Open Call: Art Beyond Sight, Art with a Heart

Deadline: Sunday 7 February 2016.

Call for Artists: Art Beyond Sight

We are seeking artistic entries that explore vision, colour blindness and visual impairment. We are particularly interested in artwork that can be experience by both sighted individuals and those with sight loss.

Artwork Criteria
Artists can enter up to three pieces of work at the cost of £2 per piece. Artists who wish to enter more than 3 or a series of work then please contact

Artwork can be on the theme of:
Vision and Perception
Colour Blindness
‘The Gaze’
Visual Impairment including blindness.
Sensory Disabilities
Or anything else that may relate to the theme of ‘Art Beyond Sight’.

We are particularly interested in artists who create tactile and engaging work that can be experienced by those with visual impairments and those who have able vision.


How to Enter
You can enter in three ways
Apply Online from the website
Download an Entry Form and email to
Collect a form directly from Art with a Heart, 82-84 George Street, Altrincham, WA14 1RF.
Please read the Terms and Conditions before entering.

Important Dates
18 December 2015- Open Call Launched
7 February 2016- Deadline for entries
13-14 February 2016- All artists contacted about outcome of initial entry
17-28 February 2016- Delivery of artwork to Art with a Heart, 82-84 George Street, Altrincham, WA14 1RF.
2 March- Installation of exhibition
3-6 March- Collection of unselected work
3 March-24 April- Exhibition Duration
28 April-1st May- Artwork Collection.

For full details, visit the website.