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Secret Postcard Show – Call for Submissions

The Old Lock Up Gallery, Cromford, Derbyshire
Secret Postcard Show – Call for Submissions

The Old Lock Up Gallery has announced its inaugural Secret Postcard Show – a fundraising show for the future development of the gallery. The event will raise money for Arts Emergency, who help talented students from under-represented backgrounds overcome inspirational and practical barriers to flourish as critical, creative adults. Entries are open to both established + aspiring artists from all over the world. All submissions received will be included in the exhibition, from collage, painting + print through to textiles, sketches +m illustration. The aim is to create a diverse and visually appealing mix of work. All artwork will be priced at £15, so this is a perfect opportunity for visitors, friends of the gallery and aspiring art collectors to acquire an original piece of art at an affordable price.

Postcards/Art work will also be available to purchase online via our Facebook page. 15% of the money raised will go directly to Arts Emergency and the remaining funds raised will be used for the development of the gallery. There is no entry fee.

How to enter: Send your artwork/postcard to:
The Old Lock Up Gallery, 19 The Hill, Swifts Hollow, Cromford, Derbyshire, DE4 3RF
Entry requirements: Art work must be produced on good quality paper, card etc – size: 17.5 x 12.5cms. On the opposite side please write the title of the work, sign it and print your name and date. Place entry in a handwritten stamped addressed envelope to the above address.

If you’d like any further information about the postcard show please email:

For further information on Arts Emergency follow this link:
**DEADLINE: 28 August 2017