered / shipped to the gallery by Wednesday 29th November (all shipped work MUST include a prepaid return postage).

To Apply:

Please complete this Application Form and fill in our Equal opportunities form.

Terms and Conditions:

1. Works must be delivered to the gallery by Wednesday 29th November

2. All work must be original artwork, or limited edition prints to be part of the exhibition.

3. We charge a non-refundable fee of £5 per artwork.

4. We encourage exhibition artwork to be for sale. We charge 25% commission from any sales made during the exhibition. All proceeds from the tiny are used for the promotion and exhibition. Any additional funds are donated to APS Gallery for the continuation of the programme of exhibitions. If you would prefer not to sell your artwork, please mark it as NFS on the application.

5. If your artwork sells during the exhibition the artist will be notified and paid at the end of the exhibition. The artwork will be available to collect by the customer at the end of the exhibition.

6. Works must be delivered / shipped to the gallery by  Wednesday 29th November   (all shipped work MUST include a prepaid return postage)

7. All unsold work must be collected by Wednesday 20th December. Please note we have limited storage space so if work is not collected within agreed time frames there will be a storage cost of £2.50 per day.
Participants agree that any works left at Aire Place Studios after 30 days will be deemed unwanted and therefore be added to the charity auction lot list or disposed of.

8. APS Gallery are not liable for any loss or damage incurred to the artwork when exhibited or in storage and advises all artists to seek their own insurance.

9. All artworks must be hangable with our hanging system. You can find more information about our gallery here: https://www.aireplacestudios.com/tips-for-exhibitions/

10. Artists are invited to submit artworks which are not bigger than A5 ( 14.8cm x 21cm) including the frame.

Key Dates:

Applications Deadline – 3rd November
Successful Applications Notified – 10th November
Artwork Delivery Day – Wednesday 29th November (11am – 5pm)
Opening Event – 1st December (1pm – 5pm)
Open to the public – Fridays (11am – 5pm)
Collection of any unsold artworks – Wednesday 20th December

If you have any questions, please email: exhibitions@aireplacestudios.com