February 19, 2018

Open Call | Sculpture in Context Exhibition 2018, Botanic Gardens (Submission Fee)

Application deadline: Thursday 5 April

Sculpture in Context Annual Open Exhibition 2018 will be held at the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin 9. The exhibition will run from 6th September to 19th October 2018.

Please note: Proposals must be accompanied by a fee of €12 if only one work is to be submitted, or a fee of €20 for more than one work. Up to 3 works may be submitted, the fee is non-refundable. There is a commission charged on sale of works on a scale from 20% to 5%. Artists are responsible for transport, insurance and installation of works.

Entry Forms and Conditions of Entry can be printed from the website at under Information for Artists. Submissions must be made on the official downloadable sheets only. Information submitted using any other forms will not be accepted. See here:

The submissions must convey the appearance of the proposed works. Photographs, and/or drawings of various aspects, for example, together with short (Typed A4) descriptions may be included. Please do not submit images on CD. Please also include 2 Photographs of previous work with your submission to help the selection process.

Applications by post only. Proposals with entry form and submission fee should be posted to Sculpture in Context, PO Box 10054, Dublin 16.

All enquiries regarding the exhibition and/or siting should be directed to Sculpture in Context Committee members at, and not to the National Botanic Gardens staff.

Open Call | Sculpture in Context Exhibition 2018, Botanic Gardens (Submission Fee)