Call for entries – Get Fresh 2017

Get Fresh 2017
Exhibition of emerging designer-makers from the South West
Saturday 14 January – Sunday 5 March 2017

Can you answer YES to one of the following:

Did you graduate/ finish training no more than 5 years ago?

Are you self-taught and have started your career within the last 5 years?

In addition:
Are you resident in the South West?
Are you working in an area of craft (including photography, printmaking & sculpture) producing innovative, imaginative work coupled with a sensitive use of appropriate materials?
Can you demonstrate the potential to achieve the highest standards of workmanship and design, together with a clear sense of personal direction?

Now established as a key exhibition in the South West, the aim of Get Fresh is to celebrate and expose the commitment, diversity and outstanding craftsmanship of emerging designer-makers from the South West (Bath, Bristol & Somerset, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire). Supported by the Devon Guild of Craftsmen’s Associate Membership Scheme, Get Fresh will:

Profile the South West’s exceptional emerging makers
Celebrate commitment and diversity
Promote the Devon Guild’s Associate Membership Scheme
Award free Associate Membership for 1 year to selected exhibitors
Provide support & encouragement
Facilitate critical debate

Selection panel
Laura Wasley, Principal Lecturer – Contemporary Crafts, 3D Design and 3Es (Employability, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship), Plymouth College of Art
Saffron Wynne, Exhibitions Manager, Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Submission Deadline: 9.00am Monday 11 July 2016

Please submit via email: Statement, CV, Price list, 6 digital images of current work
Saffron Wynne, Exhibitions Manager
Applications via email will receive an acknowledgment; if you don’t receive one, please resend.

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