Handmade Oxford - Open Call - Textiles in Practice Feature

Opportunity Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 23:45

Handmade Oxford - Open Call - Textiles in Practice Feature


EVENT: Handmade Oxford - The International Contemporary Arts Festival 

DATES: Thursday 25 - Sunday 28 June 2020 

OPENING TIMES: Thursday - Saturday 10am - 5pm / Sunday 10am - 5pm 

VENUE/ADDRESS: Waterperry Gardens, Oxford OX33 1LA


Are you a maker working in textiles?

Does your work focus on sustainable living?

Are you comfortable demonstrating your work?

We are seeking artists and makers who are exploring sustainable techniques and materials within their practice. You will be the focal point in our highly curated section within Handmade Oxford - The International Arts Festival. Priority will be given to artists/makers working in textiles as a medium, but artists working in other material will be considered. 

We do advise applying early before the application deadline of 31st March 2020. 

The Event

Attracting over 7,500 consumer visitors in its first year Handmade Oxford - The International Contemporary Arts Festival returns to Waterperry Gardens, expanding with exciting new features and site plan, showcasing the very best of contemporary crafts, interiors and lifestyle, fine art and print,exhibitor led demonstrations and introducing artisan food. 

Once again partnering with Ashmolean, Arts Thread, The Arts Society, Waterperry Gardens and many other organisations and we seek established, new and recent graduate contemporary craft makers and artists who want to gain capturing new buyers, gaining commissions through the benefit of meeting our informed visitors face to face.

 Visit handmadeinbritain.co.uk/oxford for full details on how to apply and to complete the online application form.