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3 October 2019 – 27 October 2019

From 3-27 October 2019 Kettle’s Yard will present an exciting exhibition of new art by artists living or working in or near Cambridge. Works for the exhibition will be chosen from an Open Call by a selection panel chaired by Andrew Nairne OBE, Director of Kettle’s Yard.

The selection panel will include Amy Botfield, Arts Council England; Guy Haywood, Curator, Kettle’s Yard; Issam Kourbaj, Artist; Harriet Loffler, Curator of the New Hall Art Collection at Murray Edwards College, and Kettle’s Yard committee member Sabine Jaccaud, AstraZeneca.

Occupying the new galleries and other spaces across Kettle’s Yard, the exhibition will encompass painting, sculpture, photography, performance and mixed media, reflecting the breadth of contemporary art today.

To enter, you must be an artist aged 18 or over who is living, studying or working in Cambridgeshire or within a 20 mile radius of Kettle’s Yard.

For full details please read the Terms and Conditions of Entry.


You may submit between 2-4 works for consideration. All works must have been completed within the last 3 years. All media will be considered.

Submissions can be made via an online portal. A link to the portal will appear here at 9am on Monday 6 May.

Submissions open: 9am, Monday 6 May 2019

Submissions close: 11.59pm, Sunday 2 June 2019

Submitting work is free of charge.

Please read carefully the Terms and Conditions of Entry. If you have any questions please send them by email

Click here to submit online now.

Terms and Conditions

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For your submission to be considered, you must be an artist living, studying or working in Cambridgeshire, or within a 20 mile radius (straight line distance) from Kettle’s Yard, Castle Street, CB3 0AQ. Please see the map below to check that your address is eligible.


Artists who are or are not selected to be a part of the exhibition will be contacted via email by Monday 24 June at the latest.