Exhibition: Salford Summer Show - The Open [1]

The Open [1] exhibition
Date and time: 
Saturday, 21 July 2018 to Sunday, 11 November 2018
Entry is free to the museum and all our exhibitions
Suitable for: 

As part of our Royal Academy 250 celebrations, we are launched an exciting opportunity open to all artists living, working, studying or were born in Salford to show their work as part of this exhibition.


Prize Winner: First

‘From the Coastal Path’
Kate Downes
Etching and aquatint
£250 cheque
Inspiration behind piece- tranquillity and quiet observation of isolated scenery. Shaped etching plate is inspired by Renaissance art works.

Prize Winner: Runner up (sponsored by the University of Salford Art Collection)

‘Old House at Home’ from the series Time Called
Adam Heiss and Martene Rourke
Prize is that is will be bought and acquired for the University of Salford Art Collection.
Inspiration behind piece- How our economy dictates the social construct of our society and how this reflects visibility. The style of our image making has been inspired by ‘New Topographics’ photographers.

Prize Winner: Runner up (sponsored by Contemporary Six)

‘Spanish Afternoon’
John McLaughlin
Coloured Pencil
Prize is £75 Cass Art vouche