Event Type

Call for Applications: Craft NI Gallery

Calls for Makers 01-Sep-2020 - 14-Sep-2020

CRAFT NI is the sector lead body for Craft in Northern Ireland. Our gallery is located on Royal Avenue in Belfast and showcases a wide range craft and applied art by local makers.

The gallery (formerly Space Craft) opened in 2007 and is designed to be a focal point for the commissioning, exhibition, promotion and sale of Craft.

This is a great opportunity for makers to promote and sell their work, in Belfast's vibrant Cathedral Quarter with an established craft audience.
Before submitting this application, please read the Information, Terms and Conditions carefully: http://www.craftni.org/crafnigallery-terms-and-conditions
For any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us: gallery@craftni.org
Application Deadline | Monday, 14 September 2020, 5pm
Notification | Monday, 28 September 2020
Delivery of Work | From week beginning 5 October 2020



Applications are subject to a Selection Process and selection will be made on the APPLICATION FORM and SUPPORTING MATERIALS alone.

You should not assume that the Selection Panel know who you are or what you make.

Applications will be marked on the quality and programme criteria below:

Essential Quality Criteria:

All work must:

1- Demonstrate a high standard of technical skill and design

2- Be well presented and constructed and not mass produced

3- Not reproduce or restore but be innovative in its use of materials, aesthetic vision and/or processes

4- Reflect the signature of the individual maker

Essential Programme Criteria:

1- The maker is based on, or originally from the Island of Ireland.

2- All work is made by the individual maker and not outsourced. Small batch production under direct supervision of the maker is also allowed.

3- Work must be a recognised craft discipline, for details please click here.