Kirkby Gallery: 19th Knowsley Open Art Exhibition
Venue: Kirkby Gallery
Dates: 20/09/2021 - 20/11/2021
Times: 10:00 - 17:00
19th Knowsley Open Art Exhibition
20th September – 20th November 2021
Opening times: Monday to Friday: 10am to 5pm (last entry at 4.30pm)
Saturday: 10am to 1pm (last entry at 12.30pm)
Exhibition opens to the public: Monday 20 September 2021
Private View: Thursday 16 September, 4.30 – 6.30pm in Kirkby Gallery
Kirkby Gallery, First floor of The Kirkby Centre, Norwich Way, Kirkby, Knowsley, L32 8XY
Knowsley Open (Adult winners) – 1st prize: £150, 2nd prize: £75, 3rd prize: £25 in Rennies vouchers Knowsley Open (Young Artist winners) – three prizes of specially boxed art materials
Visitors to the exhibition have the opportunity to cast 2 votes on the same voting card for their favourite artworks on display; one vote for an artwork by an adult, and one for a young artist (under 18), as indicated by a coloured label. One voting card per visitor. These prizes are awarded at the end of the exhibition.
The Reg Robinson Prize – This is a special award in recognition of local artist Reg Robinson who passed away in 2013. Reg was a wonderful painter and entered every one of the Open Art exhibitions from its outset in 2000. This prize will be awarded to a selected artwork which echoes the skills and creativity that was embodied in Reg’s artwork. This award will be for £50 in Rennies vouchers and given out at the Private View.
The Adult Disability Service Prizes – New for 2021, there are three prizes of specially boxed art materials for the most popular artworks from service users.