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CALLING ALL ILLUSTRATORS! The Timberyard Ilustration Award is open for entries!
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Pencils at the ready, we’ve a very exciting competition to announce! We’ve teamed up with the coffee maestros at Timberyard to give you a chance to show your work at their inaugural Art Exhibition. This is a brilliant opportunity for your work to be a part of a exhibition in a busy Central London coffee shop… and as if that wasn’t enough, you could also win a selection of Nobrow books worth £100!

A few words from our friends at Timberyard-
“A show of vibrant contrasts and stimulating styles within three categories, each shown in adjoining rooms at TY Seven Dials in Covent Garden, Central London. The inaugural TY Art Exhibition will provide a platform to display artworks in a variety of mediums, formats and genres by amateur and emerging or established contemporary artists.

The TY Art Exhibition is a concept conceived and curated by Joe Faulkner, a barista by trade but also a talented photographer, who wants to encourage people from all backgrounds to engage and take part in art and photography at any level.  TY is excited to collaborate with Hotshoe Magazine and Nobrow Press who will both be lending their professional guidance and gifting competition prizes this year.”

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SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

For the first round of the selection process, amateur artists are asked to submit a digital image of their artwork online. For the next stage of the application process judges will shortlist entries for exhibition in The Communal Space and The Ground Floor at TY Seven Dials.  The exhibit will be on public view for a period of 6 months (when not in private use).  Submissions open on 1 June 2016 and the deadline for entry submissions is 31 July 2016. Finalists will be selected and the winner will be determined w/c 22 August 2016. Artists will be contacted and asked to deliver ‘exhibition ready’ artworks between 22-29 August 2016. Hanging will commence on 29 August 2016 in time for launch and Special Preview on 1 Sept 2016.

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The Prize
All shortlisted artwork will be hung as part of the new TY Art Exhibition (you will need to supply exhibition ready, printed and framed artwork). The exhibition will be on public display for a period of 6 months in The Communal Space and The Ground Floor at TY Seven Dials. All shortlisted artists will be invited to join us at the Special Preview on 1 Sept 2016.

We are also gifting this awesome selection of Nobrow books to the winning artist!

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To enter the NOBROW ILLUSTRATION EXHIBITION:
Send us your entry by email (details below)
Email: [email protected]
Subject: The NOBROW ILLUSTRATION EXHIBITION
Attach: a photo or scan of your illustration. Supporting text may be included if desired – please attach as a word document and limit text to a maximum of 500 words.
Please include: your full name, profession and age. Image be saved with file name in the following format Firstname_Lastname e.g (james_blogs) using Photoshop file ‘save for web’ and saved 900px on the longest side.
FREE TO ENTER. Maximum 3 entries per person.

GOOD LUCK!!

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